For every friend I keep … each of them has fueled a magical spark of inspiration and light within me. This page is dedicated to those whose work and passion I promote and believe in, and whose friendships continue to leave a lasting imprint on me. ~ Jen
Karen Moore – www.zenbykarenmoore.com
A friendship borne from our past lives, the Universe brought us back together in the present time. Karen is a jewelry designer, entrepreneur, yogi, and my soul sister. Her positive energy is contagious, invigorating, and transparent in everything that she creates, especially with her ZKM gemstones. I am indebted to her love and wisdom – all of which has enabled me to realize the person I am meant to be.
Carrie Snider – www.carriesnider.blogspot.com
Carrie is a wife, mother of three, editor, freelance writer, photographer, blogger, and loyal friend. We have 18 years of history together; she has loved me unconditionally throughout the stages of my personal evolvement as an individual and creative being. I admire her strength, intellect, conviction, and mostly, the courage to do it all!
Leigh D. P. – www.bmoreloveleigh.blogspot.com
Leigh is a talented corporate executive and an artistic “fashionista”, with an impeccable taste for clothing design and home décor. Ten years after crossing paths at our first corporate gig in Chicago, she remains one of the “darlings” in my heart – a true friend and a sister I always wish I had.
Cat Li Stevenson – www.catstevenson.com
Cat is a mindful student, wellness devotee, motivational writer, entrepreneur at heart, my real estate business partner and Arizona soul sister. She inspires me to live authentically and write about daring self-discoveries. Our soulful connection has awakened my inner clarity to finally seize and pursue my passion in creative writing and entrepreneurship.
Jyl Auxter – www.jylauxter.com
Jyl is one of the most special beings I have had the chance to connect with personally and spiritually. She is a spiritual and holistic energy healer, devout yogi, and published author. Jyl also regularly hosts conscious dinner parties promoting clean, organic cooking, and offers healing workshops and retreats throughout the country. She currently resides in Brussels, Belgium.
Dr. Carrie Rittling – www.eastvalleynd.com/physicians/carrie-rittling
Carrie is a licensed Naturopathic Medical Doctor in Arizona. She specializes in treating many childhood conditions including behavioral and developmental delays and hyperactive disorders. She is also a vegan and cook book author. I know her best as a passionate advocate for promoting healthy and conscious living. Her workshops are held regularly at her clinic in Mesa, AZ.
Captain Clint Moore – www.captainclintmoore.com
A native of Sugarloaf Key, Clint is an experienced fisherman, charter boat captain, local guide, photographer, web designer, and husband to my friend, Karen. His ultra-laid back and free-spirited views on living simply is a humbling reminder and an inspiration that a simplicity lifestyle offers a prosperous and fulfilled life!
Monica Behling – www.scottsdaleacupuncture.com
Monica is licensed with the state of Arizona to practice acupuncture and oriental medicine. Her holistic approach is tailored to help facilitate balance and harmony for the mind and body. She combines acupuncture, herbal medicines, and dietary therapy to promote overall health and wellness – all in a very Zen-like quality!