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Best podcasts for parents:
Lessons on all things parenting and family management

We’ve compiled the best podcast for parents (or top 3!) for all stages of child development and family financial planning.

As a parent, you have become a pro at multitasking. Podcasts are an entertaining, educational and convenient way to source information. You can get expert insight on topics you’re interested in while you complete your many day-to-day activities. Whether you’re carpooling your kids, doing the dishes, or working away, you can tune in at any time from anywhere. 

Here are our picks for the best podcasts for parents. They cover powerful parenting lessons and relatable parenting stories that will validate your experiences.

Podcasts for parents: Pregnancy 

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The Birth Hour

The Birth Hour is for both first-time parents and experienced parents. You will learn, laugh, and maybe even cry a bit listening to moving childbirth stories from people willing to share one of the most intimate moments of their lives. Tune in to hear insightful conversations with host Bryn Huntpalmer and guests.


Former journalist Adriana Lozada talks about pregnancy, birth and postpartum with top experts and new parents. Each episode provides listeners with relevant, actionable and useful information. 

Creating a Family

This is the perfect parenting podcast for adoptive and foster parents. Listen to weekly interviews with host Dawn Davenport and leading experts on topics that will help you be the best parent possible. 

Podcasts for parents: Ages 0 – 5

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Parenting Beyond Discipline

Host Erin Royer is LA’s go-to expert on all things parenting and child development. She covers topics including self-esteem, development and health, modern parenting issues and education. 

Respectful Parenting: Janet Lansbury Unruffled 

Respectful Parenting is hosted by Janet Lansbury. Lansbury is a parenting expert and author of Elevating Child Care: A Guide to Respectful Parenting and No Bad Kids: Toddler Discipline Without Shame. In the podcast, she addresses respect for your child and acceptance of their emotions and development. 

Podcasts for parents: Ages 6 – 11

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Sunshine Parenting 

In Sunshine Parenting, Camp Director, mom, author, and host Audrey Monke hosts youth development experts for chats. Monke explores ideas from raising kids to becoming happy and thriving adults. 

Parenting Our Future

Robbin McManne provides her listeners with tips and lessons to parent peacefully and intentionally. Each weekly episode navigates how to get your kids to listen and cooperate without yelling, punishments, and rewards. Robbin designed her series to help listeners understand their own feelings and those of their kids. 

Podcasts for parents: Ages 12+ 

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Talking to teens

Parent-teen researcher Andy Earle talks with various experts about the art and science of parenting teenagers. Andy covers topics including puberty, school, stress, and more.  

Joyful Courage

Host Casey O’Roarty offers listeners a place for inspiration, education, and entertainment. She reminds them they are not alone in the parenting journey. Casey sits down with parenting experts to chat about the challenges of parenting teens. 

Family financial planning 

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Marriage Kids and Money 

This weekly podcast is all about building wealth as a family. Listen in as host Andy Hill interviews millionaire parents, couples who have reached financial independence, and financial industry experts. Past guests include Chris Hogan, Paula Pant, JL Collins and Rachel Cruze. Each episode provides listeners with easy-to-understand and actionable takeaways to give their families the lives they deserve. 

The Art of Allowance Podcast

This parenting podcast aims to help listeners raise financially literate kids. Author and host John Lanza interviews parents and youth money experts on the tools families use to get kids excited about being smart with money.

So Money with Farnoosh Torabi

Host Farnoosh Torabi is an award-winning financial strategist, TV host, and bestselling author. She helps listeners learn the basics of money management as they begin their financial journey as a family. The podcast covers money strategies and stories from today’s top business minds, authors, and influencers. 

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Madelyn Reiter

Madelyn Reiter is a storyteller and publicist. She has a BA in Journalism from The University of Texas at Austin. Madelyn lives in New York, NY.

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