A Central NY resident, Carrie’s eclectic background includes health and nutrition; business, real estate and entrepreneurship; metaphysics and spirituality. She recently completed a six book series for teens for a Scholastic imprint.
The tale of Dorothy and Toto and that nasty old wicked witch are famous worldwide. But do you know that Central New York — not Kansas — is the birth place of the “Great and Powerful” Wizard of Oz? Twenty minutes east of Syracuse are green hills and valleys, quite different from the gray expanse that is Dorothy’s home state of Kansas in the book “The Wonderful Wizard… Read More »
The year 1848 was one of great change: it marked the beginning of the French Revolution, the discovery of gold in California, and the Seneca Falls Convention for women’s rights. At this time in New York State, several religious groups were challenging the status quo of Christian theocracy and experimenting with new paradigms of belief — like Mormons in Palmyra and the Spiritualists in Wayne County. In this… Read More »