Episode 24 Platonic Friends, Good Cop Bad Cop, Ball Questions, and Bachata



There is a heat wave and it hit 116 degrees in Burbank and thunderstorms in arid San Diego. Is global warming really a hoax? Weens tells a story of her lost cat out in the Joshua Tree desert and mom’s Lawrence of Arabia search with her friend Blake. We discuss whether or not men and women can truly be platonic friends. Weens says yes, once any relationship or flirting is out of the system, which backs up Mouse’s hypothesis that the scales of attraction are always tipped one way or another at some point. What do you think? We then get into inside joke talk and you’ll hear about “All Red” and “Popcorn Balls”. It’s so hard to describe what makes an inside joke funny. Speaking of balls, we have many ball questions – How do they sit? For a visual, Mouse suggests the first episode of the Sarah Silverman show “I Love You, America”, complete with nudists and full frontal, breaking down the barriers of our hangup with bodies. Do guys adjust balls or penis? Which filmmaker explained to Weens and a famous puppeteer what bat wings are? Naturally, testicle Q and A transitions into parenting and who between Mouse and her husband is the rule enforcer during the long summer. One is the good cop, and one is the bad cop. We talk about the Mr. Rogers documentary movie “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?”. Weens gives her review, talks about the rare scene she witnessed in the movie theater, and we get into the lessons learned. Lastly, Weens interviews her childhood friend Jennifer who is visiting her in LA. Jen gets onto the subject of her favorite latin dance from the Dominican Republic, the Bachata, and we learn what it means with its moves, lyrics, and style, even “hearing” it danced! We hope you enjoy! Please consider supporting by buying us a coffee at ko-fi.com/mouseandweens


Episode 23 Mouse Does CoolSculpting, Yanni Visits Weens



This one is a favorite! We’re back with some life updates and mustache talk. Weens describes her new gig on the set of the LA tv show The Rookie and her Fishbone concert, and Mouse talks about her family vacation in Puerta Vallarta, Mexico. Warning: if you’re squeamish about pool attack iguanas or ticks, skip this part. Mouse gets CoolSculpting done on her belly and gets into her feelings on body image, curves, self care, diet and exercise. Hear the whole description of how this fat tummy blasting works and visit our Facebook Group Mouse and Weens to see the behind the scenes stomach at the medical spa. Write in with your self care thoughts! Yanni pops up to add to our conversation about car washes, massage, saxophone vs pan flute, and Kenny G. And the sisters reminisce about roller skating, the 80’s, boys with feathered hair, Steve Perry, white jeans, Ralph Macchio, Bruce Willis, and Mouse’s celebrity sighting of the hot Karate Kid villain William Zabka in the eighties. Don’t miss this episode. It will tickle your upper upper lip!

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Episode 22 Interview with Angelo Moore of Fishbone Dr Madd Vibe and Brand New Step



Weens has dinner with her friend Angelo Moore the lead singer and musician best known for his band Fishbone You will hear one of LAs most creative talented and funky men discuss his thoughts on the world today He talks about how he got into the spirit of David Bowie on tour and we hear from his stylist Michele Harper on costuming Dr Madd Vibe gives his feelings on racism politics but mostly gets down and dirty with his corned beef Hear all of his upcoming musical projects and tours with Brand New Step Fishbone Dr Madd Vibe and the Missin Links and the Celebrating David Bowie world tour This is one of musics great original artists Dont miss it Song credits Weens and Angelo Moore Used with permission


Episode 21 Sex Ed in Schools



Puberty BO and penis oh my Mouses kids are going through sex ed in their health classes so we hear what they have to say The twelve year old also talks about a transgender student and Mouse relates community concerns We recall our own sex ed schooling and compare memories and PMS patterns Join in to discuss parent porn fears and how you learned where babies come from


Episode 20 – David Bowie: An Interview with Musical Director Angelo “Scrote” Bundini



Meet Weens colleague and friend Scrote He is the musicaldirector for the Celebrating David Bowie world tour as well as an inspirationalmusician and human being We learn the story of how this celebratory tour cameto be and Scrote shares stories about David Bowie and what he learned about thislegendary icon along the way This is a special interview for Bowie fans andmusic history buffs but is also a reminder to all of us to act on what is meaningful to collaborate and to persevere through the negative in order to bringpositive changes to others Enjoy our special edition and please reach out withquestions and comments to celebratingdavidbowie dot com and mouseandweens at gmail dot com


Episode 19 – Strange Dad Memories, Weens Online Dating, Mouses Chili Peppers Story



We dabble a little with religion talk and then get into some kooky memories of our sweet dad Sleep positions come up which logically leads right into misspellings and grammar Weens divulges her latest love life status and tells some amazing online dating stories the favorite being Gun Trunk Mouse gets into her dating history and recalls the glam rock 90s Then we hear the Red Hot Chili Peppers story of Mouse getting a gun held to her head which is not a funny story We talk about feminism self defense and teaching girls to be kick ass Weens has a good self defense move from her job volunteering with the elderly the goose poke See Weens parody commercial on our You Tube channel and hear some of her guitaring funnies throughout the episode Wahooeey


Episode 18 – Weens Talks Puck, Real World, Housewives



We catch up on our social lives and hearabout Mouses Cinco de Oucho party Weens reminisces about the Bay Area funkscene in the early 90s and gets into some stories about her friend Puck beforehe was famous during and after his fame on The Real World San Francisco Shegives her thoughts on the world of reality TV from being on the sets of The RealWorld and Housewives Learn about our connection to the Real Housewives of OrangeCounty and hear Mouse defend her love of reality television and escapism Writein to join the conversation and be featured in our next episodemouseandweensgmailcom Outro music by Weens Mama Soul


Episode 17 – Korean Day Spa



An uncomfortably close coffee shop hangout turns into a discussion about kids hobbies a sisterly confrontation about why we didnt get along in middle school or high school and brief thoughts on psychic connections Then we delve into spa memories which inspires us to go to a Korean Spa the following day We report back with all of the gory naked details but have a few funny introspective revelations too Write to us at mouseandweensgmailcom with topics and we will talk about you


Episode 16 – Are Millennials Into Cougars or Just Open Minded?



Thisis a fun one digging in to Weens dating life and pondering the May Decemberromance phenomenon she keeps seeing as we hear clips of Tyrese a young PA whoasked her out In between we share nude beach stories discuss female anatomyand lightly cover marriage and divorce Then we hear some behind the scenes stories ofSpencer Pratt Heidi Montag and give our thoughts on 15 minutes of fame andthe Kardashians Weens explains to Mouse how movie negotiations start off and which comes firstthe actor or the money Music outro credits Jam With My Butter by Weens


Episode 15 – Garry Shandling



We interview our mom about her personal Garry Shandling story after we watched the Judd Apatow documentary The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling The story leads to our dads historyas a football player who went from the University of Arizona to the New YorkJets to the New England Patriots in the 1970s Our mom tells the story oftheir relationship and gives her feelings on our dads motivations and struggles By our final discussion we endup seeing a lot of parallels between Garry Shandling and our father who also went into the entertainment industry Weens shares her thoughts on acting achievement and self sabotage Its another episode toget to know us and our family This is usfolks We are being ourselves and we hope you gain something from it too Music is Palmetto Bug Stomp written by Weens performed by Angelo Moore Connect with us at mouseandweensgmailcom