Eating While Broke

Eating While Broke

Hosted by media maven Coline Witt, ‘Eating While Broke’ podcast is a new interview series centered around self-made celebrities, influencers, disruptors and entrepreneurs eating meals they once ate when they were broke. Episodes will also feature guest who are in the mood to recreate some of their favorite low cost meals. EWB guest will introduce the dish, as the dish is revealed to the host, before the chow down begins, while discussing life, some of the their most pivotal moments and more. In this intimate setting the interview begins with a journey of tales from the trenches not matter if you're Eating While Broke or Eating While on a Budget.


January 25, 2024 46 mins

On this week's episode of Eating While Broke, Coline welcomes Comedian, Writer, Director, and YouTube sensation, Alysha Burney to make her signature ghetto nachos “Hoodchos.” Right from the start, Alysha’s journey hints at the perseverance it takes to follow your passions.

From Kansas City to college in Missouri to finally landing in LA, Alysha’s path has been unpredictable with inspiring ups and downs. They talk honestly about th...

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On this week's episode of Eating While Broke, Coline welcomes dancer/performer extraordinaire Ashley Everett. They discuss Ashley's journey from childhood ballet classes to being hired by Beyoncé at age 17 and dancing in music videos and going on tour. We learn about the realities of life on the road, including living on small per diems and frequent meals of ramen noodles. Ashley shares inspiring stories of believing in herself, ov...

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January 11, 2024 74 mins

Bobb'E J joins host Coline over a reminiscent childhood snack - a classic bacon sandwich. He started acting so young that the entertainment world feels like his destiny, for better or worse.

Bobb'E J has weathered steep ups and downs on his path, learning hard lessons about loyalty while needing guidance from allies like Nick Cannon during pitfalls. He digs into his complex backstory but keeps sights forward aspirationally.

Now r...

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January 4, 2024 90 mins

On this week’s episode of Eating While Broke, Coline sits down with the unstoppable force known as Weezy. Dive into a world of flavor as they whip up 'Gourmet Mac and Cheese,' a unique take on a classic comfort food. Experience a moment of introspection as Weezy shares personal revelations about her life story and relish her excitement over an undisclosed milestone. Laugh along as she recalls her culinary mishaps, proving that even...

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December 28, 2023 45 mins

On this week's episode of Eating While Broke, Coline welcomes actor, comedian, writer Slink Johnson to have an authentic convo about hustling hard when funds were tight in pursuit of an entertainment career.

Slink takes us back to humble days relying on bologna sandwiches just to eat while chasing big dreams with little money. He shares straight talk about the constant grind - from riding highs like signing a record deal to watchi...

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December 21, 2023 91 mins

On this week’s episode of Eating While Broke, Coline welcomes veteran comedian, actor, writer, producer, and one of the forefathers of podcasting Marc Maron over a home cooked meal fit for a president. Marc takes us behind the scenes into the chaotic 1980s stand-up scene, discusses maintaining over 24 years of sobriety through highs and lows, building his comedy career through constant gigging, enduring a painful divorce, and event...

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December 7, 2023 64 mins

On this week’s episode of Eating While Broke, Coline welcomes West Coast rapper Killa F of Fanatics fame into the kitchen. As Killa cooks up his signature broke dish - an unexpected taco topping combo over ground turkey filling - the two dive into his come-up tales only hinted at through his music. Killa gives Coline and listeners a preview into his early days hustling before he started rapping, and how past relationship turmoil le...

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November 30, 2023 66 mins

On this week's episode of Eating While Broke, Coline welcomes silver screen veteran, Omar Gooding. Known for his comedic roles in shows like Smart Guy, Wild & Crazy Kids, and films like Baby Boy, Omar sits down to share his journey from child star to Hollywood veteran who's still hustling.

Having entered the business at 9 years old alongside his older brother Cuba Gooding Jr., Omar takes us through some of the behind-the-scene...

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November 23, 2023 75 mins

This week on @eatingwhilebroke, we were treated to an absolute delight with our special guest, actor Kris D. Lofton. Kris brought laughter and light-hearted banter, sharing his favorite go-to dish from his days of financial frugality - and let's just say, it's definitely a #glizzy. He humorously emphasized the importance of never being caught with one, especially outside a barbecue! The episode took a motivational turn as Kris delv...

