Interview Episodes

Interview Finance Funeral

33: Why You Should Prearrange Your Funeral

Nov. 11, 2022

Maybe you've told people what you want done with your body when you die. Have you also written down exactly what you want for your funeral? And have you paid for it?  Dean Lambert from the Love Always Project knows firsthan…

Guest: Dean Lambert
Interview Burial

30: Eco-Friendly Burial Options – You Can Help Expand Them

Sept. 30, 2022

A discussion with Edward Bixby of the Green Burial Council on eco-friendly burial options – and the consumer's role in helping expand what's available.

Guest: Edward Bixby
Interview Finance

27: Planning for Long-Term Care, with Matt McCann

Aug. 3, 2022

People are living longer and longer. While generally that's a good thing, it also means that more of us are going to need long-term care – and that can get expensive. What is long-term care? What options are there? And how c…

Guest: Matt McCann
Interview Death Binder

24: What’s in an Obituary? A conversation with Michael Osborne, Famous & Gravy

June 21, 2022

What's the point of obituaries? Why are some people so into reading them? Should you draft your own obituary as a Dying Kindness? Today we talk with Michael Osborne from the podcast Famous & Gravy, a podcast about what real…

Interview Death Binder

14: Getting The Conversation Started

Jan. 18, 2022

Sure, it's important to talk about death and what we want. But how do you even begin this conversation? What if you're ready to talk but someone else is resistant? And what do we even need to talk about? In this episode I i…

Interview End Of Life Doula

11: From Death Phobic to Death Doula

Dec. 7, 2021

Karen Reppen describes herself as being once "the most death phobic person on the planet." Now she's on the board of the National End-of-Life Doula Alliance (NEDA) and an advocate for death education. In this interview, she …

Guest: Karen Reppen
Interview Legal

7: An Estate Lawyer Teaches Me Things

Oct. 12, 2021

Have questions about estate planning? Listen in on my first conversation with an estate lawyer, Kathleen Hunt. I ask basic questions and learn so much!

Guest: Kathleen Hunt
For Caregivers Interview

5: Hospice - Edwina Moldover Interview

Sept. 7, 2021

"Hospice is not giving up." Retired hospice nurse Edwina Moldover clears up misconceptions about hospice and says that the biggest mistake we make is not accessing hospice earlier.