Episode 103 – Demonic Bill Pullman is better than your Swiss Miss

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS103.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSA holiday, a super bad movie, and cocoa awesomeness this week from Mel & Kel Happy Belated HARBOR DAY! Check out the official FB group. And here’s the New Yorker article that awarded Harbor Day it’s National Holiday Status.  But you probably won’t.  We knew that.  It is difficult to simply click a link, isn’t it? Mel’s Recommendation Food/Drink: Crio Bru This is a delicious cocoa bean drink. It could be called a “Coffee alternative” in that it claims to provide energy … Continue reading

Episode 100 (part 2) – Recommendation MADNESS

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS100b.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSThe week long wait is OVER!!! We hope you enjoyed part 1 of show 100 and finally you will find out the winner of RECOMMENDATION MADNESS!! To take us through the Braavos and Dorne backets, we were joined by @Atypical_Ashley, @ohalchemygirl, MattShivers_VO and @missdestructo (!!!) Careful listeners will note a brief visit from @sean_schick as well during Matt’s picks (sorry). Once we got down to 8 remaining recommendations, @HeleMcGe  and @mcgenva joined us to wrap this up and name a champion! In the spirit of NO SPOILERS, … Continue reading

Episode 100 (part 1) – Recommendation MADNESS

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS100a.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSTo celebrate our 100th podcast, we decided to do something different from our usual format, so we set up a tournament featuring past recommendations and asked a bunch of our friends to help us out. 64 recommendations… 10 guests… 3 near evictions… cellos… Alice Cooper… and MORE! So MUCH more in fact – we had to make this show into two parts.  This week you will hear the “King in the North” and “Clegane” brackets.  Next week we go through the “Braavos” and … Continue reading

Episode 98 – Pressure Tape

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Episode 95 – Wiring the Fifth Ranger

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Episode 92 – Zee space! Zee space boss!

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Episode 86 – Moonfit

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Episode 79 – Pointless Fun Stacking Leopards and Foxes

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/ns79.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSWe are super happy to have Special Guest KAREN THUL on this episode! We hope she’ll return….   Mel’s Recommendation: Movie: Bringing Up Baby (1938) Mel finally has a recommendation older than Kelly’s! Stars Katherine Hepburn and Cary Grant and was directed by Howard Hawks.  This is probably Mel’s very favoritest RomCom/Screwball Comedy EVER! There’s a LEOPARD named Baby, a Zoologist/Paleontologist, Intercostal Clavicles, Screwball Characters SPOILER ALERT: Oddly for Mel, this movie has a happy ending. You may be able to … Continue reading

Episode 78 – THE FUTURE IS AWESOME! (plus kittens)

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Episode 77 – The Alice and The Fury

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS77.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS    Mel’s Recommendation: Movie: Mad Max: Fury Road An awesome continuation of the Mad Max story by George Miller starring Tom Hardy as Max and Charlize Theron as Furiosa. Surprisingly, this story isn’t really about Max, it’s about Imperator Furiosa and her attempt at redemption in the violent wasteland that the world has become. It’s hard to fangirl appropriately here without giving away some spoilers that I feel it’s best you experience for yourself, so go see it and come … Continue reading