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FRIEND FRIDAY – The Power of Storytelling to Change Your Life – How Telling Her Story Changed the Life of a Grieving Mother

7/20/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark and it’s Friend Friday. Today I’m excited to introduce you to Melissa Wootan, who is one of most prolific writers, with more than 21 stories in Chicken Soup for the Soul books. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:16:46

A Surefire Way to Make Yourself See Your Life More Positively

7/18/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with a couple of stories about an easy way that you can dramatically change your life—by using the power of gratitude. This has been a big topic for us ever since we published Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Power of Gratitude, which I coauthored with Deborah Norville. We made the book because gratitude is a topic that our contributors have always written about and because it’s one of the essentials that you need for a happy life. If you’re not actively noting the...

Duration:00:12:04

Open Up Your Future by Using the Power of Forgiveness

7/16/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with a little Chicken Soup for the Soul inspiration for you and some great advice about how you can use the power of forgiveness to open up your future. I’m going to share a couple of very powerful stories that will make you rethink those resentments you’re holding onto. I think today’s podcast could be life changing for you, and I don’t say that lightly. I say it because I’ve seen the power of forgiveness to change everything for so many of our writers. Learn more...

Duration:00:10:50

FRIEND FRIDAY – Calm Down and Get Centered with a Quick Introduction to Yoga

7/13/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark and it’s Friend Friday. Today I’m excited to introduce you to Julie Hornok, who had been published in five Chicken Soup for the Soul books. Julie and I are going to talk about two main topics today: 1) her Chicken Soup for the Soul stories, and particularly her experience with raising a child on the autism spectrum, and then 2) a quick introduction to how we can use yoga to find our inner calm. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:24:45

The Miracle of Love – Men Who Help Their Mates Through the Tough Times

7/11/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with some instant inspiration for you from Chicken Soup for the Soul. Today we’re going to talk about women who fell in love, and stayed in love, with men who helped them through tough times. I’m going to share two stories from our latest book, Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Miracle of Love, which has so much variety! It’s been really fun sharing all these love stories with you over the past month, and this is the last time for a while, as we’re going to move on to...

Duration:00:09:27

Keeping Love Fresh as the Years Go On – A Couple of Great Ideas

7/9/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with some instant inspiration from Chicken Soup for the Soul. Today I’m going to share a couple of stories with you from our latest book—Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Miracle of Love—and we’re going to talk about an important topic—how to keep that love fresh as the years go on. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:58

FRIEND FRIDAY – Ultra Marathoner Dean Karnazes Ran 50 Marathons in 50 Days in 50 States – What’s Next?

7/6/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with your daily dose of Chicken Soup for the Soul inspiration. It’s Friend Friday, which means we get to talk to someone very special from the Chicken Soup for the Soul family. Today it’s Dean Karnazes, who coauthored Chicken Soup for the Soul: Runners with me, and also has a story in our new book Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Spirit of America. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:16:34

Remembering Our Unity after 9/11

7/4/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with your daily dose of Chicken Soup for the Soul inspiration. In honor of the Fourth of July, I thought we'd revisit an episode that originally posted on the the 15th anniversary of 9/11. This episode is a focused of the goodness in people, as I remember traveling to San Francisco a couple of months later after the attacks and having my cabdriver refuse my fare when he heard I was from a suburb of New York City. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:09:37

Get into the Spirit of America with the Red, White and Blue for Flag Day

7/2/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with your daily dose of Chicken Soup for the Soul inspiration. We're celebrating the Fourth of July this week, so I thought we'd revisit a couple of stories from Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Spirit of America. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:55

FRIEND FRIDAY – Jaymin Patel Makes a Living Inspiring People But Our Favorite Thing about Him Is His Bollywood Love Story

6/29/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark and it’s Friend Friday on the Chicken Soup for the Soul podcast. Today I’m going to introduce you to Jaymin Patel, who is a well-known motivational speaker who also wrote his own Bollywood love story for us, about how he defied his parents’ expectations that he would marry a nice Indian girl from their old neighborhood, and instead married the American girl he fell in love with. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:19:41

