Life with a Twist of Lemon

Life with a Twist of Lemon

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A Podcast about technology, finance, life, craftsmanship, theology, and a little bit of everything else with a twist of Stan Lemon. We’ve moved what we’d normally talk about on the phone, here for your listening enjoyment.
The Rise of Skywalker, Disney+, and Investing
Apr 18
Apparently, we don’t have enough episode titles with Stan’s name in them. This episode is to fix that fact, talk Apple event, and report our Avengers: Endgame ticket buying experience.
Stan Returns to His Hobbies
Apr 11
Apparently, we don’t have enough episode titles with Stan’s name in them. This episode is to fix that fact, talk Apple event, and report our Avengers: Endgame ticket buying experience.
The Episode with Stan’s Name in the Title
Apr 4
Apparently, we don’t have enough episode titles with Stan’s name in them. This episode is to fix that fact, talk Apple event, and report our Avengers: Endgame ticket buying experience.
Bad Reddit Intel From Patrick
Mar 28
We got some bad intel from our good friend Patrick Sturdivant on when Avengers: Endgame tickets would be available. Turns out the bad intel came from Reddit. All the more reason that any less-than-five stars reviews are perfectly at home on Reddit.
New Reviews!
Mar 21
Stan is very upset and very opinionated on Grilled Cheese. So we spend some time following up.
A Philisophical​ Debate regarding Grilled Cheese
Mar 14
Stan and Jon talk about everything that happened in Iowa after they recorded the last episode. This includes a philosophical debate on what makes a grilled cheese a grilled cheese.
Bonus Round: Captain Marvel
Mar 9
In this bonus round episode, Stan and Jon talk all things Captain Marvel. This episode contains spoilers, so feel free to sit on it for a couple days until you have a chance to see Captain Marvel.
Stan Visits Iowa
Mar 7
Stan and Jon record from the same room!
Patrick is Coming to Town!
Feb 28
Today we have breaking news regarding Avengers 4: Endgame. We’re excited and we can’t wait.
32 – The Milkshake that Wasn’t
Feb 21
Winter is not over yet. Jon spent nearly 2 hours shoveling after the most recent snow storm. Stan asks Jon about snow removal tools and discovers that he finally ordered a snowblower! Somewhere in there we go off on a tangent on Star Trek.
31 – Snow, Football, Star Trek and Twitter
Feb 14
Winter is not over yet. Jon spent nearly 2 hours shoveling after the most recent snow storm. Stan asks Jon about snow removal tools and discovers that he finally ordered a snowblower! Somewhere in there we go off on a tangent on Star Trek.
30 – Maybe Weezer Should have Performed the Super Bowl Halftime Show
Feb 7
Stan and Jon reflect on the Super Bowl that Jon didn’t watch. Jon is happy that now everyone thinks that football is as boring as he thought for years.
29 – The Polar Vortex is Upon Us!
Jan 31
Much of the United States was hit with a polar vortex. It’s cold. After getting lots of snow so far this year. So that is the topic of our conversation this week. Stan and Jon talk weather and whether Jon should finally purchase a snow blower and reclaim…
28 – Work When You Work, But Don’t Overwork
Jan 24
This episode was sparked by a tweak about advice to new software Developers. Stan replied: “Time management. Work when you work, but don’t over work. When I was new I kept absurdly long days, sometimes worked on the weekend and was always connected by…
27 – Milkshake Flavored Pop-Tarts, Customer Support, and Solo: A Star Wars Story
Jan 17
Stan did it. He purchased a box of Strawberry Milkshake flavored pop-tarts. Hear the take from his kids and his review. Does this count as a milkshake review or not?
26 – Starting 2019 and Looking Back on 2018
Jan 10
Stan got a milkshake from Red Robin this week. It went about how you’d expect it to go. We also hit on some other things around Red Robin. We also discovered that there is a Strawberry Milkshake flavored Pop-Tart. Stay tuned for reviews of that.
25 – The Budget Episode
Jan 3
We’re back from holiday celebrations and ready to tackle the new year.
24 – New Year’s Resolutions and Note-Taking Apps.
Dec 27, 2018
New Year’s resolutions, iPhone home screens and note taking / task management apps. Listen in!
23 – Our First Pre-Christmas Episode
Dec 20, 2018
We are just days away from Christmas, Stan and Jon kick off the episode talking about Christmas leading into a special Christmas themed milkshake segment - “Egg nog - milkshake? Distant cousin of the milkshake?”
22 – Nashville Milkshake and Grills
Dec 13, 2018
If you’ve been paying attention to our Facebook or Twitter account you’ll know that Jon was in Nashville. He talks about his experience with WordCamp US and some of the fun that he had in Nashville.
21 – Homeownership Woes, Milkshakes and Meatloaf (The food, not the hiphop artist)
Dec 6, 2018
We have an exciting campaign going on during the month of December. We’re looking to support Pastor Joel Fritsche and his work in the Dominican Republic. Here’s the deal, you donate - send us proof of donating $50 or more and we’ll send you a limited…
20 – Support Pastor Fritsche, get a Sticker.
Nov 29, 2018
We have an exciting campaign going on during the month of December. We’re looking to support Pastor Joel Fritsche and his work in the Dominican Republic. Here’s the deal, you donate - send us proof of donating $50 or more and we’ll send you a limited…
19 – Jon Moved In!
