Ep. 81 YouTube Stars Harold & Rachel Earls Chat With Us About Mt. Everest, Relationships, & SO MUCH MORE!

We are SUPER excited to share this podcast episode with you guys! We got the opportunity to talk with Harold and Rachel Earls from the Earls Family Vlogs on YouTube! Guys, they are SO incredibly inspiring! They are authors, youtubers, and parents to Wyatt and Leo. Rachel spends her time vlogging and running her successful business, Earl’s Family Foundation. Captain Harold is an active duty Army Officer currently serving as the commander of the guard of the tomb of the unknown soldier. Their YouTube channel has over ½ a million subscribers and its where they love God, love people, make a difference, and they are thankful! 
They come on to the podcast to chat about Harold climbing Mt. Everest, married life, their new book coming out, and so much more! But before we bring them on, Doug and Jamie take turns answering some thought provoking questions!
Show Notes:
02:16 - Doug and Jamie answer “3000 questions.” Well not really 3000, but they answer some questions that you may not know! :) Question 1: What is your idea of perfect happiness?
05:23 - Question 2: What is your greatest fear?
06:34 - Question 3: What is the trait you most deplore in yourself?
08:17 - Question 4: What’s your greatest extravagance?
09:35 - Question 5: What’s your current state of mind?
10:11 - Question 6: What’s the most under-rated virtue?
12:26 - Question 7: On what occasion do you lie?
14:51 - Question 8: What do you most dislike about your appearance?
16:42 - Question 9: Which living person do you most despise?
17:24 - Question 10: What is the quality you most like in a man?
18:59 - Question 11: Which words or phrases do you most overuse?
20:06 - Question 12: What or who is the greatest love of your life?
20:42 - Question 13: When and where were you happiest?
23:22 - Question 14: Which talent would you most like to have?
32:02 - Welcome to the show, Harold and Rachel! Rachel shares about the Earl’s Family Foundation.
33:51 - The Earl’s talk about their newly released book, A Higher Calling, which made the national bestselling list!
33:46 - Jamie asks them to share about their journey together.
36:02 - Doug asks what was the biggest challenge gearing up for Mt. Everest?
38:56 - Doug asks about their mission to draw attention to veteran suicide and people facing PTSD.
40:02 - Jamie asks what advice do they have for anyone who is anxious or fearful?
42:58 - Jamie asks them to share what helps to maintain their strong relationship with each other?
47:38 - Doug asks when they started to feel a sense of community with their YouTube channel?
50:18 - Doug asks if Harold always wanted to go to West Point?
52:30 - The Earls chat about their book release and the events surrounding it and why they waited to release the book.
55:49 - Doug asks what’s next for the Earls Family?
Have a great week, everyone! Chat again soon!
Rachel’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rachelearls/
Harold’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/haroldearlsiv/
Earl’s Family YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCniCPy-kRxYshisooylV--g
Earl’s Family Website for their book: https://www.earls.org/
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