December 24, 2010

Day 86: The Gift of Giving

I have been involved in the not-for-profit world for almost 20 years. Both through my business and as a volunteer. I feel honoured to have worked with […]
December 23, 2010

Day 85: T’was 3 Days Before Christmas

T’was 3 days t’ill Christmas and all through our house, the hustle and bustle was brewing – I was getting tired out. The groceries for dinner […]
December 22, 2010

Day 84: A Holiday Gift to the Planet

Every morning I walk my dogs on a similar route and every morning for the past 2 months I have walked past an old printer that someone […]
December 21, 2010

Day 83: The Christmas Card Challenge

It’s just 5 days to Christmas and I have yet to prepare my Christmas cards. In the past, 2 weeks before Christmas I would sit down […]
December 20, 2010

Day 82: The Modern Day Santa Claus

Today I get to play Santa Claus. I wanted to share with you how it feels to bring some joy to another persons life over the […]
December 19, 2010

Day 81: “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind”

This is a challenging post for me to write as I feel my girlfriend Joanne should be writing it – it is her GIVE not mine. I attended […]
December 18, 2010

Day 80: It’s Party Time!

It’s party time! T’is the season to be jolly and have back to back holiday parties to attend. Each party is unique in its own way […]
December 17, 2010

Day 79: A Toy Story

My husband and I brought our adopted son home almost 3 years ago to the day. It was the single greatest day of my life. He […]
December 16, 2010

Day 78: Life & Death

The circle of life is a funny thing. We are born, we build relationships, we have adventures of all kinds then at some point we die. […]
December 15, 2010

Day 77: The Simple Things

My mission with 365give is to inspire people to find ways to do simple things in their lives to give back to the world every day. It’s […]
December 14, 2010

Day 76: How to Receive

This post is an unusual one. It’s about receiving as well as giving. When I started 365give my dear friend Anna who was the catalysis to helping me get 365give […]
December 13, 2010

Day 75: A Festival of Lights

One the great things about blogging are the people I have contact with that I may have never had the opportunity of meeting otherwise. Even better, I get […]
December 12, 2010

Day 74: The Ethical Birthday Gift

It’s official. I am in the birthday party circuit! Another birthday party to attend this weekend for Nicolas, my son and another great opportunity to GIVE. This […]
December 11, 2010

Day 73: The Polar Express

I never thought I would say this but I actually missed a GIVE. It seems the opportunities are so bountiful right now I actually forgot one we did last weekend so I will post it […]
December 10, 2010

Day 72: St. Elizabeth House

For the past few months I have been collecting and sorting children’s clothes from many of my “Mom” friends in my community. I had many conversations […]
December 9, 2010

GIVE 71: A Christmas Carol

My son and I take a weekly music class together with a program called Music Together. It’s a program that is offered in 25 countries around the world […]
December 8, 2010

Day 70: A Box Full of Joy

I have discovered after blogging for 70 days, that the holiday season is the easiest time to GIVE. Opportunities are everywhere to GIVE that are low or no cost. […]
December 7, 2010

Day 69: A Birthday Surprise

This past weekend I went to a very unique birthday party for a three year old. As a parent you never quiet know what to expect from a birthday party. […]
December 6, 2010

Day 68: Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree…..

T’is the season to be jolly. Ho! Ho! Ho! Its official, it is Christmas at the Way house. We made the Christmas tree commitment today. My […]
December 5, 2010

Day 67: More Milk Please Mom

Today is a GIVE I may have normally have turned down. It would have seemed like an extra “to do” on my long list of items, but instead […]
December 4, 2010

Day 66: The Gumball Capital

This is the most amazing story I have ever heard and was sent to me by a good friend and reader. I have  bumped another GIVE for this […]