Episode 78

Breaking Free from Societal Expectations: Choosing a Joyful and Soul-Sparking Life Path

with special guest Haley Hunter Hines

Welcome back to the Leap to Freedom Show! I’m your host, Maria Conde, and today we have a very special guest joining us. Haley Hunter Hines, a spiritual advisor and the founder of the Soul Sparkle Sanctuary, is here to share her inspiring journey and insights on finding true alignment and freedom.

In this episode, we learn of Haley’s incredible story of pursuing her dreams and creating a brand that aligns with her vision is truly inspirational. We explore the shifts and challenges she faced along the way, from leaving a corporate job to starting her own business. We also touch on the importance of giving ourselves permission to make changes and the loneliness that can accompany the entrepreneurial journey.

Join us as we navigate through the highs and lows of entrepreneurship, discuss the power of trusting the universe’s plan, and dive into the societal expectations that often limit us from pursuing our true passions.

Get ready to be inspired, motivated, and encouraged to take that leap towards freedom. Let’s dive right into this episode of the Leap to Freedom Show with our extraordinary guest, Haley Hunter Hines.


Guest Bio

Haley Hunter Hines is a former corporate wellness professional who embarked on a life-changing journey to follow her dreams.

Originally from the US, she spent many years working in the corporate world before realizing her true passion for travel, speaking, and teaching.

In 2016, she took a leap of faith and quit her job to fully commit to her Soul Sparkle Company, which she had started the previous year. Haley put her belongings in storage and set off on what was supposed to be a three-month adventure but ultimately became her way of life. She never looked back and refused to return to the conventional path that most people follow.

This fearless pursuit of her dreams led her to the serene hills of Tuscany, where she currently resides and continues to live out her wild and beautiful adventure.

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Recap & Timestamps

00:00:17 Welcome to the Leap to Freedom podcast. Today’s guest is Haley Hunter Hines, a spiritual advisor and founder of the Soul Sparkle Sanctuary in Tuscany. Get ready to be inspired.

00:05:22 Traditional path stifles joy; choosing own way.

00:07:49 Choosing unconventional path, embracing change and joy.

00:11:29 Birthday journal prompts wake-up call for reflection.

00:14:37 Oklahoma tornado inspires pursuit of dreams.

00:19:10 Transition to entrepreneurship can be lonely and overwhelming.

00:23:07 Corporate job led to humbling cleaning experience.

00:27:10 Different places have unique energies and vibes. Work based in Tuscany, focused on transformation and empowerment. Programs include Shine Experience and Orient Express.

00:31:18 Finding balance in work and relationships.

00:33:49 Don’t give up; take small steps.

00:36:54 Love inspires, impacts, and empowers others.

00:39:19 Stay inspired, take action, achieve your dreams.