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VegOut Health Fest Celebrates Healthy Lifestyles

VegOut Health Fest Celebrates Healthy Lifestyles

Now in its second year, the FM 102.1 VegOut Health Fest will feature more than 50 merchants and vendors offering wellness information, products and services; healthful food; educational lectures presented by health experts; and beer, wine and cocktails.

Wellness Body, Mind & Spirit Expo Brings all Modalities Under One Roof

Wellness Body, Mind & Spirit Expo Brings all Modalities Under One Roof

The North Shore Wellness Body, Mind & Spirit Expo unites people from all over the region, making new connections with alternative health practitioners easy, stress-free and fun.

Why You Aren’t Who You Think You Are

Why You Aren’t Who You Think You Are

Each of us perceives reality through the filter of a personal self, an “I” that is unique in the world, thanks to the unique experiences we’ve had since birth.

Meet Community Supported Agriculture Farmers at Local Farmer Open House

Meet Community Supported Agriculture Farmers at Local Farmer Open House

Community supported agriculture, a model in which consumers buy a share of a farm’s harvest each growing season and get direct access to their fresh, locally grown produce, fosters connections between farmers and consumers while encouraging ecologically sound farming practices.

Life Coach Intertwines Multiple Skill Sets to Help People Achieve Goals

Life Coach Intertwines Multiple Skill Sets to Help People Achieve Goals

Keridak Silk specializes in helping people resolve issues with love or family relationships, as well as building confidence in all aspects of life.

Reiki to Facilitate Forgiveness

Reiki to Facilitate Forgiveness

Reiki is growing in popularity as people are seeking out complementary therapies for their health.

Dr. John Whitcomb

Dr. John Whitcomb

on Mold-Related Illness

John Whitcomb, M.D., director and founder of Brookfield Longevity and Healthy Living Clinic, has always fostered a passionate curiosity for discovering the “why” behind illness.

Sound Healing and the Gong

Sound Healing and the Gong

Gongs have been used by both Tibetan monks and the Chinese to enhance meditation, and yoga studios and sacred meditation spaces all over the world today still use them for that purpose.

Understanding Clothing Insulation

Understanding Clothing Insulation

Learning about clothing insulation—the different types, the advantages of each, and their sustainability and affect on animals—helps one consider the important factors before making a decision about what clothing to buy.

Ananda Healing Collective Embodies Collaboration, Community

Ananda Healing Collective Embodies Collaboration, Community

After searching deeper and discovering how acupuncture enabled her body to heal from emotional childhood traumas, Aubrey Poglajen made the mind-body healing connection and embarked on a quest to heal others.

Protecting the Immune System with Biological Dentistry

Protecting the Immune System with Biological Dentistry

While modern dentistry can mend problems manifesting in the mouth, it doesn’t consider the mouth-body connection, even though there is substantial evidence showing an intimate relationship between dental health and overall health.

Building Personalized 
Connections After Breast 
Cancer Diagnosis

Building Personalized 
Connections After Breast 
Cancer Diagnosis

Since 1999, Milwaukee-based After Breast Cancer Diagnosis has offered comfort and encouragement through a nationwide network of mentors.

Enjoy Free Yoga at Rise Yoga Studio’s Open House

Enjoy Free Yoga at Rise Yoga Studio’s Open House

Rise Yoga Studio is celebrating one year in Mequon with an open house from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., September 15.

Open the Heart at 
Midwest Yoga and Kirtan Fest

Open the Heart at 
Midwest Yoga and Kirtan Fest

Kirtan—call-and-response chants set to music—began in India centuries ago as a spiritual practice and a layman’s way to connect with the divine.

Understanding Reiki

Understanding Reiki

During a reiki treatment, the energy is said to clear and balance our physical, etheric, mental, emotional and spiritual bodies by transmitting high frequency healing energies of unconditional, universal love through the practitioner to the client.

The Elephant in the Room

The Elephant in the Room

Suicide is the most feared emergency of them all. It’s a hard topic to discuss, in both clinical and non-clinical settings. It is the elephant in the room, and society needs to have a conversation about it.

