Posts Tagged ‘Holidays’

The Rockwell Trap

(posted by Jeanne on 12-06-2012)

Now that visions of sugarplums and Norman Rockwell scenes are dancing in our heads, it’s not unusual for grown-ups to hold onto idealistic and specific images of holiday comfort and joy. Whether our parents succeeded in bringing painting-worthy traditions to fruition or failed miserably, many of us feel obliged to Read more »

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New Year, New YOU!

(posted by Marianne on 12-29-2010)

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Should auld acquaintance be forgot, and never brought to mind… The New Year brings a renewed hope for a bright and prosperous year.  For many, this means resolutions and promises for the days ahead; but for others it’s a great way to simply reflect, rejuvenate and leave the past in the past and move forward in a fun and fabulous way!

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Giving…Until It Makes Us Smile (or Not?)

(posted by Jeanne on 12-29-2010)

Tara AsksJeanne, just a thought…..sometimes people put a lot into gift giving, making sure the gift is special to the recipient. What do you suggest when kids put themselves into a gift, but the one they get in return doesn’t offer the same attention to detail? This is something we recently had to address and I just thought this subject might be discussion worthy this holiday!!

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Top 10 Reasons Kids Come Home for the Holidays

(posted by Jeanne on 12-07-2010)

Topping the list of Reasons Kids Come Home for the Holidays was “Food, food and more food!” I’ll count that as one to make room for the stream of other reasons that together create something magical each year. As front doors swing open all over the world, young ones set down their burdens and exhale into that familiar feeling of … Comfort and Joy!
 

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Nothing Like the “Present” Top 10 ZipPicks for Your Man

(posted by Marianne on 12-07-2010)

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Here it is ladies… round 2: Top 10 ZipPicks for your man!  Need help getting your “angel on the ZipLine” a gift this holiday season?!  Well, LMZ has scoped the stores, sites and catalogs for the latest and greatest all at your fingertips.  Hope this inspires and helps ease your ‘to-do’ list.  At the very least, it will certainly ensure a permanent spot on Santa’s good list!    Read more »

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