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By The Book

Stitcher & Jolenta Greenberg, Kristen Meinzer

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By The Book

By The Book

Stitcher & Jolenta Greenberg, Kristen Meinzer

497
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3.8K
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Half reality show, half self-help podcast, and one wild social experiment. Join comedian Jolenta Greenberg and culture critic Kristen Meinzer as they live by the rules of a different self-help book each episode to figure out which ones might actually be life changing.

Latest Episodes

Bonus Episode: Celeste Headlee Wants You to Do Less

ERenaissance woman Celeste Headlee joins Kristen for a conversation that should make you feel better about being at home. Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now[amazon.com]. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts[podcasts.apple.com], or wherever you listen to podcasts. We love hearing from you! CALL us at 302-49B-OOKS. Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook.com/groups/116407428966900/?source_id=475465442806687 To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book This episode is brought to you by: BetterHelp [betterhelp.com/btb], Oscar Mayer [oscarmayer.com], Tempest [tempest.com], Behr Express [behr.com\express] and Candid Co [candidco.com/bythebook]

34 MIN1 w ago
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Bonus Episode: Celeste Headlee Wants You to Do Less

Introducing Servant of Pod!

EHello By the Book fans! Today we'd like to introduce you to a new show from Hot Pod's Nick Quah & LAist Studios. Please enjoy this sample of Servant of Pod. If you enjoy the show, subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. Or use this link.

35 MIN2 w ago
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Introducing Servant of Pod!

Bonus Episode: Jane Marie Joins!

EJane Marie, host of The Dream, joins Kristen and Jolenta to chat about where MLMs, self-help, and wellness collide. Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now[amazon.com]. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts[podcasts.apple.com], or wherever you listen to podcasts. We love hearing from you! CALL us at 302-49B-OOKS. Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook.com/groups/116407428966900/?source_id=475465442806687 To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book This episode is brought to you by: Truly Grass Fed [TrulyGrassFed.com], BetterHelp [betterhelp.com/btb], Olay [olay.com], Rothy’s [ Rothys.com/btb], OMGYes [omgyes.com/BTB], Ivory [https://ivory.com/] and Sumizeit [https://sumizeit.com/]

35 MIN3 w ago
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Bonus Episode: Jane Marie Joins!

A Brief Message from Jolenta (and Kristen)

EJolenta shares a brief message on behalf of her and Kristen about the book "Next Level Basic."

1 MINJUN 11
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A Brief Message from Jolenta (and Kristen)

Bonus Episode: Nora Tells EVERYTHING

ESuper producer Nora joins Kristen and Jolenta to tell all and everyone tells so much more than expected! (This bonus episode was recorded before COVID sheltering in place began.) Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now[amazon.com]. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts[podcasts.apple.com], or wherever you listen to podcasts. We love hearing from you! CALL us at 302-49B-OOKS. Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook.com/groups/116407428966900/?source_id=475465442806687 To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book This episode is brought to you by: BetterHelp [betterhelp.com/btb], Olay [olay.com], Rothy’s [ Rothys.com/btb], OMGYes [omgyes.com/BTB], Ivory [https://ivory.com/] and Sumiz...

25 MINJUN 4
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Bonus Episode: Nora Tells EVERYTHING

Bonus Episode: The Husbands Return!

EDean and Brad join Kristen and Jolenta in the studio to answer your listener questions about living by the decades! (This bonus episode was recorded before COVID sheltering in place began.) Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now[amazon.com]. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts[podcasts.apple.com], or wherever you listen to podcasts. We love hearing from you! CALL us at 302-49B-OOKS. Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook.com/groups/116407428966900/?source_id=475465442806687 To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book This episode is brought to you by: Everplate [everyplate.com], BetterHelp [betterhelp.com/btb], Olay [olay.com], Rothy’s [ Rothys.com/btb], Betty Crocker [bettycr...

28 MINMAY 21
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Bonus Episode: The Husbands Return!

Bonus Episode: How Is Everyone Doing?

