Caribbean Millennials is a weekly podcast where we take a deep dive into issues affecting our generation.
Episode 132: Mind Gardening
09/05/2022 • 49 minutes 50 seconds
Episode 131: Things From The Internet
On this episode we recap and discuss various stories/posts seen on the internet and Social Media all week
02/05/2022 • 1 hour 12 minutes 51 seconds
Episode 130: You Live and You Learn
This week we talk through an article from Upworth on the biggest mistakes from older millennials so others can learn from them.
25/04/2022 • 1 hour 20 minutes 26 seconds
Episode 129: Doula Match With Kris Bailey
In this episode we learn all about births and doulas with Kris Bailey - a perinatal professional based in NYC with 10 years of experience in childcare and 7 years in the birth and postpartum wellness industry.
You can find Kris here:
03/04/2022 • 1 hour 12 minutes 45 seconds
Episode 128: Survival Skills?
28/03/2022 • 1 hour 6 minutes 15 seconds
Episode 127: Unfair or Other?
21/03/2022 • 46 minutes 4 seconds
Episode 126: The Great Escape
14/03/2022 • 57 minutes 42 seconds
Episode 125: Cringey Content
07/03/2022 • 52 minutes 36 seconds
Episode 124: Doomsday Preppers
28/02/2022 • 58 minutes 42 seconds
Episode 123: Work From Home Wisdom
21/02/2022 • 1 hour 5 minutes 17 seconds
Episode 122: Guess Who’s Back?
Did you miss us? After a long break we’re back for our first episode of 2022. We catch up on our lives and life updates. Discuss pop culture events of late and share some views on love and Valentine’s day.
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14/02/2022 • 59 minutes 54 seconds
Episode 121: Caribbean Space Race
Cheyenne Polius, St Lucian Astrophysicist, President and Co-founder of the Saint Lucia National Astronomy Association, and National Point of Contact (NPoC) for Saint Lucia in the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) joins us to discuss space and how the Caribbean could benefit from investments in space.
Climate Action -
Decent work & economic growth -
15/11/2021 • 1 hour 6 minutes 10 seconds
Episode 120: $800 on OnlyFans?!?!
In this episode, we recap some of the more interesting things that have happened throughout the week, as well as discuss the idea of an individual spending $800 per month on OnlyFans. As usual feel free to reach out to us on Twitter or Instagram to share your thoughts on the topic.
08/11/2021 • 1 hour 4 minutes 24 seconds
Episode 119: High Strangeness With Didi Beck
In this episode we are joined by Didi Beck, Jamaican film maker, creative and intuitive psychic. Didi has had a number of experiences with ghosts (duppies) and shares some of her personal experiences as well as her creative projects High Strangeness which document some Jamaican ghost stories through film.
You can find Didi Beck and her projects at the following links:
@didi_beck on Instagram
25/10/2021 • 1 hour 2 minutes 3 seconds
Episode 118: Why You Gotta Be So Rude?
In this episode, we recap the week, including news of Kyrie Irving's decision to remain unvaccinated, leading to him not being able to play this season, as well as why is everyone so rude lately.
18/10/2021 • 1 hour 4 minutes 5 seconds
Episode 117: What Happened?
In the episode of the podcast, we recap the week. We talk about the Facebook outage, as well as the whistle-blower, and our thoughts on the platform and its ways. We also talk about the Dave Chappelle special on Netflix, and how certain groups are calling for him to be canceled. Leading us to talk a bit about cancel culture and our role in it. We also talk a little about Miami carnival taking place.
11/10/2021 • 1 hour 8 minutes 54 seconds
Episode 116: Questions That Need Answers
This week's episode is a bit of an odd one. We find ourselves answering a series of random questions from Anushka, one of which leads us down a rabbit hole of talking about situations/experiences that may have traumatized us from our childhood and shaped some of our behaviors today as adults. It also leads to Vernon wondering or questioning if he had any traumas or if he's just surpressing them.
