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Passion Episode 7 - Dennis Tyson
May 19 • 43 min
If you love art, artists or are just inspired by art, then this episode is for you. Join Ron and Dennis Tyson and discover the world of Plein Air Painting and what drives the passion in an artist.
Passion Episode 6 - Joe Maloney
May 10 • 28 min
It’s Teacher Appreciation Week and in this week’s episode Ron interviews Joe Maloney about his passion for teaching and the challenges teachers face in the current COVID environment. #morningswithron
Passion Episode 5 - Jann Rigell - Pet Parenting
May 3 • 34 min
If you are a pet parent, looking to be a pet parent or just admire pet parents, then this podcast episode is for your. Join Ron and Jann as they discuss the life of a pet parent. #morningswithron #petparenting
Passion Episode 4 - Barney Gallassio
Apr 25 • 35 min
Join us for a discussion of all things Mah Jongg in the world of Barney Gallassio
Passion Episode 3 - Kathy Driver
Apr 20 • 27 min
In this episode Kathy shares her passion for cycling and triathlons.
Passion Episode 2 - Destination Mah Jongg
Apr 5 • 27 min
In this episode Ron talks with Fern Oliphant and Sheryl Perry about the passion in their business, Destination Mahjongg (
Passion Series - Episode 1 - Renee Eisman
Apr 1 • 16 min
This week we start our series on Passion. Interviews with people who share their passion for what they do with you. This week’s interview is with Renee Eisman, Manager Home Delivery for the Bring Smiles to Seniors program.
Life Lessons 2020 - Episode 3
Feb 28 • 15 min
This weeks messages include: Opinions play a role but not always; Taking care of ourselves often results in taking care of others; Follow the crowd or walk the unknown path; Let their innocence thing and grow and Are you 100% all in?
Life Lessons 2020 - Episode 2
Feb 13 • 13 min
The messages in this episode include: Are you in love with being alive?; Carry the bags or leave them at home?; Removing the bricks; Why perfection? and What’s on the other side of your wall?
Life Lessons 2020
Jan 10 • 16 min
In this first podcast of 2020 we continue to explore life and the lessons it teaches us. This episode includes: Kick old self doubt to the curb; Maybe the lists aren’t so bad; Is it okay to say no; Showing gratitude is healthy for the brain and Me time is…
Life Lessons - Part 10
Dec 6, 2019 • 14 min
This weeks episodes include: You still can be what you might have been; The treasures of life; They just do it; Life is a balancing act and Seizing the moment is awesome.
Life Lessons - Part 9
Nov 23, 2019 • 15 min
This weeks messages include: We never know what they may be dealing with; Humanity alive and well; 1962 - ????; They are here for a reason and My happy corner of the world. #morningswithron
Life Lessons - Part 8
Nov 12, 2019 • 12 min
This week’s messages include: Friendships are important to the garden of life; What would you make of your day; Those who matter are still my people and Knowing our soul is important for true happiness.
Life Lessons - Part 7
Oct 27, 2019 • 14 min
This weeks messages include: We don’t always have to be right; What kind of thoughts is your mind filled with; Stop when you’re done not when you’re tired; Being able to affect a life is awesome and Is it time to weed the garden?
Life Lessons - Part 6
Oct 9, 2019 • 13 min
This week’s messages include; Is your life collection in balance; Yes and no are powerful words; Keep the stones in your pocket; Is your door always open; A life of integrity is a life well lived.
Life Lessons - Part 5
Oct 2, 2019 • 11 min
This weeks messages include: Laughter is medicine; We are all worthy of love; Telling not just showing is important; Serving is leadership and Our life journey needs no explanation.
Life Lessons - Part 4
Sep 24, 2019 • 15 min
This weeks messages include: Your mind will believe you; From ordinary to extraordinary; Set, achieve and amaze; Believe in yourself and exceed your imagination and We are in control of our destiny.
Life Lessons - Part 3
Sep 19, 2019 • 14 min
This week’s messages include: The beauty of diversity; Changing a life can be cool; Some memories can never be replaced; Choosing to be happy and Yes, mistakes can be good.
Life Lessons - Part 2
Aug 28, 2019 • 12 min
Messages in this week’s episode include: Are we willing it or killing it; Nourishing our soul is important; Be a diamond; Your heart is still beating and Make your 1,440 count.
Life Lessons - Part 1
Aug 21, 2019 • 14 min
The messages in this weeks episode include: Can conflict be beneficial; Passion can lead to purpose; Do our loved ones really ever leave us; Make your next minute magical and It’s my awesome that matters.
Bring Smiles to Seniors Journey
Aug 13, 2019 • 21 min
Hear the story of the Bring Smiles to Seniors program in Ron’s own words. Listen how one small idea became a very big reality as his volunteer team built a program to remind seniors that they were loved and not forgotten all across the country.
