81 episodes

Welcome to the unique way podcast! My name is Cortney Ostrosky & I’m your host.

I’m honored you’re here & thrilled to share conversations with thought leaders, spiritual teachers, creatives & regular every day people who have a unique way of living life & seeing the world.

I believe we’re living in exciting times. We're entering a new paradigm, blazing a new trail & creating a unique way of living together on this planet.

My intention with this podcast is to educate, inspire & empower you so you have the tools to wake up to your unique gifts & way of living.

Our conversations will range from a variety of topics including yoga, spirituality, wellness, personal development, astrology, human design & beyond.

If you’re ready to expand your mind, open your heart & create a unique, unapologetic life, you’re in the right place.

The Unique Way Cortney Ostrosky

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Welcome to the unique way podcast! My name is Cortney Ostrosky & I’m your host.

I’m honored you’re here & thrilled to share conversations with thought leaders, spiritual teachers, creatives & regular every day people who have a unique way of living life & seeing the world.

I believe we’re living in exciting times. We're entering a new paradigm, blazing a new trail & creating a unique way of living together on this planet.

My intention with this podcast is to educate, inspire & empower you so you have the tools to wake up to your unique gifts & way of living.

Our conversations will range from a variety of topics including yoga, spirituality, wellness, personal development, astrology, human design & beyond.

If you’re ready to expand your mind, open your heart & create a unique, unapologetic life, you’re in the right place.

    Plant Medicine, the Feel Free Tonic & Feeling Fully Utilized in Your Life w/ JW Ross, Founder of Botanic Tonics

    Plant Medicine, the Feel Free Tonic & Feeling Fully Utilized in Your Life w/ JW Ross, Founder of Botanic Tonics

    Topics of Discussion:
    JW’s story; Life as a successful businessman & high functioning alcoholic to getting sober, exploring plant medicine & creating Botanic Tonics “Feel Free”
    How he defines success & how it’s changed over time
    The power of sobriety & feeling fully utilized in your life
    His years spent researching & experimenting with plants from around the world that have been used by different cultures in the way we use alcohol in the US.
    A breakdown of the ingredients, dosage, effects & safety of Feel Free
    Why plants are often demonized & pharmaceuticals are encouraged in western medicine
    The necessity of both eastern & western medicine
    The influx of people that don’t have a “problem” drinking but want an alternative
    New products/formulations coming down the pipeline for Botanic Tonics
    The importance of being your own advocate in regards to your health
    The influence of yoga in JW’s life 
    And so much more!
     
    Use discount code UNIQUEWAY40 to save %40 on your Botanic Tonis “Feel Free” purchase!
     
    Botanic Tonics Instagram
    Botanic Tonics Website
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    Want to feature your service, brand, product, etc., on the podcast? Sponsoring the pod is a great way to reach a new audience & raise brand awareness & I’d love to join forces with you! Email Cortney at hello@cortneyostrosky.com to learn more about the show stats & sponsorship opportunities. We have over 46k plays on Apple Podcasts!
     
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    To say thank you for taking the time to subscribe, rate & review the podcast I’m gifting you my Zoom Yoga Library (11 creative vinyasa classes). All you have to do is take a screenshot of your rating & review & send it to hello@cortneyostrosky.com. I’m so grateful for your support!
     
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    Cortney’s Instagram
    Unique Way Instagram
    Cortney’s Website
    Cortney’s Weekly Newsletter

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Why I’m Embracing the Alcohol Free Lifestyle + Why Normal is Broken w/ Cortney Ostrosky

    Why I’m Embracing the Alcohol Free Lifestyle + Why Normal is Broken w/ Cortney Ostrosky

    Cortney is a 1000+ hour certified Yoga Teacher, Lululemon Legacy Ambassador, International Retreat Leader, Host of the Unique Way Podcast, Human Design Reader, Massage Therapist & Women’s Empowerment Coach living in beautiful Charleston, SC.
     
