It’s almost Father’s Day, so the ladies of XOXO reflect on their own favorite memories of their fathers. Lauren’s dad is Mr. Fix-It, Kate’s dad taught her to save her pennies, and Abby’s dad is a Crazy Noggin. We examine the burning question: Why do dads always know how to grout stuff? And other imponderables of […]
Can you believe they ever let us take care of children? Well, it was a simpler time… The ladies of the XOXO After Darkcast talk about their own history with sitters, as sitters, and sometimes as quitters! Then, Lauren interviews Jane Elizabeth Hughes, author of the brand new novel NANNYLAND, which we decide is part […]
Kate, Abby and Special Guest Co-host Diana get together to talk about what they’re XOing at the moment. We keep it to a sedate 1 ball of fire today, but still have lots of fun–the talk ranges from Tiny House Hunters to the How Did This Get Made podcast to the price of cotton balls. […]
The XOXO After Darkcast had a celebrity on the line this week–Andi Dorfman, of “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette” fame! She was the perfect guest to talk about dating–and breaking up–not just because she got engaged on national television, but because she’s written a book about her experience and about getting over heartache when you […]
This week, the ladies of the XOXO After Darkcast discuss book-to-movie adaptations. What are their favorites? What are the worst? Is the book always better than the movie? And will Abby come around to liking the Keira Knightley Pride & Prejudice at last?
Abby continues getting the scoop from more great authors at RT, including Christina Lauren, Anna Todd and Larissa Ione. Listen to find out the best Vegas wedding chapel to get married in, how one author helped a Russian fan find love, and why another has a heroine who doesn’t speak!
Abby took the show on the road and attended the Romantic Times convention (RT for short), where she had the chance to sit down with a number of fantastic, funny authors! In part 1 of this supersized ‘cast, Abby talks to Amy E. Reichert, Sabrina Jeffries, Monica McCarty, Laura Griffin, Nina Bocci and Alice Clayton. […]
Find out why WWII is the greatest generation… of love stories. Abby interviews international bestselling author Kristin Harmel about her upcoming novel that includes a WWII storyline, When We Meet Again. Out now is Kristin’s e-novella, How To Save A Life, which she describes as Groundhog Day meets Grey’s Anatomy. You can read an excerpt here! […]
The ladies are feeling all the feelings this episode and go into their favorite or personal ‘ships. Not sure what ‘Shipping’ is? Our intern Kris explains here and shares some of his favorite ‘ships with us. Abby interviews Jenn Proffitt from blog Heroes & Heartbreakers. You can check out H&H’s amazing book reviews and TV […]
Kate is off to Thailand, so in honor of her vacation and to quell our jealousy, the ladies chat about their favorite vacations. Let us know in the comments what your favorite vacation has been and what book you ABSOLUTELY need to bring with you on your vacation!