May 2 Store Opening

ThriftSmart Update We are pleased to announce that we have received approval from the Metro health Department to open as an Essential Business for our all- inclusive service to families across Nashville. We will reopen the store on Saturday, May 2. ThriftSmart supports the Governor’s Tennessee Pledge...

Letter from Co-Founder and Executive Director

Easter Sunday, April 12, 2020 How precious is your steadfast love, O God! The children of mankind take refuge in the shadow of your wings. Psalm 36:7 There was a story in National Geographic some 20 years ago about a forest fire in Yellowstone National Park, some...

Life Hack To Be The Best Gift-Giver Ever!

(What to do if the thoughtful gift-giving isn’t your spirit animal.) I think we’d all agree we’d like to be better gift-givers. No one particularly relishes in that nagging feeling of being just days shy of someone’s birthday with no gift in mind, much less on...

Lofton Family Story | Mercy Community Healthcare

When Grace Lofton moved from China to Tennessee with her husband and three daughters, she faced a difficult transition regarding healthcare. Her husband had started a new job, which resulted in a change in the family health insurance plan, and their doctor would not accept...

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5 Must-Haves For Your Summer Garden Party

Is it just us, or is hosting a dreamy garden party super on-trend these days? Pinterest is saturated with whimsical images of be-decked tables a la twilight, and the atmosphere all too closely resembles the sophistication of one’s wedding reception. The thing is, there’s something...

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How To Decorate A Nursery On A Budget

Congratulations on your upcoming baby! As you’ve realized by now, there’s a whole lot going on in the baby industry. You’ve been researching strollers, breast pumps, car seats, and so so so many opinions on how to parent. And on top of the fact that...

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5 Of The Best Mom Blogs In The Nashville Area

March is Women’s History month, where we look to the past and celebrate the accomplishments of women throughout the ages. But right now, it is a special time in history where more women than ever have the tools to make their voice heard, and make...

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Home Art On A Budget

Considering doing a little redecorating? Here's our guide to a new home on a budget anyone can manage!...