ep. 10: Stephanie Pruitt


Poet Stephanie Pruitt talks making a living as a poet, the magical powers of apple cider vinegar and learning to love lipstick.


Our guest this week is Stephanie Pruitt, poet and owner of No Starving Artist, a company that helps creative people learn how to earn a living by making art.  

We talked to Stephanie about her favorite uses for apple cider vinegar, her recipe for a homemade undereye mask to eradicate bags and dark circles, and why you should be using a toothbrush to groom your eyebrows.  Stephanie also talked about how she turned poetry into a profession, and how she helps other people learn how to monetize their creative endeavors.

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You can find Stephanie online at www.stephaniepruitt.com and on Instagram @pruittstephanie.

Ashtin Paige

Ashtin Paige


stephanie's desert-island products

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other items discussed in this episode:

  • Every Drop Beauty Spatula
  • The instant espresso Stephanie uses for undereye bags and circles is Cafe Bustelo.

  • The recipe for Stephanie's Tumeric Tonic is: 

    • Apple cider vinegar

    • Lemon juice

    • Tumeric

    • Grated ginger

    • Cayenne pepper

    • One garlic clove

    • Stevia or raw honey to taste

    • Stephanie suggests drinking the tonic straight.  Alternatively, she suggests making a big batch and freezing it in an ice cube tray; use two of the cubes and pour hot water over them to make a tea.  

  • Download Stephanie's poetry chapbook, "Unblanking the Page," here.


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thank you, stephanie!