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Charm Bomb: the podcast of the Geek Girl Pen Pals Club!

It’s the next generation of Charm Bomb, where your IGGPPC directors catch up and talk about what we’re geeking out about! Ask us questions and spend a little quality time with your pals. <3

To submit a question to Ask Charm Bomb, email your question to charmbomb@geekgirlpenpals.com

List of episodes:

Into the Multiverse (Charm Bomb Episode 18)

Description:

This episode Joanna and Summer discuss the shows they’re binging right now and the challenges of finding new things to watch when there’s so much out there. (Spoilers: we love lists!) 

Topics this week include The Irregulars, The Clone Wars animated series, Teenage Bounty Hunters, and our top 5 favorite superheroes.

This week’s Ask Charm Bomb questions: With so many things to watch it can be overwhelming, how do you pick something new?
To submit a question to Ask Charm Bomb, email your question to charmbomb@geekgirlpenpals.com

Credits and Thanks:

Thanks to OmniBoi for letting us use his track Cloudsurfing. Check him out on SoundCloud!

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May 7th, 2021|

Birthday Party LIVE! (Charm Bomb Episode 17)

Description:

This episode is all about the Geek Girl Pen Pals 8th birthday! Joanna and Summer reminisce about their favorite IGGPPC memories, their own 8th birthdays, and talk about their favorite cakes.

Topics this week include Lovecraft Country, sleepover snacks, gardening, and 90s nostalgia.

This week’s Ask Charm Bomb questions: What’s the one gift you wish someone would give you for your birthday but no one ever does?
If you were turning 8 now, what would be on your birthday wish list?

To submit a question to Ask Charm Bomb, email your question to charmbomb@geekgirlpenpals.com

Credits and Thanks

Thanks to OmniBoi for letting us use his track Cloudsurfing. Check him out on SoundCloud!

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April 23rd, 2021|

Let’s have cake! (Charm Bomb Episode 16)

Description:

This episode Summer and Joanna host special guest, IGGPPC co-founder, Emily “Farquharson” to chat about baked treats, long distance hangouts, and IGGPPC’s 8th birthday. 

Topics this week include Animal Crossing, October Faction, West World, Ted Lasso, Cake Smash (the game), and the band Man Man.

Mentioned this episode:

This week’s Ask Charm Bomb question: What are some ways to hang out with friends long distance?  
To submit a question to Ask Charm Bomb, email your question to charmbomb@geekgirlpenpals.com

Credits and Thanks

Thanks to OmniBoi for letting us use his track Cloudsurfing. Check him out on SoundCloud!

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March 10th, 2021|

You Are Geeky Enough (Episode 15)

Description:

This episode Summer and Joanna discuss their various art hobbies, their top 5 fictional ships (spaceships and ocean-going ships), and what counts when it comes to being geeky enough. 

Topics this week include Star Trek Lower Decks, throwing pottery, exhibit design, and geek loves.

Mentioned this episode:

This week’s Ask Charm Bomb question: Am I geeky enough?
To submit a question to Ask Charm Bomb, email your question to charmbomb@geekgirlpenpals.com

Credits and Thanks

Thanks to OmniBoi for letting us use his track Cloudsurfing. Check him out on SoundCloud!

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February 23rd, 2021|

We Ship It (Charm Bomb Episode 14)

Description:

This episode Summer and Joanna host their fellow IGGPPC Director Jen and talk about fashion trends we’d bring back, the shows we’re binging, and our favorite fictional couples.

Topics this week include Bridgerton (yes, again), Animal Crossing, WandaVision, our love of 90s fashion and also capes.

Mentioned this episode:

This week’s Ask Charm Bomb question: If you could be the people to start a new fashion trend, what would it be and why?  
To submit a question to Ask Charm Bomb, email your question to charmbomb@geekgirlpenpals.com

Credits and Thanks

Charm Bomb Podcast is produced by Geek Girl Pen Pals staffer Rosa.

Thanks to OmniBoi for letting us use his track Cloudsurfing. Check him out on SoundCloud!

