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#45 Happy 100th!

Jan. 24, 2022

Chris and Deanna talk about their obsession with The Great British Baking Show series, and how Deanna found a way to make sure they are able to watch every single episode. They share how they are excited to record their Look…

#44 It's Never Too Late

Jan. 17, 2022

Deanna and Chris chat about the entertaining Monopoly documentary they watched and how Chris should compete to be the next national champion. Then they talk about how they are in the middle of a Monopoly game where Deanna is…

#43 The Perfect Moment

Jan. 10, 2022

Chris and Deanna share all about their #AdventuresInQuarantining. Deanna (aka Sniffly McSnifflington) has used the extra time at home to get her unruly spices in line while Chris (aka Captain Sleepypants) tells everyone how …

#42 Welcome Home!

Jan. 3, 2022

Deanna and Chris wish everyone a Happy 2022 and share how exciting their New Years Eve was. They chat about their recent trip to the Buffalo River area in northwest Arkansas which provided a lot of fun times - like watching …

#41 It Should Be Me

Dec. 27, 2021

Chris and Deanna chat about how hard it's been to get in the holiday spirit, their love for White Christmas, their plans for Christmas Day, and what shopping was like on Christmas Eve. Then Deanna takes us to Cheyenne, Wyomi…

#40 All Because Of Amy

Dec. 20, 2021

Deanna and Chris talk about the amazing time that had at the For King & Country concert this week, and then Chris encourages us to do something based on one of their songs - Burn The Ships. Then Chris shares the interesting …

#39 Love Will Find A Way

Dec. 13, 2021

For the first time in The Good All Around Us history, Deanna and Chris have a guest in The Happy Place. Deanna's BFF April is visiting from KCMO and is sitting in on this episode's recording. Deanna tells the story of how th…

#38 Experience The Power

Dec. 6, 2021

Deanna and Chris chat about their Thanksgiving festivities, how the kids are coming over for Kidsgiving, the fact that Chris loves decorating the outside of the house for the holidays, and how Deanna's sleep schedule is way …

#37 The Man With The Golden Heart

Nov. 29, 2021

Chris talks about being thankful for his pre-turkey turkey nap before their Thanksgiving festivities begin, while Deanna makes plans to watch more horrible holiday movies - movies that were made to be heckled. Then Deanna ge…

#36 Family is Who You Choose

Nov. 22, 2021

Chris and Deanna discuss their favorite flavors of LaCroix. Much to Chris's dismay, "The Top Tens" list is involved - ish. Then Chris teaches us the history of Thanksgiving - from the Pilgrims to how it became a tradition-fi…

#35 A Blissful Transformation

Nov. 15, 2021

Deanna and Chris chat it up about how they survived Deanna's 30th reunion festivities and their weekend guests - and how Chris looks a lot taller on Facebook. They laugh about how yet another person was "fooled" by Episode #…

#34 Crash Pads For Kedi

Nov. 8, 2021

Chris and Deanna chat about how much fun it was to record their "Look Back" Bonus episode for their Patreon Neighbors and how hard it is to be in a bad mood when you search the interwebs for GOOD stories. They also talked al…

#33 Up For The Challenge

Nov. 1, 2021

Chris and Deanna talk about their "fancy" candle obsession , Ethiopian Yirgacheffe (which is Deanna's favorite coffee roast), how Chris cracks himself up constantly, and how they discovered a fun new place in downtown St. Lo…

#32 Sold!

Oct. 25, 2021

Deanna and Chris talk all about their trip to Texas and how much fun they had going to Chip and Joanna's Silos, watching sunrises, hunting javelina-boar-hog-pigs, and how they listened to a serial podcast on the long drive h…

#31 What A Pal!

Oct. 18, 2021

Chris and Deanna share how they are getting ready to take a fun, multi-stop road trip with their pups that has them traveling to a ranch outside of Waco, Texas for the week. While there, Deanna is convinced that Joanna Gaine…

#30 We're All Neighbors

Oct. 11, 2021

Deanna and Chris talk all about their "whisk away" for Chris's birthday to a local St. Louis favorite that neither of them had been to since they were little - the National Museum of Transportation. Then they hop in the car…

#29 Run The Race

Oct. 4, 2021

Chris and Deanna talk about their birthday-filled Weekend of Celebration coming up, how it was definitely not the chili that caused Alyssa's stomachache 3 years ago, and Chris's big plans (and what he plans to wear) for his …

#28 Keep On Rollin'

Sept. 27, 2021

Deanna and Chris share how much fun they had at the Family Fun Day they hosted, how Chris will never be a Frisbee champion, and how he is hot but the St. Louis Cardinals are hotter. Then the two of them and their pups jump i…

#27 Moving Mountains

Sept. 20, 2021

Chris and Deanna chat about Sandy's new obsession, their time well-spent in Wilmington, and their once-in-a-lifetime viewing of the SpaceX launch. Then Deanna takes us on a 2 day journey (not a day and a half, Google!) to Ge…

#26 On The Mend

Sept. 13, 2021

Deanna and Chris chat about Chris's Ted Lasso-style mustache and how it came to be, the great lunch date Deanna had with her mom, and Chris's great experience being a guest on Cynthia Seer's "True Hauntings & Scary Stories" …

#25 The Chance To Soar

Sept. 6, 2021

Chris and Deanna talk about how you can't be sick these days without thinking it's the dreaded C word. They chat about their gratitude for a lay-low week, Chris's one-upping that occurs when Deanna isn't feeling well, and th…

#24 The Adventure Continues

Aug. 30, 2021

Chris and Deanna chat about why he's all smiles, and they share some laughs talking about how much they love TED LASSO! TED LASSO! TED LASSO! TED LASSO! Then Chris takes us across the pond to meet Max Woosey, an 11-year old …

#23 The World Will Be Changed Forever

Aug. 23, 2021

Deanna shares with Chris how relaxing it is to go the salon and have someone else fancy up your hair. Then they chat about their weekend festivities. Last weekend had Chris pulling his "moving gloves" out of retirement twice…

#22 Overcoming Hurdles

Aug. 16, 2021

Chris and Deanna laugh their way through this banter-filled episode where they chat about the continued joys of homeownership and their week of peopling with those they love (and with those who love the podcast), all while C…