2021 - 2022 - Season Two
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May 11, 2022
Description: Owner of the J Blade Ranch, Crystal Blade, joins the How Now? Podcast again to take us on a virtual tour of the ranch, talk about her vision for the space, and the importance of community and volunteerism.
Want to connect with Crystal and learn more about the J Blade Ranch? Go to her website at www.jbladeranch.com or follow her on Instagram at www.instagram.com/jbladeranch and Facebook at www.facebook.com/jarradbladeranch.
May 4, 2022
Title: My Why: Finding Your Purpose
Description: Owner of the J Blade Ranch, Crystal Blade, joins the How Now? Podcast to talk about owning a ranch in Atlanta, GA, honoring the legacy of her brother Jarrad, and discovering her life’s purpose in the process.
Want to connect with Crystal and learn more about the J Blade Ranch? Go to her website at www.jbladeranch.com or follow her on Instagram at www.instagram.com/jbladeranch and Facebook at www.facebook.com/jbladeranch.
April 27, 2022
Title: Write 2 Read
Description: CEO & Founder of the Sojourner Truth Observational Hometel, Inc., Lillian Bittaye, joins How Now? to talk about the impact of literacy, penmanship, and writing in our schools and our communities. She shares her 30+ years as an educator and entrepreneur, serving children and families in communities in need of support and enrichment.
Want to connect with Lillian and learn more about her program, Write 2 Read From A to Z? Go to www.takeoverlearning.com and register to participate in the weekly book readings by authors from around the world.***THIS WEEK’S GUEST AUTHOR IS ATLANTA’S OWN, BERNICE KING! ***
You can also connect with Lillian at www.stoshinc.org , email her at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call her at (770)572-8995.
April 6, 2022
Description: Writer, Producer, and Creator Ron Voller joins How Now? to talk about his latest book, Hubble, Humason and the Big Bang: The Race to Uncover the Expanding Universe, his journey of writing, and how you can expand your personal universe.
Want to connect with Ron? Go to www.ronvoller.com to learn more about Ron, grab your copy of his latest book, and to learn more about his charitable work with Paperfig and women’s empowerment in Uganda.
March 30, 2022
Title: Redefinding You
Description: Host of the How Now? Podcast and Founder of Redefinding You, Kim Martin-Raymond, talks about her business, Redefinding You, why she started the business, and tools that you can use to RedeFIND You!
Want to connect with Kim? Go to www.redefindingyou.com and learn more about the programs and services she offers. You can also reach her via email at email@example.com.
March 23, 2022
Description: Master Life Coach Trainer Dr. Andrieka J. Austin, joins How Now? to talk about becoming the BOSS of yourself, the power of investing in a life coach, and what considerations should be made when selecting one.
Want to connect with Dr. AJ? Go to www.futureblacklifecoaches.com and sign up for your complementary coaching session, or learn more about becoming a life coach.
March 16, 2022
Title: Living Life Limitlessly
Description: Fitness Expert and Mind-Body Specialist Althea Lawton-Thompson, joins How Now? to talk about the importance of self-care and developing a balanced lifestyle that is limitless.
Want to connect with Althea to expand your mind, body and spirit? Check out her website at www.althealawtonthompson.com/. If you are interested in going on one of her retreats, go to www.althearetreats.com. If you are interested in taking one of her certification courses, go to www.llluniversity.com.
March 9, 2022
Title: A Daily Dose of Happiness
Description: Author and “Happiness Engineer”, Pas Simpson, joins How Now? to talk about his new book, Daily Dose of Happiness, how to move from happiness to joy, and how to create your personal manifesto.
Want to connect with Pas? Check out his website at https://myhappinessengineer.com/ for personal development, and www.joyfulfunds.com if you are interested in building your business.
March 2, 2022
Description: Educational Consultant and Founder of “My Tutor Helps Me Educational Services, LLC”, Demitra Bryant joins How Now? to talk about the importance of providing enrichment and support to our children through tutoring and additional educational services, to bridge the gaps created by the pandemic.
Want to connect with Demitra? Follow her on Facebook at www.facebook.com/mytutorhelpsme , on Instagram at www.instagram.com/dametrabryant , or you can learn more about her company at www.mytutorhelpsme.com . Be sure to download your copy of her e-book “A Parent’s Guide to Helping Children with Learning Disabilities” and other freebies.
February 23, 2022
Description: Travease Bowie, aka Vee, The LunarKissedYogi, joins How Now? to talk about Hatha and Vinyasa Yoga, and the ways in which yoga can be adapted for those wanting to participate and practice it in their wellness journey.
