A special re-airing of an episode from the first season of So Why Not? all about my husband, Julio Soler. I admire and appreciate so much about him and this episode highlights how when he sets his mind to something, he is so determined to figure it out. I hope you enjoy getting to know more about him. Follow @sowhynot.podcast on Instagram Original episode:… Read More »(ENCORE) EPISODE 53: SO WHY NOT… LEAVE EVERYTHING YOU KNOW BEHIND? (with Julio Soler)
Do you really love where you live? Have you lived in the same place all your life or are you more of a nomad? Do you truly have a place to call home? Or maybe you feel like you don’t quite fit in where you live. Whether you have lived in the same spot for 30 years or have moved every year… Read More »EPISODE 52: SO WHY NOT… LOVE WHERE YOU LIVE?
Have you ever visited a National Park in the United States? Maybe you’ve been to several. Or maybe it’s your goal to visit them all. Nearly 300 million visitors accessed National Parks as of the latest available data from 2021. The National Park Service comprises more than 85 million acres of land within the 50 states, District of Columbia, and US territories. … Read More »EPISODE 51: SO WHY NOT… WORK FOR THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE? (with Anna Blalock)
This week’s episode is an encore of a prior episode that keeps coming to mind. I’ve had this conversation with a few friends lately. They have an idea they’ve been thinking about. But they don’t really know how to get past the planning stages. Or they’re not sure if it’ll really take off. This episode is the nudge you need to get… Read More »(ENCORE) EPISODE 50: SO WHY NOT… PUT YOUR IDEA INTO THE WORLD?
Are you the kind of person that gets so into reading a book that you can’t put it down? Or someone that becomes so hooked on a page-turner that hours go by in a flash? This chat with Lauren of @laurensturningpages is a special treat for all of my fellow bibliophiles. In this episode of So Why Not?, Lauren shares her story of the value that… Read More »EPISODE 49: SO WHY NOT… MAKE READING A PRIORITY? (with Lauren of @laurensturningpages)
If you’re like a majority of American adults today, you may feel like it’s difficult to make friends. We all have competing priorities and often it seems that friendship takes a back seat to other interests. From a detailed survey on friendships from the Survey Center on American Life in 2021, compared to results 30+ years ago in 1990, “Americans report having fewer close… Read More »EPISODE 48: SO WHY NOT… MAKE FRIENDS AS AN ADULT? (with Jenna of @myfriendjenna)
My friend Emily is the mother of Kaleb, who is 7 years old as of this episode’s air date. Kaleb has autism and Emily has so graciously offered to discuss her experience as a mother and caregiver of a child with autism. I admire so much about Emily and am in awe of how fiercely she advocates for her son. I appreciate… Read More »EPISODE 47: SO WHY NOT… LEARN THE INS AND OUTS OF AUTISM? (with Emily Morphis)
How much have you heard about the enneagram? Do you know what the numbers mean? Do you know your type? In this episode, I chatted with Melissa Englebright, a certified enneagram coach, about her journey with the enneagram, from frustration to now helping others benefit from it as well. Follow @melissaenglebright on InstagramListen to 9 Paths to Zion Book recommendations:The Road Back to YouThe… Read More »EPISODE 46: SO WHY NOT… GET TO KNOW THE ENNEAGRAM? (with Melissa Englebright)
Do you know your love language? Or if you’re in a relationship, do you know your partner’s? (P.S. by the way, food is not a love language.) This episode covers some pros and cons of knowing your and/or your partner’s love language as well as some key takeaways to consider. 5 Love Languages Quiz 5 Love Languages Book It Isn’t About Your… Read More »(ENCORE) EPISODE 45: SO WHY NOT… SPEAK EACH OTHER’S LOVE LANGUAGE?
Update for what I have planned for the podcast Season 2: 10 episodes total 2022: lots of traveling and time away from home Constantly feeling like I’m drowning in ideas but can’t ever get ahead enough Want to continue with the podcast Want to show up consistently (word of the year for 2023: Consistency) Make a game plan: Gearing up for the… Read More »EPISODE 44: SO WHY NOT… MAKE A GAME PLAN?