On this anxiously awaited episode, Amanda gives Leah a going away gift larger than Leah’s vocabulary – a giant grape Blow Pop. Nervous about her move to Cleveland, Leah stress eats half a cake while the ladies share some food-related foibles.
This mini-episode takes us back to July 2017, before The Nervous Record was the well-oiled machine it is today. In their inaugural recording Amanda and Leah get things up and running.
Crocodiles, snakes, and Carrot Top – we talk phobias and consult Nate to figure out who has the weirdest fear.
Leah shares a song that was written for her by her choir and her hesitation to tell people she met her boyfriend on Bumble. Leah also shares some of her sexual anxieties and body issues.
Nate calls and reminds us not to stress eat while podcasting, Leah reads the yearbook entries from celebrities she wrote to herself in seventh grade.