Tag Archives: holidays

Easy (and cheap) DIY Ornaments

Have I mentioned how much I love Pinterest? Especially now with the holidays, there are so many great ideas for gifts, crafts and food! I have a private board full of homemade holiday gifts that I will share after the … Continue reading

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Holiday Charity Panic

A bit of an off-topic post here, and a long one, but it’s something important for which I have a degree of expertise as somebody who works with and for nonprofits. Coming up on both the holiday season and the … Continue reading

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Home for the Holidays

With the trim finished, we’ve finally moved our furniture into the living room and even had time today to go out and cut ourselves a Christmas tree.  It’s the first time we’ve ever had room for a full-sized tree and … Continue reading

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We’re spending Thanksgiving with family a bit downstate from Poughkeepsie.  The table on the back porch is loaded with the food we’ve already prepped – including a particularly good batch of vegetarian gravy and a big pot of mashed potatoes … Continue reading

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