Ossa Featured Podcaster: Carly Puch, Consciously Clueless
Ossa podcaster Carly Puch hosts the Consciously Clueless podcast, a lifestyle show about the ever present balancing act between being conscious and clueless as we navigate our way through life. Carly brings her own perspective, along with expert guests in the wellness community, to help listeners find a healthy balance that works best for them AND the planet. Her friendly, curious approach to big topics makes them digestible and actionable for listeners looking to learn.
Listen to Consciously Clueless wherever you get your podcasts, and leave a review while you’re there! Read on for more from the host Carly Puch:
Tell us what your podcast is about in 3 sentences or less!
The Consciously Clueless podcast will explore the space in between knowing it all and knowing absolutely nothing. Through conversations about health, wellness, movement, the environment, plant-based living, social justice and all their intersections I will be here to share that change doesn’t have to be perfect but it can be conscious. Join me and the amazing people I get to talk to as I set out to learn how taking care of ourselves can help us better take care of the world!
Grand Marais, MN
Grand Marais, MN
What’s a quote or piece of advice that you try to live by?
I create my own reality.
One thing on your bucket list:
Sail around Greece
Soulmate by Lizzo
Last Text Message You Sent:
“I’m not being dramatic?” – Can you tell I’m a Pisces?! ha!
What was your first job?
Worked at a fudge shop!
Any unusual hobbies?
I collect rocks!
Biggest Pet Peeve?
People who put down others – condescending.
What inspired you to start your podcast?
I love to learn, I love to talk, and I needed a focus during quarantine and a really low point in my life.
Tell us more about your work/life outside of your podcast.
I work full time for a non-profit that works to connect people to education opportunities that may otherwise not be able to pursue education. I’m running my business on the side and looking to grow it! I teach yoga, meditation, I’m a health/wellness coach and more!
What is your show’s USP?
What is one of the greatest challenges you have personally faced with your podcast?
Getting more listeners!
What was one of your favorite episodes you’ve ever done? Why does it stand out?
I interviewed Honey LaBronx, the vegan drag queen and it was AMAZING! Listen here:
What is one thing you have accomplished with your podcast thus far that you are most proud of?
Starting it when I literally knew NOTHING about how to run a podcast.
What is one major milestone that you would like to accomplish through your podcast in the next year?
500 downloads for one episode!
What is a trend or development in the podcast industry that you foresee happening in the next few years?
I think podcasts are going to become more and more detailed, focusing on a niche thing.
What is one of the best pieces of podcast-related advice you’ve ever received & why?
Just start. You can come up with a million reasons why you aren’t ready but sometimes you just have to start.
What is one of the worst pieces of podcast-related advice you’ve ever received & why?
That you need sponsors before starting, it all depends on your goals and what you’re looking for.
What are some of your favorite women-hosted podcasts?
Can you tell us about a time when you took a huge risk/did something you were scared to do, and it totally paid off?
Quitting the job I went to school for and shifting into something that filled my cup more!
Are there any great podcast-related resources you love that you would like to share?
Buzzsprout’s blog has so many helpful articles!
Is there a charity or cause you care about that you would like to share?
How do you feel you’re making a positive impact and generating change through your podcast?
That is literally the whole goal!