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Powerful New Book Expresses Words of Wisdom

JOLIET, IL ─ Providing inspiration and hope are the goals of a new book, Make Balance a Priority, which offers a visual and emotional perspective on the art of balancing work and life, authored by someone who knows the importance of that synchronicity. Author Michele Farkas, a human resources professional, photographer and Gallery 7 Partner has worked to combine her professional talents and learning from life’s experiences to create a book that truly touches the heart.
The book, which has been in development for nearly two years, is a true labor of love and features messages to inspire inner peace and wellness, conveyed through insightful narratives and beautiful four-color photography, also created by Farkas. The book serves as a moving commentary that will be helpful in everyday life.
“The book encompasses many messages that are meant to be calming and motivational, helping individuals bring balance back into their everyday life,” says Farkas. “I hope to inspire others to find, but more importantly, maintain that peaceful state to their lives.”
With more than 20 years experience as a mentor, counselor and trainer in the human resources field, writer and photographer, this is the second Work / Life Balance book Michele Farkas has authored.
“My vision was to create messages that will inspire others when facing everyday challenges and enhance life’s journey,” says Farkas.
A delight and perfect for quick reading, this gift book can be purchased through The book is also available for purchase when you visit The Spa at Eaglewood Resort & Spa and Gallery 7. A portion of the proceeds from this book will benefit the American Cancer Society, a not-for-profit organization committed to fighting cancer through research, education, patient service, advocacy, and rehabilitation.
For more information on Make Balance a Priority or to order a copy,

visit or visit Gallery 7, located at 116 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL or The Spa at Eaglewood Resort & Spa, located at 1401 Nordic Road in Itasca, Ill.

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