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Blessed for this mess

Blessed for this mess

By Annie
Life can be messy! We all have or still have some form of mess we’ve walked through in life! So how can I call it a blessing? I’m here to start opening up with you & bringing others in as guests weekly on how, through the mess we can find blessings in them.. to engage in community along side you to see there is beauty in those blessings & we’re not alone. From past experiences, married life, motherhood, special needs parenting & life in general...let’s unpack this mess one episode at a time.
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72: How to figure out what to post when you're just starting your business or have a few clients..etc
Today's episode I'm going to break down how to figure out what to be posting when you are just starting your business, or have a few clients. How do you create content that serves them really well? You're going to find out in this episode. Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall  Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com  Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl   Find me on IG: www.Instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
25:47
April 5, 2021
71: Pride, a strong woman.. & marriage while raising a child with a disability
You are in for a treat in today's episode! My husband Daniel is bringing all the heat (in all the right ways) in today's conversation. We talk about pride, intentionally serving your spouse while navigating life in the middle of a pandemic & so much more.  Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall  Reserve your seat for my free training on April 16th: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/socialpresence Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com  Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl   Find me on IG: www.Instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
35:20
March 31, 2021
70: Ilovemyhappymama w/ founder Blake Nolan
Today's episode is with the founder of the children's book I Love My Happy Mama! A book that teaches children & mothers the importance of mental health & self care! Tune in to hear how her own experience shaped the depth of this book & her motherhood journey.  To order a book or merch, for yourself or a mama visit: https://www.ilovemyhappymama.com/ Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall  Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com  Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl   Find me on IG: www.Instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
35:13
March 29, 2021
69: In the tension of grit & grace
In today's episode I'm sharing with you what living in the tension of grit & grace means to me in my own journey. You will also be getting 8 ways to help you live in both of these areas & one challenge, if you're up for it! Tune in to this episode to gain tools to embrace both grit & grace in this journey Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall  Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com  Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl    Find me on IG: www.Instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
25:32
March 24, 2021
68: Smough.. How one couple turned one recipe into their home business
 Helen & her husband found themselves in the middle of the pandemic trying to come up with creative play ideas for their children.. one recipe later began their journey of starting their business from home! Tune in to learn more about Smough, & the journey it took to get going.  To learn more about Smough you can visit  www.smough.co.uk/shop To follow Helen & learn more about ordering (if you're in the US) IG:  Smough_uk Mother_tuffa Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl   Find me on IG: www.Instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
31:43
March 22, 2021
67: Overcompensating or overvaluing in my parenting?
 Todays episode, I'm going to share with you one of the biggest themes that has been threaded into my parenting in my journey as Ava's mother & caregiver. & how often we can find ourselves in a state of overcompensating unintentionally.  Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl   Find me on IG: www.Instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
26:21
March 17, 2021
66: Don’t confuse your growth for being problematic
Growth will feel like many things. & growth will signal your brain that you are stepping out of your comfort zone. . When this happens your brain goes into overdrive to convince you why you shouldn’t keep going. Listen to this episode to help remind you why your growth isn’t problematic, & what’s really happening when you are showing up but not yet seeing results.
