Just as it says on the tin this is a daily(ish) podcast from Chris Enns.
This Is Insanity
Important update today.
New Podcast - Who Dis?
Aug 14, 2018
Just barely making it under the one month wire, there’s a video version for Patreon supporters and plain old audio for the rest of ya’ll.
Social Media Jealousy
Jul 16, 2018
I have some thoughts on the way Instagram makes me feel and what I might need to do about it. Also - iOS 12’s Screen Time is hopefully going to change things.
Way Too Villainiously
Jun 27, 2018
Spoiler-ish episode if you’re planning on seeing The Incredibles 2. A mini-review of the movie that leads to my version of Way Too Seriously.
This is a Test of the Goodstuff Broadcasting System
Jun 14, 2018
3 quick things: WWDC, new Goodstuff show, and World Cup 2018
A Review of Our U2 Experience in Montreal
Jun 6, 2018
Sue joins me again to talk about our experience watching December, Acrobat, and a little Irish band called U2 live in Montreal.
Preshowing December, Acrobat, and U2
Jun 5, 2018
Ever wonder what the thoughts of a U2 fan’s spouse are? Wonder no more - Sue joins me again to talk about life as a U2 fan spouse in advance of this week’s U2 concerts in Montreal.
Discussing the Digital Divide
Jun 4, 2018
My wife Sue joins me on this episode to talk about the digital divide that exists in my head, in our social circles, and in our lives.
Podcast Editing and Consulting Work Is My Meat and Potatoes
May 23, 2018
For folks who only listen to my podcast and don’t know what I actually do, here’s an episode explaining a bit about what I do in exchange for money which I use to buy meat and potatoes.
Moving from Todoist to TickTick
May 9, 2018
Answering a listener question on why I switched from Todoist to TickTick for managing my todo items in life and work.
Quitting Achievement Unlocked and Fortnite
May 7, 2018
I talk about whether I should quit just because I failed. And a bit about Fortnite.
Tax Time So Let’s Talk TV
Apr 30, 2018
Avoiding your taxes is an important part of being an adult.
Apr 25, 2018
Knowing when to fold something, walk away, and run.
Descript Transcriptions on the Mac
Apr 23, 2018
A little bit about Descript, a Mac app for automagical transcriptions of audio, and a little bit about waiting for an adult to come and tell me what I’m doing wrong.
Reminder To Myself - I Love Creating Podcasts and Videos
Apr 20, 2018
Just a reminder to myself as much as any of you - I love doing this.
It’s So Sad There’s Other Podcasts in the World
Apr 18, 2018
Comparing myself to others I haven’t even met is kind of silly.
There’s a Cold Moving In
Apr 16, 2018
Recovering from a cold, I bravely soldier on and record an episode of the podcast for you.
Apr 13, 2018
This episode I talk about how I, a grown 40-something year old manbaby, have figured out scheduling and unlocked the key to productivity. At least for this week.
Focus Chris. Focus.
Apr 11, 2018
Sometimes I dive into too many projects and then have to spend time pulling back from things.
Sympathy for the Tanned
Apr 10, 2018
I’m back in the land of ice and snow and it all feels like a 25C fever dream.
Mar 19, 2018
How green is the grass on the side of working from anywhere? Sometimes it’s a bit of tile, concrete, and salty water and the grass doesn’t actually grow.
Mexican Podcasting is Spicy
Mar 13, 2018
First podcast recording from Mexico.
March Roars in Like a Lion
Mar 6, 2018
I’m going Patreon only for the month of March. It’s not you, it’s me.
Heil PR40 vs ATR2100 Mic Comparison
Feb 20, 2018
A quick comparison of two microphones - a Heil PR40 recorded into my Focusrite USB mixer vs the ATR2100 recording into my iPad Pro. Can you tell the difference? Price is certainly a difference!
Happy Tired Entrepreneurial Day
Feb 14, 2018
Social media is wonderful for data nerds like me. But also awful for data nerds like me.
Trying Not to Listen to the Voices In or Out of My Head
Feb 9, 2018
Patreon Lens, Instagram Course sales, and talking to the voices inside and outside of my head.
Going All In on iPad
Feb 2, 2018
I’m doing an experiment where I try out an iPad Pro to see if I can do most, if not all, of my work from iOS.
Thoughts on YouTube’s Partner Program Changes
Jan 18, 2018
My comments on what YouTube’s changes to their partner program mean for the indie creators out there.
A New View on Work Life
Jan 11, 2018
I reorganized my office and figure I should show the Patreon folks how it looks.
This is Us With Internet Stage Fright
Jan 10, 2018
Hello 2018. Let’s get this thing over with.
An Introduction to Overwatch with Special Guest Dave Rupert
Dec 19, 2017
Dave Rupert joins me to discuss the fun of Overwatch and give some tips for anyone thinking of starting out on their Overwatch journey. (⚠️ This one goes a bit longer than the usual 10m Daily(ish) episode.)
A Test of the Patreon Broadcasting System
Dec 15, 2017
I’m testing out posting to Patreon first, and the regular feed for everyone else a day later. Will it work? I don’t know. I think I screwed up the date already in the audio of the episode.
