The Couple's Table

Heather & Tom

The Couple’s Table is a weekly livestream podcast hosted by Heather Ramirez and Tom Buck. Join us, for better or worse, for richer or poorer, in sickness and in health, as long as we both shall podcast and stuff!

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Episodes

Navigating Life and Tech: Musings from The Couple's Table
May 6 2024
Navigating Life and Tech: Musings from The Couple's Table
This is an AI generated description that for some reason decided to write from Heather's POV 😅 :As we nestle in at the Couple's Table, expect to unravel the eclectic tapestry of our lives, intertwined with the pulsing heartbeat of tech and pop culture. Tom and I, Heather, are your guides through an odyssey of musings from the anticipated excitement of NAB plans, the ethics in content creation, to the quirky delights of tech conferences. We weave in personal anecdotes, like my belated encounter with "The Lion King", to paint a vivid picture of our journeys, inviting you to laugh and learn alongside us.Pull up a chair and lend an ear as we engage with our live chat, bringing you into our circle to dissect the Earthworks ethos microphone and the surprising affordability of high-quality audio gear. We'll escort you behind the scenes of a creator's life, sharing the joy and jitters of preparing for industry events and the chuckle-worthy mix-ups of sharing a common name on the internet. With us, every conversation is an opportunity for insight and unexpected connections.Embark on an adventure with us where the serendipity of unplanned experiences at conferences like NAB is as cherished as the moments spent quoting movie lines or reminiscing about the evolution of Las Vegas hotel themes. Whether you're a gear enthusiast, a creative professional, or just in for the warm camaraderie, our table is set for a feast of topics that promises to enrich, entertain, and maybe even inspire your next big idea. So tune in as we share the twists and turns of our creative lives and the vibrant community that shapes them.🟣 CONNECT WITH HEATHER —My Vlog Channel: http://www.youtube.com/heatherjustcreateMy Tutorial Channel: http://www.youtube.com/heatherramirezInstagram: http://www.instagram.com/heatherjustc...Website: http://www.heatherjustcreate.com🟣 CONNECT WITH TOM —YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/tombuck Instagram: @sodarntom
Tech Troubles and Creative Triumphs
May 2 2024
Tech Troubles and Creative Triumphs
Picture this: you’ve just wrapped up a tough week, and you’re looking for that perfect blend of tech insight and personal connection to kick off the weekend. You’ve found it at the Couple’s Table, where today we’re serving up a candid feast of conversation, from the quirks of tech gear reliability to the heartwarming tales of growth within our YouTube Huddle Up Community. Our gears grind over a temperamental Sony lens, but we don’t let it cloud the lively debate over camera brands or the shared triumphs of our fellow creators. Imagine diving headfirst into the intricate dance of content strategy, navigating the whims of algorithms while remaining steadfast in our educational mission. Our episode is a harmony of personal anecdotes and professional experiences, where you’ll learn how to strike that elusive balance between appeasing the algorithm and fulfilling our creative passions. We ponder over the intricacies of channel expansion and share giggles over freeze frames, as we embrace the technical gremlins that join us this week.Join us as we explore the profound impact of creativity and community, understanding that each piece of content shared is a tile in the vibrant mosaic of our collective experience. We wrap up with heartfelt thanks, leaving you with a sprinkle of good vibes and the anticipation of what’s to come at the NAB Show. So grab your headphones, and let’s close out the week together with a dose of inspiration and a side of laughter here at the Couple’s Table.🟣 CONNECT WITH HEATHER —My Vlog Channel: http://www.youtube.com/heatherjustcreateMy Tutorial Channel: http://www.youtube.com/heatherramirezInstagram: http://www.instagram.com/heatherjustc...Website: http://www.heatherjustcreate.com🟣 CONNECT WITH TOM —YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/tombuck Instagram: @sodarntom
Creator Chat: Gear, AI, and NAB 2024!
Mar 28 2024
Creator Chat: Gear, AI, and NAB 2024!
Ever experience that heart-sinking sensation when your trusted tech goes haywire? That's precisely where my tale begins this week, with my Sony 24mm 1.4 GM lens throwing a wrench into my creative process. Yet, it's not all gloomy skies; Heather's infectious positivity is a ray of sunshine that transforms the YouTube Huddle Up community into a space where camaraderie and inspiration flourish.Navigating the content creation landscape is akin to steering a ship through uncharted waters—exciting, unpredictable, and demanding adaptability. We peek behind the curtain at how we manage topics that may not tickle everyone's fancy while giving a nod to the underestimated joys of personal growth through content development. Whether you're a seasoned creator or just dipping your toes into these waters, we traverse through these thought-provoking elements together.Wrapping things up, we ponder over the conundrum of content creation hiatuses and the tightrope walk of respecting intellectual property. Planning for the future is peppered with anticipation for community initiatives and the saga of overcoming technical gremlins during our livestream. Join us as we weather the storms and celebrate the sunshine, with a promise of more conversations to enrich your creative journey next week.🟣 CONNECT WITH HEATHER —My Vlog Channel: http://www.youtube.com/heatherjustcreateMy Tutorial Channel: http://www.youtube.com/heatherramirezInstagram: http://www.instagram.com/heatherjustc...Website: http://www.heatherjustcreate.com🟣 CONNECT WITH TOM —YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/tombuck Instagram: @sodarntom
Time to Catch Up!
Mar 6 2024
Time to Catch Up!
(This is an AI generated description, we just wanted to see what it would do 😁 )Gather 'round at the couple's table for a content creators' soiree, where the spontaneous serenades of Heather and the dynamic aura of February set the scene. Our live audience gets a warm virtual hug, with a shoutout to friends like Spire Lab and Home Sick Mac, who've joined the flow of our digital hangout. This episode is a treasure trove for anyone looking to rejuvenate their Ecamp skills or seeking an escape into Drew's art-adorned world, as we dream of teleporting to his gallery walk. Plus, we're buzzing with excitement over our Just Create More community's comeback—a safe haven from the trolls, where content creators unite and thrive.This chatty session isn't just about the pleasantries; we tackle the gritty reality of our love-hate relationship with wireless audio systems and their sealed-in battery woes. I lay out the conundrum faced by tech aficionados when grappling with the eventual demise of their cherished gadgets from brands like Rode and Deity. It's a candid chat that resonates with our community, as we look beyond the shiny exterior of our favorite devices to their finite lifespans. Joining the dialogue, Bill spills the beans on his content-sharing strategies, igniting a broader tête-à-tête on the ideal platforms for tutorials and streams. Soski chimes in too, inspiring us to rethink workspace organization for peak creativity and efficiency.As we reach the episode's end, we venture into the whimsical world of wildlife cams, sharing our fascination with the Royal Albatross and its fluffy offspring. The Boston Main Live feed has us hooked, and we delve into how these 24/7 nature peep shows double as nifty fundraisers. The fun escalates as our buddy Tom throws in a word association game, weaving playful banter with a sprinkle of unexpected tech insights. And before we sign off, get pumped for the insider scoop on the National Association of Broadcasters event and a quirky iPhone tidbit that'll whisk you down memory lane. Tune in for this episode and let your creativity, tech love, and sense of community soar!🟣 CONNECT WITH HEATHER —My Vlog Channel: http://www.youtube.com/heatherjustcreateMy Tutorial Channel: http://www.youtube.com/heatherramirezInstagram: http://www.instagram.com/heatherjustc...Website: http://www.heatherjustcreate.com🟣 CONNECT WITH TOM —YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/tombuck Instagram: @sodarntom