JOANNA MARTINE WOOLFOLK is the author of The Only Astrology Book You'll Ever Need, and has written Horoscope columns for such magazines as Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, Redbook, Self, YM,...

    Spring has sprung! We have been lucky enough to be given a jumpstart to spring in the Grand Cities area with higher temperatures and brighter days. Have you started your transition from those cozy knits we all know so well to th...

Leadership Comes from Partnering, NOT Criticizing.Managers have a choice: be hands-on or hands-off.  This choice presents itself over and over again each and every day.  Every interaction with an employee is a version of this choice.&nbs...

It’s here! Resolution time! What is your resolution for 2012? Are you wanting to get organized once and for all?

 

This year let it be a reality. If you have tried before and it hasn’t happened, what has been the ...

 

When it comes to money, women often need to gather their courage and face their fears.

Fear erodes courage.

 

Money is an emotional topic for many women. We avoid it like the plague. When drama and chaos ...

Camilla Gray-Nelson never planned on being a dog trainer. She was a farm girl, growing up on her family’s dairy in Northern California where her friends were the cows, horses and dogs on the ranch.  As she grew to understand their behav...

I started t doubt mysef.  If I was I "Skin care specialist,” how could I possibly help others, if I could not help myself or my family? I found myself scratching the tops of my legs until they bled, my underarms itched horribly aft...

I feel the Winds of Change slowly turning yet another page in my book of life – gently but surely blowing new circumstances in my path that will forever change my world as I know it. I used to believe that we lived our lives as one continuou...

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DAIS program helps teens veto dating violence

By Leigh Mills

 

It is both frightening and tragic to learn that the highest incidence of intimate partner violence happens b...

“Warnaar plays mostly original music, selecting from a repertoire of over 200 songs, grounded in funk, Latin and world beat—and as danceable as Wilson Pickett.”

 

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As budget-conscious Nerd Chicks, it was hard to get us on board the Smart Phone band wagon. "It’s going to cost me how much every month to have my email sent to my phone?!?" was a refrain heard often by our spouses, ...

Furnaces are kicking in across the U.S. as temperatures sink. Alas, keeping warm comes with a higher sticker price each year, no matter what type of heating system you use. According to Read More

 

Endometriosis affects 176 million women worldwide and causes untold suffering, yet both the public (and much of the medical community)

are in the dark about it.

 

The first thing everyone...

“Mine are so small.” “Mine are too big.” “My grandma can tuck hers into her pants.” This was the lunch conversation I had with four girlfriends almost fifteen years ago before husbands, before kids, before gravi...

Move over diamonds, the web may just be a girl’s new best friend.

            A quick Google search for “Women in Technology,” yields pages upon pages of female-run c...

Here's some sweet and savory bite sized recipes to try for the holidays. Excerpted from 175 BEST BABYCAKES® CUPCAKE MAKER RECIPES: Easy Recipes for Bite-Size ...

Every month I am pleased to share with you another part of my ‘path to green.’  My journey into holistic living has been a process six years in the making and each year I find more and more ways to live a pure and sustainable life...

Looking forward to Spring? With the welcome of warmer weather, flowers blossoming and an overall brighter feeling after the winter season comes the inevitable: Spring Cleaning! As we open our windows and let in the fresh air, why not take a fr...

 

It has been said that, "Money may not be the most important thing, but it's way up there with oxygen." The fastest and easiest way to get the things you want as quickly as possible is almost always to ha...

Here are some cocktails made with Tequila guaranteed to convert non-tequila drinkers into avid fans this holiday season!

 

Heated Affair by Partida Brand Ambassador Jacques Bezuidenhout 2 oz Partida Anejo Tequila 6 oz H...

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Vermont Woman (VT) Spring (April/May) 2014
One way to ensure people have personal security, and the skills necessary to prosper, is to ensure that Vermont’s safety-net programs…are supported and have the management systems in place to ensure they are effective.   Have...  Read More
Vermont Woman (VT) Spring (April/May) 2014
Mari Cordes of Burlington, president of VFNHP (Vermont Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals) announced the governor had been invited, but could not attend. “Is he taking a sick day?” one marcher cat-called. Paid Sick Day Obit...  Read More
Vermont Woman (VT) Spring (April/May) 2014
Nobody likes talking about death: not patients, and not doctors, who see it as a failure, instead of something to be expected. “Not mentioning death doesn't mean  it’s not going to happen,” Dr. Diana Barnard says....  Read More
Vermont Woman (VT) Spring (April/May) 2014
Rare planetary patterns crescendo this next couple of months, pushing and pulling us from the four directions. We can be overwhelmed or we can stand up and count….   This spring finds us immersed in one of the most exciting, globe-...  Read More
Vermont Woman (VT) Spring (April/May) 2014
Charge what you are worth! All new business owners need to know this fact, but women need it especially….Do your research  to know what your services or your product is worth.   Two months into my business start-up, my boyfriend...  Read More
Vermont Woman (VT) Spring (April/May) 2014
Charge what you are worth! All new business owners need to know this fact, but women need it especially….Do your research  to know what your services or your product is worth.   Two months into my business start-up, my boyfriend...  Read More
Vermont Woman (VT) Holiday (Nov/Dec) 2013
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Exploring the green investment movement is not as easy as a walk down Sesame Street.   Kermit the Frog’s famous words, sung to a tune, can certainly apply to green investing. Exploring the green investment movement is not as easy as a...  Read More
Vermont Woman (VT) Spring (April/May) 2014
Voice Male: The Untold Story of the Pro-Feminist Men’s Movement Rob A. Okun, editor. Northampton, MA: Interlink Books, 2014. Trade paperback ISBN: 978-1-56656-972-9   Unfortunately, some of this book is about men’s violence against...  Read More
Vermont Woman (VT) Spring (April/May) 2014
The names Susan Baxter, Leslie Carter and Kathy Brown  are fictional to protect our subjects’ privacy, though the experiences these three Vermont women report are very real.   Susan Baxter and her husband were best friends for...  Read More