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The Kentucky Momma

The Kentucky Momma Podcast encompasses a wide variety of topics that include the struggles of being a mom, postpartum mood disorders, marriage problems, generalized anxiety and SO much more. BLOG - www.thekentuckymomma.com EMAIL - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com FACEBOOK GROUP - The Kentucky Momma Podcast FACEBOOK PAGE - The Kentucky Momma INSTAGRAM - keishanicolet

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Roe v. Wade Overturn
This is my personal take, my personal opinion, on Roe v. Wade overturn. My verbiage is strong and blunt and I don't care if it offends you. I'm not trying to change your mind or influence you. I don't want to be right. I wish I didn't even have to have this conversation. But, here we are, living in 1942...
29:07 06/27/2022
Goodbye For Now...
Ugh. This episode is a bittersweet one for me. I am saying goodbye to The Kentucky Momma Podcast for now...I'm not sure what the future holds, but I'm a better person for having this podcast and talking about my struggles. 
29:51 08/20/2021
Teen Mental Health
This week, I have the pleasure of speaking with Dr. Doug Kaufman. He is the founder and CEO of Vertroos Health. Doug is also an experienced leader, entrepreneur, psychologist, prolific public speaker, angel investor, and most importantly, father to an amazing 15-year old daughter. He created a fantastic product to help parents of teens identify if there are any mental health issues that they are not aware of.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Instagram - keishanicolet
59:42 08/02/2021
The Brain Doctor
This week, I have the pleasure of speaking with Dr. Sarah Allen. She is a pediatric neuropsychologist, or as she calls herself, "The Brain Gal". Sarah really breaks down how the brain works as far as how our kids are behaving and what they are trying to tell us. Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommpodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
39:16 07/19/2021
Marriage is Hard
This week, I talk with Kimberly Beam-Holmes about marriage. Kimberly is the CEO of Marriage Helper and has helped thousands of people find love in their marriage again.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
44:24 07/12/2021
Life After Child Loss
This week, I talk with Grief Coach, Peggy Green, and let me tell you, this is an intense conversation. Peggy had 4 children. She now has only 2 living children. She lost a 9 month old due to a child care error, and then she lost her 24 year old son to suicide. Peggy tells her story with such resilience and I admire her strength. Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
54:19 06/28/2021
Hormones
This week, I have Dr. Heather Rhodes on to discuss why women’s hormones are so important! We discuss how a lot of people just slap some medicine on an assumed diagnosis without digging deeper. Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
39:40 06/21/2021
Postpartum Help
This week, I spoke with Laura Spencer about the options that mothers have when it comes to postpartum help. A lot of mothers experience anxiety and perfectionism that is deeply rooted in their childhood and we don't even realize we have these triggers until we are actually in the depths of motherhood.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
40:52 06/14/2021
Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy
This week, I have Ashton Hicks on to discuss pelvic floor physical therapy. This topic is something that I really love discussing because it brings so many important items to light in regards to the pelvic floor, preventative measures we can take, and how we can treat pelvic floor dysfunction.  Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Website - thekentuckymomma.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
32:02 06/07/2021
Medical Abortion and Miscarriage
This week, I speak with Danielle Albright in regards to her medical abortion and two miscarriages. Danielle gets extremely raw about her personal experience on both of these topics.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
35:20 05/31/2021
Postpartum Depression
This week, I have the pleasure of speaking with Trish Nancoo about her postpartum depression. Trish opens up and discusses how she realized MUCH later that she experienced postpartum depression after all three of her children. She talks about how NO ONE discussed postpartum depression while she was going through it. She just thought she was going crazy...as many of us do... Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
49:34 05/24/2021
Motherhood and Finances
This week, I have Janice Scholl on to discuss money and motherhood and finances. Janice talks about how her daughter had some unexpected medical issues that they were not prepared for. It showed her that motherhood does not goes as planned and that we are not always in control. Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
41:39 05/17/2021
You Are Enough
This week, I speak with Life Coach, Dana Parker about the stories we tell ourselves and why it's so important to break the negative thought processes to turn our life into something positive.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishaniocolet
36:29 05/10/2021
Adolescent Substance Abuse
This week, I have addictions counselor Richard Capriola on to talk about substance abuse among adolescent age children. Richard talks in detail about how the substance abuse issue in children is almost always masking an even bigger mental health issue. How appropriate is this conversation for May, which is Mental Health Awareness Month.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma  Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
