2021 Human Trafficking Awareness Day

January is Human Trafficking Prevention Month & today, January 11th is when we wear blue to raise awareness of human trafficking happening locally & globally. Today I encourage you to wear blue, read an article on human trafficking, donate to an organization actively fighting human trafficking through prevention, intervention, or with holistic aftercare for survivors. [...]

2020 Dressember Wrap Up

Dressember 2020 is almost over! There is only one day left, tomorrow, but I wanted to share with you my dresses and a fundraising goal update! For my 7th Dressember, I wanted to raise $700 and we did just that and much more! If you are still looking to make a year end donation you [...]

Wear It Wednesday | Halfway through 2020 Dressember

Dressember is off to an AMAZING start! My goal this year is another 31 days in dresses, last year I opted for not getting dressed while I was at home plus I got the flu and basically it felt like I took a week off, this time I want to get dressed everyday because despite [...]

Mindfulness | Human Trafficking Books & Resources

Last month, we talked about types of human trafficking, modern slavery, and vulnerable populations. While we continue to debunk false narratives of human trafficking, today I am sharing some resources to continue learning and growing, so I am sharing some books, organizations, and articles.  https://www.ctdatacollaborative.org/map?type=ctdcOften when talking about human trafficking survivors, we are not talking [...]

Mindfulness | Human Trafficking & Modern Slavery

In August, I introduced you to Human Trafficking in the U.S., which included some poor vocabulary and what to use instead, as well as examples of human trafficking victims in the U.S. being punished for crimes in order to escape. Today we are doing a deep dive into the different forms of modern slavery and [...]

Mindfulness | Introduction to Human Trafficking

Human trafficking in recent weeks, dare I say months, has become the single non-partisan issue we as a country can rally behind. We can't all get behind the idea of wearing masks, preventing gun violence, or re-imagining the police because their entire existence is based on racism, but we can get behind the idea that [...]

Wear it Wednesday | 10 Ethical Fashion Brands that Empower

This post contains affiliate links, when you shop through them I earn a small compensation (at no additional cost to you) through which I am able to support this website and my family. For the first 10 days of August, I was campaigning with 10 Free Days fundraising for an organization called Our Daughters International. [...]

Wear it Wednesday | Dressember 2019 Wrap Up

Rabbit Rabbit! (Anyone else say this on the first of every month? Just me. Cool.) Happy 2020! So December took forever to arrive and was gone in a flash! Like I mentioned in my halfway post, there was no reasoning to how I picked my dresses this year. Although looking back on my outfits, I [...]

Wear It Wednesday | Halfway through Dressember 2019

We're well past the halfway point of Dressember this year but the flu kicked me on my butt and now I'm playing catch up to share all my updates with y'all! My goal is to raise $600 this year for Dressember, as it is my 6th year participating. Every donation helps and goes to grant [...]