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The Reindeer are Back at McArdles in Greenwich!

Department stores might have their decorations up by Halloween, the catalogs start arriving shortly thereafter, but for me, Christmas gets real when the reindeer come to town.   Back for their annual gig, the reindeer have returned to McArdles Florist and Garden … Continued

Working for Moore: Consults for a Cause

You know that annoying feeling when you can’t find that piece of paper on your desk, or that favorite pair of jeans you want to wear? What about if you couldn’t find your desk…your closet…if you lost your home, your … Continued

CASAFINA Holiday Warehouse Sale: December 4th-9th

Broad tables laden with fine table linens and bed coverings…well-organized shelves, full of all things tabletop….unusual accent pieces of every price point imaginable, filling in whatever space is left….If you enjoy big warehouse sales with a wide selection of products … Continued

Check, BEFORE You Donate by Text, or Send a Check

The first holiday solicitations arrived around Columbus Day.  A package with holiday wrapping paper, some thematic greeting cards, and (still more) personalized address labels. Most of these mailings were not inexpensive.  Had donated to some of these causes in the past, but several came in … Continued

Giving the Gift: NOURISHMENT

“Westchester County”  is often spoken of in rarefied terms, the proverbial land of milk and honey. It’s all I know, I’ve lived here my entire life. Last Sunday the Journal News’ lead feature was called Hidden Hunger, and featured six personal stories of … Continued