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You were created for Greatness

By Rachel Haugabook - Aug 16 2017


We were created and things were simple.  Somewhere somehow you were hurt, but you don’t have to stay that way.  I’m sharing my story, but it’s really our story.

Health & Wellness

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Spirituality and Recovery

By Julie Jeter - Aug 16 2017


For our vacation this summer, my husband, Ross, and I traveled to Albuquerque, New Mexico, and attended a conference on Transformation, presented by the Center for Action and Contemplation. The speakers included Father Richard Rohr, Rev. Angel Kyodo Williams, Mirabai Starr and Ken Wilber.   The conference was enlightening, affirming and intriguing. We will be back…

Audio (Podcast)

Mama Ladders
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How to make your Career Ladder a Mama Ladder

By Sarah Webb - Aug 15 2017


The Mama Ladder International is changing the way we define careers as mothers.  They help mothers define their passions, build a business and create a lifestyle that uniquely fits them and their families.  Co-Founder CrystaLee Beck joins Plaid Radio to share her personal story. Celebrating words and people are Crystalee’s specialities after 13 years of…

Career & Money

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Eliminating Stress-Pass It Down

By Judy Hoberman - Aug 15 2017


This past week I had numerous coaching calls with clients and while some things were going better than they had hoped for there were some things that were causing them to feel overwhelmed and not enjoying what they really loved to do. I listened and asked lots of questions and realized that as much as…

Career & Money

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Finding Yourself in the Chaos

By Christie Mosley-Eckler - Aug 14 2017


In the world of busy-ness and business how do you find your style and not get lost in the many ways our society can distract you from becoming your best self. We live in a culture of addiction to busy schedules and constant motion. How do you find yourself in that chaos? I’m not saying…

Inspiration

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Take a Stand: A Life Depends on It

By Michele Gooch - Aug 14 2017


This summer I’ve read two memoirs — stories that have rocked me at my core. Life histories hard to comprehend, difficult to identify with and yet they happened to women who are like me in many ways. As I closed each book, I was left stunned, searching for words to express the experience I had…

Career & Money

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Jumping Into the Fast Lane: Purchasing a New Car

By Sarah Webb - Aug 11 2017


Purchasing a new car is a big decision and can be exciting as you upgrade your wheels.  While the options for colors and upgrades are limitless, we know for most the total cost of the transaction does have a price.  Deciding to purchase a new car, how much to spend and how to pay for…

Audio (Podcast)

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New Car Purchase: Jumping into the Fast Lane with John Schmoll Jr.

By Sarah Webb - Aug 11 2017


Plaid Radio talks with John on purchasing a new car.  Purchasing a new car is a big decision and can be exciting as you upgrade your wheels.  While the options for colors and upgrades are limitless, we know for most the total cost of the transaction does have a price.  Deciding to purchase a new…

Career & Money

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Key Strategies for Marketing to Different Generations

By Sherri Elliott-Yeary - Aug 10 2017


The most effective way to market your growing business is to customize the marketing strategy to your target customer demographics. Until a few years ago, you would have been right in thinking that differentiated marketing is for the big players with big budgets. However, that is no longer true. The internet has become the great…

Home & Family

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Don’t Tell Me to Let it Go, Show Me How to Surrender

By Kristina Fortune - Aug 10 2017


If you’ve ever struggled with infertility, you’ve undoubtedly had well-intentioned friends and family members tell you to “relax, just let it go, it’ll happen when you stop trying.” If I hear that one more time I might punch a donkey in the face. (Okay, not really, I love donkeys and abhor violence, but still.) I…

Audio (Podcast)

Guardianship
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Understanding Guardianship: When Loved Ones Can’t Take Care of Themselves

By Sarah Webb - Aug 09 2017


Judge Brook Allen joins Plaid Radio to explain the basics of guardianship and how it should be used a as last resort for care. Judge Brooke Allen, Presiding Judge, Probate Court No. 2, Tarrant County, Texas Brooke Ulrickson Allen was appointed by the Tarrant County Commissioners as Judge of Probate Court No. 2 and the…

Home & Family

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His Love was Stronger than Alzheimer’s

By Sarah Webb - Aug 09 2017


Alzheimer’s is a real problem facing real people every day. If you or someone you know has faced it, you understand the emotional toll it takes. When we came across one couple’s journey, it touched us so deeply that we spent two full days capturing their love story to be shared with the world. John…

Home & Family

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10 Things Veteran Parents Did for Me

By Lisa Lambert - Aug 09 2017


My friend Nancy turned to me one day and said, “We are beyond friendship now. We are comrades in arms. We are veterans of the battles we’ve fought in children’s mental health.” I thought a minute and nodded. It was true. There is a special category for a parent of a child with mental health…