Author Archives: Gina

What’s In A Name?

What’s In A Name?

This morning on the morning show Joe and I talked about baby names that are on track to be the most popular for boys and girls in the next ten years. The website is bounty.com (I’ve listed the website link below.). For boys: Chester, Levi Hudson, Eddie and Myles. For Girls: Nellie, Elodie, Anastasia, Margo…Read more »

Checkmate!

Checkmate!

At the beginning of the year I watch the Netflix series “The Queen’s Gambit.” Yes, it is all about chess. It’s earned two Golden Globe nominations and in its first month of airing achieved 62 million streams. The lead character is a girl who is raised in an orphanage and becomes a chess prodigy. I…Read more »

Baby Shark Cereal

Baby Shark Cereal

Apparently, this is now a thing and your kids will love it. There is now a Kellogg’s cereal named after the Baby Shark song. You know that song that your child keeps asking to replay over and over again. The cereal is fruity (berry) flavored. The shape is unfortunately not little sharks but colorful rings with colorful…Read more »

“Snow Moon” To Light Up The Sky

“Snow Moon” To Light Up The Sky

Last week it was the Mars rover landing on the red planet – in a few days, it’ll be another cool out-of-this-world sight to see. The “Snow Moon” will occur on Friday evening (2/26) through Saturday morning (2/27) Both Native and colonial Americans gave nicknames to each of the year’s full moons, usually based on the…Read more »

Celebrity Dating Game In The Works

Celebrity Dating Game In The Works

This could be fun! Singer Michael Bolton and actress Zooey Deschanel have been picked to host a new show on ABC. Celebrity Dating Game will have a fresh take on the dating show format that you may remember. The original Dating Game with host Jim Lange ran from 1965-1973. This new show will be more…Read more »

“The Rock” For President?

“The Rock” For President?

In our B Entertainment Buzz segment today on the morning show, Joe and I talked about Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson considering a run for president in the future. In a recent interview about his new sitcom, “Young Rock.” Johnson said “If that’s what the people wanted,” he would give a presidential run a go. As the topic…Read more »

One Rich Dog!

One Rich Dog!

Would you ever leave money to your pet upon your passing? Remember hotel heiress, Leona Helmsley, who people called “the queen of mean” that left her Maltese dog, Trouble, $12 million dollars. Now comes the story of one lucky dog in Nashville, Tennessee. She’s an eight-year-old border collie named LuLu. Her owner, Bill Dorris was…Read more »

Mr. & Mrs. Smith Remake

Mr. & Mrs. Smith Remake

It was announced over the weekend that Donald Glover from the show “Atlanta” and Phoebe Waller-Bridge from “Flea Bag” will both star in a remake of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s movie, “Mr. and Mrs. Smith.” The remake will be made into a TV series and will be shown on Amazon in 2022. It will…Read more »

Go Bananas!

Go Bananas!

Lately, I’ve really been enjoying bananas. I’ve been eating one about every other day. Even started dunking banana bites in my yogurt. This week I haven’t had one banana. Just can’t seem to get to the store. I prefer a banana that’s still a little green. Once they start to ripen, they get too discolored…Read more »

Weekend Fun!

Weekend Fun!

Here’s some ideas for events/activities for the weekend – Courtesy of the Convention and Visitors Bureau. Happy weekend everybody! 1) Lincoln Stars vs. Des Moines, 2) Capital Jazz Presents The First Friday Live Series: The Andrew Janak Quintet, 3) Frosty Bike Ride 2021, 4) Rock “N” Joe Coffee Presents Manual DelaTorre. Here’s the link to…Read more »