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    • My Segment on The BROADScast Show – How One Tweet Became a Business

      My Segment on The BROADScast Show – How One Tweet Became a Business

      It was a blast appearing on The BROADScast Radio Show with Kim Goldman & Jackie MacDougall last week! It’s not often in this crazy town that we meet like-minded ladies who want to share the spotlight & help promote another person̵...

      December 18, 2016
    • Kristin’s Holiday Hit List – California Christmas

      Kristin’s Holiday Hit List – California Christmas

      Sharing my family favorites with you in a little California Christmas List. This is my Spotify music playlist & it’s always plugged in and turned up in the car! I hope you download these artists- They are truly some of my favorite tunes &am...

      December 03, 2016
    • Mom Buzz “Top 5 Kids Snacks” [RADIO SEGMENT]

      Mom Buzz “Top 5 Kids Snacks” [RADIO SEGMENT]

      The Mom-buzz is all about snack right now, so we’ve recorded “Top 5 Snacks” [RADIO SEGMENT] for busy parents. The “Top 5 with Kristin & Laura” is supported by MomAngeles.com, & a service of MomsInMedia. Here̵...

      August 25, 2016
    • Organized moms use ARTKIVE. Find out why with Jedd Gold CEO & Co-Founder 11/30 by Radio Show Host Kristin Cruz & Laura Nickerson | Moms And Family

      Organized moms use ARTKIVE. Find out why with Jedd Gold CEO & Co-Founder 11/30 by Radio Show Host Kristin Cruz & Laura Nickerson | Moms And Family

      What do you do with your child’s artwork? It’s one messy dillema that we all begin to struggle with at pre-school level and believe us, it just gets worse. Just ask Jedd . As a Father of a 9 & 6 year old, he is in the thick of it! How...

      December 01, 2015
    • Mom & Creator of Design My Treats by Darian 11/16 by Radio Show Host Kristin Cruz | Moms and Family Podcasts on MomAngelesRADIO

      Mom & Creator of Design My Treats by Darian 11/16 by Radio Show Host Kristin Cruz | Moms and Family Podcasts on MomAngelesRADIO

      MomAngeles Radio with Kristin Cruz, Laura Nickerson co-hosts. We showcase the #BestofLA bakeries with Mom & Entrepreneur Darian of “Design My Treats”. Tonight we debut the Justin Bieber song “Sorry”..Laura makes a dessert...

      November 17, 2015
    • What’s A Party Without The CAKE? A Sweet Podcast + Your VIP Invite here:

      What’s A Party Without The CAKE? A Sweet Podcast + Your VIP Invite here:

      Let’s get some CAKE! Coming up this weekend is the sweetest shin-dig in town (and the reason I’ve been doing my daily cardio routine). It’s called “CAKE: The Sweets & Party Expo”. Get ready for major eye-candy in the...

      October 13, 2015
    • Stick It To Me – Kabob Ideas For Busy Moms (who aren’t chefs)

      Stick It To Me – Kabob Ideas For Busy Moms (who aren’t chefs)

      Stick It To Me – Kabob Ideas For Busy Moms (who aren’t chefs) So, I don’t cook. Big shocker there. I know it’s cool to be all “Jr. Chef” at home, but I just don’t have the skill-set, or the interest, honestly. I do love look...

      August 22, 2016
    • Gone Fishin’ 

      Gone Fishin’ 

      While life couldn’t get better or easier here on the beach, so should it be in the kitchen. Wrapping up Summer & prepping for the Fall can be tricky, a juggling act, & mostly all happening way too fast! Busy parents need all the super-e...

      September 05, 2015
    • How to feel good in your own skin ↠

      How to feel good in your own skin ↠

      3 Things I Hate About Summer I threw my hands up and turned to the experts for help with these 3 dreaded Summer have-to-do’s that every mom must face: 1. Swimsuit Shopping 2. Faux Tanning. 3. Body Hair Removal Never mind what you think you k...

      June 21, 2016
    • 5 Steps To Perfect Santa Pictures + Best LA Locations

      5 Steps To Perfect Santa Pictures + Best LA Locations

      Santa looks so nice, I packed mine twice! Yep, we’re packing an extra outfit. Dress up the kids in some regular clothes that won’t make them feel restricted or weird. Fancy clothes makes mom nervous too. When you roll up to the mall after sh...

