Happy New Year!

Just a quick little Happy New Year to everyone! Enjoy yourself, and don’t t drink too much!

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Episode 39: How to be Awesome at Leaving Home

Rachel is an American, who moved to Canada to go to school and ended up making it her second home. We talk about leaving it all behind, starting fresh, culture shock, and adapting to your new life away from home. Horrible freedom!

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Theme music by The Meddwyn.

Other music from this episode:

Spy StoriesFed Conti
“007” (mp3)
from “Spy Stories”
(Mahjong Music LTD)

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Old School PartyStanley James
“Old School Party” (mp3)
from “Old School Party”
(Imerica Entertainment)

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It Goes Like ThisTim Midgett
“Portable Life” (mp3)
from “It Goes Like This”
(Comedy Minus One)

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Episode 38: How to be Awesome at Moving

Kim just went through another move. We have both moved a lot over the past 5 years and have a lot of advice to share. In this episode we talk about how to make your move a little less stressful. Pro tip: liquor helps.

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Theme music by The Meddwyn.

Other music from this episode:

Broken LampsAny Day Parade
“Broken Lamps” (mp3)
from “Broken Lamps”
(Mint 400 Records)
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Dear Leader/Taxpayer Spilt EPTaxpayer
“Moving Parts” (mp3)
from “Dear Leader/Taxpayer Spilt EP”
(Lunch Records)
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Universe AcceptableAsh Ganley
“Moving In The Shadows” (mp3)
from “Universe Acceptable”
(Magnatune)
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Episode 37:How to be Awesome at Crushes

We figure everybody has had a crush on someone at some point in their life; A friend, a celebrity, maybe a co-worker. In this episode, we explore the nature of crushes, when they’re innocent, when they’re inappropriate, and whether or not you should do something about them.

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Theme music by The Meddwyn.

Other music from this episode:

How Can I Keep From Singing?Rene Marie
“I Like You” (mp3)
from “How Can I Keep From Singing?”
(MAXJAZZ)
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Episode 36: How to be Awesome at Spelling and Grammar

We apologize for this condescending, pretentious, and judgmental episode. Kim may have a Master’s degree in english and a Master of Library and Information Science degree but even she isn’t as anal about grammar and spelling as Sondra is. This week is all about brushing up on your word skills!

This episode was greatly inspired by theoatmeal.com!
Helpful and hilarious tips from The Oatmeal:
Ten words you need to stop misspelling
How to use a semicolon
How to use an apostrophe
When to use i.e. in a sentence

For other great tips, also check out Grammar Girl.

If you like books, pick up a copy of Eats, Shoots & Leaves at your local library.

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Other music from this episode:

The London Book of the DeadThe Real Tuesday Weld
“Last Words” (mp3)
from “The London Book of the Dead”
(Six Degrees Records)
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...La Merde et Les EtoilesThe Gena Rowlands Band
“The Last Words Of Lesley Gore” (mp3)
from “…La Merde et Les Etoiles”
(Lujo Records)
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Episode 35: How to be Awesome at Going Back to School

Kim is nearing the end of her back to school endeavor and Sondra is just beginning. If you’re thinking of going back to school, you may want to listen to this first. Wondering what you should go back to school for? Go back to our 4th episode: How to be Awesome at Life for tools to help you figure it all out.

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Theme music by The Meddwyn.

Other music from this episode:

RunAroundAdrian Rhen
“Sacrifice” (mp3)
from “RunAround”
(Noi Records)

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Ammunition TeethExray’s
“Ways To Stop Time” (mp3)
from “Ammunition Teeth”
(Howells Transmitter)

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Episode 34: How to be Awesome at Existential Crisis

Amidst an existential crisis, Sondra explains to Kim what she’s going through and discovers that, without even knowing it, Kim might be an existentialist.

We are happy to report that, at the time of airing this episode, Sondra has gotten through her existential crisis and is happily plugging away at her psychology degree. Also, Kim has found work as a librarian! Congratulations Kim!!

Are you having an existential crisis? Take the test that Kim and Sondra both took to find out! You can find it HERE! (For entertainment purposes only, not meant to be a medical diagnosis)

Links about dealing with existential crisis:
How to deal with an Existential Crisis
Coping with Existential Depression

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Theme music by The Meddwyn.

Other music from this episode:

Life In The ShadeBrookville
“Nothing’s Meant To Last” (mp3)
from “Life In The Shade”
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The Thorcraft Cobra EPThorcraft Cobra
“Party Clock” (mp3)
from “The Thorcraft Cobra EP”
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FantasiesMetric
“Help I’m Alive” (mp3)
from “Fantasies”
(Arts & Crafts Mexico)

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