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Satellite Sisters

Women's Humor, Health and Happiness. Award-winning pep talk for modern women. Hosted by Lian Dolan, Liz Dolan and Julie Dolan, real sisters with very different lives, Satellite Sisters informs listeners daily lives with entertaining conversation, smart advice and positive support. With laughter and friendship, Satellite Sisters tackles current events, family/friends + pets, health + wellness, culture + entertainment, TV and film, work + careers, life transitions + decisions.

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  • 20.10.2020
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    Locktober V3: Nutrition & Self-Care During Covid, Behind The Scenes with Ina Garten, Halloween Tips

    Today's Locktober Expert is Dr. Leslie Korn, an expert in Natural and Integrative Medicine specializing in treating trauma, chronic illness and optimal wellness and author of Natural Woman. She's got some great advice for us and a special offer on her online classes. See below for details. Also today, Liz spills the beans on backstage with Ina Garten and how she prepped for her Zoom night with the Barefoot Contessa at Sixth & I. Ina Garten's new book is Modern Comfort Food.To try an online course from Dr. Leslie Korn, follow these instructions:1. Access LKIIM Courses website: https://bit.ly/2FHJdRaor https://institute.drlesliekorn.com/courses2. You will get a 50% off on all courses by using the coupon code SISTERS50.3. The coupon will be available from October 20th to October 26th.4. To make it valid, delete the current code at the checkout page and enter the new code: SISTERS50.5. In case there's not coupon showing when checking out, you will have to enter the code in "add a coupon" Her latest book is Natural Woman: Herbal Remedies for Radiant Health At Every Age and Stage of Life. Recommendations from Entertaining Sisters:Julie:Palm SpringsBruce Springsteen Letter to YouLiz: Tana French The SearcherThe Trial of the Chicago 7 on NetflixThank you to our sponsors this week:Harry's: www.harrys.com/satsistersLiquid IV: www.liquidIV.com Use promo code sisters at checkoutThird Love: www.thirdlove.com/sistersFramebridge: www.framebridge.com Use promo code sistersVisit our new website www.satellitesisters.com.Subscribe to our new newsletter Pep Talk here.For more info on Lian Dolan's newest novel The Sweeney Sisters, visit her website here.For all of our booklists at Bookshop.org, go to www.bookshop.org/shop/liandolanBuy The Sweeney Sisters here on bookshop.org or here on amazon.Join our community: Facebook Page, Facebook Group and on Instagram and Twitter @satsisters.

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  • 13.10.2020
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    01:11:28
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    Locktober V2: Finding Connection + Joy Over the Holidays, Quarantining with Martha Stewart, New Merch In Our Satellite Sisters Shop

    How can we find more joy and connection over the holidays even if we are not together? Rabbi/Cantor Judy Greenfeld, the Relationship Rabbi from Nachson Minyan joins us with advice. Plus, Lian tells us about how Martha Stewart has been quarantining and why its important to smile even under your mask, Julie has tips for how to mage your inevitable meltdowns and Liz realizes she actually had that boss Sylvie from Emily in Paris. Merde!We have new merch in the Satellite Sisters Shop including collections themed Stay Connected, Peace & Sauce and I'm An Eyeballer. You can find everything on our website here: https://satellitesisters.com/shop/Interested in Ina Garten and Helene Cooper intro'd by Liz tonight online at Sixth & I? Tickets and books here.Book Club Brunch with Lian to talk The Sweeney Sisters. This Sunday at noon ET/ 9 am PT. Register here.Entertaining Sisters:True Appaloosa on Amazon Prime is a fascinating documentary about a horse breeder that Julie recommends for adventure lovers, horse lovers and anyone curious far-off places like Kyrgystan.We're still talking about Emily in Paris on Netflix plus Lian recommends two more shows in that genre:Call Your Agent on Netflix is French and fabulous.Love Life on HBO Max starring Anna Kendricks is a winner: so smart and fun.Thank you to our sponsors. Please use these urls to shop with them.Rothys: www.rothys.com/sistersKiwiCo: www.kiwico.com/sistersRitual: www.ritual.com/sistersZip Recruiter: www.ziprecruiter.com/sistersVisit our new website www.satellitesisters.com.Subscribe to our new newsletter Pep Talk here.For more info on Lian Dolan's newest novel The Sweeney Sisters, visit her website here.For all of our booklists at Bookshop.org, go to www.bookshop.org/shop/liandolanBuy The Sweeney Sisters here on bookshop.org or here on amazon.Join our community: Facebook Page, Facebook Group and on Instagram and Twitter @satsisters.

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  • 06.10.2020
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    Locktober Begins! Advice on Goal Setting + Empathy, Must-See Animal Videos, Satellite Sisters Online Events: Friends and Fiction, Ina Garten

    Locktober begins! All month the Satellite Sisters will bring you experts with advice on handling extended lockdown. Today its Dr. Stephanie Newman on managing anxiety, setting goals and empathy. Stephanie is a NY psychotherapist as well as an author. Her new novel, BARBARIANS AT THE PTA, explores bullying and quickly became an Amazon best-seller in multiple categories.Lian will be on Friends and Fiction on Wednesday October 7 at 7 pm ET/4 pm Pacific. Julie and Liz will also drop in. You can join the Friends and Fiction Facebook Group here. Click on this Streamyard link to join the event on Wednesday: https://streamyard.com/tittn7wp4dOn Tuesday October 13, Liz will appear online at our favorite arts and culture organization Sixth and I to introduce Ina Garten, the Barefoot Contesa herself! You can buy tickets here. For $40, you can get a signed copy of her new book Modern Comfort Food and a link to the online event.Julie thinks watching animal videos may be the best way to manage anxiety. Her suggestions are:Warriorcanineconnection.orgKittenrescue.orgNationalzoo.si.edu/webcamsExplore.org/livecams/africanwildlifeMontereybayaquarium.orgExplore.org/livecams/panda-bearsExplore.org/livecams/brown-bearsEntertaining Sisters: Julie recommendsTehran On Apple TV +Emily in Paris on NetflixThank you to our sponsors. Please use these urls and promo codes.Molekule: www.molekule.com Enter sisters at checkoutGrammarly: www.grammarly.com/sistersMeUndies: www.meundies.com/sistersBrooklinen: www.brooklinen.com Use promo code sistersVisit our new website www.satellitesisters.com.Subscribe to our new newsletter Pep Talk here.For more info on Lian Dolan's newest novel The Sweeney Sisters, visit her website here.For all of our booklists at Bookshop.org, go to www.bookshop.org/shop/liandolanBuy The Sweeney Sisters here on bookshop.org or here on amazon.Join our community: Facebook Page, Facebook Group and on Instagram and Twitter @satsisters.

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  • 29.09.2020
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    01:08:23
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    Claire Tansey + Dinner Uncomplicated, The Social Dilemma, #satsisterslookwhatidid Contest Winners Announced

    Claire Tansey joins us today, publication day for her great new cookbook Dinner, Uncomplicated. We've already tested some of the recipes ourselves. Winners are announced for our #satsisterslookwhatidid contest - 1 randomly drawn from the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group and another from Instagram. Did you win? Listen to find out.We tackle the new Netflix documentary called The Social Dilemma. Have you seen it? Julie and Liz have. Lian's got some ambitious plans for holiday decoration that she lays out. Liz has good news about aging from a study she read about in Fast Company.Entertaining Sisters:Lian recommends the audiobook of Lucy Foley's The Guest ListShe and her son are watching The Last Dance on Netflix. It's the Michael Jordan documentary that originally aired on ESPN.Liz is a little late to the party but she's loving The Great British Baking Show.Thank you to our sponsors. Please use these special urls and promo codes:Framebridge: www.framebridge.com Promo code sistersBrooklinen: www.brooklinen.com/sistersFabFitFun: www.fabfitfun.com Coupon Code sisters #fabfitfunpartnersThirdLove: www.thirdlove.com/sistersVisit our new website www.satellitesisters.com.Subscribe to our new newsletter Pep Talk here.For more info on Lian Dolan's newest novel The Sweeney Sisters, visit her website here.For all of our booklists at Bookshop.org, go to www.bookshop.org/shop/liandolanBuy The Sweeney Sisters here on bookshop.org or here on amazon.Join our community: Facebook Page, Facebook Group and on Instagram and Twitter @satsisters.

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  • 22.09.2020
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    01:10:19
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    Thank you, Justice Ginsburg.

    The Satellite Sisters thank Ruth Bader Ginsburg and share many of the things we have read or listened to since learning of her passing.RBG New York Times ObituaryRBG First Woman To Lie In StateNina Totenberg on Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader Ginsburg's Advice for LivingAmicus Podcast from Dahlia Lithwick on the Women of Harvard Law '59Julie recommends this new book on college admissions: Who Gets In and Why by Jeffrey SelingoLian recommends breathing! And this new book that's all about breathing and your nose.Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art by James NestorWhat dentists are seeing now in this time of stress.Entertaining Sisters:Remain In Love audiobook read by Chris Frantz.Sara Bareilles TV show on Apple TV +: Little VoiceSara Bareilles on Dax Shepherd's podcast.Thank you to our sponsors. Please use these special urls to support our show.Ritual: www.ritual.com/sistersHarry's: www.harrys.com/satsistersRothy's: www.rothys.com/sistersSchool Mask Pack: www.schoolmaskpack.com/sistersVisit our new website www.satellitesisters.com.Subscribe to our new newsletter Pep Talk here.For more info on Lian Dolan's newest novel The Sweeney Sisters, visit her website here.Buy The Sweeney Sisters here on bookshop.org or here on amazon.Join our community: Facebook Page, Facebook Group and on Instagram and Twitter @satsisters.

