Holiday Giving: Fill the Truck for Kids in Need

I can’t lie. This year, the holidays will probably be a struggle for my family. The whole year has been a struggle really. But when I look at the big picture, I recognize that things could be much worse. We have a roof over our head, our bills are (mostly) paid, and thanks to my… Continue reading Holiday Giving: Fill the Truck for Kids in Need

Giving to Others is the Best Part of the Holidays

As you have no doubt seen, I do a lot of work with Walmart around the holidays every year. There are crafts, product reviews and even some shopping for gifts for my own family. But without a doubt, each year, the assignment I look forward to the most is the chance to buy and donate… Continue reading Giving to Others is the Best Part of the Holidays

Salvation Army Thrifting Haul

I have donated items to the local Salvation Army thrift store on numerous occasions, and I’d shopped there before when looking for furniture. But I never took the time to go through their clothing department. I’d been missing out! For my budget of $50, I brought home a LOT of stuff, some of which was… Continue reading Salvation Army Thrifting Haul