A Man that Makes Birdhouses

So this might be a stretch but I thought I'd at least try to help out and reach out to our TRUE FORM community here to see if we could get more people involved. There is this older man at the market in Olds that makes bird houses by hand. I asked him how he was doing, he said he's doing ok. I said how is business, he gestured 'not so good'. Then he told me he'll try one more week and if he doesn't sell he'll move on. Kind of makes me sad, he puts all this time and effort into making these ...

100 Boxes for 100 Local Families

100 boxes for 100 local families
https://youtu.be/DKfrq_KYHMM I’ve decided that I’d like to do something this year for those in need. I’ve wanted to do this for awhile now but never took the initiative. It seems like more than ever local families are in need. I also understand food banks could use our help more than ever. I know there are so many organizations out there that are doing incredible things. Organizations I could help out, in fact, when I tell people what I’d like to do, many say, ‘why don’t you help _____...

Stress Around Giving 

stress around giving
There is so much stress around giving at this time year. How much do you spend, what would someone like, where to find it, will they use it, appreciate it, the list never ends. I suppose I’m thinking, if you really want to make someone happy, if you want to give them a gift they’ll really like and appreciate. Course you could go to any box store, buy an expensive gift and depending on the price, see a big smile across their face. Personally I try to give more thoughtful gifts. Gifts that t...