Ann-Ventures 

Are You Aware?

  • 5:23 am Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 by Ann Kelly

“But you don’t look sick.”

Someone that deals with a rare illness can hear that a lot. That someone is me. I’ve talked about my journey with Systemic Lupus with you before but today I want to share a little more with you. Today is Rare Disease Day. What makes a disease “rare?” In the US it is something that will affect 1 in ten people and the sad fact is half of those are children. Lupus has some many symptoms and syndromes and there are times when even I lose track. But it was something I didn’t even know I [More]

Help For Parkland

  • 7:24 am Thursday, February 15th, 2018 by Ann Kelly

In the aftermath of the deadly school shootings in Parkland there is something we can do. Donate blood. OneBlood especially needs type O negative, the universal donor type. They ask you make an appointment here, and we’ll also show you a location close to you. Thank you for your help and your prayers. #Parkland

Florida’s Own Nadine Sierra Joins Andrea Bocelli For Valentine’s Day Concert

  • 7:56 am Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 by Ann Kelly

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and we have a wonderful way for you to spend the evening of February 14th – with world reknown tenor Andrea Bocelli, guest performers Emmy and Tony award winner Kristin Chenoweth and Florida’s own Nadine Sierra at Amalie Arena. Listen all week for your  chance to win tickets in Dove Morning Trivia!

I had a great chat with Nadine recently to talk about her career which began with her professional debut while she was still in her teens with the Palm Beach Opera. But Nadine knew from a very young age that music [More]