Nov 22, 2018
In the last week Jon has closed on his house, cleaned carpets, finished packing and made the big move! Listen in to these last steps of the home purchase.
18 – Remembering Stan Lee
Nov 15, 2018
You can measure short distances on Google Maps! That tip alone is worth listening to this episode.
17 – Reformation, Voting, and Kanban Moving Boards
Nov 8, 2018
Due to busy schedules, we recorded earlier than expected so no real time election followup. We’re all ready for the advertisements and the discussions to end. Stan tells me why voting is a civic duty and makes a good case for me to go and vote.
16 – The Best Podcast you Probably Won’t Listen To
Nov 1, 2018
In this episode Stan and Jon discuss Halloween/Reformation Day, next week’s elections, milkshakes, and new apple hardware. Listen in and rate us!
15 – Would Sidd Finch like Marvel Netflix Series (or milkshakes)?
Oct 25, 2018
If you’re sick of milkshake talk skip the first 3.5 minutes. From there we rejoice in our first iTunes written review AND the first great mystery of Life with a Twist of Lemon.
14 – Milkshakes power our productivity
Oct 18, 2018
Productivity powered by Milkshakes. Tune in to hear special guest, Lucy Lemon, kick off our Milkshake reviews which then leads us into a listener-requested conversation on productivity.
13 – Apple Money Grab… or security concerns?
Oct 11, 2018
Today we kick off the episode arguing semantics. Stan has yet another milkshake story. He attends a place with “Shake” in the name and is underwhelmed. Regular listener Tom, sent us an article via twitter for our (read: Stan’s) opinion. Hear us opine on…
12 – Where you’re sure to find something that interests you
Oct 4, 2018
I’m not even really sure where to start for this episode. We cover a plethora of topics from tech to food, to reading non-fiction. You’re sure to find something that interests you in this episode (even if it only is the soothing sound of The Lemon’s…
11 – Meat Rubs, New Apple Toys, Investing 101
Sep 27, 2018
In this episode, Stan Lemon reviews Meat Rubs by Fenker (or.. Meat, Rubbed, and Salutary - branding pending.) Stan gives a good review but the only way to get them are to be friends with Rev. Aaron Fenker. Stan got new Apple Gear, much of the world got…
10 – What to look for when looking at Houses (Top 10!)
Sep 20, 2018
The story of this week’s episode is that Jon had a simple question for Stan that he texted on a Sunday evening after a google search failed him. The question went something like this: “Top ten things to look at when your Realtor shows you houses…. go!” I…
BONUS ROUND – Stan needs a CSS Refresher
Sep 13, 2018
Bonus Round - We forgot to talk about this in Episode 9. Jon gives Stan a hard time for his blog post image not being mobile friendly and helps him to correct his CSS.
9 – Stan’s Portillo’s Experience
Sep 13, 2018
This week we talk about Milkshakes! Stan’s Portillo’s milkshake to be exact. He had an interesting experience. He tells it better than I do.
8 – If you don’t buy milkshakes with your money, save for a house!
Sep 6, 2018
This week Jon met his mortgage savings goal so he seeks advice from the most experienced guy he knows - Stan Lemon (who has gone through the process 6 times.) Stan drops some knowledge and points out some mistakes he’s made in the past. Listen in and you…
7 – Fort Wayne, Milkshakes, and The Death of Twitter
Aug 30, 2018
If you want to hear us talk about milkshakes for an abnormal amount of time, you won’t want to miss this episode! Stan kicks off the episode talking about his day trip to Fort Wayne and how there are now places to eat. We follow up on our milkshake…
6 – Atlanta and Alexa
Aug 23, 2018
In Episode 6 of Life with a Twist of Lemon, Stan tells us about his trip to Atlanta for work. He has Jon salivating over some of the food he found and looking up plane tickets to head to Atlanta. All of that somehow leads into Jon’s new Amazon Echo, the…
5 – Ant Man and the Wasp
Aug 16, 2018
This week we release episode 5 of the Life with a Twist of Lemon podcast. Stan and I recently saw Ant Man and the Wasp. So we take a look at the movie itself and its place in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. You should probably watch the movie first if you…
4 – Stan’s back from Disney World!
Aug 9, 2018
This week Stan & Jon give their opinion on the New Backstreet Boys song, talk Stan’s new Beats headphones, and his family’s trip to Disney World, hear about Stan’s favorite rides, food, and what he plans to do differently for next time.
3 – Web Browsers, Word Processors, and Budgeting
Aug 1, 2018
Stan switched web browsers for the day, so he and Jon kick off the episode talking about that. That leads into office type suites, to financial apps to budgeting. Listen in to a typical conversation of Stan Lemon and Jon Kohlmeier.
2 – The 2018 MacBook Pro
Jul 31, 2018
Stan and Jon take a look at their current Apple products (specifically Mac) and workflows, talk about their history using Apple products, and take a look at the recently release MacBook Pro as they look toward purchasing updates.
1 – A Podcast Episode About Podcasts?
Jul 30, 2018
Stan Lemon and Jon Kohlmeier talk about their favorite podcasts and why they thought that they should move their phone conversations into a podcast format.