Random Acts, founded by actor Misha Collins of Supernatural, is a global nonprofit organization which encourages everyone, everywhere, to do random acts of kindness. They have raised enough money to support the construction of orphanages in Haiti, and are currently working on building a school in Nicaragua. Meanwhile, supporters all over the world donate their […]
I have been asking myself for a while now what it is about the term “white privilege” that causes such a visceral, negative reaction in me. This term—and others that are similar—get thrown at people like a slap in the face, in the hopes of getting them to wake up and shake themselves out of […]
Wonderful, wonderful article about the true nature of love. It is a choice, and it’s a choice made almost daily. Can We Choose Who We Love?
I don’t like to admit it, but I am not a fan of the temporary rector at my church. As such, I have been avoiding going to Mass for a number of months, knowing that I can always come back once he is permanently replaced. However, I did find myself at Mass this past Sunday, […]
It’s official. I have given up. I’m over politics and politicians. I’m over Fox News. I’m over stupid people who blather away mindlessly on television with nothing intelligent to say other than to further their own selfish agendas. Okay, I suppose anyone who crafts their own message in any kind of media has their own […]
Perfected Sugar-Free Peppermint Mocha Taking a break from big, heavy topics to bring you a little cup of sugar-free heaven. I’m addicted to Starbucks’ peppermint mocha, and I’ve tried off and on for quite a while to make a suitable sugar-free substitute at home. I’m convinced the last piece of the puzzle was creating a […]