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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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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12. How to Create a Home That Serves Your Family (with Myquillyn Smith)

Other than my interviews with Jesse, this was my very first interview to do in-person — with Myquillyn Smith (aka The Nester) sitting right across the table from me as we recorded (Ryan, my podcast producer and Myquillyn’s husband are in the background). I loved getting to chat with her face-to-face and be inspired by…

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11. The Real Reason You’re So Tired (with Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith)

I talk to so many women who are exhausted, worn down, and worn out. They don’t want to feel this way, but they aren’t sure whether there is any alternative. If you’ve ever felt like that or just even wondered how you could feel a little more rested, you don’t want to miss today’s episode.…

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10. How to Find Your Blue Flame (with Jennifer Fulwiler)

I’m so excited for today’s guest! Jennifer Fulwiler has been a great inspiration to me. I first encountered her writings over a decade ago when I first started blogging, and rediscovered her this past year when I read her new book, One Beautiful Dream. If you’re a mom who works or wants to pursue your…

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9. Law School Struggles, Free Groceries, and a Pregnancy Test (with Jesse Paine)

Jesse and I are currently in India (I messed up when I pre-recorded the podcast and said we were going to be in Rome and headed to India — I was forgetting that episode 9 dropped this week, not last week!) with some good friends of ours, so I talk about my international travel must-haves…

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