June 11, 2009 Expert Call with Mariel Hemingway
“How to Live a Delicious and Satisfying Life”
As the granddaughter of the illustrious author Ernest Hemingway, Mariel Hemingway was destined to be in the public eye. But at just thirteen years old, Mariel became famous in her own right as she made her feature film debut in Lipstick. Four years later, she earned an Oscar nomination for her role in Woody Allen’s film Manhattan. Mariel is an actress, model, yoga instructor, mother of two teenage girls, and one of the leading voices for holistic and balanced living.
Mariel’s 2006 book, Healthy Living From the Inside Out was widely received for its balanced and simple approach to food and lifestyle. Her new book, Mariel’s Kitchen (HarperOne, May 2009) is filled with exciting, beautiful photographs and easy-to-follow instructions, Mariel’s Kitchen includes seventy-five sensational recipes that can be mastered by anyone, regardless of cooking experience. Arranged according to the seasons, these recipes show how simple it can be to put locally grown, seasonal produce on your table in place of packaged and processed foods. From sublime summer breakfasts to delectable desserts and heartwarming winter dinners, these tasty dishes, snacks, salad dressings, marinades, and drink recipes put homemade eating back into easy reach.
Mariel also shares her secrets that make it possible to eat well all week long, even with a full schedule. She reveals what staples are necessary for any pantry and how to prepare core recipes that become the foundation for multiple dishes. She offers shopping tips for navigating the world of organic and sustainable foods. And as she reveals what makes her kitchen “the heart of her home,” she peppers recipes with stories about her own lifelong love affair with food.
Combining Mariel’s no-nonsense attitude with wholesome recipes for every occasion, Mariel’s Kitchen is a new kind of American cookbook designed to help you—and all those you cook for—eat better, fresher, and more delicious foods, day in and day out.
June 18, 2009 Expert Call with Marina Spence
“How to Make Everyday a Friday”
Marina Spence founded The Pink Edge (www.pinkedge.com) in 2007 to help women change their work or their attitude toward work.
Her book, Make Every Day a Friday! The Joy of Connecting Who You Are With What You Do (Morgan-James) was released in February, 2009. The book reveals the Stress-Free Career Change System, one that has helped hundreds of women navigate the intimidating and unsettling process of finding work that works for them.
Marina grew up in an agricultural town in Northern California, where she plunged into her first job – babysitting, followed by work in the fields. Since then, she has been a social worker, a computer programmer, software project manager, and management consultant for clients like JP Morgan Chase and Morgan Stanley.
Now Marina juggles management consulting with being an author and mentor. She lives and works in the San Francisco Bay Area.
June 25, 2009 Expert Call with Arielle Ford
“Manifesting BIG LOVE”
“In the world of self-help and spiritual thinking, Arielle Ford is making a big name for herself.”-USA TODAY
Arielle Ford has mastered the art of making things happen. A nationally recognized publicist and marketing expert, producer, author and consultant she has catapulted many authors and celebrities to stardom and enormously facilitated the rapid growth of the self-help and human potential movement in the US.
As the former president and founder of The Ford Group, a successful public relations and marketing firm, she helped launch the careers of Deepak Chopra, Jack Canfield & Mark Victor Hansen creators of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series and Neale Donald Walsch author of Conversations With God. She has also handled publicity for myriad best-selling authors including; Wayne Dyer, Dean Ornish, Debbie Ford, Gary Zukav, Marianne Williamson, Louise Hay, don Miguel Ruiz, Kenny Loggins and many other notable authors, 11 of whom became #1 on the New York Times bestseller list.
As one of the nation’s leading book publicists Arielle compiled her knowledge and expertise in the industry to create a 25 audio CD and resource guide, Everything You Should Know About Publishing, Publicity and Building a Platform, www.everythingyoushouldknow.com. It is a favorite among first-time authors and has received rave reviews.
Arielle is also the author of seven books herself, including the popular Hot Chocolate For The Mystical Soul series. Her latest book; The Soulmate Secret: How To Manifest The Love of Your Life with the Law of Attraction was released in January 2009 by Harper One.
As one of the founding partners of the Spiritual Cinema Circle, a DVD club dedicated to movies about love and compassion, Arielle created unique marketing and affiliate strategies that added to the success of the company, which was bought by Gaiam in 2006. To register for a free trial of Spiritual Cinema, log on to: Sign up for a Free Trial of Spiritual Cinema Circle
Arielle is also the co-producer of Deepak Chopra’s Happiness Prescription, a new PBS pledge show that aired nationally in March 2008.
She lives in La Jolla, CA with her husband and soul mate Brian Hilliard. In her spare time she raises money for www.justlikemychild.org, reads historical thrillers, loves traveling to India and exotic locales and truly believes there is enough love in the world for everyone.