19:44
March 15, 2021
65: 639 days of thinking about you
Taking you today in a quick little behind the scenes of what it has looked like thinking about you, the incredible advocator, mom & woman you are.  Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall  Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com  Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl   Find me on IG: www.Instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
14:12
March 10, 2021
64: *Rebroadcasted- Awareness in balancing family life & business life
 Today’s episode were tapping into my mindset in what it looks like to build a business while being a mom to multiples & one with a disability. You’ll hear where I get intentional with how I speak to my children about my business & why guilt is never apart of spending my time building my business or spending quality time with my family. Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl  Find me on IG: www.Instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
32:57
March 8, 2021
63: Parenting in a pandemic, A list of things that have helped me in this season
Today I'm giving you a handful of things I've incorporated in my own journey being home raising two little ones, building a business & navigating all of it while being in the middle of a pandemic. Treat today's episode like a buffet.. take what you want, leave what you don't need to help you elevate the season all of us are in.  Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl  Find me on IG: www.instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
32:39
March 3, 2021
62: Why it's important to foster inclusion about your vision with your spouse & kids
Today's episode we're diving into the value of your vision being positioned in a way that cultivates inclusion with your household. I'll be sharing part of my own journey & mindset as well as giving you prompts to help you start incorporating it today. Stay tuned till the end, because you'll hear one thing you shouldn't be doing when it comes to your vision & your family.  Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl  Find me on IG: www.instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
29:48
March 1, 2021
61: From Overwhelm to Overflow with Reese Dennis
Today’s episode I'm bringing my girl Reese Dennis, founder of Own your Slay University to connect on motherhood & showing up for ourselves as women, mothers & wives. Reese Dennis has redefined how motherhood looks in her own life & now she is bringing her knowledge to her community & her wisdom of experience in today's conversation.  If you'd like to connect with Reese or learn more about her program visit her on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/reese__dennis/ Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall  Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com  Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl  Find me on IG: www.instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
40:21
February 24, 2021
60: How to stand out in a market, even if it's over saturated
How do you stand out in a market when you feel like everyone is doing the thing you want to do? We’re going to dive in to that in today’s episode & how you can come out of the episode positioning yourself in a way that gets you providing value in a way that stands out. Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl Find me on IG: www.instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
36:54
February 22, 2021
59: Making space for the woman you truly are
Think of today's episode as one that is coming with that best friend energy, today's episode I'm bringing you not only some words of encouragement in this journey as the woman you truly are, but get ready... I'm proposing a few questions to get your gears turning.  Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com Content planning Made easy bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl Find me on IG: www.instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
27:33
February 17, 2021
58: Serving vs. Getting
 One of the biggest things we focus on when starting a business is getting that first sale, or client. Today I'm bringing you three things that happen we we focus on Getting vs. Serving & two actions you can implement today to help you shift to a place of serving, even if you're just starting your business or have been doing it for awhile.  Let's work together One-on-One: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall Visit my website: www.blessedforthismess.com Find me on IG: www.instagram.com/anniemorgan___/
28:59
February 15, 2021
57: It's not your load to carry
We mamas are so badass.. they’ve made a meme about us.. We’re talking today about this & the weight of the journey we carry.. & importantly the loads we all are currently carrying that absolutely is not our load to carry. Want to snag my content planning bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl Ready to work 1:1 with me? https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall?month=2021-02 Connect on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/annie.morgan__/
31:51
February 10, 2021
56: You can do everything right & still not see results because of this one thing..
Today’s ambitious Monday episode, I’m focusing on the one thing that will change everything for you in your business (& other areas too). I’ll share how my own journey in helping Ava learn to walk became my greatest lesson I’m learning today as an entrepreneur. Want to snag my content planning bundle: https://payhip.com/b/pxQl Ready to work 1:1 with me? https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/claritycall?month=2021-02 Connect on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/annie.morgan__/
20:44
February 8, 2021
55: What I learned from hosting my first webinar- I can feel hard things
In today's episode I'm letting you in on what I learned about hosting my first webinar, what so many of us mamas have felt & the narrative that was very much the same for each of the women who participated.  Let's work together: I'm ready Meet me over on instagram
26:18
February 3, 2021
54: Duality w/ Amanda from The Glory Days Co. Planner
On today's episode I'm speaking with Amanda, the owner of The glory days co. Amanda built this planner with you in mind, the mama who advocates fiercely for her child & has had to piece together resources to meet the needs of your child & your lifestyle. But the foundation of this company was built from her own personal journey. Listen in to hear how Amanda has built her company, how she manages to run it all while raising three little ones & the encouragement she has for you mama.  To learn more about Amanda on instagram: Theglorydaysco   To shop:  www.theglorydaysco.com Let's work together: www.blessedforthismess.com Meet me over on instagram: Annie.Morgan__
42:09
February 1, 2021
53: Oh shift
 In today’s episode we’re addressing the “elephant in the room”.. aka the shift that’s been happening for me personally in the last few months & importantly what you can expect from me moving forward serving you in this space
31:05
January 20, 2021
52: Let’s take time to feel, before we close the door on 2020
 Our first episode of 2021, but before we slam the door shut listen in to Annie’s encouragement for you before you do..
