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Kate Slentz: My Birth Story

On Thursday, May 21, 2020, my husband Mike and I welcomed our second child, Audrey Ann Slentz. She was born at 12:18pm at The Baby Place at AdventHealth Altamonte. Childbirth is stressful enough but doing so in the middle of a pandemic added another level of anxiety and consideration. Other than being given masks to Read More…

Safeguarding Your Health with Well-Woman Exams

As women, we focus a lot on taking care of everyone and everything around us, but in order to do this well, we need to first focus on ourselves. Preventive care may not feel important right now in light of overwhelming responsibilities or concerns around COVID-19, but taking care of yourself — and protecting your Read More…

Rosen Hotels & Resorts’ New Fun-Cation Package

If today’s pandemic has you feeling more “senior” than “sanguine” and fatigued beyond your years, turn back the clock with a world-class recess at Rosen Hotels & Resorts in Orlando. What better destination for play than Orlando with an unrivaled menu of fun things to do. And what better choice of accommodations than the “local Read More…

Captivating Cooler

by Lisa Wilk, TasteSipCook.com  The Florida heat continues and nothing beats a frozen drink poolside or lakeside. Frosé slushie cocktails have become summertime staples on cocktail lists across Orlando. My favorite frosé can be found at PB&G located in the Four Seasons Orlando at Walt Disney World® Resort. The mixture of rosé wine, vodka, strawberry Read More…

Managing Expectations = Fewer Disappointments

by Christi Ashby A few years ago, I experienced the grandest “a-ha” moment of my life – and it would change everything. As an eternal optimist I always pictured the perfect scene. Leading up to the subject of my vision I was blissfully happy and excited about what was to come. One Christmas when I Read More…

Why Your Mammo Can’t Wait

by AdventHealth Medical Group As we all start to refocus on our general health, it’s important to get back on track with your regular screenings and diagnostic exams. For many women, that could include getting a mammogram. Health experts agree that the best way to find breast cancer as early as possible is with a mammogram, Read More…

Certains In Uncertainty

by Christi Ashby and Jill Hamilton Buss Right now, there is much more than the normal upheavals we have had in our lives – and lots of uncertainty. When will the pandemic subside? What is the new normal? How can we support our brothers and sisters who are hurting? While the answers are not always Read More…

Four Seasons Resort Orlando Connects at Home

While many Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort team members have been following governmental guidance and staying at home over the past couple of months, their talents remain sharp, as the chefs are actively cooking in their home kitchens and gardening fresh herbs in their backyards, and spa therapists are focused on self-care and Read More…

Thrive, Shine and Push Through

Editor/Publisher Christi Ashby was recently asked to share some advice on how business owners, especially women entrepreneurs, can push through during these uncertain times for the WOW Legacy Group newsletter. Below are her comments. I always say be prepared. As a former girl scout and flight attendant, this mantra has been part of my DNA for Read More…

Omayra Mansfield, MD, MHA, FACEP: Calm and Collected in the Face of Uncertainty

Women Who Inpsire – An AdventHealth for Women Series Dr. Omayra Mansfield is an emergency medicine physician, Chief Medical Officer at AdventHealth Apopka and AdventHealth Winter Garden, and co-author of the book and workshop titled The Trust Transformation, but what she wants you to know before all that is, she is a mother. “I am Read More…