Curating Style for Every Woman Meet Fashionista Stacie Barba As a wife and mother of four, Stacie Barba does her best work in the wee hours of the morning.  Juggling school schedules and activities between photo shoots and business meetings has been her norm for the past decade. This entrepreneur has done what it takes to […]

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From Country Stars to TV and Film Meet Songwriter: Tammy Hyler Written by Shelley Barski You may not know Tammy Hyler, but you’ve definitely heard her songs. With a discography that includes soundtracks to Runaway Bride, Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen, New in Town and Desperate Housewives, her songs have universal acclaim. Today, Hyler […]

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“My God’s not dead. He’s surely alive. He’s living on the inside roaring like a lion…” These lyrics from the band, Newsboys, have reached millions around the world. When the single, “God’s Not Dead (Like A Lion),” was first released in 2011, it was a #1 radio hit on the Billboard AC Monitored chart. Since […]

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From the Dark To The Light, The Freedom Of Art: Kyle Trudelle Written by Henry Ortlip Statistics are shocking when it comes to the development of kids in homes where one or more parent is addicted to drugs. Most numbers point to a life of depression, time in prison, or continuing the addictive drug cycle. […]

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Like A Country Song – From the Red Carpet Premiere to CMA Music Festival to the Grand Ole Opry: Billy Ray Cyrus, Cast and Filmmakers Invade Nashville Country music superstar Billy Ray Cyrus, for KING & COUNTRY’s Joel Smallbone, Two and a Half Men’s Jennifer Taylor, The Twilight Saga’s Booboo Stewart, and actress Kerry Knuppe […]

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Francesca Battistelli: Blooming Where She’s Planted Written by Kelli Gillespie Since her debut a short six years ago, Francesca Battistelli has earned a Grammy nomination, numerous Dove Awards including 2011 Artist of the Year and Female Vocalist of the Year, plus her music has been featured on television shows ranging from Fox’s So You Think […]

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Leading A Generation for Generosity: Sevenly Founder Dale Partridge Written by Samantha Baer It started in a living room with a discussion about dreams and two years later, it’s creating quite a stir. An organization with a unique business model, Sevenly, was recently described by Forbes Magazine as “Changing the world $7 at a time.”  […]

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Bikes and Beads Lead to Business and a Better Life: The Blessings of 31 Bits Written by Samantha Baer Paper can take on many forms. It can be bound and made into a book or magazine, it can be folded through origami and turned into a crane, or cut all over until it becomes a […]

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FAITH ON TOUR: The PGA Guys that Play and Pray Situated atop cliffs towering above the Pacific Ocean, some of the greatest golfers in the world gather at Torrey Pines in La Jolla, California. Each year these decorated players take to the fairway in hopes of winning the Farmers Insurance Open. But titles, cash, and […]

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Designer Dreams: The Style of Kari Schoeneck Written by Kelli Gillespie From the Midwest to New York City Kari Schoeneck lived out every aspiring designer’s dream. Sewing all her life, she adapted well to the Big Apple, but her talents soon brought her to call San Diego home. Risen caught up with this creative girl […]

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