Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Episode 52 - only one of us is craving lamb's fry

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Jason is knee deep in study - it's a shame he can't just submit blog posts or recipes for assignments, and we both talk food, podcasts and books. Only one of us is craving lamb's fry - guess who?

You can't be sure where the conversation will go, but there will always be refreshments Provided.

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Carly's panel with Michelle Law at ACMI

Homecoming Queens

Comedy Festival shows

Rise

Salvation

Unreal

Imposters

Unforgotten

Urzila Carlson on ABC Conversations


Robert Lukins on ABC Conversations

The Everlasting Sunday by Robert Lukins

The Trauma Cleaner by Sarah Krasnostein

Butcher's Diner


Chicken gravy dish

Tenderising chicken with baking soda

Refreshment was a sourdough pretzel from The Village Baker



May Bookclub - Eurovision books

Our next book club is a Eurovision book - your choice!

Some suggestions (affiliate links)

The Good, the Bad and the Wurst: The 100 Craziest Moments from the Eurovision Song Contest by Geoff Tibballs

Space Opera Catherynne M. Valente

Being Conchita: We are Unstoppable by Conchita Wurst

Three Minutes of Eternity: A Uniquely Staged Adventure, Based on Real Events of the Famous Song Contest by Alon Amir



Somewhere in Europe - Week One by Nikke Allen

Somewhere in Europe - Week Two by Nikke Allen

You can also search for some of these books on Audible.

Sunday, 15 April 2018

Episode 51 - Refreshments Provided book club: Love, Simon by Becky Albertalli

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Today we talk Love, Simon by Becky Albertalli. We also saw the movie.

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It was a book we both loved, and we are excited about Becky's other books including The Upside of Unrequited.

The matching refreshment was Oreos, of course!





Oreo milkshake


You can buy Love, Simon on Amazon. Audible and Booktopia.

Our next book club is a Eurovision book - your choice!

Some suggestions (affiliate links)

The Good, the Bad and the Wurst: The 100 Craziest Moments from the Eurovision Song Contest by Geoff Tibballs

Three Minutes of Eternity: A Uniquely Staged Adventure, Based on Real Events of the Famous Song Contest by Alon Amir



Somewhere in Europe - Week One by Nikke Allen


Somewhere in Europe - Week Two by Nikke Allen


Space Opera Catherynne M. Valente


Being Conchita: We are Unstoppable by Conchita Wurst


You can also search for some of these books on Audible.

Monday, 2 April 2018

Episode 50 - The sweet dream and the entitled nightmare

Today's podcast is brought to you by audible - get a FREE audiobook download and 30-day free trial at www.audibletrial.com/refreshmentsprovided. Over 180,000 titles to choose from for your iPhone, Android, Kindle or mp3 player. For you, The Refresherati, Audible is offering a free audiobook download with a free 30-day trial to give you the opportunity to check out their service. To download your free audiobook today go to audibletrial.com/refreshmentsprovided


We turn 50!! Happy podcast big number to us!!!

In this episode, we discuss books about friendship, Terrace House and a new podcast hosted by Australian women.

We have wine and Jason has also baked a delicious carrot cake from the Tivoli Road Baker to celebrate.

And Carly gets some feedback.

You can't be sure where the conversation will go but there will always be refreshments provided.




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Show notes

Lys Asia tribute

The first Eurovision winning singer and song Lys Assia with Refrain 1956

Katie Boyle hosting Eurovision 1974 (her entrance is at 3'20" of this clip)


France Gall 1965 Eurovision - Poupée de cire, poupée de son








50th episode carrot cake so it had to be fancy

In the book, the cake is halved and filled with icing

Ginger Cake

Porridge Bread




April book club

Read Simon vs. the homo sapien agenda by Becky Albertalli for April's book club. You can get the book from Booktopia Audible or Amazon. The next book club episode will be released in mid April and stay tuned to the socials for our live book club event at the movie Love Simon.


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Monday, 26 March 2018

Episode 49 - The pep in our step

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In this episode we talk podcast, trash TV and Jason's return to uni. You can't be sure where the conversation will go but there will always be refreshments provided

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  Losing Paul podcast

Pineapple Project podcast 

The Arrangement

The Doll Life 

Nancy Birwhistle cake tin greasing paste recipe




Gingerbread house bundt tin

 Bacon and egg tart

April book club

Read Simon vs. the homo sapien agenda by Becky Albertalli for April's book club. You can get the book from Booktopia, Audible or Amazon. The next book club episode will be released in mid April and stay tuned to the socials for our live book club event at the movie Love Simon.
Leave us your review by sending an email to refreshmentsprovided@gmail.com

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Episode 48 - Refreshments Provided book club - The Dry

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Our book for the March Refreshments Provided book club was The Dry by Jane Harper.
Carly and Jason discuss the book and hear from some of our listeners about what they thought. This was Carly's pick....did Jason love it???

You can't be sure where the conversation will go but there will always be refreshments provided

Listen:
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Our refreshment was an icy beer from the bearded barman!


Get a copy of The Dry from Booktopia, Amazon or Audible if you haven't read it yet.

Thank you to everyone who sent us their reading experience of the The Dry.

April book club


Read Simon vs. the homo sapien agenda by Becky Albertalli for April's book club. You can get the book from Booktopia, Audible or Amazon. The next book club episode will be released in mid April and stay tuned to the socials for our live book club event at the movie Love Simon. 
Leave us your review by sending an email to refreshmentsprovided@gmail.com


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Tuesday, 20 February 2018

Episode 47 - 15:17 to Paris via Paddington with one hand in my pocket

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In this episode, we discuss movies, Queer Eye and the time Carly briefly met Alanis Moissette. (Jason says "met" is a stretch) Also, who's at the door?

You can't be sure where the conversation will go but there will always be refreshments provided.

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15:17 to Paris - book and film

Paddington 2

Queer Eye


March book club

Read The Dry by Jane Harper for March's book club. Purchase it from Booktopia, Audible or Amazon. The next book club episode will be released in mid March. Leave us your review by sending an email to refreshmentsprovided@gmail.com.





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Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Episode 46 - Refreshments Provided Book club - Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

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This is the inaugural episode of the Refreshments Provided book club. Our book for February was Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman,

Carly and Jason discuss the book and hear from some of our listeners about what they thought.

You can't be sure where the conversation will go but there will always be refreshments provided
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Get a copy of Eleanor Oliphant from Booktopia, Amazon or Audible if you haven't read it yet.
Eleanor's refreshment:
Cheese scones
Based on CWA recipe with parmesan and spring onions 


March book club

Read The Dry by Jane Harper for March's book club. Download it from Booktopia, Audible or Amazon. The next book club episode will be released in mid March. Leave us your review by sending an email to refreshmentsprovided@gmail.com

Booktopia link
Audible



(We have signed up to Audible, Amazon abd Booktopia affiliate programs - and would love it if you bought your books through the links we share. Being part of affiliate programs means we get a small amount from each sale.)

Don't forget to subscribe to our podcast on iTunes, and leave us a review. Join our Facebook group too