I’m speaking up and SPEAKING OUT!

While I’ve always been a Voter, I haven’t always been vocal about who I’m voting for. I believe it’s a personal, private decision that each of us has to make for ourselves. But what I’ve also come to realize is, that by staying silent and only ‘speaking’ when I go vote, I am only doing partRead more…

Are you educated enough to VOTE?

Those of you who know and follow me, will also know that I always try to be very respectful of you as my friends, readers and followers. Well, that hasn’t changed, and I promise, it never will. What is changing, though, is how I’m raising my voice in speaking out in our political process. MyRead more…

60 Days and Counting… are you READY?

Election Day is less than 60 days away and I’m riled up! With so many seeming to do so little as our ‘leaders’, I am raising my voice to proclaim OUT LOUD what we all know we need to be doing… educate ourselves on the candidates, their positions on key issues AND GET BUSY! NoRead more…

An Election Day reflection on reality…

This post will probably not be what you expect, but it woke me up at 4:30 this morning. After months and months of pressing to get more women to GO VOTE! … and declaring that we as American women are NeverTooBusyToVote, my waking thoughts were not of polling places or candidates’ final campaigning, but ofRead more…

TIME TO GO VOTE!

Make your vote count! Get to the polls today and help every woman you can to GO VOTE! Now is the time. YOURS is the VOTE! USE IT. RAiSE YOUR VOICE! MAKE IT COUNT!!!

5 Things Every Woman Should Do NOW

Okay, the final countdown has begun. One week from today, the polls will be fully open and ready for YOU to cast your vote! Here are a few heads-up things to do NOW and to share with your friends:  1.)  CONFIRM your polling place! Be POSITIVE that you vote in the ‘same place you’ve alwaysRead more…

Never Too Busy To … Check ID Requirements

You’re registered, you know where to go to vote, you’ve even done a test drive by the location to make sure you know how to get to your polling place. You’re feeling prepared. However, you’re not done yet. You need to know what kind of ID is required to verify your identity at the pollingRead more…

Never Too Busy To … Vote Early

Maybe you are too busy to vote on November 6. But that doesn’t mean you’re too busy to vote at all. Thirty-two states and the District of Columbia offer “no excuse,” early voting, meaning you can vote early for any reason. Several states allow early voting for voters with a recognized excuse for being unableRead more…

Can’t vote ‘in person’ on Nov 6th? Plan ahead!

Never Too Busy To … Absentee Vote Going to be out of town on November 6? Are you a student away at college? Do you have a disability or health condition that makes it difficult to get out to the polls? Absentee voting may be right for you. Visit the website Long Distance Voter select yourRead more…

Do you know WHERE you vote? Make sure!

Even if you’ve been voting in the same location for years, polling places can change. After voting at the same place for years, I received a notice that my polling place had changed. I looked at the name of the new location (a church) and with an address on a main thoroughfare. I immediately thought,Read more…