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Is It Just Me?

The team who brought you Glamour’s Hey, It’s OK... proudly present Is It Just Me? Each week Jo Elvin, James Williams and a celebrity guest debate the funniest, weirdest and most pressing dilemmas: from social media to mental health, to, erm… bra washing. Are you alone in your strong opinions on trivial stuff? Tune in and find out! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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Cherry Healey, Botox-Shaming, Mispronunciation & Fussy Eaters

Jo and James are joined in the podcupboard by the delightful, funny and generally joyous TV presenter Cherry Healey, who's come loaded with stories from her new series Sex, Knives and Liposuction.They talk about how commonplace cosmetic surgery has become, forays into vegetarianism and tricky diets, ridiculous mispronounciations (pacific for specific? Expresso for espresso?) and there's a listener IIJM too.This episode was edited by Kat Brown and recorded by James Williams on 17 September.Join in the conversation using #isitjustmepodcast, email us your “is it just me?” thoughts on isitjustmepodcast@gmail.com, and find us on Twitter... @jo_elvin | @JamesConradW12 | @katbrown | @cherryhealey and on Instagram... @jo_elvin | @JamesConradW12 | @katbrownwrites | @cherryhealey And thank you for listening! We'd love it if you rated and reviewed us on iTunes as it helps other people to find our show. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

42mins

18 Sep 2018

Rank #1

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Tanya Burr, Twitter, Scaring Yourself & Bath Hatred

Jo and James are joined by an old friend this week in the shape of the actress and social media powerhouse Tanya Burr. Tanya tells all about auditions, going for it, and taking to the stage in the Southwark Playhouse’s production of Confidence.Plus, a lovely IIJM listener email from Nigeria, and is it just Jo who’s had enough of Twitter? Is it just Tanya who loves to scare herself? And is it just James who absolutely hates baths? (Weird, James. Baths are great.)This week's episode was edited by Kat Brown, with music by Martin Austwick. Confidence is at the Southwark Playhouse, London, from May 23.Join in the conversation using #isitjustmepodcast, email us your IIJM's on isitjustmepodcast@gmail.com, and find us on Twitter... @jo_elvin | @JamesConradW12 | @katbrown | @TanyaBurr and on Instagram... @jo_elvin | @JamesConradW12 | @katbrown82 | @TanyaBurrAnd thank you for listening! We'd love it if you rated and reviewed us on iTunes as it helps other people to find our show. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

39mins

17 Apr 2018

Rank #2

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Jameela Jamil, Comfort Zones, People Who Forget Your Name & Getting A Professional In To Sort Out Your Life

She's back! Last time Jameela Jamil joined Jo in the podcupboard, it was to talk about her forthcoming show, The Good Place. And now she's back to talk to Jo and James about what a huge hit it's become, and how it feels to have to keep your cool when you're filming opposite Ted Danson all the time.Plus, the trio tackle a listener 'Is It Just Me?' about comort zones; James gets hot and bothered about people not bothering to remember your name, and Jo's getting a professional declutterer in. Watch Jameela in the series finale of The Good Place on Netflix this Friday.This week's episode was recorded on January 31. It was edited by Kat Brown, with music by Martin Austwick.Join in the conversation using #isitjustmepodcast, email us on isitjustmepodcast@gmail.com, and follow us online:Jo Elvinwww.twitter.com/jo_elvinwww.instagram.com/jo_elvinJames Williamswww.twitter.com/JamesConradW12www.instagram.com/jamesconradw12Kat Brownwww.katbrownwrites.comwww.twitter.com/katbrownwww.instagram.com/katbrown82And our special guest, Jameela Jamilwww.twitter.com/jameelajamilwww.instagram.com/jameelajamilofficialAnd thank you for listening! We'd love it if you rated and reviewed us on iTunes as it helps other people to find our show. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

46mins

6 Feb 2018

Rank #3

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42. Lily Pebbles & Anna Newton, Engagements, Living For Now & Phones

