Archive for July 2013

Enchanting Women Foundation's school supply drive

July 17, 2013 - 12:32 PM
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 Touraine Lynch, the president and founder of the Enchanting Women Foundation, and Angel Jackson, an ambassador of the foundation, came on the show to discuss the school supply drive they're holding on Friday, July 19th to benefit kids in need.

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Red Tricycle's "End of Summer Bucket List" for D.C.

July 17, 2013 - 12:26 PM
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Ayren Jackson-Cannady, the D.C. editor of Red Tricycle, came on the show to share the highlights from the guide's "End of Summer Bucket List" for you and your kids.

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An inside look at 'La traviata' at Wolf Trap

July 16, 2013 - 12:25 PM
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Arvind Manocha, the president and CEO of Wolf Trap, came on the show to tell us about their special production, the Verdi masterpiece, 'La traviata,' which will be performed for one night only - Friday, July 19th. Manocha also told us about Wolf Trap's plans for the summer season.

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Summer budget tips that will help you save money

July 16, 2013 - 12:22 PM
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Laura Harders, the founder of Beltway Budget Mom, came on the show to share some secrets to help you save some money on your summer activities and trips.

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Tips for traveling with your family

July 16, 2013 - 11:54 AM
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Dr. Andrea Bonior, a clinical psychologist, came on the show to share some advice on how we can make sure everyone gets along on vacation with our families this summer.

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Cold foods to beat the heat

July 15, 2013 - 01:03 PM
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Dietitian Rebecca Scritchfield came on the show to share some foods and drinks that are nutritious, easy and cool.

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"All Things Pink" garden party benefiting The Children's Inn at NIH

July 15, 2013 - 12:51 PM
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CharityChicks U.S. and We Will Survive Cancer are teaming up to host a garden party on July 27th featuring "Art, Culture & All Things Pink" to benefit The Children's Inn at the National Institutes of Health. The women who are making it happen came on the show today to tell us all about it. Elizabeth Kane is the founder of CharityChicks US, Gayela Bynum is the founder and chair of We Will Survive Cancer, and Meredith Daly is the media relations manager for The Children's Inn at NIH.

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Cecily Strong from Saturday Night Live

July 12, 2013 - 03:58 PM
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Cecily Strong, a comedian from Saturday Night Live, came on the show to talk about her career, and to tell us what to expect from her performances this weekend at the Arlington Drafthouse.

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Advice for a successful first date

July 12, 2013 - 03:55 PM
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 Erika Ettin, founder of A Little Nudge, came on the show to tell us what to avoid when going out with someone for the first time.

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Keep your pets safe in the summer heat

July 12, 2013 - 02:48 PM
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Dr. Katy Nelson, the host of The Pet Show, came on the show today to talk about how to keep your pets safe and healthy this summer - despite the climbing temperatures. She also brought a 3-year-old dog from the Lost Dog Rescue Foundation who needs a home!

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Spark creativity in your kids

July 11, 2013 - 12:17 PM
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Phyllis Brody, Co-Founder of Creativity for Kids, came on the show to tell us about the importance of keeping a creative mind.

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Summer hair and makeup tips

July 11, 2013 - 12:14 PM
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Makeup artist Johny Saade and hairstylist Christophe Saluzzo came on the show to give helpful tips on how to apply makeup and style your hair during the hot summer months.

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Effects of OCD on kids and teens

July 11, 2013 - 12:09 PM
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Neurological Specialist Robert Melillo came on the show today to talk about the effects OCD has on behavior in children and teenagers.

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Latest celebrity gossip

July 11, 2013 - 12:07 PM
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Judy Kurtz, columnist at The Hill, came on the show to talk about the latest celebrity gossip in Hollywood.

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Science experiments to learn about ants

July 10, 2013 - 12:50 PM
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Mary Porter Green, founder of Curiosity Zone, came on the show to share some science experiments to do with your kids to learn about the ants that may be invading your home this summer - and remove them safely!

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Understanding your child's learning mindset

July 10, 2013 - 12:46 PM
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Education Expert Ann Dolin came on the show to discuss the different kinds of mindsets kids can have toward learning - and to help us understand how to work with these mindsets.

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How to build a sisterhood among women

July 10, 2013 - 12:41 PM
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Bonnie McDaniel, editor-in-chief of Recipes for Good Living, came on the show to share six tips for building a sisterhood among women.

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One Night with Janis Joplin at Arena Stage

July 10, 2013 - 12:33 PM
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Mary Bridget Davies is starring as Janis Joplin in the musical, "One Night with Janis Joplin" at the Arena Stage in D.C., and she came on the show to tell us about the production.

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Luxury vacation homes from Time and Place

July 9, 2013 - 12:13 PM
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Mitch Willey, the founder and president of vacation rental firm Time and Place, came on the show to talk about the perks of staying in luxury summer vacation homes - at a discount!

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Decoding new labels on sunscreen products

July 9, 2013 - 12:08 PM
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Dermatologist Howard Brooks, M.D. of Georgetown Skin came on the show to share advice to help you interpret the new information on sunscreen labels.

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