Podcast

We create videos that are meant to make you laugh. This is our podcast that is meant to make you think (and hopefully still laugh a little!).

| Nov 2019

Are Screens Wrecking Intimacy? Here’s How to Stop It.

Click here to get more information and tickets to our live podcast recording next month in Raleigh, NC! There is a familiar scene at our house on any given night: Penn gets excited about watching something and he turns on the TV. I tune out and start checking work email or watching pimple-popping videos on […]
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| Nov 2019
Podcast

Are Screens Wrecking Intimacy? Here’s How to Stop It.

Click here to get more information and tickets to our live podcast recording next month in Raleigh, NC! There is a familiar scene at our house on any given night: Penn gets excited about watching something and he turns on the TV. I tune out and start checking work email or watching pimple-popping videos on […]
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| Nov 2019
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What Animals Can Teach Us About Being Better Humans

Click here to get more information and tickets to our live podcast recording next month in Raleigh, NC! Penn was feeling in a funk this week, so we had to call in one of our favorite experts to help pull him out. He is one of the most positive and passionate people that Penn knows, […]
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| Nov 2019
Podcast

How to Set Boundaries & When to Say No

I call this time of year “Boundary Setting Season.” There are so many responsibilities, commitments, and people pulling our attention.  I used to have a very hard time saying no. I would say yes when I really meant no, then complain about it and find a way to get out of whatever I committed to. […]
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lets-talk-about-sex
| Oct 2019
Podcast

Let’s Talk About Sex: Interview with Cindy Eckert

Note: This week’s podcast is not appropriate for young kids, however, if they do walk in we have made ice cream the code word for sex. Get ready for the puns. We don’t talk about women’s lack of sexual desire as we get older. Doctor chalk it up to aging, stress, and kids. They often […]
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aging parents dealing with loss
| Oct 2019
Podcast

We Are Dealing With Loss: The Stress of Aging Parents

Everyone deals with stress and loss differently. My empathy gets the best of me and I get very emotional very quickly. Penn, on the other hand, plays the class clown. He keeps the mood light and the energy positive, especially when things get tough. You will rarely see Penn get upset. The stress we’ve been […]
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talking about retirement
| Oct 2019
Podcast

Why You Need to Talk About Retirement

This blog post is in partnership with Protective Life Insurance Company. Protective Life has been helping people secure their financial futures for over 100 years. For more on retirement planning, visit their Learning Center. Penn and I are not experts with money. Quite honestly, we suck at it. We’re also not great at planning for […]
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being okay with failing when you are stuck in a creative rut
| Oct 2019
Podcast

Sitting in the Suck & Being Okay with Failing: How to Make Ideas Happen

We’ve had a lot of crazy ideas on our family journey. Quitting our jobs to make funny videos on the internet. Starting a weekly podcast. Making a family board game from scratch. But here’s the secret. Sometimes those crazy ideas suck… A LOT. Sometimes you have a moment where you think, “Is this really what […]
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saving for your kids college
| Oct 2019
Podcast

Never Too Late: Saving for College

This blog post is in partnership with Protective Life Insurance Company. Protective Life has been helping people secure their financial futures for over 100 years. For more on saving for college, visit their Learning Center. Real talk. Penn and I had very different experiences paying for college. Penn was blessed to have his grandparents save […]
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In most of our content, you see us having fun with, and making fun of, our family and our marriage.  There’s plenty to laugh at, there is also plenty to work on. This portion of our website is all about our ongoing quest to be better at being married to each other.  The content is a little longer form than the usual videos, but it will still make you laugh - and hopefully it’ll make you think a little!
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The Holderness family has been dancing in pajamas and singing during snow days for years — but last year they hit the record button on the camera and published their goofy video on YouTube. Penn, Kim, Lola, and Penn Charles continue to make hilarious videos around tent-pole events and circumstances most families face.