A Parenting Podcast
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StrollerCoaster: A Parenting Podcast Is
The smart, fun, must-listen podcast for parents of kids of all ages. Created by Munchkin Inc.
Hosted by Faith Salie (CBS Sunday Morning, NPR's Wait Wait… Don't Tell Me!), each episode features inspirational stories, fascinating guests, innovative parenting tips, and tons of "Wow, I have been there" moments.
But wait! There's more! Alongside StrollerCoaster comes StrollerCoaster STORYTIME! A short-form podcast with a modern take on your favorite children's stories. It's perfect for kids. And parents too! Directed by kids!
The Host Of StrollerCoaster, (The “StrollerHoster”) Is
Faith Salie, an Emmy-winning Contributor
to CBS News Sunday Morning and a regular on NPR’s Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! Faith is a journalist, writer, comedian, Rhodes Scholar and the mother of two kids.
listen to season 1
StrollerCoaster: A Parenting Podcast is a smart, fun, must-listen podcast for parents of kids of all ages. Created by Munchkin Inc. (The Most Loved Baby Lifestyle Brand in the World), with 3 time Emmy-winning host Faith Salie (CBS Sunday Morning, NPR’s Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!), each episode features amazing stories, fascinating guests, innovative parenting tips, and tons of “Wow, I have been there” moments. It’s the perfect podcast to learn, laugh, and hear something about parenting that you’ve never heard before.Listen Now
The Show | Season 1
Episode 1: My Kid in the Future!
Do those little decisions we make every day as parents have an effect on our kids? Let’s find out! On this episode: Faith talks to child development expert Janet Rotter about which parenting decisions matter most. We also hear an inspiring story of a mother overcoming a unique parenting challenge. And fun with true Parenting Confessions!
Janet Rotter, Head of The Studio School
For four decades, Janet Rotter has led The Studio School, where students learn to value intellectual and creative ideas, and take pleasure in the process of discovery. Learn more about Janet's work at The Studio School.
The Show | Season 1
Episode 2: Screen Time
Phones. Tablets. Video Games. What are we going to do about screens? Faith talks to Sara DeWitt (PBS), who has spent her career finding innovative ways to educate our children in the digital age. We hear a compelling story from Melanie Hempe, the founder of ScreenStrong, about how she turned her son's struggle with screen addiction into a force for change. Plus real parents tell us how they manage screen time in their homes.
The Show | Season 1
Episode 3: The Stress Episode
Parenting can be stressful. No kidding, right? So, how do we manage stress to create healthy relationships and loving homes while not losing it? We talk and laugh with Katharine Reid about how to handle our stressful “mental load.” We’ll hear an incredible story from Victoria Wiggins whose son speaks with a stammer and how she’s helping him thrive. Plus Parenting Confessions, and finally, fantastic tips on marriage stress with Marriage and Family Therapist, April Eldemire.
But wait! There’s more! Alongside StrollerCoaster comes StrollerCoaster STORYTIME! A short-form podcast with a modern take on your favorite children’s stories! It’s full of surprises, interactive fun, cool sound effects and unexpected twists and turns! It's "story time" like you've never heard it before! Perfect for kids! And parents too! Directed by kids!Listen Now
STORYTIME | Season 1
Episode 1: Fred & The Beanstalk
Jack & The Beanstalk? He's old news! Now it's time to hear the never before told story of FRED & The Beanstalk. Our 9-year old director and his cast of amazing improv actors perform their version of the classic children's story. It's full of surprises, interactive fun, cool sound effects and unexpected twists and turns! It's “story time” like you've never heard it before! Perfect for kids! And parents too!