Here's a look at some of stories featured on the GalTime TV episode from August 6th! Make sure to catch the show every Saturday morning with Andrea Jackson, Michelle Yarn and Kia Malone on Central Florida's TV 27.
Miss Cicciona Pageant 2011 And Other Plus-Sized Beauty Pageants (PHOTOS)
For more than two decades, the groundbreaking Miss Cicciona pageant has turned heads in Italy by celebrating a different kind of beauty. Open only to women who weigh more than 220 pounds, Miss Cicciona gives plus-size women an opportunity to take home a tiara. Click here to read the full story and see photos!
Gastro -Truck - The Grilled Cheese Food Truck
The local ladies running Gastro Truck pulled up to the GalTime TV studios to share the news of their grilled cheese goodness on wheels. This is a food truck featuring all things cheese! They have an amazing menu, including everything from your classic grilled cheese to the gourmet "That's a Gouda Burger". Check out the menu, more pics of the food and see where you can find the truck when it rolls through your town, here! The ladies need YOUR help to pay off their truck and get this local business up and running. Check out their Kickstarter project and the cool stuff you can win for donating!
Self Conscious at Six?! The Body Image Battle
It’s the moment every parent dreads. You’re getting ready for a fun day at the beach or afternoon at the pool ... putting on sunscreen, hats and, of course, bathing suits ... when out of your child’s mouth comes that awful phrase, “I look fat.” So how do you react? GalTime spoke with a family physician to find out. Click here to read more...
Picking A Preschool
Finding the right preschool for your child can be overwhelming and stressful. With all of the choices available, how do you know what's best for your child? Carol McNally is the Director of the Richard S. Adler Early Childhood Learning Center at the Jewish Community Center in Maitland. She's got more than 20 years of experience working with young kids and shared some of her rules for picking the right school. Read more advice from Carol here.
Would You Wear a Dress Made Out of Spoiled Milk?
Seriously! Adesigner named Anke Domaske combined her two passions, science and fashion, to create the milk-based clothing line Mademoiselle Chi Chi. Think it sounds coo coo? So did we! Until we saw this amazing video of how it's done and an interview with the designer herself!
Super Foods for Your Hair
You are what you eat…or at least your hair is... The sun, chlorine and dryness of the summer can be brutal on your hair, making strands more dull and brittle than usual. Beyond the environment, however, your diet has a huge impact on the health of your hair and Registered Dietitian and author of Nutrition at Your Fingertips, Elisa Zied helps us pick out which foods are beneficial for getting those luscious locks back in shape. Keep these 5 Hair-Health Super foods in mind throughout the summer and the rest of the year to give your hair the TLC (tasty loving care) it needs to shine. Check them out (with photos) here.
Paxia Mexican Food is Delicioso!
The Gals from local Orlando blog, AMPlified Culture, gave us a great review of a tasty Mexican restaurant in Winter Park called Paxia. Check out their review and photos of the place, plus a few items on the menu. You may have found the perfect spot for dinner and a margarita tonight!
Wedding Party Drama
From the maid-of-honor to the monster-in-law, your wedding party can be a huge hassle to keep in check! One bride needs your help sorting it all out. Read her post and join the community yourself to chime in or write your own posts. We may pick it for next week's show!
Be sure to tune in next Saturday morning. We'll be announcing the winners of our Sigma giveaway, telling you about an exciting new contest, helping you get the job of your dreams and introducing you to an up-and-coming singer with aspirations of becoming the next American Idol.