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A podcast about being the kind of grown-ups we want to be. The answers are better than the questions. Hosted by Kari Halsted.

A podcast about being the kind of grown-ups we want to be. The answers are better than the questions. Hosted by Kari Halsted.
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United States

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A podcast about being the kind of grown-ups we want to be. The answers are better than the questions. Hosted by Kari Halsted.

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@goodstufffm

Language:

English


Episodes

Enunciate the syllables

3/28/2018
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Brook and Kari talk about conferences: going to them, enjoying yourself, getting your money’s worth, doing a talk, understanding the code of conduct.

Duration:00:43:08

Dom Jorts

2/26/2018
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Brook and Kari chat about recent movies we’ve seen, books read, and podcasts listened to. 50 Shades spoilers. Tolkien white guys. Superhero movies. Writers writing about experiences they don’t have.

Duration:00:49:55

What We Did On Our Vacation

11/6/2017
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Brook and Kari talk about what we’ve been up to, since we haven’t been podcasting a whole lot. Some really good book, movie, TV, and podcast recommendations here. I (Kari) can’t believe I didn’t mention I listened to S-Town. Plus, we talk about gender confirmation surgery.

Duration:00:29:46

United By Queerness

7/3/2017
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Brook and Kari talk about Pride month, celebrations, marches, mainstreaming, commodification, rainbow-washing, chanting, mourning, abstaining, and showing up for the actual work the rest of the year. Should you go? Yes.

Duration:00:34:53

Don't Ghost Your Parents

5/29/2017
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Brook and Kari discuss chosen families, constructing family units, friends that stick, healthy boundaries for adults, rules for showing up for your friends.

Duration:00:37:16

Cry You Later

2/9/2017
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Brook and Kari discuss crying, particularly at work, and what it means, why we do it, and what to do if you see someone doing it.

Duration:00:33:55

Home Poopin'

2/1/2017
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Kari and Brook revisit the topic of travelling: how we pack, what we pack, how we make ourselves feel at home when away, and the weird things human bodies do when you're on the road.

Duration:00:34:44

The Green Pickle

12/7/2016
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We're back, adullllltttzzzz! Brook and Kari have come out of hibernation to hit your eardrums with a brand new episode, mostly about how to handle the holidays like a grown-up when you're spending them with unfamiliar people, or worse, familiar people! We talk about Friendsgiving, new and old traditions, Brook loves a good yule.

Duration:00:32:26

Good Enough for Vin Diesel

4/6/2016
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Kari chats with Victor Yocco about the benefits of stopping drinking, the practice of sobriety, how to support people choosing to not drink, fizzy drinks at bars, and when’s a good time to ask why someone’s not drinking (never).

Duration:00:57:40

We Burn Something and Drink

1/6/2016
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Kari and Brook talk about holiday plans, going out versus staying in, solstice, resolutions versus spontaneity, not smiling at strangers, journalling as reflection, minimalism, reading, and death to "should." Also: cat noises.

Duration:00:51:44

We Burn Something and Drink

1/6/2016
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Kari and Brook talk about holiday plans, going out versus staying in, solstice, resolutions versus spontaneity, not smiling at strangers, journalling as reflection, minimalism, reading, and death to “should.” Also: cat noises.

Duration:00:51:43

My Friendship Car is in Miles Per Hour

12/20/2015
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Brook and Kari talk about adult friendships and the Internet, cross-pollination, intensity, friending regret, breakups, retweeting, aspirational friends, attraction, homogeneity, and the roommate switch.

Duration:01:00:45

Playlist for Death

11/23/2015
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Brook and Kari record over wine and cats, and ponder their own mortality, loved ones (including pets) dying, being ready to die, risky behavior, travelling on planes, and trying to understand death. Uplifting!

Duration:01:00:53

Playlist for Death

11/23/2015
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Brook and Kari record over wine and cats, and ponder their own mortality, loved ones (including pets) dying, being ready to die, risky behavior, travelling on planes, and trying to understand death. Uplifting!

Duration:01:00:53

Stolen Canadian Accent

11/7/2015
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Kari and Brook Shelley talk about mommy/cat blogging/podcasting, going home again, travelling on other people's dime, accents, sci fi lit by women, revisiting old hobbies, and whole other episodes.

Duration:00:55:17

Stolen Canadian Accent

11/7/2015
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Kari and Brook Shelley talk about mommy/cat blogging/podcasting, going home again, travelling on other people’s dime, accents, sci fi lit by women, revisiting old hobbies, and whole other episodes.

Duration:00:55:16

The Dark Side of Decisiveness

9/7/2015
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Hilary (@theOtherHilary) is back to chat with Kari about hating yourself-in-other-people, respectful conversation, when and how we indulge ourselves, the statute of limitations on being mean, safe places for venting, and self-regulation.

Duration:00:50:32

The Jackie Chan Packing Strategy

5/26/2015
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Kari and her guest Aditi talk about international travel, local delicacies, Airbnb, Jackie Chan's packing strategies, friend trips, community sourced trip planning, and neck pillows.

Duration:00:51:13

The Jackie Chan Packing Strategy

5/26/2015
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Kari and her guest Aditi talk about international travel, local delicacies, Airbnb, Jackie Chan’s packing strategies, friend trips, community sourced trip planning, and neck pillows.

Duration:00:51:12

I Have Tweets Read to Me While I Sleep

3/30/2015
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Kari chats with Chris Enns about social media fasting, FOMO/JOMO, forming your own opinion, following and unfollowing strategies, satisficing, and fearlessness in podcasting.

Duration:00:53:46