May 2017

All the content from the May 2017 “Let’s Get Out There!” issue!


MAHEC: Caring For Women Across the Lifespan

May Snippets by JeanAnn Taylor

Good Grief – It’s Camp Heart Songs by Jonna Rae Bartges

Built By Women: How Skyland Camp For Girls Continues Its 100 Year-Old Legacy

Blooms, Butterflies and More: Uncovering a Western North Carolina Gem at The North Carolina Arboretum

Moving to New Heights by Darlene Danko Sowa

Two Women and a Chinook: Erin & Caroline On The Road

Spiritual Summit Initiates Minister’s Vision

Sara Laws: My Model of Love and Service by Ian Rudick

Good Neighbors by Kristin Dunn

Muddy Sneakers: Connecting Kids With Nature by Ruby Compton

Barb McEwen: Blazing Trails into the Unknown by Kiesa Kay

Of Course You Can Go! It’s Food For Your Soul! by Janis Gingermountain


Meet Our Advertisers

Harpe Laser + Wellness: Wake Up Your Skin with The Ultimate Makeover

Blue Heron Whitewater: Getting to Know the Neighborhood


Introducing Dari Mullins

Words from the Editor by Sandi Tomlin-Sutker

CosmiComedy: The Happy Wanderer by Lavinia Plonka

Funny, Isn’t It? by Jeanne Charters

Brewing Up A Storm

Hollie Stephenson: Consumed By Beer by Anita Riley

Currency Corner

Planning for the End Game by Dawn Starks

Common Sense Health

Why FAT is BACK! by Maureen McDonnell, RN, Health Editor

Food For Thought

Get Your Culture Here – It’s For Your Gut! by Sandy McCall

Home Space

7 Deadly Sins Of Unprepared Sellers by Peggy Crowe

Minding Her Own Business

Boost Your Sales Muscle! 3 Sales Strategies by Meridith Elliott Powell

Do What You Love: Tips for Business Success by Alicia Sisk-Morris, CPA, ME

If You Don’t Like The Rules, Change Them by Emma M. Churchman, M.Div.

Speaking of Style

Speaking of Style: Florals For Spring? Absolutely! by JeanAnn Taylor

To Your Health

From the Health Experts: Back To Basics – Who Are We And What We Do by Mike Rogers and Bill Cheek

From Incontinence to Confidence: How To Get Rid of Your Vaginaphobia by Dr. Susie Gronski

Words By Women: Poetry/Fiction/Book Reviews

Book Review: “Slightly South of Simple” by Kristy Woodson Harvey by Mary Ickes

Poetry: Crest Trail by Jennie Boyd Bell

Poetry: Night by Jennie Boyd Bell

Poetry: Kayaking Lesson on Lake Superior by Janis Gingermountain

Sandi Tomlin-Sutker
Written by Sandi Tomlin-Sutker