Jana goes into major fangirl mode when she talks to fitness expert Jillian Michaels, but she’s not afraid to bring up Jillian’s controversial comments about the ketogenic diet. Jillian explains what the backlash was like, and why she stands by her statement. Then we talk to a fertility specialist from USC, who answers all of your questions about pregnancy and beyond. And after a HUGE argument over the weekend, Jana has a lot on her mind to bring up to Mike, which might make things worse.
Pillow Talk with Patti Stanger
Millionaire Matchmaker Patti Stanger whines down with us this week, and she's got some knowledge to drop on Jana and Mike about infidelity. She has some expert insight as to why people cheat, and some tips on how to live with someone who's cheated. But she and Jana MAJORLY disagree on how to pickup men. And Jana has a shocking secret to admit to Mike from years ago in their relationship.
New Year on the Pier
It’s the first podcast of 2019, and the question on everyone’s mind is: What is going on with Jana’s friend Sara?? We finally have an update on the ultimatum she gave her longtime boyfriend, and we get honest about if ultimatums ever really work. Then, Mariah K Lyons of ASTARA drops in, with a lesson for Jana and Mike about the real life applications of crystals, and after the two of them get a crystal reading, we find out if the two skeptics are converted. And Jana and Mike discuss if taking a nude photo is ever harmless.
Door Shaming with Sharna Burgess
Dancing with the Stars champion Sharna Burgess is here to Whine Down this week! She shares some insight into what led her partner, Bobby Bones, to 1st place despite his poor dancing early on. And she offers some deep insight on body image and “the journey to loving yourself”, including some simple tips on how to improve the way you see yourself.
Then, Jana and Mike talk to Steve Dziedzic, founder of Lasting.com, a marriage health app backed by TheKnot. which offers accessible and effective couples counseling. It’s a game changer for people who want to strengthen their marriage but don’t like couples therapy.
And we hear from Jana’s Nashville girlfriends, because they have a lot of thoughts on Mike’s choice for a pantry door in their new home.
Click here to check out Sharna’s new workout video, “Jive”
Home for the Holidays
Before we get started with this week’s show, Jana and Mike hop on to address some negativity that went down on Jana’s social media, and the steps they’re taking to fight it.
Jana and Mike are just happy to be out of the house for their first time since the birth of baby Jace. Mike shares some intimate thoughts about the bond he’s already felt with his son in the first week of his life.
Then, they talk to psychoanalyst Dr. Gail Saltz about some easy ways Jana can deal with postpartum anxiety, and she helps Jana and Mike resolve an intense disagreement about where the family is spending the holidays.
Plus, actress and former Power Ranger Cirena Vincent stops by, to share the story of how she was told she’d never be able to have kids naturally, and now she’s just a few weeks away from the birth of her first child! She and Jana majorly bond over the difficulties of pregnancy, and she opens up about what she fights with her boyfriend over, just to see how similar it is to Mike and Jana!