36:13 05/03/2021
Lone Parenting
This week, I talk with Janis Isaman in regards to lone parenting. Lone parenting is different than single parenting and Janis does a fantastic job explaining it. She talks in detail about what this looks like for her on a day to day basis and how it has evolved as her child got older.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
48:11 04/26/2021
Alternate Options to Treat Infertility
This week, I talk with Integrative Nutrition Health Coach, Jennifer Redmond about alternative approaches when dealing with infertility. Jennifer gives some great tips and advice on some natural and holistic approaches when dealing with infertility.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
34:54 04/19/2021
Working Mom's
This week, I discuss the pressure that working mom's face with Christine Anastasia. We understand that it's our choice to work, but society has made it almost impossible to have both a career and a family. Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
44:53 04/12/2021
Consistency and Scheduling
This week I speak with educator, Tania Farran, in regards to why consistency and scheduling are so important within our kids lives. Like adults, kids like to know what the day holds for them; they enjoy predictability. Listen for more info! Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
33:00 04/05/2021
Chronic Fatigue
This week, I have Dr. Kylie Burton on to discuss how functional medicine can be used to treat chronic fatigue. It's a very interesting topic that I believe is so important to bring to light.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
36:00 03/29/2021
People Pleasing
This week I discuss people pleasing. People pleasing usually, unconsciously, begins in childhood and carries over to your adult life. I discuss what people pleasing looks like and some tips to begin breaking the habit of people pleasing.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
56:26 03/22/2021
One Year Anniversary of COVID-19
This week, I have returning guest, Justine Sones on to talk about what our lives look like 1 year into COVID. We talk about feeling our feelings, reframing some expectations in all aspects of life, and what self-care looks like now.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
42:05 03/15/2021
Breastfeeding
This week, I discuss the topic of breastfeeding with IBCLC, Ashley Benz. We discuss common issues and myths that she sees regularly when mothers come in her office. Beyond breastfeeding, Ashley is really committed to hearing her clients and validating their feelings, whatever they may be.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
42:05 03/08/2021
Baby and Toddler Sleep
This week, I have Rachel Mitchell on who is the founder of My Sweet Sleeper. She discuss her company's approach to tackling those sweet babies of our that do not want to sleep. This episode is full of so much great information concerning children's sleep, as well as mother and parents sleep! Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
38:25 03/01/2021
Creating a Business - Mom Edition
This week, I have Sarah Wall on the podcast to discuss what it's like to be a working from home mom of SIX kids! She knew she wanted something more than working the regular 9-5 and making someone else rich. So she created her own business! Her story is very inspiring.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
45:44 02/15/2021
Divorce & Coparenting
This week, I have Celia Kibler on to discuss her knowledge and experience with divorce and coparenting a blended family. Celia has 40+ years of knowledge and experience in this field.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
52:37 02/08/2021
Sober on Purpose
For the past 33 days, I have been sober on purpose. I know, I'm crazy, right? It's been an enlightening experience and I want to share my journey. I have no idea where this sober journey will take me, but I'm here for it.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
34:51 02/01/2021
Parenting the Angry Child
This week, I am so happy to have Maggie Nick, founder of Parenting with Perspectacles, on the show, We take a DEEP dive into parenting the angry child.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook -The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
56:15 01/25/2021
The Juggling Mother - Amanda Watson
This week, I have the pleasure of speaking with Amanda Watson who is the author of "The Juggling Mother: Coming Undone in the Age of Anxiety", and let me tell you, she is here to blow up your thoughts and old ideologies on the societal pressures surrounding working mothers. This was such a great conversation that needs to be normalized.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
38:54 01/18/2021
Brianna Battles - Pregnancy and Postpartum Athleticism
This week, I have the pleasure of speaking with Brianna Battles who is the founder of Pregnancy and Postpartum Athleticism. This episode is SO MUCH MORE than pregnancy and postpartum fitness. We discuss overall pregnancy and postpartum wellness that is not limited to physical fitness.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
48:15 01/11/2021
2020 Lesson
This week, I discuss some life lessons that I have acquired from living through this hell of a year, 2020.  Website - thekentuckymomma.com Email - thekentuckymommapodcast@gmail.com Facebook - The Kentucky Momma Facebook Group - The Kentucky Momma Podcast Instagram - keishanicolet
37:41 12/28/2020