31:58
January 6, 2021
51: Being ambitious while raising a child with a disability
Have you ever asked yourself "Is this all I have to give this world..?" (parent edition) I certainly did. 1 year ago to be exact. I'm diving in deep on how asking this question changed the directory of my own journey, but even how it affected how I showed up for my family. Listen in on some areas that I greatly have learned from asking this one question alone. Follow me on Instagram  Want to learn more about my 12 week group program Unapologetically Ambitious? Click here
24:56
December 23, 2020
50: Asking for help isn't weak
Do you find it hard asking for help from your support team.. maybe even with some of the basic things?  If you've built this standard of what you think your role as a caregiver/ woman "should" look like? Likely you have..  In today's episode I'm going to unpack why asking for help does not make you weak, & how by doing so can actually benefit you & those around you. _______ I CAN FEEL HARD THINGS GROUP WEBINAR OPEN FOR REGISTRATION: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/icanfeelhardthings FOLLOW ME ON IG: https://www.instagram.com/blessedforthismess/
21:50
December 9, 2020
49: Who is narrating your story?
Your circumstances, or your story? Who’s getting the lead role? Are you actively choosing who’s getting the lead role in your own life? Tune in today to hear what it looks like when us women, allow our circumstances to narrate & dictate our journey. Find out how the approach I have against the circumstances in my life.. & how I speak to them can literally empower you in your own journey.. _______ I CAN FEEL HARD THINGS GROUP WEBINAR OPEN FOR REGISTRATION: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/icanfeelhardthings FOLLOW ME ON IG: https://www.instagram.com/blessedforthismess/
17:37
December 9, 2020
48: What I wish someone would have told me, post diagnosis
Want to know what I wish someone would have told me in my journey with my daughter Ava, post diagnosis? Today, I’m sharing how a few words spoken directly to me could have created such a different outcome in my healing process & journey as a mom to a child with a disability. _______ I CAN FEEL HARD THINGS GROUP WEBINAR OPEN FOR REGISTRATION: https://calendly.com/blessedforthismess/icanfeelhardthings FOLLOW ME ON IG: https://www.instagram.com/blessedforthismess/
21:49
December 9, 2020
47: Let’s flip the script... an interview of Annie (part one)
Annie Morgan welcomes Sam, a special needs mom who sits down today to interview Annie herself! Tune in to hear some questions Sam felt was on her heart to learn more about Annie & her life. Find & Connect with Annie Instagram @blessedforthismess www.blessedforthismess.com Have a “Blessed for this mess” story & want to be featured as a guest? •Head to our website & submit a request Email inquiries: blessedforthismess@gmail.com
54:46
September 2, 2020
46: I’m more than my size with Becky Curran Kekula
Annie Morgan welcomes Becky Curran Kekula, an international motivational speaker with a passion & impactful purpose to advocate for inclusion not only in the work force but everywhere. Hear how Becky’s life working at the worlds leading entertainment industry to the Marketing Director & Co-founding board member of the Catalina Film festival & more, has aligned her to helping create a more inclusive world. For more information or to book Becky C. Kekula for a speaking engagement visit her website: www.beckymotivates.com Find & Connect with Annie Instagram @blessedforthismess www.blessedforthismess.com Have a “Blessed for this mess” story & want to be featured as a guest? •Head to our website & submit a request Email inquiries: blessedforthismess@gmail.com
39:44
August 26, 2020
45: Big little sister
Annie Morgan welcomes Alex in today’s episode! Alex is the host of a blog called Big little sister Blog, which entails the journey & perspective of life as the younger sister to a sibling with special needs. Hear the perspective & the gift Alex received from her sister.. it is quite the sweetest gift. Big little Sister Blog: www.biglittlesisterblog.com Find & Connect with Alex @Biglittlesisterblog Find & Connect with Annie Instagram @blessedforthismess www.blessedforthismess.com Have a “Blessed for this mess” story & want to be featured as a guest? •Head to our website & submit a request Email inquiries: blessedforthismess@gmail.com
