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The Date Podcast, hosted by Emma Pineda and Zorric Sia, interviews celebrities, talks pop news, discuss dating dos and don'ts, and debates relationship topics.

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Dating During Quarantine With Special Guest Stephanie Ver Eecke

  • April 16, 2021
  • 1:06:12
Emma and Zorric invite Stephanie Ver Eecke, from Love at First Flight, back to the show. Stephanie gives us a recap of her dating life more..

Tinder Profile Background Checks

  • April 5, 2021
  • 47:35
Emma and Zorric discuss an app that is implementing an option for background checks. Tinder announced they are partnering up with Garbo to integrate a more..

Couples Finding Love Through Dating Apps Have Stronger Long-Term Success

  • March 19, 2021
  • 32:54
Emma and Zorric talk about a popular 90s movie that is coming back with a new lead. They discuss a study from Switzerland which explored more..

Valentines Day Chocolate Tasting With Cindy From Coco Andre

  • February 11, 2021
  • 49:18
Emma and Zorric invite Cindy Pedraza from Coco Andre. They taste test nine different chocolate truffles. Cindy suggests pairing them with mineral water or prosecco. more..

Is He Ready to Commit?

  • February 11, 2021
  • 41:25
Emma and Zorric debate signs that he is not ready to commit. What factors benefit a relationship? Is it possible to have some signs that more..

Our Resolutions for 2020 and 2021!

  • February 8, 2021
  • 35:40
Emma and Zorric discuss resolutions they may have made for 2020. Did they work on any resolution? Do they decide to create ones for 2021? more..

Best & Worst TV Couples with Christina Haberken, Hello Harlot Founder

  • January 22, 2021
  • 1:28:00
Emma and Zorric invite Christina Haberken owner and creative mind behind Hello Harlot. Christina shares using Match when it was one of the only services more..

Special Guest Andrea Hoyos, Date and Debate Podcast Host

  • January 10, 2021
  • 1:28:16
Emma and Zorric invite Andrea Hoyos host of the Date and Debate Podcast. They discuss celebrity gossip and the importance of spending time with your more..

Special Guest Liz Cuyan, Modern Day Mujeres Podcast Co-Host

  • December 29, 2020
  • 1:22:52
Emma and Zorric invite Liz Cuyan from Modern Day Mujeres. Liz shares how Modern Day Mujeres came about. Liz shares about past relationships and what more..

Our Favorite Celebrity Couples with Special Guest Noura Dayy

  • December 8, 2020
  • 1:21:07
Emma and Zorric invite Noura Dayy from the How We Are Friends Podcast. They share opinions on what makes certain celebrity couples work. Do they more..

Brian Howie, Creator & Host of The Great Love Debate

  • November 23, 2020
  • 1:05:40
Emma and Zorric invite Brian Howie from The Great Love Debate back to the show. They talk about the “player phase.” What does it mean? more..

COVID First Date Etiquette with Special Guest Amanda Hendrix

  • November 7, 2020
  • 1:17:02
Emma and Zorric invite Amanda “ReRe” Sparkles back to the show! Zorric catches her off guard as he mentions a story she shared her first more..

Special Guest Christiana Yebra, Vouch CEO

  • October 21, 2020
  • 1:23:44
Emma and Zorric invite Christiana Yebra, CEO of Vouch. They discuss how Vouch was created and how it’s set apart from traditional dating apps. Emma more..

Special Guests Danielle Dietzek and Julie Griggs, Fourplay Double Dating App Founders

  • October 4, 2020
  • 1:08:26
Emma and Zorric invite Fourplay Co-founders Danielle and Julie. They test their friendship by playing a friendship game. Danielle and Julie discuss how Fourplay works. more..

Dating Preferences With Special Guest Kali McDonald

  • September 24, 2020
  • 1:21:07
Emma and Zorric invite one of their favorite guests, Kali McDonald! They all share how their preferences in dating may or may not have changed. more..

Special Guest Janelle Gettmann, Dating During Quarantine

  • September 14, 2020
  • 1:10:00
Emma and Zorric invite Janelle Gettmann on the show. Janelle shares how she met and is currently dating someone she met before and during COVID-19 more..

Will I Ever Find the Right Person?

  • September 3, 2020
  • 39:10
Emma and Zorric discuss how our “Dating Clock” is activated during this time. So will you ever find the “right person?” What can you do more..

Special Guest Sydney Washington From Events and Adventures

  • August 27, 2020
  • 1:06:38
Emma and Zorric invite Sydney Washington from Events and Adventures. Sydney shares the process of joining Events and Adventures and the events you attend. Special more..

Dating Apps and Security Features

  • August 20, 2020
  • 37:34
Emma and Zorric discuss a partnership between a dating app and a security app that will provide more safety measures for the LGBTQ+ community. They more..

What Information Can Your Dating App Share?

