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By Amanda Smith
Welcome to The Fearless Woman Podcast - your go to podcast for all things entrepreneur and life as a woman!
Every week we hear from a special guest or Amanda Smith on all things life, entrepreneurship, business, faith, and just being a woman today. These are stories and experiences to help you as your build a business or just a life that you love. You are welcome here, girl!
Episode 37: Embracing your purpose with Madison Anaya
I can't wait for you guys to hear this inspiring conversation I have with Madison Anaya! Madison quit her full-time job to work for herself and focus on what she's most passionate about! She has created a podcast of her own called The Fearless Chase Podcast  where her main direction is helping women embrace their purpose. 
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May 16, 2019
LIVE SHOW: You Can Sit With Us Dallas Girl Gang celebration, Women in community
This episode is so special. It’s the first live episode recording of a special conversation with some amazing women. Dallas Girl Gang shored their 2nd anniversary party and had a panel of women chatting about community, being unique but inclusive in our work, and finding authenticity.  Many of these women went through trials and tribulations to get where they are today. Listening to their stories show true examples of how you can accomplish anything that you are passionate in doing- no matter the obstacle.  Guests: Amber Lafrance of Culture Hype Christiana Yebra CEO of Vouch Dating App and founder of Millennial Clubs Brittany Cobb founder of Flea Style Dr. Cortney Baker founder of Kids Care Home Health Brittany Madrid of BZen TV Kristin Oneal Financial Advisor of Ashton Charles Resources: Alli Koch - Breakfast With Sis Podcast 
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May 9, 2019
Episode 35: Cafe with Monica : Just Talk About It
Monica Denais is a certified rehabilitation counselor and mental health advocate. Monica is the creator of Cafe with Monica, a podcast that depicts a millennial counselor’s view on how to deal with the everyday and not-so-everyday situations that surface in the lives of millennials all while drinking a cup of coffee. A large part of her experience has been successfully coaching and counseling hundreds of individuals to overcome the obstacles preventing them from reaching their personal and career goals. |  You can find Monica at @cafewithmonica on Instagram and her recent article in Voyage Dallas! http://voyagedallas.com/interview/meet-monica-denais-cafe-monica-trinity-groves/  as well as her website https://cafewithmonica.com/
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May 2, 2019
Episode 34: Jessica Honneger CEO of Noonday Collection
In this episode I get the pleasure of speaking with Jessia Honneger, the founder of Noonday Collection. Join us in this podcast as Jessica unpacks her journey through starting a business from ground zero. 
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April 25, 2019
Episode 33: Getting Ready W/ Amanda - Mark Cuban + Dallas Startup Week
Get ready with me while I talk about how I tackled Dallas Startup Week and the inspiration that I took home from listening to Mark Cuban speak. 
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April 18, 2019
Episode 32: Sisters, Sisters - Lacey Nitcher & Amanda Smith
I am so excited to get to put out this fun episode with my sister and hopefully give you some comedic relief. Love you Lacey!
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April 11, 2019
Episode 31: Doing life where you are, not where you wish you were - Shannan Martin
Speaker and writer , Shannan Martin, talks about how your neighbors and the people around you are the people that will help you learn and grow. We also talk about how she became an author and a journey that wasn't a part of her plan!  You can find Shannan here:  http://www.shannanmartinwrites.com/ https://www.instagram.com/shannanwrites/ https://twitter.com/shannanwrites
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April 4, 2019
Episode 30: Project Runway Contestant and Eco-fashion Designer Lela Orr
A true Southern girl, Lela Orr brings her eco-luxury aesthetic to this  season of Project Runway. After graduating from Parsons School of  Design, she pursued a career as a designer and has owned her own brand,  Ferrah, for the past three years. Lela founded Ferrah on the premise of  being eco-luxury, and, as of 2018 the line is cruelty-free with zero  waste. Lela has been using all-natural fabrics and dyeing processes  since realizing how wasteful the fashion industry can be. She first  became interested in fashion after going through international Vogue  magazines while growing up with her grandmother. Realizing that fashion  is more than clothes and more like wearable art, Lela followed her  passion to pursue a life designing.  Whether she is listening to Rihanna  or Patsy Cline in her studio or drawing inspiration from important  women in her life like her grandmother, Lela can’t believe she gets to  make a living doing what she loves. Connect with Lela: https://www.ferrah.co/ https://www.instagram.com/ferrahofficial/ https://www.instagram.com/lelachristiana/ https://www.facebook.com/ferrahofficial/
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March 28, 2019
Episode 29: A walk through the life and business of a full-time blogger! With Tanya Foster