Want to connect with Vee? Visit her website at www.peaceloveandsage.com, and sign up for a free karma reading, or follow her on Instagram at www.instagram.com/thelunarkissedyogi
February 16, 2022
Description: Certified Optavia Coach, Anne Say, joins How Now? to talk about her wellness journey, the Optavia program, and being Kim’s personal coach and mentor.
Want to connect with Anne and learn more about the Optavia program? You can email her at Annebosticksay@gmail.com or connect with her on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/annebsay or Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/annebsay/
February 9, 2022
Title: Broken to Beautiful
Description: Educator, missionary and narcissistic abuse survivor, Rena Groot, joins How Now? to discuss her new program “Broken to Beautiful – Transformed by God’s Power” and share the importance of perseverance and self-love to create a healthy body, spirit, and soul.
Want to connect with Rena and learn more about her Broken to Beautiful program? Go to her website at www.renagroot.com. The Broken to Beautiful webinars will take place on February 10th and 17th, so sign up NOW!
February 2, 2022
Title: What Are You Waiting For?
Description: Best-Selling Author, Coach, and Lifestyle & Procrastination Expert, Chris Cooper, joins How Now? to talk about procrastination, and how we can take steps to recognize and overcome it in this New Year
Want to connect with Chris or get your copies of his books? Go to his website at www.chriscooperlive.com, or connect with him on Facebook and IG at ChrisCooperLive. Looking to take your business to the next level? Check out his business website at www.executeyourpassion.com. For your dose of Chris on the regular, subscribe to his YouTube Channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/ExecuteYourPassion/featured
January 26, 2022
Description: Integrative Style Strategist, Stacey Paulín, joins How Now? to talk about creating your personal style, steps to achieve it, and how to OWN it.
Want to connect with Stacey? Go to her website at www.urbanityalamode.com, or connect with her on all social media platforms at urbanityalamode to schedule your style profile!
January 19, 2022
Title: CBD Demystified
Description: Wholesale CBD Distributor, Jurina Pender joins How Now? to clear the air about CBD, the misconceptions made, and the benefits CBD can provide.
Want to connect with Jurina? Go to her website at www.jurinapender.com. There, you can sign up to have a CBD profile created and/or request free samples!
January 12, 2022
Description: Best-Selling Author and Founder of Ask Dr. Pat – Health Team Network, Dr. Pat Boulogne, joins How Now? to discuss her latest book, "Why Are You Sick, Fat and Tired”, and how understanding the what, where, why, and how of our health problems can lead to a longer, better, and healthier life.
Want to connect with Dr. Pat? Go to her website at www.healthteamnetwork.com . If you want to register for her “Be Stronger than Medicine” event, send her an email through the website and type in “Why-Eventbrite” and she will send you the information regarding the event.
January 5, 2022
Title: What is Your Crucible?
Description: Retired Marine Corp veteran, former firefighter, author, and business owner, Zachary Green, joins How Now? to talk about identifying our “crucible”, and how we can use that difficulty in our life to overcome challenges and embrace our inner warrior.
Want to connect with Zachary or grab a copy of his book? Go to his website at www.warriorentrepreneurbook.com
If you purchase Zachary’s book, “Warrior Entrepreneur” on Amazon and type in “Podcast2021”, you will get 50% off on your purchase!
December 29, 2021
Title: Creating a Wellness Mindset
Description: Retired Army & Iraq War Veteran, RN & Holistic Wellness Nurse Coach Jean Turner, joins How Now? to talk about the importance of taking care of ourselves holistically (mind, body, and spirit), and creating a wellness mindset prior to having a "Suddenly Healthcare Crisis"
Want to connect with Nurse Coach Jean? Please go to her website at www.spiritofawarrior.life
December 22, 2021
Description: Author and Educator Martina Domino, joins How Now? to talk about how the coronavirus has changed normal activities for children around the world, and what they can do to protect themselves and others as the pandemic continues.
Want to connect with Martina and purchase your copy of her book? You can go to her website at www.martinadomino.com or find her on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/authormartinadomino/ , Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/mrsmdomino or Twitter at www.twitter.com/authordomino/
December 15, 2021
Description: Relationship Coach and President if the Women of Excellence Outreach Services Dr. Patricia Shaw, joins How Now? to talk about the importance of educating women and young girls to eradicate self-doubt and evolve through self-actualization.