  • August 10, 2020
  • 32:57
Emma and Zorric discuss an app that is taking safety measures to make sure your information stays safe. Zorric explains details so that Emma can more..

Are you “good” or “bad” at dating?

  • July 27, 2020
  • 32:37
Emma and Zorric are taking a Buzzfeed dating quiz. Are they “good” or “bad” at dating? Were they surprised by the results? Creators and Hosts: more..

Dating During Quarantine With Daphene Woods David Boone

  • June 27, 2020
  • 49:40
Emma and Zorric talk to a couple who has made it work while we socially isolated during COVID-19. What changed about their dating style before more..

How to Stay Mentally Fit During COVID-19

  • June 15, 2020
  • 48:48
Emma and Zorric talk about 10 tips on how to stay mentally fit during COVID-19. Creators and Hosts: Emma Pineda IG: @its_emmap Zorric Sia IG: more..

Why Virtual Dating Isn’t Enough

  • June 7, 2020
  • 47:32
Emma and Zorric talk about what happens with your “video”‘dates become “in-person” dates. Will the relationship fizzle? What does our brain do when we meet more..

What Is Okay to Share on Your Dating Profile?

  • May 29, 2020
  • 39:21
Emma and Zorric discuss information that is being shared on dating profiles during COVID. What is okay to share on the profile? Is their information more..

How to Test Your Relationship During COVID

  • May 22, 2020
  • 33:35
Emma and Zorric decided to test their friendship by taking a “relationship” quiz. Will their friendship survive quarantine and social distancing? They also share two more..

To Quote Britney Spears: My Loneliness is Killing Me

  • May 15, 2020
  • 47:51
Emma and Zorric discuss how loneliness affects the way we swipe on dating apps. Can people make genuine connections during this time? Zorric also auditions more..

Improv Troupe Squishin’ Impossible Talks Coronavirus, Plays Games and Tests Friendships

  • May 6, 2020
  • 1:13:20
Emma and Zorric invite Squishin’ Impossible back on the show, Carl, Krystal, Stephen, Kelsey, Darren and Alex. They all share how they are coping with more..

How to Have a Great First Virtual Date

  • May 1, 2020
  • 47:41
Emma and Zorric share how to make your first virtual date flattering to you. Do you set up a room? How do you find the more..

Zumping: An Innovative Way to Break Someone’s Heart

  • April 22, 2020
  • 35:55
Emma and Zorric discuss a new dating trend: ZUMPING. What is it? Do you want to do it? Do you want it done to you? more..

Self-Care and Relationships During Quarantine Julianne Schroeder, LPC, RYT

  • April 15, 2020
  • 1:09:30
Emma and Zorric invite Julianne Schroeder, LPC, RYT to share what we can do for self-care. If you’re single what can you do for yourself? more..

Special Guest Alex Castillo, Dating During Quarantine and Bumble

  • April 8, 2020
  • 1:02:13
Emma and Zorric invite Alex Castillo, Event and Partnership Manager at Bumble on the show. Alex shares different ways Bumble connects users with dates, friends, more..

How to Date During the Age of Coronavirus

  • April 1, 2020
  • 37:09
Emma and Zorric discuss how to safely date during the quarantine. Hint: it all revolves around you staying home. They share different ways you can more..

The History of Courting Rituals

  • March 22, 2020
  • 40:37
Emma and Zorric discuss the history of courting rituals. Who created courting rituals? How long have courting rituals/rules been used? Which rituals are still being more..

‘Love Is Blind’ Review: Finale and Reunion

  • March 11, 2020
  • 1:06:21
Emma and Zorric recap the finale and the reunion. Where they surprised by the couples that said “I do” or “I don’t”? What did they more..

‘Love Is Blind’ Review: Netflix’s New Dating Show

  • March 3, 2020
  • 50:24
Emma and Zorric review the Netflix show Love Is Blind. They discuss the premise, characters, and story development. Are any of these couples meant to more..

How Pets Impact Your Chances Of Finding Love

  • February 27, 2020
  • 38:40
Emma and Zorric discuss two reunions happening in the entertainment world. Who is reuniting? They discuss how pictures of pets affect positively affect dating profiles. more..

Special Guest Laleh Hancock, Bouncing Back From a Divorce or Intense Breakup

  • February 18, 2020
  • 1:02:21
Emma and Zorric invite Laleh Hancock, life and communication coach, management and professional services consultant, and facilitator of several Access Consciousness courses including Wealth Creators. more..

What to Do on Valentines Day

  • February 12, 2020
  • 57:19
Emma and Zorric flip the script on the podcast. Emma asks Zorric for listener advice. Emma and Zorric discuss The Oscar winners and surprises. What more..

