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Commemorating Relationships

7/17/2019
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Megan and her family made a decision about adoption and foster care. Kylie and her husband and still snuggling. Cody is getting a divorce. Thanks to our sponsors: Hug Me by Blume and Paint Your Life. We're going on tour! You can buy tickets for the Nuance Nation Tour on our website. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our Patreon...

Duration:00:23:07

Career Commemorations

7/10/2019
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Olivia got into grad school and received a promotion. Megan is in a period of deconstruction because of unemployment. Chelsea took the vulnerable step of applying internally for a new position. Thanks to our sponsor: Harper Wilde Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our Patreon page.

Duration:00:17:16

Facing Fears

6/26/2019
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Sabrina faced her fears about finding community. Abbie systematically faced her fears of needles for a special reason. Hallie faced her fear when she discovered a secret about her spouse. We're commemorating these women for tackling their fears and moving forward. Thanks to our sponsors: Paint Your Life and Betterhelp. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to...

Duration:00:27:10

School Commemorations

6/19/2019
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Kacie, Leah, and Liz all have school-related commemorations to share. Their kids are moving on to new phases in their education and those moments are well worth commemorating. Thanks to our sponsors: Betterhelp and Policy Genius. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our Patreon page.

Duration:00:20:16

Childhood Struggles, Divorce, and Tattoos

6/12/2019
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Kelly reflects on the path her children each took to college. Whitney is commemorating the end of her marriage. Michaela got her first tattoo. We share all of these commemorations as well as Sarah's idea for a country song. Thanks to our sponsors: Betterhelp and Beauty By Design. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our Patreon page.

Duration:00:27:59

Learning to Swim, Passing Tests, and Coming Out

6/5/2019
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Debbie's oldest son is ready to swim underwater. Jody passed a test she thought she failed. Maria came out as bisexual. We're commemorating all of these things and share our stories of taking the bar exam. Thanks to our sponsors: StoryWorth and Harper Wilde. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our Patreon page.

Duration:00:28:36

Infidelity and Time Off

5/29/2019
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We share a commemoration from Rachel about infidelity which leads us into a conversation about telling the truth in relationships. Then, we share a commemoration from Sarah about choices about time off that evoke self-care...or maybe self-preservation. Thanks to our sponsor, Betterhelp. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our...

Duration:00:19:00

Curly Hair and Church Ladies

5/22/2019
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We share a commemoration from Michelle about learning to love her curly hair and a commemoration from Kathy about how church ladies helped her deal with devastating grief. Thanks to our sponsor, Blume. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our Patreon page.

Duration:00:16:59

Workplace War Zones and Changes

5/15/2019
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We share commemorations from Trixie and Scottie about life challenges stemming from employment challenges. Then, we discuss feedback from Kellian about ritual. Thanks to our sponsors: Green Chef and Beauty By Design. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our Patreon page.

Duration:00:29:28

Commemorating Rachel Held Evans

5/8/2019
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Along with so many of you, we are heartbroken over the loss of Rachel Held Evans. She passed away at 37 over the weekend, leaving behind her husband, two small children, and a legacy of progressive faith that will continue to impact the global church for years to come. We share our grief and thoughts on the importance of commemorating life. In the second half of the episode, we are sharing our interview with her from last fall, in which she discusses her last book, Inspired. This...

Duration:00:49:56

The Value of Ritual

5/1/2019
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We share commemorations from Bethany, who made a big purchasing decision, and Dana, who is reflecting on the messiness of life. Then, we discuss an article in The New York Times by David Brooks which proclaims "There Should Be More Rituals!" We agree! Thanks to our sponsors: Hug Me and Skylight Frame. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content,...

Duration:00:23:32

Teaching Yoga, Leisure, and Dream Jobs

4/24/2019
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We share commemorations from Ashley, who completed her yoga teacher training, and Jessica, who recently quit her "dream job." Their stories lead us to talk about how we view leisure time and how we view work. Can't get enough of Sarah and Beth? Come see us at Florence Christian Church on April 27 for a conversation about how churches can lead and facilitate grace-filled political conversations. Thanks to our sponsor, Skylight Frame. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for...

Duration:00:19:58

We'll Be Back Next Week

4/17/2019
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We've been traveling all over the country promoting our book and doing events. We're having a wonderful time meeting all of you in person, but our schedule is bananas. We're pushing pause on The Nuanced Life this week and we'll be back with regular programming next week. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our Patreon page.

Duration:00:00:28

High-Risk Pregnancy, Birthdays, and Mom Guilt

4/10/2019
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We share commemorations from Katy, who brought her babies into the world under high-risk circumstances, and Christy, who is celebrating a big birthday. Then, we talk about our time on the road and how we deal with the mom guilt that sometimes accompanies that. Can't get enough of Sarah and Beth? Come see us at the Pasta & Politics dinner in Fort Myers, Florida on April 12. Thanks to our sponsors: Harper Wilde and Beauty By Design. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself,...

Duration:00:24:53

New Clothes, Daily Accomplishments, and Baseball

4/3/2019
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We share commemorations from Maggie, who took herself shopping, and Kathy, who is accomplishing an awful lot on a daily basis. Plus, Beth is commemorating the start of baseball season. Can't get enough of Sarah and Beth? Come see us interview Senator Maggie Hassan at South Church in Portsmouth, NH on April 6 or attend the Pasta & Politics dinner in Fort Myers, Florida on April 12. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your...

Duration:00:20:12

Homesteading, Disability Milestones, and Postpartum Health

3/27/2019
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We share commemorations from Faith, who is appreciating the rhythm of life as a homesteader, Amy, whose daughter is moving on from in-school physical therapy, and Mairin, who had her life and mindset changed by a diagnosis of Graves Disease. Thanks to our sponsor: Blinkist and Care/Of. Can't get enough of The Nuanced Life? Listen to our recent interview on the Little Faith podcast or come see us interview Senator Maggie Hassan at South Church in Portsmouth, NH on April 6th at...

Duration:00:21:51

Spring Cleaning and Organizing

3/20/2019
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We share a commemoration from Rebekah about church in response to Sarah's "churchiversary" a few weeks back. Then, we're commemorating spring and all the cleaning out it inspires in us. Thanks to our sponsor, Beauty By Design. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our Patreon page.

Duration:00:20:02

Cancer, Apologies, and Daylight Savings Time

3/13/2019
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We share commemorations from Rachel, who has started attending therapy, and Elizabeth, who has been diagnosed with cancer. Then, we share our disgruntled feelings about Daylight Savings Time. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our Patreon page. Thanks to our sponsors: Care/Of, Zola, and HelloFresh.

Duration:00:27:14

Finding Your Team and the Season of Lent

3/6/2019
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We share a special commemoration from our Managing Director, Alise, and another from listener Heather. Then, we reflect on what the season of Lent means to each of us and how we plan to observe it this year. Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our Patreon page. Thanks to our sponsors: Blinkist and Warby Parker.

Duration:00:24:57

The Value of Friendship and Being A Client

2/26/2019
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We commemoration Kyla and Kate's friendship and recognize the value of having such relationships in your life. Then, Beth talks about the experience of being the client instead of being the service provider. Raising Human Beings Our book is out! You can purchase it now - for yourself, for friends, for your representative, for your senator, for everyone! To support the show and get access to regular bonus content, visit our Patreon page. Thanks to our sponsor, Zola.

Duration:00:20:19