The editorial team has a special attachment to our new series, The Trailblazers: Rewriting the Narrative, because so many of us feel that media portrayals of women have been too one dimensional. Today, women are doing incredible things in all fields – from science and technology to finance, law, business, athletics and more. With the Trailblazers series, we hope to highlight and celebrate female role models, encourage more equal and just representation in the media, and help foster a more tight-knit community locally helping women find mentors, business partners, friends and more.
Below, you’ll find some incredible trailblazers from in and around Chandler that we hope you will check out, follow and support.
What makes me more proud as a brand is when your client keeps coming back and they refer you to all the people they know, that’s my best advertisement and I’m grateful and thank them for it, without them, I wouldn’t be where I am today. Read more>>
Fruta Healthy Eating is a casual eatery. We offer all natural products like cold-pressed juices, superfood smoothies, acai, dragon fruit bowls, sandwiches, customizable salads and all healthy sweets related to fruits like fruit popsicles, fruit cups, and fruit nice cream! We carry vegan, gluten free and dairy free options too. Read more>>
I found a love for graphic design at 24 when I decided to make my own wedding invites (2009). I honestly had no idea that what I was doing was graphic design and over the course of the year (2010), I found myself becoming more interested in it. Read more>>
I am a full-time Real Estate agent with Coldwell Banker, who goes by ACTIVE REAL ESTATE because I love to incorporate all my passions into everything I do. I thank my clients for “trusting me with the heavy lifting” because for most people this is one of the biggest decisions of their life! I have the privilege and opportunity to be a part of a memory that will last a lifetime – I don’t take that lightly! Read more>>
I realized I had two paths… the western medicine path, which was leading to surgery, or something more holistic. Thankfully, I came to my senses and started down a path of alternative, holistic, or complementary medicine. I found myself trying yoga, meditation, acupuncture, reiki, and reading about energy medicine and the power of our minds. Read more>>
I’ve had a love for writing and storytelling since I was very young. From blogging to short stories, I’ve created many portals into the world of fiction and creative writing. Writing is a part of my career, hobbies, and overall self-expression. I use writing as a vessel to release my mental energy, process emotions, and explore my imagination. Read more>>
I am self-taught in my design capabilities, having learned through much trial and error. I would go into stores and stare at the insides of garments to see how the lines and seams all melded together. Then I would go home and mimic each design until I had perfectly created the same garment. Read more>>