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Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines – How You Can Help

November 17th, 2013 · No Comments · Developing Areas

Typhoon Haiyan, which touched down Friday, November 8, is now being called the strongest storm ever to make landfall in history. It battered the Philippines with sustained winds of almost 200 miles an hour. Over 10,000 people are believed to have perished, and over 1.2 million Filipino residents are at risk. In the years I’ve […]

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World of Children Award Key-Shaped Jewelry

November 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Children's Charities

The World of Children Award is sometimes referred to as the “Nobel Prize for child advocates”. It recognizes and provides funding for some of those who make a big difference for children worldwide. This year’s Advocacy Award Recipient is someone we’re talked about in the past on this blog: Lauren Bush Lauren, the originator and […]

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The Best Ball Tossing Toy for Dogs – the Bamboo Wood Chuck from Planet Dog

October 28th, 2013 · No Comments · Animal Causes

Ever since my sister adopted Clancy as a rescue puppy, you probably notice I’ve been taking every chance I get to highlight dog treats and dog toys. Part of the reason, of course, is that animal and pet charities are near and dear to my heart, and when I come across companies that make great […]

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Agraria Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 19th, 2013 · No Comments · Breast Cancer

Agraria started life in 1970 as a boutique on Nob Hill in San Francisco, selling a mix of antiques, books, unique gifts, potpourri, candles, incense, sachets, and bath and body products. They specialized in home fragrance, launching with two signature aromas: Bitter Orange Potpourri and Balsam Perfume Candle, which together made an amazing combination. Four […]

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Christmas Gifts at Kohl's, this year starring Snoopy!

October 13th, 2013 · No Comments · Children's Charities, Kohls

It’s that time of year again! Every year, I look forward to when Kohl’s releases its Kohl’s Cares line of gifts. As we’ve featured on this blog in past years, they’ve sold everything from Dr. Seuss books to Nancy Tillman books to Winnie the Pooh stuffed animals. I never fail to be impressed by the quality […]

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Heaven's Styles Boutique – Trendy Fashion that Fights Cancer #fightwithfashion

October 11th, 2013 · No Comments · Cancer

If you look through the online catalog of Heaven Styles Boutique (www.heavenstyles.com) or their Facebook page, , you’ll see the spectacular creations of fashion designer Nathan Carl Garvin. His designs are unique and elegant, and yet approachable and affordable. The ensemble you see to the right, believe it or not, is from their Spring and Summer […]

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Great Wine that Supports a Great Cause #wine

October 9th, 2013 · No Comments · Veterans and Military

Operation Homefront is a non-profit organization that helps the families of active-duty military and veterans in need with emergency financial assistance. Since it began in 1982, Operation Homefront has provided more than $170 million dollars in funding to programs that benefit military families. Last year alone, Operation Homefront met 151,150 needs for military families, including […]

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NOMOS Glashutte Watches that help Doctors Without Borders

October 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Developing Areas, Doctors Without Borders

This stunning watch is one of two special edition watches released by NOMOS Glashütte to support Doctors Without Borders. The watch comes in two sizes with a diameter of either 33mm or 38mmm, and both watches are limited to a production of only 1,000 watches. NOMOS Glashütte first released a limited edition watch in March […]

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Pink Shopping Bags for $2.99 at Safeway That Helps Breast Cancer Research

September 30th, 2013 · No Comments · Breast Cancer

From now until November 3, when you visit a Safeway, Vons, Pavillions, Tom Thumb, Randalls, Dominick’s, or Carrs store, you’ll be able to purchase a reusable shopping bag for $2.99. A full $2.00 of that will go to benefit breast cancer research. You can also purchase $30 of participating products with pink price tags, and […]

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Shop at Kohls for Breast Cancer Awareness 2013

September 25th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Breast Cancer, Kohls

Each year, I take a little extra time as October approaches to talk about pink breast cancer related products. That’s mainly because Breast Cancer Awareness and the pink ribbon campaign is what really spawned the concept of retailers and consumer product manufacturers tying in their products with charities. This accomplishes two things–of course, the portion […]

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