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Monthly Archives: December 2011

It was Christmas Eve and we all sat around the fire.  My brother popped open a bottle of champagne and we sat, in our matching pajamas, sipping our Veuve Cliquot.  My brother refuses to drink anything else.  My mom had decided that we needed to start a new tradition.  Anything that involved champagne, a fireplace […]

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I get what I like to call ‘Year End Anxiety.’  All the things I have told myself I would get done by the end of the year are suddenly staring at me from a giant to-do list.  My garage sale dresser that I swore I would repaint and turn into a vintage-awesome staple piece.  The […]

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It’s that time of year.  The time of year where you sit down and think it out.  Think about what’s next and what to work towards.  Learn from your mistakes and focus on what’s ahead.  Write goals and dream big.  January 1st represents a lot of things…but more than anything it’s a fresh start.  A […]

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The Christmas cookies sat on the counter in red and white boxes.  The beautifully wrapped presents were neatly placed underneath the glowing tree.  Years of memories were hanging from the branches…every ornament telling it’s own story.  I looked around at all the ribbons and wrapping paper that needed put away and all the packing that […]

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I just dropped my last card in the mailbox and let me tell you…it felt good.  I contemplated sending out New Years cards because I really didn’t think I could get it together.  But…it must have been a Christmas miracle or something because my cards are mailed.  I am particularly fond of them this year […]

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