Countdown to Christmas | Be Ready

7 ways to be prepared for Christmas Countdown to Christmas | Be Ready

The countdown to Christmas is ON! It’s hard to believe that the big day is just a few months away. It never seems to fail.  I have these grand plans for Christmas and the holidays. Yet, somehow, I find myself bringing store made cookies to the Cookie Exchange and buying gifts on December 24th.  Ask me about the year everyone on my list got gumball machines.

With how busy we get during the holiday season, that time will go by in a blur. Here are some tips to help get ready for Christmas.

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Corny Easter Jokes for Kids + Giveaway

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I love a good joke.  I especially like a good corny joke.  After the week I’ve had, I sure could use a laugh.  I’m sure some other could too.   Sooo…I’m gonna share some fun and corny Easter jokes and other funnies with ya.

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Q: Why did the Easter egg hide?
A: He was a little chicken!


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Valentine’s Day with Kay Jewelers

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Valentine’s Day is right around the corner.  This tends to be one of those occasions that couples go out for, even if they’re usually homebodies.  Kay Jewelers, along with celebrity stylist Tara Swennen, has put together some fabulous style tips to get you in the spirit.

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How to Say Happy New Years in 150 Different Languages

One of the great things about the world wide web is that it connects you with people from around the world!  No matter  where you’re from, or what language you speak, there’s an event that everyone celebrates.   That event is the New Year.  Greet your friends in their native language, or just wish people you know “Happy New Years” in a new language!

say happy new year in 150 languages How to Say Happy New Years in 150 Different Languages

AFRIKAANS        gelukkige nuwejaar / voorspoedige nuwejaar

AKPOSSO            ilufio ètussé

ALBANIAN          Gëzuar vitin e ri

ALSATIAN            e glëckliches nëies / güets nëies johr

ARABIC                 (aam saiid) / sana saiida

ARMENIAN         shnorhavor nor tari

ATIKAMEKW      amokitanone

AZERI                    yeni iliniz mübarək

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Funny and Inspiring Thanksgiving Quotes

Thanksgiving is upon us once again. Here are some quotes that will make you reflect on the holiday, inspire you, or perhaps, even make you smile! Enjoy!

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Vintage Easter Images

As most of you know, I love vintage images.  I have a huge collection of them, and I enjoy sharing.  Anyway, since Easter is sneaking up on us this year, I thought I'd share some of my vintage Easter images with you.  Some are hi-res, some are not.  As always, you *should* be able to right click them and save.  If you're so inclined.  And if you like them, why not share?  Give the post a pin or a tweet! 


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St Patrick’s Day Quotes

St Patrick's Day is coming up, and I thought that I'd share some fantastic St Patrick's Day quotes, as well as traditional Irish toasts and blessings.  Enjoy!


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Let’s Fight Holiday Fat

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One of the biggest New Year’s resolutions is to lose weight.  I’ve made that very resolution myself a time or 20.  One of the better resolutions is to be healthy.  Alli can help you with this resolution. 

If you haven’t paid a visit to Alli’s Let’s Fight Holiday Fat website lately, you really should consider it.  Especially if you’re trying to get healthier.  Once you get to the Let’s Fight Fat website, you can register to gain access to all types of great tools and fitness plans. 

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