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Kenz and Jo Talk Show

Kenz and Jo Talk Show

By Mackenzie & Jordan Tabaldo
Two sisters trying their best, then talking about it. Mackenzie and Jordan Tabaldo answer fan questions and tell stories from their own lives every week, with occasional bonus episode segments like ASMR Q&A, Non-Sponsored Favorites, and Movie/TV Show Reviews. No topics are off limits, so if you'd like to ask a question, visit bit.ly/KandJtalkshow! Regular episodes air every Friday.
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16 | Season 1 Finale: Interviewing Our Significant Others!
We've made it through four straight months of podcasts!! In celebration, we interviewed Mackenzie's boyfriend, Will, and Jordan's fiancé, Parker; quizzing them to see how well they know us and getting their thoughts on some of our favorite topics we've covered this season. Hear their embarrassing high school stories, their advice to younger guys, and their current favorites. We hope you enjoyed listening to the first season & can't wait to share more in season two! Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
37:46
June 4, 2021
15 | Transitioning Out of Lockdown & High School Advice
This week, Mackenzie and Jordan discuss life after COVID: what they're excited for, what they're scared of, and things that they think the world shouldn't go back to doing. They also talk about returning to school and work in-person, and everything that goes along with that. In the second half of the episode, they give advice for people entering high school or currently in high school, tackling everything from academics to social life during that time. If you have any specific high school related you would like to hear the cover, fill out our Google Form! Do you need advice? Submit a question for a future episode! Fill out our Google Form at bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
52:31
May 28, 2021
14 | Toxic Masculinity & Sharing A Room
In this week's episode, Mackenzie and Jordan unpack toxic masculinity, discussing how it hurts everyone (not just men) and ways to combat it in everyday life. They talk about the nuanced ways that it shows up in society, and some of their own experiences with it. In the second half of the episode, the girls reveal all the secrets of sharing a room for 12 years! Listen to hear about their parents reacted to their messy room, and what annoyed them about each other during all that time. Do you need advice? Submit a question for a future episode! Fill out our Google Form at bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
37:20
May 21, 2021
13 | Performative Activism & Sibling Quiz
In this episode, Mackenzie and Jordan talk about the rise of performative activism on social media. What is it, what isn't it, how is it different for everyday people vs. celebrities vs. corporations, is it better or worse than doing nothing at all? The girls answer these questions and more! In the second half of the episode, they ask each other questions to see how well they know each other! If you've ever wondered what they thought of each other in high school, what they got from their parents, and all the things they wanted to be when they grew up– this is the episode for you! Do you need advice? Submit a question for a future episode! Fill out our Google Form at bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
53:52
May 14, 2021
12 | Coming Out & Conspiracy Theories
This week, as per the request of many of her fans, Mackenzie tells her coming out story! She also talks about what it was like for her growing up and coming to terms with her queer identity. In the second half of the episode, Mackenzie and Jordan talk about some conspiracy theories from the flat-earth theory to JFK's assassination. They give a brief overview of each one and then give their thoughts, and at the end, they surprise each other with one the other has never heard of! Do you have any conspiracy theories you believe? Let us know over on Instagram! Do you need advice? Submit a question for a future episode! Fill out our Google Form at bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
41:19
May 7, 2021
11 | Religion and Spirituality & Childhood TV Shows
In this episode, Mackenzie and Jordan answer an Instagram question about religious confusion. They discuss their own childhood, growing up in the Catholic faith, as well as their current relationship to spirituality and institutionalized religion. In the second half, they talk about their favorite childhood TV shows (spoiler: there are lots), so if you'd like to take a trip down memory lane, be sure to listen! Do you need advice? Submit a question for a future episode! Fill out our Google Form at bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
44:31
May 1, 2021
10 | Enneagram Types & Current Favorites
In this week's episode, Jordan teaches Mackenzie more about one of her favorite topics: the Enneagram personality types! She gives a brief overview of each type, as well as some information on subtypes, wings, and triads. The girls both discuss which type they are and what that means to them, as well as what types those closest to them are! In the second half of the episode, they talk about everything they are currently loving– from podcasts, to shopping, to TV shows and movies.  Do you need advice? Check the show notes to submit a question for a future episode! Thank you for listening!! Stay tuned every Friday for a new episode! Mentioned in the Episode: The Road Back to You by Ian Crohn and Suzanne Stabile NineTypesCo on Instagram EnneagramClarity on Instagram EnneagramAshton on Instagram Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Link to advice form: bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
47:38
April 23, 2021
09 | Gender Roles & Sustainable Fashion
In this week's episode, Mackenzie and Jordan discuss the impact of gender roles on their lives, as well as their feelings on exclusive feminism and toxic masculinity. In the second half of the episode, Jordan gives advice on the many ways someone can start a more eco-friendly fashion journey. What are some affordable eco-fashion options, and what other things can people do to help the planet when it comes to their clothes? Happy Earth Week and let us know if you have any other episode ideas! Do you need advice? Check the show notes to submit a question for a future episode! Thank you for listening!! Stay tuned every Friday for a new episode! Mentioned in this episode: @SustainableTay on Instagram: instagram.com/sustainabletay  Shelbizleee on YouTube ThredUP: thredup.com Microfiber filtration attachment Microfiber filter balls Girlfriend Collective athletic wear Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Link to advice form: bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
35:31
April 16, 2021
08 | Random Listener Questions & Elementary School Drama