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  • 15.09.2020
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    Interview with Chris Frantz of The Talking Heads/Tom Tom Club + #satsisterslookwhatidid, Epic Product Snafus

    Chris Frantz of The Talking Heads and Tom Tom Club joins us to talk about his new memoir Remain In Love. Two iconic bands. One unforgettable life. A lovely guy married to rock goddess Tina Weymouth. What's not to love? Not only are we huge fans of Chris' but he and Tina live in Fairfield, CT, the town where we grew up.Lian made a special music playlist for today. Check out Satellite Sisters Talking Heads Talk on Spotify. Julie has highlights from entries so far in our Facebook Group and Instagram contest #satsisterslookwhatidid. From the sublime to the ridiculous, some top notch work, sisters and misters!Liz thanks her sisters for her birthday Cameo message from Michael Ian Black. Check it out in the @satsisters Instagram feed.This contest runs through September 28th.Post photos of things you accomplished - big things or small! It's all worthy.Use the hashtag #satsisterslookwhatidid with your post.Got it? We want to celebrate what you are getting done so use #satsisterslookwhatidid when you post it in your own instagram feed or in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group. We'll do a random drawing on the show Sept 29 and two sisters or misters will get a bag of Satellite Sisters swag. One from Instagram and one from the Facebook Group.Plus, last week Julie confessed she had used laundry spray on her face. It said Reduce Wrinkles! Today, we have your own product snafu confessions.Thank you to our sponsors. Please use these special links and promo codes:Grammarly: www.grammarly.com/sistersKiwiCo: www.kiwico.com/sistersGreen Chef: www.greenchef.com/sisters80 Promo Code sisters80Framebridge: www.framebridge.com Promo Code sistersLian Dolan's new dates for The Sweeney Sisters Book Clubs:Lian: Sweeney Sisters new book club dates: September, October-- including a Brunch time slot! Sept 16 7 pm Pacific TimeOctober 14 4 pm Pacific TimeOctober 18 9 am Sunday PT/noon ET Visit our new website www.satellitesisters.com.Subscribe to our new newsletter Pep Talk here.For more info on Lian Dolan's newest novel The Sweeney Sisters, visit her website here.Buy The Sweeney Sisters here on bookshop.org or here on amazon.Join our community: Facebook Page, Facebook Group and on Instagram and Twitter @satsisters.

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  • 08.09.2020
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    01:08:45
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    Lian's New Rhumba, School Daze, Russian Poisonings, Favorite Teachers, New Satellite Sisters Contest!

    Lian catches us up on her dancing progress ( new Rhumba!), Julie accidentally invents a new beauty product and Liz goes from Yosemite to Nosemite. Plus: Russian poisonings are back in the news, we are all struggling with some covid-induced social awkwardness, we salute favorite teacher Shirley Thormann and share the little-known story of Olympic athlete Otis Davis who became a life-long teacher.NEW CONTEST: LOOK WHAT I DID!Our new contest on Instagram and in our Facebook Group begins today and runs through September 28th.Post photos of things you accomplished - big things or small! It's all worthy.Use the hashtag #satsisterslookwhatidid with your post.Got it? We want to celebrate what you are getting done so use #satsisterslookwhatidid when you post it in your own instagram feed or in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group. We'll do a random drawing on the show Sept 29 and two sisters or misters will get a bag of Satellite Sisters swag. One from Instagram and one from the Facebook Group.Thanks to today's sponsors. Please use these urls when you shop with them.Harry's www.harrys.com/satsistersMeUnies www.meundies.com/sistersRothy's www.rothys.com/sistersThirdLove www.thirdlove.com/sistersENTERTAINING SISTERSLiz recommend's Carl Hiassen's new book Squeeze Me.Julie recommends climate change thriller Occupied on Netflix.Lian recommends Netflix documentary The Speed Cubers.Lian Dolan's new dates for The Sweeney Sisters Book Clubs:Lian: Sweeney Sisters new book club dates: September, October-- including a Brunch time slot! Sept 9 4 pm Pacific TimeSept 16 7 pm Pacific TimeOctober 14 4 pm Pacific TimeOctober 18 9 am Sunday PT/noon ET Visit our new website www.satellitesisters.com.Subscribe to our new newsletter Pep Talk here.For more info on Lian Dolan's newest novel The Sweeney Sisters, visit her website here.Buy The Sweeney Sisters here on bookshop.org or here on amazon.Join our community: Facebook Page, Facebook Group and on Instagram and Twitter @satsisters.

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  • 01.09.2020
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    01:08:40
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    New Season Begins! Chadwick Boseman + Colon Cancer, Pandemic Parenting, Cooking With Liz Shout-Outs, Announcements for Fall 2020 including Locktober!

    We're back! Lian, Julie and Liz announce plans for the Fall 2020 season including a special series of helpful interviews during what we are calling Locktober. We are here for you, sisters and misters! Also today, some thoughts about the legacies of Chadwick Boseman and Coach John Thompson.Lian shares information about growth of colon cancer in young people and recommends these:Ryan Coogler’s tribute to Chadwick BosemanKatie Couric's CRC interview about the puzzling rise of colon cancer in young people.Urban Nana Julie Dolan has two helpful stories:School Daze: Where's College? Anywhere You WantPandemic Parenting: Parenting with an audienceEntertaining Sisters:Lian recommends this podcast (not new but new to her and she loves it): 99% InvisibleLiz has some recommendations for what works and what doesn't as an outdoor movie. Her two faves this summer: Napoleon Dynamite and Black Panther. Maybe skip Jurassic Park if you have nearby neighbors or dogs who might be agitated by the scary noises.Grand Prize winner in Cooking With Liz's Sauce of the Summer Finale is Mama Capra's Marinara. Congrats, Mama and Happy 95th Birthday. Your swag is on the way.Visit our new website www.satellitesisters.com.Subscribe to our new newsletter Pep Talk here.For more info on Lian Dolan's newest novel The Sweeney Sisters, visit her website here.Buy The Sweeney Sisters here on bookshop.org or here on amazon.Join our community: Facebook Page, Facebook Group and on Instagram and Twitter @satsisters.Thank you to our sponsors. Please use these special urls and promo codes to support them.School Mask Pack: www.schoolmaskpack.com/sistersRitual: www.ritual.com/sistersGreen Chef: www.greenchef.com/sisters80 use promo code sisters80Rothys: www.rothys.com/sisters

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  • 25.08.2020
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    Let's Go, Europe: Lian Dolan hits Rome, Pompeii + Paris plus Emmy Bonus: The Night of the Exploding Shoes

    On this special Satellite Sisters, Lian Dolan takes us to Rome, Pompeii and Paris, great highlights of earlier travel with her son Colin. Plus, Liz Dolan goes to the Emmys and her shoes explode. Whaaaaaaa????To read Lian's blog posts about these trips, go to the blog page on our website here. To listen to the original full episode from Rome and Pompeii, go here.To listen to the original full episode from Paris, go here.To listen to the full Exploding Shoes episode, go here.Visit our new website www.satellitesisters.com.Subscribe to our new newsletter Pep Talk here.For more info on Lian Dolan's newest novel The Sweeney Sisters, visit her website here.Buy The Sweeney Sisters here on bookshop.org or here on amazon.Join our community: Facebook Page, Facebook Group and on Instagram and Twitter @satsisters.Thank you for supporting our sponsors by using these special urls and promo codes:Crayola Masks www.schoolmaskpack.com/sistersKiwi Co www.kiwico.com/sistersFabFitFun www.fabfitfun.com Use coupon code sistersBrooklinen www.brooklinen.com Use promo code sisters

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  • 18.08.2020
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    Let's Go, South America: The Satellite Sisters explore Galapagos, Machu Picchu, Patagonia.

    Come explore South America with Lian, Liz and Julie today with highlights of our trips to the Galapagos (Ecuador) , Machu Picchu (Peru) and Patagonia (Argentina).To listen to the complete original episodes about our adventures in the Galapagos, Macchu Picchu and Patagonia, use the links:Galapagos: https://art19.com/shows/satellite-sisters/episodes/06e0e795-604b-4738-aa54-6aab638b3ea8Macchu Picchu: https://rss.art19.com/episodes/094421d5-e601-466d-b722-b2698bb5a368.mp3Argentina #1 Patagonia: https://rss.art19.com/episodes/5a6929ff-2f34-4671-a1b0-fde52dfc2c9a.mp3Argentina #2 Buenos Aires: https://art19.com/shows/satellite-sisters/episodes/b8cff55a-88b7-4878-b09e-78e5ed5f77d7The tour company for our Galapagos trip was National Geographic Expeditions. The tour company for our Patagonia trip was Backroads. Thanks to our sponsors. Please use these special urls when you shop with them.Thirdlove www.thirdlove.com/sistersFramebridge www.framebridge.com use promo code sistersGreen Chef www.greenchef.com/sisters80 use code sisters80Grammarly www.grammarly.com/sistersVisit our new website www.satellitesisters.com.Subscribe to our new newsletter Pep Talk here.For more info on Lian Dolan's newest novel The Sweeney Sisters, visit her website here.Buy The Sweeney Sisters here on bookshop.org or here on amazon.Join our community: Facebook Page, Facebook Group and on Instagram and Twitter @satsisters.

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  • 11.08.2020
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    Food + Fun Special: All 5 Sisters Talk Fro-Yo Rage, Whole Foods Beefs, How To Peel An Egg

    Today's special August episode includes favorite food and fun conversations from all 5 sisters - from Lian's classic tale of a root canal rage to Sheila's critique of the Whole Foods merchandising scheme (baby wipes and wine together?).Sign up for our new weekly newsletter PEP TALK here.To listen to the complete original episodes these highlights came from, go to:Peeling An Egg (Liz, Lian, Julie): https://rss.art19.com/episodes/08166255-a4ad-45fd-ae15-192b860cb3f1.mp3Root Canal/Fro-Yo (Lian, Liz, Sheila, Monica): https://rss.art19.com/episodes/5899aa09-bcc3-4e04-bd07-624862d32a33.mp3Whole Foods (Julie and Lian): https://rss.art19.com/episodes/619c6b9e-32cd-41f2-a5b6-41d46d44a151.mp3Whole Foods (Sheila, Lian, Liz, Julie): https://rss.art19.com/episodes/1b101d2a-05f6-46d7-879f-24602946f6b2.mp3Thanks to today's sponsors. Please use these special urls when you shop with them.Harry's: www.harrys.com/satsistersRothy's: www.rothys.com/sistersRitual: www.ritual.com/sistersMeUndies: www.meundies.com/sistersFollow @satsisters on Instagram and Twitter.To order Lian Dolan's novel The Sweeney Sisters go to amazon or bookshop.org (which supports indie bookstores.)To order any of the books on our Satellite Sisters Beach Bag Books list, go to this list on bookshop.org.

