Jul 21, 2021
Are you ready to get unstuck so you can finally start building your big thing?
Cara Brookins built her own 3,500 square foot house by using YouTube tutorials. After surviving domestic violence, she was faced with the stark challenge of providing for her four children, with no one to turn to but herself. In desperate need of a home—but without the means to buy one—she did something incredible. She built one from scratch, while rebuilding her family. Cara's story went viral in more than 75 countries and has been viewed more than two billion times. Soon to be a major motion picture, Rise. Cara’s strategies inspire extraordinary goals, and she delivers the motivation to reach them.
In this episode, we dove so deep into everything. Cara talks about her past traumas, her relationships, and how that gave her the foundation to build this home for her and her family. Cara opens up about the inspiration behind her home’s design, including finding out about her husband’s full-blown, severe paranoid schizophrenia. Well, working with her family to build a house made her feel powerful. Tune in as we chat about ditching the victim mindset, becoming a better person, and having empathy for yourself.
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