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Help a Child in Need and #ShareAHaircut

[spacer height="20px"] Last year I shared with all of you about Hair Cuttery's Share-A-Haircut program and it is something that I have become passionate about. If you aren't familiar, this is a great campaign in which Hair Cuttery will donate a haircut to a child in need for every haircut that a child receives from… Continue reading Help a Child in Need and #ShareAHaircut

Chicago, Greater Good, Uncategorized

Cradles to Crayons is Coming to Chicago

[spacer height="20px"] "Imagine 1 in 3. That's 33%. That's 10 out of 30 kids in your classroom. That's way too many". Cradles to Crayons My eight year old has 30 kids in her classroom. So which ten children are without necessities such as coats or shoes or boots especially in this bitter cold weather? We… Continue reading Cradles to Crayons is Coming to Chicago

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Hair Cuttery Share-A-Haircut Program #ShareAHaircut

[spacer height="20px"] I was recently contacted by Hair Cuttery to talk about an amazing program that they offer called Share- A- Haircut. What is it, you ask? Well, the Share-A-Haircut program was created by Hair Cuttery to give free haircuts to underprivileged kids as they go back to school. In the 16 years that they… Continue reading Hair Cuttery Share-A-Haircut Program #ShareAHaircut

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Walgreens Helps You Stay Healthy and Gives the Gift of Health to Others

[spacer height="20px"] This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  [spacer height="20px"] All opinions are mine alone. When I think of getting ready to head back to school, school supplies, new clothes, and gym shoes come to mind. But keeping the kids healthy should also be at the top of that list.… Continue reading Walgreens Helps You Stay Healthy and Gives the Gift of Health to Others

Blogging, Chicago, Greater Good, Humor, Product Reviews, Sponsored Post

James Dyson Foundation = We Will No Longer Lose at Math

[spacer height="20px"] Back in December, my friend Marianne and I got the chance to visit Dyson's Chicago offices. That my friends is a cool mini car. That is cropped. Because my thighs look huge. Or are huge. Anyhoo, these offices. THESE OFFICES. First off, just getting invited here was an honor. And I owe it all… Continue reading James Dyson Foundation = We Will No Longer Lose at Math

Crafts, Friends, Greater Good, Humor, Life

A Craft Show, Some Great Soup and An Inspiring Story

[spacer height="20px"] Our first show was yesterday and it went pretty well. We definitely didn't sell as much as we thought we would but it was our first showing and a lot of the crafter's there told us that they felt it was a little slow, so we felt we did well despite the lower… Continue reading A Craft Show, Some Great Soup and An Inspiring Story