Girls That Create has put together a list of podcasts for families with both young and older children. If you would like to suggest a podcast to add to this list, please contact us at erin(at)girlsthatcreate.com. Thank you.
A Kids Book About (The Podcast): A kids podcast about the things that matter, like racism, body image, and belonging. Each episode opens up the dialogue that began with the A Kids Book About series.
Ask Lisa: The Psychology of Parenting: Dr. Lisa Damour brings her sane, informed, and practical perspective to your timely and timeless parenting questions. Cohost Reena Ninan, a world-class journalist who has covered the White House while packing a breast pump, makes sure to get you the answers you need.
Circle Round: Created and produced by parents of young children, WBUR’s Circle Round podcast adapts folktales from around the world into sound- and music-rich radio plays for kids ages 3 to 103. Each episode explores universal themes like friendship, persistence, creativity and generosity, and ends with an activity that inspires a deeper conversation between children and grown-ups.
Let’s Be Real with Sammy Jaye: Hosted by GenZ change-maker Sammy Jaye, this podcast is all about having powerful and candid conversations with celebrities, activists, athletes, and influencers while discussing real-life issues – from mental health and political activism to pop culture.
Magic Lessons: Author Elizabeth Gilbert helps aspiring artists overcome their fears and create more joyfully.
On Creativity: A SCADcast with Paula Wallace: Hosted by Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) President and Founder Paula Wallace, On Creativity enthralls listeners through interviews with leading voices and some of the most prominent makers, thinkers, auteurs, and inventors of our time.
Rebel Podcast: Based on the bestselling series Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls, each episode explores the lives of women from the books, encouraging young listeners to ask questions and explore their interests.
Teen Whispers: Acts as an anonymous place for teens to talk about important, embarrassing and memorable moments in their transition out of childhood
The Mortified Podcast: Features adults sharing the embarrassing things they wrote as kids, surprise celebrity guests, and interviews that pick up where the stage show ends.
Think: A daily, topic-driven interview and call-in program hosted by Krys Boyd covering a wide variety of topics ranging from history, politics, current events, science, technology and emerging trends to food and wine, travel, adventure, and entertainment.
Women Amplified: Inspiration meets practical advice in this podcast from the nation’s largest network of conferences for women in the workplace. Episodes cover topics around leadership, career advancement, self-care, transitions and other relevant issues that women face.
Wow in the World: Young kids and their parents join hosts Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on a journey away from screens, inside the brain, out into space, and deep into the coolest new stories in science, technology, and innovation.