Let's Talk Pleasure
Summary: Let's Talk Pleasure is the podcast that brings you authentic conversations, with diverse female guests, centered around pleasure. Host Rachel Overvoll (author of "Finding Feminism" and co-founder of Rise Up Denver) takes you an a journey to understand female pleasure with incredible female guests. From NYT best-selling authors, to award-winning designers, sex coaches, and a sex witch...these episodes are guaranteed to make your mother gasp, and you beg for more. for more information, please visit rachelovervoll.com.
Today, Rachel’s close friend and soul sister, Jessica Smith, joins her to discuss confidence and love. Jessica Smith is an international dating coach who has helped hundreds of people find love and feel empowered in their love lives. She’s the author of "21 Days to Feeling Gorgeous: Finally Love the Skin You’re in" and "Be the Badass Goddess You’re Meant to Be."
Ellen Melon joins Rachel today to discuss their Somatica training and experience as well as the power of communication. Ellen is a Sex & Relationship Coach and Educator specializing in shame, attachment, and taking things personally. Follow Ellen @ellenmelonshow/ Twitter: @EllenMelonShow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ellenmelonshow Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCL_F0bL0mItXS-jundACwnA Website: https://www.ellenmelon.com
Founder of Oshihana and Momotaro, Lindsay Wynn is today’s guest! The vulnerability and the authenticity radiate in this episode as Rachel and Lindsay discuss sexual trauma and their healing journeys after trauma. Follow @lovemomotaro and @oshihana
Sexual Freedom Philosopher, Founder of Girls Who Say Fuck and Men Who Take Baths, AND Author of The Orgasm Book, Nicolle Doubel, chats with Rachel today. The duo discuss the importance of reframing words, deconstructing virginity, and embracing your kinks. Follow Nicolle @nicolledoublel
Queer Therapist and founder of Soul Compassion Therapy, Alexa Brand joins Rachel today to dive into self love, sexual desire, and female libido. Alexa discusses how her libido has changed over the last years, her journey into her sexual identity, as well as the importance of self compassion. This episode is blooming with raw honesty and vulnerability - don’t miss it! Follow Alexa Brand @mindfulfemme
Remember Rachel’s favorite new vibrators? Well today, Rachel has the honor of interviewing Lora, the founder and creator of Lora DiCarlo. Lora founded Lora DiCarlo on the idea that there can be a world where sexual stigma and shame are erased and gender equity and empowerment are embraced! And this is just what Rachel and Lora discuss on today’s episode. Follow @loradicarlo
Rachel is joined this week by her sister, Sarah! Many of you have asked about Sarah - Where is she? Is she still involved in religion? Has she healed her trauma from the church? Listen to this conversation to hear the answers to these questions as well as learn how Sarah experiences pleasure in her own life! This episode is sponsored by Lora DiCarlo. Find your pleasure at loradicarlo.com
Evita “Lavitaloca” Sawyers joins Rachel today for a frank and fantastic discussion about Evita’s journey in ethical non-monogamy. What is ethical non-monogamy? Is it for you? Dive in with us and find out! Evita Sawyers - @lavitaloca34 This episode is sponsored by Lora DiCarlo. Find your pleasure at loradicarlo.com
Somatica Sexological Coach and founder of The Goddess Approach, Julianne Vaccaro joins Rachel this week for the first in person recording since March! On this episode, Rachel and Julianna discuss erotic consent, living in your pleasure, and the concept of submissive vs. dominate. Follow Julianna @Juliannavaccaro --- This episode is sponsored by Lora DiCarlo. Find your pleasure at loradicarlo.com.
Have you ever thought about your pelvic health? Did you know that pelvic floor doctors exist? Doctor of Pelvic Floor, Dr. Krystyna Holland joins the Let’s Talk Pleasure conversation on this episode to discuss all things pelvic health. Let’s dive in! Find Krystyna: @krystynaholland inclusivecareLLC.com Sponsored by: Awakening Boutique https://www.awakeningboutique.com/ Use code “LETSTALK” for 10% off your purchase.
If you liked Rachel’s interview with Jess Davis, then you will love this interview with her fiancé, Ryane Urie! Ryane and Rachel use this hour to chat all things non-binary, sex with women, and experiencing safety in our bodies. Don’t miss the end of this episode where Ryane pops a BIG question on Rachel. Find Ryane: @ryanetouchedme Thewolfedentattoo.com Sponsored by: Awakening Boutique https://www.awakeningboutique.com/ Use code “LETSTALK” for 10% off your purchase!
Please do not shy away from this episode because it is not about pleasure. This episode is the most important one to date, as Rachel dives into her own white privilege, candidly sharing her own racism and her journey in the anti-racism movement.
The owners of Awaking Boutique, Rose Kalasz and Tory Johnson, join this week’s episode to spill the tea on owning a sex shop. Between making the store comfortable for all patrons, to hosting educational bondage workshops, and being badass feminists, these women do it all! Listen to this week’s episode as they chat with Rachel about TOYS. Find Awakening Boutique: www.awakeningboutique.com Use code “LETSTALK” for 10% off your purchase.
Has weight gain or weight loss impacted your sex drive? How about your pleasure experience? Well, Instagram Creator and Influencer Chelsea Culbertson joins Rachel on this episode of Let’s Talk Pleasure to discuss her body neutrality journey and how this has impacted her self-pleasure journey (Hint: they correlate!). Find Chelsea: @choosingchelsea Sponsored by: Awakening Boutique Use code “LETSTALK” for 10% off your purchase!
Comedian and co-host of ScamWow Podcast, Sue Smith, joins Rachel to chat about sex and sexual desire during quarantine. On top of talking about their quarantine obsessions with Tiger King, Love is Blind, and Real Housewives, they also open up the conversation to sober sex and how much masturbation is too much. Get ready to laugh!