The Joy of Voluntary Simplicity

There are many reasons people seek to simplify their lives.  De-cluttering your house makes it easier to clean.  Minimizing your store list puts dollars back in your wallet.  Purchasing pre-owned items is good for the earth.  Minimalism, or the voluntary simplicity movement, is not a new theme.  It’s been around since the time of Plato, […]

ReSourceful Thinking

Greater Vail Community ReSources was formed with one intent: to help neighbors in need.  Here are a few ways your contribution makes a difference in your community: Donate to ReSources Vail Food Bank.  Keeping your community Food Bank stocked on mandatory items like peanut butter, cereal and canned meats keeps cost down and boosts outreach.  […]

The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.

I read this recently and it spoke to me.  Whatever stage of life you are in, you have a gift that can benefit others.  Whether it’s a helping hand, charitable donations, raising awareness, or words of advice, your contribution is important and has the potential to make a lasting impact in your community.  Whether it’s […]

Community Service, Simplified: Neighbors helping Neighbors

In a society that places much emphasis on social networks there is one thing we are certainly lacking, community involvement.  Yes, it takes more than a few clicks on a keyboard, but research proves that interaction with your community is crucial to your health and happiness as well as the health and happiness of those […]

ReSourcesful Thinking

ReSourceful Thinking… On an evening commute from Tucson, I am reminded why calling Vail home is such a treasure.  More often than not, the sky takes on a color that is awe inspiring.  Like many that call Vail home, my previous commute was to and from the Bay area.  I was happy to trade the […]

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