Cheap Millennial Gifts with Massive Amounts of Value

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This week’s show is all about cheap Millennial gifts with massive amounts of value. And, I also wanted to congratulate Christian for being the $50 Amazon Gift Card Winner for her show idea…tune in next month for the show. I wanted to share with you some great gift giving ideas that are very inexpensive but have a ton of meaning and value. Because, let’s be honest, gift giving has gone off the rails over the years and I think there are too many people out there that view gifts in the wrong light…it’s time we brought the meaning back to …

Election 2016: Now What, Millennials?

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There was no way we weren’t going to talk about the election and how the Millennials impacted the election and how you will be impacted by the election. Here are some very interesting statistics from The New York Times, CNN and research from a Tufts University Study: 24 million under 30 voted, which is around half of the eligible voters, which is less than the 58% that voted in the last election 55% supported Clinton (60% supported Obama) with 37% supporting Trump Millennials favored Democrats by 18 points, but was 5 points lower than 2012 (CNN) If just Millennial votes …

Best and Worst Times of the Year for Relationships

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There’s actually legit science that indicates when are the best and worst times of the year for relationships. This week, it’s the Walk of Shame Wednesday version of the Surrounded by Idiots Radio Podcast. Lexi joins back up with Tony to talk about a relationship topic that seems all to relevant at this point, especially as we go into the holiday season.  Interestingly enough, it’s during this season that relationships appear to get tested more than any other time of the year. In addition to this uplifting information, Tony hits you with some research that shows there are certain patterns …

Stop Treading Water and Make the Right Decision

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Treading Water Comes From Indecision Treading water can come from a place where you’re up against a very difficult decision and instead of making your choice, you just tread water, waiting for a sign…waiting for your true self voice to come out and give you a sense of direction. Lexi is back to talk about Millennial life transition and how to effectively tread water until you can get your bearings and decide which direction to swim. Lexi brings up the term Millennial is being thrown around in a bad way instead of being proud of being a part of the …

Why Feeling Frustrated Is Actually A Good Thing

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With special guest, Rachel (Tony’s daughter), the Surrounded by Idiots Radio Podcast digs deep into Millennial life transitions and why feeling frustrated is actually a good thing. Millennial Life Transitions, Growth and Frustration Tony was finally able to convince Rachel to come on the show.  She is the perfect Voice of Millennial, being 25, with student loan debt, still questioning what she wants to do with her life, and a survivor of multiple Millennial life transitions (including getting pregnant in college, graduating, getting married, having her baby, going back to grad school, graduating, getting a job AND getting pregnant again…all …

Best of the Walk of Shame – How to Be More Attractive

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Hey guys, this is Tony and welcome to another episode of The Best of the walk of shame radio podcast. This week, I chose  a very popular show we did back in November called, How to Make Yourself More Attractive, which was actually one of my personal favorites. Now, the reason I’m running the best of shows over the next couple weeks is because of some exciting changes happening to the show, and I wanted to share them with you. Exciting Changes to the Walk of Shame Radio Podcast As you probably know, I’ve been knee deep in writing my …

Approval Seeking – The Good and the Bad

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When it comes to Approval Seeking – there is actually a good way to do it and a bad way to do it.   Introducing your potential forever Boo to your friends and family, things can get complicated.   Don’t worry!   Lexi and Tony are here to help!   On this weeks episode of The Walk Of Shame Radio Podcast we discuss whether or not your friends approval is really that important when it comes to the people you date.   Yes, it’s always an amazing feeling to witness a genuine friendship come out of “the introduction” and that is ideal.   BUT, …

Millennial Sauce – Patience and Perspective

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by Amanda P. Patience has never come easy for me. Ironically, I am now a full time mom and a teacher so I had to learn patience quickly. When you spend your day in a classroom full of 27 screaming students who don’t take directions well, and come home to a toddler banging her head against a wall because I won’t let her eat cookies for dinner, it is easy to lose yourself. I have had to take a step back and realize that not everyone thinks the same way I do, or does things at the same rate as …

Casual Sex … Yes or No?

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Casual Sex … Yes or No?  Healthy…not so healthy?  Good…Bad?  For…Against? This week’s Walk of Shame Radio Podcast gets into what really is “Casual Sex” and why it can be both good or bad, all depending upon the individual and the circumstance. And, in an interesting twist…Tony and Lexi DO NOT agree on this topic, at all. Tony starts off the show by sharing an interesting fact about Millennials in that they appear to be having more casual sex, but with less partners in comparison to past generations. Then, Tony and Lexi share and discuss some groundbreaking research that is …

Millennial Sauce : Being Right versus Being Righteous

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This is the first blog in a series I’m calling: Millennial Sauce (subtext…it’s great on everything).  I’m starting this in response to some of my Millennial clients wanting a place to post thoughts or concerns that they would like to give, as a gift, to you.  Our first contestant submitted four really good blogs…this is the first…enjoy!   Being Right versus Being Righteous by Ashlyn (24, Millennial Mom) Having an opinion and respecting someone else’s opinion are two very different things. I have been struggling with the fact that most people are closed off to others opinions and only value …