Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!

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By: Forever35/Caroline Moss

Ever bought something you loved SO much that you couldn't stop telling everyone about it? Host Caroline Moss invites interesting, smart, and savvy guests to evangelize their favorite buys in the hopes of helping you become a smarter, more informed shopper. From portable phone chargers to candles to linen overalls and everything in between, this is the show where we talk about what WE just bought and what YOU might need to buy next.

Gift Guide Ep 5: One Big Gift For Everyone
Last Tuesday at 10:32 PM

Jenn Falik of The Ultimate Edit and I are back for another Monday episode of gift guide run downs! This time it's all about things to gift the travel lover. Safe travels this week if you're heading out for Thanksgiving, and no matter where you are or how you celebrate, I hope it's a happy and healthy one for you and your families.


Do you follow Jenn? You should be following Jenn: https://www.instagram.com/jennfalik/?hl=en She’s the Today Show’s resident shopping expert and her newsletter, The Ulti...


Ep 101: Black Friday with A Thing Or Two!
11/26/2021

Claire Mazur and Erica Cerulo from A Thing Or Two join us for a very special Black Friday episode!


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Gift Guide Ep 4: Gifts For The Traveler
11/22/2021

Jenn Falik of The Ultimate Edit and I are back for another Monday episode of gift guide run downs! This time it's all about things to gift the travel lover. Safe travels this week if you're heading out for Thanksgiving, and no matter where you are or how you celebrate, I hope it's a happy and healthy one for you and your families.


Do you follow Jenn? You should be following Jenn: https://www.instagram.com/jennfalik/?hl=en She’s the Today Show’s resident shopping expert and her newsletter, The Ultimate Edit, is f...


Ep 100 (!): Dan Reviews Caroline's Best/Worst Buys Of 2021
11/21/2021

Dan is back for what now is going to be an annual tradition: Reviewing Caroline’s purchases from 2021. From the Litter Robot to a mattress to Lottie the puppy, Dan runs down all of the things we introduced into our home this past year. He has opinions! I know, shocking.


Mentioned on the show:

Blender: https://bit.ly/2Z9MYJ1 Litter Robot: https://fave.co/3oN4zzh Miele Vacuum: https://bit.ly/3p6jMf1 Furbo: https://bit.ly/3nAeNDF Owala Water Bottles: https://fave.co/3CKclyU Plank Mattress: ht...


Gift Guides 2021 Ep 3: Gifts You Don't Have To Pack Or Wrap
11/15/2021

The Today Show's Jenn Falik and I teamed up this holiday season to give you more of what you've been asking for: GIFT GUIDES! We go through all of our favorite things and pick the best of the best. This week we're talking about the best, most unique gifts under $25.

Do you follow Jenn? You should be following Jenn: https://www.instagram.com/jennfalik/?hl=en She’s the Today Show’s resident shopping expert and her newsletter, The Ultimate Edit, is full of some of the best product recs! Subscribe here: https://jennfalik.com/the-ultimate-edit-directory 


Ep 99: My Sister Made Me Buy It...Made! Me! Buy It!
11/13/2021

Sarah from @My.Sister.Made.Me.Buy.It is here for the most refreshing conversation about shopping, grief, the bald eagle obsession of the 90s (who remembers? People were OBSESSED?!), and so much more. Also: JOMO, ADHD brain, seating anxiety, and a really good hair repair system. 


More than anything, this episode felt like a really fun yet ~super healing~ therapy session, which both Sarah and I were like, is this too much? But honestly, if you can’t handle us at our too much, you don’t deserve us at our shopping link...


Gift Guides 2021 Ep 2: Best Gifts Under $25
11/08/2021

The Today Show's Jenn Falik and I teamed up this holiday season to give you more of what you've been asking for: GIFT GUIDES! We go through all of our favorite things and pick the best of the best. This week we're talking about the best, most unique gifts under $25.


Bubble Girl Vase https://bit.ly/3mFtG7a

Rose Gold USB Rechargeable Lighter https://bit.ly/3jo3hZz

The Popper Microwaeable Bowl https://bit.ly/3k2E4UC

Water Bottle Ice Tray https://bit.ly/3CJkcxp

...


Ep 98: Tubing Mascara and Christmas Trees with Alison Rosen
11/05/2021

I LEARNED WHAT A TUBING MASCARA WAS. Alison Rosen is your (my) new best friend! It’s her podcast but it’s also a true statement. As I was listening back on this episode for editing I was like JFC, Caroline, if you love New York so much why don’t you just marry it! I am sorry it always comes up. 


