2022: Hopes, Healing, & Reminders

Here we are, several days into 2022 which can be daunting and overwhelming. New Year’s typically start off with lots of hype;  “what are your resolutions?”, “what are you hoping to achieve in 2022?”, “what are your goals?”, and the list goes on…….  While for some people, these questions may be eye opening and motivating,Continue reading “2022: Hopes, Healing, & Reminders”

National Reach as High as You Can Day: Small Steps Go a Long Way

Many would say that one of the most irresponsible statement to stand by in 2019 is “Follow Your Dreams”. Irresponsible because, in this never-ending economic crisis, following dreams may seem like the worst idea one could have, unless you have a viable Plan B or some kind of parachute. If there is something that theseContinue reading “National Reach as High as You Can Day: Small Steps Go a Long Way”

IMAlive: Closing a Chapter on 2018 #EYS2018

As the year 2018 comes to a close and we as an organization are reflecting on this campaign that encouraged everyone to embrace their superpowers it seems only fitting that we end the year with a special superpower that also goes very well with the theme of New Years Eve: glitter. Let me explain thatContinue reading “IMAlive: Closing a Chapter on 2018 #EYS2018”

The Best Advice My Dad Has Ever Given Me

Let me tell you about my dad. He is one of those people who has mastered the art of making those around him feel supported and loved. He works to make the world a better place through his job but also through his personal interactions. Now that I’ve spent a few years away from homeContinue reading “The Best Advice My Dad Has Ever Given Me”

Flowers Are Beginning to Bloom: International Day of Happiness

What makes you happy?  For me, the list of things is pretty long.  I get joy out of some of the smallest things in life but did you know there’s a specific day the UN set aside to promote happiness? In June 2012 a resolution was adopted by the General Assembly of the UN toContinue reading “Flowers Are Beginning to Bloom: International Day of Happiness”

National Make A Friend Day: The Impact of Making a New Friend

Imagine this. You are xx years old and you have met an array of people, people from all walks of life; different personalities, backgrounds, ethnicities, social classes, etc. With your own walk of life, you feel like you’ve met your tribe. The people who get you, love you, and know you to be the bestContinue reading “National Make A Friend Day: The Impact of Making a New Friend”