Episode 16 – Mental Health during Lockdown Pt.1

This is that episode where Peter Pop and Nadir Pop barely spoke because the two guests who shared the stage gave us such a thought-provoking perspective on the India lockdown that we are still pondering on a number of things. We start the podcast with our first guest, Sudha Ravishankar who has been associated withContinue reading “Episode 16 – Mental Health during Lockdown Pt.1”

Episode 14 – Parents in Bollywood films

This week we did something different. A month in complete lockdown in Mumbai, India and four episodes on Coronavirus/COVID-19, we decided to take a departure and decided to delve into Bollywood films. One of the three most favoured indulgences for Indians, the other two being the sport of cricket and politics. This episode is notContinue reading “Episode 14 – Parents in Bollywood films”

Episode 9 – Kids in the time of Coronavirus

You feel bummed out when you have to cancel your holiday, especially when it’s an international one. But in this case Nadir Pop and his wife were glad they did it. No regrets. WHO has declared Coronavirus aka COVID-19 a pandemic. Now this piece of news is literally of epic proportions, as far as weContinue reading “Episode 9 – Kids in the time of Coronavirus”

Episode 7 – Warren Mendonsa – The Musician Dad

Photograph by Deepak Gopalkrishnan (This is from Nadir Pop’s prespective) When I was in college I remember attending the small and simple rock shows that used to happen in our city, Mumbai in India. There was this band called Zero, these guys were young, strong, bordering brashness and knew the pulse of the crowd. ButContinue reading “Episode 7 – Warren Mendonsa – The Musician Dad”

Episode 2 – The Planning: Part 1

What is it like to find the perfect partner? How do we know that we have found THAT perfect partner? What is it that we are looking for in a partner? Does love at first sight make any sense? Nadir Pop and Peter Pop go deep into how they went about finding their respective wives.Continue reading “Episode 2 – The Planning: Part 1”

Episode 1 – The Delivery

The birth of their children was one of the biggest events of Peter and Nadir’s lives (there are many more to come). Soon after they had the idea for the podcast, hours were spent discussing episode ideas and trading stories. It was clear what the first episode should be about, the defining moment of theirContinue reading “Episode 1 – The Delivery”

Introducing Pops in a Pod

Pops in a Pod is a parenting podcast from a father’s perspective. This is not a glorified baby-sitting dad podcast, this goes beyond sharing the load, where he doesn’t just play the role of a weekend parent, but is involved in day-to-day parenting. Right from changing diapers to constructive playtime and everything in between. HostedContinue reading “Introducing Pops in a Pod”