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10 Interest Sections – 60+ Columnists. ...REAL WOMEN…REAL LIFE…REAL VOICES... Women’s Voices Magazine is modern, informative, thought-provoking, and entertaining. The 60+ WVM Columnists live in cities and towns all across the United States. They range from 23 to 50+, from single working class mom to seasoned executive, with columns from serious and poignant to down right hilarious and LOL funny.

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~ Read stirring stories of everyday heroes that leave a lasting impression on our lives shared by speaker, writer and producer and host of Your Story Matters...
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~ Everyone loves a story — and this is the place to discover them. Backstories will help nurture your soul, spirit, and intellect. We take a look at the power of...
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~ When you look good, you feel good and you do good! Too often we don’t make looking good, and feeling good about it...
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[img src=http://www.womensvoicesmagazine.com/wp-content/flagallery/columnists/thumbs/thumbs_linda-strausser-soul.jpg]Linda Strausser "Life Lessons with Linda: Numerology"
~ Numerology is a relationship between numbers and the everyday life path of a person. Numerology can give you insight into current and future predictions of love,..
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~ “I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. I believe in being strong when everything seems...
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~ Listen to a voice who speaks not only to immigrant women but to all women about impactful issues we face in our lives as individuals and as citizens of this great nation...
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~ Career Strategist and Chief Career Happiness Officer Julie Bauke believes in you, even though you’ve likely never met. Regardless of where you are in your career...
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[img src=http://www.womensvoicesmagazine.com/wp-content/flagallery/columnists/thumbs/thumbs_lynda-colter-bergh-economy.jpg]Lynda Colter-Bergh "Bottom Lines"
~ There are numerous and varied lines that run through our lives. They are patterns, truths and principals. Bottom lines are woven from facts, human consciousness, lessons...
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~ We all live in a digital (electronic-based) world now whether we love it or hate it. Living in this digital world can be wonderful and connective at times...
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~ No matter what it is you do for a living, whether you work for yourself, for someone else, or are working in the home, when you want to do things right...
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~ The impact of connecting with one another can be profound. Author of Making a Pearl from the Grit of Life Sharon Rainey illustrates the numerous ways our...
[img src=http://www.womensvoicesmagazine.com/wp-content/flagallery/columnists/thumbs/thumbs_tracie-rampley-impact.jpg]Tracie Rampley "Support Community Be-Cause it Matters"
~ Whether it is about children, education, animal welfare, disaster and humanitarian relief, human rights, heath, or needed social services, community support and...
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No Bad Dogs.. Tips to Overcome 5 Problem Behaviors

No Bad Dogs.. Tips to Overcome 5 Problem Behaviors

  We’ve heard it all before, “There are no bad dogs, only bad people.”  Is this really true?  What about aggressive dogs or ones that are destructive?  How about the bowser that refuses to be housebroken?  Still think there are no bad dogs? Over the years I’ve spoken to thousands of dogs, many of whom [Read More!…]

August, 2016 – Greetings From the Executive Editor

August, 2016 – Greetings From the Executive Editor

  August is that mid-point of year for me when I start thinking about the last days of summer, or as some people call it, “the dog days of summer.”  I start looking for 2-3 day weekend trips to take before summer ends. With the political season in full swing this presidential election year, you [Read More!…]

How Movies ‘Lord of the Rings’ & ‘The Wizard of Oz’ Use Color Symbolism

How Movies ‘Lord of the Rings’ & ‘The Wizard of Oz’ Use Color Symbolism

  Everyone I know loves movies.  They provide a great escape and are one of the few things that multiple generations can share and enjoy together. But, how do movie makers manipulate us and our emotions with colors?  Colors can create moods, bring up emotions, and symbolize many things. Take The Wizard of Oz for [Read More!…]

How to Create Artful Outdoor Living that Pops

How to Create Artful Outdoor Living that Pops

  The dog days of summer are here, and you still have a lot of outdoor celebrating to do! Here are some artful ideas for freshening up your garden space. Take a good look at the area. Could it use some plant trimming and rearranging of outdoor furniture? I hired a crew to remove a [Read More!…]

Save Decorating Money by ‘Freshening Things Up’

Save Decorating Money by ‘Freshening Things Up’

