Housewives And Me

Conor Behan

Housewives and Me is a brand new podcast about why we love The Real Housewives. Host Conor Behan (RTE 2FM, Popsessed) is joined by some of his favourite people to discuss their Housewives viewing habits.

James Patrice talks RHONY, RHOBH, RHOP and More!
Jun 21 2022
James Patrice talks RHONY, RHOBH, RHOP and More!
This week Instagram fave and TV host James Patrice stops by to break down his newfound love for Real Housewives.  His binge watching has taken him on a true journey from RHOBH and the pop career of Erika Jayne, the joys of Karen on RHOP, the wild ways of the women of RHOSLC and he's currently in the midst of discovering the joys of RHONY season 10.  Plus, could Malahide Woman cut it as a Real Housewife? James is hosting The Doll Ball in Twenty Two on Weds June 22nd, you can get tickets here. The event is raising funds for BelongTo who support LGTBQI youth in Ireland who you can donate to here. The raffle on the night will also raise funds for Sligo Pride. You can follow James on Instagram, Twitter and TikTok. His RTE Player show Battle of the Food Trucks will be back in July, you can catch season 1 here. As you will have heard in the intro, as of this episode the podcast is taking a hiatus. We'll be back with new episodes later on this year, keep an eye on our social media for updates! If you're out over Dublin Pride, you can catch Conor DJing at The George Thursday June 23rd and on Saturday June 24th he's at the Pride Disco Drag Brunch at The Well from 12 - 4, tickets available here. He'll be playing at the Mother Pride Block Party (Weekend tickets available here) and The George from midnight til close. You can find this podcast on both Instagram and Twitter and follow Conor on Instagram and Twitter too! You can follow wherever you get your podcasts to be first to hear new episodes when they return. If you’re enjoying the show and listening on Apple Podcasts rating and reviewing the show is a huge help too. You can now rate the show on Spotify too so if that’s where you listen please consider giving the show a rating! Housewives and Me is produced, edited and hosted by Conor Behan. Thanks for listening!
Georgie Crawford talks RHOBH, RHONY, RHONJ and More!
May 24 2022
Georgie Crawford talks RHOBH, RHONY, RHONJ and More!
This week is joined by health coach and host of the The Good Glow Georgie Crawford for a look at her long-time love of Real Housewives! Georgie tells Conor how RHONY introduced her to the franchise and why she's a fan of Bethenny, she discusses RHOBH and why she got on fan fave character all wrong, reveals why RHONJ might be her fave Housewives show and her thoughts on Teresa V Melissa and also praises RHOP and wonders if RHOC needs to do something. Plus Georgie chats about Irish stars that could appear on the show, which Housewives should love to have on The Good Glow and more! You can find Georgie's podcast The Good Glow wherever you get your podcasts including Spotify and Apple. The new spin-off Soul Sisters hosted by Georgie and Claire Solan is on that podcast feed too! You can visit The Good Glow's website for more info on recipes and courses on offer. Plus you can get tickets for The Good Glow live at the National Concert Hall on May 30th here. And of course you can find Georgie on Instagram and Twitter. You can find this podcast on both Instagram and Twitter and follow Conor on Instagram and Twitter too! New episodes arrive every Tuesday, follow so you never miss an episode. If you’re enjoying the show and listening on Apple Podcasts rating and reviewing the show is a huge help too. You can now rate the show on Spotify too so if that’s where you listen please consider giving the show a rating. Housewives and Me is produced, edited and hosted by Conor Behan. Thanks for listening!
RHOBH Premiere Recap and Danielle Lindemann on What Reality TV Says About Us!
May 17 2022
RHOBH Premiere Recap and Danielle Lindemann on What Reality TV Says About Us!
