Welcome to this special bonus episode of The Love Life Connection Podcast. What do we think of Pilot Pete? I go over this season’s first four episodes of The Bachelor and give you my thoughts. Don’t forget to check out my fabulous virtual retreat coming up in March, Shift Your Dating Patterns In A Weekend. I want to hear from you though, come over to Instagram and let me know if you are loving this series!
Let’s get started.
We start our conversation with a few reminders and background details
2:25 - I was rooting for Mike but here we are with Pilot Pete
4:20 - I think Pete is on the show for the right reasons
7:55 - I can’t choose a front runner because Pete falls in love with everyone
Key lessons from this episode
12:25 - The role of family, how we fell for Pete’s perfect parents and the contestant’s family relationships
18:45 - Enough with the girl-on-girl drama!
23:00 - Historical roots of competition between women
28:40 - Shoutout to the assertive women going after what they want
34:50 - 3 lessons recap: Your parents don’t determine your relationship success, women are not your enemy, and go after what you want
And the Patriarchy Roses go to…
35:30 - Madison’s objectification, weight gain, and weight loss portrayal
37:30 - The gross pillow fight
38:15 - All the girl-on-girl crime going on!
40:20 - Champagne-gate with Kelsey
41:15 - Hannah Ann claiming bullying and showing her privilege
Grab your favorite drink, and come along for the ride!
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