As seen on the Kelly Clarkson Show: Caretaker with R.J. Halbert
Tuesday, May 17th at 10am PT, 1pm ET

As seen on the Kelly Clarkson Show! Can a novel help you heal your grief? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with authors R.J. Halbert on their new book Caretaker: The Goodpasture Chronicles.

R.J. Halbert is the husband-and-wife team behind Caretaker: The Goodpasture Chronicles

Jason Halbert is an Emmy and Grammy Award-winning producer and songwriter. His songs have reached millions of listeners worldwide through multiple #1 and Platinum selling albums. In addition to his 20+ year career as Music Director and Producer for Kelly Clarkson and several other notable artists, he has left his unique creative mark on numerous works in film and television. 

After homeschooling their two children around the world on a tour bus, Rhonda Halbert, has spent the past 10 years as a successful music and television manager, guiding her clients’ relationships with labels, networks, and producers. She is also a published photographer, music supervisor, passionate cook, garden enthusiast, and spiritual practitioner. https://www.rjhalbert.com 

Skylight with John Dye
Friday, May 17th at 10:30am PT, 1:30pm ET

Are you looking to be part of a community of people who are actively improve their wellbeing and spirituality? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with John Dye, CEO of the well-being community Skylight.

John Dye currently serves as Executive Director of Skylight, an initiative of the Radiant Foundation. Skylight’s mission is to help young adults live happier and more fulfilling lives through a personal relationship with God. John also serves on the board of EyeCare4Kids, a non-profit that helps children receive much-needed eyeglasses and vision correction to help them succeed in school and life. He and his wife Jenny are also advocates of the arts and humanities and both serve on the Utah Metropolitan Ballet board. www.Skylight.org

7 Days To Drink Less with Georgia Foster
Friday, May 10th at 10am PT, 1pm ET

Is it time to make some positive changes in your life? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with world renown Hynotherapist Georgia Foster on 7 Days to Drink Less.

Georgia Foster is a world renowned Hypnotherapist, best-selling author, international speaker and creator of Life Changing Programs.  She specializes is in alcohol reduction and emotional over-eating. Her signature programs 7 Days To Drink Less and The Weight Less Mind has helped over 100,000 people improve their emotional relationship with food and alcohol. www.georgiafoster.org

When Nest Eggs Need a Safety Net with Nick Nefouse, CFA
Friday, May 10th at 10:30am PT, 1:30 pm ET

Does your nest egg need a safety net? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with financial expert Nick Nefouse, CFA, on BlackRock’s LifePath Paycheck: When Nest Eggs Need a Safety Net.

Nick Nefouse, CFA, is the Global Head of Retirement Solutions in BlackRock’s Multi-Asset Strategies & Solutions (MASS) team and Head of LifePath, BlackRock’s global target date fund franchise – helping millions around the world save and invest for retirement. Nick earned a degree in Economics from Michigan State University. He is a board member of both the Financial Markets Institute and Economics Advisory Board at Michigan State University. He is also CFA charterholder. https://www.blackrock.com/us/individual

Spheres of Influence with Brad Englert
Friday, May 3rd at 10am PT, 1pm ET

Are you looking to develop authentic relationships? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Brad Englert as we discuss his new book Spheres of Influence: How to Create and Nurture Authentic Business Relationships.

Brad Englert is the founder of Brad Englert Advisory and an author, advisor, and technologist. He worked for Accenture for 22 years, and served The University of Texas at Austin for eight years, including seven years as the Chief Information Officer. Brad earned a masters of public affairs degree from UT Austin and a bachelor of arts degree in social sciences with honors and distinction from Shimer College, which is now the Shimer Great Books School at North Central College in Naperville, Illinois. https://bradenglert.com

Travel & Adventure Expert Katy Rockett
Friday, May 3rd at 10:30am PT, 1:30pm ET

Do you want to travel but you’re not sure where to go? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Explore Worldwide’s travel and adventure expert Katy Rockett on Self-First Travel.
Katy Rockett joined Explore Worldwide in January bringing 15 years’ experience in adventure travel, coming directly from General Manager and Director of Growth roles at Exodus Travels, and having previously held senior marketing positions with both Exodus and Intrepid Travel. Based in Toronto, Katy will facilitate the business’s ambitious global growth plans, and focus on delivering exceptional tours, customer service and marketing activity across the region.

Flight of the Wild Swan with Melissa Pritchard
Friday, April 26th at 10am PT, 1pm ET & Tuesday, April 30th at 3pm PT, 6pm ET

Do you know the life story of Florence Nightingale? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Melissa Pritchard as we discuss her new fictionalized biography of Florence Nightingale: Flight of the Wild Swan. 

