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PRETTYSMART danielle robay prettysmart pretty smart
PRETTYSMART danielle robay prettysmart pretty smart

PRETTYSMART is a love letter to women with something to say: those with bold thoughts and inquisitive minds. In thought-provoking conversations with... more

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What If Everything You're Too Scared To Try Actually Works Out? With Lizzy Mathis

Actress, model, founder and editor in chief of The Cool Mom Co, Lizzy Mathis joins PRETTYSMART. She shares candidly about: ... more

22 Feb 2024 · 46 minutes
Beyond the Dream Job: How To Navigate Career Transitions & Find True Fulfillment with Career Contessa Lauren McGoodwin

Career transitions are an emotional rollercoaster, especially with today's uncertain job market. Lauren McGoodwin, Founder of Career Contessa, joins us... more

15 Feb 2024 · 52 minutes
Toxic Positivity: What’s Real vs. What’s Forced? with Kate Bowler

Kate Bowler, Ph.D. is a 4x New York Times bestselling author, award-winning podcast host, and professor at Duke’s Divinity School.... more

08 Feb 2024 · 58 minutes
Why We Have to Stay Hopeful with Activist Marley Dias

Activist, writer, author and founder of #1000BlackGirlBooks, Marley Dias, is here! She shares: What she credits the success of... more

25 Jan 2024 · 53 minutes
Live Connected To Strengthen Your Relationships with Steve Carlston

Other than your parents, who has most impacted your life? For me, Steve Carlston is that person. He didn’t just... more

18 Jan 2024 · 49 minutes
Are You Financially Compatible? Questions to Ask + How to Talk to Your Partner About Finances with Farnoosh Torabi (Financial Expert)

What are red flags that you aren’t financially compatible with your partner? What is the most productive + thoughtful way... more

11 Jan 2024 · 1 hour, 9 minutes
Egg Freezing: Everything You Need To Know with Colleen + Cassidy Coughlin (OVA Egg Freezing Specialty Center)

Whether you are in a relationship, married, or single, more and more women are finding agency with their fertility by... more

04 Jan 2024 · 53 minutes
Setting 2024 Intentions So The Universe is Your Sugar Daddy: with Dellara Gorjian

When you trust in the universe, the universe rewards you. Dellara Gorjian is a prime example of the beauty that... more

28 Dec 2023 · 57 minutes
The Cost of Perfectionism with Coveteur Founding Member Stacie Brockman

Burnout is on the rise worldwide—and reports say that there are two groups that are the most burnt out: Gen... more

21 Dec 2023 · 41 minutes
When Ambition Leads to Burnout with Rainesford Stauffer

Rainesford Stauffer is an accomplished author and journalist, contributing to renowned publications such as the New York Times, The Cut... more

14 Dec 2023 · 53 minutes
Cultivating Gratitude + Grace: A Meditation with Kimberlee Soo

The word gratitude is derived from the Latin word gratia, which means grace, graciousness, or gratefulness (depending on the context).  I... more

16 Nov 2023 · 23 minutes
Leadership, Red Flags, and Toxicity in the Workplace with Susanna Kislenko

Ever wonder why your work environment is toxic? Or why your boss is such a terrible leader? Do you... more

09 Nov 2023 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
Living an Effortless Life with Lifestyle Designer Jenni Kayne

Jenni Kayne is the founder + designer of her namesake brand Jenni Kayne: a California lifestyle brand that inspires women... more

02 Nov 2023 · 39 minutes
Defining Love for Yourself + Soul Contracts: with Cleo Wade

Cleo Wade is the New York Times bestselling author of “Heart Talk.” Cleo knows we are living in a tender... more

26 Oct 2023 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
What Does it Mean to be Tapped In to Culture? With Va$htie

Va$htie Kola is known as “downtown’s sweetheart.” What does that nickname mean? It depends on who you ask. She’s a... more

19 Oct 2023 · 41 minutes
Stop Leaning Into Titles And Embrace Delulu Dreams: with Taryn Delanie (Miss New York)

Taryn Delanie is a content creator, comedian and beauty pageant winner! She holds titles! She was crowned Miss New York... more

12 Oct 2023 · 44 minutes
Nourish Your Life: with Molly Baz

If you’re someone who doesn’t cook or doesn’t know how, you might think that the kitchen is the most intimidating... more

05 Oct 2023 · 48 minutes
Do We Love or Hate The Internet? with Taylor Lorenz (Washington Post + Extremely Online)

In the past 20 years, the Internet has developed a culture of its own. And one woman who has been... more

28 Sep 2023 · 47 minutes
Unleashing The Light Within You: with Elaine Welteroth

Elaine Welteroth is many things, including inspiring. She’s a New York Times Bestselling Author, Award-winning Journalist, former editor-in-chief of “Teen... more

21 Sep 2023 · 1 hour, 16 minutes
Searching for Work-Life Balance: with Physical Therapist Winnielyn Bautista (Special Drop!)

