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Monthly Archives: November 2011

review: Minted

It is my favorite time of the year.  Christmas card season.  I really love making my Christmas card every year, and even more, I love having my mailbox flooded with holiday greetings.  It really is one of my favorite things about the holiday season.  I love seeing my friend’s children grow, and what everyone is […]

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Counting Down to Christmas

Ever since he saw the first decorations for Christmas, back in October, my 5 year old has been asking, ‘How many days until Christmas?’  Now, with Thanksgiving over, and the Christmas push in full gear he is asking even more often.  Time is such a hard concept to explain to a child that is wrapped […]

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Journaling & Gratitude

We always seem to remember [or are at least reminded] to be extra grateful around the Thanksgiving holiday. But I want to encourage you to continue your gratitude focus well beyond the holiday season. The other day, I hopped on this blog via my google reader — A Beautiful Ripple Effect. And there, I discovered […]

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