You’ll NEVER Guess What Food Banks Need Besides Food!

What food banks need goes beyond food! #CaringMadeEasy

While we often think about donating to food banks during the holiday season, food banks and emergency services need support year round. Most of us are familiar with food drives at our grocery stores, schools and churches. These drives often collect lots of food items. But donating non-food items is often overlooked.

Tom’s of Maine “Green Your School Fund” Invites Public to Make a Difference


Remember the curiosity that was sparked by an interesting school project? Recall the excitement at unearthing a new way to solve a problem? Starting today, a simple vote can help students create similar memories and inspire them to make a difference in the world around them. The Tom’s of Maine “Green Your School Fund” is investing in kids and asking for your help in determining the most creative environmental projects submitted by educators nationwide. Visit to vote daily through October 17, 2016.

Why Cristi and Others Like Her Are Thanksgiving Heroes

Cristi, and people like her are true Thanksgiving Heroes. #ThanksgiivingHero

Sponsored by Single Edition Media on behalf of La Brea Bakery Last week I told you about La Brea Bakery’s Thanksgiving promotion where users will be encouraged to nominate their “Thanksgiving Hero”: people they know and love who regularly work on Thanksgiving serving others (such as firefighters, police, waiters, etc.). La Brea Bakery will deliver […]

Nominate Your “Thanksgiving Hero”


Sponsored by Single Edition Media on behalf of La Brea Bakery We all have heroes in our lives. People we know that make a difference serving others.Family members, neighbors and friends. Everyone knows a hero or has a little hero in them. If you know a hero, you’ll want to know about a wonderful promotion […]

Teaching Kids About Childhood Hunger


This conversation about childhood hunger is sponsored by Albertsons Safeway. I look for everyday moments to teach my kids about our world. They know that it’s good to share toys with kids that don’t have them, and on a recent trip to our local Safeway, I taught them about childhood hunger. It might seem like […]

Make Reading Fun and Get Free Books from Kellogg’s!

We decorated a totebag for our Scholastic Books to share with our friends at school! #Back2SchoolReady AD

This shop about ways to make reading fun has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Back2SchoolReady #CollectiveBias I can’t believe summer is halfway over and before I know it the kids will be headed back to school with their friends! Quincy will be starting kindergarten and Sebby […]