      November 27, 2016
    • Season One of #MomBlab Comes To A Close

      Season One of #MomBlab Comes To A Close

      Season One of #MomBlab Closes It’s Doors For Summer When you see they hung the Gone Fishin’ sign on the door, you know you shoulda gone somewhere else. Well I want to tell you before you travel over to our Podcast, that we are on hia...

      June 13, 2016
    • 5 Minutes to a Fast, Fun, Family Activities List

      5 Minutes to a Fast, Fun, Family Activities List

      When you need a delivery of information but you are driving, or working, or on the treadmill, you can click our link to get all caught up in just 5 Minutes.   Kristin and Laura bring it in 5 Minutes or less. I love when something new totally works!...

      April 13, 2016
    • Best New Year’s Goals for Women at Any Age: via  Maya Angelou/Pamela Redmond Satran

      Best New Year’s Goals for Women at Any Age: via  Maya Angelou/Pamela Redmond Satran

      A WOMAN SHOULD HAVE.. Enough money within her control to move out… And rent a place of her own even if she never wants to or needs to… Something perfect to wear if the employer or date of her dreams wants to See Her in an hour… A WO...

      December 27, 2015
    • Procrastinating on cleaning the Christmas aftermath? You need a laugh. Let’s stay in bed & read this instead ..

      Procrastinating on cleaning the Christmas aftermath? You need a laugh. Let’s stay in bed & read this instead ..

      31 Stupid Things From 2015...

      December 26, 2015
    • HBO Mommy Meeting with Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman

      HBO Mommy Meeting with Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman

      Reese Witherspoon is a mom. Nicole Kidman is a mom. I’m a mom. And that’s all we needed to bond. On Wednesday at a secret screening-room in West Hollywood, we gathered together to talk about a new movement to create complex roles for wome...

      February 10, 2017
    • Sarah Michelle Geller at the beach with Mattel making waves for UCLA

      Sarah Michelle Geller at the beach with Mattel making waves for UCLA

      Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA threw another amazing Party on The Pier last weekend. We celebrated 16 years of fundraising with the stars under the SoCal sun, with friends & family.  We were checked-in & given festive lariats. Welcome...

      October 01, 2015
    • The MOMtourage says YES! You Can Look Fashionable In Sweatpants. Here’s How:

      The MOMtourage says YES! You Can Look Fashionable In Sweatpants. Here’s How:

      I’m a mom. I do this all the time. You do too. Let’s just not commit anymore fashion crimes in yoga pants. School Pick-up and Drop-off is no excuse. We can do better. We can be fashionable moms, with just a little bit more effort, and not...

      June 27, 2015
    • Moms In Media Star Panel and Giveaway at Club MomMe Springfest

      Moms In Media Star Panel and Giveaway at Club MomMe Springfest

      On my podcast show we have a Moms In Media Giveaway that’s sure to put some Spring in your step! The winner of our giveaway package gets so much VIP swag and bragging rights for sure! If you win you can walk the red carpet with celeb moms. You&...

      March 10, 2016
    • Win a FAMILY 4 PACK of Tickets to LEGOLAND CALIFORNIA!

      Win a FAMILY 4 PACK of Tickets to LEGOLAND CALIFORNIA!

      Enter to win a FAMILY 4 Pack of Tickets to LEGOLAND CALIFORNIA from Kristin Cruz, #BestofLA & the MomAngeles.com Weekly Newsletter! We’re CruzinCalifornia!  As Laura & I travel with our families, experiencing new things here in our b...

      July 13, 2016
    • Sarah Michelle Geller at the beach with Mattel making waves for UCLA

      Sarah Michelle Geller at the beach with Mattel making waves for UCLA

      Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA threw another amazing Party on The Pier last weekend. We celebrated 16 years of fundraising with the stars under the SoCal sun, with friends & family.  We were checked-in & given festive lariats. Welcome...

      October 01, 2015
    • Stick It To Me – Kabob Ideas For Busy Moms (who aren’t chefs)

      Stick It To Me – Kabob Ideas For Busy Moms (who aren’t chefs)

      Stick It To Me – Kabob Ideas For Busy Moms (who aren’t chefs) So, I don’t cook. Big shocker there. I know it’s cool to be all “Jr. Chef” at home, but I just don’t have the skill-set, or the interest, honestly. I do love look...