Tips on How to Matchmake Your Friends

  • February 5, 2020
  • 54:47
Emma and Zorric talk about their favorite parts of the Super Bowl. Surprisingly, Emma loves the commercials and Zorric loves watching the game. Emma recaps more..

Does Age Matter?

  • January 29, 2020
  • 38:16
Emma and Zorric share two people that are leaving a beloved reality TV series. Zorric shares a new obsession with Marrying a Millionaire, which brings more..

“I Don’t Want A Pen Pal” with Amanda Hendrix

  • January 22, 2020
  • 1:30:11
Emma and Zorric invite Amanda Hendrix, one of our favorite guests! We ask about her dating life and get an update. The group discusses” Four more..

Mama-Hoe, Oversharing, and Boundaries with Julianne Schroeder, LPC, RYT

  • January 15, 2020
  • 1:13:32
Emma and Zorric invite Julianne Schroeder, LPC, RYT to talk about boundaries and oversharing on first dates. How can we set boundaries on the first more..

We Failed Our 2019 Dating New Year’s Resolutions

  • January 7, 2020
  • 46:56
Emma and Zorric discuss engagements and affairs. They share what they did for the holidays. They review their list of “tries” from 2019 and share more..

Special Guest Simone Milasas, International Speaker and Author of “Relationship. Are You Sure You Want One?”

  • December 18, 2019
  • 1:04:52
Emma and Zorric invite Simone International Speaker and Author of “Relationship. Are You Sure You Want One?” They discuss her book and delve into the more..

We Call Match Holiday Hotline to Ask for Dating Advice with Special Guest Kathy Alan

  • December 10, 2019
  • 1:24:19
Emma and Zorric invite Kathy Alan to the show. They discuss newlyweds and the winner of Dancing With The Stars. How is the winner tied more..

Do You Need to Be Happy Alone in Order to Be Happy in a Relationship?

  • December 3, 2019
  • 39:44
Emma and Zorric discuss celebrities celebrating anniversaries and a Bravolebrity that is in a new relationship. They discuss the question, “Do you need to be more..

Friendsgiving and Dating with Lilliesha Grandberry, LPC

  • November 19, 2019
  • 1:14:39
Emma and Zorric invite Lilliesha Grandberry, LPC. They discuss what it means when you “like” a picture on an app versus sending a message. Is more..

Dating Stories and Fitness with Selena Guerra, Dallas Pure Barre Ambassador

  • November 12, 2019
  • 1:05:16
Emma and Zorric invite Selena Guerra, Pure Barre Ambassador for Dallas, to discuss dating at the gym. What does being “self-partnered” mean and who has more..

I Just Saw My Ex on a Dating App!

  • November 6, 2019
  • 48:24
Emma and Zorric spend time reviewing why it’s cuffing season! What happens with Emma and Zorric when they record on Text Your Ex Day? Do more..

Angelique Sherman from ABC’s The Bachelor, Season 23

  • October 29, 2019
  • 51:34
Emma and Zorric invite Angelique Sherman from The Bachelor, Season 23. Who was invited to Jennifer Lawrence’s wedding? What was Angelique’s experience on the show? more..

Revian Chang from ABC’s The Bachelor, Season 23

  • October 22, 2019
  • 51:36
Emma and Zorric invite Revian Chang from The Bachelor (Season 23) and Bachelor in Paradise. They talk about celebrity divorces and marriages. Revian talks about more..

Dating Tips from Sean Terwilliger, Health Coach, and Crossfit Instructor

  • October 16, 2019
  • 1:11:57
Emma and Zorric invite Sean Terwilliger, Health Coach, and CrossFit Instructor, to the show! They discuss if it is every appropriate or okay to hit more..

Fitness and Dating with Alexa Nguyen

  • October 8, 2019
  • 1:21:02
Emma and Zorric invite Alexa Nguyen who works out at Body Machine Fitness and Next Generation MMA! What are her opinions on fitness and dating? more..

Award Shows, Games, and Working Out with Cale O’Bryan

  • October 1, 2019
  • 1:34:31
Emma and Zorric invite Cale, again, to the show. Does Emma finally say his name on the show? Emma discusses who wins during the Emmys. more..

No More Filters on Dating App Profiles!

  • September 24, 2019
  • 52:51
Emma and Zorric discuss if women are allowed to be more shallow than men. Is it okay for the women to pick out her ring more..

Brittany Taylor from ABC’s The Bachelor, Season 22

  • September 10, 2019
  • 1:09:45
Emma and Zorric invite Brittany Taylor from The Bachelor Season 22. She shares her experience on the show. How many times has she lived in more..

Should You Share Phone Passwords?

  • September 4, 2019
  • 44:42
Emma and Zorric debate sharing phone passwords in relationships. Is it ever okay to request or exchange passwords? What does it mean in the relationship more..

Avoid Asking These Questions on a First Date!

