Speak Up!

A friend of mine is hosting an event called Speak Up. It's an intimate forum she hosts once a month where she opens up the discussion with a thought-provoking question. She emailed me the question about a week ago to ponder. The event is tonight (in fact, I'm here now!) and although you can't attend …

The Antidote to Hate

As I thought of thought-provoking issues to write about that we can have an impact on changing, I couldn't help but think about the recent bombing in Manchester. I thought about what could be done to stop such things from happening. It seems like something that can't be prevented, something that's beyond our control. I couldn't …

Modern-Day Slavery

Every time I hear a story of sex trafficking, I'm shocked to my core. I can't believe the rates at which this occurs. It's terrifying and heart-wrenching. Thought-provoking Thursday posts are to bring awareness to issues but also to open a platform to engage in conversation that encourages solutions. The reason I'm writing about this topic …

Feeding Children

On Thursdays, I try to bring awareness to issues we can have an impact on improving. This week my heart went out to kids who depend on school meals to survive. I want to encourage you to contact a local organization that provides kids with packed lunches in your area. There are charities and businesses …