    Topics of Discussion:
    Why she choose to embrace the alcohol free lifestyle
    Herd mentality & drinking culture
    The benefits of giving up alcohol & the freedom, energy & confidence it’s created in her life
    Why it’s “lonely at the top”
    Why normal is broken & it’s important to rip up the societal playbook & create your own
    Why it’s important to take advice/criticism only from people who are getting the results that you want
    Drinking “FOMO” & how to counter it
    Is it really “balance” when you “just drink on the weekends”?
    How to have fun & maintain a social life while being alcohol free
    Alarming alcohol statistics
    The power of self inquiry, self awareness, curiosity & questioning societal standards & inherited beliefs
    How to start your alcohol free journey & tools, tips, resources, books, etc., to support you along the way
     
    Connect with Cortney:
     
    Cortney’s Instagram
    Unique Way Instagram
    Cortney’s Website
    Cortney’s Weekly Newsletter
     
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    Have you tried Botanic Tonis “Feel Free” yet?! It’s a great addition to the alcohol free lifestyle. Drinking Feel Free creates a euphoric, calm feeling that takes the edge off, much like alcohol but without all of the negative side effects. Use our discount code to save %40: UNIQUEWAY40
     
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    Want to feature your service, brand, product, etc., on the podcast? Sponsoring the pod is a great way to reach a new audience & I’d love to join forces with you! Email Cortney at hello@cortneyostrosky.com to learn more about the show stats & sponsorship opportunities. We have over 46k plays on Apple Podcasts!
     
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    Check out Sakara Life, the most delicious & nutritious meal delivery service EVER. Eating their food has absolutely changed my life & my body in the BEST ways! I couldn’t recommend them more. Save %20 off of your first order by using discount code: XOUNIQUEWAY
     
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    To say thank you for taking the time to subscribe, rate & review the podcast I’m gifting you my Zoom Yoga Library (11 creative vinyasa classes). All you have to do is take a screenshot of your rating & review & send it to hello@cortneyostrosky.com. I’m so grateful for your support & think you’ll LOVE these classes!

    • 52 min
    Taurus SZN: Slow Down & Get Sensual w/ Malena Metz

    Taurus SZN: Slow Down & Get Sensual w/ Malena Metz

    Malena is the Unique Way Podcast resident astrologer & is a Master Mentor and Certified Astrology Coach who has been living, breathing and teaching astrology since 2015. She majored in four different, but interconnected concepts of knowledge - thinking, feeling, intuition, and sensation which is seamlessly integrated into her work. She believes that Astrology at its best empowers and changes lives & she has a unique style of sharing Astrology that makes it practical, relatable & applicable to every day life.
     
    Topics of Discussion:
    All things related to Taurus season & what’s happening astrologically this month!
     
    Connect with Malena:
    Malena’s Website
    Book a Reading with Malena
    Malena’s Instagram
    The Wayfinder Community
    Malena’s Business College
     
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    Have you tried Botanic Tonis “Feel Free” yet?! It’s a tonic unlike any other that I’m affectionately calling “nature’s xanex”. Drinking Feel Free creates a euphoric, calm feeling that takes the edge off, much like alcohol but without all of the negative side effects. I’m OBSESSED. Use my special discount code to save %40: UNIQUEWAY40
     
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    Want to feature your service, brand, product, etc., on the podcast? Sponsoring the pod is a great way to reach a new audience & I’d love to join forces with you! Email Cortney at hello@cortneyostrosky.com to learn more about the show stats & sponsorship opportunities. We have over 44k plays on Apple Podcasts!
     
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    Check out Sakara Life, my FAV delicious & nutritious meal delivery service EVER. Eating their food has absolutely changed my life & my body in the BEST ways! I couldn’t recommend them more. Save %20 off of your first order by using discount code: XOUNIQUEWAY
     
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    To say thank you for taking the time to subscribe, rate & review the podcast I’m gifting you my Zoom Yoga Library (11 creative vinyasa classes). All you have to do is take a screenshot of your rating & review & send it to hello@cortneyostrosky.com. I’m so grateful for your support & think you’ll LOVE these classes!
     
    Cortney’s Instagram
    Unique Way Instagram
    Cortney’s Website
    Cortney’s Weekly Newsletter

    • 34 min
    Toxic Positivity, Gut Health, Regulating Your Nervous System, Teaching Yoga to Celebrities on Mega Yachts & More w/ Chelsea Haines

    Toxic Positivity, Gut Health, Regulating Your Nervous System, Teaching Yoga to Celebrities on Mega Yachts & More w/ Chelsea Haines

    Topics of Discussion:
    Teaching yoga & traveling the world on mega yachts
    Remembering Yourself verses “finding” yourself
    Auto immune disease & her journey with psoriasis
    The beauty of western & eastern medicine
    The Anti inflammatory protocol that changed her life
    Nervous system regulation
    Toxic positivity vs Abundance mindset
    Small hinges swing big doors
    Her Health coaching business & gut health protocol & what makes her approach different from all the other health coaches out there
    Eliminating the “sensitive 7”
    Creating an environment for healing (internally & externally)
    Her fav resources, recommendations, instagram follows & Spotify Playlist: Let the Beat Drop by yours truly
    And so much more!