Want to connect with Patricia? You can go to her website at www.patriciaempowers.com or find her on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/soultiescoach/ or LinkedIn at Dr. Patricia Shaw
December 8, 2021
Guest: Sabrina Reynolds
Title: Your Great Resignation
Description: Chief Entrepreneurial Officer, Coach, Consultant, and Serial Entrepreneur, Sabrina Reynolds joins How Now? to talk about how she assists individuals in making the decision to resign from their current position, launch a new business, overcome limiting beliefs, and identify where they may have gone wrong personally and professionally.
Want to connect with Sabrina? Go to her website at www.SabrinaReynolds.com or email her at Sabrina@SabrinaReynolds.com.
2021 - Season One
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January 6, 2021
Guest: Tina Torres
Title: Attitude of Gratitude
Description: Gratitude Specialist and Client Retention Expert, Tina Torres joins How Now? to talk about the many ways we can express and experience gratitude both professionally and personally in every season of our lives.
Connect with Tina at www.thegratitudespecialist.com
Grab your copy of Tina's latest Best-Selling Book, Beyond Gratitude, now available on Amazon!
January 13, 2021
Guest: Danielle Cunningham
Title: Live Well, Live Now, Inspire
Description: "Certified Group Exercise Instructor, Personal Trainer and Wellness Coach, Danielle Cunningham joins How Now? to share some tips on how to stay fit during restrictions created by the pandemic and how to set attainable fitness goals that can be used now and throughout the New Year."
Want to connect with Danielle? Go to www.livingwellwithDanielle.net
January 20, 2021
Guest: Janet Young
Description: Our body is our temple. Wholistic Nutrition Specialist and Natural Health Educator, Dr. Janet Young, joins How Now? to discuss how creating proper building blocks for nutrition can help to build stronger, healthier, and more “fuel-efficient temples”.
Want to learn more from Dr. Janet? You can email her at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit her website at www.thenaturalpathway.com
Check out Dr. Janet's feature in the 2021 Atlanta Business Showcase digital version of People You Need to Know business guide at www.sparkplugpr.com (Page 96-97)
January 27, 2021
Guest: Joan Walters
Description: Self-Care advocate and CEO of The Good Success Planner, Joan Walters joins How Now? to talk about the importance of planning, journaling, and preparing for what lies ahead, God’s way.
Interested in learning more about Joan and The Good Success Planner? Go to www.thegoodsuccessplanner.com and order your planner TODAY!
February 3, 2021
Guest: Caroline Dunlop
Description: Chief Recidivism Crusher, Caroline Dunlop joins How Now? to talk about recidivism, what it means, and how having a new mindset and being present has given her new freedoms to share with those seeking to do the same.
Want to learn more about Caroline and find out how to be a sponsor for her Tubs of Love? Go to www.tubsoflove.com
February 10, 2021
Guest: Starr and Anton Claiborne
Title: Love Never Fails
Description: Hosts of the Marriage Fantasy Podcast and Certified Global Relationship Strategists, Starr and Anton Claiborne, join How Now? to talk about building and strengthening relationships and marriage in this season of pandemic.
To learn more about Starr and Anton's coaching services or to check out their podcast Love Marriage Fantasy, go to www.claibornecoaching.com
February 17, 2021
Guest: Carl & Fran McColman
Description: Soul Friend, storyteller, and author Carl McColman, and his wife, retired educator and artist, Fran McColman join How Now? to talk about life with their daughter Rhiannon who was chronically ill, and how they created joy in that space. They will share ways in which others can find peace for themselves and their family member who may be chronically ill as well.
Want to learn more about Carl and Fran? Visit Carl's website, www.anamchara.com where you can learn more about their ministry, Carl's podcast and publications, and Fran's lovely artwork.
February 24, 2021
Guest: Carl & Fran McColman
Title: Prayer: An Invitation Into The Miracle Of The Present Moment
Description: Fran and Carl McColman join How Now? once again to talk about prayer. Last week they spoke about living with a family member who is chronically ill, and the loss of their daughter, Rhiannon. This week, they share the amazing power of prayer and what it brings in the present moment to those willing to embrace it.
To learn more about Carl's publications and Fran's beautiful art, go to www.anamchara.com
March 3, 2021
Guests: Diane Wilush and Norma Stanley
Description: CEO of UCP of Georgia and South Carolina, Diane Wilush and Disability Community Advocate, Norma Stanley, join How Now? to discuss the current state of those in the disability community. We will discuss some of the setbacks and victories that have been experienced because of the pandemic
March 10, 2021
Guest: Tashana Thompson
Title: Beyond the Business
Description: Relationship Marketing Strategist, Tashana Thompson joins How Now? to talk about marketing your business, the importance of establishing client connections and how growing the business starts from within.
