Don’t miss the fun – our Holiday Fashion Show features seven local women’s clothing stores and boutiques. They will showcase their holiday best on Saturday, October 27th at noon at the Elks. Bring your girlfriends for a relaxing lunch, some good conversation and fabulous fashions. See you there!
Green Light Snacks
by Pam Vukelic Back to school! That means it is time to take stock of school supplies, purchase new backpacks and jeans, get sports physicals, and load up the snack drawer. What child does not walk in the door after school saying, “What’s to eat?” Ellyn Satter, MS, RD, noted […]
My Daily Inspiration
by Susan Jelleberg Editor’s Note: This was an entry in the “Who Inspires You” contest When I grew up, there was an unwritten affirmation given by my parents that there was nothing I couldn’t do. Limits were non-existent. All I needed was hard work and dedication. When I was six […]
Fostering the Future
by Paula Vogel Editor’s Note: This was an entry in the “Who Inspires You” contest. As a social worker and trainer of foster and adoptive parents, I am exposed almost daily to women, and men, who provide endless inspiration to me, as well as to the children they so selflessly […]
Slice of Inspiration – Bismarck Emergency Food Pantry
For over 30 years the Bismarck Emergency Food Pantry has been filling a need in the community. Churches, businesses, scouting groups, individuals, local organizations and the Postal Service all make sure the shelves remained stocked by providing food and/or monetary donations. “Some people will go shopping and buy one or […]
Dog Day Studio – Lila Marquart, Jewelry Designer
Lila Marquart studied Fine Art and Commercial Art when she attended college at BSC. “I couldn’t throw a pot to save my life,” she said. “But I learned how to cast silver and work with metal.” After college she started making jewelry from a studio, then took a break after […]
A Kitchen Renewal
This cramped, out-dated kitchen needed a breath of fresh air!
Chiropractic Care for Mom and Baby
by Dr. Mandy Jo Dietz When you find out you’re expecting a baby (or two), there is a sudden urgency to know everything you can about pregnancy, birth and caring for your baby. At least that was my experience. As a chiropractor, mother of thirteen-month-old twin girls, and a woman […]
Females in Photography
Nancy Nancy Joyce grew up in photography. Her father opened d’Joyce in 1963 over the Woolworth’s store in downtown Bismarck. “I worked there in high school and when I graduated I was given the opportunity to go to photography school in Santa Barbara, California,” explained Nancy. “At the time I […]
Find Your Passion!
Hi. I am Eva Ridenhour, and I’ve been writing books for a third of my life. I am nine years old now, and I have just released my third book, The Kinzy Chronicles. I love writing and I want to share my passion with the world by reminding you that […]