A Couple of Patriotic, Moving Stories that Will Get You Ready for the Fourth of July

6/27/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with a couple of stories to get you in the holiday spirit for the Fourth of July next week. These are two patriotic, emotional stories that both make me tear up. They are a great reminder of the true spirit of America and the fact that we all love our country. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:20

When “Just Friends” Become More – Finding Your Soul Mate Right in Front of You

6/25/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with some instant inspiration for you from Chicken Soup for the Soul. Today I want to talk about love and hope and the fact that we are amazed by how many stories we get from people who discovered that the person who was “just a friend” was really their soul mate. I’m going to share two stories from our new book, Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Miracle of Love, that might open your own eyes or be worth passing on to someone who just isn’t seeing what is right in front...

Duration:00:05:41

FRIEND FRIDAY – Kelly Sullivan Walden Tells Us How Our Dreams Can Set Us on the Path to Finding Our Soul Mates

6/22/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark and it’s Friend Friday. Today I’m excited to welcome back Kelly Sullivan Walden, who has made two books with us – the first was Chicken Soup for the Soul: Dreams and Premonitions in 2015, and the second was Chicken Soup for the Soul: Dreams and the Unexplainable, which we published last year. Kelly has also written plenty of stories for us, not just in the dreams books but on other topics as well. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:19:31

How to Get Yourself Out There Running or Walking – Two Mind Tricks that Work

6/20/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark and today I want to share a couple of stories that may help you get your mind into getting back outdoors to get some exercise. It is summer after all, and there’s nothing like exercising outdoors – being able to move so freely versus working out in a gym or inside your home where it just feels different. I remember after I had back surgery, even though it was November, my doctor told me to start walking outdoors because it was better for my body to move freely outside...

Duration:00:10:38

Finding Love Through Spontaneity – Sometimes Taking a Risk Is the Path to Your Soul Mate

6/18/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with some instant inspiration from Chicken Soup for the Soul. Today I’m going to share a couple of stories with you from our new book—Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Miracle of Love. You know we always talk about stepping outside your comfort zone, being spontaneous, and saying yes to new things, because it broadens your life and makes you happier, and that certainly holds true for finding love as well. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:18

FRIEND FRIDAY – How Dress for Success Works with Women All Over the World to Help Them Become Empowered

6/15/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark and it’s Friend Friday. Today I’m excited to introduce you to Joi Gordon, who is the CEO of Dress for Success Worldwide. Dress for Success is a wonderful nonprofit that helps women to support themselves and their families, and that’s why we are supporting them with royalties from Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Empowered Woman. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:18:24

Love at First Sight – It Really Does Happen

6/13/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with a couple of my new favorite stories from Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Miracle of Love. So Love at First Sight is one of those movie or summer reading topics that we all enjoy, but does it really happen? Well, we have so many stories about love at first sight in our new book that we made a whole chapter for them, and I’m going to share a couple of them with you today. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:58

The Quiet Way Dads Show Their Love

6/11/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with a little Chicken Soup for the Soul inspiration for you during this Father’s Day week. With Father’s Day approaching, many of us are thinking about how we can show our dads we appreciate them, and we may also be thinking about the way they show us that they love us, which can be a little understated at times. Sometimes dads show they care in a more quiet way, not by saying “I love you” out loud. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:34

FRIEND FRIDAY – Fatherhood, Love and Destiny – A Filmmaker's Vision Becomes Reality in This Captivating Film for Father's Day

6/8/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark and it’s Friend Friday. Today I’m excited to introduce you to Tim Rouhana, a writer and director whose latest film is premiering in theaters across the country next Wednesday, June 13th, as the first in a series of Chicken Soup for the Soul special film events. Tim also happens to be the oldest of our four children, so this is a special event for the whole family. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:19:42

Love and Destiny – Meeting Mr. Right Again and Again and Again

6/6/2018
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Hey, it’s Amy Newmark and today I’m going to share two of my favorite stories from our new book, Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Miracle of Love. I’m amazed by how many stories we get from people who kept crossing paths with their future soul mates, over and over again, sometimes for decades, before finally meeting for real. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:24