Harboring Hearts Charity Ride Recap

Thank you for working out and sweating with me at the Charity Ride to benefit Harboring Hearts this past Sunday, January 26th!  With your support, we raised nearly $2,000!  Harboring Hearts and I are truly grateful. The funds raised through these types of events support Harboring Hearts’ initiatives to provide emotional and financial support to […]

Aveeno Grant Winners!

This past year, the AVEENO® Brand launched the Be An Active Natural™ Fund to award more than $300,000 in grants to individuals and organizations that create positive change in their communities. Co-founder, Yuki Kotani, was nominated to receive one of eight Aveeno “Be An Active Natural” $10,000 grants and won on behalf of Harboring Hearts. This […]

Meatless Monday – Round 2

After I posted my first Meatless Monday blog, I received amazing advice from Meatless Monday participants and my vegetarian friends. This time around, I was better educated and better equipped to take on a meatless day!

My first “Meatless Monday” experience

Read about Yuki Kotani’s first attempt at “Meatless Monday”. Meatless Monday is a NPO in association with John Hopkin’s Bloomberg School of Public Health. Their mission is, “to help [us] reduce [our] meat consumption by 15% in order to improve [our] personal health and the health of the planet”. They accomplish this initiative by encouraging others to remove meat from their diet for just one day a week.