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Brandi Koskie

Brandi Koskie

Managing Editor

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Brandi Koskie has a love for life that extends to living healthy. She enjoys finding new and interesting ways to infuse her cooking and recipes with flavor and nutrition and is always on the prowl for a tasty new treat that is at least somewhat guilt free. Brandi is a proud alum of the University of Oklahoma, from which she earned a bachelors degree in journalism. Her nutrition education comes from the school of hard knocks- in that she's a scavenger for health and wellness information and is always on top of the latest news and trends.

Brandi also believes that good health is influenced through giving. She gives back to her home community in many ways, her favorite is a more than three-year relationship with a young girl she mentors. She calls Wichita, KS home, where she lives with her husband and toddler daughter.

Fun Facts About Brandi

I Never Leave Home Without Flip Flops

Where I'd Rather Be OU Football Game on the 50

My Bragging Rights Let me fix dinner for you and you'll see

Personal Fun Fact I can recite the ABCs backward

Refrigerator Staple Cheese

My Favorite Healthy Food Grilled Vegetables with Balsamic Vinegar or Cheerios

My Guiltiest Pleasure Homemade Baked Macaroni & Cheese

Song That Gets Me Going in the Gym Killers "Jenny was a Friend of Mine"

Favorite Gym Activity Crunches on a fitness ball

Movie Seen Too Many Times to Count Dumb & Dumber

The Book I'd Read Again Roald Dahl's Big Friendly Giant (BFG)

First Paid Gig Cleaning houses, included dusting a Heisman trophy

Accomplishment Most Proud of My marriage


Recent Posts

The Easter Dozen: 12 Surprising Recipes for a Perfect Easter Brunch Celebration

18 April 2014, 12:00 pm

Easter is symbolic of so many things, but for me, it is the sure sign that spring has arrived. I love brunch in the spring more than any other season. It just seems as delicate and pretty as the season itself, which provides a pretty good excuse to take my meals to the patio. This [...]


Michael Phelps’ Most Inspiring Quotes Could Lure Anyone Back Out of Retirement

15 April 2014, 3:00 pm

Who could have predicted that 22-time Olympic medalist Michael Phelps would get back in the pool after retirement? Just about anyone! It seemed too soon for the now 28-year-old swimmer, also known as the greatest Olympian of all time, to end his competitive swimming career, but he did just that after breaking every record imaginable [...]


Kirstie Alley’s Organic and GMO Food Beliefs Don’t Align With New Jenny Craig Partnership

9 April 2014, 3:46 pm

Kirstie Alley is back at Jenny Craig. That’s the big celebrity diet news of the week, and Kirstie is loud and proud about it. Would you expect anything less from her? She’s “excited” to be back at Jenny Craig, saying she missed her consultant. It’s undoubtedly her most lucrative partnering with the brand yet. She [...]


“That’s How I See Me.” Kirstie Alley Responds to ‘Circus Fat’ Comment in Jenny Craig Ad

8 April 2014, 6:55 pm

“That’s how I see me,” was Kirstie Alley’s response to the “circus fat” comment she made in the new Jenny Craig commercial announcing her return to the weight loss program. She contends that is not how she nor the brand see their consumers. Kirstie shared her response with DietsInReview.com in a phone interview about the [...]


Have Dessert for Breakfast with Frozen Banana Ice Cream Parfaits

31 March 2014, 5:24 pm

There are some foods that are better enjoyed at a restaurant. Parfaits are not one of them. They’re often way too sweet, more so than is necessary. A breakfast parfait should be light, subtly sweet, and filling. And that’s exactly what we’ve created. Forget what you know about yogurt parfaits and follow along closely. Here, [...]


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