My Favorite Food Confession No One Understands

I could blame it on my mother-in-law. This week’s challenge, that is. My mother-in-law, truly a lovely lady. So delightful that when she came to town this week, she brought with her a container of homemade oatmeal cookies. My mouth waters just thinking about what might be, the best oatmeal cookie I’ve ever had. Perfectly round, baked to chewy consistency. I devoured a couple. Ok, maybe it was twelve. Who’s judging? Surely, not you. I savored each bite giving thanks

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Barista Does Something Wonderful For Deaf Customer

Ibby Piracha knows it’s not easy being a deaf person in a hearing world. That’s why a stranger’s wonderful act has moved him so much. That stranger was Krystal Payne, a new barista at the Starbucks in Leesburg, Virginia. Soon after starting at the store, Krystal noticed Ibby and how he was challenged making his regular order. That’s when Krystal decided to do something wonderful. Something kind. Something beyond the barista call of duty. CBS News’ Steve Hartman has their

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How To Get A Dozen Free Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Thursday

What’s better than hot Krispy Kreme doughnuts? How about a dozen for free? The San Francisco Chronicle reports that’s a possibility Thursday, April 28th. Buy a dozen glazed doughnuts and get another dozen absolutely free. It’s the sweetest way the company could figure out to celebrate National Superhero Day. The company says, “Costumes are not required but super encouraged.” That sounds adorable. I might just have to go hang out at my local Krispy Kreme store and watch darling superhero

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Chobani CEO Giving Employees Piece Yogurt Empire

Chobani Yogurt founder Hamdi Ulukaya knows what it is to have a dream come true. He will tell you he came to the United States with nothing from Syria and built his company from the ground up. Of course, he knows he didn’t do it alone. So, this week he made announcement to his employees. One that show his gratitude. Acknowledges their hard work. And best of all, cuts them in on the riches to come. NBC News was there

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Posing Nude: 11 Women Celebrate Their Weight Loss

It’s one thing to lose some weight, it’s another to feel confident enough to be posing nude in a national magazine. That’s what 11 women did as they celebrated their weight loss in Weight Watcher’s Magazine. People Magazine reports The May/June issue features women who have lost a range of 12-87 pounds through Weight Watchers. Some had excess weight from earlier pregnancies, some had health conditions, some were dealing with mental challenges. Each woman decided now was her time. To get healthy.

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Hugh Jackman Looking To Change The World One Cup Of Coffee At A Time

You love superstar Hugh Jackman for his roles in Les Mis and playing the Marvel Comics character, Wolverine. Maybe you’ve seen him in his Tony Award and Golden Globe Award winning roles on Broadway and television. Somewhere along the way on the road to stardom, he found a bigger purpose. Maybe he could use his fame and money to make the world a better place. Jackman found his inspiration at the bottom of a cup of coffee and from another superstar.

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What Happens When A Cattle Rancher’s Wife Goes Vegan?

If you love your dog, you might enjoy my new book, “Hope Possible: A Network News Anchor’s Thoughts On Losing Her Job, Finding Love, A New Career, And My Dog, Always My Dog.” It includes a number of essays about loving your dog. This sure doesn’t have the makings of a conventional love story. Things started out so well for cattle rancher Tommy Sonnen and his wife, Renee. Then, she went out and had to go vegan. A vegan and a cattle

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Kids Surprise With Answer To, “Who Would You Have Dinner With?”

If you like this story, please check out my new book, “Hope Possible: A Network News Anchor’s Thoughts On Losing Her Job, Finding Love, A New Career, And My Dog, Always My Dog.” I just had to share a brilliant video from Australia. The folks at Masterfoods came up with a wonderful and sweet campaign. They brought couples in a room and asked them, “If you could have dinner with anyone, who would it be?” The parents had some fun

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My True Valentine Day’s Confession

It’s time for my Valentine’s Day Confession. Time to reveal who I have been with for the majority of my adult Valentine’s Days. It hasn’t been pretty.  I hope by sharing will make yours better this year. Please check out my new book, “Hope Possible: A Network News Anchor’s Thoughts On Losing Her Job, Finding Love, A New Career, And My Dog, Always My Dog.”

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