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 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 […]
November 30, 2010

Day 62: The 12 GIVES of Christmas for Kids

This post could actually be called “The 12 days of Giving” but since we are on the edge of one of the biggest holiday’s of the year for […]
November 29, 2010

Day 61: What You are Doing to GIVE Today

Today’s GIVE was sent to me by a reader. It’s her GIVE but something I do every day too. I thought it was worth a post […]
November 28, 2010

Day 60:It’s Kiva Time!

If you haven’t heard of Kiva take the time to read this post. There has been some bad press about the microcredit loan system but this […]
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 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 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 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 […]
November 1, 2010

Day 33: Steve’s Halloween Give

Happy Halloween! Day 33 / Give 33 This GIVE is not about what I did but what one of my local neighbours has been doing for 20 […]
October 27, 2010

Day 29: The Good Mood Gig

“Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” ~ Helen Keller I love it […]
October 26, 2010

Day 28: The Unsung Hero

Chef’s Challenge Update: I need your help. On November 21, 2010 I am traveling to Toronto to participate in a fundraising event called the Chef’s Challenge […]
October 14, 2010

Day 16: Socks Anyone?

This GIVE is a team GIVE inspired and supported by my dear friend Mark. Thank you Mark for being so generous – this is your GIVE […]
October 13, 2010

Day 15: Ask and You Shall Receive

Ask and you shall receive! If you really put the energy out an opportunity will arise for you. If you really want to GIVE you will […]
October 10, 2010

Day 12: 365give vs. Chef Gordon Ramsey

I have just had to take a deep breath to do something that I find very difficult to do for today’s GIVE. I am finding myself […]
October 6, 2010

Day 8: Fill the Cup

“There are 925 million undernourished people in the world today. That means one in  seven people do not get enough food to be healthy and lead […]
October 3, 2010

Day 5: A Friend in Need is a Friend Indeed

How many times have we thought about doing something really nice for a friend in need but just don’t have the time. Today’s GIVE is about finding the […]
October 1, 2010

Day 3: For Reading Addicts Only

When was the last time you were in your local Public Library? I’m in ours often, sometimes as much as twice a week. I use it […]