Patreon Hits the Undo Button
Dec 13, 2017
Except they’re not undoing the money and trust lost. At least not right away.
Experiencing U2’s Songs of Experience
Dec 1, 2017
A quick chat about U2’s new album, Songs of Experience, that was released today.
Infinity Until Friday
Nov 29, 2017
There’s only 2 things happening this week in the world of media that mattered. jk.
Two Person Toilet Bowl Plunge
Nov 28, 2017
Cashing in on your Cyber Monday coupons.
Cyber Your Monday Up
Nov 27, 2017
This episode is full of cyber monday coupon codes that will improve your cyber Monday by at least 50% if you use coupon code CYBERMYMONDAYISH.
Blame it on the Snow
Nov 14, 2017
A bit of a catchup (ketchup?) episode on what I’ve been up to lately.
Pick a Course, Any Course
Oct 24, 2017
Help me decide what to do next with a little bit of social pressure.
Practicing in Public
Oct 20, 2017
Get that monkey off your back by whatever means necessary.
Oct 19, 2017
Working through a conversation with a monkey I have nearly every day.
From Thin and Wicked Prairie Winds Come In
Oct 18, 2017
Gord Downie died today. And I wanted to pay tribute to him in a small way on my podcast. I wish I could sing because I’d much rather cover his songs but my rambling will have to do instead.
BFFs with a Job Interviewer
Oct 5, 2017
Coming down from a job interview, I record an episode with a bit of nervous energy. Hilarity may not have ensued but I feel much better now.
Say Hello to Fall Mode
Sep 12, 2017
Fall has arrived. And along with it the smoke monster.
Say Hello to Summer Mode
Jul 20, 2017
Summer mode has arrived and I’m stressed about it. Just make sure you drink lots of water and stay hydrated out there.
Lost and Lemon Reunion
Jul 5, 2017
Catching up with Chris on how Lost Wax is doing. And some lemons.
Hey Twitter, What Do You Want to Know?
Jun 28, 2017
Answering some tweets about music, Costco, and summer.
New Shows and Bedtime Conversations
Jun 21, 2017
Two things I’m excited about plus conversations with my kids.
Air quotes The Husband End air quotes
Jun 13, 2017
Now this is a story all about how my life got flipped-turned upside down and I’d like to take a minute just sit right there and I’ll tell you how I became the guy who hadn’t recorded an episode for nearly a month.
Getting Stuck in A Moment I Can’t Get Out Of
May 19, 2017
This isn’t the one where I talk about seeing U2 but it still kind of ends up being that.
Kicking My Brain into Traveling Gear
May 11, 2017
How I get my brain to move on from subconscious worry to getting things done.
Friday Ear Worm That You Shouldn’t Listen To
Apr 28, 2017
You shouldn’t listen to this. Really.
The One About Kyle
Apr 26, 2017
A quick interview with Lucy about Kyle along with some thoughts about S Town. Awkward segue? Yes.
Beware: The Hot Water Bottle Attacks
Apr 19, 2017
The one where a hot water bottle attacks me.
My Podcasting Inspiration
Apr 6, 2017
I was asked what inspired me to become a podcaster. This my answer.
Just Me and Kong
Mar 22, 2017
Yesterday I did something I’ve never done before and it’s not what you think. Unless you’re thinking I went to a movie by myself. In which case then yes, it’s exactly what you think.
Mar 17, 2017
Deep breath - the new version of Goodstuff is finally out!
It’s Cold. Again. Still. Whatever.
Mar 10, 2017
Ask and you shall receive from the U2 marketing gods.
Mar 9, 2017
Collecting my thoughts on U2’s Anniversary Collection of The Joshua Tree
Verbal Diarrhea, Part 2
Mar 1, 2017
Happy Episode 200. It didn’t fizzle out or die on the vine!
Artisanally Crafted Computers with Dave Rupert
Feb 9, 2017
I’m joined by Dave Rupert to talk about his move from Mac to Windows and why it’s not such a scary idea after all. Or is it? (cue ominious music)
Happy Post-Superbowl Monday
Feb 6, 2017
It’s been a week plus a heads up for the next episode.
Listener Q - How to Cope With Hard Times?
Jan 23, 2017
Question from Aaron on how to cope with hard times.
Minimalism - A Review of a Documentary About Promoting a Book
Jan 18, 2017
We watched Minimalism - A Documentary About the Important Things last night and I had a few thoughts that I’ll try and keep to a minimum, naturally.
The Joshua Tree 2017
Jan 17, 2017
Special U2 correspondent Christopher Schmitt joins me to talk about U2’s recent tour announcement and decision to milk The Joshua Tree for one more run.
Happy New Year
Jan 4, 2017
A recap of Xmas and a look forward to all things new in 2017.
A Review of Rogue One by Two Christophers
Dec 16, 2016
Christopher Schmitt joins me to review and discuss Rogue One, which opened this week in theatres around the world. Is it A New Hope or does it make us want to strike back at the ticket seller for letting us go see it?
The Bummer of Giving Out Free Advice About Skiffs of Snow
Nov 30, 2016
Give away what you know on YouTube and blogs to show how smart you are and then people will pay you for what you know is what we’ve been told for the last few years. Nuts I say.