  • August 28, 2019
  • 58:23
Emma and Zorric ask each other questions that you probably shouldn’t ask on a first date. How does Emma react to Zorric’s questions? Is it more..

Kirpa Sudick from ABC’s The Bachelor, Season 23

  • August 20, 2019
  • 55:01
Emma and Zorric invite Kirpa Sudick from The Bachelor, Season 23. They delve into Kirpa’s experience on The Bachelor. What did she enjoy and learn more..

Matchmaking in 30 Days?

  • August 15, 2019
  • 1:00:01
Emma and Zorric share who is speculated to be the next “Bachelor,” if anyone… Whose fans think a celebrity and boyfriend are engaged? They discuss more..

Office Relationships: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

  • July 31, 2019
  • 49:08
Emma and Zorric share a celebrity birthday and an engagement. What advice do they give to a sloppy kisser? They discuss if office romances are more..

The Date Podcast Turns 100!

  • July 27, 2019
  • 1:01:20
Emma and Zorric celebrate 100 episodes! Emma rants on about Comic-Con in San Diego and all the celebrities that attended. Will Emma ever get over more..

How To Turn Your Summer Fling Into Something Serious

  • July 4, 2019
  • 49:46
Emma and Zorric share how to turn your summer fling into something more serious. Can it be done? Which celebrity couple recently broke up? Who more..

Summer Dating with Special Guest Amanda DeGraff

  • June 26, 2019
  • 1:36:33
Emma and Zorric invite Amanda DeGraff, Communications Consultant, and Wine Enthusiast. Which celebrity couple is working through marital issues through marriage therapy? Emma reviews The more..

How to Be Single in the Summer

  • June 18, 2019
  • 35:28
Emma and Zorric talk about a celebrity couple whose relationship is getting stronger. Someone besides Emma celebrated a birthday over the weekend. Emma and Zorric more..

When Everyone is Engaged, Except Me. FML

  • June 13, 2019
  • 52:17
Emma and Zorric share who the new actor to play Batman is and how they feel about him. They discuss which couple was married recently. more..

Emma is Absent, Zorric Rants About Dating and Starbucks

  • June 5, 2019
  • 25:20
Emma is out on vacation while Zorric talks about how going to Starbucks is directly related to dating. He also discusses the trend of dating more..

Game of Thrones and Dating Lessons, Emma Keeps Crying

  • May 28, 2019
  • 36:42
Emma and Zorric discuss all things Game of Thrones. What valuable dating lessons did they learn from watching the show? Hint: Emma cries a lot more..

Special Guest Shane White, The Match Artist

  • May 21, 2019
  • 1:09:57
Emma and Zorric invite Shane White, founder of The Match Artist. Emma talks about her feelings over the last Game of Thrones season and her more..

Spencer Burnett, The Cool Guy’s Guide: The Game of Romance

  • May 14, 2019
  • 1:04:00
Emma and Zorric invite Spencer Burnett to talk about his new book, The Cool Guy’s Guide: The Game of Romance. Spencer guides us through the more..

What Polyamory Is Really like with Polyamorous Couple Lindsey and Jonathan

  • May 7, 2019
  • 1:16:47
Emma and Zorric invite Lindsey and Jonathan Arce, married couple. Emma shares which of her favorite celebrity couple has officially gotten married. Which Ryan is more..

Special Guest Sarah from Netflix’s Dating Around

  • May 1, 2019
  • 46:58
Emma and Zorric invite Sarah from Netflix Dating Around. Emma shares the new person JWoww is dating. Who is this new man? Sarah shares about more..

What You Need to Know If You Are Casually Dating

  • April 23, 2019
  • 44:19
Emma and Zorric debate whether Jason Momoa is hot or not without a beard. What does Emma’s birthday and Madonna have in common? They discuss more..

The Link Between Dating and Fitness With Special Guest Michelle Kaiser

  • April 16, 2019
  • 1:32:28
Emma and Zorric invite Michelle Kaiser, a fitness enthusiast. Emma talks about Game of Thrones finally being on air and the betting pool she has more..

How Much of a Role Does Race Play into Online Dating?

  • April 9, 2019
  • 56:03
Emma and Zorric invite Jinohn Temple, LMFT, to the show. Emma talks about a celebrity couple who was married over the weekend and a proposal more..

Nachos with Special Guest Dating Coach Spencer Burnett

  • April 2, 2019
  • 1:17:57
Emma and Zorric invite Spencer Burnett, Creator of Precise Language, Author of “The Cool Guys Guide to Romance.” They dive into Spencer’s role in guiding/helping more..

Special Guests Kim Seltzer and Brian Howie, Great Love Debate!

  • March 26, 2019
  • 1:22:29
Emma and Zorric invite Kim Seltzer and Brian Howie. Emma shares Game of Thrones countdown. They all discuss Pete Davidson and Kate Beckinsale’s romance. Kim more..

