“I already sold my plasma for you,” six legitimate excuses guys use to get out of Valentine’s Day
Valentine's Day is just two weeks away...have you thought about what to buy your special someone? Maybe ditch the chocolate and flowers this year, and go for something more meaningful.
Written by Katie Garling, World Vision Supporter
Ah, January. The beginning of a new year and a new start — and possibly a new diet if Christmas has been particularly jolly. Not to mention that exhilarating feeling that “anything can happen this year!”
Merry Christmas! I hope you're having a great December and remembering that amidst the busyness of this time, joy can be found in it all. That through our seemingly mundane tasks of shopping and cooking and gift giving we can find deeper meaning and connection.
What are some of your favorite things to do around Christmas? Maybe you read the Christmas story, or always go to midnight church service on Christmas Eve. Or maybe you drive your kids around to look at beautiful Christmas lights.
Did you hear what REI is doing for black Friday? As supporters of entrepreneurs around the world, when we hear about business genius like this, we notice.
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Written by Shaun Kempston, Senior Writer, World Vision
I asked the Internet, “What’s the worst Christmas gift you’ve ever received?” and then sat back and waited for the responses to roll in.
I don't know about you, but Christmas shopping can be really overwhelming for me. I have my list, I get the stuff I want, but sometimes I feel like I buy into the culture of consumerism so often associated with the holiday. So this year, I'm dreaming of the real meaning of the season and worrying less about buying and getting stuff. Will you join me?
YOU make all the difference to people and communities in need. That's because without people engaged in the work of ending poverty, we can't actually end it. The World Vision Micro program has some amazing supporters and partners behind it that are passionate about helping entrepreneurs around the world. Here are 5 friends of Micro we want to give a shout out to today!
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