When I used to live in Vancouver I would do a sleepout every year in support of the Covenant House. Here in Kelowna we support the local food bank, and if you’ve followed me for any length of time I’m sure you’re familiar with an organization that is one of my biggest inspirations, Mamas For Mamas. Many of these charities focus on families in need, which is something I’ve grown to appreciate more since becoming a mother myself.
Happy Monday everyone! I have such a special story to share with you today, that’s is sure to brighten up your day! A few weeks ago when we shared that we were looking for little leaders to feature on our site we had so many amazing stories come through! The Davis’ story in particular really warmed my […]
Last week on the blog I revealed the organization that we would be donating this month’s Cameo funds to, the Child Advocacy Center of Kelowna. After Team Jilly and I paid a visit to the CAC I knew right away that this is where the donation would be most impactful this month! Today, I wanted […]
Over the past couple of months, I have noticed many issues circling the internet and social media about child trafficking and child abuse. As a mother to two little ones, my heart was aching. I couldn’t wrap my head around how this was happening around the world and in my community too! If you watched […]
“Sorry what?! SMA—I know it, I look after kids with SMA. They are alive, they are teenagers, they just need wheelchairs, they can’t walk, but they made their first birthdays, and then some.” Little did I know that SMA Type 1 is a totally different ball game than Type 2. Type 1 is the most […]
I’m BACK with another update on funds raised via Cameo! I won’t lie, these Cameos are sure keeping me busy lately but they’ve quickly become one of my favourite things to do each and every day! I love being able to connect with my community. But what I LOVE most is that we are all […]
I can’t believe that I’m already back with another Cameo update as it feels as though I was just sharing last month’s donation details with you! I’m sure many of you know what Cameo is by now, but for those of you who may not, you can read all about it in over on my […]
I am so excited to share an update with you in regards to the Christmas in June Fundraiser in support of Mamas for Mamas that we held at the beginning of this month. We are completely humbled and so grateful to announce that we have raised a whopping $233,170.00 thanks to each and every one […]