Moments with Marianne

In a single moment your life can change! “Moments with Marianne” is a transformative hour that covers an endless array of topics with the ‘best of the best.’ Her guest are leaders in their fields, ranging from inspirational authors, top industry leaders, business and spiritual entrepreneurs. Each guest is gifted, and a true visionary! A recognized leader in her own work, and while teaching others to develop, refocus, and grow; Marianne will bring the best guest, and sometimes a special surprise. Don’t miss this – you never know just which ‘moment’ will change your life forever.


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Prosecuted But Not Silenced with Maralee McLean
Wednesday, August 1st at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Maralee Mclean is a child advocate, protective parent, domestic violence expert witness, professional speaker, and author.  Maralee has written several articles for the ABA Child Law Journal, Women’s E-New and other publications on the problems of family courts not protecting abused children. Maralee is with Women’s Media Center (WMC), SheSourceExpert, NPEIV (National Partnership to End Interpersonal Violence) and is with RAINN speaker bureau, All American Speakers. She presents at conferences, law schools and is a spokesperson for protective mothers.

When We Speak of Nothing with Olumide Popoola
Monday, July 30th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Olumide Popoola is a London-based Nigerian German writer and speaker who presents internationally.  Her publications also include critical essays (often on practice-led research and the novel), hybrid pieces and poetry.  Olumide holds a PhD in Creative Writing, a MA in Creative Writing and a BSc in Ayurvedic Medicine. She lectures creative writing. 

She Loves You (Yeah, Yeah, Yeah) with Anne Hood
Sunday, July 29th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Ann Hood is the author of the best-selling novels The Book That Matters Most, The Obituary Writer, Somewhere Off the Coast of Maine, The Red Thread, and The Knitting Circle, as well as the memoir Comfort: A Journey Through Grief, which was a New York Times Editor’s Choice and chosen as one of the top ten nonfiction books of 2008 by Entertainment Weekly. 

The Book of Doing and Being with Barnet Bain
Friday, July 27th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Barnet Bain is an award-winning motion picture producer and director, radio broadcaster, educator and creativity expert, and author of “The Book of Doing and Being” (Atria, 2015). Some of Barnet’s film credits include Oscar-winner “What Dreams May Come” (producer), Emmy-Award nominee, Outstanding TV Movie, “Homeless to Harvard” (executive producer), “The Celestine Prophecy” (writer, producer), and “Milton’s Secret,” a family drama based on the book by Eckhart Tolle and Robert S. Friedman starring Donald Sutherland, Michelle Rodriguez and directed by and executive produced by Barnet.

The Parents’ Guide To Climate Revolution with Mary DeMocker
Thursday, July 26th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Mary has reveled in an artistic life, performing harp, dressing sets for NYC film productions, and now using the arts to mobilize for climate justice. A National Endowment for the Arts grant recipient, Mary may be the first harpist to perform in both The Cathedral of St. John the Divine, where she worked with composer John Cage, and the subway stop under Bloomingdales. 

Modern Guide for Energy Clearing with Barbara Moore
Monday, July 23rd at 8pm ET/5pm PT

In the early 1990s, at a party, someone put a tarot deck in Barbara’s hands; she’s held on tightly ever since. Tarot provides just enough structure so that we don’t get lost as we explore the mysteries, plumb our dark corners, and locate our North Stars. Barbara has been reading and writing for as long as she can remember.  Writing is solitary work and is relieved by teaching tarot at conferences around the world. Barbara also loves working directly with clients, helping them uncover guidance and insight in the cards.

The Creative Curve with Allen Gannett
Sunday, July 22nd at 8pm ET/5pm PT

CEO and Founder of Track Maven Allen Gannet believes that we have been spoon-fed the notion that creativity is the province of genius — of those favored, brilliant few whose moments of insight arrive in unpredictable flashes of divine inspiration.  And if we are not a genius, we might as well pack it in and give up. Either we have that gift, or we don’t.  But that simply isn’t true.  In The Creative Curve: How to Develop the Right Idea, at the Right Time by big data entrepreneur Allen Gannett, a Forbes and Inc. “30 Under 30” awardee, tells us why and shows us how to get it.

