40 episodes

The Fun with Friends Podcast explores what happens when you stop overthinking and start doing. It’s a podcast about pushing yourself, trying new things, and getting out there. Whether it’s traveling to a new place, checking items off of your bucket list, or starting your own business, we cover it all.

So get out there, try something new, and have some fun! Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/funwithfriendspodcast/support

The Fun with Friends Podcas‪t‬ Allison Coutts

    • Places & Travel
    • 5.0 • 30 Ratings

The Fun with Friends Podcast explores what happens when you stop overthinking and start doing. It’s a podcast about pushing yourself, trying new things, and getting out there. Whether it’s traveling to a new place, checking items off of your bucket list, or starting your own business, we cover it all.

So get out there, try something new, and have some fun! Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/funwithfriendspodcast/support

    S2E14: Halle's Comet Designs-Stellar art for colorful hearts!

    S2E14: Halle's Comet Designs-Stellar art for colorful hearts!

    "My dream is to cover the world in colorful paint through my inspirations of pop culture and nostalgia."

    Join Allie and her guest, Halle Castille of Halle's Comet Designs. In this week's episode we chat about Halle's artwork, how she got started as an artist, how the pandemic has affected her, and how artists can pivot in the time of COVID to grow their art following.

    Halle is a recent graduate from the University of North Georgia and artist. She founded her art studio, Halle’s Comet Designs, in 2017 and now she owns her self-established studio achieving her dream to cover the world with colorful paint.

    Halle's unique style is heavily inspired by pop culture and nostalgia and her art is full of color, happiness, and fun!

    You can find Halle on social media and on her website:


    Instagram/Facebook/TikTok: @hallescometdesigns  
    Website: www.hallescometdesigns.com
    LinkedIn: Halle Castille

    You can follow the Fun with Friends Podcast on social media as well!


    Instagram: @funwithfriendspodcast and @coutts_creations   
    Twitter: @funfriendspod1  
    Email: funfriendspodcast@gmail.com
    Website: couttscreations.com

    If you're enjoying the podcast be sure to like,  subscribe, rate, and review!

    Music by: Stuart McNair

    Song: The Voodoo Thing


    Website: www.stuartmcnair.com  
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stuartmcnairsongs   
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCg5HCOWNemVOwewEEaywrNg   
    iTunes: https://music.apple.com/us/artist/stuart-mcnair/275099102   
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3GEPUyDRJxsD9eexTolDO6?si=teenLa_yTM-z4lJndAkqew


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    • 52 min
    S2E13: 2020 in Review

    S2E13: 2020 in Review

    In this week’s episode I take a look back at the dumpster fire that was 2020 and share the highlights of my year both good and bad. I also look back at S1E8: 2019 in Review and see what goals/hopes I set for myself at the beginning of 2020. Did I achieve everything I set out to in 2020? Tune in to find out!

    You can follow the Fun with Friends Podcast on social media!


    Instagram:  @funwithfriendspodcast and @coutts_creations    
    Twitter: @funfriendspod1    
    Email: funfriendspodcast@gmail.com
    Website: couttscreations.com

    If you're enjoying the podcast be sure to like,  subscribe, rate, and review!

    Music by: Stuart McNair

    Song: The Voodoo Thing


    Website: www.stuartmcnair.com   
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stuartmcnairsongs    
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCg5HCOWNemVOwewEEaywrNg    
    iTunes: https://music.apple.com/us/artist/stuart-mcnair/275099102    
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3GEPUyDRJxsD9eexTolDO6?si=teenLa_yTM-z4lJndAkqew


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    • 43 min
    S2E12: Beauty Beyond the Threshold: How International Volunteering Saved My Life

    S2E12: Beauty Beyond the Threshold: How International Volunteering Saved My Life

    This week's episode is with best-selling author Tiffany Mosher. ⁣

    ⁣Tiffany's book, Beauty Beyond the Threshold, is a raw account of her struggles with depression and anxiety and how solo travel and volunteering helped her step out of her comfort zone and saved her life.⁣

    ⁣Tiffany's story also reflects how stepping out of your comfort zone can result in growth. ⁣ In pushing past your threshold you may discover that you're capable of so much more.  Her story is truly an inspiring one so I hope you'll give it a listen and it will definitely have you thinking about how stepping out of your comfort zone and challenging yourself can positively impact your life!

    Join us the week of Jan 25th for an Instagram Live Q&A

    You can find Tiffany on social media and on her website:


    Instagram: @author_tiffany_mosher
    Website: www.tiffanymosher.com
    Pick up her book on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Tiffany-Mosher/e/B08PW1TC9Y%3Fref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share

    You can follow the Fun with Friends Podcast on social media as well!


    Instagram:  @funwithfriendspodcast and @coutts_creations   
    Twitter: @funfriendspod1   
    Email: funfriendspodcast@gmail.com

    If you're enjoying the podcast be sure to like,  subscribe, rate, and review!