Random Messages - Part 5
Aug 8, 2019 • 16 min
This week’s messages include: Change can be freeing but it takes courage Giving does not require receiving Our fits are given to share Bring lonely and being forgotten are different They are only on loan Thank you for being part of our podcast
Random Messages - Part 4
Jul 31, 2019 • 15 min
This week’s messages include: No apologies, this is me! Feeding the Soul Age and time are not our enemy Our words can change life’s trajectory Is technology setting us down the right path?
It’s all about life!
Jul 25, 2019 • 14 min
Messages in this episode include: You Are Significant; Exactly Like Me; A New Day; Happiness; Live Life Doing What You Want
Random Messages - Part 3
Jul 16, 2019 • 14 min
This weeks messages include: Dreams can become reality - Be thankful for those around you - The joy of the journey outweighs the hurt - Is compassion still alive? - Some things become great things I hope you enjoy. Ron
Random Messages Part 2
Jul 10, 2019 • 13 min
This weeks messages include: Have you nourished your friendship lately? What is our word worth? Create your own magic! Sometimes we just need to unplug Whats more important, experiences or possessions?
Random Messages Part 1
Jul 4, 2019 • 14 min
For the next few weeks I will be sharing previous messages from my blog This week includes: Never start a job unless…… They are only on loan The power of we Is it necessary to be so mean? Unintended consequences….in a good way I hope…
Goals and Dreams Part 2
Jun 26, 2019 • 12 min
This podcast continues our series on goals and dreams.
Goals and Dreams Part 1
Jun 22, 2019 • 15 min
This week’s messages are all about goals and dreams and creating that magic in your life.
Five of my favorite messages
Jun 11, 2019 • 14 min
Rather than a theme this week, I decided to share five of my favorite unheard messages with you. The messages this week include: Later can become never if we don’t seize the moment Don’t let comparing steal your life joy Humanity alive and well Knowing…
Self Awareness Part 3
Jun 5, 2019 • 14 min
This is the final podcast in our Self Awareness series.
Self Awareness Part 2
May 29, 2019 • 16 min
This is the second part of our series on self awareness.
Self Awareness Part 1
May 21, 2019 • 15 min
These week’s podcast is the first in our series on self awareness.
Grandma Lola Series Part 2
May 15, 2019 • 15 min
In our first episode we introduced you to Grandma Lola. In this episode Ron shares more stories about this amazing woman.
Taking Care of Others Part 3
May 9, 2019 • 13 min
This is part three in our series “Taking Care of Others”. Questions or comments? Email us at
Taking Care of Others Part 2
Apr 30, 2019 • 15 min
This is the second podcast in our series, “Taking Care of Others”
Taking Care of Ourselves Part 3
Apr 24, 2019 • 14 min
This podcast is dedicated to messages about taking care of ourselves. Please enjoy the third in this series.
Exploring the awesomeness of special needs individuals
Apr 17, 2019 • 14 min
In this weeks episode we explore the awesomeness of individuals with special needs and how they are the gift that keeps on giving. You can listen at or on Apple Podcast, Google Podcast, Spotify or other podcast sites. Web:…
Taking Care of Ourselves Part 2
Apr 10, 2019 • 17 min
This is Part 2 in the series “Taking Care of Ourselves”
Self Awareness
Apr 3, 2019 • 13 min
This weeks episode provides a little dose of self awareness.
Bring Smiles to Seniors Journey
Apr 1, 2019 • 20 min
Ever wonder how the Bring Smiles to Seniors progam came to be? In this special podcast Ron shares the Bring Smiles to Seniors journey.
Teamwork, Integrity & Service
Mar 27, 2019 • 15 min
What can you accomplish with teamwork? How important is your word? Is Service really all that? All these topics and more explored in this episode of Mornings With Ron.
Caregivers, Dementia and Alzheimers
Mar 23, 2019 • 15 min
If you are a care giver or have a friend or family member dealing with Dementia or Alzheimers then this bonus episode is for you.
Dealing With Adversity
Mar 20, 2019 • 15 min
This week’s episodes are all messages about dealing with adversity.
Friends and Family
Mar 14, 2019 • 18 min
We have talked about taking care of others and taking care of ourselves. Now its all about friends and family. I hope you enjoy.
Taking Care of Ourselves Part 1
Mar 6, 2019 • 15 min
Last week was all about taking care of others. This week we explore the necessity of taking care of ourselves. I hope you enjoy!
Taking Care of Others Part 1
Mar 1, 2019 • 19 min
This week we explore why it is important to take care of others.
Grandma Lola Series Part 1
Feb 26, 2019 • 16 min
In this weeks bonus episode I introduce you to my amazing Grandma Lola who was my inspiration for starting the Bring Smiles to Seniors program. I hope you enjoy.
Making the Most of our Life Minutes
Feb 23, 2019 • 13 min
This week we explore the necessity of making the most of the life minutes that we have been given.
And so it begins
Feb 17, 2019 • 12 min
Inagural podcast for Mornings With Ron. In this episode I share five inspirational messages to help start your day. Listen, enjoy and help be the reason you and someone else smiles.