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The Gift of Giving

Every year I pull out a stack of children’s Christmas books to read. This week, The Bernstein Bears Joy of Giving left me in tears. It’s a simple book about a brother and sister getting excited to give each other gifts, and then deciding to give outside their family. Throughout my childhood I witnessed my […]

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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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MLM Products I Use and Love

  Multilevel Marketing. I’m going to assume you know at least one person that is involved in a MLM company. 36.6 million customers have bought products/services from the network marketing model source. A grand total of $35.4 billion in revenue has been made in the U.S market from retail sales in 2019 source. That’s a […]

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Father’s Day Experience Gift Ideas!

We love dads! Father’s Day is coming up this week so we put together a list of experience gifts ideas for all types of dads. In our household, we are on an eternal mission to bring less stuff into the house. So here are some fun activity ideas for the awesome dads in your life!  […]

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Teacher Appreciation Gift Guide: The Flagstaff Edition

Teacher Appreciation Gift Guide -A Former Teacher’s Opinion- Teacher Appreciation Day has arrived. As you can imagine over the years I was lucky enough to receive a number of teacher gifts. Some wonderful, some not so much. Not to sound unappreciative at all. Below I have put together some great gift ideas for the teachers […]

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How to Give Yourself a Wonderful Mother’s Day

If you’re like me, sometimes it feels as though everyone else’s needs in the family come first. It’s the reality of parenthood. Obviously, children need us to attend to their wants, needs, and to keep them alive and thriving. In this way, motherhood can leave us feeling both rewarded and wearied at the same time. […]

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

I do not like roses. There, I said it. I also don’t love boxes of chocolate. Or stuffed teddy bears. So here’s a list of some of the things I do like (and would not be mad about receiving) on Valentine’s Day, if I was into that sort of thing. My love languages are acts […]

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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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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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