Truth Tastes Funny with Hersh Rephun
Truth Tastes Funny with Hersh Rephun
How do we stay sane, survive, and thrive in today’s world? On the Truth Tastes Funny podcast, writer/comedian Hersh Rephun explores the absurdity of life’s challenges, while engaging with experts who’ve dedicated themselves to finding serious solutions.
Hersh Rephun

Life, Love, Dogs, and World Peace with Maureen Scanlon

S4 E80 • Apr 3, 2024 • 57 mins

In this episode, Hersh chats with Maureen Scanlon, Master Life Coach and Practitioner and Award-winning Author. They explore Maureen's journey, the lessons learnt from dogs, and delve into the complex world of relationships. They discuss trust issues, the impact of unhealthy relationships, and strategies for reconnecting, including the date jar concept.

Key Points

  • We can learn to love ourselves unconditionally by observing the innate goodness and unconditional love that dogs exhibit, and applying those qualities to our own lives.
  • Building a fulfilling relationship requires identifying what we truly want in a partner, beyond superficial traits, and establishing non-negotiable standards for how we wish to be treated.
  • Effective communication in relationships involves actively listening, avoiding defensiveness, and expressing needs clearly, as well as understanding that not all problems require solutions, sometimes just a supportive presence is enough.
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