Melanie Alnwick

Raves, Rants & Reviews from Emmy Award Winning Journalist & Anchor, Melanie Alnwick

“You said you weren’t going to kill me!” 

September 11, 2015 Imagine you are #NatashaMcKenna. You’ve been in a psychotic state for several days. You believe your phone is being monitored. You believe the police have been harassing … Continue reading

11 September 2015 · Leave a comment

FaceTime: Making the Virtual Playdate possible

I am a failure when it comes to enforcing a digital diet for my children. Honestly – show me the mom who works full time, manages the household, handles maid … Continue reading

30 June 2015 · Leave a comment

I Almost Tweeted a Bikini Pic Today…

I almost Tweeted a bikini pic of myself today.  I was at my desk, listening to Sarah Fraser, a contributor to our newscast, talk about her #bikinichallenge1073.  Sarah has been … Continue reading

25 June 2015 · Leave a comment

Remembering Lost Boys on a Birthday

Wednesday was my son’s birthday — and it has me thinking about three other little boys. I never got the chance to meet them in person, but they cross my … Continue reading

11 June 2015 · Leave a comment

Why the White House Correspondents Dinner Leaves Me Cold DC journos call it the ‘Nerd Prom’ – but you know they secretly love being included. Click on the link for our post-pary chat with The Hill columnist Judy … Continue reading

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Where Have All the Photos Gone?

It’s 6 p.m. on a school night and once again I am fiddling with the computer while dinner burns. This is because my daughter brought home one of those school … Continue reading

4 June 2015 · Leave a comment

Don’t Take Your Kids to Work Day

I have to put on my contrarian badge and say that I am not a fan of “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.” All week I’ve been listening … Continue reading

4 June 2015 · Leave a comment