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Black Gals Livin'

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Two girls from London and Essex chatting about mental health, pop culture and random shenanigans. Hosted by Vic and Jas. Holla at us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin Follow us on Twitter, Insta & TikTok https://twitter.com/blackgalslivin + https://www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + https://www.tiktok.com/@blackgalslivin Vic's socials: Twitter: https://twitter.com/victoriasanusi + Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ Jas' socials: Twitter: https://twitter.com/jas_bw + Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jas_bw/

Location:

United States

Description:

Two girls from London and Essex chatting about mental health, pop culture and random shenanigans. Hosted by Vic and Jas. Holla at us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin Follow us on Twitter, Insta & TikTok https://twitter.com/blackgalslivin + https://www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + https://www.tiktok.com/@blackgalslivin Vic's socials: Twitter: https://twitter.com/victoriasanusi + Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ Jas' socials: Twitter: https://twitter.com/jas_bw + Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jas_bw/

Language:

English


Episodes

267. "Your wig is rubbing your edges OUT" ft Trichologist, Ebuni

2/18/2024
Hey loves, so sorry there wasn't an episode last week - vic was sick! This week we are joined with Ebuni from UnType salon. She's an award-winning Trichologist. We chat about what we need to be doing with our hair! and what REALLy grows our edges back. Let us know your thoughts! You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG (If you'd like to listen to our episodes ad-free, please join our Patreon :) ) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL GUEST: Untype: https://www.instagram.com/untypeyourhair/?hl=en Ebuni: https://www.instagram.com/ebuniajiduahhair/ Articles: https://gal-dem.com/author/ebuni-ajiduah/ HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:10:04

266. Apple Music is the GHETTO!

2/5/2024
Hey loves, sorry for the short delay on this week's episode! This week we spoke did a small Grammy's rundown, The Traitors AUS S2, entitlement of some parents when they have kids and Jas gives a review on Apple Music! Let us know your thoughts! You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG (If you'd like to listen to our episodes ad-free, please join our Patreon :) ) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:08:45

265. "I've muted everything on Twitter from MP to Joe Bidden” ft @FoodByRemi

1/28/2024
Hey lovelies, on this week's episode we are joined with the amazing food blogger Remi. We talk about how Remi got into influencing and her future plans. We also talk about the gen z vs millennial tiktok war and of course, we have a recap of The Traitors finale! Let us know your thoughts! You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG (If you'd like to listen to our episodes ad-free, please join our Patreon :) ) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL GUEST: Remi Idowu https://www.foodbyremi.co.uk/ https://www.tiktok.com/@foodbyremi/ https://www.instagram.com/foodbyremi/ HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:17:20

264. What did we do to y'all?!

1/21/2024
Hey lovelies, on this week's episode we ask what black people have done to the world?! Like damn!! We also discuss Disney Princesses, what animals we would be if we could come back and we do a brief run down of the 3rd week of The Traitors! Let us know your thoughts! You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG (If you'd like to listen to our episodes ad-free, please join our Patreon :) ) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:21:35

263. WhatsApp etiquette & #TraitorsUK

1/14/2024
Welcome to a new week and a new episode! We discuss WhatsApp etiquette, digital footprint and the second week of The Traitors. Let us know your thoughts! You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG (If you'd like to listen to our episodes ad-free, please join our Patreon :) ) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:11:36

262. It's so hard being pretty!! :(

1/7/2024
Welcome to a new week and a new episode! We discuss how "pretty girl privilege" has gone too far, leaving your "friend" to get beaten up and the new season of The Traitors. Let us know your thoughts! You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG (If you'd like to listen to our episodes ad-free, please join our Patreon :) ) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:03:49

261. 2024 is the year of relaxing

12/31/2023
Hey loves, we're back! Happy New Year guys! we talk about our New Year resolution ideas and answer some dilemmas. You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG (If you'd like to listen to our episodes ad-free, please join our Patreon :) ) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:55:04