      August 22, 2016
    • We’re The Pu Pu Platter of Podcasts?

      We’re The Pu Pu Platter of Podcasts?

      It always comes back to food for me. I’m trying to explain what my podcasts are all about to my girlfriend today over steaming hot dumplings & I realized that the only way to describe it right now is a “Parenting Pu Pu Platter with a...

      February 21, 2016
    • Dreamworks Boss Baby Movie Screening With My Little Bosses

      Dreamworks Boss Baby Movie Screening With My Little Bosses

      The Boss Baby movie was so funny but also made so much sense to me as a mom of 2 kids! It was like Dreamworks & Fox were speaking directly to moms everywhere. I saw a screening on the Dreamworks Animation lot in Burbank. It was a VIP event comple...

      March 28, 2017
    • Dreamworks Boss Baby Movie Screening With My Little Bosses

      Dreamworks Boss Baby Movie Screening With My Little Bosses

      The Boss Baby movie was so funny but also made so much sense to me as a mom of 2 kids! It was like Dreamworks & Fox were speaking directly to moms everywhere. I saw a screening on the Dreamworks Animation lot in Burbank. It was a VIP event comple...

      March 28, 2017
    • Organizing Your Family’s Memories ↠

      Organizing Your Family’s Memories ↠

      Organizing was easy before babies. When Summer came, I was young & freeeeee to happily bathing-suit shop in Miami, sip Mojitos before they were a cool thing, & take naps on the roof of the Delano. Summers were a light and easy ...

      June 16, 2016
    • You Asked. I Shared. They Delivered. 

      You Asked. I Shared. They Delivered. 

      Click this link & get a free month of jewelry from ROCKSBOX. I’ve always only picked companies & stores to work with that I genuinely LOVE. (And I’ve turned down some biggies that I’m not a fan of. So I can sleep at night &a...

      September 13, 2015
    • Keeping Up With Cali

      Keeping Up With Cali

      It’s a busy time for SoCal moms. SUMMER. Long, active, and hot. (Just like I wish I were.) So, we gotta take 3 fashion points into the closet when picking outfits: 1 Function – bending over, lifting babies, without any wardrobe malfunctio...

      July 15, 2015
    • The MOMtourage says YES! You Can Look Fashionable In Sweatpants. Here’s How:

      The MOMtourage says YES! You Can Look Fashionable In Sweatpants. Here’s How:

      I’m a mom. I do this all the time. You do too. Let’s just not commit anymore fashion crimes in yoga pants. School Pick-up and Drop-off is no excuse. We can do better. We can be fashionable moms, with just a little bit more effort, and not...

      June 27, 2015
    • Eat, Drink & Be All Fancy – An iHeartMOMS VIP Spotlight

      Eat, Drink & Be All Fancy – An iHeartMOMS VIP Spotlight

      Another VIP invite from MomsInMedia.com & iHeartMOMS: Eat, Drink & Be Fancy! Join us at Paramount Pictures Studios Backlot September 4 – 6 for Los Angeles Times “The Taste” next weekend! Here is a special Discount Promo Code...

      August 30, 2015
    • A Busy Mom’s 15 Minute Dessert Recipe Collection

      A Busy Mom’s 15 Minute Dessert Recipe Collection

      You know I can’t cook, no matter how easy the recipe says it is. We’ve been over this. It’s embarrassing. I’m a disgrace to my fellow foodies. I can eat like nobody’s business but if I have to actually put a dish togethe...

      February 20, 2016
    • My Favorite Holiday Gift Guide 2016 + Giveaway

      My Favorite Holiday Gift Guide 2016 + Giveaway

      THE ONLY VIDEO GIFT GUIDE YOU’LL NEED THIS SEASON, SHARED ON THE MOMSINMEDIA FACEBOOK GROUP. WOOT! 2 Los Angeles Moms came together to produce this You Tube video with crazy-good gift ideas that busy moms would LOVE to receive for the holidays. Cli...

      December 12, 2016
    • Win a FAMILY 4 PACK of Tickets to LEGOLAND CALIFORNIA!

