Day #58: Give Your Family Rest

It is hard to believe we are nearly two months on the road. In that time, we have already driven through 8 States. Everywhere we go, we are volunteering with organizations and searching for people to give to. Volunteering has been awesome! As expected, we have learned so much and met many amazing people who are caring for others. We weren't prepared, though, for just how much work covering so … [Read more...]

Day #49: Give with Give Kids The World in Kissimmee, FL

Today, we spent three hours learning about Give Kids The World. Neal McCord (Director of Facilities) retold the inspiring story of how GKTW began and took us on an amazing tour of the GKTW Village. If you haven't ever heard of the Give Kids The World Village, it is a "70-acre, non-profit resort in Central Florida that creates magical memories for children with life- threatening illnesses and … [Read more...]

Quality vs. Quantity

A friend just emailed to ask if we made a mistake in the first bullet of our Give Every Day pledge: To spend intimate, quantity time with our family. He asked, "Did you mean to say quality?" It was a good question, so I thought I would elaborate in a post. The answer is that we actually did intend to say "quantity." We want to spend abundant time with each other (and, of course, … [Read more...]