Books to Help Encourage Empathy in Your Kid

My children are a gift to me, and I hope to raise them in such a way that they are also a gift to this world. At 2 and 10 they are exemplifying behaviors that reflect values most important to my … [Read more...]

Thankful That I Didn’t Have a Black Son

When I was 19 and pregnant I remember praying, “Dear God please let me have a boy.” For weeks I only looked at baby boy things and had picked out a boy name. I was convinced that raising a son … [Read more...]

Because Maternal Mental Health Matters

Dear family and friends, On June 21st I will be participating in the 2nd Annual Climb out of Darkness. All over the world people will come together "to raise awareness of perinatal mood and anxiety … [Read more...]

10 Ways to Help Your Kids Make a Difference in the World

If you’re raising future global changers like I am there’s one thing I’ve learned that makes a world of difference: starting at home. Although I understand the term “global changers” might … [Read more...]

Marching for Babies at the “March for Babies”

Throughout history, people have marched for so many of the things that they have believed in. They’ve opted to unite declaring their commitment to a cause, to a community, or even to an individual. … [Read more...]

#DeliveringJoy: It Isn’t Too Late

This holiday season my family and I went out and delivered joy! Needless to say it was one of the greatest things we have done (EVER!). I am writing to share what we did and to tell you that it isn't … [Read more...]

What We’re Up to + Some Links

This weekend my family and I were busy #deliveringjoy! I've been participating in a blog campaign for the Honda Odyssey (I totally want a minivan now too btw. Seriously!) and the timing couldn't have … [Read more...]

Ways to Celebrate Giving Tuesday as a Couple

The second annual Giving Tuesday (#GivingTuesday) is almost here and in my opinion it just might be one of the most important days of the holiday season. Declared a “national day of giving,” it is … [Read more...]

Some News + Some Thoughts

Hello lovelies, I wanted to take a moment to share some exciting news regarding Millennials + Mental Health. On Tuesday October 22nd from 1-2PM EST, we will be participating in the #MillennialChat … [Read more...]

Millennials and Mental Health + Some Links

Hello lovelies! Summer is almost over but not quite yet. It's boiling outside and we are doing our best to stay cool. Hope you are too. I am popping in to share something very special that I am … [Read more...]