Faith & Four Letter Words

Faith&FourLetterWords

Faith & Four Letter Words is an unapologetically real look at surviving the boys’ club, Perfect Polly and motherhood all while living in a glass fishbowl.

All Episodes

Let’s be honest, we talk about it all in this.

Nov 1

30 min 14 sec

When good anchors go bad. Amanda and Tara react to former network anchor Katie Couric's new tell-all where she burns every bridge she can find.

Oct 25

24 min 57 sec

Coming back with season 3 as we start Act III

Oct 19

28 min 54 sec

Just because we pay for our kids to play sports doesn’t mean it’s a guarantee that they’ll play. That feeling of entitlement has to stop with us.

Oct 18

22 min 6 sec

Are we making it worse for our kids? Possibly.

Oct 12

23 min 40 sec

We continue our talk about youth sports with the pros.

Aug 16

37 min

As youth sports kick off a new season, parents need to know what they should and shouldn’t do.

Aug 9

31 min 25 sec

We continue with part 2 of our in-depth discussion with professional youth coaches

Jul 5

34 min 37 sec

We’ve talked about parents behaving badly on the sidelines over and over. Tara is on a hiatus but Amanda sits down with two pro coaches to dig into what every parent really needs to know to help their kid succeed on the field

Jun 28

26 min 38 sec

Everyone makes mistakes, but in television news, it’s good to always keep your eyes wide open.

Jun 7

29 min 50 sec

Why we only have so much time and energy to devote to building & maintaining meaningful relationships.

May 31

23 min 37 sec

Why are we comparing ourselves to our pre-baby bodies and letting it steal our joy?

May 24

21 min 39 sec

Stop pretending your kid is doing this for fun, if you’re secretly pushing your children in sports to get a college scholarship that will likely never come.

May 17

22 min 25 sec

How TV news has morphed into a place where aspiring actors and models go to play journalists.

May 10

25 min 27 sec

Why Tara is changing jobs for a third act.

May 3

24 min 53 sec

Amanda & Tara discuss the harsh reality that comes with being a recognizable public figure.

Apr 26

24 min 45 sec

If you can’t relate to them, it could be your favorite influencer is a fraud.

Apr 19

22 min 8 sec

The life-changing close calls that can and will happen, especially when you have children.

Apr 12

23 min 11 sec

Why we don't want to go back to some of our pre-Covid ways of doing things.

Apr 5

23 min 25 sec

How media no longer covers all the news that's fit to print.

Mar 29

30 min

Stop whining about the royal family, Meghan and Harry!

Mar 22

27 min 24 sec

Why women have to eventually walk away from a job that no longer aligns with their values; like we did when we left TV.

Mar 15

33 min 5 sec

How we are using Facebook and other social media platforms to act as a junior high lunch table.

Mar 8

22 min 59 sec

Zip your lip before you start getting judgy about how others are doing life in this prolonged Covid-19 pandemic.

Mar 1

26 min 28 sec

Why Gen Xers to Baby Boomers may be better off when it comes to coping with life in the real world.

Feb 22

27 min 20 sec

Why women should resist the pressure to compete as professional peers.

Feb 15

27 min 57 sec

Why adults are not putting children first when it comes to healthy relationships.

Feb 8

24 min 40 sec

How bad behavior is celebrated and encouraged.

Feb 1

33 min 49 sec

Lessons learned from having Covid and our thoughts on a vaccine.

Jan 25

24 min 34 sec

When the push for gender equality pushes too far.

Jan 18

26 min 37 sec

Stop making the news about you. Report the facts and move on.

Jan 11

27 min 19 sec

Stop making false promises to yourself and others. Make 2021 the year you drop the haters and embrace what really counts.

Jan 4

25 min 49 sec

Why we are lifetime dieters who are fed up with weight loss and workout plans that are too extreme to stick with long term.

Dec 2020

25 min 44 sec

How moms are always under pressure to bring the magic at Christmas. Why you’re not alone in feeling especially overwhelmed this holiday season.

Dec 2020

20 min 34 sec

How the challenging experiences of being working women can hopefully be channeled for good when it comes to how we raise our daughters.

Dec 2020

27 min 3 sec

Why having a voice means dealing with those who want you to go away.

Dec 2020

30 min 50 sec

Stop grabbing your toys to leave the sandbox. It's time to sit and continue to play

Nov 2020

28 min 16 sec

There is no weight heavier than the one carried by the working mom.

Nov 2020

26 min 12 sec

No need to apologize for putting your tree up early or saying Merry Christmas this holiday season.

Nov 2020

27 min 21 sec

How the working world has changed not necessarily for the better, especially when it comes to gender relations.

Nov 2020

29 min 58 sec

Election nights were our favorite nights as journalists because we could flex our intelligence. But at the end of the day, it was only really about the size of our hips.

Nov 2020

22 min 25 sec

The only thing more obvious than our spray tans and extensions is the amount of media bias. The only way to change is it to hit them where it hurts...their pockets.

Oct 2020

22 min 39 sec

A reaction to the new documentary The Social Dilemma and what we are doing about our own addiction.

Oct 2020

29 min 35 sec

An incident on the national stage reinforced our annoyance that women are not allowed to show emotion without coming under fire.

Oct 2020

28 min 44 sec

Why women tend to be targeted by other women just for taking a risk and putting themselves out there.

Aug 2020

30 min 32 sec

Our worth was placed solely on our appearance and if we didn’t obey, we wee quickly replaced

Aug 2020

30 min 36 sec

One woman was fed up with the bias in news so she lit the match. And we are here for it!

Aug 2020

31 min 26 sec

We thought TV news viewers were cray...try youth sports parents

Aug 2020

24 min 10 sec

Sometimes you gotta burn bridges to the ground to let people know you’re done and to remind yourself, you’re never going back.

Jul 2020

29 min 39 sec

Amanda and Tara learned quickly that if you have to worry if you're the topic of conversation when you leave the room, you're in the wrong room.

Jul 2020

31 min 44 sec