You have a Superhero of Love inside you right now. Bridget Fonger, author of "Superhero of Love: Heal Your Broken Heart & Then Go Save the World" interviews superheroes who have healed their hearts and are in the business of inspiring others to love and be loved more than ever before.
EPISODE 112: When COVID Sparks Heart Magic with Rebecca Winn and Alicia Crysta Easter
Two previous guests (See Episodes 100 and 107) share ways that the pandemic has helped open, strengthen and inspire their hearts, sparking some forever changes for the mighty hearts. Both of these Supeheroes of Love are out in the world doing what they can to help us all heal our hearts.
First we hear from Alicia Crysta Easter of ACE Yoga LA who is a yoga and meditation instructor, a ray of light shining leading us through Black Lives Matter and guiding us toward better allyship. ACE is the creator of a new line of inspiring candles like this Superhero of Love beauty which says it all: I AM LOVE!
Next we hear from Bestselling Author, Rebecca Winn whose extraordinary book One Hundred Daffodils: Finding Beauty, Grace & Meaning When Things Fall Apart came out on Day #1 of the pandemic in her home town of Dallas, TX. Sometimes a change is sparked by a fairy godmother swooping in....Rebecca tells us one such real-life fairy tale lesson she received.
What mysterious gifts has the pandemic brought to your heart? Tune in to be inspired by some of the gifts you may have missed and others that you are bound to draw in.
EPISODE 111: Love Is Just Damn Good Business with Steve Farber
His company’s name is Extreme Leadership Institute, and bestselling author Steve Farber is as powerful as his company’s name implies.
He also has the giant heart and magical powers of Tinkerbell, and he's not afraid to admit that he shares her core value: Love.
In this episode, Steve talks about the magic he has created or observed in extremely successful businesses who lead with love, infuse love into their businesses and invest in what makes their customers feel loved because, as he says, “Love is just damn good business.”
It’s the name of his most recent book (Love is Just Damn Good Business: Do What You Love in the Service of the People Who Love What You Do), and the name of his podcast.
We invite you to leap into this inspiring conversation with Steve. LEAP, you ask? Yes, LEAP like his previous bestselling book's title portends: The Radical Leap: A Personal Lesson in Extreme Leadership. Steve brings our attention to this love-based inspiring acronym wherever he goes -- including in this episode:
You don't have to own or run a business to get value from Steve's love lessons. His advice is for all Superheroes of Love who want to make a difference in the world. The love we bring into our work lives spills into our personal lives, affects friends, family and beyond.
So tune in for a love tune-up!
EPISODE 110: Love in the Time of COVID with Arielle Ford
Arielle Ford is in the business of helping us FIND, KEEP and BE love. And she believes very much in "Love in the Time of COVID" and tells us why. She has written eleven books on the subject and just celebrated her 22nd anniversary with the love of her life, so she knows the stuff of love!
Arielle is also the sister of the renowned author/thought leader, Debbie Ford whose work is woven through Superhero of Love, and shares the story of how she brought Debbie's final book, Your Holiness: Discover the Light Within into the world five years after she passed away.
You can find Arielle, her books and all the free goodies she has to offer us all at arielleford.com.
You can find out all about Debbie, her legacy and books at debbieford.com.
EPISODE 109: Kicking Body, Mind & Soul Ass with Deja Riley
Deja Riley comes from kick ass pioneer blood as the daughter of The King of New Jack Swing, Teddy Riley. She is a musician, she had a band with her sisters, The Riley Band. She plays several instruments. She's a professional dancer having danced with the likes of Beyonce and Lady Gaga. She was even a Laker Girl. She's also a boxer who fused boxing with dance to create "Dance Out of the Box," a fitness method that you can find her teaching on PopSugar.
She's all that AND she's stepping into a leadership position teaching us all to move through the journey of making black lives matter while taking care of our hearts. She shows us we can be kind, loving, and gentle with our own hearts while kicking ass and making a difference.
Listen in to be inspired to step into true allyship.
You'll even hear from and about her dog, O.G.
Find Deja at dejariley.com. Follow her on Insta at Deja Riley AND Deja Riley Athletics
We mention Olympian Louise Hazel of Slay Gym's Open Letter to the Fitness Industry.
EPISODE 108: Sister Love Galore with Author/Podcaster Lian Dolan
Lian Dolan knows about sister love. She and her four sisters have been bringing their behind the scenes chats up front and center first in a radio show, first for WNYC public radio and then ABC radio, and then finally where they are now with their Satellite Sisters podcast. They talk about life and love and create a beautiful community encouraging people to do as they do: take care of their hearts with the support of family, friends and sometimes even strangers.
Lian shares how she sought support coming through a personal challenge that hit her life like a meteor sychronistically on the day she delivered the final manuscript of her new book.
She has two LA Times Bestsellers Elizabeth the First Wife, Helen of Pasadena. Her new novel The Sweeney Sisters just came out! It's about The four daughters of Bill Sweeney who find out at their father's funeral that they have another sibling. The adventure unfolds from there!
Find out more about Lian and her books at liandolan.com.
Find the Satellite Sisters Podcast wherever you get your podcasts!
EPISODE 107: Alicia Crysta Easter is ACE'ing Love & Leading Our Hearts Through BLM with Love
Alicia Crysta Easter "ACE" is an extraordinary woman who teaches yoga at ACE YOGA LA and at many other venues. She leads her classes with love and grace but after she posted her own Black Lives Matter verbal manifesto on Instagram Live, she stepped into a leadership position in the BLM movement. Hearts and souls are aching and exhausted -- including hers. Yet she leads herself and others each and every day to lead with love, grace, patience and forgiveness.
The audio of her Instagram Live is included in this episode.
Follow @AceYogaLA on Instagram and go to her webiste at aceyogala.com to find out how you can check out her classes to experience this gloriousness:
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