Big Life Kids Podcast

By Big Life Journal

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Lily
 Sep 6, 2020
Me and my sister listen to this podcast everyday it really inspired me to begin angers Did Didn't want to climb a big place drug so on a part but then I climbed the whole halfway Bye💎💎💎💎💎🌹🌈🌹🌈🌹🌈🌹🌈🌹🌈🌹🌈🌹🌈🌹🌈🌹🌈🌹🌈🌹🌈🌹

Vaani
 Aug 2, 2019
So interesting!!!

Description

The Big Life Kids podcast teaches children to stay resilient, believe in themselves, and face life's challenges with confidence! In each episode, Zara and Leo travel the world to discover the living heroes that are making a difference in the world today. Each episode is reviewed and approved by a licensed therapist to ensure that the social-emotional learning and growth mindset lessons covered on this children's podcast are science-backed and accurate. Ideal for children ages 5-10.


The podcast is produced by Big Life Journal. Visit www.biglifejournal.com for more information and to get your own companion journal!



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Episode Date
Play the WAITING game in the Wicked Wild West!
16:03

Episode 55: Play the WAITING game in the Wicked Wild West!

Sheriff Zara is headed to the Wild West, investigating a series of strange cases aboard the Smokey Plain Steam Train. Find out how to be PATIENT for things that are just out of reach and meet the Californian musician who used patience to overcome big obstacles.


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast



Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Sep 23, 2021
Zara Takes the Lead on the BASKETBALL Court!
8:20

Episode 54: Zara Takes the Lead on the BASKETBALL Court!

In this episode, Raya from Philadelphia in the United States faces a big challenge when her father has surgery and she needs to step up! Meanwhile, Zara and Leo’s streetball team are playing the match of their lives against their arch-rivals.

Children will learn about LEADERSHIP and how great leaders lead by taking responsibility and supporting others.


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast



Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Sep 16, 2021
The Pizza Lighthouse: A True Test of LEADERSHIP!
16:13

Episode 53: The Pizza Lighthouse: A True Test of LEADERSHIP!

Zara and Leo take a trip to the lighthouse they once called home... but it has been transformed into a pizzeria, and now they have some very hot pizzas that need to be delivered! We’ll also meet the Dutch inventor who used LEADERSHIP skills to build a machine that cleans the ocean!


In this episode, children will learn what it means to be a leader, discover how to strengthen their leadership skills, and understand that leaders lead by example through their words and actions.


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast



Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Sep 09, 2021
Zara and Leo present... the Sunny Soul Radio Show!
8:44

Episode 52: Zara and Leo present.. the Sunny Soul Radio Show! 


In this episode, Flynn, from Michigan in the USA, shares how good he feels about himself every day, and Zara and Leo practice positive SELF-TALK on their ultra-smooth community radio show!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast



Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Sep 02, 2021
SELF-TALK and Spelunkin’ Donuts in New Zealand!
16:57

Episode 51: SELF-TALK and Spelunkin’ Donuts in New Zealand!

Zara and Leo are back with Season 6 of the Big Life Kids Podcast! They’ve gone spelunking, also known as cave exploring. And while Leo looks for glow worms, Zara hears a very strange, very special voice... Find out how to tackle NEGATIVE SELF-TALK, and meet the amazing rugby hero who dug deep and found his inner warrior! This episode offers children psychology-backed strategies to boost their confidence and believe in themselves.


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast



Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Aug 26, 2021
Vivian and Hadley Team Up to Create... SCOOTER CAMP!
8:00

In this episode, Vivian and Hadley from New Mexico in the United States tell us about their joint mission: Scooter Camp! Zara and Leo try out Scooter Camp for themselves and find a way to work as a team on the boardwalk. Join in the fun!


This wraps up season 5 of the Big Life Kids Podcast. Catch more new episodes of the Big Life Kids Podcast in August 2021. In the meantime, re-live your growth mindset adventures with Leo and Zara by listening to your favorite past episodes.


