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Then She Did: A Quest for More

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Then She Did: A Quest for More is a conversation between Emily and Erin about how their quest for more has led them to question how to honor themselves while raising their kids. They will be talking about how they blend their creative lives with motherhood.

Then She Did: A Quest for More is a conversation between Emily and Erin about how their quest for more has led them to question how to honor themselves while raising their kids. They will be talking about how they blend their creative lives with motherhood.

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United States

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Then She Did: A Quest for More is a conversation between Emily and Erin about how their quest for more has led them to question how to honor themselves while raising their kids. They will be talking about how they blend their creative lives with motherhood.

Language:

English


Episodes

What We Are Taking With Us

3/30/2021
We are thinking about what we want to keep as we begin to think about the potential end of pandemic life. Is it even possible? We've learned a lot and there are actually quite a few things we will carry forward with us. Let us know what you will take with you out of this time. To connect with Erin and Emily: Email us at thenshedidpod@gmail.com or find us @thenshedidpod on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter Sign up for Erin's Newsletter...

Duration:00:39:04

Imposter Syndrome

3/17/2021
Some BIG news and some BIG resistance in this week's pod! What Is Imposter Syndrome? https://www.verywellmind.com/imposter-syndrome-and-social-anxiety-disorder-4156469 More on Different Types https://www.themuse.com/advice/5-different-types-of-imposter-syndrome-and-5-ways-to-battle-each-one To connect with Erin and Emily: Email us at thenshedidpod@gmail.com or find us @thenshedidpod on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter Sign up for Erin's Newsletter...

Duration:00:37:06

Turning Pro (part 2)

2/23/2021
We finish up our conversation about Turning Pro! We would love to hear your thoughts on this book and how it relates to where you are on your quest! Turning Pro by Steven Pressfield https://www.indiebound.org/book/9781936891030 The War of Art by Steven Pressfield https://www.indiebound.org/search/book?keys=war+of+art To connect with Erin and Emily: Email us at thenshedidpod@gmail.com or find us @thenshedidpod on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter Sign up for Erin's Newsletter here:...

Duration:00:41:58

Turning Pro (part 1)

2/12/2021
We were so excited to find the book Turning Pro by Steven Pressfield as a way to give us some language and context to talk about what we've called Phase 2 of our creative journeys. Join us for this conversation and let us know where you are on your quest! Turning Pro by Steven Pressfield https://www.indiebound.org/book/9781936891030 The War of Art by Steven Pressfield https://www.indiebound.org/search/book?keys=war+of+art To connect with Erin and Emily: Email us at...

Duration:00:41:46

Season 3, Phase 2, and the movie, Soul

1/31/2021
As we begin Season 3 of the Then She Did, we are also both beginning what we are calling "Phase 2" of the Quest. This is happening in real time, so we are still trying to pin down exactly what Phase 2 is about. We also talk about the new Pixar movie, Soul . Have you watched it yet? There's a lot to talk about! Emily's husband, Tuf, joins us to discuss! To connect with Erin and Emily: Email us at thenshedidpod@gmail.com or find us @thenshedidpod on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter Sign...

Duration:00:52:12

Season 2 Finale: Wrapping Up and Moving On

1/15/2021
Change is in the air! So we have decided to wrap up Season 2 and get ready for Season 3 as we move into PHASE 2 of the quest! Join us as we chat about surviving the holidays and getting back into our school routines. We also look back at some of our favorite Season 2 moments. Emily is in LOVE with her Papier Daily Planner. Great focus on goals and habits. 16 weeks at a time. Then I get a new pretty cover! Along with a conversation with Erin, this SNL skit inspired Emily to buy herself...

Duration:00:35:19

Office Christmas Party!

12/20/2020
We were excited to record our first video podcast! Check it out here! We usually have an "office party" this time of year. So we decided to do it online! Check out the gifts we exchanged! Links below. We also discuss moving into the next phase of the quest...Phase Two! This website gave us some insight into where we might be in the Hero's Journey. The Hero's Journey - Mythic Structure of Joseph Campbell's Monomyth Check out Chani Nichols! We are loving her book and new astrology...

Duration:00:42:16

The Holidays, the Election, the Pandemic & how the Quest can help

11/30/2020
There is just a few things happening these days! If you are feeling the stress of any or all of the holidays, election, and pandemic--we are with you. In this episode we talk about some of the ways we are feeling the stress right now and some of the ways we've learned to cope. But more than anything, how really focusing on your quest can help--even if it seems like the last thing you should be doing. White Women's Support for Trump Remains High in 2020 Election Women crucial to Biden's...

Duration:01:03:20

Post-Election Check-in

11/9/2020
Wow...that was the longest week of all time. We decided to record a post-election check-in and then election was called while we were recording! Congratulations to President-elect Biden and OUR FIRST WOMEN Vice-President elect Harris! What does this historic moment mean for our quests? And...oh yeah...we are still in the middle of a worsening pandemic. And the holidays...is that still happening? Let us know how you are celebrating and planning and questing right now! To connect with...

