DIY Halloween Costume: Office Cat

This is the purr-fect Halloween look if you're pressed for time and need an easy and creative costume. Read about how you can re-create this office cat costume.

Seasons Greetings from Goodwill!

Goodwill Gems is on holiday break this week but will be back next Wednesday. Here at Goodwill, we are all one big family and all of our followers, readers, shoppers, volunteers and donors are part of our family as well. We wish you all a happy and safe holiday season. Check out our video card … Continue reading Seasons Greetings from Goodwill!

Store Holiday Hours and New 2015 Hours

HOLIDAY HOURS Wednesday, December 24: 10am - 6pm Thursday, December 25: CLOSED Wednesday, December 31: 10am - 6pm Thursday, January 1: 11am - 6pm *Above hours include the Van Dam Outlet in Queens* _______________ NEW 2015 HOURS Monday through Wednesday: 9am - 8pm Thursday through Saturday: 9am - 9pm Sunday: 10am - 8pm *Elmwood Park … Continue reading Store Holiday Hours and New 2015 Hours

Melt Your Valentine’s Heart Tonight

Have you lost count of how many inches of snow we've had here in Binghamton this winter? So have I! But I'm not going to let the frigid weather dampen my very special day. You shouldn't either. Here are a few suggestions: Where can you find a warm and inviting place to hangout in the … Continue reading Melt Your Valentine’s Heart Tonight

3 Inexpensive Valentine’s Day Date Ideas You Can Do At Home

Celebrating Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be stressful and it doesn’t have to cost a lot either. Here are three romantic and affordable date night ideas that you can create in the privacy of your own home. 1. Indoor Picnic Bring an outdoor activity inside by putting together a romantic dinner and serve it up … Continue reading 3 Inexpensive Valentine’s Day Date Ideas You Can Do At Home

Goodwill Gems: Ring in the New Year (Stylishly, Of Course)

Note: This week only, we’ll publish the Gems column on Tuesday instead of Wednesday, to help out in those New Year’s Eve fashion emergencies. Lauren’s column returns to AGoodLook on Wednesday, January 8. And don’t forget to keep your New Year’s Eve style rocking through 2014!Celebrate the season in Goodwill fashion. New Year’s Eve, the … Continue reading Goodwill Gems: Ring in the New Year (Stylishly, Of Course)

Guest Blogger Nicole: How to Stick to Your New Year Resolutions

The New Year is hours away and with that comes reflection and hope for change. How many times have you actually followed through with your goals for the New Year? The problem with resolutions and goals is that they are based on a future outcome, making it hard to picture them as a tangible and … Continue reading Guest Blogger Nicole: How to Stick to Your New Year Resolutions

Goodwill Gems: Have a Very Classy Holiday

Add an air of sophistication to your holiday. Christmas (if you’re celebrating) and the all-important New Year’s Eve are just around the corner, which means plenty of festive parties on the calendar during the week ahead. If you’ve not yet found the perfect party ensemble or are stressing about how to take some of your … Continue reading Goodwill Gems: Have a Very Classy Holiday

The Goodwill Insider: Holidays – Donating and Being Grateful for What We’ve Got

A black pashmina. The woman had it in her hands along with some trinkets from housewares, but her hands were running through the frilled ends of the black pashmina. She remarked how lovely it was and what a wonderful gift it would be for her young daughter. I recognized it instantly, because it was mine. … Continue reading The Goodwill Insider: Holidays – Donating and Being Grateful for What We’ve Got