Motherhood in Hollywood
Ep. 83 The Women's March & Why Feminism Matters in Hollywood
My guest this week is actress, mom of two boys and self-proclaimed feminist Laura Nickerson. She was at the Women's March in Washington and I invited her on the show to talk about why she marched and what she experienced. Nearly half a million people marched in D.C, and millions more marched around the world for women's issues they feel are being threatened under President Trump's administration. Don't forget to subscribe to Motherhood in Hollywood on iTunes. Follow me on Twitter...
Ep. 82 Entitlemania: How Not to Spoil Your Kids, and What to Do If You Have
Do you think your kids are entitled? Chances are they might be and you don't even know it. In his new book, Entitlemania: How Not to Spoil Your Kids, and What to Do If You Have, Richard Watts gives parents practical advice on how to raise kids without entitlement. Watts has 30 years of experience as a personal advistor and legal counsel to America's most wealthy families and has seen first hand what wealth and entitlement can do to children. He's not afraid to tell parents to let their...
BONUS! Interviews with the cast of Amazon Studio's Just Add Magic
Just Add Magic stars Kelly (Olivia Sanabia) and her two best friends Darbie (Abby Donnelly) and Hannah (Aubrey Miller) as they stumble upon a mysterious cookbook. They quickly discover that the recipe’s inside are far from ordinary. They are magical! The girls realize they need to use them to release Kelly’s grandmother from a powerful curse. What struck me most when I met the girls is how much they have grown up! This is my one-on-one interview with the cast as they talk about their love...
Ep. 81 Dissecting Hollywood and Politics: Friends or Foes?
Get your outrage ready, in this episode we're dissecting Hollywood and Politics. If you watched the Golden Globes last week then you saw the powerful speech Meryl Streep gave about Donald Trump. Hollywood was vibrating in the days after her speech with a lot of celebrities coming forward to champion her and weigh-in. Don't forget to subscribe to Motherhood in Hollywood on iTunes. Follow me on Twitter @MIHpodcast Instagram at www.instagram.com/MotherhoodinHollywood Facebook at...
Ep. 79 Finding Yourself Again After Becoming A Mother
I'm sure a lot of moms will agree that motherhood changes you. It changes your hormones, your outlook on life, and in some cases your career. For me, becoming Channing's mother changed me in ways I'm still discovering. And when I get the chance to talk to a new mom it's exciting for me to hear how their journey is unfolding. My guest this week is my friend Olivia Pearson who gave birth to her first child last August. Olivia started acting when she was a child. She loved it and was good at...
Ep. 76 The Future and Legacy of The Jim Henson Company
If you or your kids have ever watched Sid the Science Kid, Doozers, Dinosaur Train, or one of the many shows created by The Jim Henson Company then you'll love this insighful episode! I sat down with the Executive Vice President of Children's Entertainment for an inside look at how those shows and many more are made. A nine-time Emmy-nominated children’s television producer, she currently serves as an executive producer on the award-winning series Sid the Science Kid and Dinosaur Train,...
Ep. 75 An Adoption Story With A Hollywood Ending
Casting director Renita Gale talks about how she always put career first, until a sudden loss put things into perspective. She immediately went into family mode and navigated her way through the adoption system. She did all of this while casting some of the biggest commercials, and TV shows on the air. Renita is also a seasoned actress and voice over artist with wonderful insights for actors, and showbiz types who are interested in bolstering their career. Don't forget to subscribe to...
Ep. 74 YouTube star GloZell
YouTube star and social media icon GloZell is on the show! She's talking about what inspired her to start sharing her life on YouTube, what changed when millions of people started following her, and why she's sharing her struggles with infertility. She's very publicly talked about going through IVF, getting a surrogate, and now what life is like with her baby girl Ozell. She also has something to say to the haters so ya'll better listen up! Don't forget to subscribe to MIH on iTunes Follow...