04/10/2021 • 1 hour 11 minutes 11 seconds
Episode 115: It‘s Like We ‘re Living In The Twilight Zone
In this episode of the podcast, we talk about the events that have taken place in the past week. Some of those events seem so crazy that we start to wonder if we are in an episode of the Twilight Zone. Join us as we discuss the madness that has been going on in the world. As usual, feel free to share your thoughts and feelings about anything discussed on the podcast with us via Twitter or Instagram. We always love to hear our listeners takes on the topics we discuss
27/09/2021 • 1 hour 3 minutes 44 seconds
Episode 114: Disinfodemic
In this episode, we talk about the crazy misuse of platforms and spreading of disinformation that has happened throughout the week, including Nicki Minaj's wild claims about Trinidad. We also discuss and interesting documentary done by VICE. See below for the Link to the documentary.
20/09/2021 • 1 hour 13 minutes 10 seconds
Episode 113: It‘s Not Business As Usual
In Episode 113 of the Caribbean Millennials Podcast, we discuss the changes in the work environment, with regards to work from home, as well as business hours, and many more things. Join us and feel free to share your thoughts on the topic with us on Twitter or Instagram.
13/09/2021 • 1 hour 11 minutes 51 seconds
Episode 112: No Vaccine For Stupid
We're back!! Feeling all refreshed and rest after a much-needed break we bring Episode 112 to you. In this episode, we discuss some of what has been going on in the world while we've been enjoying our summer, including Elections in St.Lucia, the Olympics, as well as the latest news with regards to Covid 19.
06/09/2021 • 1 hour 17 minutes 1 second
Episode 111: Rum And Holidays
21/06/2021 • 1 hour 5 minutes 54 seconds
Episode 110: Catching Up On The News
14/06/2021 • 1 hour 12 minutes 56 seconds
Episode 109: Gen Z - The New Disruptors
07/06/2021 • 1 hour 24 minutes 20 seconds
Episode 108: Conserve The Energy In My Social Battery
31/05/2021 • 1 hour 12 minutes 28 seconds
Episode 107: Thriving In Your 30's
24/05/2021 • 1 hour 33 seconds
Episode 106: Guys Talk - Boys And Their Toys
10/05/2021 • 1 hour 36 minutes 52 seconds
Episode 105: The Games We Played
This episode is sponsored by our good friends over at Sapat Gaming. Please check them out on Instagram and order one of them their awesome Caribbean-inspired games.
Sapat Gaming Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/sapat.gaming/
03/05/2021 • 1 hour 16 minutes 42 seconds
Episode 104: Can I Speak To Your Manager Please
26/04/2021 • 1 hour 6 minutes 25 seconds
Awww Sh*t Here We Go Again
19/04/2021 • 1 hour 3 minutes 13 seconds
Episode 102: Recap Of An Explosive Week
This week on the podcast, we go over what has happened around the world including the death of DMX, Prince Philip, the eruption of the volcano in St.Vincent, as well as what is going on in the George Floyd Trial.
12/04/2021 • 53 minutes 24 seconds
Episode 101: Sex Therapy
In this episode we are joined by Janice Leonard from Her Sexual Space Podcast, a Licensed Professional Counsellor, currently pursuing a specialization in Sex Therapy. We talk about what a healthy sex life looks like, exploring your sexuality and sexual liberation, sex positive parenting and much more!
Janice Leonard, St Lucian in Dallas/Fort Worth
Come As You Are
She Comes First
Sex Positive Talks
Mating in Captivity
05/04/2021 • 1 hour 27 minutes 2 seconds
Episode 100: The Big Hundo (How It All Started)
In this episode, we celebrate hitting the big 100! We never thought we would make it this far and are really proud of how far we've come. We dive into how and why our podcast journey started, speak about some challenges along the way, and goals for the future.
29/03/2021 • 1 hour 7 minutes
Episode 99: Healthy Food For Thought
22/03/2021 • 1 hour 16 minutes 21 seconds
Episode 98: Royally Messed Up
On this episode we discuss nature's cereal, the Oprah Interview with Harry and Meghan, and so much more.
15/03/2021 • 1 hour 5 minutes 18 seconds
Episode 97: Internet Crusaders
On this episode of the podcast we talk about Internet Crusaders wanting to make fun of people for working a 9-5, toxic women wanting to police their ex's thoughts, people wanting to decide who can be a patriot based on their location, and how the vaccine is being received by St.Lucians.
