#cleanthemean

October 11, 2017  |  BEAUTY, HOME & FAMILY  |  Comments Off on #cleanthemean

To raise awareness about National Bullying Prevention Month this October we learned how posting to our fave social media account using #cleanthemean can help spread awareness and positivity. See how you can do the same here.

Rosé Everyday

October 11, 2017  |  EAT & DRINK, HOME & FAMILY  |  Comments Off on Rosé Everyday

Who says you can’t drink pink every season?! We learned firsthand how a pink palette is pushing pumpkin to the side this fall. Click here for tips to see your next get together through rose-colored glasses.

Mom Talk with Busy Philipps

October 11, 2017  |  CELEBRITY BUZZ, HOME & FAMILY  |  Comments Off on Mom Talk with Busy Philipps

It was a busy day with our new friend Busy Philipps chatting about everything from her daughters to laundry duty. Find out her best mom tips here.

Fun with Phelps

October 11, 2017  |  CELEBRITY BUZZ, HEALTH & FITNESS, HOME & FAMILY  |  Comments Off on Fun with Phelps

Olympic champ swimmer, Michael Phelps at the Bronx Boys & Girls Club in New York City

We got to splash around with the Olympic gold medalist, who teamed up with the Anthem Foundation to help at-risk youth establish healthy habits and live an active lifestyle.

See our interview with the swimmer here.

 

Hundreds in Times Square to Create Immersive Art Installation

October 1, 2015  |  HOME & FAMILY  |  , , , , , , ,  |  Comments Off on Hundreds in Times Square to Create Immersive Art Installation

It sure was a site… more than 500 Gap Inc. employees marched through the streets of New York into Times Square, where each of them had their hand in creating an immersive art installation.

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It’s all to celebrate the company’s commitment to educate one million women across the world through P.A.C.E. (Personal Advancement & Career Enhancement). Each person would come up to the platform and place their circle on it’s designated spot, think of it as life-like pixels in your hand. As more and more people added, you could really see the image take form.

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P.A.C.E. provides life-skills education for women in communities around the world and 30,000 women have graduated from the program. Such as Sujatha who was featured in the art installation.

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For more go to gap.com/pace

World Humanitarian Day with Cody Simpson

#SHAREHUMANITY was the theme of the night and the kick off to World Humanitarian Day

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Humanitarian workers, media innovators, celebrity musicians and influencers, all came together to celebrate. What are they celebrating you might ask? Well for a few days leading up WHD, celebs and other influencers took to social media to donate their feeds to tell stories of humanitarian strength and to spread awareness of #SHAREHUMANITY.

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Cody Simpson donated his feed to share the story of Thair Orfahli as he traveled in Syrian tension and fighting from Demascus to Berlin

World Humanitarian Day falls on 19 August, the day when, in 2003, 22 aid workers were killed in a bombing at the UN headquarters in Baghdad. It’s a day to pay tribute to all people affected by humanitarian crises and those who lost their lives in service and to celebrate the spirit that inspires humanitarian work around the world.
This is more important now than ever. We should all have a greater sense of responsibility and develop a sense of global community. Hopefully WHD will inspire action so we can stand in solidarity against conflict, torture, disease, famine, suffering and the poor leadership that often turns a blind eye.

To get involved and do something check out lifeminute.tv/celebrity/video/cody-simpson-and-united-nations-host-sharehumanity-event-world-humanitarian-day

Nate Berkus Unveils New Kitchen Appliances at Dwell on Design in Los Angeles

May 29, 2015  |  HOME & FAMILY  |  , , , , , , , , ,  |  Comments Off on Nate Berkus Unveils New Kitchen Appliances at Dwell on Design in Los Angeles

TV host, personality and interior designer, Nate Berkus blew us away with a sneak peek at the new LG Studio Appliance line which he unveiled at the 10th annual Dwell on Design show in L.A.

Screen Shot 2015-06-19 at 7.32.55 AMNate always goes for timeless and classic pieces that will never go out of style, no matter what room he’s working on and LG is the perfect compliment to his designs in the kitchen.

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Screen Shot 2015-06-19 at 7.31.04 AMOne surprise is that the inside of these appliances are as equally beautiful as the outside. This oven might be too chic to cook in!

