Valerie Bertinelli is an Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning actor, best-selling author and star of the Food Network show, “Valerie’s Home Cooking.” In her new book, “Enough Already: Learning to Love the Way I Am Today,” Bertinelli shares stories on her long TV career, her rock-and-roll marriage to Eddie Van Halen and her loves and losses along the way. Join Washington Post national arts reporter Geoff Edgers.


“Besides just… her impeccable timing, her work ethic in everything she did work-wise, as a human being, the way she just oozed kindness and gratitude, it taught me a lot about always looking at the bright side. Cause there’s always a brightside.” (Washington Post Live)
“Looking back now, I was part of a diet culture that didn’t celebrate women no matter what size. It was about getting down to the smallest size you could possibly get to, and if you’re not there, then you’re a failure. And I don’t believe that to be true any longer.” (Washington Post Live)

Valerie Bertinelli

VALERIE BERTINELLI is the Emmy Award–winning host of the Food Network shows Valerie’s Home Cooking and Kids Baking Championship. She is the author of the #1 New York Times bestsellers Losing It, and Finding It, plus fan favorites Valerie’s Home Cooking and One Dish at a Time. She has starred in TV classics One Day at a Time and Hot in Cleveland