Teaching Children the importance of giving During the Holidays

Every day there are opportunities to teach our children. As parents we are constantly being watched by them and without knowing it, our actions speak to them. A few months back we walked past a homeless man while we were shopping. The man was bundled up trying to stay warm with a small sign askingContinue Reading …

Save the Lives of Moms and Babies Around the World with Cuso International

Having had four babies in Canada I must say we are very fortunate for such great healthcare available to us. From before you even get pregnant we have access to education and healthcare to give us the best chance at a healthy pregnancy and birth. I never worried about finding a Dr close by orContinue Reading …

Support the Kellogg’s Rice Krispies #TreatsForToys program Giveaway

This time of year there is no shortage of charities for people to support. If you are in a position to give, it is always a nice time of year to help others. One of my favourite programs to support this time of year is the Kellogg’s Rice Krispies #TreatsForToys program. The nice thing about this oneContinue Reading …

Increase The Success Of Your Community Charity Event

Using Modern Tools The internet and cloud computing have made some interesting things possible in the modern age. You’re actually able to make money online just by making a crowdfund profile, and this is a smart thing to do when it comes to charity events. Consider tools like Plumfund, a crowdsource organization that will providesContinue Reading …

Stand up for Maternal Health #Heart4MaternalHealth

We here in Canada are very fortunate to have the healthcare we have. We have access to hospitals, Drs, medicine and care that some countries do not. When you are pregnant the facilities we have here in Canada are beneficial for your health as well as your child’s. Over the years I have given birthContinue Reading …

Do you know what hunger looks like? Help Campbell Canada Help Hunger Disappear®

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Campbell Canada for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. When people think about who uses the food banks in Canada, they have a certain image in their heads. The truth is there are many people from all walks of life using the food banks.Continue Reading …

BRITA Makes Staying Hydrated & Going Green Easy #FilterForGood

Since I have been making healthier choices and drinking more water, I have realized how lucky we are to have clean, drinkable water. Not everyone is as fortunate as us, and often travel to great distances to get clean water for their families.  A part of me being more active, I go to Zumba twiceContinue Reading …

Gifts That Give Back – Win Flash the Starlight Bear #FlashBear @StarlightCanada

This time of year we are all on the hunt for that perfect gift. It is not always easy finding a gift that your loved ones would like, but you try your best and search and search until you find it. When you give from the heart it surely makes things easier. This year beContinue Reading …