150 episodes

Join the hosts of Add to Cart, comedian-writer-director Kulap Vilaysack and veteran journalist SuChin Pak, in a subversive take on consumerism. Each week, they have honest, revealing (sometimes TMI) conversations about all the big and little things they’re adding to, or removing from, their carts. They decide what's worth the monetary/emotional investment, and what's not. From beauty products and health trends, to celebrities and philosophies they’re passionate about, our hosts dig into anything we buy into and what it says about who we are.

Add to Cart with Kulap Vilaysack & SuChin Pak Lemonada

    • Arts
    • 4.7 • 65 Ratings

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Join the hosts of Add to Cart, comedian-writer-director Kulap Vilaysack and veteran journalist SuChin Pak, in a subversive take on consumerism. Each week, they have honest, revealing (sometimes TMI) conversations about all the big and little things they’re adding to, or removing from, their carts. They decide what's worth the monetary/emotional investment, and what's not. From beauty products and health trends, to celebrities and philosophies they’re passionate about, our hosts dig into anything we buy into and what it says about who we are.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires subscription and macOS 11.4 or higher

    Zouk’s Cubes (Episode Zero): “The Juice of Life” with Jason Mantzoukas

    Zouk’s Cubes (Episode Zero): “The Juice of Life” with Jason Mantzoukas

    Introducing ZOUK’S CUBES – a new podcast from the creators of Add to Cart! Jason Mantzoukas is taking over the feed to bring Ku and Su on an unforgettable journey into the world packing cubes, pouches and backpacks. It’s a meeting of the minds for Kulap, as her two besties Jason and SuChin hit it off at first, thanks to their shared love of wool socks and arch support. But things take a quick turn when Zouk’s gear threatens the chaos Su thrives on. Forget everything you’ve heard so far, this is episode zero.  

    Please note, Add To Cart contains mature themes and may not be appropriate for all listeners. 

    To see all products mentioned in this episode, head to @addtocartpod on Instagram. To purchase any of the products, see below. 


    Jason and Su share a deep love of Darn Tough Socks
    The Birkenstock Zermatt slipper is so good, Jason bought several
    These small bags from Tom Bihn and Evergoods make going through TSA a breeze
    This Evergoods backpack is carry-on and under-the-seat size
    But wait, there’s more backpacks: bellroy’s Transit Backpack, and the Synik 30 and Shadow Guide 33 from Tom Bihn
    This Nitecore Powerbank can charge Jason’s phone three times in one go
    The stars of Zouk’s Cubes are these Peak Design Packing Cubes
    The cherry on top of Jason’s organizational system: little plastic baggies
    Can’t stand the Monopoly board game? Try the card game (pst, get the green pack)
    Jason nerds out about the Star Wars: Thrawn Series (and the Audible version too)

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    • 49 min
    (Slightly) Deranged Morning Routines

    (Slightly) Deranged Morning Routines

    Rise and shine carters! This week we’ve got an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at how the aunties start each day. SuChin explains how she’s hacking her circadian rhythm thanks to plenty of morning sunshine and, of course, takes us through her everyday skincare routine. Meanwhile, Kulap’s dogs Molly and Georgia have their own morning routines, including hopping back into bed for a few cuddles. Oh, and as you can imagine, there’s plenty of talk about supplements — even the stinky ones. 

    Please note, Add To Cart contains mature themes and may not be appropriate for all listeners. 

    To see all products mentioned in this episode, head to @addtocartpod on Instagram. To purchase any of the products, see below. 


    Ku handles business in the morning with Squatty Potty and bidet
    These Water Wipes are great for cleaning pups and babies
    After, a Zuke treat for the good dogs
    Ku starts her day with a cup from her Breville Espresso Machine, with beans from Nature’s Flavors
    Breakfast for Ku’s dogs: Instinct Raw Boost kibble and spoonful of Weruva chicken & gravy, all in these bamboo raised bowls
    The Kosas deodorant is also skincare. Peak ATC energy
    To your health: Supplements (and a pill organizers) galore 
    Su isn’t a morning person, but these Mood Biotics from PYM certainly help
    Listen to The Deep Dive talk about the benefits of a daily sun bath and the importance of circadian rhythm
    Su starts the day with green tea from Arborteas in these bags
    Her morning skincare includes Then I Met You toner, Good Light toning lotion, Dr. Barbara Sturm Vitamin C serum, BeautyCounter mineral sunscreen, and Zinka Sunscreen Face Stick
    Favorite mindfulness listens are Abraham Hicks, Jay Shetty and Heart Wisdom
    Su’s breakfast includes Sunbutter chocolate, Thrive Market hemp hearts, AG1 from Athletic Greens, and Lypo–Spheric Vitamin C

