December 09, 2020
In this episode, Leigh and Reets get the pleasure of speaking to Sophie Cachia - a 30-year-old entrepreneur, business woman and Mum who last year separated from her husband and began dating women. In Part 1, we chat to Sophie about: - Navigating the conversation with her children - The trial separation you never knew happened, and - Healing more than one broken heart in lockdown All this and more in Part 1 of a two-part series.
December 02, 2020
In this episode, Reets chats to newlyweds Alyssa and Laura Simpson on coming out, getting married and having 5 gay(ish) siblings between them. Hear them discuss: - Their first experiences with women - What it's like having more than one gay in the family - Being married without kids (yet) - Plus a BONUS hilarious rant on 'life-changing' Menstrual Cups! All this and more in episode 16!
November 25, 2020
In this episode, Reets has a chat with Leigh's better half on all things life, marriage and motherhood ahead of Leigh and Tay's 3 year wedding anniversary. Hear about... - What it’s like working in a male dominated industry (concreting) - What it’s like being the non carrying parent - What advice she would give to anyone thinking of taking the next step in their relationship... PLUS hear little Oak make his debut appearance on the Me For Her Pod!
November 18, 2020
Leigh is turning 30! So the girls have a chat about some of the highs & lows and lessons learnt along the way in what is arguably the most defining decade of our lives. Hear them chat about: - Their early 20's: One night stands and bad haircuts - Life expectations: What they expected life to be like in their 20’s vs reality - Buying vs renting property and comparing yourself to others ...and what advice they would give to their 20yo selves.
November 11, 2020
In this episode, the girls have a chat and myth-bust some of the most common lesbian stereotypes such as... - Who is the man in the relationship? (LOL) - Do recruit straight women? (LOL) - Do we all sleep with each other? (LOL but sometimes true) - And more! They also answer some questions that came through the DM's such as: - When is too soon to move in together? - How do you end a relationship when you love the person but know they aren't the one? x0x
November 04, 2020
In light of Reets going Pescatarian, the girls discuss how their relationship with food has changed over the years from back at primary school to today. Hear about... - What they remember eating as a kid - Their thoughts and experiences being vegan, veggo, 'clean' eaters & meat eaters, and - The key to finding what works for you with Food We'd love to hear from you on this topic @meforherpod on IG.
October 28, 2020
Are you addicted to your phone or social media? 83% of our listeners said they are, Reets included! In this episode, we go back in time and talk about life pre smart phones and pre social media, when the time you DIDN'T have your phone on you outweighed the amount of time you did. The girls discuss: - How 'phone' use has changed over the years - Our current screen time - Strategies on how to reduce the amount of time you spend glued to your phone, and more!
October 21, 2020
*TRIGGER WARNING: If you are triggered by the topics mentioned in this podcast, then please call Lifeline on 13 11 14. In this episode, we shift gears to discuss a sensitive topic as Leigh interviews Reets and her best friend Katie on their respective experiences losing their fathers to suicide. They speak about... - How they found out - Were there any warning signs? - What NOT to say to someone who has lost a loved one to suicide - The importance of mental health and checking in on loved ones ...and more. **If you are struggling or experiencing poor mental health, then please reach out for support at one of the following resources: Beyond Blue (1300 22 46 36) Beyond Blue provide 24/7 mental health support, both online and by phone. Talk to a trained mental health professional any time of the day or night. Calls are confidential. They will listen, provide information and advice and point you in the right direction to seek further support. Lifeline (13 11 14) 24-hour crisis support telephone service. Lifeline provides 24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention services. Alternatively, Lifeline's Crisis Supporters are available via text message to listen and keep you safe. To access the service, text 0477 13 11 14
October 18, 2020
