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#81 The Perfect Time

Oct. 3, 2022

Deanna and Chris chat about how they have a fantastic day of celebrating ahead of them, and she shares a surprise she's planned for him which will for sure happy up his birthday weekend. She then takes us to Sydney, Australi…

#80 Meant To Be

Sept. 26, 2022

Fall is in the air, which only means one thing in The Happy Place... Return of The Robe. Deanna learns what Chris did when he was left to his own devices while Deanna was sleeping. He started a radio station - The Oasis - on…

#79 From Field To Field

Sept. 19, 2022

After an amazing week of being out and about around town attending fantastic local events - like the SLSO Concert and the Great Forest Park Balloon Glow - Deanna and Chris encourage listeners get out and support local events…

#78 Be Kind

Sept. 12, 2022

Chris and Deanna talk all about how useless knowledge comes in handy at trivia nights, not playing hooky to see a Cardinals baseball game, Albert Pujols's quest to hit 700, slips, trips and falls in search of a latte, and th…

#77 Strangers Can Become Family

Sept. 5, 2022

Deanna and Chris chat about how excited they are about the -BER months beginning and how it's their favorite time of the year. Let pumpkin spice everything and the Christmas creep commence! Deanna then educates us on baby na…

#76 One Tough Little Gal

Aug. 29, 2022

Quite the variety of conversation between Deanna and Chris to start off this episode - from National Dog Day to being outnumbered, from pets receiving inheritances to our elderly car, from Chris's speed skating background an…

#75 These People Are My Why

Aug. 22, 2022

Deanna and Chris can't stop talking about pickleball. Chris is now officially ambidextrous, and he of course has to brag about it. They chat about their fun night out to dinner and how Aria wasn't impressed with the monkeys …

#74 HappyTown USA

Aug. 15, 2022

It takes Chris and Deanna a minute to remember what they did during their blur of a week; hanging out with friends at a concert in the park while rockin' out to Rock Opera and then playing pickleball... and then we learn all…

#73 The Luckiest Two People On Earth

Aug. 8, 2022

Deanna and Chris talk all about the fun the had celebrating "The Weekend of Dee" and how they're excited for this upcoming weekend's plans of going to a charity fundraiser prom and the Cardinals vs. Yankees game. Deanna then…

#72 Everybody Made It Out

Aug. 1, 2022

Chris and Deanna talk all about DEANNA DAY and how Facebook makes someone feel super special on their special day. She gives Chris a hard time about his TikTok usage before chatting about their plans to continue her birthday…

#71 - A Great Big Bear Hug

July 23, 2022

Deanna has Chris share with listeners how he injured his rotator cuff this week. He uses the opportunity to give a shout-out to the medical staff at DePaul Hospital's ER. From there, Deanna talks about their love for surviva…

#70 He Always Wanted To Help

July 18, 2022

Deanna and Chris start off the episode by wishing their good friend (and the originator of "THE GOOD 'HOOD"), Alison Hillman, a very happy #AliGras! Chris shares how he had a guys' night out at the Missouri History Museum at…

#69 My Guardian Angel

July 11, 2022

Deanna and Chris chat about how the fireworks festivities caused quite the debacle for their sweet CoCo. Chris brags about the new addition to the Ley household... The Wild Blueberry! Deanna then schools us on the TRPATRTs s…

#68 Keeping His Promise

July 4, 2022

Chris and Deanna talk about their amazing time swimming with Aria, how cute her "Nope!" is, and how her banana thievery showed off her problem solving skills. They also chat about their plans for the upcoming holiday weekend…

#67 Reward Enough

June 27, 2022

Deanna and Chris throw caution to the wind and leave the door open to their Happy Place while they record because Deanna's lifelong friend is in from out of town. They discuss what it would be like to have a studio audience,…

#66 Unlikely Heroes

June 20, 2022

Instead of talking about the ridiculously hot weather, Deanna gives Chris a fun, on-the-spot quiz that shows off his musical abilities. Then they chat about Deanna's exciting plans to surprise her dad in Arkansas for Father'…

#65 Time Well Spent

June 13, 2022

Deanna and Chris chat about the fun connections they made this week - Chris with a friend and Deanna with her lady friends. She shares how technology has not been her friend and they agree that the Easy Button has been eludi…

#64 Bent But Not Broken

June 6, 2022

Chris and Deanna chat about their critter-filled, "aggressive" hike and the great time they had at her Great Uncle's 90th birthday party last weekend. From there, Chris takes us a mere 22 miles to Stray Rescue, an organizati…

#63 Good Boy

May 30, 2022

Deanna and Chris chat about the amazing time they had taking Aria to her first Cardinals baseball game and all the fun that went along with it. Deanna then introduces everyone to the history of Katy, Texas ...and to her ugly…

#62 The Best Medicine

May 23, 2022

Chris gives us an inside look into his musically-driven brain, and Deanna talks about her new-experience-filled week... Running for a train and trying to figure out what her role is at a dog park, just to name a couple. Then…

#61 Room For One More

May 16, 2022

Deanna and Chris have a great time talking about their granddog who's visiting again and spending last weekend at Lake of the Ozarks. They also both share fun grandparent stories about how Aria made two new critter friends. …

#60 A Good Thing Indeed

May 9, 2022

Chris and Deanna wipe their tears aways from having just watched This Is Us so they can record this episode. They talk about how the show has impacted them over the last 6 seasons and that they are sad to see it wrap up. Dea…

#59 So Much More

May 2, 2022

Deanna and Chris talk about how all of their hiking lately has made CoCo into a tick magnet, and how Chris gets the awesome job of removing her ticks as soon as he wakes up. They also chat about the sad state of their plant …

#58 Mission Accomplished

April 25, 2022

Chris has a good time poking fun at Deanna for the fact that she was incarcerated in Facebook jail. He's in a silly mood, so buckle up! After Deanna encourages him to start the story, he shares the mission of Wish of a Lifet…