Doing the Best We Can with Eddie Kaufholz

Doing the Best We Can with Eddie Kaufholz

Every week, Eddie shares what's on his Diet Dr. Thunder-fueled brain. Some weeks will be deep, some will be ridiculous, and some will be about his cat. But you can always count on being entertained and perhaps even a little inspired to reflect on your own journey. Welcome! Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/doing-the-best-we-can/support

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September 28, 2023 41 mins
Today’s finale is quite a ride: I share a crazy story, say goodbye in my own way, laugh with Uncle Jimmy and play some old songs. The Brothers Obsessions Playlist ---⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ To keep up with whatever is next, s⁠⁠⁠⁠ubscribe to my mailing list. -⁠⁠⁠Old newsletters and podcasts⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ -Eddie's ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Instagram⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Twitter⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠...
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It’s a lightning round Q + A! We get into working from home, fundamentalism, and worry over me worshiping false idols. ---⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠-⁠⁠⁠⁠Subscribe to the Newsletter,⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ please and thank you ⁠⁠ -⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Old newsletters and podcasts⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ -Eddie's ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Instagram⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Twitter⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Facebook⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠⁠...
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A listener asks some important and impossible questions about IVF, having children, and how faith fits into all of this. Plus, an important show update. ---⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ -⁠⁠⁠⁠Subscribe to the Newsletter,⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ please and thank you ⁠⁠ -⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Old newsletters and podcasts⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ -Eddie's ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Instagram⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Twitter⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Faceb...
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Join me on a thought-provoking journey as I delve into the interplay of life's unrelated events that find a place in the middle of our mental Venn Diagram. We’ll ponder the juxtaposition of longing for time to pass quickly while mourning the end of time.  It’s an introspective episode that navigates the complexities of life, loss, meditation, and the ever-elusive quest for silence. Buckle up… --- Listen + Subscribe to Be The Bri...
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In this week's very special episode, we celebrate a whole year of Doing the Best We Can! But how do we do that? Well, with Uncle Jimmy of course. He joins us for some ChatGPT advice and a very odd placement of the word Lord. It's a party! --- -Advice questions? ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Message me here ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠or at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠eddie@eddiekaufholz.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠-If you'd like to ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠sponsor Doing the Best We Can ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠(and why wou...
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In this week's episode, Eddie delves into the world of officiating weddings. He addresses a question from a math professor who's been asked to officiate a wedding and is seeking advice on certification and tips for the role. Eddie reflects on his own experiences officiating weddings and shares insights about the significance of the ceremony, the certification process, and the importance of focusing on the couple's journey. Whether ...
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Today, we take an insightful journey into the depths of imposter syndrome. You’ll experience a courtroom drama unfold as a lawyer boldly confronts 'Reasonable Doubt'. From there, we dive into a personal reflection about radio shows, comedians, friends, and role models. And finally, we’ll explore the value of creating and self-expression, navigating the challenge of being noticed while finding the courage to stand out. It’s a ride t...
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Prepare to embark on an incredible journey through the life of Freddie, a young professional with a story that's both relatable and inspiring. Join me as I share Freddie's rollercoaster ride from uncertainty to unexpected success. This episode is all about embracing the unpredictable twists of life, fueled by relationships and passions, rather than meticulously laid-out plans. Get ready to challenge the myths about vocation and div...
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In this episode of "Doing the Best We Can," I answer a question from a listener who is a new stay at home dad. I also draw out a really intense analogy between an underwater freediver and the challenges and pressures of parenting. We talk about vulnerability and community support, urging fellow stay-at-home parents, like our listener, to reach out to their own "rescue divers.” It’s an analogy filled week! --- -⁠LISTENER SURVEY! ⁠...
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Today, Aaron shares his concerns about finding safe spaces in the church and faith communities, and we explore the struggle of following beloved Christian leaders without knowing their stance on LGBTQIA+ issues. This time is about growth, acceptance, and love as we challenge beliefs and explore the intersection of safety versus agreement. --- -LISTENER SURVEY! -Advice questions? ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Message me here ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠or at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠eddie@...
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Today, we will be discussing the delicate topic of encouraging a loved one's health without nagging. A listener reached out with concerns about her husband's dangerous weight and resistance to change, and we will explore whether or not we can actually change a person. Is it our job to do so? Is it kind to care, especially when the stakes are high? --- -Advice questions? ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠Message me here ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠or at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠eddie@eddiekaufholz.com...
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This week, as a little post-script to the financial series, Eddie sits down (live and in his den) to have a chat with his friend and dinner guest, Teddy Ray. Among Teddy's many hats, he shares insights about his role as an entrepreneur and business owner. Eddie and Teddy, who amusingly share rhyming names, engage in an open conversation about the practicalities of turning a dream into reality, the essential steps involved, and how ...
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We’re closing our financial series with the most controversial topic of all: charitable giving. Brace yourselves! Today, we're diving into the deeply personal nature of what it means to give. I'll share a personal story that changed my perspective on fundraising, and how it taught me that we're all just different people with our own true north. Plus, I do a bit of begging. --- -Financial questions? Advice questions? ⁠⁠⁠⁠Message ...
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Get ready to pursue financial success in this week's episode! We're diving into the world of equity, where we'll show you how to make your money work harder and smarter. Discover the power of ownership and investments as we guide you through the steps to build equity like a pro. From establishing a solid financial foundation to navigating the stock market and even leveraging the power of real estate, we've got you covered. Plus, w...
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June 15, 2023 26 mins
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