Women and Food

Join Serene and Gabrielle as they enjoy dessert in the studio with executive chef Josephine Proul.  The restaurant is Local 111 located in Philmont NY and most everything on the menu is truly farm to table.  Josephine shares her vision, tips on how to caramelize onions (which takes 2 hours) and we all eat the delicious homemade farm fresh berry cobbler….yum.  Local 111 is simple food done right!  To visit Local 111 go to their website: www.local111.com.

Women Entrepreneurs Series

Women get ready to build, launch or grow your businesses.  Serene and Gabrielle welcome back Amber Chand, Business Strategist, Coach, Global Entrepreneur, Public Speaker and Friend.  Listen and learn about this 4 week program uniquely designed for women business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs who are ready to invest in themselves and their businesses and SOAR to the next level.  For more information on the series visit www.amberchand.com or email Amber at achande108@yahoo.com. Don’t miss it, this is your chance to unlock your Feminine Power!

Get Accepted to Your TOP College Choices

Getting into college is more competitive today and having your child gain access into their top choice is near impossible.  Did you know that being “well rounded” is NOT enough, in fact it can hurt more than it can help with the college admissions process.  Serene and Gabrielle introduce Bill Short, founder of The Short List, college and career counseling and he discusses the top 10 reasons getting into college is so competitive, what you can do to tip the scale in your favor and easy steps to establish a balanced college list.  To get more information on Bill and his organization visit www.theshortlist.org.

Empowering Women With Peace

Radio2Women introduces Amber Chand, founder of the Women’s Peace Collection, gifts that bridge worlds and rebuild lives.  Serene and Gabrielle open up a timely discussion about the changes happening in our world and Amber transforms the conversation into a peaceful, hopeful and wonderful passage to our future.  Amber is among one of the most inspiring women in the world she is a global entrepreneur, coach and speaker.  We were blessed to spend an hour talking to her.  Listen to this pod cast if you do nothing else today! To learn more about Amber go to her website: www.amberchand.com.

To Love Laundry

Serene Mastrianni and Gabrielle Senza welcome back one of their favorites; Suzi Banks Baum, mother, artist, author, actor, blogger and innovative woman.  Suzi updates listeners on the importance of writing and listening to your environment to inspire change.  Fresh from the arms of her newly adopted niece, Suzi brings us into her world of love, compassion and the glory of laundry.  To learn more about Suzi and her projects, plus to register for her 4 month writing series, go to her website: http://laundrylinedivine.com/


Meet Karen Arp-Sandel a collage, visual, and mixed media artist, educator and Kripalu Yoga Faculty Member.  In a word, she is “awesome”!  Now see her work among other artists featured in DIE FORMMEISTER, The Masters of the Form exhibit September 27-October 21, 2012 at MCLA Gallery 51, curated by Valeria Federici.  Karen is the Director of Vibrant Visionary Collage and co-founder of FeMail, whose collage workshops and DIY Kits, birth worldwide mail art networks.  Her passion is to illuminate the transformational power of living a creative life, listen, enjoy, and visit Karen at www.karenarpsandel.com.

Are Random Encounters Really Random?

Kristin Kaufman joins Radio2Women as she talks about her new book, Is This Seat Taken? Random Encounters That Change Your Life.  Serene and Gabrielle both big fans of the book talk about how these short stories impacted their lives.  Kristin, founder of Alignment, Inc. discusses her life and her global experience seeding her journey from the C-suite of Fortune 500 companies to where she is today.  This interview will change your life!  For more information visit Kristin at www.kristinkaufman.com.

Keep OUR Children Safe From Sexual Abuse

Join Serene Mastrianni and Gabrielle Senza as they explore one of the most difficult topics affecting children in our community, sexual abuse.  The Elizabeth Freeman Center provides support for victims of recent or past abuse and the on hand counselors provide real time support and guidance.  When our community is struck by perpetrators everyone reacts, but what do we do when the abuse is in our own homes?  Get involved, listen to our children and STOP the cycle of sexual abuse.  To learn more visit or call the Freeman Center: Counseling, intervention, referrals for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

40 Railroad St., Suite 9
Great Barrington, MA 01230
Phone: (413) 429-8190

85 Main St., Suite 300
North Adams, MA 01247
Phone: (413) 663-7459

Phone 24 HR Hotline: (866) 401-2425

Urban Renewal…Changing A Neighborhood One Building at a Time

Join Serene Mastrianni and Gabrielle Senza as they introduce the concept of enhancing our environment by greening our neighborhoods.  Anthony Barnaba of Blue Line Design, Architect and Urban Design Specialist, discusses the importance of using existing buildings in critical city neighborhoods to change the environment one building at a time.  Think again before tearing down architectural gems and turn them into centers of urban agriculture to address food security and enhance the well being of the environment.  To tour Anthony’s open shared workspace visit his website at www.bluelinedesign.com.

It’s all about Lemon

Join Serene Mastrianni and Gabrielle Senza as they interview Beth Levison, director and producer of Lemon.  Join Beth as she discusses the process of making a feature- length documentary following the life of one man, Lemon Andersen and his struggle to free his family from poverty and pain as he exposes his most shocking secrets on the NY Stage.  For more information on the film go to www.lemonthemovie.com.