Episodes

272 Judy Rabinor

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Even though Judy did not have have role models growing up, she did become inspired to take risks. She realized that she had choices and felt free to be creative. Judy shares these nuggets of life wisdom:

– do one thing everyday that scares us
– the importance of taking risks
– keep a quote book of quotes that inspire us
– courage is exhilarating
– life offers us opportunities to step back or step forward
– take a chance
– be free to be creative
– writing a memoir is a risk, but can be so fulfilling

Judy Rabinor

Book Cover, The Girl in the Red Boots: Making Peace with My Mother

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271 Kelley McNeil

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Growing up, Kelley was drawn to stories. However, she found that some of her life choices were impacted by her surroundings and community. Kelley found the courage to return to that creative person as a child and became a storyteller.  She shares these nuggets of life wisdom:
– find courage to change course
– intuitive calling to return to creative person as a child
– the power of our decisions and our choices
– stretch outside of our comfort zones
– it takes a fresh perspective
– find compassion for our past
– let it go to create a new beginning
– put intention in our days
– become author of our own lives
– most profound changes come from uncomfortable experiences
– ask ourselves ‘what if’?

https://www.kelleymcneil.com

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270 Julia Harriet

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Even though Julia lost relationships that were meaningful to her, by letting go and pivoting, she found a new community of support. As a mom, it was important for her to protect and provide for her children. So, Julia got outside of her comfort zone and embarked a new journey to build her own home. She shares the following nuggets of wisdom:
– follow our hearts
– ask ourselves what we really want
– make space to feel whatever is there
– incorporate meditation
– return to breath
– let go of perfect and get messy
– build from our hearts
– embody our creative hearts
– find builder buddies
– in life, we’re constructing our reality
– asking for help is not a sign of weakness
– surround ourselves with a team
– we find connection through vulnerabilities

https://juliaharriet.com

Under Construction: Healing Trauma While Building My Dream: Harriet, Julia: 9781737724308: Amazon.com: Books

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