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Ep. 38 Making a Difference – LIVE – with guests Mary M. Tjosvold & Yemi Love

Special guest Mary Tjosvold, award-winning humanitarian and businesswoman, creates communities wherever she goes and credits the strong women in her life with inspiring her to walk through doors. Musical guest Yemi Love, shares her journey from Nigerian recording star, to life in Minnesota spreading love through every gorgeous song. Guest storyteller Stacey Dinner-Levin wishes caregivers…

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Ep. 37 Brave and Beautiful – LIVE – with guests Alison Young & Katie Dahl

Alison Young, the blissful hiker, seeks out the natural world for healing and finds beauty in thriving one magnificent trail at a time. Katie Dahl shares songs that are “terrifyingly personal” and learns that there is unexpected communion in acceptance.  Mary Shaffer searches for a spark of joy at a craft fair and discovers a…

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Ep. 36 So Strong – LIVE – with guests Mary Kunesh & Jaspar Lepak!

Special guest, Mary Kunesh, the first Indigenous woman elected to the MN Senate, shares the personal side of her life that has informed her tireless efforts to make change. Musical guest Jaspar Lepak honors a childhood friend, wishes she had grown up with rock music and celebrates how strong she felt after giving birth. Shanan…

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Ep. 35 Cycle of Life – LIVE – with guests Pat Miles & Kelley Hunt!

Special guest Pat Miles learned a lot about what hadn’t been addressed after the sudden death of her husband. To help others avoid the same challenges, she shares her discoveries in her new book. We are standing up for women who are standing up with help from blues woman Kelley Hunt. Plus, Kelley sings about…

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Ep. 34 Seat at the Table – LIVE – with special guest Gaelynn Lea!

It’s our “thunderous” August show under the tent! Special guest and musician Gaelynn Lea shares her journey from Tiny Desk Contest to Macbeth on Broadway and advocates for embracing accessibility culture. Lorna Landvik brings us the church bulletin bloopers that inspired her latest novel. Singer/songwriter Jaspar Lepak finds herself in the sliver of a moon….

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Ep. 33 Endless Possibilities – LIVE – with guests Paula Poundstone & Jearlyn Steele!

It’s our June show outside on a gorgeous night!  Special guest, the one and only Paula Poundstone subs in as our virtual assistant, tries to learn a lullaby and shares a never before told story!  Musical guest Jearlyn Steele brings us songs and stories created with her grandkids.  Leslye Orr invites us to see the…

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Ep. 32 Starting Again – LIVE – with guests Princess Titus & Jonatha Brooke!

An important night in our new home!  Special guest Princess Titus, the co-founder of Appetite for Change, lost her son to gun violence. She shares her drive to help others heal from this type of trauma. Musical guest Jonatha Brooke, takes us on a personal journey through original songs written for a Disney movie, a…

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Ep. 31 Journey of Hope – LIVE – with guests Patty Wetterling & Leslie Vincent

Our beautiful December show! Special guest Patty Wetterling, a searching mom for over 27 years, graciously shares with Sue her journey of hope to find her son Jacob. Musical guest Leslie Vincent admires the courage of her grandmother and the spirit of a friend in two original songs. Guest contributor Rosanna Staffa yearns to meet…

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Ep. 30 Choosing Joy – LIVE – with guests Roxane Battle & The OK Factor!

It’s here! Our joy-filled November Show! Special guest Roxane Battle brings us boundless pockets of joy through her best-selling book and details her work with behavioral health. Thrilling alt string duo The OK Factor, share original tunes about finding a moment to be at 30,000 ft, and experiencing bumbling puppy joy. Zippy celebrates a floating…

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Ep. 29 She is Fierce – LIVE – with guests Marcie Rendon & Jaspar Lepak

Special guest, writer Marcie Rendon, highlights the brilliance and resiliency of native people through her mystery novels and a searing new play, “Say Their Names,” with excerpts read by Oogie_Push. Musical guest Jaspar Lepak sings and shares personally about living the choices she can make. Cathy Gasiorowicz tells a story about the dementia that broke…

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