About Dian Thomas

Dian Thomas, New York Times best selling author, television personality and noted professional speaker, has given thousands of speeches and interviews in her 30-year professional career. Dian’s master’s thesis provided the basis for her first book, Roughing It Easy. Her appearance on NBC’s Tonight Show propelled the book to the New York Times best-seller list. Keep Reading

Plan for Success on Your Next Camping Trip

By |2020-07-28T21:57:43+00:00July 27th, 2020|Camping|

In challenging times, more people turn to camping for vacations than ever. There are a few ingredients that are key to making these trips successful. The first ingredient of successful camping is a good plan. Consider the time, destination, activities, food, personal equipment and organization of [...]

Peru: The Capital of an Amazing Ancient Culture

By |2020-07-10T01:07:27+00:00April 30th, 2019|Around the World, Travel|

High in the valleys of the Andes visitors from around the world are able to explore the remains of the Inca civilization created in only 150 years. These amazing people worked between 1400 and 1535 when they were conquered by a few hundred Spanish conquistadors and [...]

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Behind the Scenes in Television Nov. 19, 2014

By |2020-08-20T21:33:32+00:00April 28th, 2019|Dian's Adventures, Media|

I was blessed to have the opportunity to work on TV in the golden age of Television when there were three main stations, NBC, ABC, and CBS. I wrote a book called Roughing it Easy that was released in 1974. It was March 28 when I went to [...]

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Johnny Carson with Dian Thomas June, 1975

By |2020-08-20T21:29:12+00:00September 21st, 2016|Dian's Adventures, Media|

“Hereeeee’s Johnny!”I never dreamed that I would hear those words from back stage on the NBC Tonight Show, but on June 4, 1975, that opportunity came.I was in Philadelphia where I had just finished taping The Mike Douglas Show, when I received final word that I [...]