The Nanny Manual with Alyce Desrosiers
Friday, July 20th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Alyce Desrosiers, LCSW has over 20 year’s experience guiding hundreds of parents through the process to hire and retain the best nanny for their child. Early in her career she recognized that children thrive when parents and nannies provide care in a similar enough way to ensure the child learns to trust those adults caring for him and to understand who she is and how s/he is in the world. 

Mother of Invention with Caeli Wolfson Widger
Thursday, July 19th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Caeli Wolfson Widger is the author of the novel Real Happy Family. Her other work has appeared in numerous literary journals, the New York Times Magazine, and Amazon’s Day One and on NPR. Caeli lives with her husband and three children in Santa Monica, California, where she runs a recruiting firm focused on tech start-ups. 

Intrinsic Hope with Kate Davies, M.A., D. Phil.
Monday, July 16th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Kate Davies MA, DPhil, has worked on environmental and social issues for her entire career. She set up and managed the City of Toronto’s Environmental Protection Office and established and directed a successful environmental policy consulting company. Davies is currently clinical associate professor in the School of Public Health at the University of Washington, emeritus faculty at Antioch University, and senior fellow at the Whidbey Institute. Her written work has been published in newspapers, magazines, and journals and she is the author of The Rise of the U.S. Environmental Health Movement. Davies lives in Langley, WA.

Dream Teams with Shane Snow
Sunday, July 15th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Shane Snow is a science and business journalist and the co-founder of Contently, one of Inc’s fastest growing companies and Crain’s and Ad Age’s best places to work in America. His writing has appeared in The New Yorker, Wired, The Washington Post, Fast Company, Time, and GQ. His first book, Smartcuts, has made him a highly sought-after speaker around the world on innovation and lateral thinking.

Sacred Girl with Kenya Aissa, MS
Friday, July 13th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

With much of the American public glued to social media and reality TV, we are aware that an alarming number of girls mature into women who are plagued with the almost requisite low self-esteem, depression, weight issues, relationship problems, and substance abuse. To make matters worse, statistics show that the problems are growing, not diminishing, with every generation of women. Faced with today’s challenges, it has become more important than ever for girls to look within themselves for spiritual renewal, strength, and comfort.

Leading From Purpose with Nick Craig
Thursday, July 12th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Nick Craig is the president and founder of the Authentic Leadership Institute, where he has guided over 5000 executives in the last ten years on the journey to discover and lead with purpose and has worked with organizations including GE, Unilever, Goldman Sachs, and West Point Military Academy.

Prayer and Destiny with David Patrick Bryan
Monday, July 9th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

David Patrick Bryan is an accomplished songwriter and performer who has entertained audiences all over the world. His charismatic style appeals to a broad base of music lovers. In 1965, David began his professional career as a musician, performing mainly in his local areas of Kentucky. Then in the late 60’s he began traveling the U.S.A. Canada, and the Bahamas. Performing with artists’ like Country music’s “John Conlee”, Rock n’ Roll’s “Chuck Berry”, “The Freddy Bell Show” (a Las Vegas show band)  and in L.A. with members of “Ike and Tina Turner Band”.

How Women Rise with Sally Helgesen
Sunday, July 8th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

As an author, speaker and consultant, Sally’s mission has always been to help women recognize, articulate and act on their greatest strengths. Her previous books include The Female Vision: Women’s Real Power at Work and the best-selling The Female Advantage: Women’s Ways of Leadership, hailed as “the classic work” on women’s leadership styles and continuously in print since 1990. Her groundbreaking The Web of Inclusion: A New Architecture for Building Great Organizations was cited in The Wall Street Journal as one of the best books on leadership ever and is credited with bringing the language of inclusion into business. 

Beyond Soap with Dr. Sandy Skotnicki
Friday, July 6th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Dr. Sandy Skotnicki is the founder of Toronto’s Bay Dermatology Centre and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, divisions of Dermatology and Occupational and Environmental Health at the University of Toronto. She is a consultant dermatologist at Toronto’s St. Michael’s Hospital. A well-known expert on skin allergy, Dr. Skotnicki has been quoted in FlareElle CanadaChatelaine, and The Globe and Mail. Her television and radio appearances include ET Canada, CTV, CityTV, Global News, CBC Radio, The National and CBC national news.

