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Determined – A Special Olympics Spotlight

Determined – A Special Olympics Spotlight

There are over 3 million Special Olympic athletes in 175 countries across the globe. Chances are good you have already heard about the Special Olympics or have been impacted by it somehow in your lifetime. After all, it is the WORLD’S LARGEST sports organization for […]

Why we love the Y

Why we love the Y

There’s something you probably don’t know about me and its about time I let you in on what I believe is the secret to my success … it’s our local YMCA, my home away from home. I spend anywhere from 8-12 hours there a week. It […]

Help Heroes Win!

Help Heroes Win!

Tonight’s charity spotlight is on the Ronald McDonald House and this short video clip they’ve created really brightened my day. If you have a child at home battling any kind of illness, you will want to share it with them again and again. Heroes really […]

Saving Lives, one concert at a time

Saving Lives, one concert at a time

The Love Hope Strength Foundation is the world’s leading rock & roll cancer foundation, hosting concerts in the most extreme locations on earth in hopes of raising awareness on a truly global level. Founded just a few short years ago (2007), their goal is to […]

Texas Cadillac Dealers launch Team Escalade

Texas Cadillac Dealers launch Team Escalade

Cadillac debuted the 2012 Escalade yesterday and made an unprecedented move. Instead of investing all their money in a huge advertising campaign, they took a different approach. One that I am happy to be a part of. Escalades are made in Texas, by Texans and […]

Helping People ☺☁☂

Helping People ☺☁☂

image from the wonderfully talented Matte Stephens [found here] Took the kids for a quick run to the market today and on our way out of the store, we noticed a lady who had fallen down in the rain and was trying to get up […]

Top 10 Gifts That Give Back

Top 10 Gifts That Give Back

If you are like me, then you have found holiday shopping this year a bit challenging. Finding a meaningful gift in a time of abundance can be hard, but these gifts do double duty. Not only are they great to give, but you can rest […]