Podcasts For Parents

Podcasts For Parents

Podcasts For Parents

In 2021, the number of monthly podcast listeners increased tremendously, especially among audiences between the ages of 18 – 34 (Source: Insider Intelligence). We’ve heard from our Lessy Messy customers that listening to podcasts actually helps them relax and recharge throughout the day. We couldn’t agree more – podcasts are especially great because you can listen to them while doing pretty much anything. Cooking, cleaning, or even watching over your little one during tummy time…thanks to wireless headphones, podcasts are ultra accessible. 

If you’re a parent looking for more parenting content throughout your podcasts, we’ve got you covered! Thankfully, we’re lucky to have thousands of willing experts who have created their own podcasts to help people just like you learn more about their lives, their interests, and even their kids. So without further ado, here’s our roundup of great parenting podcasts and a little bit of info to help you decide whether or not you’d like to check them out! 

Raising Good Humans | Dr. Aliza Pressman | Spotify | Apple

“As a parent, do you ever wish someone could just whisper some realistic and trustworthy support in your ear? And not make you feel awful for not having all the answers? Well, that’s what I’m here for.

I’m Dr. Aliza Pressman, developmental psychologist, parent educator, asst. clinical professor, and co-founder of both Mount Sinai Parenting Center and SeedlingsGroup. And I’m a mom… trying to raise two good humans myself, so I’m in this with you!

In each episode, we’ll go deep (but brief) with both experts and parents to share the most effective approaches and tools and talk about the important bigger picture of raising good humans. My goal is to make your parenting journey less overwhelming and a lot more joyful!”

Life Kit: Parenting | NPR | Spotify | Apple

“Raising awesome kids takes help. NPR has science and experts to get you through the toughest parenting moments. Subscribe to get episodes from Life Kit on parenting.”

Respectful Parenting: Janet Lansbury Unruffled | JLML Press | Spotify | Apple

“Each episode addresses a reader’s parenting issue through the lens of Janet’s respectful parenting philosophy, consistently offering a perspective shift that ultimately frees parents of the need for tips, tricks, and tactics.

Janet is a parenting author and consultant whose website (JanetLansbury.com) is visited by millions of readers annually. Her work informs, inspires, and supports caregivers of infants and toddlers across the globe, helping to create authentic relationships of respect, trust, and love. Her best-selling books “No Bad Kids: Toddler Discipline without Shame” and “Elevating Child Care: A Guide to Respectful Parenting” are available in all formats at Amazon, Apple, Barnes & Noble, Google Play, and free at Audible  with a trial subscription. Episodes of “Sessions,” a collection of intimate recorded phone consultations with parents, are available exclusively at SessionsAudio.com.

Recommended Best Parenting Podcast by The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Bump, Fatherly, “Early Childhood Education Zone,” and many, many more.”

Good Inside With Dr. Becky | Dr. Becky Kennedy | Spotify | Apple

“Join clinical psychologist and mom of three Dr. Becky Kennedy on her weekly podcast, as she takes on tough parenting questions and delivers actionable guidance—all in short episodes, because we know time is hard to find as a parent. Her breakthrough approach has enabled thousands of people to get more comfortable in discomfort, make repairs after mistakes, and always see the good inside. You’ll gain the tools to embody your authority while developing a stronger parent-child connection, helping you become the parent you want to be and helping your child develop the skills necessary for life success.”