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Wordless Wednesday: Flexing My Global Advocacy Muscles for a #Strengthie Because #PovertyIsSexist

Two months ago I shared a post from my good friend and fellow ONE Mom, Nicole Melancon, that featured ONE.org’s new #PovertyIsSexist campaign. The campaign aims to influence world leaders to establish new global goals to improve the lives of women and girls worldwide by 2030. (Read: Philanthropy Friday: ONE Launches #PovertyIsSexist Campaign to improve the lives of women… [Read More…]

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Celebrating and Thanking Moms with Chocolate #SBTreatMom

Disclosure: I received two amazing packages from Shari’s Berries that inspired this post. The opinions, words and photos are all mine. Sadly, the treats are no longer. About a week before Mother’s Day, I received an email from a nice gentleman named Wes from Shari’s Berries. He offered me the opportunity to choose some Mother’s Day… [Read More…]

The building crew for Maria's house included Maria's supportive co-workers and local Lowe's employees. 
photo credit: Habitat for Humanity

Philanthropy Friday: Maria’s Home Ownership Story and National Women Build Week

We’re at the tail end of Habitat for Humanity’s National Women Build Week. The event, which officially takes place May 2 – 10, 2015, is now in its eighth year. Lowe’s has supported Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build program since 2004 and helped launch National Women Build Week in 2008. In addition to providing “Lowe’s Heroes” to… [Read More…]

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Wordless Wednesday (sort of): Inspiring Quotes for Moms #Mommitment

The following inspiring quotes were shared on the 31 Day Mommitment Facebook event page. There are so many more awesome and uplifting quotes, images, posts and videos on the page. The 31 Day Mommitment is a month long PUBLIC event dedicated to offering compassion and support to moms everywhere. It is the brainchild of the lovely Julie… [Read More…]

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ALEX AND ANI $35 Gift Card Giveaway: Perfect for Mother’s Day!

Disclosure: I am an ALEX AND ANI affiliate partner. This post includes affiliate links, so I may receive commission if you purchase something via these links. All thoughts and opinions expressed, as per usual, are my own. Mother’s Day is almost here. I’ve already got most of the weekend’s festivities planned. A baseball game with my boys…. [Read More…]

photo credit: Janji

Philanthropy Friday: The Janji Promise #RunForAnother

Janji is a running apparel brand that provides water to those in need around the globe. When you purchase running apparel from Janji, a portion of the proceeds funds organizations that are tackling the world’s water crisis. The story of Janji started when two college friends, Dave Spandorfer and Mike Burnstein, were running for Washington University in St. Louis…. [Read More…]