Everyone once in a while, we come across some great blog posts across the country that demonstrates our young leaders' committment to benfitting our communities and improving lives. This is one of the moments. Check out Kari's post on running a Teen Leader Corps in New Hampshire. more
One of the most unlikely sports to make it to the big screen has indeed been featured in a movie. The long-suffering, unglamorous sport of cross country will have it's very own sports movie! more
An overdue letter to my mother. If you have a mom or are a mom, please read. more
Omar Torres knows a thing or two about Social Responsiblity. Check out his interview that was recently published by the Y's Emerging Leaders Resource Network.
I have previously written about how hard it is to make mom friends, but reading this blog post made me relive how lonely being a mom can be. When I was preparing to become a mom, I was warned about many things, but soul-crushing loneliness was not one of them. more
One of our young leaders, Raven, doesn't want you to eat just any old chili this fall season. She wants you to take healthy living to the max. That's why she called her mom and pulled out the cookbooks to come up with this delicious but healthy twist on an American favorite that will have you saying, "yum!"
Check out her recipe now. more
It was a big weekend for races. The New York City Marathon was the last of the Marathon Majors, kind of the World Series of marathons. Nearly all the collegiate conference championships took place from Friday through Sunday, and also many high school state meets. more
To celebrate our daughter's 6 months on this Earth, her father and I decided to give her the gift of solid food. I had been simultaneously nervous and excited about this day. Food is my favorite and while it significantly increases the level of difficulty at mealtime, I’ve been excited to show her what she’s been missing out on. more