Moving and Grooving the Pounds Away: Tara Guiliano of Oxygen’s ‘Dance Your Ass Off’

Okay, when I heard the title of the new Oxygen reality show, Dance Your Ass Off (Mondays, 10 p.m. Easter/Pacific) hosted by Tony Award winner Marissa Jaret Winokur,  I thought to myself, “What?” Then, when I read the premise of the show: severely overweight contestants dance away the pounds with a professional partner in a … More Moving and Grooving the Pounds Away: Tara Guiliano of Oxygen’s ‘Dance Your Ass Off’

Serving It with Smarts, Sass and a Smile: Bethenny Frankel of ‘The Real Housewives of New York City’ (UPDATE)

What happens when you have six grown-ass women — friends and acquaintances — together in one city, to work, live and play? A whole lot if you are the women of Bravo’s The Real Housewives of New York City which just wrapped up its second season. Fan favorite, celebrity chef and author Bethenny Frankel chatted … More Serving It with Smarts, Sass and a Smile: Bethenny Frankel of ‘The Real Housewives of New York City’ (UPDATE)

A Woman Wins ‘The Biggest Loser’ Grand Prize for a Second Year

Girl power rules on the season finale of the weight loss competition show, The Biggest Loser: Families, with, for the second season in row, a woman, this time, Michelle Aguilar of Dallas, winning the grand prize of $250,000. Michelle, who began the competition with her mother Rene from whom she was estranged for over five … More A Woman Wins ‘The Biggest Loser’ Grand Prize for a Second Year

Style Network’s ‘Ruby’: Big Girl with a Big Heart Seeks Big Weight Loss

My mother’s name is Ruby but I didn’t let this fact deter me from watching Style Network’s Ruby (Sundays  8 p.m. Eastern) about morbidly obese Savannah resident Ruby Gettinger for whom weight loss is a matter of life or death. I know, you are having a “seen that already” grossed out feeling as you think … More Style Network’s ‘Ruby’: Big Girl with a Big Heart Seeks Big Weight Loss

“The Biggest Loser 5” Winner is Pretty in Pink

Normally, pink is not my favorite color.  It’s a bit too girly and frilly for me.  But on Tuesday night, pink became my color of choice as I watched the season finale of “The Biggest Loser” and practically squealed with delight as Ali Vincent, a member of the pink team, became the first woman to … More “The Biggest Loser 5” Winner is Pretty in Pink