Episodes
Published 11/17/21
Best friends Ryan Durgy and Katie Jones wrap up the 'Is This Adulthood?' podcast with a trip down memory lane in this finale special. The dynamic duo take a look at some of their favourite moments from the series, react to the never-before-heard first podcast recording they did back in 2018, and touch on things they would've done differently. After three years, 68 episodes and more than 10,000 listens from around the world, the hosts finally answer the question 'Is this adulthood?' the only...
Published 11/17/21
In a never-before-released episode from 2020, Katie and Ryan take to the internet to answer some burning love and dating questions from Reddit users. The hilarious hosts give their opinion on what to do if your crush says you're not their type or doesn't wish you a happy birthday on Instagram. Yep - covering the hard hitting topics, as usual. LOL.
Published 06/02/21
Ryan's friend Lisa joins for an episode about knowing your self-worth while dating and matching the "texting energy" of your crush. Plus, the duo discuss their ideal double date.
Published 05/05/21
In this episode, Taylor Blixt joins Ryan to share more about the benefits of meditation. Plus, he leads a quick guided meditation to put your mind at ease. Meditation music: Sunny Palm Beach (ID 902) by Lobo Lobo via freemusicarchive.org.
Published 04/21/21
Ryan and Katie react to the latest music video from Lil Nas X, cancel culture, backlash over influencer's ignoring standard pandemic protocols and so much more! Plus, they explain what 'revenge bedtime procrastination' is and why it may be skyrocketing during the pandemic.
Published 04/07/21
Dating and relationship coach Annie The Matchmaker shares tips for dating in 2021 and how to stand out in a sea of online profiles. Annie covers everything from whether opposites really attract and if you should know your partner's phone passcode to her thoughts on if you should sleep with someone on the first date and staying in touch with exes. Plus, she talks about the trend of 'situationships' and how to tackle the topic head on. 
Published 03/24/21
Ryan, Ruby and Taylor reflect on a year of the pandemic and how to be your best self while avoiding going on autopilot in a relationship. Plus, they talk about the positive things that happened to them in the past year. Follow 'Is This Adulthood?' on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/isthisadulthood/Follow 'Is This Adulthood?' on Twitter:https://twitter.com/ITA_podcast
Published 03/10/21
The dynamic duo are back together – with Katie Jones making a very special appearance. They share their thoughts on the Free Britney movement (including the new Framing Britney Spears documentary), what their wedding rules would be, and catch each other up on the latest in reality TV – including Bling Empire. Plus, Ryan talks about why he feels dating apps have gone downhill over the years. 
Published 02/24/21
Ryan and Taylor chat about the idea that sexuality is on a spectrum and how the labels society puts on people sometimes prevents them from exploring who they really are.
Published 02/10/21
Taylor moderates a chat focused on love and dating, with Ryan and Ruby listing out the physical and personality traits they look for when seeking out a perfect partner. Plus, they talk about the halo effect and celebrity crushes. 
Published 01/27/21
Ryan, Ruby and Taylor team up for another episode – this time they chat about how to trust that everything is happening for a reason and believe it will all work out... as hard as that is to do at times. They also talk about how to remain positive while worrying less.
Published 01/13/21
Katie Jones is back! In a very special episode to end off the year, the dynamic duo talk about their 2020 and goals for the New Year. Plus, they share their opinions on when someone should pop the question and chat about reality TV and dating. 
Published 12/30/20
Ryan's good friend Ivanna is back and this time she's sharing her story about moving from Toronto to Berlin. Plus, the two share never-before-heard poems and stories from their personal journals. 
Published 12/16/20
Ryan, Ruby and Taylor are back! They discuss upgrading your skills at any point in your life, the pressures that come with that and always following your heart. Plus, Ryan puts out the call for a Christmas boo to have some hot cocoa and cuddle up 
Published 12/02/20
Ryan, Taylor and Ruby check in on each other to see how they've been doing throughout the pandemic. Plus, they discuss how dating may change forever as more people turn to the apps and friends to help them find a match.
Published 11/18/20
Rachel joins Ryan to share her story of finding a boyfriend during a global pandemic. From social distant outdoor dates to getting a COVID-19 test before kissing... it certainly was a new way of dating but it all worked out for the pair.
Published 11/04/20
The dynamic duo are back for a very special episode! Katie Jones joins Ryan to chat about a range of topics including reality shows, food and dating... but mostly dating. Plus, Katie tells us about her upcoming anniversary with her boyfriend and whether a wedding is in her near future. 
Published 10/21/20
Ryan and Taylor discuss the traits they look for in a partner and their dating dealbreakers. Plus, they share their opinions on what do if there are red flags in a relationship.
Published 10/07/20
Ryan and Taylor take a deep dive into what 'adulting' looks like – including managing responsibilities, effective ways to deal with stress, and remembering to play and just dance! Plus, they talk about the importance of patience and stepping away from technology.
Published 09/23/20
Taylor Blixt is co-hosting the podcast with Ryan and in this episode, the dynamic duo discuss the power of self love, living in the moment, the harm in comparing yourself to others and whether everyone has a soul mate. Plus, the duo discuss their opinions on the 'honeymoon stage' of dating. 
Published 09/09/20
Katie breaks all of our hearts with the announcement she's leaving the podcast to focus on her career in the film and television industry ... but she tells us how she'll be back! She also provides an update on her new role and love life. Ryan talks about his big move to a new city and exciting start as a producer for a TV show in our nation's capital. Plus, Ryan reveals the new co-host who will be joining him on future episodes!
Published 08/26/20
Mental health advocate Taylor Blixt joins Ryan to discuss why men need to start taking their mental health seriously and how to help someone in your life who is struggling. Plus, Taylor shares his own mental health journey, including tips and tools he used to take back control in his life, and what ultimately led him to study Naturopathic Medicine. 
Published 08/12/20
Rochelle joins Ryan to discuss her dating experience as someone who is Indian, the rise of inappropriate comments via dating apps, microaggressions, interracial relationships and so much more. Plus, Rochelle shares what she's looking for in a partner and go-to pick up lines. 
Published 07/29/20
Special guest Ruby Boamah joins Ryan to discuss her experiences as a black woman and business owner in Canada, the Black Lives Matter movement and what allies can do to help make change and eliminate racial injustice, police brutality, discrimination and oppression. 
Published 07/15/20