A dream can be anything. Whether yours is to start a business, be in a healthy relationship, pursue your dream career or to get right spiritually every week the dream check podcast brings you tips, tricks and real life insight from people who are living their dreams to the fullest. I’m Nicole Ivanov an established international wedding photographer and wife. Like you, I have so many dreams - some of which I’ve lived out and others I’m still pursuing daily. I’m a girl from suburban Detroit who’s made her way out to LA and although I’m no guru I have a heart to show you that if I or anyone who comes on this podcast can do it - so can you. Welcome to the show - time to check in.
Riley Sewell: Experiencing the presence of God.
In today’s episode, Nicole interviews Riley Sewell, an evangelist from New Zealand who is co-laboring with God to write the most epic story of her life to passed down to generations. We talk about the balance between pursuing our big dreams while also being present in the moment, the pressure of society’s timeline for our lives, how to remain patient in a waiting season, and how to not miss what God has right in front of you. Get a pen and paper ready because you will want to take notes!! Go check in!
Caleb Castille: Pursue the plan God has for you.
In this episode, Nicole interviews Caleb Castille, former D1 Athlete and successful actor *you mayyyy recognize him from NCIS LA.* Caleb explains how to maintain your faith and values in complicated spaces. They talk dreams, faith, intimacy, and focus on really pursuing the plan God has for you.
Emily Elizabeth: Porn addiction, God and dating, born again virgin? + so much more...
In this firey new episode, Nicole interviews Emily Elizabeth, who is defying all odds on social media. Emily's Godly perspective on life and dating is shattering the lies society and culture are teaching us. Put your seatbelt on and be prepared to get a little uncomfortable. Time to check in!
Alexis Oakley: Timing is Everything...
In this episode, Nicole interviews celebrity makeup artist, Alexis Oakley. She shares her journey moving from Missouri to LA at only 18 years old and how she climbed her way to the top in the industry! She shares her biggest dreams, her secret to making it in LA, and the sacrifices she’s had to make along the way! Check in to be the first to know who her new celebrity client is...
Carley Nunn: What's meant for you, is going to be for you.
In this episode, Nicole interviews singer/songwriter Carley Nunn. Carley shares her story about how she risked it all to drop out of college to move to LA and pursue her dreams. She talks about the struggles & the blessings of being a young artist in LA. She also shares how her strong foundation in God was the saving grace in her journey. You don’t want to miss it, go check in!
Jayleigh Flood: He doesn’t call the qualified, He qualifies the called.
In this episode Nicole interviews globally published wedding photographer & business coach, Jayleigh Flood. Jayleigh shares her success story and the beautiful plan God had for her life. From being a teen mom to building an extremely successful six figure business. If she can do it, so can you! Check in to be encouraged & reminded that sometimes the plans God has for us looks different than our plans, but His plans are always much better than we could ever imagine.