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Welcome to The Audacity 2B Happy podcast, a place of hope and encouragement as you embark on your journey toward joy. I am your host, Michelle Marrano Burke, an empowered student of life and a trailblazer for achieving true happiness through transformational growth. Each week I'll be discussing important topics relevant to those pursuing self-discovery, such as understanding spirituality, managing relationships, emotional healing, career growth, and building self-esteem. I understand the challenges presented by weight gain, depression, anxiety, P T S D, and mental illness from a personal experience, and I am here to offer you the tools and guidance needed to help you find the joy you deserve. Come join us on this path toward audacious happiness, a space of no judgment, openness, support, wisdom, and awareness…open to everyone. Come along for the ride as we raise questions, find answers, and shed a few tears. Follow us now on Apple, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your favorite shows.

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United States

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Welcome to The Audacity 2B Happy podcast, a place of hope and encouragement as you embark on your journey toward joy. I am your host, Michelle Marrano Burke, an empowered student of life and a trailblazer for achieving true happiness through transformational growth. Each week I'll be discussing important topics relevant to those pursuing self-discovery, such as understanding spirituality, managing relationships, emotional healing, career growth, and building self-esteem. I understand the challenges presented by weight gain, depression, anxiety, P T S D, and mental illness from a personal experience, and I am here to offer you the tools and guidance needed to help you find the joy you deserve. Come join us on this path toward audacious happiness, a space of no judgment, openness, support, wisdom, and awareness…open to everyone. Come along for the ride as we raise questions, find answers, and shed a few tears. Follow us now on Apple, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your favorite shows.

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English


Episodes

Ep. 13 - Riding the Rollercoaster of Life with Confidence: An Intimate Conversation with Michael Brue

7/3/2023
Ever met someone who oozes confidence like a superpower? Welcome my friend, Michael Brue, to the show. A man who has ridden the rollercoaster of life from managing a team of 25 in a single real estate office to overseeing 1,200 agents across seven offices. His secret? The audacity to be happy, fueled by confidence. Join us as we journey through the winding paths of Michael's life, exploring the shaping effects of an absent father and a relentless drive to overcome adversity. We touch on the power of an electrifying voice pairing and the courage to blaze trails through uncertain terrains. Michael bares it all, sharing how he stepped into leadership shoes despite his past, wielding compassion, care, and understanding as his guiding principles. As we wrap up, the conversation tilts towards parenthood, the role of parents in bolstering their children’s confidence, and the vitality of community support. Michael shares his parenting experiences, highlighting how he became a surrogate father to his son's friends amidst the complexities of modern parenting. We discuss how seemingly insurmountable situations can, in fact, serve as motivation to level up. Buckle up and join us as Michael Brue takes us on an enlightening ride of confidence, growth, and the audacity to be truly happy. Contact Michelle Marrano Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Support the show

Duration:00:43:34

Ep. 12 - Launching Your Podcast Journey: Tips and Insights from Our First Three Months

6/26/2023
Have you ever considered starting your own podcast, but you're not quite sure where to begin? Today, we're sharing our journey into the world of podcasting, and we're joined by my extraordinary producer, Janine Stella. With only three months of experience, we may not be experts, but we've learned quite a bit and want to help you on your own podcast adventure. We explore why podcasting is the perfect way to share my life lessons and the wisdom gained from my experiences. Janine and I discuss the pros and cons, the investment, and how you can potentially make money from podcasting. We also delve into why focusing on audio and video is crucial when conveying messages, and the misunderstandings that can occur when we rely solely on text. Plus, we touch on the importance of building a brand through podcasting and creating a show name that resonates with you and your audience. Lastly, we share some essential tips on how to properly distribute your podcast, the best platforms for hosting and distributing, and the significance of analytics and ad spending when trying to reach a larger audience. We also emphasize the importance of being selective when considering guests for your podcast and the benefits of hiring a professional to maximize your reach. Join us for this insightful conversation and discover how to start a podcast and build a brand that is true to you. Contact Michelle Marrano Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Contact Janine Stella: Email: info@stellamix.com IG: @stellamix_studios Website: stellamix.com Support the show

