Toddler Purgatory

Toddler Purgatory

Toddler Purgatory is a comedy parenting podcast for parents of kids under six.
Hosted by hilarious moms Molly Lloyd and Blaire Brooks, each episode of Toddler Purgatory digs deep on a different parenting topic, providing some real talk, some expert advice, and a ton of laughs. Parenting little kids might feel like you're stuck in purgatory sometimes, but with Blaire and Molly as your guides, you'll have a lot more fun along the way.
New episodes every Tuesday. Thanks for subscribing and listening!
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Recent Episodes

Sports: Which Ones, What Ages, and Why

June 28, 2022

Molly and Blaire discuss healthy ways to introduce all kinds of sports to young kids, what’s important to remember when getting kids to move their bodies, and why theater should be considered a competitive sport too.

What Would You Do With a Week Off From Parenting?

June 21, 2022

Let’s fly, let’s fly away! We may not all dream of going down to Acapulco Bay, but most of us imagine getting away for a day or even a few hours. Should we feel guilty about it? And which snacks would we bring? Molly and Bla…

Celebrating Our Dads (Happy Father's Day!)

June 14, 2022

Get out your ties, your tool belts, and your grilling aprons, because it's time to celebrate our dads and all the father figures in our lives! Molly and Blaire get their dads to spill the beans about all of their parenting s…

Parents Behaving Badly (Do We Say Something?)

June 7, 2022

If we see parents behaving badly, do we say something? It’s not always clear whether– or how– to involve ourselves as bystanders. We discuss how we can discern when we need to speak up, plus how to defuse the situation rathe…

Raising "Spirited" Kids

May 31, 2022

Spirited kids are charismatic, intelligent, determined, and curious. They can also be fidgety, fearful, demanding, and emotionally intense. In this episode we discuss how to tell if you have a “spirited” kid, and how to love…

Talking to Your Kids About Racism (with guest Britt Hawthorne)

May 24, 2022

Our kids see race. When we avoid talking about it, we can inadvertently underline the differences we are hoping to minimize. Britt Hawthorne, author of the new book RAISING ANTIRACIST CHILDREN, tells us how to bring the work…