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Ep 36 Squeezing it all in!

8/20/2018
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In this episode, we capitalize on a severe rain storm to record an episode for you! Sometimes when your life is already feeling "maxed out" you have to squeeze even a few more drops out of it!

Duration:00:17:12

Ep 35 Squeezing every last drop out of summer

7/12/2018
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Do you find it hard to juggle things during the summer with your kids? So far this summer, we have found a way to make it all work successfully, where everyone wins! Tune in to find out how!

Duration:00:17:12

Ep 34 How to get out of a foul mood

6/15/2018
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In this episode, we invite you to join us as we process through the steps to overcome a foul mood and get back to a calmer, happier state.

Duration:00:28:31

Ep 33 Teamwork makes the Dream Work!

6/4/2018
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This is one of my favorite episodes. We talk about how helpful it is when both spouses are supportive of the things they are doing, individually and collectively. We hope that you find some ideas and inspiration in this episode!

Duration:00:30:09

Ep 32 Can you maintain a positive outlook with an injury?

5/18/2018
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In this episode, we discuss a recent injury Jay has been dealing with and how he has worked to keep a positive frame of mind. We hope this helps any of you struggling with anything out there!

Duration:00:21:58

Ep 31 The rites of spring

5/9/2018
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In this episode, we talk about welcoming spring and what the looks like in our home and in our lives. Erin relates the cycle of the seasons to the phases of the moon and the times of the day. We hope you enjoy!

Duration:00:20:45

Ep 30 Introducing our Kids to our Passions: Yay or Nay?

4/30/2018
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In this episode, we talk about introducing our kids to our passions and whether that is a good idea and if so, how to go about it. We hope we give you some good food for thought in this episode, and we share what we think is the deepest goal for parents.

Duration:00:32:46

Ep 29 The Value of Building Your Tribe

4/18/2018
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In this episode, we talk about how important it is to build your tribe in whatever it is you do. It is valuable to find like-minded people doing similar work in the world. This gives you people to collaborate with and bounce ideas off of. It is helpful to organize gatherings with people in your space. We talk about all of this and more in this episode!

Duration:00:23:18

Ep 28 On the Road Again...

4/5/2018
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Due to a "maximum life" the past few weeks, we recorded this episode while we were on the road again. Finding time to fit things in when your life is full can be challenging, but it is vitally important to make sure you make time for the things and people who really matter to you.

Duration:00:10:22

Ep 27 Happy birthday in Heaven, Sydney

3/8/2018
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In today's episode, recorded on Sydney's actual 17th birthday, we look back over our lives since she was born and the impact that she made on each of us. We were not incredibly emotional during this episode, but a fair warning that you may want to listen with a tissue, because we can't promise you won't be....

Duration:00:40:51

Ep 26 Get up and MOVE!

2/26/2018
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In this episode, we talk about the value of moving our bodies and caring for ourselves. The more full your life gets, the easier it is to let fitness go out the window. But that is the last thing we should be doing. We talk about how to get back on track and take care of our bodies - the only vehicle we will ever truly have!

Duration:00:21:12

Ep 25 How a Broken Hot Water Heater Brought us Gratitude

2/17/2018
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In today's episode, we talk about our broken hot water heater and how we used it to bring huge amounts of gratitude into our lives and how you can too!

Duration:00:27:29

Ep 24 Reminiscing about the Superbowl

2/7/2018
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We had so much fun recording this episode after celebrating our Eagles' Super Bowl win this past weekend. We talk a little about aspects of the game, interesting stories that led the players and the team to get to where they are and really inspiring stories that we have heard this week. We hope you have as much fun listening to it as we had recording it!

Duration:00:47:39

Ep 23 Snow days - Love 'Em or Hate 'Em?

1/31/2018
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In this episode, we talk about snow days and how to manage them successfully when you have kiddos. I also share one of my words for 2018 - FUN - and why I chose it!

Duration:00:13:35

Ep 22 Maximize by Minimizing!

1/22/2018
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In this episode, we talked about the power of decluttering to help clear out your physical and mental space to achieve your goals and dreams. Join us!

Duration:00:26:51

Ep 21 A New Year, A New Plan!

1/8/2018
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The new year is a great time to re-evaluate where you are and where you are going. This year, we decided to try a different approach to staying committed to our goals and we wanted to share it with you here!

Duration:00:31:45

Ep 20 Holidays and Triggers

12/12/2017
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This 20th show is a milestone for us. We are so excited to have created 20 episodes already! In this episode, we talk about the upcoming holidays and being triggered and how they both tie together. To continue the holiday traditions or not? THAT is the question... or is it? Listen to find out!

Duration:00:24:31

Ep 19 Leveling Up!

12/4/2017
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In this episode, we talk about how the cyclical nature of being a creative person. There are times when we are called to create and produce, and there are times when we are called to learn and grow so that we can create and produce even better work in the future. And this concept can apply to many areas of life.

Duration:00:24:11

Ep 18 A Time of Giving Thanks

11/28/2017
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In this episode, we talk about the things we are thankful for, in our lives as well as in our "podcast" world.

Duration:00:21:28

Ep 17 The problem with youth sports part 2

10/27/2017
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In this episode, we come back to finish talking about a particularly aggressive soccer game that our son was involved in recently. Jay wanted to ponder what might be going on in the minds of the coaches, players and parents on both teams, so join us as we take this little journey into their minds....

Duration:00:50:30