Want to connect with Tashana and learn more about her services? Go to www.beyondsolutions.biz
March 17, 2021
Guest: Andrea Hutchison
Description: Andrea Hutchison, CEO of A Little Help Never Hurt, joins How Now? to talk about her housecleaning business, hoarders, and creating spaces to heal.
If you want to reach out to Andrea about her services, you can email her at email@example.com
March 24, 2021
Guest: Teresa Wright-Johnson
Title: Parenting in the NOW
Description: CEO of Mom Biz Boss and Parent/Peer Specialist Teresa Wright-Johnson joins How Now? to talk about challenges, successes, and support for individuals parenting in the NOW.
Want to learn more about Teresa's products and services? Go to www.twjme.com or www.mombizboss.org
March 31, 2021
Guest: Sekhmet El
Title: Protecting Your Peace
Description: Empowerment Coach, Sekhmet El joins How Now? to talk about protecting your peace and learning that it starts from within.
If you are interested in learning more about Sekhmet El, and getting on the waitlist for her book, "Protect Your Peace", log on to www.protectyourpeace.com or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
April 7, 2021
Guest: Dr. Dorothy Smith
Description: Professional Counselor, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and Owner of Heal Thy Self Counseling Services, Dr. Dorothy Smith, DPC, LCSW joins, How Now? to talk about how anxiety, depression, and the positive effects of mindfulness.
Interested in connecting with Dr. Smith? Follow her on Instagram @drdopeblacktherapist or go to www.healthyselfcounselingservices.com
April 14, 2021
Guest: Equauler Brown
Title: Novice Investing
Internal Revenue Service Consultant and Novice Investor, Equauler Brown joins How Now? to talk about being a novice investor and ways to start the process toward establishing generational wealth.
Want to connect with Equauler? You can email her at Browneq07@yahoo.com.
April 21, 2021
Guest: Dr. Ameena Ali
Title: Human Rights in the NOW
Description: Founder and Consul General of the Federation of International Gender and Human Rights, Dr. Ameena Ali, will be joining How Now? to discuss the process of seeking provisions, protections and protocols for those who are indigent and underserved both here in the US, and abroad.
Want to connect with Dr. Ali? Email her at Askdrali@gmail.com, call (347)879-9801 or follow her on Instagram @DrAmeenaAli
April 28, 2021
Guest: Nicole Gray
Title: Innovation in Communication
Description: Nicole Gray, Upmarket Manager of Zoom's Customer Success Organization, joins the How Now? Podcast to talk about the innovative ways we connect through video and audio communication in the NOW.”
Want to connect with Nicole? Follow her on Instagram @shesaidsports or on Twitter at shesaidsports8
Guests: Luther Francois and Jerrod Raymond
Title: Mission Work in the NOW
Description: CEO, Luther Francois and VP, Jerrod Raymond of The TOME Foundation, join How Now?, to talk about doing mission work, volunteerism, and operating a newly- established non-profit organization during this time of pandemic.
Want to learn more about the TOME Foundation? Go to www.thetomefoundation.com
May 12, 2021
Guest: Donna Briggs
Title: Making Every Day a Great Day
Description: Motivational Speaker, Celebrity Host, and Owner of ANEWU Wellness Network, Donna Briggs, joins How Now? to talk about how making every day a great day is changing lives and changing mindsets.
Want to connect with Donna? Go to www.donnabriggs.com, www.makeeverydayagreatday.com, or follow her on Instagram @iamdonnabriggs.
May 19, 2021
Guest: Sandra Braxton
Title: Traveling in the NOW
Description: Sandra Braxton, travel agent and CEO of The Braxton agency, joins the How Now? Podcast to talk about planning, preparing and taking precautions as we resume traveling in the NOW.
Ready to book your travel with Sandra? Go to www.thebraxtonagency.com or call (404)492-9642
May 26, 2021
Guest: Keith R. Miles
Title: Estate Planning in the NOW
Description: Attorney, Estate Planner and host of ICABA Live, Keith R. Miles joins the How Now? Podcast to talk about estate planning and the importance of preparing for your future and the future of the ones you love.
Want to connect with Keith? Go to www.TheGeorgiaElderLawyer.com.
June 2, 2021
Guest: Julie Lam
Title: Mask Together America
Description: Writer and public health supporter, Julie Lam joins the How Now? Podcast to talk about mask awareness and the importance of continuing to mask up as a preventive measure against COVID-19 and its ongoing, long-term effects.