What’s On Our TV in November? Surviving the Crown in WestWorld?
Nov 23, 2016
I talk about the shows we’ve been watching in November - a little bit of reality TV, some Netflix drama, and an HBO mystery.
Nov 16, 2016
A quick germ free update on what’s been going on for the last week or so. Also - stay home if you’re sick you dumb dumbs!
The One With Lucy’s Lego
Nov 7, 2016
My daughter joins me for a quick tour of her Lego Friends as well as her review of Frozen. SPOILERS
Monotasking vs Multitasking, Schedule vs Calendar
Oct 19, 2016
I like to think I can multitask and I also like to think I can work without a schedule. Both of these things are wrong. I’m trying to change that.
What Do I Find Interesting That Nobody Else Seems To?
Oct 5, 2016
Aaron G asked - “What Do You Find Interesting That Nobody Else Seems To?”
Head to Minneapolis for BBQ
Oct 4, 2016
I forgot to mention a huge thanks to Tim and Harold for their Minnesota hospitality and Texas style BBQ on my trip home from
A Driving Case of the Mondays
Oct 3, 2016
Some thoughts on getting stuck in a rut and how you help me get unstuck.
U240 Weekend in Cleveland at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Sep 30, 2016
A quick oh wow it’s already Friday review of last weekend’s trip out to Cleveland for
Super Mario Kills Headphone Ports on the iPhone 7
Sep 8, 2016
My cold induced hot takes on Apple’s fall announcements. (This episode has a video version for Patreon supporters.)
Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice
Sep 2, 2016
Follow up on the
Aug 19, 2016
I asked a “What if…” question on Twitter yesterday and got a bunch of awesome responses to my
I Broke Typeform
Aug 11, 2016
In a previous episode I asked for feedback and then the form I was using promptly broke — so it’s back and so am I.
Rescue Bot ‘Splaining
Aug 9, 2016
I have a couple of helpers for this episode to explain some of the cool things about Rescue Bots and a My Little Pony.
Aug 5, 2016
Where I’ve been and what’s been up. It’s another wiener weekend though.
Jul 18, 2016
Less wieners and more work. I promise. Actually I discuss the different ways my business attention is being pulled - WordPress developer, podcast editor, Mac tech support, audio host, and sound fx button pusher. When is it time to focus? When do you just…
Oww My toes
Jul 14, 2016
Fixing your toes with toilet paper. It really doesn’t work.
Forty is Coming
Jul 13, 2016
I talk a bit about the prospects of turning 40 and open up a bit about the sads in life.
Jul 13, 2016
Parental PSA - Morning Show should not be listened to over supper. It’s nothing but filth and potty talk.
Sleep You Idiot
Jul 5, 2016
I know my problem is anything but s**. I refuse to admit it. I will not say the s-word.
Chris Talks to Chris
May 31, 2016
Lost audio from Lost & Lemon makes it’s way onto the Daily(ish) stream. Chris and Chris catch up on life, business, and roller skating pirate hats.
Rambling About Snapchat
May 25, 2016
I talk a bit more about why I find Snapchat a curious platform to play on.
1 Guy, 2 Questions
May 11, 2016
A bit of follow up on my Snapchat 101 course as well as answering a question from listener Aaron Goodwin about what I find interesting that no one else seems to.
Marketing and Launching my Snapchat 101 Course
Apr 20, 2016
What I did to tell folks about my Snapchat 101 course as well as how the initial sales have been. Did they meet my expectations? (Yes) Am I quitting my day job and moving to Mexico to be a full time edutrepeneurainer? (No) Listen and find out… oh nvm.
How I Made my Snapchat 101 Course for Gumroad
Apr 19, 2016
I talk about how I put together my Snapchat 101 video course - the apps I used to put it together as well as why I chose to use Gumroad.
Apr 15, 2016
My Snapchat 101 course goes live today and I already screwed up!
How to Snapchat Your Way to Riches
Apr 8, 2016
I’ve had my head down working on something and - woop! - here it is.
Mar 15, 2016
TL;DR version - Go see it. Also - kids get sick from time to time and my brain needs to just deal with that and move on.
Sick Minecraft Follow Up Dude
Mar 8, 2016
Sick followup! Answering the question on everybody’s mind from the previous episode.
Upvote Downvote - What’s Going to Happen Today?
Mar 4, 2016
When is a kid sick and when is a kid not sick? That is kinda the question - maybe?
Feb 23, 2016
Testing out a Shure MV51 in place of my usual Heil PR40.
Listener Question - What Do You Hope to Accomplish?
Feb 17, 2016
I’m curious what you hope to accomplish with your podcasting endeavours? I know that’s a big question, I’m just wondering what drives you to podcast day after day?
Freedom vs Constraints
Feb 16, 2016
I don’t do well without constraints. I’m adult enough to know I need to get stuff done without a teacher or boss telling me to, but I’m still the worst procrastinator at life.
Friday Night Anchor Nacho Party
Feb 13, 2016
Combining two of my greatest loves - eating nachos and podcasting and introducing Anchor.fm.
