Welcome to BlendRadioandTV.com!

Featuring articles, radio interviews, videos, recipes and events news, BlendRadioandTV.com is also home to Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine, our seasonal, digital and interactive variety publication. Topics covered include Art & Entertainment, Food & Drink, Nature & Environment, Travel & Recreation, Family & Education, Health & Self-Empowerment, Home & Garden, History & Culture, Business & Career, and more.

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BlendRadioandTV.com, along with Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine, is published by Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, Big Blend’s mother-daughter travel, radio and publishing team. Together, Nancy and Lisa have over 50 combined years of experience in travel, tourism and hospitality, sales and marketing, publishing and media.







Ambassadors of Excellence: Nancy & Lisa are ambassadors for the “8 Keys of Excellence Character Education Program” that embraces the challenge of bringing excellence to 50 million children and young adults. This free program builds excellence in communities by guiding young people and families, toward a positive future full of confidence, motivation, creativity, team work, leadership and valuable life principles. As ambassadors, they not only collect and share ‘Stories of Excellence’ from their travels and through Big Blend Radio shows, they also implement the 8 Keys of Excellence in their ‘Smart Partnering for Tourism Success’ seminars. Learn more at www.8Keys.org.




The Big Blend Mission: Big Blend is a company based on the belief that education is the most formidable weapon that can be waged against fear, ignorance and prejudice. It is our belief that education starts at home and branches outward. Education leads to travel, and travel leads to understanding, acceptance, and appreciation of cultures and customs different to our own, and ultimately to world peace. Our company is further based on the principle that networking, communication, and helping others to promote and market themselves leads to financial stability; thus paving the way to better education, travel, and the spirit of giving back to the community.


Since 1997, Big Blend has produced, published and distributed quality, engaging content in multimedia platforms, successfully educating and entertaining a regional, national and international audience of over 3 million. Based in Tucson, Arizona, Big Blend produces online radio shows, podcasts, and videos, as well as two quarterly digital interactive magazines. Along with BlendRadioandTV.com and Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine, Big Blend also publishes www.NationalParkTraveling.com a park travel resource website that is also home to the seasonal digital interactive Spirit of America Magazine that covers parks, their gateway communities and surrounding public lands.


From radio shows and videos to magazine editorial and event features, Big Blend effectively specializes in promoting communities and destinations, festivals and events, small businesses and non-profits, and creative professionals.


Contact Lisa D. Smith for:

  • Marketing Partnership inquiries
  • Radio, Editorial or Video inquiries
  • Destination Media Visits / FAM Tours
  • Product Reviews  
  • Smart Partnering for Tourism Success Seminars
  • 8 Keys of Excellence program for your community

Call Lisa D. Smith at (520) 395-0728 or Email Lisa Here.