Archive for January 21, 2019

Investing in New Bedding for Your Kids? Follow These Guidelines

Written by Family Fun. Posted in Crib mattress fitted sheet, Taking care of a new mattress, Waterproof crib sheet

When buying new bedding for their children, many find themselves confronted with a lot of questions like, What thread count should you get? Do you need a mattress protector? Why do you need a mattress protector? Is a waterproof crib sheet necessary?
If this sounds all too familiar, take a step back and read some of the following guidelines first. You’ll have new sheets picked out before you know it.
A Key to Thread Counts
Not sure what route to take when it comes to thread counts? It can be confusing and hard to know whether or not spending extra money on higher thread counts is worth it. Threads are woven horizontally and vertically into the fabric, and the thread count is based on the number of these per one square inch of fabric.
If you want something that is durable and will not wear out quickly, anything from 200 thread counts to 800 thread counts is recommended. The lower the thread count, the lighter the sheet, so if you are not looking for something heavie

Donate That Used Clothing That You Don’t Wear Anymore

Written by Family Fun. Posted in Clothing donations, Donate old clothing, Red cross donation center

Looked in your closet lately to be overwhelmed by the amount of clothes that are sitting in there, unused and unwanted? Don’t know what to do with those items anymore? Clothing donations are a great way to get rid of those used items that you’re just not sure what to do with anymore. If you find yourself considering throwing those clothes away in trash bags, take a step back first, American Red Cross clothing donations is an outlet in need of those pesky items that are preventing you from buying more.
Are you part of the 70% of people who give to charity each year? You should be, there are millions of Americans who could use those items that you no longer feel the need to put on. Items that at one point in time may have been among your favorite things to wear could have a second chance at being someone’s favorite items once again. Instead of letting those once favorite items go to waste, give them to individuals who could really use the tee shirts, sweatshirts, coats, and pants t