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Simplifying the Holidays: Tip 4 – Scheduling

More than likely, by the time you celebrate Christmas, we will have made any necessary returns, taken down the Christmas tree and all the decorations, cleaned the house and be working on plans for the New Year. Continue reading

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Simplifying the Holidays: Tip 3 – Gifts

Counting adults and children in my immediate family, I have 20 people to buy gifts for. I have no desire to go into debt for Christmas, and so at some point it became necessary to adjust our gift-giving. So what to do? Continue reading

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The Sacred Family Meal Tradition

 I ran an informal survey on MyPleasantPlaces Facebook page and asked two questions: 1) Does your family have a family mealtime tradition now and/or did you have one as a child when you were growing up? 2) Do you have … Continue reading

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