AW Confidential: Sharing stories that help us connect and learn from different perspectives.

Yvette Bodden

Awakened-Woman (AW) is designed to inspire, empower and encourage women to dig deep and become the woman they are meant to be. Listen to the secrets unleashed by its Founder, Yvette Bodden, and pop-up guests, as they are sure to help you on your personal journey to becoming the best self. None of it is easy but you can push through the pain to your purpose. This podcast is meant to open up a dialogue about the good, bad, ugly, and even curious from different perspectives - both men and women. Let's talk about all of it and learn from each other. read less

CEO & Founder of The Spicy Life, Relationship Expert and Matchmaker, Spicy Mari Shares her Best Spicy Tips for the Holiday Season with AW
Dec 19 2022
CEO & Founder of The Spicy Life, Relationship Expert and Matchmaker, Spicy Mari Shares her Best Spicy Tips for the Holiday Season with AW
Spicy Mari is a powerhouse. She is a prominent Relationship Expert, Matchmaker, CEO, and Founder of The Spicy Life, who focuses on helping individuals and couples unlock the power to attract their purpose-mate and find love. She is knowledgeable, strong, confident, and fearless when it comes to giving you the truth about relationships. Her expertise has been featured on ABC's the Tamron Hall Show, Access Hollywood, E! Daily Pop, NBC Access Live, VH1's Basketball Wives, BuzzFeed, Essence Magazine, SoulPancake, People Mag, Tastemade, LATV Network, iHeartRadio, just naming a few. The journey to developing her method of fueling deep connections began with a B.A. in Communications from the University of California-Berkeley, and an M.A. in Communication from USC, along with a dating certification from the International Dating Coach Association to complement her credentials. She's also a very proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Inc. AW sat down for an interview with Mari to break down the magical time to its gritty truth. Although, the holiday season is beautiful, for millions of people it isn't necessarily the most wonderful time of the year. It comes with challenges that bring stress, anxiety, depression, and loneliness. The season also presents struggles for plenty of relationships battling with finances, family toxicity, and differences in tradition. In this episode, she offers spicy tips and insightful advice to get through the holiday season. Whether you are single, in a relationship, or about to break up with your boo, this is for you! Learn more about Spicy Mari on Instagram or Twitter as @SpicyMari, and on YouTube as SpicyMariTV. You can also visit www.thespicylife.com/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/womanawakened/message
Award-Winning TV & Radio Personality, Co-Host of Bravo’s “Fashion Queens,” Bestselling Author, and Ted Talk Speaker, Bevy Smith Shares her "Bevelations" with AW
Dec 8 2022
Award-Winning TV & Radio Personality, Co-Host of Bravo’s “Fashion Queens,” Bestselling Author, and Ted Talk Speaker, Bevy Smith Shares her "Bevelations" with AW
Bevy Smith walked away from a successful career in fashion advertising to find her authentic and happiest self. By the age of 55, she was a well-known media celebrity, an Award-Winning Television & Radio Personality, Co-Host of Bravo’s “Fashion Queens,” Host of Sirius XM's, Bevelations on Radio Andy, Ted Talk Speaker, and Bestselling Author of Bevelations: Lessons from a Mutha, Auntie, and Bestie. She has proven that life does not stop at any age. In fact, "It gets greater, later." AW sat down with the fabulous Bevy to discuss her journey, the pressures of staying young, being a late bloomer, her "Red Sole Proposition," self-love, self-worth, and living her best life. Her bevelations inspire millions all over the world. Hopefully, her story will be a reminder of what can happen when we let go of self-limiting beliefs. AW is grateful to Bevy for being a guest and sharing her wisdom with us. I'm sure you will be inspired by her story and go write the next chapter of your own. Watch the interview in its entirety on the AW Confidential YouTube channel and listen on Apple, Spotify, Amazon Music, and Anchor Podcasts. To learn more about Bevy, visit bevysmith.com. You can also find her on Instagram and Twitter as @bevysmith. Listen to Bevelations on Radio Andy, Channel 102 on Monday through Wednesday at 5:00 pm and Fridays at 5:00 pm. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/womanawakened/message