The Nutty Chronicles

Recent Episodes

8: The Trinity Birch

June 28, 2021

This episode continues the focus on my Dad's life and his work and is a chronological extension of events covered in episodes 5 and 6. Although the focus features my family's life in the 1960s and 1970s, the narrative stretc…

M3: The Good, The Bad and the Future

March 22, 2021

This 3rd TNC Meta episode delves into the process behind creating the new website associated with the podcast. and why creating a dedicated website is vital to the growth of a podcast. I also talk about the trade off decisio…

7: A Bed of Thorny Roses

Jan. 11, 2021

This episode tells the story of the early years of my parent’s life together and how the family got into the rose growing business, the motivations, difficulties, successes and failures of that choice

6: Ireland and Dad’s Lost Decades

Oct. 11, 2020

The Ireland of the 1930s-50s was both socially conservative and economically isolated. This is the story of those decades as seen through my fragmentary understanding of my Dad's life during those years Ireland and Dad’s Los…

M2: A Tale of Two Humps

Aug. 16, 2020

By Yaan — Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, Hi this is Martin Nutty of The Nutty Chronicles and you’re listening to TNC Meta. In case you haven’t figured out that acronym — TNC s…

5: Pandemic's Grandchild - Part 2

Aug. 2, 2020

View of Carlow Town from the Killeshin Hills. Photo: Geraldine Doyle Carlow Town is an ancient Irish settlement, situated in the rich farming lands fed by the watershed of the Barrow River . At end of the second decade of th…

Recent Blog Posts

The Nutty Chronicles Ep. 8!

Episode 8 of The Nutty Chronicles is NOW AVAILABLE and ready for your listening enjoyment!  If your already a subscriber all you need to do is open up your podcast player and the episode will be waiting for you!  This latest episode cont…

Won't You Join Us?

The Nutty Chronicles will soon be in existence for a year and a half. During that time it has enjoyed a steady and upward growth of subscribers who listen and enjoy the show. That success is often attributed to the unique way host Martin Nutty fram…

Trinity College & Fred Nutty

In the previous episode of The Nutty Chronicles host Martin Nutty began to touch on how his father, Fred Nutty, and his passion for plants and the propagation of had a deep impact on the immediate family as a whole. Following up in the newest episo…