Nobody Likes Fundraisers

If you know me at all, then you know I am PUMPED about the Greensboro Pregnancy Care Center’s annual Walk for Life event taking place tomorrow morning. It’s going to be a ton of fun, complete with a 5K walk, free food, prizes, and of course raising money for the center. This place is dearContinue reading “Nobody Likes Fundraisers”

3 Reasons you might be silent about abortion (and yet not really silent at all)

Abortion isn’t usually anyone’s first choice of topics to talk about. This issue evokes so many feelings within us that we will often do whatever it takes to avoid experiencing these feelings. And one of the easiest ways to avoid this topic is through silence. In light of Sanctity of Human Life Day (which isContinue reading “3 Reasons you might be silent about abortion (and yet not really silent at all)”

An Open Letter to Cecile Richards, CEO of Planned Parenthood

Dear Ms. Richards, You don’t know me, and I suppose you never will — but I feel compelled to write to you because you’ve been at the forefront of my mind as of late. Some might say that you and I are on opposite ends of a seemingly neverending battle — you, a well-known figure,Continue reading “An Open Letter to Cecile Richards, CEO of Planned Parenthood”

Ignoring the Need

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to go back to work at Greensboro Pregnancy Care Center for a short period of time. It felt strange temporarily trading in diapers for data entry and cuddles for client files. And I have to say, there was something quite magical about making it through an afternoonContinue reading “Ignoring the Need”

What do you think?

Female Gendercide: “The targeting of females for extermination through infanticide, and most often, the aborting of pre-born girls, just because they are girls.” Gendercide is an issue that, for many, immediately summons thoughts of China, India, and other foreign countries that have or have had such practices.  In many countries girls are less desirable thanContinue reading “What do you think?”

an informed decision

With the next presidential election coming up this November, there has been no shortage of political and social issues floating around on the news and other media.  Everyone has an opinion about everything from same-sex marriage laws to protecting endangered Arctic puffins.  (Ok, I actually have no idea if they’re endangered or not – butContinue reading “an informed decision”