“Do You Know?”

By: Laura Walton AFC®   The #1 family entertainment this Thanksgiving doesn’t cost a dime! It’s the “Do You Know” game. Kids that know the most answers to questions about their family win not only the game but, it seems, they win in life. Studies show they are better able to take life’s challenges in…

Slow Fashion: Buying for Longevity

By: Claire Seizovic   Slow fashion is thoughtful, holistic, and intentional. Study NY defines slow fashion as the movement of designing, creating, and buying garments for quality and longevity. It encourages slower production schedules, fair wages, and lower carbon footprints. Slow fashion is also the widespread reaction to fast fashion, which denotes inexpensive, low-quality, mass-produced, and machine-made garments that often quickly…

One Vote

By: Laura Walton AFC®   The 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote was ratified 100 years ago. What I didn’t know was that it’s ratification hinged on just one vote.    The 19th Amendment needed to be ratified by 36 states. The last state to do so was Tennessee, a state and legislature…