Join hosts David & Ronald on The David & Ronald Show Podcast, a podcast of casual & engaging conversations, open dialogue & discussions, personal stories & life experiences and much more. The sky’s the limit so sit back, relax and enjoy the conversation!
The Squeaky Wheel
On this episode, David & Ronald talk Daylight Saving Time, corned beef & cabbage, the pandemic one year later and why sometimes you need to be the “squeaky wheel” in order to get things done.
The Layperson’s Guide To Tax Season
On this episode, David & Ronald talk tax season and share tips and experiences, from the layperson’s perspective, on preparing for the tax season, whether you should do your own taxes or hire a professional, general best practices and valuable deductions that you should keep an eye out for if you qualify.
The Origins of the Podcast
On this episode, we talk about the origins of the podcast from the early days of David pitching the idea to Ronald and what Ronald really thought, coming up with a name for the podcast and what the podcast would be about, determining podcast equipment, recording venue and schedule, what podcast pre-production, production and post-production entails, the learning curve, adjusting to hearing our voices and having them in the public space, and what we’ve learned from podcasting.
New Year New Gear
Happy New Year! We took a little hiatus over the holidays but now we’re back! It’s a New Year and we’re stepping up our podcast gear. We talk about adding the Zoom PodTrak P8 to our gear, what it took for David to get it home, initial impressions and how it compares to the RODECaster Pro. We also talk about how we spent New Year’s Eve/Day, why Ronald had to take down his holiday decorations early and our perspective on New Year’s resolutions. We also reminisce about the days of appointment books/planners, lead pencils, we discuss how all pens are not created equal, we revisit our study habits and note taking techniques back in college and more.
It’s Christmas week! On this episode, we talk Christmas traditions, gifting & re-gifting, secret Santa, gift cards, decorating a Christmas tree from a 360 perspective and when to take down the Christmas decorations. David does a gingerbread cookie taste test. We discuss dongles, adapters & large power bricks and the challenge of receiving packages and deliveries when you don’t live in a building with a buzzer or attended lobby.
On this episode, we talk about our first major East Coast snowstorm of the season, remote learning, the challenges therein and whether it means the end of snow days for schools. We discuss the COVID-19 vaccine, why people stock up on bread, eggs and milk when preparing for severe weather and what New Year’s Eve in Times Square will be like as we ring in the New Year.