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We get it. Being a mom is full-on and full-time. Equal parts FUN and WTF. Our kids don’t come with instructions, and it’s ok if we don’t have all the answers. We’ll figure it out together. The best advice comes from our favorite experts and doctors, trusted mom friends, and learning on the job. Get your coffee — or wine! — and tune in to hear us spill it all. We got this. This is MOM BRAIN with Hilaria Baldwin and Daphne Oz.

Latest Episodes

Zanna Roberts Rassi Taught Us How To Be Cool Moms

Zanna Roberts Rassiis a New York-based (by way of Manchester, England) fashion journalist and entrepreneur. She's the co-founder ofMilk Makeupand Style Correspondent forE!. She's also the mother of twin girls and is married to Mazdack Rassi. Recorded back in early March, pre-quarantine, this conversation is a fun look into Zanna's life. She tellsHilariaandDaphneabout how she started Milk Makeup, what it's like working with her husband, plus she gets very frank and honest about her infertility journey. Zanna is the personification of a cool mom and we had so much fun with her. BONUS: Listen until the end to find out how to win a Milk Makeup prize pack! Favorite Things: Daphne:Paris Texas knee high boots Hilaria:Adidas Women's Superstar Sneakers Zanna:Vegan Milk Moisturizer Email us with your questions atmombrainpod@gmail.comand follow us on Instagram, just search for@MomBrain. We answer a lot of your questions on there! Check out videos of our episodes on ourYouTube channel! We also invite you to become a member ofMom Brain's official Facebook Group.

46 min6 d ago
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Zanna Roberts Rassi Taught Us How To Be Cool Moms

Raising Awareness About Child Sexual Abuse With The Child Rescue Coalition

This episode of Mom Brain covers a difficult topic, but it's a discussion that is necessary for the safety of children everywhere. TheChild Rescue Coalitionis a nonprofit organization doing an incredible job in the fight against child sexual abuse. They do this by building technology for law enforcement, free of charge, to track, arrest and prosecute child predators. We're joined by Carly Yoost Founder and CEO of the CRC, and Moe McClanahan, a 20 year law enforcement veteran and member of the Christiansburg Police Department's InternetCrimes Against Children Task Force, who is also an investigator working with the CRC. For this episode, you might want to keep your children out of the room. It's an intense but highly informative conversation where Carly and Moe tell Hilaria and Daphne about the world of online predators. They discuss the cutting edge technology Child Rescue Coalition utilizes to track predators, and how that technology aids law enforcement in 96 countries worldwide. Carly and Moe also discuss how to protect your child from the threats of sexual abuse. They discuss ways predators look for children online unbeknownst to children and parents, and how to protect your child as they navigate the online world. Favorite Things: Daphne:Operation Underground Railroad Hilaria:Barefoot Dreamsblankets Carly:Bark, children's device monitor andNational Center for Missing and Exploited Children Moe:NetSmartz Email us with your questions atmombrainpod@gmail.comand follow us on Instagram, just search for@MomBrain. We answer a lot of your questions on there! Check out videos of our episodes on ourYouTube channel! We also invite you to become a member ofMom Brain's official Facebook Group.

59 min1 w ago
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Raising Awareness About Child Sexual Abuse With The Child Rescue Coalition

Danielle Fishel Karp Stays Positive

Danielle Fishel Karpis an actress countless people grew up with whilewatching ABC’s popular sitcom, Boy Meets World. Every girl wanted to be Topanga and every boy had a crush on her. She recently reprised her role of Topanga in the Disney Channel spinoff series Girl Meets World. She's also now, a director, started a hair care product company calledBe Free, and most importantly is a mom to her 1 year old son, Adler. Recorded pre-covid in early March, Danielle discusses her traumatic birth story of Adler's premature birth and subsequent 3 week stint in the NICU, and the fear and anxiety that came with that. She also tellsHilariaandDaphneall about raising a kid in LA, her career in front of the camera and evolution to working behind it, and the impetus that started her business. Favorite Things: Daphne:Slip Silk Classic Large ScrunchieandSlip Silk Skinnies Scrunchie Set Hilaria:Free People scrunchies Danielle:Osea mask Email us with your questions atmombrainpod@gmail.comand follow us on Instagram, just search for@MomBrain. We answer a lot of your questions on there! Check out videos of our episodes on ourYouTube channel! We also invite you to become a member ofMom Brain's official Facebook Group.

