The Made From Scratch

The Made From Scratch

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My name is Gabriel Leal…Follow me along my journey as I set out to meet fun and interesting creative minds. We will discuss the creative process with writers, artists, musicians and anyone with a mindset to create. I chronicle my own journey to becoming a published author.


#64 w/ Mike Padurano
May 22 • 75 min
Join me with my guest Mike Padurano. We will discuss his journey and this motto that he absolutely lives by: “Bringing like-minded people together, to accomplish what one cannot do alone” Come along as my good friend and I talk about life and whatever…
#63 w/ Elizabeth Westbrook
May 21 • 61 min
Join me with my guest Elizabeth Westbrook. She has spent 25 years in operations and customer service. Working her way up from administrative support to Director and VP level where she spent the next 15 years. This led to opening her own company helping…
#62 w/ David Pollack
May 20 • 67 min
Join me with my guest David Pollack. He has been cooking since he was fourteen years old. In 2003 he was diagnosed with kidney failure and in 2008, started on dialysis. Now being a kidney recipient, David spends his time giving back and helping people on…
#61 w/ Glenda Hoon Russell
May 19 • 62 min
Join me with my guest Glenda Hoon Russell. She has been through a few life experiences – losing both of my parents at a young age, dealing with a 10-year secret eating disorder, four job layoffs, anxiety through the roof, and a whole lot of self-hate, to…
#60 w/ Katie Dundorf
May 18 • 59 min
Join me with my guest Kaitlyn Dundorf. How many 18-year-olds do you know that have been on Tea with GaryVee? That’s right, Gary Vaynerchuk himself. She was one of those lucky few. She first connected with Gary because she wanted his perspective on how to…
#59 w/ Kat Daniels & Derek Hanjora
May 15 • 58 min
Join me this evening with my guests Kat Daniels & Derek Hanjora. She is the host of her own podcast The Teachable Soul. He was the host of his own podcast “Shut Up Cam” She has a variety of guests on, that share their mistakes along their journies and…
#58 w/ Mila DeChant
May 14 • 62 min
Join me this evening with my guest Mila DeChant. She is a keynote speaker, people scientist, and visionary who partners with leaders, businesses, universities, and communities to drive change, instill empowerment, and courage in the way we lead and…
# 57 with Guest Host Megan Rejman and Jackie Moore.
May 13 • 47 min
Join me this evening as my guest host for the evening will be Megan Rejman. She is the Podcast host of sho-e-ate: Brainstorm in Progress. She will be guest hosting for me with her guest for the evening is Jackie Moore. Come along as Megan will interview…
#56 w/ Gabriel Leal
May 12 • 60 min
Join me this evening as I ride solo and talk about current events, everyday life, and anything else that comes to mind. We Stream live at 7:05 PM CST. this evening. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
#55 w/ Vicki O’Neill
May 11 • 57 min
Join me with my guest Vicki O’Neill. Her passion for helping small and mid-size business leaders achieve success was the driving force to launching her business in 2011. Vicki turned her passion into a full-time strategy and coaching business. The founder…
#54 w/ Dai Manuel
May 8 • 62 min
Join me with my guest Dai Manuel. He knows the struggle of the juggle and keeping his health and happiness a priority. He models his work based on 5 F’s: Fitness, Family, Faith, and Finances with an overarching roof of FUN, built on a rock-solid…
Broadcast with Guest Host Wendy Gihula and Kristin A. Sherry
May 7 • 89 min
Join Wendy Gihula as the guest host of The Made From Scratch Broadcast with her guest for the evening Kristin A. Sherry. Wendy is the author of The PIKA Bunny children’s book series and upcoming host of her podcast “The Write Kind”. Kristin A. Sherry is a…
#52 w/ David Munford
May 6 • 49 min
Join me Wednesday, May 6th with my guest David Munford. David’s journey into self-discovery and his passion for helping others is inspiring. His many travels into missionary work and learning to share his story of positivity is what drives him to grow and…
#51 w / Gabriel Leal
May 5 • 51 min
It was another episode where I had the opportunity to talk about life and the positive aspects of life that I share with everyone who watches the show. Living the times of this pandemic is already hard enough on good folks. I bring the brighter things…
#50 w/ Virgie Van Horst
May 4 • 77 min
Join me Monday with my guest Virgie Van Horst. She is a Badass Realtor/Broker, a Digital Branding Growth Marketer, a Content Creator, and a big influence for me. Her unique style of growth and marketing are only a few components that make Virgie so…