In May, Jo Elin joined Lily Pebbles and Anna Gardner on their At Home With... podcast, now they're back for a return match (and a bit of a GLAMOUR love-in). And how things have changed! For one, Anna is now Anna Newton, having got married just two weeks before joining us in the cupboard. And for another, they're now fully paid-up members of the GLAMOUR features meeting academy.So hey, is it OK... to not enjoy being engaged? To constantly think "what's next" rather than living in the here and now, and is it OK to never answer your phone?*Hey, It's OK... will be at the London Podcast Festival! Come and see Jo, James and a celebrity guest in London for a live episode on Saturday 16 September – buy tickets now at kingsplace.co.uk*Episode edited by Kat Brown with music by Martin Austwick. Get more Glamour in stores, online and by searching GLAMOUR UK on social media. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

30mins

27 Jun 2017

Rank #4

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39. Jennifer Saunders, Small Talk, Fame & Politics

Tonight, we honour some of the most inspiring, talented and brilliant women around at GLAMOUR's 14th Women of the Year Awards. And in the podcupboard, our host Jennifer Saunders joins Jo and James to talk about Ab Fab, the awards, and invading Kourtney Kardashian photo ops on the red carpet.In this week of voting in all its different forms, we ask – is it OK to hate small talk? Is it OK to want to be famous? And is it OK to change your politics?*Hey, It's OK... will be at the London Podcast Festival! Come and see Jo, James and a celebrity guest in London for a live episode on Saturday 16 September – tickets at kingsplace.co.uk*Episode edited by Kat Brown with music by Martin Austwick. Get the GLAMOUR Women of the Year issue in all good shops this Thursday, and follow us online by searching GLAMOUR UK.This episode was recorded before the appalling events in London Bridge that took place this weekend. Our thoughts are with the victims, their families, and the emergency services who helped them,... See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

29mins

6 Jun 2017

Rank #5

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8. Caroline Flack, Proposals, Saying No & Money

Jo is joined in the podcupboard by TV and radio presenter (and Strictly winner) Caroline Flack, and GLAMOUR's Associate Editor James Williams.This week they discuss OTT proposals - is it ok to just go low-key, or do you need to have an Instagrammable moment? - the bliss of turning things down, and how to do this politely; and careers and money. How far do you pursue your passion before bills become a priority? Oh, and that time Caroline and Olly Murs found Justin Bieber had left his pants behind in the X Factor dressing room. Sure.Music by Martin Austwick and edited by Kat Brown Find GLAMOUR online at www.glamourmagazine.co.uk, on Facebook and Twitter @glamourmaguk, and on Instagram and Snapchat, @glamouruk. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

27mins

25 Oct 2016

Rank #6

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61. Nigella Lawson, Food Ruts, Fussy Eaters & Hoarding

Joy hits the podcupboard this week in the form of Nigella Lawson, who joins James Williams and Kat Brown for the last in this series of Hey, It's OK... to talk about her new BBC One show - and fabulous accompanying book - At My Table.So, once James managed to calm down about the "Dalai Lama of Domesticity" joining him, there was a lot to chat about, from Instagram, to poaching eggs without using a vortex. And of course, there are three topics to discuss. So hey, is it OK to be stuck in a food rut? Is it OK to have a slight hatred of fussy eaters? And is it OK to be a hoarder?This is the last episode of the podcast under the Hey, It's OK... name, but fear not: Jo and the pod gang will be back here with a snazzy new look on November 28 as Is It Just Me.Get all the latest news by following the podcupboard on Twitter: @jo_elvin, @JamesConradW12, @katbrown, and of course, @Nigella_LawsonAnd get us on Instagram: Jo, James, Kat and NigellaEpisode produced by Kat Brown with music by Martin Austwick. Watch At My Table on Mondays, BBC One at 8pm, and get the At My Table cook book in all good bookshops now. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

36mins

7 Nov 2017

Rank #7

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51. Fleur De Force, Salaries, Ceremony & Being Alone

Two podcast first-timers join Jo Elvin in the podcupboard this week: Sagal Mohammed, GLAMOUR's new Entertainment Assistant, and the fabulous YouTuber Fleur De Force, who is not, but is a much-cherished friend of GLAMOUR nonetheless. The new issue of GLAMOUR is out this Thursday, hurrah!, so please do grab a copy, and let us know what you think about it, and any topic suggestions you have for Hey, It's OK... Email Jo at editor@glamourmagazine.co.uk, or tweet us @glamourmaguk using #HeyItsOK.Back to this week's episode, and Fleur is talking books, brows, YouTube, and a lovely little announcement about an addition to the Force family. Sagal accidentally commits treason, and there are three topics to discuss: So hey, is it OK (or not!) to talk openly about money and your salary? Is it OK to genuinely love a bit of good old British pomp and ceremony? And is it OK to not like your own company?Plus don't forget to get your tickets for the LIVE episode of Hey, It's OK... in London on September 16 at http://kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/spoken-word/hey-it-s-ok. You can get 15% off when you buy three tickets, so don't forget to check out the Guilty Feminist and My Dad Wrote a Porno! You can tweet us your #HeyItsOK ideas for the magazine and podcast to @glamourmaguk or email in to editor@glamourmagazine.co.uk.Episode edited by Kat Brown with music by Martin Austwick. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