  “I believe in doing the thing you feel is right. If it looks right, it is right.”  – Interior designer Dorothy Draper While the economy is showing signs of a slow recovery, you might not be completely ready to go and purchase new furniture for your home or complete the home renovation you’ve been [Read More!…]

A Healthy Pegan Diet? Bless My Soul! – VIDEO, RECIPE

A Healthy Pegan Diet? Bless My Soul! – VIDEO, RECIPE

  “Your diet is a bank account.  Good food choices are good investments.” – Bethenny Frankel We all want to feel good about our food and body, right?  Being healthy gives us more energy and increases longevity.   So, try the NEW Pegan Diet.  (No! This is not a joke.) A Pegan Diet is not some [Read More!…]

6 Things to Know to Help Your Kids Love Reading

6 Things to Know to Help Your Kids Love Reading

  Reading stories to the children at bedtime is one of the best memories I have with my children when they were younger. Each one of them had a favorite book they wanted read to them over and over again. I was an avid reader all through my childhood and still love books. Bookstores are [Read More!…]

From the Forest to the Beach

From the Forest to the Beach

  “Grandma what’cha doing with that suitcase?” “Packing for my vacation dear. Would you like to help?” “You never leave the Forest your leaving the Forest. Why do you need a vacation anyway grandma, ‘cuz no one leaves the Forest that has a brain in their head. You said so yourself, didn’t you grandma, now [Read More!…]

Think Before You Act & Think Even Longer Before You React

Think Before You Act & Think Even Longer Before You React

  Last year, this time, I wrote how the world is not what it used to be.  While of course, I am yet, thank the Lord, another year older, I am, again, another year wiser. This year I have come to see things a little differently.  With this additional year of knowledge, I have come [Read More!…]

You are Somebody’s Role Model, Whether You Like it or Not

You are Somebody’s Role Model, Whether You Like it or Not

  Human beings are social animals. It is natural for us to develop relationships. Sometimes, these relationships are with people you don’t even know. Early in my career, I realized my personal life was no longer entirely personal. I was in my mid twenties and just a few years out of grad school when I [Read More!…]

What Color is Your Lens?

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Summer, Sweat & Road Trips… Making Memories

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Celebrate Women’s Equality Day August 26 - VIDEO

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Celebrate August 26th - The 96th ‘Women’s Right to Vote’ Anniversary - VIDEO

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Are Past Bad Relationships Sabotaging Your Current Dating Success?

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Dear Janet… Should Family Members Stay Friends with Your Ex?

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Don’t Allow One Wrong to Erase Everything that is Right

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3 Favorite Mocktails… Great Summer Drinks without the Alcohol

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How to Make Cherry Pie Crepes Like a Pro - RECIPE

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Affordable Red Bordeaux Wines & Food Pairings… A Quick Guide

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Stretching Out the Summer with 25 Great Movies

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3 Tips to Look & Feel Your Best, No Matter what Size You Wear

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Having a Hard Time House-Breaking Your Dog?  Read This!

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August Numerology… Believe You will be Successful

August Numerology… Believe You will be Successful

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What’s it like being a Woman Living in a Man’s World? - VIDEO

What’s it like being a Woman Living in a Man’s World? – VIDEO

  Can you imagine being a woman living in a man’s world?  Lori Boyle did just that as an airline pilot for 747 and jumbo jets, a job that is predominantly for men. Kat’s guest for Women’s Voices Magazine was also her guest on the Kat Kanavos Show on New Earth International.  Lori Boyle is [Read More!…]

Don your Royal Crown, Leo has Come to Town! - VIDEO

Don your Royal Crown, Leo has Come to Town! – VIDEO

  It has never been more crucial for us to open our Crowns and direct our life from the top down. It’s never been more valuable than to take the perspective of the ‘Mystic Clown.”  After all, isn’t it humorous; infinite beings birthing on earth, playing the roles of villain and victim as if they [Read More!…]

Redefining Patriotism Equals ‘Promoting Change’ in the Political Process

Redefining Patriotism Equals ‘Promoting Change’ in the Political Process

  Recently, my family attended a Nationals game that just happened to be the night the Nats honored the U.S. Army.  A general threw out the first pitch, the Army Secretary handed the ball to the pitcher, and the whole stadium stood in silence to hear the Army Singing Sergeants sing the Star Spangled Banner [Read More!…]

Those Hazy, Lazy Days of August… have People Gone Crazy?

