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Nothing much happens; bedtime stories for grown-ups

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Bedtime stories for grownups, in which nothing much happens, you feel good and then you fall asleep.

Bedtime stories for grownups, in which nothing much happens, you feel good and then you fall asleep.
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Canada

Description:

Bedtime stories for grownups, in which nothing much happens, you feel good and then you fall asleep.

Language:

English

Contact:

8102870467


Episodes

Getaway

3/11/2019
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Our story this week is called “Getaway” and it’s a story about taking a break from the cold and ice. It’s also about the feeling of falling asleep in the sun with a paperback book in your hand, the sound of the waves at night and the pleasant longing for your own bed at the end of time away. U.S. listeners can use promo code: SweetDreams at www.casper.com to get $50 off from select mattresses.

Duration:00:23:58

Fog and Light

2/25/2019
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Our story tonight is called “Fog and Light” and it’s a story about a day of simple pleasures meant to clear out the winter blues. It’s also about a little girl in a red hat, the Latin names for rare flowers and good advice from an old friend. U.S. listeners can use promo code: SweetDreams at www.casper.com to get $50 off from select mattresses.

Duration:00:25:43

A Little Romance

2/11/2019
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Our story tonight is called “A little romance” and it’s a story about the beginnings of Spring in the city. It’s also about fond memories of young love, a picture tucked into the back of a wallet and and the sweet realization that someone somewhere is thinking of you. U.S. listeners can use promo code: SweetDreams at www.casper.com to get $50 off from select mattresses.

Duration:00:24:24

Winter Walk

1/28/2019
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Our story tonight is called “Winter Walk” and it’s a story about stepping through crisp layers of deep snow on a sunny cold day. It’s also about a well made bed, a sleeping kitty and the welcome way that nature can take your breath away.

Duration:00:24:26

My Interview on Super Awesome Science Show (SASS)

1/18/2019
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Dear listeners, I’m working away on the third season of Nothing Much Happens which will be coming to you on January 28 and then will be available to you every other Monday. While you’re waiting I thought you would enjoy this conversation I had with Jason Tetro “The Germ Guy” from the podcast the Super Awesome Science Show (SASS). You can find the show at Curiouscast.ca or wherever you find Nothing Much Happens.

Duration:00:09:10

A New Leaf

12/31/2018
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Our story tonight is called “A New Leaf” and it’s a story about starting off the new year with a fresh book to write your plans in. It’s also about a memory of something magical, a cup of coffee on a cold day and the pleasure of a freshly sharpened pencil.

Duration:00:22:00

Christmas Eve

12/24/2018
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Our story tonight is called Christmas Eve, and it’s a story about being with the ones you love at a special time of year. It’s also about plates of home baked treats, thinking back to the holidays of childhood and the everyday miracle that is dogs.

Duration:00:21:08

Snowed In

12/17/2018
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Our story tonight is called Snowed in and it’s a story about watching the snow come down from the cozy warmth of home. It’s also about treating yourself to things you usually don’t have time for, a memory of kindness and the quiet hush of deep snow.

Duration:00:23:07

Getting The Tree

12/10/2018
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Our story this week is called “Getting the Tree” and it’s a story about a Holiday tradition that’s been updated from childhood, it’s also about a champagne toast, sharing a quiet moment and the kindness of a stranger.

Duration:00:20:21

Bustle in the city

12/3/2018
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Our story tonight is called “Bustle in the City” and it’s a story about watching the streets of a downtown come to life on a dark December night. It’s also about the merriness of seeing friends at the height of the holiday season, the quiet refuge of a room of one’s own and sending your love in a letter to someone far far away.

Duration:00:23:03

The day after Thanksgiving

11/26/2018
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Our story tonight is called “The day after Thanksgiving” and it’s a story about enjoying the quiet after a big day, and looking forward to the season to come. It’s also about being in your pajamas for as long as you like, the best way to pop popcorn and some happy traditions.

Duration:00:22:06

A rainy day, making soup

11/19/2018
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Our story tonight is called “A rainy day, making soup” and it’s a story about feeling lit up from the inside when it gets dark and gloomy out. It’s also about a drink of something special, a welcome home kiss and falling asleep on the sofa while dinner is being made.

Duration:00:22:26

A cool walk and a hot bath

11/12/2018
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Our story tonight is called "A cool walk and a hot a bath" and it’s a story about those particular days right on the edge of Autumn and Winter when the wind is changing and there are pleasures to be found in being outside and in being in. It’s also about saying hello to a friend, the joy of unwrapping a gift and watching the seasons change.

Duration:00:20:51

Ducks in a row

11/5/2018
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Our story tonight is called “Ducks in a row” and it’s a story about a slow paced sunday, several cups of tea,and having the time to do the things you need to. It’s also about a shared loaf of banana bread, watching a cold wind blow through the last leaves of autumn, and feeling cared for and ready for a new week.

Duration:00:22:41

Halloween, in an old house

10/29/2018
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Our story tonight is called "Halloween, in an old house" and it’s a story about making friends with whoever you share your space with. It’s also about getting to be someone else for a bit and the contagious excitement of children on one of their favorite nights of the year.

Duration:00:20:19

At the mill, with pumpkins and cider

10/22/2018
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Our story tonight is called “At the mill, with pumpkins and cider” and it’s a story about an afternoon in the cool autumn air doing some favorite things. It’s also about taking the time to let a moment unfold, a childhood memory and a shared cup of cider.

Duration:00:18:19

At the farmers market, on a Fall morning.

10/15/2018
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Our story tonight is called “At the Farmer’s Market, on a Fall Morning and it’s a story about the abundance of autumn and the bustle of a busy neighborhood market. It’s also about the feeling of looking forward to the winter and of looking back to being a child.

Duration:00:18:01

In the library

10/8/2018
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Our story tonight is called “In the Library” and it’s a story about a day spent in the cool quiet company of books. It’s also about an early morning cup of coffee, the first cool days of Autumn and the excitement of a new book.

Duration:00:21:34

The last warm days

8/27/2018
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Our story tonight is called “The Last Warm Days” and it’s a story about enjoying the heat of summer before the Autumn comes to take it’s place. It’s also about sheets dried in the sun, the smell of tomato plants and taking time to do as one likes.

Duration:00:19:41

In the kitchen, during a storm

7/7/2018
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Our story tonight is called “In the kitchen, during a storm” and it’s a story about doing something simple with great care. It’s also about the cool breeze that comes with a storm, remembering a sweet time in your past and listening to records on a summer night.

Duration:00:23:10