Cincinnati’s Performing Arts Students are ‘Taking the Stage’ in MTV Reality Series

Did I ever share with you that I was dancer?  Okay, I was a semi-professional dancer.  What, you need an explanation?  Well, back in the day, long before the lacefront wig and just after fire was invented, I studied dance (i.e. took a lot of classes) at some well-known studios such as The Dance Theater … More Cincinnati’s Performing Arts Students are ‘Taking the Stage’ in MTV Reality Series

Ashley Paige: Spreading ‘Bikini Love’ at Target and Beyond

When I think of bikini designer Ashley Paige, the line from the old LL Cool J song, Mama Says Knock You Out, comes to mind: “Don’t call it a comeback. I’ve been here for years.”  Don’t get it twisted, Ashley is not the violent sort — just determined as hell and willing to fight for … More Ashley Paige: Spreading ‘Bikini Love’ at Target and Beyond

Culinarily Delightful: Carla Hall of Bravo’s ‘Top Chef’

When I think of Carla Hall of season five of Bravo’s Top Chef, I just have to smile. What’s not to love about her wonderful mop of curly hair, funky glasses and way of making quirky seem so very cool?  And what’s not to love about her dedication to the culinary arts as demonstrated by … More Culinarily Delightful: Carla Hall of Bravo’s ‘Top Chef’

Here’s an Economic Stimulus Plan for You: Become Vegas Bound

I’ve never been to Las Vegas.  Don’t know why really. I have nothing against excess, sin and debauchery. I consider it good clean fun myself.  I have been to Alaska.  Saw moose and decided that they looked better on the mountain than they would on my plate. I am sure someday I will go to … More Here’s an Economic Stimulus Plan for You: Become Vegas Bound

B-Boys Quest Crew Beat B-Girls Beat Freaks to Win ‘America’s Best Dance Crew’ Season 3

I’m not going to lie.  I didn’t see it coming.  I was certain that the winner of season three of  MTV’ s America’s Best Dance Crew was going to be the b-girl crew Beat Freaks who would have made history as the first all girl crew to score the big win.  Boy, I was wrong.  … More B-Boys Quest Crew Beat B-Girls Beat Freaks to Win ‘America’s Best Dance Crew’ Season 3

Getting Ready for the Finale, Lil Mama Stands Tall as ‘America’s Best Dance Crew’ Judge

It’s B-Girls, Beat Freaks versus B-Boys, Quest Crew in the season three live finale of MTV’s  Randy Jackson Presents America’s Best Dance Crew (ABDC) on Thursday, March 5 (10 p.m. EASTERN). The winner will receive $100,000 and the title, America’s Best Dance Crew. The road to the finale wasn’t easy. In addition to battling their … More Getting Ready for the Finale, Lil Mama Stands Tall as ‘America’s Best Dance Crew’ Judge