Don’t allow fear for the future to prevent you from improving the present.

It is no secret how we, as a generation, are striving for more. Be it saving, planning, educating, working… we’re securing a successful and comfortable future for ourselves. We’ve seen markets crash and buildings fall, institutions fail and our once happy, secure neighbors be left with nothing, despite their upholding of responsibilities. What effect has…

Whatever we are waiting for – peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of simple abundance – it will surely come to us, but only when we are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart. -Sarah Ban Breathnach Relax Be grateful Give back

Its World Oceans Day!

In honor of the world’s oceans- the most essential, plentiful, life-giving resource we on Earth were blessed with- I would like to draw attention to a few ways to protect and care them, and one enormous improvement project hopefully being launched soon. Here are 10 Things You Can do to Save the Ocean, as suggested by…

How to throw a Fund-Raiser of any scale:

You don’t have to be a professional philanthropist, celebrity or millionaire to throw a beautiful, successful fund-raiser. In the summer season of Saturdays there are plenty of opportunities for throwing parties! For my entertainers out there, why not create an unforgettable event benefitting one of your favorite causes? Here are some tips tailored to the…

Summer is in the air!

With the temperatures rising, no more school for the kids, happy hour, beach days and family vacations- it’s the time of year we cash in those lazy-day coupons. Or frequent flyer miles. And speaking of frequent flyer miles- where will you go on your summer vacation this year? Near? Far? Somewhere new, or just to grandma’s…

“We are not here on earth to see through each other, we’re here to see each other through.”

How does helping people help you?

This day and age, we’re all about the cost-benefit of our actions. How much money will I make? Will I enjoy how I’m spending my day, is it worth my efforts? The difference between spending your time helping yourself and helping others is really.. when you think about it.. not huge. When you help others, you…

Its World Health Day!

Today is the day to be healthy- physically, mentally, and emotionally. The theme for World Health Day 2015 is food safety- check out what that means on the World Health Organization’s website: http://www.who.int/campaigns/world-health-day/2015/en/. Also, here is an international website focused on some food safety regulations and healthy food tips: http://www.safefood.eu/Home.aspx. Like the wise saying goes- you…

#MakeItHappen!

MAKE IT HAPPEN is the theme of the day- International Women’s Day 2015! The day, since 1911, has been celebrating equality and the achievements of women- socially, economically, culturally, in the family, workplace, community country and all over the world. In honor of celebrating the world’s women, lets also celebrate the organizations working to support…