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Suddenly Sisters

Suddenly Sisters

By Chon Smith & Erika Jones

Suddenly Sisters follows step-sisters, Chon and Erika, as they discuss all things adulting. From blending families, being married, dealing with the daily grind, and going to therapy, they cover a variety of topics. Tune in monthly to learn more about how their sisterhood helps them traverse life's challenges and successes.
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Ep 9: Suddenly You're A Mom
Ep 9: Suddenly You're A Mom
This episode, which was recorded on Mother's Day 2022, is about Chon and Erika's motherhood journey. Things that worked and things that are a work in progress. Chon briefly mentions that she is a single mom by choice. If you'd like to know more about that part of her story, she wrote a blog about it! Click here to read Mommying My Way.  And Erika has "issues" with Mother's Day. Click here to read why Confessions from a Reformed Hater. 
31:37
May 10, 2022
Ep S8: Suddenly In Another Phase of Life
Ep S8: Suddenly In Another Phase of Life
Chon and Erika discuss the recent loss of a friend and the grieving process. They also discuss ways to grieve and what we can do to prepare for the next phase of life. Mentioned in this episode:  Ways to Get Throught Grieve      https://health.clevelandclinic.org/grief-whats-normal-whats-not-and-13-tips-to-get-through-it/ Chon's Church - Sermon about Grieve and Mourning      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zt-qwttYRIQ&t=1999s
37:12
March 27, 2022
Ep 7: Suddenly Searching... For Real Love (Part 2)
Ep 7: Suddenly Searching... For Real Love (Part 2)
Chon and Erika continue the conversation about love, focusing on Erika's story. And Chon gives an "update" for hers. It's good too yall. 
44:34
March 13, 2022
Ep 6: Suddenly Sampled
Ep 6: Suddenly Sampled
In today's episode, Chon and Erika flashback to the 1990s. The best decade, according to them! They discuss the music that holds memories, happy and sad, and all the things in between. Enjoy this trip down memory!
48:09
February 15, 2022
Ep 4: Suddenly Searching... For Real Love (Part 1)
Ep 4: Suddenly Searching... For Real Love (Part 1)
Chon and Erika discuss the ups, downs and ever changing landscape of relationships in 2021. This is part 1 of 2.
32:29
December 31, 2021
Ep 5: Suddenly It's Over... Bye 2021!
Ep 5: Suddenly It's Over... Bye 2021!
Chon and Erika answer a series of questions about their 2021, including highlights, best meals and what they are looking forward to in 2022. Happy New Year yall!
44:02
December 31, 2021
Ep 3: Suddenly Sickle Cell
Ep 3: Suddenly Sickle Cell
Erika discusses her experiences with having children with sickle cell disease. Click the link below to read the article that Chon was referencing. https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/gene-therapies-could-transform-sickle-cell-disease-into-a-curable-illness/2018/12/03/5635f70c-f3f6-11e8-aeea-b85fd44449f5_story.html And here is the book that Chon is using in her classroom: Look Both Ways by Jason Reynolds
46:50
September 26, 2021
Ep 2: Suddenly on a Family Vacation
Ep 2: Suddenly on a Family Vacation
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While on a family vacation, Erika, Chon, and some special guests discuss the benefits of vacationing with their families. 
01:05:00
September 03, 2021
Ep 1: Suddenly Book Nerds - Homegoing
Ep 1: Suddenly Book Nerds - Homegoing
Suddenly Sisters are Suddenly Book Nerds! This episode discusses the book, Homegoing, by Yaa Gyasi. Want to purchase the book? Click here. Bonus: Chon and Erika's Book Recommendations!
47:22
August 23, 2021
Introducing Suddenly Sisters
Introducing Suddenly Sisters
This is the introduction episode of Suddenly Sisters with Chon and Erika!
06:44
August 07, 2021