The Sew Manly Podcast

Owning our identity, spoonie theory, mobility devices, and forging online friendship with Kat Inokai

Owning our identity, spoonie theory, mobility devices, and forging online friendship with Kat Inokai

In this episode I talk with Kat Inokai about the things we are doing to take active ownership of our own identities. Kat talks about spoonie theor...

Body art, body positivity, and making creative content with Cat Cabajar

Body art, body positivity, and making creative content with Cat Cabajar

In this episode I chat with Cat Cabajar about her many passion projects. We chat about body art and the body art movement as well as how she's inco...

Answering Questions on Gynecological and Reproductive Health with Dr. Yolanda Kirkham

Answering Questions on Gynecological and Reproductive Health with Dr. Yolanda Kirkham

In this episode I chat with Dr. Yolanda Kirkham, an Obstetrician Gynecologist and Assistant Professor in Toronto. Dr. Kirkham kindly offered up her...

Being a Barber, Introversion, Safe Spaces, and Sexism with Ashley Casselman

Being a Barber, Introversion, Safe Spaces, and Sexism with Ashley Casselman

In this episode I got to chat with Ashley Casselman of Hare & Hound Barbershop, who is both a great family friend and also my barber. We chatte...

Sex Research, Sex Ed, and Representation with Eva Bloom

Sex Research, Sex Ed, and Representation with Eva Bloom

Eva is a sex researcher and online sexuality educator focusing on the social psychology of sexuality, with interests in technology, self-compassion...

Raising Empowered Daughters and Engaging Men in Discussions With Mike Adamick

Raising Empowered Daughters and Engaging Men in Discussions With Mike Adamick

I chat with Mike Adamick about his recent work, Raising Empowered Daughters: A Dad-to-Dad Guide which is a wise and witty handbook for dads, sugges...

Inclusive Language, Mental Health, and LGBTQ Representation with Amber Leventry

Inclusive Language, Mental Health, and LGBTQ Representation with Amber Leventry

Amber Leventry is a queer, nonbinary writer and advocate. They also run Family Rhetoric by Amber Leventry, a Facebook page devoted to advocating fo...

Finding Similarities in Diverse Families with Nick North

Finding Similarities in Diverse Families with Nick North

In this episode I get to chat with Nick North, a friend I made at the Dad 2.0 Summit in San Antonio. Since listening to him speak on a panel about ...

Menstruation, gender, and more inclusive conversations

Menstruation, gender, and more inclusive conversations

Menstruation is often discussed in a very gendered context. In this episode I talk with Molly, a 27 year old non-binary person with a passion for a...

Feminism, Faith, and Fashion with Reverend Jes Kast

Feminism, Faith, and Fashion with Reverend Jes Kast

Religion, or faith, or spirituality is something I have personally struggled with for a long time. But recently, I have been following progressive ...

Mental health in learning & being a woman in science with Susanna Harris

Mental health in learning & being a woman in science with Susanna Harris

Susanna Harris is a Graduate Student in Microbiology at UNC in Chapel Hill, North Carolina whose passion for science ranges from performing primary...

Addressing Harmful Attitudes Around Sex Work with Frédérique Chabot

Addressing Harmful Attitudes Around Sex Work with Frédérique Chabot

Frédérique Chabot is the Director of Health Promotion at Action Canada for Sexual Health & Rights. I had the opportunity to chat with her about...