Episodes

Oct. 24, 2021

Keep The Balloon Up - Dinner Plus Drinks #96

Did you know that "Keep The Balloon Up" (the game you play in your house as a kid) is a legit sport? Yep, Bridget discovered this…

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Oct. 17, 2021

Just A Few Tangents - Dinner Plus Drinks #95

We popped bubbles to celebrate Simona's birthday and the launch of our new Wine 201 podcast! If you like our wine episodes, and w…

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Oct. 15, 2021

This is for the 90's Kids - Amuse Bouche #15

It's spooky season and I am basically spending 12 minutes reminiscing on my college years. Because those were the years of my ve…

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Oct. 10, 2021

Our Biggest Episode Yet: The Wedding Game - Dinner Plus Drinks #94

We brought in 4 guests and 3 different types of beer for this one friends - it's the biggest, most epic, and most fun we've had o…

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Oct. 9, 2021

It's Wedding Season? - Amuse Bouche #14

Ok, it's not quite what you might consider wedding planning season, but for me, weddings are on the brain! I am helping a family…

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Oct. 3, 2021

It's Britney, Nick - Dinner Plus Drinks #93

Bridget came up with a genius segment and quizzed Nick on Britney Spears songs. You're going to want to make sure you listen to h…

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Oct. 1, 2021

A Lack of Stamina - Amuse Bouche #13

No, it's not exactly what you're thinking. Get your mind out of the gutter. Listen in to hear about an article that was able to…

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Sept. 26, 2021

Live From The Candle Mercantile - Dinner Plus Drinks #92

It was a beautiful fall day, so we decided to hit the road and record live from the patio at The Candle Mercantile in downtown La…

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Sept. 22, 2021

What Wine Should I Drink for Oktoberfest? - Pinkies Up Ep. 12

We love Oktoberfest! When we think Oktoberfest, we usually think of beer, but there is a ton of great German wine that you can dr…

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Sept. 19, 2021

Happy Birthday, Bridget! - Dinner Plus Drinks #91

It's Bridget's (and Shannon's) Birthday!!! We had to celebrate and have a little bit of fun. We hope you enjoy our celebration of…

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Sept. 17, 2021

It's (almost) my Birthday! - Amuse Bouche #12

It's my birthday! Ok, not quite yet, but it's in just a few days. I'm taking a quick walk down memory lane of my top 5 favorite …

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Sept. 11, 2021

A Lot About Tyler - Dinner Plus Drinks #90

Greetings friends! On this episode, conversation somehow managed to drift to Mr. Bridget (aka Tyler) a lot. It was good to sit do…

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Sept. 11, 2021

Dance of the Lemons Part 2 - Amuse Bouche #11

I'm wrapping up my chat about public schools and a bit about the documentary Waiting for Superman . But it's always great to see …

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Sept. 4, 2021

Is Nick Smarter Than a 5th Grader - Dinner Plus Drinks #89

After our little recording snafu last week, we're back with a full episode, we hope you didn't miss us too much! In this episode,…

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Sept. 3, 2021

Dance of the Lemons - Amuse Bouche #10

It's back to school time and it is a lot. As I was panicking about my son's first year of full-day classes in our local public s…

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Aug. 31, 2021

Oopsy Doopsy - Dinner Plus Drinks #88

Nick made a bit of an oopsy doopsy with our recording this week so that only the video portion of our recording actually recorded…

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Aug. 27, 2021

Thrift Store Finds - Amuse Bouche #9

I admit, it's a long one. But man, if you like thrifting (or want to like thrifting) this one is for you! I'm sharing some of m…

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Aug. 21, 2021

Nick's A Bad Friend - Dinner Plus Drinks #87

Nick messed up this week and incorrectly picked what wine Bridget would like better out of a few that were sampled. He feels pret…

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Aug. 20, 2021

Tik Tok and Influencer Culture - Amuse Bouche #8

As usual, I could go on and on about this topic, but I actually kept this one pretty quick...mostly because I speak way too fast.…

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Aug. 15, 2021

Taco Bell Defy - Dinner Plus Drinks #86

We're back to our normal programming after 3 weeks of Olympics episodes and we're talking two related and fun topics: Taco Bell &…

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Aug. 13, 2021

Oktoberfest....yes, Already - Amuse Bouche #7

Happy Oktoberfest Season! Yes, that's right, Oktoberfest is just around the corner and some of the best beer of the year has alre…

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Aug. 8, 2021

Olympic Closing Ceremonies - Dinner Plus Drinks #85

It's the last episode of our Dinner Plus Drinks Olympic Games! We had two final events with the standings tied between Bridget's …

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Aug. 6, 2021

Contentment vs. Happiness - Amuse Bouche #6

Is always striving for greatness the answer? What if we just practiced being content with right where we are? I'm getting aaaa…

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Aug. 1, 2021

Olympic Games - Dinner Plus Drinks #84

We are in the midst of the Dinner Plus Drinks Olympics! Shannon and Team Ireland are competing feverishly against Bridget and Tea…

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