Episode 13 - Marissa Stone

Episode 13 - Marissa Stone

Today’s guest is Marissa stone. Marissa shares her extraordinary story of growing up in an abusive home, then marrying into one as a teenager. She describes the turning point that caused her to change her entire life, along with breaking a multi-generational chain of abuse. Marissa is now an entrepreneur, has her doctorate in technology, and is the founder of the Premier International Women’s Business Virtual Summit. She also shares a big, bold, audacious dream she is pursing to help women who step out of domestic abuse. Marissa’s journey will caution you not to let life to pass you by, and inspire you to go get the life you want. 

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Episode 12 - Lahana Vigliano

Episode 12 - Lahana Vigliano

Today’s guest is Lahana Vigliano. Lahana is a nutritionist, entrepreneur, and creator and host of the Thrival Nutrition Podcast. She shares how receiving some surprising news as a teen inspired her to go to college to pursue a childhood dream in-spite of hard circumstances. She also share how receiving some disappointing news caused her and her family to move from Florida to Austin, Tx. I know you will be inspired by Lahana’s journey to pursue your dreams no matter how big and audacious they may seem.

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Episode 11 - Alexis Busetti

Episode 11 - Alexis Busetti

Today’s guest is Alexis Busetti. Alexis shares how making some unwise financial choices in college and planning for a mission trip lead her to trust God with her finances. She also shares how an email from Dave Ramsey's team and an offhanded remark to her husband pivoted her life from being a stay at home mom to becoming an entrepreneur. Her story is about faith and good stewardship. She encourages us to embrace our relationship with our finances and remember that there is not a mess that is too large to clean up.

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Episode 10 - Blanca Jurado

Episode 10 - Blanca Jurado

On this week's episode, Blanca Jurado shares how receiving a stage 3 cancer diagnosis wrecked her world. She describes how hard the treatments were on her and her family, but also how the community around her, and even strangers, enveloped her and her boys with love. Although the year long treatment was the most emotionally, spiritually, and physically draining experience she has been through, she shares the reason she chose to pursue her dream in the midst of it. Blanca's journey is about how community and pursuing a dream can inspire us despite our circumstances.

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Episode 9 - Raine Kramer

Episode 9 - Raine Kramer

On today's Episode, Raine Kramer joins me to chat about a traumatic event that happened her freshman year of college. She describes the toll it took on her physche and physical wellbeing, as well as what caused her to pursue healing.  Nine years later, Raine is thriving,  healthier than she has ever been before and hoping that her story will empower those who have experienced trauma to seek the help they need to recover. 

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Episode 8 - Wendy J. Olson

Episode 8 - Wendy J. Olson

On today's episode, Wendy J. Olson of the She's Got Gumption podcast joins me to chat about her passion for healing. Wendy has experienced various traumas throughout her life, and she shares the tools and resources she uses to find healing in mind, body, and spirit. Wendy also has a passion for raising awareness about human trafficking. In our conversation, she shares a bit about how she was introduced to the subject, and how she was able to use the tools and resources from her own trauma recovery to help create community and healing for victims of trauma. Wendy is a writer, podcaster, mother, wife, healer and a very funny lady.  Her humor is contagious, and I know you'll come to realize, as I have, that laughter can be a very powerful part of recovery. 

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Episode 7 - Angela Cross

Episode 7 - Angela Cross

On today's episode Angela Cross shares how infidelity ended her marriage, and how she didn't just lose a husband, but also friendships and community at church who felt the divorce was wrong. She also shares her trials and triumphs in becoming a single mom, and rediscovering God’s faithful love. 

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Episode 6 - Krista Miller

Episode 6 - Krista Miller

On today's episode, Kirsta Miller is joining me to chat about how an unplanned pregnancy, with then boyfriend of just a couple of months, changed the trajectory of her life and her future marriage to the father. She also shares how receiving not one, but two, cancer diagnoses as a young mom and newlywed rocked her world and shaped her faith.

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Episode 5 - Lauren Barner

Episode 5 - Lauren Barner

Lauren Barner is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Wife, and Mother to 5 kiddos. On today’s episode, we’re going to discuss how these facets of her life have shaped her, but we are also going to talk about her middle child, Caroline Joy, and how her brief life has forever changed those who knew her and others all over the world.

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Episode 4 - Laura Hernandez

Episode 4 - Laura Hernandez

On today's episode Laura Hernandez shares about how she and her husband have added 5 children (2 biologically and 3 adopted) to their family in just 4 years. It's a story of faith, loss, and stone-cold grit. Through her journey she discovered, ways to help their large family function well, and she generously shares her knowledge with other women through her business Mama Systems. I hope you'll take a few minutes to join Laura and I for a good, old-fashioned gab.



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Episode 3 - Caitlin Hill

Episode 3 - Caitlin Hill

Caitlin Hill is an Ultrarunner, business owner, encourager to women, mommy, wife and three-time cancer survivor. Today, she is sharing how she and her husband started family planning just weeks into their courtship, her battle with infertility, and her journey to becoming a mom. Along the way, she'll talk about her multiple cancer diagnoses and how she maintained a positive mindset through it all.


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Episode 2 - Sarah Westerfield

Episode 2 - Sarah Westerfield

On Today's episode my dear friend, Sarah Westerfield, joins me to chat about her health journey. She shares about how she was diagnosed with anorexia at the age of 14, the evolution of her eating habits and how a surgical operation has left her with effects she's still recovering from today. Join us as Sarah shares her heart about health, fitness, and the desire to help women love the bodies they were given.

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