Touch a Truck Event

Posted by on Aug 4, 2014 in ,

This month our community focus will be on the Shriners Children’s Hospital in Springfield. The Shriners Hospital is dedicated to delivering the highest quality of care to children. Their hospital is light-filled, colorful and designed to put children and families at ease! The Shriners Children’s Hospital is completely free for its services, regardless if you have insurance or not. They deliver the highest quality of care to children with different orthopedic, cleft lip and...

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Firework Displays in Western MA

Posted by on Jun 24, 2014 in ,

Firework Displays in Western MA

It’s almost July which means it’s time to watch some dazzling firework displays to celebrate the 4th of July! Fireworks are my personal favorite, so I wanted to create a list of firework displays happening in Western MA within the next month so you can chose the best ones to attend….or maybe even attend them all! Friday June 27th Holyoke- 6pm- The city’s annual 4th of July fireworks at Holyoke Community College. There will be food, music and fun for the whole family. (Rain...

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Easter Events in Western MA

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014 in ,

Easter is coming up this Sunday, and there are plenty of events happening in Western MA for the entire family! Are you looking to meet the Easter bunny or participate in an Easter Egg Hunt? There is something for everyone this weekend. Here’s a list of some upcoming events happening in the area. Friday April 18th Springfield– The Springfield Museum will host Spring Into Easter  ! There will be a live animal demonstration, a visit with the Easter Bunny, puppet shows,...

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Plant.Eat.Create. Guest Blog Post: Improving A Renter’s Bathroom

Posted by on Feb 21, 2012 in

Before and After: Improving A Renter’s Bathroom   By Kristin of Plant.Eat.Create   For any of you out there who are apartment dwellers or have a tight decorating budget, it can often feel like our options are really limited when trying to improve spaces with in our homes. Enter my renter’s bathroom.  A long narrow space that had some good things and some bad things, all of which I had to work with.   Before:       Good things: Space- I...

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Why Your Keys Could Welcome An Intruder

Posted by on Feb 7, 2011 in

In efforts to make doing business easier, many places now offer “loyalty tags” in which you can earn reward points towards your next purchase just by flashing your loyalty key tag. These key tags are usually added to your key ring to make shopping easier. However, it has recently been discovered that these tags could pose a threat to your privacy. In recent news, a woman reported that she had lost her set of keys while shopping and despite announcements through the...

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