Month: December 2016

December 29, 2016 jamiesmith

  Some people have their friends over to toast to the year that has passed, while others stay up until midnight to watch the ball drop in New York City. Whatever your traditions, celebrating the incoming new year is always exciting. If you are looking for something to do with your friends and family on…

December 23, 2016 jamiesmith

We’ve all felt that common ache after eating a heavy, rich meal. The bloating, gas and other gut discomforts are never fun, but did you know that problems with your gut can lead to other, more long-term health problems?   More than 70 percent of your immune system exists in your gut and having proper…

December 19, 2016 jamiesmith

Loving Choices is a faith-based, pregnancy resource center that offers a variety of services at no cost to teenage girls and adult women who find themselves in unplanned pregnancies. These services include STD testing, pregnancy tests, short-term crisis counseling, long-term peer mentoring, parenting education, infant supplies, community health referrals for prenatal care and referrals for…

December 13, 2016 jamiesmith

  The Children’s Advocacy Center of Benton County’s vision is to eliminate child abuse and its mission “empowering children to find their voice.”   How do we do this? We provide a safe place for child abuse victims and their families to receive comprehensive services from dedicated professional interviewers, nurses, counselors and advocates in a…

December 6, 2016 jamiesmith

The Bellaflies Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is dedicated to Making a Positive by providing hope for children and families affected by pediatric strokes. The foundation raises pediatric stroke awareness, funds pediatric stroke research and education worldwide, and provides support to children’s hospitals. Pediatric strokes are the 6th cause of death in children…

December 1, 2016 jamiesmith

Remember when you were moving into your home or business, and you wished there were more electrical outlets or that light switch that is in the wrong place? It happens to everyone, whether the outlets or switches are in the wrong place or there simply are not enough throughout the house. Here are some things…