The F Words
Welcome to the F Words hosted by Taylor Kaye and Natasha Koifman . All fun things start with the letter "F". Fashion, Film, Food, Fun, Family....we could go on. Join the ladies on their weekly lifestyle podcast.
info_outline Introducing Natasha The Residences! 07/28/2021
Introducing Natasha The Residences! On this special episode of The F Words, Natasha and Eric announce an exciting project that's been in the works for a year and half...Natasha The Residences! Developed by Lanterra, Natasha The Residences is a 47 story luxury condo building coming to downtown Toronto's cultural district at John and Adelaide. The building will carry the mantra of 'turn life on' and also Natasha's outlook of living life to the fullest. That will be felt through the interior design and amenities which will be designed by Alessandro Munge. Studio Munge has designed some of the most stunning buildings in North America including the new Park Hyatt Toronto, 50 Scollard, Amal Toronto and so many more. Alessandro joins the show today to chat about this project and shares some exclusive details about the building and suite design, and amenities including the sky lobby, piano room, pizza kitchen and media room. For more information about Natasha The Residences go to www.natasharesidences.com
info_outline The billionaire space race 07/20/2021
The billionaire space race Amazon founder Jeff Bezos completed his first 11 minute journey to space today, which followed Sir Richard Branson's trip earlier this month. So, how were these billionaire's trips different and will this pave the way for the average human to be able to buy a ticket to space? Joining Natasha and Eric on The F Words to talk all about this, and more, is Kate Howells, a Canadian Space Policy Advisor for the Planetary Society (the world's largest non-profit space organization). Kate is also the author of Space is Cool as F**k. Listen and tell us if you'd ever want to travel to space! DM @natashaNKPR and @EricHendrikx
info_outline The Great Resignation 07/06/2021
The Great Resignation It's something almost every business and employer is seeing across all industries right now...the great resignation. On this episode of The F Words, Natasha and Eric discuss the reasons behind this, trends shaping the hybrid working world and the importance of human interaction when it comes to gen z entering the workforce. Are you experiencing the great resignation and how do you feel about the hybrid work model? DM us @natashaNKPR @erichendrikx
info_outline Do you crypto? 06/29/2021
Do you crypto? From Bitcoin to blockchain this episode of The F Words is all about cryptocurrency. Financial Post reporter Stephanie Hughes joins Natasha and Eric and shares her insights on the market, the different ways to invest and how blockchain tech could work in different industries including real estate. Do you invest in crypto? How do you feel about the market? Listen and DM us! @natashaNKPR @Erichendrikx And you can follow Stephanie on her social channels! Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: LinkedIn: YouTube: Website:
info_outline We tied the knot! 06/22/2021
We tied the knot! On this episode of The F Words, Natasha and Eric are celebrating their recent wedding! The pair share all the details about their super low-key and intimate backyard nuptials, what Natasha wore and their mini-moon escape to Langdon Hall! Natasha - @natashankpr Eric - @erichendrikx
info_outline Entrepreneurial Spotlight: Viveau Co-Founder Ted Grant 06/15/2021
Entrepreneurial Spotlight: Viveau Co-Founder Ted Grant On this episode of The F Words Natasha and Eric welcome Ted Grant Michelin star chef and President and Co-Founder of Viveau sparkling mineral water. Ted shares his journey behind creating the exciting new brand, natural vs. real fruit flavouring and expanding into the U.S. market.
info_outline Will new experiences bring you joy? 06/08/2021
Will new experiences bring you joy? In a recent installment of The Atlantic's How to Build a Life the author explains how seeking new experiences can enhance our well-being. On this episode of The F Words Natasha and Eric share some experiences they've opened themselves up to that have brought them joy... one of which includes meeting each other on the dating app Raya. What would you try this year that could bring you happiness? DM @natashaNKPR & @erichendrikx and let them know!
