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{Real Life. Real Faith. Real Quick.} Listen to five minute encouraging monologues with host Audra Haney as well as guest interviews under 30 minutes. Audra's passion is to help moms claim truth, gain confidence, and walk in freedom--all before the kids wake up from nap time. For show notes, to book Audra as a speaker, or sign up for free Monday Mom Devotionals, visit AudraHaney.com.
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Welcome to "The Touched Out Podcast," where your host, Carter, explores the journey of parenthood from expecting parent to veteran parent. Each episode features a new guest who shares their experiences, struggles, and victories as they navigate the ups and downs of parenting. The podcast is an open and judgement-free space where I have honest conversations about the challenges of being a parent. I believe that parenthood is a journey that never truly ends, and that mental health is a vital a ...
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Parenthood is challenging enough as it is, and getting organized sounds easier said than done. Now, combine these 2 together and it’s truly a balancing act that many of us struggle with day in day out. If you’re here, it ’s because you want to know how to get your life and home more organized and structured where the kids are involved too - so that parent-life can be a little easier and focused on what truly matters. The Parenting Guide: Organizing Habits Made Easy was created because parent ...
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Ever wondered how a commercial photographer from Vancouver Island could overcome immense health challenges and transform her life through powerlifting? Join us as Ali shares her journey of losing over 140 pounds and embracing a low-carb diet, all while parenting two brilliant daughters. In this episode, Ali opens up about her struggles, her triumph…
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What happens when you hit rock bottom but decide to rebuild your life with authenticity and strength? Join us as we sit down with Nicole, the resilient host of the "Your Say Podcast," who opens up about her incredible journey from corporate stress to artistic fulfillment and mental health advocacy. Nicole shares her pivotal moment of coming out as …
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Have you ever wondered how a personal struggle can spark a movement for change? Join us as we sit down with Sean, the founder of the Shaka Project, who took his own experiences with mental health and turned them into a mission to support men everywhere. From his journey as a gym owner in Ballarat and Bendigo to establishing a charity that uses conv…
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In this episode of 'Parenting Guide Organizing Habits Made Easy,' Dianne shares personal insights and stories to illustrate the importance of involving children in home responsibilities. The discussion reveals how teaching kids organizational skills and responsibilities not only eases the parental load but also prepares them for future self-suffici…
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Navigating the transformative landscape of fatherhood, Mike from Massachusetts joins us to unfurl the tapestry of his journey as a new dad. His candid reflections from the frontlines of parenting offer a profound glimpse into the complexities of becoming a father - from the trials of a tough pregnancy and the seismic shift in life priorities, to th…
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In this episode, I interview Kathy Bowers, an experienced parenting and life coach with over 20 years of expertise in social care and children's services. Bowers shares her journey from being a nursery nurse to becoming a family support worker, then transitioning to a performance coach, and finally founding her life coaching practice. The discussio…
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When Aaron from Saskatchewan courageously stepped forward to share her story, we didn't realize just how much strength and hope would emanate from her words. Battling breast cancer while embracing the joys of new motherhood, her narrative unfolds in an episode that interweaves the raw realities of fertility issues, the complexities of treatment dur…
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When life hands you lemons, you've got to be like Tarrine – single mom, technical recruiter by day, and OnlyFans content creator by night – who not only makes lemonade but also runs a lemonade stand. Our latest episode is a heartfelt journey with Tarrine , a woman who's battled domestic violence and the complexities of sex work while raising her yo…
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In this conversation, Daniel Van Nice opens up about his mental health struggles, including a recent rough patch with sleep issues. He reflects on his neurodivergent sixth sense and his realization of being on the autism spectrum. Daniel shares his experiences of being homeschooled and the challenges he faced when transitioning to public school. He…
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In this episode of the Parenting Guide Organizing Habits Made Easy Podcast, Dianne Jimenez shares her personal journey of adjusting to life after her mother moves in with her family due to a flooding incident at her mother's condo. Recording from her car while waiting for her kids, Dianne offers insights into the challenges and solutions that helpe…
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In this conversation, Christy shares her experiences as a mother of eight children, including a child with Down syndrome. She discusses the challenges and joys of raising a child with special needs, the importance of self-care and mental health, and the support she has received from the community. Christy also shares funny and memorable moments wit…
