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Where to Donate ANYTHING in San Francisco

This post was originally published in 2017 and has been updated for 2018.

I love to clean out and declutter, but how do you find a good home for all your items that you used to love, but can no longer use?  We love the Salvation Army and Goodwill, but a lot of times there are items they don’t take (ie. office supplies or construction materials) or sometimes I want to support smaller organizations that can better maximize the items I am donating.  Here is a listing of where to donate absolutely anything in San Francisco.

And if you are looking for tips on decluttering with your kids, check out my blog post here.

Holiday Traditions We Love and How to Create New Ones

As the holidays approach we have been indulging in all our favorite holiday traditions from gingerbread houses to cookie baking to advent calendars, we have some holiday traditions that we love and some that maybe we need to update.  But how do you go about that process?

The Best Holiday Cookie Recipes to Try This Season

I love to bake and I have the biggest sweet tooth, so it makes sense that I love to bake holidays cookies.  Gingerbread, peppermint, sugar, I love them all.  There are so many great holiday cookie recipes, here are some of my favorite recipes from the past few years that I have tried and keep making.

Parenting Books You Should Read This Year

I love a good parenting book, so when someone mentions a new one, I will general pick it up and give it a read.  Who doesn’t need parenting advice every once in a while?!  Here are a couple that I recently tried and found useful.  Check out the best parenting books of this year, add them to your list, and let me know what your favorites are.

Friday Five {10.13.2017}: Five Ideas for the Week and Life

Happy Friday! Here are five things we are doing and loving this week to inspire you. Read on for more friday five ideas for the week and life…

Friday Five {10.06.2017}: Five Ideas for the Week and Life

Happy Friday! Here are five things we are doing and loving this week to inspire you. Read on for more friday five ideas for the week and life…

Friday Five {09.29.2017}: Five Ideas for the Week and Life

Happy Friday! Here are five things we are doing and loving this week to inspire you. Read on for more…

Friday Five {09.08.2017}: Ideas for the Week and Life

Here are five things we are doing and loving this week to inspire you. Read on for more…

Friday Five {08.11.2017}: Ideas for the Week and Life

Here are five things we are doing and loving this week to inspire you. Read on for more…

Friday Five {07.28.2017}: Ideas for the Week and Life

 Here are five things we are doing and loving this week to inspire you. This week was all about the “P’s” for us: potty training, piano, and priorities.  Read on for more…