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Do Good ~ How to Help a Local Charity

Do Good ~ How to Help a Local Charity

I know that everyone has a full plate without adding charity to the mix.  Just getting the kids to school, yourself to work, homework done, sports practice attended, dinner made, and possibly some fun in there…it’s a full time schedule.   Trust me, I get it. But, even with all that, I highly recommend that…More of this…

Volunteers Needed (Kids Welcome)

Volunteers Needed (Kids Welcome)

Every year Volunteers of America receives a large donation from Scholastic Books to help promote literacy and the love of reading for school children.  This year, we recieved 5,000 new books! These books are used in many of our programs including Head Start classrooms, Bannock Youth Center, our Mission, and Brunetti Lofts.  We need your help to sort the books by appropriate age…More of this…

Christmas in July – Help a Homebound Senior in Need

Christmas in July – Help a Homebound Senior in Need

Volunteers of America Meals on Wheels is looking for help to get a jumpstart on the holiday rush.  The Meals on Wheels program needs YOU to host a Christmas in July Party to benefit homebound seniors. When: Anytime in July or August Who: Everyone- this is a great volunteer opportunity for groups, kids and families. What:…More of this…

Make Father’s Day Special by Volunteering

Make Father’s Day Special by Volunteering

Unsafe or unhealthy living conditions at home account for many of the leading causes of preventable fatality, illness and disability in the United States today.  Rebuilding Together, the nation’s leading nonprofit organization working to preserve affordable homeownership and revitalize communities, and HUD (the US Department of Housing and Urban Development) will lead a major rebuilding effort…More of this…

Welcome / About Daria Drago


Working mom of three amazing kids, living in Denver, Colorado. Doing my best to balance the responsibilities of my full time corporate job with raising my family, finding time to have fun, and working on becoming a better me. You'll find career tips, parenting wins and fails, funny stories, recipes, weight loss lows and highs, and the occasional random photo of one of our pets if you care to follow along with our journey.

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