Ponder Across the Ponds
Don’t Worry – Be happy (Affirmations)

Don’t Worry – Be happy (Affirmations)

January 10, 2022

This week TJ convinces Dr T to consider the benefits of positive affirmations. Dr T puts affirmations to the test! Can affirmations can help Dr T to cultivate a bit of peace during his stressful workday. How will TJ rank on this week’s quiz about songs with positive messages? Will you know the answers?! Join us as we Ponder Across the Ponds.

 

Music: Fork and Spoon Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Fear of Missing Out (FOMO)

Fear of Missing Out (FOMO)

December 7, 2021

Dr T and TJ discuss their of ‘Fear of Missing Out’ on Dungeons, Dragons and Bamboo briefs – oh my! Listen in this week to learn about FOMO so you can live your best YOLO! Join us as we Ponder Across the Ponds.

 

Music: Fork and Spoon Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Monday Blues

Monday Blues

September 5, 2021

Mondays can be the toughest day of the week. We explore the difference between Monday Blues and Scary Sundays. Learn about Dr T’s socks and how they cheer up his Monday! We wish you a not so Blue Monday on this Labor Day weekend. Join us as we Ponder Across the Ponds.

 

Music: Fork and Spoon Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

“But What About Me” (Narcissism)

“But What About Me” (Narcissism)

July 28, 2021

"But What About Me" is the phrase which captures the essence of a narcissist. Dr T and TJ explore the depths of the narcissist's personality. Also, learn about sea monkeys and their unexpected connection with the narcissist. Join us as we 'Ponder Across the Ponds'.

 

Music: Fork and Spoon Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Bullying Birds

Bullying Birds

July 19, 2021

Aloha, this week we ponder our experiences with bullying. Learn about the high rates of bullying that happen to young people and how you can help to prevent bullying. Please join us this week as we ponder across the ponds!

 

Music: Fork and Spoon Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Fascinating Phobias

Fascinating Phobias

June 13, 2021

Aloha 😊 This week we ponder our natural fascination with phobias. Learn why Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia is perhaps the most ironic phobia! Did you know that many celebrities have phobias including Eminem and Opera? Join us as we Ponder Across the Ponds.

 

Music: Fork and Spoon Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Authenticity & The Barefoot Ukulele Player

Authenticity & The Barefoot Ukulele Player

May 31, 2021

Aloha! Can you authentically describe yourself as authentic? What are the two key features of authenticity, according to TJ? We also debate authentic behavior such as the barefoot ukulele player in a supermarket! Join us as we Ponder Across the Ponds.

 

Music: Fork and Spoon Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Imperfectly Perfect

Imperfectly Perfect

May 26, 2021

Do you consider yourself to be a perfectionist? How can the concept of Wabi Sabi help us to find value in our imperfections?!  Learn about the different types of perfectionism and more as we explore the topic of perfectionism.

 

Music: Fork and Spoon Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Procrastination Potpourri

Procrastination Potpourri

May 18, 2021

What’s your procrastinator style? How can monsters and monkeys help you to understand the dark side of procrastination? And, learn about Dr T’s obsession with Satsuma potpourri. Join us as we peel away the layers of procrastination! 

 

Music: Fork and Spoon Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Escapism & Peter Pan Syndrome

Escapism & Peter Pan Syndrome

May 9, 2021

Aloha! Are you suffering from a reality overdose? Maybe your responsibilities have you longing for a bit of escape? We will explore these topics and more such as why Peter Pan syndrome makes it difficult to find a lasting relationship in Hawaii?! Escape with us this week as we ponder across the ponds!

 

Music: Fork and Spoon Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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