During the first half of the episode, Mackenzie asks quick questions that we've received from listeners over on Instagram. We talk about our favorite memories, our thoughts on the MCU, and more! In the second half of the episode, we were going to discuss some things that happened while we were in elementary and middle school. However, since we recorded the episode, there were developments in those scenarios which caused us to reassess when it would be best for us to talk about them in full detail. Instead, Jordan reads two poems she wrote about her time at that school. If you requested we speak on this topic, please know that we will at a later date when we can discuss everything in full, rather than in bits and pieces. We love you all!!  Do you need advice? Check the show notes to submit a question for a future episode! Thank you for listening!! Stay tuned every Friday for a new episode! Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Link to advice form: bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
21:30
April 9, 2021
07 | Cancel Culture & Our Asian-American Experiences
On this week's episode, Mackenzie and Jordan discuss all the ins and outs of Cancel Culture. When is cancel culture necessary, and when does it do more harm than good? What are the girls' thoughts on the #BeanDad of Twitter infamy, and what are their thoughts on cancelling brands? The storytime segment dives deep into their individual relationships with race and their own identities as Asian-American women. They give their thoughts on the recent wave of Anti-Asian hate in America, and get personal. Do you need advice? Check the show notes to submit a question for a future episode! Thank you for listening!! Stay tuned every Friday for a new episode! Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Link to advice form: bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
49:11
April 2, 2021
06 | Quick Questions & Embarrassing High School Stories
In this episode, Mackenzie and Jordan answer four listener questions about relationships, friendships, and heartbreak. How do you get over a breakup? What do you do if your friends aren't supporting you on social media? Hear their advice and then listen to some very embarrassing high school stories. How did Mackenzie get into a screaming fight in the halls, and how did Jordan's crush find out she liked him? And there's a twist this episode: they use British accents the whole time!  *All names in stories have been changed for privacy, and the names chosen have no bearing on the person's identity.* Do you need advice? Submit a question for a future episode! Fill out our Google Form at bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
40:33
March 26, 2021
BONUS 01 | ASMR Chats- Meghan, Harry, and Oprah
In this Bonus Episode, Mackenzie and Jordan recap the CBS Special Interview of Harry and Meghan by Oprah, which originally aired on March 7, 2021. They give their thoughts on the media, the royals, and other things discussed in the interview, all while whispering and eating various foods. TRIGGER WARNING: The original interview discusses topics of suicide and suicidal ideation. In this recap, Mackenzie and Jordan briefly touch on those topics as well. Do you need advice? Submit a question for a future episode! Fill out our Google Form at bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
19:43
March 24, 2021
05 | Friendship Advice & Travel Stories
On this week's episode, Mackenzie and Jordan answer some fan questions about friendships. How can you maintain friendships over the years, and what can you do to keep your own identity in a friendship? The storytime segment is all about the girls' 2019 Europe trip!  Do you need advice? Submit a question for a future episode! Fill out our Google Form at bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
39:36
March 19, 2021
04 | Body Image & Disneyland Horror Stories
This week, Mackenzie and Jordan talk about their experiences with body image and their ongoing journeys to body positivity, answering a few different listener questions around the topic along the way. How did their childhood experiences influence their body image, and what do they do now to maintain a body positive mindset? In the second half of the episode, they talk about two traumatic Disneyland experiences! Which one had to go to the Disney hospital, and which one got lost at the resort? Listen to find out! Do you need advice? Fill out our Google Form at bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
34:06
March 12, 2021
03 | Mental Health in Quarantine & Astrology Chat
On this week's episode, Mackenzie and Jordan answer a listener question about Mental Health during Quarantine. What are the best ways to stay busy, what should you do if you've been extra lonely, and what advice do they have if you're a student participating in remote learning? Listen to find out! The storytime segment is all about Astrology. If you've ever wondered about the girls' signs, compatibility, or thoughts on a particular sign, look no further!  Do you need advice? Check the show notes to submit a question for a future episode! Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Mentioned in this Episode: Jessica Lanyadoo's Astrology Podcast: Ghost of A Podcast  Link to advice form: bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
37:28
March 5, 2021
02 | Finding Your Style & Quick-Fire Q&A
On this week's episode, Mackenzie and Jordan answer a fan question about finding your own style. How can you build a wardrobe that you love, and what can you do to combat insecurities? The storytime segment is a quick-fire Q&A where they answer questions about their favorite memories, what they think of their hometown, and more.  Do you need advice? Check the show notes to submit a question for a future episode! Thank you for listening!! Stay tuned every Friday for a new episode! Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: instagram.com/victor.vert Link to advice form: bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Follow us on Instagram:  Podcast: instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow Mackenzie: instagram.com/meowckenziemakes Jordan: instagram.com/litttlejo
25:02
February 26, 2021
01 | Childhood to Adulthood & Childhood Crushes
This week, Mackenzie and Jordan answer a listener question about learning to "adult". Do you have to leave your childhood things behind after going off to college or moving out? How can you make the transition a bit easier?  In the storytime segment, it's time to talk childhood crushes! Listen to find out which one texted 143 to a crush, and who got a Ryan's Roses prank call. Do you need advice? Check the show notes to submit a question for a future episode! Thank you for listening!! Stay tuned every Friday for a new episode! Intro music by Victor Vert. Find more of his work here: https://instagram.com/victor.vert Link to advice form: https://bit.ly/KandJtalkshow Mentioned in the Episode: Jordan's YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-UqzVCM2PebSKo_1P3uvmw Follow us on Instagram: Podcast: https://instagram.com/kenzandjotalkshow  Mackenzie: https://instagram.com/meowckenziemakes  Jordan: https://instagram.com/litttlejo
38:18
February 19, 2021
Trailer & Intros!
Welcome to the Kenz and Jo Talk Show where two sisters talk about how they try their best & try to help you do the same! Mackenzie & Jordan Tabaldo upload weekly episodes with advice, storytimes, and more!
00:52
February 12, 2021