Archive for October, 2014

Smells like Teen Spirit *Video*

Friday, October 31st, 2014

During the last couple of volunteer outings, I was heartened to see groups of teenagers enthusiastically participating. In fact, the Corporation for National and Community Service has a new study out that reveals just how widespread youth volunteering is.

Volunteer Group photo by GoErinGoDid …

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College Students Inquire! *Videos*

Friday, October 24th, 2014

How cool is this? Dr. Alicia Morgan included Adventure Philanthropist in her course curriculum at Southwest Illinois College. Her freshman English composition class of 120 students were asked to read about volunteerism, social action, and philanthropy.

Students

She chose both …

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My Tiny Fixation

Friday, October 17th, 2014

orange shippping container

I admit it—I’m one of the tiny house people. One of those who yearns for simplicity and self-sufficiency. Someone who admires minimalism. A gal who thinks happiness is the absence of “stuff.”

The really nice thing is that I’m not …

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My Birthday in a Black Hole

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

As many of you know, each year for my birthday I try something I’ve never done before. It’s a way to challenge myself and to continually push my own boundaries (like I really need this…)

Sharing the Surprise

This year, …

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Totally into Tram Travel

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

I have a soft spot for trams, which stems from my love of riding public transportation to explore urban centers. Trams also provide both a great street-level view and insight into a city’s character.

In this guest post for the …

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