November 2012

FEATURES

4    Art of Heart & Stone
       Susan Lachmann

8   Gifts from the Earth Bear
       Janis Gingermountain

20  John Wilson Community Garden
       Roberta Binder

26  Limited By Imagination
       Deanna Lockett
      
31   The Magic of Pencil & Paper
       Fleta Monaghan

38  Heather Ruin of Man’s Ruin Tattoo
       Gini Kaufmann

42  We Know Why We Sing: Womansong
       Marilyn Hubbard

45  Harvest Seeds for Future Gardens
       Kathryn Hall

48  Lovely Crafty Home
       Rachael Evans

49  Wrapped Up!
       Susan Lachmann

 

DEPARTMENTS

MEET OUR ADVERTISERS

6    Soapy, Sleepy, Artful Dog

7    Mary Hitchcock of Organize with Mary

10  Cosmicomedy: The Precious Present
       Lavinia Plonka

16   Funny, Isn’t It?  
       Jeanne Charters

34  Mindfully Yours: Ritual as Recycling
       judith toy

 

COMMON SENSE HEALTH
24  Hosting a Healthy Party
       Maureen McDonnell, RN

 

CURRENCY CORNER & HOME SPACE
12  Buying a Home Part 1:  Choosing a Realtor
       Lorri Gifford

MINDING HER OWN BUSINESS

18  Women, Spirit, Money: The Wheel as a Model

       Sherri McLendon

41  Investing at an Early Age
       Abby Cain of Galileo Planning

46  Become a Business Magnet: Tactics vs Strategy
       Saralyn Collins

 

PET CARE CORNER  

17   Do Cats Need a Bath?
       Kim Burress

 

UNSUNG HEROINES

56  Great Comebacks Recognizes Joanna Burgess
       Nominated by Andrea Coan

WOMEN MAKING MUSIC

50  Now You See Her: Dulci Ellenberger
       Peggy Ratusz

WORDS BY WOMEN: Poetry/Fiction/Book Reviews

5   while i was gone, a poem
       Lory Whitehead

7   Gentle Rain, a poem
       Joanie Harrison

36  I Put a Spell on You: Biography of Nina Simone
       Mary Ickes, a Review

44  New Start, a poem
       Annelinde Metzner

Sandi Tomlin-Sutker
Written by Sandi Tomlin-Sutker