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Oh Great Stories! They’re Everywhere… 5 Storytelling Truths

by CRAVE Blogger

Documentary filmmaker Ken Burns is a master of storytelling whose passion is palpable as he shares where the inspiration comes from for his captivating work. “Oh great stories!” he exclaims, as his eyes light up with child-like wonder. “They’re everywhere!” And he’s right. So why is it that in Hollywood, politics, business, and in life, […]

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Chantal, what do you CRAVE today?

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10 Things Chantal CRAVES 1. Intimacy What’s interesting to me is when we go beyond connection to deep intimacy. With partners, with friends, in circles… That’s where the magic happens.   2. Family time I deeply cherish time with my husband and our two rambunctious boys.   3. Dance Couldn’t live without it. I recommend […]

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Everyone Looks OK…

by CRAVE Blogger

I have always known that everyone has a story. Knowing your good friends’ stories is one thing. Now that I have had a sampling of women’s stories from seven Urban Campfire events in different cities, I look at everyone differently. When I walk down the street or walk into a room of people, I say […]

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A Love Note To The Supporters Of Urban Campfire

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The skoah krew had a great time making friends and finding our marshmallows! Don’t forget to book your CRAVE power facial at any of their 3 Seattle area locations: Capitol Hill: 206.323.9336 | capitolhill@skoah.com Pike St: 206.623.5541 | pikestreet@skoah.com Bellevue: 425.451.4934 | bellevue@skoah.com Happy Skin! Riverdog Marketing, your support means the WORLD to us! Gene […]

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From Darkness to Light – guest post by Diane Najm, founder of PhotoPad

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PhotoPad, founded by Diane Najm, is one of our sensational Urban Campfire sponsors. Diane opens her heart here and shares a story of radical change – we love the way she nurtures our community, offers her expertise to help wherever she can, and inspires everyone she meets! ******************** There’s a crack in everything. That’s how the […]

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Reframing Authenticity – a guest post by Melinda Hunt

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Part of what we so treasure about the Urban Campfire community is the safety we feel with each other – the willingness of the women present to open up and show their true colors, no matter how vulnerable the storytelling (and hearing) can make us feel; there is a certain freedom in that, and an important release that […]

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GirlFriendCircles and What We Crave – an Urban Campfire-side chat with Shasta Nelson

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Urban Campfire kindling-gatherer Sara LeHoullier sits down for a chat with Main Event Speaker Shasta Nelson, founder of GirlFriendCircles, about something we all crave – deep, caring, authentic relationships with girlfriends – and why those are so important, and so healing in our whirlwind lives! With just ONE WEEK left until the Urban Campfire Main Event, we […]

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On Receiving what We Exude – by Catherine Howard

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We do a lot of talking about how Urban Campfire inspires and excites – but how does it happen? What’s the secret behind this event that brings women from all over to share their stories? Catherine Howard, Conversing Fire Founder and Creative Communications Consultant, ruminates on behaviors, motivations and strategies that we use to pierce defensive barriers […]

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On Receiving what We Exude – by Catherine Howard

by CRAVE Blogger

We do a lot of talking about how Urban Campfire inspires and excites – but how does it happen? What’s the secret behind this event that brings women from all over to share their stories? Catherine Howard, Conversing Fire Founder and Creative Communications Consultant, ruminates on behaviors, motivations and strategies that we use to pierce defensive barriers […]

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