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Satellite Sisters: Women's Humor, Health, Wellness, Pop Culture, Parenting, News

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Satellite Sisters is a pep talk for modern women. Writer Lian Dolan, Business Leader Liz Dolan and World Traveler Julie Dolan meet weekly to discuss health, wellness, travel, parenting, grandchildren, issues of interest to women, books and films. Two other sisters Monica and Sheila join from time-to-time. Satellite Sisters captures the issues of daily life and the sound of friendship. Their motto is "Not every conversation will change your life, but any conversation can.

Satellite Sisters is a pep talk for modern women. Writer Lian Dolan, Business Leader Liz Dolan and World Traveler Julie Dolan meet weekly to discuss health, wellness, travel, parenting, grandchildren, issues of interest to women, books and films. Two other sisters Monica and Sheila join from time-to-time. Satellite Sisters captures the issues of daily life and the sound of friendship. Their motto is "Not every conversation will change your life, but any conversation can.
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Satellite Sisters is a pep talk for modern women. Writer Lian Dolan, Business Leader Liz Dolan and World Traveler Julie Dolan meet weekly to discuss health, wellness, travel, parenting, grandchildren, issues of interest to women, books and films. Two other sisters Monica and Sheila join from time-to-time. Satellite Sisters captures the issues of daily life and the sound of friendship. Their motto is "Not every conversation will change your life, but any conversation can.

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Episodes

Thank you Meghan and Harry! Plus Rent The Runway, College Admissions and Weak Butt Cheeks

10/16/2018
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On today's podcast, Meghan and Harry's happy baby news could not make us happier. Well done, Sussexes! Special Satellite Sisters Shout-Out to this meteorologist who wore a special accessory on her weather cast. Her baby! And if that's not your choice, try Rent The Runway. New details on your work wardrobe solutions. And one last clothing note, we hear from the New York Times that dirndls are coming back. But longtime listeners will know that Liz brought them back on this podcast episode...

Duration:01:05:22

Personality Quiz, A Star Is Born, Dogs, Share The Sisters' New Trailer

10/8/2018
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On today's podcast: Lian tries a personality quiz. And wins! Liz reviews A Star Is Born including the scoop on Charlie. That's Bradley Cooper's real dog! And some health and fitness talk, from strength training to CBD. Good luck to everyone on Operation Sea Turtle, our wellness discussion on the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group. Great pep talk and support! We dispute the New York Times claim that dogs are NOT exceptional. Clearly, Laura Holson did not interview Hooper OR Steffi! Plus,...

Duration:01:08:07

Share The Satellite Sisters Trailer!

10/5/2018
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Women's humor, health and happiness. Satellite Sisters is a weekly pep talk , a respite from the cray-cray. Hosted by Lian Dolan, Liz Dolan and Julie Dolan, real sisters with very different lives, this award-winning podcast entertains listeners with lively, fun conversation, smart advice and positive support - like catching up with your own friends over coffee. What do the Satellite Sisters talk about? Current events, family/friends + pets, health + wellness, culture + entertainment, TV...

Duration:00:02:50

Madonna Birthday Party, Emotional Self Care, Poldark Recap, Run Like A Girl

10/2/2018
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On today's show, we provide a complete recap of Sheila's epic birthday party including the perfect Madonna theme for our material girl, provide advice to parents about preventing credit theft of your kids' identities and suggest listening to Run Like A Girl podcast to get info on Nag The Vote. We also thank listener Susan who is a psychotherapist and posted advice for in our Facebook Group for listeners who may have been triggered by the Senate hearings last weeks about sexual assault....

Duration:01:07:14

Sheila Party Prep, Beyonce + Bitter Business Bureau, Saving Mayo

9/24/2018
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On today's podcast, we fill you in on the party prep for Sheila's birthday, Lian has Beyonce in the house and has a bone to pick with Ticketmaster’s secret platform for scalpers, we debate the Weight Watchers new name and strategy and present a call to save mayonnaise for millennials starring a recipe from Meghan Markle's cookbook. We are also excited about Michelle Obama's Book Tour. And have a Vermont Country Store Shocker!!! On Entertaining Sisters: We recommend a new podcast called...

