The Big Boo Cast, Episode 177

We weren’t planning to record an episode this week, but then we (the Hudsons) cancelled our Spring Break trip, and the country pretty much shut down, and suddenly that empty podcast calendar looked like a bit of an opportunity. SO. On this week’s episode Melanie and I are so happy to get to talk to our great friend Travis Cottrell, also known as FryDaddy here on the podcast. Travis is a worship leader, a gifted singer and songwriter, and the brother Melanie and I didn’t even know we were missing until around 2007. He also happens to be one of the funniest people we know.

It won’t be a surprise to listen and realize that our conversation is all over the place, but the up side of that is that we cover a lot of ground. We discuss what we’re cooking during the quarantine, share our favorite snacks (salty and sweet), and ponder whether or not we should be trying on our jeans every couple of days to make sure they still fit. We also talk about how we became friends and whether the three of us have ever thought about doing a live show together (short answer: yes ma’am). :-)

Hope y’all enjoy!

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Show Notes:

White Bean, Orzo, and Spinach soup (Melanie added Italian sausage to the recipe)

French Onion Beef Sliders for a Crowd

Inside Studio G with Garth and Trisha (this is just a clip – the whole video isn’t up any more)

The Road I’m On – the best TV of 2020

Garth’s first Facebook video

Matthew McConaughey Coronavirus video

Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show from home

– Travis’ most recent album, Spirit Rise

– Melanie’s most recent book, On the Bright Side

Isaiah 42:16

Psalm 46

Coram Deo (1992)

Isaiah 43:19

Homemade Kettle Corn

The SNL sketch that was instant bonding for Travis and me

Our Amazon Shop

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The Big Boo Cast, Episode 176

Melanie and I are always thrilled when we get to have a guest on the podcast, and it’s an extra thrill when that guest is Beth Moore, who just so happens to be one of our heroes. As most of you know, Beth is a writer, a ministry leader, and a straight-up Twitter prophetess. She’s also wife to Keith, mom to Melissa and Amanda, and Bibby to her beloved grandchildren. Melanie and I are honored to call her a friend and consider her the Bible teacher of our lives.

In this episode we talk about Beth’s new book, Chasing Vines, and even though I’m way out of practice, I do my best to represent English teachers everywhere and ask a couple of essay questions. :-) We also discuss the wonders of outside, Beth’s best skincare tips (I totally pictured Mel taking notes as fast as that GIF of a cat typing), and the pros of getting older.

We recorded this episode last week before we knew how drastically COVID-19 was about to change “normal life” as many of us have known it. It occurred to me when I was editing that the Lord’s timing is kind – because Beth provides so much wisdom and encouragement and joy in this episode. We don’t know about y’all, but we could use an extra dose of all of the above right now, and we’re so grateful to Beth for providing it.

Hope y’all enjoy!

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Show Notes:

Beth Moore

Beth’s must-read Twitter feed

Chasing Vines

Breaking Free

– Video sessions for Breaking Free

– The picture Beth mentions in our discussion about trellises and the Cross

– Chicken & Dressing

On the Bright Side

– Juice Plus

A Night with Beth Moore (this was Tuesday, March 17th in Houston, and several people have told me that Beth’s message is amazing and I have to watch – so I am planning to do that tonight!)

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