From Water to Research–Comments for A Cause

I am a little late in posting today but I am finally getting to the exciting news about Comments for a Cause. For the past 2 1/2 years I have featured a different cause each month on It's Just Life and for every comment made during that month on any blog post I have donated 50 cents to that featured cause.  My husband and I are thrilled with the response that this has elicited and each month the perfect cause seems to appear. In September I chose Samaritan's Purse---specifically their work in … [Read more...]

Bagels and More—Meet Me on Monday!

Joining in on the blog hop today from Never Growing Old today where Java posts 5 questions for all of us to answer and share with each other!!!  Gotta do it today and let you guys all know my favs!!!  Here are the questions!! 1.  What is your favorite bagel flavor? 2.  If you had an extra $100 right now, what would you spend it on? 3.  What is the last thing that you felt guilt about doing? 4.  Soft serve ice cream or hand dipped? 5.  Are you allergic to anything? 1.  Favorite bagel … [Read more...]

Sometimes You Can Get Something for Free—Just When You Need it Most!

I am a firm supporter of doing for others who are down on their luck. I think I passed that trait along to Aaron who at times will give the change out of his car to a homeless person or share a sandwich and drink with someone who is hungry. That is a good trait and I always give with the idea that once I give it it is no longer mine and totally up to that person what to do with it----I do not pass judgment! Or at least I TRY not to pass judgment! You just never truly know someone's … [Read more...]