Episode 78: Mental Health Matters

Mental Health

Joy gives an intimate look into her experience with anxiety and depression, including tips on maintaining your mental health.

  • Why haven’t you signed up for our newsletter?
  • Our recent Blavity interview about balancing our relationship as husband and wife and business partners.
  • In honor of Mental Health Awareness Week, Joy opens up about her battle with mental health disorders.
    • Suffering her first panic attack at 14 years old.
    • Experiencing anxiety and depression throughout college.
    • Seeking professional help at the age of 22.
    • The importance of identifying your triggers.
    • Justin learning to be a supportive partner.
  • And much more!

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Episode 77: The Divided States of America

National Anthem

Justin and Joy discuss forty-five’s poor leadership and the outcry regarding the national anthem protest.

  • It’s officially Joy’s favorite season – Fall!
  • Justin’s often, yet poor, conflict resolution skills.
  • Black men vs. therapy: I accept the challenge.
  • The Solange concert and partying on a Compton farm.
  • Forty-five’s SOB comment.
  • National anthem protest and boycotting the NFL.
  • And much more!

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Episode 76: Caught Up

Caught Up

Justin and Joy discuss our generation’s rebellion against tradition, doing sh*t for the ‘gram, and Kevin Hart’s recent infidelity claims.

  • Lena Waithe’s historic Emmy win for outstanding writing in a comedy series.
  • Joy still owns, wears, and can fit clothes from the 8th grade,
  • Kevin Hart’s apology to his wife and family regarding his “wrong behavior”.
  • Love does not equal fidelity.
  • Our generation’s rebellion against tradition.
  • Joy admitting to snooping through Justin’s phone.
  • And much more!

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Episode 75: Hella Insecure


Justin and Joy give a complete breakdown of HBO’s hit series, Insecure.

  • How Justin failed to properly celebrate Joy’s birthday.
  • Justin’s brother got engaged!
  • HBO’s hit series, Insecure, in review.
    • Team Issa or Team Lawrence?
    • Online dating and learning how to “ho”.
    • An unexpected facial.
    • Open marriages, explained by Molly and Dro.
    • Bringing a new woman around your mutual friends and ex.
  • And much more!

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Episode 74: Leslie Antonoff | The Haute Mommie

leslie antonoff
  • Leslie’s unsuccessful attempt at getting hired after applying to 200 jobs.
  • Her friendship with Issa Rae and the creation of “Let Leslie Tell It
  • The inspiration behind Haute Mommie.
  • Becoming a mother as a 23-year-old college senior.
  • Leslie’s upcoming Butter + Brown culinary series on Aspire TV.
  • The benefits of being married and the importance of telling people marriage is fun.
  • Fish Bowl: What stands between you and complete happiness? Who have you hurt the most and have you apologized? What’s your biggest regret?
  • And much more!

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Episode 73: Tasteful Nudes

Yvonne Orji

Justin and Joy discuss the challenge of separating artistry from the artist and society’s entitlement to a woman’s body.

  • Monday morning workout excuses.
  • The pains of purchasing furniture and the snowball effect that follows.
  • Can you separate the art from the artist?
  • Yvonne Orji revealing she’s a virgin in a recent interview with People Magazine.
  • Joy’s insistence on hanging “tasteful nudes” of herself in our house.
  • Credit card e-course is releasing next month!
  • And much more!

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