info_outline NK Drop 005: Living Intentionally 06/01/2021
NK Drop 005: Living Intentionally Shop NK Drop 005 is officially live and it's the home collection - all about living intentionally with an increased connection to your living space. Today on the podcast Natasha and Eric are joined by NKPR's Vice-President Lauren Cohen to talk all things Shop NK!
info_outline Wedding season is here! 05/25/2021
Wedding season is here! Wedding season is upon us and although covid is still a reality people can get excited for their upcoming weddings. With summer almost here, outdoor gatherings will likely be allowed and people will eventually start getting their second vaccinations which will mean indoor weddings will be permitted. Joining Natasha and Eric on The F Words to talk all things love and marriage is event planner extraordinaire Ashley Lindzon and Co-Founder of bluboho Maggie Aurocco.
info_outline Bennifer is back! 05/18/2021
Bennifer is back! On this episode of The F Words, Natasha and Eric take a deep dive into the reunion of Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck with The Social co-host Melissa Grelo. Will J.Lo and Ben last? Why did they reignite the flame 17 years later? Who else could be good for J.Lo? Listen to find out all of the theories and DM your thoughts to @natashaNKPR & @erichendrikx.
info_outline Friend or Parent? 05/11/2021
Friend or Parent? A New Work Times columnist recently wrote about how he entered his second phase of adulthood when he became friends with his kids. On this episode of The F Words Natasha and Eric chat about their different parenting styles and whether they feel they are more of a parent or a friend to their children.
info_outline The Keto Couple 05/04/2021
The Keto Couple On this episode of The F Words Natasha and Eric are sharing their journey on the Keto diet. The pair discuss why they decided to go on the popular diet, how much weight they've lost, how they first adjusted (they both had the 'Keto flu') and what they eat for each meal. Have you tried Keto or another diet? DM us @natashaNKPR and @EricHendrikx!
info_outline The Marriage of Rock 'n' Roll and Fashion 04/27/2021
The Marriage of Rock 'n' Roll and Fashion On this episode of The F Words we get to know guest co-host Eric Hendrikx a little bit better. Did you know Eric has written for Rolling Stone and Men's Journal magazines, has a degree in Anthropology and loves riding motorcycles? All true! Eric and Natasha also reveal how they are integrating their interests like rock 'n' roll and fashion into their home...and you'll never believe what they're doing to their dining room!
info_outline Do you feel languished? 04/20/2021
Do you feel languished? A recent article from The New York Times says the name for the 'blah' you're feeling right now is called languishing. With Ontario experiencing a bad third wave of COVID-19, not enough support from the provincial government and a confusing and sluggish vaccine rollout, many are, rightfully so, feeling languished. On this episode of The F Words, Eric Hendrikx joins Natasha as guest host to discuss how they are feeling, their thoughts on the current state of the pandemic and a few things to remember to help stay positive.
info_outline Is this dating app feature long overdue? 04/13/2021
Is this dating app feature long overdue? On this episode of The F Words Natasha and Taylor discuss a new feature that Tinder has introduced to help keep its users safe and why it's so important. Natasha also has her own suggestion on how to evolve dating apps even further. Listen and let the hosts know what feature you'd like to see added! DM Natasha @natashankpr and Taylor @thetaylorkaye.
info_outline The Rise of Anti-Asian Racism 04/06/2021
The Rise of Anti-Asian Racism On this episode of The F Words Natasha and Taylor talk to host and producer Brigitte Truong about the troubling rise of Anti-Asian Racism in Canada and around the world. Brigitte shares her own personal experiences with racism, how important it is to have open and honest conversations about this topic, protecting the elder Asian community and social media activism. For more information on how you can help and donate go to: https://www.gofundme.com/c/act/stop-aapi-hate
info_outline Do you miss dressing up? 03/23/2021
Do you miss dressing up? One of Natasha and Taylor's favourite F words is...fashion... and after a year of being at home, they miss a good fashion moment! Well...Natasha really misses it. Joining the hosts on this episode is fashion stylist and TV personality Erica Wark. What are they most excited to wear again? What are some of the hottest fashion trends for spring and summer? Will Natasha still only wear black? Listen and find out!