Leave a review to let us know what you thought of season 5 and what topics you'd like us to dive into in season 6.



Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast



Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Apr 29, 2021
Teamwork makes the DREAM work at the Factory of Marvelous Flavors!
15:22

Zara and Leo go for a walk in the forest and discover an abandoned factory. When the factory comes to life, they have to figure out what each of the mysterious machines is for! Discover the power of teamwork and meet the Peace Corps volunteer who created a team that makes chocolate and happiness at the same time!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast



Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Apr 22, 2021
Problem Solving at the Magical Mystery Charity Auction!
9:37

In this episode, Theo, a Big Life Kid from Montana in the United States, tells us about his mission to help struggling families in his neighborhood. Meanwhile, Zara and Leo solve a mysterious problem: how to sell the strange items at their charity auction!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Apr 15, 2021
Problem Solving TRICKS at the Rubber Duck Junkyard!
16:19

Zara and Leo are back in the Believemobile! Or at least they were until it got towed and they had to go to the scrapyard to find it. Discover some quacking PROBLEM SOLVING strategies and meet the Fijian designer who found a way to solve problems AND have fun at the same time!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Apr 08, 2021
Evan the baseball player and his AMAZING practice technique!
9:03

In this episode, Evan, a Big Life Kid from Maine in the United States, tells us about his three-year journey to making the cut for the local baseball team. Meanwhile, Zara and Leo visit France and try to order a special Parisian meal... in French!


Listeners will discover a practical way to make practicing more fun and get inspired to keep working toward their goal.


Attribution: The Pomodoro Technique® by Francesco Cirillo, Cirillo Consulting. Learn more: https://francescocirillo.com/


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Apr 01, 2021
Discover your inner SHARK with practice and progress!
16:26

Zara and Leo are in the Bahamas for a beach party! Zara has signed up for a DJ set, but there’s just one problem... she has never DJ’d before. Discover the key to mastering ANY skill and meet the ocean conservationist who found a way to fulfill her lifelong dream... swimming with sharks!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Mar 25, 2021
Ava shows her STRENGTH + Zara and Leo get a SHOCK!
8:17

In this episode, Ava, a Big Life Kid from Houston in the United States, tells us how she managed to work through her feelings about her parents splitting up. Meanwhile, Zara and Leo experience a big disappointment... find out how they deal with it!


Children will discover strategies for dealing with anger and frustration as well as learn how to cope with big life changes.


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Mar 18, 2021
How to Cope with FEELINGS as BIG as a BOXING RING!
18:49

Zara and Leo are in a mad dash to the airport, desperate to catch their flight! But when their plane gets delayed, they begin to lose their temper. Find out how to cope with BIG feelings like anger and frustration, and meet the boxing champion who learned to take charge of his angry feelings, and express himself in other ways!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Mar 11, 2021
Jayla Makes Flying Dogs a Dream Come True!
7:17

In this episode, Jayla, a Big Life Kid from Georgia in the United States, tells us about her dreams of becoming a published author, and how she took small steps towards her BIG goal. Meanwhile, Zara and Leo tackle a rare and deadly species... their carpet.


In this episode, children will be inspired by Jayla, a young girl who aspires to be an author, discover practical ways to work towards their biggest goals and create a Bucket List Poster to motivate them to achieve their goals.


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Mar 04, 2021
Ice Cream Dreams in Magical Mongolia!
16:20

Zara and Leo are traveling through rural Mongolia on horseback. They have BIG dreams for their journey... but absolutely no idea how to achieve them. Find out how to take steps towards your dreams and goals and discover the Swiss explorer who galloped her way to a life filled with adventure!


In this episode, children will:

  • uncover the secret to setting goals effectively
  • learn how to break a goal into small steps
  • travel to Mongolia and get inspired by the Swiss adventurer, Sarah Marquis


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Feb 25, 2021
TOP FAN QUIZ #3: Big Life families reach for the STARS!
11:31

Our NEW bonus episodes are here to celebrate some of our BIGGEST Big Life Kids fans. In Episode #3, we send messages to THREE Big Life families! Join in the fun by playing our ‘Spot the Clue’ game and put your Big Life Kids knowledge to the test! Plus, discover the value of trying new things and the power of perseverance.

Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast

Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.




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Jan 28, 2021
TOP FAN QUIZ #2: Claire, Kristina, Clara and Nova are SUPER KIND!
11:30

Our NEW bonus episodes are here to celebrate some of our BIGGEST Big Life Kids fans. In Episode #2, we send messages to Claire, Kristina, Clara, and Nova! Join in the fun by playing our ‘Spot the Clue’ game, and put your Big Life Kids knowledge to the test!

Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Jan 21, 2021
TOP FAN QUIZ #1: Koa, Sawyer and Isla get MOTIVATED!
11:24

Our NEW bonus episodes are here to celebrate some of our BIGGEST Big Life Kids fans! In this episode, Leo and Zara send messages to Koa, Sawyer, and Isla! Join in the fun by playing our ‘Spot the Clue’ game, and stay tuned for fun facts, jokes, and exclusive Big Life Kids trivia along the way! Children will test their Big Life Kids Podcast knowledge, be inspired by our listeners Koa, Sawyer, and Isla., and discover the value of trying new things.


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Maloney.



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Jan 14, 2021
Help your friends and RISE like a ROBOT!
8:28

In this episode, Zara and Leo head to a kids robot convention. Find out how these robot whisperers RISE to the occasion, and hear the

inspiring story of Dhairya, a Big Life Kid from Sydney, Australia, who LIFTS OTHERS with his helpfulness!


In this episode, children will:

  • Learn how to lift others as you rise to success
  • Be inspired by our listener Dhairya
  • Create Lift Others as You Rise craft


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.



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Oct 22, 2020
Lift Others and Multiply your SUCCESS by INFINITY!
15:26

In this episode, Zara and Leo are back in the Believemobile, on a mission to launch the most exciting business start-up California has ever seen. But what will they do when their business becomes a success? Find out in this math-tastic episode about an actor, writer and mathematician who achieved BIG results and helped others along the way!


In this episode, children will:

  • Discover how to lift others as they reach success
  • Travel to California
  • Meet Danica McKellar, an Actress and Mathematician


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.



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Oct 15, 2020
Nina gets by with a little Help from her Friends!
7:13

In this episode, Nina, a Big Life Kid from San Diego in the United States

tells us about the online book club she started for new and old friends,

while Zara and Leo seek help in their quest to save a VERY old friend!


In this episode, children will:

  • Discover the power of asking for help
  • Be inspired by listener Nina


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.




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Oct 08, 2020
Discover the Power of Asking for HELP... and Making Excellent Lasagne!
17:46

In this episode, Zara and Leo prepare to serve dinner to Leo’s Italian family! But as the

hungry guests keep coming, they begin to wonder if they have bitten off

more than they can chew... Discover the power of ASKING FOR HELP

when you need it, and meet the Italian master chef who found a way to

help others by cooking and creating new recipes!


In this episode, children will:

  • Discover the power of asking for help
  • Travel to Italy
  • Meet Massimo Bottura, a master chef


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.





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Oct 01, 2020
Hang out with the bats and LET IT GO!
7:34

In this episode, Reagan, a Big Life Kid from Michigan in the United

States, shares the story of how she focused on what she COULD do,

and raised money for the Australian wildfire fund. Meanwhile, Zara and

Leo help protect a very important species.


In this episode, children will:

  • Learn how to focus on what they can control
  • Be inspired by our listener Reagan
  • Create a Can’t Control? Let it Go! Poster


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.






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Sep 24, 2020
ADAPT and AMAZE yourself in Tropical Haiti!
16:54

In this episode, Zara and Leo are hosting a hop-on, hop-off boat tour around the Caribbean islands, but things are getting a bit out of control. Learn how to let go and have fun, even when things don’t always go the way you want to them.



