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Bevy Says

Bevy Says

The always funny and opinionated, Bevy Smith is never afraid to SAY exactly what's on her mind and she certainly knows her stuff. On her weekly podcast, Bevy will sound off on everything from fashion to current events to women’s issues: no topic is off limits. Plus, she’ll be inviting friends and interesting guests with varying points of view to join the conversation. There promises to never be a dull moment! 

  • Thursday, May 26th
  • Say It Loud, I'm SELFISH & PROUD!

    45:47
    On Bevy Says, Holistic Health Pro, Michelle Mitchum breaks down why being selfish can be good for your health!
  • Thursday, April 14th
  • Bevy is hitting the gym!

    56:10
    Bevy welcomes her good friend and fitness enthusiast, Angelique Miles along with her trainer extraordinaire, Lauren Goldberg to talk about what it takes to get to Bevy's goal of fit for 50!
  • Thursday, April 7th
  • Bevy's "Fit For Fifty" Journey

    34:18
    In just six months Bevy turns 50 and she decided to embark upon a WELLNESS journey!  Join her as she announces her goal of becoming Fit For Fifty!  Her goal isn't to be skinny, she likes the foundation of her curvy girl body, she just wants to lose a bit of the cushion, lol!  
  • Thursday, March 24th
  • Shanti Das - Press Reset

    44:18
    Shanti Das has had a career in the music industry that most could only dream of, from working with Outkast to Usher, Shanti has been a marketing visionary for many of today's pop stars!  Shanti made it all the way to the top rung of the executive ranks and then decided to PRESS RESET!  Today she is an author, philanthropist and public speaker!  Devoted to taking care of her mother with Alzheimer's and creating a mental health awareness program "Silence The Shame"!  Shanti opens up on Bevy Says and discusses the highs and lows of being a successful executive to finding a a fulfilling work/life balance!
  • Thursday, March 17th
  • THEYBF.com’s founder, Natasha Eubanks

    59:09
    On this episode of “Bevy Says”, Bevy gives you the scoop on THEYBF.com’s founder, Natasha Eubanks successful celebrity website!  Natasha talks about the trials & tribulations of creating a website from the ground up and gives tips on how you can follow in her footsteps.  If you’ve ever wanted to be a media entrepreneur this is one interview you can’t miss, tune in to BEVY SAYS!
  • Wednesday, February 24th
  • The Oscars and Doing The Work, with Vanessa Williams

    42:12
    Bevy is never shy about expressing herself and her opinion.  Bevy shares her opinion on the Oscars and then welcomes her guest, acclaimed actress, singer, director Vanessa Williams to talk about doing the work and what it takes to make it as an actress/entertainer.
  • Tuesday, February 16th
  • Unapologetic

    31:16
    Bevy is Los Angeles doing her thing, avoiding snowstorms and doing her thing.  Thankfully Bevy was able to swing by the CBS Studios and grace us with another excellent podcast.  
  • Tuesday, February 2nd
  • Turning Tragedy Into Triumph

    43:55
    Bevy welcomes Kim Alexander. When Kim’s husband became sick and passed away, Kim’s life was turned upside-down. Listen to this inspirational story of a woman that had to reinvent herself and has not only survived, but thrived!
  • Tuesday, January 26th
  • New Years Resolutions NEVER Work, Find Out WHY!!!

    39:56
    Life Coach, Dee Marshall breaks down why New Year Resolutions rarely last past January!  However, don't give up hope, Dee tells us how to set healthy, realistic goals & teaches us how to be accountable so we can manifest SUCCESS!
  • Tuesday, January 19th
  • Fern Mallis - Fashion Icon

    48:39
    This week’s "Bevy Says" guest is fashion legend, Fern Mallis, author of “Fashion Lives: Fashion Icons with Fern Mallis” and the Mother of New York Fashion Week.  Fern gives us a unique insider perspective on the BUSINESS OF FASHION, discussing everything from “fast fashion”, what it takes to be a stylist and advice for the burgeoning fashion designer.  If you fancy yourself a fashionista or are just interested in how the glamorous world of fashion works, this "Bevy Says" is for YOU!
  • Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
  • Rock Bottom Fuels Creativity....Intern to VIce President, Renaissance Woman - "WEEN" Founder, Valeisha Butterfield Jones shares her INSPIRING story!

    38:37
    On this week's "Bevy Says", I chat with the gorgeous, vivacious & DRIVEN, Valeisha Butterfield Jones.  Jones, went from being an intern in Russell Simmons organization to a Vice President in just 7 years.  She later went on to serve in President Obama's first administration, while creating a non-profit to train young women for careers in entertainment (WEEN) & for 2016 she is embarking on a new career in technology and she's not even 40!  Oh and did I mention, she's also married with a child....how does she manage to DO IT ALL & look good doing it?  Check out "Bevy Says" as Valeisha keeps it real about how she navigates her career trajectory & continues to seize new challenges! 
  • Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
  • A Better YOU, Makes For A Better WE!"