    Music by: Stuart McNair

    Song: The Voodoo Thing


    Website: www.stuartmcnair.com  
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stuartmcnairsongs   
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCg5HCOWNemVOwewEEaywrNg   
    iTunes: https://music.apple.com/us/artist/stuart-mcnair/275099102   
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3GEPUyDRJxsD9eexTolDO6?si=teenLa_yTM-z4lJndAkqew


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    • 43 min
    S2E11: Your MEscape

    S2E11: Your MEscape

    Curious to know what life is like as an expat in Finland? 

    If so, join Allie and her guest, Shelly of Your MEscape, in this week’s episode as we chat about Shelly's experiences living abroad in Finland for over 20 years, what it's like raising a child abroad, and her life and travel coaching business!

    Shelly is a self-professed yoga and coffee snob that loves to help people! She's lived in Helsinki, Finland for 27 years, has raised a child there and her claim to fame is that she brought the coffee-to-go concept to Finland. 

    Her goal as a life and travel coach is to empower people that are stuck in autopilot to take action to kick-start the transformations that they want to make. These changes can be to their lives or in their careers.⁣ She aims to encourage and support others in finding themselves and making concrete plans for how they can make changes.⁣

    Join us the week of Jan 11th for an Instagram Live Q&A

    You can find Shelly on social media and on her website:


    Instagram: @yourmescape
     Website: www.yourmescape.com 

    You can follow the Fun with Friends Podcast on social media as well!


    Instagram:  @funwithfriendspodcast and @coutts_creations  
    Twitter: @funfriendspod1  
    Email: funfriendspodcast@gmail.com

    If you're enjoying the podcast be sure to like,  subscribe, rate, and review!

    Music by: Stuart McNair

    Song: The Voodoo Thing  


    Website: www.stuartmcnair.com 
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stuartmcnairsongs  
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCg5HCOWNemVOwewEEaywrNg  
    iTunes: https://music.apple.com/us/artist/stuart-mcnair/275099102  
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3GEPUyDRJxsD9eexTolDO6?si=teenLa_yTM-z4lJndAkqew


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    • 1 hr 3 min
    S2E10: Unwrap Your Map

    S2E10: Unwrap Your Map

    Have you ever wanted to work abroad but you didn't know how to start the process?

    Join Allie and her guest, Geneva of Unwrap Your Map, in this week’s episode as we chat about working and living abroad, how to be a packing pro, and other fun travel tips and tricks. 

    Geneva is an avid traveler and travel coach! She focuses on helping make your travel dreams a reality through budgeting, work abroad programs, and helping you develop travel goals so you get the most out of your trips.

    Join us the week of Dec. 14th for an Instagram Live Q&A

    You can find Geneva on social media and her website:


    Instagram: @unwrapyourmap
     Website: www.unwrapyourmap.com
    Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/unwrapyourmap

    You can follow the Fun with Friends Podcast on social media as well!


    Instagram:  @funwithfriendspodcast and @coutts_creations 
    Twitter: @funfriendspod1 
    Email: funfriendspodcast@gmail.com

    Music by: Stuart McNair


    Song: The Voodoo Thing 
    Website: www.stuartmcnair.com 
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stuartmcnairsongs 
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCg5HCOWNemVOwewEEaywrNg 
    iTunes: https://music.apple.com/us/artist/stuart-mcnair/275099102 
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3GEPUyDRJxsD9eexTolDO6?si=teenLa_yTM-z4lJndAkqew


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    • 54 min
    S2E9: We Will Always Have Ireland

    S2E9: We Will Always Have Ireland

    Have you ever traveled with a significant other? What about someone that you just started dating and have only known for a few months?

    Join Allie and her guests, couple Katherine and James, in this week’s episode as they discuss what it’s like traveling as a couple. Katherine and James share stories about the first time they traveled internationally with each other to Ireland, and they share the pros and cons of traveling as a couple.

    We also get some fantastic stories about zip lines, pumas, and flash floods!

    Don’t forget to like, share, rate, and review the podcast!

    You can follow the Fun with Friends Podcast on social media!


    Instagram: @funwithfriendspodcast and @coutts_creations
    Twitter: @funfriendspod1 
    Email: funfriendspodcast@gmail.com

    Music by: Stuart McNair

    Song: The Voodoo Thing 


    Website: www.stuartmcnair.com 
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stuartmcnairsongs 
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCg5HCOWNemVOwewEEaywrNg 
    iTunes: https://music.apple.com/us/artist/stuart-mcnair/275099102 
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3GEPUyDRJxsD9eexTolDO6?si=teenLa_yTM-z4lJndAkqew


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    • 1 hr 5 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
30 Ratings

30 Ratings

Geneveskis ,

Good, Clean, Fun!!!

Such a great listen! Allie is an awesome host, very easy going, personable, and leads off some great convos with fun guests! I’m a big fan of the variety and mixture of content, but especially all the travel themed episodes! This pod has a nifty vibe and it’s cool to hear everyones story while hanging out and enjoying a cozy evening in. A top-notch podcast perfect for a laid back listen!

Ashmaso4 ,

Fun, Entertaining & Light

Just started listening to this podcast and I love it! Allison is funny, relatable, and authentic. The content is dynamic, unique and inspirational! If you are looking for a podcast that inspires you, warms your heart, and pushes you to be a better person, look no further!

ima6too ,

So good

We loved this pod! @2solid6s approved

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