My July 4th Plea

I would love your support. This year is ten years since I traveled to Uganda. Ten years ago something changed me. I meet my Ugandan family, the children in the orphanage at St. Elizabeth Girls Academy. When I laid eyes on their smiling faces my heart sang and parts of me began to heal. When … Read more

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30 Affirmations to Change A Life

I love this! ♥ A smile is the best makeup. Use your smile to change the world. Don’t let the world change your smile. July 3 is Compliment Your Mirror Day. Find a mirror. Take a look in it. Smile your biggest smile and compliment the person that you see! Affirmations are a great way … Read more

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Stitching out a Future

Our seamstress in training program provides teen girls with a way to move from poverty to prosperity. On June 13, we honor an invention that provides a living for so many. Quick History An English man, Thomas Saint designed the first sewing machine of its kind in 1790, and 61 years later Isaac Singer patented … Read more

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World Meditation Day

One memory that always stays with me from my travels to Uganda, the teens at St. Elizabeth’s Girls Academy. They were so cheerful and grateful. They were blessed to have a roof over their heads. They no longer had to sleep on the streets, and were receiving vocational training so they never have to go … Read more

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Even a lively child can become good if given guidance

Our Purpose is to Nourish

Let’s talk about nourishment for the soul. Children need plenty of good fresh food to nourish them, but time taken to help their mental wellbeing is a must. The nuns, teachers and caretakers do everything they can to nourish and protect the children who attend our schools. They come to us after living on the … Read more

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Celebrate Life and New Beginnings

Hi EveryBunny! It’s Easter and what does this holiday mean? Easter is the gift of hope, peace, love, happiness and new beginnings. That means taking time to celebrate your life. This weekend take time to count your blessings, no matter how small or large. It’s been 12 months of ups and downs in all our … Read more

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One Hope. Lots of Hearts. A Wine FUNraiser.

Cheers. This month we are raising our wine glasses to toast education. Here’s how you can help. We have partnered with One Hope Wine and when you purchase using this link a portion of proceeds from the sale will benefit our schools. For those of you that don’t know Hope for Hearts, is a 501c3 … Read more

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Bead Still My Beating Heart

The day of love is around the corner and I am overwhelmed with joy. Life is precious, and for many women in Uganda beads are precious. That is because these beads change lives. When you purchase beads from Hope for Hearts know the following: We supported a women working to feed her family with the … Read more

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St. Elizabeth Girls Academy culinary student smiling at camera

Growing a Peaceful Existence

The holidays are upon us and busy days have begun – making plans, cooking, shopping, wrapping presents and trying to make sure everyone is happy. Some days it seems like no matter how much you get done, the ‘to-do’ list never ends. No matter how busy you are, remember to relax, breathe and take time … Read more

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How to Help Charities in the 2020 Pandemic

Layoffs and reduced work hours amidst COVID-19 is leaving less money for giving to allow donors to meet their basic needs. We know being able to financially contribute to non-profits may not be an option for everyone. While sponsoring a child or activity is incredibly helpful, there are tons of other ways to support causes … Read more

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