Change Starts at Home

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Change Starts at Home

<span class="Apple-style-span"><a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.changestartsathome.com">Change Starts at Home</a>, a &nbsp;website that educates, inspires and empowers women to change the world by easily making changes in their own personal lives.<span>&nbsp;</span> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Each month, amazing women from across the country share ideas about how to make positive economic, environmental and social change. They are as diverse in perspective as they are in their backgrounds &ndash; you&rsquo;ll hear from a rocket scientist turned gardening expert, a top San Francisco real estate agent, a California State Commissioner of Consumer Affairs, a National Credit Expert, a neuropsychologist, a New York interior designer, and yes, a stay-at-home mom, among many others. In all of their diversity, they share one thing in common; they are passionate about making the world a better place.<span>&nbsp;</span></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Each month we highlight a &ldquo;Change Maker&rdquo;, someone who is making a significant and lasting difference, as well as non-profit organizations who are helping change the world.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Change Starts at Home gives back to these organizations with every purchase made on the site.<br /> <br /> Please join us and go out there and change the world!<br /> <br /> laurarose@changestartsathome.com</span></p> </span>

Stories by Change Starts at Home

Undoubtedly, the most useful practice I have implemented in our home life is holding regular family meetings. I’m not talking about the Brady...
Last summer, we overcamped my daughters, Sydney (eight) and Alex (six and three-quarters). They spent weeks learning how to paint like Picasso, climb...
I’ve spent many hours over the last several years pondering what matters in this life and where I have placed value. It’s not easy to...
I confess—I was eavesdropping, but I’m oh so glad I did. Shary was celebrating her anniversary. As a divorced, single mom, I am always...
Are you dreading going back to work after maternity leave is up? Check out these five budget tips to help moms who are currently in decision mode...
As a mother of two, I have guilt that keeps me up pretty much every night of my life for things I could have done or said better, a class I should...
Recently I was talking to my friend, Vance, from North Carolina (or as he would put it, yet again attempting to bore him to death with endless...
The other day I bumped into my friend Alice at the grocery store. I couldn’t help noticing that she had a cart that was way too full for a...
As much as we might like to join the Peace Corps or give up a job that pays the bills to volunteer full-time, for most of us this just isn’t...
If you haven’t been affected by the recent financial crisis, then you know someone close to you who has been. This year, find ways to give to...
For most parents with a child that has a life-threatening food allergy, just making sure their child is safe every day is more than enough to worry...