Spring is a Great Time to Simplify…and Donate!

“Simplify, simplify” is a quote from poet and author Hendry David Thoreau.  And that simple word is probably the root of what we should be doing in our homes because Americans accumulate just too much stuff.  We have storage containers piled high as well as overcrowded closets, attics and garages. And it has been discovered…

Plan Your Summer Now!

Even though it is only the first of May, now is the time to start planning your summer activities with your children.  If you don’t plan soon, you could pass up some of the wonderful opportunities that the summer can give us. I remember crossing off the days until June 1, the official ‘first day’…