    41:05
    Holidays can be tough if you're single!  In this episode of Bevy Says, Bevy encourages YOU to not panic over being unattached.  Being single is a great time to "DO THE WORK" & focus on YOU!  Not only will you be better for it, you will be better when you get in a relationship because you will be happy with YOU!  Don't just become attached to the first man who "likes you", be discerning in who you decide to date & watch out for the elusive "fake nice guy"!  
  • Wednesday, November 25th, 2015
  • Uncertainty is an ALLY, as long as it's in TANDEM with FAITH!

    52:46
    Successful lawyer, world traveler & alpha female, Lisa Bonner gives the "Bevy Says" listeners an unedited & transparent accounting of her transformative journey!
  • Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
  • A Session in "Edu-TAINMENT"- Making it in Hollywood TODAY with Monique Chenault

    50:20
    Two-time Emmy nominated showrunner and former Executive Producer of "The Insider," Monique Chenault joins Bevy in the studio to shed light on what it takes to be viable talent in Hollywood today. Monique dishes on the necessary characteristics and tools for aspiring entertainment TV hosts and personalities. Tune in for this veteran producer's invaluable insight on what it takes to have that authentic "IT" factor!
  • Thursday, November 12th, 2015
  • A Prosperity Party With MOTIVATIONAL GURU, Lisa Nichols

    42:27
    Our beloved Bevy is back, and boy did we miss her! Reporting in from L.A., Bevy is joined by motivational guru and best-selling author Lisa Nichols. Lisa gifts us with the spiritual guidance and extraordinary insight behind her philosophy on what it takes to motivate the masses. Listen up, as you may need to replay this one more than once!
  • Tuesday, October 20th, 2015
  • June Ambrose - An INSPIRED LifeSTYLE!

    47:32
    June Ambrose is known as a celebrity stylist and designer, but on Bevy Says, June gives us insight into how she lives a stylishly FULFILLED life!
  • Tuesday, October 13th, 2015
  • Who You Calling A Slut, LOVING YOUR BODY & OWNING YOUR SEXUALITY featuring Michaela Angela Davis & Tracy G

    50:18
    Image Activist, Michaela Angela Davis & Radio Personality, Tracy G & Bevy, discuss Body Image, Sexuality & Feminism in Pop Culture!
  • Wednesday, October 7th, 2015
  • LIFE WITH VISION Pt 3 - Living in the Moment & In a Space of Gratitude

    37:01
    Lucky for us, Bevy is flying solo again this week in order to share another class in Life with Vision. Pay close attention as Bevy breaks down the six key steps to LIVING IN THE MOMENT, an inspirational and informative lesson every woman needs to hear!
  • Tuesday, September 29th, 2015
  • LIFE WITH VISION Pt 2 - Self Preservation & The Act Of Giving Back

    32:27
    It's officially fall, and we're long overdue for another Life with Vision moment. In this solo session, Bevy breaks down how you can only GIVE BACK if you have something left to GIVE! Self preservation may seem selfish but its key to a LIFE WITH VISION!
  • Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015
  • Bigger is Better - A One on One with the "Plus Size Naomi Campbell" - Liris Crosse

    36:51
    Bevy sits down with plus size supermodel, Liris Crosse to discuss the BUSINESS of modeling and how to retain your sense of self when the world doesn't acknowledge your value!
  • Tuesday, September 15th, 2015
  • Fashionable Facts with Fashion Director, Sasha Charnin Morrison

    58:12
    Bevy interviews the author of "Secrets of Stylists",veteran Fashion Director, Sasha Charnin Morrison. Sasha shares the ins & outs of being in the fashion BUSINESS! Tips on internships, work ethic and making choices that can affect not only your career but your life!
  • Thursday, September 10th, 2015
  • Vashtie Kola & Fiona Byrne Share What Makes An "It Girl" Tick

    44:46
    As two of NYC's very own renaissance girls, Vashtie Kola (Showtime's "3AM") and Fiona Byrne (Teen Vogue's "My Room Makeover") join Bevy in the studio this week to discuss what it means to be a real life "IT GIRL." Vashtie (@vashtie) and Fiona (@nycfiona) break all barriers when it comes to defining both their career paths and personal identities. Together, this trifecta teaches us how to let your passion be the textbook to an authentically successful life.
  • Thursday, August 27th, 2015
  • Bevy Does AfroPunk

    01:00:39
    After a long journey home all the way from Brooklyn's Afropunk Festival this past weekend, little brown Bevy recaps her inspirational and always entertaining experience alongside Miss Lawrence Washington herself and singer/songwriter Kimberly Nichole, of NBC's The Voice season 8. Together, these three dive into conversation about everything: music, career, race - and as always, a sprinkle of life with vision.
  • Tuesday, August 18th, 2015
  • The Real TEA on Fashion Queens, #Gag!