Duration:01:01:52

Ep. 11 - Healing Through Horses: Embracing Passion and Self-Discovery with Jen Zoe Hall

6/19/2023
I had the incredible opportunity to speak with Jen Zoe Hall about her journey of self-discovery and healing through her connection with horses. After facing a difficult divorce and homelessness, Jen found strength in her passion for animals and used it to turn her pain into triumph for herself and others. In our conversation, we delve into the power of manifestation, embracing our passions, and the remarkable ways horses can help us better understand ourselves. Jen shares her insights on the importance of self-discovery and the role that horses have played in her journey. We discuss the power of vibration and how a simple mantra can be the first step in transforming our lives. Additionally, Jen offers valuable advice on practicing self-love and gratitude without obligation and even shares an exercise to help us become more aware of our habits. Throughout our discussion, we examine the importance of overcoming personal traumas and turning them into triumphs that benefit not only ourselves but also others. Join us for this captivating and enlightening conversation with Jen Zoe Hall as we uncover the beauty and power of our inner strength and the healing connection between humans and horses. You'll leave feeling inspired and empowered, ready to embrace your passions and embark on your own journey of self-discovery and personal development. Don't miss this incredible opportunity to learn from Jen's resilience, passion, and unique connection to horses. Contact Michelle Maranno Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Contact Jen Zoe Hall: IG: @jenzoehall Support the show

Duration:00:43:25

Ep. 10 - Embracing Audacity: The Journey of Empowering Women Entrepreneurs with Amy's Mom Squad

6/12/2023
What happens when two passionate entrepreneurs with a shared drive to excel come together? Magic! I had the pleasure of chatting with my dear friend Amy, creator of the inclusive and empowering Mom Squad product line. Our conversation was filled with vulnerability, determination, and a relentless pursuit of happiness. We bonded over our shared journeys, from working in the fashion industry to taking leaps of faith in our personal lives. Amy's inspiring story of moving across the country with her daughter and starting from ground zero is a testament to the power of embracing the unknown. We also discussed our parents' health journeys and how those experiences have fueled our passion for making a difference in the world. Amy's Mom Squad product line is a direct result of her desire to create affordable, inclusive athletic clothing for women who don't fit into conventional sizes. Our conversation highlighted the importance of elevating those around us and fostering a supportive community. So why not join us, and get inspired to embrace your own audacity to be happy? Contact Michelle Maranno Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Contact Amy Astrowsky: Email: info@momsquadclothing.com IG: @momsquadclothing Website: momsquadclothing.com Support the show

Duration:00:47:55

Ep. 9 - Embracing a Healthy Lifestyle and the Power of Quality Supplements with Dr. Sivi Helsel

6/5/2023
Join host Michelle Murano Burke as she explores the importance of healthy living and nutritional supplements in achieving optimal health and happiness with chiropractor and homeopathic healer, Dr. Sivi Helsel. Discover how poor-quality food can impact our health and why supplements are crucial in today's society. But not all supplements are created equal; Dr. Helsel explains the importance of choosing quality brands that can be easily absorbed by our bodies through liposomal technology. Michelle and Dr. Helsel also discuss the value of following your passion and finding work that aligns with your values and principles. With expert advice and insights, this episode will help you unleash your Audacity 2B Happy and take control of your health. Contact Michelle Maranno Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Contact Dr. Sivi Helsel: Email: drsivihelsel@gmail.com Support the show

Duration:00:44:11

Ep. 8 - Audacity to Be Happy: A Journey of Healing and Grief Counseling with Denise Olsen

5/22/2023
In this episode of the Audacity to Be Happy podcast, host Michelle Marrano Burke welcomes Denise Olsen, a grief mentor, author, and national public speaker. Denise shares her journey of healing and how it led her to become a trailblazer in advocating for the mind-body-spirit connection in the healing process. Michelle and Denise explore the importance of grief counseling and coaching, and how it can lead to self-acceptance and self-love. Denise also shares the different certifications and wisdom she has acquired over the years, highlighting the essence of healing as an integral part of her being. Tune in for an inspiring conversation on finding hope amid tragedy and living audaciously happy. Contact Michelle Maranno Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Support the show

