Podcasts about love and connection when we need them the most
No matter your relationship status, these podcasts about all kinds of love and intimacy will warm your heart. Featuring: Death, Sex & Money: "Marcy has had Joe on her mind since she went to the prom with him during her senior year of high school. Earlier this year, Marcy—who's now 69 and divorced—decided to track down Joe. And months after sending him an email, Joe responded. Since August, they've been talking on the phone every day. Marcy says they're in love. And Joe lives only 15 minutes away. But Marcy and Joe... still haven't seen each other. Not even over Zoom."
Record Club: "Record Club is a live storytelling podcast that celebrates seminal albums and explores how these albums affect our lives. Hosted by musician Louise Burns, each episode features storytellers telling a true, personal story about how a particular record shaped them."
Life Kit: "Sex, genitals, consent, self-touching — it's tricky to talk to younger kids about these topics. This episode helps parents get past the confusion and embarrassment around sex education so they can raise healthy, responsible kids."
This Is Love: "In June of 2016, Dion Leonard attempted one of the toughest races in the world—a 155-mile ultramarathon through the Gobi Desert in China. At the start of day two, he looked down and saw a little brown dog chewing on his shoes. Dion and the little dog were about to embark on an adventure that would change both of their lives."
Nancy: "At the age of 61, Richard was searching for a boyfriend. But finding love was about more than just getting past the trials of dating. There was also Peter…" (This episode was made in collaboration with another favourite podcast of ours, Other Men Need Help.)