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November 19, 2023 61 mins

The Black Effect Presents... Eating While Broke!

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November 16, 2023 79 mins

On this week's episode of Eating While Broke, Coline welcomes comedian CP, who takes her and listeners by surprise when he unveils impressive cooking skills passed down from his chef parents. Behind the successful puppeteer, producer, and touring comic is a sixth grade master chef whipping up butter, garlic, and sriracha shrimp over ramen noodles. But CP's journey to stardom hasn't been all standing ovations and viral videos - he's...

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November 9, 2023 67 mins

Dive into a compelling episode of "Eating While Broke" with Lil' Fizz, as he gives us an unfiltered glimpse into his life from B2K fame to financial savvy. Fizz talks about the dizzying highs of stardom with earnings locked in a trust, steering him into a path of entrepreneurship in the cannabis industry and dining ventures. He recounts the ups and downs of his finances and how resilience, fueled by the love for his son and a newfo...

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October 26, 2023 62 mins

On this week’s episode of Eating While Broke, Coline welcomes comedian, actor, writer, and influencer Brandon Rogers, known for his elaborate scripted videos on YouTube, where he plays multiple wacky characters. With over 6 million subscribers, Brandon discusses the long journey to YouTube stardom, including working a full-time job while making videos behind a hotel front desk and eating canned chicken with balsamic vinegar to lose...

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October 19, 2023 65 mins

Legendary West Coast MC Sylk-E Fyne joins Coline for a revealing walk down memory lane in this week's episode of Eating While Broke. The freestyle queen takes us back to her early days hustling the LA scene and fateful voicemail that landed her Ruthless record deal with hip hop icon Eazy-E.

Sylk gives an all-access pass to coming up under the NWA founder's wing, alongside giants like Snoop and Tupac, and struggling to breakthrough...

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October 12, 2023 50 mins

In this episode of Eating While Broke, Coline gets in the kitchen with influencer, comedian and entrepreneur Suede The Plug God. Suede shares stories from his youth in Louisiana, including running with an influential brother-in-law in the local hip hop scene. This early exposure to celebrity artists visiting his hometown ignited Suede's passion for music and entertainment.

In the kitchen, Suede walks through his budget-friendly re...

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Love & Hip Hop star Amina Buddafly, known for her involvement in a captivating love triangle with her ex-husband Peter Gunz, dropped by Eating While Broke to discuss music, the intricacies of record label deals, reality TV, and her role in one of the highest-rated love triangles. Tune in for an engaging conversation!



Connect: @wittcoline  @AminaBuddafly

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September 28, 2023 58 mins

This week, we're thrilled to have a special guest, the multi-talented Comedian, Actor, Writer, Influencer, Director, Producer, Author, father, and husband of the Holy Spirit, Kountry Wayne, joining us on Eating While Broke. As we savor some delicious vegan hot dogs and baked beans, Kountry Wayne shares captivating stories from his early years, where he hustled illegally to make ends meet to provide for his family, while at the same...

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Hailee Chapman's entrepreneurial journey is a testament to determination and resourcefulness. In this episode, where we elevate rice cakes for budget-friendly nutrition, Hailee's story shines. As a mom during the pandemic, she took on the challenge of building the Wynnie Bynnie brand, specializing in hair care and children's accessories. In just three years, Hailee's unwavering dedication paid off as she not only became proficient ...

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In this inspiring episode of "Eating While Broke," down with the remarkable Mignon Francois, owner of the Cupcake Collection and bestselling author of "Made from Scratch: Finding Success Without a Recipe." Mignon takes us on a journey through her extraordinary life, sharing how she overcame financial hardships and built a million-dollar empire while serving up onion rings to her family. Mignon's story is one of resilience, faith, a...

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August 31, 2023 87 mins

🎧 New Episode Alert! 🎤 Join us on @EatingWhileBroke for an incredible conversation with recording artist Anaya Lovenote. Hailing from humble beginnings and foster care, she's an embodiment of resilience. Anaya defied industry obstacles and carved her own path, using the power of social media to amplify her voice. From Texas to Atlanta and now LA, she's a testament to how music can transform lives. Tune in as we unravel her inspir...

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