Category Archives: Charity

Gift of Giving Christmas Logo

Companies that Give to Those in Need #charity

Since before I was even a parent, I knew that I wanted to teach my kids Charity. After losing Alexander, it became an unbridled passion to do something good in his name. In turn, once a year, for the past… «more»

Delivering Gifts to House of Lazarus1 2013

Santas Elves Giving Toys to Those in Need

Today, Santa Elves (a.k.a Max and Artemis) took three bags of toys to House of Lazarus. Watch for an upcoming post about all the great companies that participated in our Charity Gift Guide and got into the Holiday spirit by… «more»

Someone Gifting a Quarter

How the Gift of a Quarter Changed my Life

A friend of mine, Create with Joy does a weekly meme. This week’s theme is “Share Something Good“.  Seeing as she is always supportive of my weekly BlogLovin Hop, I thought that I’d participate. Except, I couldn’t. Well, I could… «more»

Avery's Butterfly Donate to Sunnybrook Hospital

Avery’s Act of Kindness Fundraiser for an NICU Incubator

Unfortunately, life doesn’t always work out the way you planned it. When I was 25 weeks pregnant with Triplets, Baby A, Alexanders’ membranes ruptured (PROM). While this can signal impending labour, for reasons unknown, I didn’t end up going into… «more»

How you Can Help Raise Money for our Humane Society in Mexico

  Since 2005, we have been members of an animal humane society called “Tzi’te Animal Proteccion” in San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico. This past year, I’ve blogged about our issues with animal overpopulation and our plan to conquer… «more»

begging hands

Humbled by Those Who Have Less but Give More

Here in Mexico, it’s not hard to have more than your neighbour, or anyone else for that matter.There is a great divide of wealth amongst the classes. We are considered upper class (except by the upper class) because we are… «more»