Turning 40 is a major milestone. But instead of celebrating this midlife marker with black balloons or a pity party, Tiffany Ogle, the co-host of "The Morning Blend" is choosing to make a difference.
Radio and TV personality Amy Taylor is a night owl who's excelled in a career based on early mornings, the mother of triplets despite infertility and a diligent practitioner of health and fitness after years of evading self care. And she's willing to talk about all of it. Openly.
Chicago native Molly Fay didn't expect to host a talk show. But the former investigative journalist, mother of three and self-described introvert, found herself doing just that eight years ago when WTMJ-4 launched "The Morning Blend," and she hasn't looked back. We caught up with Fay over coffee last week to discuss where she's been and where she's going. And why every person, even if their job seems mundane, has a story to tell.
The positive and caffeinated person you see weekday mornings on "The Morning Blend" is not an act for Tiffany Ogle. Always an optimist, there's no alter ego at all, says the Minnesota native with the most diverse resumé you'll ever see. Yes, many know the 34-year-old Ogle for her time as a Miss America contestant, but she's a legit artist, singer, TV pitch woman and philanthropist. And lots has changed in her life since we first spoke to her in 2009.
Channel 6 calls its 9 a.m. weekday show "Real Milwaukee," and viewers saw a real honest answer to a question asked on the show Tuesday morning. ... A new over-the-air channel joins Milwaukee's TV dial. ...
How many women can you crowd around a table on TV? ... A chance to meet Danny Gokey ... Matt "Joey" LeBlanc's latest TV effort looks promising.
Anthony Bourdain stops ever so briefly in Milwaukee on his "No Reservations" ... "The Bachelorette" heads to Green Bay ... Journal Broadcast Group's "Morning Blend" franchise gets a fifth home ... Barbara Walters says she's all better now.
I've put together some unsolicited advice for Channel 6 as it puts together a new hour of local TV to debut later this year ... "Southland" will get another season on TNT ... A peek at next month's debut of Milwaukee Public TV's "Arts Digest."
Minnesota native Tiffany Ogle is finishing her second week as the new co-host of Channel 4's "Morning Blend," the 9 a.m. weekday show that that combines, chat, interviews and ad content. And the first thing to know about her is that she isn't a Viking fan.