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Young, Black & Figuring It Out

Young, Black & Figuring It Out

By LegaSee Ventures
The Young, Black & Figuring it Out Podcast provides refuge, assistance and direction to those lost, struggling or ready to give up. By sharing our journey and experiences we hope to breathe new life into the mundane and ordinary. The YBF Podcast is not only an outlet, but a safe haven for anyone who identifies as Young, Black or Figuring It Out.
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Season 2 Finale: Still Love it Here
Join Herb & Moe as they finish their second season with a live episode featuring audience Q & A. Leave your comments on what were your favorite moments from season two
01:02:52
May 27, 2022
Dealing with Church Trauma
Tune in as Herb and Moe have an important discussion about dealing with church trauma. Joined by guest speaker Ms. Harmony, this episode unpacks the difficulties that can stem from long standing church traditions and customs. Listen and add your feedback below.
01:07:49
May 13, 2022
Dealing with Transitions Gracefully
Join Herb and Moe as they discuss the subtleties of transition. Whether in school, work, relationships or our personal lives, change is bound to happen to all of us. This week, guest speakers Joanna Shamenda and Orlando Boxx joined the conversation. Listen and add your feedback below.
55:60
April 29, 2022
Part II: Are Highly Successful Women Less Attractive to Men
After a strong response to the first episode on this topic, the host felt there was no other option but to bring a part two. Join Herb, Moe and a few special guest as they dive deeper into the the claim that highly successful women are viewed as less attractive in society. Share your comments below.
58:55
April 15, 2022
Are Highly Successful Women Less Attractive?
This week Herb and Moe discuss the claim that highly successful women are viewed as less attractive in society. Do you think this is true? Share your comments below.
34:49
April 01, 2022
The Lack, The Want, The Need for Black Trailblazers
Tune in this week as Herb and Moe discuss the need for generational guidance in the Black community. Did you have a great mentor that aided in your success? Is this truly a need? Share your thoughts below.
32:42
March 18, 2022
“Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby”
Tune in this week as Herb, Moe and special guest Shayla Chandler, dissect the complexities of sex education. Is there enough education? Has the lack of education or miseducation led to trauma in the community? Share your thoughts below.
44:34
March 04, 2022
Woke Culture, White Awareness
Join Herb and Moe as they unpack the impact of “woke” culture in our current society. How do you feel this new era of racial awareness will change history? Share your thoughts below
34:41
February 18, 2022
Being Black in White Spaces Part II: Healthcare Edition
Tune into this important discussion as Herb and Moe celebrate Black History Month with guest stars: Dr. Yvette Conyers and Dr. Jada Hamilton. Listen as they discuss and explain the experiences of being black in white spaces… healthcare edition
01:09:02
February 04, 2022
Real or Reckless: How Much is Too Much in a Relationship
Join Herb and Moe as they discuss the impact of oversharing while in a relationship. Does fame or notoriety play a part? Can there be damage to the relationship if family and/or friends learn too many intimate details? Listen and form your own thoughts.
34:33
November 19, 2021
Is My Man Toxic?
Join Herb & Moe as the discuss toxic masculinity and the role that plays in society and relationships.
42:59
November 05, 2021
From Struggle to Strength
Check in with Herb and Moe as they open up about some of their personal struggles, noticeable triggers and the ways they have overcome those.
41:57
October 22, 2021
Why Did I Get Married.. So Young?
Join Herb and Moe as they discuss the good, the bad and the ugly of love and marriage. What makes relationships successful and is age a factor? Let us know what you think and leave a comment below.
39:14
October 08, 2021
The Hate is Real
Have you ever received random hate? Listen in with Herb and Moe as they react to their first wave of online shade. Share your thoughts below.
37:31
September 24, 2021
Yea But Are Gender Roles a Bad Thing?
Watch and listen as Herb and Moe share their views on traditional gender roles. How it impacts society and should we actively seek to change it? Share you thoughts below and subscribe to our YouTube channel
40:19
September 10, 2021
Season 1 Finale: Love it here
Join Herb & Moe as they finish their first season with a live episode featuring audience Q & A. Leave your comments on what were your favorite moments from season one.
56:31
May 28, 2021
Breaking the Stigma: The Status of Mental Health in the Black Community
Tune in this week as Herb, Moe and special guest Amanda Anderson, dissect the complexities of mental health in the black community. Is there a stigma? How has racial trauma mentally and emotionally impacted the community? Share your thoughts below.
44:53
May 14, 2021
Relief & Resentment: Grappling with the George Floyd verdict
Tap into this weeks episode as Herb & Moe unpack the emotional, cultural and historical effects of the George Floyd murder case verdict. Share your thoughts and feelings below.
59:04
April 30, 2021
The Weight of Words
How much weight do our words hold? Listen in as Herb & Moe discuss the power behind our spoken words and the effect they have on us and the people around us!
37:29
April 16, 2021
History Has Its Eyes On You
“What you leave behind...is woven into the lives of others” -Pericles Listen in as Herb and Moe discuss how our current choices lead to a lasting impact. Share your thoughts below on how you’d like to be remembered.
34:18
April 02, 2021
Patterns, Trauma & Cycles: What does Generational Trauma look like?
Do our habits and hang ups stem from unhealed trauma? Are we products of our environment, family secrets or unspoken generational pain. Take a moment to listen in as Herb and Moe try and figure it out. Share your thoughts and experiences below.
44:42
March 19, 2021
Do Most People Get Average People?
Join Herb and Moe as they discuss what skin-deep beauty really means; what constitutes as average and does success outweigh “average” beauty? Take a listen and share your thoughts below
36:32
March 05, 2021
Being Black in White Spaces
In this important discussion, Herb and Moe celebrate Black History Month with guest stars: Holly Rushforth… and Darrell Bell. Listen as they discuss their unique and ‘all too common’ experiences of being black in majority white spaces. Share your thoughts and experiences below
59:44
February 19, 2021
Can Men & Women be Strictly Friends?
In this episode Herb and Moe answer the age old question, Can Men and Women be Friends? If so, are benefits expected or welcomed? Can friendships survive when attraction is involved? Listen in and share your thoughts below.
35:47
February 05, 2021
Young, Black & Figuring It Out
Welcome to the Young, Black and Figuring Out Podcast with Herb and Moe! Take a listen as they break down what it means to be young, black and figuring it out in America through a pandemic, racial unrest and life in general. Share your thoughts below.
16:17
January 22, 2021