033: How podcasting & meditation saved me…

“I eventually came to a turning point where I realized that from here, anything was possible. I started listening to entrepreneurial podcasts, and financial podcasts, creativity podcasts and “how-to-podcast” podcasts… I was able to shift my view just enough from “no options” to “infinite options!” ~Andrea Klunder How podcasting and meditation saved me from bankruptcy, depression and impostor syndrome… I launched Read more & listen →

031: Your Shadow & Mine

“When you are operating from the acceptance of your whole self, YOU get to choose your path and actions freely, because there is nothing behind you from which you are running.” ~Andrea Klunder, on liberation from the Shadow What are all the things about yourself that you would NEVER share on social media? Ever since editing my interview with artist Sara Read more & listen →

024: Play Dress-Up – Darcie Purcell & Susan Marzano, Soul Love Fest

“We believe in magic and possibility… and pixie dust. A year and a half ago, I would have never said those things out loud. I was too ‘professional’ and now I say them every day.” ~Darcie Purcell Be careful what you wish for because you WILL get it! Culinary event planners Darcie Purcell and Susan Marzano are following their intuition and Read more & listen →

021: Effort & Surrender, Mira Binzen, Children’s Yoga

“You just have to do a thousand experiments and if you call them mistakes or you call them experiments…it’s your choice.” ~Mira Binzen, Co-founder & Director, Global Family Yoga In this episode, I talk with Children’s Yoga Instructor & Teacher Trainer, Mira Binzen of Global Family Yoga all about children’s yoga, entrepreneurship and following your dream. THINGS YOU’LL LEARN ABOUT… Why is Read more & listen →

016: Trust yourself, Amy Segreti

“Why do I have to go to this place where I’m called to write something but it hurts to do it because I’m really digging around in this tender place in my heart? I know that it’s me and that it’s authentic when it’s hard to publish, when it’s scary to publish.” ~Amy Segreti In this episode, I talk with Read more & listen →

015: Comparison & Competition

Andrea Klunder Impostor Syndrome Comparison

“Think of it like Game of Thrones — Oh, look, that person has more power or influence than I do… great! I’ll just kill him.” ~Edwin Ruiz, on comparison & competition Since comparing ourselves to others always makes us feel bad, WHY do we do it?! This episode was inspired by my conversation in Episode 14 with travel blogger and creative entrepreneur, Read more & listen →

013: Toolkit: Yoga Nidra (Relaaaaax…)

“I didn’t know or understand what was happening or why — I was just doing downward dog and shoulder stand and feeling… better.” ~Andrea, on yoga practice What if you had a direct line to uncovering your life’s purpose? One of my favorite things to do in my life and work is to take potentially weird, esoteric or “out there” Read more & listen →

Your voice matters.

I’ve spent the past two weeks without my voice. It comes in fits and starts — raspy, breathy, squeaky or barely audible. Though for a good 4 days, I couldn’t make a peep. Laryngitis. Every singer’s nightmare. It used to happen to me a lot when I was in high school. My friends would tease me jovially saying, “Andrea, do Read more & listen →

Podcast PreSeason 007: Late Night Confessions, Giving Up & a Big Blue Beach Ball Globe

If you haven’t already, please subscribe for access to the whole PreSeason by entering your email below. Thank you! “If you don’t have 15 minutes a day put into your art, then you are just making excuses.” ~Michele Theberge   In this episode, I talk about: 4 late night confessions The Chicago Teacher Store in Wicker Park Editing Melissa Dinwiddie’s interview Read more & listen →

What happens when you stop being an impostor

I teach yoga. And I chant mantras. I just began teaching the class of my dreams at a gorgeous studio in the West Loop neighborhood in Chicago, Sat Nam Yoga. Recently I had a glorious opportunity there to feel like a total impostor. My class is called Bhakti Flow Yoga — it’s the class of my dreams because I get Read more & listen →