45 min2 w ago
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Danielle Fishel Karp Stays Positive

Having 1 kid, Then Twins, Then Starting A Business With Maria Dueñas Jacobs

Maria Dueñas Jacobsis a mompreneur who has been through a lot as a mother. She's struggled with miscarriage. She's had a natural birth with her first daughter. Then she had a c-section with her 2nd birth with her twin daughters. She also launched her own business while working her day job. Maria is the Founder ofSuper Smallskids accessories. Previously, she was the Director of Brand Development forStitch Fixand ELLE Magazine’s Accessories Director. This super wife and mother of three juggles it all and does it with style! In this pre-COVID conversation, Maria talks toHilariaandDaphneabout her various experiences as a mother and how she managed to start a business while juggling her day job and her family. Maria describes how her daughter's love of jewelry inspired her to start her own business. She was also incredibly open and brave to share her experience with miscarriage and also her C-Section with us. Plus she talks about raising bilingual kids. It's a great conversation that c...

43 min3 w ago
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Having 1 kid, Then Twins, Then Starting A Business With Maria Dueñas Jacobs

Claire Holt On The Importance of Family

You probably knowClaire Holtas the beautiful Rebekah Mikaelson in the television series ‘The Vampire Diaries' and 'The Originals.' This incredible actress is also a new mommy to son James, who was born last year, and her newborn baby girl, Elle. Claire is a strong advocate for mothers and the struggles they face. She continues to be vocal about miscarriages and fertility. In fact, she teamed up with the company Ava in 2019 to make videos shedding light on the struggles of infertility. In this conversation recorded just before the Coronavirus pandemic broke out, Claire opened up toHilariaandDaphneabout her experiences during her first year with son James. She went deep discussing the trauma of miscarriage, and the subsequent anxiety she felt prior to her son's birth. Plus, she opens up about how she found solace and connection in her online community. Favorite Things: Daphne:Kosas Super Creamy + Brightening Concealer Hilaria:Seed of HopeForget Me Not Seed Claire:Magnetic Me Onesie Email us with your questions atmombrainpod@gmail.comand follow us on Instagram, just search for@MomBrain. We answer a lot of your questions on there! Check out videos of our episodes on ourYouTube channel! We also invite you to become a member ofMom Brain's official Facebook Group.

48 minSEP 16
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Claire Holt On The Importance of Family

The Future Of IVF with Dr. Zaher Merhi

We had so much to discuss about IVF withDr. Zaher Merhithat we brought him back for a 2nd episode. Once again Dr. Merhi is a Board-certified medical doctor in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and Obstetrics and Gynecology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and that he's the Director of Research and Development in IVF Technologies atNew Hope Fertility Center. Plus, he's a Professor atSUNY Downstate University. We pick up from last week's conversation with a look at the incredible new technology and innovations in IVF Dr. Merhi and his colleagues have made. He tellsHilariaandDaphneabout non-invasive chromosomal screening, ozone therapy, PRP (platelet-rich plasma), and more. Check out his recent appearance in theWashington Postdiscussing menopause. Favorite Things: Daphne:Rohr Remedy Australian Wildflower Deodorant Hilaria:Finn & Emma organic baby clothes Zaher: Chocolate Email us with your questions atmombrainpod@gmail.comand follow us on Instagram, just sea...

42 minSEP 9
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The Future Of IVF with Dr. Zaher Merhi

Fertility 101 With Dr. Zaher Merhi

Dr. Zaher Merhiis a Board-certified medical doctor in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and Obstetrics and Gynecology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is the Director of Research and Development in IVF Technologies atNew Hope Fertility Centerand is a Professor atSUNY Downstate University. In this episode Dr. Merhi explains toHilariaandDaphne, in great detailthe ins and outs of fertility and what it technically means. Plus, when couples should turn to IVF as a solution for their fertility struggles and how we all must get past the stigma of infertility. Also, how he and his practice are breaking ground on new options of conception for women. Favorite Things: Daphne:Rohr Remedy Australian Wildflower Deodorant Hilaria:Finn & Emma organic baby clothes Zaher: Watching horror movies with his son Email us with your questions atmombrainpod@gmail.comand follow us on Instagram, just search for@MomBrain. We answer a lot of your questions on there! Check out videos of our episodes on ourYouTube channel! We also invite you to become a member ofMom Brain's official Facebook Group.

51 minSEP 2
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Fertility 101 With Dr. Zaher Merhi

Preparing Our Children for the Path of Life With Jennifer Garner

Jennifer Garner join us on Mom Brain to talk about the importance of gratitude during these difficult times, pandemic baking and must read books for your kids.

46 minAUG 26
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Preparing Our Children for the Path of Life With Jennifer Garner

Mom Boss | Camilla Marcus Founder of west~bourne

Mom Boss Camilla Marcus joins Mom Brain to discuss how she founded her restaurant West Bourne and how now is the time to support local hospitality businesses more than ever.

25 minAUG 21
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Mom Boss | Camilla Marcus Founder of west~bourne

The Neuroscience That Will Get Your Kids To Sleep Through The Night With Dr. Sofia Axelrod PhD

Neuroscientist and sleep researcher Sofia Axelrod PhD joins mom brain to discuss her 3 simple, science backed steps to getting your kid to sleep through the night.

