Highlights from Monday, Dec 09, 2013

Week of December 9-13, 2013 


MONDAY, December 9 

Carmen revealed the first two items on her list of favorite things. Dave remembers his father on the 3rd anniversary of his passing. And we call Mohair, Carmen's mom, to wish her a Happy Birthday. 

SEE Carmen's Favorite Things Pioneer Woman Cookbook

LISTEN Dave talks about his dad 

LISTEN Mohair's Birthday 







TUESDAY, December 10 

Carmen revealed Favorite Things #3 and #4. For #4, she selected a Chat Pack filled with questions about Christmas and asked Dave and Bill one of the questions. Dave brought up the WestJet Christmas Miracle video that has gone viral and had Carmen watch it. 

LISTEN Chat Pack Christmas Question 

LISTEN West Jet Christmas Miracle reaction 


WEDNESDAY, December 11 

For Carmen's Favorite Thing #6, Bill devised a game called 4 letters 4 words to give away 2 Kindles. Carmen had another "Lucy" moment. Bill also shared the word of the year for Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Dave shared the story of a stolen semi-truck filled with chocolate 

LISTEN 4 Letters 4 Words Game 1 

LISTEN 4 Letters 4 Words Game 2 

LISTEN Carmen's Christmas Card Fail 

LISTEN Bill's Word of the Year attempt 

LISTEN Stolen Chocolate Truck 


THURSDAY, December 12 

We called Brandon Heath to get some exciting news straight fromthe source. One of Carmen's favorite things was a Kindle. Bill talks about how he uses the Kindle and Immersion Reading. 

LISTEN Brandon Heath's exciting news 

LISTEN Bill and his Kindle 

LISTEN Immersion Reading 

FRIDAY, December 13 

For the final day of Carmen's Favorite Things, Carmen played a game to give away a nostalgic Christmas decoration. Bill told the story behind the song, "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas." Dave talked about a new workplace phenomenon, "Secondhand Stress" 

LISTEN Carmen's Favorite Things Game 

LISTEN The Story Behind the Music of "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" 

LISTEN Secondhand Stress