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How BIC® Saved Christmas (& Why I Stole Felicity’s Markers)

This post brought to you by BIC®. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Team What The Flicka. The holidays have been stressing me out. I hadn’t felt inspired to make anything crafty. My evites were piling up...Read More
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