029: KAREN ALSOP – MAKING PICTURES WORTH MORE THAN 1000 WORDS

Sometimes interviews don’t go at all where you expect them to. We thought, “We’ll talk to Adam Brand about his life and his music and his tour”. Instead, we discovered a phantom story that keeps finding him, his alternative suggestions for the Golden Guitar and how he actually won Dancing With The Stars (nb. It wasn’t by dancing well). Adam …

028: ADAM BRAND – COUNTRY MUSIC, A DANCING STAR AND TALL TALES

Sometimes interviews don’t go at all where you expect them to. We thought, “We’ll talk to Adam Brand about his life and his music and his tour”. Instead, we discovered a phantom story that keeps finding him, his alternative suggestions for the Golden Guitar and how he actually won Dancing With The Stars (nb. It wasn’t by dancing well). Adam …

027: MARK WILSON: FAME, FIRE & FLARE (DANCING WITH THE STARS)

Mark Wilson is best known as a judge from Australia’s “Dancing with the Stars”. Prior to that, though, he was crowned Australian Dance Sport Champion five times. He loves everything about dance, having married his dance partner from his younger years. His three children have followed in his dancing steps. The success of living his passion was at its height …

026: JOEL BOGGESS – BORN TO RELAUNCH

Joel Boggess is the go-to guy for clarity, confidence and direction. He’s the guy people call when they’re feeling stuck, under-challenged or overwhelmed. As a radio veteran, bestselling author, and life coach, Joel teaches people how to relaunch their lives and start over with confidence. As Luke and Susie catch up with him in this episode, they learn a few …

025: JULIA TOIVONEN – FROM THE UNEXPECTED TO THE UNEXPECTED (PREMATURE BIRTH)

It was a normal work day. Julia was 27 weeks pregnant and nothing was out of the ordinary. Suddenly, everything changed and little did she know that this one moment would change the shape of her whole future. At 27 weeks, Julia delivered her first child, prematurely, leading him to have more than 100 night in hospital before going home. …

024: SHARON WITT – SURVIVING AND THRIVING THROUGH LIFE’S STORMS

Sharon Witt is a teacher, a speaker and an author of books targeting tweens and teens. She creates resources for young people and their parents as they navigate all the challenges faced through this sometimes awkward life stage. Behind the scenes, though, life has been incredibly challenging for Sharon who shares very vulnerably about her husband’s significant challenge with mental …

017: JOEL HURREY – HOW LANDSCAPING LED TO AN UNEXPECTED DREAM

Life can take some unexpected twists, as happened with our guest in this episode, Joel Hurrey. Beginning his professional life in landscaping, being supportive of his mate led to an unexpected entry into a television career. It captured him and then it ended. Joel shares about his experience of discovering a new dream, living it, losing it, questioning it and …

016: ZALI NASH – LOSING WEIGHT AND TRAVELING INJURED

It’s always wonderful to catch up with an old friend, which is exactly what happens in today’s episode. Today’s guest is Zali Nash, author of “Enough Already! How to Lose Weight Once and For All and Reclaim Your Life”. Susie and Zali worked together at World Vision in the early 2000’s and even travelled over to see some projects in …

015: BRAD BEER – AUTHOR, ATHLETE AND PHYSIOTHERAPIST

The human body is an incredible machine, capable of so much more than we imagine. Our guest in this episode knows this well as a physiotherapist and as a man who competed in a triathlon with broken bones and running in the wrong direction, whilst still placing. He’s an author, a business owner, a husband, a father, an athlete and …

013: DR LOREN CORDAIN – THE CREATOR OF THE PALEO ‘FAD DIET’

It’s an episode of challenges of the senses. Firstly, the tastebuds. “Paleo” is a popular form of eating for some and highly criticised by others. Though he doesn’t like it being called a “fad diet”, since it’s been around since men have walked the earth, our guest demonstrates the health benefits of getting back to basics with how we eat. …