Like nobody's business
Hosted by Emily Cassel
In this episode, Emily is joined by storyteller + creator, Meredith Boggs! The two discuss living beyond the highlight reel, actionable steps to get unstuck from mindless scrolling and into the wonder & beauty of your own life, & how comparison can actually be a positive tool for growth, alignment, + evolution. This episode is for you if you’ve found yourself stuck in the trap of comparison on social media, and are ready to break free of that for good!
Meredith Boggs is a storyteller and creator, writing and speaking about The Other Half, real life that doesn’t make the highlight reel, the name and premise of both her blog and podcast. She is passionate about beginning conversations about the other half of life to breed connection, spur on personal growth, and cultivate rich relationships. She seeks to encourage and equip women to live healthy, happy, and wholehearted lives that are in alignment with who they were uniquely created to be.
With a heart for the vulnerable, Meredith is an emergency nurse by trade. She is a sexual assault nurse examiner and has spent time living abroad in China caring for the medical and surgical needs of orphans.
Her love for writing and telling stories is something she inherited from her dad, a songwriter and author. She started blogging during her college years as a place to chronicle her spiritual journey and recount stories.
She re-launched her blog in 2015, The Other Half; Real Life That Doesn’t Make the Highlight Reel in addition to recently releasing The Other Half Podcast hosted by Meredith and her husband, Justin. Her writing has been featured by Relevant Magazine Rising Tide Society, Her View From Home, Kingdom Winds and FREED magazine. She is a graduate of Aspiring Authors program by Bestselling author Rachel C. Swanson, Author Launch, and The Productive Writer by Ally Fallon & Tim Grahl. She is also active in hope*writers and the Dream to Done Mastermind group with Kelsey Chapman.
Meredith has cultivated an engaged online community of over 20,000 through her personal writing which has translated into in-person events and workshops she hosts. She desires to steward her influence as a writer, speaker, and social media influencer with purpose and intentionally cultivate a community with women who can show up as they are and live with purpose, becoming all they were created to be.
She’s a rising inspirational and motivational speaker, addressing topics such as identity, purpose, body image, relationships, and the Enneagram
Married to her high school sweetheart, Justin, they have put down roots in their hometown of Nashville, Tennessee. You’ll find them traveling the world eating street food, dancing in their kitchen, or spending weekends at the lake with their black lab, Lady.
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