Season 2

Sept. 27, 2020

RIP RBG | Dinner Plus Drinks #40

We're both sad about the passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. She's one of the great American examples of hard work, persistence, and …

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Sept. 20, 2020

I Don't Weigh My Body or My Food | Dinner Plus Drinks #39

This is a very special episode celebrating a very special set of twins - our very own Bridget and her sister Shannon! The twins a…

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Sept. 13, 2020

$47 Melatonin Milk | Dinner Plus Drinks #38

We're enjoying the shift to fall weather, the return of football, and so much more. We hope our enthusiasm for the week inspires …

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Sept. 9, 2020

Can You Tell the Difference Between a $15 and a $50 Bottle of Wine? -…

Welcome to our brand new wine series called Pinkies Up! In this series, we talk about questions normal wine drinkers have and try…

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Sept. 6, 2020

Labor Day Fun 2020 | Dinner Plus Drinks #37

Happy Labor Day everyone! We have a slightly different episode for you this week as we talk through some of the things that are o…

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Aug. 31, 2020

Post Event Hangover Bloody Mary's | Dinner Plus Drinks #36

This episode is out a little later in the day than normal because Nick was recovering from a post-event hangover. To learn what t…

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Aug. 27, 2020

What's the Best Seltzer Water? With Mike Mason from Lake961

Long time listeners know that Bridget and Nick are huge proponents of Bubly sparkling water, and you can often see us drinking th…

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Aug. 23, 2020

A Slightly Uneventful Week | Dinner Plus Drinks #35

We both had a slightly uneventful week that still happened to be filled with delicious food and anticipation for a BIG week comin…

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Aug. 16, 2020

Skee Ball Fair Dreams | Dinner Plus Drinks #34

It's August in Wisconsin, and we're feeling fairs...even if they're cancelled. Fortunately, Bridget and her family got to revel i…

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Aug. 12, 2020

Jon & Kristy from Just North of Memphis BBQ

"Barbecue is an opportunity for world peace" - that's the philosophy of Jon from Just North of Memphis BBQ and Catering. On this …

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Aug. 9, 2020

We Have a Studio! | Dinner Plus Drinks #33

You're going to want to watch this episode on YouTube , because you can see our brand new studio! Nick (with some help) turned an…

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Aug. 2, 2020

Taco Week! | Dinner Plus Drinks #32

As frequent listeners will know, we love tacos. We love them so much, we decided that we should make up a taco week at Lake Genev…

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July 26, 2020

We've Got a Surprise Guest! | Dinner Plus Drinks #31

We had a ton to celebrate this week, and we share all of the good news on this week's episode, which just so happens to feature a…

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July 22, 2020

Laurin Mack of the Conrad Seipp Brewing Co.

On this special interview episode of the Dinner Plus Drinks podcast, we spoke with Laurin Mack, proprietor, owner, queen, and hea…

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July 19, 2020

Keeping Up with the Kattarshians | Dinner Plus Drinks #30

Okay guys, Nick got super excited when Bridget said she wanted to talk about Keeping Up with the Kattarshians. It's not exactly w…

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July 12, 2020

How Many Things Can Break? | Dinner Plus Drinks #29

Without spoiling the "fun" on this episode, Bridget has had a few unexpected repairs around her house this week. It's been a wild…

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July 5, 2020

4th of July Weekend 2020 | Dinner Plus Drinks #28

Happy 4th of July everybody, we hope you enjoyed a great Holiday weekend full of food, fun, and fireworks! We were in a celebrato…

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June 28, 2020

Happy Birthday Nick! | Dinner Plus Drinks #27

It's Nick's birthday! We celebrate a little bit, talk about all of the great food we ate this past week, and get into the crazy h…

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June 21, 2020

It's a Rough Week For Nick | Dinner Plus Drinks #26

Nick had a rough week, getting in not one, but two accidents involving motor vehicles! Luckily, he's still here to talk about the…

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June 14, 2020

Bridget Can't Choose | Dinner Plus Drinks #25

The theme of this episode is Bridget has a hard time choosing. Whether that's a good news story to share, a recipe to make, or wh…

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June 7, 2020

Make the World Better | Dinner Plus Drinks #24

We start this podcast with a discussion of the murder of George Floyd by members of the Minneapolis Police Department. As white p…

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May 31, 2020

Crayola Saves the World | Dinner Plus Drinks #23

There have been some pretty exciting developments in the world this week, chief among them, Crayola is now offering a Colors of t…

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May 24, 2020

We Try L.S.D. Beer...Lavender, Sunflower Honey, and Date Beer | Dinne…

On this week's episode, we talked about a week of very high high's that were also punctuated by some lows. To celebrate the highs…

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May 17, 2020

To-may-toe / To-mah-toe, Nick Loves Them All! | Dinner Plus Drinks #21

Wisconsin is back open for business, and while Bridget & Nick aren't sure about how they feel about that, one thing is certain...…

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May 11, 2020

Nick Has a New House! | Dinner Plus Drinks #20

It's been a momentous week for Nick - he moved into a new house, celebrated an anniversary and more. Bridget has her anniversary …

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May 3, 2020

Corona Virus Mid Mortem | Dinner Plus Drinks #19

Craziness has officially descended at LGCM, and Nick and Bridget have an informal podcast for you this week talking about how we'…

