The Season of Giving

The Season of Giving

December is a month to focus on the good in your life, no matter what holiday you might be celebrating. Time off spent with family members can be a welcome escape from the busy scheduling that usually proceeds in the weeks before, and eating a good meal together never...

DIY Christmas Gift Ideas

If you love baking and Christmas, then Christmas cookies are probably something you enjoy. Making them can be a ton of fun, especially it if becomes a family-wide event. If you’re just making the same old snowmen and gingerbread cookies, though, it might become a...
How Can You Give Back?

How Can You Give Back?

Have you run out of Halloween candy yet? Well, have you started to get out all your Christmas decorations and prepare for all the events that come with the month of December? If you’re feeling bogged down by the chaos of this season, then you’re not alone! There’s a...

Where Does MCC Money Go?

New Hamburg Thrift Centre is one of many thrift stores owned by the charity Mennonite Central Committee (MCC). What does this mean, exactly? Well, it means that the main purpose of the thrift store is to earn revenue for MCC to then spend on programs in Ontario and...
DIY Halloween Costume Tips

DIY Halloween Costume Tips

October is a month of thanks and receiving candy. Two of the best possible things, right? Who doesn’t love October? It’s easy to let the month get away from you, though. One second you’re planning a Thanksgiving dinner with far too many people, and the next you’re...

Punny Costume Ideas

It’s almost Halloween! Do you have your costume ready? If not, don’t fear! Here are a couple of fun “punny” Halloween costumes that are sure to liven up any party or excursion down the street.   IMAGE SOURCE:...