Duration:00:45:38

Ep. 7 - Audacity 2B Happy: Embracing Menopause with Joy and Vitality

5/15/2023
Join Michelle Murano Burke and Caroline Tripp in this episode of Audacity 2B Happy as they delve into the topic of menopause. Through sharing their personal experiences and discussing the often-overlooked symptoms of menopause, they challenge the negative stigma surrounding this natural stage of life. Michelle shares her own journey of transformation and how high-level vitamins and supplements helped her combat the effects of menopause. They also emphasize the importance of nutrition and fitness in managing menopause symptoms and improving overall health. Through their candid and open conversation, they encourage women to find joy in this natural stage of life and embrace it with audacious happiness. Contact Michelle Maranno Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Contact Caroline Tripp: Email: bellavitadoula@outlok.com IG: @bellavitadoulava Website: bellavitadoulava.com LinkedIn: Caroline Tripp Support the show

Duration:00:42:28

Ep. 6 - Healing Through Ecstatic Dance

5/8/2023
Healing from trauma comes in many forms. Join us as we embark on a journey toward audacious happiness through ecstatic dance. The Audacity 2B Happy community embraces all modalities of healing. Today we take a deep dive into ecstatic dance and meditative practices. Ecstatic Dance Florida is here to guide humanity on a journey back to themselves and their true nature — giving our community the opportunity to feel their true childlike nature, through free-form dance and play. A place where all are welcome to take a moment to feel their bodies present and to be in that moment, surrounded by a loving community that includes family and friends; and this without the use of inebriants, rather, by natural means. A place where people can express themselves and relieve stresses from their day to day, free of judgment, criticisms, and personal constraints, while simultaneously connecting them to the beauty of nature. Leading to the culmination of a community procured bliss, and the release of all restricting forms of thinking. Allowing the people to integrate this bliss back into their local communities, to begin a global initiative of being the light facilitates and brings about true change and awakening to humanity’s untapped potential. Contact Michelle Maranno Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Contact Heather Grutzmacher: Email: blondie1103@gmail.com IG:@i_amtherealheathergrutz Support the show

Duration:00:41:42

Ep. 5 - Do You Know The Difference Between Losing Weight And Releasing Weight?

5/1/2023
Did you ever wake up one day wondering how you got here? Have you gotten on the scale and seen a number that you can’t imagine? Many of us have experienced this moment where trauma has led us to indulge in food and get a little lost. Join us on this episode as we discuss the long road back to loving yourself and treating your body with respect. Learn the difference between losing weight and releasing it. There is a point in everyone’s life when they can have the audacity to be happy when it comes to their health. Listen In & Be Inspired! Contact Michelle Maranno Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Contact Janine Stella: Email: info@stellamix.com IG: @stellamix_studios Website: stellamix.com Support the show

Duration:00:40:24

Ep. 4 - Michelle's Story: My Personal Transformation Story

4/24/2023
Vulnerability Is My Superpower! Can trauma and depression, cause extreme weight gain? You bet it can! Have you ever experienced trauma so serious that you lose yourself for over a decade? That’s exactly what happened to me. Join me, as I share a very vulnerable side of my journey through a troubled marriage/infidelity, severe depression, complex health issues, social anxiety & despair. More importantly, how did I turn it all around? Being vulnerable can help us know ourselves while cultivating and strengthening our relationships with others. It can also help us better understand our opportunities for growth, enhance our self-awareness, and flex our emotional intelligence muscles. Join me as I share my very personal journey through trauma and depression, causing extreme weight gain, and a myriad of other health issues. More importantly, how I reclaimed my life after a decade of being lost. Contact Michelle Maranno Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Contact Janine Stella: Email: info@stellamix.com IG: @stellamix_studios Website: stellamix.com Support the show

