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Mamamia Out Loud
The twice-weekly podcast that's smart, often silly and sometimes surprising. Absolutely everything is up for discussion: from pop culture to politics, body image to motherhood, feminism to fashion. Join Mamamia's Holly Wainwright, Mia Freedman and Jessie Stephens as they cover what everyone's talking about this week.
Mamamia Book Club
Whether you're a big juicy book worm or you want to include more reading into your life, the podcast book club is the place. Read the book club selections then join Jessie Stephens and a host of her Mamamia guests as they dive between the pages of some brilliant, (and not so brilliant) reads. Should you recommend it to a friend or forget it ever happened? Listen in as we debate the works.
The Prude And The Pornstar
Madison Missina loves sex. Carla GS can barely say the word without blushing. Meet The Prude and The Pornstar: your new best friends. This is the podcast that takes your questions about sex and relationships. It's everything you’ve ever wanted to know about sex, but have been too afraid to ask. Hosted by sex-worker and award-winning porn star Madison Missina, and Christian mum from the suburbs Carla GS, it’s the intricacies of our sex lives laid bare. If you have a question you’re afraid to ask, email us: firstname.lastname@example.org You can be completely anonymous.
So, you're growing a human inside you. Or you're thinking about it. Bec Judd has been pregnant quite a lot, and Monique Bowley has nine hundred questions she wants to ask her. Together, with an in-house dream-team of experts, they will take you right through your pregnancy, month by month. This is pregnancy real talk, where nothing is off limits. From fertility to the first six weeks at home, get the most honest, practical and often hilarious talk about what you're not expecting, when you're expecting. There will be tears. There will be laughs. There will be a tiny bit of labour poo talk.
Do you scroll through beauty posts on Instagram and feel completely overwhelmed? Do you wish you had your very own beauty whisperer to tell you what works and what doesn’t? Then this is the podcast you've been waiting for. Each week beauty guru Leigh Campbell and beauty tragic Kelly McCarren will answer your questions - What's primer? What the heck does white eyeliner do? Do I really need conditioner? Who even am I? They'll tell you which bargain products work and which ones are worth splurging on. And they'll be rummaging through the beauty bags of famous people to find out what they know that we don't. You Beauty - the podcast for your face.
More than 300,000 women join Mia Freedman each week as she has candid conversations with interesting people who have fascinating stories to share. From Olivia Newton-John, Serena Williams, Marian Keyes, Liane Moriarty, athletes, actors, politicians, business leaders, authors and regular people who have achieved extraordinary things….they all let their guard down and open up in a way that’s positive and riveting.
This Glorious Mess
This is not the place for "perfect parents". This is a weekly look at parenting as it truly is - confusing, exhausting, inspiring, completely full of surprises and very messy. Join Andrew Daddo, broadcaster, author of children's books and father of three, and Holly Wainwright, editor, writer and mother of two, as they unpack what parents are really talking about. From toddlers to teenagers, it's all the disasters and delights of parenting, made real.
So, you've had a baby. Your life will never be the same. Your boobs will never be the same. And you're probably thinking, "How do I do this?" Welcome to Year One, the podcast that will get you through the first year of your baby's life, unscathed. Hosts Christie Hayes and Holly Wainwright have four kids under seven between them. Together with Mamamia's in-house-dream team of experts, they will take you from the moment the baby pops out to blowing out the candles on their first birthday cake. It's honest, practical and hilarious advice about everything from breastfeeding to milestones, in a judgement free environment. Year One, it's like mother's group on demand.
Tell Me It's Going To Be OK
How do you navigate the world of Trump? Distract yourself with good, irreverent pop culture and an intimate dose of female friendship. Join former Executive Digital Editor of The New Yorker Amelia Lester in Washington and co-founder of the Mamamia Women’s Network Mia Freedman in Sydney, as they discuss all things Trump, pop-culture and long distance friendships.