30mins

29 Aug 2017

Rank #8

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16. Pixiwoo, Makeup Ruts, Acting Your Age & Swearing at Inanimate Objects

We're on the final strait towards Christmas, and Jo and Deputy Editor Lindsay Frankel are joined by those two twinkling stars of makeup, Sam and Nic Chapman, aka Pixiwoo. The girls fess up to their major childhood fights (not just us then), reveal the best bits of Hollywood scandal that they learned while filming their new documentary, Pixiwoo Present: Hollywood Icons. And in between talk of nips, tucks and contouring, they discuss the major questions of the day. Hey, is it OK to have the same makeup routine you've had since you were 17? To behave like you're prematurely 70? And Jo's particular penchant for shouting at inanimate objects – OK, or a sign that she really needs a holiday? Plus, a special #HeyItsOK from reader @thenolovelike.Episode edited by Kat Brown with music by Martin Austwick. Head to glamour.com for more Christmassy joy, and tweet us @glamourmaguk using #HeyItsOK, subscribe and review us on iTunes for the chance to be featured on the show. Merry Christmas! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

24mins

20 Dec 2016

Rank #9

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7. Louise Pentland, Social Media, Fashion & Prudishness

Happy podcast day! Jo is joined by Louise Pentland: the vlogging and blogging superstar behind Sprinkle of Glitter. Deputy Features Editor Lisa Harvey and Junior Beauty Writer Rebecca Fearn join Louise and Jo in the podcupboard to talk about not getting involved in social media; shamelessly loving fashion; and X-rating it up with talk about being prudish.Plus Louise tells us the joys of "fleshy square pants", and what it's like to move her extremely popular YouTube channel away from its tween-friendly feel to something that feels more authentic to her as an adult.Music by Martin Austwick and edited by Kat Brown Find GLAMOUR online at www.glamourmagazine.co.uk, on Facebook and Twitter @glamourmaguk, and on Instagram and Snapchat, @glamouruk. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

33mins

18 Oct 2016

Rank #10

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53. Suranne Jones, Infidelity, Food & PDAs

Jo Elvin and Claudia Mahoney get that Dr Foster in the podcupboard this week! Suranne Jones, star of BBC One's fantastic psychological thriller, brings her A-game to talk about how the show makes us re-examine our relationships (and the less than sexy situation of a director shouting "Aaaand, orgasm!" on set.And of course there are three topics to put to rights. So hey, is it OK to forgive infidelity? Is it OK to spend all your money on food? And is it OK to love a public display of affection?The new issue of GLAMOUR is out now with the fabulous Kate Winslet on the cover so please do grab a copy, and let us know what you think about it, and any topic suggestions you have for Hey, It's OK... Email Jo at editor@glamourmagazine.co.uk, or tweet us @glamourmaguk using #HeyItsOK.Episode edited by Kat Brown with music by Martin Austwick. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

31mins

12 Sep 2017

Rank #11

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52. Jenna Coleman, Revenge, Friends & Milestones

Jenna Coleman, star of Victoria, and a Doctor Who icon, rocks the podcupboard this week with the best anecdote we've heard in quite a while. Clue: It involves a summer holiday, Charlotte Church, and karaoke. Amazing. She joins Jo Elvin and podcupboard stud James Williams to talk about Jodie Whittaker taking over as the Doctor, and dish the dirt on the behind the scenes going on at the Victoria set.And hey, is it OK to want to exact revenge? This has been the hot topic in the office this week following Taylor Swift's new single. And is it OK to be done with making friends? And is it OK to be really proud of tiny adult milestones like making your bed every day (cough, James Williams!)The new issue of GLAMOUR is out now with the fabulous Kate Winslet on the cover so please do grab a copy, and let us know what you think about it, and any topic suggestions you have for Hey, It's OK... Email Jo at editor@glamourmagazine.co.uk, or tweet us @glamourmaguk using #HeyItsOK.Plus don't forget to get your tickets for the LIVE episode of Hey, It's OK... in London on September 16 at http://kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/spoken-word/hey-it-s-ok. It's a GLAMOUR best of, featuring some of our favourite-ever Hey, It's OK... guests including Rochelle Humes and Angela Scanlon! You can get 15% off when you buy three tickets, so don't forget to check out Guilty Feminist and My Dad Wrote a Porno! Episode edited by Kat Brown with music by Martin Austwick. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

