Thursday, October 22, 2009

Thank you Total Woman Day Spa



Had a GREAT time at Total Woman Gym and Day Spa's Red Carpet event - Laguna Hills, California. Pictured here: Chase Masterson (Star Trek Deep Space Nine), Maureeen McCormick (Celebrity Fit Club/Marcia Brady) Karen Wischmann (CEO of Total Woman Gym & Day Spa) Quinn ...Fry (OC Housewives) Jeana Keough (OC Housewives) Janeane Bernstein (Momz Rock the House show). What a incredible gym and day spa!

More coverage in the OC Register.


Monday, October 19, 2009

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month - Laura's House on Momz Rock the House



On this week's show, an interview with Nadia Islam, Director of Program's for Laura's House.Laura’s House is a community-based non-profit organization that empowers individuals and families to lead violence-free lives. They offer a comprehensive range of services including safe refuge for women and children escaping violent homes. They also offer legal support services, counseling, community education, and prevention workshops for teens on healthy relationships and dating violence. For more information, visit http://www.laurashouse.org./

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Total Woman Gym & Day Spa's 44th Anniversary Party in Laguna Hills


Come join me at Total Woman Gym & Day Spa's 44th Anniversary Party in Laguna Hills next Tues. Oct 20th with Red Carpet Event at 5:00 - 8:00PM...FREE drinks, food, entertainment and GREAT giveways...plus some very special guests! Check out the attached flyer and I will see you there!

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

FINALLY found someone who can fix my computer problems! For anyone in Los Angeles, Orange County or surrounding areas...


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Thursday, October 8, 2009

Heading to the Hard Rock Cafe in Hollywood for a a live performance by Pete Yorn in the GLOBAL PINKTOBER™ CAMPAIGN




HARD ROCK CAFE HOLLYWOOD, CA AT UNIVERSAL CITY WALK HOSTS LIVE PERFORMANCE BY PETE YORN AS PART OF
GLOBAL PINKTOBER™ CAMPAIGN


Event to Benefit Noreen Fraser Foundation


Orlando, Fla., October 7, 2009 – In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood, CA will rock out for the fight against breast cancer. On Thursday, October 15, 2009, Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood, CA will host a live performance by singer/songwriter Pete Yorn, who recently released a collaborative album with actress/musician Scarlett Johansson entitled "The Break Up Album." The event will benefit the Noreen Fraser Foundation, an organization that uses educational and awareness campaigns to raise funds for translational cancer research aimed at developing new prevention methods, diagnostic tools and non-toxic therapies to treat women’s cancers. In addition, guests will also have the chance to bid on a Pink Epiphone guitar autographed by David Cook, Pit Bull and Pete Yorn. This stop is part of Hard Rock International’s a month-long, PINKTOBER™ breast cancer awareness campaign.

The 2009 PINKTOBER program marks the 10-year anniversary of Hard Rock’s support of raising awareness and funds for breast cancer research. The PINKTOBER campaign includes a series of live music events at Hard Rock venues around the world that feature both established and emerging artists rockin’ for a cause. Hard Rock properties will also offer a limited-edition 2009 PINKTOBER Breast Cancer Awareness Pin, T-shirt and Key chain and feature a line of special PINK drinks. Proceeds* from the sale of special limited-edition 2009 Hard Rock PINKTOBER merchandise will benefit The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

*75% of the retail price of each Pin sold and 15% of the retail price of each T-shirt and Key chain sold goes directly to the cause


What: Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood, CA Hosts PINKTOBER

When: Thursday, October 15, 2009 8 p.m. Event begins

Where: Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood, CA at Universal CityWalk
1000 Universal Studios Blvd. #99 Universal City, CA
818-622-7660

Admission: $10
Ages 21 and older welcome

About The Breast Cancer Research Foundation
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation® was founded in 1993 by Evelyn H. Lauder as an independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to funding innovative clinical and translational research. In October 2009, nearly $29 million will be awarded to 170 scientists across the United States across the United States and Europe and in Australia, Canada, Latin America and the Middle East. BCRF perseveres in directing at least 85 cents of every dollar raised directly to research. And for the eighth consecutive year, BCRF received Charity Navigator’s highest rating, four stars, thus outperforming over 99.9% of the 5,400 evaluated charities, while the American Institute of Philanthropy has awarded BCRF its highest possible rating of A+. BCRF is the only breast cancer organization in the U.S. to receive these accolades. For more information, visit http://www.bcrfcure.org/.

