Karen Gross presents YOUR BEST SELF IN 2012: A Workshop for Women, featuring fashion, beauty and nutrition secrets for your most fabulous year yet! You won't want to miss this incredible opportunity to learn insider tips from the experts, from style staples that flatter to how to nurture body and soul through elegantly healthful eating. Plus, enjoy a fun, sassy cabaret performance by Karen to close the afternoon! Light refreshments will be provided.
YOUR BEST SELF IN 2012 features:
A licensed aesthetician for over 20 years, Judith D’Andrea provides exquisite, upscale beauty and grooming services for women and men. With a classic, elegant sensibility and a meticulous attention to detail, Judith has garnered a loyal Philadelphia-area following since arriving in Bucks County, Pa., in 2003. After seven successful years as owner-operator of the boutique beauty destination La Spa Arabesque in Doylestown, Pa., Judith launched a thriving wardrobe restyling business in summer 2011 to assist her clients with creating their complete look. Judith has been featured in Philadelphia Magazine and The Intelligencer among other publications. Visit www.judithdandrea.com
Ali Shapiro is a certified health coach and 18-year cancer survivor. For over five years, through her private practice, workshops, speaking engagements and writings, Ali Shapiro has helped women make lasting health changes and see the emotional intelligence in their weight-loss journeys. Ali is a board-certified holistic health counselor through the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and Columbia University's Teachers College; she draws additional coaching expertise from her University of Pennsylvania master’s degree in change management. In 2009, she authored the book “The Roots of Going Green: Your Fork, Your Power” to illustrate the environmental and relational impact our industrial food supply has on our health and well-being. Ali is a regular health contributor to the NBC 10! Show and has been featured by the Wall Street Journal, the Philadelphia Inquirer, and Philadelphia Magazine. Visit www.alishapiro.com
A versatile cabaret performer, songwriter and comedienne, Karen Gross enchants audiences with her warmth, humor, captivating stage presence and gorgeous, expressive voice. Based in Philadelphia, where she is at the forefront of the city's cabaret scene, Karen has been featured at prestigious music venues and festivals including Lincoln Center in NYC, the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia, New York City cabaret institution Don't Tell Mama, and the Philadelphia area's premier venues including the Society Hill Playhouse, Sellersville Theater, Tin Angel, World Cafe Live and Puck. She has performed as a special guest for a wide range of artists including legendary comedian Robert Klein and hit songwriters Lisa Loeb, Jeffrey Gaines and John Eddie. Karen’s original music has earned radio airplay on Philadelphia's acclaimed WXPN radio station and she has been featured on the NBC 10! Show, on Channel 6ABC, and in the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Style Magazine, the Jewish Exponent, the Princeton Packet, The Intelligencer, the Bucks County Herald and numerous other publications. Visit www.karengross.com
The event will take place at HIGHLAND FARM BED & BREAKFAST, the beautiful former home of Broadway lyricist Oscar Hammerstein II. HIghland Farm is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. For more information and to make overnight reservations, visit www.highlandfarmbb.com