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February 4th, 2021|

Travel Hopefully (Charm Bomb 13)

Description:

This episode Summer and Joanna discuss our favorite Doctor Who companions and making friends in adulthood.  

Topics this week include Bridgerton, d&d, meaningful relationships with others and ourselves, and tea. 

This week’s Ask Charm Bomb question: Are friendships based on shared interests the key to meaningful happiness?
To submit a question to Ask Charm Bomb, email your question to charmbomb@geekgirlpenpals.com

Credits and Thanks

Charm Bomb Podcast is produced by Geek Girl Pen Pals staffer Rosa.

Thanks to OmniBoi for letting us use his track Cloudsurfing. Check him out on SoundCloud!

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January 14th, 2021|

Let’s Get Alicorny (Charm Bomb Episode 12)

Description:

This episode Summer and Joanna discuss hot cocoa bombs (#accidentalcheese), the shows they’re currently watching, and their top 5 fictional pets.  

Topics this week include The Mandalorian & The Expanse (all discussions are spoiler-free!), bardcore, making art, and embracing the changing seasons. 

The Menagerie MacLeod magical creatures: https://themenageriemacleod.com/ 

This week’s Ask Charm Bomb question: What are some good ways to pass the time indoors?
To submit a question to Ask Charm Bomb, email your question to charmbomb@geekgirlpenpals.com

Credits and Thanks

Charm Bomb Podcast is produced by Geek Girl Pen Pals staffer Rosa.

Thanks to OmniBoi for letting us use his track Cloudsurfing. Check him out on SoundCloud!

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January 1st, 2021|

Charm Bomb: Comfy Cozies (Episode 11)

Description:
This episode Summer and Joanna discuss cosy comforts, connecting with friends, and sourdough starter. 

Topics this week include Lovecraft Country, customized playlists, burning candles & incense, and top 5 comfy cozy things. 

Jo’s playlists from the episode:

  • Playlist for a Pandemic: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/10rUQU9fT2mIHZfzrHWxV7?si=cmcRmAp0ROO6iEGKQuGNgg
  • Playlist for Letter Writing: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3WyB9EYA3xN1vPqrNy9hRr?si=OqUCiyY-Q6GKetddlphIBA 

This week’s Ask Charm Bomb question: What are some geeky things to get you through hard times?
To submit a question to Ask Charm Bomb, email your question to charmbomb@geekgirlpenpals.com

Credits and Thanks

Charm Bomb Podcast is produced by Geek Girl Pen Pals staffer Rosa.

Thanks to OmniBoi for letting us use his track Cloudsurfing. Check him out on SoundCloud!

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November 20th, 2020|

Charm Bomb: Halloween and Horror (Episode 10)

Description:
This episode Summer and Joanna discuss their favorite spooky or Halloween themed movies, films that are also stage plays, and other seasonal spooky things. 

Topics this week include The Legend of Korra (yes, again!), the game Among Us, and dealing with social media while practicing self care.

This week’s Ask Charm Bomb question: How do I stop doomscrolling?  
To submit a question to Ask Charm Bomb, email your question to charmbomb@geekgirlpenpals.com

Credits and Thanks

Charm Bomb Podcast is produced by Geek Girl Pen Pals staffer Rosa.

Thanks to OmniBoi for letting us use his track Cloudsurfing. Check him out on SoundCloud!

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October 30th, 2020|

Charm Bomb: Aesthetically Pleasing Piles (Episode 9)

Description:
This episode Summer and Joanna discuss homemade fancy drinks, crafting and art techniques, and favorite Pokemon. 

Topics this week include The Legend of Korra (and character growth), aesthetically pleasing piles of pumpkins and pinecones, and growing past a fandom.

This week’s Ask Charm Bomb question: How do I get through breaking up with a fandom?  
To submit a question to Ask Charm Bomb, email your question to charmbomb@geekgirlpenpals.com

Credits and Thanks

Charm Bomb Podcast is produced by Geek Girl Pen Pals staffer Rosa.

Thanks to OmniBoi for letting us use his track Cloudsurfing. Check him out on SoundCloud!

Subscribe for Free:

Find us on social media:

October 4th, 2020|
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