After a week of gleaning from several podcast episodes, this was the best episode based on its takeaways.
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The Podcast Episode of the Week winner is:
Cash Car Convert EP8 -Simple Life Together with Dan and Vanessa Haynes
In this episode, James interviewed the married couple who decided and found success in living a lifestyle of keeping only those that they really need in life. They are Dan & Vanessa Hayes of The Simple Life Together Podcast.
The episode moved as Dan and Vanessa talked about how to live a simple life together, why they lived this kind of lifestyle, and how this would benefit those who would choose to live a simple yet fulfilling life!
In this episode, you’ll learn:
- Dan & Vanessa Hayes’ first car and how they got it
- Dan & Vanessa’s turning point in deciding what they really want in life
- Figuring out how to live a simple life
- The birth of Simple Life Together Podcast
- Challenging the minimalist’s mindset
- Discipline in buying clothes and Seasonal wardrobes
- The “Consumer Society”
- Other areas in life that Dan & Vanessa simplified
- Being a strategic and smart buyer
Ask first and think about it: “Do we really need to buy it?”
- 5 Pillars that guide Dan & Vanessa with all their decisions
- Intentionality and smart decisions
- Vanessa’s story of her $24-25,000 credit card debt in the past
- The one thing that Dan and Vanessa wanted to pass on to others
MY BIGGEST TAKEAWAY!
“Walk yourself into a life plan… Know what you want to look like at the end. The things to get there will reveal themselves and you need to honour those.”
- Buy things that are of high quality, and you won’t need as much.
- Focus on creating, not just consuming.
- Be disciplined and get rid of unnecessary things.
- There is nothing more empowering than to be out of debt.
- New Media Expo
- Thomas Stanley
- Michael Hyatt’s Life Plan
- Get Simplifized
- Project 333 by Courtney Carver
- Podcast: Cash Car Convert Episode008 –Simple Life Together with Dan and Vanessa Haynes
- @CashCarConvert, CashCarConvert@gmail.com
- Dan’s Twitter: @DanialHayes
- Vanessa’s Twitter: @GetSimplifized