The girls continue where they left off in Part 1 by answering some listener questions and requests for advice that have come through the @meforherpod instagram DM's . Hear... - How to keep the romance alive during lockdown / marriage - Is being friends with your exes a thing? - How do you meet like minded friends in today's world... **This is part 2 of a 2 part series**
October 14, 2020
In this episode, Reets and Leigh answer some listener questions and requests for advice that have come through the @meforherpod instagram DM's . Hear about... - How did Tay propose to Leigh? Whose surname was taken? - How do you handle dating someone who is still in the closet? (featuring a personal story from our friend's Libba & Claz) - And the lesbian hop, skip and a jump to figuring out if your crush likes you back?! Is she gay? Is she single? Does she like me back?! Tune in for another episode of banter and so called 'advice'. **This is part 1 of a 2 part series**
October 07, 2020
Leigh has a chat with her good friends Kara and Ebony Antonio, two Fremantle Dockers stars who just so happen to be the first ever married couple in the AFLW. Kara 'Juddy' Antonio (nee Donnellan) is not only the skipper of the Dockers, but also a former All-Australian midfielder and Marquee player in her own right. She was even a nominee for the AFL Players' Most Valuable Player Award in 2017. Ebony 'Epps' Antonio is a former WNBL basketballer who turned her attention to football in 2016 and got drafted by Fremantle in the same year. She was also an All-Australian defender and even won the Club's Best & Fairest award in 2018. Talk about power couple! Leigh chats to the girls about... - Who made the first move?- What it was like to be the first married couple in the AFL?- Their plans for life after football ..and a whole lot more!
September 30, 2020
Inspired by the segment on the Bobo & Flex podcast, the girls discuss a variety of situations experienced by either themselves or their friends, where they wonder... Am I the asshole?? A few examples discussed include, AITA... - For eating my neighbour's Uber Eats? - For getting upset that my partner doesn't post photos of me on socials? - For checking my exes messages/emails/socials to confirm suspicions? They also discuss all things emotional cheating and Leigh tells us a story about this one time she was the culprit. It's a goody! Enjoy.
September 27, 2020
In Part 2, Reets, Katie and KJ continue their conversation on all things sex and sexuality. Hear the girls talk about... - What is lesbian sex? - Why Communication is so important in the bedroom - Sexual Chemistry - Sex toys and Scissoring And a whole lot more. **This is part 2 of a 2-part series - for better context, listen to part 1 first)**
September 23, 2020
In this episode, Rita interviews her close friends Kathryn Jury (KJ) and Katie Evans on all things sex and sexuality. Both women have experience dating men and women and share their thoughts and experiences on: - Sexual Identity and labels - Bisexuality - Sex with a woman vs sex with a male - Best & Worst Sexual Encounters (and why...) And a whole lot more. **This is part 1 of a 2 part series - Part 2 episode will be released on Monday 28th September)
September 16, 2020
Rita and Leigh get to interview former Matilda and current AFLW Collingwood superstar Brianna Davey on her personal life away from the field. Hear... - What it's like to be out as an elite sportsperson - When she knew she was a lesbian - How Bri and her partner Tilly, a fellow AFLW player got together, ...and much more!
September 09, 2020
In this episode, the girls share their coming out stories and reminisce on their baby gay years. How did they know they were gay? What was it like telling their Mums? ... and what NOT to say to a lesbian. All this and more in Episode 4.
September 02, 2020
Hear Reets talk about what it's like to be single at 31 and navigating a break up during COVID-19. Does she think she is to blame for her failed relationships? Does she compare herself to friends with kids? How important is self worth? All of this and more in Episode 3.
August 30, 2020
Hear all about Leigh's journey from deciding to get pregnant to giving birth to Oak and beyond. How did Leigh and Tay know they were ready for kids? What was pregnancy like? Have they ever copped any criticism for being same sex parents? And, the question on everyone's minds... why don't you show Oak's face on social media? A raw and real conversation on all of this and more!
August 26, 2020
Get to know Reets and Leigh and why they started this podcast. Is this podcast just for lesbians? How did we meet? What podcasts we listen to and what's in store for upcoming episodes!