All posts tagged family

Episode 128: NerdAbsurd does Christmas!

Merry Christmas to all of our listeners! Click here to listen!

NerdAbsurd Flashback: Alfie Kohn

In December, we’re running some of our best podcast interviews. Check out this oldie by goodie: Alfie Kohn discusses his new book, “The Myth of the Spoiled Child: Challenging Conventional Wisdom about Children and Parenting“, which is about common parenting myths, specifically whether or not children are spoiled and should be allowed to fail.

Episode 127: Baking

Nick discusses his new love of baking bread.  P.S. Happy Thanksgiving from the NerdAbsurd crew!!!!! Click here to listen!

Partial transcript: Episode 13 (Gifting)

Virginia: We’re approaching the holiday season.  I’m interested in hearing all of your best strategies for giving the best gifts. Andrew: Know your target. Virginia: We’re talking about gift giving, not hunting. Andrew: They’re roughly the same thing, right? Nick: I think the key is to not set an arbitrary dollar amount.  That’s the easiest way to completely wreck gift giving. Virginia: What’s the most you’ve ever spent on a Read More...