Water for Charlie

Water for Charlie

The high cliffs, rocky foothills, and desert plants make for a beautiful, yet treacherous landscape for the families living in the Northern Amhara region of Ethiopia. Our long days in a caravan of SUVs during our last trip to Ethiopia made me truly understand the...
Charlie’s Library and Tutoring Center

Charlie’s Library and Tutoring Center

As a former kindergarten teacher with a passion for early literacy,  watching someone learn how to read is something I cherish. Seeing that light bulb go on in a child’s mind as they finally connect something, watching their eagerness to learn and watching them...
Sunshine in My Pocket

Sunshine in My Pocket

When you lose someone you love dearly, what remains, is their memories.  Sometimes I find that in moments throughout the day, I will almost zone out when something triggers a memory of Charlie.  Watching Ellie play on the swing set outside, I think of the weekend...