Not The Way I Planned is a podcast for anyone whose life has not ended up the way they thought it would. You'll find inspiring interviews, plus tips and tricks to living your best life, even if it's not the life you planned.
The thought of losing your 7-year-old is unfathomable. Losing a child should simply never happen, but for reasons we don’t know now, it does. Nixon Whatcott bravely battled osteosarcoma for nearly a year and a half. A once very active little boy, he faced losing […]
The Single Parent Project
Being a single parent is undoubtedly challenging. One of the most humbling aspects is getting by financially on one income. We live in a two-income household world and it’s increasingly difficult to make one income work. This is where “The Single Parent Project” comes to […]
Fumbling Through Finances
I have always held my self worth in the same space as my riches. I thought my parents would love me more and I would love myself more if I was successful with money and in my career. I still struggle with these thoughts as […]
Accepting And Loving My Transgender Child
I’ll never forget the day that I met Carmen Parker. Our sons were in the same kindergarten class and we met up at a park to let the boys play. As a few years past by we both faced divorce. She was a bright light […]
Molly Bice Jackson has faced the unthinkable. She’s lost one of the most precious people in her life, her beautiful daughter Lucy. Molly’s tragic story has stuck with me for over a decade. I’ve found my heart aching for someone I’ve never met. I’ve found […]
Luke’s Battle with OCD
I don’t think I’ve even met anyone who has more valiantly fought obsessive compulsive disorder, or “OCD” like 19-year-old, Luke Davenport. We’re not talking about you like things a little nice and tidy “OCD.” Obsessive Compulsive Disorder made it very difficult for Luke to finish […]
Carly is my niece and I’m so proud of her and this podcast! Every time I listen, I want more! She’s a woman who’s taken her “mess and made it her message”. Everyone can learn from her guests, even if you don’t have the same trial they have!
So relatable! Great start, can’t wait for more!!