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A mindful exercise. A look at ourselves. We recommend rest and relaxation. One way you can do this is to take up fishing. And for a truly mindful experience, try fishing without bait.

A mindful exercise. A look at ourselves. We recommend rest and relaxation. One way you can do this is to take up fishing. And for a truly mindful experience, try fishing without bait.

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Pittsburgh, PA

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A mindful exercise. A look at ourselves. We recommend rest and relaxation. One way you can do this is to take up fishing. And for a truly mindful experience, try fishing without bait.

Twitter:

@withoutbait

Language:

English


Episodes

Battling Addiction So He Can Fly with Pro Wrestler Jayce Karr | Episode 276

1/12/2021
James Ellermeyer welcomes pro wrestlers Jayce Karr as we begin discuss how his path through addiction and recovery transpired, how he succeeded, if only for a brief time, while coping and how it fell a part. We discuss battling with relapses, and more as he found his path to work in behavior therapy and professional wrestling. Tune in next week as we continue our conversation with Jayce Karr about what it takes to become a professional wrestler and debut during a pandemic. You can follow...

Duration:00:26:27

Getting to Know Mr Rogers with David Pohl | Episode 275

1/5/2021
James Ellermeyer welcomes illustrator David Pohl to discuss his time working on Mr Rogers Neighborhood with Fred Rogers as a scenic artist, what that entailed, how he got the job with his persistence, his experiences and discussion with Mr Rogers, his influence, how his own father had influenced people as a school teacher, and more! Check out our previous episode 274 where we talked with David Pohl about his path into becoming a career artist. David Pohl’s work can be found at...

Duration:00:36:46

A Creative Path with David Pohl | Episode 274

12/29/2020
James Ellermeyer welcomes illustrator David Pohl to discuss his adventure into creativity, his current work as a collage artist, influences of Dr. Seuss and grandfather, cartoons and comic books, perceptions via Archie comics and Mad Magazine, when do children shed creativity, contending with doubters about his career choice, planting his feet finally in Pittsburgh, working with the Atlantic Monthly, a serious burn injury, juggling being a musician as an escape from his art and exploring...

Duration:00:43:51

Angels and Energy with Santina Grace | Episode 273

12/22/2020
James Ellermeyer welcomes back clairvoyant Santina Grace to discuss guardian angels, both share their own experiences after a ski accident, becoming in tune with our chakras and inner energy, quantum physics, proof of an afterlife, and more! Santina Grace is a self described Intuitive, Psychic, Medium, and Healer. To reach out to us via our contact form at www.FishingWithoutBait.com. You can also find out more about Santina’s classes at www.themillvalehouse.com and www.innerrootspgh.com....

Duration:00:27:10

Empathic with Santina Grace | Episode 273

12/15/2020
James Ellermeyer welcomes back clairvoyant Santina Grace as we discuss about the human experience during the pandemic, perspective, how some people may be empathic and not know it, precognitive dreams, our primal instincts adapting to modern life, and active meditation. Santina Grace is a self described Intuitive, Psychic, Medium, and Healer. To reach out to us via our contact form at www.FishingWithoutBait.com. You can also find out more about Santina’s classes at www.themillvalehouse.com...

Duration:00:25:14

Religions with Liss Victory | Episode 271

12/8/2020
Jim Ellermeyer continues his conversation with our friend Liss Victory about helping themselves and others, including Jim’s own place as a practicing Quaker and buddhist philosophies, the Pope, Hinduism, and more! You can experience Liss Victory’s music at www.LissVictory.com and follow her live streams for music and news by following Liss Victory on Facebook and Youtube! Subscribe to our Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn or look for it on your favorite Podcatcher!

Duration:00:21:00

Facts and Self Love with Liss Victory | Episode 270

12/1/2020
Jim Ellermeyer continues his conversation with our friend Liss Victory in New York City as we talk about hopefulness, dealing with depression and the feeling of “doom” circulating in the world, separating conspiracy with fact in her News Podcast project, The BROAD Cast News, in the case of the pandemic, her conservative roots, and how not taking care of herself hinders her ability to help others. You can experience Liss Victory’s music at www.LissVictory.com and follow her live streams for...

Duration:00:27:51

That Big City Feeling with Liss Victory | Episode 269

11/24/2020
Jim Ellermeyer is checking in with our friend Liss Victory in New York City to talk about her continued experience during the pandemic, the state of mind, or zeitgeist, of the city compared to Pittsburgh and Erie, PA, what it takes to make a move like this, visualizing what you want to do, and the action and effort to accomplish your goals. You can experience Liss Victory’s music at www.LissVictory.com and follow her live streams for music and news by following Liss Victory on Facebook...

Duration:00:23:53

On the Road | Episode 268

11/17/2020
Jim Ellermeyer dials in to check in on Producer Mike as he’s been traveling across the country to reunite with his wife as part of his mother’s retirement trip during one of the most tumultuous times in the country. What has been that experience of “connecting the in between” spaces of the country. Sorg Across America Day 1 Video (https://youtu.be/Utyp5mFGWaU) #SorgsAcrossAmerica on Twitter (https://twitter.com/search?q=%23Sorgsacrossamerica&src=typed_query) The Wicket Tracker on Google...

