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Season 6

Jan. 24, 2023

Joint Podcast Conversation with Adam Carbary of Embrace & Expand

This was a first for me. I had a blast just shooting the sh*t with Adam Carbary of Embrace & Expand. Adam and I decided to not interview each other on our separate podcasts, but rather just plug in the …

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Oct. 14, 2022

Feel Good Friday! The Sower, a Buddha Story

In this episode, Steve shares an old tale called "The Sower." In life, whatever you plough and sow in your mind, you will receive. "Faith is the seed I sow: good works are the rain that fertilizes it; wisdom and …

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Oct. 11, 2022

Dr. Maya Shankar: Cognitive Scientist and Host of A Slight Change of …

I am back with a brand new episode featuring a fascinating interview with cognitive scientist and host of A Slight Change of Plans, Dr. Maya Shankar. I loved this conversation, as we started the talk about Maya’s being accep...

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Sept. 20, 2022

Relationship Coach & Teacher Jillian Turecki on Revolutionizing Our R…

In this episode, Relationship Coach and Teacher, Jillian Turecki and I talk all things relationships. We start off with Jillian sharing a little about her childhood and what led up to her finding her passion in the world of ...

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Sept. 16, 2022

Feel Good Friday! The Story of Folk Legend Pete Seeger and His Fans, …

For this week’s story, we go back to the music industry to tell a story about folk legend Pete Seeger, as told by the late Scott Alarik in his folk music novel, Revival. Seeger was invited to perform in Barcelona, …

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Sept. 13, 2022

Steven Jaggers: Founder of Somatic Breathwork

What an amazing conversation I had with Steven Jaggers of Somatic Breathwork! Whether you are just now hearing about Somatic Breathwork, or you’re a seasoned veteran, this episode is for you! Steven Jaggers, the founder of So...

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Sept. 9, 2022

Feel Good Friday! The Story of Ben Norris' Gift of a Kidney

Would you donate one of your kidneys to a complete stranger? In fact, a stranger that you've never met and may never meet? Well that's exactly what 21 year-old Ben Norris did. Listen to this short, inspiring 15 minute episo...

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Sept. 6, 2022

Lisa Barnett: #1 Bestselling Author of "The Infinite Wisdom of the Ak…

Are you familiar with Akashic Records? Wikipedia denies them as “a compendium of all universal events, thoughts, words, emotions and intent ever to have occurred in the past, present, or future in terms of all entities and l...

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Sept. 2, 2022

Feel Good Friday! The Story Behind the Spin Doctors' "Little Miss Can…

In 1992, New York City based rock 'n' roll band The Spin Doctors released their hit song "Little Miss Can't Be Wrong" from their 1991 album Pocket Full of Kryptonite, which hit #17 on the pop charts. Virtually everyone at …

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Aug. 30, 2022

Solo Episode: 8 Signs your Friend or Partner May be Toxic and Why You…

In this episode, I share my recent experience with having to remove a toxic person from my life. But more importantly, I chat about how we can have people in our lives that are toxic, and not even realize it. …

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Aug. 26, 2022

Feel Good Friday! Five Minutes from Seeing the World: Restoring Sight…

In this episode, Steve tells the story of Himalayan Cataract Project. The vast majority of blindness in the world is unnecessary—caused by cataracts, actually, and curable with a five-minute surgery. High costs kept the surg...

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Aug. 23, 2022

Jennifer Van Wyck: Choosing Love Over Fear

In this week's episode, I had the pleasure of chatting with humanitarian and best-selling author Jennifer Van Wyck about choosing love over fear. Other topics covered were: * What is a highly sensitive empath? (HSE) and how ...

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Aug. 19, 2022

Feel Good Friday! A Pho Keene Great Story!

For this week’s story, we go to Keene, New Hampshire, a small college town, where in 2019 a Vietnamese restaurant with a very creative, and turns out controversial name, was opening up. If you are familiar with Vietnamese fo...

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Aug. 16, 2022

Quentin Decamp: Relationship Coach, Therapist & Healing Teacher

This week's guest is Relationship Coach, Therapist & Healing Teacher, Quentin Decamp. In this conversation, we chatted about childhood trauma, commitment fears, wounded inner child work, anxious partners, avoidant partners, t...

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Aug. 12, 2022

Feel Good Friday! The Food Doula: The Story of Qwantese Winters

This week's Feel Good Friday Episode comes courtesy of LoveWI.com, where I found this inspiring story of Qwantese Winters, "The Food Doula." Qwantese, who is black, discovered that so many women of color were dying from preg...

