To Emerge

Women Emerging Through Adversity

An episode of To Emerge

By Becca Erickson
This is To Emerge, a podcast where women share stories of rising up. Hosted by co-founder of Emerge Mothers Academy, Becca Erickson.
Available on 11 platforms
Kylee Leonetti - Sparking entrepreneurship, seizing motherhood
Kylee Leonetti is a Twin Cities-based entrepreneur. She is the founder of Girl Creative MSP, Leonetti Confetti, and Kylee and Christian Creative. Hear her journey through single motherhood to building creative businesses and empowering others along the way!
September 18, 2018
Emily Garnett - Living with breast cancer and serving others along the way
Emily Garnett is a New York-based mother, attorney, blogger, and podcaster. Emily was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer. She is using her journey to come alongside others with cancer. Hear her story of rising up in the midst of adversity.
September 11, 2018
Laurel Goulson - Finding identity apart from motherhood.
Laurel Goulson is a Twin Cities-based photographer and producer of the To Emerge podcast. Hear Laurel share her experience in having twins, running a business, and learning to find her identity apart from these roles. The To Emerge podcast is sponsered by Emerge Mothers Academy, a Twin Cities nonprofit equipping single moms.
September 4, 2018
Thursday Three - 3 Helpful back to school tips
Becca Erickson shares 3 helpful tips to make back to school a smooth transition for your family. Whether your kids are in public, private, or homeschool, these tips will help you ease back into school season. Becca Erickson is co-founder of Emerge Mothers Academy, the sponsor of the To Emerge Podcast. EMA is a Twin Cities nonprofit equipping single moms.
August 30, 2018
Becca Erickson - How to come alongside the single moms in your life
Becca Erickson is a co-founder of Emerge Mothers Academy, a Twin Cities nonprofit supporting single moms. In this episode, hear Becca share practical ways to support single moms in your life.
August 28, 2018
Thursday Three -3 Interpersonal Parallels of Chemistry and Physics
Hear our host, Becca Erickson, share 3 interpersonal parallels chemistry and physics offer to people of resilience. Becca is a co-founder of Emerge Mothers Academy, a non-profit empowering single moms in the Twin Cities.
August 23, 2018
Beth Zustiak - Rising Up After Pregnancy Loss
Beth Zustiak, of Twin Cities Moms Blog, shares walking through multiple losses in pregnancy. Hear her talk about her desire to be open to let other women know they aren't alone. You can find mothering resources from Beth and her team at, For more information about the To Emerge sponsor, Emerge Mothers Academy, visit our website, Emerge Mothers Academy is a nonprofit in the Twin Cities supporting single moms.
August 21, 2018
Thursday Three - 3 Lessons When Meeting New Friends
Becca Erickson shares 3 lessons in meeting new friends. Becca is the host of the To Emerge podcast and co-founder of our sponsor, Emerge Mothers Academy. EMA is a Twin Cities nonprofit that equips single-moms. For more information, visit
August 16, 2018
Emily Anderson - Fostering wonder and resiliency
Emily Anderson is a licensed independent social worker with Emerge Mothers Academy. She shares her passion for social work, seeing others come to believe they will overcome hardship, and gaining resiliency. For more information on Emerge Mothers Academy, visit
August 14, 2018
Thursday Three - 3 Inspiring Podcasts
Hear our host, Becca Erickson, share 3 podcasts that currently inspire her. Becca is a co-founder of Emerge Mothers Academy, a non-profit empowering single moms.
August 9, 2018
Pam Lanhart - Helping families through substance abuse
Pam Lanhart works with Thrive Family Support walking alongside families who have a loved one struggling with substance abuse. Pam shares her story of parenting a son with an addiction and how it steered her life to come alongside others. For more information, visit
August 7, 2018
Nicki Mikolai - Mental Health Advocate
Nicki Mikolai is a mental health advocate and single mom. Her shop, Elite Sparrow creates custom tees and donates a percentage to mental health advocates. Hear her story of walking with depression and being vulnerable as a means to end the stigma around mental health.
July 31, 2018
Thursday Three - 3 baby names that got vetoed
Becca Erickson, Co-Found of Emerge Mothers Academy and the host of To Emerge, shares 3 baby names that got vetoed.
July 26, 2018
Emerge Mothers Academy
Becca Erickson is interviewed by Twin Cities Collective on starting Emerge Mothers Academy. EMA is the sponsor of To Emerge. EMA is a nonprofit based in Minnesota that works to equip single mothers with the tools they need to emerge as confident women and caring moms.
July 24, 2018
Danielle Cotter - Postpartum depression advocate
Danielle Cotter works as a licensed marriage and family therapist at Family Services and Co-director of Outreach for Pregnancy & Postpartum Support Minnesota. Hear her story of overcoming postpartum and being an advocate for other women.
July 17, 2018
Thursday Three - 3 books that got me through a hard time
Becca Erickson shares 3 books that have impacted here during a hard time. Books by authors Jenny Sandford, Brene Brown, and Pattie Mallette.
July 12, 2018
Gina Richards - When Motherhood Turns to Advocacy
Gina Richards shares her story of her son's diagnosis of DiGeorge Syndrome and how it caused her to turn to advocacy for other mothers walking through the same diagnosis.
July 10, 2018
Thursday Three - 3 Songs that got me through rock bottom
Thursday Three is a short segment of anything from three quick tips to feel inspired, to favorite books, meals, or songs. A quick list to make you laugh or feel solidarity. Always three things and always on a Thursday.
July 5, 2018
Anna Kohler- Embracing unexpected joy and trials in motherhood
Hear a Twin Cities mother share her story of finding out she was having twins and her rock bottom moment of learning her oldest daughter needed brain surgery.
July 3, 2018
Adrienne Frank - A mother with endurance and intentionality
Hear Adrienne Frank shares her story of surviving cancer and gaining endurance for the sake of her son. Adrienne is a mom who is intentional and aware of living out her love, by her actions and words.
June 26, 2018
Alison Surratt - The phone call no parent should ever hear
Alison Surratt, of ProjectLeoWilliam&, shares her story of grief and healing.
June 19, 2018
Amanda LaGrange - Facing the Fear of Failure
Amanda LaGrange, CEO of Tech Dump and Tech Discounts, shares about her passion for creating jobs, being nominated for a Bush Fellowship, and opens up about facing the fear of failure.
June 12, 2018
Dr. DelRae Messer - Persistence Through Resistance
Dr. DelRae Messer shares her inspiring story of determination, defining her own worth and blessing others.
June 6, 2018
Women Emerging Through Adversity
To Emerge is all about women, mothers, and enterprises choosing to rise up and emerge through adversity.
May 30, 2018
Make your own podcast for free with Anchor!