      Win a FAMILY 4 PACK of Tickets to LEGOLAND CALIFORNIA!

      Enter to win a FAMILY 4 Pack of Tickets to LEGOLAND CALIFORNIA from Kristin Cruz, #BestofLA & the MomAngeles.com Weekly Newsletter! We’re CruzinCalifornia!  As Laura & I travel with our families, experiencing new things here in our b...

      July 13, 2016
    • You ARE A Good Mother And This Printable Will Remind You

      You ARE A Good Mother And This Printable Will Remind You

      I’m a visual person. I need to see it to believe it. I need to see my calendar on the wall or I won’t remember where I’m supposed to be. When I diet, I need post-its on the fridge. I need to see good things around me to feel good. I...

      February 18, 2016
    • VEGAN SUMMER CHALLENGE

      VEGAN SUMMER CHALLENGE

      Last year you saw the hashtag #MyVeganSummer all over Twitter. It sparked some controversy. I got some funny looks, & funnier messages on Facebook from my friends & listeners: “Are you seriously Vegan now?” followed by “WHY would you do...

      July 09, 2015
    • My movie “24 Hours of Christmas” – produced by Magisto

      My movie “24 Hours of Christmas” – produced by Magisto

      HAPPY CHRISTMAS from me and Magisto! I’m all “talking British” with Izzy today because she’s been watching YouTubers from England since she could speak, so we woke up to her saying “HAPPY CHRISTMAS” as they do in t...

      December 27, 2016
    • Kristin’s Holiday Hit List – California Christmas

      Kristin’s Holiday Hit List – California Christmas

      Sharing my family favorites with you in a little California Christmas List. This is my Spotify music playlist & it’s always plugged in and turned up in the car! I hope you download these artists- They are truly some of my favorite tunes &am...

      December 03, 2016
    • 5 Steps To Perfect Santa Pictures + Best LA Locations

      5 Steps To Perfect Santa Pictures + Best LA Locations

      Santa looks so nice, I packed mine twice! Yep, we’re packing an extra outfit. Dress up the kids in some regular clothes that won’t make them feel restricted or weird. Fancy clothes makes mom nervous too. When you roll up to the mall after sh...

      November 27, 2016
    • She’s On ABC TV, CBS Radio, & A Host For The Big Events

      She’s On ABC TV, CBS Radio, & A Host For The Big Events

      You may have seen me, or heard me, or tried on a hat with me, while I host live events, TV segments, or even late-night dedication shows on the airwaves. “Kristin Cruz” on CBS Radio was known as “Love Songs with Kris Toledo“. ...

      August 30, 2016
    • MOM FAIR LIVE at UCLA: Expert Interviewing by Kristin Cruz

      MOM FAIR LIVE at UCLA: Expert Interviewing by Kristin Cruz

      My “Media Mom” team met an expert organizer, jewelry designer, mompreneur, dad-author, and more, when we went to UCLA for lunch last weekend. See who was there, & what went on. I was lucky to lead an amazing panel on the main stage....

      February 11, 2016
    • “BEST OF LA” TV Host and MOMANGELES Media Spokesperson

      “BEST OF LA” TV Host and MOMANGELES Media Spokesperson

      I’ve found myself bringing the best to TV in so many different ways over the course of my career in entertainment. I was welcomed with open arms into the LA broadcasting community and from there I was able to grow my brand and my community of l...

      July 08, 2015
    • ​15 Secrets To The Coolest SUMMER PREGNANCY

      ​15 Secrets To The Coolest SUMMER PREGNANCY

      15 Secrets To The Coolest SUMMER PREGNANCY 1. Feet UP! It’s just as important to sit and take breaks, as it is important to stand up and walk around. (P.S. These will be the last days you get to sit whenever you please, for quite some time. Take a...

      August 08, 2016
    • My Last Minute Valentine’s Day Super-Hacks to the rescue!

      My Last Minute Valentine’s Day Super-Hacks to the rescue!

      It’s the 11th hour. You done forgot about Vday didn’t ya? Or… Maybe it’s just been a busy weekend with your man & you’ve just remembered a mommy-friend of yours who could use a sweet surprise. Or, you’re like u...

