Heart of Dating Podcast Host Shares Her Dating to Engagement Journey With Kait Warman – 056

There’s no such thing as a perfect love story.

Popular dating coach and podcast host, Kait Warman, is back! She shares her journey from meeting JJ while seeing three other guys, to their incredibly personal engagement.  She describes how she challenged herself to date outside of her “type”, how they made a long-distance relationship work and ways they chose to date intentionally, including when they first said “I love you.” Whether you’re single, in a relationship, or married, you’ll love hearing Kait give practical advice that relates to your life!

Learn more about Kait

Kait Warman is a best-selling author, speaker, popular relationship coach, and the founder of Heart of Dating. She helps thousands of men and women on their journeys through the conversations on the Heart of Dating Podcast, which launched in 2018. Through her ministry, Kait’s mission is to empower both men and women to have the courage to own their story, walk in victory, thrive with purpose, and discover clarity and vision in their life and relationships.

In her new book, Thank You for Rejecting Me: Transform Pain into Purpose and Learn to Fight for Yourself, Kait vulnerably shares how she grew through her deepest, darkest rejections and offers readers the tools to heal from the past, take back their power, and walk in strength, victory, and love into their future.

Kait currently lives in the Los Angeles area and loves sunshine, walks, Jesus, and lip-syncing to Celine Dion. Follow Kait on Instagram and follow JJ here.

Don’t miss Kait’s first episode: Drop the Hanky (and Survive Rejection) With Kait Warman – 004

Here are the books Kait recommended:
The Mystery of Marriage

The Mingling of Souls: God’s Design for Love, Marriage, Sex, and Redemption

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Word of the show:

raillery [ rey-luh-ree ] noun

  1. good-humored ridicule; banter.

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