As my faithful reader knows I decided to sell some prints of my images to raise money for charity. I did this with much trepidation but decided that the chance of adding to the Common Good was more important than any discomfort I felt with selling the photos. I had a few internal arguments: What [more]
As my faithful reader knows I have decided to give the majority of my holiday gift budget to charity this year. I also want to provide a way for my faithful readers to get involved. I have chosen images (some may say photos) and have decided to place them up for sale on my site. [more]
Well followers it is almost Free Loot day for me. Some of you may not be familiar with the Free Loot Holiday, it is a tradition in our house. It is an amalgam of the various winter gift giving holidays, Christmas, Chanukah, Festivus, Winter Solstice, Kwanza, and any others I missed. The true reason for [more]
On Black Friday (the day after US Thanksgiving) weekend according to the Washington Post there was approximately US$52.4 Billion ($52,400,000,000) spent in the US. According to a CBS News Article that was an average of $399 per shopper. If each person was to give 1% to charity that would be US$524 Million ($524,000,000).