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From Flipping Tables to Turning Tables: Teresa Giudice’s Memoir Hits Shelves

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I’m a serious fan of The Real Housewives series, especially of the New Jersey installment. And let’s be honest, who doesn’t love a good comeback story? Whether it’s the big hair, gawdy fashion or over the top arguments, the New Jersey housewives know how to make an explosive impact, especially Teresa Giudice. After an 11-month prison sentence as inmate 65703-050 at Danbury Correctional Facility in Connecticut, Giudice is a free woman and author of her first memoir, Turning the Tables: From Housewife to Inmate and Back Again (Gallery Books, February 9), which was released today. Giudice is not only sharing her experience behind bars (buckle up!), but also what it takes to be a part of the über-popular reality TV…

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Food TV: Cooking Competition Shows We Crave

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With the success of shows like Project Runway and America’s Next Top Model, competition television has become a staple in our modern viewing experience. And while I’m happy to watch people sew and pose as much as the next fashionista, my heart will always belong to one competition genre in particular: the cooking show. There’s something so addicting about watching chefs baste, frost, and freak out over the perfect dish. Sure, I can’t exactly eat the food they make, but that’s not really the point. I’m in it for the meltdowns, the triumphs, and the mouthwatering dishes I can almost taste from my living room. For all the rest of you television foodies out there, here are three shows —…

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Spartan Up! Jeffrey Zurofsky Learns How to Take the Heat in Both the Kitchen and in Life

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Jeffrey Zurofsky knows what a mixture of persistence and creativity can produce. As the co-founder of ‘Wichcraft sandwich shop and judge of Bravo TV‘s Best New Restaurant, Zurofsky has had to navigate some of the most difficult parts of not only being an entrepreneur but also working his way up through some of the best kitchens in New York City. With enough discipline and talent, he’s living proof that you can not only build your business in the kitchen, but better your life as well. For more, watch the Podcast above. ABOUT SPARTAN UP! THE PODCAST: Every day, Joe De Sena, founder and CEO of Spartan Race and a New York Times bestselling author, inspires millions of people all over the world to get…

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