This time of the year can be very festive but for many it can also be one of sadness. As we are bombarded with images of family and home for the holidays, there are many people whom don’t have that. So as we shop around for everyone on our list and run to get presents, … Continue reading A Lesson This Festive Season
hol·i·day ˈhäləˌdā/ noun 1. a day of festivity or recreation when no work is done. "December 25 is an official public holiday" synonyms: day of observance, festival, feast day, fête, fiesta, celebration, anniversary, jubilee; More verb BRITISH 1. spend a holiday in a specified place. "she is holidaying in New York freakin’ City" Live from Rockefeller Center, I’m in a bit of a holly … Continue reading PlanetBrandee LIVE from Rockefeller Center!
This is the final weekend of the Goodwill Hunting Scavenger Hunt - ending this Sunday at midnight! There is still plenty of time to enter or to finish finding your items. Why not grab a group of friends and make an adventure out of it (plus that would put you in the running for the … Continue reading Scavenger Hunt Ends THIS SUNDAY!
Today is the first day of our 10 day long Goodwill Hunting Scavenger Hunt Contest - Holiday Edition! The items on our hunt list (which can be downloaded here or you can pick up a flyer at any of our stores) is sure to bring all the jingle to your bells. If you participated in … Continue reading Goodwill Hunting Scavenger Hunt Holiday Edition Starts Today!
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
The holidays don't have to hurt your pockets if you make the effort to get creative and thrifty by visiting your local Goodwill you can score major savings. Here are 5 tips for ways you can save money during the holiday season: 1. Glassware Expecting extra guests at your home for the holidays? Goodwill is … Continue reading Guest Blogger Nicole: Tips for Saving Money During the Holidays
Breaking news on the thrift fashion front: We're holding a Last-Minute Dress Up Sale! This Saturday, December 31, enjoy 50% off women's gowns and blouses and other women's and men's dress-up clothes. You'll look spectacular and still have money left over for the evening's festivities! Also, better get those 2012 planners ready: you are invited … Continue reading Last-Minute Dress-Up Sale!