Wildkind Academy promotes the rewilding lifestyle through various media platforms including:
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Jess Caldwell with her compound bow in this Scheels arechery commercial from 2021. Click Here to watch the commercial
Blood Origins Podcast
Episode 319 with Jess Caldwell: Living Wild and Kind
Adventure Made Podcast
Episode 44 with Jess Caldwell: Following a Natural Path from Birth to Death
Who the Wyld Things Are Podcast
Episode 41 with Jess Caldwell: From Prepper to Woman of the Wild.
Western Contours Podcast with Guy Duplantier
Episode 299 with Jess Caldwell: The Wild Kind
Creativity in Captivity with Host Pat Hazel | Comedian & Writer for Seinfeld
710 ESPN Radio | The Outdoor Line with Tom Nelson, Rob Endsley & Joey Pyburn
January 8, 2022 | "Rewilding" Yourself with Jess Caldwell of Wildkindacademy.com
May 11, 2022
Jess is an amazing person and new to trad archery but she has an amazing take on "reWilding" and this interview is filled with so much awesomeness you will have to see for yourself!
Her Wild Outdoors Podcast
The Power of Our Ancestors in ReWilding
January 24, 2022
Jess is from Washington State. She found herself on an adventure of a year of outdoors adventures and building skills that would be beneficial for survival and the outdoors. She wrote Field Notes of 52 weeks of REWILDING! What I am sure she did not see coming was a complete shift in mind, body and spirit. Join us for this conversation how she not only grew herself but has inspired others to join in on this adventure through classes some pretty amazing people teach!
Publicly Challenged Podcast
Jan 12, 2022 | The rewilding lifestyle: Harvesting food, foraging, learning direct living skills, building community, resilience training and shifting towards a more holistic model of healthy living to feel more alive and energized. #natureswisdom
The Soulful Hunter Podcast
Celebrating The Rewilding Success with Jess Caldwell
December 20, 2021 | On this episode I am joined by return guest, Jess Caldwell of the Wildkind Academy to celebrate her success of taking her first animal with a bow nonetheless. This is another great episode with some deep insight and reflection. Tune in to find out more. Knowledge is power and through this thought provoking episode you too can become your own #soulfulhunter.
The Soulful Hunter Podcast
Rewild Yourself With Jess Caldwell
July 12 2021 | It is never too late to start your journey of becoming a hunter and return back to the call of the wild. On this episode I talk with Jess Caldwell about her journey to return to nature and the roots of humanity. This is a beautifully powerful story that you will not want to miss. Knowledge is power and through this thought provoking episode you too can become your own #soulfulhunter.
The Golden Rule Revolution With Lucas Mack
From Being an Extreme Prepper to Walking a Sovereign Path with Jess Caldwell
July 1 2021 | With a 10-year immersion into living off the grid and as an astute "prepper", Jess Caldwell flipped the script on fear-centric living through some interesting areas of study that included over 500 hours of yoga & meditation training, nutritional therapy school as well as a deep-dive into exploring the human experience more closely by working at a funeral home to better understand our fear of mortality.
She became an educator for holistic and meaningful end-of-life practices including traditional home funerals to remove the word "industry" from our death experience as well as green burial that supports conservation and renewal of life. With a paradigm shift that cracked the code towards living a more healthy, expansive and meaningful life, she began this next chapter, which she lovingly refers to as my rewilding.
My Views Are My Own Podcast with Doug McDonald
May 12, 2021 | Meet Jess Caldwell, professional rewilder and founder of Wildkind Academy. With a unique history that includes a 10-year immersion into living life off the grid and as an astute “prepper”, Jess flipped the script on fear-centric living through some impressive areas of study that included a deep dive into exploring death more closely by working in cemetery sales at a large funeral home, cemetery & crematory. Jess became an educator for holistic and meaningful end-of-life practices including traditional home funerals to remove the word "industry" from our death experience, and green burial that supports conservation and renewal of life.
With a paradigm shift that cracked the code towards living a more healthy, meaningful and expansive life, Jess began her next chapter which she refers to as a "rewilding". She trains daily to live more consciously, to increase resiliency and cultivate a symbiotic relationship to nature. This last year she has taken on wild foraging, fishing, ancestral skills, ethical hunting and wilderness "surthrival". Jess believes that we are all born with an innate instinct, intuition and a unique imprint to thrive as we design a truly adventurous life and that rewilding is the new self-care.