Double A Podcast
By Aaron & Ashley
"Their names start with the same letter!" - Welcome to the Double A Podcast by Aaron and Ashley. Join us on our journey through marriage, adoption, and health!
DBLA: Episode 21 - Quarantine for Millennial Parents
Ashley and Aaron talk about the 83+ days of Quarantine as parents. If you want to know our thought process behind our caution, please listen!
June 6, 2020
DBLA: Episode 20 - We're Back for Season 2!
You remember us? We were that couple who's names start with the same letter that adopted a baby? Yeah, you remember because it has NOT been almost a year since the last upload. Ok, good - well let's get you caught up on what you missed!
May 16, 2020
DBLA: Episode 19 - His First Days (Season 1 Finale)
We talk about Baby Z's first days with us. Thank you for listening to season 1 of the Double A Podcast! We'll see you in a few weeks!
July 9, 2019
DBLA: Episode 18 - BUCKLE UP
We are about to take you on a roller-coaster of emotion. Grab some popcorn and a security blanket because this is going to get wild. #adoption #waitingfamily #baby #family
June 29, 2019
DBLA: Episode 17 - Preterm Musings
June is going to be the longest month of our lives... or... is it?
June 8, 2019
DBLA: Episode 16 - So, We Got The Call...
So... we got "THE" call guys. THE call. Its all happening so fast so join us on this little retrospective about our match call and our match meeting.
May 30, 2019
DBLA: Episode 15 - Budgeting & Vacation
Ashley and Aaron talk about their revolutionary budgeting idea: stop spending money. Learn all about how they stopped spending money AND about how they plan on spending the money they didn't spend. It will all make sense I promise.
April 15, 2019
DBLA: Episode 14 - January Recap
Ashley and Aaron dish about how the first month of 2019 has been going. We have updates on everything from Keto to the Adoption.
January 31, 2019
DBLA: Episode 13 - An Intentional and Intuitive 2019
Ashley and Aaron talk about new years resolutions for 2019 and recap how 2018 went. Aaron goes off on multiple tangents including about Intermittent Fasting when he said he wasn't going to talk about it. It's seriously like half the episode... geez. tags: New Years Resolutions, Adoption, family, #NewYears #2019 #2018 #HappyNewYear #NewYearNewMe #NewYearsResolutions #Resolutions
December 29, 2018
DBLA: Episode 12 - A Critique of "Home Alone" Parenting
Prospective parents Aaron and Ashley dive into the wonderful lessons in parenting from the classic holiday film "Home Alone". Spoilers for Home Alone (1990), I guess? tags: Double A Podcast, DBLA, Parenting, family, adoption, home alone, macaulay culkin, Kevin McCallister, the wet bandits, parents, judging the home alone parents
December 21, 2018
DBLA: Episode 11 - The Great Flea War of 2018
This week, Aaron and Ashley talk through the events of the "Great Flea War of 2018" including the casualty of the hot water heater. tags: Double A Podcast, DBLA, Aaron, Ashley, Fleas, Dogs, life, home, adoption, family, hot water heater madness
December 15, 2018
DBLA: Episode 10 - Road Trip
Ashley and Aaron are on their way to Oklahoma to visit family, but that won't stop them from recording an episode in the car! Hope you enjoy despite all the car noise and road rage.
November 9, 2018
DBLA: Episode 9 - Journals, Journals, Journals!
This week is all about sweet, sweet journaling. Ashley outlines her ideas for "Bullet Journals" and Aaron bemoans his bad handwriting. Riveting! I've written it so many times that the word "journal" doesn't look real anymore. tags: DBLA, Double A Podcast, Couple's Podcast, Marriage, Family, Adoption, Baby, Life, Motivation, Journals, Journaling, Bullet Journal, doodles, writing, art.
November 5, 2018
DBLA: Episode 8 - I can see clearly now
...the rain is gone! After days and days of rain in Texas, the clouds lift and the sun shines (for a while). Ashley and Aaron outline weekend plans and try to squeeze in some fun conversation. They also debut a new intro song! Topics include but are not limited to: rain, adoption, vacations, fire pits, BBQs, LEGO, cleaning, lowles, and how to pronounce "bag". Enjoy!
October 20, 2018
DBLA: Episode 7 - The One About Health Stuff
We go back to our roots and talk about our diet and exercise. If you're interested in what we are doing to look so good lately... take a listen here! #keto #diet #Weightloss #podcast
October 17, 2018
DBLA: Episode 6 - The Waiting Family
We have a special announcement this week! We are officially a waiting family. So, what happens next? *cricket noise* #adoption #family #home #podcast #adopt
October 7, 2018
DBLA: Episode 5 - The Book
This week, we talk about our book - created for the birth parents. This was a lot harder than you'd think it would be! #adoption #family #home #podcast #adopt
September 30, 2018
DBLA: Episode 4 - What to Expect in Your Home Study
This week, we chat about how our home study. There's not a lot of resources online for this time so we thought it would be beneficial to have this conversation. Spoiler alert: it was really easy...and kind of fun! #DBLA #adoption #homestudy #podcast #anchor #adopting #parenting #family #homestudy
September 18, 2018
DBLA: Episode 3 - Upcoming Vacation & Home Study
This week, we talk a little about our upcoming vacation for our anniversary and the Home Study coming up! Be sure to follow us on Anchor.FM/DBLA to be able to send us questions! We would love to hear from you. You can also find us on anywhere you podcasts are distributed. #podcast #anchor #adoption #adopting #parenting #family #homestudy
September 1, 2018
DBLA: Episode 2 - Day 2 Seminar & Next Steps
This week we talk about the seminar day 2 which focused on grief/loss and the health risks. We also talk a bit about our first experience registering for all the stuff the baby will need (spoiler: its a lot). We also have some exciting news about the nursery! Be sure to follow us on Anchor.FM/DBLA to be able to send us questions! We would love to hear from you. You can also find us on anywhere you podcasts are distributed. #podcast #anchor #adoption #adopting #parenting #family
August 25, 2018
DBLA: Episode 1 - Our Adoption Story So Far
This week's episode of the Double A Podcast dives into our experiences with the adoption process so far. This is an overview of what has been happening, but expect more detailed stories soon. Be sure to subscribe! Be sure to follow us on Anchor.FM/DBLA to be able to send us questions! We would love to hear from you. You can also find us on anywhere you podcasts are distributed. #podcast #anchor #adoption #adopting #parenting #family
August 18, 2018
Untitled Health Show: Mega Show!
Our humble beginnings! This show started as the "Untitled Health Show" posted on a different feed. Now, you can binge them all in one MEGA SHOW! Stay tuned for the first episode of our new show: The Double A Podcast! It will feature segments on health but also many other topics.
August 12, 2018