In this week's episode, we're talking about personality typing systems. From Enneagram and Myers Briggs to less official tools like Hogwarts houses and Cosmo quizzes, we have endless options for identifying who we really are and why we do the things we do. We chat about our own lightbulb moments in terms of self-understanding and how that knowledge impacts our relationships with our spouses, children, and friends. While we have plenty of fun and more than one laugh in this conversation, we also explore the way understanding that we're all wired differently has led to a greater sense of compassion for ourselves and others.
Thank you to our episode sponsors:
Noom is a habit changing solution that helps users develop a new relationship with food and exercise through personalized courses. Noom helps you understand WHY you do the things you do and arms you with tools to break the bad habits and replace them with better ones. To start a free trial and see if Noom is right for you, head to noom.com/coffeeandcrumbs.
Away Travel essentials solve real travel problems like sticky wheels and dead cell phones, so all you have to think about is where you’re headed next. For $20 off a suitcase, visit awaytravel.com/coffeeandcrumbs and use promo code COFFEEANDCRUMBS during checkout!
Mentioned in this episode:
Essay: The Things Moms Carry
Related previous episodes:
HELP THE COFFEE + CRUMBS PODCAST REACH MORE MOMS
Subscribe | To subscribe on iOS, go to our iTunes page and subscribe to the Coffee + Crumbs Podcast. If you're an Android user, we recommend using the Stitcher app which you can find in the Google Play store. Then, once you're in the app, search for "Coffee + Crumbs." Click the plus (+) sign to add our podcast to your Favorites list. You can also try Overcast and Spotify.
Patreon | Did you know you can support our work with a monthly donation as little as $1/month? Learn more here!
Leave a review | When you leave a five star iTunes review, it helps other mothers find us when they're seeking out podcasts on iTunes. Need directions? No problem.
Check out our sponsors | We're selective when it comes to our sponsors because we are sure to only partner with companies that we love and know you'll love. They underwrite a portion of our production costs, so when you click over and/or support them, they'll know they've partnered with the right podcast. This week's sponsors: Noom and Away Travel.
Share with a friend | We hope to see the Coffee + Crumbs podcast grow and grow and grow, but we rely on moms like you to spread the word. We appreciate when you share our episodes—whether that's via Facebook, email, Twitter or Instagram. Thank you for the love!