July 2, 2009 Expert Call with Lisa Nichols
“No Matter What”
Lisa Nichols has reached millions, both nationally and internationally with her powerful message of empowerment, service, excellence & gratitude.
Her participation in the self-development phenomenon, The Secret, catapulted her popularity across the globe. Lisa has appeared on the “Oprah Winfrey Show,” “Extra,” “Larry King Live” and on NBC’s Emmy Award-winning show, “Starting Over.”
In addition, Lisa is the founder of Motivating the Masses and CEO of Motivating the Teen Spirit, LLC. Her transformational workshops have impacted the lives of over 210 thousand teens and over 1 million adults.
Her new book, No Matter What! Hit 6 bestsellers list, including the New York Times list, in the first 37 days of being released and has already been sold in 20 foreign languages. Lisa has been coined “The Break through Specialist” by her peers in the industry.)
Lisa has been honored with many awards in recognition for her empowering work, including the Humanitarian Award from South Africa, the Ambassador of Good Will Award, Emotional literacy award, The Legoland Foundation’s Heart of Learning Award. The Mayor of Henderson, Nevada has proclaimed November 20th as Motivating the Teen Spirit Day. And recently the Mayor of Houston, Texas proclaimed May 9th as Lisa Nichols day for her dedication to service, philanthropy and healing.
Lisa is a dynamic speaker with an extraordinary story and a tremendous ability to touch people’s hearts and souls. She is a master at accomplishing unfathomable goals and teaching others to do the same. Lisa Nichols has transformed her life from struggling single mom to a motivational millionaire entrepreneur, and she has dedicated her life to teaching others how to do the same.
To find out how she can assist you to the next level go to http://www.lisa-nichols.com, call 858-376-3701 or
July 9, 2009 Expert Call with Christine Arylo
“Skills, Strategies & Super Powers for the 21st Century Woman”
A new kind of self-love expert, Christine takes a fresh approach to redefining self-love for today’s woman as hip, hot and hers. A recovering achievement junkie and doing addict herself, Christine is the inspirational catalyst for today’s 21st century woman… a woman who knows she can do anything but now feels like she has to do everything!
Merging her MBA, marketing expertise, and extensive leadership and coaching training with a seven-year self-discovery journey, Arylo traded in building brands for companies like Gap, Visa and Frito Lay to help women break free from their limiting self images.
Christine has been a recurring guest on ABC-TV, a featured expert for syndicated radio and internet shows across the country, and a quoted figure in publications such as the San Francisco Chronicle, the Albany Times and the Daily Om.
Her sassy, soulful and limit-busting conversations, Girltalk… taking it deeper™, have inspired women in venues from her virtual community at www.letsgirltalk.com, to colleges and high schools, to women’s events in major U.S. cities. In 2008, she launched Madly in Love with ME™, an international movement to inspire women and girls to be, love and live their most real and wise selves (www.madlyinlovewithme.com). She is the author of Choosing ME Before WE, Every Woman’s Guide to Life and Love (New World Library 2009).
July 16, 2009 Expert Call with Auriela McCarthy
“Nothing Changes Until WE Change”
Auriela McCarthy is the author of Power of the Possible (Beaufort Books, 2008) – a recipient of multiple awards, among them the prestigious 2008 USA Best Book National Award. Power of the Possible is Auriela’s first book in a series or three. She is a contributing author to the book Peak Vitality Raising the Threshold of Abundance in Our Material, Spiritual and Emotional Lives, which also includes, Deepak Chopra, Mehmet Oz, John Gray, Daryl Hannah, Michael Beckwith, Marianne Williamson, and Eckart Tolle.
Auriela McCarthy’s life story reads like a fascinating thriller, a page-turning saga complete with the Russian winters and the Soviet regime, her grandfather’s “hiding from the KGB in an obscure Moscow suburb, her father’s Machiavellian gifts for emotional torture, her mother’s 5 marriages” and a succession of crazy step-fathers, the family’s escape to America – “the first home she ever had” and her “picture- perfect” first marriage with a mother-in-law from hell…
She experienced huge success with the opening of her San Francisco art gallery, including a premier U.S. exhibition from Pablo Picasso’s estate. She became an internationally recognized expert on the art of Picasso. However, there was deep sorrow – conflict at home, heart-break, loss, unexpected health problems, emergency rooms, blood-transfusions, her father’s death in the Soviet Union and its government’s denial of her visa to go to his funeral…and then – a hitting bottom experience leading to a spiritual awakening and to a profound change. Auriela closed the gallery, ended her marriage and completely changed her life. For the last 15 years she has been helping people from all walks of life with their life and relationships issues.
