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Viva Variety! Join Nancy Reid & Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team on the 'Love Your Parks Tour' and publishers of the digital Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine.

Viva Variety! Join Nancy Reid & Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team on the 'Love Your Parks Tour' and publishers of the digital Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine.

Location:

Tucson, AZ

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BlogTalkRadio

Description:

Viva Variety! Join Nancy Reid & Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team on the 'Love Your Parks Tour' and publishers of the digital Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine.

Twitter:

@BigBlendMag

Language:

English

Contact:

P.O. Box 90153 Tucson, AZ 85752 (520) 505-4074


Episodes

Big Blend Radio: Author Edwin Hill - Hester Thursby Mystery Series

1/17/2021
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s new “Authors Sunday" Show with Books Forward airing every third Sunday. This episode features Edwin Hill, author of the critically-acclaimed Hester Thursby mystery series, the first of which, “Little Comfort,” was an Agatha Award finalist, a selection of the Mysterious Press First Mystery Club, and a Publishers Marketplace Buzz Books selection. The second...

Duration:00:47:16

Big Blend Radio: Family Fun in Natchitoches, Louisiana

1/15/2021
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s Vacation Station Travel Show. On this episode focuses on family-friendly attractions and activities in Natchitoches, Louisiana with Kelli West of Natchitoches Convention and Visitors Bureau and Laramie Nichols from the new Lost Treasure Mining Company at the Dark Woods Adventure Park. Located in Northwest Louisiana, Natchitoches is the oldest settlement in the...

Duration:00:38:23

Big Blend Radio: Nature Connection - Plastic, Pollution, The Ocean

1/14/2021
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team on the Love Your Parks Tour and and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s Nature Connection Show, airing live from Baker, Florida. ON THIS EPISODE: - Kids Versus Plastic - National Geographic Kids Editor, Ariane Szu-Tu, discusses their new book, “KIDS VS. PLASTIC: How You Can Ditch the Straw and Find the Pollution Solution to Bottles, Bags and Other Single Use Plastic.” - Project Save Our Surf -...

Duration:01:36:35

Big Blend Radio: Musician Evan Wardell - In Like a Lion - Out Like a Light

1/12/2021
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio with Evan Wardell, a musician, producer, and audio engineer based in San Francisco. Hear about his new debut solo album “In Like a Lion / Out Like a Light,” a hook-laden indie rock masterpiece that illustrates the pain of addiction, heartbreak, and the all too common struggle just to get out of bed in the morning. Written, performed, produced, recorded, and mixed...

Duration:01:02:33

Big Blend Radio: Champagne Sundays - Music, Pets and Travel

1/10/2021
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team on the Love Your Parks Tour and and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s Champagne Sundays Show, airing live from Baker, Florida. Featured Guests: - Lea Brovedani “The Trust Architect,” discuss the importance of trust when it comes to pet and house sitting. - Celebrated guitarist Eric Byak discusses his career, musical work on the hit TV show “This is Us,” and latest music including the single “Laguna...

Duration:02:00:58

Big Blend Radio: Vickie S. Ashford-Thompson - Greater Birmingham, Alabama

1/8/2021
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s 2nd Friday Food Wine & Travel Show with the International Food Wine & Travel Writers Association (IFWTWA). This episode features Vickie S. Ashford-Thompson from the Greater Birmingham Convention & Visitors Bureau who shares what there is to experience in Greater Birmingham, Alabama including its civil rights history, the food and dining scene, museums, galleries,...

Duration:00:49:50

Big Blend Radio: Culinary Adventures with Priscilla Willis

1/8/2021
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s 2nd Friday Food Wine & Travel Show with the International Food Wine & Travel Writers Association (IFWTWA). This episode features Priscilla Willis who shares her cultural culinary experiences in Santa Fe, New Mexico; St. Augustine, Florida; and the Delta region of Arkansas. Specializing in culinary travel and light adventure to burn those calories, Priscilla is a...

Duration:00:58:30

Big Blend Radio: Dr Jackie Eubany - Heart Healthy in 2021

1/7/2021
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s Quality of Life show featuring Dr. Jacqueline Eubany, a board certified cardiologist and electrophysiologist, and author of the best-selling book “Women and Heart Disease: The Real Story.” On this episode she shares tips on how to get Heart Healthy for 2021, and also discusses the Coronavirus pandemic and vaccine. Heart disease remains the number one killer of...

Duration:00:48:42

Big Blend Radio: Gun and a Hotel Bible Film

1/5/2021
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio's Toast to The Arts Show airing live from Madison, Wisconsin. This episode focuses on the indie film “Gun & A Hotel Bible” with directors Raja Gosnell (Home Alone, Mrs. Doubtfire, ScoobyDoo, Never Been Kissed) and Alicia Joy LeBlanc (The Convergence: Mission), and stars Bradley Gosnell (The Smurfs) and Daniel Floren (The Influencers). Based on an award-winning...

