It seems that parents are always looking for information, ideas, inspiration. And we’re searching for reassurance, that we aren’t completely messing up as parents. Check out these popular parenting podcasts that deliver all that and more.
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The Super Mamas podcast is a one-hour podcast hosted by sisters Paulina and Bricia Lopez. The sisters strive to “provide a judgment-free space where new, expecting and experienced mothers can come together to learn from one another.” Listen to Yvonne and Sarah on Super Mamas!
89.3 KPCC’s The Brood
The weekly conversations on The Brood include a variety of topics and issues around raising children of all ages. On the podcast, you’ll hear parents and experts discussing everything from “the cloth versus disposable diaper debate to how to afford your kid’s college tuition.”
Yvonne Condes and Sarah Auerswald host the MomsLA podcast. Their conversations include parenting and life in general in Los Angeles, entertainment, and local and national politics.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
This popular podcast from Slate features Slate editors and guests who review, discuss, and debate different aspects of parenting. News, tips, strategies, and recommendations are all up for grabs on this spirited podcast.
Respectful Parenting: Unruffled With Janet Lansbury
Janet Lansbury’s podcast is all about Respectful Parenting. Janet has taken classes offered by Resources for Infant Educarers (RIE), a non-profit organization founded by Magda Gerber. Since then, she has become “a RIE Associate and a certified Parent/Infant Guidance Class Instructor. “ She has also authored two books No Bad Kids and Elevating Child Care.
The Longest Shortest Time
Award-winning The Longest Shortest Time focuses on parenthood through all its stages. Creator Hillary Frank wanted The Longest Shortest Time to serve as a reminder to parents that they are not alone in this journey of raising other humans.
The Mom Hour
The Mom Hour is hosted by two mothers, Sarah Powers and Meagan Francis, who parent a total of eight kids, ranging in age from toddler to teen. Each week, they discuss tips, stories, and experiences to help other mothers “feel a little better about the mom you are today.”
Nerds, Geeks, Dads
Nerds, Geeks, Dads is hosted by two dads, Art Eddy and Zach Rosenberg. They discuss a range of topics including comic books, video games, movies, and pop culture.
Ellie Knaus is the host of Atomic Moms. Ellie, mother of a young daughter, strives to make her podcast not just an important parenting resource, but also as a “place for all sons and daughters of any age to commiserate and celebrate too.” Guests on the weekly podcast include parenting experts, caregivers, and best-selling authors.
Motherhood in Hollywood
Listeners to the Motherhood in Hollywood podcast will hear both entertainment news as well as parenting information. The podcast is hosted by Emmy Award-winning writer Heather Brooker and provides listeners with an honest and humorous look at parenting and the entertainment business.