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Recent Articles
  • New to Indoor Cycling? This Studio Says Don’t Sweat it!

    By Amanda Jones Maybe you’ve had a stationary bike in your home, or noticed the one in your parents’ or grandparents’ homes. Indoor cycling is a fitness classic that appears to only be getting more popular with age. Oftentimes, the images we see of indoor cycling studios on TV or in movies are of intensity, sweat and tears. But CycleBar representatives, who stopped by the studio today, say that it can be as easy as you want it to be! […]

  • New Dessert Truck Brings Dressed Up Churros

    By Amanda Jones Their churros recently won Best in State for Best Pastry in 2018. Perhaps because Diablo Churro makes their namesake dessert from scratch –  deep-fried on-demand to golden crispy perfection; coated with sugar and freshly ground cinnamon; and then filled with a choice of sweet happiness (traditional flavors: dulce de leche, nutella, sweet cream). Owner Scott Porter stopped by the show to tell us his brand-new churro food truck is now serving fresh, filled churros everywhere! He also […]

  • Healthy Recipe: Carne Asada Street Tacos with Salsa Verde.

    Chef Mary with SelectHealth stopped by to share her fast and healthy recipe for Carne Asada Street Tacos with Salsa Verde. She also wants you to know about open enrollment for health insurance. Open enrollment for Individual plans is just around the corner, November 1st through December 15th. SelectHealth is a not-for-profit health plan with a mission of helping people live the healthiest lives possible. They say they genuinely care about our members` health and their satisfaction with their plan. […]

  • Emily Bea Performs Live

    Emily Bea, a local indie/pop singer/songwriter, performed her new song “Forfeit”.  For more information on Emily, visit Emilybea.com

  • Fitness site tailored toward women says mental and emotional wellness is important, too

      By Amanda Jones TrainHer Fitness focuses on physical, mental and emotional health. Founders Brittany Hatch and Isaac Kershner believe in the mantra: We want you to do what is best for YOUR body, YOUR mind, and YOUR health – what works best for me, might not work best for you. Hatch says she lost 70 lbs, tried all sorts of diets and did it all alone. She says, women thrive on connection and community (heck we all go to […]

  • Millcreek’s New Book Club Promises Success!

    The city of Millcreek loves reading: By Amanda Jones This, according to  Francis Lilly, Millcreek Planning Director and Ashley Cleveland, the Promise Program Manager at the city. They stopped by the show to talk about their new book club, and a fun event to celebrate it! Lilly says the new Millcreek Book Club is another way for residents and city staff members to engage and connect over a shared interest. The city is teaming up with the Millcreek Library to […]

  • Make sure you don’t miss the Salt Lake Parade of Homes

    Make sure you don’t miss the Salt Lake Parade of Homes August 3rd – 18th Tues-Sat, 12-9pm Everything from luxury townhomes to grand mansions. Get ideas for your own home, big or small! Don’t miss the Make A Wish rooms in select houses! More information online  saltlakeparade.com How and where to buy tickets – Online at saltlakeparade.com, through the Salt Lake Parade app or at any RC Willey location. App download – download for parade map and to purchase tickets.

  • How to make sweet and savory crepes

    Dalibor Blazic, owner of Dali Crepes shares  his tips for making amazing sweet and savory crepes. If you would like to find where Dali Crepes will be serving next click here or call 385-259-4401.

  • Recent FDA warnings to seven manufacturers, has revealed that Viveve stands alone as the only manufacturer of non-surgical vaginal rejuvenation with an approved FDA IDE

    The FDA has warned seven major manufacturers of non-surgical vaginal rejuvenation treatments to discontinue their false marketing practices, citing injuries to patients, so what are the options for women that are seeking treatment?  Reena Hiatt from Enlighten Laser was here to tell us about a treatment that is still a great option!  The treatment is called Viveve.  Viveve is a life changing non-surgical vaginal rejuvenation treatment that uses radiofrequency energy combined with cryogen cooling to stimulate cellular collagen growth.  The […]

  • Learn the art of surf pilates

    Rena Doman teaches us how to do pilates from your yoga mat… aka your “surfboard”. Rena teaches moves on your yoga mat that would help you get up on your surfboard.  Her exercises include “paddling out your board”, “popping up on your board” and “getting under the waves”.  She explains that pilates is a great way to work out for people at any skill level.  She has a pilates class she teaches.

  • Miss Nations of the World

    Chelsie Hightower talks with Lauren Dani from Miss Nations of the World about a pageant in Utah aimed at showcasing the diversity of the world. Lauren explains that the objective of Miss Nations of the World is to empower women to highlight their culture, promote understanding of their heritage, and invite conversation about the causes they are promoting. The organization provides thousands of dollars in scholarships to women of all ethnicity and gives them the opportunity to become leaders and ambassadors in their […]

  • How to break into the dance business

    Do your kids want to be in a Disney movie or TV show?  Professional dancer and choreographer Bayli Thompson teaches us how to break into the business.  Bayli talks about the dance world in Utah and how she started her professional career at the young age of 12 in the feature film High School Musical.  Bayli recently choreographed an episode of the Disney TV show Andi Mack that shoots here in Utah.  Bayli talks about how to navigate the dance world and the perspective you […]