Dallas Lifestyle Blogger, Tanya Foster, talks about her blogging journey and how she has created an audience throughout the past 5 years! We talk about being a full-time blogger, social media marketing and paid collaborations! You can find Tanya here:  https://tanyafoster.com/ https://www.instagram.com/tanyafosterblog/ https://www.facebook.com/tanyafosterblog/
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March 21, 2019
Episode 28: Your past does NOT determine your future...unless you let it. With Jessica Hurley
Jessica is the podcast host for The Stranded Podcast, a TEDx Speaker and Co-Founder of the LadyBoss Mastermind Organization. Her journey was not easy, but she didn't let her past define her. Jessica has become the best version of herself and continues to grow and evolve.  We talk about her journey of being a troubled teenager to an entrepreneur, how mentoring has helped her throughout the years and what is next for her! You can find Jessica through here: http://www.thestrandedphase.com/ https://www.instagram.com/jessicahurley__/ https://www.facebook.com/Thestrandedphase/
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March 14, 2019
Episode 27: From Teacher to Entrepreneur - "Turn your passion into words people get!" Jess Jordana Copy for Creatives
Jess and I connected a while back via social media, #ofcourse, and have been Insta buddies ever since. We finally caught up and chatted all things business on this episode and you will LOVE how she gives tips about content and copy for creative entrepreneurs. ABOUT JESS: Jessica Paxson is the owner and copywriter of Jess XO, a business that offers brand voice and messaging discovery and web copy. After leaving her teaching job, Jessica takes the first step to creating her own business and doing what she loves, writing. She helps shine the light to other businesses by creating a strategy and writing copy that will launch your business of YOUR dream! We talk about her story of transitioning from being a teacher to an entrepreneur, when to get a copywriter for your business and of course, the Enneagram! Here is where you can find Jessica: http://www.jessicajordana.com/ https://www.instagram.com/jessjordana/
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March 7, 2019
Episode 26: Therapy is GOOD and you're not crazy - therapists Julianne and Jacy
Jacy Rader and Julianne Schroeder are Licensed Professional Counselors, Registered Yoga Teachers, (and yes, best friends) who created Everyday Therapy Podcast, honest conversations about emotional wellness and self-development. Inspired by our journey in therapy as the clinician and client we realize therapy has so much to offer on and off the couch. Jacy and Julianne’s mission is to inspire mental and emotional wellness into your everyday life with stories and tools to navigate all the experiences life throws your way. We loved chatting about all the real things in relationships, working and life, and how people work together with personalities and our past experiences. You are going to especially appreciate this if you are an Enneagram lover! FIND THEM HERE: www.everydaytherapypodcast.com www.whiterockcounseling.com @everydaytherapypodcast on Instagram and Facebook 
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February 28, 2019
Episode 25: Running a photography business and taking the leap - Kendra Swalls
Kendra Swalls is the owner and photographer behind Paisley Layne Photography, a boutique style wedding and portrait studio located in the Dallas/Ft Worth area. As a former teacher, she loves helping other entrepreneurs chase their dreams and live their best lives through mentor programs, workshops and online education. When she isn't working you can find her hanging out with her family, perusing the aisles of Target or curled up on the couch with a glass of wine and a good book. You are going to hear us chat about education, teacher life,  side hustle life, and taking the LEAP! Here is where you can find Kendra online! www.paisleylaynephotography.com instagram.com/paisleylaynephotography SEO Crash Course - https://pages.convertkit.com/6fe9b11b86/c5dea66e1e
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February 21, 2019
Episode 24: Woman in ministry, author and creator Lauren Lane
Lauren lives in sunny San Diego, right at the beach, with her husband Kyle, a yellow lab named Stella and 5 chickens. She is the founder of GIVEN, a ministry to help women connect authentically with God, their own heart, and other women. The first GIVEN Guide through Matthew is a 12-week devotional journal with daily reading, journaling, and prayer prompts. Find out more at www.laurenlane.net and stay on the lookout for teaching videos!  Instagram: @laurenmichellelane Facebook: @laurenmichellelane Website: www.laurenlane.net Email: hello@laurenlane.net Promo code for 20% off: FEARLESS
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February 14, 2019
Episode 23: One of the most inspiring stories in female empowerment - Alexa Carlin
This episode with the bombshell Alexa Carlin will knock your socks off and give you a good kick in the pants. Think you're tired? Are you scared? Out of time or money? yup. She was all of those things. If Alexa can do it - YOU can do it. Personal links https://instagram.com/alexarosecarlin http://youtube.com/alexarosecarlin https://www.facebook.com/alexarosecarlin/ WEX links https://www.instagram.com/womenempowerx/ https://www.facebook.com/womenempowerx/ https://womenempowerx.com/
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February 7, 2019
Bonus Episode: My story - unedited, untouched, 100% real fruit juice the truth.
