Episode 4 of the Podcast!

Join the road weary band backstage in Dahlonega, GA where things go off the rails, and fast. 

Hangin' With Hendo Episode 3

Tune in to Episode 3 of the newly created Hangin' With Hendo "The Podcast" now! My special guest is Senior Vice President of Everything Auction Related June 21st, Lisa Cashman! It's not only informative, but actually a bit funny as…


Hangin' With Hendo - The Podcast

Listen along as Hangin' With Hendo the blog morphs into Hangin' With Hendo the podcast! I'll be talking with all the players that help make the Girls Rising Music Festival and Game Changer Awards happen! You can listen to the…

Update from Kristen

On 10/1/18 I underwent an unexpected surgical procedure to repair herniated and ruptured discs in my cervical spine. The good news is I am moving slowly and steadily in the right direction and getting better everyday. 

Unfortunately, I have…


Angels in our own Backyard

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For the past four year’s our Girls Rising BeachFest MainStage was…

Joan Jett and Melissa Etheridge

There's a certain time and place to ask someone something. Timing is really everything. But sometimes, when an opportunity presents itself, you have to strike. 
For example, say you're at a dinner party. The person sitting next to you is…

Make Better Choices Part 2

The right brain rainbow is factually correct

That's me on the right. Ironically. It occurred to me while reading over some of my past blogs that I should post a disclaimer. Anything I write on this blog is based on…

Minerva Audio & The Babysitter

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Our best and favorite baby sitter lives 3 doors down from us. She is also my daughter Kate's flute teacher. She's a junior in high school and the type of…

Girls Rising Announces All-Star Panel for BeachFest 5!

Sea Cliff, NY - June 30, 2018 - All female rock band Antigone Rising will present their 5th annual BeachFest at Sea Cliff Beach Pavilion on Saturday June 30th from 12 noon - 10pm. BeachFest celebrates the work of the…