Listen Up! 4 Podcasts for Family Fun

Featured Article, Home & Family, Kids, Technology
on March 9, 2016
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Download these family-friendly podcasts to your phone, then play them through your car speakers to make time on the road pass in a flash (or use your home stereo speakers for a screen-free evening).

 

FIVE MINUTES WITH DAD 

Listen Up! 4 Podcasts for Family Fun

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Listen in on the conversations between father Nick Pavlidis and his children, Pavlos, 6, and Angela, 4. The trio discusses everything from new toys and birthdays to dance recitals and Winnie the Pooh.

Listen here.

 

 

BRAINS ON! 

Listen Up! 4 Podcasts for Family Fun

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Engage everyone’s curiosity with these science-driven episodes that answer pressing questions like “How does the GPS know where you are?” and “Why does tickling make you laugh?”

Listen here.

 

 

STORIES PODCAST

Listen Up! 4 Podcasts for Family Fun

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Think of it as a modernized radio drama, with a new story performance every week, including classics such as The Boy Who Cried Wolf and The Velveteen Rabbit. And on those truly hectic nights, it may even be the perfect story time stand-in.

Listen here.

 

 

STUFF YOU MISSED IN HISTORY CLASS

Listen Up! 4 Podcasts for Family Fun

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Hosts Holly Frey and Tracy V. Wilson will have everyone on the edge of their car seats as they dig into the history they may have overlooked along the way. Curious about the history of peanut butter? There’s an episode on that, along with others covering topics such as the Hindenburg disaster, the story behind the “Happy Birthday” song and a look at King Tut’s tomb.

Listen here.

  • Thanks for the shout out, Heather! I’m honored you enjoy Five Minutes With Dad!

  • Rob Griffiths

    Heather, great selection. Brains On and Stories are two of my favourites. I hope you’ll consider updating the article in the future to include Story Time and Peace Out https://bedtime.fm