AnchorMOMS: The Podcast, Episode 97

This week Katie and Karen welcome a newsy that is the very definition of an “AnchorMOM.”Meet Michigan anchor and mom of 5 (yes, count em’ 5 kids) Lauren Thompson. This past Spring, her entire family got COVID... including all those kids! Lauren shares her experience and has advice for other families worried about Coronavirus creating upheaval at work and home.  She also talks about her wildest interview, losing the baby weight and her future life in politics. Ok, we made that last part up (maybe?).Find us on Apple Podcast, Spotify, iHeartRadio or wherever you get your podcasts. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE, rate and review!Want more mommy talk? Click here to join our AnchorMoms Facebook group!AnchorMOMS: The Podcast is a product of WLOS News 13 of Asheville, N.C. See Privacy Policy at and California Privacy Notice at

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From the newsroom to the nursery, follow two television news personalities as they juggle a demanding career with the demands of motherhood. Katie (traffic/news anchor) and Karen (investigative reporter) have shared pregnancies and pumping breaks and are now sharing the struggles and successes of being working moms. Join this trio as they cover national news stories that impact families while adding their perhaps unwarranted opinions and often embarrassing anecdotes.