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December 16, 2013

What do you enjoy most, and least, about the holiday season?

I recently invited our Facebook readers to reply to the following question: “What do you enjoy most, and least, about the holiday season?” Here are the replies I received: It’s a long pit stop: you can finally find time for your family, your interests, your God, your beloved ones. – Paolo Pugni (Paolo Pugni) Most: […]

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Holiday Light Displays Website Launched: locate displays or list your own

Holiday Light Displays Website Launched A special message from LocatetheLights.com: Christmas is just around the corner, for those who celebrate. If you have children, chances are you’re already trying to figure out what to give them, based on what’s “hot” or trendy. For many of us, however, the best gifts are the memories made while […]

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January holidays: What will YOU care about? (Writing ideas for you)

I love visiting HolidayInsights.com to learn about the monthly holidays; some of which are a bit silly and goofy. I always have a nice little laugh, though. I also enjoy picking a few of the highlights to feature in blog posts. To view the full list of holidays for January 2012, click here. I’ve taken […]

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Cloves, cardamom, cinnamon : the benefits! (And a recipe for Yogi Tea)

The following post is being re-printed with permission from Human Body Detectives. *You will find the Human Body Detectives books featured in our current 2011 Holiday Guide (with a PERK!). Cloves, cardamom, cinnamon…. perfect for a those cold winter days. By Dr. Heather Manley These are a few of my favorite warming spices. I love […]

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Is this the “season of giving”? I hope not.

I’m not really sure where the idea came from that Christmas is the “season of giving.” I assume that started up by merchants and shops, who were hoping to sell more product. It bothers me, though. It bothers me that people would label any time of year as “the time to give.” I join with […]

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Gift Guide Giveaway List 2011 | Enter now! {ends on December 6, 2011} 20 prizes

PLEASE READ THIS FIRST:  Each year Mommy Perks offers a large array of giveaways alongside our Holiday Guide. Last year I vowed to keep my list at 10 prizes for 2011. Low and behold, as always, we had far more businesses offer to jump in…these generous folks wanted to provide a prize and I didn’t […]

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