Mondays Matter: Week 24

Taken from the book Every Monday Matters: 52 Ways To Make A Difference by Matthew Emerzian and Kelly BozzaDON’T HONK!-Noise is among the most pervasive pollutants today.-28 million people have impaired hearing caused by noise.-Hearing loss is occurring in people at younger and younger ages.-The law states that the driver of a motor vehicle, when…
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Tomorrow morning our family leaves for a weekend in Minnesota to attend my nephew’s wedding. Since my sister is much older than me, my nieces and nephews are closer to my age and I have always been very close to them. This weekend, my nephew Eric is getting married to the love of his life,…
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Another Reagan Story!

Just a few minutes ago, our daughter Reagan (age 4) was talking with my husband. Out of the blue, as most of her thoughts are, she says the following: Reagan: Daddy, when the four of you die and I am left all alone, I will have to build a For Sale Sign and put it…
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Mondays Matter: Week 23

Taken from the book Every Monday Matters: 52 Ways To Make A Difference by Matthew Emerzian and Kelly Bozza GET TESTED 1 in 4 teens contracts an STD each year. 50% of the population will likely have an STD at some point in their lifetime. Nearly 1 million people are estimated to have HIV and…
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A Conversation with Grandma!

Last weekend our daughter, Reagan spent the weekend with my parents. She had been asking for a weekend at Grandpa and Grandma B’s all by herself. I wanted to share a funny conversation that they had. Grandma had been working on a quilt and told Reagan she had to go get a needle. Reagan asked…
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We have a winner!

Sorry it took me so long to announce the winner today. It was our last day of school and then we had 2 Little League games, so it has been a bit hectic. I wish all of you could win. Julie is a fellow book blogger who I have been the recipient of some great…
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Mondays Matter: Week 22

Taken from the book Every Monday Matters: 52 Ways to Make A Difference by Matthew Emerzian and Kelly Bozza THANK A FIREFIGHTER! -73% of firefighters are volunteers, with 66% of more of fire departments staffed 100% by volunteers. -More than 100 firefighters die in the line of duty each year ACTION STEPS 1. When you…
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Mondays Matter: Week 21

Taken from the book Every Monday Matters: 52 Ways to Make A Difference by Matthew Emerzian and Kelly Bozza LEARN CPR-4-6 Minutes after someone experiences cardiac arest, brain death starts to occur.-75-80% of all out-of-hospital cardiac arrests happen at home.-95% of sudden cardiac arrest victims die before reaching the hospital.-CPR helps maintain vital blood flow…
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GIVEAWAY!

A couple weeks ago, I posted that it was the Energizer Bunny’s 20th Birthday. The Energizer company has sent me the cutest Energizer Bunny slippers and has even sent an extra pair for me to giveaway to one of you. So, if you would like to win a pair of these fun, cute and warm…
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Mondays Matter: Week 20

Taken from the book Every Monday Matters: 52 Ways to Make A Difference by Matthew Emerzian and Kelly BozzaDONT FLICK YOUR CIGARTTE BUTTCigarette butts are the most commonly littered item.They have been found in the stomachs of fish, birds, whales, and other marine creatures that mistake them for food.Annual cigarette butt litter, end on end,…
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