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My First Goodwill Visit Post-COVID-19

Last Thursday wasn’t more than a normal day; it was special because I was able to VISIT GOODWILL FOR THE FIRST TIME IN THREE MONTHS! Of course we know that DC regional Goodwill retail stores many are still closed and opening in phases; however Baltimore area stores opened June 4th. My best friend Towanda, who is also my thrifting buddy invited me to come up and shop.

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A Way to Thrift, 24/7

Can you believe we are in Week 11 of quarantine? If you are anything like me, I am missing my weekly excursions to Goodwill. My normal shopping day would be definitely be Sunday morning after church, because the new color of the week would be unrevealed and there would be a variety of items that are 50% off.

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DIY: Gratefulness Shines Through Difficult Times!

I am a big softy when it comes to sentimental gestures, such as hand-written notes or greeting cards and wanted to display them in my apartment. I wanted to come up with a way to put them up to be seen. During one of my Sunday Goodwill visits, that seem so far away, I found a huge cork board that would be perfect for such a project, because I am able to swap out my personal mementos.

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