#49 W / Russ Johns
May 1 • 84 min
Join me tomorrow evening with my guest Russ Johns. He is the host of the #PirateBroadcast that airs five days a week. He is an innovator and trailblazer. His message of kindness and compassion are an inspiration to many, myself included. With over 150…
#48 W/ Pat Roque
Apr 30 • 67 min
Join me with my guest Pat Roque. The Rock Star Career Transformation Coach, is a sought-after keynote speaker, career success coach, and author who lives a laptop life from Myrtle Beach, SC, and Wayne NJ. As a top work from home expert, she founded her…
#47 W/ Russ DeSomer
Apr 29 • 63 min
Join me on with my guest Russ DeSomer. He is currently an EDI Engineer. Before that, he was musician, luthier, author, salesman, Air Force Linguist, missionary… the list is lengthy. He is a self-proclaimed Agent of Change living outside the box. But he…
#46 w/ Dave Bricker
Apr 28 • 61 min
Join me with my guest Dave Bricker. He is an MFA Graphic Designer, an award-winning author of twelve books, a publishing coach, a marketing consultant, a jazz guitarist, and a member of the National Speakers Association. Come along as we will dig deeper…
#45 w/ Christine Gold
Apr 27 • 59 min
Join me tomorrow evening with my guest Christine Gold. She is an intuitive anatomy reader, Psychic, empath, energy coach, and healer. A spiritual medium and Usui Reiki Master & teacher. She helps women heal at a 360-degree level…
#44 W Marisa Cali
Apr 24 • 56 min
Join me on with my guest Marisa Cali. In 2016, she founded All The Social after exploring different aspects of digital marketing and recognizing her passion for helping business owners with their social media presence. She consults professionals on how to…
# 43 w/ Stacy Juba
Apr 23 • 61 min
Join me with my guest Stacy Juba. She an author, freelance editor, online course creator, and longtime journalist. After years of working as a reporter and freelance writer, Stacy now concentrates on writing books and helping other authors through her…
#42 w. Brian Schulman
Apr 22 • 135 min
Join me with my guest Brian Schulman. Named a 2019 LinkedIn Video Creator of the Year, Brian is one of the pioneering Top LinkedIn Video and LinkedInLIVE Creators in the world and is a sought after international speaker who does speaking engagements…
#41 w/ Laura Rubin
Apr 21 • 54 min
Join me with my guest Laura Rubin. Despite seeming to have it all - a full bank account; busy social life; great hobbies, Laura wanted more out of life. She went on her own journey and eventually pieced all her experiences of life together and realized…
#40 W/ Mark Morris Jr.
Apr 20 • 59 min
Join me with my guest Mark R. Morris Jr. He is a writer, a father, and a storyteller who also works as a ghostwriter. He has the privilege to work with hundreds of private clients and dozens of writing agencies to produce content marketing, blogs,…
#39 w/ Jennifer Cline
Apr 17 • 61 min
Join me with my guest Jennifer Cline. From widow with two children and a falling-down house…and no fixer-upper skills to a woodworker with a handy reputation. Jennifer has created a name for herself with her creativity and story of inspiration. She has a…
#38 w/ Harpreet Kaur
Apr 16 • 60 min
Join me tomorrow evening with my guest Harpreet Kaur. She is a Global Product/Technical Program Leader and D&I Advocate and Keynote Speaker working for Microsoft. She helped her inspire other women wanting to grow in the Technical field. She is also a…
#37 w / Gabriel Leal & Mike Padurano
Apr 15 • 112 min
Join me this evening as I will talk about current events, news of the day and bring some positive energy to your living rooms. I am joined by a good friend of the show Mike Padurano. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
#36 w / Gabriel Leal
Apr 14 • 69 min
Join me this evening as I will doing another Ask The Host. I will talk about a different array of topics and possibly have some guests pop in the conversation. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
#35 w/ Brandy Holloway
Apr 13 • 63 min
Join me tomorrow evening with my guest Brandy Hollaway. After 17 years in the fitness & Wellness Industry, Brandy knew her mission was to help solopreneurs and business professionals own their fire in life and business. Social media, personal branding,…
#34 w/ Adrian Lyles
Apr 10 • 45 min
Hey Guys…I just wanted to reach out to guys and share how I excited about tomorrow’s guest Adrian Lyles. This young and talented musician will be on the show to share his experiences in following his passion for music he will also perform a few songs…
#33 w/ Andrea Sanchez
Apr 9 • 57 min
