Motherhood Comes Naturally Pub Day!


Someday, I will get through every tweet and every message and every text and every Facebook post and every missed call and thank you each of you personally for your support. But because I can barely keep my eyes open, it won’t be tonight. Until then, an enormous mass thank you to every person who bought the book, spread the word, shared my excitement and supported me today. From the bottom of my heart, thank you. 

In case you missed them, here are the Today Show clips. The first one is from the eight o’clock hour where I took questions from Today fans who seemed to think I was some sort of parenting expert. Um… sorry folks!


And then the ten o’clock hour where Kathie Lee once again proved to be a huge Scary Mommy fan

She can barely contain her excitement. Also? I’m pretty sure she was wasted.

Jill Smokler
I did find Matt in the green room and demand that he take a picture with me. He looks a tad frightened as well.

Matt on Today

Maybe it was the random sketchy guy behind me my bodyguard who scared them.

jill smokler TV

(Best freeze frame ever.)

But, really, it was a blast. Thanks again for the good wishes and for tuning in!


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  1. Desiree says

    Saw you on the show at 840. It was hilarious! Those poor people. I pre-ordered the book and it looks like it’ll be delivered to me on Thursday. It’s always a pleasure to support you, Jill!

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  2. Megan says

    Yay for the little (and HUGE, #67??!?) things in life!!! We love you Jill, screw Kathie Lee. She’s an uptight bitch. Too bad for her she has no sense of humor.

    So excited about the new book and so happy for you!

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  3. Alexis says

    OK I get that this isn’t the point but YOU LOOK FABULOUS. Seriously – hair, makeup, the whole package. Also you speak SO WELL on camera. No nervous ticks (like…um…well), no awkward hand gestures. You look like a pro. I mean it!

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