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Nestled: to settle or lie comfortably within. April and Bayleigh are real life neighbors and friends who are striving together to love their community well. The goal of the Nestled Podcast is to encourage other women to love their home, love their neighbors, and ultimately love and serve the Lord. Each week you’ll hear from guests from a variety of backgrounds who are using their unique giftings to serve others well. To live out daily hospitality takes vulnerability. There will be laughter, tears, and sometimes both at once. April and Bayleigh are willing to give you a peek into their nests so that you know you aren’t alone. Please come back- the door will be open.

Nestled: to settle or lie comfortably within. April and Bayleigh are real life neighbors and friends who are striving together to love their community well. The goal of the Nestled Podcast is to encourage other women to love their home, love their neighbors, and ultimately love and serve the Lord. Each week you’ll hear from guests from a variety of backgrounds who are using their unique giftings to serve others well. To live out daily hospitality takes vulnerability. There will be laughter, tears, and sometimes both at once. April and Bayleigh are willing to give you a peek into their nests so that you know you aren’t alone. Please come back- the door will be open.

Location:

United States

Description:

Nestled: to settle or lie comfortably within. April and Bayleigh are real life neighbors and friends who are striving together to love their community well. The goal of the Nestled Podcast is to encourage other women to love their home, love their neighbors, and ultimately love and serve the Lord. Each week you’ll hear from guests from a variety of backgrounds who are using their unique giftings to serve others well. To live out daily hospitality takes vulnerability. There will be laughter, tears, and sometimes both at once. April and Bayleigh are willing to give you a peek into their nests so that you know you aren’t alone. Please come back- the door will be open.

Language:

English


Episodes

Stand for Orphans- Ashley Newell [Ep. 54]

8/28/2019
Today you'll hear from Ashley Newell! Ashley, along with her husband and three children, started Stand For Orphans over four years ago. She and her husband Herbie have a heart for reaching the vulnerable, the outcast, and the orphan. While in college at Samford University majoring in Human Development and Family Studies, Ashley started working at a local pregnancy resource center and thoroughly enjoyed ministering to women in unplanned pregnancies. She retired early to stay home with their...

Duration:00:31:41

We Will Feast- Kendall Vanderslice [Ep. 53]

8/21/2019
Welcome to Season 3! We didn't really plan to take a break over the summer, but sometimes life gets in the way of our fun. ;) We are thrilled to be back for Season 3, and excited about the content we have in store for you guys! Kendall Vanderslice is a writer and baker who studies the intersection of food and theology. She is a graduate of Wheaton College (BA Anthropology), Boston University (MLA Gastronomy), and Duke Divinity School (Master of Theological Studies). Formed through her...

Duration:00:34:35

Nestled in Him- Our Husbands' Perspectives [Ep. 52]

5/16/2019
Wrapping up our series on comparison with some special guests- our husbands! We asked them the questions you guys sent in. Come back next week as we kick off our Summer series, all about using your home and loving your neighbors!

Duration:00:33:27

Nestled in Him- Comparison and Home [Ep. 51]

4/23/2019
This week we wrap up the last topic sent in from our listeners regarding comparison. We focus in for a few minutes on comparison and the home. We discussed how to be content where you are with what you have, and how we can love people around us in every season. We also remembered some of the homes that had the greatest impact on us as kids, and what made them unique.

Duration:00:28:35

Nestled in Him- Mommy Wars and Comparing our Kids [Ep. 50]

4/10/2019
This week we are talking about our disdain for Mommy Wars. What opinions should we care about? What should we let go? How can we be a voice of grace rather than discouragement? We also touch on the pressure we put on our kids, and how our words are going to help form their inner monologue.

Duration:00:38:24

Nestled in Him- Comparison and Family [Ep. 49]

4/4/2019
This week we asked our listeners to tell us their struggles in regards to comparison and family. They came through for us, and we are discussing some of them today. We hope you will feel encouraged that you aren't alone in your struggles, and that you don't have to live in the pit that comparison can often create. We are continuing to pray for freedom for each of you as you search your hearts to find the areas where comparison has taken hold.

Duration:00:37:53

Nestled in Him- Comparison and Friendships [Ep. 48]

3/28/2019
This week we are tackling the sticky subject of adult friendships. They can be so hard and messy, but also so meaningful and life giving. We hope that you will leave this week feeling encouraged to find your people and love them well!

Duration:00:43:12

Nestled in Him- Body & Beauty Comparison [Ep. 47]

3/20/2019
We are continuing with our series all about comparison. This week, we are tackling the uncomfortable issue of comparing our beauty and body to others. We hope that you leave this episode encouraged to spend your thoughts, time, and resources on things that hold eternal value!

Duration:00:29:42

Nestled in Him- Comparison and Careers [Ep. 46]

3/6/2019
This week we tackle another common area where people tend to struggle with jealousy and comparison- careers. Whether you are a college student, work full time, or are a stay-at-home mom, we hope we are able to encourage you this week to pursue the specific path God has for you! This week's challenge: to post what your passions and your dreams. Be sure to use the hashtag #nestledinhim so we can cheer you on!

