SiteWarming Thursday: Help #Jumpstart Childhood Literacy!

“Ensuring that the next generation has access to quality literature and early education is all of our responsibility, and Walmart is committed to doing our part.” – Walmart Foundation President Margaret McKenna On October 8th, join Walmart and Jumpstart as we Read for the Record! Join us as we read Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry…

September 22, 2009
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Help a Mom in Need

Recently Jessica from MomFuse contacted me about a woman in her community suffering from breast cancer while watching the financial security of her family crumble around here. Jessica writes this at Momfuse.com: Hello my Mom Fuse Family…I like to believe that we here at Mom Fuse are all about helping moms, usually we post topics…

July 30, 2009
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Happiest City for Families Announcement!

Last month I wrote about the Happiest City for Families contest that McDonald’s was running as part of the 30th birthday celebration for the McDonald’s Happy Meal. While walking the Expo floor at BlogHer I came across the McDonald’s booth and was happy to find out not only which city won the contest, but also…

July 28, 2009
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Support for the Breast Cancer 3 Day Walk!

One of the most fulfilling aspects of working and socializing online is the ability to reach out to folks all around the country. Most “online moms” are also very active in their communities, and many work very hard for charitable causes. One such online mom is my friend Angela, who has bravely taken on the…

July 12, 2009
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Share.Give.Hope. The Ronald McDonald House 35th Anniversary

Moving to Philadelphia by myself for graduate school was a terrible period of adjustment for me – possibly the worst. I had just spent the summer with my soon-to-be fiance surrounded by friends and the familiar surroundings of college. Suddenly I was on my own in a one room apartment in West Philadelphia – lost….

June 29, 2009
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Speak Now for Kids Video

When I set out to create my video message to Congress asking them to support us and Speak Now for Kids, I thought at first that I might explain why health care is important to me. Maybe I would tell the story of my daughter’s birth two months early and the three weeks she spent…

May 6, 2009
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Speak Now for Kids – Join Me in Action

Health care reform in this country is inevitable. It has been alluded to by government for decades, and the current administration is moving quickly to bring about change.But will that change benefit our children?Speak Now for Kids is a grassroots movements to ensure that children’s needs are included in health care reform. We must be…

May 3, 2009
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