September Shorts By ...

  Mark Your Calendars: Come to Vineyard Vines and Make a Difference! Join one of our lead volunteers Chelsea Pelchat at Vineyard Vines (1301 N Main St.) in Walnut Creek, CA on September 17th! Your purchases can help make a difference to promote literacy and positive message media. You...

The Gift of Today By...

Horace wrote “carpe diem quam minimum credula postero” which translates to “seize the day, and believe as little as possible in tomorrow.” Today’s show is all about today-the choices we make, the people we impact, the technology we employ. Hosts Brigitte and Zahra interview a most...

Octonauts: Slime Tim...

Adventure, fun and marine biology all wrapped up into a collection of 8 fun-filled shows. This is a great collection of eight 10 to 15 minute episodes featuring our favorite underwater explorers, The Octonauts. We follow along as Captain Barnacles and his crew explore the world’s...

Sully

  The Untold Story Behind the Miracle on the Hudson – Sully This story, based on the real life story that took place on Thursday, January 15th, 2009 when the world witnessed the “Miracle on the Hudson” as Captain, Chesley Sullenberger, nicknamed “Sully”...

The Light Between Oc...

A Romantic Story Certain to Evoke Tears from the Most Reserved Viewer Based on the novel by M.L. Stedman, this film has an unlikely story about a lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia who raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat. Although slow paced,...

ABC Monsters: Party ...

  KIDS FIRST! Adult Reviewer Ruth A. comments, “Kids ages 3 to 6 will simply love ABC Monsters: Starring MNOP because the episodes are quick paced, entertaining and fun!  Meanwhile, their parents will embrace these video episodes as a tool for helping children increase their...

Macgillivray Freeman...

Humpback Whales incorporates the best that IMAX films have to offer – impossible photography, entertaining music and an instructional narrative that, when combined, creates a positive visceral experience. The musical score is brilliantly constructed to create an emotional connection...

Gibby – Heartwarming...

A young girl finds an unlikely and uplifting friendship with an adorable monkey in this charming, light-hearted film. Katie has lost interest in her school, her friends, and gymnastics following the loss of her mother, but her outlook changes in the summer when she is asked to monkey sit...

Ice Age: Collision C...

The latest installment of the Ice Age series features Scrat in his epic pursuit of his elusive acorn. To save themselves from peril, Manny, Sid, Diego, and the rest of the herd leave their home and embark on a quest full of thrills and spills, highs and lows, laughter and adventure while...

Pup Star – A Fun, Fa...

      From Air Bud Entertainment comes the new film Pup Star about an adorable Yorkshire terrier competing in a televised singing competition who is separated from her owner by an opportunist dog pound worker and goes on a huge adventure to get back. KIDS FIRST! Film...

Back to School by Cynthia Brian Aug23

Back to School by Cy...

Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” –Nelson Mandela Brigitte Jia starts off the show with...

Kubo and the Two Str...

Kubo and the Two Strings – One of the Best Films of the Year! Laika has done it again! This stop motion animation film follows the life of Kubo who lives a quiet, normal life in a small shoreside village until a spirit from the past turns his life upside down by re-igniting an age-old...

The Gift of Talk By Cynthia Brian Aug16

The Gift of Talk By ...

  Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens.  “The human voice is the most beautiful instrument of all, but the most difficult to play.” Are you a talker? Do you know how to...

30 minute meals

When I say in under 30 minutes I mean it. This is not 30 minutes from having your mise en place all set up…all your ingredients prepped and in-front of you in cute little dishes. This is 30 minutes from what the F*** are we going to have for dinner and most of my pans are in the sink dirty!...

The Gift of Survival...

  Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. “Sometimes you have to get knocked down lower than you have ever been, to stand up taller than you ever were.” Hosts Asya Gonzalez...

Jason Bourne – The P...

Jason Bourne – The Perfect Action Thriller!   The latest installment of the Bourne franchise features Matt Damon once again who is now well aware of who he is and determined to expose the government’s secrets. The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to...

Endgame – Based on a...

Chess doesn’t gather nearly the audience that head bashing sports do, but every now and then the film industry turns to this highly intellectual sport for inspiration. Endgame follows 5-year-old Jose (Rico Rodriguez, Modern Family) who has learned how to play chess like his grandfather and...

The Gift of Support By Cynthia Brian Aug01

The Gift of Support ...

Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. Psychic and author, Sherrie Dillard, joins host Asya Gonzalez to talk about getting support through any confrontation, situation, life...

The Gift of Acting b...

Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. Have you always been interested in the entertainment industry? Did you know that acting happy will change your emotions to being more...

Vacations and Traveling by Cynthia Brian Jul20

Vacations and Travel...

Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. It’s summer, the busiest time of the year for traveling by air, sea, car, train, bike, and other modes of transportation. Health App...

The Gift of Sports by Cynthia Brian Jul13

The Gift of Sports b...

Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. HealthRap’s Alex Pawlakos launches the program with a discussion of interesting and rewarding careers in sports medicine, nutrition,...

Celebrating America, the Beautiful by Cynthia Brian Jul07

Celebrating America,...

Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. ““ Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the...

Gift of Support by Cynthia Brian Jun28

Gift of Support by C...

Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. “Whatever you choose to do, we will support you!”  How fortunate could a teen be than to hear these words every day? Asya Gonzalez...

The Gift of Success by Cynthia Brian Jun23

The Gift of Success ...

Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. What is success and how do you define success for yourself? Are you happy with your life, your relationships, and your accomplishments? Hosts...

Gift of Poetry by Cynthia Brian Jun15

Gift of Poetry by Cy...

Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. What is slam poetry? Meet four-time National Poetry Slam champion, Taylor Mali as he talks about falling in love with nouns to tell your...

Blindsided by The Walking Dead by Cynthia Brian Jun08

Blindsided by The Wa...

The Gift of SLEEP with Walking Dead Star Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. What do zombies, hiphop, and sleep have in common? Hosts Asya and Brigitte were thrilled to welcome...

Sexuality and Imperious May31

Sexuality and Imperi...

Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. What is sexuality? Most people will immediately assume we are talking about engaging in a sexual act, however, sexuality is not just about...

The Gift of Serendipity & Anime by Cynthia Brian May24

The Gift of Serendip...

Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. Life is full of wonderful surprises! Hosts Brigitte Jia and Asya Gonzalez meet Japanese anime voice actor, Vic Mignogna as he discusses his...

The Gift of Risk by Cynthia Brian May19

The Gift of Risk by ...

Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. Deepen your spiritual connection to the earth and rejoin the community of nature when Asya and Zahra interview artist and author Lupa for her...

The Gift of Responsibility by Cynthia Brian May11

The Gift of Responsi...

  Every week, Express Yourself!™ will bring you a stimulating program based on a chapter from our award winning book Be the Star You Are!® for Teens. You are responsible for your behavior, actions, and results.  After reading The Gift of Responsibility from the book, Be the Star You...