Hodge Podge

Hodge Podge

www.hodgepodgebyalisonklak.com
Hodge Podge is a podcast about all types of things. I feature my life as a native North Carolinian, aspiring creative writer, mother of a wild little boy and our life as a military family, and whatever else comes to mind.


Networking is CRUCIAL
Sep 13 • 14 min
Networking is so crucial in a successful business. Social Media is a fabulous way to introduce yourself, find customers, etc. BUT, you cannot rely 100% on social media and online interactions. Find out more about my suggestions here! #CEED…
Natalie Spencer: Rising from the Ashes
Jul 16 • 17 min
Natalie Spencer: Renaissance European Day Spa, Fayetteville, NC • Interview: Rises from ashes following devastation from fire in October 2018
Joann “JoJo” Yost: Survivor, Warrior, Inspiration
Jun 21 • 43 min
Joann “JoJo” Yost: Gold Star Wife, Breast Cancer Survivor, Mother, Business Woman, Guiding Light. This woman has an amazing, inspirational story. Take time to listen to her. Thank me later.
Interview with Wendi Iacobello: Strength 4 Spouses
May 18 • 34 min
“Wendi Iacobello is an Army wife, former adult educator and Middle and High School Special Education teacher. Currently, she is a blogger, freelance writer, aqua cycling instructor, and avid volunteer. In her free time, you can find her volunteering at…
A reading of Mommy’s Big, Red Monster Truck!
May 1 • 6 min
Anchor • A reading of Mommy’s Big, Red Monster Truck! I thought some of you might enjoy listening to my children’s book! Sit back and let me take you on a fun adventure with this super cool mom and son AND their Big, Red Monster Truck! Perfect for a…
Spring is here!
Mar 29 • 20 min
Spring is here in #fayettevillenc - Updates on my Mommy’s Big, Red Monster Truck journey and new budding partnerships with #GoFayetteville Blog and Fayetteville NC Bloggers Network
This is Me.
Feb 16 • 3 min
An essay on self-acceptance and happiness.
What is Love?
Feb 16 • 5 min
Anchor • What is Love? My thoughts on the true meaning of LOVE.
Writer’s Brain
Feb 7 • 26 min
I’m suffering from WRITER’S BRAIN!!! Too many ideas, not enough time. A discussion of prioritizing, promotions, events, and life! #booktips #publishing #writerscommunity
Happy New Year
Dec 31, 2018 • 17 min
2018 Reflections and happy wishes for the new year
Mommy’s Big, Red Monster Truck
Nov 14, 2018 • 7 min
Mommy’s Big, Red Monster Truck is my debut children’s book. Learn more about it at alisonpaulklak.wordpress.com and www.alisonpaulklakowicz.com and purchase your copy at https://books.friesenpress.com/store/title/119734000066020196
Happy Halloween
Oct 31, 2018 • 6 min
A short wish for a Happy Halloween 🎃
The Storm
Sep 17, 2018 • 20 min
Hurricane Florence update #hurricaneorence #northcarolina
End of Summer Review
Aug 30, 2018 • 25 min
An update on my small business: Nautigul: Custom Wood Art; writing endeavors; and interview on Hodge Podge to come
Why a podcast… why not?
Jul 18, 2018 • 6 min
This is why I started a podcast. I blame my husband, Adam. It’s all his fault! 😄
I’ll Always Love My Mama
Jul 16, 2018 • 26 min
An ode to my mama, Julia Beth, on her 69th birthday.
You are a poet and didn’t know it!
Jul 5, 2018 • 7 min
My thoughts on poetry… everyone is a poet.
Fourth of July
Jul 5, 2018 • 14 min
Fourth festivity and memories of days past
Summer Fun and Army Life
Jul 1, 2018 • 25 min
Kinder Grad, Milspouse Life, Summer Fun, & Writing Update
My Brother, the Park Ranger
Jun 4, 2018 • 12 min
A celebration of my brother, the park ranger and his 40th birthday on the Pamlico River; and a brief update on the progress of my children’s book.
Memorial Day Thoughts
May 28, 2018 • 18 min
Episode 4: A Memorial Day weekend trip up to Philadelphia; and Memorial Day thoughts from a Military Spouse
Making my dreams come true
May 19, 2018 • 13 min
My professional and writing background… Writer turned Human Services Professional turned Writer.
The In Laws
May 19, 2018 • 17 min
My inlaws: Philly natives and grandchildren of immigrants; my Philly Fanatic Husband; the Poconos; A brief update on my writing (Again, please forgive my very lazy southern drawl, mouth breathing, and rudimentary editing. ha!
Home Sweet Home, North Carolina
May 17, 2018 • 14 min
Hodge Podge is a podcast about all types of things. Mainly about writing, publishing, and life in North Carolina, coastal life, military life… and, whatever else comes to mind. This is my first EVER podcast. Please forgive my southern drawl, mouth…