Episodes

254 Cynthia Hayes

Cynthia Hayes
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After reclaiming her life, Cynthia mentors patients going through gynecologic cancer and strives to increase the conversation around cancer. She shares these nuggets of life wisdom:
– we share the same emotional experience
– we’re not alone
– our emotions are not signs of weakness
– it helps to have many tools at one’s disposal
– the will to survive is so strong
– when we’re challenged, sometimes we grow from the experience
– your emotions are your own
– asking for help is a sign of strength

https://thebigordeal.com 
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https://facebook.com/cancer.thebigordeal 

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253 Joni Sensel (Special)

Joni
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After struggling with the unexpected loss of her husband, Joni found her way back to trust her intuition. She continues to be connected with him. Joni shares the following powerful nuggets of life wisdom:
– there’s more to life than we can rationalize
– own and give space to your intuition
– give permission to explore your experiences
– feel your grief
– be open to intuitive experiences
– spend time in nature
– be somewhere quiet and listen
– there’s such a thing as true love
– life is amazing and beautiful, but has difficult parts too
– embrace the beauty and pain
– talk openly about grief and depression
– learn to listen to others’ grief
– honesty, authenticity and vulnerability are rewarded
– listen to your heart and impulses
– action is important for those suffering from grief

https://www.jonisensel.com 
https://twitter.com/jonisensel 
https://www.facebook.com/joni.sensel 
https://www.instagram.com/inspiritedjoni 

Feeling Fate: A Memoir of Love, Intuition, and Spirit: Sensel, Joni: 9781647423391: Amazon.com: Books

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252 John Abrams

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Once the pandemic hit, John pivoted by teaching magic to kids all around the world virtually.  Kids learn about confidence, self-respect and creativity.  John strives to create better kids and better people.  He shares the following nuggets of life wisdom:

– figure out your goal and mission

– remember and think of the skills you have

– figure out how to reach your goals

– just do it

https://schoolofastonishment.com

https://www.facebook.com/SchoolofAstonishment

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