Rachel Johnson

Rachel Johnson 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. She lives in Dallas, TX.

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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…

Girl Rising

In March, we got to check out a screening of “Girl Rising,” a powerful feature film that tangibly illustrates the economical and social impacts of educating women. Academy Award-nominated director…

Desert Getaway: Palm Springs

We’re talking travel today, and we’re headed to the desert. Palm Springs, California, is a gem of town, a place where the beautiful mountains and the blue, clear skies provide…

Runaway Girl

The following is a feature of a woman who has overcome the most difficult of circumstances. Rather than let those difficult times ruin her life, she chose to use her…