Faith Middleton

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For more than 25 years, the two-time Peabody Award-winning Faith Middleton Show has been widely recognized for fostering insightful, thought-provoking conversation. Faith Middleton offers her listeners some of the world's most fascinating people and subjects. The show has been inducted into the Connecticut Magazine Hall of Fame as "Best Local Talk Show".

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The Faith Middleton Show
3:39 pm
Thu May 24, 2012

Manners, Etiquette, and Civility

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Join Faith for a special on manners and civility, featuring, among other notables, humorist Henry Alford, author of Would It Kill You To Stop Doing That?

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The Faith Middleton Show
3:10 pm
Thu May 24, 2012

Faith Middleton's Book Show: May 24, 2012

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Join Faith and her book buddies for conversation on their favorite reads.

 

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The Faith Middleton Show
3:08 pm
Thu May 24, 2012

Food Schmooze: Teen Cuisine

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Schmooze with Faith and the gang as they discover a new food museum, give you useful kitchen tips, and show you how cool teen cuisine can be.

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The Faith Middleton Show
2:22 pm
Thu May 24, 2012

Meditation, Farmland Preservation, and The Presidents & Their Faith

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Learn how simple meditation calms stress from teacher Amy Gross. Discover the people who are saving Connecticut's farmland. And, from Washington to Obama, a look at the book, The Presidents & Their Faith.

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The Faith Middleton Show
4:35 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

Authors of Virtual Justice and Teacher at Point Blank

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Virtual Justice: The New Laws of Online Worlds

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The Faith Middleton Show
4:33 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

Authors of Stealing the Mystic Lamb and Spellbound

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Stealing the Mystic Lamb: The World's Most Coveted Masterpiece

Jan van Eyck’s Ghent Altarpiece is on any art historian’s list of the ten most important paintings ever made. Often referred to by the subject of its central panel, The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb, it represents the fulcrum between the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. It is also the most frequently stolen artwork of all time.

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The Faith Middleton Show
4:23 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

Gina Barreca on Pride, a Listener's Life-Saving Story, and the New Technology

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Don't miss the start of Faith's new on-going series with Connecticut author Gina Barreca on the seven deadly sins. From serious to riotous, they'll start with conversation about the sin of pride. When does pride become a sin, and when is it justified?

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The Faith Middleton Show
3:56 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

Food Schmooze: Party Like a Culinista

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Schmooze with Faith and the gang on the most fun food show on the air. You'll hear about the cookbook Party Like a Culinista, and discover a new line of bacon-inspired pottery.

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The Faith Middleton Show
3:36 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

Amy Bloom on Aging Parents, Plus the Authors of Birdseye

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Yes, there was a man named Birdseye who invented frozen vegetables. Author Amy Bloom on the complexities of assisting aging parents. And how to choose courage over fear.

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The Faith Middleton Show
3:14 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

Lyme Disease in 2012, Plus the Authors of A Father's Love and Roxy's Forever

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Roxy's Forever Home is a children's book about a real life dog rescue. A father searches for his abducted son. And the latest on preventing Lyme Disease.

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The Faith Middleton Show
2:38 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

Authors of In the Whirlwind, inGenius, and Little Sweet Potato

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Any person can learn to be creative and become innovative. Our guest, from Yale Law School, studies two bibles and says you might be surprised when you hear what he learned about God's relationship with us, humanity. And you cannot only be creative; you can use your newfound creativity to be innovative in your thinking and actions, day-to-day. The head of Stamford University's re-knowned entrepreneur program is our guest. Plus, novelist and short story writer Amy Bloom. Her new children's book is just out, called Little Sweet Potato.

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The Faith Middleton Show
12:42 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

Politics, Burgers & Beer: May 10, 2012

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This time, it's a radio town hall meeting. We're asking you to call us and tell what issues you'd like to hear the presidential candidates address. They're busy taking shots at each other. The nasty, SuperPAC attack ads have started airing. But with Europe in turmoil, two expensive wars being waged, and millions out of work, it would seem we're all hungry for real discussion on issues that matter.

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The Faith Middleton Show
12:09 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

Food Schmooze: Simple Asian Meals

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Party with us on The Food Schmooze and learn about Faith's Martini Competition in Farmington this June, plus how to make Asian dishes the easy way on any weeknight.

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The Faith Middleton Show
7:23 pm
Thu May 10, 2012

Ransom Wilson, Frank Deford, and Bunny Williams

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Three stars in their fields sit down for interesting conversation—interior designer Bunny Williams, sports essayist Frank Deford, and flutist Ransom Wilson.

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The Faith Middleton Show
7:16 pm
Thu May 10, 2012

Sleep, Design Critic Steven Heller, and the Author of Finishing a House

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The director of the Yale Center for Sleep Medicine offers tips on problem sleep. How to build the inside of your house if someone else has completed the outside framing. And inspiring stories from young people with plans for innovative start-ups.