45 minAUG 19
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The Neuroscience That Will Get Your Kids To Sleep Through The Night With Dr. Sofia Axelrod PhD

Latest Episodes

Zanna Roberts Rassi Taught Us How To Be Cool Moms

Zanna Roberts Rassiis a New York-based (by way of Manchester, England) fashion journalist and entrepreneur. She's the co-founder ofMilk Makeupand Style Correspondent forE!. She's also the mother of twin girls and is married to Mazdack Rassi. Recorded back in early March, pre-quarantine, this conversation is a fun look into Zanna's life. She tellsHilariaandDaphneabout how she started Milk Makeup, what it's like working with her husband, plus she gets very frank and honest about her infertility journey. Zanna is the personification of a cool mom and we had so much fun with her. BONUS: Listen until the end to find out how to win a Milk Makeup prize pack! Favorite Things: Daphne:Paris Texas knee high boots Hilaria:Adidas Women's Superstar Sneakers Zanna:Vegan Milk Moisturizer Email us with your questions atmombrainpod@gmail.comand follow us on Instagram, just search for@MomBrain. We answer a lot of your questions on there! Check out videos of our episodes on ourYouTube channel! We also invite you to become a member ofMom Brain's official Facebook Group.

46 min6 d ago
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Zanna Roberts Rassi Taught Us How To Be Cool Moms

Raising Awareness About Child Sexual Abuse With The Child Rescue Coalition

This episode of Mom Brain covers a difficult topic, but it's a discussion that is necessary for the safety of children everywhere. TheChild Rescue Coalitionis a nonprofit organization doing an incredible job in the fight against child sexual abuse. They do this by building technology for law enforcement, free of charge, to track, arrest and prosecute child predators. We're joined by Carly Yoost Founder and CEO of the CRC, and Moe McClanahan, a 20 year law enforcement veteran and member of the Christiansburg Police Department's InternetCrimes Against Children Task Force, who is also an investigator working with the CRC. For this episode, you might want to keep your children out of the room. It's an intense but highly informative conversation where Carly and Moe tell Hilaria and Daphne about the world of online predators. They discuss the cutting edge technology Child Rescue Coalition utilizes to track predators, and how that technology aids law enforcement in 96 countries worldwide. Carly and Moe also discuss how to protect your child from the threats of sexual abuse. They discuss ways predators look for children online unbeknownst to children and parents, and how to protect your child as they navigate the online world. Favorite Things: Daphne:Operation Underground Railroad Hilaria:Barefoot Dreamsblankets Carly:Bark, children's device monitor andNational Center for Missing and Exploited Children Moe:NetSmartz Email us with your questions atmombrainpod@gmail.comand follow us on Instagram, just search for@MomBrain. We answer a lot of your questions on there! Check out videos of our episodes on ourYouTube channel! We also invite you to become a member ofMom Brain's official Facebook Group.

59 min1 w ago
Comments
Raising Awareness About Child Sexual Abuse With The Child Rescue Coalition

Danielle Fishel Karp Stays Positive

Danielle Fishel Karpis an actress countless people grew up with whilewatching ABC’s popular sitcom, Boy Meets World. Every girl wanted to be Topanga and every boy had a crush on her. She recently reprised her role of Topanga in the Disney Channel spinoff series Girl Meets World. She's also now, a director, started a hair care product company calledBe Free, and most importantly is a mom to her 1 year old son, Adler. Recorded pre-covid in early March, Danielle discusses her traumatic birth story of Adler's premature birth and subsequent 3 week stint in the NICU, and the fear and anxiety that came with that. She also tellsHilariaandDaphneall about raising a kid in LA, her career in front of the camera and evolution to working behind it, and the impetus that started her business. Favorite Things: Daphne:Slip Silk Classic Large ScrunchieandSlip Silk Skinnies Scrunchie Set Hilaria:Free People scrunchies Danielle:Osea mask Email us with your questions atmombrainpod@gmail.comand follow us on Instagram, just search for@MomBrain. We answer a lot of your questions on there! Check out videos of our episodes on ourYouTube channel! We also invite you to become a member ofMom Brain's official Facebook Group.

45 min2 w ago
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Danielle Fishel Karp Stays Positive

Having 1 kid, Then Twins, Then Starting A Business With Maria Dueñas Jacobs

Maria Dueñas Jacobsis a mompreneur who has been through a lot as a mother. She's struggled with miscarriage. She's had a natural birth with her first daughter. Then she had a c-section with her 2nd birth with her twin daughters. She also launched her own business while working her day job. Maria is the Founder ofSuper Smallskids accessories. Previously, she was the Director of Brand Development forStitch Fixand ELLE Magazine’s Accessories Director. This super wife and mother of three juggles it all and does it with style! In this pre-COVID conversation, Maria talks toHilariaandDaphneabout her various experiences as a mother and how she managed to start a business while juggling her day job and her family. Maria describes how her daughter's love of jewelry inspired her to start her own business. She was also incredibly open and brave to share her experience with miscarriage and also her C-Section with us. Plus she talks about raising bilingual kids. It's a great conversation that c...

