These are strange, strange times we’re experiencing while dealing with the effects of Covid-19. So why not record conversations about it? This week we officially learned we have 6 more weeks of a stay-at-home order. My friends, Monica Murphy, Jacinta Van Hecke and I share our responses to this and update one another on projects … Continue reading Quarantine Sanity Check: Ep #2.
I can’t think of anything that takes more grit than a global pandemic. So I grabbed some friends to talk to about it. We chatted our fears, our routines, what’s keeping us sane, and what’s plain weird—and it’s all on the podcast tonight! More to come on how we’re doing with our challenges and all … Continue reading Quarantine Sanity Check: Ep #1
So happy to feature my friend, Danielle Noth, on the podcast this week! D and I had a short and sweet conversation about what it’s been like for her to live with Williams Syndrome. Honestly, I didn’t fully realize the impression this one’s made onme until we sat down and had this conversation. We talk … Continue reading Interview #4: Williams Syndrome.
Such a big fan of my featured guest on the podcast today. She’s a wildly creative, insanely deep and articulate soul whose presence is so refreshing. Jacinta and I had a lovely conversation about a fairly unique form of heartbreak she experienced in the form of the loss of a codependent friendship. Although fairly catastrophic … Continue reading Interview #3: I Have to Love You Differently.
Featuring Matt Endres and Katie Boehm. It’s a fun one! Apple link below👇🏼 although available in most places under “I Choose Grit”. (side note: NOT a couples podcast, just a fan of including love stories if possible😉) https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/i-choose-grit/id1486575533?i=1000463321703 Proposal re-enactment That one time I was sure I wouldn’t have friends while finishing college (spot the … Continue reading Interview #2: I look different than everybody else…and could care less about it.
Technical difficulties have slightly delayed interview #2, SO: quick minisode below on my thoughts on some responses to the podcast thus far. THANK YOU so much to all that have been tuning in. (Apple link below but available most places under “I Choose Grit”). Also, this may or may not have been recorded from my … Continue reading Minisode #2. Courage. How?
Hello world! See the link below to listen to my first official podcast interview with my younger sis and bro-in law. Find I Choose Grit on social to learn more, because honestly, I’m way too tired to write another post about it. But I will say I’m a big, big fan of their story as … Continue reading Podcast Interview #1: When dating gets gritty.
Christmas for me in a nutshell: Jesus, puzzles, Little Women, burning cookies, fixing my broken car, basketball, catching up with friends from home, and.......PODCAST. What a blessed week celebrating a God that is born into the unexpected the same time I launched this brand new thing I'm doing lately. This has been on my heart … Continue reading Christmas….and PODCAST!
The holidays. They just have a way of bringing to light all of our suffering, don’t they? Something about all my siblings being in one place while eating and drinking food I knew too much of would put me in the hospital while discussing the way their lives and families have grown and changed left … Continue reading Oh the holidays.
A brief reflection on injustice following the mass shootings in Ohio and Texas over the weekend (8/2-8/4): It’s often easy to forget the broken state of our world today. When suffering and painful situations arise we often either 1) look the other way or 2) try to put a positive spin on it. But weekends … Continue reading When our entire country is suffering.