August 2021: Swimming through cloves

Well, Hello You!

We’re delighted to bring you the first ever Hello You Podcast listener drink along challenge! In case you missed the recipe, why not make a glass of Japanese Punch and join in with the drink along fun?!

In other topics of conversation, Neil & Louise both feel into where we are with the COVID-19 unlocking, explore the merits (and demerits) of caffeine and ponder on spotlight v lantern creativity.

It’s all happening in the Salon – listen in here!

TopicTime code (approx)Link
In our first ever listener drink along, we head back to 1975 for a glass of Japanese Punch. It’s an experience which threads throughout the conversation… 00:00
COVID-19 looms large for both of us. Very large in fact.
We talk about owning anger, checking our biases & privilege, what ‘freedom’ means and writing to politicians. Plus an Anastasia quote – because Anastasia.

Sick & Tired (Anastasia)

John Drury on Twitter
Invisible addiction – we dive into a fabulous article Louise found about caffeine. There’s a dose of social history, some fascinating thoughts about creativity and we chat about sleep too.

Is it time to give up caffeine?

Information from the NHS about lack of sleep


Author: Neil Hopkins

Award-winning marketer trying to answer some of the big questions in social marketing, behaviour change, branding, what it means to be a Millennial and what's being served for lunch.

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