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Cooking MasterClass Discussion For MasterChef Season 6 Top 11: Rice, Rice Baby


   Picture Credit: MasterChef/Fox From the picture above, it appears that Steven is one of the front runners on this season’s MasterChef.  He has proven to be a strong team leader and a consistently excellent cook.  This week, the Mystery Box challenge involves contestant creating their best rice dish, elevated in every way possible. The three […]

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Cooking MasterClass Discussion For MasterChef Season 6 Top 12: Gordon’s Greatest Hits


  Picture Credit: MasterChef/Fox Those three – layer cakes on last week’s episode were hilarious. Seriously?  I thought I would learn something but most of those cakes were pretty funny.  However, in fairness to the cooks, I found a 90-minute time frame to create their cake was pretty unrealistic.  I mean,  if you take into account that […]

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Cooking MasterClass Discussion For MasterChef Season 6 Top 14: Happy Birthday MasterChef


  Picture Credit: MasterChef/Fox This week, MasterChef is celebrating their 100th episode. That is quite an achievement!  Think of all the fantastic food moving through the MasterChef kitchen over the past 6 seasons. The recipes have been spectacular and unique, mirroring the special productive elements that make this show one of the best on television. Congratulations […]

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Cooking MasterClass Discussion For MasterChef Season 6 Top 17: Bring Home The Bacon


  Picture Credit: MasterChef/Fox Boy, what a drama – fest last week. Lots of underhanded comments and maneuvering. Oy!  The knives were not used to only eat the food, that’s for sure!  Heaven help us!   In the end, four members of the Blue Team – Claudia, Derrick, Ailsa and Christopher – were involved in a  two-phased […]

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Cooking MasterClass Discussion For MasterChef Season 6 Top 19: Clawing To Victory


  Picture Credit: MasterChef/Fox Things are going to get crabby this week on MasterChef and the claws will definitely be out!  And then it will be completely corny. Yea corny!  Okay, with those lame jokes out of the way, I can now get down to the serious stuff happening on MasterChef this week. Yes, the cooks […]

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Cooking MasterClass Discussion For MasterChef Season 6 Top 22: You’re The Apple Of My Eye 


  Picture Credit: MasterChef/Fox Last week heralded a great start to Season 6 of  MasterChef!  And, I have to say I thoroughly enjoyed meeting all of the home cooks.  They all have great personalities and, of course, a true, raw desire to be the best cook possible.  However, for me, there were two standouts – personality […]

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American Idol 2015 – 2016 Will Be The Final Season. Fox Announces Its New Fall LineUp


   Okay, someone stop the bleeding. Now!  This news is beyond sad.  The Fox Network just announced its new PrimeTime Series for the 2015-2016 season.  In the release, new, returning and cancelled shows were highlighted.  The Bad News:  the 2015-2016 season of American Idol will be the final season.  I cannot say that I am truly […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion For American Idol Season XIV Top 5 Singers: Personal And Judges’ Hometown Picks. 


  Picture Credit: American Idol This in from AmericanIdol.Com: “Strip the lights, kill the fog machine, back the trusses off the stage. We’re trading that extravagant arena feel for something a lot more intimate this week. The Top 5 (aka your Idol Tour 2015 lineup) will be delivering two songs each, selections that define them…and define the […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion for American Idol Season XIV Top 10: Songs From The Movies


Picture Credit: AmericanIdol.Com. Missing from the picture is Maddie Walker and her irritated appendix. Darn! Ten of the Eleven singers – featured below – will sing Songs From The Movies on Thursday, March 19th. They are: Clark Beckham Daniel Seavey Nick Fradiani Rayvon Owen Quaasim Middleton Jax Joey Cook Maddie Walker Tyanna Jones Adanna Duru Quentin […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion For American Idol Season XIV: The Top 12 Females


 Picture Credit: AmericanIdol.Com Update:  My apologies to the last few singers who performed last evening. I just noticed that, although I had written critiques for all of them, my blogging platform – WordPress – did not update this blog topic. Very frustrating. However, the last three singers were outstanding – with a special mention to […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion For American Idol Season XIV: The Top 12 Males


