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Pumpkin carving and decorating tips

Posted by Cheryl Pastor on October 28, 2017 Pumpkin Carving

It’s  time to buy your pumpkins for carving or decorating.  At a loss for ideas this year?  Continue reading to…

Afraid of Losing That Special Item?

Posted by Cheryl Pastor on February 10, 2017 Special items

Receive that special (had to have item!) or buy an expensive item? Not sure how many people actually sit down…

The Live vs. Artificial Tree Debate

Posted by Cheryl Pastor on December 5, 2016 Live Tree

The Christmas tree conundrum: real or fake? The kind of tree that adorns a person’s home during the holidays can…

Top 10 Ways to Honor a Veteran on Veterans Day

Posted by Cheryl Pastor on November 7, 2016

Americans celebrate Memorial Day in the spring and Veterans Day in the fall. While it can be easy to confuse…

How did Black Friday get it’s name?

Posted by Cheryl Pastor on November 22, 2015 Black Friday

Black Friday, which has since been co-opted by major retailers, had an entirely different meaning in 1951. It was originally…

Love is in the Air

Posted by Cheryl Pastor on February 12, 2015 Love

Every year on February 14th Americans are showering their loved ones with candy and flowers. Kids are giving hand written…

4th of July – Deadliest American Holiday

Posted by Cheryl Pastor on July 4, 2014 American Flag

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the Fourth of July has repeated ranked as the deadliest holiday of…

Did You Know Betsy Ross

Posted by Cheryl Pastor on June 13, 2014 American Flag History

Every American Citizen has been told the story in school of Betsy Ross and the making of the first American…

Making (and Breaking) New Year’s Resolutions

Posted by Cheryl Pastor on December 27, 2013

It’s about that time! Time to make (and BREAK) those New Year’s Resolutions for 2014. According to USA.gov, the top…

Smell of Turkey and Pumpkin Pie…a Few of My Favorite Things

Posted by Cheryl Pastor on November 26, 2013

When I think of Thanksgiving, I think of gratitude, family, friends, Macy’s parade, football, and, of course, FOOD! Food has…

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