• 00:33

    Creative ways enhance your space in sun decks and patio design

    in Design

     Hello Family and welcome back!


    This week we go over great ideas about how to create your own Tropical Paradise and/or Enchanted Backyard Retreat.... with sun decks, and patio design. We also show you how to add value to your home by creating an enhanced and aesthetically pleasing environment with architectural elements and color.. Stay tuned!


    (10:30pm) pst

  • 00:16

    Desert Hills Golf Course in Yuma AZ

    in Golf

    Big Blend Radio host Lisa D. Smith, co-publisher of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine, chats with Bruce Brown, the General Manager of the Desert Hills Golf Course in sunny Yuma, Arizona. Desert Hills is a par 72 championship course that features 6,800 yards of challenging topography and scenic views, and has been the site of several professional events including the Ben Hogan and Nike Tour Events. There is an on-site Pro Shop, as well as golf lessons from a PGA professional, and other seasoned instructors. Practice areas include a driving range, pitching, and putting surfaces. The Desert Hills Clubhouse features The Hills Restaurant Patio & Bar that offers indoor and patio dining, with a golf course view.
    This interview originally aired on March 2, 2015, on Big Blend Radio's Spring in Yuma, Arizona show.

  • 00:36

    Transform your backyard or patio with the Ultimate Outdoor Kitchen

    in Design

     Hello Family,


    Welcome back tonight and happy Wednesday!


    Summer is here and what a great time to get underway with outdoor entertaining! If you love fresh outdoor living,and/or a lounging area to relax and chat with family and friends, outdoor kitchens are the new hot trend for creating that special ambiance on a nice summer evening. Join us tonight as we discuss various ways of transforming your backyard or patio with the Ultimate Outdoor Kitchen!


    See Ya There!


    (10:30 pm pst)

  • 00:30

    7 Warning Signs.... Selling the Family Home

    in Caregiving

    Your family has lived in the same home for 40 years and due to planned or unplanned circumstances, the home must be sold.   Your parents may want to downsize to a patio home or independent living to remove them of worrying about repairing the roof or hiring a gardener to mow the yard.  An unplanned event might entail them moving to assisted living, a long-term care facility or death.


    When either situation occurs, it is time for the family to rally around to lend support.  This sounds easy, not always....


    Listen on 3/26 at 10am http://tobtr.com/s/6305645. #BlogTalkRadio.

  • 00:33

    Sun Decks Patio Designs and Backyard Retreats

    in Design

    Welcome back!
    This week we go over great ideas about how to create your own Tropical Paradise and/or Enchanted Backyard Retreat.... with sun decks, and patio design. We also show you how to add value to your home by creating an enhanced and aesthetically pleasing environment with architectural elements and color.. Stay tuned!
    (10:30pm) pst

  • 00:55

    Water, Water, Everywhere

    in Gardening

    Water features are one of the best investments in your garden whihc you will enjoy for years to come.  Let's start a conversation about water gardens. How advances on teh last 20 years have put water garden features within the reach of everyone.  Adding water is one of the few ways to add a truly dynamic point of interest to a garden since the water will add continuous movement and sound in your garden.  Be sure to tune in add find out how to add water to you little bit of heaven.

  • 01:26

    Bethany Becker Live

    in Military

    Join us this week as we welcome country pop music singer songwriter, Bethany Becker. Hailing from Austin, TX., Bethany has gained considerable amount of attention with her three song EP "Maybe More". She has written with some of the top songwriters and producers and was recently nominated for two Hollywood Music in Media Awards. Best Country Song for “Right Place Wrong Time” and Best Music Video for “Maybe More". She has performed at many local venues including the Nutty Brown Café, Fore Café, Rudino’s Pizza & Patio, Progress Coffee, Hutson House of Music, Musicians Woodshed, Mazama Coffee, The Marina at Lago Vista and Lakeside Grill. Supporting our troops is important to Bethany as she states "The troops are particularly special to me, because my father was in the Air Force, and I was born on Eglin AFB in Florida. My Aunt is a Colonel in the Army and is currently serving in South Korea. I also have a cousin serving in the Army and another in the Navy. I see the sacrifices that they and their families make daily to protect and take care of all of us, and I am very grateful". We will talk to Bethany about her upcoming schedule, get a behind the scenes look at her music, feature her latest songs, and ask her to share her message for the troops. Please be sure to visit Bethany Becker at http://bethanybecker.com/ and spread the word. Fans are welcome to call in and speak live with Bethany during the show (718) 766-4193. If you would like to participate in the live chat during the show, you must sign up on the show site first and then log in during the show. And as always we will give shout outs to our deployed military listeners. Be sure to join us, Sunday 2/22/2015 at 4 PM EST! Our message to the troops....WE do what we do, because YOU do what you do.

  • 00:31

    Food Nation Food Talk Radio EP #18 Summer Time BBQ & Food Patio Party

    in Food

    Food Nation Food Talk Radio EP #18 Summer Time BBQ & Food Patio Party


    brought to you by www.diningthunderbay.ca


    Another great summer time food celebration. Chef Shawn's BBQ tips and recipes, our usual food talk and discusssion. This will be our last summer time show before a little R&R time. We will be back after Labour Day, Sunday Sept. 7th. Summer cook out mistakes that are made, more picnic ideas and recipes. We might throw in a couple of our favourite Summer time cocktails to sip on on the old deck. The infamous potato salad kick starter recipe story and more food fun as we serve it up to you. And most of ll once you are done enjoying this show, go have some summer fun and soak up some sun, drinks and great food. See you all soon.
     

  • 00:16

    Divatosity: Patio Scapes, Pillows, Simple Gardening, and Ice Cream Shoppes

    in Hobbies

    Join Alaina for a lively discussion about patio scapes, simple gardening, and ice cream shoppes.


     


     

  • 00:35

    Garden Design and Construction for DIYs

    in Gardening

    This will be the first of a multiple part series on how to approach garden design for a residential project which will benefit those homeowners who are going to do the majority of the work themselves and/or be more knowledgeable when working with a professional garden construciton company so you as the homeonwer can approach the project from a position of having an understanding of what should happen during a garden construction project. We will start with revieiwng the site and progress through design considerations, options and techniques.  We will also include how to identify a good contractor and how to source and idientfy good vendors if you are installing yoour garden yourself.  After dogin this for 40+ years we have learned through both formal education and sometime more importantly hands on trial and error.

  • 00:30

    EP3 RESCHEDULED: Julie Shares Success in Real Estate, Healthy Home Life

    in Military

    Julie Shares Success in Real Estate, Healthy Home Life


    Thursday January 15, 2015 at 6:00 pm MST


    Call in to speak with the host (347) 838-9241


    Julie is married to her best friend, Carl. 


    They have four children -- two of their boys are proudly serving in the United States Army and their other two children are finishing high school in the next two years. 


    When Julie is not out showing, selling, or marketing homes you will find her on the golf course, on the water, or just relaxing on my patio enjoying the amazing Orange County, California weather.


    Julie is actively engaged in her community and is proud to be a member of the American Legion Post 291.


    She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing from the University of Colorado, and she's a United States Navy Veteran (Quartermaster) — USS BARRY (DDG-52) and USS GRAPPLE (ARS-53).


    Learn more about Julie's company at www.kistlergroup.com

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