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Holiday Budgeting

Learn my tricks for holiday budgeting that will make your entire holiday season so much more enjoyable! Forget the stress, and don't get stuck paying holiday bills all January. I love the end of the year. The cooling off of hot Houston temps…
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Homemade Holiday Gifts

Want to create homemade holiday gifts, but afraid they’ll collect dust on someone’s shelf? Let me share with you a really creative, cool list of ideas that are sure winners. Each year I stumble upon some neat ideas for homemade holiday…
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Give Experience Kits this Year for Christmas Presents

Experience gift ideas so that you can gift experiences to your loved ones -- something they'll remember long after a normal gift breaks down. Research suggests − along with real life experiences we've all had − that experiences…

Your Santa's Family Initiative + Other Christmas Printables Bundle Pack (3 Days Only!)

Are you looking for something unique to sprinkle magical dust over your family's Christmas this year? Some of the things that make our Christmas magical have included: :: Christmas Eve one-present opening rule :: Sprinkling Reindeer…
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Thanksgiving is its Own Holiday, not Just a Blip on Santa’s Radar

One of those Facebook pops of wisdom (via someecards.com) showed up on my wall the other day. Normally these are quirky and satirical observations that most of us can relate to, but this one spoke to me in a different way. It stated, “Black…
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We are Thankful

We are thankful for so much in our life. Even during my husband's job loss.  The older I get, the healthier my respect is for all the good blessings we have in our life. Instead of going after perfection, I celebrate that in a world where…