Daily Archives: August 16, 2013

August 17: National Thriftshop Day

second-hand-signDon’t tell Grandma, but August 17 is National Thriftshop Day!

National Thriftshop Day is easy to celebrate. Just go to your local thrift store, Goodwill, or “Sally Ann” and start shopping. Or, start thriftshop hopping! If you need help finding one, U.S. residents can check here.

money-1346357812LRiOn second thought, before you go shopping, clean out your closets. Then you can donate whatever nice things you no longer use, and actually have some space for whatever treasures you discover!

“Dishonest money dwindles away,
but whoever gathers money little by little makes it grow.”

Proverbs 13:11

August 16: International Tell a Joke Day

August 16 is International Tell a Joke Day!

Two snare drums and a cymbal fall off a cliff . . . ba-doom chink!


I’m sure we all have lots of favorite jokes, but here’s a site you may not have heard of before:┬áhttp://www.reverendfun.com/. It’s one I check every few weeks to see what I’ve missed!

“A feast is made for laughter,
wine makes life merry,
and money is the answer for everything.”

Ecclesiastes 10:19