Long Distance Love and Baseball | Ashley + Collin McHugh

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He looked perfect on paper, and she felt like throwing up in her salad on their first date because of nerves. He loved her honesty, and she knew it would be okay when he asked if there was something stuck in his teeth.

Meet, MLB pro for the Houston Astros, Collin and, calligrapher and printmaker, Ashley McHugh.

In this episode, we talk about what it's like to live a non-traditional family life with lots of traveling and physical distance in between them while being such independent individuals. We learn how important it is to have honest conversations about needs and expectations. How do you and your partner navigate seasons of long distance and travel?


Welcome to the Love or Work Podcast, hosted by Andre Shinabarger (Physician Assistant, Grady Hospital) and Jeff Shinabarger (Social Entrepreneur and Founder of Plywood People). They are asking the question: Is it possible to change the world, stay in love and raise a healthy family? 100 interviews where Jeff and Andre learn from other working families in the journey of marriage, purpose and parenting.


Love or Work is a project of Plywood People.
Plywood is a non-profit in Atlanta leading a community of start-ups doing good.