The Quarantine Couch

The Quarantine Couch

By The Quarantine Couch
Chillin on the couch, trying to stay sane during the #Coronavirus with a little help from our friends.

The Quarantine Couch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours.

Co-hosted by your favorite physically-isolated couple: Perrine and Will.
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Catch Up on the Couch
We're taking a little break but that doesn't mean you have to!  Make sure you catch up on all 13 of our episodes this season, follow us on social media @quarantinecouch and stay tuned for regular updates, fun surprises and more.
02:40
May 27, 2020
Episode 13: Be Your Own Plug w/ Ohavia
We can all agree on the importance of community and networking, but sometimes you just have to be your own plug. You have to be your own advocate. We are thrilled to speak with media maven and host, the #Ohmazing Ohavia Phillips! Ohavia shares how she grew not only her personal brand but how she built her own business. The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist,  "Simulation," by Apollo,  "Ice Cream Social" by Dylan Sitts and "Sirius" aka "The Chicago Bulls Theme Song" by The Alan Parsons Project.
33:26
May 21, 2020
Episode 12: Real Relationships Pt. 2 w/ Loren
Real relationships take real work. Add a pandemic? And things get....interesting. In part two of this series, we chat with Loren, a phenomenal journalist and storyteller. Loren gives insight on her current journey as she discovers What Is Love, plus, she gives us the REAL scoop on what it's truly like to date digitally during this pandemic. Perrine and Will also include a special segment during this episode and read aloud some amazing responses from their friends and followers by sharing what they've learned about relationships while quarantine. Check out Loren's podcast, "What is Love" here: https://anchor.fm/whatislovepodcast The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist,  "Simulation," by Apollo, and "Ice Cream Social" by Dylan Sitts.
38:56
May 13, 2020
Episode 11: Real Relationships Pt 1. w/ Deonna & Greg
Whether platonic, between friends or romantic, real relationships take real work. Add a pandemic? And things get....interesting. We're thrilled to speak with two reality TV stars: Deonna and Greg who share advice on making a new relationship last and give tips on unconventional dating. Will and Perrine share a little insight into the impact of the pandemic on their relationship and more. Check out Deonna & Greg's t-shirt line: https://akpesiri.com/ The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist and "Simulation," by Apollo.
37:03
May 6, 2020
Episode 10: Homemade Chefs like Dianna and Emily
This is the episode that will literally leave you hungry for more! We chat with two queens of the kitchen: Dianna (@BurgerDivas) and Charlotte chef, Emily Horwath about their quarantine cooking tips, tricks, and how to be smart at the grocery store! Will & Perrine reflect on their family's history with food and how they are making their kitchen a fun place that births new creativity. The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist and "Simulation," by Apollo.
42:57
April 29, 2020
Episode 9: Creating Community w/ Josh Jenkins
The idea of community goes way beyond a zip code. We're thrilled to speak with Josh Jenkins, Community Builder/Director of Web and New Media Strategies for Americans for the Arts about how he's creating new safe spaces and working with amazing teams that are bringing additional resources for creatives to light. The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist and "Simulation," by Apollo.
48:39
April 22, 2020
Episode 8: Tapping Into You w/ DeAnna Taylor
Regardless of the industry you're working in or aspire to transition to, make sure you are tapping into YOU. That includes all of the amazing features that make you, YOU. We chat with lawyer/writer/travel influencer: DeAnna Taylor (aka @brokeandabroadlife)! DeAnna gives the reminder that none of us are in control and sometimes it's best to focus on you, without feeling the pressure of others. The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist and "Simulation," by Apollo.
35:21
April 15, 2020
Episode 7: Mind & Body Health with Tanisha C. Ingram
Friendly Reminder: Don't neglect your mind, body or spirit during this pandemic.  In this episode, we discuss the importance of showing your body some true love and care and hear from fitness trainer and nutrition coach, Tanisha C. Ingram! Tanisha shares some amazing tips on how to stay active at home, the importance of nutrition and so much more. The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist and "Simulation," by Apollo.
33:05
April 9, 2020
Episode 6: Creative Resources with the ASC
In this episode, we focus on resources for creatives and artists.  Eboni Lewis and Liz Fitzgerald from the Charlotte Arts and Science Council breakdown the new Mecklenburg Creative Resiliency Fund, PLUS, we share additional opportunities, tips and resources to help during this pandemic. The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist and "Simulation," by Apollo.
41:12
April 7, 2020
Episode 5: Finessin' Finances with Stefon Walters
In this episode, we talk the Finance King, the author, and creator of Finessin' Finances himself, Stefon Walters!  From furloughs and Stimulus Packages to retirement and student loan essentials, we cover IT ALL and get you the facts. Learn more about Finessin' Finances here: www.finessinfinances.com The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist and "Simulation," by Apollo.
37:43
April 2, 2020
Episode 4: Healthcare Heroes like Dr. Elvira Jasarevic
In this episode, we talk to Dr. Elvira Jasarevic about life-saving tips during the pandemic and receive amazing advice on how to aid some of the bravest amongst us: our Healthcare Heroes. Will and Perrine share their personal connections to the healthcare crisis and of course, give YOU some awesome resources. The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound.  Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist and "Simulation," by Apollo.  
22:33
March 31, 2020
Episode 3: Gaining Perspective with Kobe Campbell
In this episode, we discuss the importance of mental health during the pandemic and chat with licensed clinical mental health counselor and co-host of The Healing Circle Podcast, Kobe Campbell! We share how gaining a fresh perspective and leaning on faith makes all the difference in your day-to-day routine and we offer new resources and tips to protect your peace. Hear more: https://anchor.fm/quarantinecouch The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist and "Simulation," by Apollo.
25:52
March 26, 2020
Episode 2: The Pivot with Dave Butler
In this episode, find out exactly what social distancing is and meet community leader/creator/curator Dave Butler (@dave_haswingz)!  We discuss the best way to pivot your brand and creativity and how to make the most of the current times. Shout Out of the Day goes to www.supportlocalorelse.com ! Click and listen to learn more. Hear more: https://anchor.fm/quarantinecouch The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist and "Simulation," by Apollo.
23:01
March 24, 2020
Episode 1: Keep Creating with Davita Galloway
Welcome to The Quarantine Couch! Co-hosts Perrine and Will are chillin on the couch, trying to stay sane during the #Coronavirus with help from our friends. In this debut episode, hear how the couple is constantly adapting to a new (temporary) normal with their careers and more, laugh at a few Memorable Memes, learn a new amazing resource during the Shout Out of the Day and hear from Charlotte's favorite creative/entrepreneur/social trailblazer Davita Galloway! Hear more: https://anchor.fm/quarantinecouch The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen, "Greenery" by Sarah, The Illstrumentalist and "Simulation," by Apollo.
30:44
March 20, 2020
The Quarantine Couch Trailer
Chillin on the couch, trying to stay sane w/ a little help from our friends during the #coronavirus Hear more: https://anchor.fm/quarantinecouch The #QuarantineCouch is to inspire creators, send laughs to the cynics, acknowledge the do-gooders and simply encourage humanity. All from the safety of our couch. We hope you take a listen and share from yours. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @quarantinecouch Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Songs: “Part Of The Game” by Velveteen.
01:58
March 18, 2020