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Join Nancy Reid & Lisa Smith, the crazy mother-daughter travel team and publishers of BigBlendMagazines.com as they chat with guest experts, authors & entertainers, about virtually everything! Features the SPIRIT OF AMERICA TOUR in an effort to promote the full funding and protection of America's 401 National Parks. Listen Live Online on Sundays from 11am PST / 2pm EST, and Monday-Friday from 4pm PST / 7pm EST

Join Nancy Reid & Lisa Smith, the crazy mother-daughter travel team and publishers of BigBlendMagazines.com as they chat with guest experts, authors & entertainers, about virtually everything! Features the SPIRIT OF AMERICA TOUR in an effort to promote the full funding and protection of America's 401 National Parks. Listen Live Online on Sundays from 11am PST / 2pm EST, and Monday-Friday from 4pm PST / 7pm EST
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Tucson, AZ

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Join Nancy Reid & Lisa Smith, the crazy mother-daughter travel team and publishers of BigBlendMagazines.com as they chat with guest experts, authors & entertainers, about virtually everything! Features the SPIRIT OF AMERICA TOUR in an effort to promote the full funding and protection of America's 401 National Parks. Listen Live Online on Sundays from 11am PST / 2pm EST, and Monday-Friday from 4pm PST / 7pm EST

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P.O. Box 90153 Tucson, AZ 85752 (520) 505-4074


Episodes

Big Blend Radio: Military Family History Research

1/18/2019
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Join hosts Nancy Reid & Lisa Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s 3rd Friday Family History show! Military records hold an abundance of information that you may not be expecting. You never know what you may find until you look. Holly T. Hansen - Genealogist, Founder of Family History Expos and co-author of ‘Beginning Military History Research’, will share tips and strategies to move forward...

Duration:01:00:14

Big Blend Radio: Southern Spotlight - Parks, Waterways and Historic Sites

1/17/2019
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio's Parks & Travel Show. On This Episode: - Parks & Waterways of The South - From Atchafalaya to Big Cypress, Cape Hatteras, Norris Dam and Merritt Island, travel writer Kathleen Walls discusses five record-breaking parks built around waterways. A member of the International Food, Wine & Travel Writer Association (IFWTWA),...

Duration:01:45:44

Big Blend Radio: Horse Riding, Ocean Exploration and Youth Success

1/15/2019
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines for Big Blend Radio. On This Episode: - Horse Riding in the Sierra Foothills - Trail guide, world champion trainer and owner of Wood N Horse Training Stables in Three Rivers, California, Christy Wood talks about her trail rides, clinics and events in 2019. - The Nebula Secret - David Gruber - National Geographic Emerging Explorer and marine biologist, and Becky Baines - VP & Editorial...

Duration:01:51:02

Big Blend Radio Champagne Sundays Show - A Toast to Music

1/13/2019
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s Champagne Sundays show. On This Episode: - Heartbeat - North Carolina based singer-songwriter Nicki Kris will sit in as special guest co-host and talk about her upcoming new album ‘Heartbeat.’ Influenced by several genres of music, Nicki delivers a unique blend of dynamic songwriting and powerhouse vocal chops creating crossover appeal in multiple areas. She has...

Duration:02:01:20

Big Blend Radio: Anacortes, Washington to Botswana, Africa

1/11/2019
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s 2nd Friday IFWTWA Vacation Station Food, Wine & Travel Show. On This Episode: - Anacortes, Washington - Amanda Hubik from the Anacortes Chamber of Commerce provides on overview of Anacortes, a charming Pacific Northwest getaway located on Fidalgo Island, Washington. Along with a full calendar of festivals and fun events, this...

Duration:01:45:02

Big Blend Radio: Dating and Relationship Sanity

1/10/2019
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s Quality of Life show focusing on relationships. On This Episode: -Broken Whole - Jane Binns discusses her memoir “Broken Whole,” an unflinching portrayal of dating after divorce as a single parent. Jane is an English composition instructor and recipient of the Jack Kerouac Award for Prose. - POSTPONED UNTIL JAN. 25...

Duration:00:52:36

Big Blend Radio: Art in Public Spaces

1/8/2019
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s ‘Toast to the Arts Show’. On this episode, contemporary figurative artist Victoria Chick discusses the history and benefits of art in public spaces. Art in pubic spaces has a history that dates back to antiquity. Today, the art produced for public spaces can have a wide range of subject matter and materials that can roughly...

Duration:00:55:43

Big Blend Radio 12th Anniversary Champagne Sundays Show

1/6/2019
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines for Big Blend Radio’s 12th Anniversary Champagne Sundays show, streaming live from historic Coronado Motor Hotel. On This Episode: - Abraham Lincoln’s Legacy - Brunch party with Bobbi DePorter - Co-founder of SuperCamp & creator of the 8 Keys of Excellence, Stephanie McMillin - Springfield Tourism Commission, Glynn Burrows of Norfolk Tours UK, Holly T. Hansen - FamilyHistoryExpos.com,...

