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Episode 96: We’re Back! Sort Of!

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Brooke and Pam are back with an update about the show and some confessionals! They also somehow get on the subjects of Marie Kondo and furry jackets.

If you like adventurous outerwear or tidying up, this episode is for you!

WAYS TO LISTEN:
Grab your favorite fuzzy coat and head on over to your favorite podcast provider to hear more! All of our episodes are available on  iTunes, Google Play, Podbean, Stitcher Radio, Spotify and more!

Or you can click on the Podbean Player below to start listening right now!

 

SHOW NOTES:
The episode Brooke laid on the floor and talked about the Royal Wedding is Episode 59: The Royal Wedding Recap (with Brittany Welsh)

The episode where a listener wrote in to tell us about her cousin sleeping with a Green Bay Packer is Episode 93: Lost Bridesmaids & Unexpected Expenses (with Amanda Walker – Part 2)

BRIDAL BREAK:
Tidying Up With Marie Kondo: Netflix reality show about learning how to let go of the clutter! (Suggested by Brooke & Pam)

Sex Education: British series about a teen boy becoming a sex therapist for his fellow high schoolers. Available on Netflix. (Suggested by Brooke)

And here’s the Bustle article about Sex Education’s unique style.

The Linda: Cherry Whiskey & Ginger Ale. If you’re looking for a cherry whiskey, try Jim Beam Red Stag Black Cherry (Suggested by Pam)

Pen15: Hulu’s new series about what it’s like to be an awkward 13 year old girl in 2000. (Suggested by Brooke)

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Episode 95: Wedding Trends Only Vogue Wants You To Avoid: 2019 Edition!

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Pam and Brooke have started an annual tradition: Freaking out about Vogue’s annual article about wedding trends!

This year Pam and Brooke defend monograms, plexiglass, and flower crowns (again!) after Vogue Magazine declares them all tacky! They also figure out what the hell Wedding Cake Projection Mapping is. (Spoiler: they love it!)

If you like annual traditions or podcasters yelling at magazines, this episode is for you!

WAYS TO LISTEN:
Grab your favorite fashion magazine and head on over to your favorite podcast provider to hear more! All of our episodes are available on  iTunes, Google Play, Podbean, Stitcher Radio, Spotify and more! Continue reading “Episode 95: Wedding Trends Only Vogue Wants You To Avoid: 2019 Edition!”

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Episode 94: Dartboards & Wedding Dogs (with Christopher Shelley)

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Christopher Shelley, professional officiant and author of The Best Ceremony Ever, joins the gals to talk about weddings!

He tells us all about his wedding (which involved dartboards!), why he became an officiant, and how he has helped over 300 couples create ceremonies that are personal and not boring!

We also tackled some listeners’ submitted confessionals. Topics include: trying to please a bride with expensive taste, a groom too shy for a videographer, and sneaky ways to include your puppy on your wedding day…even though the venue says NO PETS ALLOWED!

If you like creative ceremonies or wedding day doggy capers, this episode is for you!

WAYS TO LISTEN:
Grab your darts and head on over to your favorite podcast provider to hear more! All of our episodes are available on  iTunes, Google Play, Podbean, Stitcher Radio, Spotify and more! Continue reading “Episode 94: Dartboards & Wedding Dogs (with Christopher Shelley)”

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Episode 93: Lost Bridesmaids & Unexpected Expenses (with Amanda Walker – Part 2)

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After talking about the Wedding Trends of 2019 in last week’s episode, Amanda sticks around to help the gals answer some listeners’ submitted confessionals.

Topics include: budgets, makeup, strippers, shoes…and the Green Bay Packers?

If you like financial advice or midwestern NFL teams, this episode is for you!

