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Gifts for Great Causes: CAUSEBOX Review

I love a good subscription box service gift, and I love fair trade products that serve a greater good. Sevenly has married these two concepts with its launch of CAUSEBOX, …more

You want to #BeMyNeighbor, because mine is the best

November 20, 2014 | in: community cool

Everyone should live across the street from JeepMomma I would not have survived the transition to our new neighborhood, our new school, new jobs and from two to three kids …more

YMCA and Walmart Help Feed Children This Summer

August 6, 2014 | in: community cool, guest posts, social good

This guest post is provided by and sponsored by the YMCA and Walmart. Childhood hunger may seem like a third-world problem, but more than 16 million American children live in …more

GIVEAWAY {sponsored}: $40 VISA Gift Card & Autographed Song Sheet from Child Hunger Ends Here

This is my second year serving as a compensated blogger correspondent for the Child Hunger Ends Here campaign by ConAgra Foods. Summer is officially here, which brings us lucky families trips …more

Eating in Solidarity with Extreme Poverty Worldwide: #BelowtheLine for World Food Program USA

This week I am eating on just $1.50 a day, and I am experiencing firsthand how 1.4 billion people worldwide eat below the poverty line. Eating only $1.50 a day …more

Every Child Deserves a Shot@Life

One child dies every 20 seconds from a disease that could be prevented with a vaccine, adding up to 1.5 million child fatalities every year. One in five children worldwide …more

Help Child Hunger with Kellogg's Share Your Breakfast Campaign

March 6, 2011 | in: community cool, healthy living

Every morning I’m a short order cook. Oatmeal? Waffles? Cereal? Toast – jelly or peanut butter? Juice – what kind? OK, often I don’t cook, but I always source my …more

Mini-manicure: Support local businesses & the princess fantasy

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been doing without the mani-pedis this winter in an effort to save some dough. But yesterday my almost three year old daughter Eve …more