In this episode, children will:

  • Learn how to focus on what they can control
  • Travel to Haiti
  • Meet Edwidge Danticat, a professional writer


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.



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Sep 18, 2020
Jaci the Gymnast Climbs the Tower of SUCCESS!
8:34

In this episode, Jaci, a Big Life Kid from Tennessee in the United States, shares her experiences as an ambitious gymnast and competitive dancer, while Zara and Leo hit the dodgeball court to test out a new theory - can the STRUGGLE help you reach success?


In this episode, children will:

  • Learn how struggle can make them stronger
  • Be inspired by our listener Jaci
  • Create a Tower of Success


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.



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Sep 10, 2020
Embrace the STRUGGLE in the Australian Outback!
18:45

In this episode, Zara and Leo set up camp in the Australian wilderness to practice their survival skills. But before long, they get swept up in a tidal river and find themselves up a tree without a paddle! Find out how struggle can make you STRONGER, and learn about Deng Adut, the defense lawyer who took each obstacle as an opportunity to grow and help his community.



In this episode, children will:

  • Learn how challenges make you stronger  
  • Travel to Australia
  • Meet Deng Adut, a defense lawyer


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.



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Sep 03, 2020
Zara and Leo try NEW THINGS at the breakfast buffet, the Giulia way!
9:36

In this episode, Giulia, a Big Life Kid from Florida in the United States,

tells us about all of the cool new sports she’s been trying out, while Zara

and Leo tackle some interesting new foods at the all-you-can-eat

breakfast buffet!


In this episode, children will:

  • Learn about trying new things
  • Be inspired by our listener Giulia
  • Create a Garden of Learning



Show notes and printable activities available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.



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Aug 28, 2020
The Curious Case of Trying New Things!
20:53

This week, Zara and Leo head to Gothenburg, Sweden, to solve a mystery! Discover how TRYING NEW THINGS can lead to new ways to have fun and explore the world, and meet Gunhild Carling, the jazz musician who plays more than 20 instruments, and still loves learning new things every day!


In this episode, children will:

  • Discover that it is fun to try new things 
  • Travel to Sweden
  • Meet Gunhild Carling, a jazz musician


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.



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Aug 20, 2020
Skaters Gonna Skate: How to STOP Comparing!
8:47

This week, Landon learns how to stop comparing himself to the other kids at the skatepark, and Zara and Leo create a ROCKET that helps them to focus on their goals!



In this episode, children will:

  • Learn to focus on their own goals and progress
  • Be inspired by our listener Landon
  • Create a Goal Rocket



Show notes and printable activities available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.



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Aug 13, 2020
Rally Race your way to a PERSONAL BEST!
18:33

This week, Zara and Leo arrive at the biggest rally in the Sahara Desert... with absolutely no racing experience.

How will they be able to compete against the pros?

Find out why you should focus on your OWN progress instead of comparing yourself to others, and meet the Ugandan CHESS player who became a champion using this EXACT strategy!


In this episode, children will:

  • Learn how to focus on their own progress
  • Travel to Uganda
  • Be inspired by Phiona Mutesi, a champion chess player


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.



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Aug 06, 2020
Erin Conquers Ben Nevis + Create Your Own PEP TALK!
9:19

This week, Erin from Lochwinnoch motivates herself to climb the highest mountain in Scotland, Ben Nevis! And find out how to create your own PEP TALK, as Zara and Leo canoe across Loch Lomond in search of the Midnight Piper!


In this episode, children will:

  • Learn how to motivate themselves with a Pep Talk!
  • Be inspired by our listener Erin



Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez.



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Jul 30, 2020
When you want to QUIT, Make like a Honeybee and STICK with it!
16:14

Zara arrives home from a run to find that Leo has turned the Believemobile into a disco spin class! Get pumped in this jumping, jiving episode as we discover the Sichuan beekeeper that used GRIT to overcome a whole hive of challenges!


