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Keeping it Real w/ Karina Smirnoff

Keeping it Real w/ Karina Smirnoff
Ever wonder how Karina achieves her flawless look? Health Beauty Life was able to sneak in a few gotta-know questions  on Karina’s beauty secrets while she was in makeup before her photo shoot for the cover of spring 2015. Health
Karina Smirnoff: Dancer, Actress and Author

Karina Smirnoff: Dancer, Actress and Author

After 16 seasons as a pro on Dancing with the Stars Karina Smirnoff recently announced that she would not be returning for the upcoming 20th season of the hugely popular ABC competition show. With spring in the air, our timing
Day In Niagara Falls

Day In Niagara Falls

Located on the Niagara River, Niagara Falls forms the southern end of the Niagara Gorge and include the magnificent Horseshoe Falls, the American Falls and the Bridal Veil Falls.
Farm Fresh Cuisine with Chef Bernard Ibarra

Farm Fresh Cuisine with Chef Bernard Ibarra

Executive Chef Bernard Ibarra, who was born and raised in the French side of the Basque Country, oversees the daily supervision of the resort’s entire food and beverage operations including eight dining venues, in-room dining department, and banquets division. He
Terranea Resort

Terranea Resort

Originally the site of Marineland dating back to the 50s, Terranea is a stunning Palos Verdes resort and event venue showcasing a lovely coastal Mediterranean aesthetic that perfectly complements the area’s natural environment.
Dancing the Dream with Sharna Burgess

Dancing the Dream with Sharna Burgess

Southern California’s spectacular Terranea Resort provided a sparkling backdrop for an intimate visit with fast rising super star, ballroom dancer, choreographer and host, Sharna Burgess.Beautiful and athletically gifted, the Australian tomboy who found early success in sports and dance parlayed
Cooking with Brande Roderick

Cooking with Brande Roderick

When asked about her diet of choice, the smart, funny, not to mention beautiful Brande Roderick mentioned “After introducing an alkaline diet, I was much more energetic, my skin felt better, I had less heartburn, and my joint pain was
At Home with Kelly Emberg – The Model Gardener

At Home with Kelly Emberg – The Model Gardener

On a recent afternoon, we had the pleasure of visiting with Kelly Emberg, supermodel, internet star and radio personality, at her beautiful home to talk about her remarkable life and catch up on her latest passions.
Tilikum Place Cafe – A New Level of Comfort Food

Tilikum Place Cafe – A New Level of Comfort Food

Located around the corner from Tilikum Place Park, the site of the statue of Chief Si’ahl for whom Seattle was named, Tilikum Place Cafe is a European-style bistro and bar offers a eclectic, seasonal menu in a casual, but stylish
Museum of Glass – Tacoma, WA

Museum of Glass – Tacoma, WA

The Museum of Glass provides a vibrant learning environment in which to appreciate the medium of glass through creative experiences, collections and exhibitions.
IFLY Seattle – Indoor Skydiving

IFLY Seattle – Indoor Skydiving

A unique design with its wall-to-wall air column, iFLY Seattle offers the fastest vertical wind tunnel in the world. It’s also the largest re-circulating version, west of the Mississippi. It’s designed with a second airlock chamber that offers easy entry
LeMay – America’s Car Museum (ACM)

LeMay – America’s Car Museum (ACM)

A 30-minute ride from Seattle in the portside city of Tacoma, America’s Car Museum (ACM) is an architectural showstopper. Rendered in dramatically arched steel with lines that evoA 30-minute ride from Seattle in the portside city of Tacoma, America’s Car
Melissa Francis – Journalist, Star, Finance Expert

Melissa Francis – Journalist, Star, Finance Expert

Athletic, scholarly and driven, Melissa Francis, the former child star and Harvard graduate, has been endlessly working in film and TV. The actor and journalist hosts Money with Melissa Francis on FOX Business Network.
Wicker Park – Chicago’s Historic Charm

Wicker Park – Chicago’s Historic Charm

While visiting Chicago, don’t miss Wicker Park and discover the cool blend of personalities, culture and Midwest charisma that come together to create a very hip experience with an innate sense of international flavor.
Sweetie’s Potatoes from Girl & The Goat

