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The world knows or simply -- jewel the four time Grammy nominated singer songwriter with one of the most amazing voices in the music industry.
But for a little more than a year now it's been -- job that's been occupying her time -- has become a new mom.
And is the author of the new children's book called and that's what I do -- Joining me now is singer song writer and -- -- great to see you thinking -- so the book is that's what I do and I guess you're getting into children's books because you are new mom yeah at Maine artist always dedicated my life and then sets to speak and so I think -- -- -- projects.
-- -- to hear a celebrity come on the show and say look I'm gonna take a break from all that traveling in promoting albums and I really just want to focus on my child.
And that's what -- decided to do.
Yeah I -- -- -- successful in my life and what's the point.
Having some money if you don't take that opportunity like -- -- to be at home and enjoy your baby from me that was the decision I want to me can.
I want to enjoy it it goes so quickly -- sent home.
And the interest and opinions that people if -- call your when you grew up in Alaska.
You grew up with very modest means.
How has that shaped you now that you have everything available to you as a mom.
As time both talk about this who erased on ranches were both raised quite pour and now where we have money with a successful in our -- and we feel so blessed.
And at the same time as parents it's not a situation we thought we would be an end.
We both really value the struggle that we internalize the -- and meet a stronger people -- -- -- have a lot of reserves and still water runs deep as they say.
So excited something word very awareness parents who want to send you -- the confidence you get when you earn something by yourself and that's something we're aware of not try to follow this parenting problems yet but at least are aware of it.
It sounds like you have a great they support of course your husband is set timers can mean he was champion bull -- after the news on dancing -- -- the -- but you say that he's a fantastic hands on daddy's home right now right with a baby yeah he changed his homework scheduled to people just really want to make us on our priority and be able to be home with him so he's a great partner we don't happen to have a -- we just.
Take turns in a pummeling working for a few days he's home with the baby in -- -- One of the things about your book is that he said that the last page with this beautiful photos.
Of the mom.
-- kissing her baby that is still brings tears to your eyes every time you look at that high heat.
Relate to that because I do this news -- with my children before and put them that that -- every night.
What is it about this picture that -- you.
You know me being a mom changes your heart every mom knows it just changes you tear up over so many different things now that -- tonight really touched my heart and I really wrote this book has eleven -- to my son when I was pregnant I want him to know how loved he was and I wanted to do in a way that sparked his imagination -- and fantasy metaphors.
And then to have -- illustrated how this whole new element brought to it was such a dream come true for me it's any memento from my son and I want to share with other parents test.
-- a couple of minutes for their kids.
And say that you're gonna continue the children writing books but you're also.
Going to do your -- to -- yes what can fans look forward to.
I guess I have many records in the works have a greatest hits coming -- Austin I had a country -- that like to do and I have a follow up to first album pieces of -- -- -- I'd like to do as well.
Differences -- mom now I don't enough to have it in media do these massive three informed on three tours and media blitzes I kind of like to do things in four or five days windows -- -- released an independently.
Now that I'm a mom ref called to go at it again let's have to see -- it does change your life when you have some parents and glad some gutsy -- -- -- -- -- been -- ground.
People can check out the book by jewel that's what -- do it also has a -- with it thanks so much -- thinking.
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