Dream Big My Friend | Happiness | Purpose | Mindset | Personal Development

Are you ready to dream big my friend? Dream Big My Friend is a personal development and self-help podcast designed to help you dream big, live with more intention and purpose and create a life you love.

Host Frances Vidakovic is an author of over 20 books, certified life coach, and blogger at (for parenting topics) and (her personal development website). 

If you want to master your mindset and goal setting, overcome procrastination and learn simple yet effective valuable parenting, productivity, and personal development strategies, this is the podcast for you.  

Here we'll dive into all things to do with happiness, personal development, relationships, success, motivation, business, life coaching, spirituality, money, mindset and more important living life with more purpose and intention.

She knows what it’s like to waste way too many years not chasing your dreams so it’s time to stop just wishing and dreaming and start taking action today. 

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Thinking DIFFERENTLY About Parenting (Let's Ditch All The Rule Books)
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Fast Tracking Your Business Success (Time To 2x Your Results)
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Embracing The AND (Don't Assume It Has To Be EITHER/OR)
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How To Lose 10 Pounds With Ease (Zero Struggle Necessary)
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The One You Didn't Want To Hear (But You NEED To Hear)
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When Your Mojo Is Shot (And How To Bring It Back To Life)
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Pep-Talk: Believing In Yourself (When No-One Else Will)
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When You Are "Too Nice" (Trust Me It Doesn't Mean You Are A Doormat)
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My All-Time Favorite Quotes (From The Queen Of Quote Lovers)
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How To Do A Brain Dump (Because Your Mind Is Not A Rubbish Bin)
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Just Keep Going (Even If You Move Like A Turtle)
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Stop Trying To Change People (FYI: It's Impossible)
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How To Declutter The Really Sentimental Stuff (Slowly Release It...You Won't Die I Promise)
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The Midnight Library (If You Could Go Back In Time And Undo A Few Mistakes)
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When Your Brain Hurts From Information Overload
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Story-Time: That Time I Faced A Little Fear
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Stop Thinking Things Outside Of You MAKE You Happy (They Don't...Not In The Way You Think)
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Stop Playing Small (Or You Will Just SHRINK)
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The Science Of Getting Rich (It Sounds So Simple)
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Applying A Simple Math Formula To Life (This Explains EVERYTHING)
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Growing Your Business During A Time Of Stress
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Workshop: 5 Ways To Kick Your Own Butt And Finally Get Out Of Limbo Land
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Workshop: How To Achieve Your Goals (Without Ever Needing A Life Coach)
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Are Report Cards The Be-All And End-All In Life?
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Challenge Your Assumptions (Even The Ones You Refuse To Let Go Of)
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Why Life Is Not A Fairytale (Say Goodbye Cinderella)
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What To Do When You Feel Overwhelmed
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How Important Is High School? (You May Be Surprised At The Answer)
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Create A Life You Love (Instead Of Trudging Your Way Through It)
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Thank You For The Crappy Stuff
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Experiment Update (Now That Was Fun!)
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Stop Effing Around (Like Right Now JUST STOP)
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Mediocre Beliefs To Avoid (Unless You Want To Be Mediocre)
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How You Make Yourself Miserable (Don't Be A Debbie Downer Anymore)
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Document Your Family History (One Day You Will Wish You Remembered It)
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How To Write A Book With Ease (Seriously, Who Said It Has To Be Hard?)
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My Month With Zero Goals (Oooh This Will Be Tough)
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Three Questions You Need To Ask Yourself (The Others Are Less Important)
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How To Have Fun (Bye Bye Boring)
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Mom Talk: Birthday Parties (What I Really Think)
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Workshop: 5 Things That Prevent You From Living A Life You Love
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Workshop: How To Be A Productive Blogger
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Workshop: How NOT To Be A Sucky Parent
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Enjoy The Process (Don't Suffer Your Way Through Life)
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Ditch The Victim Mentality (It's Time To Stop Pointing Fingers)
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Everything Happens For A Reason (Yep Even The Sh#tty Stuff)
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Not My Monkey, Not My Circus
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So What? (Like Really....So What If That Happened?)
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How To Build A Profitable Online Business (With Ease...It Doesn't Have To Be So Hard)
