Archive for the ‘Kids’ Category


Building a Resilient City: Pittsburgh Style

Grant Ervin, Chief Resilience Officer (CRO), City of Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is known for many things, rich family traditions; excellence in education; community of hard…

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Filed Under: Home, Innovation & Technology, Kids, Radio Show

Our Children, Our Future: TMC Cares

The dynamic duo of Amy Fregonese and Jordan Richardson, Child Life Specialists, Tucson Medical Center – If you have ever had a child who had to be hospitalized, you know the fear that…

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Filed Under: Events, Health, Kids, Radio Show, TMC Podcast, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community

This One’s for Nolan

I wake up every other Monday morning thinking about what I am going to write about in the newsletter. I gather ideas every day between newsletter writing days, make notes, and keep track of links. I am usually ready to go, or at least have the topics down to two, when the next time to write rolls around.

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Filed Under: Health, Home, Kids, Newsletter, Travel

Food for the Soul: Music!

Libby Roderick, American Singer, songwriter, recording artist, poet, activist and teacher – Phew – and she IS all that! For so many of us, music is our happy place, our healing place, our place…

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Filed Under: Health, Home, Innovation & Technology, Kids, Radio Show

Eliminating Racism, Empowering Women

Kelly Fryer, CEO, YWCA Tucson – The YWCA is on a mission: build a world that works for everyone. I can’t say enough about the woman leading that charge – Kelly Fryer.

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Kids, Radio Show, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community

Are You Ready to be Inconvenient?

Please note: there are two sides to this story and I hope you stay with me for both of them.
On the one side…According to every dictionary site I searched, inconvenient is an adjective that means not convenient especially in giving trouble or annoyance or causing trouble, difficulties or discomfort. So I…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Health, Home, Kids, Newsletter, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Tucson Medical Center: Champions of Health & Wellness

Tim Bentley, Manager of Marketing, Advertising and Wellness, Tucson Medical Center (TMC) – The mission of TMC is to deliver caring, personalized, quality healthcare to patients and…

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Filed Under: Events, Health, Kids, Radio Show, TMC Podcast

YOUR HOME: In Sickness & In Health

Tim Sibley, Russett Southwest & Brandy Ferrer, mother and owner of Pathfinder Strategies – Many of us know the excitement of purchasing and moving into a new home. But what if…

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Filed Under: Health, Home, Innovation & Technology, Kids, Radio Show, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community, Utilities & Energy Savings

Conscious Consumerism: The Big Lie?

Alden Wicker, Founder, EcoCult – All I can say is yikes and you don’t want to miss this one. Alden Wicker is shaking things up, calling us all out and sharing how what she thinks are better ways…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

CONSCIOUS CONSUMERISM: THE BIG LIE?

Or is it Just Not Enough?

I have to admit when my friend Molly sent us a link to an article that started out with these lines: “Conscious consumerism is a lie. Here’s a better way to help save the world” I was taken aback. How can this be? But…

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Filed Under: Awareness & Action, Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, Kids, News, Newsletter, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Travel