By The Book

Hosted ByJolenta Greenberg & Kristen Meinzer

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.


All Episodes

New Plant Parent

Kristen & Jolenta live by New Plant Parent by Darryl Cheng. Will Jolenta better understand her husband’s plant passions? Can Kristen even get any better at parenting plants? Kristen...

Epilogue: So You Want to Talk About Race

Kristen & Jolenta respond to listener questions about So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo Kristen and Jolenta’s new book How to be Fine isavailable now[amazon.com]....

So You Want to Talk About Race

Kristen & Jolenta keep on with the theme of hearth and home, living by So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo. Will it help the conversations...

Epilogue: Homebody

Kristen & Jolenta respond to listener questions about Homebody by Joanna Gaines Check out Kristen’s other podcasts!The Pursuit of Happier on Knowablehttps://knowable.fyi/courses/happiness [knowable.fyi] Innovation Uncoveredhttps://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/innovation-uncovered/id1516667844 [podcasts.apple.com] Movie Therapy with...

Homebody

Kristen and Jolenta continue their focus on hearth and home, living by Joanna Gaines’ Homebody. Will the ladies be able to fix up theirhomes while avoiding shiplap? Kristen and...

Epilogue: The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning

Kristen & Jolenta respond to listener questions about The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning by Margareta Magnusson Kristen and Jolenta’s new book How to be Fine is available...

The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning

Kristen and Jolenta are back with season 7, this time focusing on hearth and home! They start with The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning by Margareta Magnusson. Jolenta...

Bonus Episode: A How to be Fine Book Party

Kristen & Jolenta bring the How To Be Fine book party to YOU! In this bonus episode, they share highlights from the virtual book party hosted by Anne Bogel....

Bonus Episode: Calm Your Overthinking with Anne Bogel

Author and noted readerAnne Bogel joins Kristen & Jolenta to help all of the overthinkers out there! Kristen and Jolenta’s new book How to be Fine is available now[amazon.com]....

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