Totally Married (kids, family)
246 - RIP Purple One!

Elizabeth and Andy discuss the passing of Prince, annnnd go onto quite a journey about death (yikes!) Then they give their unqualified advice to listener questions about how to deal with an inhospitable (aka effin cray!) boyfriend's mother, how to navigate faking enthusiasm for a new niece/nephew when you're less than thrilled about the situation, what to do about a boyfriend who has a female friendship that makes you uncomfortable, and whether or not to can the comedy with two wet blankets or power on? Enjoy!

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245 - Happy Birthday Andy!

Elizabeth and Andy discuss his recent birthday festivities, and what it would take to make a real pipe dream come true before giving their unqualified advice to listener questions about how to navigate a friendship that you want to turn into more, how to set phone boundaries with chatty friends, what mistakes/lessons have been learned from their entrepreneurial endeavors, how to have thoughtful communication in regards to difference in musical taste, and what to do about an awesome boyfriend who is a little too overweight for your taste? Enjoy!

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244 - Oh for Cough's Sake!

Sorry y'all, this episode gets off to a rocky start and cut short because of Andy's illness, but not until after giving their unqualified advice to listener questions about how to harness creativity and time management, how having a family changes your commitment to creativity, and lastly a great question about how to deal with your relationship with your father after finding out some very upsetting news about his past? Enjoy!

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243 - Tough Stuff!

Elizabeth and Andy discuss the recent stresses in their worlds plus the possibility of ghost activity and what Andy's discusses in therapy before giving their unqualified advice to listener questions about how to sensitively share your good pregnancy and life news with someone who is struggling in their own lives, what sort of parenting tools and items one should have on hand to prepare for a foster child, how to treat a selfish sister in law who is pregnant when you've been experience loss, and lastly how to heal from separating yourself from a dysfunctional family? Enjoy!

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242- The Ultimate Party Foul!

Andy and Elizabeth discuss his recent foray into party faux pas involving ham, as well as an update on tennis whites. Then they give their unqualified advice to listener questions about how to be there for a friend from afar who is battling cancer, how to handle your beloved pet who has bitten someone but still wants to be out and about, how to navigate your feelings in a marriage when you've been betrayed, how to approach a spouse who has jealousy over a recent pay shift, how to navigate being the spouse of a depressive, whether or not to adopt a retired grey hound (yes!), how to deal with depression after a divorce, and how to handle a new boyfriend who seems like he has potential but is COMING IN HOT!? Enjoy!

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241 - Rage Of Fury!

Elizabeth and Andy discuss her recent foray into lunacy on their street with a woman wearing tennis whites. Then they give their unqualified advice to listener questions about the fear of having married a trashbag, how to manage a boyfriend's roommate who wants to be the third wheel, a follow up question about the woman whose husband was working a secret job, when to say I Love You in a highly sexual relationship, what went wrong in a makeout session that ended in an unreturned text, and lastly how to feel comfortable with your husband's friends when you don't necessarily fit in? Enjoy!

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240 - The Urinal Bounce!

Andy and Elizabeth delve into the dirty worlds of dentistry as well as urinal use and oh yeah, cannibalism! Then they give their unqualified advice to listener questions about the personal intimate lives of women vs. men, how to help your widowed mom with her relationship troubles in middle age, and how to break the news to your family with children that you're having a formal wedding that is child-free? Enjoy!

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239 - This Isn't Going To Work For Me!

Elizabeth and Andy discuss his new studio space and all the fun things the kids are doing these days that "isn't going to work for him" plus some stuff about, you know, space travel. Then they give their highly unqualified advice to listener questions about a rift in a friendship due to Donald Trump and what to do about feeling the need for sexual attention from other men when you are in a happy monogamous relationship? Enjoy!

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238 - What's The Deal With Priests?

Elizabeth and Andy dive into their (not so) deep questions about the priesthood and everything that comes with that line of work as well as discuss other friends whose careers have been surprising. Then they give their unqualified advice to listener questions about what parts of parenthood should appeal to you before deciding to have kids, how to navigate family visits when your parents have four ill-behaved dogs, and how to navigate conflict in a relationship with an over-communicator? Enjoy!

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237 - Bummer City!

Elizabeth and Andy discuss the hypothetical - would you rather have the chance to re-do or re-live a week from your past or go on an all expenses paid vacation anywhere in the world in your present? Then, after a few sad stories involving Elizabeth's past pets, they give their unqualified advice to listener questions about how to cope with a tender heart in a world that feels so ugly sometimes and whether or not to continue giving life (wedding/baby) gifts to a friend who has not given you any life gifts? Enjoy!

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