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Diy Best Yankee Swap Gifts 2016

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If you’re looking for something fun, practical, or even a little rebellious for the fabulous working women in your life this holiday season, Ellevate Network’s 2018 . hair clip and jewels Gift Exchange, Hair Clips, Hair Rods, Barrette, Hair . Makes a wonderful Mother’s Day, Teacher Appreciation or Housewarming gift idea. Secret Santa gifts are a great way to celebrate gift giving this season without breaking the bank. Plan your gift exchange with great ideas from Gifts.com. 7 thg 11, 2018 – Oprah’s 2018 Favorite Things is here, and she has carefully curated gift ideas that literally every person on your...

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I’m sitting at my desk working on my second cup of coffee after a very early start to the morning

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I woke up at 3a and tried so hard to go back to sleep until finally throwing in the towel and getting up at 5:30a. I read for a while and finished the book I was reading, Summer of ’69. This usually does the trick to put me back to sleep but not today. Oh well. I got up, made coffee and did a 20-minute yoga nidra practice. It seemed like the best choice for my morning meditation since it offers deep relaxation. I definitely felt more rested and relaxed afterwards. Also, Rod Stryker’s voice is one of my favorites...

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Happy fall, y’all

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I am totally embracing the slight chill in the air, after last week’s 86 degrees. I have a Halloween tablecloth on my table. There are Halloween towels hanging on the bar of the oven. And best of all, I have started to cook all my favorite colder weather comfort food.  First up, Bacon-Scallion Mashed Potatoes. They remind me of the loaded potatoes you get at Applebees, but are so easy I actually prefer to stay home.  You start with 3 lbs of golden potatoes, cut into quarters and 6 minced garlic cloves in a pot. Cover them in water, and...

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Everything about Brazil is big

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Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival is big. São Paulo’s skyline is big. The swimwear might be microscopic, but the golden beaches are big. The towering Iguaçu Falls, the iconic Maracanã football stadium, the epic wetlands of the Pantanal, the flavours in a steaming bowl of feijoada, the sand dunes sweeping Lençóis Maranhenses, the candy colours that plaster Salvador’s colonial-era streets, the sheer size of the Amazon, the length of the marathon bus trips between cities… all big. This giant country covers half the South American continent and gives travellers a to-do list that’s almost as massive. No idea where to start?...

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Everything about Brazil is big

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Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival is big. São Paulo’s skyline is big. The swimwear might be microscopic, but the golden beaches are big. The towering Iguaçu Falls, the iconic Maracanã football stadium, the epic wetlands of the Pantanal, the flavours in a steaming bowl of feijoada, the sand dunes sweeping Lençóis Maranhenses, the candy colours that plaster Salvador’s colonial-era streets, the sheer size of the Amazon, the length of the marathon bus trips between cities… all big. This giant country covers half the South American continent and gives travellers a to-do list that’s almost as massive. No idea where to start?...

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