This episode comes to you today out of our normal schedule because it as time I shared my story about ministry. I truly hope that my vulnerable state and story of the real hard things we faced inspired and encourages you to tell YOUR STORY without shame or regret.  We look forward to hearing what your thoughts are and sharing with us at thefearlesswomanpodcast@gmail.com  happy weekend, y'all! -Amanda
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February 2, 2019
Episode 22: The Candid Millennial and Branding Yourself - Mary Robb
This episode with Mary Robb of The Candid Millennial, we get into being a woman + a millennial, career, blogging, and the importance of branding yourself! I love how Mary is just very clear and true to what her brand is all about. Check her out here on social! https://www.facebook.com/thecandidmillennial https://www.instagram.com/thecandidmillennial/  http://www.thecandidmillennial.com/ 
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January 31, 2019
Episode 21: A musician's journey, worship leader's dilemma, and seeing God's calling - Dara Maclean
This episode with Dara is SO PACKED full of good nuggets so get ready! Dig in and hold tight she's full of wisdom! FIND DARA HERE: http://www.daramaclean.com/ https://www.facebook.com/daramaclean/ https://www.instagram.com/daramaclean/?hl=en
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January 24, 2019
Episode 20: Kids, passions, marriage, and coffee with Jeanette Tapley
This conversation with Jeanette will bring you lots of comfort as a woman especially with kiddos - PURSUE YOUR DREAMS no matter what, y'all. We cannot wait to hear what you think about this episode! Jeanette's podcast: It's Time For Coffee Find her here: https://www.instagram.com/jeanettetapley/ https://itstimeforcoffeepod.com ----- Shop Touchstone Crystal by Swarovski for a Fearless Cause Fundraiser Shopping link: https://sites.touchstonecrystal.com/sites/beautifulsparkle/e/K4KFLK3G See our Catalog here: https://sites.touchstonecrystal.com/sharedfiles/content/sites/catalog/index.html
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January 17, 2019
Episode 19: Girl Boss Supporter, Entrepreneur, Coach, and more- Saratta Murphy!
Hey y'all! Thanks for taking this late episode! This conversation with Saratta was so fun, because even though I've know her for a little while now it seems, I got to learn so much more about her heart and life in this time ! FIND SARATTA ON THE INTERWEBS Website: https://www.sarattaspeaks.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sarattaspeaks/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SaRattaSpeaks/ Website: http://www.expressionsbracelets.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/expressionsbracelets/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ExpressionsBracelets/ ---- FEARLESS 2019 is coming... www.amandacsmith.com/fearless Tickets go on sale in MARCH so turn on notifications on insta @thefearlessevent and sign up for emails on my website! 
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January 11, 2019
Episode 18: Enneagram, Work, God's Healing with Gina Williford
Welcome to the first episode of 2019 with Gina Williford on Episode 18! Links to some great things we talked about! /// Enneagram: https://www.enneagraminstitute.com/type-descriptions/ 52 Lists for Happiness:  https://www.amazon.com/s/?ie=UTF8&keywords=52+lists+for+happiness&index=aps&tag=hydsma-20&ref=pd_sl_65mipezrwy_e&adgrpid=54136366977&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvadid=274839347235&hvpos=1t1&hvnetw=g&hvrand=483298847504326546&hvqmt=e&hvdev=m&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=1026607&hvtargid=kwd-299965439682 Uninvited:   https://www.uninvitedbook.com/about Searching for God Knows What: https://www.amazon.com/Searching-Knows-What-Donald-Miller/dp/1400202752
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January 3, 2019
Episode 17: Leveraging Social Media to tell a story and be authentic with Madison Tinder
Madison is a Social Media guru so definitely screenshot this episode on your listening app and tag @fearlesswomanpodcast on social! We talked about the power of social media and how one person can influence a whole community. She is full of some wonderful tips that you will be able to put into practice as soon as the episode is over! Madison is a firm believer that “social media is a great place to connect with like-minded individuals and potentially make friends that last a lifetime. You have the power to turn your "online side hustle" into a full time hustle with confidence, clarity and a consistent mind!” Madison’s course : https://www.lonestardigital.org/1-1-6-week-coaching applications for the 1:1 coaching : https://goo.gl/forms/rxVSXZXy0SwFvCe03 Find here on the internet here- Instagram: @madison.lonestar Facebook: @lonestarsocial LinkedIn: @madisontinder --------- FEARLESS 2019 EMAIL LIST http://eepurl.com/dsiifL CAMPAIGN https://ifundwomen.com/projects/fearless-conference-2019
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December 20, 2018
Episode 16: Alynda Long - Faith Over Fear
