Episodes
EP71: In this episode of the Boujee Best Friend podcast, we are exploring the world of skincare with none other than the Skin Savant herself, Amy Peterson. With her impressive 18 years of experience in the field, Amy shares her valuable advice on creating a skincare routine, protecting your skin, and using essential skincare products. We learn about different skincare treatments like preventative botox and injections and why making informed choices is essential (and why you should not listen...
Published 10/09/23
EP70: Meet Kellee Khalil, the DIY goddess and wedding guru. She is the founder of Loverly, the ultimate digital wedding planning platform helping couples go from "Yes" to "I Do." Her journey embodies entrepreneurship, creativity, and the art of love. With this magical platform, Kellee is your best friend in love and weddings, delivering expert wisdom and cutting-edge technology to every couple planning their special day. Through Kellee's insights, we navigate the overwhelming world of...
Published 10/02/23
'Boujee Bits' are short clips from the Boujee Best Friend Podcast, and this one is from episode 65! In this particular episode, we're diving into a rather intriguing subject – penises! That's right, you heard correctly. Join us along with our esteemed guest, Dr. Justin Dubin, a renowned urologist specializing in men's health, with a specific focus on male infertility and sexual medicine. Full Episode Here CONNECT WITH...
Published 09/29/23
E69: In this episode, we dive into the world of influencer management, content creation, and all of the nitty gritty that happens in the influencer universe. Join me as I sit down with my ride-or-die confidante and remarkable manager, Brooke Donohue! Brooke is part of the Hermana Agency – and the ultimate #BossBabe of influencer management. She is a superstar talent manager who knows how to navigate for her clients and stays hella organized while doing so. Her skills are unmatched, hence why...
Published 09/25/23
E68: Have you ever wondered what it's really like to be a stripper, what goes down inside the clubs, and what types of men frequent them? In this episode, I sit down with Vera Smirnova, a fashion stylist, ex-stripper, OF model, and certified baddie. Vera is here to spill the tea on the strip club industry, covering everything from the dating scene to the role of drugs and alcohol, illegal activity, the allure of the money, and the types of men you encounter. Curious about the men who are...
Published 09/18/23
EP67: Prepare yourself to break free from societal norms, boost your confidence, and manifest your way to a fulfilling future in this episode of Boujee Best Friend. Join me as I sit down with the one and only Samantha Chung, or "Simplifying Sam," who is a specialist in mindset and manifestation and podcast host of Spirling Higher. Sam is a guru of all things manifestation, mental clarity, and body positivity.  This episode will uncover the secrets to clearing your mind of harsh,...
Published 09/11/23
EP66: Get ready to be dazzled by none other than the fabulous Monica Vaswani, the influential star from Bravo's Family Karma! In this episode, we dive headfirst into the world of being a minority influencer and reality TV sensation. Monica shares her journey growing up as a minority, her pursuit of financial stability, and the unexpected twists that led her to the reality show stage. Monica’s often referred to as the ‘Perfect Indian Girl’ by her community. In this episode, she candidly...
Published 09/04/23
EP65: This week’s episode is an exciting one! We are talking about…Penises! Yes, you heard me right. Welcome, special guest Dr. Justin Dubin. Justin is a urologist and, dare I say, a penis expert. Justin specializes in Men’s health, specifically in male infertility and sexual medicine.  In this episode, Justin is busting (no pun intended) myths about male sexual health. Are blueballs real? Can whisky dick happen? Do pornstars use Viagra? Are micro penises real? Is sex less pleasurable...
Published 08/28/23
EP64: In this inspiring episode of the Boujee Best Friend podcast, we are joined by Olivia and Jessica, two kick a** entrepreneuristas! Olivia and Jessica went from best friends to successful business partners. Starting out as models, they quickly grew close and always had each other’s backs. In turn, this friendship, shared values, and passions led to the start of their partnership in business.  Tune in as they discuss the challenges and joys of working together, emphasizing the...
Published 08/21/23
EP63: In this exciting episode, I sat down with the amazing Kute Blackson, a transformational teacher, speaker, and author dedicated to changing people’s lives. At the young age of 14, Kute became an ordained minister, starting him on this journey to learn about himself and teach others about his findings. We talk about the journey of the soul, its purpose, and, of course, its role in your relationships. Kute discusses his journey of listening to his soul, even when it didn’t make sense....
Published 08/14/23
62. This week on Boujee Best Friend, we sit down with Sarah Lee, co-founder of Glow Recipe, a brand known for its fruit-forward, clean products for healthy glowing skin. Sarah co-founded the company with her best friend, Christine Chang. Glow Recipe has become a skincare favorite for many, thanks to Sarah's vision of promoting gentle and effective formulas that embrace the ever-changing needs of our skin and empower us to love and care for it. In this episode, we delve into Sarah's...
Published 08/07/23
61. Bling Empire: NYC’s Richard Chang joins us on this episode of Boujee Best Friend. Aside from his stardom on Netflix, Richard is the Chief Growth Officer at Hudson Medical and a former Director of Merchandise Planning at Calvin Klein. Richard’s professional accolades are impressive, but his dating advice is top-notch.  In this episode, Richard shares what it is like to navigate dating in NYC. He shares how to use dating apps, dos and don’ts when dating, why men won’t commit, why you...
