Welcome to Savoring Our Lives – a weekly podcast where your hosts, Chad and Ruth, talk about what’s inspiring them, what they’re eating (and drinking), and how they are finding the extraordinary in the ordinary.


We are the awesome Lawsons.

It’s a nickname that was given to us so we try to live up to it!

CHAD – is a pretty amazing geek by day and a tinkerer by night. You might have seen his video podcast about learning to learn and the freedom to fail – VerboseModeTV.

RUTH – always wanted to be a Rockette but never got tall enough. Instead, she dances around the house sometimes to tunes only she hears. She’s definitely marching to her own beat.

The Beaglies – Tini and Abby are our girl beagles. They make us smile and laugh every single day.


506 – Instant Brisket

Welcome to Savoring Our Lives! In this week’s episode we: Celebrated Shelley Long Appreciation Day Actually, no. We didn’t. But Ruth got Chad to look up the history of the holiday. Turns out there is no Shelley Long Appreciation Day. Continued to pretend we were in Vegas For our anniversary, we went out for steak dinner …