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    How To Talk About Divorce With Your Children

    How To Talk About Divorce With Your Children

    Even the most amicable split is world-changing for young children. Here are a few key tips for grown-ups trying to help their kids navigate this big transition.

    • 21 min
    Finding The Perfect Name For Your Baby

    Finding The Perfect Name For Your Baby

    Picking a name for a baby can be overwhelming. With all the possibilities out in the world, it can be hard to even begin to choose. On this episode of Life Kit, host Diana Opong speaks with baby naming experts for a framework that can help.

    • 21 min
    Navigating Life After Pregnancy Loss

    Navigating Life After Pregnancy Loss

    Despite how common pregnancy loss is, families often suffer in silence. In honor of Black Maternal Health Week, Life Kit teamed up with the hosts of the podcast docuseries NATAL to share stories from parents who have experienced loss, and expert advice about how to support loved ones through grief.

    • 22 min
    Raising Boys To Be Feminists

    Raising Boys To Be Feminists

    Author Sonora Jha shares insights from her memoir, How To Raise A Feminist Son, which includes practical to-do lists about how to handle some of the hardest conversations with sons.

    • 10 min
    Raising Kids Who Help With Chores

    Raising Kids Who Help With Chores

    Raising kids who pitch in around your home doesn't require bribes or a chore chart. Kids want to help – and parents can nurture that desire by including them in age-appropriate ways.

    • 21 min
    Talking With Kids About Anti-Asian Racism

    Talking With Kids About Anti-Asian Racism

    Navigating conversations with kids around race and racism can be tricky. Here's what to think about while talking to kids about the rise in anti-Asian attacks and the shootings in Atlanta earlier this month.

    • 11 min

Customer Reviews

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573 Ratings

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Quite interesting pers[ective

What a broad type of perspectives

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Awesome podcast!

Anya & Cory, hosts of the Life Kit Parenting podcast, highlight all aspects of parenting, family and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

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Great show!

The hosts of the Life Kit: Parenting podcast highlight all aspects of parenting and more in this can’t miss podcast! The hosts and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

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