Mental load. We all have it, some of us get to share it. Others of us take it all on. Our advice? Hold a meeting and DROP THE BALL!
New parenthood can be incredibly tough - that's why you need your peeps! But does timing and geography mean instant support or are mums' groups just a Letdown? #theletdown
Nic & Dr Rach talk about how pregnancy and birth are depicted in comedy specials by two of the best - Amy Schumer and Ali Wong....and also go on about some guy called Russell.
We're baaaaaaccckkkkk! Season Two kicks off with a chat about Bluey, Grl Powr and family. Dr Rach makes Nic drink herbal tea.
Nic shares her fave film with Dr Rach (all the while panicking that Rach might not love it as much as she does). It's Parenthood!
CW: we discuss Netflix series Afterlife - so themes of death, suicide and drugs are explored - in a really uplifting way! :)
We're talking all things step....step-parents, step-kids, step-siblings. How do step-families work? Is the Brady Bunch all that? (and a bag of chips?)
We're recording on Mother's Day so what better to talk about than the wonder that is mums. Plus some shameless newborn royal discussion....because squidgy newborn deliciousness!
Nic & Dr Rach talk a little #auspol election but really focus on Wall. E and how really, you can be the change you want to see in the world - regardless of who the government is.
Episode One is when Rach & Nic work out how to use the mics
Episode Two is when Rach & Nic talk creativity, Pooh and play!
Episode Three is when Nic & Rach fangirl over Brene Brown and talk ticks. Ewww.
Episode Four has us talking creativity, Elizabeth Gilbert and a dubious Julia Roberts sighting....
Episode Five sees Nic & Rach discuss the joy (pun totally intended) of Pixar's "Inside Out" - and why it's so important to feel the feels....
Episode Six sees Rach & Nic talk the phenomenon that is Hannah Gadsby's Nanette - & Perinatal Mental Health Week
Dr Rach & Nic discuss the phenomenon that is Jada Pinkett-Smith's Facebook series, "Red Table Talk" - and get real about marriage
It's the Christmas episode! We discuss the joy that is 'Home Alone' parenting fails, kid resilience and the intensity of Christmas
We talk Kristen Bell's Ellentube series, "Momsplaining" & the weight of parental expectations. in the words of Kristen's screen sister - "Let it go" :)
Dr Rach delights in finding Nic's kryptonite - stoopid films! We ask why some people are afraid to be grown ups.
We talk about "Instant Family" and how it really does take a village to raise a child.
See you all back here mid-March for more PTKO madness! Thanks for listening.
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