The Baby Bubble
Are you no longer phased by going out in public with someone else’s vomit on your shoulder? Do you find yourself awake at 3 am, feeding the newest addition to your family thinking “Am I the only person alive right now? It’s so lonely!” Then you are in the Baby Bubble and at Mamamia, we thought you might need a little company. The Baby Bubble is the podcast for parents trying to behave like competent humans on two hours of sleep or for people who don’t have kids but are curious about what you do with tiny people who just poop and cry all day. Each week join mum of one, Zoe Marshall and father of twins, Sean Szeps, for a no BS conversation about what to expect way after the expecting bit is over. Think of this show as your lifeline in the witching hour, a place you can call when you’ve just got your baby to put something in its mouth instead of the floor or a warm set of audio arms that are here to wrap you up when you’re losing your mind and tell you “it’s going to be ok!”
Do you love TV and movies but need somewhere to dissect all the cliffhangers and spoilers? The Recap is a safe space for anyone who thinks heaven is a couch, microwave popcorn and a big screen TV. It's where you'll find frank funny and smart conversations about all the shows you're bingeing. So cancel your plans and settle in for The Recap.
Have you got a ring on it? Are you hoping to get engaged? Or do you just really like wedding stuff? Well, you're in the right place! Hitched is the 10-week wedding crash course hosted by wedding planning guru, Aleisha McCormack. It's your no-nonsense guide to planning a wedding without losing your marbles.
Do you have dreams of owning your own business or you just want to take a peak behind the curtain to see how other people have done it? Then join lady startup, Rachel Corbett as she sits down with some of the most inspiring and successful female entrepreneurs to discover how they built their businesses from the ground up.
Do you find the news cycle overwhelming? Depressing? Confusing? Boring? Endless? Then you need The Quicky. Mamamia's daily podcast that gets you up to speed on the top stories, then deep dives on one topic you want to know more about. It's the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day.
I Don't Know How She Does It
Have you ever looked at another women and thought "how does she do it?" This podcast will answer that question. It's conversations with some of the busiest women we know. We'll hear the tips and strategies, from balancing children and budgets, to their career and health. For every woman who has looked at another woman and wondered "how does she manage her life?", this is your podcast.
What differentiates the good sex from the bad? How do you tell your partner you're interested in having a threesome? And can hiring a sex worker really save your relationship? Sealed Section is the no-holds-barred podcast that answers every burning question you've ever had about sex and sexuality. Driven by anonymous questions from listeners, Australia's highest paid sex worker Samantha X and academic Lauren Rosewarne join forces to solve some of life's sexual quandaries. Samantha X brings a wealth stories from her 10+ years spent navigating the sex industry (like the time a man asked her to dress as a Jack Russel and bark; or the time she was paid $3000 to take a bath in peace) while Dr. Rosewarne lends a scientific eye to explain our weirdest and most wonderful sexual stories.
Ask Me Anything
Ask Me Anything is the short, sharp, car-trip podcast giving heartfelt answers to real-life anonymous questions from teenage girls. From friendship dramas to first crushes, author and columnist Rebecca Sparrow is here to listen and offer some advice. You can ask her anything ...
Want to live a happier, healthier life, without the woo-woo, the hours of meditation, or adult colouring-in books? Join radio and TV host Robin Bailey and author Rebecca Sparrow as they roadtest techniques for a better, happier, and more meaningful life. Whether it's relationships, work, families, exercise or your life admin that needs a lift, learn the habits, tips and tricks to make your life happier and more meaningful, day to day.
Can't Live Without
Are you all about making your home life better? Finding the small joys and little luxuries to escape the everyday? This is a glimpse into the lives of Australia's lifestyle experts. From celebrity chefs to home stylists, Mel Buttle is on a mission to track down the team from Foxtel Lifestyle Channel and find out the things they can't live without. How do you make a house a home? What's the one item that can transform a living room? And mostly, what are the cool gadgets we need to buy? This is the go-to podcast for anyone who wants shortcuts to the best in life.
Fighting For Fair
Meet 12 extraordinary people who’ll change your life. Mamamia has partnered with Australia’s leading social justice law firm Maurice Blackburn to bring you incredible true stories about Australians fighting for a fairer society. You’ll hear people from all walks of life. From sports heroes to transgender women, rappers to lawyers, pacifists to activists, workers to the wounded, all with one thing in common; they are fighting for a world that gives everyone a fair go, and they are not giving up.
Join the host of The Bachelor Australia, Osher Günsberg, and psychologist Leanne Hall, as they tackle your questions about the crazy world of dating, relationships and love. It's the relationship advice your friends will never say to your face.