Snapchatting to the Oldies
Feb 10, 2016
I picked up Firewatch but have only played the first day so official review will wait. I also tried explaining Snapchat to Sue.
Twitch Streaming and Twitch Recording
Feb 8, 2016
What do I do when I don’t feel like I have something to talk about? Test out some new technology so I have an excuse to record an episode of course! This time it’s Twitch.tv live stream.
Getting Distracted by The Beatles
Feb 4, 2016
Wasting time preparing to do a thing by not doing the thing at all is what I’m best at.
Feb 3, 2016
A special guest on today’s episode - Sue stops by to fill in for me and talks about life with 3 strong willed children. Maybe you can relate to the fun?
Blind Cold Rage
Feb 2, 2016
Raging against the cold and investigating Loopback and Audio Hijack by Rogue Amoeba.
2016-02 The Month of Honesty Question Mark
Feb 1, 2016
Recording an episode every(ish) day in February means I have to start now.
Back to the Frozen Basement With You!
Jan 29, 2016
Travelling 3,200kms to find out you still have the same shadow you had before you left. A mouthblog in progress.
The Best Wifi in Mazatlan is at Domino’s Pizza
Jan 1, 2016
New Year’s Eve plans and adventures and being followed by your issues no matter where you go.
Podcasting on the Beach
Dec 22, 2015
Quick travel update and testing out of the Mazatlan recording “studio”.
Pew Pew Mic Shootout Pew Pew
Dec 15, 2015
A quick mic test of my new Samson C01U Pro USB condenser microphone. It definitely helps me appreciate the Heil PR40 mic I usually use but I think it’ll be ok for a backup/travel solution.
Going Behind a Paywall
Dec 9, 2015
With travel plans ahead, I’m taking Daily(ish) to a Patreon supporters only show for the next little while. Support me on Patreon for a dollar or more per month and you’re in the club!
Cheating On My Patreon
Dec 1, 2015
I talk about the other mental blockage that’s been holding me back from podcasting lately.
Reacting to Life
Nov 30, 2015
I’m quitting everything and driving truck in Europe.
Planning for Winter
Nov 19, 2015
Talking about plans to escape the winter after one day of snow and cold.
Running Back to Saskatoon
Nov 16, 2015
Talking about travel.
The Advice of One
Oct 30, 2015
Taking the advice of one and acting on it.
Talking to Moms
Oct 27, 2015
My thought on giving a talk on the basics of using your iPhone and how nerdy I really am.
Oct 21, 2015
Utterly tired and choosing joy in the midst of being exhausted.
Star Wars - The Force Awakens Trailer Review
Oct 20, 2015
My review of the Star Wars The Force Awakens Trailer.
Oct 16, 2015
The golf is frustrating. To go in front. Thin guy is fat. tgif.
Oct 14, 2015
There’s not enough Magic devices in my life it would seem.
Oct 6, 2015
Still alive. Still here. Holy kaw it’s October.
New Patreon Video and New Audio Dingus
Sep 24, 2015
Check out my new Patreon video! And I test out a new audio dingus called a Fethead to boost the signal, baby!
Do You Need a Viking Helmet? I Bet You Do
Sep 18, 2015
Feedback Followup Friday and my brother-in-law’s new video and Patreon page you should check out.
Blabbing About Blab
Sep 16, 2015
The first step in dealing with being an early adopter nerd is admitting that you are - on a platform that nobody else has heard of.
Tweetstorms are Stupid
Sep 14, 2015
Venting on Twitter is helpful especially if you’re avoiding vacuuming.
3 Movies and a Video Game
Sep 8, 2015
I review the 3 movies and a video game that I played/watched this weekend - Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince, Wild, The World’s End and Terraria. And I claim I have no time to get anything done?
August Wrap Up
Aug 31, 2015
My thoughts on how August went recording near-daily episodes, videos for Patreon supporters, and where it’s all going.
Unbridled Passion for Useless Information
Aug 28, 2015
A bit of FFF wrapped in a brain dump of the useless things I care about and what I could do about it.
It’s Not Friday It’s Thursday
Aug 27, 2015
A few quick thoughts today before getting back to work. Be sure to send in questions, comments, suggestions for FFF tomorrow!
Guardians of the Daily(ish) T-shirt Review
Aug 26, 2015
Thoughts on a t-shirt for Patreon supporters and a mini-review of Guardians of the Galaxy.
The One With Paul On It
Aug 26, 2015
My brother-in-law Paul joins me to talk about wifi battles, English PhD’ing, and how we can fix our in-laws.
Sitting On a Air Mattress
Aug 21, 2015
Feedback Follow-Up Friday with a friend - one of my brother-in-laws joins me to chat about Patreon support, ideas for Patreon rewards and recording from a blowup air mattress.
364 More Days Until It’s All About Me Again
Aug 20, 2015
Are you keeping up with the daily Daily(ish)? And I break my rule about fight club, sorry.
HB 2 Me
Aug 19, 2015
It’s my party and I’ll cry if I want to.
Winter Zombie Apocalypse
Aug 18, 2015
What happens in my brain when things start to cloud over I wonder aloud on the podcast today.
I Got One New Fan
Aug 17, 2015
Update on the AC issues, working on the weekend and plans to podcast from an air mattress.
