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Delicious Ingredients: The Best Podcasts for the Week Ending 10/27/17

Each week I will publish the most Delicious Ingredients of my Audible Feast … the scrumptious, delectable, savory, rich, sweet, spicy, and best podcasts that have fed my ears this week.  They’re listed in no particular order. You can see

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Mogul: The Life and Death of Chris Lighty ★★★★ (Guest Review: Adela Mizrachi)

This guest review is from Adela Mizrachi. She is a curious human and the founder of Podcast Brunch Club (PBC), which is like a book club, but for podcasts. PBC in-person groups meet all over the world to listen to

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Neighbors: Meet Yours ★★★★

Nashville-based Jakob Lewis narrates this show about people who live around us. The show is certainly Nashville-centric but like Home: Stories from LA, this does not detract from the great content of the show. I was drawn to this show

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Dear Sugar Radio ★★

Cheryl Strayed and Steve Almond are “The Sugars.” Dear Sugar Radio is their call-in advice show that tackles matters of the heart, be it parenting, relationships, friendships, sex, or marriage. Like many podcast hosts, both have other jobs that have

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KCRW’s UnFictional ★★★★

Listening to all these storytelling, documentary, and personal diary/journal podcasts is making me aspire to be a better storyteller. Frankly, I long to be able to captivate an audience even for a few minutes with an engaging story, because so

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Only Human ★★★★

Only Human is another new podcast from WNYC that launched in October 2015. Through personal journal-style stories, we hear how at times, our bodies betray us. The show’s slogan is “Every body has a story.” It is hosted by Mary Harris, who

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First Day Back ★★★★

First Day Back is a lovely little podcast about one mother’s return to work after an extended maternity leave. Tally Abecassis is a Canadian filmmaker who has decided to begin working again, and in addition to gender roles, policies that

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StoryCorps: Legendary ★★★★

StoryCorps is an NPR production that gives the listener a glimpse into the lives of strangers. StoryCorps is more than a podcast, it’s a non-profit organization aimed at collecting your stories, your mother’s, your teacher’s. It believes in the preservation of what makes

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The Mortified Podcast: Go Find Your Childhood Diary! ★★★★

The Mortified Podcast is a weekly podcast affiliated with Radiotopia from PRX where people read their childhood or teenage-year diaries and journals to a live audience of strangers. Episodes are usually 15-30 minutes long and sometimes there is more than one storyteller

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The Heart ★★★

The Heart is a podcast about love and intimacy. It is hosted by women and I believe women are the target audience. Sometimes it is light, tender, and warm; other times it is dark, hard, complex. This podcast does contain

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