Screen Shot 2015-06-19 at 7.32.01 AMThis is LG’s Ultra-Large Capacity French Door fridge which has a ton of inside real estate for all your food and goodies plus a super sleek outside so it covers form and function.

Screen Shot 2015-06-19 at 7.32.38 AMAnd this fridge has a secret door inside the main door to provide even MORE room and storage. Didn’t think it was possible? Well LG did it.

 

Screen Shot 2015-06-19 at 7.32.24 AMFor more on Nate and LG’s new studio line check out lifeminute.tv/home-and-family/video/nate-berkus-teams-lg-studio-dwell-design

Celebrities Spill their Spring Must-Haves

It’s been a busy start to Spring at our little LifeMinute digs — just 600 square feet of cozy white couch — and it’s been graced by a few of our fave celebs, from Modern Family’s Jesse Tyler Ferguson to Hollywood’s It Girl Jamie Chung, to the incomparable music man Wyclef Jean, spilling the scoop on what they’ve been up to this season…

Gettin’ “Clefified” with Wyclef Jean

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Now — the above is called “Clefified” and that’s just what we all got (Wyclef’s version of a head-band, the physical tribute to his new album Clefication) before sitting down for his interview. We haven’t washed our foreheads in a week — but that’s another story.

The lead single “Divine Sorrow” has been getting some serious play on our iPods since its release last November. The best we could have hoped for were some serious details on his famous collabs…from Whitney Houston to Shakira — well, we got it all, natch — but when he spontaneously broke into an acapella rendition of some old school “Gone Till November…” Well, I was seriously stoked.  The album is in stores this month. It’s a must listen.

Gettin’ Down and Dirty…(well…Clean, actually) with JTF

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Next up, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, and it was awesome timing. My fab office mate (yes, you know who you are) cannot stop sneezing, so when our new favorite (self-proclaimed) neat freak and Modern Family star JTF — also a fellow allergy sufferer – let us in on his gig with AAFA and Febreze, we were thankful. He came by to share the dirt on…well, dirt…or allergens, to be exact. Turns out most of us are going about our Spring Cleaning the wrong way and stirring things up instead of removing them, so he showed us how to get the job done right. Check it out.

Yay, no more sneezing fits from our cubie roomies.

Jamie Chung’s Spring Must-Haves

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That’s right…Jamie Chung stopped by. Now it’s no secret that I love to shop (most of us at LifeMinute do) and we welcome any weather that makes it easier for us to get out and get spending. What’s on our must-have list? Pretty much everything Jamie brought with her to our studio. Spoiler Alert: Jamie loves her Jergens as much as we do. Of course she does, you have to see her skin close up to fully understand.  And that bod — well, she completely inspired me (and the rest of the LifeMinute team!) to start our own Pranamar Resort vacation fund. (Eat, sleep, yoga…YES please!) Her other Spring picks? A-split pencil skirts, and a fruity smoothie recipe you must try:

•1 frozen banana

•2 pitted dates

•handful of kale

•handful of blueberries

•1 scoop vanilla protein powder

•about 1-2 cups almond milk and some ice

Who knew blueberries and kale could live in perfect harmony? Yum! (Click for more)

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Next week, we’re on the West Coast with Sophia Bush! Have a question for this beauty? Send it this way (info@lifeminute.tv), and we’ll report back in our next blog post!

 

Spring Cleaning Lessons From Jesse Tyler Ferguson

Self proclaimed neat freak, and Modern Family star, Jesse Tyler Ferguson showed us a thing or two when it comes to cleaning house.

pandg-jessetylerferguson8So what exactly is most of America missing when they tackle the annual chore of Spring Cleaning? Find out here…

Jane Lynch and Toast Meets World Take On Noseblindness

February 26, 2015  |  CELEBRITY BUZZ, HOME & FAMILY  |  , , , , , , , , , , , , ,  |  Comments Off on Jane Lynch and Toast Meets World Take On Noseblindness

Check out how actress, comedian and Glee star, Jane Lynch has teamed up with Instagram dog sensation, Toast Meets World to tackle the smelly issue that affects 49% of Americans.

febrezelynch-feb2015-broll-pkg00-00-25-12still009Are you noseblind? Find out here!