Jessi Afshin is a distinctive voice on social media encouraging women to focus on their hearts, specifically in a fashion and instagram world. The My Darling Diary Podcast is a weekly heart-to-heart where Jessi dishes on her personal stories, dating advice, social media tips, seeds of wisdom, and super candid girl chats. Created to encourage and inspire, this personal podcast diary is designed to get deep and simply do life, together!
Finding Purpose in the Waiting
Let’s face it - waiting in life is inevitable. Jessi brings one of her wisest friends and mentors, Janet Ellis, to tell her stories of finding joy and peace in the waiting. Janet, an incredible storyteller, has lived through a lot of life and trials in the waiting - and opens up and shares her stories that apply to women of all ages and waiting in different seasons and timelines. Jessi and Janet talk about the ways they found true purpose, strength, peace and joy in their seasons of long waiting. One of the most encouraging episodes yet!
Social Media Side Effects with Blaze Shipley
Jessi sits down with her close friend, Blaze Shipley, for a real, honest and unfiltered girl chat to talk about the reality of social media, what it can do to your heart, its side effects, as well as battling comparison. Blaze opens up about her journey with Lyme’s disease and how she realized social media was worsening her disease and stealing her joy. The girls dive into becoming stronger, practical steps to find rest and both of their journeys to beat the online cycle of comparison.
Where Faith Found Me in My Career
Jessi sits down in her most candid episode yet where she tells the stories and moments of her past when she starts to find her faith and how it intersected with her career—all the way from age 15 to now. Jessi also dishes on how memories are the most important keepsakes in life.
The Singleness Sagas: How to Be Stronger
Jessi sits down with her boyfriend, David Fraga, and this time they dish guys’ and girls’ perspectives on dating apps, boys who love keeping “backpocket girls,” confrontation, guarding your heart and becoming stronger in the sagas of singleness.
Dear Mean Girl(s)
Jessi gets raw, real, and vulnerable as she talks the reality of girl world, her personal stories with mean girls, and how social media has paved the way for comparison and jealousy to be more present than ever. Jessi unpacks what real friendship should look like as well as small seeds of wisdom to create a healthier and kinder girl-on-girl world.
A Heart-to-Heart on Dating with David Fraga
Jessi Afshin invites her boyfriend, David Fraga, on the show to dish a heart-to-heart on the never-before-told story on how they met. The duo discusses how intentionality, clarity and a focus on God allowed David to lead the way in their relationship. David and Jessi not only discuss their personal stories of singleness and dating, but also tips for guarding your heart and honoring others through dating in the social media era.
Love love listening!
So many amazing conversations, I take away so much after each one❤️ Jess is wise beyond her years and such a great role model. 10/10 recommend!
Love this podcast 😍
Love this podcast so much! Jesse is so sweet and candid 💕
Love your podcast, topics and your heart and wisdom. If I could give one critic, it’s you talk over David quite often. Otherwise, I love you two together:)