Archives for Charity

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Digging for treasure

Daylight Savings Time (DST) may be my least favorite weekend every year. As someone who is generally an optimist, to say I have a least favorite anything is rare; As someone who values her rest and her routines, to have both shaken up on the same day is jarring. Last night, I got the bright ...
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Breast Cancer Awareness & Beautymint.com

Dear friends, As breast cancer affects most of us personally, when I was contacted by Beautymint.com and asked to write a post regarding their sign-up incentive plan for the rest of October, I was inclined to believe this was a plan I support. If you sign up for the site between now and October 31st, will donate ...
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Integrity after the Nashville flood

When Nashville was flooded at the end of April last year, it shook the community. Strangely enough, Nashville didn’t get much national media coverage, nor did we receive very much financial assistance from outside sources. Celebrities outside of Nashville didn’t rush to hold telethons to help us nor did the President rush in to assist ...
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In which I make a request…Animals in shelters

Christmastime is special to me, as it is to most people. I’ve never lost my childlike wonder for the lights, the tree lots, the snow, the gifts, really, any of it. As I grow, though, parts of the holiday that are less enchanted seem to hit me like a truck and I can’t seem to ...
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ASPCA: I need your help

I rarely ask for things on here (though if you are on twitter, I ask for presents all the darn time). Last night, in the middle of hormonal mood swings, wailing, gnashing of teeth, throwing things, hugging people, eating chocolate and watching late night television, I saw an ASPCA commercial. If you’ve not seen one, ...
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