Run in Support of Muscular Dystrophy

Amber @ Fit, Foodie Runs I attended the ZOOMA expo, I was chit chatting up a storm with the representative from MDA or Muscular Dystrophy Association.I don’t have any connections with anyone with this disease but my heart fell to the floor....more

Do Good for Kids

Do Good Today Help a great cause increase their donations just by searching the Net. Use today for your internet searches and Micro Greens Project will receive $.01 for every query!

What to Do with Your Child’s Old Clothes

Not everyone has been through ‘hand-me-downs’, some people have no idea what to do with all of the clothes children outgrow. I know my little one has gone through boxes and boxes of clothes (as it sits in my basement), and I still have not done anything with them! If you’re like me and you just keep forgetting to do something about all of these clothes, that’s one thing, but if you don’t know what to do with them, keep reading this article; I have some information that may just help you out a bit!Donating to a Good Cause...more

Wine Tasting Party

Once a year we host a wine tasting party.It’s like second Christmas for my husband, Peter.The idea for this party originated six years ago as a cover for a surprise birthday party.  The birthday boy never suspected a thing!  He just thought it was a party to help Peter and I with inventory reduction....more

Building the Culture of Reuse - Pittsburgh ReuseFest Centralizes Donation Process

In early August, Pittsburgh residents will have a uniqueopportunity to redistribute all of their "gently used" stuff to nine community organizations and non-profits in one fell swoop via the 2nd Annual Pittsburgh ReuseFest....more

WAYS to HELP EARTHQUAKE and TSUNAMI Victims in Japan with LINKS directly to Charities. EASY,QUICK -NICE LIST.

List of Ways To Help Earthquake and Tsunami Victims in Japan  ...more

Smart girls make the news

Natalie Portman and Free The Children, are fundraising to help send girls to Free The Children’s new all-girls’ highschool in Kenya,  and you can win the chance to go to Kenya on a Me to We trip. If you’re between 13 and 21 and believe that girls can change the world, it’s time to get creative....more

This is how the school is going to look like ad it's powered by solar panels - go green ...more

Our Kind of Christmas

Sometimes I feel like we are missing out on all of the holiday fun. We don't have a tree up (3 cats), no lights grace the deck (bad weather lately), and we have done no Christmas shopping. It's kind of a two-edged sword because my spouse and I made a decision a couple of years ago to donate to various causes in lieu of giving material gifts for Christmas....more

Dear Midnightbliss,
I agree totally that we all have different ways of celebrating, and making ...more

Clutter-less Gift Giving

Let's face it, December is an expensive time of year! This is my first Christmas season as a single mom so needless to say, I've been thinking about the cost of gift giving a bit more this year. I've actually even been considering craft-type gifts for those on my list and trust me, I'm not a craft person. With a little bit of thought, I'm going to try to keep my spending and clutter-giving Christmas to a minimum this year....more

I like the idea of delaying an expense this way but in general I feel a majority of people have ...more