November 26, 2010

Day 58: Let it Snow Let it Snow Let it Snow

“Oh the weather outside is frightful, But the fire is so delightful, And since we’ve no place to go, Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let […]
November 25, 2010

Day 57: The One Thing We Can’t Live Without

I received an email yesterday from a reader who wanted to know what the big deal was about water conservation. My post refereed to billions of water being saved by recycling clothing. So […]
November 24, 2010

Day 56: Consignment Shopping

Have you ever wondered where all the cloths go that get thrown away in the world? Here are some shocking numbers from a site called Planet […]
November 23, 2010

Day 55: Clare’s Story

I’m not sure how I do this but I have this ability to draw in the most unusual circumstances to my life at time. I met so many wonderful […]
November 22, 2010

Day 54: Tip on Getting Over Your Fear – Surround Yourself with Great People

Today was a free day for me in Toronto. No cleaning, no husband, no kids, and no dogs, no charity events – nothing to take care […]
November 22, 2010

53: Collaboration

When you get a room of people together that are all there for one purpose – giving back – the energy is amazing. Last night I […]
November 20, 2010

Give 52: It’s Hard to Say I’m Sorry

I’m off – look out Gordon Ramsey here I come! Today is my travel day to Toronto to participate in the Chef’s Challenge for a Cure. […]
November 19, 2010

Day 51: Give 51 Scoop your Poop

As I am heading to Toronto on Friday to compete in the Chef’s Challenge for a Cure, this will be the last post on “shopping for a […]
November 18, 2010

Give 50: The Shop-aholic

Happy National Philanthropic Week on 365give! To celebrate this special week I am on a mission to find retailers and products that give back by just shopping with them continues […]
November 17, 2010

Day 49: Give & Shine

As part of National Philanthropy Week on 365give, I have been searching out retailers or products that are doing their own form of GIVING every day. If I’m […]
November 16, 2010

Day 48: National Philanthropic Week on 365GIVE – A Dog Story

I decided this week would be National Philanthropic Week on 365give. One day is a great start to be philanthropic but a week is a commitment […]
November 15, 2010

Day 47: Mir Peace shiwa BEKE Mup HEIWA irini PAZAmani siochain

One of the most renowned lines for over the years has been “World Peace. I want world peace.” It is a response some now mock from years of […]
November 14, 2010

Day 46: Changing the World 1 Chocolate Truffle Gelato Icewine Ball at a Time

As you can see from the first post on my site I have entered a cooking contest this coming weekend in Toronto called The Chef Challenge for a […]
November 13, 2010

Day 45: Grinder with a Mission

Vancouver has many famous and remarkable attributes. The 2010 Olympics, the spectacular panoramic ocean views and our mountains. If you are a hiker this is a […]
November 12, 2010

Day 44:Never Again

“There is no greater calling than service to others.” Oprah Winfrey Today is Remembrance Day. We take one minute out of this day to remember those who have served our […]
November 11, 2010

Day 43: The Technology Age

Computers, telephones, printers, dvd players, IPADs and a host of other gadgets have added so much to our lives in so many ways. We can communicate with people all over the world, we […]
November 10, 2010

Day 42: The Gift of Life

Today’s GIVE is dedicated to a reader who emailed me this week wit this idea for a GIVE. She was driving past our local Mall when […]
November 9, 2010

The Chef’s Challenge for a Cure

The numbers are in and I am so thrilled – almost $8000 raised for Chef Challenge for a Cure. All funds raised will help the research […]
November 9, 2010

Day 41: The Ripple Effect of Giving

Day 40 / A Gift Every day I GIVE something back and today I was the receiver – not only of one but two great gifts I wanted to […]
November 8, 2010

Day 40: Changing the World one Wipe at a Time

I never imagined arriving at Day 40 and I’m feeling great about what I have contributed every day. Giving just makes you feel good. Today I need […]
November 7, 2010

Day 39: Ethical Giving

I’m hoping to start a new trend for kids birthday parties. Ethical Giving. Let the parents buy what they would like for their child knowing what they need […]