Change Makers

Inspired to Act by Linda Sechrist Ours is not the task of fixing the entire world all at once, but of stretching out to mend the part of the world that is within our reach. Any small, calm thing that one soul can do to help another soul will help immensely. It is not given […]

A Walk to Remember

The Labyrinth Found These Charlotteans by Kimberly Lawson Presbyterian Hospital has one. Davidson College has another in Hobart Park. Some are found tucked away near churches, such as St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, Sardis Baptist Church and Avondale Presbyterian Church. There’s even one at the McCrorey Family YMCA. If you didn’t know to look for […]

In Remembrance

Pura Vida Wordly Art Offers a Place to Commemorate the Dead by Kimberly Lawson Tucked away inside Pura Vida Worldly Art in NoDa is something of a sacred space. While the noise of happy weekend revelers trickles through the shop’s front door, a makeshift shrine stands serenely against the back wall of an inner room. […]

Bike Lessons

Biketoberfest Returns for Second Year to Educate about Cycling by Kimberly Lawson In 2015, Jordan Moore, bicycle program director with Sustain Charlotte, and his wife, put a little over 2,000 miles on the car they share. The rest of the time, they used their bicycles to get around the city. After calculating gasoline, taxes, insurance, […]

Sibella Circle – Support Groups for Women 40+

A Soft Place™: Sibella Circle – Women’s Support Groups for Women 40+ 151 Church Street, NW Concord, NC 28025 877-825-8740 Finding Purpose and Meaning in the Second Phase of Your Life.Giving birth to your Soul’s Calling –– “IF NOT NOW, THEN WHEN?” Let’s face it ladies; The frustration you’re feeling. The endless days of discontentment. The longing for more! Those […]


Laurie Hlywa, LMBT, NC #4157 (704) 658-4200 Sunshine.05pony@gmail.com Make your health a priority! Utilize Reiki and massage for your preventative healing. Laurie has 14 years of intuitive energy healing and massage experience, and now Reiki too. Take care of YOU!


Autumn Austin MA, LPC, LCAS Licensed Professional Counselor Reiki Master APlaceCalledThere.com (704) 651-0668 Evolutionary/Holistic Counseling & Energy Healing. A body, mind & spirit approach to overcoming struggles, healing hurts, learning to live beyond limitations and deepening spiritual journeys. Addiction and trauma specialist.


  MCKS Pranic Healing, Education Pranichealingsouth@gmail.com PranicHealingCharlotte.com A unique place for spirituality, healing, community. Meditation, Pranic Healing sessions and courses. (Pranic Healing, Advanced Pranic Healing, Pranic Psychotherapy). Nurses, LMTs, Acupuncturists, Social Workers.

Bodywork Goes Mainstream: Helpful Access Points to Health

by Linda Sechrist The seed holds within itself hints of its magnificent maturity. So it is with the practice of whole-person health care, which has matured in language, sophistication, credibility and acceptance. In a single generation, we’ve seen its presence grow from the outer edges of holistic and alternative wellness to complementary and integrative health […]


Nancy Fuller, L.Ac. 5200 Park Rd., Suite 111 Charlotte, NC 28209 (980) 228-0820 www.livewellacu.com At Live Well I relieve pain, treat general illness, lift mood and increase energy.  Vibrant health is my goal as I work with patients using Traditional Chinese Medicine, which includes acupuncture, Chinese herbs, tui na, gua sha, moxa, dietary therapy and […]