Is it Okay to Pick up Gifts at Yard Sales, Thrift Stores, Etc.?

I love yard sales, thrift shops, clearance sales, flea markets. I always find gems when I visit, and save so much over the price of new-bought items. I am a frugalista, how about you? When buying from thrift shops and flea markets, you are reusing other people’s stuff. This means that it is not going into a landfill, and someone local is earning money. Both … Continue reading Is it Okay to Pick up Gifts at Yard Sales, Thrift Stores, Etc.?

Homeless Awareness Month

Butler County Turns Spotlight in Homeless A one-month sensitivity program geared toward helping people in a position of authority to understand what it is like to be homeless seems like a good idea, but can anyone really know how someone who is homeless (or close to it) feels? I’m not sure. They can get an idea. But, in the end, they know that when the … Continue reading Homeless Awareness Month