Vodka is Vegan with Matt & Phil Letten
Thursday, July 5th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

The Vegan Bros, Matt Letten and Phil Letten, are brothers (and bros) who have transformed their lives by adopting a vegan lifestyle. Popular bloggers, health and fitness consultants, and animal-rights advocates, they’ve been featured in mainstream media outlets such as VICE, Business InsiderFast Company, CW, and the Guardian. And they’re just getting started. 

Dreams That Can Save Your Life with Kathleen O’Keefe-Kanavos
Monday, July 2nd at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Kathleen O’Keefe-Kanavos is a dream expert and three-time breast cancer survivor who used dreams to diagnose her illness when it was missed by her doctors. Kathleen was born a Special Forces army-brat in Germany, was educated in Europe, has a degree in Special Education and taught Psychology at USF, Fort Myers Branch.  

Let Them Thrive with Katie Novak
Sunday, July 1st at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Katie Novak, Ed.D. is an internationally renowned education consultant as well as a practicing leader in education as an Assistant Superintendent of Schools at the Groton-Dunstable Regional School District in Massachusetts. With 15 years of experience in teaching and administration, an earned doctorate in curriculum and teaching, and 4 books published by CAST Professional Publishing, Katie designs and presents workshops both nationally and internationally focusing on implementation of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and universally designed leadership.

Your Pets & Pot with Dr. Carol Osborne
Friday, June 29th at 8:30pm ET/5:30pm PT

Dr. Carol Osborne is an author and world-renowned integrative veterinarian of twenty plus years. After graduating from the Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Carol completed a prestigious internship at the Columbus Zoo.  Shortly afterwards, she launched a very successful private practice and became founder and director of the non-profit organization, the American Pet Institute. Dr. Carol offers traditional veterinary care for dogs and cats with a softer, natural touch. 

Understanding Your Dog with Deb Nabb, The Mutt Master
Friday, June 29th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Deb Nabb has been passionate about dogs since she can remember. Deb began working and training dogs as a hobby and then in the early 90’s, she moved to Southern California where she trained under a seasoned trainer and picked up certain training techniques and communication skills she still uses today. 

Boots on the Ground with Elizabeth Partridge
Thursday, June 28th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Elizabeth Partridge graduated with a degree in women’s studies from the University of California, Berkeley, and later studied traditional Chinese medicine. She was an acupuncturist for more than 20 years before closing her medical practice to write full time. Elizabeth is a National Book Award finalist, Prince Honor winner, and author of several nonfiction books for children.

Tradition with Brendan Kiely
Monday, June 25th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Brendan Kiely is The New York Times bestselling author of All American Boys (with Jason Reynolds), The Last True Love Story, and The Gospel of Winter. His work has been published in ten languages, received a Coretta Scott King Author Honor Award, the Walter Dean Myers Award, the Amelia Elizabeth Walden Award, was twice awarded Best Fiction for Young Adults (2015, 2017) by the American Library Association, and was a Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2014. 

The Headache Healer’s Handbook with Jan Mundo
Sunday, June 24th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Jan Mundo, CMSC, CMT, has held headache programs at medical centers, universities, and corporations including Kaiser Permanente, Stanford University, and Apple. She is a certified Master Somatic Coach and massage therapist with advanced training in multiple healing modalities.

Cancer Crossing with Tim Wendel
Friday, June 22nd at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Tim Wendel is the author of 13 books, including Summer of ’68, Castro’s Curveball and his memoir Cancer Crossings: A Brother, His Doctors and the Quest for a Cure to Childhood Leukemia.  His writing has appeared in Esquire, GQ, Gargoyle, The New York Times, The Washington Post and National Geographic. He’s a writer-in-residence at Johns Hopkins University, where he teaches nonfiction and fiction.

