Rachel Brown

Rachel is the Director of Project Development for the Touch A Life Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to the rescue and rehabilitation of exploited and trafficked children in West Africa and Southeast Asia. A recent newlywed, she currently lives in Dallas, TX.

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Planning The Best Staycation

Summertime is quickly drawing to a close (did it fly by this year, or is that just us?!) but there’s still time to take a break from the hustle and…

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Creating A Backyard Oasis

Like many of us, you’ve probably been ogling loads of gorgeous photos on social media feeds over the past few weeks, including all sorts of drool-worthy images from trips to…

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Father’s Day 2014 Gift Guide

Men are notoriously hard to shop for, and dads are no exception – after all, what do you buy for the man who seemingly has everything? It’s easy to enter…

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Ambergris Caye, Belize

It’s almost summer and that means that it’s time to hit the beach! Consider changing things up this year. Instead of heading to California or Florida, pack up your passport…

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Working Out & Having Fun

For those who love exercising, almost every workout option is enjoyable — going for a long run, lifting weights, or swimming laps. However, for those of us who find it…

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American Heart Month, All Year Long

American Heart Month is drawing to a close, but we think that this special season of awareness should be observed all year long. Cardiovascular disease – which includes heart disease,…

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Alone Together, A Book Review

Recently we’ve noticed that a flurry of articles, posts, and pieces have been written about the implications that modern-day technology and social media have on relationships. Perhaps these pieces were…

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A New Year Of Service

2014 is here and our lists of resolutions are surely in the works (hopefully, not yet broken). It’s easy to love making resolutions – it’s so fun to periodically check…

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Back To School Bags (For A Cause!)

Fall classes have already resumed but it’s not too late to snag a great new back-to-school bag, whether you’re a student or not (treat yo self, right?). We particularly love…

Gathr: Theater On Demand

While researching places where we could go to see “Girl Rising,” we stumbled upon Gathr, a brand new service that allows movie-goers to bring films they want to see to…