Posts in Everyday Joy
Ep. 57 Making Mistakes & Feeling Stuck

In this episode, we’re talking about making mistakes and feeling stuck -- whether it’s a big project you’re working on, family life or a relationship, your work, or a goal of any kind. We all face resistance and obstacles in these things. Maybe you’ve made mistakes and you think you’re not cut out for this after all. Maybe you get stuck and aren’t sure of your next step. Or maybe you had a big failure and you’re considering quitting…

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Ep. 56 The Power of a Daily Spiritual Practice

Today’s episode is all about the incredible results we’ve had from incorporating a daily spiritual practice. A spiritual practice is all about setting aside a few minutes each day to connect spiritually -- whatever that means to you. It could be meditation, prayer, scripture study, journaling, or any other activity that centers you and sets you up for your day…

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Ep. 55 Planning Your Next Adventure With Emily & Erik Orton

We are excited to have the Ortons back on the podcast today to talk about planning your next adventure. Whether you’re planning a trip, a new creative project, a business, or your next set of goals, Emily & Erik are experts at using planning as a tool but not letting it hold you back from getting started. We chatted about…

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Ep. 52 Having Enough Money

We’re finally talking about MONEY! Money is one of those practical conversation topics that is so hard to talk about since we all think and feel so differently (and so emotionally!) about it. In the first of two episodes about money, we’re talking about why a healthy mindset about money is just as important, if not more, than the practical stuff. We chat about…

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Ep. 50 What The Progress Project is All About

50 episodes! We’re celebrating making it this far by sharing what we’re really all about here at The Progress Project. We always say we love talking about purpose, creativity, and joy, but what does that really mean? What’s our vision for what we’re doing with this show? And who are we actually talking to?

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Ep. 45 Happiness with Kristin's Dad: Jim Hoddenbach

Today’s episode is extra special -- we have an interview with Kristin’s dad! Anyone who knows him knows that Jim Hoddenbach is an extraordinary person. He’s a pilot, expert aircraft mechanic, father of three, grandfather of six, and someone who influences every person he comes across for good. We talked about the elusive concept of…

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Ep. 40 How to Love Difficult Family Members

With the holidays coming up, it seemed like a good time for a little conversation about loving difficult family members because don’t we all deal with this from time to time! It’s just the nature of family life to have some conflict and disagreements, but there’s a lot we can do to minimize the drama and approach it from the perspective of the person we truly want to be…

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