Camp Brave Heart 2017

Did your child lose a loved one and is struggling with the grieving process, but hates going to therapy and won’t talk to anyone? There is a camp for kids you should look into called Camp Braveheart. It’s amazing! Check it out online. Space is limited. IT IS FREE! Monday, July 31st through Thursday, August…

Date Night with Myself

“Maybe there are some of you out there that are sick and tired of the online dating game. Sure, we can learn a lot from {the time suck of} swiping left and right for hours on end, then maybe having some never-ending texting conversations that lead nowhere… and maybe, just maybe a real date or…

Grateful Thread

2Fold presents Grateful Thread, a free shopping experience. We celebrate the women in our paths just as much as the women we don’t come across as often. We exist to celebrate sisterhood through generosity and friendship.  GRATEFUL THREAD IS A WAY TO EXTEND THAT GENEROSITY.  We believe we’re all in it together, and that’s why we need…

The Turquoise Table

Caught up in a world of overscheduled calendars and a frenzied on-the-go lifestyle, Kristin Schell, founder of Turquoise Table, was desperate for more intentional ways to connect with the people in her life. One afternoon, she put a bright turquoise picnic table in my front yard, hoping to create a simple place to gather without…

EveryPerson.com

Have you ever wondered things about Life and God that you didn’t really want to let others know you were considering right away. Some things are harder to ask about publicly. “When I was an atheist, there was nothing more mysterious to me than this: “Having faith in God.” I wondered, how does a rational person…

Austin LifeCare

Austin LifeCare has been serving the Austin area for over 30 years with the goal of meeting the needs of women, men and their families, who are facing an unplanned pregnancy. All services are provided free of charge. Among the services provided by Austin LifeCare are free pregnancy tests, limited free ultrasound services, Childbirth classes,…

Living Hygge

Hygge (pronounced hue-guh not hoo-gah) is a Danish word used when acknowledging a feeling or moment, whether alone or with friends, at home or out, ordinary or extraordinary as cosy, charming or special. Hygge (or to be “hyggeligt”) doesn’t require learning “how to hygge”, adopting it as a lifestyle or buying anything. It simply requires…

Earn-a-Bike

The Austin Yellow Bike Project 501c(3) is a volunteer-powered initiative to put bicycles on the streets of Austin and Central Texas by operating community bike shops, teaching bike mechanics and maintenance, and acting as a local bike advocacy group. YBP has a very popular program called Earn-a-Bike. Whether you’re short on the scratch to buy…

Austin Dads Group

Austin Dads Group is a diverse community of fathers who take an active role in our children’s lives. We host meet-ups several times per month, with our kids at parks, playgrounds, museums, sporting events, parent-and-me classes, and anywhere else we feel compelled within the Austin, Texas metropolitan area. We also host Dads Nights Out to…

Brave Parents Support Groups

One of the most difficult things about being a single parent is not having another person to hold you up when life gets challenging. Compound the struggles with deciding to put your teen or young adult in a residential or treatment program, and it can feel like the world is on your shoulders. For those…

3 Kinds of People

I hate to put people in a box because the reality is, not everyone is the same. We are complex beings, individual and unique. The problem is, when we are struggling with knowing how to interact with certain people it’s helpful to have an approach with the intent of protecting ourselves, saving us from unnecessary grief…

Domestic Violence: A Personal Safety Plan

Remember, no one deserves to be harmed or threatened. You have the right to be safe! A safety plan is a personalized, practical plan that includes ways to remain safe while in a relationship, planning to leave, or after you leave. Safety planning involves how to cope with emotions, tell friends and family about the abuse, take…