Interesting Occupations Episodes

Interesting Occupations

Kim Hawkinson gets The Sherpa on a leash! (It's dog training time...)

Feb. 9, 2022

So, this one's for all you "dog people" out there. I never got to see Kim's dog through the whole interview, but I'm sure she was aware we were recording a podcast. Or maybe I'm just not as interesting as a box of Snausages.…

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Questions about Emergency Workers? The guys from "The Washdown Podcast" Respond to the call!

Nov. 3, 2021

Heroes. Doesn't that word fill your head with images? You might be thinking of a superhero. But who is thinking of our everyday heroes? I could list them all, but undoubtedly would forget to include someone, so let's just sa…

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Giving Competitive Pole Dancing a "twirl"- with Renee!

March 31, 2021

This was an episode that came out of the blue. I was contacted through a website by Renee, who said she'd like to come on the show to talk about competitive pole dancing. So, naturally, knowing absolutely nothing about this,…

Interesting Occupations True Crime

Why can Sarah Alcorn of "Ivy League Murders" hunt down clues, while the Sherpa lives life without one?

Dec. 23, 2020

I got to speak to two amazing ladies this week, Rebels, and these interviews were so fascinating.! Today, I had the pleasure of speaking with Sarah Alcorn, a PI, who co-hosts this true crime podcast. The lady really knows a …

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The Election's Over, but Vote for Middagh Goodwin, Anyway!

Dec. 4, 2020

Before we started our interview, my first words to Middagh were, "Okay, I'm jealous." To which he responded, "Of what?" Well, I won't name names, but he was in a picture standing next to an 80's rocker I've been trying to ge…

Interesting Occupations Education

Class is In Session-with Scott Hopkins!

Nov. 11, 2020

True Story: Sherpa Mom worked in my elementary school for 30 years. Do you know what it's like to be 10 and your principal is knocking on your door? (Well, maybe YOU do, Mr- Authority- doesn't- scare- me.) Actually, it makes…

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Amazing Women, Incredible Stories (Day 5): Meet Stacey Toy!

Oct. 16, 2020

Haha! I like how Stacey said that I gave her "the best introduction ever." But she's so worthy of a great intro. She's lead an interesting life with her own collection of lows and highs in her life. How many people get out …

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The Sherpa Screening Room: Two Phone Calls! Opera! Farming! This Number is NOT in Service!

Sept. 23, 2020

Doing an episode about opera and living off the land is kind of like an episode on Mother Theresa and Carrot Top. Completely different, but, still, so much to learn. So why not do an interesting mix? Thank you to Rosario an…

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"Organize For Success" for 2020, with our guest, Kathy McEwan!

Jan. 1, 2020

Happy New Year, Rebels! Are you ready to get organized? That may seem like a big step for some, but Kathy's podcast makes it an easy, small step for everyone. ("That's one small step for people, one giant leap for organizati…

Health & Well-being Interesting Occupations

Is There a Midwife in the Chalet? Monica Wallace of "Women's Health Matters" knows what to Doula, and More!

Sept. 4, 2019

I'm not a doctor. I don't even play one on tv (Are you listening, "General Hospital" casting director?). But many of my guests I've had this season have provided a wealth of medical information, and Monica Wallace certainly …

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Robert Bear, creator of "Invention Stories" makes a "patented" appearance at the Sherpa Chalet!

Aug. 7, 2019

My interview this week comes back to the States. My talk with Robert Bear was very interesting and educational. I found it particularly amazing that a self professed failed inventor found his success hosting a top-ranked inv…

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There will be CHOCOLATE! A fun chat with John Kapos (aka Chocolate Johnny) about social media!

July 24, 2019

I'm having such incredible luck speaking with Australians, and John Kapos was no exception. We must have spoken 20 minutes both before and after I recorded our interview. He's one of those people you have an feeling of insta…