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Holiday Tips: Your Christmas Preparation Cheats

The holidays are a lot more fun when you leave your stress behind. In this article we’ll cover holiday tips to help with your Christmas preparation. Preparing For Christmas – Holiday tips to guide you through your Christmas prep, starting mid-November. Your Holiday Planning Budget for Gifts and Celebrations – Spend a few minutes making […]

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Gift Giving 101 – What To Do When Your Idea Fails

Is giving the the perfect gift always possible? From experience, it definitely isn’t. When you don’t know a person well gift giving can be very difficult. Even for family members giving a present that is appreciated can be hard. How do you determine whether a present was successful? Appreciation – Is it important to you […]

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Scan Your Old Family Photos

  Digitize Your Old Family Photos By: Lori Thayer Have you ever inherited family photo albums?  What did you do with them? Are they sitting in a box in your basement collecting dust and not being enjoyed? I was given the photo albums from my childhood as well as genealogy photos my Mother had found […]

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An Anniversary Gift That Will Last Forever

  My husband and I recently celebrated our anniversary.  We decided we didn’t want to exchange anniversary gifts this year. Instead we wanted to go away for the weekend and try something new. We enjoy visiting Bed and Breakfasts in our state so we picked one with a unique offering: a cheese making class. The Bed and […]

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Feel Better By Saying Happy Birthday – What?

Remember that 80s movie Sixteen Candles where Molly Ringwald’s 16th birthday is forgotten by her whole family? We’ve probably all had our birthday forgotten by someone important to us.  How did that make you feel? I know I’ve felt upset and insignificant when this has happened to me in the past. Having important days in our […]

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Find A Father’s Day Gift That Dad Really Wants

Are Fathers the most difficult people to buy gifts for?  I think so. I can’t tell you the number of gifts I got for my father that were never even taken out of the box!  Let’s take the difficulty out of Father’s Day Gift Ideas this year by finding a unique gift for Dad that […]

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Relationships: How Do Men And Women Think? Color Theory

Guest vlog (video blog) from Bret Thayer on relationships.  Using Color Theory to better understand the other gender. What is color theory?  Bret theorizes that men and women think in different colors. This is why we often can’t understand each other. What color do you think in? Do you agree with Bret’s theory? Share your thoughts with […]

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Gift Ideas For Teacher Appreciation

School is ending and it is time for teacher appreciation.  Our nation’s teachers work very hard educating the future of America.  As the school year comes to a close (for most of us), it is a great time to show them that we recognize and value their hard work.  Below are some gift ideas for […]

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