Month: December 2012

Giving the Gift of Time

Giving the Gift of Time

7 Keys To Building Strong Families Gary J. Oliver, Ph.D. The Center for Relationship Enrichment on the campus of John Brown University    Key #2  Giving the Gift of Time       This second key to building strong families is the simplest but also one of the […]

7 Keys to Building Strong Families

7 Keys to Building Strong Families

7 Keys To Building Strong Families Gary J. Oliver, Ph.D. The Center for Relationship Enrichment on the campus of John Brown University Key #1:  The Power of Modeling Everybody believes family is important.  Everyone wants to have a healthy family.  From my review of research […]

Meet the Locavores

Meet the Locavores

Meet the Locavores By Emily Hilley-Sierzchula   I used to visit and revisit it a dozen times a day, and stand in deep contemplation over my vegetable progeny with a love that nobody could share or conceive of who had never taken part in the […]

Adopt a Grandparent Program

Adopt a Grandparent Program

Adopt a Grandparent By  Shara Manning, Independent Beauty Consultant www.marykay.com/smanning Each year, the local Mary Kay units in Northwest Arkansas and surrounding areas take time to think about those who might not receive a gift at Christmas time. They choose local nursing homes in the […]

White Cell Support Group in NWA

White Cell Support Group in NWA

 White Cell Support Group is a nonprofit orgaization formed to educate and support patients in Northwest Arkansas with primary immune deficiency.  It was founded by Dr. Tina Merritt in Bentonville.  People diagnosed with primary immune deficiency can attend educational meetings, and if they are having […]

Your Dog and Heartworms

Your Dog and Heartworms

Your furry pet and HEARTWORMS? Jeanne Champagne, Director of Boxer Rescue NWA As director and founder of non-profit Boxer Rescue of NWA, I have learned about heartworms by seeing the results of it firsthand. Transported through the bloodstream to the dog’s heart, the mosquito-carried worm […]

Christmas Packs Fighting Hunger in NWA

Christmas Packs Fighting Hunger in NWA

Looking for an opportunity to help fight hunger during the holidays? Volunteering and donating can be so rewarding and their is a real need in Northwest Arkansas. Most kids are looking forward to the holidays, spending quality time with their family, and taking a break from school. […]