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21 Questions with… Jenny McCarthy

We ask the model, actress, author, activist and The View's newest host, our 21 questions.

  1. unnamedI usually get up around… 6:30 a.m.

  2. The first thing I do in the morning… I go pee.

  3. When I get dressed I think… I really need to just surrender to the larger pair of jeans.

  4. I would never leave my home without… checking that my stove is off… I always leave it on!

  5. The key to looking good on TV… know your lighting.

  6. When posing for a picture, it's important to remember… to keep your chin up so you don't have a double chin.

  7. The best thing about being a mother… so many things, but I would say getting to feel what unconditional love feels like and learning so much about myself through him. I thought I was the teacher, but I’m really the student.

  8. The best thing about being on The View is… being able to feed my bebe!

  9. I'd love to interview… the Dalai Lama.

  10. My biggest fashion regret is… every freakin red carpet!

  11. My beauty essentials include… the Tria Hair Removal Laser and undereye pads.

  12. The one luxury item I'm dying to splurge on… a new purse. I'm eyeing this YSL bag, but sometimes spending that much money on a bag is too much for a midwestern girl to handle.

  13. The item of clothing I'm currently wearing most… sweatpants from shopbop.

  14. On a typical Saturday night I… have 15 little boys come for a sleepover. They build tents in the living room and my girlfriends and I have wine and catch up in the other room. 

  15. The last thing I Googled was… DeLorean from Back To The Future; I'm writing my new book and I'm writing about going back in time to heal the past.

  16. If my days had one extra hour I'd… lay in my bed in silence.

  17. When I'm looking to de-stress I… go to Bikram yoga.

  18. When it comes to staying healthy I… eat lots and lots of soup.

  19. I would never travel without… my portable steamer for my clothes.

  20. My guilty pleasure is… Johnny Rockets chocolate shakes.

  21. My biggest pet peeve is… crappy people!