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7 Experiential Gifts to Share with your Valentines

Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be about chocolate and flowers or even about the love between two partners.  Consider the following  experiential gift ideas the whole family can enjoy… in Flagstaff! Make a Meal Together– I’ve always loved the playfulness of Valentine’s Day, so what better way to celebrate than by involving your family in […]

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Gift Guide for Book-Lovers

While minimalism may be trending this holiday season, and many folks are advocating for giving experiences instead of things is the way to go, I’m here to make the argument that a good book is a whole experience. Here is my gift guide for book lovers. I will include the Amazon links to these books […]

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Adopt A Family

Hi FMB Readers, In years past, my boys have been blessed by the generosity of others at Christmas. They have received new clothes and toys from Salvation Army, Toys for Tots, or the Flagstaff Police Department. These presents have helped to put pretty packages under the tree when I didn’t have the extra money to […]

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Merry MINIMAL Christmas

    You may be seeing a lot of posts recently about intentional gift giving and making the holiday season more authentic and less materialistic. Many families are overwhelmed with the busyness of the holidays. Between gift buying and giving, decorating, parties and planning matching outfits- it’s time to find ways to get back to […]

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Local Non-Profit Holiday Wish List!

We all know there is a lot of needs in our community, especially during the holidays and the cold weather. But sometimes we don’t know how or who to help! I am part of a group here in Flagstaff called Women Empowering Northern Arizona (WENA). WENA is a local Flagstaff giving circle. You can learn […]

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Flagstaff Holiday Traditions

We love the holidays here in Flagstaff and all the activities that pop up, just as the weather is getting really cold! A few of these things take a bit of planning and some are really easy, just hop in the car and go! Holiday Parade of Lights, Saturday, December 8th! This is always a […]

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The Ultimate Gift Buying Guide

The Saturday after Thanksgiving, we celebrate Small Business Saturday.  A day to help recognize small businesses in our community and show our support.  When you support a small business, you are not only supporting a dream but you are supporting a family.  A family who can buy food for their children, watch them do what […]

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