Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge

 How does climbing over walls, carrying heavy objects, and crawling under barbed wire sound? What if you had to do all of that, plus jump through fire?...more

Bachelor in Paradise Recap: Episode 8: Love Sick Lost Puppy or Vindictive Stalker

Image: Via ABCBachelor In Paradise 2015 Blog and RecapThe episode starts with Joe desperately trying to figure out a way to clear his name and keep the girl. Rinse, repeat.  Watch as Joe vacillates between love sick desperate ex-boyfriend to vindictive stalker ex-boyfriend and the thin blue line between the two.  We'll break it all down in this weeks Bachelor in Paradise 2015 Blog and Recap....more

Would You Give Your Neighbors Permission? #mybigfatfablife

Ah, Whitney, you crack me up. Sometimes, you make me cringe with all that TMI. Your mom is really weird, but your dad - not so much. I don’t really want to watch, yet, I’m still strangely drawn to your Big Fat Fabulous Life which airs on TLC on Tuesdays at 10/9c....more

Why TLC’s New Show 'My Husband’s Not Gay' Is Highly Problematic

TLC has done it again with an interesting new reality series, My Husband’s Not Gay. The show follows four Mormon men, living in Utah, who are attracted to the same sex yet choose to live as heterosexual, complete with the traditional marriages and nuclear families recognized by the LDS church. ...more
MzRueAnn ok great rock on!more

Books are for the Birds

The Bachlor tonight a few thoughts…  Juan Pablo is hot.The massage therapist, she freaked me out, in her intro how she was groaning giving people rub downs, what a creep!!! As always the limo introductions never disappoint. The piano bike, then she hits the bad note!?!?!?! Chemistry with test tubes, come on! But the topper was the fake pregnancy....more

American Idol: The Trip, The Access...and Ryan Posing!

Disclosure: American Idol Productions treated me to Hollywood Week and covered my travel expenses. As many of you fans know, we are on the cusp of a new season of American Idol.  As a fellow fan, I am excited, too. This post still finds me in the shock and awe of being chosen for an experience I'll never forget....more

Are Reality TV Moms's REAL? Mama Joyce #RHOA

#Rhoa Tomfoolery?This week on the Real Housewives of Atlanta Ghetto Tomfoolery went DOWN. And you know that I am here to give you my Classy but honest perspective....more

Sister Wives: Could You Do It?

For the last few seasons, I've been watching "Sister Wives" on TLC.  The reality show is about a modern day polygamist family trying to make it in a monogamist world.  While I don't agree with their lifestyle, I'm incredibly intrigued by it.  The 4 sister wives are Meri, Janelle, Christine, and Robyn Brown who are all married to Kody Brown.  Their children number into the double digits and the show reveals the chaos that exists as a result....more
I am fascinated by that show... Honestly, the part I don't understand is the guy -- he is sort ...more

Former Bachelor Contestant, Gia Allemand, Dead at Age 29

I'm a Bachelor and Bachelorette fan, but the recent news is way more real than reality TV. Yesterday I learned that Season 14 star Gia Allemand passed away at the young age of 29. According to a statement released on behalf of her family, the cause of death was apparently suicide. Gia had been dating New Orleans Pelicans basketball player Ryan Anderson. ...more
Very sad..tragic..what happened?more

Amazing Race Audition – And Now We Wait

I'd pretty much forgotten about the whole idea until one day, at the office, Adrienne tells me that she thinks WE should audition together as a team. I mean, we're both successful business women who aren't afraid of anything -- they'd be crazy to not pick us, right?! And I realize she has a point. Why not? We'd make a great team.. we complement each other extremely well and both have shrewd, mad analytical skills. We may not make it, but I know the one way to guarantee we don't make it -- and that's not to audition....more
@Kristen Daukas will do, been contemplating & plotting so when I the scheme is enforce I will ...more