Melissa Pritchard has published eight award-winning books of fiction, a biography and collection of essays. Among other prizes, she has received the University of Georgia’s Flannery O’Connor Award, the University of Rochester’s Janet Heidinger Kafka Award, Chicago’s Carl Sandburg Literary Award, and a Barnes and Noble Discover Great Writers Prize. A five-time winner of Pushcart and O. Henry Prizes and frequently shortlisted in Best American Short Stories, her fiction and essays appear in The Paris ReviewAgni, Ploughshares, Conjunctions, Ecotone, LitMag, A Public Space, O, The Oprah Magazine, the Wilson Quarterly and other venues. https://melissapritchard.com 

Living Life as Sacred with Sia-Lanu Estrella
Friday, April 26th at 10:45am PT, 1:45pm ET & Tuesday, April 30th at 3:45pm PT, 6:45pm ET

Are you living life as sacred? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Sia-Lanu Estrella as we discuss her work in living life as sacred. 

Sia-Lanu Estrella who has transformed countless lives through her profound insights and empowering guidance. Her journey from the corporate world to becoming an author of the Best-Selling “The Rainbow Tablets” book series, sacred embodiment mentor, and host of the ‘Live Your Highest Expression’ podcast is nothing short of inspiring. She worked 70-hour work weeks in senior corporate roles for almost a decade until her health went into crisis and her chronic illness became unmanageable. In search of a cure, she traveled to Peru and worked with indigenous practices. Through the journey within, Sia-Lanu not only healed herself but also stepped into a new fulfilling career supporting others to live their highest expression. https://www.sialanuestrella.com

Spirit Embraced with Kim Colella
Friday, April 19th at 10am PT, 1pm ET & Tuesday, April 23rd at 3pm PT, 6pm ET

Is there a path you wish you could follow in life but you were afraid to take it? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Kim Colella as we discuss her book Spirit Embraced: A Guiding Memoir for a Life Authentic and Free.

Kim Colella is a Spirit Doula. Her purpose is to be an evocator of the Sacred and to help others celebrate its magnificence in themselves, their relationships and their world. She has followed her spirit’s urging to embrace life in all its complexity. She ministered to both the elderly and teens as a Jesuit Volunteer; traveled to Calcutta to meet and experience the work of Mother Theresa; joined a delegation of women to witness the AIDS pandemic in South Africa; designed and implemented a Peace Program for her son’s inner-city public school, assisted over 25 women in giving birth, and helped others prepare for their deaths. http://spiritdoula.com 

Sound Healing with Aaron Maxwell
Friday, April 19th at 10:30am PT, 1:30pm ET & Tuesday, April 23rd at 3:30pm PT, 6:30pm ET

Can sound healing change your life? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with health & wellness expert Aaron Maxwell on taking your health to the next level with sound healing.

Aaron Maxwell is a results-driven specialist, deriving motivation from witnessing the profound transformations of those seeking healing. The journey from the moment individuals walk into a session to when they walk out, healed and invigorated, is the driving force behind Aaron’s passion. In just a few moments, people can experience healing, relief, and an enhanced sense of well-being, as Aaron raises the vibration and becomes the catalyst for a positive ripple effect. https://aaronmaxwellness.com

Restored with Cindy Brinker Simmons
Friday, April 12th at 10am PT, 1pm ET

Are you in a fragile place due to loss, pain, or grief? You are not meant to go through this alone. Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Cindy Brinker Simmons on her and work Restored: Reconnecting Life’s Broken Pieces.

Cindy Brinker Simmons is an author, businesswoman, and philanthropist who cares deeply about helping people in the middle of life’s challenges. She is a living, breathing champion of joy. Cindy’s victory in overcoming the sorrow of multiple personal losses provides comfort and hope to those struggling through life’s most difficult trials. For years, she has walked alongside hurting people to encourage and help them confidently press forward, choose joy, and trust God, no matter the circumstances. https://brinkersimmons.com

The Handler with Jeffrey Stephens
Friday, April 12th at 10am PT, 1pm ET

Are you looking for a thriller that you can’t put down? Tune in for this inspiring discussion with Jeffrey Stephens on his new book The Handler: A Nick Reagan Thriller.

