The Walk to End Alzheimer’s is October 6, 2013 in Downtown Cleveland! Please take a moment to learn how you can help by clicking HERE.

Open to Hope

Pumping gas and noticed this van covered in butterfly decals. So I asked the driver, Alan Pedersen what they represent. He and his wife Denise are from California and travel the country to host events and offer a message of hope for bereaved families. Each butterfly is the name and hometown of the loved one…


  Learning more about Body & Soul, a health collaborative b/w African-American churches, the National Cancer Institute, the CDC, and American Cancer Society promoting a healthy lifestyle to reduce the risk of many diseases. Love this idea! Awesome way to encourage each other to take care of our bodies and spirits. (at American Cancer Society)


2.62 miles or 26.2 minutes… “Runners United to Remember.” (That’s me in the middle! Pink headband and green soccer socks…)

U.S. Politics: 101

Obama 2012: Taking some time off from the campaign today to make sure UK interns, Luke & Chiara get a crash course in the electoral process in the U.S. (Taken at Cuyahoga County Board of Elections)

OFA | Stokes & Harris

at Call &Post Newspaper Today was really no different than any other. Except, instead of relying on my volunteers to arrive on time at the Shaker Square campaign office, I drove to Euclid to pick them up! We welcomed the 32nd Attorney General, Kamala D. Harris to kick-off the evening phone phone bank and reenergize…

#QOTD: Mrs. Ruby

“I believe in the youth of our country… They have great minds—-looking forward—not back.” – Ruby Cavanaugh Koerper ♥ July 22, 1922 – January 10, 2014

A Weekend with Mrs. Ruby

June 2012: Staying w/ an Obama supporter for a few days during job training and O M G… She is so sweet – and loves coffee just as much as I do. ☺I MUST get Ms. Ruby a nice thank you card and maybe a Starbucks gift card too.  Ruby Cavanaugh Koerper ♥ July 22, 1922…