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  • 04.08.2020
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    Olympic Special: Our tales from the Rio Olympics plus interview with Elise Hooper, author Fast Girls, A Novel of the 1936 Women's Olympic Team

    Welcome to the first of our special August 2020 episodes. With or without Tokyo, we've got Olympic Fever! First up, we share the highlights of our Rio Olympics episode August 21, 2016. Lian and Liz came home from Rio full of tales to share with Julie and the whole sisterhood and misterhood. Track & Field, Swimming, Sandwiches and Beer. It was a great trip. Some athlete highlights we witnessed: Usain Bolt wins the 100m, Simone Manuel scores gold in the 100m Free, Michael Phelps doubles in front of our eyes, Wayde van Niekerk sets a new world record in the Men's 400m and Michelle Carter uses her last throw to claim that shot put gold.In the second half of the show, Lian interviews Elise Hooper author of FAST GIRLS, A Novel of the 1936 Women's Olympic Team. We featured this book on our 2020 Best Beach Bag Books list which you can see here. You can order any book on that list in our Satellite Sisters Bookshop.org shop here. An excellent way to support indie bookstores.Lian thanks all the sisters and misters who have been vacationing with The Sweeney Sisters. Don't have your copy yet? To order Lian's novel The Sweeney Sisters go to amazon or bookshop.org (which supports indie bookstores.)Visit our new website www.satellitesisters.com.Thank you to this week's sponsor FabFitFun.

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  • 28.07.2020
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    Lian Health Update, Taylor Swift Advice, Memory Training, Tuesday Trends, New PEP TALK Newletter, TV/Movie/Book Recommendations

    Sign up for our new weekly newsletter PEP TALK here.Thank you to our sponsors. Please use these special urls and codes when you shop with them.Green Chef: www.greenchef.com/sisters80School Mask Pack: www.schoolmaskpack.com/sistersBrooklinen: www.brooklinen.com Promo Code sistersRothys: www.rothys.com/sistersGet in the spirit. Liz's Best Olympic movies:Blades of GloryI, TonyaMiracleDownwhill RacerChariots of FireJulie recommends the British Binge-Cation on Hulu.Lian thanks all the sisters and misters who have been vacationing with The Sweeney Sisters. Don't have your copy yet? To order Lian's novel The Sweeney Sisters go to amazon or bookshop.org (which supports indie bookstores.)To order any of the books on our Satellite Sisters Beach Bag Books list, go to this list on bookshop.org.Lian has several online book appearances coming up including a book club discussion about The Sweeney Sisters every Wednesday night on Crowdcast. It's fun and free. Sign up for an upcoming week with your whole book club! Meetings will go on hiatus in August and begin again in September. More details here on her website and shared on the Satellite Sisters Facebook Page and in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group.Check out the brand new Satellite Sisters website! Follow @satsisters on Instagram and Twitter.What's coming up on the Satellite Sisters podcasts in August? We are taking you on vacation with us. We've got special theme shows with classic bits and new stories. Be sure you are subscribed so you get:Liz and Lian at the Rio Olympics plus interview with author of Fast Girls August 4, 2020Fun and Food: Hilarity ensues with Fro Yo and in Whole Foods August 11, 2020Let's Go, South America! Our trips to Galapagos, Macchu Picchu and Patagonia August 18, 2020Let's Go, Europe and Australia! Our trips to Paris, Rome and Australia August 25, 2020Coming up this week on Cooking with Liz, she'll be making Chrissie Tiegen's Beef Skewers with Tahini Sauce. Tune in LIVE in our Satellite Sisters Facebook Group Saturday at noon PT and Sunday at noon PT.

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  • 21.07.2020
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    Thank You John Lewis, Advice for New College Grad Parents, Progress on Liz's Outdoor Cinema, Surviving A Layoff, Magazine Hodge-Podge!

    We've got it all this week. Remembrance of John Lewis, advice for parents with new college grads searching for jobs (or not), workplace insight during a layoff, the latest announcement on the next season of Cooking With Liz, Nana Camp news on her top 3 ointments and a whole lot of magazine hodge-podge. We love you magazine editors, but you are clearly running out of content! Plus in Entertaining Sisters, a new book from an old friend.Visit our new website here: www.satellitesisters.com Thank you to this week's sponsors. Please support them and the show by using these urls:KiwiCo: www.kiwico.com/sistersGrammarly: www.grammarly.com/sistersRitual: www.ritual.com/sistersRothys: rothys.com/sistersJulie has a special shout-out to Queen Elizabeth and Princess Beatrice. Lovely wedding! Grandmothers rule. What's Liz going to make on Cooking With Liz this weekend? Pesto Pesto! It's Ina Garten's recipe.Tune Saturday noon PT and Sunday noon PT LIVE in our Satellite Sisters Facebook Group.Our favorite new word from science to describe this current phase humans and animals are in: anthropause.All the books we recommend can be found here: https://bookshop.org/shop/liandolanMagazine Hodge Podge!Real SimpleMillie. A new magazine for female investors.Southern Living. Julie's on board with okra. Lian not so much.Good Housekeeping. Do your feet hurt? Julie shares Good Housekeeping's explanation why.Read more about Financial Infidelity here.To order Lian's novel The Sweeney Sisters go to amazon or bookshop.org (which supports indie bookstores.)To order any of the books on our Satellite Sisters Beach Bag Books list, go to this list on bookshop.org.Lian has several online book appearances coming up including a book club discussion about The Sweeney Sisters every Wednesday night on Crowdcast. It's fun and free. Sign up for an upcoming week with your whole book club! More details here on her website and shared on the Satellite Sisters Facebook Page and in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group.Check out the brand new Satellite Sisters website! Follow @satsisters on Instagram and Twitter.

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  • 14.07.2020
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    Tough Family Decisions on School Plans, Nana Camp Report, Vacationing On The Mississippi with The Sweeney Sisters, Cooking With Liz Season 14 Coming Up!

    In today's conversation about women and work and kids and school, we cite several studies.Women Carrying The Burden of Education During Covid from Ms. MagazineInterruptions of Working Parents at Home with Kids from The Washington PostStanford Business School on Equity and Inclusion Concerns in New Work/Life Reality. Leadership Lessons in the Time Of Corona from L A TimesOn a lighter note: TidBits!Goodbye Buffets. Hello Endless Entrees? We are not certain this is such a good idea.Julie's headed to Dinosaur National Park! It's all part of Nana Camp 2020Liz will be making Gold Creek Salmon BBQ on Cooking With Liz this week. Tune in at the Facebook Group on Saturday noon and Sunday noon Pacific Time for the fish you will not be eating on the Alaska cruise you are not taking this summer.Thanks to Heidi who provided the best vacation of the year for The Sweeney Sisters and took us along in the Facebook Group. Thank you to our sponsors for their support and to listeners for supporting them by using these urls:Harry's: www.harrys.com/satsistersMeUndies: www.meundies.com/sistersTo order Lian's novel The Sweeney Sisters go to amazon or bookshop.org (which supports indie bookstores.)To order any of the books on our Satellite Sisters Beach Bag Books list, go to this list on bookshop.org.Lian has several online book appearances coming up including a book club discussion about The Sweeney Sisters every Wednesday night on Crowdcast. It's fun and free. Sign up for an upcoming week with your whole book club! More details here on her website and shared on the Satellite Sisters Facebook Page and in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group.Check out the brand new Satellite Sisters website! Follow @satsisters on Instagram and Twitter.

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  • 07.07.2020
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    Susan Wiggs Interview plus New Website Goes Live, Outdoor Movies at Home, Work Advice

    Lian and Julie interview Susan Wiggs in the second half today's show. First up, info on our new website, some ideas about backyard movies this summer and some work advice and perspective from Liz.We freshened up our website! Check it out at www.satellitesisters.com. (If you have issues, be sure to clear your cache.) Many thanks to our web design Kate McMillan. You can find her at www.outboxonline.com or email her at [email protected] On the site, you get all the latest info about us, our books, the Satellite Sisters history and how to work with us for speeches or events. Plus a complete audio archive of every podcast episode - more than 850!Working It Out: Liz recommends this article about returning to work in the LA Times and some of these resources. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s guidance on returning to work and the National Employment Law Practice NELP’s resource guide for workers offer more detailed ideas. California’s Department of Industrial Relations has state-specific guidelines. Most states do.Susan Wiggs' latest book comes out today. It's The Lost and Found Bookshop. Find more information about this book and all of the the Satellite Sisters beach Bag Book Picks here on Lian Dolan's page at bookshop.org. Another of Susan's bestsellers The Oysterville Sewing Circle is out in paperback now. The book Susan recommends about caring for people with dementia is Advice For Future Corpses. The multicultural novels Susan recommends are Homegoing, The Henna Artist and Sabrina and Corina. Thank you to today's sponsors. Please use the urls and promo codes to support them and our show.ThirdLove: www.thirdlove.com/sistersFabFitFun: www.fabfitfun.com Use coupon code sisters

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  • 30.06.2020
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    Satellite Mister Carl Reiner, Family Test Results, Saharan Dust Storms, Black Hole Collisions, 4th of July Extravaganza Plans

    FAREWELL to the ultimate Satellite Mister Carl Reiner, one of our all-time favorite guests EVER. Lian still can't believe that he told us on our radio show in 2003 that Satellite Sisters "was a really good idea for a show!"Family Test Results: We've got some tests to report in the family. Keeps wearing those masks and social distancing, people! News from the natural world:WHAT IS A SAHARAN DUST STORM?https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2020/06/29/saharan-dust-united-states-get-another-cloud-week/3281263001/The MOST EXCITING THING IN ASTROPHYSICS!!! https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/25/science/black-hole-collision-ligo.html?smtyp=cur&smid=tw-nytimessciencANIMALS MISS US.https://www.washingtonpost.com/magazine/2020/06/24/some-zoo-animals-are-doing-fine-without-visitors-many-are-lonely-without-us/?arc404=trueCooking With Liz: Lian explains do’s and don’t for the Watermelon Ice cream Extravaganza. Here's the recipe and instructions from our Facebook Group.Liz is also looking for a watermelon cocktail recipe. What do you think of this one from Valerie Bertinelli's cooking show Valerie's How Cooking?Entertaining Sisters:Julie recommends this book about Churchhill and assures us it's much more interesting that you think! The Splendid and the Vile by Eric LarsonPlus, Chaser, a SoCal Melodic Punk Rock Band, is supporting Julie's nonprofit organization for early childhood learning by donating profits so let's support them by buying their music! www.chaserpunkrock.comLian has several online book appearances coming up including a book club discussion about The Sweeney Sisters every Wednesday night on Crowdcast. It's fun and free. Sign up for an upcoming week with your whole book club! More details here on her website and shared on the Satellite Sisters Facebook Page and in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group.Watch Lian's interview of writer Gina Fattore, author of The Spinster Diaries, in our Facebook Group .To order Lian's novel The Sweeney Sisters go to amazon or bookshop.org (which supports indie bookstores.)To order any of the books on our Satellite Sisters Beach Bag Books list, go to this list on bookshop.org.Thanks to today's sponsors. Please sure these urls to support them and support our show.Ritual: www.ritual.com/sistersHarry's: www.harrys.com/satsistersFabFit Fun: www.fabfitfun.com. Use coupon code sisters

