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#SIMPLEGiving Starts Young

Disclosure: Below is information that was provided to me about the SIMPLEGiving  program. I chose to participate on behalf of Champions for Kids and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own. Did you know that 16 million American children live in poverty? Many … Continue reading

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Stuff a Bus and Christmas Crazy

I’d like to take a minute to thank everyone who helped us make our donation to Kiss FM’s Stuff a Bus and Burgh Baby’s Christmas Crazy 2013 possible. Stuff-a-Bus brought in 42 buses worth of toys in total. Christmas Crazy … Continue reading

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Education Tree

Just yesterday I complained on my personal Twitter account that I wished I could do more at Christmastime. We give a lot here in the ‘lil Burghers family; however, I never feel like it is enough. And truth be told, it … Continue reading

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Holiday Goodness

To help promote a Holiday Gift Drive for CHS, I’ve been asked to blog to the prompt, “What is the nicest thing that someone has done for you during the holidays?”. To be honest, at first I thought that finding … Continue reading

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Off the List: Drive Thru Pay it Forward #35DayProject

My friend Tiffany is doing something incredible for her 35th birthday, she’s engaging in random acts of kindness every day for the next 35 days leading up to her birthday. (You definitely should read about it on her blog and follow along … Continue reading

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Super Hero Cape

Tonight we were taking some photos to send over to The Pittsburgh Tote Bag Project for a special video montage. Arianna asked if her tote bag was a super hero cape. Well, let me think about that one. If super heroes … Continue reading

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Thirty Days of Thankful and NaBloPoMo Day 29: Raising Givers

Today, I am thankful for people (yes, ourselves included) who raise givers. There are so many people in this world who take, take, take and are selfish. I hope that our kids are different. Last year, we started a tradition … Continue reading

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Are You #Brave Enough to Help Out and Fight Hunger?

This weekend, the Pittsburgh Tote Bag Project and Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank will be hosting a tote/food drive at the premiere of “Brave” in the South Side. If you are a Burgher and can make it out, you definitely … Continue reading

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Why She Will Always Live On

A long time ago, I was a first grader and I met the person who would be my best friend forever. No, this isn’t some story of silly elementary school friendship, this is a real life, forever and ever story. … Continue reading

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