86 episodes

The Motherly Podcast features honest conversations about modern motherhood with inspiring leaders—who also happen to be mothers. These incredible women, like Kristen Bell, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, and Gabrielle Union, are helping to redefine motherhood, using their voices to uplift women with practical ideas and expert insights. The Webby Award winning podcast is hosted each week by Liz Tenety, an award-winning journalist and co-founder of Motherly.

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    • 4.5 • 8 Ratings

The Motherly Podcast features honest conversations about modern motherhood with inspiring leaders—who also happen to be mothers. These incredible women, like Kristen Bell, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, and Gabrielle Union, are helping to redefine motherhood, using their voices to uplift women with practical ideas and expert insights. The Webby Award winning podcast is hosted each week by Liz Tenety, an award-winning journalist and co-founder of Motherly.

    Esther Perel wants to help you rediscover the erotic and build your own modern village

    Esther Perel wants to help you rediscover the erotic and build your own modern village

    In this episode, Liz speaks to renowned psychotherapist, podcast host, and New York Times bestselling author, Esther Perel, about pandemic parenting, how we can build our own modern village to support both parents and kids, and how mothers can start to bring the erotic back into their daily lives.

    • 39 min
    Kristen Bell and Jackie Tohn on friendship and the art of the “sneak teach”

    Kristen Bell and Jackie Tohn on friendship and the art of the “sneak teach”

    Liz checked in with best friends Kristen Bell and Jackie Tohn to talk about their new Amazon Original animated kids series, the universal power of music, why they want to “sneak teach” music to your kids, what their collective village looks like, and why close friendships are so important for both kids and parents.

    • 25 min
    What the world’s oldest cultures taught Dr. Michaeleen Doucleff about parenting

    What the world’s oldest cultures taught Dr. Michaeleen Doucleff about parenting

    Liz checked in with NPR Global Health Desk Correspondent, Dr. Michaeleen Doucleff, to talk more about her New York Times bestselling book, what makes modern Western parenting “weird,” why the village is just ingrained in almost every culture except our own, and how we can incorporate what Michaeleen learned from these families into our own lives.

    • 48 min
    Emily Oster on her new book and another pandemic school year

    Emily Oster on her new book and another pandemic school year

    With our kids heading back to school, Liz checks back in with economist and bestselling author Emily Oster to learn about her new book and find out what the latest data says about the COVID Delta variant.

    • 27 min
    Elle Moxley on Building a More Inclusive Society for Our Kids

    Elle Moxley on Building a More Inclusive Society for Our Kids

    In this special episode, Elle Moxley, Founder and Director of the Marsha P. Johnson Institute, which advocates for Black Trans people, offers insight into how parents can talk about race, gender, and class with their kids and help build a more inclusive society for the future.

    • 31 min
    Sweet Potato Soul’s Jenné Claiborne Explains Why There’s is Hope for Even Our Pickiest of Eaters

    Sweet Potato Soul’s Jenné Claiborne Explains Why There’s is Hope for Even Our Pickiest of Eaters

    In this episode, Liz talks to Jenné Claiborne, founder of the wildly popular vegan lifestyle platform and cookbook, Sweet Potato Soul, about how she went from being a picky chicken nugget eater kid to a plant-based chef, cooking instructor, and health coach.

    • 33 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

Sophie_Lucas ,

One of my favourites

Such a lovely, insightful podcast from Motherly with an amazing mix of guests with different careers and knowledge to share. Definitely ones for parents everywhere and a great way to discover new parenting ideas and resources!

mummyoflilem ,

So Delighted That This Exists!

Being a new mum eager to chase her dreams and passions alongside being the best possible mum to my little one, I’m so glad I stumbled across this podcast via a friend’s twitter page. It’s incredibly relatable, inspirational as well as encouraging and educational. ✨💛🙌🏽💓 Can’t wait to hear more.

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