Monthly Archives: June 2017

Reasons To Get A Cane For A Loved One

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If your loved one is having mobility issues due to age or disability, they might be in need of a cane to help them when they are walking or carrying out daily activities. However, there is another option that might be suitable for them which is an umbrella cane. This is a special umbrella that doubles as a cane and is perfect for the loved one in your family who likes to be independent but might need a little help with their mobility.

Whereas wooden canes or varieties with brass cane handles can hel (more…)

19 Jun 2017

Are You in the Process of Applying for a VA Loan?

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What was your first home like? Did you have a parent or other family member help you find the resources that you needed for getting that first home loan and for moving into your first place? Imagine if you are a returning military person who is coming back to America after serving your country. You might be new to the community, or returning to a familiar community after being gone for quite awhile. For the people who have served this country in the military, there can be many barriers to achieving the goal of home ownership.
Owning a home is often a solution to many of lives challenges. Unfortunately, finding a way to purchase a home is not always easy. In the case of those who have served our country in the military, the Veteran’s Administration (VA) loan program seeks to provide assistance. (more…)

12 Jun 2017

Three Different Ways Individuals Can Decorate Their Home with Nautical Home Decor

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Less than 30% of people are happy with the way their home looks. Some would like to have decor that expresses their personality, has whimsy, or is part of a theme. Because so many people enjoy the ocean, lake, or other waterfront locations, having nautical theme decor has become very popular over the years. Through decorations such as a life preserver on the wall, or decorative ship wheels, people have found they can express themselves in a more meaningful manner within their home. Here are three different ways individuals can decorate using nautical home decor.

Nautical Clocks Are an Easy Way to Decorate While Expressing One?s Taste
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12 Jun 2017

Make a Difference in Your Community by Donating Clothing to the American Red Cross

Donate clothing

Have you been gathering items that you and your family no longer wear to make an American Red Cross clothing donation? Were you aware that these items can collected by a Red Cross clothing pick up?

When you plan to donate clothes to Red Cross, GreenDrop can conveniently provide a Red Cross clothing pick up for you. In addition to providing this service, GreenDrop also has roughly 30 free-standing locations. On a weekly basis, they collect an average of 100 tons of clothing donations for various charitable organizations.

As you’re most likely aware, the American Red Cross prov (more…)

05 Jun 2017

Are You Ready to Help Someone Who Is Less Fortunate Than You?

Clothing donations

We live in a time when many Americans find themselves in great need. In a time when the government is threatening to take important funding away from the very programs that have been in place for years to help those who are the most in need. A time when even the basics of public education seem to be at risk for those who are looking for a way to find a way out of the life of poverty that they have been trapped in for generations.
And while there are many who are struggling to make ends meet, there are also many who have far more than they need. If you find yourself in the advantageous spot of having far more than what you need, you might make the decision to share some of the many items that you do not use. Whether you want to make (more…)

05 Jun 2017

Common Flowers and What They Symbolize

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Now that summer is here, it is all about going to your neighboring garden centers and nursery center to buy the right plants for your yard. Landscaping and design can really turn around your entire yard and give it a brand new look, and this can be emphasized even more if you are planting flowers that have some meaning to you! Here are some of the most common flowers you can find at garden centers as a way to give your home extra meaning.

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These are bright red and pink flowers that signify a world filled with beauty. They are so bright they wi (more…)

03 Jun 2017