WAYS TO LISTEN:
Grab your Green Bay Cheesehead Hat and head on over to your favorite podcast provider to hear more! All of our episodes are available on  iTunes, Google Play, Podbean, Stitcher Radio, Spotify and more! Continue reading “Episode 93: Lost Bridesmaids & Unexpected Expenses (with Amanda Walker – Part 2)”

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Episode 92: Wedding Trends of 2019 (with Amanda Walker – Part 1)

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Wedding planner, Amanda Walker, joins the gals to talk about all of the new wedding trends of 2019! She teaches us all about on what’s in, what’s out, and how virtual reality is changing wedding planning! And somehow we also end up taking about the song Baby Shark?!!

We chatted so much about trends that we pushed the confessionals until the next episode.

If you like wedding trends or songs that get stuck in your head all day, this episode is for you!

WAYS TO LISTEN:
Grab your VR Glasses and head on over to your favorite podcast provider to hear more! All of our episodes are available on  iTunes, Google Play, Podbean, Stitcher Radio, Spotify and more! Continue reading “Episode 92: Wedding Trends of 2019 (with Amanda Walker – Part 1)”

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Episode 91: Happy New Year!

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Happy New Year! And congrats to all you newly engaged brides and grooms!

Brooke and Pam are celebrating the beginning of 2019 with a mini episode! Enjoy!

WAYS TO LISTEN:
Grab your bottle of champagne and head on over to your favorite podcast provider to hear more! All of our episodes are available on  iTunes, Google Play, Podbean, Stitcher Radio, Spotify and more! Continue reading “Episode 91: Happy New Year!”

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Episode 89: Escalator Proposals & Helpful Hecklers (with Nancy Jordan)

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Nancy Jordan, dancer and art department coordinator for film and TV, joins Brooke and Pam to talk about weddings! She tells the gals all about meeting her husband while studying at Juilliard, proposing on a Macy’s escalator, and planning her own wedding…though she had never been to one before!

Topics also include observant hecklers, wedding receptions in underground clubs, and white suits from the 70s!

We also answer listeners’ confessionals about choosing the right Maid of Honor, asking for money to pay for additional guests, and a Bridesmaid who invited her baby to a black tie wedding!

If you like department store romance or disco formal wear, this episode is for you!

WAYS TO LISTEN:
Grab your Macy’s shopping bags and head on over to your favorite podcast provider to hear more! All of our episodes are available on  iTunes, Google Play, Podbean, Stitcher Radio, Spotify and more! Continue reading “Episode 89: Escalator Proposals & Helpful Hecklers (with Nancy Jordan)”

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Episode 88: Chuppahs & Hoopas (with Nancy)

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Brooke’s neighbor Nancy stops by to tell the gals all about her wedding. Details include: a long distance romance that caused her to upgrade her cell phone’s data plan, finding a dress that doesn’t make her feel like a cupcake, and an interesting pronunciation of the word “chuppah.”

We also dive into listeners’ submitted confessionals about holding RSVP-related grudges, the rules for late gifting wedding presents, and how to include step-parents into a ceremony without it feeling weird or forced.

If you like unlimited texting plans or step-dad awkwardness, this episode is for you!

WAYS TO LISTEN:
Grab your non-cupcake looking bridal gown and head on over to your favorite podcast provider to hear more! All of our episodes are available on  iTunes, Google Play, Podbean, Stitcher Radio, Spotify and more! Continue reading “Episode 88: Chuppahs & Hoopas (with Nancy)”

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Episode 87: Shadows & Secrets (with Julia Holmberg – Part 2)

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Our fun night with Julia Holberg continues! We tackle listeners’ Confessionals about a copycat bride, a loudly opinionated mother-in-law and a bridesmaid with a big secret!

If you like mouthy moms or confidential information, this episode is for you!

WAYS TO LISTEN:
Grab your loud mouth in-law and head on over to your favorite podcast provider to hear more! All of our episodes are available on  iTunes, Google Play, Podbean, Stitcher Radio, Spotify and more! Continue reading “Episode 87: Shadows & Secrets (with Julia Holmberg – Part 2)”