Monthly Archives: September 2011

Month Two Wrap-Up

It is now just about the end of September, and we have wrapped up our second month of projects.  Two months in to our year-long project, I would say we are doing great!  In September, we have completed seven more projects.  … Continue reading

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Project 13: Run for a Cause

Running has never been one of my favorite activities – probably because I have never been in very good shape.  I have a lot of friends who have run multiple marathons and even one friend who has done Iron Mans.  … Continue reading

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Project 12: Donate Blood

I did it!  I really never thought donating blood was something I would ever consider doing in a million years.  Not that I didn’t think it was important or a great cause, but my needle phobia was always far stronger … Continue reading

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Project 11: Hand Out Silly Bands

When I told Abby that this weekend’s project was going to be me donating blood on Sunday, she was extremely upset.   She cried and repeatedly said, “That is not a good project!”  So, I promised her that I would come … Continue reading

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Project 10: Donate to a worthy cause – North Texas Giving Day

This project was a spur of the moment decision, but I thought it was worth posting about.  Did you know that today (September 15) is North Texas Giving Day?  If you go to http://www.donorbridgetx.org, any donation of $25 or more … Continue reading

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The Winds of Change…

I have now been at this little (well, maybe it’s not so little) project for about a month and a half and we have tackled nine projects.  So far, most of my posts and thoughts have focused on my daughter, … Continue reading

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Project 9: National Day of Service Food Drive

Today is the 10th Anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, and it has been designated the National Day of Service.  In honor of the day, I planned a food drive just going door to door in our neighborhood.  I … Continue reading

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