Listening partnerships unlock deeper connection

Sarah Trott of Fourth Trimester Podcast and her real-life listening partner Kaitline Solimine share how parents can create and benefit from a listening partnership.
Mental Health

“Listening partnerships are really a form of self care. They are something that's for you. Connection is so important throughout our whole lives." -- Sarah Trott, Host, Fourth Trimester Podcast

Parents benefit hugely from having regular and purposeful emotional outlets - when we take care of our own emotions, we are able to be more present, patient and connected with our children and families.

And Marco Polo is a great way to fit those moments of connection with your listening partner into the pockets of your day. You can reach out when you have time, and they can reach back out when they do, even if that window is in the middle of the night.

Listen to the full podcast below!

About Sarah Trott and Fourth Trimester Podcast

The Fourth Trimester is a top parenting podcast that prepares you for a healthy and positive experience during the first year with a new baby. We are passionate about helping new parents and their supporting communities. It’s hosted by Sarah Trott, a mama dedicated to finding and sharing the best resources that empower parents to take care of themselves and their families, and by Esther Gallagher, a long-time doula and professional in all things postpartum.