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Something Better Than A Resolution

Some New Year’s Eves come along and I make a resolution. Sometimes I follow through, and other times I forget what I resolved to do by February. It’s never been an important time of renewal for me. I find that September is that time for me; the new school year, Rosh Hashanah ( the Jewish new year) and Yom Kippur (the Jewish day of atonement) prompt me to look within and refocus my resolve to attain my goals or make changes in my life.  Actually, I try to do it on a regular basis.  Read More

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Dear Santa… Can You Put Me In A Box Too?

It’s the day after Christmas and all through the house is… the aftermath of a wonderful and blissful holiday season, right? You might just want to say, “cue circus music.” Where are those elves when you need them to deconstruct and store the holiday décor?

Well, put on your Santa hat, click on Pandora or Spotify and get those tunes going, and grab a glass of leftover eggnog with a shot of your favorite “get me going” liquor so you can get started on organizing and storing all the holiday décor.

Let’s get down to business!

A great way to get started with organizing all of your holiday décor is to simply sort them into categories. You will want to create a space on the floor or on the dining table to use as a workspace for indoor décor and you can use a space in your garage to separate and categorize outdoor décor. Read More

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Every year in October, I start making my Christmas shopping list. Every year I vow that I will get my shopping done early. Every year . . . . .I don’t. Usually, I spend so much time focusing on the “big gifts,” that I completely neglect the stocking stuffers until they become the very last things I purchase. I end up making a mad dash through the store on one the last days the kids are in school before Christmas break and not putting a whole lot of thought into what I’m buying.

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Most Popular Christmas Toys of 2013

Can you believe that Christmas 2013 is less than two weeks away? (9 days, to be exact).  Last year, I wrote a post about the year’s most popular Christmas toys. It was helpful for me and, hopefully, for my readers as well. So, I decided to make another list this year of, what are predicted to be, the most popular Christmas toys of 2013. Are any of these toys on your kid’s Christmas list? Maybe they are on your Christmas list! Read More

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The perfect dress will make you shine at your holiday parties! Here are a few we absolutely adore. Do you have a favorite “go-to” holiday dress? Post a photo in the comments!

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Tis the season to go shopping, falalalalalalalala! Whether you’re braving the malls or just shopping in the cozy confines of your home, or office (don’t worry, I won’t tell!), you might be lacking for inspiration. Look no further…

Here’s the Carpool Goddess 2013 Holiday Gift Guide: Hostess Gifts & Stocking Stuffers for all the people in your life. Spread the love around and start shopping!

Here are some fun hostess gifts and stocking stuffers.

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