In this episode, children will:

  • Learn how to use GRIT to overcome big challenges
  • Travel to China
  • Be inspired by Chen Yanyu, a Beekeeper


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Produced by Big Life Journal


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Laura Hernandez



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Jul 23, 2020
Benjamin Makes a Splash With His Abstract Art
7:13

In this episode, our listener Benjamin uses abstract art to find beauty in imperfect things and Zara and Leo create their own imperfect journals.


In this episode, children will:

  • learn to find beauty in imperfect things
  • be inspired by our listener Benjamin 


Produced by Big Life Journal.


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Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Apr 23, 2020
Create an IMPERFECT Japanese Peace Garden!
14:04

Zara and Leo arrive in Nara Park, a peaceful deer sanctuary in Japan! They want to make a traditional Japanese peace garden, but things aren’t going exactly to plan... Find out how to celebrate imperfections, and learn more about kintsugi, the ancient Japanese art of IMPERFECTION!


In this episode, children will:

  • learn to celebrate imperfection  
  • travel to Japan
  • be inspired by Mio Heki, kintsugi artist


Produced by Big Life Journal.


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Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:

Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Apr 16, 2020
Mallory Lights Up the World with Positivity!
7:50

In this episode, we find out how one of our listeners from Chicago, Mallory, maintains her positive attitude to enjoy each day. Zara and Leo make a poster that helps them train their brains to stay POSITIVE.


In this episode, you will:

  • learn how to train their brain to be more positive and enjoy each day
  • be inspired by our listener from Chicago, Mallory


Produced by Big Life Journal.


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Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Apr 09, 2020
Build Bridges of POSITIVITY in Techno Paradise!
15:04

Zara and Leo head to Hong Kong to make dumplings in an authentic Cantonese food market. But they soon find out that it’s harder than they thought. Follow Leo and Zara as they try to focus on the POSITIVES and learn about Dr. Jamie Chiu, the psychology student who created a computer game to help teenagers around the world.


In this episode, you will:

  • discover how to focus on the positives 
  • travel to Hong Kong
  • be inspired by Dr. Jamie Chiu, psychologist and founder of The Brightly Project


Produced by Big Life Journal.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Apr 02, 2020
How Kristina Meditates To Feel Better
11:08

In this episode, Zara and Leo try out some awesome yoga poses, and a calming breathing exercise! We also hear from Kristina, a Big Life Kid who uses mindful meditations to help her feel better, and get to sleep!


In this episode, you will:

  • learn how using meditation can help them feel and sleep better
  • be inspired by our listener Kristina


Produced by Big Life Journal.


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Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Mar 26, 2020
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Guide to Mindfulness!
19:26

Zara and Leo land in Memphis, Tennessee, to visit one of the best county fairs in the United States. They are determined to see their favorite band play on the main stage. In fact, they’re so determined that they’ve forgotten to enjoy themselves. Find out how to be mindful in this rockin’ guide and learn about Nicole Cardoza, the yoga teacher who learned to TRAIN her BRAIN to enjoy each moment as it comes.


In this episode, you will:

  • learn they can train their brain to enjoy each moment as it comes
  • travel to Memphis, Tennessee in the USA
  • be inspired by Nicole Cardoza, a yoga instructor and social entrepreneur


Produced by Big Life Journal.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Mar 19, 2020
Part 2: How to Use the Big Life Kids PODCAST!
7:31

Hey dear listeners, do you want to know how to have an epic adventure with Zara and Leo? They will explain how to use the Big Life Journal and the Big Life Kids podcast… TOGETHER! Listen along as we take a look inside the journal and find out how your JOURNAL BUDDY can help you!


And adults, don't forget to listen to PART 1: Your Questions ANSWERED for caregivers to make the most the Big Life Kids podcast and your journal.


Produced by Big Life Journal.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Mar 12, 2020
Part 1: How to Use the Big Life Kids PODCAST!
7:35

Have you heard that Season 1 and 2 of the Big Life Kids podcast accompanies the Big Life Journal for Kids? These episodes will show how you can combine the podcast and journal to create a dynamic growth mindset experience for children. 