In this episode of The Head Start: Embracing the Journey, Nora dives into the ever-blurring lines between work and life.... more

15 Sep 2023 · 33 minutes
Unpacking the "Slut" Narratives of Britney, Monica, Paris, Pamela & Others with Jessica Bennett (NYT)

Jessica Bennett has spent her award-winning journalism career focusing a gender lens on social issues and culture — from the... more

14 Sep 2023 · 56 minutes
Think Rich, Act Rich, and Become Rich with Your Rich BFF, Vivian Tu

Why is talking about money more taboo than talking about our sex lives? Vivian Tu wants to break that cycle!... more

31 Aug 2023 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
The Audacity to Stand Out + Stand-Up: with Amanda Seales

Comedian + actress Amanda Seales (Insecure) is coming out with a new comedy special–one she wrote, produced, starred in and... more

24 Aug 2023 · 1 hour, 6 minutes
Profit From Your Passion: with Nancy Twine (Founder of Briogeo)

Entrepreneur Nancy Twine was a VP at Goldman Sachs when she tragically lost her mom. That incredible loss prompted her... more

17 Aug 2023 · 50 minutes
Women’s Health Disparities + How to Advocate for Yourself: with Hitha Palepu

Hitha Palepu is a proclaimed multi-hyphenate; she’s a mother, entrepreneur, content creator, investor, author, and speaker. As the CEO of... more

10 Aug 2023 · 53 minutes
Memes, Mother and Dissecting Pop Culture with Evan Ross Katz

Writer, Editor, Podcast Host, and most importantly, Sarah Michelle Gellar Historian, Evan Ross Katz has an unfiltered conversation about pop... more

03 Aug 2023 · 47 minutes
How AI Will Ignite a New Era with Sinead Bovell

Sinead Bovell is a consultant turned model turned futurist who loves to talk tech. She founded Waye a community preparing... more

27 Jul 2023 · 54 minutes
Making a Scene with Constance Wu

Actress + author Constance Wu (“Crazy Rich Asians” and “Hustlers”) joins the podcast to have a raw and unfiltered conversation... more

21 Jul 2023 · 44 minutes
VIVA: The Erotic Magazine That Helped Shape Feminism: with Jennifer Romolini

Through the story of VIVA, an erotic magazine for women created by Bob Guccione (founder of the men’s magazine Penthouse),... more

20 Jul 2023 · 56 minutes
Good Shoes Take You Places: with Jimmy Choo’s Global Director of Entertainment Sara Riff

Sara Riff is a fashion veteran and Global Director of Entertainment Relations for Jimmy Choo. She is also host of... more

13 Jul 2023 · 45 minutes
Chasing Sleep: Improve the Quality of Your Life (Special Drop!)

Special Drop! Listen to Chasing Sleep here: https://link.chtbl.com/a_-vQyo6 Katie Lowes + Adam Shapiro explore the fascinating relationship with sleep and the... more

30 Jun 2023 · 44 minutes
The Most Important Relationship is With Yourself: with ALOK

Internationally acclaimed artist, poet, author, comedian, and speaker, Alok Vaid Menon joins PRETTYSMART! They share:  What it was like... more

29 Jun 2023 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
How Our Relationships with Our Fathers Impact Us: with Craig Melvin

We talk frequently about what it means to be a mother on this podcast. But what about what it means... more

22 Jun 2023 · 58 minutes
The Profound Impact of Teenage Girls Who Sparked America's Social Movements: with Mattie Kahn

Nine months before Rosa Parks kicked off the bus boycotts, Claudette Colvin was arrested for refusing to give up her... more

15 Jun 2023 · 54 minutes
Do Pop Stars Define Feminism? with Audra Heinrichs

POP STARS x FEMINISM: Today we will explore the stories of pop stars who have left an indelible mark on... more

08 Jun 2023 · 1 hour, 16 minutes
How to Have Great Sex! With Vanessa + Xander Marin

Sex therapist Vanessa Marin and her husband, Xander join PRETTYSMART to discuss their mission to help people have more (and... more

01 Jun 2023 · 1 hour, 16 minutes
How to Recognize Opportunities In Unexpected Places: with Aurora James (Wildflower)

Aurora James, founder of the luxury brand Brother Vellies + the 15 Percent Pledge joins PRETTYSMART to share stories, lessons... more

25 May 2023 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Kelly Rowland + Jessica McKay: Modern Motherhood + Why Girl Groups Are Necessary

Grammy Award–winning artist Kelly Rowland and educator Jessica McKay join the podcast to talk about motherhood and share their children’s... more

18 May 2023 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
Why Unpaid Labor Hurts More Than Just Mothers: with author Angela Garbes

Author Angela Garbes joins the pod today to dive deep into her book “Essential Labor: Mothering as Social Change” and... more

11 May 2023 · 53 minutes
15 Questions to Ask a Friend Going Through a Hard Time: with LaurelBox Founders Johanna + Denise

Worried about a friend? Or unsure of how to support someone going through a hard time?  In honor Mental Health Awareness month, Danielle... more

04 May 2023 · 57 minutes
PRETTYSMART danielle robay prettysmart pretty smart
15 Questions to Ask a Friend Going Through a Hard Time: with LaurelBox Founders Johanna + Denise
PRETTYSMART danielle robay prettysmart pretty smart

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Worried about a friend? Or unsure of how to support someone going through a hard time?  In honor Mental Health Awareness month, Danielle partnered with... more