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In today's podcast we explore the challenges faced by parents in keeping their homes clean when they have kids. I discuss various strategies and tips for handling the mess made by kids. From dealing with spills and stains to organizing toys and maintaining cleanliness, the episode provides practical advice and insights to help parents maintain a cl…
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In this episode, Dianne discusses with guest speakers Ron Swan and Debbie St-Martin from Centre Famille, Home to the SNAP Program, about overcoming parenting challenges, managing the behavior of children, effectively communicating within a family, and establishing organization and structure at home. They explore the importance of empathy and unders…
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In this conversation, Tarra shares her experiences of motherhood, including her pregnancies and births, struggles with postnatal depression, and her journey with trauma and mental health. She discusses the challenges she faced and the support she received, highlighting the importance of seeking help and finding effective treatment. Tarra's story em…
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The episode covers topics like being on autopilot, doing too much all the time, and having a lot of unfinished projects. I also emphasize the importance of slowing down, delegating tasks, and specific instructions for family members. The episode concludes with a call to action to download a cheat sheet on getting kids to help and tidy up at home. X…
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Are your kids too busy to help around the house? Welcome to another episode of Parenting Guide: Organizing Habits Made Easy podcast! In this episode, I discuss the challenges parents face when their kids are too busy to help out. I also explore the reasons behind this issue and provide practical solutions for parents. In this podcast, I dive deep i…
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This conversation explores the journey of Michael, a father who experienced the loss of an angel baby before conceiving his daughter, Maisie. Michael shares his experience of coping with grief, seeking professional help for mental health, and the challenges of parenting after loss. He emphasizes the importance of embracing vulnerability, self-love,…
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In this special 50th episode, I discuss an effective approach to goal setting for the new year, 2024. This episode is inspired by a social media post focusing on setting specific, achievable goals based around a single, manageable action or habit. I also share my personal goals and the practical steps I plan to take to achieve them. The strategies …
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In this episode, I talk about enjoying the holiday season in a unique and fun way, focusing on activities we don't usually do. I share a list of five fun activities that don’t always involve the kids. The episode also touches on finding balance in busy schedules and remembering to appreciate the small joys amidst the chaos of the holiday season. Ho…
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Today, we're delving into the challenges that resonate with every parent in the trenches – the holiday hustle, strikes, and the constant threat of illness. 🌟 Exploring Current Challenges with Compassion Beyond the decorations and festivities, we're acknowledging the stress many of us are struggling with. From navigating the complexities of holidays…
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In this episode I give you my 3 strategies I use when teaching my kids (and any kid when I'm in the position of teaching :) ) the importance of teamwork in handling household responsibilities. These are my main go-to strategies as they are effective for instilling the values of teamwork in children. Hope you enjoy this episode and get 1-2 takeaways…
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In this episode, I provides 4 essential steps to make laundry day easier and more efficient; thus helping you to tackle the overwhelm of this never ending task. Hope you enjoy this episode! XO - Dianne 𝙋.𝙎. 𝘞𝘩𝘦𝘯 𝘪𝘵 𝘤𝘰𝘮𝘦𝘴 𝘵𝘰 𝘨𝘦𝘵𝘵𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘰𝘳𝘨𝘢𝘯𝘪𝘻𝘦𝘥 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘨𝘦𝘵𝘵𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘬𝘪𝘥𝘴 𝘪𝘯𝘷𝘰𝘭𝘷𝘦𝘥, 𝘸𝘩𝘦𝘳𝘦 𝘥𝘰 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘴𝘵𝘳𝘶𝘨𝘨𝘭𝘦 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘮𝘰𝘴𝘵? Send me your answer by DM on Instagram or on …
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Welcome to another episode of The Touched Out Podcast. I'm your host, Carter, and today, we have an incredibly funny, kind and wise guest, Sam Miller, with us. In this episode, we'll delve into Sam's journey from addiction to recovery and an up and coming thriving career in stand-up comedy. Sam, from Spokane, Washington, shares his incredible story…
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Listen to the third and final episode of a series where I interview my kids. Hear their perspective and thoughts when it comes to their involvement in maintaining the house, find out when they're more resistant to doing chores, what this all means for them in the future, and so much more! In this episode, it's my oldest kid's turn on the mic. Find …
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Welcome to another episode of The Touched Out podcast. Today we are joined by Ali. In this episode, we'll explore the challenges and triumphs of motherhood, focusing on finding balance and overcoming postpartum depression. Our guest today, Ali, is short for Alexandra. She's a mother to two children, Claudia, who's 3, and Georgina, who's 1. Ali is m…
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In this episode I talk about tips and strategies to help you stay healthy during the cold season. These are strategies that we practice at home, what my friends do, as well as a pretty cool way of looking at how we wash our hands. Are we actually doing it thoroughly? Hope you enjoy this quick episode my friend! More to come each week - XO - Dianne …