Managing Married Life with Special Guests Cindy and Mando from Cocoandre

  • March 19, 2019
  • 2:30:12
Emma and Zorric invite Cindy and Mando from CocoAndre! Emma shares who was recently engaged and the possible cost of their ring. They talk to more..

You Need a Dating Prenup

  • March 12, 2019
  • 44:31
Emma and Zorric discuss all things Game of Thrones. How many days are left until the premiere? How are Game of Thrones and The Jonas more..

What Went Wrong at Our First Live Recording

  • February 26, 2019
  • 46:12
Emma and Zorric discuss what went right and wrong at their first live recording. Thank you to everyone that joined and agreed to record! They more..

Live from the Mix. Mingle. Valentine’s Day Event

  • February 19, 2019
  • 1:01:30
Emma and Zorric record LIVE from their Meet. Mix. Mingle. Valentine’s Day Event at Vidorra in Deep Ellum! They have past guests from the show, more..

Valentine’s Day Myths Debunked

  • February 12, 2019
  • 55:47
Emma and Zorric review the Grammy awards! Who won? Who lost? Did their favorite artists win? Zorric reads from his favorite book, “Things You Should more..

Is Once a Cheater, Always a Cheater, Really True?

  • February 4, 2019
  • 43:44
Emma and Zorric talk about the latest Sundance Film that looks creepy and fascinating. Hint: One of Emma’s favorite actor is the main character. Is more..

Texting After The First Date

  • January 29, 2019
  • 53:09
Emma and Zorric discuss Oscar nominees. Who was robbed of a nomination? They go over what you can do if you don’t hear back after more..

How to Compromise in a Relationship

  • January 22, 2019
  • 54:25
Emma and Zorric share who is staring in Celebrity Big Brother and guess who could be on The Masked Singer. They discuss what compromises are more..

Dating Someone from a Different Political Party

  • January 15, 2019
  • 1:01:21
Emma and Zorric talk about the political line that stops us from dating someone from the opposite party? Can people with two different views be more..

How to Safely Online Date

  • January 8, 2019
  • 1:03:30
Emma and Zorric share what you should do to stay safe while online dating and being cautious from potential scammers. Emma talks about a recent more..

Happy New Year! Five Things to Change or Begin Implementing in Our Dating Lives

  • January 1, 2019
  • 48:49
Emma and Zorric share their New Year Dating Resolutions! They each share five things they want to change or begin implementing in their dating lives. more..

How to Survive Christmas Stress

  • December 25, 2018
  • 49:10
Emma and Zorric listen to Christmas Rap Music! What is Christmas Rap Music? You have to listen to the episode. They share their fondest Christmas more..

Why Couples Gain Love Weight

  • December 18, 2018
  • 45:31
Emma and Zorric celebrate the newly crowned Miss Universe. They share what they did for Zorric’s Birthday and which celebrity they met! They discuss why more..

20 Dating Behaviors of Confident Women

  • December 11, 2018
  • 1:20:21
Emma and Zorric invite Shannon Gavigan, LPC. They discuss Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra’s 3-day wedding. Zorric shares what other animals he wants to include more..

How to Slide into the DMs

  • December 4, 2018
  • 57:00
Emma and Zorric celebrate a star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame. Emma raves about the speech he gave. Zorric leads the conversation on sliding into more..

Should You Choose Career or Love?

  • November 27, 2018
  • 1:06:38
Emma and Zorric discuss FRIENDS with Kali again! Yeah! Before they recap the show, Emma shares which of her favorite celebrities/idols has recently become single. more..

What Is a Break?

  • November 23, 2018
  • 50:18
Emma and Zorric bring back Kali!! Emma tries to be a comedian by telling “funny dad” jokes to both Zorric and Kali. Emma and Kali more..

Should You Bring Your Date to Thanksgiving Dinner?

  • November 21, 2018
  • 40:33
Emma and Zorric discuss this week’s highest grossing movie. Who saw it and had feelings about it. They discuss four things to help you decide more..

Gender Norms That Hinder Our Dating Lives with Special Guest De Colores Radio

  • November 16, 2018
  • 2:13:51
Emma and Zorric invite Eva Arreguin and Rafael Tamayo from De Colores Radio. Eva and Rafa share their background and how they created their podcast. more..

Deal Breakers You Should Reconsider

  • November 13, 2018
  • 39:05
Emma and Zorric discuss Danielle Fishell’s wedding and who her guests were. They share who the new People’s Sexiest Man is: Idris Elba. Emma and more..

Is Hookup Culture Putting an End to Anniversaries?

  • November 9, 2018
  • 39:30
Emma and Zorric review Gwyneth Paltrow’s wedding pictures. They talk about anniversaries (not wedding anniversaries) and how the idea was created. They debate what they more..

