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”

Episode 57 – 2020 Wrap Up

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”

Episode 55 – The Little Prince

Earlier this month, Peter Pop and Nadir Pop read the French classic novella, the Little Prince/Le Petit Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, released in 1943. Now the novella is classified for children but take it from them, this book is meant for adults

Episode 54 – Musician Dad – Gaurav Chintamani (Advaita, The Dirt Machine)

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)”

Episode 52 – Games People Play – Lalit Parmar – Hasbro India

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.

Episode 50 – Entrepreneur Parents – Aswani Chaitanya – Timios

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”

Episode 49 – Parenting in Bollywood Films – Angrezi Medium

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”