Maxine Earhart is The Queen Of Reinvention

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As any creative person knows, it’s not always the finished product that’s valuable — many times it’s what you learn in the process. And in the case of Life, it’s who we become in the process.  One of the gifts of aging is the opportunity to reinvent yourself, again and again.   From beauty queen to roadie to seamstress and restauranteur, Maxine Earhart has done just that…and she’s not finished yet.

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From Therea Clower’s grief, “Into Light Project” was born, a national non-profit organization dedicated to changing the conversation about drug addiction; a tribute to others, like her son, who lost their lives to opioid addiction.

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In 2010, in what can only be described as a very Growing Bolder move, Nanton challenged himself to chase his dream of becoming a documentary filmmaker. It was an ambitious goal but Nanton, if nothing else, is a man who knows how to take what is and create what might be.

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Top 5 Creative Design Apps for Adults

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Poetry That Empowers

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The impact of creativity on people living with dementia is slowly transforming the way they are cared for. Creative activities have been shown to not only prevent or delay the onset of dementia, but they can also reduce depression, agitation, and isolation by providing the power of choice and decision making.

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