We also have a link to a survey we are using to get feedback on the podcast: https://forms.gle/8BFM7tQVhKD1CYG77
08/03/2021 • 1 hour 4 minutes 15 seconds
Episode 96: State of the Field
On this episode of the podcast, we talk about Independence Day in St.Lucia and its meaning, as well as the state of sports in St.Lucia
01/03/2021 • 1 hour 2 minutes 22 seconds
Episode 95: Share the Love
15/02/2021 • 1 hour 51 seconds
Episode 94: Men Do Better
08/02/2021 • 1 hour 12 minutes 4 seconds
Episode 93: Old Skool Tingz
On this episode of the podcast, we take a trip down memory lane, discussing happy memories of our childhoods as well as differences in behaviors back then vs now.
25/01/2021 • 1 hour 2 minutes 30 seconds
Episode 92: Astrology 101-Witch Tings
In this episode, we learn more about astrology and our birth charts with intuitive psychic, Premika Leo!
Follow Premika on IG: @powerpuffprem
18/01/2021 • 1 hour 30 minutes 31 seconds
Episode 91:New Year Same Sh*t
Our first episode of the year. Recapping our break and the events at the Capital.
11/01/2021 • 1 hour 13 minutes 21 seconds
Episode 90: Trip Down Memory Lane
A recap of this past year and episodes we've recorded in 2020.
23/11/2020 • 1 hour 5 minutes 55 seconds
Episode 89: Beware of Covid - Holiday Edition
With numbers increasing and us living in a new normal, what will the holiday season look like this year? What will we miss?
16/11/2020 • 1 hour 10 minutes 36 seconds
Episode 88: Divided States Of America
This US Election 2020 WAS HECTIC! In this episode, we share our opinions and experiences, observing this US Election cycle, and discuss what this presidency and transition could mean for the future.
09/11/2020 • 1 hour 22 minutes 24 seconds
Episode 87: French Connection
Parlez-vous français? In this episode, we are joined by Guadelopean native Maëlla Kancel, the host of the Karukerament podcast. In her podcast and blog, she explores her experience as a French Afro-Caribbean woman, as well as the representation of the Caribbean in literature, music and film.
Where you can find Maëlla:
02/11/2020 • 1 hour 38 minutes 18 seconds
Episode 86: The Birkin Effect
So much emphasis has been placed on "The Birkin Bag" or just having your partner spend money on you as a means of validating the relationship. We discuss how materialism is so prominent in the media and discussions on relationships.
26/10/2020 • 1 hour 22 minutes 13 seconds
Episode 85: Remote Wuk
WFH is where it's at. Many of us have been thrust into a working from home lifestyle. In this episode we discuss, what needs to happen for remote work to succeed in the Caribbean and generally in the future. We also speak about our experiences working from home.
19/10/2020 • 1 hour 19 minutes 14 seconds
Episode 84: Let's Talk Body Positivity
Oh she looks like a stick she's so skinny!
Look at her walk, its like she's rolling!
My boy, your belly looking big, they must be treating you well!
We've all heard some unwelcomed commentary on our body image. In this episode, Anushka leads the guys in a discussion on body image and body positivity. A lot of time this discussion focuses a lot around women, but men have similar struggles too.
12/10/2020 • 1 hour 18 minutes 37 seconds
Episode 83: The Social Dilemma
We recently watched 'The Social Dilemma' on Netflix. Listen to our take on the documentary as we cover the topics of social media networks, privacy and data.
28/09/2020 • 1 hour 26 minutes 2 seconds
Episode 82: Beware Of The Vultures
Why don't we support our own? Why do we require external validation of our culture? Why do we allow others to appropriate our culture? These are some of the very important questions we address on this episode of the podcast.
21/09/2020 • 1 hour 21 minutes 36 seconds
Episode 81: Caribbean Podcasting
Kerry-Ann Reid-Brown, founder of the Carry On Friends Podcast, Breadfruit Media, and the Caribbean Podcast Directory, joins us for a discussion on the future of podcasting and specifically Caribbean Podcasting.
07/09/2020 • 1 hour 26 minutes 59 seconds
Episode 80: Caribbean In Taiwan
This week Bernise Springer, St Lucian in Taiwan and contributor to the Black in Asia book, shares her experiences as a Caribbean person living in Taiawan.
31/08/2020 • 1 hour 19 minutes 45 seconds
Episode 79: Toxic Millennial Dating.