In this episode, Alynda and I open up the conversation of her story through abuse, depression, anxiety, motherhood, and her ministry “Faith Beyond Fear”. Alynda goes out on a limb every time she shares her story because it’s not pretty, like all of our stories! They are not tied up in a bow, friends! We do talk about being a teacher, depression, suicide, sexual abuse, marriage, pornography issues, and more - so please be aware. We cannot wait for this to change lives! Find Alynda everywhere here: www.faithbeyondfear.com www.alyndalong.com www.awifelikeme.com pinterest.com/alynda twitter.com/alyndalong instagram.com/alyndalong facebook.com/alyndalong facebook.com/faithbeyondfear ---------------------------------------- Lives shows are coming in 2019! Sign up for all things podcast http://eepurl.com/gasg0H
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December 13, 2018
Episode 15: Building a meaningful life with career and business -Actress and Entrepreneur Jenna Boyd
Thanks for tuning in! This episode is with the lovely Jenna Boyd! She is an actress, entrepreneur, and such a kind person. Just a heads up, Jenna’s signal was a little weak at points, but she so graciously jumped on the call on her phone after an audition and this conversation was literally so much fun! Find Jenna online below: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0101799/ https://twitter.com/jennamboyd?lang=en https://www.instagram.com/jennamboyd/?hl=en Atypical https://www.netflix.com/Kids/title/80117540 Other mentions in the show: https://www.daveramsey.com/ https://www.daveramsey.com/resources/business https://www.daveramsey.com/store/product/entreleadership-by-dave-ramsey-ebook Remember you can send in all submissions to thefearlesswomanpodcast@gmail.com Visit amandacsmith.com/fearless for all things FEARLESS (conference, updates, etc.) For all things Rodan+Fields www.amandacsmith.myrandf.com
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December 6, 2018
Episode 14: Starting a lifestyle brand, Oprah, Margarita Mamas,& more with Mica May of May Designs!
Ever seen a gorgeous end-cap at Target with beautiful planners, notebooks, and goodies that say "May Designs" on it? Well, we're bringing the mastermind behind the brand to YOU this episode! Mica May of May Designs joins us for a good long chat about starting her brand, scaling the business, success, failure, being a mom....literally you name it! This was such a pinch-me moment for the show and we want to thank Mica and the team for their time on the show! --- http://www.maydesigns.com. Please tag @maydesigns and @micamay when you hear this episode- they want to see who is loving this episode!! From November 29 - December 13, you can go to www.maydesigns.com and use code FEARLESS20 for 20% off your order!
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November 29, 2018
Episode 13: Women owned business, body positivity, & strong women! -Christine Finklea of KaiaFIT
Get ready for a boss-woman who will make you feel like you can do anything! Christine and I get into what KaiaFIT is all about and how she found it in her life journey. talk about a #fitfam :) Find them on the internet below! www.northdallas.kaiafit.com Kaia Fit North Dallas is amazing! They’re a women only fitness training center. Not only do they hel... p transform your physical body, they help transform you from within through their amazing, kind, encouraging hearts for empowering women. Any age, any ability is welcome at Kaia Fit. https://www.facebook.com/kaiafitnorthdallas/?ref=bookmarks https://www.instagram.com/kaia_fit_north_dallas/
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November 26, 2018
Episode 12: Community, Girl Gang, and the whole "#youcansitwithus" story with Amanda Smith
In this episode of TFWP, Amanda talks about the community that she founded, Dallas Girl Gang, and how it organically grew to over 2,000 women in their community. Women NEED community now more than ever and she is striving to create just that, and eliminate women-on-women hate. Find them on the internet everywhere as @dallasgirlgang Visit www.dallasgirlgang.com to sign up for local events and special perks! Launching in 2019: DGG BOSS for the female entrepreneur and creative DGG BESTIE for the girl looking for a good social time DGG PARTNER for the business who wants to benefit from the DGG community and get special perks like listed on the DGG website.
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November 23, 2018
Episode 11: Pursuing your dreams while still in a "9-5" job with Twana Moore
Twana is such a BOSS y'all I wish I worked for her at my own school! You are going to hear how she started her own brand, is working around her schedule as an administrator at a public school + 2 boys in school and sports, and still finds time for friends and family! Her hustle is nothing short of inspiring. @personallyshe on social media (FB, IG, & Twitter) www.personallyshe.com Coaches: Caris - @learnwithcaris and @dfashionpreneurs on IG https://www.learnwithcaris.com/getstarted Akilah - @onlineboutiquesource on FB and IG Twana also referenced the Trello app for productivity!
