38 episodes

When you’re out for a night with the BD, it’s bound to be an adventure. Along the way you'll likely encounter myths, moonshiners, and mad mojo. With experiences like these, where deep roots are formed and you never know where the adventure may lead next, it's bound to lead to deep connections and lots of laughter. 

Having been overseas and out of touch with the USA for the last 14 years, a lot has changed. With your help, BD can better understand a world that was once familiar but is now somewhat foreign, his home… America. So what do you have to lose? 

Join us on the journey by simply entering your email below for access to the weirdness, wild times, bourbon and all sorts of other curious shenanigans. 

This is our story. 

If you want to know more about what it is going to be like, well we can only make you Two Promises.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 20 Ratings

When you’re out for a night with the BD, it’s bound to be an adventure. Along the way you'll likely encounter myths, moonshiners, and mad mojo. With experiences like these, where deep roots are formed and you never know where the adventure may lead next, it's bound to lead to deep connections and lots of laughter. 

Having been overseas and out of touch with the USA for the last 14 years, a lot has changed. With your help, BD can better understand a world that was once familiar but is now somewhat foreign, his home… America. So what do you have to lose? 

Join us on the journey by simply entering your email below for access to the weirdness, wild times, bourbon and all sorts of other curious shenanigans. 

This is our story. 

If you want to know more about what it is going to be like, well we can only make you Two Promises.

    S1E32 - Juneteenth Holiday, Uncle Nearest Whiskey, & Ho'oponopono

    S1E32 - Juneteenth Holiday, Uncle Nearest Whiskey, & Ho'oponopono

    In this episode, BD starts out by recognizing the newly signed federal holiday, Juneteenth, and explained the essence of this celebration, honoring the African American heritage. He continues on sharing some principles from a book about the Hawaiian forgiveness ritual that he wants to keep improving on. He also honors how the African Americans have shaped the United States’ whiskey industry as he talks about Nathan Nearest Green and Mrs. Fawn Weaver.

    • 11 min
    S1E31 - To Honor And Celebrate

    S1E31 - To Honor And Celebrate

    In this Memorial Day episode, BD dedicates this time to honor and celebrate the lives of an incredible couple, Master Chief Petty Officer (SEAL) Reinold Lloyd “Nick“ Benzschawel and Mary Alice Benzschawel. BD had the privilege to meet the couple through their son, Spicy Nick the Pirate who sought a life of adventure away from the sea. Get to know them in this episode and  take a moment to honor their legacy as patriots and Special Operations pioneers.

    • 21 min
    S1E30 - Greek on Fleek

    S1E30 - Greek on Fleek

    In celebration of Women’s History Month, this episode talks about the women in the history of Greece and how they helped shape the Greco-Persian war. BD talks about the epic saga of the 300 Spartan Warriors fighting the Persian invaders at Thermopylae, and explores the state of the sea campaign at Salamis.  He heroes two women and shares a story of the swirling sea.

    • 17 min
    S1E29 - What's the opposite of Seppuku?

    S1E29 - What's the opposite of Seppuku?

    In this episode, BD takes us in a more relaxed conversation sprinkled with humor and showing how humor can greatly help people cope and ease out from stress brought by a challenging situation. He also shares a great book that depicts the therapeutic power of humor. 

    • 28 min
    S1E28 - Renew II With Julie

    S1E28 - Renew II With Julie

    In this episode, we have a special guest from last month back, Julie of Renew You Mobile Massage.

    Julie is back to share a little bit about her experience as a massage therapist from a different angle. She will share good tips and knowledge that will help to prepare yourself when you’re considering massage therapy as part of your self-care routine.

    • 29 min
    S1E27 - Destroying Glass Ceilings with Dr. Dee Ann

    S1E27 - Destroying Glass Ceilings with Dr. Dee Ann

    In this episode, we have a woman who empowers others to gain more confidence and make the best decisions for their lives. BD is joined by Dr. Dee Ann who has 34 years of experience in the field of education. She taught school for several years, and then became an assistant principal of a middle school, then K3 principal of a school, and then in the last decade, she was a district office administrator, the Director of Curriculum in Instruction Assessments.

    • 45 min

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