September 30th is National Podcast Day, and in preparation we rounded up the best podcasts on gay family and fertility.
Whether you’re a parent already, have an interest in gay family building, or just want to hear more stories from families who have been there – tune into these top family & fertility podcasts for the LGBTQ community. Happy listening!
Follow married couple Jenn & Becky as they chronicle their family building journey. From choosing a sperm donor, to the IUI process, to the emotional ups and downs of their journey, you’ll love following along and learning with them.
Follow them on twitter here : https://twitter.com/themaybegayby?lang=en
Tune in for weekly episodes as moms Karyne and Kate navigate and narrate their journey as moms to baby Ari. It’s worth going back to past episodes to hear all about their reciprocal IVF journey as well.
Follow them on twitter here : https://twitter.com/showonbirth
Two lesbians talk about making and raising babies and nontraditional families with weekly guest speakers. Scroll through to find episodes on surrogacy, the legal aspects of LGBTQ family building, and a special episode featuring our own Dr. Mark Leondires and his husband Greg.
We love to follow them on social as well! https://twitter.com/ovariestalk?lang=en
Although not necessarily a podcast on LGBTQ parenting, this pod tells the first-person stories of people with families of every shape and size. Listen for interviews with all sorts of parenting experts who talk about what the “new normal” is for families today.
Created by Elizabeth Caliva, queer mom and mindset coach, this podcast was a great exploration of topics related to lesbian pregnancy, conception, parenting, and general health. They’ve stopped releasing new episodes, but the entire series is still available to listen.
This podcast discusses parenting and family building stories and surprises, and self-advertises as the parenting podcast for everyone. Named one of the Webby Award’s best family & kids podcasts of 2018 and 19, this pod has something for everyone. We especially loved their three part “sperm series”.
Follow them on twitter here: https://twitter.com/longestshortest