Tara is a seasoned holistic practitioner and entrepreneur living in the United States.
Before becoming the founder of the non-profit the Serenity House of Flint in Flint, Michigan in 2015, she was a photographer and journalist.
Also, Tara is co-owner of Green Tara Holistic Healing, LLC, an organization that houses the Recovery Reiki® manuals and trainings, her husband’s Emotional Freedom Technique workshops and trainings, Self-Care in the Workplace trainings and an annual healing retreat in Costa Rica.
Tara’s mission has been to help the collective awakening process with energy medicine and other holistic practices. Currently, she lives on Lake Fenton, Michigan with her family where she dabbles in organic gardening and watersports.
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If you are an entrepreneur, what motivated you to start your own business?
Yes, I love to help people heal and gain knowledge about the healing path.
What does success mean to you?
Peace within my life and attaining the goals I set forth for myself.
What is your mantra or favorite saying? (If it's a known quote, please let us know who said it first!)
It’s all perfect and happening exactly how it should.
What failure taught you the most about life or business? What was the lesson?
A real estate loss for the non-profit I manage. I learned that life has a way of sh
What's your favorite book - fiction or non-fiction! - in the past year?
Energy Anatomy by Caroline Myss
If you could teach the world one five-minute lesson, what would it be?
How to connect with their shadow aspects.
Knowing what you know now, what would you have done differently when you were first starting out?
I would have invested way more in my relationships and worked to part ways amicably.
What does women's empowerment look like to you in action?
A calm presence in the face of adversity.
What would you tell 19-year-old YOU?
It’s going to be okay. You’re going to go through some very difficult times and there is a higher purpose for it.
What will 86-year-old you want you to know TODAY?
Slow down adn relish the moment.
Does anyone call you by a nickname? What is it?
Congrats! You just met a Genie in a Bottle. You get three wishes. One can be worth $0-100, one is worth $100,000, and one is worth $100 million. What are your wishes?
A labradorite. Land in Costa Rica. Healing centers across the world.
What is your favorite quote? (It can be yours or from someone that you look up to.)
“There is no coming to consciousness without pain. People will do anything, no matter how absurd, in order to avoid facing their own Soul. One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.” ~Carl Jung, Swiss psychiatrist