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What's Up with Wendy

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The What's Up with Wendy Podcast will indulge listeners with an in-depth conversation between Wendy Lowy Sloane and her special guests. Wendy's ability to connect with her guests has led to many repeat appearances from popular celebrities including Eric Stonestreet, Monica Potter, Nate Berkus, Lori Laughlin, Paul Reiser, and James Van Praagh.

The What's Up with Wendy Podcast will indulge listeners with an in-depth conversation between Wendy Lowy Sloane and her special guests. Wendy's ability to connect with her guests has led to many repeat appearances from popular celebrities including Eric Stonestreet, Monica Potter, Nate Berkus, Lori Laughlin, Paul Reiser, and James Van Praagh.

Location:

United States

Description:

The What's Up with Wendy Podcast will indulge listeners with an in-depth conversation between Wendy Lowy Sloane and her special guests. Wendy's ability to connect with her guests has led to many repeat appearances from popular celebrities including Eric Stonestreet, Monica Potter, Nate Berkus, Lori Laughlin, Paul Reiser, and James Van Praagh.

Language:

English


Episodes

Dr. Katie Takayasu, Integrative Medicine

3/2/2021
Katherine Wehri Takayasu, M.D., M.B.A. practices Integrative Medicine combining traditional Western medicine with evidence-based complementary modalities at Stamford Hospital in Connecticut. She helps patients heal naturally with acupuncture, mind-body medicine, botanical medicine, nutrition, and lifestyle optimization. She is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at Columbia University/New York Presbyterian and teaches the next generation of doctors about healing the whole patient...

Duration:00:26:33

Dolvett Quince, Celebrity Fitness Trainer / Jim Ryun, Three time Olympian, former World Record holder in the mile

2/23/2021
This podcast features Dolvett Quince, a Celebrity Fitness Trainer from The Biggest Loser and Jim Ryun, a three time Olympian, former World Record holder in the mile. Most recognized for his seven seasons as a trainer on the longtime hit TV show “The Biggest Loser”, celebrity fitness trainer Dolvett Quince is one of the nearly 40 million people impacted by the disabling effects of migraine. In this interview I talked with him about his personal experience and struggle with migraine. He...

Duration:00:21:09

Jen Widerstrom, Wellness industry leader / Jamie Hess, creator of @NYCfitfam

2/16/2021
This podcast features two interviews with fitness experts. First up is my interview with Jen Widerstrom and that's followed by my interview with Jamie Hess. Jen Widerstrom is a television star, entrepreneur and wellness industry leader as the Fitness Director of SHAPE Magazine and former, undefeated coach on NBC’s The Biggest Loser. She is an esteemed go to expert in the entertainment industry featured regular on shows Dr. Oz, LIVE with Kelly and Ryan and The Doctors, is the best-selling...

Duration:00:19:28

Mary Wilson, founding member of The Supremes ... from my "Best of Series"

2/11/2021
In remembrance of Mary Wilson, I’m sharing my 2017 sit down with her. It was such a privilege to be able to talk to her about her fame and her life. She was as gracious and generous as could be. We talked about her amazing career as part of the Supremes, getting that first hit record, the early days, her childhood, her diaries, her English teacher who inspired her and we even talked about clothes she wore. We giggled, we laughed and I'm reminded again, how very lucky I was to have that time...

Duration:00:21:16

Christina Tosi, Award-Winning Chef and founder of Milk Bar

2/9/2021
Christina Tosi is the rule-breaking, award-winning chef and founder of Milk Bar, whose inventive and nostalgic treats have fueled a national dessert empire with locations across the USA, a robust e-commerce platform, and products in grocery stores nationwide. Guided by classic American desserts with a witty and creative twist, Tosi is the creator of iconic treats like Cereal Milk, the Compost Cookie, and an elevated revision of childhood Birthday Cake. She is the author of three bestselling...

