Nurture & Support 168: Tea and Tapes

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Nurture & Support 167: Back in business with fun recommendations (eventually)

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS167.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSNurture & Support returns with our favorite guest Dr. Mike. Bear with us since it has been awhile and we had to catch up.  Recommendations (worth waiting for) begin around the 8 minute mark, but before that you will be treated to: Mel’s current Internet access situation An audio tour of Dr. Mike’s office/home We do eventually get to recommendations.  BTW, it is worth sticking around until the end because Mel and Mike lose Kelly’s audio, but our recording software does … Continue reading

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

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS146.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSThis week we bring you a wireless gadget and some videos. You’re welcome.   Kelly’s Recc: Gadget: SoundPeats Magnetic Wireless Earbuds These bluetooth earbuds work on both iOS and Android and are super inexpensive. Try $27.99 on Amazon right now. O_O The 2 earbuds are magnetized so they stick together when you drop them around your neck so you won’t lose them. Take that Apple Airpods. 8 hours of music and does phone calls too. And it comes with an “ear … Continue reading

N&S – Ep 140 – We Need More Power

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Episode 132- Child Sized Ear Holes

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