Archive for January, 2018

Three Compelling Reasons for Donating to the Red Cross This Year

Written by Family Photos. Posted in American red cross donations, Clothing donation pickup, Clothing donations

Donate clothes to red cross

Every year in the United States, 70% of the American people give to charity. There are a number of reasons people give, not the least of which is that it feels good to make a difference in the lives of those who may not be as fortunate.

The non-profit sector in the United States is a thriving part of the economy, contributing an annual value of over $650 billion every year. So, many different non-profits across the country have as their mission the goal of making the community better off, of improving the lives of those who struggle and suffer. The American Red Cross was created for those very reasons.

The American Red Cross provides relief for families and individuals who are suffering in the form of food, shelter, blankets, and even blood. Perhaps you have seen the Red Cross bl

Counteracting the Sleep Deficit Four Tips

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Coyuchi bedding, Organic robe, Organic sheets queen

Organic bedding set
Americans have a significant sleep deficit that they have accumulated over years. According to popular statistics, 42% of U.S. adults get less than seven hours of sleep per night, with seven to nine hours of sleep being the recommended amount for adults in America. Over time, this builds up a great sleep deficit that is tough to get rid of.
Americans have this sleep deficit due to numerous factors. First, Americans face a great deal of stress, and stress can cause problems with sleep. Stress is associated with numerous sleep disorders, including insomnia and COPD, both of which involve reduced or interrupted sleep.
Stress comes from numerous factors. For one, a person may be stressed about their job. Jobs in America often require longer than the 9 to 5, eight hour work day or 40 hour work week.

Can You Add a Steeple to a Church That Is Already Built?

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Church chairs, Church pews, Church podiums

Church steeple pictures
If you are unfamiliar with the process of furnishing a church, it may surprise you to one day see church steeples for sale in the newspaper. You might have previously assumed that once a church is built, very little is done to alter it. However, churches have a long history of renting key pieces, even up to the steeple itself.
To understand why some church furniture and outside fixtures are only semi-permanent, it is necessary to have at least a brief understanding of the history of church buildings themselves. Perhaps you are actually in the process of adding a steeple to your church, in which case we’ll cover a few tips on how to choose an appropriate one.

The Steeple Is Argua

What To Think About When Buying A Home

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Drexel hill homes for sale, Luxury real estate, New homes in philadelphia

New homes in philadelphia
Buying a home is a big decision, especially when you’re a first time buyer (and most prospective buyers are – over 50%). There’s a lot to consider when looking into luxury real estate, from the best neighborhoods to live in to what you want out of the house itself. In fact, most people spend over four months looking at luxury real estate before actually buying a house. It’s important to take your time with what’s a major decision in your life, considering all the pros and cons of each home you look at.
For example, a good number of prospective home owners want to live in a home that’s never been lived in before. Approximately half of buyers are looking for new homes, according to statistics from Zillow. And half of THESE prospective buyers of luxury real estate want a new home because of the e

What Kind of Furniture Is Best to Hold Crafting Supplies?

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Craft storage carousel, Cubes craft, White modular storage cubes

Modular cube storage
The average American home contains about 300,000 objects. This number probably seems inordinately high if you were to look around your own home, unless perhaps you are known as a crafter. It could be you craft quits, or knit sweaters, or sew clothes, but no matter what the actual activity is, it is highly likely that those craft items need to be carefully organized. The best storage furniture for small items such as crafting or children’s toys share some common features. Here are a few tips to find the best hobby organizer for your home.

The Best Storage Furniture For Small Spaces.

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Assisted Living Provides Independence for Dementia Patients

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Early detection of dementia, Long term care for alzheimers patients, Memory care facility orland

Care options for alzheimers patients
A dementia diagnosis, particularly the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s, can be an absolutely life changing event, both for the patient and the patient’s family and friends. Alzheimer’s can steal a patient of hope, as it is a top ten cause of death in the United States and has no known way of slowing or halting the progression of the disease. But early detection of dementia can help in that it gives the patient and the family more time to settle affairs, to spend quality time together, and to decide on whether or not assisted living facilities would be a good fit.
Assisted living apartments and facilities provide long term care for alzheimers patients as well as help with alzheimers care. There are many different types of dement