Declutter Your Home

Despite constant efforts to declutter your home, do papers still accumulate like snowdrifts and clothes pile up like a tangled mess of noodles? Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes tidying to a whole new level—in her NYT bestseller The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying—and her illustrated guide to decluttering your home—Spark Joy—both of … [Read more...]

International Polar Bear Day

You probably didn’t know that February 27th is International Polar Bear Day. Well, it is and the purpose is to raise awareness about polar bears but especially the conservation of these creatures. As you may be aware, polar bears are significantly affected by the impact of climate change. This is because, the warming climate reduces sea ice areas … [Read more...]

Random Acts of Kindness Day!

Did you know that February 17th is ‘Random Acts of Kindness Day’?  Well it is.  Although it is a much lesser known holiday it sure is an important one.  While the exact origin of the holiday is unknown (to my knowledge) it’s purpose is simple and also contagious.  Perform a few random acts of kindness.  Who knows, you might even be the beneficiary … [Read more...]

President’s Day.

Happy President’s Day!  Did you know that President’s Day is also George Washington’s Birthday.  Well technically ‘Washington’s Birthday’ or ‘President’s Day’ is celebrated on the third Monday of February, which means that it can occur from the 15th through the 21st.  Washington was born on February 22nd and although he was the inspiration for the … [Read more...]

First Snow Of The Season

I hope everyone is prepared for the first snow of the season. Please remember not to be in a hurry when you drive.Check your tire tread, refill your washer fluid and remember to have a scraper and perhaps a small shovel in case you need to dig yourself out in the big storms. Happy Winter All. The Junk Recycler … [Read more...]