Those Hazy, Lazy Days of August… have People Gone Crazy?

  We are just barely into the summer season and already people are complaining, “It’s too hot!”  At this point, I usually offer a slice of cheese to go along with the whine, because you can’t have a wine and cheese party without cheese.  Besides who doesn’t enjoy a wine and cheese party?  Of course [Read More!…]

It’s Vital to Hold Your Child’s Educational System to Accountability - VIDEO

It’s Vital to Hold Your Child’s Educational System to Accountability – VIDEO

  It’s August and moms everywhere are starting to think about sending the kids back to school.   There will be a huge list of clothes and school supplies that will have to be bought and sorted.  The challenge of ensuring children will be ready always creates a lot of stress both financially and emotionally. In [Read More!…]

Tips for Being Prepared for Day Trips that Create Surprises

Tips for Being Prepared for Day Trips that Create Surprises

  Life is such an adventure with the possibility of so many surprises that a lot of people forget to enjoy the trips that can be taken. We are so worried about getting where we are going, sometimes we forget to slow down and take detours. The detours in life can be small, medium or [Read More!…]

Introducing ‘And’ to Your Vocabulary can Make You More Insightful & Happier

Introducing ‘And’ to Your Vocabulary can Make You More Insightful & Happier

  Introducing “and” to your vocabulary can empower you, make you more effective, and allow you to be happier. How many times have you had conflicting thoughts around an issue?  I love that the weather is nicer now, but I hate I’m trapped inside working all day. I enjoy my work, but I dislike some [Read More!…]

8 Steps to Ensure You Own the Business & It Doesn’t Own You

8 Steps to Ensure You Own the Business & It Doesn’t Own You

  Yesterday, I decided to pick out some ribs to fix. This is a big deal. I believe the Cattlemen’s Association placed a hex on me, because I was a vegetarian for several months in my youth. I can do many things, but cooking tender ribs is not one of them. As I approached the [Read More!…]

3 Big Mistakes Novice Business Owners Make & What's at Stake

3 Big Mistakes Novice Business Owners Make & What’s at Stake

  Three big mistakes novice business owners make cost them money, time, and in the long run, their dreams. This is an important topic to discuss, because many women leap into business without thinking twice about its success. Women in business convince themselves their ideas are great enough to make anyone fall in love with [Read More!…]

A Silver Spoon doesn't Make the Food Taste Better

A Silver Spoon doesn’t Make the Food Taste Better

  Heidi Klum celebrated 15 years on Project Runway with many life challenges  in between her successes.  She has managed to stay out of the negative limelight and create wonderful opportunities for starving designers.  Her platform and drive are authentic. Likewise, first lady Michelle Obama, as educated as she is, gained widespread attention with her [Read More!…]

Do You Know the Fundamentals of Personal Finance? - AUDIO

Do You Know the Fundamentals of Personal Finance? – AUDIO

  “When you establish your purpose for money, you have a rudder to help guide all the things that you do with money.”  -Danielle Laporte You can’t take it with you, but you still need it while you’re here.  Whether you run a Fortune 500 company, a small business, or your own checkbook, the same [Read More!…]

Your Social Media can be Good or Bad Ethics Personally & Professionally

Your Social Media can be Good or Bad Ethics Personally & Professionally

  What does business ethic or just ethics in general really mean.  Does it apply to you? When we become business men and women, there is a minimal code we all have to adhere to when working for others.  The same concept also is for the entrepreneur who creates their own business. Basically, ethics means [Read More!…]

A Look at the Virtual Phenomena Pokémon Go

A Look at the Virtual Phenomena Pokémon Go

  Have you recently noticed an increase in the number of kids wandering the neighborhood staring at their phone with an intense look on their faces?  Have you noticed small groups of people with the same intense expression on their faces speaking and gesturing with their phones? Have you shouted out, “You’re going to get [Read More!…]

Did You Know You can Find Psychotherapy & Counseling Resources Online?

Did You Know You can Find Psychotherapy & Counseling Resources Online?

