Category Archives: Raising the Betts

A family podcast by Domenico Bettinelli and Melanie Bettinelli, who are raising five kids in the Boston area. They discuss marriage, homeschooling, Catholic faith, their adventures far and wide, cooking exotic dishes, exploring nature, engaging culture and more.

Wisdom

Wisdom
In their 150th episode, Dom and Melanie discuss wisdom teeth and the wisdom of Scripture, as well as some great recipes for wings and steak ... Read more
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Sweetwater Forest

Sweetwater Forest
Back from a camping vacation, Dom and Melanie discuss their adventures, including meeting some dinosaurs, car troubles, and relaxing in a ... Read more
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Flea Finds

Flea Finds
This week, Dom and Melanie introduce their older girls to the fun of flea markets; extol the virtue of brine and pickling juice as an ... Read more
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Taco Beans

Taco Beans
What would a taco stand menu taste like in jelly bean form? Dom and Melanie find out and then discuss why this is wrong. Plus they make some ... Read more
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Confirmed!

Confirmed!
Learn why Dom called last week the "Porktave" of Easter and then hear about the Confirmation of Dom and Melanie's oldest child; their reviews ... Read more
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The Verdict Is In

The Verdict Is In
After his jury service, Dom and Melanie discuss his experience and then their previous experiences in jury service. They then discuss cooking ... Read more
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Bear Good Fruit

Bear Good Fruit
With the current events, Dom and Melanie discuss how they're talking to their kids about what's happening, then talk about the Gospel call to ... Read more
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Winter and Spring

Winter and Spring
Within 24 hours, Dom and Melanie get both winter and spring; discuss caring for an elderly parent; have a small rant about churches, signage, ... Read more
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Fun with Wordle

Fun with Wordle
Wordle is the new viral craze and Dom and Melanie discuss their enjoyment and strategy and its inevitable lifespan, plus making Vietnamese pho; ... Read more
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