A Royal Road to Wellness

A Royal Road to Wellness

At Royal Road Clinic, Royal strives to create an overall relaxing ambiance where people can feel safe and comfortable sharing their stories.

Citizens, Restaurateurs Reduce Plastic Pollution Through 
The Last Plastic Straw

Citizens, Restaurateurs Reduce Plastic Pollution Through 
The Last Plastic Straw

According to the California-based nonprofit Plastic Pollution Coalition, over 500 million plastic straws are used each day in the United States. In today’s on-the-go culture, straws are typically used only for a short time and then discarded, ultimately becoming a source of plastic pollution in oceans and waterways.

Dare to Be Aware Fair Celebrates 11 Years of Holistic Networking

Dare to Be Aware Fair Celebrates 11 Years of Holistic Networking

This year’s fair takes place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., April 14, at Alverno College, in the Sister Joel Read Conference Center.

Outpost Natural Foods

Outpost Natural Foods

Healthy People, Healthy Communities

Now over 22,000 owners strong, Outpost is a testament to society’s shift toward healthy food awareness.

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Savor Peace and Balance Through Beach Yoga Classes

Savor Peace and Balance Through Beach Yoga Classes

This summer, Rosie Rain of Sacred Sound Yoga is offering beach yoga classes at Atwater Beach, in Shorewood.

Seedy Peacock Introduces New Cannabidiol Soap

Seedy Peacock Introduces New Cannabidiol Soap

Seedy Peacock, a Port Washington-based retailer of cannabidiol (CBD) and hemp products including oils, pain cream, edibles and clothing, has added CBD soap to their product line.

Free Music Nights Continue Throughout Milwaukee County Parks

Free Music Nights Continue Throughout Milwaukee County Parks

Whether one likes jazz, rock, hip-hop, blues or world sounds, local and national acts of every musical genre perform free over the summer throughout the Milwaukee County Parks system.

New Farm Fresh Atlas Available

New Farm Fresh Atlas Available

The Spring 2019–Spring 2020 Southeastern Wisconsin edition of the Farm Fresh Atlas is now available at local grocery stores and food-related businesses throughout Milwaukee.

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Event Briefs

Get Outside

Black Friday Alternative

Cause and Effect

Activists Will ‘Sue’ Monsanto in Mock Trial

Recycling Revolution

Global Rise Bolsters Sustainability

Protest Songs

Rocker Neil Young Celebrates Food Democracy with New Album Tour

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EPA: A Muzzled Watchdog

EPA: A Muzzled Watchdog

E.G. Vallianatos Seeks to Put Bite Back into the Agency

Political corruption has resulted in America’s most critical environmental enforcement unit turning into the “polluter’s protection agency.”

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Awakening the Global Heart

Awakening the Global Heart

Compassionate Activists Unite to Write Earth’s New Story

People from all walks of life are joining together in innovative, heart-centered ways to address the planet’s deep-rooted problems.

Change Makers

Change Makers

Inspired to Act

Dedicated to improving their slice of the world, activists are energetically tackling problems that range from food waste in California to poor sanitation in Haiti to Alzheimer’s treatment in New York.

Creating Community

Creating Community

15 Ways to Craft a Circle of Caring

With simple, clear steps and procedures, we can build bonds with our neighbors to create a better tomorrow together.

Hidden Treasures

Hidden Treasures

Neighbors Discover Their Wealth of Resources

To build loving communities, we need only to locate and engage the talents right in our midst.

Livable Communities We Love

Livable Communities We Love

Good for People and the Planet

Across the country, cities from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh to Portland are finding fresh new ways to create engaging street life for residents while eco-upgrading their green spaces, services and infrastructure.

Living Art

Living Art

Creativity Inspires Community

Everywhere in the U.S., people are gathering for artful togetherness--cooking or painting, storytelling or gardening, drumming or dancing. These initiatives can transform a city or neighborhood's well-being on multiple levels.

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Find a Green Space and Make a Friend

Outdoor Colors Increase Trust and Happiness

Literacy Project

Dolly Parton Donates Millions of Books

Grassroots Gumption

Sweet Potato Project Encourages Enterprise

Senior Sisterhood

New Options for Independent Co-Housing