3 Years and Counting!

3 years. 36 months. 1,095 days. WHAT?! It seems like an eternity, yet it has flown by in the blink of an eye. My brain can’t seem to process that today makes 3 years on this journey…that our 4th year is just beginning. I look back and remember thinking the very first night about those [...]

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Art in the Park- 6 Months!

Today’s post comes from Chloe Seal, initiative leader of 3 Bags in 2 Days. Art in the Park is a one-a-month event in Walker Park in South Fayetteville. We invite the under-resourced in our area to come to the park and to paint. We provide all the art supplies and serve dinner as well. People can come for a few hours and just be. People can come and let out whatever is going on in their lives and have a chance to freely express themselves through painting.   Tonight was so special. 6 months into Art in the Park and I couldn’t be any more in love. As if I’m not already...

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Art in the Park- 6 months!

Tonight was so special. 6 months into Art in the Park and I couldn’t be any more in love. As if I’m not already borderline obsessed with it, tonight was something incredible. I can’t really put words to it or explain why it was so different. Every month it just seems to find it’s rhythm [...]

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My Mother

I have always loved my mom more than life itself (I love you too, dad…don’t worry!) Her strength throughout her life has been a source of inspiration for me, especially as I have learned more and more about her life growing up and everything that she has overcome. She is beautiful, funny, full of love [...]

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All The Kiddos Have Sponsors!! What’s Next?

As our previous post talked about, we have been taking sponsorships for little kiddos who are graduating from a recovery program and moving on to big-kid school! These 20 kiddos will be starting kindergarden in the fall and have been through more than what any child (or anyone) should ever have to go through. But they [...]

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EOA Children’s House Partnership!

Recently, we have been engaging in a lot of conversations with EOA Children’s House in Springdale. These conversations have been about how we can better reach out to kids in our area through the distribution of bags…kid’s bags that is! Children’s House provides a safe, therapeutic and educational place for wee ones to spend the [...]

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