Advocate to Vaccinate: You can be a Champion!

World Immunization Week 2015

From April 24-30, Shot@Life is celebrating World Immunization Week and several of my fellow Champions and I are taking part in a blog relay to share how and why we support Shot@Life and their mission to give every child everywhere a shot at a healthy future. Did you know that vaccines save up to 3 million […]

Tips for Going Dairy Free While Breastfeeding

Dairy Free Breastfeeding

I may not have mentioned it here before but my youngest, who was breastfed, had a sensitivity to milk protein. It wasn’t an allergy but more that her digestive system just couldn’t process the protein in milk. We realized she had a digestive issue at about two months old.  She also had a moderate case of reflux. […]

Giving Tuesday: Shot@Life ~ Double Your Impact

Giving Tuesday Double Your Impact

Today, December 2, 2014 is #GivingTuesday – a day of giving. This global day inspires personal philanthropy and encourages bigger, better and smarter charitable giving during the holiday season, showing that the world truly gives as good as it gets. The retail industry has Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday to kick off their holiday sales. […]

Buy a Bag. Employ a Woman. Educate a Girl.

Catrinka Project Buy A Bag Employ A Woman Educate A Girl

I’m so excited to share that I’m teaming up with one of my favorite woman powered shops, Catrinka. They are an ethical fashion accessory brand dedicated to investing in women and girls. Catrinka products are woman-made, and the sale of each product provides education and life skills mentoring for adolescent girls in the places where the item […]

Growing a Thankful Tree and a Full Heart

Thankful Tree Thanksgiving Traditions

I feel like November sneaks up on me every year. The weather gets cooler, you are settling down from the sugar high of Halloween and then suddenly BAM! Christmas decorations and music and everyone wants to get things done before the craziness of December starts. So now November is just as busy as December and I’m […]