2 ~ What brought you to Ashland & Southern Oregon area? Let us know what’s been inspiring you these days!
My daughter and I will be relocating to Ashland this summer. She wants to attend Ashland HS and is also very interested in Southern Oregon University. It is the beautiful land, rich culture in theater and other arts, and the desire to live in a more peaceful atmosphere that has drawn our spirits to this area. We hope to network and discover what Ashland has to offer through this site. Can't wait to be a part of the community!
3 ~ What would you love to offer to and share with our community? What do you envision could be a few of the most beneficial things that could happen from actively using this site? Feel free to be outrageous!
I have a lot of experience and information about hospice and palliative care, since that has been my specialty. I also am well read on many topics of spirituality, and I love working with Angels for healing in my practice. I hope to find a wellness center, or other venue where I could continue my practice or serve as a RN consultant or coordinator for health care.
4 ~ Please describe any projects or businesses you'd like to develop, if any? What is your "JOB" (aka "Joy of Being")? What especially delights you?
I am a holistic RN and a Reiki Master practitioner. Co-founded SpiritmovesmeReiki, Inc with a friend and fellow practitioner this year here in my current city of Philadelphia. I am looking forward to meeting other like minded people who would enjoy discussing or having a Reiki session.
5 ~ Which intriguing concepts, local endeavors, links, music, art, websites, books, films, inventions have you been exploring?
My daughter is an aspiring actress, so she has exposed me to a lot of theater and movies. She prefers Classic Hollywood, as do I..Bette Davis, Norma Shearer, Cary Grant and Humphrey Bogart. Her all time favorite is Meryl Streep with Susan Sarandon as a close second :-)
As for myself, I love to read...I think I absorb books, I go through them so quickly! I have so many favorite authors, it would take awhile to name them...I do tend to prefer books on spirituality, revisionist history, and "chick lit". Would be great to find a book club, and I'd love to learn about the local bookstores!
~Looks like you are doing good on the networking Heather. As you are starting before even moving here. This site has a great newsletter about all the happenings going on around town. The food coop also has a newletter.
~Aloha Heather, welcome to Ashland's loving healing energy. I have been here a year and love the people and the way they share their light. My daughter is an art major at SOU and loves it also. It is a bit cold here for me (after 21 years in Hawaii), but you will probably call it mild weather. :)
You can utilize this resource center as it grows to share information about yourself and your projects, business or organization. This provides a vital inventory of who's doing what so we can better connect and prosper each other. This resource center is akin to our own local community version of FaceBook/MySpace with the ability to meet and greet face-to-face as well.
You can fill out your "MyPage" with more information and resources. In the "text" box you can build a webpage, add a description, format text, upload photos, embed video, etc. This "MyPage" becomes your own social network "portal" with full capabilities. You can "Edit" features on your "MyPage," move the boxes around by selecting and dragging the headers to where you want them on the page. You can even change your theme and appearance.
In the "RSS" box you can add any RSS feed. You can upload a profile photo or logo under "MySettings" so we can feature your page. For new member instructions and tutorial go to: FAQ's & Tutorial
Invite New & Old "Friends"
Use this full-service social media network to share yourself with the local community by inviting both new and old friends under "Members" to become your "friend." This is how this resource center grows strong and we are kept informed locally about events and activities of vital interest.
May all your creative projects and endeavors be blessed with abundance.
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