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Cale Ferrin: A Star is Born

Cale Ferrin  |  Age 10  |  Reagan Elementary When you hear the phrase “meant to be,” it couldn’t apply more to Cale Ferrin who is a fourth grader at Millard’s Reagan Elementary and an accomplished actor. He also has a rare, genetic terminal disease called Fanconi Anemia that has no […]

Empowerment through Transportation

Chariots 4 Hope provides a second chance at life Photos by Christopher Tierney   In 2014 Melissa Gatus found herself in trouble. The kind of trouble that could have landed her in jail. But after receiving help through the Open Door Mission and getting her life back together, she was […]

Three Dynamic Destinations

Courtesy of Travel and Transport 402-399-4555 travelandtransport.com   By Land   Sunset Key Cottages   |   Key West, FL When to travel: Year-round  When to book: 3-6 months in advance Why Sunset Key Cottages: Referred to as an “Island off an Island,” the Sunset Key Cottages are just off […]

Three Dynamic Destinations

Golden Door   |   San Marcos, CA When to travel: Year-round  When to book: 3-6 months in advance Why Golden Door: Nestled in a serene coastal valley between San Diego and Los Angeles, Golden Door provides the ultimate restorative wellness program. With 30 miles of hiking and walking trails, […]

Rise & Shine

The importance of lighting  Story and interior design by Michele Hybner, & Shawn Falcone, Owners/Interior Designers   What is your cue to rise and shine for the day? Is it the alarm buzzing on your iPhone or the morning sun peeking in? Although each of you may be able to […]

Three Dynamic Destinations

By land Hidden Pond   |   Kennebunkport, ME When to travel: Year-round  When to book: 3-6 months in advance for high season Why Hidden Pond: Nestle into your own cottage on the Southern Coast of Maine, surrounded by birch groves and balsam fir. Treatment rooms for The Tree Spa […]

Three Dynamic Destinations

Blantyre   |   Lenox, MA When to travel: Year-round  When to book: 3-6 months in advance for high season Why Blantyre: A 1902 replica of a grand Scottish manor nestled in 110 acres of picturesque countryside, Blantyre exudes warmth, charm and elegance. In the winter, skate among twinkling lights surrounding Blantyre’s […]

Designing for Life

Photos by Christopher Tierney Photography   Fluff Interior Design decorates homes for real living   Turning a house into a home takes more than just some new furniture and accent décor. It involves the right combination of pieces designed with the homeowner’s way of living in mind that also reflects their […]

Three Dynamic Destinations

Meadowood Napa Valley   |   St. Helena, CA When to travel: Year-round  When to book: 3-6 months in advance Why Meadowood Napa Valley: Nestled in a serene valley, the quiet estate of Meadowood holds eighty-five cottages, suites and lodges. With 24-hour private dining, intimate terraces and beautiful forested hillsides, Meadowood’s luxurious […]

Discipline from Within

Tiger Rock Academy teaches focus and confidence for all ages The thought of taking a martial arts class can be intimidating. But the instructors and students at Tiger Rock Academy not only make every person who walks through the door feel welcome, they teach, encourage, and respect each person, whether […]