December 2013

 

All the content from the December 2013 Giving From The Heart Issue!

 

 

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FEATURES

 

Dancing For Peace and Home by Elisha Lee

 

Meet “The Moozic Lady” Sonia Brooks

 

Apple Trees, Bonsai and Puzzle Pieces: Learning How To Bless And Be Blessed by Janis Gingermountain

 

Gifts From The Heart Are Received In The Heart by Carolyn Wallace

 

Charla Schlueter: California’s Loss Is North Carolina’s Gain by Clara B. Jones

 

Reconnecting To Faith by Tina FireWolf

 

Walking Through The Final Doors Of 2013 by Roberta Binder

 

What We May Be by Karen Lauritzen

 

Literacy Council of Buncombe County: “Sara” by Lily Contorer

 

Our “Christmas Of Love” by Carolyn Fahey

 

A Good Death: My Mother’s Journey Of Intentional Dying by Kate O’Connor

 

‘Tis The Season by Daphne Ruth Darcy

 

“Lonely in the Heart of the World”: An interview with Author Mindi Meltz by Steve Krimi

 

 

DEPARTMENTS

 

Opinion

 

Words From The Editor by Sandi Tomlin-Sutker

 

Funny, Isn’t It? by Jeanne Charters

 

CosmiComedy: I’m So Rich by Lavinia Plonka

 

Meet Our Advertisers: The Salt Spa of Asheville by Ines Clark

 

Common Sense Health

 

Keeping It R.E.A.L. For The Holidays by Maureen “Mo” McDonnell, RN

 

Currency Corner & Home Space

 

Organizing 202 – Beyond the Basics: Recipe for a Stress Free Holiday! by Sophia Noll

 

Food For Thought

 

Food For Thought: Sweets and Beets — Who woulda thunk it? by Sandy McCall

 

Minding Her Own Business

 

Women, Spirit & Money: The Snowball Effect: 11 Easy Ways To Create More Money During The Holiday Season by Sherri L. McLendon

 

Become a Business Magnet: How Charging Too Little and Giving Too Much Undervalues You by Saralyn Collins

 

Pet Care Corner

 

Pet Care Corner: What To Do For My Sweet Dog by Dr. Beth Jones and Dr. John Faherty

 

Women Making Music

 

Peggy’s Profound Inspirations by Peggy Ratusz

 

Words By Women: Poetry/Fiction/Book Reviews

 

Book Review: “Women, Writing and Soul-Making: Creativity and the Sacred Feminine” by Peggy Tabor Millin reviewed by Michele Tracy Berger

 

Book Review: “More Than Petticoats: Remarkable North Carolina Women” By Scotti McAuliff Cohn by Mary Ickes

 

Sandi Tomlin-Sutker
Written by Sandi Tomlin-Sutker