Duration:00:15:37

Monty Moran, former co-CEO at Chipotle Mexican Grill

2/2/2021
Monty Moran is the former co-CEO at Chipotle Mexican Grill. Prior to joining Chipotle, he was head of litigation and then managing partner and CEO at the Denver-based law firm of Messner and Reeves, LLC, which he led for ten years. In this interview we talk about Monty’s personal story and his journey to Chipotle and how Chipotle revolutionized the fast-food industry. We talk about his new book Love is Free. Guac is Extra.: How Vulnerability, Empowerment, and Curiosity Built an Unstoppable...

Duration:00:43:43

Larry King, TV Personality & Talk Show Host...from my "Best of Series"

1/29/2021
Don't miss this very special edition of the What’s Up With Wendy Podcast—my interview with the legendary Larry King. As a tv journalist, I always admired Larry and his skill as an interviewer—how he genuinely listened more than he talked. Because he knew how to make people feel comfortable, he was able to pull so much from anyone who was lucky enough to sit across from him. He was the best interviewer ever and one of the nicest guys in the business. In our 2016 interview, we talk about how...

Duration:00:15:59

Alisa Bowens-Mercado, Founder, CEO, and Brew-master of Rhythm Brewing Co.

1/26/2021
Alisa Bowens-Mercado is the Founder, CEO, and Brew-master of Rhythm Brewing Co. Affectionately known as "Lady Lager", she made history by becoming the first African-American, woman-owned beer brand in the state of Connecticut (4th in the Country). Alisa, a professional salsa dancer and instructor, glided on to the beer scene in 2018. Her passion for music, dance, and beer have played a significant role in her life. Both of Alisa’s grandmothers were lager drinkers, and by paying homage to...

Duration:00:19:42

Jenny Paul, Producer/Actress - Adulting with Jane

1/19/2021
Jenny Paul is a producer/actress whose series “Adulting With Jane” offers a unique way to offer a teachable moment using comedy to make uncomfortable topics more comfortable. This DIY Comedy series is best described as sitcom meets how-to video with a different expert/influencer appearing in each episode to teach Jane how to “adult.” The cast is led by Paul as Jane, a 20/30 something with average millennial problems, and a star studded cast of expert/influencers in each season to teach Jane...

Duration:00:22:50

Kara Goldin, Entrepreneur & CEO Hint Water

1/12/2021
Kara Goldin is the founder and CEO of Hint, Inc., best known for its award-winning Hint® water, the leading unsweetened flavored water. Hint is valued at $150 million and has a presence in Whole Foods, Target, and other national chains. She has been named one of InStyle’s Badass 50, Fast Company’s Most Creative People in Business, Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs, Fortune's Most Innovative Women in Food & Drink and EY Entrepreneur of the Year for Northern California. The...

Duration:00:47:42

Tanna Frederick, Actress

1/5/2021
Tanna Frederick is the star of the award-winning film TWO WAYS HOME. She plays Kathy, a women newly diagnosed with bipolar disorder who is released from prison on good behavior and returns to her country home in Iowa to reconnect with her estranged 12-year-old daughter and her cantankerous elderly grandfather. In this podcast Tanna reveals that she has a lot of personal connections to her character. She has dealt with clinical depression, and her parents also have been involved in the world...

Duration:00:24:28

Heather Thomson, The Real Housewives of NYC / Dr. Ian Smith, from the Emmy Winning TV show "The Doctors"

12/22/2020
Special Double Interview Podcast...Heather Thomson from Real Housewives of New York City is joining me to share tips on getting creative for the holidays and to tease us about a possible RETURN to Real Housewives. Heather has over 25 years of fashion experience under her belt, including serving as Design Director for the Sean “Diddy” Combs line, Sean John, and Co-Creative Director alongside Beyoncé Knowles and Jennifer Lopez to launch and develop their respective labels. In 2008, Heather...

