…give it your all

After making it through the first half of this grueling short week, we’ve made it to the home stretch, crusaders. What better time for a reminder of all the good things in your life (#blessed) and the importance of sharing those things with the less fortunate with for International Day of Charity?

…Make a Change

If you haven’t been keeping up on this week’s environmental news, I’ve got some good news and some bad news. The good news is that you’re an excellent bad-news bypasser. Yay, you! The bad news is that your artful dodger streak has reached its end, which is kind of good news too. Staying informed is…

…be friends

Happy Monday, crusaders! Today the world acknowledges the International Day of Friendship, a global holiday created by the United Nations in 1997. And it’s here just in the nick of time because, frankly, I think we could ALL use a reminder of the importance of friendship (particularly international friendship). 

…right it off

Today marks the beginning of the 70th year of the UN’s Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Human Rights Day, a day established to bring awareness to human rights issues around the world. It was a cause championed by many, among them Eleanor Roosevelt. The day seems to be striking a particular chord this year…

…branch out

Today as we all pause to say goodbye to summer, the world is taking a moment to consider peace for the International Day of Peace. It seems appropriate that we consider such things as the season changes, because, of course, change is what will be required. I hope that if we’ve learned nothing else in the…

…Empower

Fellow crusaders, I’m not going to lie, as a citizen who is trying to stay informed on the current presidential election, the last few days have been rough. Okay, so the whole process has been incredibly depressing, and I have some serious concerns about…well, a whole lot. Which is why I was thrilled to find…