People who have worked with Auriela, listened to her or attended her readings have experienced amazing energetic shifts. Something happens during these interactions, which is beyond the spoken words. These invisible and imperceptible changes happen at the core level of being.
Auriela is frequent guest on radio shows across the country, bringing her message: Nothing Changes until We Change to hundreds of thousands of people around the world.
She is a frequent guest on radio shows across the country, is published in a number of magazines, and hosts the radio program, The Power of the Possible on Web Talk Radio. Auriela holds an M.A. in English and English literature and lives with her husband Mykaell in Northern California.
July 23, 2009 Expert Call with Patricia Varley
“Reinventing Success from the Inside Out”
Patricia Varley is an international speaker, trainer, retreat and seminar leader, as well as a sought after business and life coach, focusing on integrating professional, personal and spiritual growth.
She has successfully worked for the past 18+ years with individuals, entrepreneurs, companies and national organizations across industry lines in “Reinventing Success from the Inside Out” by “Reclaiming the Wholeness of People”. Patricia’s powerful facilitation and heart-centered approach guides and supports participants in transitioning between mainstream and what is evolving on the planet at this transformative time in history. She leads people through the processes, tools, techniques and strategies to awaken their integral authenticity and discover and communicate their uniqueness and live their vision. By connecting them more to who they are, they are better prepared to shift and take an evolutionary leaps and work and live from their highest potential.
Her areas of expertise include Successfully Navigating Through Change & Transition, Marketing & Networking from the Heart, Leadership Mastery, High Energy/ Balanced Living and The Value of the Feminine Spirit. Patricia travels nationally to work with her private, corporate and entrepreneurial clients.
A frequent radio and television guest and host with numerous published articles, Patricia was honored by the Connecticut Business and Professional Women as “WOMAN of ACHIEVEMENT”. She holds a B.A. Degree in Behavioral Science from Rollins College, Florida and a Masters Degree in Organization & Management and Human Services Administration from Antioch, New England.
Patricia is a member of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA), International Coach Federation and National Speakers Association. Patricia Founded and Hosts the Naples, FL Chapter of Women of Vision & Action (WOVA).
Patricia spends her time in Aspen Colorado, Naples Florida and with her family in New England.
July 30, 2009 Expert Call with Amy Ahlers & Samantha Bennett
“How to Stop Being So Hard on Yourself & The Women Masters Review”
After years of being a top producing Sales Executive, Amy heeded the call to coaching and began a personal mission to wake people up to their own magnificence. Amy is the CEO of Wake-Up Call Coaching (http://www.WakeUpCallCoaching.com) and the inventor of the innovative Wake-Up Call Coaching Program, a program dedicated to coaching women to stop being so hard on themselves. Get $229 of Success Coaching Tools for FREE! The Wake-Up Call Coaching Program begins with an inspiring FREE gift and 30-day trial at http://www.ReadyToGetInspired.com. check it out!
Since 2000, Amy has coached a wide array of clients (from Artists to Lawyers to Vice Presidents) enabling them to reach greater levels of personal, professional and financial success. She holds a BA from the University of California and earned the CPCC (Certified Professional Co-Active Coach) designation from The Coaches Training Institute. Amy is also a Certified Bigger Game Coach, a Certified OneCoach Business Advisor and has completed numerous mastery level coaching courses.
Amy is the Creator and Hostess of The Women Masters Tele-Seminar Series (http://www.TheWomenMasters.com), where she’s worked side by side with Internationally recognized transformational leaders such as Lisa Nichols, Mariel Hemingway, Marci Shimoff, SARK and Arielle Ford, to name a few.
She has garnered attention from Television Networks (including TLC and FOX) and is a sought-after workshop leader, leading workshops for companies and individuals around the world. Amy has published articles and have been interviewed as an expert on radio shows and for publications, including The Washington Post, The Oakland Tribune, and WKRN.
Amy is extremely energetic, positive and outgoing. Her unique enthusiasm and energy has attracted a large International following – turns out the whole world loves a cheerful cheerleader! In the words of one of Amy’s clients, “Amy’s enthusiasm is catchy-it kept me inspired and focused.”
Amy resides in the San Francisco Bay Area with her talented love-monster husband, Rob, her happy toddler, Annabella, and her stout-hearted adopted mutt, Dozer.
Samantha Bennett is the founder of The Organized Artist Company (http://www.TheOrganizedArtistCompany.com) dedicated to helping creative people get unstuck in whatever way they’re stuck, especially by helping them focus and move forward on their goals. Based in Los Angeles, Samantha offers her revolutionary Get It Done! Workshops, teleclasses and private consulting to overwhelmed procrastinators, frustrated overachievers and recovering perfectionists everywhere.