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Gifting Toys to malnourished kids.

In this Saturday’s video my friend Mia and I went to our local public hospital here in South Africa to give a HUGE toy bear to someone who needs it. 70 more words


Add Value to Your Home with Spring Cleaning

It may be surprising, but a clean and decluttered home can have a huge impact on a potential buyer’s impression of the home and help them envision it as their own. 809 more words

Saving the fishies

This is sort of a random post, but while on Facebook a few days ago, I came over a page called Sand Cloud. I noticed this page had an actual website, so I clicked on their link and the first thing I always do is explore the webpage to get an idea of what the company I’m looking at is all about. 368 more words


Mrs. R.: 21 Day Organization Challenge

TTM blog is back at it, and so it Mrs. R.  She has been bitten by the spring cleaning bug. I appreciate her honest reflections about getting organized… 467 more words


Love Living Local

Bloomington is rich in diversity, art, culture, and oppportunity.  On any given day, I might speak to someone from faraway country, interact with a different culture, see beautiful works of art, or eat delicious world-class food.   409 more words

This week's Thrifty Finds (3-10April)

This past week we continued to eat our way through the once a month delivery of food. To top up supplies I did:

  1. Change my regular veg box order from medium boxes of veg and fruit to just one small veg box (no potatoes).
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Saving Money

Canning rack cleanout

It seems like spring is actually here (a month too late but I’ll take it!) and with spring thinking comes thoughts about spring cleaning. Oh not that I want to get out my squeegee and bucket and clean the windows or anything (although I’m sure I’ll have to do that at some point soon), but I was inspired to clean out some stored food I had to make room for more canning and preserving this spring and summer. 397 more words

Canning & Preserving