RHOBH is back and Conor dives into the season premiere for his thoughts to kick off this week’s episode! What’s up with Erika? Are Garcelle and Sutton besties forever? Can Dorit deal with her shock while filming the show? The recap kicks off at 0.55 this week’s interview begins at 11:38. Then Conor talks to author and sociologist Danielle Lindemann about her new book True Story: What Reality TV Says About Us and her own thoughts on the Real Housewives. Danielle uses examples from Real Housewives in her book showing how class, wealth, racial stereotypes and gender all play out on the shows. Danielle discusses this season of RHOC and how much the show has changed, RHOBH and what it says about wealth, discusses how stereotypes play out on RHOP and why RHOSLC is both something new and also familiar for Housewives fans. All that and much more in a conversation that will change how you think about Real Housewives! Danielle’s book is available at Irish retailers like Easons and O'Mahony's. There’s an eBook on Amazon also. You can find her on Twitter and check out her website here. You can find this podcast on both Instagram and Twitter and follow Conor on Instagram and Twitter too! New episodes arrive every Tuesday, follow so you never miss an episode. If you’re enjoying the show and listening on Apple Podcasts rating and reviewing the show is a huge help too. You can now rate the show on Spotify too so if that’s where you listen please consider giving the show a rating! Housewives and Me is produced, edited and hosted by Conor Behan. Thanks for listening!
Evan Ross Katz Returns to Talk Beverly Hills, Buffy, New York and More!
Apr 26 2022
Evan Ross Katz Returns to Talk Beverly Hills, Buffy, New York and More!
We’re back after a short break and we’ve got an amazing guest to celebrate! Evan Ross Katz, host of the podcast Shut Up Evan and author of new book Into Every Generation A Slayer Is Born: How Buffy Staked Our Hearts, returns to discuss all manner of Housewives hot topics.   Evan goes deep on the return of Heather DuBrow to RHOC and the Noella of it all, RHONJ and why it’s missing the kookiness factor, how RHOSLC could be rejigged for season 3 and why social media drama may not be a good omen before a new season of RHOBH. Evan also discusses the big news about the fate of RHONY and weighs in on what names he’d like to see on both the reboot and the legacy show, whether Bethenny or Nene is more iconic (please note, this episode was recorded before the news of Nene’s lawsuit against Bravo broke) and of course as the author of a book on Buffy we find out which Buffy character would make it onto Housewives. All that and so much more! You can follow Evan on Instagram and Twitter. His book is out now in Ireland the UK via Hachette. You can order it from local bookshops like O’Mahony's in Ireland, in the UK you can use Bookshop.org to buy it from indie bookshops and both the print and eBook are available on Amazon UK. Evan’s podcast Shut Up Evan is available wherever you get your podcasts including on platforms like Apple and Spotify. You can find this podcast on both Instagram and Twitter and follow Conor on Instagram and Twitter too! New episodes arrive every Tuesday, follow so you never miss an episode. If you’re enjoying the show and listening on Apple Podcasts rating and reviewing the show is a huge help too. You can now rate the show on Spotify too so if that’s where you listen please consider giving the show a rating! Housewives and Me is produced, edited and hosted by Conor Behan. Thanks for listening!
Lauren O’Neill talks RHOSLC Season 2 incl. Meredith and Lisa, Jen’s Arrest And More!
Mar 29 2022
Lauren O’Neill talks RHOSLC Season 2 incl. Meredith and Lisa, Jen’s Arrest And More!
Following a mammoth second season Real Housewives of Salt Lake City has finally taken a break (for now). With so much hype leading up to it did this season live up to expectations? And what do we want from season 3? For a special post mortem on RHOSLC Season 2, Conor is joined by journalist Lauren O'Neill (The i Paper, Vice, Rolling Stone UK). Lauren discusses the Meredith Lisa fallout, Heather's questionable reunion vibes, Jen Shah somehow dodging questions about her arrest and much more from this unpredictable season. Plus she discusses RHONY, RHOBH, how British and American reality TV differ and much more.   You can follow Lauren O'Neill on Twitter and Instagram. You can read her recent piece on RHOSLC here.   This episode was recorded before the news about 2 (!) new RHONY shows headed our way. Tomorrow (Wednesday) you'll get a special bonus mini ep where writer Jenn Gannon joins Conor to talk about the story. If there's any change to the release schedule for that ep we'll let you know on our social media accounts.   You can find this podcast on both Instagram and Twitter and follow Conor on Instagram and Twitter too! New episodes arrive every Tuesday, follow so you never miss an episode. If you’re enjoying the show and listening on Apple Podcasts rating and reviewing the show is a huge help too. You can now rate the show on Spotify too so if that’s where you listen please consider giving the show a rating! Housewives and Me is produced, edited and hosted by Conor Behan. Thanks for listening!