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Aug. 9, 2022

Best-Selling Author, Barry Nicolaou: 3 Areas that Stop Happiness in i…

In this week's episode, I sit down again with Australian Best-Selling Author, Barry Nicolaou, and boy did we cover a lot! Topics included: * 3 Areas that stop happiness in its tracks * 3 Strategies to dispel fear for good …

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Aug. 5, 2022

Feel Good Friday! Thich Nhat Hanh's Story of When Truth Comes Knockin…

For this week’s story, I look to none other than the legendary Zen Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh. About 6 months ago, I was visiting wine country in the Central Coast of California and popped into a really cool little …

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Aug. 2, 2022

Randall Wallace: Award-Winning Writer, Editor, and Pop Critic on the …

In this episode, Steve sits down with former LA Times Music Veteran Randall Roberts to chat about the power of music in our lives, why we should be carving out time to listen to music, and they even swap some …

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July 29, 2022

Feel Good Friday! The "Mind the Gap" Love Story

In this weeks, episode, Steve tells the story of Dr. Margaret McCollum, who would go to the Tube Station in London, sit on a bench, and wait for the subway doors to open, so that she could hear the sound …

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July 26, 2022

Solo Episode: 100th Celebration - What A Brush with Death, Affairs, D…

In this week's episode, Steve reflects on the first 100 episodes and does a deep dive into what events in his life lead to the launch of Better Place Project. Topics Covered: * Podcast launch with Steve's daughter Erin * …

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July 22, 2022

Feel Good Friday! The Thing I Value Most

In this short, 6-minute episode, Steve tells the story of a young boy named Jack Bennett who befriended the man next store, Mr. Belser. Years later, after Jack had grown up and moved away, he receives a phone call from …

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July 19, 2022

Omar Brownson: Rewiring your Brain with Fearless Gratitude

Did you know that a gratitude practice can actually rewire your brain, helping you to live a happier, more purposeful life? Do you know the difference between gratitude and fearless gratitude, and why the latter is so much m...

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July 15, 2022

Feel Good Friday! Positivity - 3 Scientifically Proven Ways to be Hap…

In this episode, I showcase an article written by my friend Brad Aronson called Positivity — 3 Scientifically Proven Ways to be Happier. Brad writes: “Until recently, I had no idea that you could fairly easily teach your brai...

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July 12, 2022

Dr. Shad Helmstetter: The Power of Neuroplasticity and Positive Self-…

This is an encore presentation of one of our most popular episodes of 2021. I wanted to bring this episode back because the teachings of Dr. Helmstetter, one of, if not THE leading experts around the world in Nueroplasticit...

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July 8, 2022

Feel Good Friday! The Inspiring Real-Life Story of Colonel Sanders

This week’s story is about Harland David Sanders, or as most of us know him as, Colonel Sanders, the face of Kentucky Fried Chicken, or now known as KFC. What most people don't know though is what an interesting life, …

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July 5, 2022

Fritzi Horstman: Founder of Compassion Prison Project and Creator of …

In this episode, I sit down with Grammy award winning producer, filmmaker and activist, Fritzi Horstman in a compelling conversation discussing her very powerful documentary "Step Inside the Circle." We discuss trauma, parti...

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July 1, 2022

Feel Good Friday! The Story of Hero Anthony Perry

Don’t let anyone ever tell you the younger generation in America is anything but impressive. In a week where we had a heroic barely 26 year old young woman, in Cassidy Hutchinson bravely testify in front of congress to protec...

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June 28, 2022

Living as If Your LIfe Depended on It, with Internationally Best-Sell…

For over 25 years Sharon Lebell’s internationally bestselling book, The Art of Living: The Classic Manual on Virtue, Happiness, and Effectiveness, has inspired philosophy lovers and the modern Stoicism movement. A contemporar...

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June 24, 2022

Feel Good Friday! Greater Love Hath No Man - The Story of Patrick Cad…

In this week's Feel Good Friday episode, Steve shares the inspirational story from 1909 of an Irish-American hero named Patrick Cadagin, who gave his life to save a young woman. Cadagin, who was living in Springfield Illinois...

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June 21, 2022

The Healing Power of Sound with Lisa Grezlak

Lisa Grezlak is a healer, advocate, teacher and creator. She created SVOUND to promote the incredible healing Sound Vibration offers to provide RESTORATION and CALM for those struggling with any form of dis-ease in their liv...

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June 14, 2022

Garrain Jones - Author of Change your Mindset, Change your Life: Less…

Garrain Jones is a coach, international inspirational speaker, podcaster, and bestselling author of Change Your Mindset, Change Your Life. Garrain has gone from $200K in debt and living in his car, to millionaire through dee...

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