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188. The Spring Reset to Refresh Your Space and Life

May 20, 2024

Join us for practical tips on decluttering your physical and digital spaces, forming lasting habits, and addressing mental health as the new season begins. Discover how to achieve a holistic reset—physically, mentally and spiritually—to set yourself up for success for the rest of the year.

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187. How to Find Courage and Joy in Vulnerability

May 13, 2024

Explore the intersection of vulnerability and bravery in this episode with special guest Kerrie Seymour. We delve into the unique challenges and rewards of vulnerability in art and life, drawing insights from Brene Brown’s research and personal experiences in acting and teaching. Learn how embracing uncertainty can lead to personal growth, and discover practical ways…

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186. Unlock Your Executive Functioning Potential: Life Hacks for Smarter Planning and Goal Success

May 6, 2024

Explore the complexities of executive function and its essential role in effective self-regulation and goal management. Join us for a discussion of the common challenges faced by individuals at different life stages and how structured environments like Skyterra help realign their executive functioning. Learn practical advice on improving executive functioning, including establishing routines and using tools like notebooks and habit trackers to manage tasks. Tune in for actionable strategies that can help enhance your planning, reduce stress and increase productivity.  

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185. Mystical Lights: The Blue Ghost Fireflies of Western North Carolina

April 29, 2024

Dive into a blend of natural wonder and culinary delight in this episode. We start with our monthly feature, the One-Pot Dish, presenting a recipe for Baja Shrimp with Baja Sauce—a perfect kick-off to a flavorful adventure. Following this we journey to the lush forests of Western North Carolina to explore the enchanting world of blue ghost fireflies. Extremely rare and found near Skyterra, these unique fireflies light up the night in the most unexpected ways. Learn about their mysterious glow, historical significance, and the conservation efforts that protect these ethereal creatures.

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184. Briefly Inspired: The Mighty Mineral Magnesium

April 24, 2024

In this episode of our Briefly Inspired series, we explore the significant role magnesium plays in our health. Dr. Teresa Campanile joins us to unravel the mysteries of this crucial mineral. Learn about what magnesium does in our bodies, how to recognize signs of deficiency, and effective ways to supplement it.

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183. How to Rewrite Your Fitness Story

April 22, 2024

Join Skyterra’s Fitness Director Ryan as he shares his transformation from viewing fitness as a chore in his father’s basement gym to embracing it as a personal passion. This episode explores the psychological challenges of identity and motivation, highlighting how small, deliberate actions can redefine our self-perception and lead to lasting change. Learn practical strategies for aligning your actions with your aspirations, and discover how to incrementally build a healthier, more empowered version of yourself.

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182. The Automatic Easy Button: How AI Can Improve Your Life

April 15, 2024

Learn about the transformative power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and how it can improve your life and your health. We’ll uncover the practical applications of AI that can make everyday tasks simpler and more enjoyable, from enhancing creative projects and optimizing fitness routines to creating recipes using ingredients found in your refrigerator. Tune in to learn how AI can be a part of your life, offering tools for innovation and efficiency in the modern world.

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181. Conquering Social Anxiety: Strategies for Connection and Confidence

April 8, 2024

Is social anxiety getting in the way of living the life you want? Today we discuss overcoming social anxiety using personal insights and professional strategies. Explore a range of therapeutic approaches, including cognitive behavioral therapy, self-compassion and exposure therapy, to manage this widespread challenge. The conversation also offers practical advice for listeners seeking to confront their social anxieties. Tune in for a heartfelt and enlightening discussion that promises hope and guidance for those navigating the complexities of social anxiety.

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180. The Power of Recreation and Adventure at Any Age

April 1, 2024

Learn about the transformative power of recreation and adventure and discover the unique approaches Skyterra and its Young Adult program take to incorporate the vital pillar of recreation into their offerings, highlighting the varied adventures in Western North Carolina and beyond. We explore how activities like hiking and exploring the great outdoors can dramatically impact stress management, fitness and personal growth. Whether you’re a young adult seeking direction and connection or someone looking to rejuvenate and balance your lifestyle, this episode is a testament to the importance of making leisure and adventure a priority.

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179. Briefly Inspired: The Walking Pad Revolution

March 27, 2024

In our first Briefly Inspired episode, we step onto the moving surface of under-the-desk treadmills, also known as walking pads, to explore their transformative role in the modern workplace. Discover how these innovative devices offer a dual benefit of sustaining productivity and fostering physical well-being by enabling movement without interrupting work tasks. Tune in to uncover how integrating a walking pad into your daily life can be a seamless stride toward balancing wellness and efficiency.

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178. From Landscaping to Lunch: Growing Edible Beauty in Your Yard

March 25, 2024

Join us for a flavorful journey from garden to table, beginning with a special segment featuring our chef’s one-pot wonder: a Mediterranean Salmon and Couscous Bowl. We then delve into the art of edible landscaping, showing you how to transform your yard into a bountiful and beautiful food source. Learn about the dual purposes of various plants, from pest-repelling herbs to nutritious trees and blooms, and how to choose the best ones for your climate. Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or just starting, this episode will inspire you to look at your landscape in a whole new way—where every plant can serve both your palate and your view.

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177. How to Unlock the Fun of Pickleball: Growth, Learning and Community at Skyterra

March 18, 2024

In this episode, we dive into the world of pickleball with Skyterra’s pickleball coach, Katie. We explore the rapid growth of the pickleball industry and its rising popularity at Skyterra, including the addition of dedicated courts and specialized pickleball weeks. Katie shares insights into Skyterra’s approach to teaching pickleball, emphasizing safety, skill development, and the positive impact on guests’ confidence and eagerness to play. We also discuss practical tips for beginners looking to start their pickleball journey, from finding local facilities to choosing the right equipment. Tune in to discover how pickleball is transforming lives at Skyterra and how you can join the fastest-growing sport in the nation!