Professional Pursuits & Personal Passions

six focal themes

This page introduces six themes. They are the heart of my professions, passions and this website:

1. Art & Design
2. Food & Beverages
3. Health & Healing
4. Finance & Survival
5. Entertainment & Education
6. Digital Culture & Technology

I’ve studied and practiced these topics professionally. Consequently, this website is filled with the results. So, anyone who has an interest in these topics can pursue them here.

 

HOW THIS INFORMATION IS ORGANIZED
1. First, my own social media presences are organized by Facebook page category
2. Next, local service and product resources that I like and use are listed
3. Third, valuable online resources are included
4. Finally, connections to the resource directory categories are made via links.

 


 

ART & DESIGN

topical themes
Decorative Art & Design
MY FACEBOOK PAGES
As a professional and a hobbyist in the area of Art & Design, I developed products and resources related to Decorative Art & Design. Examples of them can be viewed at these linked pages:
A. Theories and News
B. 2 Dimensional Design
C. 3 Dimensional Design
D. Folk Art and Crafts
E. Food As Art
F. The Gilbert-Jacobs Art Studio
G. The Gilbert-Jacobs Art Museum
H. TinCanAli (Etsy page)

 


 

FOOD | BEVERAGES | INDOOR FARMING

researched source themes
The Future of Healthy Food Includes Indoor Farming
Healthy food and delicious cooking have been my inspiration for decades. When I became an Indoor Farmer, I was able to incorporate a whole new field into my food resources. As a result, a source of food growing independence was born. Pages for this theme include:

 

 

MY PAGES AND GROUP
1. Alison’s Healthy Food & Beverage Kitchen
2. Alison’s Kombucha Kitchen
3. Seed Mama Indoor Farmer
4. Soil Is Not A Dirty Word (Group)

LOCAL RESOURCES
a. Community Solidarity

ONLINE RESOURCES
A. Florida Microgreens
B. Microgreen Recipes

 


 

HEALTH & HEALING THEME: NATURAL HEALING RESOURCES

natural healing resources
Natural Healing Resources by Alison
Actually, there are a vast variety of healing techniques to choose from:
A. Such as healing traditions from all over the world
B. Between modern and traditional medicines
C. More recently, from allopathic or homeopathic science
D. In addition, Eastern and Western techniques offer very different approaches to healing
With all these choices, there is bound to be something for everyone.
In fact, Mother Nature provides us with a world of healing resources. They span indoor and outdoor household items to the newest energy/vibration techniques. Clearly, natural healing resources are abundant and invaluable. Learn about them here:

 

PERSONAL RESEARCH
A. Natural Healing Resources by Alison (my Facebook page)
B. Wise Woman Herbal Medicine Cabinet (my Facebook Group)
LOCAL RESOURCES
1. Valenti Pharmacy, RVC, NY CBD products, essential oils, supplements, gifts
2. Dr. Mary Johnston, DC, Oceanside, NY Network Spinal, the next general of non-force ‘chiropractic’
3. Natural Choice Health Market, RVC, NY Nutritional supplements, health food products

ONLINE RESOURCES
1. Herbs with Rosalee
2. LearningHerbs.com
3. Herbal Remedies Advice
4. Banyan Botanicals

 


 

FINANCE & SURVIVAL
researched source themes
Finance & Survival Resources
The results of research in this area are especially proactive crucial for survival:
A. The Credit Card Maven
B. Survival Comes First 2
C. The Former Middle-Class Ebook Series
D. From Middle Class to One Day From Homeless
E. The Poor Middle-Class Crisis
F. Survival Comes First
G. The Savvy Saving Survivalist and Savvy Saving Survivalism (Group)
H. Using Credit Cards for Survival & Profit
I. Mastering the Art of Green
J. Downsizing for a full-time RV lifestyle
K. My Money Wizard
L. Instagram, Alison D. Gilbert
M. Pinterest, Alison D. Gilbert
N. Pinterest, Ecojournalist
O. YouTube (MarketingBytes)

 


ENTERTAINMENT & EDUCATION

DIGITAL CULTURE & TECHNOLOGY

 

ALISON D. GILBERT, THE RESOURCE & COMMUNITY MAVEN

community maven
Alison D. Gilbert, The Resource & Community Maven
Because of my thoroughness in research and writings, two Facebook generalist pages have emerged:
The Resource Maven
The Community Maven