 Picture Credit: AmericanIdol.Com Live Update Of Performances At The End Of The Post Over the next three weeks,  the Semi-Final Rounds of American Idol Season 14 will feature the Top 24 Singers.   On Wednesday, February 25th, the Top 12 Guys will perform, with the viewing audience  deciding via voting who will advance to the […]

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Cooking MasterClass Discussion For MasterChef Junior Season 3 Week 7: The Crème De La Crème


Last week, The Top 6 Mini Chefs headed to a fancy restaurant in Los Angeles and pandemonium ensued. This was one nail biter of a show. I am amazed these kids managed to pull any of these dishes off! However, at the end of the say, MasterChef Junior said goodbye to Ayla and Kayla. Hmm. […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion For American Idol Season XIV: Hollywood Week Part Two


Picture Credit: American Idol/Fox I thought last week’s show highlighted some very promising singers. Some of the solo performances and a couple of the group numbers were absolutely outstanding. American Idol, it appears, seems to be on the right track this season and I have fingers crossed that the show does not become derailed over […]

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Cooking MasterClass Discussion For MasterChef Junior Season 3: Week 4: Tag Team Sushi Challenge


Picture Credit: MasterChef Junior/Fox Last week’s show was tons of fun – from the judges taking on a geriatric fashion look to the terrifying release of alligators, turtles and snakes and all that fun stuff scurrying around the MasterChef Kitchen. However, it set the tone for both segments of the show – one focusing on […]

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Cooking MasterClass Discussion For MasterChef Junior Season 3: Week 2 Pie Challenge


Picture Credit: Fox/MasterChef Junior The Premiere Episode of MasterChef Junior Season 3 kicked off with brilliant style and substance last week. This season is shaping up to be another ratings success, due to the brilliant casting of talented young chefs combined with the innovative production quality and disciplined yet nurturing guidance from MasterChef’s Judges, Gordon […]

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Ratings Sensation MasterChef Junior Season 3 Premiere Airs on January 6 on Fox


Picture Credit: Fox/MasterChef Junior Well, my world is complete and the New Year is starting off with a resounding bang! Why? Because the producers and creators of MasterChef Junior have decided to air another season of the popular show in January on the heels of the completion of Season 2 in November, which was a […]

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Cooking Masterclass Discussion For MasterChef Junior Season 2 Top 4: Something’s Fishy!


Picture Credit: Fox/MasterChef Junior MEMO: For a complete recap of each episode, follow MasterChef Junior Season 2 contestant, Logan, on his wonderful blog. His talent and work ethic are truly inspiring. Last week, we watched the Top 6 strut their culinary stuff in a professional kitchen created just for them, otherwise know as a Pop […]

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Cooking Masterclass Discussion For MasterChef Junior Season 2 Top 6: Pop-Up Restaurant


Picture Credit: MasterChef/Fox MEMO: For a complete recap of each episode, follow MasterChef Junior Season 2 contestant, Logan, on his wonderful blog. His talent and work ethic are truly inspiring. The show was fantastic last week. I am loving the creativity that the producers invest in this program. No wonder the ratings are so high! […]

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Cooking Masterclass Discussion For MasterChef Junior Season 2 Week Three: We Are Here To Make a Friends!


Picture Credit: Fox/MasterChef Junior Last week was a great week. Who didn’t enjoy seeing Chef Gordon Ramsay covered with maple syrup? And don’t get me started on the creation of those fabulous cream pies by the remaining group of 12 home chefs. I had to force myself not to eat everything in sight here – […]

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Cooking Masterclass Discussion For MasterChef Junior Season 2 Week Two: Pancakes And Syrup Fun


Picture Credit: Fox/MasterChef Junior Now, doesn’t this picture captivate you enough to entice you to flip to MasterChef Junior on Tuesday evening? Where else will you find esteemed chefs like Gordon Ramsay, Joe Bastianich and Graham Elliott receiving a healthy dose of syrup over their head? Last week’s show was just exceptional. Oh my, these […]

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