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What Motivates Them?

Motivation is what drives people to do one thing or another. It is like a little fire in your belly that burns and guides you to through life. Advocacy has its own special motivation. Generally, people who take on advocacy … Continue reading

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Never Really Alone

I’m somewhere between mile 18 and 19 and I can’t take the pain anymore. There is a blister on my toe. I know it! Why did I wrap my toe? Mom said it would end up hurting and being uncomfortable … Continue reading

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“It’s OK, Charlie…”

  I recently commiserated with a friend on Facebook about the trials of shopping with unhappy children and the looks strangers give us. As we swapped stories of our shopping ventures with our unhappy kids it got me thinking about … Continue reading

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5 Ways To Achieve Your Goals

My alarm sang it’s song at 5:15 am and I lay thinking, “Why am I doing this again?” and the answer seemed so simple, because I set a goal for myself and early mornings are apart of making that goal … Continue reading

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Why Connecting Matters

After a year of constantly being on the go it was time for a break.  Not just an afternoon of lying around watching movies kind  of break but the kind where you unplug from life and listen, watch and be … Continue reading

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5 Ways To Show Gratitude

Recently I was lucky enough to attend a Military Spouses Night Out hosted by Operation Homefront and the Key Note Speaker was Michelle Cuthrell, author of Behind the Blue Star Banner.  The writer inside of me was giddy to hear … Continue reading

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Resources For The Most Silent Victims

The month of October brings awareness to several issues in life.  The biggest one being Breast Cancer and the organizations who help bring awareness to research do a great job of spreading the word.  But, there is another issue we … Continue reading

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