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podcast show notes | episode 019 | learning’s my favorite

This blog post serves as SHOW NOTES for our podcast — Cultivate a Good Life. This is not a comprehensive outline of everything discussed in this specific episode. The notes, links, and tips below are just some of what was mentioned. Everything we’re highlighting here will certainly make so much more sense when you’ve listened to this episode. If you haven’t already listened, you definitely should. And you should also just go ahead and subscribe to the podcast. It’s good stuff.

episode description

In episode 19, we talk with Laurie Pecotte, our Digital Manager here at BH. A nurse turned digital guru, Laurie knows how to work hard at — and find joy in — learning new things. We are talking all about learning and how to implement lifelong learning as a meaningful way to cultivate a good life.

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show notes

Learning is the ultimate form of self-care.

Here is the doodling class Laurie took to give back to herself during a very busy and stressful time in her life. 


  • try a new recipe
  • learn how to play an instrument
  • learn how to deal with a child’s struggles / health issues
  • start and run a business
  • home decorating skills
  • fold a fitted sheet
  • skills for a job
  • a new hobby
  • new cultures
  • new language
  • sport
Five minutes…who can’t do something for five minutes?!
Find Tara’s podcast (from Rad & Happy) here.


 Look how awesome these bunk beds are that BP made. Wow! Here’s a link to the plans she used. 
Once you stop learning, you start dying. –Albert Einstein
Be sure to send us what you’re learning and how you’re being a lifelong learner! E-mail us at podcast@beckyhiggins.com.




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