61 episodes

Are you lacking motivation? Energy? Do you need some inspiration to light a fire under your ass so that you can start living your dream life? SAME. Join Shannon Andress every week to explore ways we can improve mentally, physically, and spiritually. As Shannon embarks on her own journey and shares tips and tricks that work for her, she will also interview guests who will share their stories and discuss what has has been most successful for them. Follow our Instagram page YouGotThis_TheJourney for daily inspirational posts, motivational tips and tricks, submit questions, and be a part of a supportive community as you begin your own journey. YOU GOT THIS!

You Got This! - The Journey Shannon Andress

    • Education
    • 5.0 • 35 Ratings

Are you lacking motivation? Energy? Do you need some inspiration to light a fire under your ass so that you can start living your dream life? SAME. Join Shannon Andress every week to explore ways we can improve mentally, physically, and spiritually. As Shannon embarks on her own journey and shares tips and tricks that work for her, she will also interview guests who will share their stories and discuss what has has been most successful for them. Follow our Instagram page YouGotThis_TheJourney for daily inspirational posts, motivational tips and tricks, submit questions, and be a part of a supportive community as you begin your own journey. YOU GOT THIS!

    It's Not B******t It's Stoicism with Becky Schmooke

    It's Not B******t It's Stoicism with Becky Schmooke

    Get ready for a great interview today with Becky Schmooke. Becky educates Shannon all about Stoicism. While some may view this as toxic positivity, Shannon and Becky are taking a deep dive into why we need to be implementing this mindset into our lives. Life may not always go the way you planned it or "in your favor", but you just need to change the way you are viewing it. Becky's wealth of knowledge on Stoicism and poetic way of describing this concept, will leave you feeling more hopeful and ready to take action when it comes to your life.

    Before jumping into today's episode, Shannon is giving a journey update. This week was not the best week and not every week will be, but through tragedy Shannon is trying to find the lesson to be learned. There are moments in life that shake us to our core and we need to remember what is important. 

    Get To Know Our Guest!
    Becky Schmooke (pronounced “Smoke”) is a Mindful Leadership Consultant and Speaker, focused on providing action based mindfulness and leadership training to organizations and businesses who are ready to do things differently. By blending ancient Stoic wisdom with modern science, she teaches how to turn obstacles into opportunities and mindfulness into action. As a mom to three girls, 60 chickens, 4 goats, 2 dogs and a fire fighter’s wife- life is never boring and provides Becky with endless stories which she uses to illustrate her approach to mindfulness in daily posts on social media.  In all that she does, Becky has one goal, to build confidence in others to take action to live their best life, not just pass time. 

    Check out Shannon’s 6 Week Goal Setting For The Goal Getter program and workbook! 6-Week Goal Setting Guide For The Goal Getter! | My Site (shannonandress.com)

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    Submit your feedback, questions, and topics you would like discussed, to our Instagram page & Facebook page YouGotThis_TheJourney.

    • 1 hr 21 min
    Becoming A Runner

    Becoming A Runner

    Have you ever considered running because you were inspired by someone but then said "No I'm not a runner, I can't do that"? Or have you started running but then fell off track and have decided "Eh it's just not for me"? Trust me, we get it! Shannon has been there too, believe it or not. Shannon who has completed countless 5Ks, a half marathon, and is completing another half marathon this year, also struggled with becoming a runner. Shannon is sharing her journey today from being someone who despised running and could complete .25 miles at best to the runner she is today. Shannon is sharing all of her best tips and tricks with you to get you to be the runner you wish to be and also sharing some interesting facts about how running is good for us! Tag Shannon if you were inspired after today's episode to start running and send her any questions you have!

    Before jumping into today's episode, Shannon is sharing the current struggles she is having with her nutrition right now and the steps she is taking to combat some of the struggles she has had with her relationship with food. She also has some fun updates about her engagement party and engagement photos that happened this week!

    Submit your feedback, questions, and topics you would like discussed, to our Instagram page & Facebook page YouGotThis_TheJourney.

    Check out Shannon’s 6 Week Goal Setting For The Goal Getter program and workbook! 6-Week Goal Setting Guide For The Goal Getter! | My Site (shannonandress.com)

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    • 55 min
    Why You Need To Be A Little Selfish with Rachael Amarante

    Why You Need To Be A Little Selfish with Rachael Amarante

    Ladies, it is time you find what you need! Whether you are a momma or not a momma or thinking of being a momma, we are talking all ways we can be prioritizing ourselves and finding what we need in life. It is okay and necessary to be a little selfish and prioritize ourselves so that we can take care of ourselves and be showing up the best for the ones that we love. Rachael Amarante is sharing all of the ways we can better be showing up and he journey to becoming the empowering momma that she is today. 