Stupid Checks and FFF
Aug 14, 2015
A rant on checks as well as a bit of Feedback Followup Friday.
Complaining About the Heat
Aug 13, 2015
I’m adding a new Patreon goal! Fix our air conditioner!
Land of Living Skies and 35 Degree Heat
Aug 12, 2015
Back in the Goodstuff North studios recording today’s Daily(ish). Coming back to your own business can still feel like a drag and other things I can’t really justify complaining about and yet I do.
Lesson of the Day
Aug 11, 2015
A quick chat on what’s fair and what’s equal.
Live from the Lake
Aug 10, 2015
A quick episode from the lake while I walk to the coffee shop and try and do some work when everyone else is having fun. I feel your pity.
Feedback Followup Friday (FFF for Short)
Aug 7, 2015
Updates on how the Daily is going versus the Ish, Patreon update and a little bit more U2.
Let’s Play On the Internet
Aug 6, 2015
Meeting a fellow internet creative person IRL is a fun experience I had at family camp. How’s that for a run-on sentence?
I Need Your Cold Remedy
Aug 5, 2015
Send me your tired, huddled masses of ideas that help fight colds.
Welcome to August
Aug 4, 2015
Blame Canada for the delay of the daily podcasts in August. And also brunch.
Planning for August
Jul 24, 2015
It’s almost August. One week. Gotta make the most of this thing we call summer.
Telemarketing Your Way to Success
Jul 16, 2015
A telemarketer inspired me to be more direct with you. So here goes.
I Like U2 And I Don’t Care Who Knows It
Jul 14, 2015
We launched a new podcast today on Goodstuff. Don’t listen to this - go listen to that!
Iced Coffee and Ear Sweat
Jul 10, 2015
Friday afternoon makes for a great time to podcast. Where is this thing going? Higher! Colder! Faster! Stronger!
We’re Doing a Podcast of Lego
Jul 2, 2015
I’m joined by my sons to talk Lego and Star Wars - important things in a young kid’s world.
Changing the Feed May Break All the Things
Jul 1, 2015
Happy Canada Day, eh? Warnings of upcoming feed and hosting changes that might not all work smoothly because humans and computers don’t mix.
Can a Monkey Have a Name?
Jun 25, 2015
We have a bit of a crisis in our home and we need your help.
Matt McGee from atu2.com
Jun 18, 2015
Matt McGee from atu2.com joins me to talk about U2, the current Innocence and Experience tour and how being a fan of a band has changed over the twenty years since he started atu2.com.
The Chicken and the Egg Thing
Jun 17, 2015
I got some great responses to previous episodes and so I take time on this episode to respond to one of the responses. Hashtag respond!
Jun 12, 2015
Publishing something on Spoken.co - a new web app built by some of the folks behind Authentic Jobs.
What Would I Do With 365 Days?
Jun 4, 2015
Continuing from the previous episode’s discussion, I talk about the idea of funding development of Goodstuff and whether that would be a good thing or not. Also, how you can support podcasters.
Talking Through an Idea
Jun 3, 2015
Are you ever curious about how a podcast gets from idea to your eardrums? If so, this might be an episode for you. I recorded a chat with Sue as we debate a new show idea for Goodstuff that may (or may not) ever hit your ears in the future. But it’s fun…
U2 Time with Christopher Schmitt
May 29, 2015
Episode 100! A discussion of U2’s Innocence and Experience tour, the new album and anything else that we still haven’t found on the streets that have no name with or without your velvet dress in Miami, New York or California. One.
Fighting the Dumb Voices in My Head
May 28, 2015
A few rambling thoughts on job, life, focus and drowning out the voices in my head.
Calendars and Todos
May 26, 2015
Summary - I need to figure out how to turn tinkering with my tools into what i do instead of what I do to avoid doing what I do. Talking Sunrise.am.
Bringing Order to Chaos
May 21, 2015
Sue joins me to talk about anything but Survivor so instead we talk about the joy of order.
Why I Don’t Watch the Watch
May 20, 2015
Dates are hard. Why do I not care about the Apple Watch? A crisis of one man’s faith in a company named after a fruit.
Listener Chat - Daily(ish) with Bobbi
May 19, 2015
I’m joined by Bobbi - long time listener and first time guest - to chat about what her daily(ish) is like. We chat about rural living, raising kids and letting them go and the fun of podcasting normal life.
Mad Men Mad Man
May 18, 2015
I’m a little nostalgic for Mad Men as the series closed out with a great finale last night.
Giving Myself Advice
May 15, 2015
Paying the person for the things and advice on how to monetize your mattress.
Anniversaries and Delinquent Podcasting
May 13, 2015
I can explain. I can explain. And I do. Goodstuff stuff and a new segment on Daily(ish)?
May 4, 2015
Barcamp review and reasons why you should have a barcamp in your world.
The Great Office Space Search of 2015
Apr 27, 2015
Searching for something that costs more than nothing is a hard thing to do.
Watch This Space
Apr 24, 2015
20 minutes till the weekend. Watch-a gonna do?
Thoughts on Rescue Bots and Apple Watch
Apr 23, 2015
My son Mason joins me to share some important news about Rescue Bots and the Apple Watch.
