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Crete – Under the Grecian Sun, Romantic Food & Travel Journey

Crete – Under the Grecian Sun, Romantic Food & Travel Journey

“CYNTHIA DADDONA SKILLFULLY HOSTS THIS ROMANTIC CULINARY-TRAVEL JOURNEY & HER IMPROVISATIONAL COMEDIC TALENTS ALSO SHINE THROUGH MAKING FOR A VERY ENTERTAINING PROGRAM!–HELLENIC JOURNAL

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MODERN DAY GODDESS CYNTHIA DADDONA REFLECTS ON JAY LENO MEMORIES

Farewell Jay Leno! You will be greatly missed for your gentle spirit, everyman’s humor and your graciousness to your guests and to the public. When one meets Jay in person you quickly discover what comes across onscreen, that you are a nice guy with a special talent for putting an audience at ease and making […]

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(VIDEO) RomancingTheTable.com’s Cynthia Daddona interviews at the Daniel Day Lewis Tribute at The Santa Barbara International Film Festival

(VIDEO) RomancingTheTable.com’s Cynthia Daddona interviews at the Daniel Day Lewis Tribute at The Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Cynthia Daddona explores the Santa Barbara Film Festival with the Daniel Day Lewis Tribute, The Fund for Santa Barbara reception and inspiring indie films. As always the Santa Barbara International Film Festival turned out to be an art and entertainment extravaganza. SBIFF Director Roger Durling and his team continue to attract major talent that include […]

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ModernDayGoddess Cynthia Daddona reflects on “I AM” statements seen on Oprah’s Lifeclass (OWN TV)

As always I am inspired by Oprah’s Lifeclass and her Super Soul Sunday programming on OWN TV and also on Oprah.com. On her talk with Pastor Joel Osteen they discussed I AM statements – what we say about ourselves. This also reflects what I wrote about in my book Diary of A Modern Day Goddess […]

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Global Renaissance Woman, Dr. Maya Angelou, speaks in Santa Barbara, California

Global Renaissance Woman, Dr. Maya Angelou, speaks in Santa Barbara, California

ON MEETING DR. ANGELOU: What an honor it was to meet Dr. Angelou back stage at the Arlington Theater before her talk in my town of Santa Barbara, California. She is as gracious and intelligent as she comes across in her books and on-camera. When I saw her I gave her a big hug and […]

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(VIDEO): California Premiere Party Celebrating the Great Food Truck Race on the Food Network

(VIDEO): California Premiere Party Celebrating the Great Food Truck Race on the Food Network

       I drove down from Santa Barbara, California to Orange County for a premiere party for the 2nd Great Food Truck Race that is airing Sunday nights at 9/8c on the Food Network. This second season has special meaning to me because my little sister Nicole is on the Seabirds Food Truck from Costa Mesa, […]

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Delicious, Healthy and Romantic Mediterranean Date Nights (VIDEO)

Delicious, Healthy and Romantic Mediterranean Date Nights (VIDEO)

I’ve found that delicious and healthy Mediterranean meals with quality time at the table definitely contribute to my happy and healthy marriage. Each week, my husband and I take turns planning our weekly date nights. I’m lucky that he can cook, too!…

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Yia Yias (Greek grandmothers) and Horta (Greek Greens)

Yia Yias (Greek grandmothers) and Horta (Greek Greens)

Watch this video filmed in Santa Barbara and Crete that includes how to make my award-winning horta recipe! Eating a consistent amount of greens – raw and lightly cooked or steamed can help you live a longer life! I now realize this is what contributed to the longevity of my Mediterranean relatives. Greens are a […]

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Sophia Loren – World’s Most Beloved Cinema Goddess Honored with a Motion Picture Academy Tribute Hosted By Billy Crystal

Sophia Loren – World’s Most Beloved Cinema Goddess Honored with a Motion Picture Academy Tribute Hosted By Billy Crystal

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Science tribute to Sophia Loren, hosted by Billy Crystal at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, was a moving event filled with laughter, tears and love for the world’s most beloved Italian film goddess. An audience of a thousand attendees enjoyed the beautiful evening of film clips, […]

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Enjoy some Love, Laughter and Inspiration with my Date With Myself Video and How to Use Vision Boards To Make Your Dreams Come True

Enjoy some Love, Laughter and Inspiration with my Date With Myself Video and How to Use Vision Boards To Make Your Dreams Come True

The basis for having the life we desire begins with appreciating and loving oneself. This creates the good vibrations and healing that will help us manifest our dreams that can include inner joy, happy relationships, abundance, attracting one’s soulmate, creativity and much more.

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