Breaking News: Evelyn Baker Joins SIB
Sisters In Business is proud to present its newest SIB Client Evelyn Baker,
and owner of "Elegant Handkerchiefs". Now having secured a
very special spot as being a 2006 Honorary Business "Pioneer" Client in the
SIB Network, Evelyn endeavors towards furthering her business dream of
offering beautiful, custom, and made-by-hand ladies handkerchiefs to women
all over in 2007 .
beautiful gift idea, from a "sister" in business: "Elegant Handkerchiefs"
by Evelyn Baker. Stay tuned for more about Evelyn Baker and watch
for her "Elegant Handkerchiefs" business debut in upcoming issue of
Sisters In Business Online Newsletter. For more info about acquiring Evelyn's
special scarves for the holidays call 423.443.8447, or email
"AFTER THE DEBUT" SUCCESS STORY
"I am actually having a ball just being noticed and recognized
for my product. This is success within itself.
You may publish any of the comments below. These are my true
feeling and how much I appreciate your organization."
"It has been truly a blessing. I have received several telephone calls,
e-mails as well as people stopping me to "Congratulate" me on my new
venture. I have had feed back where sisters and brothers who are passing
the article on to others to read and view. That is very POWERFUL. The
feed back I have received is the Debut Article was presented very timely
and professionally. My plan is to share the comments I have received with
Lastly, if it was not for GOD allowing me to take this GIANT step and
putting the right people into my space to encourage me to adventure out
into the uncharted waters, I would not be here today.
Ladies, if you have an hidden talent or business idea you would like to
present to others, try sistersinbusiness.net."
In last week's
issue of the Sisters In Business Online Newsletter, Darlene
Houston's Purse-sonal Collection business was debuted, resulting
remarkable website and email marketing ratings for her web pages
and related links.
The following are emailed statements submitted by Darlene giving a personal account of her experience regarding the debut of her
business via SIB.
Treasa Newton of Woman's Way Journal
SME (Subject Matter Expert) for SIB's "Lunch & Learn" on December 14 ,
SIB Sponsor and Partner Treasa Newton will be (SME) for month of
Newton is Editor / Publisher of Woman’s Way Journal, a regional
information publication for women. She began Woman’s Way in March of 1993
as a ministry to “education, inform and empower women in a family-type
publication.” Today, the publication has over 60,000 readers monthly and
is distributed in seven counties; two in Tennessee and five in Georgia.
establishing Woman’s Way Journal, Treasa was CEO of Creative
Communications, a local advertising agency in the Chattanooga area for ten
served as Supervisor of the Communications Department of Blue Cross / Blue
Shield of Tennessee, as Public Relations Director for a national hospital
management firm and was responsible for some 150 hospitals nationwide. She
also served as Director of Information Services for the University of
Tennessee at Chattanooga, as advertising assistant for a major
manufacturing company and as editorial assistant for the Tennessee Credit
community involvement includes serving on the boards of Big Brothers Big
Sisters of Chattanooga as parliamentarian and on the board of the
Tennessee Federation of Business and Professional Women as Regional
Director. She served as that organization’s state president in 1987-88.
Santha Bone, Sister of the Month-December 2006
Santha Bone - Realtor
Wayne Roach &
6249 E. Brainerd Road
Chattanooga, TN 37421
Visit Santha Bone online at
www.sistersinbusiness.net where she can be
found in the the SIB
At Sisters In Business "Lunch & Learn" Meeting
Thursday, December 14, 2006
at The Cellar restaurant in the Tallan Building.
The Cellar is located downtown Chattanooga at the corner of Martin Luther
King (MLK) Blvd and Chestnut inside the Tallan Building Chattanooga, TN
37402. Phone: (423) 648-0880. Lunch will be available if so desired, not
required, at a cost of $10.50 per person, and will begin 11:30 AM.
visit the Cellar Restaurant which also makes available its menu daily.
FREE PARKING: Nearby Day's Inn
Rivergate has graciously allowed free parking for all luncheon attendees
Come Meet and Greet!
Come Talk and Eat!
Hear a Brief Speech,
From an SME!
(Subject Matter Expert)
BIG SAVINGS WITH ARBONNE – BEFORE THE HOLIDAYS!!
