Archive for July 8, 2016
The baskets are easy reminder.
A large yellow one sits in the back of the van.
A round pink one serves as both decoration and storage in the younger daughter?s bedroom.
The large blue one, the basket that is used the most often, is located upstairs in the master bedroom closet.
Although they are different colors and different locations, all three baskets serve the same purpose. They are a physical landing place and a visual reminder of giving to others. The family rule is anytime some one realizes that something does not fit, or someone realizes he or she will no longer wear or use it, it goes in the basket.
Once a month the basket items are gathered together and delivered to a local charity. And while there are many drop off locations available in the city, helping disabled veterans has