Daily Prompt: I Believe by Krista on March 16, 2014For today’s prompt, tell us three things that you believe in your heart to be true. Tell us three things you believe in your heart to be false.~~~~~~~~Three things that I believe in my heart to be true:1. There is a Higher Power.2. We are all meant to love one another.3. Children are our future.Three things I believe in my heart to be false:1. Most everything I read on the internet.2. Most everything I watch on the news.3. Most everything I hear on talk radio....more
Unfortunately in today’s world, scammers are coming at us from all angles to try and trick us to get us to part with our hard earned money. We all need to be vigilant in protecting ourselves online. If you aren’t paying attention—even if you know what to look for—they can get you.There are numerous ways to detect fake sites or emails, phishing, etc. Here are 10 you should know about:...more
Tomorrow is St. Patrick's Day and like every year, we celebrate this holiday, with my husband's family, by wearing green, eating Irish stew and drinking Bailey's. Since my husband and I are both of Irish heritage, we like to carry on the Irish traditions that we are so proud of....more
This piece originally appeared at Kim's Kitchen Sink (my blog).The wonderful Jewish holiday of Purim is on today! It's one of my favorites, so I thought I'd share a little bit about it. Big thanks to my girl Stephanie Nudelman out in NYC for being my "second pair of Jew eyes" to proofread this for typos and accuracy....more
In the words of Aili Limakka Laue, a 33-year-old Inuit activist from Kalaallit Nunaat, Greenland (Denmark). She is studying social and political science at the University of Greenland, has been a union volunteer for almost a decade and in 2009 she was elected to the board of the National Inuit Youth Council, Sorlak. She is also a single mother of four.