The power of we (Blog Action Day)

Blog Action Day sort of does this thing to me every year where it creeps up on me and all of sudden it’s today! Except that it’s not actually that surprising since I’ve had it marked down on a calendar for about four months. Nonetheless…

Nine months too long

(If you’ve already been to Carol’s blog, apologies… this is the pre-story.) Ten months ago I had a bit a panic attack. I was in hurricane mode planning and coordinating our Bolivia bloggers trip that was less than four weeks away. On Sunday evening, I…

Meeting Noelia

I was nervous to meet her. How would I act? What would I say? I could ask her what her favorite color is or what her school is like. What if I run out of simple questions to ask her? Would I meet her mom…

Things you ought to know… (before traveling 3000 miles with me)

I’ve written dozens of posts already about our trip to Bolivia — about Facebook fans, and sponsored children, and country facts, and being bold, and even our trip agenda. But the one really big thing missing in all of those posts is any information about…

A little bit about love, support, and God

Let’s just say, if there was a Debbie Loizzo Facebook “fan” page… I’d “like” it for sure. This story is so sweet, I’m sharing it every where I can šŸ™‚ And adding a little extra background… Debbie is like that extra dose of inspiration on…