Walk it off, all the way to Washington

A few years ago, I found out that one of my best friends, a woman that I joke has become my daily Red Bull because of the way she inspires me, pushes me forward and supports my dreams, is epileptic. Her seizures weren’t that frequent, and the medication she was on was helping, so it wasn’t something I fully allowed myself to deal with or face.

Just over a month ago, I encouraged her to sign up for the Epilepsy Foundation’s National Walk in Washington, DC in April. She had been toying with the idea, as part of the work she has started doing to raise awareness and spread hope to others facing Epilepsy. She asked Scott and I, and another friend to join her. There was no need to think about it, we were there immediately.

Today, Let’s Talk

If you live in Canada, and your cell phone provider is Bell, then today, you have a chance to make a difference. If you know someone in your contact list who is a Bell user, you too have the chance to make a difference. Today is Bell’s Let’s Talk day, in support of Mental Health awareness. For every text sent and every long distance call made by Bell customers, they will donate 5 cents to Mental Health research. Today, we[Read more]