Holiday giving that has nothing to do with wrapping paper and ribbon

This post originally appeared in the December 2014 issue of Parent News. Find it here! There are two mason jars on my kitchen counter. In one there are colored slips of paper. The other holds … [Read more...]

Day 15: Charity

I'm ever struck when I hear stories of others' struggles. Hunger, poverty, illness, abuse, struggle... There are so many truly worthy causes of donation and effort. Let me him a few that touch … [Read more...]

Day 9: I’m thankful for food…like, really thankful

It's kind of a joke, but I really love food. In fact, I wish I didn't love it quite so much. So do my hips and mile time. But still, I thoroughly enjoy good food. Yet even as I type that, I realize it … [Read more...]

Mini-golfers, Putt-Putt Fore a Cause is this weekend!

If you're a mini-golf enthusiast, I've got an event for you this weekend that's sure to be a ton of fun and support an amazing charity. Putt-Putt Fore a Cause will be on November 9, 2013. … [Read more...]

Shop Origami Owl for Backpack Buddies/Help4Kids

Congratulations to our winner, Kerri! She got a $25 gift certificate from Origami Owl, sponsored by Cristina Egloff, Origami Owl Independent Designer! So you didn't win, now what? I have a great … [Read more...]

Local tech mom makes birthday party gift-giving fun again with charitable twist –

I had the opportunity to work with a really cool, local business lately and I can't resist sharing it with you. Let me set the very familiar scene that represents my love/hate relationship with … [Read more...]

Pamper yourself and help a new pregnant teens shelter at the same time – very limited time offer!

I had the opportunity recently to chat with Teresa McKinney, owner of¬†Rejuvenation Day Spa & Salon¬†in the shopping center at the intersection of Carolina Forest Blvd and River Oaks Drive, and she … [Read more...]

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