We came across an article by Andrea Wesley entitled 'Why Dating as a Millennial is so Screwed Up'. Here's our take as we dive into the top reasons on this list.
Link to article: https://www.bolde.com/dating-millennial-screwed/
24/08/2020 • 1 hour 26 minutes 52 seconds
Episode 78: Election Season
2020 and 2021 are big election years in the Caribbean and the US. In this episode we breakdown major events that have happened so far and what we expect for this election season
17/08/2020 • 1 hour 7 minutes 13 seconds
Episode 77: WTF Edition
2020 has been a wild year and every time we think it can't get any wilder it just finds a new way to top itself. In this episode of the podcast, we discuss some of the madness that has been going on in the world...Most of which have taken place during our little one month vacation. So join us on our first episode back as we go through some of the stuff that had use saying WTF.
03/08/2020 • 1 hour 9 minutes 57 seconds
Episode 76: Women in Agriculture
Being from the Caribbean, in some way or shape we have all been influenced by Agriculture especially in rural communities. It is a part of our history and who we are. Over the years, Agricultural Development has been a point of contention in many Caribbean countries as Tourism has emerged as the primary industry.
In this episode, have a thrilling discussion on Women in Agriculture, with Keithlin Caroo, Founder of Helen's Daughters, a non-profit focused on helping rural women farmers maximize their full potential as agricultural entrepreneurs.
22/06/2020 • 1 hour 27 minutes 11 seconds
Episode 75: Always Repping!
In this episode we are joined by Sharifa Khan of Brukout Media for a discussion about Caribbean Representation in the Media and other spaces. Sharifa also touches on her work to represent the Indo-Caribbean identity through visual portrayal.
08/06/2020 • 58 minutes
Episode 74: The Revolution Has Begun
As Black Lives Matter protests erupted all over the US and the world, after the senseless murder of George Floyd, we share our thoughts, feelings and frustrations around racial injustice, protests, and discrimination.
01/06/2020 • 1 hour 10 minutes
Episode 73: Destination Caribbean - Cancelled?
With the global pandemic, many of us have had questions as to what will the future of the Tourism Industry hold? Will the Caribbean as a destination be cancelled? This week, Kristy Morris, Digital Media Coordinator at the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation, shares her perspective on tourism after COVID.
18/05/2020 • 1 hour 8 minutes 36 seconds
Episode 72: Maintaining The Mind And Body
In this episode we are joined by Dr. Jay Sheree Allen to have a discussion about health and wellness. How can we take better care of ourselves, especially amidst this global pandemic.
11/05/2020 • 58 minutes 45 seconds
Episode 71: Money Matters
05/05/2020 • 1 hour 16 minutes 3 seconds
Episode 70: Personal Branding With Jamila Bannister
27/04/2020 • 1 hour 16 minutes 53 seconds
Episode 69: The New Normal
20/04/2020 • 1 hour 5 minutes 6 seconds
Episode 68: Corona Effects And Lockdown
30/03/2020 • 1 hour 1 minute 32 seconds
Episode 67: Corona And Chill
23/03/2020 • 1 hour 10 minutes 11 seconds
Episode 66: Wash Your Hands And Say Your Prayers
09/03/2020 • 1 hour 1 minute 43 seconds
Episode 65: Rings N TIngs
We recently observed a series of tweets around wedding rings and how much women expect men to spend on their ring. We breakdown the idea of materialism, expectations, gender roles and more. We also assess how it seems that more importance has been placed on the glamour of rings, gender reveals, etc versus the reality of marriage, pregnancy etc.
02/03/2020 • 1 hour 4 minutes 57 seconds
Episode 52: Is Toxic Parenting A Thing?
None of our parents were perfect. But how much of their mistakes should we hold on to? This week we address the topic of toxic parenting.
12/08/2019 • 1 hour 10 minutes 30 seconds
Episode 51: It's Not A Data Breach If You Gave It To Them
It almost seems as if every week is a new data breach or cyber security scandal. In the world that we live in, if we want to have modern processes and conveniences, something is sacrificed, and often times it's our data. Are you okay, with giving out your data? are you aware of how its being used?
04/08/2019 • 1 hour 22 minutes 32 seconds
Episode 50: Rise of the Influencers?
