She Grows in the “in-between”

She Grows in the “in-between”

By Melva Blanchard I’m looking for jobs. Just got my Green Card and now I’m able to start something new, a formal job that I can commit to, wake up early for, and put on a blouse and my not-so-high heels. This is an exciting season that brings a lot of hope and makes...
She Lives Simply

She Lives Simply

By Noortje Tyrell ‘She Lives Simply’: an interesting title considering what I was like before. It’s not that I spent an excessive (well, relatively) amount of money on lavish things I didn’t need, but I always found some reason to justify my spending habits. At the...
She Lives Prayerfully

She Lives Prayerfully

By Lacy Finn Borgo There were eight of us in a dingy church basement, meeting weekly for prayer. Eight of us with labels; daughter, engineer, mother, wife, lawyer, teacher, pastor, sister, friend, writer, and baker. While I shirk to think that these labels define us –...
She Lives Generously

She Lives Generously

By Frances Miles Homeward bound on a Wednesday evening I headed out of my local train station aiming for the tram stop straight ahead.  In between me and the exit were a couple of ‘chuggers’ – or ‘charity muggers’ – so called because of the enthusiastic  way they try...
She Lives Creatively

She Lives Creatively

By Anne Middleton When Joanna first told me about the different elements to the SheLives initiative, of course, I was naturally drawn to this one. I am an author and storyteller in schools as well as the editor of MET Connexion, having previously been an actress,...