260. Liquid BBLs & cosplaying social class

12/17/2023
Hey loves, we're back! Sorry for the hiatus. On this week's episode we talk about what it must be like to be married to an actor with a love interest, Nepo babies and rich people that cosplay being "poor". We also talk about the dangers of the trendy Liquid BBLs. You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG (If you'd like to listen to our episodes ad-free, please join our Patreon :) ) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:17:26

259. “Trust your gut… sometimes your gut has IBS”

12/3/2023
Hey loves, on this week's episode we talk about The Plug Global Army charging folk £500 for wedding advice. We also answer a dilemma at the end! You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:11:29

258. Should BW stop going on reality TV?

11/26/2023
Hey loves, on this week's episode we talk about Teyana Taylor's divorce and how things are never as they seem! We also talk at length about whether black women should still go on reality tv, knowing the potential for so much racial hatred. We also answer a dilemma at the end! You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:01:40

257. Clubbing in 2023

11/19/2023
So sorry for the short episode guys, Vic has the flu. This week we talk about clubbing in 2023, Big Brother final, dog piling on people online and the Diddy and Cassie lawsuit. You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:31:18

256. That Will & Jada love

11/12/2023
Hey loves! Thanks for joining us for another week. We talk about Vic getting trolled, Lori & Damson breaking up and the messiness of Will & Jada's marriage! We also answer some of your dilemmas at the end :) You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:17:01

BGL x Big Brother UK recap

11/12/2023
Hey loves, you asked for a Big Brother minisode and we delivered! We talk about the microaggressions happening in that house and the racism that led to Trish being evicted. Here our thoughts on all the housemates and feel free to discuss with us on socials! You can also send dilemmas for our main episode by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:58:07

255. Life update!

11/5/2023
Hey babes, sorry for the break! we are back now. On this episode, we talk about friendships and therapy, Halle Bailey, being car-less and some news towards the end! You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:24:41

254. Beyonce is DOWN BAD! ft Hannah OJ

10/1/2023
Hey babes, on this week's ep we are joined with the amazing Hannah OJ from Undherated Podcast and we talk about Jas going to see Usher in Paris and whether we would be serenaded by him like Keke. We discuss controlling men (Love is Blind) and whether we answer some of your dilemmas! You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL GUEST: Hannah OJ: @iamhannahoj @itsundherrated HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:16:01

253. "She borrowed that skirt from ME"

9/24/2023
Hey lovelies! On this episode, we talk about XL bully, Jackie Aina and her Beats AD, we quickly touch on Love Is Blind and having a victim mentality and answer a dilemma. You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:09:35

252. XL Bullies and wedding fever :(

9/17/2023
Hey lovelies, we're back after a short break! On this week's episode Jas talks about being triggered by weddings, we also talk about how the UK really love dogs, black pubs and answer a dilemma. You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:13:32

251. Camel toe shoe

9/3/2023
Hey lovelies, on this week's episode the Tabi shoe debacle, friendships & money and hoarding. You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:04:58

250. CAVEAT, CAVEAT, CAVEAT!

8/27/2023
Hey lovelies, on this week's episode we talk about pum pum skirts, smoking and lateness! Let us know if social media is making you question your sanity too? You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:26:38

249. "A moment of madness"

8/20/2023
Hey loves, this week we talk about madeline argy TikTok drama, featurism and we answered your dilemmas. You can send dilemmas by using this link: https://bit.ly/3FzyTGG --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you are looking thinking about getting counselling but not sure where to start, check out www.betterhelp.com/BGL HOSTS:⠀ Jas: twitter.com/jas_bw + www.instagram.com/jas_bw/ Vic: twitter.com/victoriasanusi + www.instagram.com/vicsanusi/ BGL socials: www.instagram.com/blackgalslivin/ + twitter.com/blackgalslivin/ Tik Tok: @blackgalslivin Chat to us using the hashtag #blackgalslivin⠀ Artwork by @thecamru Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:48