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Business Brain Confusion (Confusion Is Getting You Nowhere Fast)
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Body Love (Because Hating It Is A Recipe For Disaster)
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The Perfect Woman (My 1991 School Project!)
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Feeling Stuck? Here's How To Start Chasing Your Dreams
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But I Don't Feel Like It (Totally Normal But Still...Here's The Solution)
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How To Be More Fearless In Life (Even If You're Shaking In Your Pants)
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Simplify Your Life (Over-Complicating It Only Equals Tears)
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How To Start Your Day Off On The Right Foot (When You Don't Want To Get Out Of Bed)
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Messy Kids Rooms (Coping With Zero Hair-Pulling)
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This Is Why You Aren't Achieving Your Goals (Don't Act So Surprised)
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Don't Expect A Leopard To Change Its Spots (It Won't)
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Life In 1980s (Let's Take A Step Back In Time)
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Overcome Any Parenting Challenge In 2 Simple Steps (Yep...I Do Mean ANY)
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Stop Expecting Your Partner To Be Perfect (I Mean You Aren't)
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Time Wasters You Need To Avoid (Like Pronto...Drop These Like Hot Potatoes)
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How To Ditch Mom Guilt (Hopefully Forever And Ever)
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My Favorite Apps (That You Need To Download Today)
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Things You Don't Know About Me (Unless You Live With Me)
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100th Episode - Leaving A Legacy (Let's Leave Our Mark On This World)
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How To Appear Confident When You're Not (Advice Applies Even To The Terribly Insecure)
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Angry Mom Angry Kids (Yep, There's A Connection Here)
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Healthy Habits To Embrace (No Cheerios Included)
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How To Have More Free Time (You Want More Right?)
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Becoming Your Future Self (Even When Today's Version Is STRUGGLING)
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Money Blocks That Keep You Poor (And You Don't Want To Stay Poor Do You?)
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How To Move From Scarcity To Abundance (Rocket Fast)
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How To Create Your Own Luck (No Four Leaf Clover Required)
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Stop Making Life Harder Than It Needs To Be (End The Self Torture Now)
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Change Happens From Within (Wow...Drop The Mic)
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Harmful Lies We Tell Ourselves (Time To Let These Go)
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Why You Aren't Making The Progress You Want (You Don't Think This Was Why Right?)
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Life Truths To Embrace (Unless You Feel Like Banging Your Head Against The Wall)
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How To Comfort Yourself When You're Feeling Blah (No Cake Required)
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How To Cope With Anger (No More Psycho Displays Of Emotion)
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Power Of Being An Introvert (Stop Thinking You Need To Change)
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Fighting Fairly In Relationships (No More Punching Bags)
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Excuses You Need To Ditch (Holding Onto These Is Like Holding A Ticking Bomb)
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Self Care Activities You Need To Embrace (If You Want To Shower Yourself With Love)
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When To Give Up (Yes There Are Times It's Okay To Do So)
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Finding Inner Peace (Even Among The Crazy Chaos)
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How To Double Your Confidence (Without Seeming Cocky)
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When You Criticize Yourself Too Much (Silencing Your Inner Worst Enemy)
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How To Fail Forward (Without Feeling Like A Failure)
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How To Have More Fun (Put Your Party Shoes On)
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The Best Evening Routine (Hello Awesome Nights)
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The Best Morning Routine (Hello Amazing Mornings)
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Importance Of Thick Skin (The Thicker The Better)
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Coping With Sibling Fighting (No More Refereeing)
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Overcoming Obstacles (This Strategy Will Apply To ANY Challenge In Life)
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Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone (Despite The Fear)
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Embracing The Minimalistic Life (No Mess, No Fuss)
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How To Pick Your Parenting Battles (You Don't Have To Fight Them All)
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Cell Phone Addiction (Trust Me...It Won't Hurt. It's NOT Your Third Arm)
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Toot Your Own Horn (In Fact Make Sure To Toot It Loud)
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Other People's Opinions (And How Not To Give A Hoot)
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How To Live More Intentionally (Focus Focus Focus)
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Happiness Habits (Instant Mood Boost Here)
