In this episode, Sherry has an intimate conversation with Shannon Saksaka, Certified Divorce Coach ® and owner of “Bling Me Up Shanny”. Shannon shares how the death of her mother and her divorce, while incredibly painful, were the catalyst for making some major changes in her life. Shannon shares her tips for unhooking from triggers as well as the go-to resources she used in her divorce recovery. A must listen for anyone in the midst of the divorce process!
Shannon (Broadbent) Saksaka is a single mother to an amazing daughter as well as a seasoned professional whose work in corporate America dates back to 1992. Her life drastically changed in 2015 when her mother passed away. In the months that followed, her marriage imploded and by the end of 2016, Shannon was divorced. The imagined life blueprint in her mind was replaced with a divorce decree and shared parenting plan. In the years that followed, Shannon focused on moving forward and on healing for herself, her daughter and her father. Today, she proudly calls herself an Entrepreneur. She launched her “Bling Me Up Shanny” business during the Pandemic and is also actively working on expanding her Career and Divorce Coaching Practice, Rise & Thrive Coaching. Shannon’s divorce resiliency story is an on-going journey and work-in progress. She is excited to share her story and is committed to work that supports her journey as well as others!