Gift of Looking Great and Feeling Great!!
Hurry – sale ends Dec 31st!!!
an RE9 Anti-Aging Set Regularly $266, NOW $166
Vitamins for only $30!
That’s $395 worth of products for only $196!
With the purchase of Option
1 you are also eligible for:
Mandarin Cashmere set
(Body Scrub, Shimmering Shower Mousse, Body Whip and Body Wrap)
reg. $90, for only $36
worth of products of your choice for $20
book a get together with 4 friends to be held in December. PLUS
additional $100 worth of products of your choice for FREE
at the time of your December get together!! PLUS gifts for your
friends and MORE gifts for you!! WOW!!
when you buy an RE9 set at $100 OFF and book a December
get-together you’ll receive
$685 of Arbonne for only $252!!!
ends December 31st, and my December calendar is filling up fast!!
Tanya M. Horne
these local area businesses for great gift ideas and savings just in
time for the holidays! Call or visit for more info.
affectionate to one another given to hospitality.
711 Tunnel Boulevard
Jewelry and Accessories
Greta Long, Owner
For more information contact:
or call 423.421.5646
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Rose of Sharon's Senior
Master Blaster BBQ
Karen M. Lee
Deborah D. Gunn
Training & Development
Santha Bone - Realtor
Wayne Roach & Associates
Terri Jeter-McAvoy, CPA,
Henderson, Hutcherson, McCullough
Inner Glow Skin Care
Warm Spirit Products
Skin Balm, Inc.
Rose of Sharon's Sr.
The Floral Gallery
Forestine Watson Haynes,
Exec. Director, 28th Legislative CDC
Cassandra D. Whitaker,
Whitaker Women’s Care
Tekelia Cassaundra Kelly
TCKelly Enterprises, LLC
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Church Kononia Federal
The Zone Sports Bar and
Ayers Janitorial and
Melanie's at Brainerd
Recognition is given to each of the above business women for their
'pioneering' spirit shown by joining Sisters In Business during its first
year of operation. The only group of its kind, and that will ever
be. Making SIB History, the company sought out to show its appreciation to
these women by providing a specially designed Membership Certificate
distinguishing them as "SIB 2006 Honorary Business 'Pioneer' Members".
too late for you. Become a part of history and launch the business
plan of your future.
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Balance Those Tempting Holiday Treats with Good Nutrition Tips
by Felicia Wilson
small also is a way to avoid big calories!
season to be tempted—by momma’s good cooking, holiday parties and treats
lurking around the office
are several strategies for making your way around the buffet table at
family gathering and/or the office party.
you asking: How? Well you can better resist holiday treats with a little
preparation. First and foremost, do not skip breakfast or lunch.
have a lower-calorie meal earlier in the day, make sure you don’t starve
yourself because you are sure to overdo it when it’s time for the party.
consider the connection between what you wear and what you eat.
been recommended that you wear clothes that are close-fitting so that
when you eat enough you are sure to feel it, and when you feel it STOP!
be sure not to wear clothes that are uncomfortably tight, because this
could cause significant discomfort.
is a good time to prepare eye-appealing fruit kabobs or a low-fat recipe
from a light-cooking magazine.
Maintain variety in your food consumption each day.
the fat in your holiday diet; stoke up on fruits and vegetables to
a couple glasses of refreshing water before party-going or
piece of fruit or raw vegetables before party-going or party-giving.
aware of the calories consumed when the cook tastes while cooking.
where possible, the excesses of extras, gravy, cream, mounds of
butter, sour cream, mayonnaise and hidden cheese.
white poultry without the skin.
Balance your social circuit with a few walking circuits around the
eating standing up.
decide to splurge, make it worthwhile by selecting something you
really enjoy, then just have a small portion.
with existing conditions such as heart disease can try nuts and snacks
that have unsaturated fats. Those will keep you satisfied but also are
small physical activities help burn those extra calories:
a walk at lunch.
the stairs instead of the elevator.
active games such as Twister at family gatherings.
to your mailbox instead of rolling down the car window as you go by.
not be too hard on yourself and attempt to start a diet during the
holidays. Your goal can be to maintain your weight.
Look for the Sisters
Health and Fitness
monthly column written by "Faithful Fitness" Instructor Felicia Wilson.
