Episode 85: Why I Hate Potlucks


Justin and Joy share their sentiments on holiday potlucks and discuss finding their marriage groove.

  • Don’t let Black Friday ruin your holiday.
  • Joy’s emotional battle with the holiday season.
  • Justin’s disdain for potlucks.
  • Greedy asses making to-go plates before everyone else eats.
  • Negatively enforcing your will upon your spouse.
  • Learning how to date within in your marriage.
  • 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 72: It Takes Two

it takes two

Justin and Joy celebrate their two-year wedding anniversary and share three lessons they learned in their second year of marriage.

  • Today is our two-year wedding anniversary!
  • Joy’s extreme comfort with talking about death.
  • Organizing our closet with these gems from IKEA.
  • Justin rationalizing the size of his shoe collection.
  • Three themes we learned in our 2nd year of marriage:
  • And much more!

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Episode 69: (S)expectations

  • When watching music videos was the thing to do.
  • Joy’s wisdom teeth removal and HARSH breath.
  • The downside of seeing movies after all the hype.
  • Esther Perel’s series on Audible and view on sexual compatibility.
  • Who is the gatekeeper for sex?
  • Why taboo subjects aren’t beneficial to growth.
  • Is it acceptable to call women females?
  • And much more!

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Episode 66: Move! Get Out The Way

move out the way
  • Our mini BSU college reunion.
  • Jay Z’s 4:44 album and Blue Ivey’s freestyle.
  • Our Spider-Man movie meltdown.
  • Our mid-year progress report.
  • Identifying problems vs. creating solutions.
  • A valuable piece of insight from Phil Knight’s, Shoe Dog.
  • Three helpful tricks to help you get out of your own way!
  • And much more!

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Episode 63: Like vs. Love

  • Father’s Day brunch fail.
  • Amanda Seales serving all the tea to Caitlyn Jenner.
  • Joy’s appearance on the Brown Girls Rising podcast.
  • The unfortunate and not surprising verdict in the Philando Castile’s trial.
  • The difference between liking and loving your significant other.
  • Balancing Joy’s carefree approach to money with Justin’s stringent budgeting.
  • The longstanding argument about overspending on food.
  • And much more!

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