15 episodes

Hosted by award-winning podcaster Deborah James and her two children Eloise and Hugo, The Good Stuff pod is here to see families through the next 8 weeks of staying in and staying positive. Each Monday, Deborah, Eloise and Hugo will investigate the research around the ‘good stuff’ covering questions such as how does music boost your mood? Why should we look after the animals on our planet? And what does kindness look like in different countries around the world? Each Thursday will be a "good news only" channel, sharing good news sent in from you guys at home, as well as exciting stories of positive news from around the world.

The Good Stuff with Deborah James Mags Creative + Deborah James

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.2, 68 Ratings

Hosted by award-winning podcaster Deborah James and her two children Eloise and Hugo, The Good Stuff pod is here to see families through the next 8 weeks of staying in and staying positive. Each Monday, Deborah, Eloise and Hugo will investigate the research around the ‘good stuff’ covering questions such as how does music boost your mood? Why should we look after the animals on our planet? And what does kindness look like in different countries around the world? Each Thursday will be a "good news only" channel, sharing good news sent in from you guys at home, as well as exciting stories of positive news from around the world.

    Good News Thursday 27th May

    Good News Thursday 27th May

    Deborah, Eloise and Hugo are keeping the positive energy flowing with today's good news only episode. Their headlines include a primary school teacher climbing the height of Everest via his stairs, a YouTube special hosted by the Obamas and an all-star version of Hairspray's You Can't Stop the Beat. To spread your good news, email your voicenote to goodstuff@magscreative.co.uk.

    • 9 min
    How can we look after our mental health?

    How can we look after our mental health?

    How can we look after our mental health? Whilst we’re often encouraged to look after our physical health, today’s episode is all about how we can look after our mental health which is just as important. Deborah, Eloise and Hugo share how baking, getting outside in nature, laughter and dancing helps keep them feeling calm, as well as speaking with Child Psychologist Hannah Abrahams about koala cuddles and the ‘toolbox’ we all have to help us if we’re struggling.

    • 14 min
    Good News Thursday 21st May

    Good News Thursday 21st May

    Thank A Teacher Day, a lockdown wedding and a star-studded reading of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone - today's episode is filled with positive news from around the world. Deborah, Eloise and Hugo also share a special Ladybird competition who are giving away a pair of books for a lucky listener. To be in with a chance of winning, all you have to do is record a voicenote telling us who your favourite reading partner is and send it to goodstuff@magscreative.co.uk. Good luck!

    • 9 min
    Can we really do anything?

    Can we really do anything?

    Can we really do anything? From J.K. Rowling to Walt Disney, Albert Einstein to Oprah Winfrey, this week celebrates all the leaders whose failures turned out to be successes due to their incredible mindset. Deborah, Eloise and Hugo also speak with Matthew Syed - multi-award-winning journalist, broadcaster, and author of celebrated children’s books, You Are Awesome and The You Are Awesome Journal.

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    • 17 min
    Good News Thursday 14th May

    Good News Thursday 14th May

    Weekly kitchen discos with Sophie Ellis-Bextor, a “drive-by joke stand” from 6-year-old Callaghan McLaughlin and some brilliant listener voicenotes are just a few of things that are making Deborah, Eloise and Hugo smile this week. This good news episode shares their favourite uplifting stories. To share your good news, email your voicenote to goodstuff@magscreative.co.uk

    • 6 min
    How can we stay creative and curious?

    How can we stay creative and curious?

    How can we stay creative and curious? In this week's episode, Deborah, Eloise and Hugo share the incredible inventions of the world that only happened because the inventors were curious. They also speak with the amazing Laura Brand, also known as Joy Journal, on some of her own inventions such as squishy soap which is keeping her and her children staying creative at home.

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

4.2 out of 5
68 Ratings

68 Ratings

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WilmaDoggie ,

Great Podcast

This podcast is great to cheer my family up during lockdown. Listening to it over dinner is so nice. I can’t wait for every Monday and Thursday so I can listen to the podcast as soon as it comes out. I sometimes play it multiple times because it’s so good and I have listened to every one. I highly recommend this.

th good stuff ,

Love it

It is amazing . I am so excited 😆 to see more. 🥰😍🤩

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