As we're coming up to the 1 year anniversary of the #Campfire in Northern California that devastated the town of Paradise, CA and the surrounding area, we just released a 3.5 min inspirational video telling a survivor story. www.campfirestory.infoRead More
What does it mean to be sexy? Today advertising uses "sex" to sell everything from toothpaste to veggie burgers, and we're inundated with advertising meant to titillate, and yet, it's still taboo for a woman to breastfeed or show her nipples in public. It's a strange paradox.Read More
Not Just Small Talk w/ Shanna Forrestall - Episode 10 features my special guest and best male friend, Escalante Lundy, talking about his personal health reboot.
Escalante Lundy is an actor who got inspired to overhaul his health to increase his chances of longevity. Find our his secrets, learn from his real-life experience and find your motivation to make the positive changes you’ve been craving.Read More
Not Just Small Talk w/ Shanna Forrestall - Episode 9 features special guest Ryan Hetrick talking about - "The Road to Autism Recovery".
Ryan Hetrick is a brain trauma specialist who works with young people on the spectrum and is producing a documentary called Restoring Balance - learn more about his work, join the online community and learn more about the film at http://www.restoringbalanceautism.com.Read More
This beautiful custom painting that she created specifically to support Restoring Balance Autism Recovery is being sold as signed prints. I love the message, and to me, it's a great reminder of hope and of how our daily choices affect our physical and mental health.
Autism and Recovery are two words we haven't heard put together till recently. I'm excited to be working with an online community that is working to help parents of autistic children with up to date research and knowledge to help them find their family's path to "recovery."
Learn more about the amazing results they've seen over the past few years, and the documentary coming on out in 2018 to share the good news that recovery is possible.Read More
The whole #metoo phenomenon has been a triggering experience for many of us. We lived through it, and then we had to re-live it through the countless stories of women and men across our nation who found the courage to speak.Read More
Mrs. Cookie and others like her hard-hit by Hurricane Harvey and recent disasters need our help, now. Disaster relief needs to be done differently. I want to be part of the solution.Read More
Photo courtesy of Texas Navy
We know that giving anything - time, money, resources and energy is a sacrifice for the average citizen, and yet they are the most likely to respond when called upon.
My goal, and the goal of the forward thinking organizations and non profits I'm working with is to figure out how we can activate the most people to participate in recovery, and then make the most of their offerings?
We must learn from the past and pay attention to the present so that we can ensure our future.Read More
In the past 6 or so years I’ve produced a total of six short films. I thought that my 5th was my last one but after a really rough period, a fellow filmmaker encouraged me to create something to encourage others in what I’d learned. An idea grew that I couldn’t run away from, so this year we present BREATHE.Read More