April 6, 2018

First podcast in a while. I talk with my niece (Ella quit). We talk about friendship, what that means, why it's important and how it changes. 



March 25, 2017

Ella and Anne gossip about gossip. Who does it? How do they do it? Is gossip good or bad?


Choosing A School

January 31, 2017

Anne would like to talk to Ella about choosing a school. Ella thinks this is boring. We talk about it anyway. Learn how much a teenager cares about the momentuous, angst-ridden decision we make with our kids. 



January 8, 2017

Ella has the 20th most popular baby name of 2016. Does this mean she is popular?

Anne and Ella discuss what being popular is, who is popular and if it is a good thing.

#trending #areweviralyet? #Ithinkweare #totespopular #yaaas #slay


Christmas 2016

December 23, 2016

Ella and Anne talk through 2016 and what Christmas means to them. Disasters, traditions and family. 

Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year everyone. 


Youtube - Youtubers - Youtubing

November 20, 2016

Ella explains to Anne how to use youtube. What the kids are doing and correct use of youtuby words. Anne reflects on simpler times, Ella likes her modern ways. 




October 30, 2016

This is a discussion about religion. 

What it is. Who is religious these days. Christianity, Buddhism, Islam, Dreamtime, Cults. 

Our knowledge base mainly comes from "Jesus Christ Superstar", "The Life of Brian" and "The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmit". 



September 30, 2016

This is a podcast about how confidence impacts us every day. Starting new schools, catching public transport and making friends.

We discover whether we are introvert, ambivert or extrovert. Is introversion a problem? 

See 'The Quiet Revolution' website and blog by Susan Cain. She talks about being an introvert in a world that rewards extroverts. 


Thanks for listening 😊

September 30, 2016

Teen Plus Mum is a podcast made by Anne and Ella. We have made 12 episodes so far, and have had a bunch of people listen. Thanks heaps! Look for more episodes in the pod bean app, or on iTunes. we have recently joined twitter, @TeenplusMum 



September 20, 2016

This week Ella and Anne talk about the acronym LGTBQI. What it means. Who it applies to. Same sex marriage and current plans for plebiscite. Excellent resources at or