Squat Cobbler 94: A Light Rant

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N&S -Ep 166- We’re Back

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS166.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSWe’re baack. again. via GIPHY Mel’s Rec:   Book Series: Villians by V.E. Schwab super cool, kinda dark antiheroes galore sort of an undead dog found family   Kelly’s Rec: Gadget: Creality 10s 3D Printer Print Things In 3D! reasonably affordable Make Cool Things! Checkout Thingiverse for models also TinkerCad and Cura     Want to subscribe to the Nurture and Support podcast??   Our feed – http://nurtureandsupport.net/feed/podcast  iTunes – Nurture and Support, Stitcher, Google Play and Kelly’s YouTube Channel.  Thanks for listening! Mel (@karmic9) and … Continue reading

Squat Cobbler 88: FYI, we accept free stuff. Honest.

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC88.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSThis week Mike shares a video on an amazing portion of gaming history and I recommend a sweet, low cost, cam option.  Oh, and we beg all corporate overlords to give us free stuff to review. Mikes’s recommendation: The Story of Tetris Kelly’s recommendation: Netvue Orb Cam https://www.amazon.com/Security-Compatible-Wireless-Detection-Monitor/dp/B078SQC6BK   Want to subscribe to the Nurture and Support podcast, which is also home to the Squat Cobbler podcast?? Our feed – http://nurtureandsupport.net/feed/podcast, iTunes – Nurture and Support, Stitcher, Google Play and Kelly’s YouTube … Continue reading

Squat Cobbler 73: Cosplay and Retro Gaming

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N&S – Ep 152 – Kelly’s Idea of Cellos Really Flies

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N&S – Ep. 146 -Ear Bags and Puppets

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N&S – Ep 140 – We Need More Power

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Episode 132- Child Sized Ear Holes

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Episode 130 – The Long Dark of Cutting Cable

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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 Podcasts | Stitcher | 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 … Continue reading