Day 274: A Simple Give from a 3 year old Kid

Giving can come naturally as long as we teach our kids give at any age.

Nicolas and GranJan

I have been asked many times if my son is learning anything about giving as I “give” back to the world every day. The answer is simple – absolutely! We were reading a book two days ago that was talking about the planet and ways we could help protect it. I asked him to tell me some … READ MORE

Day 273: Grammy Award Winner Angelique Kidjo Gives Back to Africa

Angelique Kidjo shares her story of giving back to educate girls in AfricaI am honoured to be doing a guest post today from a remarkable women that is changing the part of the world she grew up in. It is the story of growing up in Africa as a young girl and the challenges faced  because you are born a girl.

My guest is Angelique Kidjo.

“Grammy Award–winning Beninoise singer-songwriter and activist, READ MORE

Day 272: Calling All Dog Lovers! Vancouver Keeps Giving!

The giving in Vancouver continues today as I shed some more light on the good hearted, giving people of our city. Today’s give was to the local West Vancouver SPCA but I also got a big give back as well!

Day 273: Give 273

Give to the SPCA in your area todayThis is not the first time I have posted about the SPCA they are an organization … READ MORE

Day 271: Vancouver Kids are Changing the World

Watch the video how Vancouver kids built a well in AfricaAfter all the bad news that has been in the press lately about Vancouver I am happy to share some great news about my fine city. Even better the news is about young kids that are changing the world. I did a give on Day 235 to support two local Vancouver kids that opened a lemonade stand to help raise … READ MORE

Day 270: Give a Key, Help the Homeless and Pay it Forward

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The give today is in honour of my sister Karen Somers. Today is her birthday – Happy Birthday girlfriend! She lives in LA so I don’t always get the opportunity to celebrate with her. One of the things I love about my relationship with this sister ( I have 3!) is we do the girlie stuff together. … READ MORE

Day 269: A Give that Gave Back: Uganda Street Kids Get A Bed

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Have you ever seen or heard of the award winning documentary called A Small Act? It’s a story of a women that sponsored a child in Kenya. One day that child grew into a man and knocked on her door to tell her how her support changed his life. He is now changing children’s lives all over Africa. … READ MORE

Day 268: Giving Can Be Simple: One Small Act Eases the Pain

A small act of kindness can change a bad situation to good

My Neighbours Tree Knocked Down by the Garbage Truck

Have you ever seen something and later thought could I have done something to help? Something to give?

Today I did and I decided to help ease the pain for my neighbours.

Day 268: Give 268

My son loves to watch the garbage trucks come by our house. We get 3 … READ MORE



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