Playlist: A different perspective

A look into non-traditional relationships and other progressive topics that open your eyes to new points of view.

Season 3 Episode 8: Married with options

Ben and Kate talk about being polyamorous while married to one another. They talk about the differences compared to open relationships, how they got started in polyamory, and their guidelines for dating other people while still together.

Season 3 Episode 16: Full Disclosure

David shares a story where things wouldn’t progress sexually with a girl he was seeing - resulting in a shocking discovery. We discuss when to disclose secrets or anything unusual and how unexpected experiences open your eyes, heart, and views on dating.

Season 4 Episode 3: Dating as a Muslim Woman

Amal talks about dating as a Muslim and Arab woman, especially during the Trump presidency and Muslim ban. We talk about dating outside her race and religion, the challenges it may bring, and how these troubling times have actually restored her faith.

Season 3 Episode 11: Open Relationships

Chris, founder of Entrigueme, discusses consensual non-monogamy and how open relationships differ from polyamory. We talk about communication and boundaries while navigating jealousy and things that come with non-traditional relationships.

Season 2 Episode 12: A League of her own – Part 1

Amanda Bradford talks about dating as the founder of The League. We discuss the reasons she created the app and dive into changing gender roles in society. We also hear about her own dating life as an alpha, career-oriented woman.

Season 2 Episode 9: How far will you go for love?

Xavier tells us about the lengths he took to be with the girl he loved including moving from San Francisco to China to New York and entering into an open relationship per her request. We discuss monogamy, open relationships, and the emotional tolls it takes.

Season 4 Episode 12: Rope Bondage

Eva shares what it’s like to be part of the BDSM community - specifically being into rope bondage. We discuss getting introduced to kink, what happens in a scene, how BDSM doesn’t always involve sex, and the levels of understanding/training needed.

Season 4 Episode 13: The Support Male

Don discusses changing male gender roles and being a ‘support’ male in a city filled with independent, alpha females. We talk about men’s career ambition vs being a stay-at-home dad, the recognition for a family man, and knowing the values you want.

Season 4 Episode 4: Levels of DTR

Aaron tells us about his bold move to meet a guy through the ‘People You May Know’ section of Facebook. This leads to discussions about what it really means to define the relationship, commit, and the importance of expressing your expectations of a partner.

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