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The Faith Middleton Show
7:05 pm
Thu May 10, 2012

Politics, Burgers & Beer: May 3, 2012

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Join Rich Hanley and Faith for a fresh edition of Politics, Burgers and Beer. We'll look at why this promises to be the most expensive presidential race in history, and whether the issues that matter most to voters will be discussed as much as they should.

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The Faith Middleton Show
2:11 pm
Thu May 10, 2012

Book Show: May 4, 2012

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So many books, so little time. Get lost in a great story and learn new things as Faith and the gang recommend great reads in all categories. And Faith invites book clubs to email her with your favorites.

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The Faith Middleton Show
6:05 pm
Wed May 2, 2012

Food Schmooze: Crêpes

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Don't miss The Food Schmooze, featuring mental health code violations in restaurants, a restaurant discovery, and how easy it is to make crêpes for main courses or desserts.

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The Faith Middleton Show
4:47 pm
Tue May 1, 2012

Authors of The Long Run and The Secret Lives Of Boys

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The Long Run: A New York City Firefighter's Triumphant Comeback from Crash Victim to Elite Athlete

A New York City firefighter’s emotional and inspiring memoir of learning to run again after a debilitating accident, based on the wildly popular March 2009 piece in Runner’s World.

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The Faith Middleton Show
3:50 pm
Mon April 30, 2012

Nature, Disagreements, and the Author of The Practicing Mind

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Master any task by developing a love of the practicing mind. New Haven psychologist Nancy Horn on how to acknowledge another person's feelings even when you disagree. And Bruce Clements on why nature transforms us.

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The Faith Middleton Show
3:37 pm
Mon April 30, 2012

Freeing Yourself from Anxiety

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Why wouldn't we be pressured in such a fast-paced world? And if there are life events added in… well, that's why we're featuring the new book, Freeing Yourself from Anxiety, steps to overcome worry and create the life you want.

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The Faith Middleton Show
3:01 pm
Mon April 30, 2012

Food Schmooze: Gourmet Weekday

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The great Sara Moulton has a new cookbook, inspired by the best of Gourmet Magazine, where she was executive chef. It's all about making mouth-watering food on week nights.

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The Faith Middleton Show
2:09 pm
Mon April 23, 2012

White Flower Farm

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Discover which beautiful plants are as easy as they are gorgeous. One of the country's top experts, from White Flower Farm, will help snazz up your yard and offer a gift certificate to you, our listener.

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The Faith Middleton Show
1:45 pm
Mon April 23, 2012

Food Schmooze: The French Slow Cooker

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Set it and forget it. One of the best cookbook authors in America has a new book, The French Slow Cooker. She went to France and adapted the country's best dishes for the slow cooker. Make remarkably delicious French dishes this summer and year round.

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The Faith Middleton Show
2:23 pm
Thu April 19, 2012

Money Rules

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Jean Chatzky is a personal finance expert and she talks about the simple path to lifelong security in her book, Money Rules.

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The Faith Middleton Show
6:39 pm
Wed April 18, 2012

Food Schmooze: Sweet & Skinny

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Only a skilled pastry chef and teacher could pull off Sweet & Skinny, one hundred desserts to enjoy without tipping the scales. What smart tricks she uses.

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The Faith Middleton Show
12:16 pm
Tue April 17, 2012

Yankee Magazine

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It's time to get in the car and enjoy New England. And so we offer a one-year subscription to Yankee magazine, filled with great things to see and do every month.

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The Faith Middleton Show
4:19 pm
Mon April 16, 2012

Insiders' Guide to Connecticut

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We'll get you in the mood to explore our state with the author of Insiders' Guide to Connecticut, the best state guide on the market. It's pure pleasure cover to cover. And we'll send the book to your door.

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The Faith Middleton Show
12:31 pm
Mon April 16, 2012

Food Schmooze: Man with a Pan

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Man with a Pan: Culinary Adventures of Fathers Who Cook for Their Families

Look who’s making dinner! Twenty-one of our favorite writers and chefs expound upon the joys—and perils—of feeding their families.

Mario Batali’s kids gobble up monkfish liver and foie gras. Peter Kaminsky’s youngest daughter won’t eat anything at all. Mark Bittman reveals the four stages of learning to cook. Stephen King offers tips about what to cook when you don’t feel like cooking. And Jim Harrison shows how good food and wine trump expensive cars and houses.

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The Faith Middleton Show
9:59 am
Mon April 16, 2012

Authors of Your Brain on Food and Holy Ghosts

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Does what we eat control our thoughts and feelings? After many studies, a neuroscientist says it's true.

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