Do you want to learn more about the Big Life Kids podcast? Zara and Leo explain how to get the most out of the podcast:

  • What IS a podcast?
  • How can I access the podcast? Which app do I need? What device should I use?
  • How can I subscribe to get NEW episodes?
  • Where is Season 1 and Season 2?
  • When can I listen to the podcast?
  • What kind of things are discussed in the podcast?
  • What are the mini-episodes?


Don't forget to listen to PART 2: Your Questions ANSWERED for kids...and grown-ups too! Leo & Zara will take you on an adventure through the Big Life Journal.


Produced by Big Life Journal.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Mar 12, 2020
Go Green like Justin and the Frogs!
6:50

Zara and Leo are on a mission to hear from YOU! Find out more in our mini-episodes as Big Life Kids from across the world tell us about their amazing adventures!


In this episode, Justin from Los Angeles in the United States is on a mission to save one of the world's most fascinating species - frogs! Listen along to find out how you can make a difference in the world too.


If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and children will practice thinking about ways they can make a difference, read chapter 10 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Produced by Big Life Journal.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Jan 09, 2020
Make a Difference in the World
16:49

Zara and Leo hang back in California to enjoy the cool creek on a hot day. But when Leo spots a wildfire, they are determined to help. Will they be able to put out the fire? Find out how YOU can make a difference in the world, and discover the environmentalist who made small changes and achieved BIG results.


In this episode, you will:

  • learn how even a small act can make a difference in the world!
  • travel to Boston, USA
  • be inspired by Kyle Kornack, environmental entrepreneur


If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and children will practice thinking about ways they can make a difference, read chapter 10 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Produced by Big Life Journal.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Jan 02, 2020
Aden’s Acts of Kindness!
6:53

Zara and Leo are on a mission to hear from YOU! Find out more in our mini-episodes as Big Life Kids from across the world tell us about their amazing adventures!


In this episode, Aden from Baltimore in the United States proves that kindness really IS a superpower! Find out about his trip to Puerto Rico and learn about the ways you can show a little kindness in your community


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and discover the superpower of kindness, read chapter 9 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Dec 19, 2019
Discover the Superpower of Kindness!
15:43

After traveling across the world and outer space, Zara and Leo finally arrive back in the United States! Find out how to cure jet lag, and discover the power of kindness from the architect who creates homes and changes lives, with just some cardboard and a lot of care!


In this episode, you will:

  • discover the superpower of kindness!
  • travel to Los Angles, California 
  • be inspired by Tina Hovsepian, architect and philanthropist


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and discover the superpower of kindness, read chapter 9 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Dec 12, 2019
Ellie & Grace Learn Life Skills in Mexico!
11:14

Zara and Leo are on a mission to hear from YOU! Find out more in our mini-episodes as Big Life Kids from across the world tell us about their amazing adventures!


In this episode, Ellie and Grace from Connecticut in the United States tell us about the year they spent living in Mexico, and how embracing every opportunity to learn about their new homemade it an amazing and unforgettable experience!


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and discover how learning and practicing can change their brain, read chapter 8 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Dec 05, 2019
Explore Your Universe: Love Learning to the Moon and Back!
16:59

Zara and Leo head to outer space to discover the mysteries of the universe... and beyond! Listen to the story of the first Canadian to walk in space to find out how learning can help you reach your BIG dreams.


In this episode, you will:

  • discover how developing a love of learning can make your life incredibly interesting
  • travel to...space!
  • be inspired by Chris Hadfield, the first Canadian to walk in space


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and discover how learning and practicing can change their brain, read chapter 8 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Nov 26, 2019
Kestrel ROCKS at Climbing!
6:41

Zara and Leo are on a mission to hear from YOU! Find out more in our mini-episodes as Big Life Kids from across the world tell us about their amazing adventures!


In this episode, Kestrel from Colorado in the United States explains how she uses a positive mindset to help her become a mighty rock climber! Tune in to discover how you can use her rockin' encouragement techniques too!