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April 26, 2020

It's Okay To Have Some Brain Fog | Dinner Plus Drinks #18

This week, Bridget has brain fog, but she found an article to explain why it's happening (link below), and Nick is more upbeat an…

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April 19, 2020

Do You Keep Bacon Grease Around Your House? | Dinner Plus Drinks #17

Both Bridget and Nick are a little bummed about the extended Corona shut down, but they rallied through to provide a fun episode …

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April 12, 2020

Unique Easter Traditions Around the World | Dinner Plus Drinks #16

We wanted to do something fun for the Easter release of Dinner Plus Drinks, so we checked out some of the most unique traditions …

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April 5, 2020

Has Anyone Tried Whipped Coffee? | Dinner Plus Drinks #15

We put our non-elastic banded pants on to record this episode and talked about all the things happening in our lives, but most im…

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April 2, 2020

Spring Candle Smell Off Competition | Dinner Plus Drinks Podcast

Candles are serious business - especially when you're trying to raise money for charity! In this video episode ( click here to wa…

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March 29, 2020

Bridget and Nick Are Very Particular About Pens | Dinner Plus Drinks …

How are you holding up guys? Bridget and Nick are here with a little sanity and distraction. On this week's episode, we talk abou…

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March 25, 2020

We Judge Hard Seltzer. Hard. feat our friends at Greyspot Visuals

In our first ever video podcast episode, we hit the road to meet our friends at Greyspot Visuals and judge five different hard se…

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March 22, 2020

Coffee Down! | Dinner Plus Drinks #13

The corona virus is changing all of our lives, but we're still here for you! This week's episode has Nick & Bridget talking about…

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March 14, 2020

Eat Sane During Corona Virus | Dinner Plus Drinks #12

We switched up our normal format and are sharing our 4 tips to keep you eating nutritious, delicious, affordable food no matter w…

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March 8, 2020

St. Patrick's Day 2020 | Dinner Plus Drinks #11

Both Bridget and Nick are Irish, so we decided to theme this episode for the upcoming St. Patrick's Day holiday! Recorded live at…

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March 1, 2020

Nick's in Las Vegas! | Dinner Plus Drinks #10

Nick took a trip to Las Vegas this past week, but still found time to record the podcast. In this episode: Get tales of Nick's ad…

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Feb. 23, 2020

We Want to Bring Joy to Your Life | Dinner Plus Drinks #9

Hello loyal listeners, thanks for tuning in to this episode! We talked about lots of things we love in this week's episode, but t…

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Feb. 20, 2020

Enjoy Your Food Like a Chef with Chef Nelly Buleje of Grand Geneva Re…

As a millennial, I have a lot of anxiety. (Haha - everyone loves a good millennial joke!) One of the things I have anxiety about …

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Feb. 19, 2020

Cajun & Creole Cooking with Chef Joe Muench | Re-released from the ar…

Two years ago, when the podcast was named Reduce by Half, we had the opportunity to talk to Chef Joe Muench the renowned Chef / O…

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Feb. 16, 2020

Chalky Conversation Heart Candies | Dinner Plus Drinks #8

Bridget has a strong opinion on conversation heart candy - are you surprised? Tune in to this week's episode, where Nick and Brid…

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Feb. 9, 2020

At Least There's Galentine's Day | Dinner Plus Drinks #7

Nick is bummed that the Super Bowl & Winterfest is over, but Bridget is looking forward to Galentine's Day. Listen to all of our …

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Feb. 3, 2020

Snot Suckers | Dinner Plus Drinks #6

Bridget and Nick had an awesome week(end) packed full of Lake Geneva Winterfest, SUPER activities, plus some new experiences with…

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Jan. 28, 2020

Lake Geneva Winterfest 2020

Lake Geneva Winterfest is almost here! In this episode, we hit the streets and interview 7 different people involved with the eve…

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Jan. 26, 2020

Road Trip! | Dinner Plus Drinks #5

We had to take a road trip during our normal recording time, so we decided to make a special road trip episode of Dinner Plus Dri…

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Jan. 19, 2020

Mint Dark Chocolate Kit Kats are Delicious | Dinner Plus Drinks #4

Come along with us on Nick's adventure to find Mint Dark Chocolate Kit Kat bars, plus enter our first ever Dinner Plus Drinks giv…

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Jan. 13, 2020

Tenderizing your meat isn't archaic | Dinner Plus Drinks #3

Have you ever wondered about tenderizing meat? Does a meat mallet work? What makes some cuts more tender than other cuts? If you'…

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Jan. 5, 2020

I let my kids stay up until midnight on NYE | Dinner Plus Drinks #2

Happy New Year! Nick & Bridget are back chatting about food, drinks, kids, and New Years! Here's what we discussed on this episod…

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Dec. 30, 2019

Meat in 2020 with Travis Stockstill aka @AmericanButcher

We wrap up our series of 2019 look backs and 2020 look aheads with this interview. This episode, we are joined by Travis Stocksti…

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Dec. 29, 2019

Lobster tails are easy to cook! | Dinner Plus Drinks #1

Welcome to the first episode of our weekly Dinner Plus Drinks podcast! Bridget and Nick are here to share about food, drinks, and…

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