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Parental Control with Laura Merli



Matt & Emily have a friend this week and they are talking to Laura Merli about tea and her topic this week, the MTV show, Parental Control. The contestants on this show have to choose between their current significant other or dates their parents picked out for them. Laura talks about what she loves about this show and why everyone should watch it. They are drinking Mighty Leaf’s African Nectar tea. This rooibos tea has no caffeine and caused Emily to rant (yet again) about how tea without caffeine does not make sense! While the tea might not make sense, is this African Nectar tea their cup of tea? Listen to the episode to find out!


Star Fox & Binge Mode



Matt & Emily are friends who are all alone this week. They are drinking Snooze, a tea from Tea Pigs. Don’t worry, Matt & Emily don’t fall asleep! Matt’s mini topic this week is the video game Star Fox. He discusses visiting the shrine the game was based on while in Japan and talks about this underrated video game. Emily talks about her favorite podcast, Binge Mode. Emily loves this podcast because it’s about her favorite thing, Harry Potter. She talks about the hosts of the podcast and their shared love of fantasy stories. Listen to the episode to find out even more about this week’s topics!


YouTube with Lindsey Myers



Matt & Emily have a friend this week and it is fellow comedian Lindsey Myers. This week, they are drinking Raspberry Inferno tea from The London Tea Company. This tea is a mix of raspberries and chili but do they need a fire extinguisher to deal with the heat? While they are drinking tea, Lindsey talks about her topic, YouTube! Lindsey shares about why she enjoys watching YouTube and her favorite channels. Both Matt & Lindsey enjoy watching YouTube while Emily prefers to use her time watching countless crafting videos on Facebook. Listen to the episode to find out even more about this week’s topic!


Dumplings with Norah Jones



Matt & Emily have so many friends and their friend this week is Norah Jones. Norah’s topic this week is dumplings. She shares her definition of a dumpling and they discuss what foods are actually dumplings. The conversation leads to the age old question, “Are pop-tarts dumplings?” During this conversation, Matt, Emily & Norah are drinking Plum Deluxe’s Apple Cinnamon Warmth Black Tea. This tea feels like a warm hug but was it their cup of tea? Listen to find out!

Matt & Emily are tea ambassadors for Plum Deluxe. If you follow this link: https://plumdeluxe.idevaffiliate.com/171.html and use the VIP code ‘TeaBD’ at checkout, you will save 10% on your order and support the show!


Doodling & Yards



Matt & Emily are all alone this week and are only allowed to talk to each other. Emily had the mini topic this week and she talks about her favorite pastime, doodling. She talks about getting bored and writing her name in different fonts and drawing spirals everywhere. Matt’s big topic this week is yards, even though he is a city boy. He shares his thoughts, good and bad, on yards. Matt & Emily describe their childhood yards and it turns out, they both had pools! This episode, they are drinking Portland Rose City Chai by Plum Deluxe. Matt & Emily are tea ambassadors for Plum Deluxe. If you follow this link: https://plumdeluxe.idevaffiliate.com/171.html and use the VIP code ‘TeaBD’ at checkout, you will save 10% on your order and support the show!


Degrassi with Elisa Ballou



Matt & Emily have a friend this week and her name is Elisa Ballou. Elisa’s topic this week is Degrassi (and a little bit of the television show, Kid Nation). Elisa has watched and loved all forms of the television show Degrassi. She talks about her favorite seasons, episodes and character arcs. Emily makes some great Drake references and Matt compares his high school experience to Degrassi. This week’s tea is Let It Snow by David’s Tea. This green tea is great for the frightful weather of early July so snuggle up to your air conditioning and listen to this week’s episode.


The Beach with Simon Johnston



Matt & Emily are talking to their friend Simon Johnston this week. Simon’s topic this week is the beach! He shares about what he likes to do at the beach and his favorite beaches. Matt agrees with Simon about loving the beach but Emily maintains her anti-beach stand. During their entire conversation, Matt, Emily and Simon drink Che Chong Oolong Tea. This tea was a gift to Matt and is from the Taiwanese fashion week! Do they become more fashionable with while drinking this tea? Listen to find out!


Popsicles & Summer Break



Matt & Emily are alone this week but they still have so much to talk about. Matt’s mini topic is popsicles. Matt & Emily talk about their favorite popsicles and going to the ice cream truck. Emily’s big topic is summer break! Emily loves her summer breaks as an adult and Matt shares stories about his summer breaks as a child. These topics fit so well together, it feels planned, except it wasn’t! During their conversation, Matt & Emily drink Bigelow’s Green Tea with Wild Blueberry and Açaí. Was this green tea their cup of tea? Listen to find out!


Music Festivals with Delaney Sweet



Matt & Emily’s guest this week is Delaney Sweet and her topic for the episode is music festivals! They talk about the music festivals they’ve been to and the real purpose of these festivals. Emily talks about Wizard Rock and Matt shares the story of him falling asleep at Bonnaroo. This week, Matt & Emily are also excited to share their new ambassadorship with Plum Deluxe and drink some of their Blackberry Mojito Black Tea. Follow this link: https://plumdeluxe.idevaffiliate.com/171.html and use the VIP code ‘TeaBD’ at checkout to save 10% on your order and support the show!


The Rise and Fall of Sega with Steve Howze



Matt & Emily are talking to their friend Steve Howze. Steve’s topic this week is the rise and fall of Sega. He tells the tale of Sega overtaking it’s competition and the series of missteps that led to its demise. Matt is excited because he gets to talk about video games. Emily learns a lot and centers the conversation on her age at various times in the story. During their conversation, they are drinking chocolate pu-erh tea from Numi Organic tea. Is it a 3/3 cup of tea? Listen to the episode to find out.