Good Matters™ Blog

Author Archives: admin

How Two Girls Used Clothing Donation to Inspire the Less Fortunate: Goodness Grant

Posted on November 23rd, 2015

Posted by Bethany Johnson, guest blogger Three years ago, a couple of 14-year-old girls cleaned out their closets and discussed which was the best local charity to send their bags of gently loved items. As they deliberated, they realized the least fortunate kids in the country were not shopping at resale stores. In fact, most […]

Creative Movember Ideas for Women

Posted on November 19th, 2015

Posted by Bethany Johnson, guest blogger Every year in November, many of the men I know sport mustaches and hold interesting competitions. The occasion? Movember, of course. To be honest, I’ve always felt left out while my masculine office-mates flexed their muscles and discussed creative Movember ideas to celebrate their health right—from events, to gear, […]

Why Certified Organic Food Isn’t the Only Cool Label

Posted on November 18th, 2015

Posted by Bethany Johnson, guest blogger A few years ago, my family committed to more organic food. The switch was a result of curiosity: Where does our food come from? What does each ingredient mean? Just as important: Who’s behind our food’s production? Its distribution? The same curiosity inspired me to research other bright labels we […]

Best National Parks to Visit in Fall and Winter

Posted on November 17th, 2015

Posted by Laurie Fanelli, guest blogger As any fan of Game of Thrones knows, “winter is coming.” Instead of locking yourself inside (and binge-watching your favorites), get out to a National Park to enjoy the best fall and winter have to offer. Although it is undoubtedly delightful to experience nature hikes under the rays of the […]