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Getting Organized After the New Year

Getting Organized After the New Year

Christmas lights, ornaments, tinsel, cookie jars, and wrapping paper. So much stuff is needed to decorate for the holidays. Where do we store all of this stuff the rest of the year? Storage bins are near and dear to my heart because they keep all of my treasures safe...

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We Believe in the Power of Work

We Believe in the Power of Work

We Believe in the Power of Work The holidays are a busy time of year for Goodwill Industries of San Diego County (GISD). We are blessed to have such a generous community that shares our passion for getting people jobs. Our great partnership provided over 1400 jobs...

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Job Hunting Over the Holidays

Job Hunting Over the Holidays

You might think the holidays are a tough time to be in the job market. I was searching for a job during this time and I never thought I would be successful. Everyone is so busy with preparation for the holidays and year-end accounting, I couldn’t imagine any...

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Revamping Your Little Black Dress

Revamping Your Little Black Dress

Dressing for the holidays can be a real challenge, especially if you are like me. I can NEVER find anything to wear in my closet but that is a story for another time. I think there are some key things that can help make dressing for a holiday party fun. Keep it...

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How to Have a Grateful Heart

How to Have a Grateful Heart

My dad was a mail carrier (and WWII Vet!), and my mom stayed home and raised 6 kids, numerous types of livestock, and a garden. We didn’t have a lot and I spent much of my time focusing on what I didn’t have, and set my sights on attaining everything I wanted. One day...

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