W.O.W. Conflate

RR131 Word of the Week: Conflate Ried finds words in the oddest ways. This week’s word is from the movie Incredibles 2. Advisory this is a migraine assisted podcast episode. Without giving any spoilers Ried manages to tell the story of how she came across this word in the movie. Kids movies; a vocabulary source…go … More W.O.W. Conflate

Incredibles 2

RR130 Friday Film Review: The Incredibles 2 WARNING: Spoilers, use of words Whoopass, and crap Ried sends her apologies for the wonky show schedule this week. Life got in the way of the schedule. Which is less than great but we forge onward. The Incredibles 2 was incredible and more. Find out the details of … More Incredibles 2

W.O.W. Stress

RR129 Word of the Week: Stress…Eustress…Distress Ried is tackling the complexities of the word stress. This was going to be last week’s word but there was so much nuance (and information) that nuance ended up being the W.O.W. for last week. Ried goes over some of the differences and how stress was not used to … More W.O.W. Stress

Sugar Me Not

Language Warning: God and hell are spoken in thie episode. RR128 Sugar Me Not. How much sugar is recommended in the daily diet? What is the best sugar to have? Does fruit count? Ried goes over all this and more in this week’s episode. Hear some things to look out for in your daily diet. … More Sugar Me Not

W.O.W. Nuance

RR126 Word of the Week: Nuance During the regularly scheduled W.O.W. research Ried decided to save the word for another week. Instead she reviewed the word nuance. I can tell you she is not terribly satisfied with the outcome. Still her explanation may help you with the understanding of this word. If you have another … More W.O.W. Nuance

Exhaustion Origins

RR125 Exhaustion. Why am I so stinkin’ tired?? Ried found it hard to get anything done more cooking split pea soup and sitting outside while it simmered. Why exactly do we end up feeling exhausted? Ried managed to do a little research on the subject and she talks about some reasons why we end up … More Exhaustion Origins

W.O.W. Thankful

RR123 Word of the Week: Thankful (in honor of Thanksgiving) This one is short and mostly to the point. Because there was not a whole lot of interesting info other than Thankful was actually a name. I am THANKFUL to all of you my listeners and I want to give a big shout out to … More W.O.W. Thankful