Published 07/24/23
60. Gabrielle Stone has a background that will inspire many women in similar situations to have hope. Gabrielle’s marriage ended when she discovered her husband's affair with a 19-year-old girl. She bravely divorced him and found new love a few weeks later. Or so she thought. Gabrielle and her new love had planned a trip to Europe together, but unfortunately, it was ruined when her partner backed out at the last minute. Determined not to be defeated, Gabrielle chose to travel solo across...
Published 07/17/23
59. Having worked for years in the hair industry, Shab Caspara understood that women, herself included, face unresolved hair challenges. In this episode, we are covering all of the bases regarding healthy hair, hair growth, frizz, thinning, hair products to use, techniques to try, hydration, diet, and hair extensions; you name it. Shab became a trichologist—an accredited authority promoting healthy hair growth and maintaining scalp wellness. So, you could say she knows a lot about hair and...
Published 07/10/23
58. Sydney Webb and Bennett Quintard, the dynamic duo behind the superfood cookie company Toto, join the Boujee Best Friend podcast to share their fascinating journey. We delve into various topics, including Sydney & Bennett’s relationship, advice for startups, Crohn's Disease, adaptogens in maintaining well-being, and much more. In this episode, Sydney shares her battle with Crohn's Disease and how it paved the way for discovering the incredible benefits of adaptogens. This discovery...
Published 07/03/23
57. Welcome back to another episode of Boujee Best Friends! On this episode, we welcome influencer marketing professional and lifestyle content creator Emilie Sobel. Emilie takes us on a journey through her career and dating life, sharing valuable lessons and insights along the way. Emilie is giving us all the advice on building networks and making a name for ourselves. From the importance of making connections and showing up to utilizing your network, she provides practical tips on how you...
Published 06/26/23
56. Starr Hawkins is one of Miami's best fitness trainers (and one of my favorite trainers). She works with A-list clients, putting her name on the map for a sought-after fitness guru. Starr is an electric presence in her classes and on social media, with popular Instagram and Tik Tok channels. Not only is she successful in her career, but she is also a proud mother to her beautiful daughter.  Although this life and these achievements seem pretty perfect, everything is not always as great as...
Published 06/19/23
55. Welcome to another captivating episode of Boujee Best Friend! Join us as we are honored to have Elana Drell-Szyfer, the esteemed CEO of RéVive Skincare, as our special guest. Elana generously shares a wealth of knowledge, drawing from her personal experiences, to guide us on a journey of success. From discovering a fulfilling career to navigating the challenges of entrepreneurship, Elana offers valuable insights and practical advice. Throughout the episode, Elana provides expert...
Published 06/12/23
54. In this week's episode of Boujee Best Friend, we are sitting down with Maggie Sellers - an angel investor, startup advisor, and entrepreneur. Don’t we all want to be successful and confident when talking about these topics? Even if you're not thinking of starting a business right now, this episode is great for anyone who wants to understand the basics of the business world. It'll give you enough knowledge to have a smart conversation with people in business or even if you go on a date...
Published 06/05/23
#53 Get ready for a rollercoaster of entertaining and insightful advice as we tackle a range of topics together while I answer your WHAT WOULD KOKO DO questions. From deciphering a guy's good morning text to contemplating getting back with an ex, I'll fearlessly share my thoughts and guidance. We'll also explore dating someone who smokes weed occasionally, navigating relationships with friends during challenging times, and the complexities of dating someone with kids. But wait, there's more!...
Published 05/29/23
#52 In this episode, we are joined by licensed therapist and content creator, Jeff Guenther. Jeff covers a wide range of topics related to relationships, therapy, and mental health. He shares his experience working with individuals facing anxiety and suicidal thoughts before opening his own private practice in Portland, Oregon. Jeff also talks about being a content creator where he offers relationship advice, tips, and mental health resources on TikTok and Instagram.  Jeff shares insights...
Published 05/22/23
 #51 In this week’s Boujee Best Friend episode, I am joined by my friend Kat Saenz as we interview Magic Mike Dancers Kalon Badenhorst and Burim Jusufi. I wanted to welcome our Magic Mike guests onto the show because I am so impressed with everything they do! There can be many misconceptions about the Magic Mike shows. It is so much more than guys just dancing with their clothes off. They are changing people’s lives by giving women confidence, respecting them and allowing women to express...
Published 05/15/23
50. In this episode, we welcome Jenny Meinen, a psychologist, and coach specializing in helping women elevate their mindset, emotional well-being, self-love, and spirituality. Jenny has dedicated herself to creating a loving and supportive community for like-minded women to come together and heal. Throughout the episode, Jenny and I discuss various topics related to self-love, getting over breakups, and reclaiming personal power. We delve into understanding the mind and emotions, different...
Published 05/08/23
#49 Joining us on this podcast episode is Courtney Spritzer, the CEO and co-founder of Socialfly and co-host of the podcast, Entreprenistas. Courtney takes us through her journey as an entrepreneur, starting from the inception of Socialfly to its current position as a successful social media agency. This episode is a treasure trove of business advice for all #ENTREPRENISTAS out there.  During the conversation, Courtney provides valuable advice on finding and bringing on co-founders and...
Published 05/01/23
#48 In this episode, I have the pleasure of hosting my good friend, ⁠Laura Chirino⁠, a talented artist originally from Cuba, currently residing in Miami. Laura's inspiring journey in the art world is the topic of discussion as she shares how she hustled to sell her work to achieve success. She talks about the powerful concept of "fake it till you make it" and how it aided her in the early days of her career. Additionally, Laura stresses the importance of maintaining momentum in the pursuit of...
Published 04/24/23