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Get Organized! If You Need Help Figuring Out How to Make it All Look Good, You Need Home Simplified
Naturally organized Christina Coscia, the owner of Home Simplified talks about the different ways her Charleston-based business can help get you organized.
As she tells host Erin Kienzle, she was a classically trained pastry chef and a general manager in the hospitality industry who transitioned into this business bringing her talent for home organization, and founding Home Simplified.
Find out how she helps clients decide what to keep, what to let go, and where to put it so their kitchen, closet, pantry and other rooms are more organized, attractive and useful.
Make life simpler and easier, listen to today's episode, find great tips, then contact Christina to get started at Home-Simplified.com.
Discover Best of Both Worlds Care for Seniors with BeWell@Home
Wellness Coordinator Katharine Hassell of BeWell@Home by Lutheran Homes of South Carolina talks with host Erin Kienzle about their offerings which allow seniors access to a host of Lutheran Homes of South Carolina's retirement facilities as well as their amenities, enrichment programs and the social aspects offered by those communities. Then at the end of the day they go back home where they want to continue living.
Hassell explains that in the area of Senior Care you'll commonly see Retirement Communities, seniors living with family or seniors who stay at home and do the best that they can. What you don't see a lot of, that's becoming more available across the country is a place for seniors that want to live at home, but need some assistance to do it successfully and meet their needs. That's where BeWell@Home comes in, currently offering 5 levels of membership.
Listen to the discussion of the services and benefits of BeWell@Home, and the different things they do and don't cover.
Strength & Recovery is for Fitness Enthusiasts and More. Learn More and Feel Better!
Who needs a fitness recovery studio like Strength & Recovery? People that move, that's who! Louise Van Patten, Owner and Liz Hollenczer, Recovery Specialist of Strength & Recovery chat with host Erin Kienzle about the different options Strength & Recovery provides, and how you can take advantage of them to prehab, rehab and rebuild strength to train, rest, or perform.
Learn About the Quality & Assortment Found at Rhodes Boutique Home & Gift in West Ashley
Carolina Rhodes, the owner of Rhodes Boutique Home & Gift tells host Erin Kienzle about the boutique's curated collection of ladies' apparel, gifts for men & women as well as children & babies, plus accessories and other items. She moves on to Rhodes Home & Gift and explains they carry home decor and other items for the home, fun linens, accents, their wedding registry, gifts, and books.
Rhodes is proud of her wonderful staff members, and she and Erin discuss the experience you can expect in Rhodes Boutique Home & Gift, how they "sell happy," Rhodes' background and how she got into retail sales and opened a boutique.
They also get into what trends Rhodes and her staff are observing for Lowcountry women, favorite brands of apparel in the boutique, the balance of online and in-person sales, how they got their start monogramming and so much more about the Rhodes Boutique and Rhodes Home & Gift.
If you're not in the neighborhood, go to the Rhodes Boutique and Home & Gift store online.
Beauti Basics: Skin Care with Beverly Murphy
Beverly Murphy, owner of Beauti Basics in Mount Pleasant talks to host Erin Kienzle about women aging in reverse. The two talk about Murphy's start in the beauty industry, color analysis and how it can help, and the types of collagen that are useful and useless as well as why collagen is important for skin care.
Beverly has done makeup for celebrities and people appearing on TV (and more) and now with Beauti Basics she has brought her experience not only to commercial productions, but also to the general public! So if you are interested in:
- a full suite of skincare, makeup and fashion services
- what colors & clothes can make you look younger and even thinner
- anti-aging treatments
- skin care education
- make up for commercial productions like high-definition television productions, photo shoots, headshots, fashion shows
- make up services for special events like weddings, proms, pageants, speaking engagements
- and more
... then make sure you listen in to find out how Beauti Basics can help you regain that youthful glow and look your best. For more information check BeautiBasics.com.
Dr. Laura Ganci, CEO, on the Comprehensive and Integrative Care Approach of Pattison’s Academy
Pattison's Academy is a nonprofit organization in West Ashley that provides comprehensive services to children with complex disabilities and their families in the Lowcountry.
Pattison’s Academy offers four sectors programming including a public charter school, a therapeutic summer camp, an early intervention program that provides in-home services for children from birth to age 3 who are navigating potential developmental delays, and outpatient therapy services such as occupational therapy, speech therapy, and physical therapy.
As Dr Laura Ganci explains to host Erin Kienzle: the care provided by Pattison's Academy draws families that move to the Charleston, SC area to find the type of comprehensive and holistic care they provide for children.
Ganci explains that Pattison's Academy's integrative approach provides therapy, medical and educational services during the school day and thoughtfully weaves needed services together appropriately to meet the unique needs of each student and their families to support them.
They also discuss Ganci's background in advocacy, education and her experience; the different data gathering and research they are doing to improve upon their services, the fundraisers they have and their purpose as well as why they are seeking a new building.
Great information is found throughout this episode, so be sure to listen through to the end.