Hopeful for his future

My newphew underwent cranial brain surgery to remove the brain tumor on Friday, August 7, 2015. The procedure appears to be successful per the MRI results. He does however, have a few setbacks, which we hope are only temporary. A ramafication from the surgery has been a loss of taste and a disturbance to his vision. Again, we are hoping this is only temporary and that all will be restored with time....more

City of Hope Fundraiser

Covered a Fun Foodie Tasting Event in Philly for Good Cause - Ya Gotta Try This!

Tinsel & Tine was invited to sample more great food in Philly at the Ya Gotta Try This Tasting Party to benefit Second Chance FoundationThe event took place at the Independence Visitor Center, (One North Independence Mall) and was chaired by Second Chance Foundation Board of Director Mike Jerrick host of Fox 29′s Good Day Philadelphia....more

The First Bah Humbug

I cannot be the only one...who hates to sound like a Scrooge, but sometimes when a thought gets in this old head of mine I have to go with it, no matter how curmudgeonly it is, such as my displeasure with Sonny Boy's school holiday boutique. I am sure you are wondering how could something as genial, warm, and inviting as a kid friendly holiday shopping event be annoying, we'll let me explain. ...more

I Support Mental Illness, How About You

I have a goal to pre-sell 75 Mental Illness Awareness t-shirts on Teespring in 19 days....more

Online Fundraising for Medical Bills

I have a friend that is very sick and her family is trying to pay her medical bills, pay for her care and maintain their regular bills.  At first I tried to help by purchasing some medical supplies for her.  I realized that, although they appreciated what I was doing, it was barely making a dent in what they needed.  The supplies are very expensive and the insurance isn't covering everything.  My friend's father quit working to care for her so they don't have much income coming in....more

The Little Bookshop that CAN!

Okay, everyone, so it’s officially time for me to ask for your help.I work in a small independent bookshop, The Learned Owl,  in Northeast Ohio....more

Craft Fair To Do LIst- One Week Before the Event

By Rachel Lloydwww.rachelsjunkinthetrunk.blogspot.com Craft Fair To Do List ...more