Talking with Real Housewives of New York's Jill Zarin

Real Housewives of New York star, Jill Zarin isn't just any old socialite. No, she's a mother, a Jewish mother and proud of it. I had the opportunity to talk to the reality star about the joys of motherhood, the challenges of raising kids in the spotlight and how her friendships have been dramatically affected by fame.

In our interview with Zarin, she discusses who she calls "kookie" on the show, how she landed the part on the hit Bravo show and her book, Secrets of a Jewish Mother: Real Advice, Real Stories, Real Love .