Episode 70 – The Lockdown: A Year Later

On 23 March 2020, India went into lockdown. Initially for 21 days, the lockdown continued for over 3 months. Described by many as one of the harshest lockdowns in the world. A year later, Nadir Pop & Peter Pop look back and discuss their learnings as parents and also individuals. Some of the highlights fromContinue reading “Episode 70 – The Lockdown: A Year Later”

Episode 69 – Importance of Sleep for Parents – Dr. Manvir Bhatia

India is the most sleep-starved country in the world -93% of the population have complained about broken sleep.  Last week 19th of March was World Sleep Day and the slogan was Regular Sleep, Healthy Future. Nadir Pop and Peter Pop did an episode on sleep for children last year with Kerry Bajaj, author of SleepContinue reading “Episode 69 – Importance of Sleep for Parents – Dr. Manvir Bhatia”

Episode 67 – Women in the Workforce – Priya Krishnan

In the past week or so, the Pop duo have noticed a variety of companies sharing their women’s day and in some instances week long campaigns and offers. Instead of promoting their products, Nadir Pop and Peter Pop feel that it is important for companies to review the environment that they created for their womenContinue reading “Episode 67 – Women in the Workforce – Priya Krishnan”

Episode 65 – Money and Parenting – Mrinal Ghosh

The phrase ‘money makes the world go round’ was first used in the 1960’s in a musical play ‘ Cabaret’. It stands true 50 years later, every parent will agree. Nadir Pop has touched upon the aspect of financial planning before becoming a parent in Episode 3 – Planning Pt. 2 A year later, hereContinue reading “Episode 65 – Money and Parenting – Mrinal Ghosh”

Episode 64 – Valentine’s Day (Not) Part 2 – Shruti Seth & Danish Aslam

In Part 2 of Valentine’s day, Nadir Pop and Peter Pop are joined by another couple, Shruti Seth & Danish Aslam. Actor Shruti Seth has starred in films like – Slumdog Millionaire, Fanaa and Rajneeti, TV shows like Shrarat, Suite Life of Karan and Kabir, Comedy Circus and recently in Mentalhood a show on parenting.Continue reading “Episode 64 – Valentine’s Day (Not) Part 2 – Shruti Seth & Danish Aslam”

Episode 63 – Valentine’s Day (Not) Part 1 – Jishnu & Shreya Dasgupta

Come February, and the colour red takes over shops no matter where you live and it is hard to ignore that feeling of love in the air thanks to Valentine’s Day being just around the corner. On Pops in a Pod last year, we didn’t have a Valentine’s day special episode but had 2 episodesContinue reading “Episode 63 – Valentine’s Day (Not) Part 1 – Jishnu & Shreya Dasgupta”

Episode 61 – Entrepreneur Parents – Priyanka Loonker (MyCoup)

The Pop duo are back with another episode of Entrepreneur Parents Nadir Pop and Peter Pop joined by Priyanka Loonker of MyCoup , a platform with news and current affairs for children. Updated every Friday with a wide range of topics. Priyanka shares her journey of self discovery from a fashion writer to entrepreneur, startingContinue reading “Episode 61 – Entrepreneur Parents – Priyanka Loonker (MyCoup)”

Episode 60 – Parenting and Fitness

“Lose weight” and “Exercise more” are 2 of the most common new year resolutions every year. On this episode Nadir Pop and Peter Pop are joined by fitness trainer Ishav Mehta Lamba to discuss some of these and a lot more. Ishav Mehta Lamba is a ACE Certified Professional Trainer and Health Coach based inContinue reading “Episode 60 – Parenting and Fitness”

Episode 59 – We turn 1

It’s one year since Nadir Kanthawala & Peter Kotikalapudi released the first episode of Pops in a Pod To mark this occasion, they decided to make their debut on video. Nadir Pop and Peter Pop look back at the unforgettable episodes, their learnings and everything in between. Here are the episodes they spoke about TheContinue reading “Episode 59 – We turn 1”

Episode 58 – Parenting in Cobra Kai Pt. 2

New year and new season of Cobra Kai. In September, Nadir Pop and Peter Pop discussed parenting in the first 2 seasons of the karate themed series. This past weekend the Pop duo binge watched the 3rd season of Cobra Kai on Netflix and met after 9 months to talk about it. They discuss theContinue reading “Episode 58 – Parenting in Cobra Kai Pt. 2”