      February 15, 2016
    • You ARE A Good Mother And This Printable Will Remind You

      You ARE A Good Mother And This Printable Will Remind You

      I’m a visual person. I need to see it to believe it. I need to see my calendar on the wall or I won’t remember where I’m supposed to be. When I diet, I need post-its on the fridge. I need to see good things around me to feel good. I...

      February 18, 2016
    • Entertainment Trends: Lin-Manuel Miranda to Idina Menzel

      Entertainment Trends: Lin-Manuel Miranda to Idina Menzel

      I’ve always loved finding Entertainment Trends! When I was younger, it was my job to seek out talented artists and then connect with them so we could sign them to our company. Part of my job as a “sales rep” in the entertainment ind...

      August 30, 2016
    • Mom Buzz “Top 5 Kids Snacks” [RADIO SEGMENT]

      Mom Buzz “Top 5 Kids Snacks” [RADIO SEGMENT]

      The Mom-buzz is all about snack right now, so we’ve recorded “Top 5 Snacks” [RADIO SEGMENT] for busy parents. The “Top 5 with Kristin & Laura” is supported by MomAngeles.com, & a service of MomsInMedia. Here̵...

      August 25, 2016
    • Stick It To Me – Kabob Ideas For Busy Moms (who aren’t chefs)

      Stick It To Me – Kabob Ideas For Busy Moms (who aren’t chefs)

      Stick It To Me – Kabob Ideas For Busy Moms (who aren’t chefs) So, I don’t cook. Big shocker there. I know it’s cool to be all “Jr. Chef” at home, but I just don’t have the skill-set, or the interest, honestly. I do love look...

      August 22, 2016
    • Organizing Your Family’s Memories ↠

      Organizing Your Family’s Memories ↠

      Organizing was easy before babies. When Summer came, I was young & freeeeee to happily bathing-suit shop in Miami, sip Mojitos before they were a cool thing, & take naps on the roof of the Delano. Summers were a light and easy ...

      June 16, 2016
    • Gone Fishin’ 

      Gone Fishin’ 

      While life couldn’t get better or easier here on the beach, so should it be in the kitchen. Wrapping up Summer & prepping for the Fall can be tricky, a juggling act, & mostly all happening way too fast! Busy parents need all the super-e...

      September 05, 2015
    • HBO Mommy Meeting with Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman

      HBO Mommy Meeting with Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman

      Reese Witherspoon is a mom. Nicole Kidman is a mom. I’m a mom. And that’s all we needed to bond. On Wednesday at a secret screening-room in West Hollywood, we gathered together to talk about a new movement to create complex roles for wome...

      February 10, 2017
    • How A Working Mom Quit, Survived, And Thrived

      How A Working Mom Quit, Survived, And Thrived

      In my experience, of success and failure (At my age I’ve had a good amount of both) I can honestly say that it’s OK to QUIT. If you need to stop, drop and roll with it, then by all means do. Yes I am saying to GIVE UP on your personal dreams for...

      January 26, 2017
    • My movie “24 Hours of Christmas” – produced by Magisto

      My movie “24 Hours of Christmas” – produced by Magisto

      HAPPY CHRISTMAS from me and Magisto! I’m all “talking British” with Izzy today because she’s been watching YouTubers from England since she could speak, so we woke up to her saying “HAPPY CHRISTMAS” as they do in t...

      December 27, 2016
    • 5 Steps To Perfect Santa Pictures + Best LA Locations

      5 Steps To Perfect Santa Pictures + Best LA Locations

      Santa looks so nice, I packed mine twice! Yep, we’re packing an extra outfit. Dress up the kids in some regular clothes that won’t make them feel restricted or weird. Fancy clothes makes mom nervous too. When you roll up to the mall after sh...

      November 27, 2016
    • MEXICAN BIONICO BREAKFAST – LA GIRL RECIPE

      MEXICAN BIONICO BREAKFAST – LA GIRL RECIPE

      This is my favorite (Easy) Mexican Fruit Salad Recipe. I craved it when I was pregnant in the hot LA Summer with my daughter Izzy. She and I still love it and you will too! My Favorite (Easy) Mexican Fruit Salad Recipe: 1 Can of “La LecheraR...

