Let's make a deal
This week, we ask ourselves what it means to compromise. We also share what we’ve been reading, watching, listening to, and following recently.
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What you’ll hear:
- How we define compromise
- When is compromise worth it and when is it not?
- The fruit of compromise in relationships
- What pop culture tells us about romance
- What we're reading, watching, listening to, and following
Can I quote you on that?
- “Compromise can be simplified to this: putting someone else’s needs before yours.” Maggie
- “I don’t want to get my way all the time.” Maggie
- “If you’re compromising and not speaking up because you don’t want to have a fight or because you are doubting your own voice or your own right to say something, then that is an unhealthy compromise.” Jacey
- “In relationships, you may have an ideal, but a person is not going to reflect that ideal back to you because that person is going to be imperfect.” Maggie
- “I still kinda wanna be the type of girl who can go to sleep with bugs. But I’m just not, and that’s ok.” Maggie
- “Close relationships sharpen and hold up a mirror to our most broken places.” Jacey
- “Uggh. Podcast nerds.” Jacey
- Start Your Podcast: transform your podcast idea into your first episode
- Going Zero Waste
- Trash is for tossers
- The Gilded Years
- Andra Day: Cheers to the Fall
- The Head and the Heart: Signs of Light
- Magic Lessons with Elizabeth Gilbert (Recommend episodes 201 & 202)
- Finding God in the Waves
- Mike McHargue as Science Mike on his podcast and twitter
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- Jacey on Instagram, Twitter and her blog
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