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and discover why effort is key and how it can help you achieve your goals, read chapter 7 from Big Life Journal Second Edition. To submit YOUR story, go to biglifejournal.com/podcast. We can't wait to hear from YOU!


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Nov 21, 2019
Do Your Best and Reach for Everest!
18:18

After some mild turbulence, Zara and Leo land at the foot of the Himalayas. Leo is determined to find a rare goat, but realizes that sometimes the most important thing is to do your best and have fun along the way. This week, discover the adventures of Edurne Pasaban, the mountaineer who put her friends first on her search for a world record.


In this episode, you will:

  • discover why effort is key and how it can help you achieve your goals
  • travel to Spain
  • be inspired by Edurne Pasaban, a famous mountaineer 


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and why effort is key, read chapter 7 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Nov 15, 2019
Izayah’s Hospital Trip Made Him Stronger!
6:49

Zara and Leo are on a mission to hear from YOU! Find out more in our mini-episodes as Big Life Kids from across the world tell us about their amazing adventures!


In this episode, Izayah from Connecticut in the United States tells us about the challenges he faced when he hurt his finger and went to the hospital, and how the experience made him stronger.


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and how challenges make you stronger, read chapter 6 from Big Life Journal Second Edition. To submit YOUR story, go to biglifejournal.com/podcast. We can't wait to hear from YOU!


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Nov 08, 2019
Be Strong like Smriti and Rise to the Challenge!
19:09

Zara and Leo land in Sangli, the small “Turmeric City” of Western India. Will Zara be able to rise to the challenges that face her? And how many mangoes does it take to fill a fine leg slip? Find out how the best Indian cricket player in the world tackles each challenge head-on!


In this episode, you will:

  • discover how challenges make you stronger
  • travel to India
  • be inspired by Smriti Mandhana, a famous cricket player from India 


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and how challenges make you stronger, read chapter 6 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Nov 01, 2019
Peyton Celebrates Who She Is
6:21

Zara and Leo love hearing stories from the Big Life Kids (our listeners)! In the mini-episodes, you will discover some of the amazing things the Big Life Kids are up to in their own lives... prepare to be dazzled! To submit YOUR story, go to biglifejournal.com/podcast. We can't wait to hear from YOU!


In this episode, Peyton from South Carolina in the USA gives us some excellent advice on how to focus on being yourself, and doing your best.


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and how to celebrate your uniqueness, read chapter 5 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Jul 24, 2019
Celebrate Your Uniqueness
18:08

Zara and Leo arrive in Papua New Guinea! Leo is nervous about the big bird festival; will Zara be able to convince him that being HIMSELF is the best way to have fun? And discover the amazing and unique voyages of Kira Salak, the brave explorer and journalist who traveled the world and found... herself!


In this episode, you will:

  • discover how to celebrate who YOU are
  • travel to Papua New Guinea
  • be inspired by Kira Salak, the brave explorer and journalist


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and how to celebrate your uniqueness, read chapter 5 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Jul 17, 2019
Joshua Helps the Community
6:42

Zara and Leo love hearing stories from the Big Life Kids (our listeners)! In the mini-episodes, you will discover some of the amazing things the Big Life Kids are up to in their own lives... prepare to be dazzled! To submit YOUR story, go to biglifejournal.com/podcast. We can't wait to hear from YOU!


In this episode, Joshua from South Carolina in the USA helps Zara and Leo to discover the powerful impact of helping your community.


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and how gratitude can change your life, read chapter 4 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Jul 10, 2019
Discover How GRATITUDE Can Change Your Life!
17:31

Zara and Leo wake up in the middle of the Malaysian rainforest...beside a hungry leopard! Find out how we can use gratitude to help us appreciate and take care of the environment, as we meet the wildlife biologist on a mission to protect the world’s smallest bears.


In this episode, you will:


  • discover why being grateful is so important
  • travel to Malaysia
  • be inspired by Dr. Siew Te Wong, wildlife biologis.


