Great News! @Mimis_Cafe raised $158K for @American_Heart @GoRedforWomen

Hey remember the Mimi’s Go Red for Women event in February? I am happy to report they raised $158,000 for American Heart Association‘s Go Red for Women® Movement. What a great cause for heart healthy awareness and research to end heart disease! Here’s more info: “Across the nation, Mimi’s Cafe’s guests and teammates “put their hearts up” to support American Heart Association’s® Go Red For Women® movement in February.” Mimi’s Knoxville team raised the most, $4,689, out of all 145 restaurants. Surpassing this year’s goal, Mimi’s has raised the bar by shouting louder and standing stronger in the fight against heart disease in women. One hundred percent of the donations … READ MORE >>

Moms Need TLC too | #NightofBeauty Fundraiser at Lotus Salon and Spa #Giveaway ends 3/10/13

This past Wednesday, I attended an exclusive “Night of Beauty” Fundraiser at Lotus Salon & Spa. I really believe Moms need to recharge on a regular basis so when I was invited and saw the list of services, I really wanted to go. “Night of Beauty” 30-minute complimentary services included: Mini braid bar and blowouts Up-do styling Mini eyelash extentions Mini-facials Brow wax and shaping Services were offered on a first come, first serve basis. My friend Jenn and I came early and some of the services were already booked up! Jenn opt for make-up, while I chose to get my hair braided. Jenn had her make-up done. Doesn’t she … READ MORE >>

Support “Operation SKYFALL” Tues, Feb 12th! | @OpGratitude @FoxHomeEnt @themoviejam #Skyfall

On Tuesday, February 12th,7,000 Care Packages will be sent to active duty soldiers overseas. Operation Gratitude together with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment partnered to launch “Operation SKYFALL” in honor of the release of SKYFALL‘s Blu-ray and DVD release this day. “SKYFALL is the most popular Bond film ever made and an action-packed film like this can really boost morale with our troops overseas,” said Operation Gratitude founder Carolyn Blashek. “Operation Gratitude has been supporting our servicemen and women for 10 years and this partnership was a great opportunity to provide some much needed entertainment along with toiletries and personal letters that our Military heroes greatly enjoy.” … READ MORE >>

FUN Holiday Drop and Shop Day via Autism Tree (Fundraiser)

You know how hard it is to shop with little ones in tow during the holidays. Now imagine doing it with a special needs child with Autism. Autism Tree Project Foundation (ATPF) is hosting a fun Holiday Drop and Shop Day in December for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) along with their siblings. They will be engaged in fun, sensory-friendly activities including group music therapy, arts & crafts, and playtime. Saturday December 8, 2012 10:30am-1:30pm Addie’s AutismFITT Club in Mission Valley 7850 Mission Center Court #100 San Diego, CA 92108 Reserve your spot today! Cost: $25 for one child, $15 for each add’l child (Ages 3 and up – … READ MORE >>