Health'd-Up Desserts
6:00 PM18:00

Health'd-Up Desserts

Health'd-Up Desserts
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Wednesday, August 16th
6pm to 8:30 pm
On the CT River at The Landing, Higganum, CT
RSVP by August 11th
$39. Single Registration
$60. Registration for Two

*all desserts will  be gluten & dairy free and mostly vegan

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20 Week foodGEVITY Program with Janet Verney & Kathleen Mitchell

Begins July 22, 2017

foodGEVITY is a new and exciting women's online program developed by wellness divas Janet Verney & Kathleen Mitchell. Designed to educate and empower you to live a life of vibrant health, this program encompasses the signature ingredients of both lifestyle and nutrition.

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4:00 PM16:00

Vegan Potluck with Janet

Vegan Potluck with Janet Verney

Janet specializes in "Health" makeovers.  Her book ROOTS2WELLNESS shares her journey from the depths of dis-ease to a life of vibrant wellness.  Janet is certified by the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and has served in various leadership roles in both education and biotechnology.  She is an author, speaker, plant-based chef, integrative health coach, and co-founder of foodGEVITY, the exciting online program that is igniting a Women's Health Revolution across the globe.  Janet will share how her story and how her Pyramid of Health and the Life Transformation Program at Hippocrates Health Institute played a key role in her healing and in optimizing her health.  

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8:30 AM08:30

Loving Yourself as a Leader

“your greatest strength is love”

I bet you are a leader in many walks of life – at work, with family & friends, and in community organizations.  The demands on your time, when at the top, can be utterly draining and often result in exhaustion and sometimes illness.  Do you find you get so busy being of service to others you neglect yourself, putting your own self-love last…

A mega dose of vitamin L (love) is just what you need.  Join me for “Loving Yourself as a Leader” and feel the love in a four part discussion: keep your neurotransmitters fired-up; reboot your battery; fill your fuel tank; and grab some girl time!  I’m looking forward to celebrating you as a leader and as the lovely, loving being you are! 

With Lots of Love,

Friday, February 17, 2017
8:30 AM

Comfort Keepers
722 Village Walk

(Boston Post Road-Village Walk Shopping Center) Guilford, CT (map)

Price: $5.00 /per person
Refund policy 

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 SOUL FOOD! come see Janet at the Soul Light Expo...
11:00 AM11:00

SOUL FOOD! come see Janet at the Soul Light Expo...

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Soul Food : Energized Foods for Optimal Health

I was tired of feeling sick, run down, and overweight.  I knew I needed to get my health back on track.  The magic happened when I brought the power of LIVING FOOD into my life. 


For Expo registration, visit this website:

Room 214
11 to 11:45 a.m.

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Local Author Talk at R. J. Julia Books
7:00 PM19:00

Local Author Talk at R. J. Julia Books

Local Author Event

R.J. Julia fully supports local and independent authors and takes pride in their success. Join us for a captivating evening and support your local authors and neighbors.

“Roots 2 Wellness” by Janet Verney

For thirty years, she suffered from a painful and unidentifiable chronic disease. But for Janet E. Verney, this mysterious illness served as a call to action—a wake-up call that would send her on a life-changing journey to a place of health and healing.

And through this commitment to living in wellness, Verney discovered one very important truth: healing only begins when you treat the “ROOT” cause of your disease.

So let go of that negative chatter in your mind, and get started on changing the course of your life forever. From altering thought patterns to choosing the correct foods, ROOTS2Wellness delivers many routes to healing, digging to the places deep inside where wellness begins.

Whether you’re overwhelmed by feelings of fear or caught in a downward spiral of poor health, this inspirational read contains everything you need to begin taking action—and to enjoy the bloom of vibrant health that can only come from nourishing your roots.

Janet Verney is an everyday, ordinary person who believes in the magic of miracles, the good in others, the power of action, and in the healing power of love. She has served in various leadership roles in both education and biotechnology. She is currently a healthy food chef, an artist, an educator in collective health and healing, a certified health coach, and an author. Her passion lies in people and their ability to heal. She is certified by the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. She lives and breathes health and wellness, with a passion for creativity, imagination, and life!

Event Date: 
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
R.J. Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443



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Riverside Retreat
10:00 AM10:00

Riverside Retreat

  • Higganum Landing Rd S Higganum, CT, 06441 (map)
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A Riverside Retreat for Women

Experience the Six Seeds To Nourish Your ROOTS2Wellness

  • Living in Positiviity & Gratitude

  • Exploring Food & Nutrition

  • Discovering the Ultimate in Self-Care & Your Environment

  • Learning to Put a Wiggle in Your Walk

  • Connecting with Spirituality, Love & Creativity

  • Working with Outside Resources & Support 

With Special Guest Presenters:

Dr. Amy Cannatta
Heather Rhodes 

Includes Lunch, ROOTS2Wellness Book and Gifts

Saturday June 6, 2015
10:00AM to 4:00PM

Investment of $133. 

Limited space - register early! 

Location:  Higganum, CT

Hosted by Janet E. Verney, Wellness Designer, Author & Founder of ROOTS2Wellness

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She Shines Women's Expo
1:00 PM13:00

She Shines Women's Expo

So pleased that Roots2Wellness will be a part of this wonderful event!        -Janet

Event Details:

Women are relentless, beautiful, and persevere in the face of many challenges. That is why we want to honor them with a day of pampering, fitness, food and cocktails, shopping, and good ol’ fashion girl time. We invite you to the second annual She Shines Women’s Expo, to be held on Saturday March 7, 2015 at the CrossFit Relentless gym in West Hartford. 

The afternoon will consist of vendors, fitness demos, massage, beauty services, and food and drinks. Our goal is to give these hard-working women a well-deserved day off and empower them to show off their shine while also supporting a great cause.

We are proud to partner with the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center for the second year in a row as we continue to show support for the mothers and families they care for. All of the proceeds from tickets and raffles will be donated to the hospital. Last year we raised over $1500 and hope to double our gift this year! 

Be Relentless, Be Beautiful, Be You! 

Click Here for more information and to purchase a ticket.

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Roots2Wellness Talk & Book Signing
7:00 PM19:00

Roots2Wellness Talk & Book Signing

Janet Verney, The Wellness Designer and founder of ROOTS2Wellness, will be sharing her story of overcoming a serious, chronic health condition.  It takes you on a journey from a point of pain, sadness, and torment to living in wellness, love, and passion.  Come experience how an overwhelming fear of dying becomes a commitment to living in wellness and change the course of your own life…… forever!  Janet is an educator, speaker, chef, certified health coach, and author.  Following the presentation, Janet will be available to autograph her new book ROOTS2Wellness, available at $15 a copy at this event.


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