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Elizabeth and Suzanne have inspiring conversations about simplifying life to make it more enjoyable and sustainable, infused by living with intention, life balance, minimalism, mindful eating and so much more. As friends, we regularly comment on how energized we feel after chatting and sharing ideas. We invite you into our conversations about living simply to share the energy. Have a question about a topic we discuss? Have an idea for a future episode you'd like to hear more about? Reach out to us at destinationsimple.podcast@gmail.com. Elizabeth Cancade is a holistic chef and culinary nutrition guide from Living Simply Kitchen. Suzanne Goulden is an Intentional Living Consultant. They live in rural areas of southern Manitoba, Canada. Learn more about Elizabeth: www.livingsimplykitchen.com Learn more about Suzanne: www.suzannegoulden.com

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Canada

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Elizabeth and Suzanne have inspiring conversations about simplifying life to make it more enjoyable and sustainable, infused by living with intention, life balance, minimalism, mindful eating and so much more. As friends, we regularly comment on how energized we feel after chatting and sharing ideas. We invite you into our conversations about living simply to share the energy. Have a question about a topic we discuss? Have an idea for a future episode you'd like to hear more about? Reach out to us at destinationsimple.podcast@gmail.com. Elizabeth Cancade is a holistic chef and culinary nutrition guide from Living Simply Kitchen. Suzanne Goulden is an Intentional Living Consultant. They live in rural areas of southern Manitoba, Canada. Learn more about Elizabeth: www.livingsimplykitchen.com Learn more about Suzanne: www.suzannegoulden.com

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English


Episodes
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When You Have to Make a Change

5/17/2024
Elizabeth and Suzanne welcome you to season two of the Destination Simple Podcast! In this episode: We'd love to hear from you, email us at destinationsimple.podcast@gmail.com to share your thoughts, ideas, and questions about this episode. Have a question about applying simple living to your life? Or let us know about something you'd like us to discuss on a future episode about making intentional choices. Learn more about the hosts of Destination Simple: Elizabeth Cancade, holistic personal chef at Living Simply Kitchen. Follow Elizabeth on Instagram. Suzanne Goulden, Intentional Living Consultant. Follow Suzanne on Instagram.

Duration:00:27:50

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The Money Mindset Challenge

10/13/2023
This episode is all about rethinking our spending. It's based on this blog post written by Suzanne. specificsPrevious podcast episodes mentioned in this episode: The Done List Simple Living and How to Stop Rebelling Against Yourself We'd love to hear from you, email us at destinationsimple.podcast@gmail.com to share your thoughts, ideas, and questions about this episode. Have a question about applying simple living to your life? Or let us know about something you'd like us to discuss on a future episode about making intentional choices. Learn more about the hosts of Destination Simple: Elizabeth Cancade, holistic personal chef at Living Simply Kitchen. Follow Elizabeth on Instagram. Suzanne Goulden, Intentional Living Consultant. Follow Suzanne on Instagram.

Duration:00:49:08

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Writing a "Done" List

9/7/2023
This episode conversation launches from Suzanne’s blog post: The “Done” List. In this episode we talk about the benefits of writing a list of the things you’ve done through your day. It’s something we encourage you to try! Listen in to the benefits of writing a “done” list. Topics from our discussion: · Comparing the to-do list to the “done” list. · A great way to observe and evaluate a busy life. · How we use to-do lists. · Suzanne makes play time a priority in her daily life. · Using the done list during burnout recovery. · Accomplishing the mundane things counts. · Gain perspective on your time. We'd love to hear from you, email us at destinationsimple.podcast@gmail.com to share your thoughts, ideas, and questions about this episode. Have a question about applying simple living to your life? Or let us know about something you'd like us to discuss on a future episode about making intentional choices. Learn more about the hosts of Destination Simple: Elizabeth Cancade, holistic personal chef at Living Simply Kitchen. Follow Elizabeth on Instagram. Suzanne Goulden, Intentional Living Consultant. Follow Suzanne on Instagram.

Duration:00:21:01

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Making and Maintaining Life Changes

8/24/2023
Our conversation is launched from this blog post: Making and Maintaining Life Changes. Topics discussed in this episode: · Learn to listen to your body and mind to meet your needs. · We tend to not stop until change is forced upon us. · How to break away from the expectations of society to do what’s right for you. · Giving yourself permission to simplify. · Realizing what’s right for you at the core. · Is there overwhelm in the options to simplify your life? · When making changes affects your friends and family. · Intentionality around food. · Deciding where to make changes. · Intentionality in your home. We'd love to hear from you, email us at destinationsimple.podcast@gmail.com to share your thoughts, ideas, and questions about this episode. Have a question about applying simple living to your life? Or let us know about something you'd like us to discuss on a future episode about making intentional choices. Learn more about the hosts of Destination Simple: Elizabeth Cancade, holistic personal chef at Living Simply Kitchen. Follow Elizabeth on Instagram. Suzanne Goulden, Intentional Living Consultant. Follow Suzanne on Instagram.