35mins

5 Sep 2017

Rank #12

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33. Megan Mullally, Outfits, Working Out & Weekends

KAREN IS HERE! Megan Mullally, star of Will and Grace and Parks and Rec, joins Jo for a special Easter Sunday podcupboard recording to celebrate her new band, Nancy and Beth, and find out what Karen and Jack are going to be up to in the new W&G series this autumn.And of course there are three very important topics to discuss. So hey, is it OK...to wear what the hell you want, whenever you want? To work on your mind more than your body? And to do nothing on the weekend and not feel guilty about it?Episode edited by Kat Brown with music by Martin Austwick. Get the May issue of GLAMOUR in stores now, with Jo's brilliant Amy Schumer cover interview, and all the best fashion, beauty and features. And find more Glamour online, and on social media by searching Glamour UK. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

30mins

19 Apr 2017

Rank #13

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Trinny Woodall, Uniforms, Phone Calls & Train Makeup

The multitasking goddess that is Trinny Woodall joins Jo and James for this week's podcast: having built up a huge social media following for her outfit and makeup trials, Trinny is soon launching her own show on Facebook Watch (fans of What Not To Wear, take note!), and of course, there's Trinny London, the makeup range she launched in October.Is it just James who has a work uniform? Is it just Trinny who only gets four phone calls a day (and all from her daughter)? And a listener IIJM: Natalie Adams asks: is it just her who finds it fascinating when people put a full face of makeup on on the train?This week's episode was recorded on March 12. It was edited by Kat Brown, with music by Martin Austwick.Join in the conversation using #isitjustmepodcast, email us your IIJM's on isitjustmepodcast@gmail.com, and follow us online:Jo Elvinwww.twitter.com/jo_elvinwww.instagram.com/jo_elvinJames Williamswww.twitter.com/JamesConradW12www.instagram.com/jamesconradw12Kat Brownwww.katbrownwrites.comwww.twitter.com/katbrownwww.instagram.com/katbrown82And our special guest, Trinny Woodallwww.facebook.com/TrinnyWoodallwww.instagram.com/trinnywoodallAnd thank you for listening! We'd love it if you rated and reviewed us on iTunes as it helps other people to find our show. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

40mins

27 Mar 2018

Rank #14

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46. Nadiya Hussain, Hen Parties, Alone Time & Lists

The podcupboard tastes extra delicious this week as Jo Elvin and James Williams are joined by the wonderful Nadiya Hussain, GBBO winner, cookbook author and TV presenter, here to talk about her latest double act, Nadiya's British Food Adventure.So hey, is it OK... to say no to going to that friend's wedding/hen do/baby shower. Do we have to feel guilty about that? Is it OK to enjoy being alone? And is it OK to put something on your to do list just to tick it off?Plus don't forget to get your tickets for the LIVE episode of Hey, It's OK... in London on September 16 at kingsplace.co.uk. Tweet us your topics using #HeyItsOK or by emailing editor@glamourmagazine.co.uk.Episode edited by Kat Brown with music by Martin Austwick. Get more glamour in our August issue, in stores now, and by searching GLAMOUR UK online and on social media. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

31mins

25 Jul 2017

Rank #15

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Aisling Bea, Group Dinners, Non-Drinking Friends & Being Defined By Our Jobs

