Podcasts can give a brilliant insight into parenting, whether it’s tackling the day-to-day challenges of bringing up children, picking up some new parenting techniques or facing up to mental health, these podcasts for mums have it all covered.
If you haven’t already, don’t forget to subscribe to My Baba’s Parental Control podcast.
Scummy Mummies – Podcast
Dubbed the show for “less-than-perfect parents”, comedians Ellie Gibson and Helen Thorn discuss all things parenting and delve into current affairs and culture, amid farting and fish fingers. The fortnightly podcast covers a range of topics, including breastfeeding, IVF, feminism and often features special guests.
Happy Mum, Happy Baby
Join Giovanna Fletcher as she embarks on frank and warm conversations about parenthood with high-profile mums and dads. The mother-of-three, discusses all aspects of parenting: the highs, the lows and the challenges, following the success of her book Happy Mum, Happy Baby.
Made By Mammas: The Podcast
The Made By Mammas baby blog comes to life in podcast form, where Radio Broadcaster Zoe Hardman and PR Executive Georgia Dayton discuss the baby brands they love, the products they couldn’t live with out and their first-hand experiences of motherhood. Each episode sees the two mums chat to a special guest, including some My Baba favourites: the Magic Sleep Fairy Alison-Scott Wright and Kimberley Walsh.
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Parental Control from My Baba
Parental Control is a monthly parenting and lifestyle podcast created by My Baba and hosted by the website’s founder Leonora Bamford. Parental Control is about feeling in control as a parent or prospective parent and feeling confident tackling problems head-on. Each month, we’ll discuss current and on-going issues that affect mums and dads throughout parenthood and tease out the solutions with the help of some brilliant guest and expert speakers.
Breaking Mum & Dad: The Podcast
Breaking Mum & Dad sees TV presenter and My Baba blogger Anna Williamson bring her no-nonsense conversation about parenting and mental health from her latest book to life. Anna pursues frank and open conversations with fellow celebrity parents, covering topics such as post-natal depression, loneliness, fertility, mum guilt and much more.
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The Parenthood by The Bump Class
Ever felt like you don’t have all the answers to parenting? Us too. Tune into The Parenthood, a podcast from the founders of The Bump Class, Marina Fogle and Dr Chiara Hunt to discover expert answers to the questions that parents are really asking. Whether your child has reflux, nits or you’re worried about returning to work, The Parenthood has the answers.
The Motherkind Podcast
Motherkind presenter Zoe Blaskey is on a mission to help you find inner calm amid the madness of being a modern mum. Zoe speaks to some of the best wellness teachers from around the world. Each episode introduces a new teacher and topic discussing everything from how to calm a toddler down and dealing with anxiety to simple things like how to have a better day.
Episode 5: Why Do So Many Of Us Have Gut Health Problems? How To Boost Your Family’s Healthy Gut Bacteria
How much is your gut having an impact on your health and wellbeing? You might be surprised…
My Baba founder Leonora invited nutritionist and dietician Jane Clarke on the show to talk about how gut health and the impact it has on our physical and mental health, and the simple changes we can make to improve our family’s health and wellbeing.
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