Monday, June 13, 2016

Before and After Patio Set- Minus the Umbrella- For Now

Thought about getting a new patio set this year. We've had ours for a while and it had gotten worn from the sun and the metal was rusted in spots as well. Even the umbrella crank was broken and we could no longer use that. 

The new wicker sets are so nice but also expensive, so decided since our chair pads were reversible, we'd just flip them, re-sew the tabs on the other side and spray paint the table and chair frames.Still have to get an umbrella- maybe when we go to the city, as I couldnt find anything that would match or in the price range I really wanted to spend. But 2 cans of spray paint later... and here we are!

BBB Offers Ten Giving Tips for Orlando Tragedy

"In the wake of the largest mass shooting in U.S. history, the BBB Serving Central Florida and the BBB Wise Giving Alliance, the national charity monitoring arm of the Better Business Bureau, caution donors about potential red flags in fund raising to help Orlando victims and their families, and to be aware of the different circumstances that often emerge in tragedy-related philanthropy."

In wake of this tragedy, please see their 10 tips to consider when thinking about donating.