The Jennifer Fulwiler Show

- Jen’s mom and aunt make an appearance on the show, and they talk with Jen and Hallie about using the gifts God has given you.
- Selina Lo opens up with Jen and Hallie about her severe struggles with depression, and how she found her way out of it.
- Jen chats with her neighbor, Gail Moore, about how one man’s simple act of obedience to God impacted many people’s lives in big ways.

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- Jen is excited about the fact that Michael Phelps raced a shark. She points out that there’s no point in having an Olympic swim team if they’re not racing sharks.

- Hiphop artist J-Nice is back, and this time he brought his mom! She shares her story of blessing others through her own suffering - and you won’t believe the story about the time she ran into a group of gang members.

- Kelly Mantoan shares honesty about the struggles she’s had with Natural Family Planning.

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- Problems that can come with telling families that they shouldn’t have too many kids (and manages to work in the phrase “I didn’t choose the thug life, the thug life chose me”).

- Kathryn Whitaker talks about road trips with kids, and finding balance in family life.

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- NYT columnist David Brooks claims that a friend with “only a high school education” was baffled by an Italian sandwich shop, and Jen has all the thoughts.


- Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik say they don’t conform to binary gender norms, and Jen suggests some situations in which gender very quickly feels very binary.


- An article criticized big families for overpopulating the world, and Jen lists famous people like Stephen Colbert, Thomas Edison, and Celine Dion who are therefore technically “overpopulation.”

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- Inspired by her neighbors shooting off fireworks over the weekend, Jen plans to fire a cannon for St. Ignatius Day.


- Jen talks about the wonderful moment that came when she encouraged her kids to get out of their comfort zones, and rants about an upcoming trip to the dentist.


- The Seattle Mariners are serving fried crickets at their games and Jen loves the idea (of other people eating crickets).

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- Jen relives yet another failure at the gym, and plays the special trailer her team made for Top Gun 2.

- The new Ken doll has a man bun, and drag queens host a children’s story hour at a library. Jen has all the thoughts.

- “Catholic Hipster” Tommy Tighe insists that he doesn’t like Christian music…and Jen finally finds something he loves! It’s a fantastic episode of their ongoing Christian Music Intervention.

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This week on The Jennifer Fulwiler Show:

- Jim and Jeannie Gaffigan posted pictures of their kids at a gay pride parade and received a lot of criticism from the Catholic world in response. Jen shares her thoughts.

- Cate Roberts of “Cate Can’t Cook” is back in the show, dropping wisdom bombs like she’s a jedi master as she talks about overcoming perfectionism and letting go of her fears.

 

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This week on The Jennifer Fulwiler Show:

- Jen shares a life-changing insight about having brittle vs. flexible goals

- Jen shares listeners’ haikus about their worst moments with exercise, and makes an important point about what happens when we really trust God.

- Michael Gasparro first came on the show when he called in during a calls segment, and now he’s in the studio in person! He and Jen have a blast as they talk about being “gay” vs. “straight” and tons of other stuff.

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- Jen talks about how she spent her weekend writing code instead of relaxing. Then she tackles a study that claims to prove that straight people don’t exist.

- Jen talks to Rachael Escandon about how difficult school choices can be. Rachael used to homeschool but now sends her kids to public school, and Jen still homeschools. They talk about the challenges they each face in their education systems.

- Jen talks with Fr. Philip Bochanski about labels like “gay” and “straight” and what Catholics really believe about sexuality.

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- Jen talks about how she loves her church’s Vacation Bible School…it’s just crushing her will to live.

- Jen talks with Cas Aarssen, “The Clutterbug,” about the four types of clutter personalities, and how you can make your home organized and beautiful.

- A popular author and speaker made the statement that women aren’t typically as funny as men. Jen responds.

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