But anyway: ALISON! She’s here to talk about her Balsam Hill Christmas Tree, sandwiches, mascara, and so much more. She’s also lived in LA for a long time and has never...


Gift Guides 2021 E1: What Do The Tweens Want?
11/01/2021

The Today Show's Jenn Falik and I teamed up this holiday season to give you more of what you've been asking for: GIFT GUIDES! We go through all of our favorite things and pick the best of the best. This week we're talking about what the tweens want (TikTok things), and the best gifts for our partners that we can eventually take back for ourselves.


Shop the Tween gift guide:


Waterfall String Lights, Rainbow

https://myshlf.us/p-198492


Curtain Leaf Waterfall String...


Ep 97: Influenced by/with Lindsay Silberman
10/29/2021

Hotel Lobby Candle founder and influencer Lindsay Silberman videos in to talk about what it’s like to have the “i-word” as a job title, how she created HLC during the pandemic, and the bra her boobs can’t live without. We also get into jeans, bodysuits, and how she tried really hard to take a break from her phone on her trip to Bora Bora. If you don’t follow Lindsay, you are missing out on one of my favorite follows of 2021!


Mentioned on the show:

Hotel Lobby Candle (the holiday collection is selling...


Ep 96: Birding with Grace Bonney
10/22/2021

You may know Grace Bonney from Design Sponge but did you know her from her backyard, where she’s been spending the pandemic getting into birding? You do now! Grace tells us all about her adventures in birding and the camera that sparked a love affair.


Mentioned on the show:

CamPark Trail Camera: https://fave.co/3vBD4vm 


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Ep 95: Fanny Packs as Fashion with Grace Faris
10/15/2021

OG “Weekend Mom” Grace Faris is here to wax lyrical about her favorite fanny pack, parenting in different cities, and what happens when you leave a hunk of parm in a handbag (nothing good, let me tell ya). Grace is a DOCTOR and an ARTIST and you can preorder her newest book, MOM MILESTONES (out Spring 2022): https://bookshop.org/a/9875/9781523511471 


Mentioned on the show:

Patagonia Fanny Pack: https://www.patagonia.com/product/ultralight-black-hole-mini-hip-pack-1-liter/49447.html My Boyfriend Barfed in my Handbag and Other Things You Can’t Ask Martha: https://bookshop.org/a...


Special Bonus Ep: Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica (with Nora McInerny)
10/08/2021

No new episode of Gee Thanks! this week because Nora McInerny and I are: a) in Las Vegas, together, writing and working and peeing our pants laughing and b) we really wanted to share an episode of our new project, a Patreon podcast called NOBODY ASKED where we revisit the early 2000s reality television shows that shaped our lives (and pee our pants laughing).


SUBSCRIBE HERE! www.patreon.com/geethanksandfriends 


We start with Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica. This is an abridged version of our first episode of the...


Ep 94: Joyful Music with 'PLL' Author Sara Shepard
10/01/2021

‘Pretty Little Liars’ author Sara Shepard is here to talk about her newest book (‘Safe In My Arms’), what it was like to watch Pretty Little Liars on TV, and the $35 instrument her whole family is obsessed with!


Mentioned on the show:

Safe In My Arms by Sara Shepard: https://bookshop.org/a/9875/9781524746780 The Otomotone: https://amzn.to/3isCef5 


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Ep 93: Amazon's Comfiest Underwear with Emily Farris
09/24/2021

Writer and creator Emily Farris joins us to spill the beans about her fav Amazon underwear, her late-in-life ADHD diagnosis, and her new podcast, “Mother, Mother” which launches in October with ACast. We also discuss one of the worst New York Times articles ever from 2017 and my new obsession with Parade underwear thanks to so many of you guys in the Facebook group!


Mentioned on the show:

The Amazon Underwear: https://amzn.to/3u7YYFZ Parade Underwear (Currently 20% off 5 pairs!): https://fave.co/2XUz0da Mother, Mother: https://mothermotherpodcast.com/~WhEn MoMm...


Ep 92: Immersion Blenders and Clay Earrings with Jenna Fletcher
09/17/2021

This Is Yrs founder Jenna Fletcher is here! She’s a Geezer, a writer, a poet (though she won’t say so), and lately, a jewelry maker. We go deep on IMMERSION BLENDERS, and Jenna straight up LIES and says she paid $40 for a full Kitchenaid? Blender? We are still dying laughing about this via text. You guys, it’s like $150. She’s blocked it out. You’re going to love her.