Why Some Millennials Think Travel Is More Important Than Sex

  • November 6, 2018
  • 36:41
Emma and Zorric talk about a Game Of Thrones actor who was upset while reading the script. Emma and Zorric debate if they would pick more..

If You Can’t Shake These 8 Concerns About Your Partner, They May Not Be “The One”

  • November 2, 2018
  • 1:00:28
Emma and Zorric share which Twilight celeb made it Insta official over the weekend. They talk about how many kids they want. Emma reminds Zorric more..

Halloween Weekend Is the Perfect Time to Meet Guys

  • October 30, 2018
  • 51:43
Emma and Zorric review attending The Great Love Debate with Brian Howie. They share what they learned and enjoyed from the show, and what they more..

Brian Howie, Creator & Host of The Great Love Debate

  • October 26, 2018
  • 1:19:50
Emma and Zorric invite Brian Howie, author of How To Find LOVE in 60 Seconds, Creator/Host of “The Great Love Debate” World Tour, and The more..

Amanda Hendrix from ABC’s The Proposal

  • October 23, 2018
  • 1:20:25
Emma and Zorric invite Amanda Hendrix, a contestant from The Proposal. Amanda shares her process on being cast on the show and her experience while more..

Thoughts You Should Never Keep From Your Partner

  • October 19, 2018
  • 38:10
Emma and Zorric discuss a celebrity couple who has filed for divorce and kept their anniversary date (awww) They review six thoughts couples should discuss more..

Bad Habits to Avoid Early on in Relationships

  • October 16, 2018
  • 31:18
Emma and Zorric discuss a recent celebrity break up. They discuss habits couples should tend to avoid while in the relationship. Is it ever okay more..

Everyday Therapy Hosts Talk Yoga and Dating

  • October 12, 2018
  • 1:26:01
Emma and Zorric invite Everyday Therapy podcasters Jacy Rader, LPC, RYT, Julianne Schroeder, LPC, RYT, and Whitney Bunch, LPC, RYT. They are all Talk and more..

Comedian Anitabuen Shares Horrible Dating Stories

  • October 9, 2018
  • 1:12:00
Emma and Zorric invite Anitabuen, comedian, to discuss how to tell if a guy/girl likes you and could be too shy to admit it. They more..

9 Middle School Dating Tips That Still Work Today

  • October 5, 2018
  • 46:25
Emma and Zorric review a greeting card company that has “break up cards.” How beneficial would it be to use them? They review “9 Middle more..

The Enneagram with Special Guest Courtney King

  • October 2, 2018
  • 1:15:04
Emma and Zorric invite Courtney King, an LPC (counselor) with her own private practice (who works with families, adolescents, self-esteem and eating disorders,) avid podcast more..

Latoya Blakley from ABC’s The Proposal

  • September 28, 2018
  • 57:08
Emma and Zorric invite Latoya Blakely, attorney, actress, and The Proposal Bachelorette. They talk about The Hills reboot and who might be coming back. Latoya more..

Stephanie Ver Eecke from Love at First Flight

  • September 25, 2018
  • 1:07:59
Emma and Zorric invite Stephanie Ver Eecke, from Love at First Flight, to talk about her time on the show, and what her experience was more..

Claire White from ABC’s The Proposal

  • September 21, 2018
  • 1:14:35
Emma and Zorric invite Claire White, previous Miss Arlington and a former contestant from The Proposal on ABC. They talk about the Emmy’s! What was more..

Bang, Marry, and Kill with Squishin’ Impossible Improv

  • September 18, 2018
  • 1:29:25
Emma and Zorric invite Squishin’ Impossible Improv Troupe Krystal Haynes, Kelsey Cornillie, Carl Armstrong, and Stephen Harrison to the show. They tell us a little more..

7 Things Holly Martyn Learned as She Went on 100 Dates in a Year

  • September 14, 2018
  • 32:10
Emma and Zorric review 7 things Holly Martyn learned as she went on 100 dates in a year. They both give their takes on each more..

How To Build Dating Confidence When You’re Newly Single

  • September 11, 2018
  • 40:40
Emma and Zorric spend time discussing matching tattoos. They share their own journeys of being recently single or being single and what it took for more..

Michelle G., Certified Matchmaker & Relationship Coach

  • September 7, 2018
  • 1:07:46
Emma and Zorric invite Michelle G., certified matchmaker, and relationship coach to answer a listener question. “What tips can you share for single ladies 30 more..

The Bachelorette’s Jack Stone, Bachelor in Paradise

  • September 4, 2018
  • 1:25:27
Emma and Zorric invite Jack Stone from The Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise to talk about his time at the shows. Jack shares stories about more..

Love at First Flight’s Cale O’Bryan

  • August 28, 2018
  • 1:25:21
Emma and Zorric invite Cale O’Bryan to discuss 5 signs that let them know a date was going well. Then, they shared stories of times more..