info_outline J.Lo & A-Rod - will they last? 03/16/2021
J.Lo & A-Rod - will they last? Rumours swirled last week that superstar couple Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez split up after his reported infidelity. The pair then released a joint statement saying that they're still together and working through some issues. Some big questions remain though...like what happened and will they last? Joining Natasha and Taylor on this episode of The F Words is relationship expert and the founder of KMA Therapy - Kimberly Moffit. Kimberly and the hosts discuss trust in relationships and if cheaters are always cheaters.
info_outline Did Meghan & Harry spill too much tea? 03/10/2021
Did Meghan & Harry spill too much tea? It's been a few days now since Meghan and Harry's big tell-all with Oprah about the Royal Family. The interview raised many questions about what really goes on inside the 'institution' and how it's run. After the Palace responded saying the issues raised would be taken seriously and discussed privately, Natasha and Taylor are asking, should all of this been kept private and not been talked about publicly on the world stage? Joining the hosts to talk about all things Royal is Editor-in-Chief of Hello! Canada Alison Eastwood. Pick up the latest issue of Hello! Canada on newsstands or go to their website at www.hellomagazine.ca
info_outline What's going on with Britney Spears? 02/17/2021
What's going on with Britney Spears? Britney Spears has been thrust back into the spotlight after the premiere of a new documentary from The New York Times. The film follows the growing free Britney movement and the pop stars fight to remove her father from her conservatorship she's been under for more than 10 years. Joining Natasha and Taylor to talk all about this is Tim Chan a writer and the Director of Product and Commerce at Rolling Stone.
info_outline Nutrition and Diet Advice 02/09/2021
Nutrition and Diet Advice On this episode of the podcast we're talking about Natasha's journey from living a life as a pescatarian to making the transition to full on carnivore. Fran Berkoff a Consulting Dietitian and Nutritionist joins the hosts and shares her wisdom when it comes to reintroducing meat back into your diet and other interesting nutritional tips!
info_outline Anxiety in Overdrive 02/02/2021
Anxiety in Overdrive We're beginning to approach one year of living in this global pandemic so it's not a huge surprise that a recent poll showed Canadians were reporting their highest levels of anxiety and depression. Canada has also ranked third for the world's most stressed, sad and anxious people. It's going to be a long winter...so how do we get through the next few months? Joining Natasha and Taylor on this episode of the podcast is Vaishnavi Nadesu - Registered Psychotherapist who shares some ways to help with anxiety. Here is more information if you are looking to contact Vaishnavi:
info_outline Remote Learning Hell? 01/26/2021
Remote Learning Hell? The struggle is real when it comes to balancing working from home and helping your kids with remote learning. Today's Parent Senior Editor Ariel Brewster joins Taylor and Natasha on The F Words and offers up some practical tips and advice on how to make things a little easier for yourself and your children.
info_outline Would you travel right now? 01/12/2021
Would you travel right now? While some people think it's fine to travel during the pandemic, others aren't taking the risk. On today's episode of the podcast Natasha and Taylor discuss their differing opinions on this. The hosts also weigh in on the politicians who are finding themselves in hot water for going on vacation, and Air Canada's decision to pay influencers to promote travel.
info_outline Positive Vibes for 2021 01/07/2021
Positive Vibes for 2021 With the new year upon us, Natasha and Taylor wanted to hear from you, the listeners. After posting on social inviting you on the show, we got an overwhelming response and we've asked a few F Words friends to be on this episode to talk about 2021. Our guests include Ainsley Kerr, Dr. Jennifer Pearlman and Kim Alexander.
info_outline The F Words Holiday Edition 12/22/2020
The F Words Holiday Edition Happy Holidays from Natasha and Taylor! On this week's episode the hosts chat about their plans for the holidays including Taylor working on Christmas and Natasha spending it with Eric and his son in California. Natasha is even planning on 'baking' a turkey!