About Hard Rock International
With a total of 157 venues in 52 countries, including 127 cafes and 12 Hotels/Casinos, Hard Rock International is one of the world's most globally recognized brands. Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world's greatest collection of music memorabilia, which is displayed at its locations around the globe. Hard Rock is also known for its collectible fashion and music-related merchandise, Hard Rock Live performance venues and an award-winning website. In addition to the two flagship Seminole Hard Rock Hotels and Casinos in Tampa and Hollywood, Fla., Hard Rock Hotels/Casinos are located in Las Vegas, Biloxi, Orlando, Chicago, San Diego, Tulsa, Pattaya, Bali and Macau. Additional hotel and casino projects have been announced in Penang, scheduled to open in 2009; Singapore in 2010; Palm Springs, Atlanta and Panama, scheduled to open in 2011; Hungary, Dubai and Abu Dhabi, scheduled to open in 2012. Hard Rock International is owned by Seminole Hard Rock Entertainment, Inc. For further details on Hard Rock Hotels and Casinos, visit http://www.hardrockhotels.com/. For more information on Hard Rock International, visit http://www.hardrock.com/.

Emceeing the Pampered Lady Cruise...way too much fun!



Cruising along the Newport Beach Harbor on the Pampered Lady Cruise September 2009 with Gina from Parenting OC Magazine, and special guests Jeanna and Quinn - the Real Housewives of the OC...www.parentingoc.com for more info!










Thursday, October 1, 2009

Don't Say I Didn't Warn You - Kids, Carbs, and the Coming Hormonal Apocalypse - Anita Renfroe's latest book is a must read!


The YouTube sensation and Good Morning America contributor
offers her funny, outrageous—and on the money—take on all things female
Kids, Carbs, and the Coming Hormonal Apocalypse

By Anita Renfroe


She’s no June Cleaver. She doesn’t claim to be Carol Brady. But she can sing everything a mother says to her children in a single day to the tune of “The William Tell Overture” in just two minutes and fifty-five seconds. Described as “this generation’s Erma Bombeck,” Good Morning America contributor and YouTube sensation Anita Renfroe has no problem telling it like it is, and she does so in her hilarious new book, DON’T SAY I DIDN’T WARN YOU: Kids, Carbs, and the Coming Hormonal Apocalypse (Voice; September 29, 2009; Hardcover; $22.99).

In her irreverent collection of essays, this stand-up comedian and mother of three turns her boldly accurate comic eye to female conditions. In chapters with names like “To Regift or Not to Regift (Or, If Only the Wise Men Had Known About Gift Cards)” and “Playing Favorites (Or, As a Matter of Fact, I Do Love Your Brother More),” she dares to speak what other women are thinking—but cannot say out loud. Renfroe offers up her deeply funny and relatable takes on everything from weddings to mammograms to every woman’s never-ending quest for just one good photo of herself.

Renfroe’s mission is to make every woman feel empowered; her motto echoes the phrase “If you’ve got it, flaunt it!” She affirms that you are not alone in navigating trying circumstances that every woman undoubtedly experiences at some point in her life, such as:

· Fear of fat…and love of sweets
· The great sport of grocery-store shopping
· Retail therapy and our need for the perfect purse
· Facing age head-on and embracing your best self

In DON’T SAY I DIDN’T WARN YOU, Renfroe is a true performer. Well-loved by women’s groups across the country even before YouTube delivered her infectious stand-up routines, her exceptionally sharp wit and boundless creativity have engaged millions of viewers—and there is no doubt that readers will be captivated as well.

All too often, we walk on eggshells. We keep our thoughts to ourselves so as not to offend others. DON’T SAY I DIDN’T WARN YOU reminds us all to take ourselves less seriously. Simultaneously uproarious and honest, this virtuoso performance will establish Renfroe as a comedic voice to be contended with: what she says, goes. So, don’t say we didn’t warn you.


ABOUT THE AUTHOR:


ANITA RENFROE is wife to her hunka burnin’ love, John, and mother to three
(semi-grown) children. When they are not standing at the luggage carousel in various airports looking for their bags so she can put on clean clothes and get to the next comedy concert, they reside in suburban Atlanta, where sweet tea is always on the menu.

Check out http://www.anitarenfroe.com/ to find out more about Anita Renfroe and her new book.

Janeane Bernstein

Janeane Bernstein
Photo by Ralph Palumbo

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