Ask a Manager with Alison Green
Thursday, June 21st at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Alison Green runs the Ask a Manager blog (, where she answers readers’ questions daily on office and management issues. Ask a Manager receives 2 million visits each month and has been featured in USA Today, The Wall St. Journal, CBS News,, Fox Business News, Glamour, and more.

Blooming out of Darkness with Alicia Giralt PhD
Monday, June 18th at 8:30pm ET/5:30pm PT

Alicia Giralt PhD was a tenured professor of Literature, Latin-American Studies and Spanish until her cancer came back for the 3rd time and she had to retire. Her work and passion has taken her all over the world, helping women, teaching, speaking and learning. She is an amazing woman in love with life and facing death head on still with joy.

The Sustainable City with Steven Cohen
Monday, June 18th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Steven Cohen is the former executive director of Columbia University’s Earth Institute and a professor in the practice of public affairs at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. He is the director of the Master of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy and the Master of Science in Sustainability Management at Columbia.

The Boy Crisis by Warren Farrell, PhD
Sunday, June 17th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Dr. Warren Farrell has been chosen by the Financial Times as one of the world’s top 100 thought leaders, and by the Center for World Spirituality (in 2011) as one of the world’s spiritual leaders. His books are published in over 50 countries, and in 15 languages. 

Truth To Triumph with Lily Sanders
Friday, June 15th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Lily Sanders’ life experiences, adversity, talent, sense of humor, and intense compassion has gifted her a purpose to write, influence, and coach others. As a magazine columnist, Lily inspired thousands while writing her own powerful book, Truth to Triumph 

A Dress the Color of the Sky with Jennifer Irwin
Thursday, June 14th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

A native New Yorker and captivating storyteller with a flair for embellishment, Jennifer Irwin currently resides in Los Angeles with two cats, a dog, and her boyfriend. After earning her BA in Cinema from Denison University, she worked in advertising and marketing raised three boys, and ultimately became a certified Pilates instructor. While she has written screenplays and short stories since her college days. 

The Ever Curious Gardener with Lee Reich, PhD
Monday, June 11th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Lee Reich PhD, dove into gardening decades ago, initially with one foot in academia as an agricultural scientist with the USDA and then Cornell University, and one foot in the field, the organic field.

Sound Advice with Merrill & Justin Osmond
Sunday, June 10th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Merrill Osmond, lead singer of The Osmonds, and his son Justin Osmond have  teamed-up for an epic presentation of inspired messages and music designed to help audiences take their business and personal lives to the next level.  The program, Sound Advice, is a journey of over 60 years of unique experiences lived by two generations. They share an inside look to the many lessons they’ve gathered throughout the years using their personal experiences to show each person how they can face their fears and challenges, discover their strengths, have a positive attitude, and achieve their full potential.

Blossom with Carolin Hauser-Carson
Friday, June 8th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Carolin Hauser-Carson, German trained Naturopathic Doctor, Humanistic Psychotherapist, and Family Constellations Facilitator and author. Carolin is an internationally-recognized speaker and teacher on the subjects of spirituality, emotional healing, and women’s empowerment. 

Amy Nobile & Trisha Ashworth
Thursday, June 7th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Just When You’re Comfortable In Your Own Skin, It Starts To Sag by Amy Nobile & Trisha Ashworth

Amy Nobile started her career in NYC in public relations, working for Hill & Knowlton and Ketchum before writing books and becoming an entrepreneur.

Trisha Ashworth, a Bay Area native and UCLA graduate, became a successful advertising producer while moving into senior roles at Foote Cone & Belding and JWT in San Francisco and Ogilvy & Mather, New York. Her professional experience gave her the strong foundation to launch her career as an author and entrepreneur. 

The Evolving Soul with Dr. Linda Backman
Monday, June 4th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Dr. Linda Backman, psychologist and regression therapist, has been in private practice for 40 years. Dr. Backman guides individuals in soul regression hypnotherapy to access their past and between lives. In this way, she assists people to more fully recognize who they are as a soul throughout repetitive lifetimes, and during the time we are not incarnate, as well as in discovering their soul intention for this life.

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