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OfficeMax’s A Day Made Better {Giveaway}

Tweet Over the last five years of blogging, I’ve gotten requests from companies ranging from the magical to the bizarre.  Some emails cause me to roll my eyes and delete, some require a red flag and some consideration, and some – like the one I’m about to share today – make me hit reply so […]

What Makes a House a Home Twitter Party with P&G

Tweet What makes a house a home? And what does “home” mean to your family? Please join me on World Habitat Day, October 7, as we celebrate the work Procter & Gamble and Habitat for Humanity are doing to create homes for families around the world. The What Makes a House a Home Twitter Party […]

Habitat for Humanity’s Carter Work Project Twitter Party

Tweet Please join me for a very important Twitter event celebrating and honoring the 30-year legacy of Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter’s work with Habitat for Humanity. For one special hour we’ll be sharing the history of the Carter Work Project and chatting with past participants. We hope to inspire future volunteers as well – maybe […]

Compassion International Blog Month Twitter Party

Tweet While countless bloggers support Compassion International year round with posts about their experiences sponsoring Compassion children and supporting other Compassion initiatives, September is a special time.  All month long thousands of posts will be written, images will be pinned, tweets will be sent, and Facebook status updates will be posted, all with the purpose of releasing […]

And Suddenly…Nine

Tweet I will never forget the first moment that I boldly communicated that my calling in life was to be a mother.  During a bit of downtime in a college creating writing class, the professor asked us – a motley crew of students from various programs and majors – to share what we hoped to […]

Compassion International Nicaragua Twitter Party

Tweet A message from Shaun Groves, Compassion International: Five years ago the first bunch of Compassion Bloggers stepped off a plane in Uganda. Jet-lagged, nervous, battling bats and a dial-up internet connection, they used their collective online voice to speak for Compassion’s children. Hundreds were sponsored. And Compassion said, “Let’s do that again!” So we […]

National Women Build Week Twitter Party

Tweet With flowers blooming and a warm breeze in the air, spring has finally made her grand entrance.  That means that it’s nearly time for Habitat for Humanity’s National Women Build Week, May 4-12, which challenges women to devote at least one day during this week to help build affordable housing in their local communities. […]

THON: Penn State Dance Marathon Fundraiser Twitter Party

Tweet The summer before ninth grade, one of my closest friends was diagnosed with abdominal cancer.  Thirteen years old and scared, I felt completely helpless.  I organized a group of friends, and meeting at my house, we planned a school dance to raise money to fight our friend’s cancer.  We secured a free DJ from […]