11 Jul 2017

How Adoption Is Beneficial to All Parties

Every year, thousands of children are adopted in the United States. Adoption not only benefits the child, but it also benefits the birth parents and adoptive parents. There are several reasons that couples should consider adopting. Benefits the Birth Mother Giving up a child is one of the hardest things that any person has to…

19 Oct 2016

Babies in Scotland will Receive “Starter Kits”

Starting next year all babies born in Scotland will receive a cardboard box full of essential items for newborn’s… “baby start kits” if you will. A similar service has been happening in Finland for more than 75 years, and is credited with curbing the infant death rate. The baby starter kits, which are given to expectant…

08 Jul 2016

#CarefreeBlackKids2k16 Brings Levity and Reminds Us Why We Love the Internet

Talk about a week where you have to try realllllllly hard to find the good. Following the killing of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling at the hands of police, and then the shooting of police officers in Dallas – many people are exhausted, angry, and full of despair. People have been mobilizing with protests, writing…

26 Dec 2015

MiFlight: Avoid Airport Aggravation!

How long is the airport security line? Every flyer wants to know. The answer is here. And we're all part of the solution.

13 May 2016

The Participation Trophy Debate

Oh boy, here we go again. Another winter has passed, and some leagues are beginning to take shape. And the debate about whether or not kids should get trophies for simply playing has popped up again. DeAngelo Williams, running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers took away a trophy his daughter received for participating in an…

04 May 2016

Fewer Babies Having Babies: Teen Birth Rate Declining

How’s this for some good news? The current programs and methods being used to curb teen pregnancy are apparently working. Cheers to education and realistic methods of teen pregnancy prevention. While many thought shows like MTV’s teen mom encouraged teens to have kids, it’s quite possible the opposite is true. Thanks,…

02 May 2016

Kind Badass of the Week: Molly Rose Levine from Clowns Without Borders

Each week kinda kind will be featuring a badass who is putting their passion to a purpose and doing something great for the world. This week’s Kind Badass is Molly Rose Levine, the Executive Director of Clowns Without Borders, USA. Molly Rose Levine speaking at TEDxBushwick Clowns Without Borders is a non-profit organization…

10 Mar 2016

Grace Centers of Hope Easter Project

Sometimes in life, you meet someone whose heart is just too big for their body. While you give yourself a big pat on the back for holding the door open for someone, this person is spending their Saturday helping less fortunate at a soup kitchen or singing to people at a hospital. Lucky for me,…