Written for FLARE.com.

Stepping into The Goods studio in late September feels like the first day of school. There’s an anticipatory buzz in the air and everything, from the white leather couch to the birch tree-print backdrop looks brand new. Yet, when the four co-hosts take the stage, it feels like they’ve known each other forever.

CBC’s new daytime show, which started on October 3 and airs weekdays at 2 p.m. EST, is helmed by four big personalities: former Steven and Chris host Steven Sabados, lifestyle expert and relationships author Andrea Bain, uber-charming chef Shahir Massoud and the always hilarious host of Canada’s Smartest Person, Jessi Cruickshank.

“The mix that we have is four people who are so different and yet we all share the same ridiculous sense of humour,” says Cruickshank. “We’re really genuinely laughing and having a good time, every single day.”…

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