    Contact Chelsea:
    Website
    The Gut Health Agency
    Instagram
     
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    Save %40 when you use my discount code UNIQUEWAY40 the next time you purchase Botanic Tonis “Feel Free”! It’s a tonic unlike any other that I’m affectionately calling “nature’s xanex”. Drinking Feel Free creates a euphoric, calm feeling that takes the edge off, much like alcohol but without all of the negative side effects. I’m OBSESSED.
     
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    Want to feature your service, brand, product, etc., on the podcast? Sponsoring the pod is a great way to reach a new audience & I’d love to join forces with you! Email Cortney at hello@cortneyostrosky.com to learn more about the show stats & sponsorship opportunities. We have over 45k plays on Apple Podcasts!
     
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    Check out Sakara Life, my FAV delicious & nutritious meal delivery service EVER. Eating their food has absolutely changed my life & my body in the BEST ways! I couldn’t recommend them more. Save %20 off of your first order by using discount code: XOUNIQUEWAY
     
    _________________________________
     
    To say thank you for taking the time to subscribe, rate & review the podcast I’m gifting you my Zoom Yoga Library (11 creative vinyasa classes). All you have to do is take a screenshot of your rating & review & send it to hello@cortneyostrosky.com. I’m so grateful for your support & think you’ll LOVE these classes!
     
    Cortney’s Instagram
    Unique Way Instagram
    Cortney’s Website
    Cortney’s Weekly Newsletter

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Dating Advice & the Power of Self Awareness w/ Dating Coach Michelle Wax

    Dating Advice & the Power of Self Awareness w/ Dating Coach Michelle Wax

    Michelle Wax is a dating coach + wing woman for dating strategy, support, and mindset. She helps individuals end the dating frustration, create an amazing relationship, and have more fun along the way. Michelle is a 4-time entrepreneur and has been featured in Forbes, Fast Company, Well + Good, and Inc Magazine. Through her work with American Happiness Project, she has interviewed thousands of people across 50 states on how they create more joy and fulfillment in their own relationships and lives. As a dating coach, she works one-on-one with men and women to attract in the partner they're desiring with more ease and more joy, creating a relationship that flourishes.
     
    Topics of Discussion:
    Seeing rejection as redirection
    The power of mindset & self awareness
    How to build confidence & self worth
    The biggest blocks that people have around dating
    Looking at your triggers
    How to deal with ghosting
    Advice for using dating apps
    Dating strategy
    Asking the right questions on a date
    Body language & nonverbal communication
    The power of setting an intention
    Her fav podcasts & books
    And so much more!

    Contact Michelle:
    Website
    Instagram
    “What type of dater are you?” FREE quiz
     
    Here’s a collection of all of the dating/relationship/sex/intimacy themed episodes so far on the Unique Way Podcast:
    Ep. 11: How to Create a Conscious, Sexy, Fun, Fulfilling Relationship w/ Brenton & Jessica Rueger
    Ep 22: Manifestation & Calling in Your Dream Partner w/ Cortney Ostrosky
    Ep 29: Exploring the Erotic Blueprints, Sexual Aliveness & Hot, Passionate, Loving Connection w/ Ian Ferguson 
    Ep 37: The Breakup + Healing, Learning & Next Chapter w/ Cortney Ostrosky
    Ep. 40: The Breakup, part 2: DO NO HARM, TAKE NO S%IT w/ Cortney Ostrosky
    Ep. 49: Dating 101: Mindset, Magnetism & Becoming Irresistible w/ Cortney Ostrosky
    Ep. 59: Exquisite Sex, Deep Intimacy & Mind Blowing Orgasms w/ the Queen of Putting Pleasure First: Stephanie Pappas
    Ep. 60 How Astrology Can Help Strengthen Your Relationships & Support You During the Holidays + 2022 Astrological Forecast w/ Malena Metz
    Ep. 76 BEQOMING: Everything You Didn’t Know You Wanted w/ Azrya & Benjamin Bequer
     
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    Have you tried Botanic Tonis “Feel Free” yet?! It’s a tonic unlike any other that I’m affectionately calling “nature’s xanex”. Drinking Feel Free creates a euphoric, calm feeling that takes the edge off, much like alcohol but without all of the negative side effects. I’m OBSESSED. Use my special discount code to save %40: UNIQUEWAY40
     
    _________________________________
     
    Want to feature your service, brand, product, etc., on the podcast? Sponsoring the pod is a great way to reach a new audience & I’d love to join forces with you! Email Cortney at hello@cortneyostrosky.com to learn more about the show stats & sponsorship opportunities. We have over 44k plays on Apple Podcasts!
     