    Before getting into today's interview, Shannon has some Journey updates for all of you. Life is a rollercoaster and Shannon is sharing what rollercoaster of an engagement celebration week it has been. Buckle up! A good lesson to focus on what is going right. 

    Rachael Amarante is a former executive of a million-dollar small business turned entrepreneur.  She is an author, wife, and mom of four young boys. Rachael’s career in marketing spans over 15 years. She has dedicated her life to working on projects where her passion and creativity collide. Now, as a motivational speaker and author, Rachael focuses her time on sharing ways to find more joy and less BS in our lives.  
    You can sign up for her newsletter to receive monthly prompts to finding more joy here: www.theawakeningmotherhoodproject.com
    And always on IG: @rachael_amarante

    • 58 min
    My Mental Health Journey – Drowning to Surviving

    My Mental Health Journey – Drowning to Surviving

    In today’s episode, Shannon is doing a full recap of her Mental Health Journey and giving the Journiers an update of where she is at today with her mental health. Shannon is sharing the details of the hard work she had to do to get to the place she is today. Through therapy, deep inner work, and removing toxicity in her life, Shannon has been able to get to a much healthier place with her mental health today. She is going through the Journier questions and covering how conversations have changed, how her anxiety is present now, and how Hooch responds when momma is struggling! “You Got This! – The Journey” may be changing as Shannon recognizes her life is changing from when she started, so make sure you continue to submit your questions and let Shannon know if you want to shoot the shit! If listeners take anything away from today’s episode, let Shannon be an example to you that things will get better and the storm you are going through does not define you and it will pass. Resources are being shared in the podcast and show notes below if you or someone you know is struggling with their mental health.
     
    Mental Health Resources:
    Better Help: BetterHelp - Help us match the right therapist for you
    Psychology Today: Psychology Today
    Home | MentalHealth.gov
     
    Check out Shannon’s 6 Week Goal Setting For The Goal Getter program and workbook! 6-Week Goal Setting Guide For The Goal Getter! | My Site (shannonandress.com)

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    Submit your feedback, questions, and topics you would like discussed, to our Instagram page & Facebook page YouGotThis_TheJourney.

    • 57 min
    The 28th Chapter of My Life

    The 28th Chapter of My Life

    Shannon is 28 and feeling… great? Yes she is! With this new phase of life, Shannon is sharing both the recent anxieties she has been experiencing with getting older and the chapters that are closing but she is also sharing what is exciting and brining her joy. Reflecting on these past 28 years, Shannon is sharing with the Journiers all of her life lessons and what she has learned. She is also sharing the journey of booking vendors and how she was able to make those decisions. 
    Check out Shannon’s 6 Week Goal Setting For The Goal Getter program and workbook! 6-Week Goal Setting Guide For The Goal Getter! | My Site (shannonandress.com)

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    Submit your feedback, questions, and topics you would like discussed, to our Instagram page & Facebook page YouGotThis_TheJourney.

    • 45 min
    Know Your Value with Aigné Goldsby

    Know Your Value with Aigné Goldsby

    What value do you bring to the table? Do you know? It's okay if you  don't! That is exactly why we have today's guest on the podcast, Aigne Goldsby. Aigne is the Value Coach and she helps her clients to know and own their value. Shannon and Aigne are talking all about how we can find our value and not get discouraged by competition and fear.

    Connect with Aigne!
    Instagram: Aigné Goldsby, The VALUE Coach (@thevaluecoach) • Instagram photos and videos
    Website: Aigné Goldsby (aignegoldsby.com)

    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

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35 Ratings

35 Ratings

Women Aware And Prepared ,

Inspiring and fun!

Shannon’s podcast is inspiring and fun! I enjoy how transparent she is and appreciate her encouragement, as this podcast truly helps me feel like “you got this” 💗

sylvlong ,

Awesome content!

This podcast is amazing!! Powerful guests and stories!! Shannon is an epic host and an amazing person! A powerhouse for sure!!🙌🏾🙌🏾

by Nina Obier ,

Shannon is simply THE BEST

Shannon puts her heart & soul into every episode. She cares deeply about her journeiers and is on a mission to provide top notch content. Love how genuine she is. Thank you for the opportunity to be a guest, it was an honor.

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