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Thursday, July 30, 2015
  • Pat Benatar, Neil Giraldo, Jim Peterik and Lee Greenwood Share Their Favorite Wedding Songs and Memories
      If music and romance go hand-in-hand, then who better to quiz about wedding songs, than a bunch of music legends? In an earlier Parade.com piece, Noel Paul Stookey, B.J. Thomas, John Oates, Gordon Goodwin, Micky Dolenz and Edwin McCain shared their favorites with Parade. This round, I caught up with four power players who […]
  • When Calls the Heart Renewed for Third Season
    Hearties rejoice! Hallmark Channel announced today that the fan-favorite period drama, When Calls the Heart, has been renewed for its third season! The show follows Elizabeth Thatcher, a school teacher from the city as she braves the frontier to find love and adventure in the town of Hope Valley. It has become the network’s most […]
  • Photos: 9 Celebs Who Said No to Plastic Surgery
    Given Hollywood’s obsession with youthful beauty, it’s understandable that many actors in the public eye feel pressured to undergo facelifts, nips and tucks. However, some stars such as Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts have said they’ll never go under the knife. Launch the gallery to see nine stunning celebs who have said no to plastic surgery. View the original at […]
  • The Norman Lear Experience: His Shows, His Honesty and One Thing He Wanted to Do
    Anyone watching television in the 1970s knew the name Norman Lear. The man was equivalent to a TV god during that time and his work has influenced much of the television that followed. Don't believe me? During the 1974-75 season alone, his show All in the Family held the No. 1 spot in the Nielsen ratings. […]
  • Happy 75th Birthday, Bugs Bunny!
    In 1940, that “wascally wabbit” we all know and love as Bugs Bunny made his official debut on the big screen in the Warner Bros. short “A Wild Hare.” Versions of Warner rabbits began appearing with 1938's “Porky's Hare Hunt.” They didn't sound, or look like, what became Bugs. In “A Wild Hare,” Elmer Fudd […]
  • Exclusive: Watch America's Got Talent Contestants Talk Back to the Judges
    America’s got talent, and the NBC series of the same name flaunts it. Whether it's singing, dancing, acrobatics or a magic trick you've never seen before, every episode amazes and sometimes stuns. The week, the show celebrates its 10th anniversary with a two-hour “10 Years of Talent” special featuring the best moments from the last decade. […]
  • Exclusive Clip: See the Origins of LEGO in A LEGO Brickumentary
    The enormous success of the 2014 animated film The LEGO Movie has made the diminutive little bricks one of the hottest properties on the planet right now. Not only are the toys still insanely popular, but all types of licensed products have sprung up with the face of the little yellow men (and women) on […]
  • 10 Unique Appetizers Served On A Stick
    You know the party appetizer drill. Brie? Check. Veggie platter? Done. Chips and salsa? Done and done, and oh so ho-hum. It’s time to update your appetizer repertoire with some new and fresh recipes. In addition to some unique hors d’oeuvres ideas, I’m also going to give you a special serving suggestion. You can serve each and […]
  • 30 Decadent Ways To Eat S’mores
    Do you think of s’mores as chocolate and toasted marshmallows sandwiched between two graham crackers? Most of us think about s’mores in this basic way. However, there are other (dare I say better?) options! I’ve put together a drool-worthy collection of different ways to eat s’mores. These recipes are not simply variations on the classic version – they are decadent […]
  • Ideas to Get the Kids Cooking this Summer
    It’s sun and splash season, and it’s also the perfect time of year to get kids involved with making the family meals. We’re on a more relaxed time schedule, so use the summer vacation to get kids involved in feeding the family! Getting the kids in the kitchen to help prepare meals is a chance to […]
  • 9 Smoothie Bowl Recipes Perfect for Summer
    Smoothie bowls: they’re all the rage right now. They’re perfect for summer because they’re cool and creamy and the possible flavor combinations are pretty much endless! While smoothies are great for an on-the-run breakfast, smoothie bowls can be a fun option if you have time to sit down and eat. You can add toppings that […]
  • The 16 Best Peach Recipes for a Peachy Keen August!
    August is peach season and we wait for it all year. Sure, peaches are imported from somewhere during other months but they’re never the same. The sweet, juicy, fragrant August beauties are irresistible. So much so that no touching or squeezing is needed to find a good one. The smell alone tells their story. Even […]
  • 17 Easy, Low-Carb Zucchini Noodle Recipes
    You can’t go wrong with zucchini recipes in the summer season. Anyone who has a garden knows the abundance that comes from just a few plants. Even if you don’t have a garden, having an arsenal of zucchini recipes can’t hurt. All the recipes call for spiralizing the zucchini into noodle form, but you can […]
  • 20 Healthy Peach Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert and Drinks
    They say “an apple a day keeps the doctor away, ” but this time of year, I’d rather have peaches! I’m not a physician or nutritionist, but with fiber, vitamin C, potassium and more, what do apples have that peaches don’t? So consider this my prescription for a healthy and delicious summer -- 20 Healthy Peach […]

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