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After ten full days of celebrating we’ve officially moved on from Christmas! This year was different in so many ways but what I am most thankful for is that we got quality time with both sides of our family. Some highlights… We kicked off our merry celebrations at home first since we were going to …

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Let’s review a few Christmassy celebrations before I sign off for the rest of the week!   Neighborhood Ornament Exchange. There were 28 ladies at our neighborhood ornament exchange! I got lucky when picking my number (23!!!) and absolutely couldn’t wait to steal the adorable pineapple ornament that was opened early in the game. Thankfully …

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At the beginning of the year I polled our teachers on what types of gifts they like (and dislike) and there was an overwhelming response for gift cards, specifically Target gift cards. I totally get that. I love Target gift cards too and I definitely don’t need any more travel size hand sanitizers. However, I …

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Looking for a quick gift to make this weekend for teachers, neighbors, friends, co-workers and more? I have a sweet idea for you… For as far back as I can remember my mom has made strawberry jam for Christmas gifts. Each year friends and family have come to expect this delicious treat and her list …

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