The Crystal Paine Show is dedicated to helping you embrace life right where you are and take practical steps to get where you want to go.

Crystal says, "My hope is that this podcast will serve as an inspiration to your week, a pause in your day to slow down and reflect a little, a looked-forward-to part of your weekly routine, a place where we can connect on a deeper level… and ultimately, I my desire is that you come away from listening to each episode feeling motivated to bloom where you are planted and take intentional steps to move in the direction you are longing to go."

Crystal is a wife, mom of 3, speaker, author, and online entrepreneur, best known for founding as well as

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22. How to Be Brave (with Melissa Radke)

I was kind of giddy about doing today’s interview… because I had listened to Melissa Radke’s audiobook, Eat Cake, Be Brave, and had fallen in love with her hilarious, tell-it-like-it-is honesty and couldn’t wait to get to talk to her in person (well, it was actually over Skype, but that was a big step up…

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21. The Year That Changed the Trajectory of Our Lives (with Jesse Paine)

Guess what? Thanks to popular demand, Jesse is back on today’s episode! And this time, he’s joining me for the entire episode. We didn’t really plan it… he was just sitting across from me when I went live and his mic was turned on. As you’ll hear… he jumped right in! 😉 We disagree about…

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20. Stop Procrastinating and Do the Next Right Thing (with Emily P. Freeman)

Well, y’all, after 19 podcast episodes, I’m finally feeling like I’m starting to get my feet underneath me and feel more comfortable with this whole podcasting. So, even though it scared me a lot, this is the first episode where I didn’t plan out every word I was going to say. That’s a big deal…

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19. Making Family Dinner a Priority (with Tiffany King)

Now that it’s February, the excitement of the new year has probably started to fade for you. And it’s around this time of the year that it can begin to feel like you just want to give up on your goals for 2019. This episode might be just the shot in the arm you need…

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18. Infertility, Open Adoption, and How to Love When It’s So Hard (with Rachel Nielson)

I’m doing something I’ve never done on the podcast before… I’m doing an entirely interview-driven episode. I usually try to keep interviews with guests to around 15 minutes and then we devote the other 15 minutes of the podcast to other segments. But as I was prepping for this particular interview, I just had this…

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17. The Hardest Year of Our Marriage (with Jesse Paine)

(Jesse and I at a Ball on Saturday night! It was so fun to get all dressed up!) Jesse is joining me for another really honest episode where we share our more of our story. This time around, we dig into one of the harder seasons of our life, when Jesse was still in law school…

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16. The Outfit Formulas That Changed My Life (with Alison Lumbatis)

If you’ve been following my blog for a long time, you know that for years I said, “I’m not a fashionista!” I felt so inept when it came to putting together cute outfits and I felt like anytime anyone complimented me on my outfit, I needed to apologize for someone or deflect the compliment by saying…

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15. How Practicing Gratitude Will Change Your Year (with Erin Port)

Today we’re talking about sinuses, allergies, India, personal growth and development, and how to cultivate a grateful spirit. Yup, it’s another episode of The Crystal Paine Show… and like usual, you’re going to get a plethora of topics! 🙂 (Erin’s 52-Week Meal Planner — which she shares more about on the show!) Today I’m joined…

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14. Why You Should Choose a Word for 2019 (with Monica Wilkinson)

Happy New Year! Don’t you love this time of the year? Everything is fresh and full of opportunity! Today, on the podcast, I share some practical ways to start your new year well. We’ll talk about everything from choosing a word for the year to meal prep to savoring life. I couldn’t think of any…

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13. How I Broke Free from Legalism (with Jesse Paine)

(Read the story behind this photo here.) Well, this episode is all about Christmas and Christmas candy and cleaning your house for Christmas and one of our family’s favorite stocking stuffer traditions… and then we take a hard turn and Jesse interviews me as I share more of our story and specifically how I broke…

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