Want to connect with Julie? Email her at email@example.com or DM @masktogetheramerica on Instagram or Facebook.
June 9, 2021
Guest: Tina Greer
Description: Business Growth Strategist, Author, and CEO of Greer Business Solutions, Tina L. Greer joins the How Now? Podcast to talk about ways in which to incorporate more diversity, equity, and inclusion in your personal and professional spaces.
Want to connect with Tina? Go to www.greerbusinesssolutions.com or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org Interested in her product line? Go to www.tlcpamper.com
June 16, 2021
Guest: Sha' Cannon
Title: Expatriation in the NOW
Description: Fractional COO, Sha' Cannon joins the How Now? Podcast to talk about expatriation, its benefits, and its challenges both personally and professionally.
Want to connect with Sha’ Cannon? She can be reached on all media platforms @shacannoncoo or at www.shacannon.com
June 23, 2021
Guests: Larneka Lavalais, Renaldo Thompson, Ric Ludel, and Rick Horn
Title: Strides in PRIDE
Description: My guests from the LGBTQ community, join How Now? to talk about love, life, and the political and social affects they have experienced as awareness, inclusion, and acceptance continue to rise.
June 30, 2021
Guest: Mama Yeye
Description: Mama Yeye, Directress of Egbe Sekere of Atlanta, joins How Now? to talk about the importance of sisterhood, creating legacy, and the power and are of creating the sekere (pronounced shay-ka-ray)
Want to connect with Mama Yeye or schedule a sekere session with your Sister Circle? You can call her at (404)759-0846 or email her at email@example.com
July 7, 2021
Guest: Erica Johnson
Description: Chairman and CEO of The Wisdom Realms, Erica Johnson (aka The Phantom Queen) joins How Now? to talk about introducing and incorporating your child(ren) into your spiritual life, while establishing their own.
Want to connect with Erica? Visit her website at www.thewisdomrealms.com
July 14, 2021
Guest: Kim Martin-Raymond
Description: Host of the How Now? Podcast and Founder of Redefinding You, Kim Martin-Raymond, checks in with her listeners to talk about how she is living in the now.
July 21, 2021
Guest: Reponzell Morris
Title: The Real on Real Estate
Description: RE/MAX Agent and Associate Broker, Reponzell Morris joins How Now? to talk about the current housing market, what is trending, and the best times to buy and sell properties.
Want to connect with Reponzell? Check out her website at www.reponzellsellsatlanta.com , email her at firstname.lastname@example.org, or give her a call at (678)758-9193
July 28, 2021
Guest: Julian Smith
Description: Musician, Educator, and Founder of the JKSSr Foundation, Julian Smith joins How Now? to talk about empowering and educating our black and brown boys and raising them to be educated and informed men.
Want to connect with Julian and learn more about his foundation? Go to www.jkssr.org, call (404) 579-0279, or email him at email@example.com.
August 4, 2021
Writer and public health supporter, Julie Lam returns to the How Now? Podcast to talk about her continued efforts to promote mask awareness as a new strand of COVID emerges, and the voices of other individuals and organizations who have partnered with her in this effort.
Our Featured Guests can be reached via Instagram:
Julie Lam – @Julie_masktogetheramerica
Rachel Laiserin – @rlaiserin
Mary Conde – @mary.conde.758
Rebecca Ancira Robertson – @beckyancirar
Dr. Marjorie Roberts – @docmarj
Dr. Robi Tamargo – @drrobit
Lindsay Schwarz – @lindsmimi
Dr. Helen Pesola – @helenrpesola
Katie Marsh – @wildflowers_mind & www.endcoronavirus.org
Scott Cooper – @givemasksachance
Want to be a part of Mask Together America? Join Mask with Us on Facebook or Follow @MaskTogetherAmerica on Instagram and Facebook.
Go to www.masktogetheramerica.com,
Or email firstname.lastname@example.org
August 11, 2021
Guests: Zema Love Fire and Sage_TheGodsis
Title: The Magic Below
Description: Director of Indigo School of Light, Zema Love Fire, and Enlighten Tantric Priestess, Sage_TheGodsis, join How Now? To talk about a Tantra Couples Retreat they developed and hosted, called “The Magic Below”. They will give us a sneak peek into the retreat, and discuss the importance of connecting with our partners both spiritually and energetically.
Want to connect with Sage_TheGodsis? You can find her on Instagram @sage_thegodsis
Want to connect with Zema Love Fire? Go to www.theindigoschooloflight.com, call (470) 242-1659, or email her at email@example.com