25:25
August 19, 2020
44: Before you’re ready
Feeling like you want to start something new? Or maybe it’s even something you’ve tried before, but you just don’t feel ready? Annie Morgan shares with you some moments that happened before being ready...& it includes amniotic fluid? Yes girl.. you just read that right. Where do you start when you don’t feel ready? How do you start?... questions she herself has even asked in her own journey.. tune in to hear what she has to say & the answers to those questions ... Find & Connect with Annie Instagram @blessedforthismess www.blessedforthismess.com Have a “Blessed for this mess” story & want to be featured as a guest? •Head to our website & submit a request Email inquiries: blessedforthismess@gmail.com
21:09
August 12, 2020
43: PART TWO- Strong like Stella | The blessings along the way
Annie Morgan welcomes Samantha, an incredible mom & fierce advocate to Stella, who was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular atrophy Type 1. Join us in the first ever two part story of Samantha & Stellas journey through the trials that have come their way & be sure to stay tuned for part two to hear the rest of this story & the blessings this dynamic duo have encountered & the impact they are creating in their community. Find & Connect with Annie Instagram @blessedforthismess www.blessedforthismess.com Have a “Blessed for this mess” story & want to be featured as a guest? •Head to our website & submit a request Email inquiries: blessedforthismess@gmail.com
49:01
August 5, 2020
42: In the middle of a storm
Annie Morgan takes you back to a vulnerable moment back in target. A moment that the reality of her daughters diagnosis hit her like a ton of bricks... she dives in to the storms that have surrounded her, but importantly the shift that came with this.
22:42
July 29, 2020
41: PART ONE- Strong like Stella, the journey
Annie Morgan welcomes Samantha, an incredible mom & fierce advocate to Stella, who was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular atrophy Type 1. Join us in the first ever two part story of Samantha & Stellas journey through the trials that have come their way & be sure to stay tuned for part two to hear the rest of this story & the blessings this dynamic duo have encountered & the impact they are creating in their community. Find & Connect with Annie Instagram @blessedforthismess www.blessedforthismess.com Have a “Blessed for this mess” story & want to be featured as a guest? •Head to our website & submit a request Email inquiries: blessedforthismess@gmail.com
59:19
July 22, 2020
40: Use the play
Annie Morgan welcomes Hannah, all the way across the pond in the United Kingdom. Hannah has found the blessings of healing in her journey through her advocacy in others but importantly within her self despite being diagnosed with Complicated Ebsteins Anomaly. Find & Connect with Annie Instagram @blessedforthismess www.blessedforthismess.com Have a “Blessed for this mess” story & want to be featured as a guest? •Head to our website & submit a request Email inquiries: blessedforthismess@gmail.com
39:02
July 15, 2020
39: Mighty like a lion
Meet Sonia! .....again. Sonia is a mom to a sweet little boy who was diagnosed with Angelman syndrome. Pre diagnosis stumbled upon this podcast & the rest is history... just kidding the rest is all laid out before you in this episode!
49:55
July 8, 2020
38: The uninvited Guest
In this episode, host Annie Morgan dives into her past to talk about the uninvited guest that came into her life & why she is passionate about advocating for this guest.. You can connect with Annie Morgan at www.blessedforthismess.com & on IG @blessedforthismess
19:17
July 1, 2020
37: Doubt’s a creeper
All of us experience doubt. Tune in today to hear a few areas where doubt hits for me personally. When you leave this episode, my hope is you will walk away knowing how to be intentional with the role you give your circumstances, that you will keep accountability & inventory on doubt & if you’re going to host doubt in your home, learn to flip his script.