Duration:00:31:14

Nestled in Him- Comparison and Marriage [Ep. 45]

2/28/2019
This week we are diving further into the topic of comparison by kicking off a series: Nestled in Him. Week one is all about marriage! We cover 3 things to remember to help your marriage thrive, and to keep your focus on what matters: 1. WORDS MATTER 2. COMMUNICATION MATTERS 3. COMMUNITY MATTERS We also kick off our first challenge of the series: Calling out some of the things you see in your spouse that you love. Remember to use the hashtag #nestledinhim for the challenge, and let's all...

Duration:00:47:04

The Thief that is Comparison [Ep. 44]

2/20/2019
Today we are quickly sharing our hearts on something we feel passionate about- comparison, and how it robs us of so much.

Duration:00:18:20

Finding Freedom- Rebekah Hargraves [Ep. 43]

2/6/2019
Rebekah Hargraves is a wife, mama of two littles, blogger, podcaster, and author whose passion is to edify, equip, and encourage women in their journey of Biblical womanhood, particularly with an emphasis on the gospel and its implications for everyday life. Rebekah's first book, "Lies Moms Believe (And How the Gospel Refutes Them)" released the fall of 2017, and the "Lies Moms Believe" Companion Bible Study came out March 30, 2018. You can find Rebekah on her website, Hargraves Home and...

Duration:00:41:27

More Alike Than Different- Lisa Leonard [Ep. 42]

1/16/2019
This week's guest is Lisa Leonard. Lisa is a well-known jewelry designer and business owner, who is soon to release her first book "Brave Love" into the world. In this episode we talk about: You’ll also hear Bayleigh and April discuss the new upswing in Marie Kondo’s Tidying Up Method, and our advice to people who may have a hard time keeping the mess at bay long term. Links Mentioned Pre-Order Brave Love on Amazon Barnes and Noble's Brave Love Signed Where to find Lisa instagram |...

Duration:00:37:32

Authentic Community- Jordan Curtis [Ep. 41]

1/10/2019
This week we are talking with our real life friend, Jordan! We have been so encouraged as we have watched her live intentionally with those around her. Jordan and her husband Ben moved with their 3 kids to New Orleans 3 years ago. There they are apart of a church plant, Immanuel Community Church. We talk with Jordan about living authentically in community, and including our kids in our outreach opportunities. Where to find April & Bayleigh: instagram l website l facebook

Duration:00:29:13

Cheers to 2019! [Ep. 40]

1/1/2019
April and Bayleigh say cheers to some of their favorite things and people of 2018. They also look back on the last year, what they learned through their "one little word," and discuss 2019 with expectant hearts and a desire to live more like Christ.

Duration:00:32:47

Share Your Home- Rach Kincaid [Ep. 39]

12/19/2018
Pt. 2 of our interview with Rach Kincaid! You can hear Pt. 1 here. post about sharing your homeAmazon link Where to find Rachael online: instagram l website l facebook Where to find April & Bayleigh instagram l website l facebook

Duration:00:30:36

Get After Grateful- Rachael Kincaid [Ep. 38]

12/12/2018
Rachael Kincaid is a communicator of grace, freedom, and hard work. She uses social media, online writing, interviews, and speaking engagements to point people to Jesus and encourage them to be more tenacious about the lives Jesus died to give them. Today's episode is a little different- we basically had an entire interview before we jumped into the subject that we planned. We were so encouraged by all that Rach had to say that we decided to share it all with you in two parts! Today you'll...

Duration:00:28:53

Gift Giving for the Aspiring Minimalist- April & Bayleigh [Ep. 37]

11/21/2018
Zenni Optical Link for $5 off Today we are continuing our Holiday talk with a gift guide! For those of us trying to simplify, we have to remember that Christmas isn't a gradual trickle of new things coming into our homes.. it's an avalanche. We want to share our tips for how we stay conscious and intentional. **If you don't have kids yet, and don't want to listen to the kid gift talk, we move past it at 19:20** We talk about: Where to find April and Bayleigh: instagram l blog l...

Duration:00:31:43

Nestled Holiday Tips- April & Bayleigh [Ep. 36]

11/14/2018
Today we are ushering you into the Holiday Season with an episode full of our tips for how to continue living with intentionality. We broke the episode into 3 categories: gathering, feathering, and guarding your nest. We also give a shout out to Annie to congratulate her on her new role, and to our new neighbor-friends who may listen to this episode one day. (OR maybe not- we have no idea who actually listens!) Links mentioned: Nestled in the Neighborhood Facebook Group Annie...

Duration:00:45:22

Eat at Home Tonight- Tiffany King [Ep. 35]

11/9/2018
Eat at HomeFacebook page Links mentioned: Eat at Home Tonight cookbook Tiffany's ideas for feeding a crowd. Special thanks to Lauren Foster, Foster Lane Living, for our new branding. Where to find April and Bayleigh instagram | facebook | website | Facebook group

Duration:00:38:51