Read Nancy’s latest stories covering entertainment, creativity, humor, life lessons, and entertaining travel. From television, film, and music analyses to celebrity profiles, fascinating destinations, and takeaway tips, there’s a lot to explore.

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Elizabeth Blau Shares Her Travel-Inspired Recipes in Honey Salt: A Culinary Scrapbook

Long before renowned restaurateur Elizabeth Blau was judging contestants on Iron Chef America or snagging a James Beard Award nomination, she was focused on creating …

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Learning from Comedy Legends

In 2012, I had the opportunity to interview the late comedy legend David Brenner for my podcast Whine At 9. He was hilarious and charming, but …

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John And Laurie Force Talk Love, Marriage, Family, And Drag Racing

Last year, John and Laurie Force joined me for a rare, race day interview. The dynamic duo had been on my interview to-do list ever …

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Music Legend Tony Orlando’s Full-Circle Moments in Vegas

Hit-making icon Tony Orlando is always returning to his roots in Las Vegas. That’s another fun reason to head to Sin City– Orlando is never far from …

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Gary Puckett Reflects On Life, Longevity, Music And Touring

In the late ’60s, Gary Puckett and the Union Gap emerged to become one of the top musical groups of the decade with six consecutive gold records …

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Marta Dusseldorp on A Place To Call Home Season 5 and The Power of Sarah Nordmann

SPOILER ALERT: If you haven’t caught up through Season 4, skip this story and read our earlier coverage of APTCH. It’s fair to say that …

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