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These are honest conversations from a married couple who is trying to figure it out like everybody else. The best recipe for a healthy marriage is the right mix of love + laughter, and we believe that talking things out and tight bear hugs fix [almost] everything. Join us on the journey and we'll show you that there is humor in every mess.

These are honest conversations from a married couple who is trying to figure it out like everybody else. The best recipe for a healthy marriage is the right mix of love + laughter, and we believe that talking things out and tight bear hugs fix [almost] everything. Join us on the journey and we'll show you that there is humor in every mess.
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These are honest conversations from a married couple who is trying to figure it out like everybody else. The best recipe for a healthy marriage is the right mix of love + laughter, and we believe that talking things out and tight bear hugs fix [almost] everything. Join us on the journey and we'll show you that there is humor in every mess.

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Episodes

Rule 081 | Talking Things Out Can't Fix Broken Furniture

12/12/2018
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Whether it’s broken furniture or the deconstruction of someone’s faith, The Peppers always try to take an approach that is as forgiving as possible. Thanks to PrepDish, Minted + Songfinch for making this episode possible! Click right here to learn more about our sponsors and head to our site for more info about how to support the show. QUICK BITES: Sadly, our annual end-of-the-year purge resulted in a heartbreaking smash of broken glass. Curious about what the broken table might sell...

Duration:01:37:51

Rule 080 | Don't Forget To Have Your Thing Checked

12/5/2018
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Jessie is concerned about the health of the family car while Gerard is wishing that she’d buck up and take care of it herself. With additional hardware issues to solve at home, the Peppers admittedly have some tech troubleshooting to do. Thanks to PrepDish, Songfinch + our own Great Love Goods for making this episode possible! Click right here to learn more about our sponsors and head to our site for more info about how to support the show. QUICK BITES: A quick read for anyone who is...

Duration:01:05:33

Rule 079 | Stay Away From Unmarked Bottles Of Hot Sauce

11/28/2018
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The Peppers are finally whipping up some homemade hot sauce for their neighborhood Christmas gifts this year. Gerard wants to invent his very own recipe and Jessie is having deja vu about the last time they took a stab at it. Once you listen to this week’s show, be sure to check out the launch of our latest project called Let’s Taco ‘Bout God! Thanks to PrepDish + Songfinch for making this episode possible! Click right here to learn more about our sponsors and head to our site for more info...

Duration:00:50:53

Rule 078 | Always Keep A Plunger Within Arms Reach

11/21/2018
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A special episode of Marriage is Funny where The Peppers talk all about houseguests… having them, being them + what to do when they take over your lives from now until January 1st. Gerard + Jessie give some helpful tips when it comes to managing expectations, and making your home a great place to host guests. Thanks to PrepDish, Ritual + Zola or making this episode possible! Click right here to learn more about our sponsors and head to our site for more info about how to support the...

Duration:01:04:27

Rule 077 | Things Fall Apart When Priorities Get Out Of Place

11/14/2018
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The Peppers decide to go rogue by getting serious and breaking some rules. Gerard claims that his full plate has left no room for quality time, while Jessie admits that she’s been craving connection amidst a dry spell. This episode is a very honest look at how to (barely) survive a difficult season of marriage. Thanks to PrepDish, Minted + Follain or making this episode possible! Click right here to learn more about our sponsors and head to our site for more info about how to support the...

Duration:01:30:29

Rule 076 | Mystery Is Meant To Keep Marriage Alive

11/7/2018
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Jessie accidentally hops on the “true crime” bandwagon and Gerard agrees that some of their media consumption is concerning. In this episode, The Peppers discuss everything from sex to drugs to murder, so you may not want to listen with your kids in the room. Thanks to PrepDish, Minted + Audible or making this episode possible! Click right here to learn more about our sponsors and head to our site for more info about how to support the show. QUICK BITES: So many true crime mentions from...

Duration:00:59:39

Rule 075 | All Is Fair In Love And Politics

10/31/2018
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We’re talking about politics and it’s just in time for the midterm elections. Facebook-Gerard is glad to be back but Uncensored-Jessie is unsure about his arrival. Social media may cause a sense of split-personalities but apparently, it’s even harder to for these two to agree on important condiment decisions as a family. Thanks to PrepDish + Season for making this episode possible! Click right here to learn more about our sponsors and head to our site for more info about how to support the...

Duration:00:57:05

Rule 074 | Venting Is The Best Way To Let Out Hot Air

10/24/2018
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The Peppers discuss the distinct value of having a group of friends who can love you despite the occasional need for an honest debrief. Gerard asserts that drinking scotch with dudes makes a great backdrop for discussing scripture* while Jessie agrees that having close friendships are a key element to the pursuit of Great Love. Their conversation proves that gender stereotypes do not matter when it comes to communication and despite some overanalyzing, the two learn a ton from completing the...

Duration:01:07:44

Rule 073 | Sympathy Pains Can Lead To Sympathy Problems

10/17/2018
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This week, Gerard + Jessie learn that sympathy pains can extend from partner to partner, as well as from person to pet. Appliance anxiety causes destruction at Casa de Pepper and the whole family is shocked that no one actually got shocked. Depression isn’t always easy to talk about, but it’s important to tell your spouse how you feel for the sake of boosting the overall (mental) health of the marriage. Thanks to PrepDish, Thrive Market + Amazon for making this episode possible! Click right...