ICYMI, Jackie and I launched a Patreon! We’d love to see you there: www.patreon.com/justoneepisode 


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Ep 91: Chicken Coops and Flower Gardens with Ann Shen
09/10/2021

Author and illustrator Ann Chen is here to talk about her pandemic chicken coop, her pandemic flower garden, and her pandemic sweater (in its many pieces)!


ICYMI, Jackie and I launched a Patreon! We’d love to see you there: www.patreon.com/justoneepisode 


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!” Instagram: www.instagram.com/geethanksjustboughtitpod and shop all of our recs here: https://shoplist.us/geethanksjustboughtit and here: https://www.amazon.com/shop/geethanksjustboughtit 



RERUN! Ep 33: Flipping Clothes with Tonette of Farewell Exchange
09/03/2021

***RERUN!*** I could not pull a new episode out of myself this week so I am replaying a really fun one from last summer! Tonette Griffin is an event producer by day and by night she has made thousands of dollars reselling thrift store finds and discarded items on Poshmark. Now she’s here to tell us all of her secrets! 


Since she came on the podcast in July 2020 she has launched FAREWELL EXCHANGE, where you can donate clothes to be sold to those who want them (kind of like a cooler Goodwill, bu...


Ep 90: Bravo, Bravo, Bravo with Kate Kennedy
08/27/2021

You know her and love her: Kate Kennedy of Be There In Five is here! We go deep on housewives and Dyson Air Wraps, and why it feels so weird (but also good! But also weird!) to enjoy reality television in the midst of a global pandemic. Also, table top vacuums! Fake nails! Hair shellac!


ICYMI, Jackie and I launched a Patreon! We’d love to see you there: www.patreon.com/justoneepisode 


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Boug...


A Quick Note About The Mini Episodes!
08/26/2021

Hey Geezers! I know what you're thinking — is it Friday already? No! It's Thursday! Sorry! but I wanted to update you guys on what's going on with our mini episodes. 


Jackie and I have had the best time recording these episodes -- in fact, we've had so much fun, we launched a Patreon together! But between our own shows, the minis, and the Patreon, we feared that something would get lost along the way and decided it was time to take a hiatus from doing the minis to focus on Season 1 of Ju...


Our Last Mini Ep 12: Measure Your Life In Minis
08/24/2021

**ANNOUNCEMENT: This will be the last mini for awhile! We’re taking a break to focus on Natch, Gee Thanks! and our Patreon, Just One Episode: https://www.patreon.com/justoneepisode**


If we could only sit in a room and record together with no other obligations for the rest of our lives, we would! We are so appreciative of the support of everyone who has been on this ride with us, especially those who gave $2 on the Palette Patrons tier with nothing in return. 


To say thank you to...


Ep 89. The Today Show's Jenn Falik Explains It All
08/20/2021

Every Thursday morning, Jenn Falik tells me what she’s buying and loving in her newsletter THE ULTIMATE EDIT. We have a lot of TUE and Gee Thanks! crossover which is my most favorite thing ever — we compare notes. Jenn dives into all of her fav products as of late and maybe most importantly, reveals the trendiest sunscreen in tween bunks across America this summer.


ICYMI, Jackie and I launched a Patreon! We’d love to see you there: www.patreon.com/justoneepisode 


Follow along with recs (and share...


88. Apartment Therapy and Foam Parties with Maxwell Ryan
08/13/2021

Apartment Therapy founder Maxwell Ryan is here to give me, well, apartment therapy. And I think I’m actually going to take his (great!) advice. Also, foam machines, dishes, and what to do with birthday cards from loved ones.


ICYMI, Jackie and I launched a Patreon! We’d love to see you there: www.patreon.com/justoneepisode 


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!” Instagram: www.instagram.com/geethanksjustboughtitpod and shop all of our recs here: https://shoplist.us/geeth...


Mini Ep 11: What's In Our Bags?
08/10/2021

We launched a Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/justoneepisode 


Just One Episode drops weekly to subscribers. The best way we can explain it? Imagine if Jackie and I launched a new podcast every week, and then never did another episode of that podcast again. But then next week, there’d be a new podcast, with a new theme song and new topics. Patreon subscribers aka The Mountain Dew Producers Circle (#notspon) get access to every episode, plus bonus content, photos of behind the scenes during mini recording sessions, and a secret instagram account. We...


Ep 87: Joyful Eating with Nicole Cruz, MS, RDN
08/06/2021

*Content Warning*: This episode discusses diet culture and disordered eating.


I joined Nicole Cruz’s FB group, Joyful Eating For Your Family, in an effort to reparent myself in regard to my relationship with food, and I am excited to say that over the last year I have learned SO much. We touched on these topics with Casey Johnston in the Swole Woman episode, and the feedback was so wonderful. ALSO, AIR FRYERS!


