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Inspiration and ideas for a creative, adventurous, and intentional lifestyle. Tune in weekly to explore tools you can use to find the freedom to live the life you really want, right now. Host Miranda Anderson casually and conversationally shares experiences and lessons from her own life as an adventurous mom, maker, and the lifestyle blogger behind Live Free Creative Co. In addition, she lets you in on humorous and engaging stories about living with her husband, three young kids, and the dog while they remodel their fixer upper in Richmond, Virginia.

Inspiration and ideas for a creative, adventurous, and intentional lifestyle. Tune in weekly to explore tools you can use to find the freedom to live the life you really want, right now. Host Miranda Anderson casually and conversationally shares experiences and lessons from her own life as an adventurous mom, maker, and the lifestyle blogger behind Live Free Creative Co. In addition, she lets you in on humorous and engaging stories about living with her husband, three young kids, and the dog while they remodel their fixer upper in Richmond, Virginia.
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Inspiration and ideas for a creative, adventurous, and intentional lifestyle. Tune in weekly to explore tools you can use to find the freedom to live the life you really want, right now. Host Miranda Anderson casually and conversationally shares experiences and lessons from her own life as an adventurous mom, maker, and the lifestyle blogger behind Live Free Creative Co. In addition, she lets you in on humorous and engaging stories about living with her husband, three young kids, and the dog while they remodel their fixer upper in Richmond, Virginia.

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Episodes

#56: Planning From The Inside Out + Block Schedule

9/12/2019
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The start of the school year can feel like a whole new year, and Miranda has been revamping her schedule, from the inside out. This looks like making space first for the things she wants to do--things that bring joy and fulfillment. In this episode you will learn about how to make space for things you love in your life, and create a schedule in which you can have more clarity and be more efficient all while living your best life yet. Follow Miranda on Instagram @livefreemiranda Find...

Duration:01:23:51

#55: Why Now is Still the Right Time (One Year Later!)

9/5/2019
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After 365 days and 52 weekly episodes (plus a couple bonus episodes) I can confirm that NOW is STILL the right time. Looking back at the first year of creating this podcast was an amazing way to account for the way just getting started on the thing you want to do is always better than the alternative, which gets you exactly nothing. Whether you try and learn or try and succeed beyond your wildest dreams, it is always worth it to begin. Find the full show notes at...

Duration:00:59:44

#54: Everyday Courage

8/29/2019
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We can often ascribe the idea courage and bravery to people who are doing daring tasks and going on dangerous adventures. But what about you? What about the things you do everyday that are a little bit scary, but you do them anyway? This episode explores the idea of bravery and fear and how we can and should recognize our everyday courage to recognize that we are indeed doing a great job, even when things are uncomfortable. Find full show notes at livefreecreative.co/podcast Follow...

Duration:00:48:18

#53: Letting Go When Things Don't Work

8/22/2019
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Sometimes we hold really tightly to things in our life. And sometimes it may be better to allow ourselves to let go. This episode discusses how to determine when it might be time to let go of things that aren't working. How to know what working looks like. And also, how to shift your mindset to understand letting go doesn't have to look or feel like failure. Find the full show notes at livefreecreative.co/podcast Buy More Than Enough on Amazon Follow @livefreemiranda on Instagram

Duration:00:37:29

#52: A Little Bit Of Whimsy

8/15/2019
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Sometimes it is the dash of unexpected that brings the most delight. We can all be a little more aware of the whimsy in our surroundings and explore ways to create it! This episode shares the idea of whimsy and how it brings a little added joy into our daily life. Miranda also shares specific, simple ideas for adding a little bit of whimsy to your own life. Follow Miranda on Instagram @livefreemiranda Full show transcript at livefreecreative.co/podcast Buy More Than Enough on Amazon

Duration:00:41:23

#51: The Beauty Of Being A Beginner

8/8/2019
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As children, we all are learning all the time. Then, somewhere along the way we decided that being a beginner isn't a good thing to be. This episode invites you to remember the beauty of being a beginner, and shares some specific qualities of maintaining a beginner mindset throughout your life. Find full show notes at livefreecreative.co/podcast Buy More Than Enough on Amazon Follow @livefreemiranda on Instagram

Duration:00:43:20

#50: Motion vs. Action

8/1/2019
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Sometimes we think we are moving with purpose as we complete tasks and busy ourselves working toward goals. And sometimes we are simply busy, rather than productive. This episode discusses the difference between Motion and Action, and proposes some ideas to really get started. Full show notes at livefreecreative.co/podcast Buy More Than Enough on Amazon Follow @livefreemiranda on Instagram

Duration:00:36:33

#49: Say No To Negative Energy

7/25/2019
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We all deal with negative emotions and negative energy from time to time, but what if we take on more than our share? Or worse, what if we are creating unnecessary negative energy in our daily lives? In this episode, Miranda shares some examples of identifying the source of the negative energy, and choosing what to do with it. She shares four clear ideas for managing your negative energy in a positive way. Full show notes at livefreecreative.co/podcast follow along on instagram:...