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  • 23.06.2020
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    "Close The Gap" Year, Love in the Time of Covid, Crazy Corporate Cyberstalking, 4th of July Ice Cream Extravaganza

    Lian's inspired by Stephanie Koontz's speech about taking a "close the gap" year at her son's college graduation, Julie has tales of Love in the Time of Covid and Liz shares the insane details of the ex-EBay execs arrested for Cyberstalking with a warning: There IS such a thing as a bad idea in a brainstorming meeting. Plus special thanks to listener Jean Sandman Manthorne who figured out what our grandfather William Klarman did for a living. Family mystery solved!Lian has several online book appearances coming up including a book club discussion about The Sweeney Sisters every Wednesday night on Crowdcast. It's fun and free. Sign up for an upcoming week with your whole book club! More details here on her website and shared on the Satellite Sisters Facebook Page and in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group.Watch Lian interview writer Gina Fattore, author of The Spinster Diaries, in our Facebook Group . This premieres Friday June 26th at 9 am Pacific Time.To order Lian's novel The Sweeney Sisters go to amazon or bookshop.org (which supports indie bookstores.)Entertaining Sisters Recommendations:Get ready for Hamilton to begin streaming on Disney+ on July 3rd. And then 24/7 for the rest of your life!False Flag on Hulu - A great Israeli spy thrillerMoney Heist on Netflix - A great Spanish heist series. 4 seasons!Dallas Museum of Art lecture by Conor Knighton, author of the book Leave Only Footprints that Julie recommended. Online event Wednesday July 1 at 7 pm Central time.Big 4th of July Ice Cream Extravaganza COOKING WITH LIZ announcement! On July 1, 2 and 3, Liz will make Lian's Famous Ice Cream Watermelon! Here's the original link to the blog post with the recipe and step-by-step instructions. Thank you to our sponsors this week. Please use these special urls to support them:Third Love: www.thirdlove.com/sistersMeUndies: www.meundies.com/sisters

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  • 23.06.2020
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    Special Drop! Book Club Girl Podcast with Lian Dolan

    Satellite Sister Lian Dolan on this special episode drop of The Book Club Girl podcast talking about The Sweeney Sisters. The Book Club Girl Podcast is a biweekly podcast on which the show’s co-hosts, Tavia Kowalchuk and Eliza Rosenberry, talk about books perfectly suited for book clubs. They focus on one book each episode and this week, it’s The Sweeney Sisters. Plus, Summer reading recommendations & an audio clip from The Sweeney Sisters .Find out more about The Sweeney Sisters here.Find out more about The Book Club Girls Podcast here.

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  • 23.06.2020
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    Pandemic Parenting Special! With the Founders of Your Teen Media

    Lack of motivation. Academic backsliding. Social distancing collapsing. And everyone's driving you batty. Does this sound familiar? Do you have teens and college kids in the house? Do you have pandemic parenting questions? Susan Borison and Stephanie Silverman of Your Teen Media have answers. We tackle questions from the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group about what's happening in your house. And the stress and anxiety that everyone in the family feels.To find more Satellite Sisters: For all information about all things Satellite Sisters, go to our website: https://satellitesisters.comYou can listen to Satellite Sisters podcasts at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, any other podcast app or our website.Lian Dolan's new book The Sweeney Sisters is available at www.bookshop.orgTo listen to Lian's new Satellite Sisters playlists, download the Spotify app to your phone. Spotify. Search on Satellite Sisters and you'll see the white logos for her playlists. You'll also see blue logos for more than 840 Satellite Sisters episodes.To find Your Teen Media, Check out:PRINT MAGAZINEhttps://yourteenmag.com/subscribeNewsletterhttps://yourteenmag.com/sign-up-for-our-newsletterSOCIAL MEDIAhttps://www.facebook.com/YourTeenhttps://twitter.com/yourteenmaghttps://www.instagram.com/yourteenmag/https://www.pinterest.com/yourteenmag/https://www.linkedin.com/company/your-teen-magazinehttps://www.youtube.com/user/YourTeenMagazineCOVID INFOhttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLFajhIDXyae627fMcZcviFSg11H8wlBLV (76 videos)https://yourteen.mykajabi.com/free-digital-magazine https://yourteen.mykajabi.com/free-digital-magazine-2-0https://bit.ly/QAreplayPODCASThttps://evergreenpodcasts.com/your-teen

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Racial Justice, Workplace Advice, New Dolan Family Mystery, Sweeney Sisters Book Clubs. Entertainment Tips

    Today we talk about taking action in the area of racial justice, both personally and professionally,then we've got some workplace advice (Stop The Unmasked Sneezing!), some entertainment ideas and a family controversy about our grandfather's actual line of work. Train conductor? Brewmaster? Truck Driver? Who knows.COVID-19 pandemic continues to have wide effects. Julie talks about education and cites info Students Falling Months Behind During Virus Disruptions. Liz is working on her approach to an "exposure budget" based on this story Five Rules To Live By During A Pandemic. Lian has interesting info on what college will be like in the fall.In Working it Out, Liz cites Forbes article: Dear White People, Ten Action Steps You Can Take To Promote Racial Justice In The Workplace and recommends this excellent podcast: Women At Work Podcasts from HBR: Sisterhood is Scarce and Sisterhood is Power. Podcast here.Find out more about Dolly Chugh’s book, “The Person You Mean to Be: How Good People Fight Bias,” here: http://www.dollychugh.com/book/BRING YOUR OWN BOOK CLUB: LIAN'S TALKING ABOUT THE SWEENEY SISTERS. Lian will be hosting free book club discussions about The Sweeney Sisters Book Club every Wednesday night in June and July on Crowdcast. All details for free sign-up at www.liandolan.com and on all Satellite Sisters social media.Entertaining Sisters:Julie recommends reading Leave Only Footprints: My Acadia to Zion Journey Through Every National Park by Conor Knighton.OFFSTAGE online event from New York Times Events - a nice way to spend Thursday night if you need a touch of Broadway!Next week's show is a special on parenting during the time of pandemic. Lian has a thread started in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group for your questions and suggestions. Lian Dolan's new book The Sweeney Sisters is available at www.bookshop.orgTo listen to Lian's new Satellite Sisters playlists, download the Spotify app to your phone. Spotify. Search on Satellite Sisters and you'll see the white logos for her playlists. You'll also see blue logos for more than 840 Satellite Sisters episodes.For all information about all things Satellite Sisters, go to our website: https://satellitesisters.comYou can listen to Satellite Sisters podcasts at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, any other podcast app or our website.Thank you to our sponsors. Please use these special urls and promo codes:Framebridge: www.framebridge.com Promo Code sistersLiquidIV: www.liquidIV.com Promo Code sistersKiwiCo: www.kiwico.com/sistersRitual: www.ritual.com/sisters

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  • 16.06.2020
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    A Satellite Sisters Check-In - Our Sadness, Our Hopes plus a Kindergarten Graduation and New Dog Pool.

    We begin today just checking in. What are we feeling? What should we do about it? How can we support our friends and sisters? How do we heal the pain? One thing: More listening.From there, some good news. A thrilling lift-off to space and some exciting twists to the story. Did you know both astronauts are also married to astronauts? Julie celebrates graduation from kindergarten. Not hers, though it feels that way. She also makes a major purchase for her backyard yards that isn't exactly going swimmingly. A Dog Pool.In our work advice segment Working It Out, we answer two listener questions about how to get through these hard times. A working mom who is having trouble dealing with her first grader AND getting her actual job done, and another mother who, Franklin, just doesn't like having her husband and kids at home all day! Deb and Beth, we feel you. Post any of your own work-related questions on the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group and we will tackle on future episodes.Lian is trying to find the Texas book club that booked her to appear in August. It's lost among all of her social messaging apps. Help! Was it you? Contact Lian from her website www.liandolan.com. She also found a couple great listener letters that came in months ago. Sorry!On Cooking With Liz, we hear all about Mama Capra's Marinara Sauce. This week. Liz will attempt Vietnamese Salad Rolls and Dipping Sauces. Watch in our Facebook Group live at Thursday noon PT, Saturday noon PT and Sunday noon PT. Peace and Sauce, sisters and misters!In Entertaining Sisters, we recommend watching the documentaries about Christo and Jeanne Claude by the Maysles brothers including Running Fence, Islands and The Gates. Christo died this week at the age of 84.BRING YOUR OWN BOOK CLUB: LIAN'S TALKING ABOUT THE SWEENEY SISTERS. Lian announces a new series of Book Club opportunities every Wednesday night in June and July. Details at www.liandolan.com and on all Satellite Sisters social media. Free. Easy. Fun. For those who have read the book and aren't afraid of spoilers!