Why Alpha Women Work Best with Alpha Males? or Not?

  • August 25, 2018
  • 50:21
Emma and Zorric respond to a listener question! Can an alpha date a beta? They react to articles, mostly Emma reacts, on alpha women dating more..

What “Out Of Your League” Means

  • August 21, 2018
  • 40:03
Emma and Zorric celebrate their 40th episode! What is something we all do while online dating that we should stop? Swiping right on people out more..

International Dating and How It Is Affecting Marriage and Birth Rates

  • August 14, 2018
  • 1:18:38
Emma and Zorric invite Thuy, HR Manager, and Armin Samadi, Financial Advisor to play a little game, “Date My Bio!” They all discuss China’s Dating more..

Dating as a Single Dad with Special Guest Josh Schneider

  • August 10, 2018
  • 1:19:26
Emma and Zorric invite Josh Schneider, Software Developer, Improv Nerd, and Nerd in General, to talk about dating as a single dad. What is his more..

How Long You Should Date Someone Before You Make It Official?

  • August 7, 2018
  • 44:07
Emma and Zorric share when it is time to have the “talk” with your partner. What is the “talk?” How do you know if it’s more..

When It Is Time to Have the Conversation with Your Partner over Finances?

  • August 3, 2018
  • 32:19
Emma and Zorric discuss one of the scarier topics: MONEY! When do you decide it is time to have the conversation with your partner over more..

Should You Give An Old Tinder Date A Second Chance?

  • July 31, 2018
  • 1:05:05
Emma and Zorric invite Mercedes Jackson, writer of Zorric finds out he is a millennial, and it is beautiful, sweet revenge for Emma. Emma more..

Special Guest Adolfo Gonzalez Discusses What Is Slow Texting

  • July 27, 2018
  • 1:03:08
Emma and Zorric invite Adolfo Gonzalez to the show. He talks about his career in radio with The Kidd Kraddick show and Rich Shertenliev. Adolfo more..

Facebook’s New Online Dating Service

  • July 24, 2018
  • 26:06
Emma and Zorric debate over Facebook’s new idea to create a dating feature/app. Emma hates the idea and Zorric loves the idea. They review the more..

Millennial Couples Are in No Hurry to Put a Ring on It

  • July 20, 2018
  • 31:02
Emma and Zorric discuss why millennials are taking more time than other generations to get engaged or be married. What does self-actualization have to do more..

4 Social Media Rules to Simplify Your Love Life

  • July 17, 2018
  • 46:58
Emma and Zorric explore the effect social media has on our dating life. How can you simplify your social love life? Do you need to more..

Women on How to Know If Your Crush Is Also into Women

  • July 13, 2018
  • 51:43
Emma and Zorric invite Lisa Michalsky! Lisa educates Emma and Zorric how she can tell if another women has a crush or is attracted to more..

Navigating Singles Events in 7 Simple Steps

  • July 10, 2018
  • 38:00
Emma and Zorric teach you to mingle at social gatherings. What should you wear or how do you know if your outfit is appropriate? They more..

8 Dating and Relationship Struggles Femme LGBTQ+ Women Have to Deal With

  • July 6, 2018
  • 44:11
Emma and Zorric invite Lisa Michalsky, Improv Accountant! Yes, you need to listen to figure out what that is. They discuss her journey of coming more..

What Is Freckling?

  • July 3, 2018
  • 32:20
Emma and Zorric invite Kali McDonald to define “freckling.” What is freckling? Is it freckles on someone’s face? No! They all share what they love more..

11 People Reveal the Worst Things About Dating

  • June 29, 2018
  • 51:49
Emma and Zorric invite Kali McDonald and discuss the worst things that could happen to you when you’re dating someone. Is friends with benefits a more..

Do’s and Don’ts of Profiles with Alyssa Dineen Founder of Style My Profile NYC

  • June 26, 2018
  • 1:03:42
Emma and Zorric invite Alyssa Dineen, online dating expert, style guru, and founder of Style My Profile NYC. Alyssa shares how she became a stylist more..

Special Guest Stephanie from Singles and The City

  • June 22, 2018
  • 52:20
Emma and Zorric invite Stephanie from Singles and The City. They all share signs when a guy or girl is just not that into you. more..

Would You Take a Trip With a Brand-New Partner?

  • June 19, 2018
  • 33:42
Emma and Zorric discuss if they travel on dates. Is it a good idea to travel with a person you barely know? They share tips, more..

Chivalrous Things Guys Should Do On A First Date

  • June 15, 2018
  • 32:15
Emma and Zorric review chivalry. What is it and why do people think it’s dead? They share their opinions and thoughts on chivalry. Zorric shares more..

Send These Quirky and Funny First Messages on Bumble

  • June 12, 2018
  • 38:27
Emma and Zorric discuss what makes it difficult for women to believe they can make the first move. How do we, women, allow ourselves to more..

