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a former domestic violence abuser explains why

October 28, 2013

Who is Claxton Jones?* *Name has been changed to protect the identity of the former domestic violence abuser Well, some said Jones had a way with women. “They paid for nothing.  I had a pocket full of cash and credit cards.”  Some said...

By Toni

Top 10 Halloween Bash Ideas

October 24, 2013

Boo! That spooktacular time of the year is upon us once again, and with it has come such crisp and exhilarating weather.  It’s a time for the young and young-at-heart to go guising for treats, be thrilled by haunted activities, and...

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The 4-Question Test: Is He Marriage Material?

October 22, 2013

Dear Toni, I got dumped again. Well, sorta. You see, we were dating for a couple of months and I thought everything was going well, but then he got ‘busy’ and he just stopped calling. It’s not the first time ‘busy’ has happened in a...

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domestic violence: one survivor’s story

October 14, 2013

*Name has been changed to protect the identity of the domestic violence survivor. Looking at Yvonne* you would never know that less than six months ago she was fighting for her life, that less than six months ago someone had decided...

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Juice: aloe anew

October 10, 2013

Us desert folk have looked to the healing powers of the aloe plant for ages.  As a little girl, my abuela used to cut the leaves from her sacred plant for teas and medicines.  Each layer of this succulent plant serves a different and...

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q&a with artist ryan cunningham

October 8, 2013

If you didn’t get enough of the artist/attorney Ryan Cunningham video, then check out some behind the scenes questions that we asked the renaissance man as well as some of his paintings from his Modern West Modern Life series....

By Toni