  We are now more than half way through summer, and hopefully the summer has been going well with trips to the beach or pool, family get-togethers and vacations taken or planned. While it should be a delightful, stress free and fun, this is the planet Earth, 21st century. Most of us are busy juggling [Read More!…]

How to Edit or Remove a LinkedIn Recommendation You’ve Given - VIDEO

How to Edit or Remove a LinkedIn Recommendation You’ve Given – VIDEO

  Let’s say a year ago you gave a glowing recommendation to one of your service providers.  Since then you’ve referred them to other colleagues.  And lo and behold, two of the four referrals you gave the individual have called you back and said they were not satisfied with the person’s performance. What are you [Read More!…]

Is PR a Valid Inbound Marketing Strategy?

Is PR a Valid Inbound Marketing Strategy?

  Traditional PR is an outbound marketing strategy.  A publicist writes news content intended to enhance a company’s image and credibility.  The news is pushed out and begs for media attention.  Success is typically measured by how many reporters call for more information or how many editors of publications print your content verbatim in the [Read More!…]

How Strong are Your 4 Essential Life Cornerstones?

How Strong are Your 4 Essential Life Cornerstones?

  “The four cornerstones of character on which the structure of this nation was built are: Initiative, Imagination, Individuality and Independence.” – Edward Rickenbacker Cornerstones are the base of support in a structure. Any structure, but the structure to which I am referring in this column is your very own life, in this case, your [Read More!…]

Flying the Daycare Express… Tips for Keeping the Skies & Your Attitude Friendly

Flying the Daycare Express… Tips for Keeping the Skies & Your Attitude Friendly

  August is a very popular month for travel. Vacationers who are eager to get the most out of the end of summer fill up every available airline seat it seems.   For the professional business traveler, it can be an annoying time to fly to say the least. Inexperienced travelers and families with loud, crying [Read More!…]

What are the Gifts of Summer Solstice Lessons?

What are the Gifts of Summer Solstice Lessons?

  “Live in the sunshine. Swim in the sea. Drink the wild air.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Summer seems to bring out the best in people. There is less structure in many of our lives with school out and daylight lasting longer. Many travel on vacation and visit destination spots that are warm, sunny and [Read More!…]

Are You Paying Rent for Your Room on Earth?

Are You Paying Rent for Your Room on Earth?

  “Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.” –  Muhammad Ali When I started writing this article, there were 7,336,867,794 people on Earth according to the U.S. Census population clock.  All 7 billion of us are together on this tiny satellite, which is hurdling through space, and there [Read More!…]

Summer Adventures & Connections that Grow Your Soul – VIDEOS

Summer Adventures & Connections that Grow Your Soul – VIDEOS

  As another summer comes to a close, I find myself reflecting on the adventures had and the connections made. If we aren’t careful, we can easily find ourselves stuck in a rut doing the same things day after day with the same people. Why? Because it’s comfortable and familiar; just ask yourself this question, [Read More!…]

How to Communicate Without Sending Mixed Messages

How to Communicate Without Sending Mixed Messages

    Have you ever said anything to somebody that was misinterpreted or misunderstood?  For instance, have you found yourself in a situation like Joanna’s? Joanna found her boss’ habit of interrupting her and finishing off her sentences increasingly annoying.  Today she resolved she was going to talk to him about it.  Joanna tended to [Read More!…]

Sometimes there is No Closure for Great Loss, but You Go on Living - VIDEO

Sometimes there is No Closure for Great Loss, but You Go on Living – VIDEO

  August, this month always brings up memories I would prefer to forget.  August is a month that has had, over the years, life changing incidents that would strongly define me as a person.  I know I have written about this before; however, it is August again, and my mind won’t let me forget. It [Read More!…]

4 Ways to Include the Fun of Different Cultures in Your Life

4 Ways to Include the Fun of Different Cultures in Your Life

  While reflecting on current events, I’m choosing to focus on hope and encouragement.  This month, why not look around and experience something different to stretch your experiences with internationals? You may ask, “How do I begin building relationships with those who may be different than me?”  Start where you are now.  Take one step [Read More!…]

Sign-Up Kids Now for After School Programs

Sign-Up Kids Now for After School Programs

  With the school year close at hand and before the “quality time” struggle begins, let’s talk about stepping up and lending a hand. Be aware and recognize signs your children or those of another, may be experiencing an “emotional need.” As parents, we try to do it all. We often combine parenting with long [Read More!…]