Waking Up Grumpy
Apr 22, 2015
If I don’t feel like it, do I have to do it?
Getting Kicked Out of Office
Apr 20, 2015
Update on The ListServe email and getting kicked out of my office. What’s a nerd to do?
Winning the ListServe
Apr 16, 2015
I won The ListServe and this is what I wrote.
Back On Twitter and My Life Has Changed Forever (again)
Apr 8, 2015
How I gave up Twitter and how I went back to it and found myself all over again. Or something like that.
Crowdsource My Tweets
Apr 2, 2015
It’s almost time to go back on Twitter. What should my first tweet back be?
Should You Periscope?
Mar 26, 2015
Periscope, Twitter’s new live video streaming app is out. Should you use it? What could you use it for? The answers may surprise you. More after the jump.
A Test of the Lightning Thunderbolt Firewire Dongle Adapter Thingy
Mar 25, 2015
This has been a test of the Lightning Thunderbolt Firewire Dongle Adapter Thingy.
Harmontowning My Emotional Bone
Mar 24, 2015
Some thoughts after watching the documentary Harmontown. Being emotionally vulnerable without being an emotional bag of emotion.
Throwing Up Daily(ish)
Mar 20, 2015
It’s not all about puke but there’s a little discussion of puke ok?
Muzak and Captain America
Mar 12, 2015
Thanking an internet friend for superhero movies and picking podcast music.
Not Enough Coffee in Your Monday
Mar 2, 2015
If you don’t tweet about a podcast, does anybody hear?
Twitter-less Life Report
Feb 26, 2015
What’s it like to unplug from Twitter for awhile? And where do all my thoughts go that would otherwise have gone out via tweets?
Feb 18, 2015
Clarification on what I meant by giving up Twitter for Lent in yesterday’s episode. And arguments about podcast listening speed.
Photo Sharing and Giving Up Things for Lent
Feb 17, 2015
How do you share photos with family and friends that aren’t necessarily for everyone? And are you giving up something for Lent? I talk a bit about what I’m thinking of giving up and the answer may surprise you. More after the jump.
Feb 11, 2015
Jumping off a discussion from Lost & Lemon to talk about false humility and confidence.
Kids and Work
Feb 5, 2015
Follow up from yesterday’s episode and some thoughts from my kids on what I do.
Will You Be My Fitness Pal on the Hamster Wheel of Life?
Feb 4, 2015
Talking about the effects of diet, exercise, sleep during times of stress. (Somehow missed the intro music on the export today. Do you miss it?)
Go To Bed You Dummy
Jan 26, 2015
Podcasting post follow-up and bedtime routines.
No More Heavy Breathing
Jan 22, 2015
A roundup of recent activity with apologies for heavy breathing.
The One With the Assistant Audition
Jan 20, 2015
Testing out Audition for this episode - can you hear me now? And I have a special assistant helping out on this episode.
Looking a Gift Horse in the Mouth
Jan 16, 2015
Reminiscing about the pilot of Battlestar Galactica on the 10 year anniversary of it’s release.
Jan 14, 2015
The weather has changed! iTunes featured my podcast - no, the other podcast. No, no. The other podcast.
Jan 12, 2015
Talking about family breakfast routines and how ours just changed. What breakfast routines do/did you have with your family?
Wii U Be My Friend?
Jan 9, 2015
My podcasting insecurities, Wii U arrival, Star Wars update and transparency with Patreon.
Return of the Podcast
Jan 5, 2015
Christmas holidays, new year ideas and Star Wars for kids.
Podcasting About a Podcast Recording App Podcast Episode
Dec 23, 2014
I’m testing out a new (to me) recording program called Hindenburg and so this is me using Hindenburg for the first time.
Closing the Door on a Podcast to Open a Window on a Dumb Analogy
Dec 12, 2014
TIRP ended yesterday and I talk a bit about why I felt it was time to say goodbye, despite the fact that it was a ton of fun to do. Also be sure to support me in my campaign to keep Fullscreen off Goodstuff. Details inside.
Patreon Updates and AeroPress Eggnog
Dec 3, 2014
A quick update on my Patreon support along with the coffee I’m drinking and something you should tune in for tomorrow on Goodstuff.fm.
Nov 25, 2014
Clean up, clean up. Everybody clean up.
Peak Earwax Season
Nov 20, 2014
I need your help dear listener with a pressing question at the end of this podcast so be sure to stick around. Also - earwax at Starbucks and reaching peak loneliness.
Nov 12, 2014
Do I really need help getting milk? What does it really feel like?
Goodstuff Meetup and Remembrance Day
Nov 11, 2014
Some follow up from last episode’s announcement, details on a Goodstuff meetup and how to remember Remembrance Day in podcast form.
I Said Yes to the Facebook Invite First
Nov 4, 2014
Something big is happening that’s thus far gone unsaid on this podcast. It could affect us all - or at least me so it’s important you be made aware of it.
Shutting Up by Talking About Things
Oct 30, 2014
A mental block gets in the way and sometimes you just need to turn the amp up to eleven and smash out some dumb riffs.
