Heather and Brian Byers started Great Plains Nursery in Weston, NE with a passion for growing and planting native trees and shrubs and educating others on the importance of native plants for the ecosystem. Fifteen years later, they feel a stronger sense of stewardship than ever and take pride in being ecologically responsible in their contributions to the […]
Remember when you were a new mom and you were tired, and overwhelmed, and searching for your village to give you a break, to lift you up, to remind you that someday everyone will sleep again? Those early days are hard, but the days following can be too. To support new moms and empower them […]
Born and raised in Mumbai, India before spending time in Canada and eventually making her home in the US, Cherie Scott could never find a simmer sauce that replicated the flavors of her early years. Reflecting back on the scent of the sauce, the combination of spices, the nostalgia of cooking with family, Cherie saw […]
In this week’s episode, Maria Gus of Visit Bartlesville is serving up tips for building local tourism and sharing ideas for fun family adventures. She’s also filling us in on her career journey, talking about her favorite side gigs, and spilling the tea on what happens when Hollywood comes to town to make movies! Join […]
Dr. Samantha Cavender developed a love for animals as a child. Participating with 4-H and Future Farmers of America, she learned to love more than just family pets, but farm animals, and all sorts of species! She followed her passion through veterinary school and today is not only a doctor of veterinary medicine, but a […]
Come along for a conversation about Sarah Vedeler’s journey as an accidental entrepreneur. Leveraging some skills learned early in life, easing into teaching, and putting herself in the right place at the right time opened doors to opportunity as life was presenting it own serious challenges. Through it all, Sarah built Meaning of Life Designs […]
Emily Cook is a painter, jeweler and physician whose passion for art and science fuels her work, no matter the discipline. Merging left brain and right brain activities to bring a new unique blend to addressing whole health, Emily unites her interests in both art and medicine for benefits that go beyond the bounds of […]
Melanie Staley grew up working in her family’s amusement park, Santa’s Village in Jefferson, New Hampshire, a vision brought to life by her grandfather. Today, she is part of the third generation of family leadership, building on her family legacy, improving and innovating, and delivering pure joy, family style.