Nurture & Support 179: Secrets of the Zoo, Unsolved Mysteries, and MR. SIGA Soft Bristle Brush/Scrubber

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS179.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSDr. Mike joins Mel and I yet again for this round of recommendations. Technical issues continue, but improving 🙂 Kelly’s recommendation:  Secrets of the Zoo The series, on Disney +, features The Columbus Zoo and The Wilds in Ohio.  You get a ton of behind the scenes insights on how the animals are cared for and interacted with.  Cheetahs, penguins, giraffes and more!  There are 3 seasons currently available.     Mike’s recommendation: Unsolved Mysteries Dr. Mike recommends the Netflix reboot … Continue reading

Nurture & Support 178: The Outer Worlds, LED lighting, and Blackbeard’s Ghost

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS178.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSDr. Mike joins Mel and I again for this round of recommendations. Due to technical issues and me forgetting to record parts of the show, sound quality and continuity get a little choppy here and there.  Also, for the record, I am not glad Dean Jones is dead. Mel’s recommendation: The Outer Worlds (video game) This game is from the creators of the early Fallout game series. The Outer Worlds contains much of the same spirit and vibe as Fallout… but … Continue reading

Nurture & Support 174: Mel and Kelly talk about what to buy on Amazon (again)

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS174.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSIn what is becoming a trend, Mel and I share what to buy on Amazon based on our recent purchases.  Amazon, feel free to start sending us free stuff to review.  Maybe start with Nintendo Switches.   Mel’s Recommendation –  Star Wars Bookends Han. Leia. Classic poses. Heavy. Bookends. Currently out of stock.  What more do you need to know??  Here is the link to keep checking to order these.           Kelly’s Recommendation – Techole HDMI splitter … Continue reading

Nurture & Support 169: Hobos and iPads

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS169.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSThis week Mel and I offer up two very different recommendations.  And I still don’t get ASMR. Kelly’s recommendation – Stobe the Hobo Youtube Channel Let’s address this right away.  I sincerely apologize for pronouncing Stobe as “Stub” or “Strobe” throughout the episode.  I have no clue why I goofed this up.  I think I did it correctly ONCE. Regardless, this is an intriguing channel from an intriguing man as he hops freight trains across the country.   Mel’s recommendation – … Continue reading

Nurture & Support 168: Tea and Tapes

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS168.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSTwo pretty good recommendations this week if we do say so ourselves… Mel’s recommendation – Boba Tea from Adagio Tea by Elizabeth O. Mel recommends her current “tea of choice”.. Boba Tea.  Also, to help me on my path to tea nerdom, Mel suggested the Ingenuity to brew my tea. Kelly’s recommendation – Roxio VHS to DVD 3 Need to convert VHS or other media to digital?  The Roxio VHS to DVD 3 might be the ticket.  Affordable and easy to … Continue reading

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

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC73.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSThis week you’ll get a great YouTube channel recommendation and a fun retro gaming option.  In addition to the recommendations, Mike and Kelly wander around such topics as YouTube comments, monetization, the Amiga 2000, BASIC, and The Killing Joke. Kelly’s Recommendation Orvix Cosplay – This is an awesome YouTube channel run by an equally awesome person.  It has cosplay talk, how-to videos, vlogs from cons and Disneyland… what’s not to love? Here is the super cool Killing Joke shirt project Kelly mentioned … Continue reading