A Month with Georgia On My Mind

At 4 a.m. on September 21st, I received a phone call from the national Red Cross Call Center. Twelve families were being evacuated from their homes due to flooding in my own county of Gwinnett, Georgia. I called my response team and we headed out into some of the worst weather I've ever driven in. […]

Growin’ Up the Stampin’ Up! Way

Look at this cutie patootie!   We had a first-day-of-school tradition at our house in Gwinnett county, Georgia. Once the kids were dressed and ready for their first day back at school, I took a photo of them on our front step. Those pictures are some of my most treasured for it chronicles their growth […]

World Red Cross Day, May 8

The month of May has all kind of notable dates. Along with being National Scrapbooking Month, National Strawberry Month, and National Family Month, this day in May is significant for the Red Cross. Volunteers with the American Red Cross join today with 165 other national societies to commemorate World Red Cross/Red Crescent Day. I live […]