Episodes

  • Kathy & Ross Petras join me for a rollicking good time unpacking some of most commonly misused words and their tangled histories.

  • Join me to simplify “having people over” to make it truly fun with very low stress….and low effort!

  • What is an “art café” and why should you run to find one? Join me for this fun homage to the casual artist!

  • Birder George Wood joins me with his incredible new book reliving his lifetime pursuit of seeing 800 bird species in America.

  • Birder George Wood joins me with his incredible new book reliving his lifetime pursuit of seeing 800 bird species in America.

  • From October Oysters to ingredient mispronunciation to Five Mary’s Farm – this Food Story has it all!

  • I read a poem on Instagram that stopped me in my tracks. What other gems could I find? Join me!

  • Are you “Rain Rain Go Away” or are you “Singin’ in the Rain”? Either way join me for this fun look at how approach the rain!

  • Let’s talk about historical cemeteries and two specific graves at Green-Wood in Brooklyn NY.

  • How often do you sit and do absolutely nothing? I didn’t mean to. And here’s what happened.

  • A special episode honoring the life of Queen Elizabeth II featuring Julie Montagu, Viscountess Hinchingbrook.

  • Washington Post “By The Way” Deputy Editor Gabe Hiatt joins me to reveal the best places to eat at America’s busiest airports.

  • Washington Post “By The Way” Deputy Editor Gabe Hiatt joins me to reveal the best places to eat at America’s busiest airports.

  • Dr. Jonathan Reisman joins me for a conversation on the delicious and daring intersection of culinary arts and medical arts!

  • Meet PJ DiMuzio of Creative Outfit who tells me how giving up his phone for a year helped him build a successful digital business….and more!

  • Join me for fabulous recipes and fun stories for end-of-summer cooking!

  • I’m joined by David Abel of the Boston Globe with a look into the pharmaceutical world of bleeding horseshoe crabs!

  • The most mysterious member of Team Smerconish joins me to discuss how it all started!

  • How did Michael learn so much about his family’s past? Join us for a fun rewind of Michael’s ancestry journey.