Archive for category Watch the Show July 2015

Great gifts from local artisans

July 22, 2015 - 12:28 PM
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Two the Moon gift shop in Arlington is a quaint, local neighborhood store that features a variety of local artisans. Owner Johanna Braden and associate sales representative, Sam Burris came to show us some unique items and share the names of the interesting people behind the craft.

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Empowershop 2015

July 22, 2015 - 12:20 PM
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That's why dress for success DC is running a pop up shop this weekend, where you can find designer clothing and help out a good cause. Kelli Jones and Daphne Jarvis from Dress for Success DC were here today to tell us more about Empowershop 2015.

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Celebrating Bastille Day with delicious dishes

July 21, 2015 - 12:08 PM
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Chef Jim Benson, owner of Eleven Course Catering, was here to demonstrate some Authentic French cooking with some fun and easy recipes.

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Capital Fringe Festival

July 20, 2015 - 12:56 PM
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This year, the festival has a new home, with new venues in Northeast D.C. and will be taking place through August 2nd. Natalie Villamonte Zito from the Wandering Theatre Company, came to the show to tell us more about this year's events!

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Managing your associations

July 20, 2015 - 12:53 PM
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Today's guest said that this applies to not only the people you surround yourself around, but your thoughts, actions, and beliefs that you choose to associate with too. Motivational speaker and life coach, Kinja Dixon, told us how to manage these associations.

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Celebrating the reopening of the Cuban Embassy with food!

July 20, 2015 - 12:21 PM
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This morning two-time James Beard Award Winner, Guillermo Pernot of Cuba Libre visited the show to talk about this historic moment, and make a traditional Cuban dish to celebrate the U.S. and the island nation coming together.

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Caravan of Thieves

July 17, 2015 - 01:02 AM
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Caravan of Thieves consists of singer-songwriting husband and wife team, Fuzz and Carrie Sangiovanni, and Benjamin Dean and Brian Anderson. They came to the show to tell us about their latest album, "Kiss Kiss."

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Camp Moss Hollow

July 17, 2015 - 12:02 AM
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And today we were joined by their president and Chief Executive Officer, Tonya Jackson Smallwood. She told us more about their summer and winter camp program, Camp Moss Hollow, that is helping to get D.C. youth off of the streets.

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National Ice Cream Day

July 17, 2015 - 12:01 AM
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Washington Post Express contributor and food writer, Lani Furbank, told us about five unusual ice cream flavors on D.C. menus this summer, ranging from black garlic to sour cream!

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How to make the perfect wedding toast!

July 17, 2015 - 12:00 AM
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Todays guest came to the show to guide us through the steps of making a wedding toast that will be a hit! Speaker and coach Jan Fox told us more on how your speech can be the perfect icing to the wedding cake.

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How to wear all-white

July 16, 2015 - 01:06 PM
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When choosing the perfect all-white outfit, we learned from Wardrobe Stylist and Blogger Emily Smith that it's important to consider the perfect shoes, accessories, and even undergarments. Smith showed us the do's and don'ts for wearing all white! All the beautiful clothing was provided by: Dowdy's Epiphany and makeup was done by Monica Beaute.

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Ride 2 Freedom

July 16, 2015 - 12:59 PM
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The bikers are supporting a project called "Ride 2 Freedom". They're calling attention to the 16-year-old persecution of Falun Gong, a spiritual belief in China. The three bikers, Borong Tsai, Zachary Ware, and AYonatan Tsuprun were excited to tell us all about their experiences.

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Seasonal bites and sips

July 16, 2015 - 12:42 PM
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Our guest Rob Klink was here to cool us down with some seasonal bites and sips. Klink, is the executive chef at Mastro's Steakhouse, and he showed us how to make some creative sushi rolls. Mixologist, Eddie Kyle joined him to pair delicious drinks with the food.

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National Funnel Cake Day at Six Flags America

July 15, 2015 - 12:16 PM
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Today their marketing director, Debbie Evans, and culinary services supervisor, Brian Bailey joined us to share more about the event and gave a little taste of what you can expect!

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'Cruisin for a Cause'

July 15, 2015 - 10:36 AM
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They are a local nonprofit advocacy organization that helps protect civil rights and create opportunities for people to succeed. Tina Campanella, the CEO of Quality Trust, was here to tell us more about their effort to solve problems and break barriers.

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Drink this, not that

July 15, 2015 - 10:33 AM
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Between all the delicious food and beverages, it may seem impossible to keep those pounds off. Thankfully, Charlotte Martin, a registered dietician from Medifast had the do's and don'ts for alcoholic drinks.

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'Screen on the Green'

July 15, 2015 - 10:26 AM
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Now in its 17th year, "Screen on the Green" once again brings the free movie festival to the National Mall this summer! And the President of Friends of Screen on the Green, Jesse Rauch, came to tell us more about the great flicks you can catch this summer!

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Children of the Gospel Choir

July 14, 2015 - 12:24 PM
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Music director Michele Fowlin and Samantha Rios, choir member and recent finalist on Telemundo's "La Voz Kids" came to tell us more!

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Tips and home remedies for bug bites!

July 14, 2015 - 12:19 PM
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Fortunately, mosquito expert, Damien Sanchez of Mosquito Squad joined us to share tips for fighting off these pests and some D-I-Y remedies for those itchy bites.

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Authentic spicy Thai dishes

July 14, 2015 - 12:11 PM
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Throughout the month of July, the Mango Tree DC restaurant is debuting five dishes that are sure to excite your taste buds and dampen the brow. Mango Tree's executive chef Adrian Salazar visited the show to share some of these authentic spicy Thai foods!

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