Peeps show

Just a brief word to say how much the Chicks love Robin Norris from Catholic Charities. On her own dime, she regularly brings us treats during giveaway days. Today, it was Easter doughnuts from Dunkin’ Doughnuts topped with pink Peeps. I am sure you know the proper etiquette for eating a Peep, but just in…

Mini Finn and Fun With Hats

It was Giveaway Day today at CRC and we always try to take interesting photos but they just, sadly, are not interesting. It’s hard to capture the pure joy and excitement of loading laundry detergent, toothpaste and backpacks into cardboard boxes and reusable bags. Here’s one from a previous giveaway: Not so much. So we…

Professional Warehouse Management

Yes, this is just what it looks like. After years of training in professional warehouse management (not), sometimes you just have to throw caution to the winds. Last Friday, Betsy had pretty much had it. Her daughter, Kirsten, had stayed up all night. Then Betsy’s car wouldn’t start. Then she drove out to a major…

Professional Warehouse Management

Yes, this is just what it looks like. After years of training in professional warehouse management (not), sometimes you just have to throw caution to the winds. Last Friday, Betsy had pretty much had it. Her daughter, Kirsten, had stayed up all night. Then Betsy’s car wouldn’t start. Then she drove out to a major…

It’s cold

It is snowing on Nov. 25. Of course, it is. It’s a giveaway day and the dock doors are wide open from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. There are many advantages to the wonderful jobs Betsy and I have. But conducting giveaways in 30-degree weather is not one of them. The Chicks are prepared for…

It’s cold

It is snowing on Nov. 25. Of course, it is. It’s a giveaway day and the dock doors are wide open from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. There are many advantages to the wonderful jobs Betsy and I have. But conducting giveaways in 30-degree weather is not one of them. The Chicks are prepared for…