Duration:00:55:39

Big Blend Radio: Champagne Sundays 14 Year Anniversary Show

1/3/2021
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team on the Love Your Parks Tour and and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s 14th Anniversary Champagne Sundays Show. Featured Guests: - Melanie Chartoff - Actor, voice artist, and author of the memoir “Odd Woman Out: Exposure in Essays & Stories” - Mae Edwards - Composer, multi-media mixologist, and creator of I.M.L.A. a musical graphic novel and screenplay. - Steve Schneickert sits in as special guest...

Duration:02:05:23

Big Blend Radio: Antarctic Artist and Writers Collective

1/1/2021
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s 1st Friday “Toast to The Arts & Parks Show” with the National Parks Arts Foundation (NPAF). This epsiode focuses on the Antarctic Artists & Writers Collective, a new organization of past participants in the National Science Foundation Antarctic Artists & Writers Program. Featured guests are cofounders Glenn McClure and Michelle Schwengel-Regala. Glenn is a...

Duration:01:16:07

Big Blend Radio: Bobbi DePorter - Building a Relationship with Teens

12/31/2020
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s Quality of Life Show featuring education expert and author Bobbi DePorter who is the Co-founder of SuperCamp, President of Quantum Learning Network, and creator of the 8 Keys of Excellence character education program. On this episode, Bobbi talks about the need for emotional connectivity with teens, espeically in the world of online learning. As outlined in her...

Duration:00:51:48

Big Blend Radio: Ready for 2021 Party

12/29/2020
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s “Get Ready for 2021” Party airing live from Madison, Wisconsin. Featured Big Blend Expert Guests: - Debbie Stone - Travel writer, world traveler, and outdoor adventurer - Linda Ballou - Author, travel writer, world traveler and outdoor adventurer - Judi Cohen - World traveler and luxury off-the-beaten-path travel writer - Hilarie Larson - World traveler,...

Duration:01:28:00

Big Blend Radio: Two Ways Home Movie

12/27/2020
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio's Champagne Sundays Show. This episode focuses on the independent film “Two Ways Home” with star/producer Tanna Frederick and director Ron Vignone. Available on VOD December 29th from Gravitas Ventures, TWO WAYS HOME compassionately follows Kathy (Tanna Frederick), a woman newly diagnosed with bipolar disorder who is released from prison on good behavior and...

Duration:00:55:08

Big Blend Radio Winter and Christmas Holiday Celebration

12/24/2020
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s 4th Winter Holiday Party of the season, airing live from Madison, Wisconsin. Featured Guests: - Joey Stuckey - Award-winning blind guitarist and official music ambassador for Macon, Georgia. - Ralph Masengill - Best-selling author of “Conquer Change & Win” - Mike Guardia - Internationally acclaimed & award-winning military historian and author - Ruth and Ken...

Duration:01:47:05

Big Blend Radio Winter Holiday Celebration

12/22/2020
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s third Winter Holiday Party of the season, airing live from Madison, Wisconsin. Featured Guests: - Debbie Stone - Travel writer, world traveler, and outdoor adventurer - Annette Lewis - Dancing Moon Bed & Breakfast in Palisade, Colorado - Brenda Greene - Castle Creek Manor Bed & Breakfast in Grand Junction, Colorado - Sandy Blankenship - Exeter Chamber of Commerce...

Duration:01:25:19

Big Blend Radio: Christmas Holiday World Party

12/20/2020
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s second Winter Holiday Party of the season, airing live from Madison, Wisconsin. Featured Guests: - Glynn Burrows of Norfolk Tours, England - South African sax player Brendan Ross - Vocalist Jennifer Saran in London UK - Amy Dugan of Visit Greeley in Northeast Colorado - Equestrian expert Christy Wood in Three Rivers, California - Hollywood History expert Steve...

Duration:01:57:59

Big Blend Radio Winter Holidays Party

12/18/2020
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s second Winter Holiday Party of the season, airing live from Madison, Wisconsin. Featured Guests: - Foreigner bass player Jeff Pilson - Acclaimed vocalist Johnny Schaefer - Bobbi DePorter, Co-founder of SuperCamp

Duration:01:21:46

Big Blend Radio Winter Holiday Party - Music, Movies, and Gifts

12/17/2020
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s first Winter Holiday Party of the season airing live from Madison, Wisconsin. On This Episode: - Holiday Shopping - Special guest co-host Marisa China talks about the new styles of PortoVino tote bags and backpacks, as well Gnoments, a thoughtful and interactive gift for couples, families, and siblings. - A Bennett Song Holiday - Multi award-winning filmmaker and...

Duration:01:58:04

Big Blend Radio: Women's Fiction and Children's Books

12/15/2020
Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s “Books & Authors” Show airing live from Madison, Wisconsin. On This Episode: - Women’s Fiction - Travel writer and author Anna Marie Jehorek chats about her trips to Ireland and her two women’s fiction novels - “The Cottage on Lough Key.” And “The House With the Georgian Door.” - Books for Kids - Shelby Lees, senior editor at National Geographic Kids Books,...

Duration:01:57:14