Sweetie’s Potatoes from Girl & The Goat

Since winner Top Chef season 4 in 2008, Stephanie Izard has become a staple in the Chicago food scene.  What began with one amazing concept, Girl & the Goat, has evolved into an amazing trio of restaurants that cater to a
The Smoke Daddy – BBQ Charm in the Windy City

The Smoke Daddy – BBQ Charm in the Windy City

In a city where Chicago dogs rule and pizza making is sacred, Owner Josh Rutherford and the crew at “The Daddy” are bringing a bit of barbecue charm to the Windy City, with the help of the lil’ red smoker
The Spice House – Merchants of Exquisite Spices & Seasonings

The Spice House – Merchants of Exquisite Spices & Seasonings

While in Old Town, make your way to The Spice House to experience the fragrant offerings and witness the mixing of hand-selected and custom-prepared spices and herbs.
Chicago’s First Lady Cruises – Set Sail Through History

Chicago’s First Lady Cruises – Set Sail Through History

Enjoy a water level look at the amazing sites of the city while you sit back, relax and soak it all in on a leisurely docent led tour.
Welcome to the Windy City – Chicago, IL.

Welcome to the Windy City – Chicago, IL.

Filled with hundreds of attractions, thousands of restaurants, boutiques and more, there is no reason why Chicago (dubbed the Windy City) is a premier destination for tourists worldwide.
Goose Island Wrigleyville Brew Pub

Goose Island Wrigleyville Brew Pub

On your way to or from a game at Wrigley Field? Be sure and stop by a true Northside destination at Goose Island Wrigleyville Brew Pub – THE place in town for pre and post-game food, fun, and, of course,
Second City – Chicago’s Famous Comedy Theater

Second City – Chicago’s Famous Comedy Theater

Second City is the world’s premier comedy theater and school of improvisation known as the coveted training ground for a host of famous alumni including none other than Bill Murray, Tina Fey, Steve Carell, Keegan-Michael Key, and Stephen Colbert…to name
Millennium Park – Chicago’s Premier Tourist Attraction

Millennium Park – Chicago’s Premier Tourist Attraction

This impressive 24.5-acre park in Chicago’s Loop community is the city’s second-largest tourist attraction, second only to Navy Pier…and it’s easy to see why. Whether you’re a local who loves the outdoors and community projects or you are just passing
In the Kitchen with Kelly Emberg

In the Kitchen with Kelly Emberg

Supermodel, internet star and radio personality, Kelly Emberg shares one of her go to, healthy breakfast dishes in this episode of “In the Kitchen”.
360 Chicago – Breathtaking Views of the Chicago Skyline

360 Chicago – Breathtaking Views of the Chicago Skyline

360 Chicago delivers a unique perspective of the Chicago skyline from the 94th floor of the iconic John Hancock building.
Old Town Oil Chicago – Gourmet Olive Oils, Vinegars and More

Old Town Oil Chicago – Gourmet Olive Oils, Vinegars and More

In the heart of Chicago’s famed historic district sits Old Oil. neighborhood, is a culinary lover’s dream. Sample, mix, and match premium olive oils and vinegars to find flavors you’ll love, or discover the perfect individual gift or boxed set
The Godfrey – Chicago’s Stylish New Hotel

The Godfrey – Chicago’s Stylish New Hotel

Step inside and witness that each detail of this striking 4.5-star hotel has been designed with the guest’s experience in mind. From the chic lobby to the beautifully designed guest rooms and suites, The Godfrey clearly pays far more attention
I/O Urban Roofscape – The Godfrey Hotel

I/O Urban Roofscape – The Godfrey Hotel

The expansive 15,000 square foot indoor and outdoor space of the I|O Urban Roofscape is a plush sophisticated sanctuary. Cocktail in hand, you’ll find yourself reveling in the night under the retractable roof while enjoying the ambiance of the glimmering
Dr. Tess Mauricio

Dr. Tess Mauricio

Beautiful, smart and driven — three spot-on descriptors for Dr. Tess Mauricio. This Board Certified Dermatologist, graduate of Stanford University School of Medicine, and Summa Cum Laude graduate of The University of California San Diego, is the founder of M