Should You Kiss on the First Date?

  • June 8, 2018
  • 36:45
Emma and Zorric share if they kiss on the first date.  She says yes to 20% of the time kissing on the first date and more..

Special Guest CoffeeBreakwithDani

  • June 5, 2018
  • 1:10:29
Emma and Zorric invite Dani, from @CoffeeBreakwithDani! They take turns sharing what men and women should wear on 1st dates. Are white stitch jeans even more..

How Dating Apps Can Affect Your Mental Health

  • June 1, 2018
  • 33:23
Emma and Zorric discuss the lies and negative ideas around online dating. They review how dating apps affect our mental health. Do apps make us more..

Online Dating Fatigue Is a Real Thing

  • May 30, 2018
  • 30:35
Emma and Zorric go through the cycles of fatigue while online dating. Are there ways to deal with fatigue that are helpful or should you more..

Rules to Follow While on a First Date

  • May 24, 2018
  • 29:09
Emma and Zorric review 17 rules to follow while on a first date. They practice a therapeutic skill of “active listening.” Is honesty the best more..

Can You Guess the Top Three Most Hated Emojis?

  • May 22, 2018
  • 31:34
Emma and Zorric share The Top Three Most Hated Emojis. Can you guess what they are? They discuss if and when it is appropriate to more..

Ways to Manage Anxiety and Calm Nerves Before the First Date

  • May 17, 2018
  • 28:32
Emma and Zorric discuss ways to manage anxiety and calm nerves before the first date. What is mindfulness and how can you implement this practice more..

How Many People Actually Feel Chemistry On The First Date?

  • May 15, 2018
  • 31:59
Emma, Zorric, and Anna discuss if attraction is the only thing that matters when looking at people online. Should people make the assumption that we more..

Avoid These Bumble Blunders!

  • May 9, 2018
  • 29:33
Emma and Zorric invite Anna Smith to talk about the blunders of Bumble profiles. What pictures should you avoid posting? Emma doesn’t care if you more..

How Can You Manage the Feelings That Arise When You’re Ghosted?

  • May 1, 2018
  • 27:03
Emma and Zorric explore the phases we go through while dating online. How much frustration and eye-rolling do we experience? They remind listeners of “ghosting” more..

Remove Your Profile from Dating Apps When You Begin a Relationship

  • April 20, 2018
  • 27:16
Emma, Zorric, and Taty discuss the timeline to remove your profile from dating apps when you begin a relationship. Do you use “I” or “you” more..

How to Tinder on Vacation

  • April 20, 2018
  • 24:43
Emma and Zorric invite guest Taty Cranshaw to talk about addictions to dating apps. Apps have become a tool to boost ego rather than the more..

What Happens If You Swipe Right on Someone You Know?

  • April 20, 2018
  • 22:19
Emma and Zorric swipe right on each other when their paths cross. What happens if you swipe right on someone you know? They share how more..

Do Age Gaps Matter?

  • April 20, 2018
  • 29:05
Emma and Zorric examine if age gaps matter, and which age gaps can end in happiness or sadness. How much do values matter in a more..

The Pros and Cons of Slow Dating

  • April 20, 2018
  • 27:00
Emma and Zorric discuss the benefits and disadvantages of “slow dating.” They review apps that provide those services: Once and Coffee Meets Bagel. They discuss more..

Biggest Dating App Turn-Ons and Turn-Offs

  • April 20, 2018
  • 26:23
Emma and Zorric invite their guest, Jinohn, share which pictures catch their interests when scrolling through profiles. They analyze which pictures are most appealing. Is more..

Is “Ghosting” Ever Helpful?

  • April 20, 2018
  • 23:40
Emma and Zorric invite guest Jinohn Temple to review dating terms they haven’t heard before. Is “ghosting” ever helpful? What happens if you like a more..

What is the Tinder “Super Like” Feature?

  • April 20, 2018
  • 22:43
Emma and Zorric review the Tinder “Super Likes” feature and if it helps boost the online dating game. They share which pictures catch their interest, more..

Meet Emma and Zorric!

  • April 20, 2018
  • 25:25
Meet Emma and Zorric! They consider if the Tinder Feed is plain creepy or if there is an advantage of knowing what your matches are more..


Zorric Sia

He is a self-proclaimed foodie, avid audiobook listener, and tech engineer fascinated by all aspects of dating apps. Zorric is the co-host of The Date Podcast, the co-founder of and He occasionally washes his lights with darks and binge watches historical dramas such The Crown while sipping a glass of Malbec.

Emma Pineda

Emma is the co-host of The Date Podcast. She quotes The Office into everyday conversations and giggles each time she sneaks a quote. She is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, but that does not get in the way of her dating life, or maybe it does? She loves reading what her Book Club asks her to read.



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