Archive for June 2014

Mosquito Myths Debunked

June 30, 2014 - 02:39 PM
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And if you were thinking that the mosquitoes won't be as bad this summer after a long winter, think again! To avoid getting eaten alive outside, there are a few things you should know. Mosquito control expert, Damien Sanchez, was here to bust some myths about mosquitoes.

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A picnic for two

June 30, 2014 - 02:33 PM
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And if you don't have plans yet, don't worry. You've still got 4 days to plan something fun, without breaking the bank. The Beltway Bargain Mom, Laura Harders, was here to show us how to throw a festive 4th of July picnic for two on a budget.

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Cirque du Soleil

June 30, 2014 - 02:28 PM
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Their newest show Amaluna is coming to the National Harbor starting July 31st. The show is a tribute to the work and voice of women, featuring a cast of 70% female. The artistic director, Rachel Lancaster and one of the performers, Iuliia Mykhailova, joined us on set.

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American Grilled

June 30, 2014 - 01:59 PM
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The show premieres this Wednesday, just in time for one of America's favorite grilling holidays, the 4th of July. The host of the show, David Guas joined us in studio to share more.

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Port City Brewery's "Derecho Common" beer

June 27, 2014 - 01:47 PM
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Bill Butcher, the owner of Port City Brewing Company, joined us to share the story of how their seasonal summer brew, the "Derecho Common," came about.

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How to avoid heat exhaustion and dehydration

June 27, 2014 - 01:26 PM
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Dr. Amey Kulkarni, an interventional cardiologist, joined us to explain how we can avoid heat exhaustion or dehydration while outdoors this summer.

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D.C. Jazz Festival

June 26, 2014 - 02:07 PM
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Jazz musician Marshall Keyes joined us to talk about the upcoming festival.











 

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Making crepes in your own kitchen

June 26, 2014 - 01:50 PM
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Sri Suku, the founder and owner of Crepe Amour, and Sathar Muhammad, the general manager, joined us today to explain how to make your own crepes. 

 

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Decorating your house for the summer

June 26, 2014 - 01:39 PM
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Interior designer Dana Tydings joined us to share tips on the hottest seasonal trends in interior design. 

 

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S. Epatha Merkerson talks diabetes

June 26, 2014 - 01:21 PM
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Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning actress, S. Epatha Merkerson, is among that population. And she joined us today to tell her story about living with the disease. 

 

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Cultural DC's Source Festival

June 25, 2014 - 02:35 PM
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Jenny McConnell Frederick, the artistic director for the festival, Deb Sivigny, the set designer, and Sarah Dabney Tisdale, an actress performing in the festival, came on the show to tell us more about the Source Festival.

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The Great American Backyard Campout

June 25, 2014 - 02:32 PM
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David Mizejewski, a naturalist with the National Wildlife Federation, came on the show to tell us all about the Great American Backyard Campout.

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Tequila 101

June 25, 2014 - 02:29 PM
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Mixologist Jaime Salas joined us to explain the basics of mixing drinks with tequila, and to prepare a few summer cocktails.

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"Side Show" at the Kennedy Center

June 25, 2014 - 02:24 PM
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Matthew Hydzik, who plays "Buddy Foster" in the musical, and Ryan Silverman, who plays "Terry Connor," came on the show to tell us more about the Kennedy Center's production of "Side Show."

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Summer entertaining tips

June 24, 2014 - 04:53 PM
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Lifestyle expert, Karly Barker was here to share some tips and must-have items to help make your next barbecue or cookout a smashing success.

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Dew Tour 2014

June 24, 2014 - 04:49 PM
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And people are certainly going to be watching one of the youngest athletes in action sports. 14-years-old Tom Schaar was here today to tell us all about the event.

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Look fabulous for less on your wedding day

June 24, 2014 - 04:29 PM
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Lifestyle expert, Lauren Rothman, was here to share tips on how to look 'fab' for less on your big day.

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Keeping your kids safe on the internet

June 24, 2014 - 04:25 PM
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It's hard to monitor screen time and internet access, but there are a few tools and resources that can help. Leticia Barr, the 'Tech Savvy Mama', was here to show us how they work.

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Monte Durham shares some wedding wisdom

June 24, 2014 - 04:17 PM
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From strapless to mermaid fit to ball gowns, all the choices can get a bit overwhelming. Not to worry, Monte Durham, the fashion director of TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta" was here to take us through the process.

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Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

June 23, 2014 - 02:13 PM
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Martha Sichone Cameron, an ambassador for the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, came on the show to share her story as a mother living with HIV, and to discuss her work with the Women's Collective in D.C.

For more information, visit www.PedAIDS.org.

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