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November 15, 2018
Episode 10: Changing the world and Empowering Women with Jenny Nuccio founder of Imani Collective
This episode is brought to you by LOTS of hard work and dreams :) Jenny is such a boss and you will love hearing about how she is empowering women across the world, quite literally, with her company. www.imanicollective.com https://www.instagram.com/imanicollective/ https://www.facebook.com/imanicollective/ references: Yellow Co. and Joanna Waterfall - https://yellowco.co/ Ashley - Sisterhouse Collective https://www.sisterhousecollective.com/
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November 8, 2018
Episode 9: Navigating anxiety & transitions while pursuing Jesus + business w/ Christen Marie
Christen Marie Lockett and I chat about business and career while going through anxiety and transitioning to the REAL world. “An idle mind is the devils playground.” - quote from the episode! @christenmarie @lockettuppr Find Christen on social media and the internet below! Personal: https://instagram.com/christennmariee?utm_source=ig_profile_share&igshid=y1g2cxzrg9wu PR: https://instagram.com/lockettuppr?utm_source=ig_profile_share&igshid=1lgi0e1cmyuie FAB: https://instagram.com/_fablife?utm_source=ig_profile_share&igshid=jehd3dy1mcsp
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November 1, 2018
Episode 8: Shanelle of Mochas and Mimosas
Tune into this episode and you will laugh, take notes, and then want a mimosa so badly! We dig into how Shanelle is a mom and wife, but also has started a blog, is creating community, and all the brunch loveliness! We want to do all the things as go-getter women, right? Shanelle raps it out with me how we try but cannot, but we CAN struggle well. She is a sweet sweet soul, y'all! Find Shanelle everywhere on social media as @mochasandmimosas ! Website: http://mochasandmimosas.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mochasandmimosas/ Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/mochasandmimosas/?ref=bookmarks Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/mochasmimosas/mochas-and-mimosas/
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October 25, 2018
Episode 7: Kat Smith - Mudleaf Coffee
Kat is such a visionary and lover of people, so naturally we're friends now. Find Mudleaf Coffee here: https://mudleafcoffee.com/ @mudleafcoffee Instagram facebook.com/mudleafcoffeecatering
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October 18, 2018
Episode 6: Jena Glover - Peckish Pies
This chat with Jena could have gone on for HOURS!! It will be such a fun listen, you won't regret it. NOTES FROM JENA: https://www.facebook.com/jenagloverrealtor/ https://www.instagram.com/jena_dfwrealtor_/ http://peckishpies.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PeckishPies/ https://www.instagram.com/peckishpies/?hl=en Texas Real Estate Commission Information About Brokerage Services Why is this happening with Chris Hayes. Book dale Carnegie -how to make friends and influence people. Tony Robbins - the time of your life
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October 11, 2018
Episode 5: Work Life Balance
Work life balance- what is it? Cozi app Planoly for social media Calendly for scheduling meetings/calls and more!
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October 6, 2018
Episode 4: Abby & Andie - Cote Boutique
Thank you for listening to my chat with Andie & Abby! Check them out online and help support hurricane relief in their area! Website - www.coteboutiques.com Instagram - www.instagram.com/coteboutique Fashion show tickets/donations for True Justice International - www.coteboutique.eventbrite.com
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October 4, 2018
The Fearless Woman Podcast Episode 3: Kayla Combs - The Make Up Story
My chat with Kayla was SO GOOD for my soul. We get into business, Jesus, and following God's plan! Find her on: themakeupstory.com instagram.com/the.makeupstory
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September 27, 2018
The Fearless Woman Pocast Ep. 2: Jess + Amanda
My best friend Jessica Stewart joins me to chat about her journey in our post-college life and we laugh at all the dumb things we do and say. Enneagram / The Road Back to You https://www.theroadbacktoyou.com Myers Briggs: https://www.16personalities.com Your Unique Design: https://www.youruniquedesign.com
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September 20, 2018
The Fearless Woman Podcast Episode 1: Welcome To Where You Belong!
Welcome to the FIRST episode of The Fearless Woman Podcast! I'm so glad you are here! Find Amanda Smith everywhere on social media: https://www.instagram.com/asmithbeauty/ https://www.instagram.com/dallasgirlgang/ https://www.instagram.com/fearlesswomanpodcast/ https://www.instagram.com/fearlessevent/ https://www.instagram.com/amandasmithevents/
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September 3, 2018
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