Duration:00:47:07

#48: Getting Clear On Focus

7/18/2019
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We all need focus in our lives, but what if we understand the concept all wrong? In this episode, Miranda shares a new perspective on what it means to FOCUS, and how to deliberately use it to your advantage. Find Miranda's Book More Than Enough on Amazon. Follow along on Instagram @livefreemiranda Full show notes at livefreecreative.co/podcast

Duration:00:44:30

#47: Self-Publishing and Self-Permission

7/11/2019
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There are things that require permission, and many that do not. Publishing a book is one of the latter, and in this episode Miranda shares about her decision to self-publish her book More Than Enough, that released this week on July 9th, 2019. The decision making process between pursuing traditional or independent publishing can be expounded into many decisions, and Miranda shares how she chose to invest and believe in herself, while encouraging you to do the same! Grab a copy of More Than...

Duration:01:01:35

#46: Writing A Book

7/4/2019
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In 2017 I decided to write a book. In 2018 I began. In 2019 I finished and next week my book, More Than Enough releases into the world! I have had lots of questions about the process of writing a book, so I thought I would share my own experience. I break down the process, share specific tips and insights, and encourage everyone who has a dream of writing a book--or any other big dream-- to make it happen. Buy More Than Enough. Full show notes at livefreecreative.co/podcast Follow...

Duration:00:59:25

#45: Chapter 4, More vs. Enough

6/27/2019
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"Enough" is an elusive idea. What exactly is "Enough" and how do we find it? In this episode Miranda shares Chapter 4 of her new book More Than Enough, which explores the ideas of "More" versus "Enough." Order More Than Enough here. Follow Miranda on Instagram. Show Notes at livefreecreative.co/podcast.

Duration:00:28:11

#44: Become A Great Decision Maker

6/20/2019
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Master decision makers have a few things in common, and in this episode Miranda breaks down her top four tips for making great decisions. 1. Recognize there is more than one right decision 2. Practice by making a lot of decisions 3. Choose the future, not the past 4. When you can't control the circumstance, choose the positive emotion Listen in for lots of specific examples and how to become a great decision maker. Full show notes at livefreecreative.co/podcast Follow Miranda on...

Duration:00:54:32

#43: Digital Clutter

6/13/2019
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We hear a lot about clearing out the clutter in our homes and closets...but what about our phones and computers? There is a whole other world of clutter behind the screens in our lives, and in today's episode Miranda walks you through some ideas for clearing it away. She focuses specifically on emails, digital photos and videos, social media, and other widely used digital mediums that can get all cluttered up without regular maintenance. Gain back time, energy, and inspiration by...

Duration:00:26:18

#42: More Is Better, And Other Lies We Believe

6/6/2019
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A=B, except when it doesn't. In this episode, Miranda dives into the idea of false correlation and how it affects our everyday happiness. When we step back and realize that most of the things we think will improve our well being might not actually make a difference in how we feel, we gain perspective that opens up a whole world of abundance and joy. Show notes at livefreecreative.co/podcast Follow Miranda on Instagram @livefreemiranda More Than Enough book available for pre-order on ...

Duration:00:53:31

#41: More Than Enough Introduction and Prologue

5/30/2019
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This week Miranda is sharing an advanced listen to her upcoming book, More Than Enough. The Introduction and Prologue share the context, background, and setting for the candid memoir and self-reflection book. Tune in to hear the first peek into the audiobook, read by the author. Pre-order More Than Enough, and receive the audiobook free! See details RIGHT HERE. Show notes at livefreecreative.co/podcast Follow along with Miranda at instagram.com/livefreemiranda

Duration:00:35:20

#40: Mothering Your Spiritual Health

5/23/2019
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The spirit is what exists beyond the mind and the body-and it needs as much care and intentional wellness as both! In this third episode on Mothering The Mothers, Miranda dives into three ideas for maintaining your spiritual health. All of her tips are relatable regardless of religious affiliation, and are universal truths for overall well being! Follow Miranda on Instagram @livefreemiranda Find the show notes for this episode at livefreecreative.co/podcast

Duration:00:43:19

#39: Mothering Your Mental Health

5/16/2019
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In the second of this miniseries on Mothering Yourself, Miranda dives into four tips for caring for your own mental health. Rather than addressing negative mental health, these tips are meant to help you go beyond okay to a wonderfully fulfilled life. Find the full show notes at livefreecreative.co Follow Miranda on Instagram @livefreemiranda

Duration:00:42:52

#38: Mothering Your Physical Health

5/9/2019
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We grow up being mothered by our own moms, teachers, and neighbors. Then we learn to mother our own children, students, and young friends. But who mothers the mothers? In the first of three episodes on Mothering Yourself, I dive into caring for your own physical health. Specifically addressing sleep, eating, and the physical trauma of childbearing and childbirth. Gain insight and a new perspective for how to care for yourself as your own mother might, with love, care, and attention. Full...

Duration:00:59:50

#37: Love Where You Live

5/2/2019
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We hear the phrase "bloom where you are planted" often, but sometimes find ourselves still wishing something was different or that we could just plant ourselves somewhere else entirely. In today's show, Miranda shares some approachable tips for falling in love with where you live TODAY, even if it's not exactly where you hoped to be. Through moving 19 times in 4 countries over the last 20 years, Miranda has extensive moving experience and perspective. You will definitely find something of...

Duration:00:53:55