N&S – Ep 140 – We Need More Power

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS140.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSThis week, we have a gadget rec and another cosplaying youtube channel. Warning, there are corgis. Kelly’s Rec: Gadget: Netgear Powerline 1000 Use your existing electrical wiring to extend your network throughout your house. Just plug one into an outlet by your modem and the other one into any other outlet.     Mel’s Rec: YouTube: Kamui Cosplay Svetlana and Benni make some really cool Cosplay costumes and props. Check out their website too Did I mention they have 2 corgis..   Social … Continue reading

N&S – Ep 139 – Crafty Pagan Music

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS139.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSThis week: Polymer Clay, Pagan, and Pokemon. Mel’s Rec: YouTube Channel: LoreChirik Cool videos sculpting Pokemon, Clash Royale, and Five Nights at Freddy’s characters. Make sure to check out his videos of Drogon and a White Walker from Game of Thrones. Too cool.   Here’s that Miltank pokemon Kelly was talking about. I think she’s cute.     Kelly’s Rec: Music: Official Pagan Music on YouTube (aka Mike of Squat Cobbler) Ambient Awesomeness Mike featured Kelly in “Like Alice” and has also managed to … Continue reading

Squat Cobbler 39: The Pumpkin Spice Must Flow

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC39.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSOur favorite guest, and Kelly’s favorite podcast co-host (until this show) Mel returns to the Cobblerplex! Recommendations Kelly – Because Geek YouTube channel Val rocks it with loads of Game of Thrones materials… fan theories, trailer breakdowns, episode reviews and live chats.  She is smart and engaging.  Check her channel out!   Mel – Rare Breed by  Zayde Wolf Zayde Wolf music is written, produced and largely performed by Dustin Burnett.  His material has appeared in a variety of places including video games, … Continue reading

Squat Cobbler 35: Shudder and Explode

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC35.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSMike and Kelly reflect upon Squat Cobbler’s “evil doppelganger” relationship to the Nurture and Support podcast and then go on to recommend… Kelly’s recommendation: Song Exploder (podcast) Hosted by Hrishikesh Hirway, Song Exploder is a podcast that breaks down a song each episode with the participation of musician(s) who created it.  Very interesting and tightly edited (each show is less than 15 minutes). There are episodes with Björk, U2, Metallica, Solange, Iggy Pop and many more. Mike’s recommendation:  Shudder (Streaming service) Sponsored by … Continue reading

Squat Cobbler 33: Tales of Pirates and Snews

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC33.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSAfter determining there are fewer parallels between Jesus and Mike than Mike originally thought, we get on with the show… Kelly’s recommendation – Pirates of the Caribbean – Dead Men Tell No Tales OK, it’s a Pirates movie, but one of the better ones.  Fun. great special effects, implausible scenes galore, and a cgi Depp.  What more can you want? Mike’s recommendation – Snews Tony (@TonySolo on Twitter), co-host of the former Snarkalec Radio internet radio show/YouTube thingie with Mike and Kelly, and … Continue reading

Squat Cobbler 27 – Ice Cream and Soy Sauce

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC27.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSThis week is not for the children.  Fair Warning. Mike’s bandmate Corey joins the show and things get off to a rocky start right off the bat regarding the episode number.  Then Mike is Mike.  Then the recommendations… Mike’s Recommendation – Synthwave artist Vampire Stepdad Synth wave music plus a vampire pitching why he will be awesome as your step dad.  Full show below. Corey’s Recommendation – Critical Role Critical Role on the Geek and Sundry YouTube channel features several outstanding voice actors … Continue reading

Episode 133 – Swords Galore

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Episode 131- Crafting Some Extreme Sports

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Squat Cobbler 20 – More Alice and More Scooby Doo Than You Expect

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC20.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSAll hell breaks loose this week.  Not a show for the kiddos.  Eventually. Kelly’s Recommendation Super Duper Alice Cooper – Documentary One of the best Alice Cooper documentaries out there.  This sheds new (or more) light on the group’s breakup and the “lost albums” Alice did in the 80s.  Alice, Dennis Dunaway, Iggy Pop and John Lydon all join in on the fun.  And Alice’s mom too. Mike’s Recommendation – (please read below) Mike recommended cosplay porn this week as a way to … 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