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How To Create More Time (Works With Any Calendar)
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Venting Vs Complaining (Yep...There's A Difference)
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I Dare You (Actually I Double And Triple Dare You To Do This)
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Stories Of Successful Failures (Surprise!)
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Stop Stressing (AKA Driving Yourself Crazy)
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Just Decide (Enough With That Indecision Already)
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Dysfunctional Families (Way More Common Than You Think...Here's How To Cope)
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Why You're So Negative (Take Those Opaque Glasses Off)
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Baby Steps (This Is My Super Power Secret)
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It's Never, Ever Too Late (Even If You Are 50 Or 60 Or 70+)
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From One Mom To Another (What I Wish I Could Say To You Face To Face)
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Life Is Beautiful (Even When You Think It Isn't)
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You Will Never Feel Ready (It Doesn't Matter How Long You Wait)
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The World Doesn't Owe You Anything (Nothing At All)
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Change Is Inevitable (And Why It Shouldn't Freak You Out)
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Happiness Is A Choice (But What Choice Are YOU Making?)
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Fear Is A One-Sided Fence (Let's Get You To The Other Side)
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Things Can Always Be Worse (Yes Really)
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Holding Onto Anger (And How To Drop It Unless You Want Burnt Hands)
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You Don't Deserve To Be Treated Badly
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Life Is Too Short To Stay In A Crappy Job
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Life Is Too Short To Keep Crappy Friends
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When You Treat Your Body Like Crap
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How I Got 1 Million Pageviews In My First Year As A Blogger
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When You Aren't Perfect (Happy Tears Time)
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When Plans Change (And How To Quickly Pivot When It Happens)
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Judging Others For Judging (It's Time To Look In The Mirror)
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Worst Case Scenario (Deep Breath...You Can Face It)
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Doing A Life Audit (You Will Want To Do This Today)
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Do What You Say You Will Do (No Questions Asked)
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Don't Lie About Time (You Are Lying To Yourself Just A Little Bit)
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The Year I Became Rich
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How To Stop Overreacting (No More Headless Chook Antics)
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Managing Your Brain (Otherwise It Will Manage You And It Won't Be Pretty)
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The Perfect Day (How To Make It Happen)
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But I Want It Now! (Mmm So Do I But You Will Just Have To Wait)
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Self Doubt (Believe Yourself When Your Voice Tells You Otherwise)
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Why It's Okay To Struggle (And Struggle Some More)
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45 Things I Learned By Age 45 [Disclosure 3]
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45 Things I Learned By Age 45 [Revelation 2]
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45 Things I Learned By Age 45 [Confessions 1]
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How To Stop Worrying So Much (Bye Bye Frownlines)
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You Don't Need Much To Be Happy (Not Much At All)
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How To Be Productive (Even When You Feel More UNPRODUCTIVE Than Ever)
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Understanding Your Life Manual (Essential Listening)
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Relationship Tips (Super Useful If Your Love Needs A Boost)
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Toxic Friends (Start Running From Them Now)
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Self Coaching Advice (You Can Do This On Your Own)
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Lessons From The Alchemist (Seriously The Best Book Ever)
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When Bad Parents = Great Kids (Woah...Is That Even Possible?)
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Raising A Child With Special Needs
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Inspiring Teens To Dream Bigger (Even When They Are As Stubborn As Hell)
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More Truth Bombs You Can't Ignore
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Truth Bombs You Can't Ignore
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How To Launch A Podcast In 10 Days (Exactly How I Did It Myself)
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Hurdles That Get In The Way Of Your Dreams
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5 Truths About Me (It's Time To Get Super Personal)
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Parenting Hurdles - Part 2 (You Need To Jump These Too)
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Parenting Hurdles - Part 1 (Don't Let These Hold You Back)
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Thoughts, Feelings, Actions (The Secret To All Your Woes)
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Stop Wishing, Start Doing (I.E: Get Your Butt Moving)
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