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and how gratitude can change your life, read chapter 4 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Jul 03, 2019
Josh Learns Persistence
6:05

Zara and Leo love hearing stories from the Big Life Kids (our listeners)! In the mini-episodes, you will discover some of the amazing things the Big Life Kids are up to in their own lives... prepare to be dazzled! To submit YOUR story, go to biglifejournal.com/podcast. We can't wait to hear from YOU!


This week, Josh from Calgary in Canada gives us his expert tree climbing tips, and shows us how persistence helped him to push through.


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and how staying persistent will help you succeed, read chapter 3 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Jun 26, 2019
Be the Kid Who Never Gives Up
15:25

Zara and Leo arrive in London to seek ancient treasures in the depths of the River Thames, and end up finding a basketball! Meet Ade Adepitan, the gold medal winning athlete that will help Leo understand that basketball is about trying, and trying, and trying again!


In this episode, you will:

  • discover how staying persistent will help you succeed
  • travel to London, UK
  • be inspired by Ade Adepitan, a wheelchair basketball player


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and how staying persistent will help you succeed, read chapter 3 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Jun 18, 2019
Emma Bounces Back from a Setback
6:58

Zara and Leo love hearing stories from the Big Life Kids (our listeners)! In the mini-episodes, you will discover some of the amazing things the Big Life Kids are up to in their own lives... prepare to be dazzled! To submit YOUR story, go to biglifejournal.com/podcast. We can't wait to hear from YOU!


In this episode, hockey sensation Emma in Albert Canada explains how she used self-talk to help her skate her way to victory on the ice.


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and how failures & mistakes help you grow, read chapter 2 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Jun 12, 2019
How to Turn Failures into Robots
18:06

Zara and Leo have accidentally crash landed into the Great Barrier Reef! Will they find a way back from the bottom of the ocean? Will Zara be able to get over her fear of failure? Will Leo be able to eat a whole cake in under 28 seconds?


In this episode, you will:

  • learn that failures & mistakes help you grow
  • travel to Australia
  • be inspired by Marita Cheng


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and how failures & mistakes help you grow, read chapter 2 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Jun 04, 2019
Grissom Believes in Himself
6:21

Zara and Leo love hearing stories from the Big Life Kids (our listeners)! In the mini-episodes, you will discover some of the amazing things the Big Life Kids are up to in their own lives... prepare to be dazzled! To submit YOUR story, go to biglifejournal.com/podcast. We can't wait to hear from YOU!


In this episode, Grissom from Georgia, USA tells you about his musical journey to believing in himself.


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and believing in yourself, read chapter 1 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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May 29, 2019
Discover Growth Mindset and How to Believe in Yourself!
19:40

The first episode takes you to Paraguay! Zara and Leo discover Los Reciclados de Cateura, the children’s orchestra that uses instruments made out of recycled garbage. Follow their journey and find out how you can keep dreaming big and believing in yourself!


In this episode, you will:

  • discover what it means to live a big life
  • learn about a growth mindset and neurogenesis
  • learn you can grow your brain by learning new things
  • be inspired to believe in yourself


Produced by Big Life Journal. If you want to learn more about having a growth mindset and believing in yourself, read chapter 1 from Big Life Journal Second Edition.


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Additional show notes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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May 28, 2019
Welcome to Big Life Kids Podcast!
2:38

Get ready for take-off... Big Life Kids podcast launches May 29th. Big Life Kids teaches children to stay resilient, believe in themselves, and face life's challenges with confidence. In each episode of Big Life Kids, Zara and Leo will travel the world to discover the living heroes that are making a difference in the world today.


Produced by Big Life Journal biglifejournal.com


Use promo code BIGLIFEKIDS to get 15% off your purchase!


Shownotes available at biglifejournal.com/podcast


Credits:


Produced by Alexandra Eidens and Big Life Journal team. Written and directed by Sarah Cyrano. Sound design and original music by Elettra Bargiacchi. Sound mixing by Mattia Marcelli. Characters played by Sean Chiplock and Ryan Bartley. Managed by Kait Bibb.



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Apr 29, 2019