This post is sponsored by Huggies®, but the content and opinions expressed here are my own.
Now that Halloween has passed, it’s officially the holidays. And the holidays are always a perfect time to reflect on how blessed we are and to take time to give back to those who aren’t as fortunate.
I’ll be the first to admit I live a very blessed life. My parents always worked hard to make sure we had everything we needed, and lots of things we wanted, and then we had grandparents who made sure we had anything we wanted. Church was the center of our family. We attended private school and between these two places we had constant opportunities to give back to those in need. And not only in our local community, but even to children and families in other countries. I LOVED participating in canned food drives at school (I was giving back AND getting rid of the creamed corn from our pantry), collecting pennies as a classroom for a local shelter, and even finding a girl in Guatemala, through our church, for our family to sponsor to allow her to go to school. [Read more…]