Duration:00:44:32

Ep. 3 - Brooke’s Story – Healing From Childhood Trauma

4/17/2023
Childhood trauma shows up in adulthood in many ways. Whether you have anxiety, suffer from depression, or are a perfectionist, these are just some of the ways that childhood trauma shows up. Join Brooke Olivia as she shares her personal story of strength and transformational growth after navigating a childhood laden with trauma. Brooke shares her journey toward living a life filled with audacious happiness. Contact Michelle Maranno Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Contact Brooke Olivia: https://www.facebook.com/brooke.olivia.31?mibextid=LQQJ4d https://instagram.com/brooke.olivia_?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= https://www.canva.com/design/DAFeIvGwPhE/4yo_pgrl-DiUfDkgzv4NJQ/view?website&fbclid=PAAabclppGe-oxdKEjqaFRQZvPFVptMxXX_lkDmGUmlkwRVcrJrES2lPEPkNI#4 Support the show

Duration:00:38:04

Ep. 2 - Caroline’s Journey Part 1: Beautifully Broken, Abundantly Blessed

4/10/2023
Have you ever felt like you were experiencing life from the outside looking in? Have you ever faced a significant event in life that has rendered you powerless? Have you ever felt shame, guilt, grief, loneliness, and hopelessness? If any of these situations resonate with you, then you can somehow relate to the story my dear friend Caroline Tripp is about to confidently, and sincerely share. " My name is Caroline Tripp and my story is one of an incomprehensible loss followed by a life filled with unbelievable joy and happiness. I have been brutally broken by loss, but beautifully blessed by the ministry that has developed through my most challenging journey in life. The story revealed today is just the beginning of a 16-year journey that I’m honored to share with you. Even in times of unbelievable brokenness, I want to encourage you to find out the beautiful side of life and to have The Audacity 2B Happy."-Caroline Tripp Contact Michelle Maranno Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Contact Caroline Tripp: Email: bellavitadoula@outlok.com IG: @bellavitadoulava Website: bellavitadoulava.com LinkedIn: Caroline Tripp Support the show

Duration:00:42:34

Ep. 1 - Michelle's Audacity 2B Happy Story

4/3/2023
After 53 years on the planet wondering what the heck am I doing here it all became crystal clear after the recent death of my mother. I was meant to share my story of the Audacity 2B Happy with the world. I was given a gift and I decided to no longer play it safe. The world needs to hear more real stories of the most courageous humans who are willing to spill the tea on all the topics that are traditionally taboo to talk about... all aspects of mental health, suicide, death, addiction, illness, marriage, divorce, sex, self-esteem, money, career, manifestation, faith. and much more. We are going to unpack it all! I am showing up messy and going all in on a mission to encourage the world to have the Audacity 2B Happy in the mess. Join Us on this amazing journey as we meet some extraordinary people along the way. Buckle up for this audacious ride. YOU ARE NOT ALONE! WELCOME TO THE AUDACITY 2B HAPPY COMMUNITY WHERE EVERYONE IS WELCOME AND LOVED. Contact Michelle Maranno Burke: Email: audacity2bhappy@gmail.com IG: @audacity2bhappy Website: audacity2bhappy.com YouTube: @audacity2bhappy Facebook: Michelle Marrano Burke Contact Caroline Tripp: Email: bellavitadoula@outlok.com IG: @bellavitadoulava Website: bellavitadoulava.com LinkedIn: Caroline Tripp Support the show

Duration:00:36:42

Welcome to The Audacity 2B Happy Podcast!

3/6/2023
Welcome to the Audacity 2B Happy podcast, a place of hope and encouragement as you embark on your journey toward joy. I am your host, Michelle Marrano Burke, an empowered student of life and a trailblazer for achieving true happiness through transformational growth. Each week I'll be discussing important topics relevant to those pursuing self-discovery, such as understanding spirituality, managing relationships, emotional healing, career growth, and building self-esteem. I understand the challenges presented by weight gain, depression, anxiety, P T S D, and mental illness from a personal experience, and I am here to offer you the tools and guidance needed to help you find the joy you deserve. Come join us on this path toward audacious happiness, a space of no judgment, openness, support, wisdom, and awareness…open to everyone. Come along for the ride as we raise questions, find answers, and shed a few tears. Follow us now on Apple, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your favorite shows. Support the show

Duration:00:01:34