Join me Thursday evening with my guest Andrea Sanchez. She is a people-first communications leader who has built her reputation by transforming individuals, brands, and businesses through genuine storytelling. Her company Spark Story helps people find and…
#32 w/ Inez Barberio
Apr 8 • 51 min
Join me Wednesday evening at 7 PM CST with my guest Inez Barberio. She is an Inspirational Speaker, Emotional Intelligence Thought Leader and Consultant who teaches businesses Diversity & Inclusion. She is a multi-faceted individual with a great message…
#31 w/ Russell Nohelty
Apr 7 • 65 min
Join me tomorrow evening with my guest USA Today Best Selling Author Russell Nohelty. He is the author of dark fantasy, science fiction novels, and graphic novels. He has published over 20 books to date and has raised over $100,000 on Kickstarter for…
#30 w/ Gabriel Leal
Apr 6 • 53 min
Join me tonight as I discuss what is going in my world and the status of my quarantine. I am looking forward to trying some new things as I continue to grow my show and my abilities as a host. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to…
#29 w/ Frank Annello
Apr 3 • 49 min
Join me tomorrow evening at 7 PM CST with my guest Frank Annello. He is an asset finance professional with experience in structuring complex equipment finance transactions as well as corporate lending. But what makes him interesting is his other business…
#28 w/ Lori Knudsen
Apr 2 • 59 min
Join me with my guest Lori Knudsen. She is a natural connector, coach, mentor, and problem solver. Her approach to clients is through attentive observation of individual styles, active listening, and empathy. Placing a high value on continuous improvement…
#27 w/ Remy Reilly
Apr 1 • 40 min
Join me with my guest Remy Reilly. Remy is an Indie Pop singer from Dallas, TX. Only 16-years-old Remy Reilly is not only a singer and songwriter with a voice mature beyond her age, but she also plays a different array of instruments like drums and piano.…
#26 w/ Jade Nickol
Mar 31 • 48 min
Join me on the show with my guest Jade Nickol. She is a talented singer/songwriter from the Dallas area. Jade’s controversial writing and distinctive tone, has been compared to the voices of Joni Mitchell and Stevie Nicks. Her knowledge of instruments…
#25 w/ Gabriel Leal
Mar 30 • 52 min
Join me as this evening as I give of my state of the union address about the show, my situation and what my plans are going forward. I will discuss the guest coming on this week. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
#24 w/ Carol Campos
Mar 27 • 58 min
Join me this evening on the broadcast with guest Carol Campos. She is a Life Coach and the Co-host of The Divine Breadcrumb podcast with best friend Deb Sorensen. Carol previously worked in the corporate sector for over 20 years until she made the leap to…
#23 w/ Michael Goldberg
Mar 26 • 56 min
Join me this evening with my guest Michael Goldberg. He is a Recruiting Strategist. Michael helps companies hire faster, smarter, and cheaper while saving time, dollars, and educating managers to make better hiring decisions. Come along as we will discuss…
#22 w/ Sophia Annello
Mar 25 • 41 min
Hey, guys join me on the Made From Scratch Broadcast. My guest was singer/songwriter Sophia Annello. This immensely talented musician is currently attending Berklee College of Music to pursue her passion as an artist. Come along as we will discuss the…
#21 “Life is Good”
Mar 24 • 32 min
Join me I as talked about life, the pandemic of COVID-19 and just how video is such a big influence going forward in the new norm of life in this time of unprecedented world events. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
#20 w/ Sheri St Marie
Mar 23 • 70 min
Join me and my guest Sheri St Marie. She is a realtor in Wisconsin but there is so much more to her than meets the eye. She is an author, entrepreneur, public speaker, content creator and a disruptor of human behavior. Come along as we talk about life,…
#19 w/ Miriam Bulcher
Mar 20 • 42 min
Join me as my guest will be Miriam Bulcher. She is a Luxury Portrait and Headshot Photographer who specializes in Personal Branding. She’s been helping people celebrate life in every season, whether that’s motherhood, a new business venture, or just…
#18 w/ Gabriel Leal
Mar 19 • 47 min
Again it is another Ask The Host segment. I will cover the topics of the day and field questions and comments from the viewers. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
# 17 w/ El Hoffmann
Mar 18 • 53 min
Join me this evening as my guest will be El Hoffmann. She here to talk about Intimate Partner Violence. Through her own journey of pain, healing, and sexual health; She has developed a deep passion for disrupting the sexual wellness industry as well as…