Duration:01:05:09

Driving Through Fire, Mark Wahlberg, Emmys, Science Fair Film

9/17/2018
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Julie has a hairy drive through a forest fire in a rental car. Liz has one on Lyft. Lian is thinking that maybe retiring at half-time is a fine way to go. Good work Vontae Davis of the Buffalo Bills. When you know, you know. Julie has concerns on Mark Wahlberg's daily schedule. Liz has data emotional support animals on airplanes. Flight attendants think they are out of control. Do you? Entertaining Sisters: We highly recommend the new documentary Science Fair from National Geographic....

Duration:01:06:01

Tracking Your Teens, Retiring at 35, Serena's Open & 9/11 Remembrance

9/11/2018
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On today’s podcast, Julie breaks down the US Open Women’s Final like a tennis fan and a Serena fan. Plus, we discuss the pros and cons of tracking teens, whether we could ever retire on FIRE and a remembrance for September 11th. Framebridge Use promo code SISTERS at checkout Beach Body on Demand Text SISTERS to 303030 Care.com Harry's Use our code sisters at checkout. For more on our entertainment recommendations: check out these links: TV: Yellowstone Atypical Books: New...

Duration:01:05:49

Season Premiere! Tutus! Spies! Trumpets!

9/3/2018
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Our season premiere has it all: Serena Williams' tutu on Center Court at the US Open, spies using microwaves to cook our brains and a design trend in supermarkets that we against. Plus Lian takes in a night at the Hollywood Bowl with John Williams and Steven Spielberg and today's Washington Post has a story about Nike's Just Do It campaign that includes Liz and some of her perspective on why the campaign has been so notable for 30 years. The news story was prompted by Nike's latest Colin...

Duration:01:08:18

BONUS: Ask Us Anything LIVE in Santa Monica 2017

8/20/2018
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This podcast is the live audio from the Satellite Sisters appearance at the Santa Monica Public Library on April 22, 2017. Liz Dolan, Lian Dolan, Sheila Dolan, Monica Dolan and Julie Dolan are all on stage for an Ask Us Anything session. The Satellite Sisters take questions from the live audience, reminisce about their favorite Satellite Sisters memories and share behind-the-scenes stories. Thanks to the Santa Monica Public Library for the great venue and to the Satellite Sisters...

Duration:01:02:53

Ask Us Anything August 2018: Satellite Sisters Julie Dolan, Liz Dolan, Lian Dolan

8/14/2018
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We asked you to Ask Us Anything and you did. In this special BONUS podcast episode, you get a fresh installment of answers from Lian Dolan, Liz Dolan and Julie Dolan. We got to as many of your questions as we could, including a lightning round for each sister individually. What keeps us sane now? What's one thing we would do over? How do we produce Satellite Sisters? Were there times when we considered quitting? Do we ever fight? What are our hidden talents? Why did Liz step in and out...

Duration:01:03:49

BONUS: Satellite Sisters "You're The Best" LIVE in Brooklyn NY

8/7/2018
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On this bonus LIVE show, we introduce you to the Satellite Sisters Next Generation, read from our book "You're The Best: A Celebration of Friendship" and give you our philosophy of friendship and Satellite Sisterhood. Plus, we answer your questions and introduce you to our brothers and cousins. This all took place at Powerhouse Arena in Brooklyn NY in October 2015. This very special show includes Lian Dolan, Liz Dolan, Sheila Dolan and Julie Dolan plus the Next Gen contributors to our...

Duration:00:50:14

Gwyneth: Nut or Not?, Communicating With Your Sons, Mission Impossible

7/31/2018
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Gwyneth Paltrow: Nut or Not? We ask that question today based on this story from the New York Times Magazine. Plus, how to stay connected to your adult sons, managing a house full of house guests and celebrating Julie's 40th wedding anniversary. This week's podcast sponsors are: Harrys Use promo code sisters Framebridge Use promo code sisters The New Yorker Use promo code sister Brooklinen Use promo code sisters Kopari We'll be on hiatus for the month of August but are releasing...

Duration:01:09:46

Extortion Plot Against Liz, Travel Tips and Trends, Best Travel Movies

7/24/2018
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On today's show, Liz receives a threatening email that's trying to extort her. What should she do? Julie says "Call the cops". What's your advice? Julie has travel trends, plus Liz and Julie both share their personal top 5 travel tips. In Entertaining Sisters, we suggest 6 movies that will inspire you to travel. Plus Mamma Mia 2, of course! For more info on the internet scam Liz explains, go here. Then she went here to determine with data breach she had been a victim of. All of Julie's...