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    • 31 min
    What Su Bought: Book Spree

    What Su Bought: Book Spree

    In our newest segment, SuChin tells us, literally, the last thing she bought. Like, “let me look at my credit card statements” for receipts. Find her latest purchase here.

    Add to Astrological Cart with Heidi Rose Robbins

    Add to Astrological Cart with Heidi Rose Robbins

    Carters, get starry-eyed. Acclaimed astrologer Heidi Rose Robbins is here to advise all of the signs on what to add and remove from cart in 2023. SuChin, resident Leo, is ecstatic that her travel plans are affirmed by the stars. Kulap, a Taurus, is removing from cart scarcity and embracing her shiny crown as an abundance queen. No matter your sign, Heidi and the aunties will help you understand how you can live with more intention this year. 

    A note from Kulap and SuChin: This episode was recorded before January 23rd, before the mass shooting in Monterey Park, CA in the midst of the Lunar New Year celebration; And again a mass shooting in Half Moon Bay, CA. For those listening and reading trying to make sense of what has happened, trying to process trauma, we're with you. There's so much heartache here, and for now, we grieve, we mourn & we keep these communities in our hearts.

    Please note, Add To Cart contains mature themes and may not be appropriate for all listeners. 

    To see all products mentioned in this episode, head to @addtocartpod on Instagram. To purchase any of the products, see below. 


    Heidi's new book Everyday Radiance has daily prompts of self-care and self-renewal
    Rest is Resistance by Tricia Hersey, tells us that sleep isn’t only essential. It’s powerful

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    • 38 min
    Cartin’ in Retrograde

    Cartin’ in Retrograde

    Mercury is in retrograde, but that won’t stop Ku and Su from adding to cart. Trendsetter SuChin has recs to make life a little easier, from mindful eating tips to the perfect Netflix show for the whole family. Kulap has finally taken down the last of the decorations, but her Christmas Day Schedule made sure all the festivities and fixings were right on time. Plus we’ll find out what ingredient Su is removing from cart that has improved her life a full letter grade. 

    Please note, Add To Cart contains mature themes and may not be appropriate for all listeners. 

    To see all products mentioned in this episode, head to @addtocartpod on Instagram. To purchase any of the products, see below. 


    The freshwater pearls on the Fear Necklace from Joey Baby look good on any neck
    Netflix show “Old Enough” features children in Japan running errands by themselves for the first time. It's adorable 
    "This is What I Eat" by Aliza Sokolow helps kids explore mindful eating
    Fashion designer Issac Mizrahi's Instagram is an absolute gem
    Babies are drooly but these Copper Pearl Bandanas catch all of it
    From earwax to boogers, the oogiebear for babies clears it all
    Visit Ku and Su’sAmazon Storefronts for all of your home and kitchen needs
    Love designer bags? Love them for cheaper? Don't miss Ku's curated list of pre-owned luxury bags
    Friends of the pod June Diane Raphael and Jessica St. Clair have their own Amazon storefronts too!
    Yogasleep sound machines helps babies fall asleep faster and stay asleep longer

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    • 49 min
    Ku and Su read r/AITA: Playing with Knives

    Ku and Su read r/AITA: Playing with Knives

    Girlfriend buys a $5000 (!) knife. When boyfriend uses it after she tells him not to, she buys him a crappy knife to use. Who’s the asshole here? Ku, Su, and producer Claire decide.

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
65 Ratings

65 Ratings

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Adding this to cart

I’ve just found this pod and have spent the last few days binging all episodes. I’ve decided to remove a lot from cart this year but I’ve also added so much, and I’m so happy to now add this pod and what feels like spending time with new friends! Thank you for the joy you bring! ❤️

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This is a great show! Both hosts are hilarious and I love every episode!

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