ICYMI, Jackie and I launched a Patreon! We’d love to see you there: www.patreon.com...


Ep 86: Rewatching Parenthood with Carmen Myer James
07/30/2021

Carmen Myer James is here! We’re talking about rewatching our fav shows (in this case, Parenthood), the best necklace an Amazon link can buy, weddings, marriages, and air purifiers. You know, all of those things go together. 


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!” Instagram: www.instagram.com/geethanksjustboughtitpod and shop all of our recs here: https://shoplist.us/geethanksjustboughtit and here: https://www.amazon.com/shop/geethanksjustboughtit 


Mentioned on the show:

Carmen’s Instagram: https...


Mini 10: Jackie's Assets Are Covered, Hunny
07/27/2021

Stop what you’re doing and BUY COVER YOUR ASSETS. Jackie and her husband have to go to therapy about it! We also talk about the things we buy when guests are staying in our house.


Mentioned On This Episode!

Cover Your Assets Game: https://amzn.to/3ebmV8j PooPouri Travel: https://amzn.to/3y90xVp Foam Pad: https://amzn.to/3rBex7C 


Subscribe to Flavor of the Week, a weekly newsletter that tells you about one great product and where you can get it: https://ge...


Ep 85: I'm With The Band with Mama Fry
07/23/2021

Today we welcome Geezer and blogger Eileen Shaklee aka Mama Fry to Gee Thanks! Eileen is a mom of a teenager with autism and has been a longtime advocate for the autism community. She’s also EFFING HILARIOUS. We get into walking shoes, eyeliner, and products and companies that directly support adults with autism through employment opportunities. Also, stay for her Cheap Trick connection and my jealousy!


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!” Instagram: www.instagram.com/geethanksjustboughtitpod and shop all of our recs h...


Ep 84: Being Candles Hoes with Ayana Lage
07/16/2021

One of my absolute favorite people to follow on Instagram is here! Ayana Lage, blogger, Instagrammer, writer, mom of cute baby, wife of cute man...Ayana Lage! You may be wondering about the title of this episode. It is derived from the title of this movie. That’s really all I can say. Also: Candles from everywhere.


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!” Instagram: www.instagram.com/geethanksjustboughtitpod and shop all of our recs here: https://shoplist.us/geethanksjustboughtit and here: https://www.amazon...


Mini 9: Things We Bought From Instagram Ads and LOVE
07/13/2021

The Stuff We Bought From Instagram Ads And LOVE, Mini Ep Edition! For me it’s Baboon to the Moon luggage bags and Sabah shoes. For Jackie it’s Cover Your Assets (the ad was from me), and an Amazon workout set that I also realized I own.


Mentioned On This Episode!

Baboon to the Moon Bags: https://fave.co/2SNzfV4Sabah Shoes: https://fave.co/3wHxSoG Cover Your Assets Game (40% off!): https://amzn.to/3ebmV8j TikTok Workout Outfit (up to XL which is 18-20): https://amzn.to/3hCQFNH Plus...


Ep 83: 🎵 DAN. IS. BACK. ALRIGHT! 🎵
07/09/2021

Dan Nosowitz is back for another episode of Gee Thanks! The first time I invited him on he listed all of the things I bought in 2020 that he hated. Now I invite him to talk about gadgets, his favorite $35 smartwatch (seriously), and our LITTER ROBOT!


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!” Instagram: www.instagram.com/geethanksjustboughtitpod and shop all of our recs here: https://shoplist.us/geethanksjustboughtit and here: https://www.amazon.com/shop/geethanksjustboughtit 


Mentioned on the...


Ep 82: Bathing Suits, Back Pain and Botox with Lauren Browning
07/02/2021

Meet my old “work buddy” Lauren and learn about what it’s like to start a bathing suit line from the ground up! Ricki Rum is a self-funded, sustainable swimwear line with plans to keep expanding sizes and taking over the world. Plus, BACK PAIN. Plus, MIGRAINE CARE! 


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!” Instagram: www.instagram.com/geethanksjustboughtitpod and shop all of our recs here: https://shoplist.us/geethanksjustboughtit and here: https://www.amazon.com/shop/geethanksjustboughtit 


Menti...


Mini Ep 8: Skincare for Sweaty Days
06/29/2021

It’s so hot out and everything we’re putting on our skin is sliding off and sweating out. Here are the products Jackie swears by when you’re looking for sun protection, coverage, and stuff to stay on your face.


