Mid-American Gardener is the podcast companion to Illinois Public Media’s television program of the same name. The podcast, hosted by Tinisha Shade-Spain and featuring experts from Illinois Extension and elsewhere, dives deeper into viewer/listener questions about flower gardening, vegetable gardening, fruit trees, shrubs and landscaping, pest control, tools and structures, coping with climate change, and much more. While the primary garden zones served are 5-6, this podcast offers useful and entertaining conversation that can be enjoyed by gardeners or the garden-curious in all zones.
By Mid-American Gardener
Welcome to the Mouse Lounge! A weekly podcast featuring Disney entertainment and business news, live audio from Walt Disney World and Disneyland, and "From the Vault" presenting terrific archival audio from Disney motion pictures, television, radio broadcasts, and Disneyland Records.
By Pixie Dust Productions presents...
<p>TELL US WHAT YOU THINK--DM us on Instagram: @crown_compassgirls</p><p>We are obsessed with humans on the verge of change. We are your personal development entourage that guides you through the roller coaster of life. Every week we will serve up the tools to empower your every day and to become obsessed with your life. </p><p>We are experts in the fields of nutrition, relationships, law, self-esteem and so much more. We feature compelling stories of kicking fear in the face and taking that leap of faith. Each episode features experts in their fields, like Dr. Laura Berman who is a celebrated scientist and researcher in the fields of love, sex, and relationships. Dr. Berman was a regular expert on the Oprah Winfrey Show and currently has a popular show on the OWN network. </p><p><br></p><p> Other notable guests, are Michael Losier, the author of The Law Of Attraction and host of his own radio show on the Oprah Winfrey Radio Network. Dr. Sherrie Campbell is a beloved guest of Obsessed and author of the best-selling book, "But Its Your Family". Campbell is the pre-eminent expert on cutting ties with toxic families. </p><p>In each episode, you are led on a journey of self-development with the mission that you will become obsessed with your life and think about things a little bit differently. </p><p>Collectively the three hosts bring different perspectives to the table as you explore, healing, trauma, nutrition, vibrational energy, confidence and so much more.</p><p>Host Tia Morell is an integrative holistic nutritionist and life coach. Tia is the author of the best-selling book "Obsessed With Mindful Nutrition" and speaks to giving yourself grace in your health journey. It is not about the numbers on the scale or dieting, it is about untangling your relationship with food. </p><p> Host Julie Lokun, is an attorney, master certified coach, founder of Media Queens Publishing house, and a mom to four boys. Julie is passionate about amplifying the voices of those who are making an impact in the world and looking to change the world through creating communities that uplift. Julie is the author of the best-selling entrepreneurial series "Hustle Smart" and advocates for innovative ideas that are making an impact and empowering women and men. </p><p>Host Mika Altidor is a media darling, certified life coach, and most notably a champion for the plant-based lifestyle. Mika has won accolades as one of the top black-owned business owners in Florida. Mika is passionate about her vegan lifestyle as well as unearthing confidence in all humans. </p><p>Together, Julie, Tia, and Mika are obsessed with lifting others in their personal development journey. You will get a peek into their personal challenges and the tools that they have used to rise above. </p><p>Welcome To Obsessed!</p>
By Julie Lokun, Mika Altidor and Tia Morell Walden
<p> <strong>What is Beyond the Pen?</strong></p><p><br></p><p> In short, we uncover the story behind an author's book. To be more specific, imagine diving into the depths of a book, exploring its themes, and unraveling the messages woven into its pages. We are a literary podcast that takes you on a journey through the minds of some of our time's most intriguing undiscovered authors. Each week, we invite a new guest to join us for a one-on-one interview, delving into the story behind their book. We don't just scratch the Beyond the Pen is more than just a podcast - it's a literary adventure that will leave you inspired, enlightened, and eager for more.</p><p><br></p><h3 class="ql-align-center"><strong>Our Purpose</strong></h3><p> We aim to delve deep into storytelling and explore what makes a great story. We take a unique approach by examining five essential elements that every author must consider: Plot, Setting, Characters, POV, and Conflict Styles. Our goal is to empower aspiring storytellers to take their craft to the next level by sharing successful authors' insights, flaws, and revelations as they journey through the literary world. We believe everyone has a story to tell, and we encourage our listeners to find their unique voices and perspective. In addition to exploring the storytelling process, so aim to educate our audience about the publishing industry. We provide practical tools and resources to help aspiring authors navigate the often-challenging world of publishing and give them the knowledge they need to achieve long-term success.</p><p><br></p><h3 class="ql-align-center"><strong>What Sets Us Apart From the Rest?</strong></h3><p> Firstly, we delve deeper into the literary elements of each book, exploring not only the plot but also the architecture of the world, the complexities/simplicity of the characters, the narrative point of view, and the conflict model. By reading the first three to five chapters of each book, we can provide a more comprehensive analysis of what makes each story unique. Secondly, we don't just talk about the book. We also take the time to get to know the author personally. We inquire about their inspirations, unknown facts about them, their writing kryptonite, favorite quotes, and what's next for them. Lastly, we educate our audience on the publishing world. We discuss the various specialties within the industry, types of publications and marketing strategies, ways to better one's craft, distribution of books, and finding long-term success as an author.</p><p><br></p><h3 class="ql-align-center"><strong>In the Future</strong></h3><p> At Beyond the Pen, we aim to be the go-to platform for publishing companies, big and small, to showcase their most promising new authors. Finally, we aim to become a household name in the literary world, like <em>Fresh Air</em> or <em>What Should I Read Next</em>, and be the destination where listeners can discover the next literary icons of their favorite genres. With Beyond the Pen, the future of literature is just a conversation away. So, join us as we explore the art of storytelling, inspire new ideas, and empower the next generation of great storytellers.</p>
By Maccabee and Chelsea
Come talk beer and beer science with some of homebrewing's favorite mad scientists. They'll explore the science of beer making and the art of fermenting the wildest and craziest things. It's like Mr. Wizard, Bill Nye the Science Guy and Click and Clack of Car Talk all met down at the local pub for a couple of pints! It's all about the homebrew with the authors of Simple Homebrewing and Experimental Homebrewing - Denny Conn and Drew Beechum
By Denny Conn, Drew Beechum
Gardens are more than collections of plants. Gardens and Gardeners are intersectional spaces and agents for positive change in our world. Cultivating Place: Conversations on Natural History and the Human Impulse to Garden is a weekly public radio program & podcast exploring what we mean when we garden. Through thoughtful conversations with growers, gardeners, naturalists, scientists, artists and thinkers, Cultivating Place illustrates the many ways in which gardens are integral to our natural and cultural literacy. These conversations celebrate how these interconnections support the places we cultivate, how they nourish our bodies, and feed our spirits. They change the world, for the better. Take a listen.
By Jennifer Jewell / Cultivating Place