Archive for November 2012

Dealing with family members during the holidays

November 20, 2012 - 01:26 PM
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Clinical psychologist Andrea Bonior sat down with Melanie and Natasha to talk about ways you can deal with family members during the holiday season.

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The fiscal cliff: what you need to know

November 20, 2012 - 01:18 PM
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Financial consultant Antwone Harris talked to Natasha about how the fiscal cliff will affect average Americans.

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Showing appreciation

November 19, 2012 - 12:51 PM
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Communication expert Steven Gaffney came on the show to discuss why showing appreciation is crucial in relationships.

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Holiday shopping at Bloomingdale's

November 19, 2012 - 12:49 PM
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It's time to start thinking of what you'll be giving your loved ones this year. Heather Guay, the Public Relations Manager at Bloomingdale's in Chevy Chase and Tysons Corner, stopped by to show us some great gift ideas.

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Holiday travel with ease

November 19, 2012 - 12:42 PM
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Elizabeth Thorp, the founder of Poshbrood, came on the show to talk about tips you need to remember to make your holiday travel easier.

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How to handle holiday stress

November 19, 2012 - 12:41 PM
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Psychiatrist Dr. Marc Dalton sat down with Natasha and Melanie to talk about how you can handle stress during the holidays.

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New cookbook: "A taste of Virginia Tech"

November 16, 2012 - 10:03 AM
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Krista Gallagher, the author of the new cookbook "A Taste of Virginia Tech," talks about some of the most coveted dishes from the university's dining establishments.

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Howard Levy: founding member of Béla Fleck and the Flecktones

November 16, 2012 - 09:56 AM
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Howard Levy has revolutionized the harmonica and is one of the founding members of Béla Fleck and the Flecktones. He and renowned guitarist Chris Siebold talked to Melanie about their show at WolfTrap.

 

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Keeping your pets safe on Thanksgiving

November 16, 2012 - 09:54 AM
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Can you believe that Thanksgiving is less than a week away? Dr. Katy Nelson chatted with Natasha and Melanie about ways you can keep you pets safe on Turkey Day.

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Black Friday deals in Old Town Alexandria

November 15, 2012 - 02:23 PM
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It's time to start gearing up for Black Friday. Amy Rutherford, owner of Red Barn Mercantile, talked to Melanie about deals happening in Old Town Alexandria the day after Thanksgiving.

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National Military Family Association

November 15, 2012 - 02:15 PM
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Michelle Joyner, the Communications Director for the National Military Family Association and Rachel Winkler,an army wife and volunteer, talked to Natasha about a new mobile app that supports military families.

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How to appropriately manage your budget for the holidays

November 15, 2012 - 02:04 PM
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Heather Evans of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management joined Natasha and Melanie to talk about how to manage your budget during the holiday season.

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Virtual Piggy: teaching your kids how to manage money

November 14, 2012 - 12:53 PM
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It's important to teach our kids how to manage their money, and with the economy the way it is these days, the sooner they learn, the better. Dr. Jo Webber, the founder and CEO of Virtual Piggy, talked to Natasha about a simple way to teach them online.

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Thanksgiving crafts for kids

November 14, 2012 - 12:44 PM
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Do you want your children to help decorate your house for Thanksgiving? Anjali Varma, the owner of Kidville in Bethesda, came on to show you easy crafts you can do with your kids.

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The best of Cleveland Park and Woodley Park

November 13, 2012 - 05:33 PM
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Carol Ross Joynt, the Editor-at-Large of Washingtonian, came on the show to talk about the best places to eat, explore, shop, and relax in Cleveland Park and Woodley Park.

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Smitten Kitchen

November 13, 2012 - 05:30 PM
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Deb Perelman, author and founder of the cooking blog Smitten Kitchen, came on the show to talk about her books and show off a few of her delicious recipes.

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Hot off the press: the latest political gossip

November 13, 2012 - 05:28 PM
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Judy Kurtz, The Hill's In-the-Know columnist, chatted with Natasha about the latest gossip fluttering around the political world.

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Cupcakes and Cashmere

November 13, 2012 - 05:23 PM
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Emily Schuman, author and founder of the style and entertaining blog Cupcakes and Cashmere, sat down with Melanie to talk about everything from fashion to do-it-yourself home decorations.

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A new tradition for downtown Silver Spring

November 12, 2012 - 01:35 PM
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Artist Julia Vogl came on the show to talk about the first art installation for downtown Silver Spring called "Re-imagine the Holidays."

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Competition in the workplace

November 12, 2012 - 01:30 PM
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Jennifer Ncyz-Conner of the Washington Business Journal talked to Natasha about how you can handle competition in the workplace and what you can do to further your career.

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