It’s the last episode of 2020. Nadir Pop and Peter Pop look back at the year. They also reflect on an important question What would 2020 look like if COVID did not happen? Last year before launching the podcast, we had a list over of 50+ topics ready however due to the pandemic we coveredContinue reading “Episode 57 – 2020 Wrap Up”
In the past year, we’ve had only one musician guest on the podcast so far, ace guitarist Warren Mendonsa . He told us about Bedtime with The Beatles an album where musician Jason Falkner transformed The Beatles songs into lullabies. This episode is also connected with the The Beatles. Earlier this year in June, PeterContinue reading “Episode 54 – Musician Dad – Gaurav Chintamani (Advaita, The Dirt Machine)”
As kids we played a lot of games and I just don’t mean outdoor games but also indoor ones. I personally had a huge collection of G.I. JOEs and HE-MAN and conjured up some crazy imaginative worlds within the confines of my home. But the one that really challenged me and my imagination was Monopoly. This game has broken friendships and family ties more than diplomatic breakdowns between two countries.
We have hit 50 episodes in just under a year! And what a to celebrate it, we got a really cool dad to talk about his entrepreneurial journey into starting a kids health food company. Especially after spending 15 odd years in the USA and UK working with top brands like Goldman Sachs, Deutsche BankContinue reading “Episode 50 – Entrepreneur Parents – Aswani Chaitanya – Timios”
We are back with another episode of Parenting in Bollywood films. This time we are talking about Angrezi Medium, the last released feature film of actor Irrfan Khan Irrfan plays Champak Bansal, the single parent to teenage daughter Tarika (Radhika Madan). Tarika wants to go abroad to study in London, UK and the movie isContinue reading “Episode 49 – Parenting in Bollywood Films – Angrezi Medium”
We continue with our ENGAGING KIDS theme for the month of October and in the second part of the series we will discuss music and it’s influence on kids. For this episode once again we are joined by Dr. Wilona Annunciation and along with her we also invited Vaishali Sudan Sharma, a marketing professional and a mother to a 6-year-old son.
One of the biggest challenges that parents face is engaging their kids. And it has become more pronounced during this pandemic, especially with work-from-home, house work and online schooling. All of this bundled up in a not-so-fun package, especially for us parents.
Today is International Podcast Day and both Pops spend a part of their day listening to podcasts on various topics. Here are a few podcasts that they recommend. Nadir Pop’s pick SERIAL My very first podcast experience and something that I’ll never forget. A heady blend of mystery, investigation and human element. It’s just allContinue reading “Podcast Recommendations”
Shradha Sud had a telling journey to entrepreneurship, she’s been a corporate lawyer for 13 years before founding her very own maternity fashion label – Mama Couture. And she didn’t have to look very far to come up with this idea, her own pregnancy led to a light-bulb moment and the path to become anContinue reading “Episode 43 – Entrepreneur Parents -Shradha Sud (Mama Couture)”
We love doing podcasts around entertainment. It just pushes us in a fantasy-fiction world and try and imagine what it’s like to live the life of those characters, especially the parents. This week we picked up Cobra Kai which is currently streaming on Netflix and both Peter Pop and Nadir Pop ended up watching withContinue reading “Episode 42 – Parenting in Cobra Kai”