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Dear Mamas

This is Dear Mamas, a straight-talking parenting podcast with Holly Walker and Emily Writes. Each month, we catch up over coffee or wine to celebrate, commiserate, laugh and maybe even cry about the highs and lows of life with small people.
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Mar 12, 2017

This is The Spinoff Parents Podcast, Dear Mamas, a straight-talking parenting podcast with Holly Walker and Emily Writes.

Our brilliant and talented sponsors are Little Big Crate. Little Big Crate delivers gorgeous threads for your little big person, right to your front door.

In this episode we discuss our experiences with anxiety, plus Emily has a best-selling book and a whole lot of speaking engagements, and Holly has some big news.

We mention Holly's essay about anxiety, You Never Regret a Swim and our friend Leah McFall's column in Sunday magazine. Emily has written often about mental health, most notably this post.

If you think you or someone else might be experiencing anxiety or depression, check out the resources at Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Aotearoa, or take the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale. And don't be like us and wait to ask for help!

A transcript of this episode is available here.

 

Jan 24, 2017

This is The Spinoff Parents Podcast, Dear Mamas, a straight-talking parenting podcast with Holly Walker and Emily Writes.

Our brilliant and talented sponsors are Little Big Crate. Little Big Crate delivers gorgeous threads for your little big person, right to your front door.

In this episode we discuss parenting through disability and chronic illness - both when your child is unwell, and when one of the parents is. We are joined by Tessa Prebble of The One in a Million Baby blog and podcast who shares her story, and that of her daughter Eva. If you haven't already, go and subscribe to her podcast right now.

This episode includes discussion of the loss of a child, so please take care when listening if you need to.

For a transcript of this episode please click here.

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