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Monday, December 2nd - Variety channel

2:00-2:30PM ET/11:00-11:30PM PT
Marta McDowell
You Can Keep Gardening for Life
Marta McDowell is an author and gardener who takes a strong interest in the life of Emily Dickinson. Her writing and garden appeared in popular publications including Woman’s Day, Country Gardening, The New York Times, and more. Marta teaches landscape history and horticulture at the New York Botanical Garden where she has been twice awarded “Instructor of the Year.” She will discuss her new revised version of Emily Dickinson’s Garden and reveal the many ways in which her passion for plants is evident in her extensive collection of poems and letters. Learn more about Marta.
2:30-3:00PM ET/11:30-12:00PM PT
Karen Kaye
Parenting, Children, and Divorce
Karen Kaye is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with the State of Florida and the co-author of My Parents Are Getting A Divorce, an interactive discussion book which is a valuable and thoughtful resource for divorcing parents and their children. The mother/daughter co-author introduction provides a clear understanding of how parents, counselors and other professionals can use this workbook as a tool for more useful and effective communication with children of divorce. More about Karen.

Monday, December 9th - Variety channel

2:00-3:00PM ET/11:00-12:00PM PT
Amy Oestrecher
Celebrating Life’s Everyday Beautiful Detours
Amy Oestrecher is an international keynote speaker, Huffington Post columnist, actor, artist, songwriter, playwright, Audie Award-nominated PSTD peer-to-peer specialist, and author. She is a survivor of extensive medical trauma, including 27 surgeries, and sexual assault. She will discuss her debut book, My Beautiful Detour: An Unthinkable Journey from Gutless to Grateful. She will share her journey, her celebration of ordinary and extraordinary challenges and miracles, and how she empowers others to find gratitude in every setback and discover their own infinite inner strength. More about Amy Oestrecher.

Monday, December 16th - Variety channel

2:00-3:00PM ET/11:00-12:00PM PT
Paula Marshall
Bama Companies
Paula Marshall is an author and has been the CEO of the Bama Companies since 1984. Her vision stands as a beacon for team members, inspiring the organization to achieve the Bama mission – “People Helping People Be Successful”. Under her leadership, Bama has expanded to provide a wide variety of frozen desserts and baked goods to fast food chains, as well as casual and family dining restaurants. She will give tips on how to make work fulfilling and productive, as well as discuss her book, Finding the Soul of Big Business. More about Paula.

Monday, December 23rd - Variety channel

2:00-3:00PM ET/11:00-12:00PM PT
Gina Gardiner
Thriving not Surviving

Gina Gardiner is a best selling author, motivational speaker, empowerment coach, trainer and media host. She is the author of several books including Thriving Not Surviving:The 5 Secret Pathways To Happiness, Success and Fulfilment. Gina learned to walk twice as an adult whilst running an award-winning school, for the most part from a wheelchair. She discusses transformational strategies to get happy, stay happy and spread happiness throughout your life. More about Gina.

Monday, December 30th - Variety channel

2:00-3:00PM ET/11:00-12:00PM PT
Paige Marrs PhD & Don Marrs
Grabbing Lightning: The Messy Quest for an Extraordinary Love

Paige Marrs PhD & Don Marrs have been happily married for over 30 years, Paige and Don Marrs have also worked together since the day they joined their lives. For the past decade they have offered their relationship program, The Love Conversation®, which teaches core principles and methods for making the quest for love less messy and has helped countless individuals create extraordinary love in their most cherished relationships. They will discuss their book, Grabbing Grabbing Lightning: The Messy Quest for an Extraordinary Love and how to make your relationship as vibrant as your inner life. More about Paige and Don Marrs work.

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