July 20, 2017

From the Publisher’s Desk — December 2015/January 2016

When you can step out of your own story for a while and see the world through someone else’s eyes, when you can be open to the possibility that there are ways of experiencing life other than your own, I’m pretty sure you’ll be surprised and delighted by what you find. In this issue, we Read More

Marvelous! Woman Josée Schliemann — Sweetness and Light, an Angel on Earth

By Deb Peterson When you ask Josée Schliemann how and where she learned to be so generous, she looks puzzled. “Barney asked me the same question,” she says, “and I didn’t have an answer for him either.” Barney Larry is the executive director of the Baxter Regional Hospital Foundation. The foundation has been the recipient Read More

Marvelous! Woman December 2015/January 2016 — Josée Schliemann

  Family: Partner Gerry Bluemlein, Stepchildren Barbara Nagel of St. Louis, Bill Schliemann of Houston, Marge Dale of Galveston, and Dan Schliemann of St. Louis, and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Work: Retired secretary, Anheuser-Busch, St. Louis, 25 years. Beauty secret/regimen: Theraderm face wash and moisturizer. Makeup: L’Oreal Salon: Allure Boutique: Gift-Tiques and Pinkadilly Read More

Dr. Mary Wren — Your community will always cherish you

By Deb Peterson “Thanks to Mary, I learned how satisfying it is to be able to help the community.” Those words from Josee Schliemann, benefactor of the Schliemann Center for Women’s Health Education, express the essence of Dr. Mary Wren’s work for the women and families of the Twin Lakes community. The beloved doctor, a Read More