43 min3 w ago
Comments
Having 1 kid, Then Twins, Then Starting A Business With Maria Dueñas Jacobs

Claire Holt On The Importance of Family

You probably knowClaire Holtas the beautiful Rebekah Mikaelson in the television series ‘The Vampire Diaries' and 'The Originals.' This incredible actress is also a new mommy to son James, who was born last year, and her newborn baby girl, Elle. Claire is a strong advocate for mothers and the struggles they face. She continues to be vocal about miscarriages and fertility. In fact, she teamed up with the company Ava in 2019 to make videos shedding light on the struggles of infertility. In this conversation recorded just before the Coronavirus pandemic broke out, Claire opened up toHilariaandDaphneabout her experiences during her first year with son James. She went deep discussing the trauma of miscarriage, and the subsequent anxiety she felt prior to her son's birth. Plus, she opens up about how she found solace and connection in her online community. Favorite Things: Daphne:Kosas Super Creamy + Brightening Concealer Hilaria:Seed of HopeForget Me Not Seed Claire:Magnetic Me Onesie Email us with your questions atmombrainpod@gmail.comand follow us on Instagram, just search for@MomBrain. We answer a lot of your questions on there! Check out videos of our episodes on ourYouTube channel! We also invite you to become a member ofMom Brain's official Facebook Group.

48 minSEP 16
Comments
Claire Holt On The Importance of Family

The Future Of IVF with Dr. Zaher Merhi

We had so much to discuss about IVF withDr. Zaher Merhithat we brought him back for a 2nd episode. Once again Dr. Merhi is a Board-certified medical doctor in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and Obstetrics and Gynecology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and that he's the Director of Research and Development in IVF Technologies atNew Hope Fertility Center. Plus, he's a Professor atSUNY Downstate University. We pick up from last week's conversation with a look at the incredible new technology and innovations in IVF Dr. Merhi and his colleagues have made. He tellsHilariaandDaphneabout non-invasive chromosomal screening, ozone therapy, PRP (platelet-rich plasma), and more. Check out his recent appearance in theWashington Postdiscussing menopause. Favorite Things: Daphne:Rohr Remedy Australian Wildflower Deodorant Hilaria:Finn & Emma organic baby clothes Zaher: Chocolate Email us with your questions atmombrainpod@gmail.comand follow us on Instagram, just sea...

42 minSEP 9
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The Future Of IVF with Dr. Zaher Merhi

Fertility 101 With Dr. Zaher Merhi

Dr. Zaher Merhiis a Board-certified medical doctor in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and Obstetrics and Gynecology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is the Director of Research and Development in IVF Technologies atNew Hope Fertility Centerand is a Professor atSUNY Downstate University. In this episode Dr. Merhi explains toHilariaandDaphne, in great detailthe ins and outs of fertility and what it technically means. Plus, when couples should turn to IVF as a solution for their fertility struggles and how we all must get past the stigma of infertility. Also, how he and his practice are breaking ground on new options of conception for women. Favorite Things: Daphne:Rohr Remedy Australian Wildflower Deodorant Hilaria:Finn & Emma organic baby clothes Zaher: Watching horror movies with his son Email us with your questions atmombrainpod@gmail.comand follow us on Instagram, just search for@MomBrain. We answer a lot of your questions on there! Check out videos of our episodes on ourYouTube channel! We also invite you to become a member ofMom Brain's official Facebook Group.

51 minSEP 2
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Fertility 101 With Dr. Zaher Merhi

Preparing Our Children for the Path of Life With Jennifer Garner

Jennifer Garner join us on Mom Brain to talk about the importance of gratitude during these difficult times, pandemic baking and must read books for your kids.

46 minAUG 26
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Preparing Our Children for the Path of Life With Jennifer Garner

Mom Boss | Camilla Marcus Founder of west~bourne

Mom Boss Camilla Marcus joins Mom Brain to discuss how she founded her restaurant West Bourne and how now is the time to support local hospitality businesses more than ever.

25 minAUG 21
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Mom Boss | Camilla Marcus Founder of west~bourne

The Neuroscience That Will Get Your Kids To Sleep Through The Night With Dr. Sofia Axelrod PhD

Neuroscientist and sleep researcher Sofia Axelrod PhD joins mom brain to discuss her 3 simple, science backed steps to getting your kid to sleep through the night.

45 minAUG 19
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The Neuroscience That Will Get Your Kids To Sleep Through The Night With Dr. Sofia Axelrod PhD
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