Duration:00:34:34

VOTE VOTE VOTE Pre-election Check-in

10/26/2020
This week we just kind of check in as we wait to see what happen's next. The election is less then 2 weeks away and covid is on the rise everywhere. WHAT HAPPEN'S NEXT? Join us for a conversation about some of the things we are doing to keep our heads above water and to move forward on our quests, even as the world seems to be standing still, holding its breath. We'd love to hear what is helping you to function these days! The next time we chat with you, we will be on the other side!...

Duration:00:46:43

Internalized Capitalism and the Quest

10/12/2020
This week we talk about internalized capitalism--what it is, how it affects us, how to resist it AND how it affects the quest. (Spoiler alert: they do not get along) Be sure to check out the amazing links and resources below. This is a big topic and one that affects all of us no matter where we are in our quest. From the New York Times 1619 Project: American Capitalism Is Brutal. You Can Trace That to the Plantation. (Published 2019) Follow The Nap Ministry. Her work is mind-blowing,...

Duration:00:57:22

Permission and Purpose

9/28/2020
In this week's episode we tackle an issue and a conversation we have pretty frequently. How do some people seem to just have the courage to set boundaries and claim their lives and make it all look so easy? And the BIG question: What do permission and purpose have to do with the quest? Sometimes we have to remind each other, we don't see the whole story. We often don't see the beginnings or the messy middle. Brene on her Purpose...

Duration:00:50:46

Fear, Creativity and the Quest

9/14/2020
In this episode, we talk about the role fear plays in the quest. Do we need fear? Do we overcome fear? Can fear be helpful? Is fear the enemy of creativity? Or can fear help protect creativity? And how do we deal with the fear all around us at this moment in history? “Fear is always triggered by creativity, because creativity asks you to enter into realms of uncertain outcome. And fear hates uncertain outcomes. This is nothing to be ashamed of. It is, however, something to be dealt with.”...

Duration:01:20:42

The quest is still important (even though it may not seem like it)

8/30/2020
Then She Did: a Quest for More is back for Season 2! Slowly but surely we have found ways to move forward with our quest even in the midst of all the chaos. We can't wait to talk about it with you. Be sure to check out Erin's newsletter! And you can check out the class Erin talked about here How to Write your Memoir in 6 Months with Brooke Warner and Linda Joy Check out these books of short lyric essays if you are looking to add some wonder and delight to your life. World of Wonders has...

Duration:00:58:21

Episode 19: Confronting Your Ego

7/14/2020
This week we talk about the ego, confronting your ego and ego work and how that intersects with social justice and the quest. In this episode, we mention a petition that Erin worked on with the Writing to Fight for Black Lives. Here’s the link: http://chng.it/DsMRY9c9Sx To connect with us: Email us at thenshedidpod@gmail.com or find us @thenshedidpod on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter Sound and Music: "Flying Free" by Tuf Francis http://www.tuffrancis.com/music

Duration:00:53:21

Episode 18: Ending White Silence

6/5/2020
To connect with us... Email us at thenshedidpod@gmail.com or find us @thenshedidpod on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter Sound and Music: "Flying Free" by Tuf Francis http://www.tuffrancis.com/music LINKS for this episode: Jen Hatmaker and Lisa S Harper talk about White Women's Toxic Tears Rachel Cargle - racism is a feminism issue https://www.facebook.com/rachel.cargle.9/posts/10217429517875783 https://www.rachelcargle.com/ Layla Sayyed - Me and White Supremacy book link...

Duration:00:47:10

Episode 17: Season 45 of Emily's Quest

5/25/2020
This episode takes a deep dive into Emily's quest...a story with many seasons! We hope you enjoy getting to know Emily a little better in this episode. If you haven't read The Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo, now may be just the time! Also, check out Erin's latest newsletter! To connect with us... Email us at thenshedidpod@gmail.com or find us @thenshedidpod on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter Sound and Music: "Flying Free" by Tuf Francis http://www.tuffrancis.com/music

Duration:01:12:46

Episode 16: In The Messy Middle with Erin

5/18/2020
In this episode, we dive deeper into Erin's quest story. We discover a few things we had never even talked about before! We hope you enjoy getting to know Erin and her story a little better. This Saturday Night Live skit is one of our favs and one we reference often! Enjoy! Pizza Ad SNL To connect with us... Email us at thenshedidpod@gmail.com or find us @thenshedidpod on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter Sound and Music: "Flying Free" by Tuf Francis http://www.tuffrancis.com/music

Duration:00:54:24

Episode 15: First Quarter Review

5/12/2020
Even though it's been the weirdest 5 months of our lives, we pushed forward with our quarterly reviews! In this week's episode we review our goals for the first part of 2020 and look forward into the next couple of months. Lot's of great links from the episode for you below. How did you do for this first quarter of 2020? If you are still standing, you are doing great! How has this bizarre reality changed your goals? Let us know how you are doing! We will all push forward together. We...

Duration:00:45:36

Ep. 14: ONWARD!

4/29/2020
We couldn't believe it when we watch the new Pixar film Onward and it was all about a quest! We knew we had to make an episode. Join us for a conversation about all the amazing quest takeaways in this movie. **Spoiler Alert** We talk about the entire movie so if you haven't watched it yet, maybe go watch it and come back! (available on Disney+ and Amazon) Then let us know your thoughts! Did this movie connect in any way to your quest? What was your favorite part? To connect with...

Duration:01:18:33