"School Bus Driver"
by Tekelia C. Kelly, Editor
I cannot say enough how much I appreciate all those
who teach, work with, and help in the development and well-being of our
children. Today I would like to point out the school bus system,
both the drivers and those in dispatch for the service they provide us.
Like teachers and many others who
have been an extension of my parenting, by offering their guidance and care to
my children, particularly when they are away from me; the school bus drivers
played an important role in the lives of my children. They have
echoed my direction to my kids, watched out for them at bus stops, and
gone the extra mile in helping with lost items or illness.
As a kid, my first encounter with the
school bus was during the days of school bussing back in the
in Chattanooga. I rode the bus from then my ninth grade year of
middle school through a large part of my high school year. Now having relocated back to Chattanooga
from Memphis-three children later, with an 18 and 20 year old
now driving cars; I get to experience this special community tradition via my eleven year old son.
I hold in high regard school bus drivers,
and offer them my utmost respect. For it is our "precious cargo" (children)
that they are carrying to and fro on their bus routes, following a
schedule designed to assure that the children arrive at their primary and secondary institutions of learning
on time. While doing this, these wonderful drivers must be able to
navigate the roads, pedestrians, other drivers, and weather conditions;
manage behaviors and the well-being of children; adhere to school policies
and bus driving regulations; and secure the safety of everyone on the bus.
This is a job not to be taken lightly by the driver, nor anyone else.
The school bus system is another example
of how our society advocates community service, education,
and the accessibility of families and their children in our education
system. These are values that are still a priority in our culture.
I thank God for all of our special gifts
and talents, and the different abilities we have each been shaped with
that equips for our jobs. I personally do not know if I could
be a school bus driver. But I do know that I am so very grateful to
those who are. They are truly to be commended for taking on such a
serious job and performing it daily.
Would you please join with Sisters In
Business in showing appreciation to the school bus driver(s) in our lives
during the month of December. Maybe you can send a thank you or
holiday greeting card, or some other token of appreciation before school
lets out for the holiday season.
Our school bus drivers shoulder an awesome responsibility of transporting our children from
their homes/pick-up points to their schools, then back to their
Hence, another thing to be
thankful for this Holiday Season--our School Bus Drivers!
Be wealthy, well, and wise
this season with Professional Services Providers waiting to serve
Terri Jeter-McAvoy, CPA, CVA,
1000 Riverfront Parkway
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Merrill Lynch Global Private Client
2 Union Square - Suite 400
Chattanooga, TN 37402
office 1 423 752
toll free 1 866 299 3725
fax 1 423 752 3671
INNER GLOW SKIN CARE SERVICES
Owner of Inner Glow Skin Care
Service and Licensed Aesthetician
Inner Glow Skin
Inner Glow Skin Care is offering discounts on
Facials. Receive a One Hour Facial
for $50.00 instead of $60.00. This signature Facial includes
cleansing, toning, exfoliation and mask. A massage is given
to the décolleté' (chest) and both arms, your lower feet,
accompanied by steam and aromatherapy on a wonderful heated
massage bed. A wonderful full rejuvenating experience.
Approximately 1 hour for $50.00
This a great way to get yourself or your teenage started on
taking care of their skin. Receive a 30 minute Facial for
$25.00 dollars instead of $30.00.
Maximum results in a minimal amount of time for the
immediate needs of the skin. A deep pore cleansing followed
by a gentle exfoliation, treatment mask and a moisturizer.
Approximately 30 minutes for $25.00
Buy 2 Facials regularly $120.00 for $100.00.
This is a $20.00 savings.
Buy 2 Mini Facials regularly $60.00 for $50.00.
This is a $10.00 savings.
Skin Care starter sets available for Normal, Sensitive,
Acne, and Oily skin.
Gift certificates are also available for the
Holidays as well as any other special holiday. All Gift
Certificates are good 6 months from the date they are
All Christmas Bonuses are good till December 31st,
Please call Dorothea Johnson at Inner Glow Skin Care Service
Book a massage with Virginia Yarbrough at
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ROSE OF SHARON
Adult Assisted Living Villa
Sharon Kelly, Owner/Nurse
Chattanooga, TN 37410
2000 Raulston Street
Chattanooga, TN 37404
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