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Last night my kids and I watched one of our favorite Christmas movies, The Polar Express.  We love reading the book throughout the season and find it especially cool that it takes place in our town of Grand Rapids.  The kids always forget this detail and then squeal with surprise when they hear the elf […]

Belief, Grief & The Polar Express

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Today I’m back with another “Best of The AMPLIFY Show” interview, and I love that today’s interview is one of our most popular out of more than 60 now; it’s my interview with Anthony Ongaro, author of Break The Twitch.  Anthony’s book and our interview dive into the actual addiction or “twitch” of our devices. […]

Episode 63: Best of The AMPLIFY Show: Break the Twitch And Live a More Intentional Life, With Anthony Ongaro

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I’ve been sharing some of our most downloaded episodes of all time here on The AMPLIFY Show, and this week is my interview with author Kim John Payne.  He’s well known for his best-selling book Simplicity Parenting, which is my favorite parenting book and one I’ve reread multiple times. He has worked with children and […]

Episode 62: Best of The AMPLIFY Show: My Interview With Kim John Payne

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This month, I’m sharing The AMPLIFY Show’s most popular episodes. Today is my interview with author and entrepreneur Courtney Carver. She’s one of the first people I discovered in the simplicity space, and I loved getting a chance to talk with her.  In this interview, she shares her journey from overworked, drowning in debt, and […]

Episode 61: Best of The AMPLIFY Show: My Interview With Courtney Carver

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I’ve been having these crazy thoughts lately.  Crazy probably isn’t the best word for it… but a bit countercultural.  Thoughts about what it means to unplug, to be the master of our days and time, and to truly connect and give our best selves to the people we love.  Maybe you’re feeling this a bit […]

Unplugging, Human Connection & Quitting Social Media

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Today I’m sharing The AMPLIFY Show’s most popular episode of all time, and one the guest said was one of her favorite interviews. It’s my interview with Allie Casazza, author of Declutter Like A Mother and the host of The Purpose Show. In this interview, we chat about how to minimize stress at home when […]

Episode 60: Best of The AMPLIFY Show: My Interview With Allie Casazza

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I’m inviting you to join me for a slower, more peace-filled season with a social media sabbatical- as in, quitting social media for the next month or so.  I logged off my platforms on November 8 and plan to take a two-month digital rest.  In this episode, I’m sharing 10 reasons (technically 11 reasons, I […]

Episode 59: 10 Reasons to Quit Social Media

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I’m so excited to introduce today’s guest, Barbara Rapaport. She’s the author of Reimagined, a memoir recounting her harrowing experience battling and surviving a rare form of cancer. She’s also a successful executive coach and consultant who has worked with Fortune 500 businesses, and she’s a former client of my PR firm, HAPPY PR. Barbara is […]

Episode 58: Personal Agency, Childhood Trauma & Life Reimagined, With Barbara Rapaport

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Today on The AMPLIFY Show, I’m talking with Katie Kimball of Kitchen Stewardship and Kids Cook Real Food. Katie is an online entrepreneur, blogger, and 2x TED X speaker. In this episode, we talk about the importance of teaching kids critical thinking (and how to cook!) and how the pandemic and mandates derailed her TED […]

Episode 57: Critical Thinking, Cooking & Kids With Katie Kimball

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Hi friends! Today I was inspired to quickly record another Biz Pep Talk, but this one is really a biz/life pep talk.  I had a coffee meeting with a client who recently launched a sustainable clothing line and she was telling me about all of the challenges she’s facing with manufacturing issues and product delays.  […]

Episode 56: It Wasn’t Meant To Be Easy! Biz & Life Pep Talk

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