Lead with Your Heart Podcast

Lead With Your Heart Podcast

In this podcast, based on my first book, I share what I’ve learned with the goal of helping you create a joyful life. As a champion of heart my common sense tips will make your relationships better, your communication clearer, and your boundaries healthier.

Episode 137: Love Listens to Understand


Episode 137 Show Notes:

Have you ever seen a UFO? Or been visited by little gray, not green, aliens?  I have. Which taught me there are millions of us with millions of different experiences. We cannot all have the same experiences. That’s why it’s so important we listen to one another to understand rather than simply dismiss each other because we have not personally experienced the same.

  • You can imagine how surreal and strange it must be to grow up with a secret you are not able to share with anyone for fear of being labeled crazy.
  • Finding others who share the same experience is comforting because you can’t be crazy when someone, anyone, steps up and says, “Hey, that also happened to me.”
  • Each experience you and I have in life is a unique opportunity to grow our sympathy, empathy, and compassion for others.

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136: Let’s Take the Perfection Pressure Off

135: Your Life Mission-BE Happy

134: When Self-first is Not Selfish

133: Your Love Is Strong, But…

132: It Takes Two to Tango

131: How I lost 63 Pounds and How I Keep it Off

130: Attention Deficient No More

129: Financial Responsibility Buys Happiness

128: Get Away From the Everyday

127: I am Getting Married

126: Listening to Our Whistleblowers

125: Top Ten Best Gifts We Can Give Children

124: God, Absolutely Why Not Me!

123: Why Do You Do What You Do?

122: You are Powerful to Heal a Painful Past

121: I Love You

120: A Change in Perspective can Change our Destiny

119: A Self-less Act of Love

118: To Be Happy, Deal with Your Unhappiness

117: Dreams Do Come True

116: What do You Want To Accomplish In 2016

115: Out with the Old, In with the New

114: To Christians on Christmas

113: Think Deeply About What You Think 

112: Things Cannot Buy Love

111:  How to Create Great Relationships

110: The Power of Gratitude to Change Your Life 

109: Teach Yourself and Your Children to Say No

108:  Let Love Be the Hat You Wear

107:  You Have a Body but You Are a Soul

106: Love Yourself to Truly Love Others 

105: Change You to Change Your Relationships 

104: Be Strong On Your Own

103: Master Your Mind That Has a Mind of Its Own

102: Face Your Fear to Grow Your Faith

101: Lead With Your Heart

100: How To Age Without Aging

99: What is God to You?

98: Staying Kind Makes You Feel Good About You

97: Time to Get Mad As Hell

96: Love is Sweeter Than Sugar

95: The Tough Side of Love

94: What to do When Life is Not Fair

93: Finding Sameness in Our Difference 

92: I Don’t Think God is Okay with Gluttony

91: Kindness is Key to Creating a Joyful Life

90: How to Make Albert Einstein Proud

89: Pay Attention When God Speaks

88: Embrace and Nurture the Little Wounded You

87: How to Make a Relationship Last

86: Other People’s Rudeness is Not Personal 

85: How to Break a Habit 

84: Ten More Signs You Love Yourself

83: Choose to Spread Love 

82: It’s Time to Break Out of The Mold

81: Love Yourself First to Love Others Well 

80: Three Ways Your Respect Will Change the World

79: One Thing ALL Superheroes Have in Common

78: Your Parent’s Religion Does Not Have to be Your Spirituality

77: One Way to Create Peace and Balance

76: Stop Multitasking to Get More Done

75: Communicate with Care

74. Time Is More Valuable than Gold

73: Successful Relationships Are Built on Trust 

72: Work to Grow Beyond Ego

71: Face Challenges Head-On

70: Accept What Is

69: Admit When You Are Wrong

68: Love Approaches Everyone as a Unique Individual 

67: Remember Your Actions Teach

66: Do What You Can Beforehand

65: Thank Those Who Help You

64: Being Right Is Highly Overrated

63: Acts of Kindness Make Your Heart Sing

62: The Goal, to Romance Your Soul

61: You are Alive at The Perfect Moment in Time

60: Lifestyles of the Happy and Content

59: Forgive Yourself so You can Forgive Others

58: How to Stop Giving Painful Memories Power Over Your Present

57: Good People Are Everywhere

56: A Lie is Like a Boomerang, It Always Comes Back to Knock Us Down

55: Care How it Will Feel

54: What to do When You Can do Nothing

53: Life Falls Apart for a Reason

52: Loyalty is Responsible, But Not When it is Blind

51: Boundaries Must Be Enforced

50: Ten Ways to Love Others

49: Soul is Whole no Matter How Wounded Your Human Being

48: How to Help Protect Your Heart

47: The Business Side of Love

46: Gratitude is the Way to the Happiest Life

45: Be the Little Engine That Can

44: Do Better Because You Know Better

43: The Responsibility You Have for the Happiness of Others

42: Your Life, Your legacy, Your Choice

41: Change Yourself to Change Your World

40: Ask Questions, Be Informed, Learn Truth for Yourself

39: Keeping Up with the Crowd is Highly Overrated

38: Self-Control is True Power

37: Be a Better Person Today Than You Were Yesterday

36: View Setbacks as New Opportunities to Move Forward

35: Create Relationship Win-Wins

34: Let Go of The Idea People Should Know Better

33: Only Doing Gets Things Done

32: Love Others by Taking Good Care of Your Body

31: Don’t Believe What People Say You Should Believe

30: You Are Not Meant to Be Like Anyone Else

29: The Grass is Always Greener Where You Water It

28: How to Survive a Relationship Breakup

27:  How to Live Without Regret

26:  Love is Powerful to Heal any Relationship

25: Appreciate the Amazing Gift That is Life

24. Love Expresses Emotion in Healthy Ways

23:  Say What You Mean and Mean What You Say

22: Boundaries Create a New You for the New Year

21: Slow Down to Speed Up

20: We Cannot Change Other People But we Can Love Them

19: The Real Reason for the Season

18: Treasure the Healing Power of Pleasant Memories

17: Love Lets the Little Things Slide

16: Embrace Your Emotions

15: Confidence is an Inside Job

14: Only You Know What is Best for You

13: Receive With the Same Grace That You Give

12: You Are A Spiritual Being on a Great Human Adventure

11: Be The Person You Want to Attract

10: There is s Difference in Being Victimized  and Being a Victim

09: Be a Superhero

08: How to be Powerful, Purposeful, and Peaceful

07: Ten Signs You Love Yourself

06: Change Your Thinking to Change Your Life

05: Being an A-hole is a Choice You Don’t Want to Make

04: A Life Filled With Drama is Just Not That Entertaining 

03: Healthy Relationships Need Healthy Boundaries

02: Share a Smile, Make a Friend

01: Overcome Loneliness by Being Okay on Your Own