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  • 16.06.2020
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    New Quarantining Habits, Workplace Advice and Leadership Now, Mindy Kaling's Never Have I Ever, Book Club News For Sweeney Sisters Readers

    Lian and Liz both have new quarantine habits. Liz even has a slogan. Stop The Slide.Lian has high praise for Mindy Kaling's new Netflix show Never Have I Ever. Special shout-out for surprise John McEnroe stunt casting.Liz answers some of your work and workplace questions from the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group.Resources mentioned during Liz's Satellite Sisters Working It Out segment:Time Magazine article: Scared To Return To Work Amid Coronavirus? Your OptionsForbes Magazine: Planning For Early RetirementThe Unemployment Rate Among Older Adults: What to do if you lose your jobFor concerns about discrimination or workplace safety. also seek out your state contacts for OSHA and National Labor Relations Board and speak to your union if you are represented by one.We also recommend this episode of Katie Couric's podcast that features an interview with Shake Shack's Danny Meyers and this Fresh Air episode with Tim Colicchio.BRING YOUR OWN BOOK CLUB: LIAN'S TALKING ABOUT THE SWEENEY SISTERS. Lian will be announcing a new series of Book Club opportunities every Wednesday night in June and July so watch for details at www.liandolan.com and on all Satellite Sisters social media.Thanks to our sponsors. Please use these special urls and promo codes.FabFitFun: www.fabfitfun.com Use coupon code sisters #fabfitfunpartner Framebridge: www.framebridge.com Use promo code sistersRitual: www.ritual.com/sistersMeUndies: www.meundies.com/sistersFor the complete list of Satellite Sisters Beach Bag Books for 2020 with links to all, go to our website here.This week Lian talks about two works of historical fiction.To order any of these books and support indie bookstores, go to www.bookshop.orgDon't forget about Lian Dolan's new book The Sweeney Sisters, also available at www.bookshop.orgTo listen to Lian's new Satellite Sisters playlists, download the Spotify app to your phone. Spotify. Search on Satellite Sisters and you'll see the white logos for her playlists. You'll also see blue logos for more than 840 Satellite Sisters episodes.For all information about all things Satellite Sisters, go to our website: https://satellitesisters.comYou can listen to Satellite Sisters podcasts at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, any other podcast app or our website.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Satellite Sisters 2020 Best Beach Bag Books Special! Interview with Sarah Pekkanen and Greer Hendricks, plus book and podcast recommendations from the Satellite Sisters

    For the complete list of Satellite Sisters Beach Bag Books for 2020 with links to all, go to our website here.To order any of these books and support indie bookstores, go to www.bookshop.orgDon't forget about Lian Dolan's new book The Sweeney Sisters, also available at www.bookshop.orgFor more on Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen, authors of You Are Not Alone and our interview subjects today, go here. The new podcasts we recommended on this episode are:Dear Governor: A brand new 8 episode podcast series from our longtime Satellite Sister Corny Koehl. She tells the story of Jarvis Masters, a man on Death Row in California, and invites listeners to dig a little deeper into their own beliefs about what the death penalty accomplishes. Subscribe here. Facebook Page here.Sugar Calling: A new interview series from author Cheryl Strayed. Unlike her previous podcast Dear Sugar where she dispensed the advice, this time Cheryl calls older wiser folks for their perspective in a pandemic world. They are all some of her favorites writers including George Saunders, Judy Blume, Pico Iyer, Amy Tan and Margaret Atwood. Subscribe here. The Wild with Chris Morgan. Stories about the natural world. Take your minds into forests, mountains and theminds of animals. Chris Morgan lives in the Pacific Northwest but his stuffy British accent works very well to relax and inform you. Subscribe here.Thanks to our sponsors and thanks to listeners who support them by using our special urls:KiwiCo: www.kiwico.com/sistersWarby Parker: www.warbyparker.com/sistersHarry's: www.harrys.com/satsistersLiquidIV: www.liquidIV.comTo listen to Lian's new Satellite Sisters playlists, download the Spotify app to your phone. Spotify. Search on Satellite Sisters and you'll see the white logos for her playlists. You'll also see blue logos for more than 840 Satellite Sisters episodes.For all information about all things Satellite Sisters, go to our website: https://satellitesisters.comYou can listen to Satellite Sisters podcasts at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, any other podcast app or our website.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Life Opening Up, College Graduations and Admissions, Fantasy Escapes, Birdwatching Boom

    Lian's upcoming online appearances for The Sweeney Sisters include the Pequot Library, our hometown hangout that's featured in the book. Former college admissions officer Julie has thoughts about how admissions testing will or won't work in the future and Lian thinks about all the college graduations not taking place this spring, including her son's. Liz envies a castaway who was camping out on a forbidden island and is is surprised to learn about the YouTube Video sub-genre that's all about abandoned places. And Lian's on top of the bird-watching trend. IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ABOUT DATE CHANGE FOR OUR SIXTH & I SATELLITE SISTERS 20TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW: This event has been rescheduled for June 13, 2021. Tickets for the May 17 show will be automatically honored for the new date, and no action is required. If you had tickets to the show in May and cannot attend the rescheduled show, please consider allowing the value of your ticket to act as a tax-deductible donation to support our non-profit operation during this difficult time. All buyers will be contacted by Sixth & I.Entertaining Sisters:Catch the final two episodes of Homeland and pay attention to Saul's house. Allegedly in McLean Virginia, it's actually down the street from Lian in Pasadena.Julie recommends online tours of Brooklyn Botanic Garden and the Dallas Arboretum.Liz announces that this season of Cooking With Liz in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group will be Barefoot Contessa's Turkey Meatloaf. Episodes will go live Thursday, Saturday and Sunday at noon Pacific Time.Thanks to today's podcast sponsors. Please use these urls to support them and us!ThirdLove: www.thirdlove.com/sistersHoney: www.joinhoney.com/sistersTo listen to Lian's new Satellite Sisters playlists, download the Spotify app to your phone. Spotify. Search on Satellite Sisters and you'll see the white logos for her playlists. You'll also see blue logos for more than 840 Satellite Sisters episodes.For all information about all things Satellite Sisters, go to our website: https://satellitesisters.comYou can listen to Satellite Sisters podcasts at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, any other podcast app or our website.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Celebrate Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters: Ask Lian Anything!

    It's Lian Dolan pub date for The Sweeney Sisters. We celebrate with an Ask Lian Anything. Thanks for all your questions! For complete info on Lian's appearances online, go to her Lian Dolan author page here. To order The Sweeney Sisters and support indie bookstores in the process, go to Bookshop.org or Greenlight Book in Brooklyn.Julie and Lian review Cooking with Liz latest season: Roast Salmon. They have some constructive criticism. But miraculously Liz get's renewed for a Season 7!! The assignment is baking. Ruh-roh. You can watch all the Cooking With Liz episodes in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group or by following @satsisters on Instagram. Watch Lian be interviewed by best-selling author Susan Wiggs on the Vroman's Crowdcast platform. Julie has some fascinating insight into how Denmark is opening their schools for the youngest kids. Will we be able to pull that off in the US?Entertaining Sisters: Julie and Liz are both watch Ozark. Dark but SO entertaining. Liz also recommends the Steven Sondheim 90th Birthday Party which you can find online here. Wildly entertaining and a nice palate cleanser from Ozark. You need to relieve the tension. Here's the link to play it on YouTube. Thank you and Happy Birthday to today's sponsor Brooklinen. Please use this link and the promo code sisters.To listen to Lian's new Satellite Sisters playlists, download the Spotify app to your phone. Spotify. Search on Satellite Sisters and you'll see the white logos for her playlists. You'll also see blue logos for more than 840 Satellite Sisters episodes.For all information about all things Satellite Sisters, go to our website: https://satellitesisters.comYou can listen to Satellite Sisters podcasts at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, any other podcast app or our website.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    New Great American Greeting, Sweeney Sisters Pub Date 4/28, Cooking With Liz S5 Review, Pizza Groundhog!

    Final countdown has begun to the publication date of Lian's new novel The Sweeney Sisters on April 28. To get in on the east coast online event at A Mightly Blaze at 2 pm ET/11 am PT or the Vroman's west coast event at 6 pm PT/9 pm ET, go to Lian's author page here. Both events are free but the Vroman's event on crowdcast requires preregistration.On today's podcast, Julie has a HUGE idea for The New American Greeting. Get on board!More animal news from Lian. She's loving Pizza Groundhog, a worthy successor to Pizza Rat, plus the Adelaide Kangaroo.She recommends two podcasts on The Wolves of Yellowstone. This Is Love and Criminal.Cooking with Liz: Lian and Julie review Liz's preparation and presentation of this recipe for Turmeric-Spiced Cauliflower and Broccoli with Capers from Rancho La Puerta by Torrie Borrelli. Her book is The Mexican Keto Cookbook.Liz's assignment for Season 6 of Cooking with Liz is Lian's favorite salmon recipe. Roasted Salmon with Dill, Capers and Horseradish. Entertaining Sisters:Wallander on PBS. Hamlet as a detective.The Last Dance, a 10-part ESPN series about Michael Jordan. The first two episodes set new viewing records for documentaries on ESPN. The versions containing strong adult language air on ESPN (TV-MA) while an alternate option edited for that language will air simultaneously on ESPN2 (TV-14-L).Thank you to our sponsors. You can support our podcast by using these custom urls:Ritual: www.ritual.com/sistersMeUndies: www.meundies.com/sistersTo listen to Lian's new Satellite Sisters playlists, download the Spotify app to your phone. Spotify. Search on Satellite Sisters and you'll see the white logos for her playlists. You'll also see blue logos for more than 840 Satellite Sisters episodes.For all information about all things Satellite Sisters, go to our website: https://satellitesisters.comYou can listen to Satellite Sisters podcasts at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, any other podcast app or our website.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Weird Dreams, Tragic Optimism, FOXES!, 'Cooking With Liz' S4 Review.

    Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters comes out on April 28. Thanks for preordering the book online and at through local Indie bookstores here. Also, please ask your local library to order a copy. To follow all of Lian's activities, check out her new website.Get a signed bookplate from Lian. Fill out this Google doc.Corona Catch-Up. How are you doing?Julie recommends the Skullduggery Eyewitness Kits Perfect Cast Fossilworks Craft Kit for Nana Academy learning. Cultivating a sense of tragic optimism despite the sense of overwhelming grief. Articles here and here.Weird Dreams? You are not alone.Book about Loneliness by Former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, MD:Together. The Healing Power of Human Connection In A Sometimes Lonely WorldFOXES are Fun! Lian recommends the fascinating audiobook The Hidden World of the Fox by Adele Brand. SPONSORS:Thank you for supporting our sponsors by using our special urls:Harry’s www.harrys.com/satsistersLiquid IV www.liquidiv.com/sistersWarby Parker www.warbyparker.com/sistersThirdlove www.thirdlove.com/sistersTo listen to Lian's new Satellite Sisters playlists, download the Spotify app to your phone. Spotify. Search on Satellite Sisters and you'll see the white logos for her playlists. You'll also see blue logos for more than 840 Satellite Sisters podcasts.For all information about all things Satellite Sisters, go to our website: https://satellitesisters.comYou can listen to Satellite Sisters podcasts at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, any other podcast app or our website.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Good + Bad Relationship Advice, The Queen's Address, Cooking With Liz Season 4: LIVE From Her Fridge, TV + Playlist Recommendations

    Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters comes out on April 28. Thanks for preordering the book online and at your local Indie book stores. Also, please ask your local library to order a copy. To follow all of Lian's activities, check out her new website.How to get a signed bookplate from Lian. Fill out this Google doc. Lian reviews good and bad relationship advice for corona couples:https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/27/world/coronavirus-lockdown-relationships.htmlhttps://thebudgetsavvybride.com/love-in-the-time-of-coronavirus-how-covid19-is-making-and-breaking-relationships/https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/how-do-life/202003/tough-problems-relationships-in-the-time-coronavirushttps://www.talkspace.com/blog/coronavirus-relationship-quarantine-advice/Living in co-housing under Stay At Home rules.Cooking With Liz Season 4 Announcement: LIVE FROM THE FRIDGE. In order to comply with LA County Public Health officials request to avoid going to grocery stores for the next two weeks, Liz's challenge in Season 4 will be to make something delicious with whatever she's got in her fridge right NOW. On Thursday at noon Pacific Time, she will conduct a Facebook Live tour of her fridge, then on Saturday at noon and Sunday at noon you will get episode 2 and the season finale. All live in the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group. Join the Satellite Sisters Facebook Group, be part of the breakout new series Cooking With Liz.Today's Entertaining Sisters recommendations: Baghdad CentralUnorthodox on NetflixStaying In with Emily and Kumail PodcastThank you to today's sponsor Honey. News about our May 17 event at Sixth & I in Washington DC. Our live show will be postponed until next year. All who have already purchased tickets will be contacted via email by Sixth & I. We are now working on a plan to hold an event virtually on the original date. Details to come. To listen to Lian's new Satellite Sisters playlists, download the Spotify app to your phone. Spotify. Search on Satellite Sisters and you'll see the white logos for her playlists. You'll also see blue logos for more than 840 Satellite Sisters podcasts.For all information about all things Satellite Sisters, go to our website: https://satellitesisters.comYou can listen to Satellite Sisters podcasts at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, any other podcast app or our website.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Satellite Sisters Community, Leadership in a Crisis, Nana Academy Report, "Cooking With Liz" Reviewed and Renewed!

    News about our May 17 event at Sixth & I in Washington DC. Our live show will be postponed until next year. All who have already purchased tickets will be contacted via email by Sixth & I. We are now working on a plan to hold an event virtually on the original date. Details to come. Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters comes out on April 28. Thanks for preordering the book online and at your local Indie book stores. Also, please ask your local library to order a copy. To follow all of Lian's activities, check out her new website.Lian still has the college radio DJ skills. To listen to Lian's new Satellite Sisters playlists, download the Spotify app to your phone. Spotify. Search on Satellite Sisters and you'll see the white logos for her playlists. You'll also see blue logos for more than 840 Satellite Sisters podcasts.For all information about all things Satellite Sisters, go to our website: https://satellitesisters.comYou can listen to Satellite Sisters podcasts at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, any other podcast app or our website.Join our Satellite Sisters Facebook Group, be part of the conversation and watch some of our new videos including Cooking With Liz. This week, she will make the vegetable chili from one of our favorite cookbook authors Claire Tansey. Her latest book is Uncomplicated. Here's the recipe as it appeared in Parade.Looking for new toys to entertain kids at home? Our favorites come from SDToyz. including their Smithsonian Museum Craft Kits.Thank you for supporting our sponsors by using these custom urls:Rothys: www.rothys.com/sistersMeUndies: www.meundies.com/sistersHarry's: www.harrys.com/satsisters (Note new code here: satsisters not sisters)

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Nana Academy with Julie, Lian's Strategies On How To Adjust To These Times, Olympic Postponement with Liz plus Cooking, TV

    So how's everyone doing out there? Lian and Julie both have observations about managing these times, while Liz is cooking things up in the kitchen. That's right, Liz of all people! We are thinking random thoughts, dealing with ambiguity, learning how to cook, and cancelling all of our Olympic-related plans.Thanks for letting us know what you are up to on your Satellite Sisters Facebook Group. Join!For Liz and others learning to cook, Lian recommends Valerie Bertinelli's show in the Food Network.For TV viewing, Julie recommends The Stranger on Netflix.Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters comes out on April 28. Thanks for preordering the book online and at your local Indie book stores. It means a lot. Also, please ask your local library to order a copy. To follow all of Lian's activities, check out her new website.Lian still has the college radio DJ skills. To listen to Lian's new Satellite Sisters playlists, download the Spotify app to your phone. Spotify. Search on Satellite Sisters and you'll see the white logos for her playlists. You'll also see blue logos for more than 840 Satellite Sisters podcasts.For all information about all things Satellite Sisters, go to our website: https://satellitesisters.comYou can listen to Satellite Sisters podcasts at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, any other podcast app or our website.Thank you to today's podcast sponsors. Please use these urls and promo codes to support usThirdlove www.thirdlove.com/sisters Zip Recruiter www.ziprecruiter.com/sistersRitual www.ritual.com/sistersLiquid IV www.liqiudiv.com/sisters

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Satellite Sisters Special: Community and Connection in the time of Corona PLUS an special excerpt of the audiobook of Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters

    Satellite Sisters Special Episode: The importance of community and connection during the time of corona PLUS a surprise excerpt of the audiobook of Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters.For complete info, go to www.liandolan.comTo pre-order the audiobook, go to www.audible.com/sisters or libro.fmTo pre-order the book, go to you favorite indie bookstore (Lian's fave is Vroman's) or any online source like amazon.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Lian's Rhythm Nation Triumph, Julie's Data on Drunk Shopping, Liz Salutes Anti-Influencers

    Lian nails Rhythm Nation at her dance showcase. Actual video posted here in Satellite Sisters Facebook Group! Julie needs a ruling on some grocery store behavior. Liz thinks anti-influencers might be getting a bum rap. Plus the rise of drunk shopping, the end of Safe For Work, shout-out to the Time 100 and L A Times Sports Game Changers.In Entertaining Sisters, Liz recommends the new sports podcast Hall of Shame from Crooked Media and offers to be the hosts' go-to baby boomer for generational sports and cultural references. (They didn't know Love Story????. Come onnnnnn.)Liz recommends A Tidy Inbox for all who need some online organizational troubleshooting. Worth every dollar for her to get the calendars and inboxes synced!Lian announces the latest winners in The Sweeney Sisters giveaway and had some dates for her book tour:Dayton Dallas Southport, CT Portland, ORWhat's a seed bomb? Julie explains.Thanks to our sponsors. Use these urls and promo codes to support them.AWAY www.awaytravel.com/sisters25Warby Parker www.warbyparker.com/sistersRothy's www.rothys.com/sistersZip Recruiter www.ziprecruiter.com/sistersDon't forget to come see ALL FIVE SATELLITE SISTERS FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY on Sunday May 17th in Washington DC. Complete details here and ticketing here.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Creativity, Coronavirus, Olympic Marathon, Cooking vs Postmates, Book Recommendations, The Sweeney Sisters Drawing

    Buy TIX now! Satellite Sisters LIVE in Washington DC on May 17: Details on our website here. Direct link to tickets sales for Sixth & I here.Liz has a report on The Box Sessions creativity gathering including the fab Lynda Barry. #theboxsessionsCoronoavirus: Julie the closing of the Louvre/ No French Kissing and South Korea using smartphone apps to alert users if they come within 100m of a location visited by someone who had coronavirusRIP Trader Joe.Entertaining Sisters:Julie's Late to the Party Book Recommendation: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul KalanithiLian's book recommendations:Last Couple StandingSuch a Fun Age You are Not AloneThank you to our sponsors. Please use these special urls and codes:Joybird www.joybird.com/sisters25MeUndies www.meundies.com/sistersRitual www.ritual.com/sisters ThirdLove www.thirdlove.com/sisters

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  • 16.06.2020
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    BIG Event Announcement, Lian's Birthday, Julie's Target Tutorial, Weinstein Verdict, Katherine Johnson, B. Smith

    ACTION REQUIRED! Today we announce Satellite Sisters LIVE: Our 20th Anniversary Live Podcast on May 17 at Sixth & I in Washington DC. Many details on our website here. Direct link to tickets sales for Sixth & I here.Thanks to our sponsor for their support of the podcast. Please support them by using these special urls and promo codes.Rothys www.rothys.comLiquid IV www.liquidiv.com promo code sistersZip Recruiter www.ziprecruiters.com/sistersHarrys www.harrys.com/sisters Today's podcast includes salutes to Katherine Johnson and B. Smith, two notable Satellite Sisters.Julie has travel tips for serious readers. Want to visit hotels with special curated book collections? It's a thing!Read about the trend here and here.In other trends, do you need a bracelet that jams Siri or Alexa from listening to your conversations?A verdict comes in the Harvey Weinstein case. For a explanation of the trial, the verdict and the implications, listen to this episode of The Daily with Megan Twohey and Jodi Cantor, the NYT journalists who also wrote She Said.BOOK NEWS: Enter our new contest to win an advance copy of Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters by posting a photo of you and your Satellite Sisters or Misters on Instagram or in our Satellite Sisters Facebook Group with the hashtags #TheSweeneySisters and #satsisters. Once a week, Lian will randomly pull one winner from each.Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters comes out on April 28. Thanks for preordering the book online and at your local Indie book stores. It means a lot. Also, please ask your local library to order a copy. To follow all of Lian's activities, check out her new website.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Listen to this: Book Club Girl Podcast with Author Jean Kwok