The comedian and actress Aisling Bea joins Jo and James in the podcupboard for some serious chat about freelancing, and some less serious chat about pretty much everything else. She's starring in the BBC's new drama, Hard Sun, from the creator of Luther, and you can watch the lot on iPlayer right now.But before any further shows can be plugged, the trio set to work analysing large group dinners (just say no), friends you can only really hang out with when you're both hammered, and the bittersweet feeling of being defined by what you do for a living. How can you break beyond that?This week's episode was recorded on January 4 at Acast Studios. It was edited by Kat Brown, with music by Martin Austwick.Join in the conversation using #isitjustmepodcast, email us on isitjustmepodcast@gmail.com, and follow us online:Jo Elvinwww.twitter.com/jo_elvinwww.instagram.com/jo_elvinJames Williamswww.twitter.com/JamesConradW12www.instagram.com/jamesconradw12Kat Brownwww.katbrownwrites.comwww.twitter.com/katbrownwww.instagram.com/katbrown82And our special guest, Aisling Beawww.twitter.com/weemissbeawww.instagram.com/weemissbeaAnd thank you for listening! We'd love it if you rated and reviewed us on iTunes as it helps more people to find our show. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

47mins

9 Jan 2018

Rank #16

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Sali Hughes, Ghosting, Mourning Old Lives, Arguments

Hang on, James is still on holiday? Rude! Before he returns for next week's episode, Jo Elvin is joined by Kat Brown and the journalist, author and beauty expert, Sali Hughes, who joins the podcupboard to talk about the joys of makeup, her next book, and the hidden homeless. Last month, Sali and a group of friends raised thousands by sleeping rough - and it's a cause very close to Sali's heart as she explains on the show. And of course, there are three topics to dissect in great details.You can still sponsor Sali and raise money for Centrepoint.This week's episode was recorded on November 20 at Acast Studios. It was edited by Kat Brown, with music by Martin Austwick.Join in the conversation using #isitjustmepodcast, email in on isitjustmepodcast@gmail.com, and follow the team:Jo Elvinwww.twitter.com/jo_elvinwww.instagram.com/jo_elvinJames Williamswww.twitter.com/JamesConradW12www.instagram.com/jamesconradw12Kat Brownwww.katbrownwrites.comwww.twitter.com/katbrownwww.instagram.com/katbrown82And our special guest, Sali Hugheswww.twitter.com/salihugheswww.instagram.com/salihughesAnd thank you for listening! We'd love it if you rated and reviewed us on iTunes as it helps more people to find our show See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

43mins

12 Dec 2017

Rank #17

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3. Claudia Winkleman, Friend Break-ups, Being Booze-Free & Crap Dancing

Jo is joined by Claudia Winkleman, beloved co-presenter of Strictly Come Dancing and one of GLAMOUR’s favourite people, to discuss things that matter, and things that really don’t. Assistant Editor Lindsay Frankel and Fashion Features Editor Ella Alexander join Jo and Claudia in the impossibly tiny pod-cupboard to talk about whether you should end a friendship that isn’t working, being considered “boring” if you don’t drink alcohol, and how to embrace the art of really bad dancing. Music by Martin Austwick and edited by Kat Brown Find GLAMOUR online at www.glamourmagazine.co.uk, on Facebook and Twitter @glamourmaguk, and on Instagram and Snapchat, @glamouruk. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

26mins

20 Sep 2016

Rank #18

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24. Sophie Kinsella, Untidiness, Role Models & Sensitivity

Happy Valentine's Day! But enough of all that – this week, Jo Elvin is joined by GLAMOUR's Leanne Bayley, and super-duper bestselling author Sophie Kinsella, whose new book My Not So Perfect Life is out now.So hey, is it OK to be *really* untidy? To live your life according to the rules of a celebrity role model? And is it OK to be oversensitive and assume that everything is a slight against you? The trio talk it out, as well as discussing CBT, Instagram and everything in between.Episode edited by Kat Brown with music by Martin Austwick. Get more GLAMOUR at glamour.com, on Instagram and Snapchat (glamouruk) and on Facebook and Twitter (glamourmaguk). See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

27mins

14 Feb 2017

Rank #19

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Elizabeth Day, waiters who memorise your order, eye contact and death to the digital detox

Happy New Year! For our very first show in 2019 we are joined by podcaster, columnist and all round wonderful woman Elizabeth (New Years) Day!The trio discuss New Years Eve traditions, waiters who ‘memorise’ your order, making eye contact and digital detoxes. Join in the conversation using #isitjustmepodcast, email us your “is it just me?” thoughts on isitjustmepodcast@gmail.com, and find us on Twitter... @jo_elvin | @JamesConradW12 | and on Instagram... @jo_elvin | @JamesConradW12 |  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

47mins

1 Jan 2019

Rank #20