Keeping Up with the Kardashians
Oct 27, 2014
My thoughts on the Jian Ghomeshi firing and subsequent story in the Toronto Sun and where I stand on the whole issue.
The Drew Dilemma
Oct 19, 2014
Sue joins Chris to talk Survivor again. Was it fun to see Drew get what was coming to him? We thought so.
Oct 16, 2014
It’s a bittersweet symphony that’s going on in my sinuses. Want me to blow my nose in your ear?
Popping my Pop Filter
Oct 9, 2014
New (gently used) pop filter arrived so I had to quickly try it out - thanks Jordan Cooper!
Intro to Goodstuff.fm for Random iTunes Podcast People
Oct 8, 2014
A special hello and introduction to Goodstuff.fm for people randomly coming across our network thanks to it being featured in the iTunes Podcast listing.
Losing to a Girl
Oct 4, 2014
Susan joins Chris to talk episode 2 of Survivor season 29. Not as great an episode of Survivor this time which possibly means not as great an episode of Daily(ish)? You be the judge.
Shysters, Charlatans and Liars.
Oct 2, 2014
First fan submitted version of Daily(ish)! And a the start of some thoughts on dealing with shysters, charlatans and liars.
Do You Know What I Do?
Sep 30, 2014
Chris tries out a new mic technique and talks a bit about what he does. Do you know what he does?
Surviving Survivor for 29 Seasons
Sep 26, 2014
Chris Enns is joined by Susan Enns to chat about the start of season 29 of Survivor. Why do they still watch it after all these years? What do they think about this season’s guests, the show format and Jeff Probst’s silly questions?
iPhone 6 Review One Week Later
Sep 25, 2014
This is a personality driven podcast by a guy with no personality. Podcasting a bit about podcasting and reviewing my iPhone 6 one week later. With a quick Patreon update as well.
My Thoughts on Money
Sep 22, 2014
Money makes my world go around unfortunately and I get kind of frustrated by how it’s changed.
How to Be Successful in 21 Easy Steps
Sep 18, 2014
Link-bait title notwithstanding, Chris talks a bit about how success is perceived in our culture and his own struggles with running a business and the successes and failures along the way.
Happy iOS 8 Day
Sep 17, 2014
iOS 8 will be released sometime today - a few thoughts and a word of warning regarding iCloud Drive.
A U2 Podcast For Someone
Sep 16, 2014
Chris is joined by Christopher Schmitt to discuss the recent U2 album release in depth - the way it was released by Apple, the backlash online to getting a free album and our thoughts on which song to listen to if you want to go beyond the single.
Managing Ideas and To-Dos
Sep 15, 2014
Chris talks in brief about some of the ways he manages his to do list and projects. He’s got plans for a deeper dive on this and related topics.
First World iProblems
Sep 12, 2014
Having pre-order remorse. I think I’ll go buy something to help forget about it.
The Miracle (of a Mini Album Review)
Sep 11, 2014
I’m still buzzing from the new U2 album surprise and do a quick review of it. Could Song of Innocence be their best album of the 2000’s?
iPhones, Watches and Songs of Innocence
Sep 10, 2014
My quick recap of the Apple event yesterday including which iPhone 6 I think I’d upgrade to. My thoughts on Apple Pay, the WATCH and U2’s appearance and new album.
Thoughts on Apple’s Special Event Tomorrow
Sep 8, 2014
I wish I could say more… so I will. My thoughts on Apple’s special event tomorrow including new iPhones and wearables of all sorts.
Super Stickman Travel Review
Aug 27, 2014
I follow up from the travel episode with responses from listeners and how things went for us. Minivan design tips and a way for Canadians to recover from losing Tim Horton’s by playing Threes!
The Travelling Podcaster
Aug 21, 2014
Podcasting - Why do people still have no clue? Travel - How do you do it with kids? Do you give in to the tech or abstain? I’m looking for tips as we pack up for a trip of our own.
Half Hearted Attempts at a Relay
Aug 19, 2014
A half hearted Patreon campaign and a new podcast network launches on the internet.
Saying Goodbye to SSKTN
Aug 14, 2014
Talking about shuttering SSKTN.com the domain and the mixed emotions associated with it.
Creatively Thinking Yourself to Death
Jul 28, 2014
Follow up from a listener and an example of why I shouldn’t record before I’ve had my coffee.
Not Nearly a Daily Lex
Jul 21, 2014
Motivated by my internal competition with Lex Friedman to be more daily, I record an episode to update you on my Patreon campaign and my afternoon plans.
Getting Serious About Patreon. Maybe?
Jul 15, 2014
I talk about a discussion I had with my brother-in-law on Lost and Lemon about video editing, which lead to thoughts on doing a Patreon page which leads to my plans to actually launch a Patreon project. Whew.
The Playoff Beard
Jun 24, 2014
Blaine joins Chris this week to talk Amazon Fire Phone, Starbucks free University tuition, Angry Birds Transformers, playoff beards and Slingshot vs Snapchat.
Using Celebrity for Neutral
Jun 17, 2014
It’s Tech Talk Tuesday time and I’m joined by Kari Halsted to talk about MosoConf 2014, a local mobile social conference Kari attended last week. Also, Bill Murray.
