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High tea at the Langham Hotel

I love giving people experiences as Christmas gifts, and this year I decided to take my mom to high tea at the Langham Hotel in downtown Chicago for an early Christmas present. Yesterday afternoon my mom and I enjoyed wonderful tea, … Continue reading

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My holiday bucket list

I love the holiday season. I love the entire build-up to Christmas with all of the things to do and see and experience. I feel like there are endless activities to enjoy! And now that I have my own little family, … Continue reading

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Holiday wrap-up (no pun intended).

I guess there was a whole-lot we did this holiday season, and just so you’re not left in great suspense about what I spent my time-off (well, Tim’s time-off) doing, I’ll give you a few highlights: Holiday Season Highlights: Ice … Continue reading

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I need to know your family (holiday) traditions so I can pass them off as my own.

I was at my mom’s house the past few days, and we were discussing holiday plans. You know, the typical ‘when are you coming over here vs Tim’s family’s place’ etc etc.  Then we started talking about decorating. Presents. Wish … Continue reading

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Don’t mind me… I’m just trying to squeeze in a holiday post before I’m behind on the NEXT holiday post.

I realize that I’m probably supposed to be preparing for 2014 on this blog by recapping 2013 or talking about resolutions or things like that… but I think you all know I’m a bit of a huge procrastinator, so I’m going … Continue reading

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