December 28, 2010

Day 90: Out With the Old & In With the New

I have posted a similar GIVE to this one quite some time ago but it’s worth mentioning again. Over the holidays my husband likes to clear […]
December 27, 2010

Day 89: Wikipedia Needs Us!

For those of us over the age of 40 – do you remember using an encyclopaedia? We had to actually take hours of research time going through books, libraries, and magazine articles […]
December 26, 2010

Day 88: We Wish You a Merry Christmas….

We Wish you a Merry Christmas… We Wish you a Merry Christmas… And a Happy New Year! Christmas Day is always a time of reflection for […]
December 25, 2010

Day 87: Bright Nights

“Get in the spirit of the Holidays – take a train ride through our forest transformed with two million twinkling lights, see the animated displays and […]
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. […]