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Much To Be Thankful For

This week my blog post is going to be holiday themed.

Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks and be thankful for the things you have around you. 407 more words

This week's Thrifty Finds (13-19 November 2017)

Hello, and welcome to another week of my Thrifty Finds.

This past week my Thrifty Finds included:

  1. I received a Tesco voucher in the post. I rarely shop at Tescos so it wasn’t worth much.
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Charity Shops

Harness Online Shopping for Good: Purchasing Donations for Charities

With great excitement I wanted to share a way to help social agencies and community causes. Sometimes, and it is quite human, to have a whole set of reasons why dropping off a few items to donate is not appealing –  it’s too far, being too busy, it’s too cold outside, feeling a bit unmotivated during that time and then eventually forget about it. 781 more words

Fall Declutter

When I lived in Los Angeles, space constraints and frequent moves made it impossible to hang onto things I didn’t care about. Since coming home to San Diego, I have more space. 378 more words

A Giving Advent Calendar

After taking most of this year off from writing so that I could run for school board, I’m back!  The election was last Tuesday, and I am happy to say I was successful in my run and have been elected to the school board for a 4 year term.  789 more words

Food Insecurity

Travel, Packing, and Donating

In one of my previous posts I described my latest packing strategy for my trip to Cuba.  Basically, I justified overpacking by promising to donate a significant amount of my wardrobe to the locals in need.   562 more words


Week 85: Selling and Donating to Downsize

Monday, 13 November 2017

Whew!  Have we been busy! This has been a weekend of getting rid of things – specifically, books and yarn.  Some items sold, some to be donated. 661 more words

Another Monday