Welcome to the Parents After 40 Podcast
After five rounds of IVF, one IUI, hundreds of shots, several doctors, an early miscarriage and then the loss of twins during the second trimester — we finally welcomed our beautiful baby girl into our lives. We still can’t believe she’s here. Our goal, besides not breaking her, is to make you not feel so alone on your journey. Join us as we podcast our way through life as Parents After 40.
RECENTLY ON PARENTS AFTER 40
Episode 6: Reflections on a Self-Centered Life Before Becoming Parents
Episode 6 of the Parents After 40 podcast is all about the expected changes about after delivering a child. Kathryn and Ted finally let it set in... that they're about to have a baby. After three years of trying and five rounds of IVF, they never allowed themselves to think or dream about what happens AFTER delivering a healthy baby.
Episode 5: 6 Things You Need to Know Before Trying IVF
Episode 5 of the Parents After 40 podcast is all about what you need to know about IVF before embarking on it... from a couple who went through it FIVE times.
Episode 4: Ted’s cancer, what saved his life & how we got pregnant
Episode 4 is about the rare cancer Ted had 10 years ago and his surgery. We couldn't leave this part of the story out, because it's too important. We didn't want other parents or cancer victims to think this was an easy journey.
Episode 3: Waiting for the End
Episode 3 called, Waiting for the End, tells the story of our miscarriages. We lost a baby at 8.5 weeks and then our mono/mono twins at 17.5 weeks. We couldn't leave this part of the story out, because it's too important. We didn't want other parents to think this was an easy journey.
WHAT LISTENERS SAY ABOUT PARENTS AFTER 40
“Awesome podcast – great info and adorable dynamic.”
“New favorite podcast. Full disclosure: I love these guys. Ted is one of my oldest friends. We go way back, and I’ve always been taken in by his sense of humor and resilience in dealing with life’s challenges — of which he has endured many. Over the years, I have learned a lot from Ted about what it means to be a man. He and Kathryn were married a couple years back. Since then, I have watched in amazement as Kathryn has begun showing the rest of the world some of the unique aspects of Ted that I have treasured for 40-something years now. Give it a listen!”