Whether you’re seeking parenting advice or a mom tribe to drink with, celebrate Mother’s Day with these 7 podcasts

Kids & Family May 6, 2022

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and we’re celebrating with podcasts by and for moms. Tune into our list for a variety of shows sharing tips and advice on parenting with doctors, experts, celebrity parents, and more. If you like hearing true stories about kids and mothers’ relationships, stream “The Moth’s” Mother’s Day special.

If you’re looking for a judgment-free podcast zone that doesn’t share advice, check out “Why Mommy Drinks.” For more comedic content from mothers, Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee are joined by guests for a series all about motherhood.

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Band of Mothers

Listen to ‘Band of Mothers’

Comedians, mothers, and long-time friends Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee created “The Pump and Dump Show” all about motherhood. Now, the hosts invite listeners to join their brand of fun on “Band of Mothers,” produced by WB | Audacy. Shayna and Tracey are unpacking life as 40-something women, sharing advice on parenting, maintaining a work-life balance, self-love, and more with guests.

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The Moth

Listen to ‘The Moth Radio Hour: Mother’s Day Special’

This 57-minute episode of “The Moth” is dedicated to moms and shares true stories. Hear about a woman who never wanted children and is questioning her choices. A little girl was angry at her mom and ran away from home. A son shares his struggle at his mother’s deathbed, and in another story, a man uniquely finds a mother’s love.

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Good Inside with Dr. Becky

Listen to ‘Good Inside with Dr. Becky’

Clinical psychologist and mother Dr. Becky Kennedy hosts the parenting podcast, “Good Inside with Dr. Becky.” Tune in for bite-sized episodes tailored for parents’ busy schedules, answering questions, and sharing advice.

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Raising Good Humans

Listen to ‘Raising Good Humans’

Dear Media’s “Raising Good Humans” is hosted by Dr. Aliza Pressman, a mom, developmental psychologist, parent educator, asst. clinical professor, and co-founder of Mount Sinai Parenting Center and SeedlingsGroup. In episodes, hear realistic advice and effective tools for raising good humans in conversations with guests.

Life Kit: Parenting

Listen to ‘Life Kit: Parenting’

NPR’s “Life Kit: Parenting” shares tips for raising kids of all ages. This podcast lets science and experts guide parents through tricky moments. There are episodes on building a sleep routine for you and your kids, helping young adults transfer colleges, how reading aloud can help parents bond with kids, and more.

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Why Mommy Drinks

Listen to ‘Why Mommy Drinks’

“Why Mommy Drinks” is a judgment-free zone, and it’s not an advice podcast. Host Betsy Stover speaks with fellow parents about what their kids have done – and what has driven them to drink. Hear honest conversations with guests like comedians, Hollywood directors, Olympic athletes, authors, and more in weekly episodes. This series is presented by Campfire Media.

Motherhood Meets Medicine

Motherhood Meets Medicine

Listen to ‘Motherhood Meets Medicine’

“Motherhood Meets Medicine” on Lynzy Coughlin’s podcast, bringing women and mothers together. Lynzy has practiced medicine for 12+ years as an ER Physician’s Assistant. Episode topics range from feeding babies to toddler tantrums and more. Lynzy will host candid interviews with moms and experts to talk about motherhood.

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