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Atomic Moms is a weekly parenting podcast about the joys and complexities of caring for our little ones and ourselves. 

Ellie Knaus celebrates and commiserates with best-selling authors, parenting experts, and caregivers all over the world in order to share their unique stories in the universal experience of raising a child. Topics range from health and fitness, sleep training, postpartum, nutrition, attachment parenting, same sex parenting, adoption, home birth, resilience, c-sections, traveling with kids, working mom guilt, sex after baby, core values, to surviving the good old in-laws.

iTunes features Atomic Moms podcast under its most popular “Kids & Family” recommendations. And Mental Floss named Atomic Moms in “19 Notable Podcasts About Parenting”.

Atomic Moms guests have included: 

The New York Times Bestselling Authors: Oprah’s favorite life coach Martha Beck, former Esquire editor-in-chief Lee Eisenberg, early childhood educator Erika Christakis, plane crash survivor and beloved blogger Stephanie Nielson, #1 New York Times bestselling author and philanthropist Robin McGraw, along with Oprah’s favorite parenting expert and bestselling author Dr. Shefali Tsabary. After speaking on the podcast, Dr. Shefali Tsabary asked Atomic Moms to join her on the main stage for “Atomic Moms: Stop Doing, Start Being” during her Evolve: The Conscious Way Summit in December 2015.

Acclaimed Parenting Experts (and Atomic Moms mentors): Jennifer Waldburger and Jill Spivack The Sleepeasy Solution and Calm Mama, Happy BabyDr. Robin Berman Permission to Parent, Susan Stiffelman Parenting without Power Struggles, Roma Khetarpal The ‘Perfect’ Parent: 5 Tools for Using Your Inner Perfection to Connect to Your Kids, and Janet Lansbury No Bad Kids: Toddler Discipline Without Shame.

Media Guests: Garcelle Beauvais (Hollywood Today Live, The Jaime Foxx Show), Emmy award-winning actor Tony Hale (VEEP, Arrested Development), CNN morning anchor Kate Bolduan (At This Hour with Berman and Bolduan), Teresa Palmer (Hacksaw Ridge), Jill Willard (Goop), Sundance director Mark Webber, Eva Amurri Martino (HappilyEvaAfter.com), Bianca Kajlich (CBS’s Rules of Engagement and loving co-founder), Claire Coffee (NBC’s Grimm), Ron Funches (NBC’s Undateable Live), Robin McGraw (The Dr. Phil Show), Emmy-nominated producer Randall Winston, Emmy-nominated producer Jess Zaino, Emmy-nominated producer Natalie Thomas, Emmy-nominated casting director Brett Benner, Dr. Drew, and more.

Parents: Expatriate moms living in Vietnam, Germany, Nova Scotia, China, and France, single moms by choice, gay fathers, postpartum moms, single moms remarried, intuitive moms, unexpected moms, adoptive moms, mom CEOS, natural birth moms, scheduled c-section moms, Free Range moms, RIE moms, Montessori moms, eat cheerios-off-the-floor moms (that’s Ellie), mindful dads, comeback birth story moms, home-schooling mamas, and so many more.