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Welcome to episode of The Touched Out Podcast. Today we unravel the delicate balance of gentle parenting and setting boundaries. Today’s guest is Mark, a clinical psychotherapist and trauma specialist hailing from Montreal, Canada. Delving into his upbringing, we uncover how his experiences shaped his approach to parenting. Mark began his career by…
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In this episode I talk about this crazy period in the parenthood journey and that's Back To School. Back to school isn't just a one day event. This is actually the starting off point of when things start to change dramatically for everyone, not just the kids. As our schedules fill up, things need to be taken care of on top of all the things LIFE is…
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Welcome to another powerful episode of The Touched Out podcast. I'm your host, Carter, and today we have an inspiring guest, Les, who will bravely share her journey through narcissistic abuse and postpartum depression/psychosis. Les, a remarkable individual from Spokane, Washington, has experienced immense challenges throughout her life. Placed int…
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Welcome to another episode of The Touched Out podcast. I'm your host, Carter, and today we explore the clashing dynamics of ADHD and Autism in society. Meet Jo, The mother of Kai and Kobe. Kai is a brilliant young mind who founded Kaiko at just 11 years old in 2017. Kaiko was established to create age-appropriate sensory solutions and fidget toys. …
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This is the second episode of a series of 3 where I have an honest conversation with my 9 year-old about : helping around the house what they'd do (better) if they were the parents, and what's it like being kid the 3rd kid Chore charts And so much more! AS parents it's important for us to maintain expectations and responsibilities within the househ…
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My new children's book He Is There with Tyndale Kids is COMING SOON! (Oct. 3rd) Today, my fiesty 6 and 9 year old bring ALL their hard hitting question and unflitered opinions. And, maybe even a few yawns during my interview and book reading? LOL. As your kids prepare to get their books in the mail, this interview is for exlusively for THEM and wha…
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The Touched Out Podcast is back with a second season. Premiering on 4th October 2023. Mark your calendars! Support the Show. Thanks for listening to The Touched Out podcast! I hope you enjoyed this episode. If you have any comments or suggestions, please send me an email at touchedoutpodcast@gmail.com. You can also follow me on Instagram at www.ins…
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In special episode I ask my daughter a few questions about chores from having to do them to their importance in her life; To what she doesn't like doing and prefers; To discovering what she finds challenging and annoying to learning about her solutions when things don't have homes, plus so much more. This episode may confirm what your kids are alre…
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In the season finale of the touched out podcast Carter chats to his wife, George. Join us as we discuss George's early life detailing parental separation, institutionalization at 14, and a non-fatal attempt at suicide. George's raw honesty pierces through the veil of silence that often shrouds mental health issues. From reactive depression to PTSD,…
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Our beautiful co-host Renee Swope shares about navigating her lastest season and the challenges of losing family members, caring for aging parents, battling breast cancer- all in the midst of massive home renovations. Renee draws our heart back to the hope and guidance found in God's Word and Psalm 25. Renee reminds us that God is bigger than the e…
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In this episode Carter speaks to "Mark" who wished to remain anonymous. Mark is an Indigenous Australian as well as a dedicated father and corrections officer. We explore the delicate balance of self-care amidst the demands of family life and a challenging career. Mark shares his unique approach of mentally switching off from his job by putting on …
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In todays episode, Carter chats with Brett and Stephen, a loving couple from New York. Stephen, a Ballet Dancer and Brett, a Broadway actor discuss their emotional journey of miscarriage, the pursuit of finding a surrogate, and the joyous birth of their son, Maverick. Brett and Stephen share their experiences of growing up as gay individuals in con…
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Do you often say: ‘Oh, I’ll just do it myself, it’s easier' or 'It’ll get done properly if I do it’ when it comes to maintaining your home? You're not alone. Let's face it, the way they do things isn't the same way we do them nor the way we taught them how to do it. It can cause frustrations sometimes and the temptation to just redo the whole thing…
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On this episode of the Touched Out Podcast episode Fiona and I discuss various aspects of parenting, shedding light on the impact of emotional burnout and the significance of self-care not just for the individual but also for everyone around them. Fiona opens up about her personal journey, sharing her diagnoses of OSDD, complex PTSD, and disordered…
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This episode is very different from anything I’ve released before because I’m taking you behind the scenes of what’s been going for me as a mom of kids in different schools, a wife partnering up with her husband for a special project we hope will help MANY families out there, being a CEO of our home, and the impact this all has on entrepreneur life…
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