Jeffrey S. Stephens is a successful attorney in private practice, residing in Greenwich, CT. In additional to Th Handler and Enemies Among Us, he is the author of the Jordan Sandor thrillers, Targets of Deception, Targets of Opportunity, Targets of Revenge and Rogue Mission, as well as the Anthony Walker murder mystery Crimes and Passion and the Pencraft first-place award-winning novel, Fool’s Errandhttps://jeffreystephens.com 

Money Shackles: Redefined American Dream with Dutch Mendenhall
Friday, April 5th at 10am PT, 1pm ET & Tuesday, April 9th at 3pm PT, 6pm ET

Ready to create real wealth in your life? Tune in today an empowering discussion with Dutch Mendenhall on his book and work Money Shackles: The Breakout Guide to Alternative Investing (Redefined American Dream).

Dutch Mendenhall is a husband, father, and man of faith. He’s a force of nature marked by extraordinary achievements. He is the Wall Street Journal bestselling author of “Money Shackles.” President of the Alternative Investment Associations (AIA). Recipient of the Patriot Legacy Award. Dutch has partnered with thousands and thousands of people who have achieved direct results in their money game. Dutch loves teaching and helping people learn about Alternative Investments. His journey began with Creative Commercial Real Estate Investing and later moved into auctions. Then, one day, his students dared him to “put his money where his mouth is”, so he partnered with them and started a National Movement, growing a $250 million portfolio of various assets with his team.  dutchmendenhall.com  https://moneyshackles.com

Creating a Positive Changes in Your Life with Melissa Zartar, LMFT
Friday, April 5th at 10am PT, 1pm ET & Tuesday, April 9th at 3pm PT, 6pm ET

It is time to make changes in your life? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Melissa Zartar, LMFT, on her new book A Metamorphosis Within: Journey to Healing, Self-Discovery, and Finding One’s Purpose In Life.
Melissa Zartar is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist specializing in individual, teens, couples and family psychotherapy based in Woodland Hills, California. She is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. As your therapist, she will provide a non-judgemental space to be your inspiring and reliable partner. Being in therapy is a process. She will motivate you to think more positive, guide you through transforming your negative thoughts, and celebrate your achievements.You will rebuild confidence, strength, and skills that will serve you for the rest of your life! Melisa will help you reach happiness both in your personal life and in your career. https://www.wisdominme.com

Self-First Travel with Explore Worldwide Travel Expert Katy Rockett
Friday, March 29th at 10am PT, 1pm ET & Tuesday, April 2nd at 3pm PT, 6pm ET

Do you dream of traveling but lack a travel companion? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Explore Worldwide’s travel expert Katy Rockett on Self-First Travel.
Katy Rockett joined Explore Worldwide in January bringing 15 years’ experience in adventure travel, coming directly from General Manager and Director of Growth roles at Exodus Travels, and having previously held senior marketing positions with both Exodus and Intrepid Travel. Based in Toronto, Katy will facilitate the business’s ambitious global growth plans, and focus on delivering exceptional tours, customer service and marketing activity across the region.

Rejuvenated Mums Make Happy Kids with Tessia Watson
Friday, March 29th at 10am PT, 1pm ET & Tuesday, April 2nd at 3pm PT, 6pm ET

Ready to prioritize your well-being? Tune in for this interview where we’ll delve into the uplifting topic of ‘Rejuvenated Mums Make Happy Kids’ with parenting expert Tessia Watson. Join us for an inspiring discussion on self-care and its positive impact on family harmony.
Tessia Watson is an Internationally best-selling author, and highly successful childcare pioneer who helps families navigate how to be a happier, with happier kids. A single mother of two young kids, Tessia quickly learnt that parenting is the most amazing experience but also that it can be unbearably tough without the right support. Recognizing her own need, Tessia created a business free from the obligations that make traditional UK childcare so inflexible and inaccessible to most parents. The business allows Tessia to support other mothers and enrich the lives of their children. https://tessiawatson.com

Scalar Light™ and Holistic Wellness with Tom Paladino
Friday, March 29th at 10am PT, 1pm ET & Tuesday, April 2nd at 3pm PT, 6pm ET

Looking for a fresh approach to self-care? Don’t miss this enlightening conversation with Tom Paladino about his pioneering work with Scalar Light,™. Tune in and discover a groundbreaking new perspective on holistic wellness.
Tom Paladino is a Holistic Medical Expert, Scalar Energy Researcher & Humanitarian. Tom theorized that all energy in the universe initiates as scalar energy; and that the sun of our solar system and the stars of the universe are the points of origin, “the storehouses,” for scalar energy. He further theorized that scalar energy is instructive energy, as the entire universe is instructed by this Divine Essence. Subsequently, all spiritual, cognitive, emotional and physical action in the universe is initiated and maintained by scalar energy instructions. Scalar energy provides order in the universe. www.scalarlight.com

Confidence Unleashed with Laine D’Souza
Friday, March 15th at 10am PT, 1pm ET & Tuesday, March 19th at 3pm PT, 6pm ET

Are you seeking to embrace life with courage? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Laine D’Souza on her new book Confidence Unleashed: Be The Unstoppable Hero of Your Own Heart.

