Dressember 2018: What It Is and Why I’m Doing It

Surprise! An unscheduled post on a Sunday, of all days! That's how you know today's on an important topic.  With December just 5.5 days away, I wanted to share with you something I will be participating in all throughout the last month of the year. Dressember Throughout the month of December, thousands of women (and … Continue reading Dressember 2018: What It Is and Why I’m Doing It

Preparing for Dressember 2015

Slavery in the United States officially ended on December 6, 1865. A common assumption is that this means slavery is no longer an issue in the world. This is far from the truth. In our world today, there are an estimated 35.9 million people held in slavery. About 50% of those people are children, and … Continue reading Preparing for Dressember 2015

Dressember 2014

Greetings friendly readers.  Today is the first day of December and of another thirty-one day event that begins with the letter "D"--Dressember!  Some of you may have heard of Dressember, but for those of you who haven't, let me give you a brief history of it, in true History major fashion: It began in 2009 … Continue reading Dressember 2014