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Janet P.
Hometown: The Bronx, New York

"I'm a free-spirited and charismatic mother of three beautiful gems. I am also a first-time grandma! I love to cook, read and dance salsa!"

What is your favorite OWN show?
Without a shadow of a doubt, my favorite show is Super Soul Sunday!

What are your three favorite things?
My three favorite things are OWN TV, love of my family, and my religious upbringing in the Yoruban tradition.

What would your superpower be?
My superpower would be to eradicate all disease!

What is the first thing you do when you wake up?
The first thing I do upon waking is to stretch my arms toward the heavens and say thank you!!!!

What is the last thing you do before you go to bed?
The last thing I do is to thank God, my ancestors and my orishas for their blessing. I ask them to keep me amazingly in light just as they are!

What is the one item you can't live without, and why?
My OWN TV! I have discovered so many beautiful levels of myself from watching the quality programming OWN TV gives us. :-)

What do you like that most people dislike?
Black licorice.

What are you proudest of?
In am proudest of my growth as a light worker. There was a time in my life when darkness plagued me. I had to look inside to find my light. It wasn't an easy road, but I made it!

Who is your hero?
Oprah is my hero. She has helped me believe that there is nothing in this world we can't achieve! Thank you for this honor!!!!

What is your biggest pet peeve?
People who litter on the buses and trains in New York City.

What would you like to learn to do?
I would love to learn to cook Thai food! Yummerz!

What are you particularly bad at that your friends tease you about?
Being a sucker for love...