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Our Modern Heritage: The NEW Home & Family Culture Podcast

I started this show to explore what it takes to have an intentional family culture! So far, I have learned that it takes getting clear on your collective and united vision, values, and traditions that create your family identity, and legacy.

Listen in as I discuss this topic with authors, experts, and other creators who care about the well-being of our families, and the impact our family culture has on the success of our families and the future.

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Latest Podcast Episodes

Episode 082: Transform Your Boundaries with Sarri Gilman

Sarri Gilman, LMFT is a psychotherapist, author, and workshop presenter. She is the author of Transform your Boundaries® (2014) and Naming and Taming Overwhelm for Healthcare and Human Service Providers (2017). She has a private therapy/counseling practice on Whidbey Island and devotes the rest of her time traveling and teaching on the subject of boundaries and…

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Episode 081: The Power of Trust with Hank Smith

Develop relationships of trust. Hank Smith PhD taught me about the importance of trust relationships based on these four principles: – Compassion: You are kind and benevolent, you value the other person, and you give them your time and attention. – Openness: You are willing to be mutually vulnerable with each other. You have confidence…

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Episode 080: Six Components of a Successful Family Culture

When I started this journey almost three years ago, I’d been studying parenting and self-help books, as well as business books. I had been wondering what it takes to have a successful family. See, for several years, it had felt like Michael and I were floundering! We had a solid relationship, but we were miserable…

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Episode 079: Talking About Sexual Health With Your Family with Kristin Hodson

You won’t want to miss this conversation! I studied health promotion for my undergrad, and I remember thinking it was a little strange when one of my classes was completely focused on reproductive health even though it was supposed to be about general health throughout the lifespan. The reality is sexual health is not just…

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Episode 078: What To Do When Your Youth are Failing to Launch with Greg Denning

  Greg Denning is a Total Transformation mentor and coach, and the creator of The School of Awesome-Sauce coaching program.  He has been inspiring and training families for the last 21 years on 5 different continents. He grew up in a broken home and ended up out on his own at 16.  He studied voraciously…

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Episode 077: The Power of Service in Your Family Culture with Monica Tanner

About Monica Monica Tanner is a wife and mother of 4 amazingly talented and wonderful children.  She was born and raised in Dallas, Texas.  She went to college at the University of Texas at Austin and received a bachelor’s degree in sociology and child development.  Shortly after graduating from college, She met the man of…

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About me and my podcast

Hey, I'm Jodi, a homeschool mom to four young kids! I started this show to explore what makes a family thrive and found that our family culture is the foundation of a successful family.

All families have a family culture, whether by default or by design. This show is about how to work on designing a family culture that honors your current family, your progenitors, and your posterity.

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