95 episodes

Do you find yourself standing on the edge of a high dive wishing you could cannonball with fearless exhilaration like you did when you were ten? But you're frozen. What's holding you back? Fear of the unknown? Procrastination? Self-doubt? Others judging you? Fear of failing? This podcast is about making connections and having conversations that will inspire you to action. Amy Schmidt is right alongside you on this journey, and you'll feel like you're sitting on the couch with her, as her guests share their incredible stories and their insight. Let's change the narrative around midlife. It's not a crisis, it's an opportunity. Let's #cannonballwithconfidence We haven't peaked yet; we are just getting started.

Fearlessly Facing Fifty‪™‬ Amy Schmidt

    • Self-Improvement
    • 5.0 • 67 Ratings

Do you find yourself standing on the edge of a high dive wishing you could cannonball with fearless exhilaration like you did when you were ten? But you're frozen. What's holding you back? Fear of the unknown? Procrastination? Self-doubt? Others judging you? Fear of failing? This podcast is about making connections and having conversations that will inspire you to action. Amy Schmidt is right alongside you on this journey, and you'll feel like you're sitting on the couch with her, as her guests share their incredible stories and their insight. Let's change the narrative around midlife. It's not a crisis, it's an opportunity. Let's #cannonballwithconfidence We haven't peaked yet; we are just getting started.

    EP 92: Adapt and overcome. A conversation with Kara Foulk and Valerie Albarda

    EP 92: Adapt and overcome. A conversation with Kara Foulk and Valerie Albarda

    We all know that MS comes with many challenges, but there is a lot that you CAN DO! Join two inspiring women, Valerie Albarda and Kara Foulk as they delve into what can keep you motivated and moving forward after being diagnosed with MS. Both women talk...

    • 41 min
    EP 91: Let's put a little YAY in our day with Meaghan Murphy

    EP 91: Let's put a little YAY in our day with Meaghan Murphy

    Ever wish you were one of those upbeat, positive people who embrace every day with a can-do mindset that motivates others and simply makes life more fun? Longtime magazine editor Meaghan B Murphy is one of those high-energy people–and she’s here to...

    • 38 min
    EP 90: The challenge. Who am I?

    EP 90: The challenge. Who am I?

    There are so many times in a woman's life when this question comes to mind.  Who am I?  And of course it evolves over time.  And it also is something very difficult for many women to articulate.  They tend to undervalue themselves. My challenge to you...

    • 3 min
    EP 89: It all works out. A conversation with Michelle DiMiceli

    EP 89: It all works out. A conversation with Michelle DiMiceli

    What would it be like to have your world turned upside down with doctor visits and surgeries?  What would it be like to have a diagnosis and future that looks very different from what you could have imagined.  In today's episode you will meet, Michelle...

    • 38 min
    EP 88: Pearls From Persis: Age is just a number

    EP 88: Pearls From Persis: Age is just a number

    How about traveling to Tanzania at 85 and then to Iceland at 90?  Meet Persis Laverack...a 93 year -old woman who will share her insight and pearls with all of us.  Think of this as one of those amazing fireside chats with Roosevelt.  This conversation...

    • 29 min
    EP 87: Marriage, Motherhood & Mourning: A conversation with Laura Fahrenthold

    EP 87: Marriage, Motherhood & Mourning: A conversation with Laura Fahrenthold

    A former NY Daily News crime reporter and a 14-year continuing tenure as content editor at Woman's World Magazine, Laura Fahrenthold shares her journey of picking up the pieces after the passing of her husband.  She drives an RV 31,152 miles across N....

    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
67 Ratings

67 Ratings

WatsonAnn ,

Episode 91

Meaghan’s advice about positive attitude is addicting! Enjoyed this episode!

BetterEtc ,

Thank you!

Loved our chat!! Thank you, Amy for helping all of us fearlessly face fifty! ❤️, Trista

pashaudacious ,

Seen and heard

Thank you, Amy, for creating a platform and community where people 50 and up feel seen and heard. I thoroughly enjoy your podcasts and am inspired by your mission.

Top Podcasts In Self-Improvement

Listeners Also Subscribed To