Duration:00:54:41

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When Highs Trigger Lows

8/10/2023
This episode is based on a personal essay written by Suzanne for her newsletter community. In this newsletter Suzanne explores a recent low point she experienced after a particular exhilarating high she’d been on while in the early development of this podcast. · Getting permission to reflect on your life. · How watching a sad moment on TV triggered a necessary emotional release. · Exploring guidance from Suzanne’s performance coach: *few* *significant* *thorough* · Creating a simple life is work. · How Suzanne dealt with the overwhelm of planning Christmas dinner this past year. · There are always options. It’s okay to venture outside the box. · You don’t have to and you don’t have to explain yourself. · Suzanne’s a crafter at heart. How she fits in crafting while being a minimalist home. · Exploring collaboration with and support from others. · What’s an energetic hangover? · How to be in the moment. · Elizabeth talks about rage weeding her garden. · What’s helpful when we know our energy cycles? Suzanne mentions her performance coach Lesley from Waypoint Coaching, you can learn more about Lesley’s services here: www.waypointcoaching.ca We'd love to hear from you, email us at destinationsimple.podcast@gmail.com to share your thoughts, ideas, and questions about this episode. Have a question about applying simple living to your life? Or let us know about something you'd like us to discuss on a future episode about making intentional choices. Learn more about the hosts of Destination Simple: Elizabeth Cancade, holistic personal chef at Living Simply Kitchen. Follow Elizabeth on Instagram. Suzanne Goulden, Intentional Living Consultant. Follow Suzanne on Instagram.

Duration:01:15:54

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Creating Intentional Friendships

7/27/2023
In this episode Elizabeth and Suzanne discuss being intentional as a friend and look at both the giving and receiving end of being a good friend. Topics in this episode: Link to Suzanne's Intentional Friendships blog post. Link to Suzanne's blog about Date-A-Month ideas mentioned in this episode. We'd love to hear from you, email us at destinationsimple.podcast@gmail.com to share your thoughts, ideas, and questions about this episode. Have a question about applying simple living to your life? Or let us know about something you'd like us to discuss on a future episode about making intentional choices. Learn more about the hosts of Destination Simple: Elizabeth Cancade, holistic personal chef at Living Simply Kitchen. Follow Elizabeth on Instagram. Suzanne Goulden, Intentional Living Consultant. Follow Suzanne on Instagram.

Duration:00:45:43

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Challenging Our Routines

7/13/2023
In this episode we discuss challenging our routines. Using a personal essay from Suzanne’s email community newsletter as a launch point for their discussion, Suzanne talks about making her morning routine work for her even though it may go against the grain of societies expectations. This episode is all about making your routines work for you, regardless of what others think. Topics covered: · Procrastination can be a result of poor routine. · How to identify what areas of your life may need some constructive thought. · Listening to your needs. · What to do in the immediate moment when you’re flustered, stressed, overwhelmed. · Kids are also affected by stressful chaotic routines. · Recognizing outside pressures that we perceive are expectations on us and how to overcome them. Self-care blog mentioned by Elizabeth. We'd love to hear from you, email us at destinationsimple.podcast@gmail.com to share your thoughts, ideas, and questions about this episode. Have a question about applying simple living to your life? Or let us know about something you'd like us to discuss on a future episode about making intentional choices. Learn more about the hosts of Destination Simple: Elizabeth Cancade, holistic personal chef at Living Simply Kitchen. Follow Elizabeth on Instagram. Suzanne Goulden, Intentional Living Consultant. Follow Suzanne on Instagram.

Duration:01:02:00

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Simple Living and How to Stop Rebelling Against Yourself

6/26/2023
In our inaugural podcast episode, we cover a lot of ground in an hour! We may have a bit to learn about staying on task. LOL But this is an inspiring conversation that you don’t want to miss. In the hopes of adding inspiration to your day, here’s some of the topics we discuss: · How the idea for the Destination Simple podcast came about. · Considering society’s expectations when you choose to simplify your life. · Finding the life that brings you joy. · Catching your negative self-talk and resetting. · Tips for getting through jobs we’re not jazzed about doing. · Limiting your to-do list so you have time to play. · Suzanne’s garden is a great metaphor for simplified living. · Read Suzanne’s full blog post titled “Choice Time” that we discuss in this episode. https://suzannegoulden.com/choice-time/ · What is “Psychological Reactance?” How and why we rebel against ourselves. Why we know what good choices are, but often don’t follow through and how to change that outcome. · Give yourself permission to choose how you spend your time. We'd love to hear from you, email us at destinationsimple.podcast@gmail.com to share your thoughts, ideas, and questions about this episode. Have a question about applying simple living to your life? Or let us know about something you'd like us to discuss on a future episode about making intentional choices. Learn more about the hosts of Destination Simple: Elizabeth Cancade, holistic personal chef at Living Simply Kitchen. Follow Elizabeth on Instagram. Suzanne Goulden, Intentional Living Consultant. Follow Suzanne on Instagram.

Duration:00:57:29

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Introducing Destination Simple

6/15/2023
Elizabeth and Suzanne have inspiring conversations about simplifying life to make it more enjoyable and sustainable. Tune into our conversation about living simply and share the energy with us. We'd love to hear from you, email us at destinationsimple.podcast@gmail.com to share your thoughts, ideas, and questions about this episode. Have a question about applying simple living to your life? Or let us know about something you'd like us to discuss on a future episode about making intentional choices. Learn more about the hosts of Destination Simple: Elizabeth Cancade, holistic personal chef at Living Simply Kitchen. Follow Elizabeth on Instagram. Suzanne Goulden, Intentional Living Consultant. Follow Suzanne on Instagram.

Duration:00:03:48