Not so long ago, a big company did a nice thing for a little family. Way Down Deep wants to say thank you and acknowledge how little things can mean a whole lot. In this episode, Jamie and Elizabeth talk about the kindness of the folks at Gold Peak Tea during their recovery efforts of hurricane Michael.
Cube farms are full of intrigue, drama, and even comedy when Elizabeth is listening on the other side of the wall. In this episode, Elizabeth and Jamie talk about her experience in a cube farm and grinding it out for that all important family health insurance plan! Characters abound in this episode of Way Down Deep: The Podcast.
Sean Dietrich, aka Sean of the South, is a large talent. His incredibly perceptive musings and descriptions about the South and it’s personalities are right on target. Give a quick listen to what is a rather inadequate thank you for a super, large gift. Thank you Sean Dietrich for serendipities at Christmas! If you haven’t already, start following Sean Dietrich today. You won’t regret it. I sure didn’t!
At fourteen years old, Jeremiah O’Driscoll stowed away on a boat headed to Boston for a chance at a better life. What does an ancient ancestor have to do with an 8 year old’s birthday? This weeks episode of Way Down Deep: “Birthday Boy” explains it all.
Who knew deodorant could reek such havoc? In this light-hearted edition of Way Down Deep, Elizabeth and Jamie wade into the differences in men and women – in the grocery store. There’s never a dull moment at the Cantrell’s!
Things did not end the way we wanted in 2018. There was a hurricane that caused massive damage here right before the holidays. It brought the blog and podcast to a screeching hault. But we’re back and ready for 2019! We will have a full episode up on Tuesday night, but here is a mini-episode until then. Thanks for listening and Happy New Year!!
Children, in all their innocence, have a way of making us think. That was certainly the case when Elizabeth’s seven-year-old asked, “Mama, what’s a terrorist?” In today’s podcast, Elizabeth reads the blog post “Good and Evil.” Afterward, she and Jamie briefly discuss their personal experiences from 9/11 – the bad and the blessings.
Hopped Up on Oprah is a distillation of what happens when Elizabeth watches inspirational Olympic commercials and Oprah’s acceptance speech for her lifetime achievement award in the same time frame.
She gets all jacked up about what we are all capable of…really great things. It is a well-known fact that sometimes Elizabeth practices her Oscar speech in the bathroom after a long, hot shower. You’re never too old to use a hairbrush as a microphone, folks. In this podcast, Jamie and Elizabeth talk about peaks and valleys, the wonders of anti-anxiety meds, and wonder that is real life.
Stick around for a surprise at the very end. Sometimes it gets a little loosey-goosey in the studio!
Snowglobe is all you think it is: a romantic ice-skate on a snowy night in Washington, DC. Elizabeth and Jamie talk candidly about the blessing to their marriage that was their fresh start in DC, naivety working in one’s favor, and a Thanksgiving that lives in infamy.