Episodes

September 22, 2021

That Sinking Feeling

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E19 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter That Sinking Feeling A potential disaster on yet another boat…turns out to be …well…listen and learn.…enjoy! Join Helen on her journey as she brings you stories,...

September 05, 2021

Holy Ship!

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E18 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter Holy Ship This has to be one of the most embarrassing incidents in my life…not to mention stupid. But that’s been the story my life…enjoy! Join Helen on her...

August 25, 2021

Emma

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E17 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter Emma A truly heart-warming story from Helen’s journey with a message for all. Join Helen on her journey as she brings you stories, laughs and insights from a...

July 21, 2021

Double Trouble

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E16 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter Double Trouble What’s more dangerous (and more fun) than one Chemist Chick? Of course…two of them. The lovely Maree makes another visit to tell us more of her...

July 06, 2021

Lashes and Boots

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E15 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter Lashes and Boots A trick down memory lane, working in Oxford Street Sydney. The fashion, the people, the music…the times. Some name dropping…but also a good joke...

June 10, 2021

Monkey Business

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E14 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter Monkey Business What do you get when a monkey and a hobo enter a pharmacy? You’ll find out in this episode…laughs are guaranteed as Helen continues her (true)...

Pharmacy Stories True Stories The Chemist Shop

May 29, 2021

Angela vs Fathead

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E13 True stories from behind the Pharmacy counter Angela vs Fathead If you think one Chemist Chick is a lot to handle just wait until you hear two of them with duelling stories. Special guest – Marie joins Helen...

Pharmacy Stories Retail Stories True Stories

May 13, 2021

The Long and The Short of It

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E12 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter The Long & The Short Of It In this episode I tell you about my shortest job (unbelievably short, but it happened) and my longest. Join Helen on her journey as...

May 05, 2021

Naked Spin The Bottle

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E11 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter Naked Spin The Bottle The day an innocent game went too far…and hilariously wrong…well, maybe not so much for the victim. Join Helen on her journey as she brings...

April 29, 2021

I Haven't Always Been a Chemist Chick

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E10 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter I Wasn’t Always A Chemist Chick Believe it or not, I haven’t always been a Chemist Chick and have tried my hand at other professions. Today I’ll take a look at...

April 20, 2021

The Missing Red Glove

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E09 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter The Missing Red Glove This episode kicks off with advice on how to deal with online trolls…as only Helen can. Plus Porn and Pavlova…about as politically...

April 13, 2021

The Customer Is Always Right

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E08 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter The Customer is Always Right Well…not necessarily so in my experience. Anyone who’s ever worked in retail will know these people. Please note, these stories can...

April 05, 2021

"Have You Got a Cream for This?"

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E07 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter "Have You Got a Cream for This?" The things you get to see when working behind the pharmacy counter. Some of the surprises I encountered when first working in...

March 29, 2021

The Head Girl

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E06 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter The Head Girl What? Some titles are just not worth sticking with. Join Helen on her journey as she brings you stories, laughs and insights from a 50-year career...

March 22, 2021

Jake & Jack - The Chemist Roosters

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E05 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter Jake and Jack – The Chemist Roosters Pharmacies aren’t just about Chemist Chicks…there are Roosters as well. Meet two of Helen’s more memorable ones…and then...

March 15, 2021

The Drugs Are Cold But The Beer Is Colder

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E04 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter The Drugs Are Cold But The Beer Is Colder The Good Old Days…you’d never get away with some of Helen’s experiences today. Politically correct – forget it. The...

March 07, 2021

The Day of the Dancing Blanket

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E03 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter The Day of the Dancing Blanket The memorable product launches, a practical joker for a dad…and the unforgettable ‘day of the dancing blanket’...it’s all in a...

March 07, 2021

Early Days

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E02 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter Early Days In this episode, Helen tells us about her early days, how she got her start and early instances that helped shape the years to come.. Let’s just say...

March 06, 2021

Do You Work Here?

The Chemist Chick with Helen Nichols S01E01 True stories from behind the pharmacy counter Do You Work Here? In this very first episode, Helen introduces herself to you, outlines what the podcast is about…and talks about some of the things that shall...

March 03, 2021

Say Hello to Helen Nichols - The Chemist Chick

Coming soon...The Chemist Chick Podcast with Helen Nichols. With 50yrs working in Pharmacies, Helen has got some stories to tell...very funny ones at that. The people, the history and the promotions. What really goes on behind the scenes at your...