    57:37
    The Queens are back! Bevy reunites with her dearest lovers, Derek J and Miss Lawrence for an epic chat about all things "Fashion Queens." These former Bravo TV co-hosts set the record straight about the end of their successful three-season run, while reminiscing on the start of their friendship and the experience that brought them together forever. Bevy and the boys respond to criticism, recount their favorite memories, and address what's next for these fabulous divas.
  • Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
  • The Art of Juggling: managing family and career, while finding yourself!

    01:18:00
    What DOES it take to really have it all? Bevy chats with two women who perform the ultimate juggling acts: big careers, loving families, and successful relationships. Bevy's guests are Sukanya Krishnan (Five-time Emmy Award winning anchor, PIX11 News) and Mona Scott-Young (Creator & Executive Producer of VH1's "Love & Hip Hop" & WE tv's upcoming "Ladies of Law"). These ladies re-define what it takes to be a superwoman, and together they cover it ALL!
  • Tuesday, August 4th, 2015
  • Sherri Shepherd: The Art of Sherri

    38:16
    Sherri Shepherd checks in with Bevy this week while on the road to self-discovery and self-healing. In the face of great adversity and change, Sherri reveals what it took to land in the space where she feels she has finally come into her own. Tune in to hear Sherri open up on recharging her soul and her spirit.
  • Tuesday, July 28th, 2015
  • A Heartfelt One On One, with Former Entertainment Blogger, Necole Bitchie

    52:30
    Necole Kane joins Bevy Says this week to share her courageous journey as she steps away from the world of her hugely successful urban, pop culture website and online persona, necolebitchie.com, in exchange for the opportunity to discover her truth and the next chapter in her career.
  • Tuesday, July 21st, 2015
  • Shame On Body Shaming - Learning To Love The Skin You're In!

    49:20
    Bevy sheds new light on the body shaming conversation this week as she chats with Tai Beauchamp (TLC's "Dare to Wear", The Tai Life) and Jacqui Stafford ("The Wow Factor", The Glamour Globe) who present an insider's perspective on the movement to celebrate the skin we're in today. Bevy, Tai, and Jacqui teach us that fashion should be a means to OWN our bodies and EMPOWER our authenticity!
  • Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
  • Mavericks & Marksmen - Be Bold, Aim High

    25:11
    Bevy welcomes her dear friend Lola Ogunnaike, Host of Arise 360, to share her inspirational journey from successful print journalist to global on-air personality. Bevy and Lola's intimate conversation reminds us of the importance of taking chances and seizing opportunities. Lola's story is not one you want to miss.
  • Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
  • Life With Vision

    37:58
    Summer is the perfect time to get inspired. Bevy shares the necessary steps to take in order to CHANGE YOUR LIFE! She draws upon her own experiences, both personal and professional, and details the means to giving a voice to your dreams. Tune in for the ultimate guide to align who you are with who you want to become!
  • Monday, June 29th, 2015
  • Episode 3: Let Your Haters Be Your Motivaters

    40:10
    On this week's episode, Bevy speaks with two MAJOR entrepreneurial forces in the fashion industry, Alexandra Wilkis Wilson (Co-Founder of Gilt Groupe) and Liz Lange (Designer, Liz Lange Maternitywear). Bevy and her guests discuss how they broke the mold, defied the odds and built their successful empires.
  • Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015
  • Episode 2: How To Be The BEYONCÉ of Travel -The Joys of Solo Travel

    47:52
    'Solo Travel' features the voices of prominent female solo travel experts and writers such as Marissa Cortes (travel writer & blogger, Travels with LuLu), Zim Ugochukwu (Founder & CEO of Travel Noire), Paula Froelich (E.I.C. of Yahoo Travel, abroadabroad.com), and Stephanie Rosenbloom, NY Times travel columnist. Along with Bevy Smith, these fabulous women detail the accounts of everything from their first solo travel experiences to their must-see solo destinations. The ladies discuss their most daunting memories, important safety tips for traveling alone, the growing business of solo travel, and even rules for romance abroad.
  • Tuesday, June 16th, 2015
  • Episode 1: The Maiden Voyage with comedians Sandra Bernhard, Michelle Collins and Lakendra Tookes

    44:33
    Bevy Smith jumps right in on her first podcast and has a hilarious time talking to comedians Sandra Bernhard, Michelle Collins and Lakendra Tookes. No holds barred, nothing off limits! This show is funny!

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