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Band of Mothers

Wondery

Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee, creators of the popular live comedy show The Pump and Dump Show, and the Band of Mothers App, dive head-first into what it’s like to be a woman who also happens to be a mom with The Band of Mothers podcast. With nothing off limits and with genuine, wide-eyed curiosity, this long-time duo (who have been friends since the 8th grade), explore women’s lifestyle subjects and expert opinions, oftentimes with compelling guests, and always with honest, raw, charmingly irreverent conversations and hilarious games that are sure to make you laugh your C-section scars open. Discussing today’s relevant topics through the lens of being a mother, this is a podcast for every mom, because every mom needs a #BandOfMothers.

Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee, creators of the popular live comedy show The Pump and Dump Show, and the Band of Mothers App, dive head-first into what it’s like to be a woman who also happens to be a mom with The Band of Mothers podcast. With nothing off limits and with genuine, wide-eyed curiosity, this long-time duo (who have been friends since the 8th grade), explore women’s lifestyle subjects and expert opinions, oftentimes with compelling guests, and always with honest, raw, charmingly irreverent conversations and hilarious games that are sure to make you laugh your C-section scars open. Discussing today’s relevant topics through the lens of being a mother, this is a podcast for every mom, because every mom needs a #BandOfMothers.

Location:

United States

Networks:

Wondery

Description:

Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee, creators of the popular live comedy show The Pump and Dump Show, and the Band of Mothers App, dive head-first into what it’s like to be a woman who also happens to be a mom with The Band of Mothers podcast. With nothing off limits and with genuine, wide-eyed curiosity, this long-time duo (who have been friends since the 8th grade), explore women’s lifestyle subjects and expert opinions, oftentimes with compelling guests, and always with honest, raw, charmingly irreverent conversations and hilarious games that are sure to make you laugh your C-section scars open. Discussing today’s relevant topics through the lens of being a mother, this is a podcast for every mom, because every mom needs a #BandOfMothers.

Language:

English


Episodes

How to Avoid Being a Short-Order Cook, The Truth About Snacks, and How To Give Yourself Some Grace in the Kitchen with Weelicious’ Catherine McCord

4/20/2021
Wish you could make one meal your entire family would eat? Worried your children aren’t getting their fill of veggies every day? Catherine McCord — author and founder of the renowned Weelicious — joins Tracey and Shayna to get real and take the pressure and guilt off your back when it comes to feeding those kiddos. Catherine debunks the stigma that focusing on healthy foods means kids never get to eat sugar. She also reveals how to actually get your kids to eat healthy, nutritious meals...

Duration:00:51:01

‘Good Bones’ Star Mina Hawk Talks Mom Guilt, Her Unconventional Childhood, and Setting Boundaries with Her Own Mother

4/13/2021
Mina Hawk, star of HGTV’s “Good Bones,” talks to Shayna and Tracey about how her experiences in a loud home with divorced parents affected how she raises her children today. Mina also shares the struggles she faces trying to get her mom to text before showing up at her house! Plus, it takes a village to raise a child — and Mina explains why she takes that to heart. And, why she thinks her husband wishes she had a little bit more mom guilt! Learn more about Mina Hawk’s book, “Built...

Duration:00:45:49

Everything You Need to Know About ‘Down There’ With Pelvic Floor Expert Marcy Crouch

4/6/2021
Painful sex? Peeing every time you sneeze? Does it just feel weird down there? Restorative pelvic physical therapist Dr. Marcy Crouch, aka “The Down There Doc,” joins Shayna and Tracey to discuss the importance of pelvic floor health, her passion for making physical therapy for your vag a priority for ALL women (just like we take care of the rest of our bodies), and why she recommends all women see a PT before and after they give birth…even if it’s years after. Dr. Marcy explains why she...

Duration:01:00:38

Samantha Busch Sets the Record Straight About IVF, ‘Choosing’ A Girl Embryo and Babymaking Stress with Husband Kyle Busch

3/30/2021
Samantha Busch, author of “Fighting Infertility” and wife of NASCAR driver Kyle Busch, opens up about her struggles with infertility and the PTSD she is currently experiencing ahead of testing to see if their latest embryo transfer worked. Samantha also explains why she hates when people ask her why they don’t “just adopt.” Plus, Samantha reveals how years of infertility affected her relationship with her husband and talks about a hilarious moment the two of them shared inside a public...

Duration:00:54:02

Hardest New Mom Moments, Scariest Childbirth Experiences, and Sex While 9 Months Preggo?

3/23/2021
Shayna and Tracey are joined by Parents Magazine Editors “That New Mom Life” podcast hosts Desiree Fortin and Grace Bastidas to discuss anything and everything that comes with being a new mother. Join the group for a raw, honest round-table where each mom shares the best advice she would give to a first-time mom, discuss their scariest childbirth experiences, and open up about some of their hardest moments after becoming a new mom. Then, sex at nine months pregnant? The women get into it —...

