Laura Tiebert found herself and her family drowning in debt because of an underwater home mortgage. She and her husband acted with wisdom and courage – they gave up the house and saved their good credit rating.
More importantly though, they found a happier space mentally to be a family. You go Laura. Thanks for your OpEd on this here.
Your experience and opinions are important to Make It Better. Send us an OpEd, short article or letter to the editor and we will publish it here, and feature it in a “You Said It” or “OpEd” article in our “Better Letter” email newsletter.
Nothing is more effective in transforming lives than the love and support of a good parent – including foster parents. This OpEd by Katie Gronendyke is also a poignant story about the profound effect of foster parenting.
“Appreciation can make a day, even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is necessary.”
– Margaret Cousins
Margaret Cousins was a poet & writer who established the All India Women’s Conference. She networked women and reminded the world to appreciate life, in order to transform lives – a fine example of a Make It Better woman!
Make It Better media is looking for more examples of women whose outstanding work has empowered girls or other women.
Please send recommendations to susan (at) makeitbetter (dot) net.