Archive for April 2014

Target America exhibit

April 16, 2014 - 03:50 PM
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Target America is a 10,000 foot interactive exhibit that is in the midst of a nationwide tour. Van Reiner, the President and CEO of the Maryland Science Center was here with more about the exhibit. And joining him was Sean Fearns, the Museum Director of the DEA Museum.

 

 

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"Field to Vase" floral arrangements

April 16, 2014 - 03:44 PM
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Farm to table is a term you're probably familiar with. But, what about field to vase? Buying local and seasonal flowers is also a good way to go green and reduce your environmental impact. Tobie Whitman, the founder and CEO of Little Acres Flowers was here to show us some spring arrangements using local and seasonal flowers.

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Dr. Ian Smith shows us how to get in shape as a couple

April 16, 2014 - 03:40 PM
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So, why not try exercising with your signifcant other? Dating expert and co-host of the television show, "The Doctors" was here to tell us why couples should exercise together.

 

 

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Spring shoe trends

April 16, 2014 - 03:34 PM
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This morning we had some great styles and trends...from sandals to sneakers, and everything in between. Fashion stylist and style expert Naina Singla was here with more.

 

 

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The perfect fit for a suit

April 15, 2014 - 02:40 PM
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Scott Johnson, a personal stylist from J. Hilburn, came on the show to demonstrate how a tailor measures clients to achieve the perfect fit for a suit.

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How to land your first job

April 15, 2014 - 02:37 PM
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Christine Chen, the president of Global Professional Protocol, came on the show to share her advice on how to stand out from the crowd and land a job.

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Greek Easter Cuisine

April 15, 2014 - 02:25 PM
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George Pagonis, the Chef de Cuisine at Kapnos, came on the show to show us how to cook a few traditional Greek Easter dishes.

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Raheem DeVaughn discusses DC concert

April 15, 2014 - 12:47 PM
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Raheem DeVaughn joined us on set to talk about his appearance at the DC Emancipation Day concert.

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Walk to End Lupus Now

April 14, 2014 - 03:07 PM
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This weekend, the DC's Chapter is hosting it's eighth annual Walk to End Lupus Now. All proceeds from the event provide free support and services for those living with lupus. Jessica Gilbart (The President and CEO, DMV Chapter of the Lupus Foundation of America) and Erin Kelley (Founder, Burger of the Week Club) joined us on set. And Patty Richey, who had been living with lupus for five years was here too.

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Creating your dream job

April 14, 2014 - 03:02 PM
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But waiting around for it to show up could take forever. So what if there was a way to create your dream job? Emily Mekinc from the Washington Business Journal was here to tell us just how to do that.

 

 

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Freshen up your home's look for spring

April 14, 2014 - 02:53 PM
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Dana Tydings of Tydings Design was here to show us some simple and inexpensive items to brigten up your indoors as well as your outdoors for spring.

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Filmfest DC

April 14, 2014 - 02:47 PM
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And this year's lineup brings back several crowd pleasing series like "The Lighter Side" and "Justice Matters." There's also a new foodie series called "Feast Your Eyes." Tony Gittens, the festival's director, was on set to tell us more about what's in store for this year's festival.

 

 

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Brides Against Breast Cancer Nationwide Tour of Gowns

April 11, 2014 - 03:28 PM
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Mya Widmyer, the show manager for the tour, joined us to talk about the event. It's happening today and tomorrow at the Sheraton Hotel. 80% of the proceeds benefit families with a loved one fighting cancer. Mya also brought a few models to showcase some of the donated gowns.

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"Learn DC" early literacy campaign

April 11, 2014 - 03:17 PM
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Jen Usmanova, the founder of CareLuLu, and Micki Freeny, the youth services coordinator at the DC Public Library, came on the show to discuss their early literacy campaign, "Learn DC."

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Thomas Jefferson's favorite foods

April 11, 2014 - 03:11 PM
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Chris Jakubiec, the executive chef at Plume at the Jefferson, DC, came on the show to show us how to cook a few of Thomas Jefferson's favorite foods, in honor of Jefferson's 271st birthday.

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Debbie Allen discusses "Brothers of the Knight"

April 11, 2014 - 02:18 PM
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Debbie Allen, Emmy-award winning choreographer, actress, producer, director, and "So You Think You Can Dance" judge, joined us to talk about the auditions she is holding for her upcoming show, "Brothers of the Knight."

 

 

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National Grilled Cheese Day

April 10, 2014 - 02:43 PM
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National Grilled Cheese Day is this Saturday, and just in time to celebrate the holiday, Washington's first grilled cheese restaurant was here with us. Grilled Cheese DC will open it doors tomorrow. And today, Bruce Klores, the owner of GCDC was here to show off some of their specialty gourmet sandwiches.

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Mother's Day photo gifts

April 10, 2014 - 02:34 PM
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Photos are everywhere! They appear on mugs, pillows, and even wallpaper. Personalzied items make great gifts. But, if you don't have an organized photo collection, creating photo gifts can be a daunting task. Certified personal photo organizer, Megan McCourt, was here to help us organize our photo collections so we can start enjoying them again, just in time for Mother's Day.

 

 

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The perfect recipe for thank you notes

April 10, 2014 - 02:10 PM
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And that means the bride and groom must thank their guests. But, how do you show your appreciation? Should it be a hand-written thank you note? If so, when should those be sent? To answer these questions and more, Etiquette Expert Mary Crane was here with her tips to showing your gratitude.

 

 

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The truth about spring traditions

April 9, 2014 - 01:33 PM
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Cyndy Bragg, The Whoopie Queen, joined us to reveal the hidden truths behind some popular spring traditions.

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