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Merry MESS-mas Darling!

Greeting cards have all been sent. The Christmas rush is through. But I still have one wish to make… A special one for you. Who am I kidding? This is my first holiday season with a busy toddler. Time and energy can’t be wasted on wishes. She needs to do 365 different activities per day […]

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Four Generations

As generations change, so do holiday traditions

His parents. My grandparents. His aunts.  My parents.  This is the reoccurring conversation when upcoming holiday plans are discussed.  I channel my inner Reese Witherspoon each holiday season in regard to her character from Four Christmases.  (Now if I could just say ya’ll without sounding completely ridiculous!) On this day six years ago, my then […]

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Elf on the Shelf

Confessions of an Elf on the Shelf Convert

There’s no doubt that The Elf on the Shelf has quickly become one of the most popular Christmas traditions for families with young children! I was anti-Elf for years, but I now consider myself an Elf on the Shelf convert. I happily embrace the tradition that brings my two young children so much joy!   […]

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PMB’s Great Big Guide to Giving Tuesday 2017 | #GivingTuesday

The community throughout Western Pennsylvania is supported by these groups and organizations and could use your help and support!  Please think of them this holiday season and especially on #GivingTuesday.  Open up your hearts and your wallets, volunteer your time, and support these community programs and assistance for individuals and families. These organizations range from […]

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