25:05
April 8, 2020
36: When the rain comes
Annie Morgan welcomes Maria, an incredible mother who has found the rainbows when the rain comes. Tune in today to hear how Maria’s journey leading up to her son Nico’s birth prepares her for raising her son with gratitude & joy in the journey. Find & Connect with Annie Instagram @blessedforthismess Email inquiries: blessedforthismess@gmail.com
55:25
April 1, 2020
35: Reframe It
Annie Morgan welcomes Tina Beauvais in today’s episode. In an important & critical time of change & unexpected transitioning with many unknowns, you will hear how Tina uses her journey as a special needs parent, disability inclusion educator & friend to operate in this time. In this episode we talk about the importance of choosing where we keep our focus (in times especially that can be surrounded with fear). Tina B, best known as The disability inclusion educator, is an author, coach, TikTok extraordinaire & special needs mom, who is on a climb to teach, encourage & gracefully challenge inclusion to all. For more information about Tina & her impactful work be sure to follow her on Instagram @disabilitiyinclusioneducator Her website: www.disabilitieseducator.com Find Annie Morgan on Instagram @blessedforthismess Email inquiries: blessedforthismess@gmail.com
52:16
March 25, 2020
34: Claim it
In a time of the unknown and much input that can bring fear, I wanted to bring you fresh input. One free of clutter & one to help empower you with new input as we navigate this time as a community.
04:29
March 18, 2020
33: Struggle season: Our honest journey with AAC, lessons, tips & resources we’ve learned so far
Today’s episode we’re getting real & honest on my journey with Ava & her AAC journey. I will be sharing tips, lessons & resources with you provided by slps I have connected with prior to this episode. This episode is meant to encourage, inspire & rise the tide of parents, our teams & slps.. and in no way is meant to bash or speak ill of any individual. This is simply our honest journey & how we are moving forward with some necessary adjustments. Accounts mentioned: @kacybarronslp @aac_slps_socal @the.aac.coach Resources below: “How to get beginning AAC users to interact with you” https://presenters.aacconference.com/videos/UVRNM1FURTQ= YouTube videos https://www.aacconference.com/past_sessions.html “AACtual Therapy-AAC Intervention for Beginning Communicators: Presume Competence and Be the Fun” https://praacticalaac.org/praactical/aactual-therapy-aac-intervention-for-beginning-communicators-presume-competence-and-be-the-fun/ Angelman foundation webinars https://www.angelman.org/resources-education/communication-training-series/ Kacy Barron’s blog https://www.kacybarron.com/
34:31
March 11, 2020
32: What no one tells you about marriage & the lessons we’ve learned through ours
“Walking on water far exceeds the comfort of a boat” -Miles Fidell, Lead Pastor of Auburn Community Church in Auburn, AL Hey BFTM fam! Welcome back to another episode. In today’s episode I’m sitting down with my husband daniel & we’re gonna unpack some topics no one told us about when it comes to marriage, reflecting back on what we now have learned & enjoying the growth that we both have had throughout the past years together. Be sure to say hello over on my Instagram @blessedforthismess Enjoying this podcast? Tell us about it in the review section! ✨
39:33
March 4, 2020
31: We just bought a house!
Hey my favorite people! Today we’re gonna keep it a not so hot and heavy topic! Let’s chat about the exciting news...we just bought a house! Join me as I talk about leading up to this moment & the fun stuff along the way.. grab some food, snacks and a drink.. as we just chat & keep it light in today’s episode!
25:30
February 27, 2020
30: The prison of perfectionism
In today’s episode we are connecting with the prison of perfectionism... to do so we must actually reconnect back to the little girl that this girl departed from. Stay tuned to see how I’ve identified places & moments where the shift of perfectionism developed.. & the resolutions to release her happened.
