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  • Bookmarked: Naomi Berry

    The theme of this month’s issue is “Healthy Living,” and with that in mind Frontdoors asked a prominent local counselor for an inspiring read to start the year. RECOMMENDS: “Man’s Search for Meaning” by Viktor E. Frankl...

    • Posted December 29, 2020
  • Bookmarked: Dr. Richard Sagar

    Since 1986, Ballet Etudes has brightened the holiday season for thousands through its staging of “The Nutcracker.” However, faced with the COVID-19 pandemic, the company made the difficult decision to cancel the ballet for 2020. To keep...

    • Posted October 29, 2020
  • Bookmarked: Monica Villalobos

    President & CEO of the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Recommends: An American Legacy: Racism, Nativism and White Supremacy” by David R. Morse Her Take “This thorough and comprehensive historical account is a deep dive into the...

    • Posted August 27, 2020
  • Bookmarked: Jennifer McCabe

    Director and chief curator at Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art Recommends: “White Fragility” by Robin DiAngelo Her Take “Amid the national debate on systemic racism and police violence, I am rereading ‘White Fragility.’ Apparently, I’m not alone...

    • Posted August 4, 2020
  • Bookmarked: Trustees of Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust share their favorite books

    JIM BRUNER RECOMMENDS “Appetite for America: Fred Harvey and the Business of Civilizing the Wild West — One Meal at a Time” by Stephen Fried HIS TAKE “Harvey, born in England, came to America as a teenager,...

    • Posted May 7, 2020
  • Bookmarked: Kate Benjamin

    Owner of Hauspanther LLC and co-author of New York Times bestsellers “Catification” and “Catify to Satisfy” RECOMMENDS: “Writers and Their Cats” by Alison Nastasi HER TAKE             “This collection of stories peers into the relationships between 45...

    • Posted April 2, 2020
  • Bookmarked: Dennita Sewell

    Professor of Practice at the ASU Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts RECOMMENDS: “Fins: Harley Earl, the Rise of General Motors, and the Glory Days of Detroit” by William Knoedelseder HER TAKE             “This book starts...

    • Posted March 5, 2020
  • Bookmarked: Heartfelt Reads

                February is American Heart Month, and with it a reminder that heart disease is the number-one killer of women. To shine a light on the vital work of the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women...

    • Posted February 6, 2020
  • Bookmarked: Healthy Picks for Kids

    Common Sense Media expanded into Arizona in 2018, naming Ilana Lowery the state’s regional director. The nonprofit’s mission is to help families take charge of their digital media choices, and that’s no small feat today! Its website...

    • Posted January 2, 2020
  • Bookmarked: Holiday 2019 Edition

    Local books make great gifts for everyone on your list. FOR MOM: “The Color of Mother” by Chelsea Young This beautifully illustrated hardcover picture book for kids doubles as a gift for moms to treasure as a...

    • Posted December 5, 2019