Duration:01:02:41

Satellite Sisters Weekends, Russia, Creativity, Mamma Mia 2

7/17/2018
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On today's podcast, Julie and Lian both recap the fun Satellite Sisters weekends they had. Julie is our resident Russia expert so she comments on the news of the week from Helsinki, Liz shares a story about how to engage your creativity to avoid a midlife crisis and Lian is super excited about Mamma Mia 2. It's going to help her get over the end of the World Cup and Wimbledon. Here's a link to the story on creativity by Laura Holson of the New York Times and a link to Lian Dolan's cover...

Duration:01:02:58

Thai Cave Rescue, Sports News, Food Trends, Film and Podcast Recommendations

7/9/2018
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On today's podcast, Julie has insights on the amazing Thai cave rescue. She lived in Thailand. Lian covers the World Cup (good riddance Russia!), Wimbledon (go Moms!) and welcomes LeBron to Los Angeles. Liz shares news on Smorgasburg and new food trends and provides film and book recommendations. Plus, travel news and trends. Julie says cruises are back! We are on board. Plus plastic straws are gone. Save the seas! Thanks to our sponsors this week. Here are links to our special urls for...

Duration:01:07:18

Best Beach Bag Books Special + Jenna Blum on The Lost Family

7/3/2018
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It's time to get reading, Satellite Sisterhood. On our blog here, you'll find the complete Satellite Sisters Best Beach Bag Books List for 2018. On the podcast, we preview the list and interview writer Jenna Blum, author of The Lost Family, our Satellite Sisters Sumer Read of 2018. Please listen and share our complete list with your Satellite Sisters and book club friends. We've got some books perfect for a day in the sun and some books that may be better savored on a rainy afternoon at the...

Duration:00:53:47

Lian's Music Festival, Julie's Adventure To-Do Item + Liz Dolan Private Eye

6/26/2018
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Lian has a complete music festival report from Arroyo Seco Weekend + summer fun tips including 6 new gin + tonics! Julie has some good news from New Zealand, Waco and the U. S. Open plus announces a possible big adventure. Liz investigates a Satellite Sisters mystery that is either a major fraud or a major windfall. What's your theory? Julie recommends the documentary about Fred Rogers Won't You Be My Neighbor? Thanks to our sponsors this week: Framebridge Use this link and promo code...

Duration:01:04:55

Thank You First Ladies, Scooter Test Drive, Brooklyn Fashion Trends, Health & Wellness Advice

6/19/2018
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On today's show, a special salute to all the living first ladies who stepped forward to speak out in support of children and families at the border. Plus Julie reports on Brooklyn fashion trends, Liz rides a scooter and lives to tell the tale and Lian finds the fun in our our Satellite Sisters Facebook Group. Also, a depressing report on the pregnancy penalty for working women and an uplifting Ted Talk from Nashville TedX by Martha Ivester called Hire A Mom. Laura Bush Op Ed from the...

Duration:01:03:58

Lian's Paris Report, #IHOb, Kim Jong Un, Satellite Sister of the Week, Suicide Prevention

6/11/2018
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Lian has a complete travel report on her visit to Paris last month. Liz has strong feelings about the IHOP/IHOB marketing nonsense. Julie is our North Korean expert and has her own theory about Kim Jong Un. Plus we discuss suicide prevention in light of the sad deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain and tell you about an amazing Satellite Sister of the Week we learned about from Debi Abood in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group. Our sponsors for this podcast episode...

Duration:01:11:11

Trader Joe's Dilemma, Satellite Sisters Book Club, RBG Doc, The Americans finale

6/4/2018
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The end of The Americans on TV, the summer sleeper hit RBG, some Tuesday trends and our June book club interview: Where The Peacocks Sing by Alison Singh Gee - all of this on today's podcast plus Julie has a dilemma at Trader Joe's. What would you have done? Thanks to today's podcast sponsors. Please use our special links: Away Use the promo code sisters DagneDover Use the promo code sisters Storyworth Nectar Who needs another Star Wars movie when RGB, a documentary about Ruth Bader...

Duration:01:12:39