Laine D’Souza is a renowned health and fitness professional specializing in self-development and motivation. With more than 25 years of experience, she has a passion for helping individuals unlock their full potential and has inspired and empowered countless people to overcome self-doubt and achieve their goals. D’Souza holds many certifications and has been recognized as one of Shape magazine’s Top 50 Hottest Trainers in America.  https://www.wmrranchfit.com

A Metamorphosis Within with Melissa Zartar, LMFT
Friday, March 15th at 10:30am PT, 1:30pm ET & Tuesday, March 19th at 3:30pm PT, 6:30pm ET

Is it time for the relationship with yourself and others to change?  Tune in today for an inspiring discussion with Melissa Zartar, LMFT, on her new book A Metamorphosis Within: Journey to Healing, Self-Discovery, and Finding One’s Purpose In Life.

Melissa Zartar is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist specializing in individual, teens, couples and family psychotherapy based in Woodland Hills, California. She is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. As your therapist, she will provide a non-judgemental space to be your inspiring and reliable partner. Being in therapy is a process. She will motivate you to think more positive, guide you through transforming your negative thoughts, and celebrate your achievements.You will rebuild confidence, strength, and skills that will serve you for the rest of your life! Melisa will help you reach happiness both in your personal life and in your career. https://www.wisdominme.com 

Leaving the American Dream for Faith with Donald Harold Young
Friday, March 8th at 10am PT, 1pm ET

Would you leave your “American Dream” in pursuit of faith?  Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Donald Harold Young regarding his upcoming book Finding God in Vegas, and his life experience as a former pharmaceutical executive who left his work for faith.

For years Donald Harold Young, was a pharmaceutical executive living the “American Dream,” but he was unfulfilled. Though I was raised by loving parents and have a master’s degree in theology, I wasn’t happy and I rejected spirituality for many years. My journey, and my desire to connect with likeminded people, is what led me to your show. I’ve since written a memoir (not yet published) and launched a website at  https://donaldharoldyoung.com 

The Word with Tamiko Powell
Friday, March 8th at 10:30am PT, 1:30pm ET

Can faith restore a broken spirit? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Tamiko Powell on her book The Word: There Is No Other Way.  

Tamiko Powell is a California native, author, and advocate for morality and ethics, presents herself as an Independent Candidate for the presidency of the United States. Her journey from childhood to adulthood has shaped her belief in the importance of speaking, thinking, and reasoning as adults. Tamiko envisions a united America that prioritizes the well-being of its citizens and strengthens the nation’s moral fabric. She calls for open-mindedness and change, emphasizing that her candidacy offers a path to a better future. Tamiko stands ready to lead the nation toward a brighter tomorrow, urging voters to embrace her vision for a more cohesive and ethical America. https://tamikomessenger.com  https://tamikoforpresident.com 

Life Flashes with Merrie Reagan
Friday, March 1st at 10am PT, 1pm ET

If you could summarize your life in one sentence, what would that be?  Tune in today at 10am PT, 1pm ET for an inspiring discussion with Merrie Reagan on her new memoir Life Flashes. 

Merrie Reagan is a former educational tutor, small business owner, and part-time freelance news and feature article writer, Merrie H. Reagan resides in America, in the state of Massachusetts. She savors reading, writing, ballroom dancing, singing, homemaking, and yard work. https://merriehreagan.com 

Reconfigured with Barbara Wolf Terao
Friday, March 1st at 10:30am PT, 1:30pm ET

How would your life change if you were given a life-altering diagnosis?  Tune in today at 10:30am PT, 1:30pm ET, for an inspiring discussion with Barbara Wolf Terao on her new memoir Reconfigured. 

Barbara Wolf Terao  has been teacher, psychologist, land ethic leader, television host, newspaper columnist, and book reviewer. Her most joyful roles are as mother and grandmother! Barbara’s articles and essays have appeared in Orion magazine, The Seattle Times, ihadcancer website, Art in the Time of Unbearable Crisis anthology, and other publications. barbarawolfterao.com

Angels and Awakening with Julie Jancius
Friday, February 23rd at 10AM PT, 1PM ET

Have you ever wanted to connect with your angels but were not sure where to start?  Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Julie Jancius, The Angel Medium™, on her book Angels and Awakening: A Guide to Raise Your Vibration and Hear Your Angels.

