May 30, 2015 | FULL EPISODE | #127
Our very own MH editors Melissa Romero (@melro515) and Paul Kita (@Paul_Kita) are taking the plunge and getting hitched this weekend. (No, not to each other.) We prep them for the big day with advice on taming nerves, gracious gifting, and wedding night and marital sex.
Segment 1: Ready for That Wedding?
Wedding bells are ringing this weekend for two of our MH editors, Melissa Romero (@melro515) and Paul Kita (@Paul_Kita). We collectively lament the mind-numbing onslaught of planning leading up to the big day. Don’t miss some last minute advice for all June grooms in waiting.
Segment 2: Screw You, Wedding Cake
Forget cake, says MH editor Paul Kita (@Paul_Kita); he’s serving wedding pie instead! Discover why Paul made this and other manly choices for his nuptials. Then, Peter Moore (@MHPeterMoore) quickly becomes misty-eyed while recalling his own romantic betrothal more than 28 years ago.
Segment 3: Come Bearing Gifts!
Don’t be tacky! Putting your wedding registry details in your invitations is so passe. Author of 35+ best-selling wedding books, Sharon Naylor (@sharonnaylorwed), offers her expertise on registry etiquette. Learn how to get gifts like a gentleman.
Segment 4: Dirty, Stupid Gifts?
Should your wedding registry be restricted to classic gifts? Find out why Paul Kita (@Paul_Kita) says goodbye, gravy boat and hello, inflatable, pizza-slice pool toy. Then, author Sharon Naylor (@sharonnaylorwed) advises us to refrain from creating your wedding registry drunk and avoid sexy gifts that would make grandma blush.
Segment 5: Dirty Talk and Marriage
Let’s talk about sex, baby! Candid conversation about physical intimacy lays a strong foundation for your marriage, explains author, Brandy Engler (@TheMenOnMyCouch). Click now, we promise to deliver insights on talking dirty, wedding night sex, and the overall importance of communication in a relationship.
Segment 6: “We Have to Talk”
When an ugly problem rears its head in your relationship, will you have the tools to communicate effectively with your partner? Get tips on how to really listen, from Brandy Engler (@TheMenOnMyCouch). She shares the skills guys need for a healthy marriage.
Segment 7: Psych Out Sweat
We sweat when we’re overheated, but we also sweat when we’re freaking out, like on our wedding day. Listen up as MH writer Jason Feifer (@heyfeifer) teaches you how to keep your cool when jitters leave you swampy.
Segment 8: Stinky Sweat & Stress
It’s biology; everyone has the mental trigger for psychological sweating, but could excessive perspiration indicate unhealthy amounts of stress? Keep your cool. MH writer, Jason Feifer (@heyfeifer), explores the science of sweat.
Segment 9: Wedding Night Sex
Everyone has sex on their wedding night, right? Wrong. MH resident sexpert, Debby Herbenick (@DebbyHerbenick), Ph.D., offer tips on how to kick off your marital sex life the right way. Click to listen, she wants you to.
Segment 10: More Wedding Night Sex
Try these tips to make your wedding night as special as the first time. Debby Herbenick (@DebbyHerbenick) says beautiful bridal lingerie, romantic candles, and thoughtful words can make the night memorable. Plus, find out how to bring her pleasure for years to come.
Segment 11: Better Man, Better Husband
MH Editor-in-Chief, Bill Phillips (@billphillipsMH), joins us to talk about his new book, “The Better Man Project” (@MHBetterMan), and offer manly advice to Paul Kita (@Paul_Kita) just hours before his wedding. Follow this guide to be a better man today.