• ‘Those Women’ Talk Postpartum!

    January is joined by her good friend Nicole Streeter on this episode! Nicole is a birth photographer and owner & founder of Laurel & Fig Co, and she joins January in talking about postpartum! They discuss the misunderstanding between the terms ‘postpartum’ vs ‘postpartum depression’, and strategies in preparing for the upcoming postpartum period.  Subscribe to the Harshe Podcast on iTunes!…

  • Self Care: Input Versus Output

    January and Brandon are talking self care today! January talks changing up how she views self care, comparing master bedroom-sized buckets of output vs thimble size buckets of input. Brandon discusses the importance of taking up a creative hobby to activate the right brain in this left brain dominant world we live in. And Brandon piques January’s interest with an…

  • The Rollercoaster IS Life!

    January and Brandon are back talking about life as spouses, parents, business owners, and how the journey of life is truly a rollercoaster. Brandon talks about having creative outlets to recharge himself everyday, and January talks about the trap of thinking we’re not doing enough day in and day out and how to change it. Also, they both agree that…

  • Healing Is Not Linear

    January and Brandon are discussing the ups and downs of healing mentally and emotionally from life’s (often) unforgiving shenanigans. They discuss shifting expectations instead of lowering them, setting and then enforcing boundaries, and speaking positively to one’s self. Healing takes time, and this episode reinforces that mantra through and through. So grab a cup of coffee, find a quiet place…

  • The Birth of the Birth Without Fear Book!

    January and Brandon are back from hiatus to discuss none other than THE BIRTH WITHOUT FEAR BOOK!!! They discuss the entire process, from the initial email January received from a book agent, to the 41 page book proposal, to their trek across New York City with their book agent to meet with six editors, to the actual writing and editing…

  • Birth Without Fear Australia Conference Recap

    January and Brandon return from their brief hiatus to recap the Birth Without Fear Conference in Australia that took place in Sydney at the end of May! They discuss the reality of January going to Australia alone for a week while Brandon stayed home with the kids, preparing for a conference overseas and how January’s grandmother helped improvise some of the…

  • 5 Things Your Doula Wants You To Know!

    The Harshe Podcast welcomes its first guest! Tara Brooke from Doula Trainings International joins January to speak about the difference in parenting culture in Spain vs the US, racial disparity regarding birth in the US, the importance of making a postpartum plan, dealing with family after the birth, not being afraid to ask for help from family or your doula,…

  • The “…Without Fear” Webinar Series

    Since 2010, Birth Without Fear® has been the platform for January Harshe to champion her message of options, support, and respect for pregnancy, birth, and postpartum. Over 1,000,000 followers on social media and over 9,000,000 visitors to the Birth Without Fear® Blog are proof of that. Because of the popularity and demand for more information on a personal level, January held the…

  • Self Care Before Social Media

    January and Brandon discuss how to apply self care to your life in this day and age of social media. January talks about the positive change it has been for her to turn off comments on social media and Brandon explains why he got off Facebook and will never go back. Also, January talks about her love of parentheses hugs…