2019 Podcasts for Women by Women
Honestly, there’s just something so good about a girls’ night. Laughing and talking with your friends about the things that matter most to us – even if one of those topics happens to revolve around the new Cardi B album or the latest Kardashian/Jenner scandal – can be so refreshing. But sometimes we need a female inspired pep talk in-between girls nights.
Let’s make a resolution together that this year we’re going to show some love to our female podcasters! Here are 10 podcasts for women by women that you’re sure to love.
Comedic hosts Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson know how to entertain. While covering serious and not-so-serious topics in front of a live audience, this Brooklyn-based podcast draws in some notable guests and will have you listening every chance you get. Listen on: iTunes, NPR, Stitcher
If you’ve ever found yourself wishing for more pockets in your clothing options or if “man flu” is a real thing, then this might be the podcast for you. Bridget Todd and Anney Reese discuss the facts and research behind some of the challenges that women face every Wednesday and Friday. Listen on: iTunes, Stitcher
Who doesn’t love a good old-fashioned bad date story? These hilarious dating adventures of successful single women will have you in tears. It might even make you second guess going on that Tinder date this weekend. Listen on: iTunes, Spreaker, Spotify, GooglePlay
Foster your inner entrepreneur alongside Emily Thompson and Kathleen Shannon as they highlight the creative bosses out there who are making things happen and building careers that they love. You’re sure to feel empowered and inspired after an episode or two. Listen on: iTunes, Stitcher, SoundCloud, GooglePlay
What might at first seem like a high-minded, intimidating topic is brought down to earth by award-winning journalists Alix Spiegel and Hanna Rosin, along with writer and science reporter Lulu Miller, to discuss a world we can’t see. These ladies will have you thinking in ways that you’ve never thought before. Listen on: iTunes, GooglePlay, Stitcher, NPR
Husband and wife Patrick and Franchesca Ramsey bare it all in their podcast Last Name Basis. With topics ranging from social injustices to internet challenges sprinkled in with their own personal lives, you never know what you’re going to get with the witty couple. Listen on: iTunes, SoundCloud
You know those issues that you secretly want to talk about but you don’t want your coworkers or friends to judge you for bringing up? You’re in luck because host Anna Sale won’t shy away from any of those taboo topics (we’re talking STIs, debt, and manhood). Listen on: iTunes, NPR, Stitcher
Dedicated to helping women and girls succeed, former Wall Street exec and President of The New Agenda, Amy Siskind, helps to digest and process what is going on in our fast paced world. She helps to provide new angles of the stuff we hear over and over again in the news – reminding us that the new normal isn’t really normal at all. Listen on: iTunes, Stitcher
By now you’ve probably heard the name Sofia Amoruso, seen the trending #GirlBoss on Instagram, or browsed through the Nasty Gal collection at least once. Now you can be inspired by Amoruso’s weekly podcasts with her fellow #GirlBosses. Listen on: iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify
The name alone shines a light on what this podcast is about – the simple life. Tsh Oxenreider is the voice of an old, close friend talking to you about minimalism, books, traveling and more. Listen on: iTunes, PodBean, Stitcher