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Category Archives: Our Favorite Things

No sanitary pads. Monthly cycles. Girls dropping out of school. These are all inextricably linked. Can I ask you to do something? Forget the lie that “you can’t make a difference.” Don’t flippantly scroll by today while sipping your latte and believe that what you do here has little impact on someone somewhere else.  IT DOES. […]

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Friends, one of the things I love most about blogging is the connections that are made. I am not one that believes all Facebook friends are “real friends.” No I am not.  But I have found that entrepreneurs in the blog world rely on connection and support – to encourage and build one another up. […]

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I gasp when I go into a running store and after having my run analyzed, someone laces up a pair of great kicks on my feet and then proceeds to tell me, “that’ll be $157.42.”  What the…???  Did I hear that correctly?  Please people.  I have growing children.  I’m not paying that for a pair […]

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DIY Christmas Wrap Brown paper packaging is my all time favorite. Favorite. Favorite. Favorite. Maybe it’s because my Catholic-raised mother was always singing “My Favorite Things” from The Sound of Music growing up – floating around the house like Maria. She always loved that show. Me too. Maybe it’s my wrap of choice because of […]

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Black Friday. Small Business Saturday. Cyber Monday. Get a good deal. Purchase more stuff.  You NEED to buy this now, or you’ll never be able to afford it later…because today’s the only day it’ll ever be affordable.  We as a culture have bought into the “how much can I get” theme clanging in our ears the […]

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