Duration:00:21:22

Concern and Worry | Episode 267

11/10/2020
Jim Ellermeyer and Producer Mike come from the pre-election past to discuss about the different between concern and worry as well as the methods that work for YOU to be successful in addiction recovery, wanting quick solutions, and the comfortable answers. Subscribe to our Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn or look for it on your favorite Podcatcher!

Duration:00:26:43

Mental Health in the Bilingual Population with Gloria Rodriguez-Ransom | Episode 266

11/3/2020
Jim Ellermeyer his conversation with fellow counselor Gloria Rodriguez-Ransom as they discuss the disparities among minorities in the mental health system, the stereotypes that she sees with the latin community, stubbornness, stigmas in medication, the places in Pittsburgh that can help the bilingual population in mental health, the importance of self care and the difficulty in taking their own advice as counselors, coping with “Americanizing” of immigrant children in the family, how can you...

Duration:00:26:23

Growing Up with Gloria Rodriguez-Ransom | Fishing Without Bait 265

10/27/2020
Jim Ellermeyer is joined by fellow counselor Gloria Rodriguez-Ransom as we discuss her upbringing as a Puerto Rican in Pittsburgh, her development growing up, the cultural shift, defining “latino” and where Puerto Ricans fall into the mix, and white privilege. Resources for Pittsburgh bilingual population assistance: Casa San Jose East Liberty Family Healthcare Center Latino Community Center Subscribe to our Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn or look for it on your...

Duration:00:24:31

Equine Therapy | Episode 264

10/20/2020
Jim Ellermeyer continues his chat with Equine Therapy practitioner, Shanna Aughenbaugh, as we learn about her entrance into the Equine therapy world and how the Equine Assisted Psychotherapy had developed, what a session would look like for the participant, working with youth and patients with autism, finding where she belongs, taking risks in her life as a first generation college student, and more! Check out our first part of this discussion Shanna on Episode 263! Learn more about what...

Duration:00:22:43

Discovering Horses | Episode 263

10/13/2020
Jim Ellermeyer is joined by a self proclaimed “Christian Cowgirl” and Equine Therapy practitioner, Shanna Aughenbaugh, as we discuss how she connected with horses in her life, how they respond to people, horses as herd animals, her faith, learning to ride, losing her first horse suddenly, and her support system who encouraged her to stay in the horse world. Stay tuned for part 2 of our conversation with Shanna next week as we discuss Equine Therapy further. Learn more about what Shanna...

Duration:00:20:57

Gaslighting | Episode 262

10/6/2020
Jim Ellermeyer and Producer Mike are discussing dealing some of the current events as we enter a month from a very heated election including the concept of “gaslighting ‘. How is this concept being used on a grand scale, or more localized to break down an individual. gas·light /ˈɡaslīt/ verb gerund or present participle: gaslighting manipulate (someone) by psychological means into questioning their own sanity. Subscribe to our Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Music, TuneIn or look for it...

Duration:00:20:33

Celebrating 22 Years Sober | Episode 261

9/29/2020
Jim Ellermeyer is back and celebrating 22 years of sobriety as we reflect on the point where he finally accepted and received help with his obsession to use drugs and alcohol. We discuss the 12 step program’s influence in his success, giving advice to others who are not accepting, willingness to change, telling his mother he was going to get help, the one individual that helped him with tough love and choosing to help others. Further reading The Doctor's Opinion: The Big Book of Alcoholics...

Duration:00:29:09

Straight Talk | Episode 260

9/15/2020
Jim Ellermeyer is giving some STRAIGHT TALK as we discuss our “3 AM Friends”, why do we feel obligated, love, sympathy, interpretation, connecting with other humans. Subscribe to our Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Music, TuneIn or look for it on your favorite Podcatcher!

Duration:00:18:48

To Make Better Choices | Episode 259

9/8/2020
Jim Ellermeyer is back with Producer Mike to discuss how we can make better choices. What does that mean? How do we develop our intuition and beginner’s mind to assess situations in our lives with your gut feelings. Subscribe to our Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Music, TuneIn or look for it on your favorite Podcatcher!

Duration:00:13:17

Recovery from Boredom | Episode 258

9/1/2020
Jim Ellermeyer is back with Producer Mike to discuss BOREDOM. What happens when we are left to our own thoughts when we’re making bad decisions and are surrounded by individuals that are encouraging bad decisions and are emotionally needy. How do we attach to better people and places that will help elevate us. How do we deal with boredom and share people. Subscribe to our Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Music, TuneIn or look for it on your favorite Podcatcher!

Duration:00:15:12

Changing Minds with Natalie Bencivenga | Episode 257

8/25/2020
Jim Ellermeyer is joined once again by Natalie Bencivenga to continue their conversation as they begin to look at the awareness to the world around us due to the extra time from COVID-19 leading to the George Floyd, Me Too, and other Social Justice protests, considering how to be an ally as a white person, White Privilege, entitlement, the mask debate, journalism falling apart, fake news, the police, and how losing loved ones helped motivate her leaving the Post-Gazette. Subscribe to our...

Duration:00:36:56