• Giving Back

    Kenepela’s Kitchen: Healthy Food for All

    By Annalysa Elledge Being a personal trainer since 2003, Jenn Robinson has an in-depth understanding of the importance of eating clean. Working with Wise County clients over the years, particularly busy families, she realized that [...]
  • Home & Garden

    A Pyromaniac for Torch Lilies

    By Norman Winter, Horticulturist, Author, and Speaker | Facebook @NormanWinterTheGarden Guy Sitting on the couch sometime last winter with my trusty perennial catalogue in hand I gawked over the Pyromania red hot pokers, or torch [...]
  • Finance

    Retirees risk outliving savings

    By Brent Shaw, Modern Woodmen, Fraternal Financial | m.brent.shaw@mwarep.org Jean and Carrol’s retirement savings won’t run out tomorrow, but they worry that what they spend on leisure now will rob them of money they could [...]
  • Style & Beauty

    Tips to help men look their best

    Though television commercials might give the impression that beauty and grooming concerns are exclusive to women, men like to look good, too. In fact, according to the market research firm Euromonitor International, retail sales of [...]
  • Style & Beauty

    Essential summer skin care tips

    Protecting and caring for skin should be part of people’s year-round health care regimens. Such an approach can help people look their best and also uncover any minor issues before they escalate into something more [...]
  • Food & Drink

    Chef Point: A five-star food lover’s destination

    What does a gas station and an everything-but-the-kitchen-sink-piled-on-top Bloody Mary have in common? Usually not much, but in this instance, it’s Chef Point. Chef Point is a five-star food-lover’s destination located in a converted gas [...]
  • Features

    Parting Shot: Summer Beauty

    Summertime is in full swing as the sun breaks through the clouds in a stunning display and livestock graze the green pastures. (Photo by Jon Nunneley)
  • Travel & Culture

    Natural Escapes

    By Dani Blackburn When we set out to do this “Travel” issue, we did so with the hope that by the time the issue hit the stands, we would be moving on from the worldwide [...]
  • Food & Drink

    Honey Lime Fruit Salad

    Ingredients:StrawberriesPineappleBlueberriesRed grapesKiwiMandarin orangesBananasHoneyLime zestLime juiceDirections: Chop fruits and add them to a large mixing bowl. To read more, pick up a copy of the May/June issue of LiveIt magazine.
  • Giving Back

    Wise County Christian Counseling: Ushering in Hope

    By Annalysa Elledge Since 2006, Wise County Christian Counseling has been ushering in hope for the journey by providing professional counseling for children, teens, and adults struggling with things like depression, anxiety, marriages, grief, relationships, [...]
  • Carefree Companions

    Unleashed: Meet Josie

    Josie Blackburn, nine-year-old West Highland Terrier. She loves chasing squirrels, playing ball and playing outside in the rain. To submit your four-legged friend to be featured in the next issue of LiveIt magazine, e-mail dani@postoakmedia.net.