The NYAM Project Podcast

The NYAM Project Podcast
A weekly podcast consisting of anecdotes and interviews from everyday mothers and experts alike, highlighting real motherhood and questioning what we think we know about parenting.

Sexy Time Two: Electric Boogaloo
Feb 9 • 31 min
Professional dominatrix Natasha Strange joins us to discuss sex and sexuality after kids, the need for honesty when discovering each other’s sexual interests, and appreciating your body for how amazing it is right now. Natasha’s website: kittenwithawhip…
It’s OK Not to Know
Feb 3 • 30 min
In this shorter solo episode, I rant a bit about our fear of not knowing everything, and why it’s not realistic or fair to expect yourself to relate to every person’s story.
Some of My Best Friends are Parents
Jan 27 • 39 min
NYAM alum, Andrea, visits to have a great talk with Arianna about friends, finding your people, and accepting necessary loneliness.
Your Shit: Stop Losing It
Jan 13 • 38 min
In our first episode of the new season, we sit down with Carla Naumburg, PhD, licensed social worker and author of HOW TO STOP LOSING YOUR SH*T WITH YOUR KIDS.
Mama Just Wants Some Sleep
Dec 16, 2019 • 29 min
We sit down with Bonnie, one of NYAM’s earliest moms and contributors, to discuss her struggles with sleep deprivation, having one child, and how doing your best is the best you can do.
That Ol’ Supermom Myth
Dec 2, 2019 • 27 min
We sit down with therapist and “mom coach,” Dr. Raquel Mueller, to talk about how supermoms don’t really exist, and how we can take steps to allow ourselves to be the human beings we’ve always been.
To All the Mamas with Big Dreams
Dec 1, 2019 • 26 min
We’re visited by Abbey Williams, host of the Mimosas with Moms podcast, to talk about how being a mother with big dreams can come with its own challenges.
Mom, Spread Your Message
Nov 18, 2019 • 28 min
This interview with NYAM alum, Kendra, has everything: talks of advocating for yourself, the struggles of women receiving medical diagnoses, and the reasons — the many reasons — why talking about your story makes all the difference.
Divorce is Not Doom
Nov 12, 2019 • 24 min
Divorce consultant Anna Demouchet talks about how to navigate the decision more smoothly.
SAHMs vs. Working Moms vs. WFHMS: The Title Bout
Nov 3, 2019 • 25 min
A solo episode that talks about the age-old argument: of all of the parenting choices, who has it harder?
Families of the Heart: Adoption
Oct 28, 2019 • 31 min
Serra Hadsell stops by to talk about her experience in adoption, and how she deals with questions and suggestions from outside influences.
So, You Have a Toddler
Oct 14, 2019 • 25 min
Sarah, mother of one toddler and a co-teacher of many more, stops in to verify that toddlers are tough, and that the struggles is real.
The Anniversary Episode
Oct 7, 2019 • 32 min
In honor of my wedding anniversary, my husband, Mark, stops in to talk about marriage, children, communication, and how I like my sandwiches.
Families of the Heart: Step Parenting
Sep 30, 2019 • 21 min
Susan Volkert Nelson, mother of five, stops by to talk about what she’s learned about blending a family after loss, and despite grief.
About Miscarriage
Sep 15, 2019 • 33 min
Three women tell very real, very honest stories about fertility and miscarriage. This episode may be difficult or triggering for some listeners.
Technically Parenting
Sep 8, 2019 • 12 min
In this solo episode, there’s a Iittle talk about how our opinions on social media, technology, and parenting are outdated and divisive.
Hey, Sexy Mama
Aug 25, 2019 • 27 min
Coach and podcast host Danielle Savory joins us to talk about reconnecting with your sexual self and re-taking your joy for your own.
Guilt is a Mother
Aug 18, 2019 • 25 min
I talk with life coach, Emily Jones, about self-care and Mom Guilt, and she offers some insight into how we make that Guilt Gremlin take a hike.
Running the Marathon
Aug 8, 2019 • 25 min
An interview with NYAM alum, Lacey, explores an interesting take on why motherhood is so fraught with comparison and judgement.
Parenting with Mental Illness
Aug 6, 2019 • 17 min
An episode discussing parenting and mental illness featuring Rayah Dickerson of Depth of Echoes.