It is a scary time for our world as we grapple with the reality that is COVID-19 and the impact is is having on our way of life. We are sheltering in place here in Austin, Texas and in this episode we share what are new normal looks like. We share what work is like for us now, what we are doing to pass the time and how we are using this pandemic as an opportunity to come even closer together. Spoiler alert - one of us randomly bought a PS4... Guess who?!
EP 72: Reintroduction
It has been a hot minute since we last released an episode, so allow us to reintroduce ourselves! In this episode, we go back to the beginning. Who were are individually, who we are together. We chat about why we started this podcast and what it has become. If you're a new listener, hopefully this keeps you coming back. For our loyal listeners, we hope this will remind you where we started. A lot has changed. One thing continues to stay the same. We are better together.
EP 71: Bonding Over Goals
Setting goals together did not always come easy for us. Billy had two decades of experience before meeting Ashley. Ashley had no experience. Billy remained persistent, but was patient as Ashley explored goal setting. And now it’s become a way we bond and allow us to grow together. Listen in as we provide examples to encourage your partner when they are not on board. What We Talked About in this Episode: Our experience setting goals prior to our relationship Billy began setting goals at the age of four. By the time we met, he had years of knowledge on the value of goal-setting. Ashley had never set goals and not even a new year’s resolution. The closest she ever came to setting a goal was giving something up for Lent. Billy’s passion for goal-setting was tough for Ashley to match at first Ashley was apprehensive towards goal-setting Billy continued mentioning resources for Ashley to start the process but nothing stuck. It wasn’t until Billy guided Ashley into a program that gave her the space to find her own footing. Goal setting brought us together Billy was patient but persistent in getting Ashley to embrace goal-setting Billy adapted his style to a style that work for us together Ready to start setting goals as a couple? Check out of free Goal Setting for Partners guide at bashleymoyer.com/goals.
EP 70: Flashback to Big Change
A year ago our worlds were rocked with the news of our pregnancy. We immediately captured all those feelings (and more) in a podcast episode (EP 38) that later became our pregnancy announcement. Fast forward to now where we listen back on that episode. We reflect on where we were mentally, and where we are now... and you can bet there were some tears shed (again)!
EP 69: Goals Journey
In this weeks episode, we discuss why we are taking a different approach with our goals this year after struggling in 2019 to accomplish all we set out to do. We share a few goals and how they have a similar destination as last year, but how we plan to get there is different. We are focusing more on the journey this year. We are taking things slow. We are working through some stuff over here.