Tips for Charity Donation Pick Ups

Charities can be selective, understandably, about what items they accept and what areas they serve.   Following are some tips to help make your donation process easier: Plan and book your pick up several weeks ahead for your donation deadline. Educate yourself on what...

5 Tips: Save Money on Car Maintenance

Even the wealthiest folks around are known to watch their spending and look for ways to save money.  There is a reason and a way they got to be wealthy, after all.  I love to help people save money with great resources because who doesn’t love a good hook-up?!...

The Art of Blissful Parenting

Last night, I had the honor of attending the reading and signing of The Art of Blissful Parenting, by colleague Sharon Ballantine of Ballantine Parenting Institute, at Ravenna Third Place Books.  Any parent-type figure out there knows that raising kids, while it can...
The Buy Nothing Project:  Building Community, Saving Resources

The Buy Nothing Project: Building Community, Saving Resources

Share, know & save…that is the underlying theme of the Buy Nothing Project, a community-powered, world-wide project, doled out via area-centric Facebook groups. It was inspired by a Bainbridge family’s experience in a Himilayan village. BNP is like an...