Where can you meet new people? #STLBlab

Where can you meet new people? #STLBlab

On this week’s #STLBlab we talked about places to meet new people in the St. Louis, Missouri area. This is not specific to dating in St. Louis but to all types of friendships and relationships. Karen and I, and our guests, talked about a variety of places here in St. Louis to meet new people. Some suggestions include local museums, … Continue Reading →
Supporting Others – January 2016

Supporting Others – January 2016

I’m starting a new series here on my blog, Supporting Others. This will be a once a month post where I am going to share ways that we can all be supporting others. Each month I will select a few different causes, projects, and such that I find interesting and give you the details. Supporting others in this way lets … Continue Reading →
St. Louis Area Foodbank

St. Louis Area Foodbank

For this week’s St. Louis Sunday post I wanted to bring up the St. Louis Area Foodbank again. Even if you are not in the St. Louis area, please do look for the major foodbank in your area for more information. Food insecurity is, sadly, a very real thing in St. Louis. One in eight people in our area need … Continue Reading →
Serving Those Who Served

Serving Those Who Served

(Family Features) When Cpl. Matt Foster left Afghanistan after his tour of duty in 2013, he didn’t know whether he would ever see his K-9 partner again. For nine months, Foster and Sgt. Mick, a black Labrador retriever, lived and worked together keeping the military compound at Camp Leatherneck and the surrounding area in Helmand Province safe from explosive attack. … Continue Reading →
Save a Life: World Suicide Prevention Day

Save a Life: World Suicide Prevention Day

Today, September 10, is World Suicide Prevention Day. Unfortunately this cause is very close to me. I know several people who have considered suicide and even worse, I know some who committed suicide. Life is so fragile. Everyone needs to reach out and help prevent this cruelness. Suicide Warning Signs: Talking about wanting to die or to kill themselves. Looking … Continue Reading →
Being Inspired Every Step of the Way

Being Inspired Every Step of the Way

This post was created in partnership with Citi®. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Many think the Olympics are over, but actually there is still more happening. Right now the Paralympics are still taking place in Sochi. These games provided athletes with impairments a chance to compete and inspire others. I am one of those people they inspire. Not … Continue Reading →