You're Doing Great

You're Doing Great

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Pep Talks And Inspiration From Your Personal Cheerleader


PRODUCTIVITY DURING A PANDEMIC
Mar 28 • 20 min
We’re staying home! Time to write your masterpiece, clean the basement, take up quilting and DO ALL THE THINGS! Right? NO. Not at all. Here are several reasons why you only have two obligations during a pandemic: stay alive, and don’t be a problem. YOU’RE…
WHAT TO DO INSTEAD OF PANICKING (ABOUT CORONAVIRUS)
Mar 12 • 10 min
Good day to everyone except the coronavirus! Laura shares some insight on a way to manage your panic about a pandemic you can’t control. In the uncertain times, how can we be a leader, or at least a good citizen? Wash your hands and keep doing great! (See…
ONE PERCENT BETTER
Feb 22 • 7 min
Laura gets some great life advice from a NY bar bouncer. It’s heartwarming, easy and actionable! Also, she’s doing YDG Sticker Giveaway!! How to enter the YDG sticker giveaway: Step 1: ❤️ Take the survey: https://forms.gle/3raFkecaN2vjQzwY8…
ROMANCING THE SELF
Feb 13 • 14 min
Happy Valentine’s Day! Or Galentine’s Day! Whether you’re single or in a serious relationship with a plate of waffles, Laura wants you to love on yourself. She shares a self-love practice from her workshop, Romancing the Self. You’ll learn about being…
DON’T DESPAIR
Feb 6 • 14 min
Laura’s working on a new project, code name: The Salem Project. She needs your help thinking of stories about women on quests. Send your recs to podcast@cinderly.com! Laura made a list of self-care things to do in case she falls into a February pit of…
NEW YEAR, NEW LEASE…LITERALLY
Jan 29 • 41 min
aura accidentally terrorizes all of Paris while on a bike tour. She’s doing great, even en francais! Laura returns from France to some very bad news about her apartment building. This episode was recorded in pieces over the course of a few months while…
PRO TIPS FOR GETTING UNSTUCK
Jan 8 • 17 min
Laura von Holt is joined by her friend Alexandra Haughton to share some pro tips on creativity and mindfulness, based on their popular workshop “Get Unstuck: Recalibrating the Creative Brain. ” This is a rebroadcast of an episode from the HBIC Nation…
HAPPY NEW YEAR
Jan 1 • 4 min
A New Year message and vote of confidence, just for you. You are a timeless masterpiece and I love you so much. Find us at http://fairybossmother.com (http://fairybossmother.com/) or email us at podcast@cinderly.com ♡ ♡ ♡ EPISODE DETAILS → → Join our…
ADRIENNE DAWES IS DOING GREAT
Dec 18, 2019 • 61 min
Adrienne Dawes is a mixed-race Afro-Latina playwright and producer originally from Austin, TX. Adrienne shares how imposter syndrome led her to create the Unfortunately Challenge, an attempt to get 100 rejections in one year. Now Adrienne is a master of…
NO, YOU’RE THE BEST OF 2019
Dec 12, 2019 • 11 min
It’s the time of year where we reflect, which means a lot of “best of” lists pop up. Whether or not your name is on an official top list this year, Laura wants you know a powerful phrase that will get you into right mindset for knocking down any doors in…
PEP TALKS FOR THE PEOPLE: IMPOSTER SYNDROME
Dec 4, 2019 • 20 min
Welcome to Pep Talks For The People, wherein Laura gives a pep talk for a listener’s problem. In this pep talk, a listener asked Laura to give some advice on having impostor syndrome. Laura explains what impostor syndrome is, what happens when you run…
YOU HAVE ALWAYS BEEN THE COOLEST
Nov 27, 2019 • 10 min
Laura has to declutter, which is almost as bad a being a morning person. Laura found her high school journal which reveals that she has always been a Machiavellian mastermind, at least in regards to prom and student government. This reminds her that she…
TORI SCOTT IS DOING GREAT
Nov 21, 2019 • 47 min
Tori Scott is a world-famous entertainer and celebrated gay icon (our words, not hers). Laura and Tori talk about navigating a creative career in New York City and nurturing your creative aspirations while working a day job. Tori shares the life-changing…
NANOWRIMO: BIG DREAMS AND BIG COMMITMENTS
Nov 9, 2019 • 25 min
By special request, Laura gives a pep talk in honor of NaNoWriMo! Whether you’re up for National Novel Writing Month or another self-challenge, Laura offers some perspective on the benefits of making a big commitment to your dreams. Mentioned in this…
YOUR ONLY JOB IS TO KNOW YOURSELF
Nov 6, 2019 • 20 min
Laura wrote a romance that surprised her. She gives some practical writing tips, and talks all the things she thought about while writing, like how confusing it is to be n your 20’s. How it’s still confusing to be in your 30’s. How other people’s ideas of…
PEP TALKS FOR THE PEOPLE: HOW TO FINISH SOMETHING YOU WANNA QUIT
Oct 30, 2019 • 10 min
Welcome to a brand new segment: Pep Talks For The People, wherein Laura gives a pep talk for a listener’s problem. In this pep talk, all Lisa has to do to finish her master’s program is write her thesis. But, she’s having a lot of trouble finding the…
L. PENELOPE IS DOING GREAT
Oct 23, 2019 • 29 min
Please welcome our first special guest to the podcast! L. Penelope is a paranormal romance and fantasy author, and host of My Imaginary Friends podcast. She’s also one of the inspirations for You’re Doing Great! We chat about getting un-stuck on a…
PIRATE HACK YOUR LIFE
Oct 16, 2019 • 12 min
While on a writing retreat in the UK, Laura visits Greenwich, England and has deep thoughts about pirate ships, creativity, and the Prime Meridian. Basically, time is a scam. Go your own way, pirates. Find us at http://fairybossmother.com…
YOU ARE NOT BEHIND
Oct 9, 2019 • 6 min
Laura gives a pep talk about feeling like you are behind or not enough. The point is, you’re not behind, you’re just living in a world full of other people’s problems. There’s a video version of this episode on YouTube: https://youtu.be/CJ97tA9Pdak…
EAT YOUR CARBS AND CRY
Oct 2, 2019 • 5 min
Laura had dinner with a friend who thought her uppers had worn off, but it turned out she was hangry. Sometimes you need to have some carbs and cry, but that’s okay. you’re doing great! Find us at http://fairybossmother.com (http://fairybossmother.com/)…
MORNINGS ARE A SCAM
Sep 26, 2019 • 10 min
Episode 2: Laura struggles with her first week of being a morning person. In fact, she’s pretty sure it’s a scam, so she does herself the kindness of going back to sleep. Being a morning person is a challenge, but at least she saw some cute dogs. You’re…
I Got Up When I Got Down
Sep 18, 2019 • 5 min
Laura von Holt, host of this podcast and Fairy Boss Mother, has an ideal vision for herself. It involves being a morning person who walks every day by the Hudson River and feels really successful. Even if morning really means 2 p.m., you’re doing great! ♡…
Introducing You’re Doing Great
Sep 11, 2019 • 4 min
You’re Doing Great is a podcast all about trying your best and keeping it real! Hosted by your personal cheerleader and Fairy Boss Mother, Laura von Holt! Stay tuned for creative inspiration and motivation, ways to over come self-doubt and tips for…