23:35
February 19, 2020
29: Heart message delivery
Today we’re jumping right in. You’ve got mail! Heart mail that is. Heart mail, delivered straight from this girl to you today. We’re jumping in to delay & celebration. A unique pair to join together I know but it’s on the heart. . & what’s on the heart is meant just for you!
28:52
February 12, 2020
28: Don’t let fear block the blessing
Today’s episode...girl, it’s a big one. I have a feeling this is a part one of all things special needs sibling! In today’s episode I share a side by side comparison of my journey as a special needs mom & then navigating having a baby all over again, but this time the journey is unlike the one I previously walked out. Stay tuned to hear the answers of questions you all asked around this topic!
57:44
February 5, 2020
27: There’s a gap
Part of the root series here! As we wrap up there’s a gap.... and we’re about to talk about it!
25:06
January 29, 2020
26: The root exposure
I’m just gonna day it, this episode... it has layers girl. If you haven’t yet subscribed to the mailing list for exclusive content for this new season be sure to join. The link for that is in my bio on my Instagram account @blessedforthismess
23:52
January 15, 2020
25: The root system
Get ready for the shortest episode of this series my friends! It’s time to truly thrive in your circumstances, chain break, & find those blessings... let’s start that together this year with The root series...
18:31
January 8, 2020
24: See you later 2019
That’s a wrap you guys! We have officially reached out last episode of not only the season but the year! Thank you for all of your support, & thank you for being part of this beautiful journey. Who’s ready to go in to 2020 full of intentionality!? Tune in to see what’s to come.. & a few stories before the holiday season is over! Xo
30:18
December 18, 2019
23: 20/20 Vision
SPOILER ALERT: There are MULTIPLE New announcements for the Angelman Community in today’s episode! ** In today’s episode we learn the vision of Angelman Syndrome Foundation’s very own CEO. The heart, passion & connection she has to this community, will leave you confident that the support this community has is unmatched! 2020 is going to be an epic year & we’re going in to it with 20/20 vision!
54:01
December 11, 2019
22: Before the breakthrough
We’ve all been here.. special needs family, blended family, mom or not. Each & everyone one of us has been in this seasons before. It’s a season we don’t talk about often, & it’s a season that is often uncelebrated. • It is a very real moment of where I am currently in this journey with Ava & I share a few other experiences with you & importantly some takeaways for you & me to apply.
42:11
December 4, 2019
21: Grit is like a B.H.C
I promise you it’s not a cuss word. Am I referring to the word grit? No, but I’m sure you may think it could very well be a cuss word. . But I’m actually referring to the latter part of the title: B.H.C. I’ll break down a formula from Forbes in today’s episode & how it applies in my life while raising my daughter with special needs & share what exactly b.h.c is even about.
33:36
November 27, 2019
20: Unwrap the bubblewrap
Doing a brain dump with you guys today all on bubblewrap (sounds bizarre I know.. but don’t tune out just yet..) & how we respond to the reactions of others around us... there’s a harvest in all of it. But the question is, is your what kind of harvest are you reaping? Tune in as I begin unwrapping the bubblewrap
30:43
November 20, 2019
19: Five special ability moms walk into a recording..unscripted.
Here’s what I know about today’s episode. It is going to leave you so full, yet hungry for more. Graciously sharing the most vulnerable moments as a special ability parent today.. Jahaira, Sonia, Crystal & Taylor all elaborate on the feelings that come along this journey. Fear, doubt, overcoming, tears, pain & celebration is all out in today’s episode!
55:53
November 13, 2019
18: How we thrive in our circumstances.. the hard way
By the title I’m sure you may be a little confused.. but by the end of today I’m confident you’ll know why I have titled this episode the way I have. This by far has been the most asked question by you guys.. “Annie how have you gotten Ava to where she is, & how do you keep going despite all of the challenges?”. This episode this topic has been sitting on my heart from the beginning & today I finally bring it to this podcast for you to hear!.. if you’re able grab a pen & paper, this is noteworthy material!
