Say Something Nice Day

Saturday, June 1st is observes as National Say Something Nice Day. It was proclaimed by Mayor Keith Summey of North Charleston, South Carolina to counteract bullying and the lack of civility and common courtesy that is growing among people in today’s world. And we think it’s amazing! We also believe every day should be say something…

Thankful Thursday

We have always believed in the power of gratitude and decided that we need to make it a habit not only for ourselves, but hopefully all of you too! So we are starting Thankful Thursday! Each week we will share this graphic for something we are thankful for! We ask that you download the graphic…

What my mother taught me

As I get older I start to realize just how much my mother taught me about life, even things she probably didn’t realize she was doing at the time. And there’s no better day than Mother’s Day to reflect on it all. She taught me to care. A lot. This may sound funny considering my…

Mad (Lib) for Mom!

We absolutely LOVE hearing it from the mouths of babes and thought this would be the cutest way for our little ones to tell us what they REALLY think! Print them off and have dad, grandma, the babysitter or an older sibling help fill them out! Make sure you tag us in pictures of them…

Love Beyond Words

Remember the good old phrase, “Actions speak louder than words”? There’s a reason it goes down in history as one of the best, and we believe the same goes for love: The act of love speaks louder than simply saying it. Saying I LOVE YOU and really meaning it is a beautiful thing, even if…

Let’s Smash SMARD Together

Your help gives hope to all of those affected by SMARD Meet Nash: Nash Stineman was born on November 18, 2016 with Spinal Muscular Atrophy with Respiratory Distress, 1( aka SMARD1).  Nash is the ONLY person in Illinois affected by this disease. For the first 2 years of life, Nash spent most of his time in…