#16 w/ Eric Renteria
Mar 17 • 49 min
Join me this evening with my guest Eric Renteria. He is a fashion designer with his own unique flair for creating a unique line of clothing. He fashions have walked the runways of New York. We talk fashion, creative ideas and how came up with the concept…
#15 w/ Gabriel Leal
Mar 16 • 45 min
I will discuss the current events locally and around the nation as the spread of COVID-19 aka the CoronaVirus continues to shut down the of so many industries. Join me as I talk about this and living in this current environment. —- This episode is…
#14 w/ Rabea Ballin
Mar 14 • 43 min
Join me as my guest was Contemporary Visual Artist Rebea Ballin. Born in Germany, raised in southern Louisiana, Rabéa Ballin moved to Houston to pursue her MFA in drawing and painting at the University of Houston. She earned her BFA in Fine Art from…
#13 w/ Diana Roiniotis
Mar 12 • 44 min
Join me this evening as my guest will be Diana Roiniotis (pronounced Roy-Uh-Notice). She has just transitioned from a career in Caregiving/Customer Service to a career in IT, with long term sights set on Cybersecurity. a recovering opioid addict with over…
#12 “Ask The Host”
Mar 11 • 45 min
Join me this evening for another “Ask The Host” Segment. I’ll be discussing the learning process of becoming a broadcast host, setting up a podcast and figuring out the technical aspect of putting a show together. Follow along and put in your opinions.…
#11 “Ask The Host”
Mar 10 • 53 min
Join me as I do another “Ask the Host” segment. I field questions room the audience and talk about the status of my book, the coronavirus and all things with living a creative life. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
#10 w/ Timothy Minor Jr.
Mar 9 • 51 min
Hey, guys join me as my guest will be Timothy Minor Jr. He is an artist, poet, writer, singer, actor. comedian, photographer, and film fanatic; all pieces of the complicated jigsaw puzzle that mark his own unique style. He writes for his website…
#9 w/ Catalina Medrano
Mar 6 • 75 min
Join me as my guest will be Catalina Medrano. Catalina is an ESL educator with a passion for teaching and helping others learn. She has worked with English learners and their communities as an educator in the classroom, as well as in training,…
#8 w/ Wendy Gilhula
Mar 5 • 62 min
Join me as I speak with my guest Wendy Gilhula. She is a children’s book author, a kindness ambassador, and creator of The Pika Bunny Kids Kindness Tracker app. She is planning the launch of her adult kindness app on March 12th from MIT. Come follow along…
#7 “Ask the Host”
Mar 4 • 47 min
This was a segment where I had the opportunity to speak freely and field questions from the viewers. I updated what was going on with the broadcast and my intentions with future shows. Join me as I just ramble on about life and finding the creative…
#6 w/ Coila Evans
Mar 3 • 46 min
Please join me as I talk to Big Sky Artist Coila Evans. Operating from her gallery in the small community of Roundup, Montana. She is a talented artist whose work shows the humanistic spirit and expresses the untold story of her subjects through…
#5 w/ Eryk Pruitt
Mar 2 • 31 min
Join Me as I interview the talented and eccentric Eryk Pruitt. His multitude of brilliance includes screenwriting, director, producer, public speaker, narrator, podcast host, and the list goes on. Did I forget to mention that he is an author as well? Eryk…
#4 w/ Michelle Fernandez
Feb 27 • 52 min
Hey guys!…Join me where my guest will be Michelle Fernandez. She is a talented author who has an upcoming new release of her second novel “Till I Kissed You”. We will discuss the creative process of writing a novel and creating your Happily Ever After.…
#3 w/ Samantha Glover
Feb 26 • 57 min
This evening’s guest is Samantha Glover. She is a Data Scientist and Marketing Consultant who has an amazing artistic side to her personality. Her list of talents goes as follows musician, writer, artist, and actress. We will discuss her journey into…
#2 “The Creative Soul” w/ Opalina Salas
Feb 21 • 51 min
My guest was a poet savant, musician, writer, author, advocate, wife, mother, creative soul…Opalina Salas. She is a beautiful soul and someone I have admired for a while. We discuss life as an artist, writer, and creator. Her book Black Sparrow Dress is…
#1 - “The Why”
Feb 20 • 20 min
I lay why I started this journey into podcasting and live video streaming. I talk about what I want to do as a podcast host and creator. This will be a daily podcast that will discuss the creative mind and the process that creative people use to build an…