43:18
November 6, 2019
17: The Advocates World
Tune in to today’s episode as we speak to an incredible guest who may surprise you! She sure surprised me. How she’s making an impact in the special needs community, her long term goals, & her deep connection to this community... it all is unwrapped in today’s conversation!
30:28
October 30, 2019
16: Finding hope in the middle of the mystery
Well today’s journey were kindly brought in to is a new one here at Blessed for this mess. We learn about how one incredible mom is finding hope in the middle of the mystery.. tune in to find out just what we mean.
43:52
October 23, 2019
15: The legacy of Clay
Blessed for this mess, so glad you can join in on today’s episode! I chat today with an inclusion advocator who just so happens to be a multiple nominee for creating inclusion in her general Ed classroom. We dive in to how her brother Clay has impacted the journey she is on today!
42:49
October 16, 2019
14: The sweet spot
The title may leave you wondering just exactly is the direction of today’s episode...well, today we connect with Shari. A mom who is part of the special needs community but who has developed and formulated a product specific to our community... tune in to find out!
41:47
October 9, 2019
13: Beautifully broken
We go across the nation to connect with an incredible Mama of four, a coffee drinking, God loving woman who shares her journey of becoming & being beautifully broken. & how that developed into becoming a Business woman birthed straight from that pain. Tune in to find how she took her pain & gave it purpose!
59:35
October 2, 2019
12: Mama, trust your gut.
Today’s podcast we connect with a warrior mama... well I should just say warrior FAMILY, that is just walking through the beginning of their sons diagnosis with Angelman Syndrome. A little over a month in to their journey & she takes us through just that. Stay tuned for a special guest speaker in this episode as well.. won’t want to miss!
57:21
September 25, 2019
11: The tip of the iceberg
Welcome to season 2! In today’s episode we embark on a conversation with Heather who brings us into the pivotal moment in her life that rewrote the direction she was headed. She gives us an important reminder that not everything we see is all of it..but usually just the tip of the iceberg.
53:50
September 18, 2019
10: Lets talk IEP
Here it is, the bonus episode!
23:43
September 7, 2019
9: There’s a surprise
Wrapping up Labor Day weekend thoughts & events I bring you in this episode
21:29
September 4, 2019
8: Conversation through answered questions
Your questions answered here
55:12
August 28, 2019
7: Rerouting
In today’s episode we reroute the direction that was intended for this episode! We bring back my favorite guy, my husband.. we scratch the surface on the views of a husband, father & the role he takes on as a special needs dad.
31:02
August 21, 2019
6: The balance act_part 3 of 3
We’re wrapping it all up in this final episode! The lessons I learned from the last two topics we discussed
46:55
August 14, 2019
5: The balance act_part 2 of 3
Today it’s all about family, siblings, friends, social life & just getting out in the community...fears that I’ve had, & adjustments that I’ve made along the way.
25:13
August 7, 2019
4: The balance act _part 1 of 3
Get ready! This is a 3 part series diving in to the massive topic around “balance” I’ve broken this topic into sub topics.. touching on a few big rocks in our lives. This is part 1 of 3, lets dive in; all things balance and how I find “balance” within my life
32:52
July 31, 2019
3: Table talk
In today’s Episode I bring to you a special guest on my show! It’s table talk so anything and everything is up for grabs in topic conversations today!
37:24
July 24, 2019
2: Choice determines the price
“How am I going to get through this?” “How can I keep going in-spite of?”.. sound familiar? In today’s episode I share about these two questions: How did we face this journey, & how were we able to continue moving forward in one of the most challenging events in our lives?
16:58
July 17, 2019
1: Welcome to holland!
Ever pictured your life to go a certain way only to realize it didn’t go anything like you planned? Well then... welcome to holland! I get pretty vulnerable this first episode, unpacking one of my biggest unplanned journeys and sharing the blessing in what seemed like a mess
15:31
July 10, 2019