      August 08, 2016
    • ​15 Secrets To The Coolest SUMMER PREGNANCY

      ​15 Secrets To The Coolest SUMMER PREGNANCY

      15 Secrets To The Coolest SUMMER PREGNANCY 1. Feet UP! It’s just as important to sit and take breaks, as it is important to stand up and walk around. (P.S. These will be the last days you get to sit whenever you please, for quite some time. Take a...

      August 08, 2016
    • How to feel good in your own skin ↠

      How to feel good in your own skin ↠

      3 Things I Hate About Summer I threw my hands up and turned to the experts for help with these 3 dreaded Summer have-to-do’s that every mom must face: 1. Swimsuit Shopping 2. Faux Tanning. 3. Body Hair Removal Never mind what you think you k...

      June 21, 2016
    • How to feel good in your own skin ↠

      How to feel good in your own skin ↠

      3 Things I Hate About Summer I threw my hands up and turned to the experts for help with these 3 dreaded Summer have-to-do’s that every mom must face: 1. Swimsuit Shopping 2. Faux Tanning. 3. Body Hair Removal Never mind what you think you k...

      June 21, 2016
    • Organizing Your Family’s Memories ↠

      Organizing Your Family’s Memories ↠

      Organizing was easy before babies. When Summer came, I was young & freeeeee to happily bathing-suit shop in Miami, sip Mojitos before they were a cool thing, & take naps on the roof of the Delano. Summers were a light and easy ...

      June 16, 2016
    • Procrastinating on cleaning the Christmas aftermath? You need a laugh. Let’s stay in bed & read this instead ..

      Procrastinating on cleaning the Christmas aftermath? You need a laugh. Let’s stay in bed & read this instead ..

      31 Stupid Things From 2015...

      December 26, 2015
    • My Segment on The BROADScast Show – How One Tweet Became a Business

      My Segment on The BROADScast Show – How One Tweet Became a Business

      It was a blast appearing on The BROADScast Radio Show with Kim Goldman & Jackie MacDougall last week! It’s not often in this crazy town that we meet like-minded ladies who want to share the spotlight & help promote another person̵...

      December 18, 2016
    • SAVING THE PODCAST PROJECT: ONE WEEK AT A TIME

      SAVING THE PODCAST PROJECT: ONE WEEK AT A TIME

      We’re 5 moms who experiment with a podcast project, which is one audio/social media show every week, and like everything else in our lives, we think we should be doing more. 10 kids between us. We’ve built, deconstructed, analyzed and del...

      May 20, 2016
    • Famous Fails #Friday

      Famous Fails #Friday

      I’m afraid of fails, now-a-days, for much different reasons than I was earlier in my life. Today I feel the weight of a giant ticking clock that reminds me of my age & responsibility I have to raise a family. I say to myself, or really, I...

      March 26, 2016
    • Dreamworks Boss Baby Movie Screening With My Little Bosses

      Dreamworks Boss Baby Movie Screening With My Little Bosses

      The Boss Baby movie was so funny but also made so much sense to me as a mom of 2 kids! It was like Dreamworks & Fox were speaking directly to moms everywhere. I saw a screening on the Dreamworks Animation lot in Burbank. It was a VIP event comple...

      March 28, 2017
    • Stick It To Me – Kabob Ideas For Busy Moms (who aren’t chefs)

      Stick It To Me – Kabob Ideas For Busy Moms (who aren’t chefs)

      Stick It To Me – Kabob Ideas For Busy Moms (who aren’t chefs) So, I don’t cook. Big shocker there. I know it’s cool to be all “Jr. Chef” at home, but I just don’t have the skill-set, or the interest, honestly. I do love look...

      August 22, 2016
    • VEGAN SUMMER CHALLENGE

      VEGAN SUMMER CHALLENGE

      Last year you saw the hashtag #MyVeganSummer all over Twitter. It sparked some controversy. I got some funny looks, & funnier messages on Facebook from my friends & listeners: “Are you seriously Vegan now?” followed by “WHY would you do...

      July 09, 2015
    • Totally Vegan Funfetti Cake Batter Popcorn

      Totally Vegan Funfetti Cake Batter Popcorn

      STARTER RECIPES : TOTALLY VEGAN *FUNFETTI CAKE BATTER POPCORN* Funfetti Cake Batter Popcorn – Veganized (inspired by Birthday Cake Batter Popcorn) 1/4 cup popcorn kernels 2 oz. vegan chocolate (order online here.) 1 tsp. coconut oil 1/4 cup regu...