    Satellite Sisters is off this week, but we recommend the Book Club Girl Podcast. Hosts Jen & Tavia, two avid readers and believers in books, discuss great book club picks, talk to authors and offer audio samples of new books. In today's episode, they discuss the New York Times bestseller Searching for Sylvie Lee with writer Jean Kwok. Hear the dramatic personal story that inspired her to write this globe-trotting suspense novel. Find Book Club Girl on all podcast platforms and on social @bookclubgirl

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Oscars, Friendship, Sketchy Business Advice For Kardashians, Winners of The Sweeney Sisters Giveaway

    Enter our new contest to win an advance copy of Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters by posting a photo of you and your Satellite Sisters or Misters on Instagram or in our Satellite Sisters Facebook Group with the hashtags #TheSweeneySisters and #satsisters. Once a week, Lian will randomly pull one winner from each.Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters comes out on April 28. Thanks for preordering the book online and at your local Indie book stores. It means a lot. Also, please ask your local library to order a copy. To follow all of Lian's activities, check out her new website.This week's episode: Lian pulls the very first contest winners plus:Oscar Round-Up 2020: ET has their recap. LA Times has their recap. And Satellite Sisters has ours. Plus producer Lian rewrites the Oscar show flow.Lian has interesting health news:When Life Throws You Curveballs:Looking on the bright side of life: Optimism is good for your health.Tuesday Trends:Flip Phones Are Back!Kim Kardashian's Shapewear AmbitionsFacial Recognition in Schools. (For more on facial recognition, listen to this edition of The Daily.)We assert again that friends are always worth the effort and Julie has research to prove it.Is it just us or are we getting more irresistible High Distraction Factor News:Naked CookingCat + Dog TVEntertaining Sisters:HGTV Unsellable Houses--New show with twin sister real estate agents Long Bright River by Liz Moore : Julie liked this gritty crime/family drama with two sistersWhat The Constitution Means To Me: The Broadway show is on a national tour now. Liz saw it in LA. It tackles issues related to women's rights and the U S Constitution. For more detail, we recommend the episode of Katie Couric's podcast that covers the ERA. She interviews the author and provides some really interesting history.Thanks for supporting our sponsors. please use these special urls and promo codes:Ritual: www.ritual.com/sistersFramebridge: www.framebridge.com Use promo code sistersAway: www.awaytravel.com/sisters20ThirdLove: www.thirdlove.com/sisters

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Lian's Latin Dance, WeWork WeCrashed, SOS Response, PREcrastination, The Sweeney Sisters Advance Copy Contest on Insta and FB.

    Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters comes out on April 28. Thanks for preordering the book online and at your local Indie book stores. It means a lot. Also, please ask your local library to order a copy. To follow all of Lian's activities, check out her new website.Enter our new Instagram contest for The Sweeney Sisters by posting a photo of you and your Satellite Sisters or Misters on Instagram or in our Satellite Sisters Facebook Group with the hashtags #TheSweeneySisters and #satsisters. Once a week, Lian will randomly pull one winner from each.You must use hashtags #TheSweeneySisters and #satsisters to get in the random drawing.Also on today's podcast:Did you love the Shakira and JLo Super Bowl Halftime Show as much as Lian? She announces her new dance showcase!Oscar Predictions. Lian's son Colin has strong opinions on this. Are you ready for your Oscar ballot?Coronavirus in the news. Updates from several members of the Satellite Sisters Facebook Community who live in Asia.Have you heard of PreCrastination? Julie explains.Bitter Business Bureau: Listen to WeCrashed from Wondery about the WeWork debacle. Liz explains her outrage.Fitness Trends from L A Times : Lian has a review of new trends. Liz is starting her own Fight Camp.MeUndies www.meundies.com/sistersZipRecruiter www.meundies.com/sistersJoybird www.joybird.com/sisters25Harrys www.harrys.com/sisters

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  • 16.06.2020
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    The Death of Kobe Bryant & Liz's Relationship with the athlete, Sting in The Last Ship, Travel Tid Bits

    Kobe Bryant: A great athlete, a complex and complicated man. Such a sad loss. Lian cites this column about Kobe from Bill Plaschke in the LA Times. Liz tells the surprising story of how she originally met Kobe.Julie's getting her info on the new coronavirus from either a reliable source like the CDC or longtime Satellite Sister Erin who writes about Hiding From The Virus in the Deployment Diatribes from her home in Beijing.If Jeff Bezos can't keep his phone from getting hacked, how can we? But being smarter than Jeff Bezos, which is not that hard, it turns out.Migration complete! Ready for book launch. Check out Lian's new websiteEntertaining Sisters:The Last Ship: We came for Sting. We stayed for the ship. Read this story about how The Last Ship was recreated after it's Broadway run.Cheer on Netflix. Julie is all in and even check out Corsicana Texas, the fruitcake capital.Brooklinen www.brooklinen.com Use promo code sistersRothys www.rothys.com/sistersLiquid IV www.liquidIV.com Use promo code sisters at checkoutThirdlove www.thirdlove.com/sisters

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Lian's Home Harvest, Julie's Putin Power Analysis, Liz's Jennifer Aniston Shout-Out plus Health Hodge-Podge!

    Thank you for supporting the Satellite Sisters podcast by supporting our sponsors. Please use these urls and promo codes.Framebridge: www.framebridge.com Use promo code sistersRitual: www.ritual.com/sisters Warby Parker: www.warbyparker.com/sisters Honey: www.joinhoney.com Lian's got news! The first event to promote her new novel The Sweeney Sisters is scheduled for Mission Viejo, CA on Feb. 16, 2020. Yes, the book will be in the swag bag! Order your tickets here.Lian Dolan's new novel The Sweeney Sisters comes out on April 28. Thanks for preordering the book online and at your local Indie book stores. It means a lot. Also, please ask your local library to order a copy. To follow all of Lian's activities, check out her new website.Today's podcast episode:Our NFL news has an LA real estate twist. Welcome to town, Aaron and Danica!Bitter Business Bureau - The Schadenfreude Edition. College students say Tech firms are OUT.Do you love fruits and vegetables as much as Lian does? Read the LA Times salute to The Kiwi Kween. RIP.Entertaining Sisters:Julie recommends The Bridge on Amazon Prime. A Swedish/Danish drama.Liz is very happy for Jennifer Aniston. Happy SAG Award , Jen and we loved the finale of The Morning Show.Uh, oh. Goop has a TV show. Liz also checked out the new Goop store.Healthy Hodge Podge: Lian has a round-up of health news.Breaking Dog Allergy News! https://www.cnn.com/2020/01/07/health/male-dog-allergy-wellness/index.htmlMorning habits that set up your day https://www.self.com/story/morning-routine-habitsHow much water do you really need? https://www.self.com/story/how-much-water-should-you-drink-a-day

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Royal News! What say we about Harry and Meghan? Plus Revolutionary Marriage Tip, Where to Travel in 2020, Film + TV Recommendations

    Meghan and Harry's announcement about stepping down. We have MUCH to discuss. And by the way, congrats Canada!Plus:Oscar Nominations: Do we really have to go see The Joker? Liz is not feeling it. Instead she recommends the trio of Little Women, The Farewell and The Hustler. Nominations be damned. Julie's got strong thoughts about Marriage Story.Lian recommends Spinning Out on Netflix and Zoe's Extraordinary Playlist on NBC. 52 Places To Go. Great travel tips for the coming year from the New York Times travel section.Thanks to this week's sponsors. Please use these custom urls and promo codes to support Satellite Sisters:Thirdlove www.thirdlove.com/sistersAway www.awaytravel.com/sisters20ZipRecruiter www.ziprecruiter.com/sistersMeUndies www.meundies.com/sistersLian's got news! The first event to promote her new novel The Sweeney Sisters is scheduled for Mission Viejo, CA on Feb. 16, 2020. Yes, the book will be in the swag bag! Order your tickets here.Meanwhile, thanks for preordering the book at your local Indie book stores. It means a lot. Official publication date is April 28. You can do that here. Also, please ask your local library to buy a copy.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Visions for 2020, Ghosn's Great Escape from Japan, Harvey Weinstein Trial + Books, The Sweeney Sisters News

    We share our themes for the new year 2020. For Satellite Sisters, It's also the year of The Sweeney Sisters, Lian's new novel. Pre-order The Sweeney Sisters here. Her book launch will happen at Vroman's in Pasadena on April 28. Come celebrate with her. Lian also has a book event in Mission Viejo CA in February. Here's a link for tickets.Julie has the exciting details of auto exec escape from Japan.There are new charges against Harvey Weinstein in LA as his trial starts in NYC. Liz listened to both books about the Harvey Weinstein investigation and recommends them: She Said by New York Times reports Meghan Twohy and Jodi Kantor and Catch and Kill by Ronan Farrow. Catch and Kill is also a podcast.How did Netflix shoot the Sistine Chapel in The Two Popes?Thank you to our sponsors. Please use these links and promo codes to support our show:Rothys: www.rothys.com/sistersRitual: www.ritual.com/sistersLiquidIV: www.liquidIV.com Use promo code sisters at checkoutJoybird: www.joybird.com/sisters25 Use promo code sisters25

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Holiday Cooking Tips, Best DIY Gifts + Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Travel Guide

    Lian and Julie welcome cookbook author Claire Tansey of Uncomplicated:Take the Stress Out of Home Cooking. Claire gives us her expert advice on Holiday Food and Easy Entertaining. Find her recipes, book and videos here: https://clairetansey.com . Plus, we have Lian's Insider's Guide to the Rose Parade, Rose Bowl and Pasadena. Julie's got book recommendations for young readers. Her list:Lalani of the Distant Sea by Erin Entrada KellyA Wolf Called Wander by Rosanne ParryThe Vanderbeekers to the Rescue by Karina Yan GlaserDogMan Fetch-22 by Dav Pilkey ( creator of Captain Underpants)Thanks to SponsorsRothys Kopari The New Yorker Use URL and promo code Sisters Flamingo

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Farewell Madam Secretary, Urban Nana's Best Books for Kids, Lian's Upcoming Book Event for The Sweeney Sisters

