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A Family Jewelry Tradition

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That’s me and my grandfather. He passed away when I was five, but I know him because of my mom’s stories. And the jewelry he gave her. He always made it a point to buy my mom and her sisters a special piece of jewelry from time to time. Times were tough in those days, but […]

Perfect Love

We love because he first loved us. — 1 John 4:19

Free Ebooks for a Happy Valentine

There is no shortage of free resources to get your creative juices flowing as you consider Valentine’s Day and how to celebrate with your peeps. Check out these free ebooks: :: Chocolate Treats from Lynn’s Kitchen Adventures – 17 easy recipes featuring chocolate! :: Mr Food Valentine E-Cookbook – contains 30 Valentine’s drink and dessert recipes […]

Valentines to Bake and Freeze Ahead of Time

With Valentine’s Day approaching, now is a great time to bake up a few cookies, stir up some fudge and stash it in the freezer for later this month. You can do the bulk of the work now and package it real purty later. You’ll be a rock star when your kids wake up to […]

Easy Valentine Chocolate Bar Treat

Who doesn’t love chocolate? With some scrapbook paper, a mess of candy bars, and some labels, you can create some pretty sweet Valentines. Check out this tutorial for custom-wrapped candy bars. And while we’re on the subject… What’s your favorite candy bar? Mine is the Heath Bar.

Fun & Creative Way to Give a Gift of Money

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A Chocolate Box of Money! Follow this easy tutorial for giving a money gift creatively. This post contains one or more Amazon affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in advertising fees. Thanks for your support. I really appreciate it. For Christmas my aunt sent me one […]

Free Printable Valentine Coupons

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Looking for a fun, but inexpensive gift to give to your hubby and kids this Valentine’s Day? How about a packet of coupons customized for fun little treats throughout the month of February? Like the printable Christmas tags I put together in December, these coupons have an autofill feature. The blue highlighted spots indicate a […]

Planning Ahead for Valentines Day

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photo source: d sharon pruitt Yes, I know it’s already time for another “holiday.” And while we don’t really need to do much for Valentine’s Day, I still think it’s fun to make the day a little special. Over the next few weeks I’ll be sharing some very fun recipes and DIY projects, so keep […]