Duration:00:54:33

Learning to Accept, Appreciate, and Maybe Actually Love Your Body with Meg Boggs

3/16/2021
It’s a struggle that we all face: body image. Author/activist/athlete Meg Boggs joins Shayna and Tracey to discuss the emotional journey of learning to love her body, and how achieving that goal changed her life. Meg also recalls the day she discovered power lifting and shares the role that played on her path to fitness. Plus, Meg gives Shayna and Tracey some pointers on the best way to speak to their 10-year-old daughters about body positivity. Follow Meg Boggs on Instagram. Don’t forget...

Duration:00:58:01

Are You Actually Happy? Simple Steps Moms Can Take To Live A Fully Charged, Happier Life with Meaghan Murphy

3/9/2021
Author, on-air personality, and Women’s Day Editor-In-Chief Meaghan Murphy explains to Shayna and Tracey why every mom needs to put “happy” on their calendar. Meaghan shares her emotional journey of going from a grumpy kid to an anorexic in and out of eating disorder programs to the happy, successful woman and mom she is today. She also breaks down the various “tools in her toolkit” that are key to her transformation of living a “fully charged life." Plus, sleep training: It’s not just for...

Duration:00:57:52

What Can Moms Do to Fight Aging? Goop Beauty Director Jean Godfrey-June Has the Answers

3/2/2021
Goop Beauty Director and journalist Jean Godfrey-June offers tips and tricks on how moms can stay as youthful-looking as possible. Jean explains what is really aging moms — and babies are only a part of it! Plus, Jean reveals her number one fountain of youth. And because we all love tips and tricks when it comes to skin care and makeup, Jean breaks down her favorite products on earth and shares why concealer is a must for every woman. Learn more about Jean Godfrey-June on Instagram...

Duration:00:52:29

Shereen Pavlides on How to Cook with Confidence, Entertain with Joy and Get Your Kids to Eat What You Prepare

2/23/2021
Viral TikTok sensation Shereen Pavlides from “Cooking with Shereen” joins Shayna and Tracey to break down why and how everybody (even busy moms) can cook from scratch. Tracey and Shayna share what stresses them out and what makes it hard for them to get a meal done as busy moms, and Shereen gives some advice on how to gain confidence while you’re cooking, how to find the joy in the preparation, why the energy you feel will pour into your food, and even how to nail a dinner party stress free...

Duration:00:55:11

Intimacy During a Pandemic - How To Keep it Hot When Everyone Is Home

2/16/2021
Sex, love, and relationship coach Amanda Testa joins Shayna and Tracey on “Band of Mothers” to discuss why the pandemic is resulting in so many struggling marriages. Amanda explains the mental stress that moms are facing during this time and offers some creative ways to cope. (Trust us they’re not scary.) Amanda also suggests ways to keep things spicy in your relationship, including just simply holding hands with your partner on a walk. Plus, she reveals ways you can set boundaries with...

Duration:00:50:45

The Truth About COVID-19: Vaccines, Masks, and Why the Virus Has Affected Moms More Than Any Other Group

2/9/2021
Physician, wellness expert, and best-selling author Dr. Taz Bhatia joins Shayna and Tracey on “Band of Mothers” to talk all things coronavirus. Why has the pandemic been harder for moms than any other group? Dr. Taz explains that, and why it’s essential that moms take care of themselves first. Plus, the truth about the COVID-19 variants and what that means for the vaccines. What will it take for our lives to go back to “normal”? And the question all moms want to know: How often are you...

Duration:00:53:03

Get to Know Shayna + Tracey: Their Lifelong Friendship, Quarantine Trends, The 'Mom Lens', and Their Mission Behind Band of Mothers

2/2/2021
Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee, creators of “The Pump and Dump Show” and best friends since the 8th grade, open up about their journey from being moms of small children to touring the country with a Parentally Incorrect comedy show to starting the “Band of Mothers” podcast. Shayna and Tracey take turns introducing each other to the world and explain what makes her so special (and so hilarious). Then, Shayna sings an original song that every mom (and dad) will likely relate to — especially...

Duration:00:51:45

Why Moms Should Ask for Help, Have a Vag Steam and More with Mama Glow’s Latham Thomas

2/2/2021
In the premiere of their podcast “Band of Mothers,” Shayna and Tracey talk to Latham Thomas, aka Glow Maven, about the importance of caring for yourself as a woman. Latham discusses why it’s essential that every mother creates her own “sister circle of support” and that we learn to ask for help — even if it’s asking someone to watch the kids so we can shower or take a yoga class. Latham also shares why it’s essential we teach our children at a young age about women’s health, including why...

Duration:01:06:05

Introducing 'Band of Mothers'

1/19/2021
Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee, moms and creators of the popular comedy experience The Pump and Dump Show, and the Band of Mothers App, dive head-first into what it’s like to be a woman who also happens to be a mom in their new podcast collaboration with Warner Bros and Wondery, Band of Mothers. With no topic off limits, the Band of Mothers podcast explores women’s lifestyle subjects with honest and raw conversations through the lens of being a mom. There will be special guests, irreverent...

Duration:00:01:48