EKristen and Jolenta fill us in on what they’ve been up to during stay-at-home orders, share advice about how to stay sane right now, and check in with some surprise special guests. Plus, the ladies dive into the mailbag to hear how By the Book listeners are holding up right now. Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, or wherever you listen to podcasts. Be sure to check out Kristen's new podcast, Movie Therapy with Rafer & Kristen We love hearing from you! CALL us at 302-49B-OOKS. Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook.com/groups/116407428966900/?source_id=475465442806687 To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book This episode is brought t...

46 MINMAY 7
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Bonus Episode: How Is Everyone Doing?

Bonus Episode: Season Six Wrap-Up

EKristen and Jolenta reflect on the latest season! What stuck since living by the books of Season 6? What new revelations did they have? What was pure torture? Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, or wherever you listen to podcasts. We love hearing from you! CALL us at 302-49B-OOKS. Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook.com/groups/116407428966900/?source_id=475465442806687 To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book This episode is brought to you by CLR [clrbrands.com].

36 MINAPR 23
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Bonus Episode: Season Six Wrap-Up

Bonus Episode: Professor Travis Tells All

EKristen and Jolenta chat with By the Book’s resident historian and fairy Godmother Trysh Travis. Professor Travis answers listener questions about the history of self-help and race, why Marie Kondo is so popular, and shares some of her favorite self- help books. Trysh Travis is a cultural and literary historian in the Center for Women's Studies at the University of Florida If you want more of Professor Travis, check out her books: The Language of the Heart: A Cultural History of the Recovery Movement from Alcoholics Anonymous to Oprah Winfrey Re-Thinking Therapeutic Culture For further reading on the history of the self-help industry, Professor Travis recommends: Oracle at the Supermarket, by Steven Starker Self Help, Inc., by Micki McGee Bright-sided, by Barbara Ehrenreich Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, or wherever you listen to podcasts. ...

46 MINAPR 9
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Bonus Episode: Professor Travis Tells All

Join Us: How to Be Fine Virtual Book Launch

EThe How to Be Fine booklaunchparty is back on! But now it's going to be on Zoom & hosted by the great Anne Bogel, ofWhat Should I Read Next! Join us Friday, April 10th at 12 Noon EDT. To attend the virtual launch party, sign up HERE. Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now. To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book

1 MINAPR 2
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Join Us: How to Be Fine Virtual Book Launch

Latest Episodes

Bonus Episode: Celeste Headlee Wants You to Do Less

ERenaissance woman Celeste Headlee joins Kristen for a conversation that should make you feel better about being at home. Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now[amazon.com]. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts[podcasts.apple.com], or wherever you listen to podcasts. We love hearing from you! CALL us at 302-49B-OOKS. Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook.com/groups/116407428966900/?source_id=475465442806687 To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book This episode is brought to you by: BetterHelp [betterhelp.com/btb], Oscar Mayer [oscarmayer.com], Tempest [tempest.com], Behr Express [behr.com\express] and Candid Co [candidco.com/bythebook]

34 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Bonus Episode: Celeste Headlee Wants You to Do Less

Introducing Servant of Pod!

EHello By the Book fans! Today we'd like to introduce you to a new show from Hot Pod's Nick Quah & LAist Studios. Please enjoy this sample of Servant of Pod. If you enjoy the show, subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. Or use this link.

35 MIN2 w ago
Comments
Introducing Servant of Pod!

Bonus Episode: Jane Marie Joins!

EJane Marie, host of The Dream, joins Kristen and Jolenta to chat about where MLMs, self-help, and wellness collide. Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now[amazon.com]. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts[podcasts.apple.com], or wherever you listen to podcasts. We love hearing from you! CALL us at 302-49B-OOKS. Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook.com/groups/116407428966900/?source_id=475465442806687 To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book This episode is brought to you by: Truly Grass Fed [TrulyGrassFed.com], BetterHelp [betterhelp.com/btb], Olay [olay.com], Rothy’s [ Rothys.com/btb], OMGYes [omgyes.com/BTB], Ivory [https://ivory.com/] and Sumizeit [https://sumizeit.com/]

35 MIN3 w ago
Comments
Bonus Episode: Jane Marie Joins!

A Brief Message from Jolenta (and Kristen)

EJolenta shares a brief message on behalf of her and Kristen about the book "Next Level Basic."

