Tag Archives: supplies

Help your local school

Posted on 10. Jan, 2011 in For Kids, SOS - Support Our Schools

Have you heard about this new website set up and run by teachers?  It is called Donors Choose, online charity connecting you to a classroom in need.  There are so many different requests, needs and help wanted for students.  You can search by your school district, your local school, project/charity and even teachers.  (more…)

Weekly Tips for December 13, 2010

Posted on 12. Dec, 2010 in Uncategorized

How are those stress levels going so far?  Handling it well. I will be honest, the stress has really gotten to me not once but twice to the point my body is reacting.  Remember, it is the “most wonderful time of the year”, not the most miserable.  Try to keep it all in perspective. And it is OK to say “No” to some invitations or requests or donation pleas.  It is hard, but work on it.  It is definitely a work in progress. 

So this week, some quick tips for that crazy shopping and keeping the stress low.  My personal favorite:  amazon.com.  They have everything, free shipping, percentage back to your elementary school and excellent customer service.  I tried going out to the stores and after an hour, I ran ran ran home and got online! 

The tips this week are combos, we have put together great shopping, green, healthy and economical tips to get you through the season. ENJOY! Also, if you are looking for holiday cheer, check out here on our site with all the event in San Diego County. There is something just about every day. (more…)