Summer Food Programs at Second Harvest


  I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias®, Odwalla, and Champions for Kids #cbias #SocialFabric When you think about summer, what do you think of?  For me it’s lazy days at the pool or beach, […]

Nuby Gives Back


I was going to post this with my review of the Flower Child Feeding Set and Snack Keeper but I felt it deserves it’s own special post. As you know on August 28th and 29th my area was hit by Hurricane Isaac. Parts of the area where completely devastated and people lost everything.  If you […]

Paying it forward with Books and the Nickelodeon Big Book Drive – Part 2


This morning I drove down to St. Barnard Parish to Lyn Oaks School, about a mile from Braithwaite, one of the areas that has been completely devastated when Issac’s storm surge flooded the area. The people in Braithwaite have lost everything and the Braithwaite Foundation has stepped up to help the people that live in […]

Paying it forward with Books and the Nickelodeon Big Book Drive

nickcfk11 - Dora SpongeBob and Oliva Books for the Big Help Book Drive

  Last week Hurricane Isaac blew into town and way overstayed any welcome he may have had. In his path he left  a lot of devastation. People flooded due to waters caused from Isaac’s storm surge, and lost everything.  I sat there last week crying, as Isaac’s visit happened 7 years to the date of […]

Beyond Blessed

I’m feeling very blessed right now. All we lost in Isaac were the flowers in the front flower bed and a small tree. We didn’t even lose power, from what I’m hearing we were among the VERY lucky few. Outside I hear the hum of chain saws as we all start to clean up the […]

Bag It Forward With Elmers This Back To School Season


As a homeschooler, I love back to school sales. I can stock up on needed supplies for cheaper prices than I would pay in say December. I stock up on paper, pencils, crayons, glue, lots and lots of glue. Everything that I think I need for the year. Supplies can get pricey which is why […]

This baby needs a heart…

I’m going to try not to turn this into a debate about healthcare and how it needs to be reformed now. But I’m saddened and sicken that these things happen here in America. This broke my heart, someone should and needs to help these parents. I don’t want to live in a country where we […]