    _________________________________
     
    Check out Sakara Life, my FAV delicious & nutritious meal delivery service EVER. Eating their food has absolutely changed my life & my body in the BEST ways! I couldn’t recommend them more. Save %20 off of your first order by using discount code: XOUNIQUEWAY
     
    _________________________________
     
    To say thank you for taking the time to subscribe, rate & review the podcast I’m gifting you my Zoom Yoga Library (11 creative vinyasa classes). All you have to do is take a screenshot of your rating & review & send it to hello@cortneyostrosky.com. I’m so grateful for your support & think you’ll LOVE these classes!
     
    Cortney’s Instagram
    Unique Way Instagram
    Cortney’s Website
    Cortney’s Weekly Newsletter

    • 54 min
    BEQOMING: Everything You Didn’t Know You Wanted w/ Azrya & Benjamin Bequer

    BEQOMING: Everything You Didn’t Know You Wanted w/ Azrya & Benjamin Bequer

    Azrya and Benjamin Bequer are the co-founding stewards of BEQOMING, a platform that provides transformational tools, media, and experiences to help people see beyond the veil of who they thought they were supposed to be and awaken their full-spectrum aliveness. 
     
    They also co-authored a book titled BEQOMING: Everything You Didn’t Know You Wanted. To purchase the special edition hardcover (not available on Amazon) please visit www.BEQOMING.me/book or download at www.Audible.com/BEQOMING. 
     
    Warning: This book may inspire you to face off with your darkest subconscious shadows, claim your Truest Truth, and embody the greatness you’re here to share with the world. Side effects may include becoming radically unfuckwithable. 

    Connect with Azrya & B:
    www.BEQOMING.me
    IG: @BEQOMING
    IG: @AzryaBequer
    IG: @BenjaminBequer
    If you’re interested in joining a BQMG Process, explore program options at www.BEQOMING.me/process. 
    You can also receive The 3 Stages of BEQOMING directly to your inbox at www.BEQOMING.me/3stages
     
    Topics of Discussion in today’s episode:
    Beqoming & the becoming process
    Sexual integrity, the medicine of sex & the power of sexual energy
    Celibacy & cord cutting as a catalyst for healing
    The difference between sexual empowerment & living out of integrity
    Using a full f**k yes to discern what you want most over what you want NOW
    What are you willing to risk for FULL aliveness?
    Blueprints for a new humanity
    Life as a spiritual curriculum
    Plant medicine
    Whole hearted living
    And so much more!
     
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    Have you tried Botanic Tonis “Feel Free” yet?! It’s a tonic unlike any other that I’m affectionately calling “nature’s xanex”. Drinking Feel Free creates a euphoric, calm feeling that takes the edge off, much like alcohol but without all of the negative side effects. I’m OBSESSED. Use my special discount code to save %20: CortneyOstrosky1-20
     
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    Want to feature your service, brand, product, etc., on the podcast? Sponsoring the pod is a great way to reach a new audience & I’d love to join forces with you! Email Cortney at hello@cortneyostrosky.com to learn more about the show stats & sponsorship opportunities. We have over 44k plays on Apple Podcasts!
     
    _________________________________
     
    Check out Sakara Life, my FAV delicious & nutritious meal delivery service EVER. Eating their food has absolutely changed my life & my body in the BEST ways! I couldn’t recommend them more. Save %20 off of your first order by using discount code: XOUNIQUEWAY
     
    _________________________________
     
    To say thank you for taking the time to subscribe, rate & review the podcast I’m gifting you my Zoom Yoga Library (11 creative vinyasa classes). All you have to do is take a screenshot of your rating & review & send it to hello@cortneyostrosky.com. I’m so grateful for your support & think you’ll LOVE these classes!
     
    Cortney’s Instagram
    Unique Way Instagram
    Cortney’s Website
    Cortney’s Weekly Newsletter

    • 1 hr 20 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
173 Ratings

173 Ratings

mendy817 ,

Love

Cortney is the best! So genuine and open. It’s an honest, feel good podcast, and also covers lots of relatable topics. I look forward to it each week. 🙌🏼💫💫

MAML29464 ,

Great Pocast

This is a great podcast. I love episode 80 about living an alcohol free life ❤️ Cortney provides lovely words of wisdom and resources.

DanielleA246 ,

She has a lot of great resources!!!

I think Courtney is a young very inspiring yoga instructor/mentor/friend. You really see her wealth and abundance through life and you can see she really cares recently have found Courtney and I’m glad I did!!!

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