Episodes

Laughter is Power with Candy Palmater

April 28, 2020

After the COVID outbreak and everything strange happening around it, I think it's safe to say that all of us would benefit from some laughter in our lives, after all, it is the best medicine. My guest today knows all about t…

Understanding Your Connection With The World with Mandy Trapp

April 21, 2020

Today's guest Mandy Trapp has spent nearly 20 years studying and teaching mindfulness and meditation. "A new world is being born; we need only to remember our source". This phrase by Deepak Chopra stopped me in my tracks and…

Crisis Management during COVID-19 Perspective with former Deputy Prime Minister and Federal Health Minister Anne McLellan

April 14, 2020

From economies collapsing to not being able to spend time with your family, friends or colleagues; the crisis created by COVID-19 is precarious, it doesn't seem to have a near end, and it is creating a lot of questions along…

Why Every Cloud Has a Silver Lining (COVID-19) with Janet Riopel

April 7, 2020

Exploring COVID-19, Business & Women's Leadership, Janet Riopel joins us in The Inner Circle. It seems like we're living in our modern version of WW2; evidently, the COVID-19 crisis is very different but way maybe worse. The…

Building the uncommon bridge to change lives with Mike House

March 31, 2020

This week we have an exceptional guest joining us in The Inner Circle; his job is to change lives. It's an honor to introduce Mike House; he is the President and CEO of the Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation, committed …

How To Talk To Your Family and Kids About Coronavirus with Dr. Jody Carrington

March 24, 2020

In the midst of a dramatic change in our world, challenged with the spread of COVID-19. If your head is spinning and you find yourself thinking... “is this real life?”, I’m with you 100%. We all need help during this unprece…

Conquering the 75 Hard Challenge with Stephen and Carrie

March 17, 2020

Today we have a very special guest joining us in The Inner Circle. Stephen Petasky is the founder of the Luxus Group, he is my best friend and husband, and we both are very excited to share our journey of how we conquered th…

The Strength of a Mother with Lynne Rosychuk

March 10, 2020

They lived a nightmare and navigated challenges that we can't even imagine. I'm humbled that Lynne Rosychuk has stepped into The Inner Circle. We'll share the story of an incredible and courageous mother and her painful yet …

The Importance of Leadership with Chau Lui

March 3, 2020

Today's special guest Chau Lui is stepping into the Inner Circle. Her company Paris Jewellers' purpose is to be known as Canada’s most Customer-Centric retail jewelry brand. They had a dream, to move from Vietnam to Canada t…

Living your Purpose with Kacie Rainey

Feb. 25, 2020

From Losing your dad to cancer at 17 to finding a lump in your breast at 21, feeling completely lost in life, finding your purpose in life, and transforming the lives of thousands with your work. What a journey! Today's spec…

Choosing a Life of Freedom with Marianne Cantwell

Feb. 18, 2020

If you have ever questioned what true freedom really looks like? Then you are in for a treat. This week’s guest is Marianne Cantwell. Marianne has been helping entrepreneurs get out of the 9 to 5 race, create a life they lov…

Voice of Empowerment with Mozhdah Jamalzadah

Feb. 11, 2020

This week’s guest Mozhdah has a story so inspiring that she is now named as the “Oprah of Afghanistan”, by individuals like Barack and Michelle Obama as well as Ms. Winfrey herself. She joins the inner circle to share her as…

The Art of Perseverance with Sheila O’Kelly

Feb. 4, 2020

Sheila O’Kelly is an amazing leader, mother, and cancer survivor who set a new high standard in sports, leading a team that secured the ITU rights to stage the World Championships in Triathlon in Edmonton in 2001 which was j…

An Army of Light with Thordis Elva

Jan. 28, 2020

Thordis Elva is an Icelandic playwright, speaker, and author who embraces the power of her voice and uses it to advocate for women’s rights and gender equality. This week, she joins the Inner Circle to share the incident of …

Respond, Don’t React with Bean Gill

Jan. 21, 2020

This week’s guest, Bean, has a story that serves up a dose of reality like you’ve never heard before. She joins the Inner Circle to share the unbelievable events of bullying, love lost, and the physical trauma and recovery t…

Collaboration Over Competition with Nicole Rice

Jan. 14, 2020

Nicole Rice, owner and operator of Sweet {Jolie}, started the very successful company as a place where customers can connect, shop, and perpetuate the body positive movement. Nicole is open about her own battles and challeng…

The Healing Transformation with Ashley Mielke

Jan. 7, 2020

It is Ashley Mielke’s life mission to empower others to move beyond pain and heal after loss. Ashley is a Registered Psychologist and founder of the Grief and Trauma Healing Center in Edmonton, and her action-oriented progra…

Challenges Lead to Success and Growth with Courtney Buhler

Dec. 31, 2019

Courtney Buhler, CEO, and owner of the now huge brand Sugarlash Pro, has gone from servicing fifty people a day in her basement, to running a global success of a business with over 60,000 lash professionals in her community.…

Surround Yourself With Great People - Don Petasky

Dec. 24, 2019

This week, Carrie expands the inner circle of her family and invites her beloved father in law, Don Petasky, on the show. Don shares his personal stories that exemplify exceeding against all odds, the power of family, and th…

Our Dreams Are Our Teachers with Pearl Gregor

Dec. 17, 2019

At the young age of 74, Pearl Gregor is an example of what it means to be curious and invested in personal and spiritual growth. Pearl joins the Inner Circle to share her wisdom as an educator, Catholic, and proponent of usi…

The Most Important Thing is To Try with Victoria Smith

Dec. 10, 2019

Guest Victoria Smith knows firsthand the damaging effects that stress can have on our health, along with our general well-being. She has taken her own experience with stress, burnout, and recovery to transition to a life whe…

Telling People’s Stories with Lisa LaFlamme

Dec. 3, 2019

Lisa LaFlamme is a powerhouse journalist who has been the Chief News Anchor and Senior Editor of CTV National News since 2016. Lisa was also appointed to the Order of Ontario, the province’s highest honor, and won the Radio-…

Finding the Silver Lining In Everything with Amy Ledin

Nov. 26, 2019

Amy Ledin, Co-Owner and Operator at Lean Bodies Consulting, is open to the hard conversations in life that move us forward and raise us to the next level of growth, love, and understanding. Amy embraces her vulnerability and…

A Three-Time Olympian on Winning, Mindset, and Getting Back on the Field with Lauren Regula

Nov. 19, 2019

Lauren Regula is a perfect example of what happens when balance, tenacity, and humility are mixed with innate talent and skill. Not only has Lauren been to the Olympics twice to represent the Canadian Women’s Softball Team, …