Donating to Puerto Rico

Donating to Puerto Rico

Saturday, October 07, 2017


Mercedes Pickett


  1. Budget Template
    03 Jan, 2018
    Budget Template
    Are you interested in improving your finances? Well, below you will find financial resources to assist in your journey! ~ Budget via Microsoft One Drive Cloud Link:!At-eVIk5optSn0Fi8N1nLAK3hflx
  2. Retirement & 401(K)
    06 Dec, 2017
    Retirement & 401(K)
    Do you want to know more about saving for retirement? Do you need a quick and easy break down of 401(k)? Well, here is a breakdown of everything you need to know about Traditional 401(k) and Roth 401(k). Traditional 401(k) or the taxed Roth 401(k) is a policy that allows for individuals to save for retirement. The check percentage you select will automatically be deducted from paycheck (either taxed or untaxed). Employers often 'match' the employee’s contribution by a certain percentage but
  3. 10 Ways to make Meal Prepping Easier
    31 Jan, 2018
    10 Ways to make Meal Prepping Easier
    1.) Purchase inexpensive yet durable containers. 2.) Cut up veggies and place in containers for easier access. 3.) Make rice and pasta in batches.. use different sauces and seasonings to incorporate different flavors. 4.) Make a few different types of meat or protein in abundance to add to your grains.. add different flavors to keep it interesting. 5.) Load container with veggies.. raw or steamed. 6.) Freeze some for a later date but they can remain in the refrigerator for 5 days. 7.)
  4. Holiday Giveaway
    05 Dec, 2017
    Holiday Giveaway
    Gifts for the Youth 12/5/2017 : Earth's Remedies is donating toys to families who may need additional assistance in Chicago! This is our first year participating in a Holiday give-away and we are extremely excited.  We plan to distribute the gifts the Friday and Saturday before Christmas. We are really excited to meet up with the parents and present the gifts. Hopefully, our gesture eases some stress during the holiday season.
  5. Studying session and Tea Time with one of our pupils.
    04 Nov, 2017
    Tutoring Sessions
    Free Tutoring Sessions to Low Income Students      Earth's Remedies established free tutoring sessions to allow students on the west side of Chicago. We wanted students in low income areas to have access to free educational resources. Earlier this year, we worked with elementary students in Mathematics and Science and since October started tutoring high school students in AP English Literature and AP U.S. History.      As we gain more volunteer tutors, we hope to expand the number of students we
  6. School Supplies - Donations
    19 Aug, 2017
    School Supplies - Donations
    Back To School Donations      To prepare the neighborhood students for schools, a few ladies in the community gathered enough school supplies to fill 50 book bags. We distributed the school supplies during a block club in Humboldt Park, on the west side of Chicago. The children were able to enjoy catered food, participate in team building games and math game but departed with book bags and school supplies to assist them for majority of the school year.      We can't not wait for next year's