    Lian's got news! The first event to promote her new novel The Sweeney Sisters is scheduled for Mission Viejo, CA on Feb. 16, 2020. Yes, the book will be in the swag bag! Order your tickets here.Meanwhile, thanks for preordering the book at your local Indie book stores. It means a lot.Lian will be on the faculty at the Erma Bombeck Writers Workshop in Dayton, OH from April 1 to April 4.Registration starts December 12 and sells out FAST! Go here: http://humorwriters.org/2020-workshop/Liz has been saying FINISH STRONG for a month. Now the New York Times agrees.Her OTHER podcast Safe For Work made a list of the best podcasts of the year. Yeah! Need any workplace or career advice? Email [email protected], Madam Secretary! Lian and Julie loved this show and wrap up their thoughts after the series finale.Our favorite new real life elected official? The new 34 year old Prime Minister of Finland!Julie's got a new plan for wrapping her book club gift exchange. We'll just see how that works.Urban Nana’s holiday book list for kids (or grandkids!), Part One:Little Mole’s Wish by Sang-keun KimHome in the Woods by Eliza WheelerThe Big Book of Beasts by Yuval ZommerThank you to our sponsors. Please use these special urls and codes:MeUndies www.meundies.com/sistersBrooklinen www.brooklinen.com Use promo code sisters Thirdlove www.thirdlove.com/sistersFabFitFun www.fabfitfun.com Use coupon code sisters #fabfitfunpartnerShop for Satellite Sisters merch here.Follow us on @Twitter and @Instagram @satsisters. Like our Facebook Page for all our news.Join our Facebook Group to get in on the conversation.Visit our full website satellitesisters.com.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    What a 34 Year-Old Glamour Magazine Can Teach Us, Beignets No Bourbon Tour of New Orleans with Kids, A New Holiday - Unsubscribe Saturday

    Shop Satellite Sisters merch here. Visit our Satellite Sisters website here.Lian has breaking news from a 34 year old edition of Glamour Magazine, Liz has a bone to pick with Jack Dorsey in the Bitter Business Bureau installment and launches a new holiday - Unsubscribe Saturday to follow Black Friday. Julie promotes her personal Beignets No Bourbon tour of New Orleans with her grandchildren. Visit these spots:Audubon Nature Institute Zoo and AquariumNew Orleans City Park National World War Two Museum: https://www.nationalww2museum.orgCafe du Monde: www.cafedumonde.comDomilises Poboys: www.domilisespoboys.comPaladar 511 Restaurant Plum Street Snowball Entertaining Sisters:Liz recommends 14 Days with Felicity, a very funny podcast about Felicity Huffman calling from jail, and Lindsay Vonn: The Final Season on HBO. A great doc about a great skier we already miss.Julie had one big issue with Knives Out (Talking to you, Daniel Craig!) and watched a Tara Reid Christmas movie so you don't have to: A Royal Christmas Ball on ion.Thank you to our sponsors. Please use these special urls and promo codes to support our show:Warby Parker: www.warbyparker.com/sistersRothy’s: www.rothys.com/sistersLiquid IV: www.liquidIV.com Use promo code sistersFramebridge: www.framebridge.com Use promo code sisters

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Favorite Holiday Destinations, Flying with Food, Lian's Sous-Chef, Liz's Shrimpsgiving, New Music from Martin Davich

    Our Thanksgiving Special! From Liz's Shrimpsgiving and Lian's sous-chef son Colin to favorite holiday destinations and new music from Martin Davich, we've got you covered.The Edna Dolan Memorial "Flying With Food Report": Thanks to the L A Times for this report on how to get your Thanksgiving Dinner through TSA.Listener List of Favorite Holiday Travel Destinations from our Facebook Group plus Top 10 List of Popular Places to spend the holidays from Vacasa RentalsMartin Davich's new album is The Conversation. You can listen here on Spotify and order it here on amazon, here on apple. The song we conclude the podcast episode on is Paris Stroll.Marty created this special Satellite Sisters holiday playlist for us on Spotify - some of his new music and some of his favorites.Thank you to our sponsors. Please support them by using these special urls and codes.-Warby Parker: www.warbyparker.com/SISTERS -Ritual: www.ritual.com/sisters-ThirdLove: www.thirdlove.com/sisters-The New York: www.newyorker.com/SISTERSSubscribe and Review our podcast at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher or Wondery.com.Stitcher Premium: For ad-free versions of our show and many other great Wondery podcasts, go to www.stitcherpremium.com/wondery and use the promo code wonderyListen to Liz's workplace advice show Safe For Work.Follow us on @Twitter and @Instagram @satsisters. Like our Facebook Page for all our news.Join our Facebook Group to get in on the conversation.Visit our complete website satellitesisters.com

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Birthday Surprise for Monica, Hibernation for Humans, Health, Mary Steenburgen, The Crown, Disney on Ice

    Happy Birthday, Monica! We tell the tale of our very special gift. - a Raleigh electric bike called The Retroglide! It was a huge hit!!!Thanks from Lian to all the listeners who responded to last week's episode about her colonoscopy and colon cancer.Plus, news, talk and laughs on:Hibernation-- Bears do it. Should people?Food marketing tricks: Don't fall for these!Dementia. Six major things you can do to prevent dementia.Mermaiding??? The newest fitness trend? Really?Healthy house plants! What are the best house plants for purifying your air?Entertaining Sisters:Kooky story about Mary SteenburgenWatching The Crown on Netflix? We are!Listen to this recap of The Crown from The History Chicks: The RecapperyFord v. Ferrari: It's a crowd-pleaser!Thank you to our sponsors. Please support our show by supporting them with these urls and promo codes.Brooklinen: www.brooklinen.com Use promo code sisters Rothy’s: www.rothys.com/sistersKopari: www.koparibeauty.com/sistersHarry’s: www.Harrys.com/SISTERSSubscribe and Review our podcast at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher or Wondery.com.Listen to Liz's workplace advice show Safe For Work.Follow us on @Twitter and @Instagram @satsisters. Like our Facebook Page for all our news.Join our Facebook Group to get in on the conversation.Visit our complete website satellitesisters.com.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Lian's Unexpected Colon Cancer Diagnosis: Bad News, Good News, Important News.

    Today's episode is Lian's story of being diagnosed with colon cancer after a routine colonoscopy and how that early screening may have prevented a much more serious outcome.It's also the story of how being pestered by her friend Karah to get that screening may have saved her life. Satellite Sisters and Misters, this is what we do for each other. You have our permission to pester!Please share this show with your own Satellite Sisters and Misters.To read Lian's complete blog post on her diagnosis and treatment, go to www.satellitesisters.com.For more information on Colonoscopies and Who Should Get Screened and When, click hereFor more information on Colon Cancer, click here.For support for patients and families, here are some resources.American Cancer Society Colon Cancer Coalition Colorectal Cancer AllianceThanks you to today's sponsors. Please support them by using these special urls and promo codes.FabFitFun: www.fabfitfun.com Promo code SISTERSMeUndies: www.MeUndies.com/sistersThirdLove: www.thirdlove.com/sistersJoyBird: jaybird.com/SISTERS25Entertaining Sisters: Lian's media recommendations today include 2 great podcasts:Terrible, Thanks for Asking. https://www.ttfa.orgEverything Happens https://katebowler.com/podcasts/Her new meditation app is Calm.Rebecca Katz's cookbooks have some great recipes: https://www.rebeccakatz.comAnd how about some delightful Post-op TV shows? Lian recommends:Great British Baking ShowAt Home with ValerieOriginal BBC Pride & PrejudiceBBC version of EmmaFour Weddings and Funeral - the TV show on Hulu

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Brain Science, Sports Refs, Baking, Old Space Shuttles, New Prince Book

    Julies bakes The Barefoot Contessa apple tart and Liz attends a college football game. What is this world coming to?? Plus Liz recommends visiting a retired Space Shuttle. Endeavor is at the California Science Center.There's a reffing shortage for youth sports and Lian is sad about it. Plus, when's the best time to buy plane tickets for your college student to come home for the holidays?Wait, what? We are using our brains TOO much? This new study says so. Excessive Brain Activity Linked To A Shorter Life? We don't get it. And why your kids should called their robot "it" not he or she.Entertaining Sisters:Liz recommends the new Prince memoir: The Beautiful Ones. There's a good interview with the co-author on Fresh Air here.And to support her new High Distraction Factor TV Strategy Liz is watching Billy On The Street by Billy Eichner.Julie's engaged in some Jack Ryan Season 2 fan outrage plus has the new The Joy Of Cooking on her gift list.Thank you to our sponsors. Please use these links and promo codes to support them:Framebridge: www.framebridge.com/sistersLiquidIV: www.liquidIV.com Use promo code sistersRitual: www.ritual.com/sistersFlamingo: www.shopflamingo.com/sistersSubscribe and Review our podcast at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher or Wondery.com.Stitcher Premium: For ad-free versions of our show and many other great Wondery podcasts, go to www.stitcherpremium.com/wondery and use the promo code wonderyListen to Liz's workplace advice show Safe For Work.Follow us on @Twitter and @Instagram @satsisters. Like our Facebook Page for all our news.Join our Facebook Group to get in on the conversation.Visit our complete website satellitesisters.com.

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  • 16.06.2020
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    Creative Sparks Fly! Plus Halloween Costume Dilemma and Dog Camp Graduation

    Want to get back in touch with your creative spirit? We welcome Laura Holson, New York Times journalist and creator of The Box Sessions, a star-studded creativity gathering at 1440 Multiversity that Liz will be attending in February 2020. Hear about how she got back in touch with her creative spirit. Click on the link to read more and register for The Box Sessions. Other pieces about creativity from Laura Holson include this and this.Julie recounts how close the tornadoes in Dallas came to her home and how much devastation remains. To contribute to recovery and rebuilding, go here. Meanwhile, the LA fires are too close for comfort for Liz.Thanks to the sponsors of this week's podcast. Please use these special links and codes.Brooklinen: www.brooklinen.com Use promo code sistersAudible: www.audible.com/sisters or text sisters to 500-500ZipRecruiter: www.ziprecruiter.com/sistersOpenFit: Text the code sisters to 303030In Entertaining Sisters, we recommend:Four Weddings and a Funeral with Monday Kaling on HuluGood Behavior with Michelle Dockery on HuluTwla Tharp's new book Keep It Moving: Lessons for the rest of your life.To order our book You're The Best: A Celebration of Friendship, go here.Started your holiday shopping? Don't forget the Satellite Sisters Shop. Start in the upper right hand corner of our website.

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