While this is a wrap for season 2 of Authentic Life Radio, this is not the end of the show. There will be a season 3. For details, please listen to this important announcement episode. We encourage you to stay subscribed to this podcast feed.
Stephanie and I started Family From The Heart 10 years ago. In this final episode, we share why we are ending this podcast and announce the upcoming launch of Stephanie's new solo-hosted podcast. Have a listen for all the details.
In this week's episode, Stephanie and I talk about a college visit to Western Kentucky University, Thoughts on the new Justice League movie, and three values that have allowed us to create a home where our kid's friends want to hang out.
In this episode of Family From The Heart, Stephanie and I talk about how we lived the first 11 years of our marriage living with the weight of massive debt. However, we also talk about how we have lived the most recent 11 years of our marriage with the freedom from any debt, except our mortgage.
Congratulations to our friend Maggie who just paid off over $31,000 in consumer debt and achieving the goal of becoming debt-free!
In this episode, Stephanie and I share fifteen life skills we want our children to have as adults.
1. Dream Big Dreams.
2. Maintaining Freedom.
3. The Ability To Say No.
4. Good Work Ethic
5. A Great Relationship With Each Other.
6. Playing Well With Others.
7. Taking Care of Themselves. (Rest, Healthy Eating, Physical Activity)
8. Problem Solving.
9. Basic Tech Knowledge.
10. Communication / Public Speaking.
11. Sales & Marketing.
12. Managing Money. (Cash Budgeting & Saving)
13. Time Management.
14. Asking for help.
15. Positive Thinking.
16. (BONUSE) Reading!
In this episode, Stephanie and I discuss the following:
1. Our thoughts on age.
2. We have a logo for the Free The Dream conference.
3. Stephanie’s weekend trip with Sarah.
4. Going to bed at 9pm each night.
5. Tea – Pumpkin Spice
6. Pumpkin Pie
7. Speech and Debate Team
In this episode, Stephanie and I talk about Meagan applying for college, Matthew's new driving milestone, an amazing high school homecoming experience for the whole family, a local business closing it's doors, thoughts on the tv shows, WestWorld and Outlander, and two questions from our random question generator.
The best part of this episode of Family From The Heart starts at 38.5 minutes, when Stephanie shares why the word “FREE” or “Freedom” means so much to her. So much so, that she had the word tattooed onto her arm.
We opened the episode with some talk about entertainment, including a spoiler free review of the new Kingsman movie and Start Trek Deep Space 9.