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Christmas 2016 Recap

Christmas is already quickly receding into the rearview mirror and I wanted to get this up so I could remember a few things. Several friends have asked about Mom and how she’s doing. I can honestly say this was one of the best Christmas seasons we’ve had in years – she’s been off pain medications
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Happy Christmas from the Shingletons

Popping in to say Merry Christmas from Simon, Jude, Archer and me. Christmas cards sooooo didn’t happen this year, but that’s ok. I’m giving myself permission to not even worry about it. 😉  I’m immensely grateful for this space and for everyone who’s commented, followed along, and been generally wonderful. I can’t wait to see
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13 Small Christmas Trees to Make you rethink the large thing

Whether it’s a lack of space or just an aesthetic preference, there’s something to be said for going with a small Christmas tree. I’m particularly charmed this year by small potted Christmas trees; it reminds me of the little tree my grandmother always had in her living room when I was little. Smaller trees are
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Gift guide: your girlfriend who always makes the best cheese platters

Ahh the hostess with the most-est.  Last in my series of color-loving gift guides (see vol 1, vol 2, vol 3) for this year, this one is for the queen of all cakes and treats. She’s never met a cheese she didn’t love, and she’s all about throwing the best parties. But she’s unfussy —
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