When Merging Ideas Really Gives Back

I LOVE TED!!  This year is just as inspiring and exciting as ever, which always makes it hard for me to decide what to write about!! Well, I’ve barely scratched the surface of all the talks I want to watch … Read More

An Accidental Tweet That Turned Out Well

This is a funny twitter “incident” that made me chuckle and love the internet even more… (if that’s possible.) The Red Cross employee who mans their twitter account accidently sent out a seemingly drunk tweet.  PR crisis? Nope, the opposite. … Read More

Mark Joins Billionaires Who Are Giving It Back

Here’s a story that gave me a warm glow as we head into the Holidays.  In this world where so few have the majority of wealth – more than any one person could even possibly spend- it’s so great to … Read More

Not A Bad Idea

There are plenty of good deeds to do if you just know where to go and how to get involved. That’s the idea behind GET UR GOOD ON™, a site that encourages a wealth of volunteer and community service possibilities. It’s sponsored by Youth Service America and provides both emotional and financial support. … Read More

Dulux’s Beautiful Color Crusade

I’m so in love with this gorgeous project! Watch the movie below and I’m sure you will feel the same way. … Read More

Banking in the Third World

In third-world countries, keeping your money safe and using it to make more money has never been easy, especially when the vast distance between banks, bad roads, and slow postal service stand in the way of individuals starting their own businesses. … Read More

Do Good – It’s Actually Pretty Simple Folks

My roommate and I don’t have a car. Recently, she went on an expedition to buy several huge bags of mulch for the garden. While in the checkout queue, she mused to the cashier about whether a cab would be cool with such a cargo “don’t like your chances” was the reply. … Read More

Giving Back—In a Year That’s Taken So Much

The holiday season is coming. It’s time to stop being such a jerk.

OK. OK. I won’t speak for you, but I’m going to be honest and admit that I get a knot in my stomach when those seasonal decorations start appearing in the store. … Read More

Charitable Editions:Charity Driven Products.

How do you maintain a positive image of your brand? How can you incorporate giving back to the community as well as product innovation into one product? Charitable Editions. … Read More

Gotta Love the Creatures!

In the true spirit of Giving Back, I have come across a charity that is very near and dear to my heart. I was never a dog person till I got my guy Chili, and then I got Quesa Blu, then Shade! They truly are my kids, they fight, they grumble, and tear things up…well Shade does anyway, but I have learned how unconditionally they love… … Read More