Monthly Archives: December 2009

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Chatting on Christmas Day – By Sonia Manzano

Sonia Manzano, who is on the current cover of Celebrity Parents, recently caught up with us to tell us all about her Christmas. We definitely love Sonia’s parenting style: “A friend once told me that the best conversations she ever…

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Behind the Scenes with Sonia Manzano

Here I am with Sonia Manzano, who has played the role of Maria on Sesame Street for over 30 years. Please note big Kool-Aid smile on me. 🙂 The reason why I’m smiling so much is because a) it’s MARIA!…

Holiday Photo Contest: Win A Seagate FreeAgent Go!

You've taken literally hundreds of images over the holidays. Now, what do you do with them? Enter them in our Holiday Photo Contest, of course! Seagate, today's leader in digital storage, is giving away the truly amazing Seagate FreeAgent Go…

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Celebrity Interview: Sonia Manzano of Sesame Street

For over 30 years, Sonia Manzano has played the beloved role of Maria on “Sesame Street”. The Bronx-born Sonia has earned an impressive fifteen Emmy awards in Writing, is an accomplished children’s book author…but don’t ask Sonia to fix a…

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Celebrity Parents Magazine: Sonia Manzano Issue

Sonia Manzano (born June 12, 1950) is an American actress and writer. She is best known for playing Maria on Sesame Street since 1971. She attended Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh on a scholarship. In her junior year, she came…

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Catching Up With…Actress Peggy Miley

At four foot ten inches tall, actress Peggy Miley stands tall among many of Hollywood’s heavyweights. Having starred in dozens of commercials, supporting roles in television and film, Peggy has shared the stage with legends. Celebrity Parents was thrilled to…

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Catching Up With…The How Ya Doin’ Boys

“Have a Holly Jolly Christmas”. “Silent Night”. “Walking In A Winter Wonderland”. These are just some of the great Christmas songs of all time. But for those in the know, there’s another Christmas ditty that is just as beloved… “The…

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Behind the Scenes with Daryl Roth

I recently had the pleasure of interviewing and photographing the great Daryl Roth. Daryl’s story is completely inspirational: after her kids were well in school, Daryl decided to pursue her love of theater and created an amazing career for herself…

Book Bag: Because I Said So…

Reading Because I Said So…and Other Tales From a Less-Than-Perfect-Parent (Guideposts, $14.99) feels like someone has been secretly spying on your own family and decided to write a book about it. Written by mom-of-six Dawn Meehan, Because I Said So…