Julie Jancius is The Angel Medium™, best-selling author,  and host of Angels and Awakening Show. She is the founder of Angel Reiki Energy Healing, and is a world-renowned angel expert on a mission to teach others how to connect with their angels and loved ones on the Other Side in order to make this life Heaven on Earth. Through her inspirational talks, books, podcast, and courses, Julie will help you understand who you truly are, your soul’s purpose, and how to deepen your connection with the Other Side.   www.theangelmedium.com

Healing with the Energies of the Universe with Tom Paladino
Friday, February 23rd at 10:30AM PT, 1:30PM ET

Can we use the energy of the Universe to heal? Tune in for a discussion with Tom Paladino on his work and the healing power of Scalar Light™. 

Tom Paladino is a Holistic Medical Expert, Scalar Energy Researcher & Humanitarian. Tom theorized that all energy in the universe initiates as scalar energy; and that the sun of our solar system and the stars of the universe are the points of origin, “the storehouses,” for scalar energy. He further theorized that scalar energy is instructive energy, as the entire universe is instructed by this Divine Essence. Subsequently, all spiritual, cognitive, emotional and physical action in the universe is initiated and maintained by scalar energy instructions. Scalar energy provides order in the universe. www.scalarlight.com 

Enemies Among Us with Jeffrey Stephens
Friday, February 16th at 10am PT, 1pm ET

Are you looking for a thriller that you can’t put down? Tune in for this inspiring discussion with Jeffrey Stephens on his new book Enemies Among Us: A Nick Reagan Thriller.

Jeffrey S. Stephens is a successful attorney in private practice, residing in Greenwich, CT. In additional to Th Handler and Enemies Among Us, he is the author of the Jordan Sandor thrillers, Targets of Deception, Targets of Opportunity, Targets of Revenge and Rogue Mission, as well as the Anthony Walker murder mystery Crimes and Passion and the Pencraft first-place award-winning novel, Fool’s Errandhttps://jeffreystephens.com 

Sound Healing with Farzana Ali
Friday, February 16th at 10:30am PT, 1:30pm ET

Is there science-based research that explains the impact of sound on your body and mind? Tune in for an inspiring discussion with Farzana Ali on her new book Sound Healing:  How to Use Sound to Beat Stress and Anxiety.

Farzana Ali, also known as The Sound Therapist, is a sound practitioner. She also leverages a 17-year career as a former lifestyle and wellness journalist, having worked for both glossy magazines and national newspapers. During which, she tried out and tested all types of meditation and mindfulness activities and interviewed leading experts across the wellbeing field. https://www.farzanazali.com

Dare to Feel with Alexandra Roxo
Friday, February 9th at 10am PT, 1pm ET & Tuesday, February 13th at 3pm PT, 6pm ET

Have you been taught to not feel? Did you know that accessing your feelings can be powerful in many aspects of your life?  Tune in for special guest Alexandra Roxo regarding her new #book Dare to Feel: The Transformational Path of the Heart.

Alexandra Roxo is an artist, bestselling author, spiritual teacher, and transformational coach. She has been featured as a guest speaker on many renowned podcasts and at numerous festivals and events worldwide and has been featured in multiple TV appearances, including two seasons of Netflix’s hit show, “Too Hot to Handle”. Her work has also been featured in the New York Times, Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue,  Mind Body Green, and The Guardian. alexandraroxo.com

Moments with Marianne #2

So excited to share that the Moments with Marianne show is #2 on the prestigious Feedspot list of the 100 Best Spiritual Podcasts You Must Follow in 2024! A heartfelt thank you to our incredible community; your support has made this achievement possible.

Check out Feedspot and the full list at: https://podcasts.feedspot.com/spiritual_podcasts/
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The Adventure with Steve Taylor, PhD
Friday, February 2nd at 10am PT, 1pm ET & Tuesday, February 6th at 3pm PT, 6pm ET

Are you looking to cultivate your spiritual awakening? Tune in for this inspiring discussion with special guest Steve Taylor, PhD, on his new book The Adventure: A Practical Guide to Spiritual Awakening (Eckhart Tolle Editions). 

Steve Taylor, PhD, is the author of many bestselling books. He’s senior lecturer in psychology at Leeds Beckett University and the chair of the Transpersonal Psychology Section of the British Psychological Society. Steve’s articles and essays have been published in over 100 academic journals, magazines, and newspapers and he blogs for Scientific American and Psychology Today.  www.StevenMTaylor.com