Recent Episodes and Articles

Should I Have Kids?

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Most people struggle with deciding if they should become parents, but few speak about it in public. Tune in as one brave woman grapples with her ambivalence over starting a family.
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Kids Eat ... What?!

Wednesday, August 05, 2015

Sometimes kids make really weird food choices, but compared to adults, are they really that weird? Dan Pashman, host of The Sporkful, weighs in on your kids' weird eating habits.
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The Accidental Gay Parents, 2

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

In part two of The Accidental Gay Parents, John reflects on the heartache of adopting his sister's kids, plus find out what went down at the adoption hearing. Oh, and there's a dog bow.
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I've Got News 3

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

A man finds out on his 47th birthday, he's about to become a grandpa. Plus, the rest of our popular father-daughter "I've Got News" series about surprise pregnancy. LISTEN
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The Accidental Gay Parents

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

One weekend Trystan and his boyfriend were clubbing in Vegas; the next they were steeped in diapers and Legos. The story of how two twenty-somethings became parents overnight. 
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Mama Don't Understand

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

A game of got-yer-nose turns racial and a 6-year-old raps to her white mom about not getting her Blackness. Two stories of biracial kids schooling their mamas. 
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The Bestest Worstest Time with Roman Mars

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Roman Mars once used his twin babies as a weapon against his boss. And he knows when to admit he's lost a fight to his wife. The 99% Invisible host's family life, as never told before. 
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Sixty-Five Women and a Baby

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Remember Three Men and a Baby? Imagine if there were sixty-five of them. But college girls.
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The New You … It’ll Do

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Parenthood changes people. Beauty guru Jane Marie gives tips on how to (mostly) accept the new you. Plus, one mom whose post-baby change prevents her from singing karaoke.
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The Emperor's New Onesie

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

The story of one mom held hostage by her naked toddler.
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When the Breadwinner Makes Dough

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

First comes love, then comes marriage. Then comes a role reversal ... and lots and lots of donuts. 
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When Are You Gonna Be Normal Again?

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Melinda was always anxious. When she had kids, she became even more anxious. But she kept it secret from everyone, afraid she'd destroy her image as a “model minority.”
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Booze Emergency!

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

We need to make a signature cocktail for RadioLoveFest, so we enlisted The Sporkful's Dan Pashman to help us. But we need YOUR help, too! Don't let it be a mug of wine!
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Real Teens, Fake Babies

Sunday, March 01, 2015

We conclude our Sex & Parenthood series with the story of two polar opposite teens, two robotic babies, and lots of drama. In collaboration with This American Life!  
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Mom, It's Time We Had the Talk

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

We continue our Sex & Parenthood series with an 8-year-old boy who makes his mom have "The Talk" with him. All. The. Time. 
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Hang Out With Someone Who Heals Pelvises for a Living

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Live now in our Google Hangout, pelvic floor therapist Debra Goldman is answering your questions about pain and recovery after childbirth.
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Healing After Childbirth

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

One brave listener shares her story of giving up on pain-free sex after a childbirth injury; one pelvic floor expert tells us why she doesn't have to.
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The Parents' Guide to Doing It

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Navigating sex after parenthood isn't easy! Join Dan Savage & Jane Marie for an NSFW conversation on getting back in the sack.
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Your Parenting Resolutions, 2015

Wednesday, January 07, 2015

Turns out parents want to go easier on themselves in 2015. Or, as in our host's case, get more combative with their offspring. Plus, we make a big show announcement!
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Music Together-ish

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Fourteen years ago, Jacob hated his mom's lullabies, which she thought meant he hated music. But now he's a modern Freddie Mercury.
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