Thursday, April 19, 2012

Your Hand Marks Are Permanent

Hi everyone! I just wanted to let you know about the Anti-Bullying Campaign Party  For Autism is doing for children with special needs. Here is the excerpt written on our website:

"“Children with special needs are ten times more likely to be bullied than other kids.” This statistic is what made our CEO, Bree Law, start Party For Autism. After witnessing a classmate be pushed around and humiliated on a high school bus without anyone stepping in to stop the violent acts, Law knew that she had to do something, not only for her classmate, but for other people with special needs that are bullied on a daily basis, and have no one to turn to. Then rose the “Your Hand Marks are Permanent” Campaign, that will be starting at UNC Charlotte the week of April 23rd. Posters will be hung around the university’s campus, as well as an awareness wall in the student union that will display the signatures of students who vow to bring awareness to the issue."

This campaign will be going on all year, and hopefully the years to come to bring awareness and hopefully a solution to this problem. As CEO of Party For Autism, I would like to invite all of my fellow bloggers to publicly join our campaign, the best way us bloggers know how: by picture! 

Here are the instructions:
1. Take a picture of yourself with a painted hand mark on your face (the paint can be any color), like so...
2. Send the picture to and say that you give us permission to use your picture of and
And that's it!
I appreciate in advance anyone who vows to join our campaign. This awareness will hopefully show these children that they are not alone in their every day struggles.
If we get more than 50 bloggers to join our campaign by May 30th, we will send 1 child with special needs to our week long summer camp, Camp Darrell FOR FREE!

Read More about the "Your Hand Marks Are Permanent" Campaign here.
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Monday, April 16, 2012

UNCC's Holi!

Hi Everyone! I just wanted to come back and share my pictures from UNCC's first annual Holi Moli! This was such a cool event, and I am so glad that I was apart of the group that put this together! Here are a few of my favorite pictures!

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Thursday, April 12, 2012

Holi Moli!

I am so excited! My school, thanks to my fellow members on the Campus Activities Board, have finally accepted the tradition of Holi, a Hindu "Festival of Colors" to bring in the Spring! We were suppose to do this event last week; however due to rain, we had to cancel it. But I am so excited for tomorrow! I have loved the idea of Holi ever since I heard the "Soni Soni" song below. Our Holi festival won't be as amazing as the the video below though, well maybe minus the awesome choreography!
Here's a video of when Chapel Hill did Holi Moli a few weeks ago. I'll make sure I post pictures from today!

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Monday, April 9, 2012

DIY: Cute Canvas Shoes

I've recently been in such the mood to do DIY, but have so little time. So until my next break, I will have to settle with admiring those with the time and creativity! Check out these cute canvas shoes that have been personalized using only paint and tape!
Make sure to check out the full DIY here!
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Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Etsy Shop- DollyRocker Vintage

Vintage Tan EMBROIDERED GAUZY Babydoll Dress M
Hi everyone! I am back with my favorite Etsy Shop of the week! Most of the time, it's hard for me to find clothing on Etsy that's an affordable price that I would actually wear, but I have fallen in love with DollyRocker Vintage! Check out the goodies below!
Vintage 70s White KIMONO FLORAL Hippie Mini Dress M L
Vintage Black VICTORIAN VELVET Full Length Duster Coat M
Vintage 60s Blue FLORAL COTTON Smocked Mini Dress S M
Vintage 70s Red PUFF SLEEVE Babydoll Mini Dress S
Vintage 70s Navy Blue POET SLEEVE Prairie Maxi Dress M
Make sure to go check out the shop!
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Monday, April 2, 2012

Music Mondays- Soley

Hi Everyone! I hope that you had a great weekend! I will have information on a later post about my weekend. Today marks the second day of Autism Awareness month, so this will be a busy month for me! Anyways, here is my pick for Music Monday. Enjoy!

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