Military Lease Legal Aid, Back to School & Military Buy/Sell Website

Military Lease Legal Aid, Back to School & Military Buy/Sell Website

  Life is interesting, especially the military life. One minute you know where you are going to be for another year, the next minute you don’t. We generally learn to live with it, but sometimes, it bites us in the butt, and it hurts. So, this month’s life lesson is about the ‘lease,’ you know [Read More!…]

7 Key Points to Make a Traffic Stop Easier on You & Law Enforcement

7 Key Points to Make a Traffic Stop Easier on You & Law Enforcement

  Whether you have violated a traffic law or not, many of us have been pulled over in our vehicles at some point.  What is the best way to comply with the officer? Keep in mind, they do NOT know if you’re a good guy/gal or a wanted criminal? 1  Pull off the roadway to [Read More!…]

Women's Voices Magazine Internationally Syndicated in 139 Countries

Women’s Voices Magazine Internationally Syndicated in 139 Countries

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact:               Dennis J. Pitocco 813-675-4509 BIZMASTERSGLOBAL@GMAIL.COM http://bizcatalyst360.com/ . Contact:               Brenda Krueger Huffman 317-413-3577 bkhuffman@womensvoicesmagazine.com http://www.womensvoicesmagazinecom BIZCATALYST 360° Expands Women’s Voices with Women’s Voices Magazine Channel Addition Tampa, FL (July 19, 2016) – Today BIZCATALYST360 (BC360°) and Women’s Voices Magazine (WVM) announced a strategic partnership that will allow both organizations to [Read More!…]

America the Beautiful - Reasons to Celebrate this July 4th

America the Beautiful – Reasons to Celebrate this July 4th

  By Arianna Mendez, July, 2016 – “The position of the Americans is quite exceptional, and it may be believed that no democratic people will ever be placed in a similar one.”- Alexis de Tocqueville, French political thinker and historian Most Americans will subscribe to the idea there is something “special” about America.  According to [Read More!…]

July, 2016 - Greetings From the Executive Editor

July, 2016 – Greetings From the Executive Editor

  As an American, I’m always grateful for our Founding Fathers and the incredible courage it took for these men (and women) to stand up to what they saw as oppression. I think this set a course for the identity of the United States and the culture of Americans – one of imagination, bravery, and [Read More!…]

Home Décor with Symbolism, Power & Spirituality… Ancient Petroglyphs

Home Décor with Symbolism, Power & Spirituality… Ancient Petroglyphs

  Let’s take a look at our ancestors and the ancient symbols they left for us. Petroglyph is the term commonly associated with cave drawings or rock carvings in the United States, though images engraved in rock are common throughout the world.  Most of our petroglyphs come from ancient Southwest Native Americans and Native Hawaiians. [Read More!…]

Resources to Learn to Grow Your Own Vegetables… Delicious & Patriotic!

Resources to Learn to Grow Your Own Vegetables… Delicious & Patriotic!

  I think I’m a patriot every day, but during July I feel even more patriotic, often decorating my front flower borders with American flags for the fourth of July. I’ve even thought about planting containers of red, white, and blue flowers for the occasion, and then switching them out to more fall-like colors later [Read More!…]

Parsley to the Rescue for the 4th of July - Walnut Parsley Tomato Pesto Recipe

Parsley to the Rescue for the 4th of July – Walnut Parsley Tomato Pesto Recipe

  “Parsley, the jewel of herbs, both in the pot and on the plate.”- Albert Stocki Do you push your parsley garnish to the side of your plate?  Next time eat it!  Parsley is not just for color and plate decoration. It is for health and wellness. Summer parties can mean higher blood sugar counts [Read More!…]

Family Talk… Top 5 People You Want to Meet?

Family Talk… Top 5 People You Want to Meet?

  If you could go back in time, name 5 famous people you’d like to meet and spend the day with in the prime of their life. BRENDA – Carmel, IN, Executive, Married, 1 Step-Son, Middle Sister Jesus Christ, Sitting Bull, Ben Franklin, Albert Einstein, and Jackson Pollack.  She wasn’t famous, but I’d also like to go [Read More!…]

5 Fun Things to do for a Family 4th of July

5 Fun Things to do for a Family 4th of July

  Independence Day is just around the corner, and families across the United States will be having cook outs, attending fireworks displays, and doing other fun things to celebrate this fun holiday. There are a lot of things you can do with your family to make this a holiday to remember for your kids. My [Read More!…]