May 17th, 2021 | Season 6 | 33 mins 29 secs
faith, identity, motherhood, well-being
In this rewind episode with Tamara Sykes, there is so much to learn about reinvention, motherhood and grace. As a Caribbean immigrant, mother of a biracial child, and a successful SEO strategist, Tamara has found a way to make space for what truly matters.
March 29th, 2021 | Season 5 | 36 mins 27 secs
career, culture, identity
Samantha Bobila is a self-identified woman of color (WOC) who leads the charge in the philanthropic space. As a Filipino-American and feminist, the non-profit executive, who started as an assistant to a CEO, Samantha learned and continues to learn how to navigate the nexus of power, privilege and wealth to create a space for other WOC.
March 15th, 2021 | Season 5 | 14 mins 56 secs
Growing up in a Muslim and Methodist, African household in the south had its challenges and its perks. At the end of the day, I found a walk of faith that worked for me.
March 8th, 2021 | Season 5 | 45 mins 10 secs
identity, relationships, wellness
On the surface, Shamair's story may appear to be every woman's story - the search for self and finding clarity in relationships. Digging deeper, her story is one of healing from a long journey to breast cancer and of freedom in discovering a true relationship.
040: Unchecking the box: How a biracial millennial reclaimed her identity and found success in corporate finance
February 15th, 2021 | Season 5 | 34 mins 33 secs
career, family, identity
Melissa Kung is a biracial Jersey girl who has a lot to say about the boxes of identity that people have tried to create for her. The Cuban Chinese-American is often asked, "What are you?" And after years of muddling through her own identity, she has found the answer that aligns with her authentic self.
February 8th, 2021 | Season 5 | 36 mins 23 secs
career, identity, productivity
Dr. Uohna Thiessen began blazing trails at an early age when she immigrated from Trinidad and Tobago to the U.S. Her pursuit of data science and sheer determination would lead her to finally release the shadow of imposter syndrome and set the stage for her to build a unique business.
January 11th, 2021 | Season 5 | 36 mins 17 secs
identity, motherhood, relationships
Breaking barriers while being broken is a testament to A. Decker's determination to unravel from a life that did not align with her destiny. The Canadian resident with British-Jamaican heritage speaks candidly about her desire to break the cycle of struggle.
027: Samantha Heuwagen: On Overcoming Disability, the Gateway of Writing & Creating Unconventional Paths
November 2nd, 2020 | Season 3 | 41 mins 21 secs
identity, mental health, transitions
Samantha is a Latinx sex therapist who does her life in two different languages. It all began in her home state of Michigan where she grew up with a close-knit family in a multicultural community. But what happens when you decide to shift the narrative, leave your family and create your own path? Samantha charted her own journey that led to a discovery of creativity and healing.
October 19th, 2020 | Season 3 | 33 mins 44 secs
identity, transition, wellness
Anna is no stranger to dealing with the challenges of growing up and existing between two cultures - Mexican and suburban American. She shares how she fought through feelings of otherness and challenges with addiction to create a life and career path beyond her imagination.
October 12th, 2020 | Season 3 | 29 mins 31 secs
faith, identity, motherhood, relationships
Caressa Walker is embracing all of her imperfections. The creator of the Imperfect Caressa blog knows that self-love and understanding of self allows her to show up despite the challenges of her parents' 27-year marriage and devastating divorce, which later shaped her expectations on relationships and marriage.