SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL SUICIDE AWARENESS MONTH!

   SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL SUICIDE AWARENESS MONTH! As a (Volunteer) Suicide Crisis Hotline Counselor for two organizations (one’s faith based, the other secular) I hear the same traumatic stories but expressed in different languages. I canNOT stress the importance of noticing the signs. Do not let stigma, embarrassment OR pride keep you from getting the […]

A Smile Big Enough to Cover the Pain | #AlopeciaAwareness | Our Daughter’s Story | #NaturalHair

A Smile Big Enough to Cover the Pain *Though September is Alopecia Awareness Month, those who suffer hair loss, deal with it year round. A personal and passionate determination fuels our 13 year old’s desire to raise awareness. I share her story, with her permission. While doing her hair for fifth grade picture day in […]