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Marie Kondo

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Marie Kondo is a Japanese organizing consultant who developed the KonMari Method, which consists of gathering everything one owns by category and keeping only those things that "spark joy." Kondo’s method transcends the typical “tidying how-to,” as it aims to cultivate a lifestyle that encourages one to cherish the things that bring true joy—a refreshing alternative to today’s mass consumer society. Marie has captured her years of consulting experience in her best-selling books, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up and Spark Joy, which have sold over seven million copies worldwide, been published...

Celeste Headlee

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Celeste Headlee has been a journalist with public radio since 1999. But news is her day job. She's also a professional opera singer, with multiple degrees in music.

Celeste hosts the show "On Second Thought" from Georgia Public Broadcasting. Before that, she filled in as a host on several NPR shows, including "Tell Me More", "Weekend Edition", "Talk of the Nation", and "Weekend All Things Considered". And before that, she was the host of the show "The Takeaway" from PRI.

She's also the granddaughter of William Grant Still,...