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Give Yourself the Gift of Presence This Holiday Season
By Denise Hellekson, Clinical Associate, The Village Business Institute Well, Thanksgiving is over, Black Friday has come and gone, and the beginning of the holiday season is upon us. I love the holi...
12/4/13 at 11:25 AM
Au Gratin Sweet Potatoes
Are you still busy looking for side dish recipes for dinner tomorrow? Here is a delicious recipe for Au Gratin Sweet Potatoes. No, they are not the marshmallow classic that will be served at many than...
11/27/13 at 11:24 AM Cranberry Spice Cake with Maple Glaze 11/23/13 at 3:07 PM
Whole Wheat Pumpkin Bars 10/31/13 at 8:58 AM
To Decorate Or Not To Decorate.....That Is The Question
It seems each year I decorate less and less for each holiday. I use to have Rubbermaid tubs filled with various holiday decorations.....all neatly organized. I would grab the ones labeled for each h...
10/11/13 at 8:36 AM Fill Yourself Up With Good News 12/27/12 at 12:33 PM
Tradition.....Tradition 12/14/12 at 2:33 PM
Cupcakes are a popular choice for treats and desserts. I have compiled a Pinterest Board with ideas for Cupcakes for a variety of holidays and other themes. This is part of a series I am doing for D...
10/9/13 at 5:46 PM Giving Back During the Holidays 10/21/11 at 7:15 AM
Getting Ready For Halloween 10/20/11 at 6:54 AM
Today was our last day of homeschool. FINALLY. I am not the only mom thinking that (Jen Hatmaker speaks for those who send their kids off to school) and I'm not even the only HOMESCHOOL mom thinking, ...
5/30/13 at 6:23 PM Easter: The Tomb is Empty! 4/2/13 at 2:51 PM
Lambs vs bunnies: an Easter showdown 3/23/13 at 9:32 AM
Health-ready for the holidays
Tinsel? Check. Cookies? Check. Prescription medication refills... um... check? Like a lot of other people, I tend to get so fixated on the shopping, the baking and the Christmas cards that I don't gi...
12/22/11 at 10:37 AM
Christmas Letter to Dave
(I have left a little bonus at the bottom of the page-GN) Merry Christmas Dave, I ordered a part on the phone today, Dave. I hesitated to wish the person on the other end of the phone a Merry Christ...
12/22/10 at 11:04 AM I remember Christmas 12/10/10 at 6:19 AM
Christmas on my mind 12/3/10 at 8:44 AM
Beauty and the Beast
You've probably all figured out that despite the fact we're both guys, Ricky and I are very different. There's no question that we have most of the important things in common, however there are certai...
12/16/10 at 6:21 AM
What a difference a day makes
By now you’ve probably heard how the holiday shopping season shaped up for retailers. We won’t bore you with all the details. Suffice it to say: A late rally of shopping boosted total reta...
1/4/10 at 12:07 PM Buying local 11/23/09 at 10:42 AM