PS. Use Rakuten, you guys. It’s free money! I finally convinced Jackie, and it’s easy. Register for free, add the extension button to your bar, and click it when you check out tons of online stores. The money adds up quickly, and every 3 months you get a deposit in your PayPal account. E...


Ep 81: Take a Shower with Celeb Stylist Lo VonRumpf
06/25/2021

Okay, not a LITERAL shower WITH HIM (that’s not my place to offer), but celebrity stylist Lo VonRumpf (who also hosts podcast The Lo Life) is here to talk about the $20 addition to his shower routine that’s left him feeling zen and left his feet feeling much cleaner. 


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!” Instagram: www.instagram.com/geethanksjustboughtitpod and shop all of our recs here: https://shoplist.us/geethanksjustboughtit and here: https://www.amazon.com/shop/geethanksjustboughtit 


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Ep 80: Salad Bars and Crisp White Tees with Helen Rosner
06/18/2021

The New Yorker’s Helen Rosner is here to talk about the beauty of a chain restaurant salad bar (bacon bits 4eva) and her favorite crisp white tee shirt. No, really, she owns 30 of them and says they’re perfect under the GWOs (garden witch overalls, duh).


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!” Instagram: www.instagram.com/geethanksjustboughtitpod and shop all of our recs here: https://shoplist.us/geethanksjustboughtit and here: https://www.amazon.com/shop/geethanksjustboughtit 


Mentione...


Mini Ep 7: Honk Honk, Get In The Car!
06/15/2021

This week Caroline and Jackie go deep on their favorite car accessories, snacks, and why Jackie believes La Croix is “too much” for her “sensitive stomach”. Plus, we don’t sing “Zoom Where It Happened”!


Mentioned On This Episode!

Car Cooler (Big!): https://amzn.to/3goiB7pCar Cooler (Small!): https://amzn.to/3iOFXEZPan’s Mushroom Jerky: https://amzn.to/3gEEJJLSalt and Vinegar Chips: https://amzn.to/35oUUpiSuper Goop Sunscreen: https://myshlf.us/p-96986Car Garbage: https://amzn.to/35mZtQPCar Vacuum: https://amzn.to/3gonf5cDriving Sleeves: https://amzn.to/3pVBO3m 


Subscr...


Ep 79: Let's Talk About Weed With Hallie Bateman
06/11/2021

*This episode is about weed!* Hallie Bateman, author of DIRECTIONS, is here to talk about art, creating, and her journey into the world of cannabis. We also discuss the absolute horsesh*t inequalities surrounding the recent decriminalization of weed, taking a break from smartphones, and much more.


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!” Instagram: www.instagram.com/geethanksjustboughtitpod and shop all of our recs here: https://shoplist.us/geethanksjustboughtit and here: https://www.amazon.com/shop/geethanksjustboughtit 


Ment...


78: The Ceramic Sex Toy with Nicola Bonn
06/04/2021

*This episode contains explicit content* Welcome to Nicola Bonn, host of the Outspoken Beauty podcast and my new best friend. Two words: Ceramic Dildo. You guys asked for more sex toy content and Nicola was up for the challenge! 


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!” Instagram: www.instagram.com/geethanksjustboughtitpod and shop all of our recs here: https://shoplist.us/geethanksjustboughtit and here: https://www.amazon.com/shop/geethanksjustboughtit 


Mentioned on the show:

Prudence, the cera...


Mini Ep 6: Aspirational Travel Habits with Jackie and Caroline
06/01/2021

**A NOTE: Some of you heard this episode last week and others didn’t. It was flagged for being rated R and we here at SVU believe because of that it was bumped off streams soon after going live. Here it is again. Rated E for Explicit. G for Gee Thanks. N for Natch Beaut.**


This week, Caroline is in Hawaii and Jackie is in California and they’re talkin’ Poo-pouri, duffle bags, TSA Security Theater, and singing some songs! You love it!


Mentioned On This Episode!

Secret Poo-po...


Ep 77: Eyelashes and Bathing Suits with Nadia Boujarwah
05/28/2021

Dia and Co. founder and CEO Nadia Boujarwah knows a little bit — okay, a lotta bit — about plus size clothing, bathing suits, and wedding dresses. Plus collagen in her coffee, GrandeLash on her eyelashes and much more.


Follow along with recs (and share your own via DM) on the “Gee Thanks, Just Bought It!” Instagram: www.instagram.com/geethanksjustboughtitpod and shop all of our recs here: https://shoplist.us/geethanksjustboughtit and here: https://www.amazon.com/shop/geethanksjustboughtit 


Mentioned on the show:

Dia and Co bathing suits: https...