1 MINJUN 11
Comments
A Brief Message from Jolenta (and Kristen)

Bonus Episode: Nora Tells EVERYTHING

ESuper producer Nora joins Kristen and Jolenta to tell all and everyone tells so much more than expected! (This bonus episode was recorded before COVID sheltering in place began.) Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now[amazon.com]. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts[podcasts.apple.com], or wherever you listen to podcasts. We love hearing from you! CALL us at 302-49B-OOKS. Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook.com/groups/116407428966900/?source_id=475465442806687 To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book This episode is brought to you by: BetterHelp [betterhelp.com/btb], Olay [olay.com], Rothy’s [ Rothys.com/btb], OMGYes [omgyes.com/BTB], Ivory [https://ivory.com/] and Sumiz...

25 MINJUN 4
Comments
Bonus Episode: Nora Tells EVERYTHING

Bonus Episode: The Husbands Return!

EDean and Brad join Kristen and Jolenta in the studio to answer your listener questions about living by the decades! (This bonus episode was recorded before COVID sheltering in place began.) Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now[amazon.com]. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts[podcasts.apple.com], or wherever you listen to podcasts. We love hearing from you! CALL us at 302-49B-OOKS. Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook.com/groups/116407428966900/?source_id=475465442806687 To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book This episode is brought to you by: Everplate [everyplate.com], BetterHelp [betterhelp.com/btb], Olay [olay.com], Rothy’s [ Rothys.com/btb], Betty Crocker [bettycr...

28 MINMAY 21
Comments
Bonus Episode: The Husbands Return!

Bonus Episode: How Is Everyone Doing?

EKristen and Jolenta fill us in on what they’ve been up to during stay-at-home orders, share advice about how to stay sane right now, and check in with some surprise special guests. Plus, the ladies dive into the mailbag to hear how By the Book listeners are holding up right now. Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, or wherever you listen to podcasts. Be sure to check out Kristen's new podcast, Movie Therapy with Rafer & Kristen We love hearing from you! CALL us at 302-49B-OOKS. Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook.com/groups/116407428966900/?source_id=475465442806687 To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book This episode is brought t...

46 MINMAY 7
Comments
Bonus Episode: How Is Everyone Doing?

Bonus Episode: Season Six Wrap-Up

EKristen and Jolenta reflect on the latest season! What stuck since living by the books of Season 6? What new revelations did they have? What was pure torture? Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, or wherever you listen to podcasts. We love hearing from you! CALL us at 302-49B-OOKS. Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook.com/groups/116407428966900/?source_id=475465442806687 To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book This episode is brought to you by CLR [clrbrands.com].

36 MINAPR 23
Comments
Bonus Episode: Season Six Wrap-Up

Bonus Episode: Professor Travis Tells All

EKristen and Jolenta chat with By the Book’s resident historian and fairy Godmother Trysh Travis. Professor Travis answers listener questions about the history of self-help and race, why Marie Kondo is so popular, and shares some of her favorite self- help books. Trysh Travis is a cultural and literary historian in the Center for Women's Studies at the University of Florida If you want more of Professor Travis, check out her books: The Language of the Heart: A Cultural History of the Recovery Movement from Alcoholics Anonymous to Oprah Winfrey Re-Thinking Therapeutic Culture For further reading on the history of the self-help industry, Professor Travis recommends: Oracle at the Supermarket, by Steven Starker Self Help, Inc., by Micki McGee Bright-sided, by Barbara Ehrenreich Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now. You can subscribe to Jolenta and Kristen's new show, We Love You (And So Can You) on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, or wherever you listen to podcasts. ...

46 MINAPR 9
Comments
Bonus Episode: Professor Travis Tells All

Join Us: How to Be Fine Virtual Book Launch

EThe How to Be Fine booklaunchparty is back on! But now it's going to be on Zoom & hosted by the great Anne Bogel, ofWhat Should I Read Next! Join us Friday, April 10th at 12 Noon EDT. To attend the virtual launch party, sign up HERE. Kristen and Jolenta's new book How to be Fine is available now. To get By the Book merch, head over to PodSwag.com: https://www.podswag.com/collections/by-the-book

1 MINAPR 2
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Join Us: How to Be Fine Virtual Book Launch
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