Duration:00:25:35

Madison Prewett, Season 24 of “The Bachelor” plus Chip & Pauli Wade, HGTV Personalities

12/15/2020
Madison Prewett was a finalist on Season 24 of ABC’s The Bachelor. She joins me to talk about her experience on the Bachelor and to discuss her work with World Vision. World Vision is a Christian Humanitarian organization--their World Vision Gift Catalog features over 100 lifesaving gifts that will empower viewers to “Give a gift and change a life." Chip & Pauli Wade, Emmy-Award Winning Hosts of HGTV’s Elbow room, Curb Appeal: The Block and other HGTV Shows are joining me again with Home...

Duration:00:20:30

Leslie Bonci, Sports Nutritionist and from the "Best of Series" Harley Pasternak

12/8/2020
Leslie Bonci is the sports nutrition consultant for the 2020 Super Bowl Champion Kansas City Chiefs and many other pro sports teams as well as the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre. She is a registered dietitian, board certified specialist in sports dietetics and the owner of Active Eating Advice - be fit, fed, fearless - a nutrition consulting company and co-founder of Performance365 - a sports nutrition consulting company. In this interview we talk about the 'new normal" for the kids in sports,...

Duration:00:27:14

Dr. Jeannie Downie, Renowned Dermatologist

12/1/2020
Dr. Jeanine Downie, a dermatologic surgeon, fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and lecturer for The Skin Cancer Foundation frequently conducts skin cancer removal surgeries and is passionate about driving awareness to help people care for their wounds from the inside out by prioritizing an often-overlooked step – nutrition. In this interview Dr. Downie shares tips on how to be skin savvy when caring for surgical incisions and how to support wound healing with prioritizing...

Duration:00:19:54

Tina Swithin, One Mom's Battle

11/24/2020
One Mom’s Battle (OMB) began with one mother, Tina Swithin, navigating a high-conflict divorce in the California Family Court System while in pro per. When Tina named her blog, “One Mom’s Battle,” she truly felt alone and isolated in her journey. After going public with her story in 2011, Tina quickly realized that she was not alone, and that narcissistic abuse affects both men and women. Tina continues to champion children’s rights versus mother’s rights or father’s rights. Tina has now...

Duration:00:32:26

Chef David Rose, Executive Chef for Omaha Steaks / Amy Goodman, Lifestyle Expert & TV Correspondent

11/17/2020
Special podcast with two interviews ... I open the podcast with Chef David Rose and we wrap with Lifestyle Expert Amy Goodman. The holidays are going to look a whole lot different this year: Fewer get-togethers and more at-home celebrations are just part of the many trends we’ll see. Food Network star, Le Cordon Bleu trained chef and TV personality David Rose shares tips for keeping it stress-free and SPECIAL this holiday season. Recently, he was named as Executive Chef for Omaha Steaks,...

Duration:00:19:42

Ken Jennings, Jeopardy! Legend

11/10/2020
Just prior to the passing of Alex Trebek I had the opportunity to interview Ken Jennings, who holds the record for the most wins on Jeopardy! Of course, we spoke about his friend Alex Trebek, who would lose his brave fight against pancreatic cancer just a few days later. Ken is known for his epic winning gameshow streak with Jeopardy! as he holds the record for the longest winning streak on the game show (74 wins!) back in 2004. We spoke with him about his record run on the show, what it...

Duration:00:19:46

Allie Hiller, Health Coach

11/3/2020
Allie Hiller went from preschool teacher to certified health coach and creator of HealthyAlibi. She began her journey to health and wellness five years ago after receiving the news she had celiac disease. Our conversation is about health, wellness, motherhood and the journey to healing celiac disease.

Duration:00:22:57

Heidi Powell, Fitness and Transformation Expert

10/27/2020
Heidi Powell is a fitness and transformation expert, a mother of four, an entrepreneur, a New York Times best-selling author, and an incredibly strong woman with an empowering message. She was the co-host of ABC’s Extreme Weight Loss. Recently, Heidi co-founded the skincare line Athia with Brooke Ence. Athia’s mission is to inspire, empower, and create a community of strong women. Each Athia purchase directly helps provide scholarships for young girls around the world through their...

Duration:00:31:53