Duration:02:01:46

Big Blend Radio - A Toast to Music and The Arts

1/4/2019
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s 1st Friday Toast to The Arts show, sponsored by the National Parks Arts Foundation (NPAF), a non-profit organization that creates extraordinary and unique artist-in-residence programs within the National Park Service. On This Episode: - Yagull - The New York City acoustic duo Yagull represents an ethereal beauty that takes...

Duration:02:00:16

Big Blend Radio: A Toast to Military and Armed Forces

1/3/2019
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio. On This Episode: - Brat and the Kids of Warriors - Author Michael Joseph Lyons discusses his adventurous new novel for tweens and teens, that brings life to the culture of our military families, borrowing scenes from his own military family upbringing. - All Terrain Wheel Chair Campaign - World champion horse trainer Christy...

Duration:02:01:57

Big Blend Radio: Oregon's Tualatin Valley Wine Country

12/30/2018
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s Eat Drink & B Merry Show focusing on Oregon’s Tualatin Valley Wine Region. Positioned in the northernmost corner of the famed Willamette Valley, Tualatin Valley is located about 60 minutes from the Portland airport. Tualatin Valley's wineries and tasting rooms include a fun mix of suburban wineries located on downtown main...

Duration:00:52:00

Big Blend Radio: Winter Magic in California's Sequoia Country

12/28/2018
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s Vacation Station travel show focusing on winter and early spring in Tulare County, Central California. Home to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, the Giant Sequoia National Monument and Sequoia National Forest, the region is a year-round destination offering a variety of outdoor activities, a calendar full of events and...

Duration:00:56:00

Big Blend Radio: Family Holiday Traditions

12/21/2018
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Join hosts Nancy Reid & Lisa Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s 3rd Friday Family History show, with this episode celebrating family traditions during the winter holiday season. Featured Guests: - Holly T. Hansen - Genealogist & Founder of Family History Expos - Bobbi DePorter - Co-founder of SuperCamp, President of Quantum Learning Network and creator of the 8 Keys of Excellence. - Arlene...

Duration:01:38:40

Big Blend Radio: A Toast to Music and Family

12/20/2018
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s Happy Hour variety show, raising a glass to music and family! On This Episode: - Lisa Dawn Miller- The acclaimed singer, songwriter, recording artist, veteran musical producer and stage performer in the long running musical “Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show" – talks about her latest music, new LDM Publishing company, and her son...

Duration:01:33:55

Big Blend Radio: Central Kentucky to Southern Louisiana

12/18/2018
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s Vacation Station travel show! On This Episode: - Historic Springfield, Kentucky - Stephanie McMillin, Executive Director of the Springfield Tourism Commission, discusses upcoming events and activities in historic Springfield, located in the heart of Central Kentucky, the ‘Land of Bourbon, Horses & History.’ - Authentic...

Duration:01:38:03

Big Blend Radio: A Toast to World Travel and History

12/16/2018
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s Champagne Sundays variety show. On This Episode - Butterfield Overland Mail Route - Glynn Burrows, historian and owner of Norfolk Tours in England, discusses the historic family connection that John Butterfield and various members of The Butterfield Overland Mail Co. had with England. Operated from 1858 to 1861 under contract...

Duration:01:52:56

Big Blend Radio: Juneau, Alaska to Route 66

12/14/2018
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s 2nd Friday IFWTWA Vacation Station Food, Wine & Travel Show. On This Episode: - Winter in Juneau, Alaska - Midgi Moore - CCTP, owner of Juneau Food Tours, and Liz Perry - President & CEO of Travel Juneau, discuss the various winter events and activities in Juneau, Alaska. - 66 ON 66 - Photographer Terrence Moore discusses his...

Duration:02:00:00

Big Blend Radio Happy Hour - Law & Order and Music

12/13/2018
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s Happy Hour variety show! On This Episode: - New Employment Laws 2019 - Employment attorney Ward Heinrichs outlines new California employment laws for 2019. Based in San Diego, CA, Ward represents both employers and employees in almost all areas of labor law. He and his firm litigate cases that have been filed in many...

Duration:02:00:09

Big Blend Radio: Tourism Excellence and the Love Your Parks Tour

12/11/2018
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio focusing on Tourism Excellence and the Love Your Parks Tour Story Missions. On This Episode: - Tourism Excellence - Bobbi DePorter - Co-founder of SuperCamp and creator of the 8 Keys of Excellence discusses How to Put the “I” Back Into Community through a Responsible Tourism Plan that incorporates the 8 Keys of Excellence, and how to make your community vision...

Duration:01:49:40

Big Blend Radio: My Naked Truth and Deep in the Water

12/9/2018
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Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s Champagne Sundays variety show. On This Episode: - My Naked Truth- Photographer, activist, writer and producer Adrien Finkel discusses her project and book, MY NAKED TRUTH. With over 200 full-color photos, the book captures intimate moments of people at their most authentic, from everyday strangers to celebrities such as...

Duration:01:43:21