Myke Hurley Moves On
Jun 10, 2014
A few thoughts on Myke Hurley’s announcement that he’s leaving 5by5 for something new.
Tech Talk Tuesday for June 10th, 2014
Jun 10, 2014
I’m joined by former co-host and friend Blaine Korte to discuss this week’s headlines and news as we saw it. This week - Minecraft, Instagram, MAC addresses, can opener case, Star Wars and Snowden.
My Thoughts on Apple’s WWDC 2014 Keynote
Jun 3, 2014
I share my thoughts on Apple’s Keynote event at WWDC 2014 including their announcement of iOS 8, OS X Yosemite and more. Apologies for the length of this episode - I broke my 10 minute rule.
Testing Tech Talk Tuesday for June 3rd, 2014
Jun 3, 2014
Bear with me as I run this little experiment. I had an idea to do a quick look at things I found interesting around the web on Tuesdays and Thursdays - my usual podcasting days - and record it in the Daily(ish) feed. Like it? Hate it? Email me or hit me…
May 27, 2014
I talk about a post I wrote for my grandpa who is dying in the hospital. A few thoughts on life, death and healing.
Drop the Mic
May 15, 2014
I’m back from vacation and need to remind myself to go again. I talk about taking a break, having a head cold and my mic almost falls off. Not a euphemism.
Chris’ IT Web Emporium
Apr 29, 2014
Another bee in my bonnet episode - shysters and frauds in the IT industry that try and do everything rather than focusing on just doing a few things really well.
Your Opinion Doesn’t Matter Except That it Does
Apr 24, 2014
Talking through another blog post - this time on helping determine what’s an opinion vs fact in client work.
The Kids Are Alright
Apr 18, 2014
A quick episode today where I’m joined by two special guests. They won’t be on every episode but they’ll pop up from time to time - as long as they don’t eat the cables or pull the mic off and destroy it.
One Myth of Owning Your Own Business
Apr 15, 2014
Today I wanted to talk a bit about the joys, or lack thereof, of owning your own business. I want to err on the side of being more positive than negative about life in general, but I also want to be open and honest about struggles. So here goes.
My Coffee is Weak
Apr 8, 2014
I talk about the Goodstuff 8 hours of streaming day and developing something as a creative person and then handing it out for feedback and getting stomped on. How do you develop a thick skin as a creative person?
8 Hours of Live Streaming
Apr 7, 2014
Goodstuff has it’s official launch tomorrow - 8 hours of streaming. Here’s my thoughts on that and a few other things this Monday. Welcome to new listeners from the iTunes feature in New and Noteworthy in the USA.
iPhone 4 Sized Bee in My Bonnet
Apr 1, 2014
I want to talk about using an iPhone 4 with iOS 7 -specifically iOS 7.1. A blog post has been in my brain for awhile but can’t get it on the digital page so I’m starting with a audio version first.
Featured in iTunes Collaboratively
Apr 1, 2014
I talk about collaborative building of things - in particular Goodstuff.fm. It’s so much better to go as a group than go it alone.
Breaking Down Feedback
Mar 25, 2014
Welcome to Daily(ish) on Goodstuff.fm. I talk about the main reason for the break in episodes - some feedback I received from a friend after episode 9 - and how asking for feedback from the wrong people can be detrimental to your process.
Become a Patron of My Plan to Watch Survivor
Mar 6, 2014
I love podcasting and I’m not afraid who knows it. I talk about about Patreon and my thoughts with it, my struggles with how much to share on this podcast and the new season of Survivor has started. What are you watching these days?
Make The Internet You Want to See
Feb 27, 2014
This is not a weather podcast. Or is it? Jumping off from Shawn Blanc’s daily podcast discussion on creating the internet you want to see.
Basecamp Depression Trello
Feb 25, 2014
Getting stuck on work and how to unstick yourself. I talk about the idea of changing the tools I use to help switch my brain back to work mode.
House of Lego Cards Review
Feb 20, 2014
I talk Netflix, House of Cards, getting sick and The Lego Movie. Everything is awesome.
Valentine’s Brain Dump
Feb 14, 2014
A late Friday edition of the show where I talk about local vs internet focus, and a bit about sponsorship and local meet ups.
Apologies and Promotions. So Sorry.
Feb 11, 2014
Episode 4 is something I’m deeply sorry about. And yet I’m still going to promote the heck out of it. So sorry. I’m back behind the real microphone and mixer for this episode.
Using Auphonic to Post for Real
Feb 9, 2014
For episode 3 I commit to and use the Auphonic app to record for real this time. I’m recording in my kitchen while making my coffee - can you smell the difference from my usual office recordings? How would you listen to a short podcast like this? Direct…
Trepidations in Releasing a Thing Into the World
Feb 7, 2014
Episode 2 is an attempt using just my iPhone to record. As an audio nerd I don’t like the quality but I also want to be able to do this show more regularly which means finding a way to sacrifice a bit of quality while maintining consistency(ish).
Feb 6, 2014
Episode 1 is an intro to this show and also starts a discussion on the negative impact that podcasting may be having on the world of blogging. Or is it? (Cue ominous music)
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