Duration:01:15:08

Rule 071 | Fancy Knives Make Happy Wives

10/3/2018
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The Peppers are spicing things up in the kitchen while also trying to save up for some serious upgrades. Jessie insists that cooking shows are what keep her feeling inspired and Gerard admits their new diet is improving his cooking and his confidence! Thanks to PrepDish, Casper + Amazon for making this episode possible! Find out more about our amazing sponsors right here. QUICK BITES: Gerard wants Jessie to be a contestant on Masterchef, but Jessie fears that her baking insufficiencies...

Duration:00:57:27

Rule 070 | Beware of Summer Anniversaries (+ Back Sweat)

9/12/2018
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We’re finally back and SO excited to start podcasting again! Look out for the official launch of Season Six on October 3rd, and help us spread the word by telling your friends!

Duration:00:09:39

Rule 069 | An Irish Goodbye Is The Best Way To Leave A Party

12/29/2017
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The Peppers begin to realize that one of them is a party animal and the other one usually tries to sneak out early with an Irish Goodbye. Jessie tries to explain her fitness-overdose to Gerard, but she ends up feeling both physically and emotionally tender. (So, of course this means we're talking about it.) Ps. - Want to come on vacation with us? We’re headed to Mexico with some of our favorite listeners, and you can find all the info at greatlovegetaway.com! QUICK BITES: Gerard brings...

Duration:01:08:06

Rule 068.5 | An Audio Christmas Card From The Peppers

12/20/2017
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Merry Christmas + Happy Holidays from your favorite podcasting duo! We love you guys and we'll be back with a full new episode before the end of this year. ♥️ QUICK BITES: hereinstagramour shopepisode 23episode 38split his pantsGreat Love Getawayhere she ischronic painnot having kidssleeping in separate bedssleeping in separate citiesarmoiresbirthday slip-upsprivate FB groupJessie's feelings

Duration:00:08:56

Rule 068 | Never Underestimate The Power Of A Primetime Drama

12/14/2017
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This week, The Peppers try to decide which room of the house is best for watching tv, eating dinner, making love + falling asleep (in no particular order). Gerard claims that more pixels will keep him awake while they snuggle, and Jessie spins her wheels trying to decode their varying personality types. Ps. - Want to come on vacation with us? We’re headed to Mexico with some of our favorite listeners, and you can find all the info at greatlovegetaway.com! QUICK BITES: We talked about our...

Duration:01:19:53

Rule 067 | Coffee Is The Best Way To Ground Your Morning Routine

12/6/2017
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Jessie unlocks the key to manipulation by taping a magazine tear to the front of the fridge. Now the Peppers are considering a brand new brewing contraption and Gerard’s recent facial hair makes him the perfect candidate for a Chemex. Neither partner can decide on the best approach to pest control, but Jessie's recent spider run-in is causing some extra urgency. Don’t forget that we’ll send you a letterpress print when you post a shout out to social media... just make sure to use the tags...

Duration:00:44:31

Rule 066 | Spontaneous Combustion Is No Laughing Matter

11/29/2017
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Jessie admits her anxiety around family holiday dinners + Gerard begins to realize that both Peppers have far too much on their plates. Don’t forget that we’ll send you a letterpress print when you post a photo to social media with the tags @meetthepeppers / #marriageisfunny but just make sure to send us the screenshot before the end of 2017! Ps. - Want to come on vacation with us? We’re headed to Mexico with some of our favorite listeners, and you can find all the info at...

Duration:01:09:57

Rule 065 | Always Start A New Season By Clearing Out The Garage

11/22/2017
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The Peppers have opposing feelings about their favorite winter drinks, but both are highly averse to Christmas music that plays before December. Jessie tries to rally for a “pre-decoration purge” but her motives come to light when she claims the garage as her future Season Headquarters. Don’t forget that we’ll send you a letterpress print when you post a photo to social media with the tags @meetthepeppers / #marriageisfunny but just make sure to send us the screenshot before the end of...

Duration:00:49:56

Rule 064 | A Unified Marriage Makes The Best Goal Line Defense

11/15/2017
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This week, Gerard is working overtime while Jessie decides to leave him in the dust on her next device upgrade. The Peppers try to be strategic about stress management skills, but all of the football metaphors are really upping their game. Don’t forget that we’ll send you a letterpress print when you post a photo to social media with the tags @meetthepeppers / #marriageisfunny and just make sure to send us the screenshot before the end of 2017! Ps. - Want to come on vacation with us? We’re...

Duration:00:52:27

Rule 063 | Babies Take Way More Work Than Podcasts

11/8/2017
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Still no plans to have kids of our own, but that doesn’t mean we can’t put our (amateur) parenting skills to good use. Jessie gives Gerard a pep talk while he processes his emotions, and we both resolve to be better about arguing with generous amounts of grace. Join us in April for the next Great Love Getaway and we'd love to hang out with you online while you listen! QUICK BITES: Looking for the backstory on our parenting status? Ep 40 is where we dig in to the personal decision that...

Duration:00:56:44

Rule 062 | It Only Takes One Spouse To Change A Lightbulb

11/1/2017
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Jessie admits to a birthday wishlist that is “dirtier” than most, and Gerard is determined to wiggle out of cleaning the house. Conflict bubbles up from the home management department and both Peppers decide to toss the “honey do’s” straight into the compost pile. We love hearing what you think about the show... Leave your feedback on iTunes, and find out how to support the podcast right over here! QUICK BITES: Jessie’s birthday wishlist is dirtier than most... Does composting count as...

Duration:01:08:55