N&S – Episode 136 – Alice Cooper and Six Crows

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS136.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSA return to some old standbys: A book and an Alice Cooper album. Guess who recs which one..   Kelly’s Rec: Album: Paranormal by Alice Cooper The brand new album from Alice Cooper! Kelly gives a preview of his thoughts on the album before he and Mike talk about it on Squat Cobbler. Some Links: a playlist on YouTube, Spotify, Amazon Prime   I’m only 30 out of 50 Shades of Grey….     Mel’s Rec: Book: Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo … Continue reading

N&S – Episode 135 -Podcats

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS135.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSAnother episode where we recommend other people’s podcasts. Weird.   Mel’s Rec: Podcast/AudioDrama: Mars Corp by Definitely Human Productions Imagine waking up a few hundred years late for your job as Station Manager of the MarsCorp terraformign station. On Mars. A fun story of Corporate Culture. In space. Full of zany characters and one lovable robot named Baxter. He has a telebelly. Available at all of the normal places podcasts can be found.     Kelly’s Rec: Podcast: Every Little Thing by Gimlet … Continue reading

N&S – Episode 134 – Whole Lotta Literature

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS134.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSThis short ep is just chock full of literary inspiration.   Kelly’s Rec: Website: InspiroBot.me Special thanks to Sean Shick for dropping this little gem in front of Kelly’s eyeballs. Special Runner Up Thanks to Matt Shivers for keeping it there. Click the HAL3000 -ish button and wonderful inspirational magic appears. Also, you can access your past inspirations from the “My Quotes” section. Go. Look. Click that Generate button ans share your inspirations with us. LOOK AT THESE. LOOK!   Here are some … Continue reading

Episode 133 – Swords Galore

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS133.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSKelly can’t pass up another chance to praise The Sword and the Sorcerer movie. Also there’s a toad, and maybe a cat. Mel’s Recommendation: Video: Man At Arms and Man At Arms Reforged on the AWE me Channel I am ridiculously fascinated by this show. Basically some amazing artisans make REAL WEAPONS from movies and games. Seriously, check out the Lich King’s sword from Warcraft. So. Cool. The entire playlist is below. Watch it.   Here’s the sword from The Sword and the Sorcerer, … Continue reading

Episode 132- Child Sized Ear Holes

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS132.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSMel has problems, but Kelly has some music that will help.   Kelly’s Recommendation: Album: Disney’s Music From the Park Released in 1996, this album has popular music artists performing renditions of popular songs from Disney movies. Includes Patti Austin, The Pointer Sisters, Olivia Newton-John, and the amazing gem from Tim Curry below. The album is no longer available on youtube, but you can go get it on Amazon.     Not on this album, but still awesome:     Mel’s Recommendation: Device: Apple … Continue reading

Episode 131- Crafting Some Extreme Sports

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Episode 130 – The Long Dark of Cutting Cable

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS130.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSKelly cuts the cable cord and Mel just tries to survive the apocalypse. Kelly’s Recommendation: Gadgets: Cut your cable with Mohu and Tablo Mohu makes amplified HD antennas to get over-the-air tv stations. There are lots of different models for both indoor and outdoor use. Tablo Tuners let you DVR over-the-air channels and also lets you watch different channels throughout the house or on the mobile app.   Mel’s Recommendation: Game: The Long Dark by Hinterland Games Yes, I did talk about this game … Continue reading

Episode 129 – Extraterrestrials Come from Wolf 359

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS129.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSWe’re Back! Mel’s Recommendation: Podcast: Wolf 359 An AudioFiction podcast set in a space station in orbit around Wolf359. Told mainly from the perspective of Doug Eiffel, the communications officer of the station’s 3 person crew. Doug is not exactly thrilled to be on the station and doesn’t bother to hide it. Instead he spends most of his time broadcasting running monologues full of popculture anecdotes out into the void. Follow along as the station AI possibly plots to murder the crew, the mad … Continue reading

Episode 128 -Give Vader some Props

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS128.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSS  Kelly’s Recommendation: Documentary: I Am Your Father This is a doc about David Prowse, the actor who physically played the role of Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy. Available on Netflix (for subscribers). He was also known as the Green Cross Code Man in Britain; a character that taught children about crosswalk safety. See the video here for a reprisal of the role, only for adults this time. The film seeks to tell the story of how and why David was … Continue reading

Episode 127 – Home is in The Hollows

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS127.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSThis week we’ve got an urban fantasy book series and some home automation awesomeness for your listening pleasure. Mel’s Recommendation: Book Series: The Hollows Series by Kim Harrison This 13 book series started in 2004 with Dead Witch Walking and ended in 2014. Rachel Morgan is a pretty kickass bounty hunter, who also happens to be a witch. This urban fantasy series is set in Cincinnati, and includes all sorts of supernatural types, like weres, vampires, pixies, fairies, demons, and a few elves … Continue reading