HoHoTO Says Goodbye

[UPDATE – as of October 09, 2013 a new group of organisers have risen up to #SaveHoHoTO – or as I like to call it  HoHoTO: TNG – Dec 19,2013] 5 years ago 13 people connected on twitter and inspired a community to come together in 13 days and raise over $10,000 for the Daily…

Wrapping Up–Live Below The Line

“How does it feel when you got no food?”  Pass the Dutchie  by Musical Youth is playing in the background as I start this post and it seems very appropriate. So, how does it feel when you have no food?  What can I say about the Live Below The Line challenge? I don’t want to…

Put My Money Where My Mouth Is–Live Below The Line

From April 29th to May 3th, I am taking the challenge to survive on a $1.75 per day food budget.  Sound extreme?  It is! Everyday 1.4 billion people worldwide live in extreme poverty, surviving off of $1.75 per day for all their needs.  Live Below The Line is challenging Canadians to learn about extreme poverty…

Have I mentioned that #MOCCRocks?

Have I told you about my friend Michael O’Connor Clarke? Charming guy, friendly, with a great last name if only he spelled it correctly.  Michael is one of those people who leave an impression, leave a mark, leave you laughing, everywhere they go. He’s eager to lend a hand, find solutions, make a difference and…

More Love Hangover

So… I’ve had my coffee… (unfortunately not the kick-ass coffee I won in the raffle gift basket from RocketFuelCoffee.com because my grinder is broken…) but I digress. I’ve had my coffee. My 10am call is actually 10am Vancouver time (yay!) and now I can take a moment or two to SHOW you what HoHoTO was…

2 Days of Events – I Need A Drink!

After #Whuffaoke Monday night celebrating Tara Hunt‘s book The Whuffie Factor with a bar full of fun, savvy and delightful people singing karaoke. And #hoHOTo Tuesday night raising over $10,500 for Daily Bread food bank with the most amazing organising committee that I’ve ever had the opportunity to work with. Not to mention doing a…