Rick and Dana try to figure out which "type" of relationship they have based on a marriage counselor's list. They discuss the power struggle in their marriage and whether or not they are doing enough self-reflection. Dana also brings up a challenge she thinks they should do but Rick feels like she has an unfair advantage. Thank you for listening, please leave a review and find us on social media!
After a 3 week hiatus, Rick and Dana are back to explain why things got so heated they couldn't even get through recording an episode. Dana posted a picture of their son Rocco on social media... and Rick didn't want her too. He expressed his feelings but she left the photo up anyway. Listen as they discuss why he doesn't like the picture and why she had a hard time respecting his feelings. We also try to answer a listener question ... Read more
Rick and Dana talk about their ongoing disagreement regarding whether or not Rick pays too much attention to what she likes/doesn't like on social media. They also discuss whether or not you need to ask your significant other before making a major change to your appearance. Rick's co-worker majorly spoiled "End Game" for him, so how mad should he be? Plus, is it OK that Dana doesn't ask Rick how his day was or how his football game... Read more
Rick and Dana are finally back! Why did they slack off on the podcast for a few weeks? They saved a disagreement about Rick's trip to the grocery store for this week's episode... Which led to a discussion about Team Work vs. Favors in a marriage. Dana confesses to being a "slouch" and struggling to find motivation to get off the couch. Rick went to a work training and got some positive reinforcement from co-workers... and a pleasan... Read more
Rick and Dana talk about whether or not married couples should always give each other their honest opinions. They discuss the concert they went to and how they deal with social anxiety. Rick wanted Dana to drive to the show so he could play Clash of Clans in the car, but she refused... Then he went off about what a pain she is when she's in the passenger seat. They also talk about Rickisms and the death of the high-pitched voice.
Rick and Dana talk about whether or not it's ok to have a crush on someone outside of marriage. How do you handle it? What if someone has a crush on one of you? Dana explains why she feels like Rick killed their "spark" a long time ago... Will it ever come back? Should men get credit for simply doing the basics of family life? Plus more bed hogging and the pictures to prove it.
Rick and Dana explain why they didn't end up doing a podcast last week. They also talk about how to motivate each other... Or rather, how not to nag each other. Dana spent real money on a virtual dinosaur and Rick launches his new "complaint of the week" feature. Dana gives an update on the new job and explains what happened when she tried to invite Rick to a concert. Rick reveals a surprising "friend suggestion" and why he was af... Read more
As Rick predicted in the last episode, our cleaning lady QUIT! Did Dana upset her, or did she want out anyway? Rick talks about his birthday... And then we discuss Dana's "guy friends" and whether or not Rick was justified in thinking some of them shouldn't be in her life anymore.
Dana apologizes to Rick for not picking him up at the airport. He thinks it's the only time she's ever apologized to him! Rick thinks he does at least 50% of the house work but Dana disagrees - and she has a study to back it up. Rick thinks teasing is a fun part of a relationship, but Dana doesn't like being made fun of. Plus, Rick's friend wants to share pictures of his wife's boob job with his friends... Is this OK? Finally, Rick... Read more
Rick flew back from Florida and Dana didn't pick him up from the airport. He had to take the subway home and he was not happy about it. Should she have picked him up? You'll have to hear the whole story before forming an opinion! Rick also recaps his exciting week back home... How he gained 5lbs, got a massage from a dude, and ran into someone he thought was dead!
Check out the new intro! Dana & Rick talk about who hogs the bed, who snores, and whether or not it would be cool for Rick to see a professional cuddler. Plus Dana saw a post in a mom group about asking babysitters to do laundry and other chores too... Is this ok?
Rick stayed out all night and didn't call or text Dana! Is this ever OK? Valentine's Day - a useless holiday or worth celebrating? Plus an update on how the first week as gym members went and is Dana ever going to get a job?
Rick & Dana had a good time watching the Super Bowl party with some Patriots fans. Dana defends Adam Levine's Half Time Show performance. Rocco talks about his new watch and the new How To Train Your Dragon movie. Plus, will Rick get a mani-pedi and should he be giving unsolicited parenting advice?
Rick and Dana discuss their second double date with another couple. Dana gives her expert opinion on the new Most Stuf Oreos after Rick surprised her with a package of them. Rick voices his frustration because Dana refused to meet him at work to help with something. Dana gets candid about how she's really feeling about being unemployed.
Now that their 6-year-old son Rocco is learning how to play lacrosse, Rick & Dana try to determine which type of "sports parents" they will become. Will Dana be the "Chatty Kathy" or the "Bobby Knight" on the sidelines? Will Rick end up being "that guy" on the field? Which type of sports parent are you?
Would you confront your neighbor if you saw him shoveling snow into your yard? Rick said something... But Dana didn't want him to. Following up from last week's episode, we picked a sport for Rocco to start playing.
Rick and Dana talk about whether or not it's cool to pee with the door open and fart in front of each other. Rick wants Rocco to play a certain sport, and Dana doesn't... Plus a few movie reviews and New Year's Resolution updates.
Rick & Dana discuss what they got for Christmas and their New Year's resolutions for each other... and Rocco wants to know, "what does mommy do all day?"
Rick and Dana are back! It's fall and that means Dana is now a "football widow" for the season. They also talk about the kids going back to school, Dana's birthday, and which podcast you should really be listening to if you want some solid marriage advice.
Rick & Dana discuss the inappropriate text one of them received from a friend of the opposite sex. Should this person be unfriended? Rick is tired of being nap-shamed. Dana issues a correction about last week's toilet paper discussion. They also discuss whether or not men who do the dishes really do have more sex. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook at marriedonthemic. SUBSCRIBE on Apple Podcasts or Google Play and please leave a r... Read more