Kindness Continues: Eating for Charity–Part 2

In my latest attempt to raise money for Big Brothers Big Sisters, I organized a second fund raising event with a local restaurant, this time my neighborhood Max & Erma’s.  (You can find out how my first event went here.)  As a reminder, here’s how the fund raiser works…the restaurant agrees to donate a percent…

Kindness Continues: Eating for Charity–Part 1

Like most people, I LOVE food (that is, except for sushi…but that’s a whole other story).  However, it may be possible I have a little too much love for it.  Let’s just say I’m still working on losing all of my baby weight from my son.  He’ll be turning two in a couple of months. …

30 Day Christmas Challenge: Day #16…Mom to Mom

When reality changed… When I was little my father owned his own painting business…and business was good.  We could easily buy anything we wanted.  My sisters and I enjoyed elaborate birthday parties, wore the best clothes and were surrounded by toys.  One day I remember going outside and there sitting in our driveway was a…