Author Archives: Janai "Grandma Boom" Mestrovich

Janai Mestrovich

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Laughing that My Son Showed up in UK Gossip Publication for Showbiz…..What next!

Had to laugh! My son and ‘bestie’ Delta Goodrem had fun in L.A. at a mall last weekend. She’s the famous award winning Australian singer with the angelic voice. She’s now located in L.A. Truly, never thought my son would be in one of those gossip publications! Life is getting pretty entertaining, making Aging more [...]

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Had a Slice of Heaven at Hyatt Lake Cabins….and So Can You!

It all started at Ashland Chamber of Commerce Greeters one Friday morning. My business card was drawn and I became the recipient of winning a two night stay at Hyatt Lake Cabins. Little did I know it was going to be a perfect getaway…..so close to Ashland, yet another world where worries and stress dissipated [...]

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Witches Who Dance with Broomsticks Use Seatbelts in Ashland

The picture is post witch-dance practice at the Historic Armory pre-Halloween parade. Much to the liking of the witches, a number of dances occurred on the Plaza after the notorious Ashland parade. Since broomsticks are pretty stiff to dance with, some of us wore seatbelts to keep from flying off the handle. hahaha Bringing life [...]

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Autumn GLow Gives Way to Timeless Childhood Memories….Just Close Your Eyes

Ageless. Timeless. Freedom of the Spirit. The leaves were falling….. My inner child was calling…. I closed my eyes….. I was in childhood times…. It’s all inside us —the whole timeline, yet we easily forget how to access those times of wonder when, as a child, we were free to explore. Keeping aging awesome is [...]

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1st Annual Rogue Valley veteRUN: Giving Thanks to OUR Neighbors Who Risked Their LIves

My Dad didn’t want to talk about the WWII experiences he had as a Major in the Army overseas until his death was drawing nigh. PTSD support was not available back then. But, let me tell you, when anyone thanked him for his service or shared comaraderie, something lit up inside him. His memories haunted [...]

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Ashland Chamber Continues to Age Awesomely! Annual Event Extravaganza!

Just ask any member of the Ashland Chamber of Commerce if it is an amazing organization and you will hear a resounding verse of it’s empowering presence in our community. Not only does the Chamber create a glue for the feeling of a true community that has pride in its services and events for all [...]

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“Put Some South in Yo Mouth” Creativity for Atmospheric Fire Smoke Marathon Doldrums

“Put some SOUTH in yo mouth!” I could hear Mom’s voice from the inner planes of my fire-smoke dulled mind. I was in need and craving something fun and different for my Saturday evening stuck inside. Okra succotash and fried eggplant hit the stove with southern flare filling my air. Chicken dish and baked cinnamon/honey [...]

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Sound Heals: Singing Bowls Spoke to Me at a Cellular Level Making Aging More Awesome

Enter a dimly lit glowing room filled with a magnificent gong that resonates as though it is an entire ocean of soothing sound massaging your inner world. In the surrounding room large singing bowls take their places near mats on the floor and raised cots where people lay down in receptivity for a healing experience. [...]

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Tips for Staying Healthy in the Smoke Marathon

This is a marathon of smoke bombardment. Immune systems are screaming for help. So many people are suffering from symptoms that are nagging and illness producing. With so much being required of our immune systems, it only makes sense to give it some help as much as possible. TIPS for smoke inhalation from profound SMOKE [...]

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SMOKE RELIEF….Free of Charge at Zagorska Spa Salt Cave in Ashland

Not only is Michele Zagorski offering Free of Charge 30 min. sittings in the Zagorska Spa Himalayan Salt Cave while we have smoke in our atmosphere, but is announcing on KTVL 10 NEWS Aug. 25 that EVERY Tuesday will offer open door, free-of-charge, 30 min. sittings in the Salt Cave. She is giving back to [...]

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