      July 09, 2015
    • Hosting Awards: My Vegan Luncheon with Pink & Christina Applegate

      Hosting Awards: My Vegan Luncheon with Pink & Christina Applegate

      Hosting celebrity events are more than a j.o.b, but instead big experiences that I’m always open to, because sometimes they literally can change your life. Last year you saw the hashtag #MyVeganSummer all over Twitter. It sparked some controver...

      July 09, 2015
    • My Segment on The BROADScast Show – How One Tweet Became a Business

      My Segment on The BROADScast Show – How One Tweet Became a Business

      It was a blast appearing on The BROADScast Radio Show with Kim Goldman & Jackie MacDougall last week! It’s not often in this crazy town that we meet like-minded ladies who want to share the spotlight & help promote another person̵...

      December 18, 2016
    • Kristin’s Holiday Hit List – California Christmas

      Kristin’s Holiday Hit List – California Christmas

      Sharing my family favorites with you in a little California Christmas List. This is my Spotify music playlist & it’s always plugged in and turned up in the car! I hope you download these artists- They are truly some of my favorite tunes &am...

      December 03, 2016
    • Mom Buzz “Top 5 Kids Snacks” [RADIO SEGMENT]

      Mom Buzz “Top 5 Kids Snacks” [RADIO SEGMENT]

      The Mom-buzz is all about snack right now, so we’ve recorded “Top 5 Snacks” [RADIO SEGMENT] for busy parents. The “Top 5 with Kristin & Laura” is supported by MomAngeles.com, & a service of MomsInMedia. Here̵...

      August 25, 2016
    • 10 Years Of Interviews With Experts

      10 Years Of Interviews With Experts

      Interviews with experts. I love talking to the experts who know so much about the things we everyday people need help with! From Doctors, to Designers, to Athletes and more.. I’ve been fortunate to work in this business as a trusted broadcaste...

      August 30, 2016
    • Entertainment Trends: Lin-Manuel Miranda to Idina Menzel

      Entertainment Trends: Lin-Manuel Miranda to Idina Menzel

      I’ve always loved finding Entertainment Trends! When I was younger, it was my job to seek out talented artists and then connect with them so we could sign them to our company. Part of my job as a “sales rep” in the entertainment ind...

      August 30, 2016
    • Holidays In Hollywood: KOST Christmas Music, Disney & No Kid Hungry

      Holidays In Hollywood: KOST Christmas Music, Disney & No Kid Hungry

      I start celebrating the Holidays early. Always have. And it became a real tradition when i began spinning Holiday Tunes on air over 10 years ago in San Diego. Christmas lights on Palm Trees and walks on the beach, still meant it was holiday-time as l...

      December 15, 2015
    • Organizing Your Family’s Memories ↠

      Organizing Your Family’s Memories ↠

      Organizing was easy before babies. When Summer came, I was young & freeeeee to happily bathing-suit shop in Miami, sip Mojitos before they were a cool thing, & take naps on the roof of the Delano. Summers were a light and easy ...

      June 16, 2016
    • Organized moms use ARTKIVE. Find out why with Jedd Gold CEO & Co-Founder 11/30 by Radio Show Host Kristin Cruz & Laura Nickerson | Moms And Family

      Organized moms use ARTKIVE. Find out why with Jedd Gold CEO & Co-Founder 11/30 by Radio Show Host Kristin Cruz & Laura Nickerson | Moms And Family

      What do you do with your child’s artwork? It’s one messy dillema that we all begin to struggle with at pre-school level and believe us, it just gets worse. Just ask Jedd . As a Father of a 9 & 6 year old, he is in the thick of it! How...

      December 01, 2015
    • I’m joining the team. The TODAY Show Parenting Team !

      I’m joining the team. The TODAY Show Parenting Team !

      I’m joining the team. The TODAY Show #ParentingTeam and I couldn’t be more thrilled, and honestly, a little scared. This has been a long time coming, but I just couldn’t make the commitment to jump in. This is a lot of writing. and ...

      June 27, 2016
    • How A Working Mom Quit, Survived, And Thrived

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