Amazing Goodwill Guest Blogs

Amazing Goodwill Guest Blogs is happy to share the unique viewpoints, talents and creations of those who support our mission and love to shop our stores! If you have an idea, project or something you'd like to share with us for a possible guest post, please email it to

Posted by Janette Buffardi on Apr 11, 2022 11:21:34 AM

Top Five Favorite Spring Finds at Goodwill - Janette Buffardi

By Goodwill Guest Blogger Janette Buffardi | IG:

Spring is finally in the air! It has been a brutal winter here in Chicago, so I am ready for nice weather. We have had glimpses of 70-degree days, and it only gets me eager to shop for a new spring outfit. Goodwill is my first stop when I am looking for a refresh to my wardrobe because I know new clothes won’t break the bank.

Posted by Janette Buffardi on Nov 5, 2021 11:54:42 AM

Creating a Beautiful Fall Tablescape Using Thrifted Items - Janette Buffardi

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Posted by Janette Buffardi on Sep 24, 2021 8:37:13 AM

Fall Fashion Must-Haves with Goodwill Guest Blogger – Janette


Fall is upon us and there is nothing that I love more than shopping for new clothes! With the change of the seasons, I am looking to refresh my fall wardrobe. I headed over to my favorite local Goodwill Store & Donation Center to start my hunt. 

Posted by Janette Buffardi on Jul 20, 2021 10:45:23 AM

Chicagoland Thrifter Visits Goodwill’s NEW Melrose Park Store


Posted by Janette Buffardi on Oct 13, 2020 1:13:47 PM

Decorating for Fall with Finds from Goodwill

It’s finally fall and the temperatures are dipping – time to fill your home with décor that gives off cozy vibes! Did you know you can find some of the best fall decorations for your home at Goodwill? Today, I'll share some of the items you need to check out next time you're thrifting at Goodwill.

Posted by Janette Buffardi on Sep 11, 2020 3:42:22 PM

8 Ways the Goodwill Outlet Offers a Different Thrifting Experience

You may be familiar with your local Goodwill retail store, but did you know that you can also enjoy a unique thrifting experience at the Goodwill Outlet? Outlet centers usually offer steeper discounts for shoppers than other retail stores. The Goodwill Outlet does just that – and much more.