Series: Shower Thoughts

Conditional vs. Unconditional Gift Giving – Shower Thoughts 🚿 ep. 20

We discuss how the meaning of a gift changes when given on an occasion (e.g. birthday, Christmas etc.) versus when a gift is given randomly. Are you truly giving a gift it is conditional to a date and the recipient is expecting a gift from you?

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29 minutes of pure waffle. Basically a filler episode. It be like that sometimes.

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Is Parenting Innate? – Shower Thoughts 🚿 ep. 19

How do animals (including humans) just know how to raise offspring? How much of it is innate, and how much is learned?

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Navigating the Transition of Responsibility from Medical Student to Doctor – Shower Thoughts 🚿 ep. 18

We talk about the shift in responsibility Dan has experienced as he’s started his final year GP rotation. How confident are you ‘allowed’ to be in your clinical impression and formulation of a patient as a student?

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Intentionally Enjoying the Present Moment – Shower Thoughts 🚿 ep. 17

Dan’s been trying to intentionally be aware of his internal state in the present moment and reflects on how there is more happiness and enjoyment to be squeezed out of a moment, rather than in retrospect.

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Is Quantifying and Categorising Personality Traits a Bad Thing, and is it Inevitable? – Shower Thoughts 🚿 ep. 16

We explore the idea of quantifying and categorising personality traits and how we would interact with the objective inverse of our personality. We also think about whether this quantification is a bad thing, whether it’s already happening and whether it’s inevitable considering our ever-increasing interaction with technology and AI.

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Family and the Western Desire for Independence – Shower Thoughts 🚿 ep. 15

Today we reflect on a situation that happened earlier this week where having family close by came in handy. As the world advances, will the importance of family in our lives change as well? Is this ultimately a bad thing?

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Can You Be Insecure and Confident at the Same Time? – Shower Thoughts 🚿 ep. 14

We try to (and kinda fail to) understand the relationship between emotional security and self-confidence.

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Our Relationship With Clothing, Fashion and Outward Appearance – Shower Thoughts 🚿 ep. 13

We talk about our approach to clothing and our general outward appearance, and the intention behind it.

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Do We Create Narratives to Help Rationalise Situations to Ourselves? – Shower Thoughts 🚿 ep. 12

We talk about the ongoing narratives we have in our minds of our daily life and how they impact the way we perceive these events prospectively and retrospectively.

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