Influencers are everywhere, including the Caribbean. They help by driving awareness about our countries and our culture, but there's a negative side as well. Tune in to hear our take.
15/07/2019 • 1 hour 4 minutes 4 seconds
Episode 49: Fete Season?
08/07/2019 • 59 minutes 25 seconds
Episode 48: Hot Gyal/Hot Boy Summer
01/07/2019 • 1 hour 4 minutes 33 seconds
Episode 47: Caribbean-American Heritage Month
24/06/2019 • 58 minutes 7 seconds
Episode 46: A Father's Day Vibe
Do Caribbean mothers get all the love? This week for Father's day, we're talking about the effect our Caribbean fathers had on our lives.
17/06/2019 • 58 minutes 59 seconds
Episode 45: A Little Bit On Everything
On this episode of the Caribbean Millennials Podcast we sit down and talk about all the outrageous and not so outrageous things going on in the world. So come along with us on this wild ride.
10/06/2019 • 1 hour 2 minutes 41 seconds
Episode 44: Content Kings & Queens
There's no doubt that Caribbean content is on the rise. But we want to pose a question, is all content good content. Is any representation of our culture good, or should YouTubers, Influencers and other content creators be more mindful of the message they are putting out in the world?
03/06/2019 • 1 hour 7 minutes 33 seconds
Episode 43: Do I Stay Or Do I Go?
Being a Caribbean Millennial we have to ask ourselves, do I stay (in a foreign country) or do I go back home? This week we tackle expatriation vs repatriation with our guest Roze Taylor from Roze Goes.
20/05/2019 • 1 hour 14 minutes 34 seconds
Episode 42: A Plane, Some Curry and A Washcloth
Recapping this week's most popular and controversial news and pop culture items from a Caribbean Millennial point of view.
13/05/2019 • 1 hour 10 minutes 47 seconds
Episode 41: Measles, Smuggling, and Lambskin Condoms
Recapping this week's most popular news items from a Caribbean Millennial point of view.
06/05/2019 • 52 minutes 48 seconds
Episode 40: What Di Mas? - Belize Edition
How much do you really know about Belize? This week we brought in our Belizean friend, Demmy William to teach us a little about Belize and share details of her work with Belize Soca Connect.
29/04/2019 • 1 hour 3 minutes 32 seconds
Episode 39: Politics or Politricks
Caribbean Politics is.... Special. In this episode we address common issues with the political landscape, specifically in St Lucia. Lack of motivating candidates, issues with representation and why we accept corruption.
22/04/2019 • 1 hour 25 minutes 24 seconds
Episode 38: Empty Vessels Make The Most Noise
Cancel culture, social media bashing, and ganging up on others have become common place in the society that we live in. In this episode we speak about when and whether we should share our opinions in a public space.
15/04/2019 • 52 minutes 47 seconds
Episode 37: Winter Is Here
Let's face it, you're the minority if you don't watch Game of Thrones. In this episode we talk about our expectations leading into Season 8 of Game of Thrones, theories, favorite characters and more.
08/04/2019 • 1 hour 5 minutes 1 second
Episode 36: Henny-Thing Can Happen
Let's talk about Rum! Well, alcohol in general to be more specific. Growing up as Caribbean Millennials we grew up with a different drinking culture and preferences when it came to alcohol. In this episode we talk about our experiences.
01/04/2019 • 1 hour 1 minute 26 seconds
Episode 35: ICE Ain't Nice
Dealing with immigration, is a necessary evil for a lot of us. We speak about our experiences with immigration as Caribbean Millennials living in the United States - from documentation, limitations, and the straight up struggle.
25/03/2019 • 1 hour 11 minutes 28 seconds
Episode 34: This Isn't Trinidad Coachella
With Carnivals growing in popularity, both across the islands an around the world, more and more foreigners are participating in Carnival. In this episode we talk about what this means for perception of Carnival, how we need to protect and share the culture and implications for the future.
18/03/2019 • 1 hour 12 minutes 57 seconds
Episode 33: Guys Talk - Thoughts of A Caribbean Millennial Male
On this episode, we bring in a guest and friend to the podcast McCartney to chat and give our perspective as Caribbean Millennial men with regards to topics such as social life, emotion, spirituality and finances in relation to the Caribbean Millennial Man and how society's expectations with regards to those topics may affect us.