Today is the day that every woman all around the world are celebrated for their strength and continuous fighting spirit. We take a moment to remember the women that have paved the way and continued the fight for women all over the world. Happy International Women’s Day. The LoonRead more "International Women’s Day"
Happy Purim! Today at sunset will mark the beginning of Purim. This holiday is base on the conclusion of the Scroll of Ester. There are a few ways that this holiday is celebrated; there is the exchanging of gifts and drink called miskloach manot, also there is action of donating to the poor and the […]Read more "Happy Purim"
This holiday was created by a teacher by the name of Ruth Spiro. The premise of this day was to teach children about donating. A cause would be chosen by the school ahead of time. On this day the children would bring in fifty cents for the donation, and can chew gum in school […]Read more "Happy Bubble Gum Day!"
Today doesn’t only mark the beginning of Black History Month but it’s also National Freedom Day! It was on this day in 1865, that Abraham Lincoln signed the 13th amendment. In 1948, a former slave Major Richard Robert Wright created this holiday. Reminding us of what America stands for – Freedom For All! On […]Read more "Happy National Freedom Day"
This weekend I had an interesting experience over. I would love to share the experience that led to this particular post but first I would like to share my current conclusion. I say current because opinions are always subject to change as more information is obtained. The conclusion that I have come to is […]Read more "The Degree of Hate"
Today is the actual birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. One of the most well-known civil rights leaders within American history. On this day in 1029, he was born in Atlanta, Georgia to a school teacher Alberta Williams King, and a pastor Martin Luther King, Sr. As he grew up as a gifted […]Read more "Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr"
I sit here and write this post as the huge holiday season has come to an end. Up here in the northeast it’s basically freezing outside. As I have come to this realization my mind and heart can’t help but to fall on those that are not blessed with a warm and safe place to […]Read more "I Challenge You"
This is somewhat of a difficult post to write. Not because this is a difficult subject matter. In fact it’s quite the opposite, in fact it falls under the topic – Easier said than done. First thing that needs to be asked (I actually mean – What you need to ask yourself?) – What is […]Read more "Mind, Body and You: Outside Your Comfort Zone"
Today marks the official launch of a much needed non for profit organization. This is the dream come true of the sole founder Dushawn Moses. An organization from a veteran for veterans. Lifeshift has finally arrived. I had the opportunity to have a quick chat with Mr. Moses and get a glimpse into his […]Read more "Lifeshift"
How do I feel when told ‘Thank you for your service?’Read more "Thank You For Your Service"