Community Ties


Rock the Red Pump 2 comments
“Every 47 minutes a woman in the U.S. tests positive for HIV.“ How’s that for a startling statistic? That woman is someone’s mother, daughter, sister, friend… And this is why I, along with thousands of other bloggers, have joined with The Red Pump Project to Rock the Red Pump. The goal […]

HIV/AIDs: Know Your Status {Rock the Red Pump}


National Children's Cancer Society 2 comments
Even though I know cancer can’t determine age, when I think of cancer, I think about adults.  Or maybe it’s just too heartbreaking to think about a child being diagnosed with such an awful disease. September has been designated as National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.  Every year, more than 12,000 […]

Blog for a Cause: National Children’s Cancer Society


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I remember when I was first diagnosed with Thyroid Cancer about ten years ago.  I stood in the middle of the kitchen, holding the phone, the doctor had just said “You have a little bit of cancer.  Do you have any questions?”  Before I could respond, she hung up the phone.  […]

She Colors My Day



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CoverGirl wants to know how you are a sensitive beauty. Submit a video telling CoverGirl how you give back to the community to make the world a better place and why this makes you beautiful, inside and out. To enter, all you have to do is go here and submit […]

CoverGirl Asks “How are You a Sensitive Beauty?”


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I care about the women and girls who will be diagnosed with HIV/AIDs. I care about the women and girls whose lives will be affected by HIV/AIDs. I care about the families who will be devastated by this preventable disease. Today is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDs Awareness Day. It […]

Today I Rock the Red Pump Because I Care


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Today is International Women’s Day (IWF) ~ a global day to celebrate the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. IWF has been celebrated since the early 1900s, a time that saw tremendous economic, political and social growth and a rise in radical ideologies. The first […]

Happy International Women’s Day



In two weeks I will be rocking my red pumps for a very special cause ~ The Red Pump Project. The Red Pump Project is an advocacy organization that seeks to raise awareness about women and girls who have been affected by HIV/AIDs. In honor of National Women and Girls […]

I’ll Be Rocking the Red Pumps, Will You?