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“Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more.” ― H. Jackson Brown Jr.

There are good people in the world, and they’re doing good things. I love to help bring them and their good works into the light. Join me in celebrating these humans who are making life better for others.

Tips for Decorating A Gingerbread House

How cute are all the gingerbread houses that kids decorate each year?! They’re adorable and nothing is more fun than family time for this team project. Well, and eating the candy, right? Half for the house, half for our bellies? Some kids approach decorating a...

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Lauren Bush Lauren connecting with Girl Scouts

Do you ever wonder where the spark comes from? When you meet someone who is truly making a difference in the world in their very own unique way? Where did the path start? How did the journey get them to this place and how many hundreds, thousands, maybe even millions...

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Love Pacs feed local families through the holidays

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of UPS for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I’m going to wager a guess that if you’re reading this blog, you’re on an internet connection from your house or you’re on your mobile phone sipping a Starbucks. You’ve...

Paying it forward with Giving for Good cards

Y’all, I have the best Christmas present idea for the person who has everything – and insists they want nothing! I mean seriously, you can’t show up to their party empty handed – even though they are adamant that they don’t want anything -- ESPECIALLY if they’re...

2015 Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes

When was the last time you had your eyes examined? And I don’t mean that in an off-handed, can’t you see what I’m telling you kind of way. I mean, gone to the eye doctor and read the chart all the way to the teeny letters. If you’re like me, you have to get your peeps...

The Vintage House Annual Fundraiser Makes a Difference in Women’s Lives

Well, she did it again. This vivacious and inspiring woman pulled off her biggest Vintage House annual fundraiser yet, even in that wretched rain we had all last weekend. “Sometimes you just have to make your own sunshine!” Miss Nan said the morning of the...
North Texas Giving Back Day

North Texas Giving Back Day

Hey North Texas. Mark your calendar for September 18th. It’s Giving Back Day, y’all. Launched in 2009 by the Communities Foundation of Texas and the Center for Nonprofit Management, the North Texas Giving Back Day serves as a single day fundraiser for 1,500 local...

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Women Who Do

Women Who Do

This is one of my dearest friends, Lizzie <3 (Her mom hates when I call her that). She's clearly kicking butt and taking names here. ----> So don’t call her “Lizzie” unless she says it’s okay. Got it? Her awesome photographer sister* took this photo (and I stole...

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5 Ways to Teal

5 Ways to Teal

Let’s face it. Cancer sucks. We’ve all probably known someone who has battled Cancer at some point, whether it be a loved one or a co-worker or a friend. It’s heart-breaking. God knows it’s rocked our household and so many of my friends’ as well, as we’ve all lost a...

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Reliant Kite Relay Media Event

Reliant Kite Relay Media Event

Sadly, Matthew McConaughey was not there. Matthew McConaughey - the Hollywood dreamboat with the sexy Texas voice behind the Reliant Energy radio commercials. I could listen to him talk about electricity, wind energy, river rocks, pipe cleaners, whatever, all day...

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