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Spring Clean Your Diet by Going Green

By Carly Paige, health coach and chef Health is often symbolized by the color green, and for a good reason. While we know that eating the rainbow will ensure a variety of nutrients, this one color stands out among the rest. This spring, focus on including more green on your plate for a little pep Read More…

10th Annual Orlando Women’s Conference

WE ARE SO EXCITED about this year’s event. Not only are we celebrating 10 years of bringing women together, but we have also discovered the power of distrupting. 2020 started with our Women of the Year and as we got to know them better and hear their stories, only one term could accurately describe them Read More…

Tables Extraordinaire: A Feast For The Senses

Imagine a novel fundraiser that is both a spectacle for the senses and an inspiration for entertaining in a fun, festive style. Imagine a large room filled with more than 30 lavishly decorated holiday and themed tables – some sky high and others spilling onto the ground. This is Tables Extraordinaire in a celebration of Read More…

Dr. Natahlie McKenzie: A Passion for Care

Women Who Inspire – An AdventHealth for Women Series Dr. Nathalie Dauphin McKenzie is an award-winning, board-certified gynecologic oncologist with tremendous expertise and experience providing advanced surgical treatments including laparoscopic and robotic-assisted procedures for women with all types of gynecologic cancers. A cancer survivor herself, she provides compassionate, holistic, integrative and state-of-the art medical care. Read More…

Behind The Scenes: It’s More Than A Village

By Christi Ashby The No. 1 question asked of Kate and me is: How do you do it all? The answer is not so simple. We know we are climbing uphill every day in the declining publishing industry, but we believe if we bring you, our readers, something real and genuine that they cannot get Read More…

Polasek Museum Winter Exhibition

The Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens is pleased to announce its winter exhibition, Venetian Canals of Winter Park: The Art of Don Sondag. The exhibition will run from December 10 to April 12, 2020. Venetian Canals explores the history of Winter Park and why it was called the “Venice of North America” through archival Read More…

A Beautiful Holiday Meal to Remember

By Chef Susan Ytterberg With the holidays around the corner, it’s typical to ask yourself what you’re going to cook for the special dinner. Whether you’ve got a big crowd or an intimate dinner for two, you want it to be a delicious, memorable meal.  If you want your meal to be high impact but Read More…

Home for the Holidays

Find fresh inspiration and your festive spirit at these local holiday home tours and special events.   Festival of Trees November 16 – 24, 10am – 5pm, daily  Inspiration abounds at the annual Festival of Trees, presented by Council of 101, at the Orlando Museum of Art. Now in its 33rd year, this holiday favorite features sparkling trees, vignettes Read More…

Women Who Inspire: Whitney Melton Laney

Coordinating Bahamas Relief Efforts Women Who Inspire is an AdventHealth for Women Series Days before Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas as a category 5 storm, Whitney Melton Laney was already coordinating relief efforts. Using her background as a former radio host with a large social media presence, she began to put the call out for Read More…

Pink October!

Breast Cancer Awareness Month events and initiatives. Panera Bread Pink Ribbon Bagels October 1-31Participating Central Florida Panera Bread locations Panera Bread Pink Ribbon Bagels make their appearance in Central Florida every October, raising awareness and valuable dollars to fight breast cancer. All month long a portion of each bagel sale helps to fund cancer programs at Read More…