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How to Make Handmade Gifts with Cricut

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This time of year is all about holiday crafting and gifts, whether we like it or not. I choose to like it! In fact, I love it. I like making handmade gifts or adding personal touches to all my gift giving. Cricut has made gift giving and personalization a breeze! I've been using Cricut since 2016 and I am hooked. I use my Cricut nearly daily. I have the Explore Air 2, the Cricut Maker and Cricut Joy. I love them all for different reasons. If I had to just buy one, it would hands-down be the Maker. The Maker...

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Give the Best White Elephant and Secret Santa Gifts for Under $20

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Every December, whether it’s with your co-workers, friends or family, there’s always that Secret Santa gift that’s the envy of everyone. On the flip side, there’s the White Elephant gift that no one tries to steal. When you’re shopping for your own Secret Santa or White Elephant swap, you know which extreme you want to be on! That’s why we’ve rounded up the best Secret Santa gifts that all ring in under $20. Even though $20 gifts are the standard for Secret Santa or white elephant parties, they can be very tricky to get right. For those just entering the...

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968 Handmade Holiday Gift Ideas!

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Handmade gifts are my favorite. I love the thought and time that goes into making each one. It changes the focus of the holidays from "what will I get for Christmas?" to "I'm so excited for you to see what I got you!"  It makes the best shift and I've seen it in my own children every year since they were little. Make the holidays magic and bright by making handmade gifts for the holidays.  The biggest thing about handmade gift giving, you need to get a jump on it! This is the time to start making gifts so you...

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Typically, I spend Mother’s Day with my mom

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My sister is a mom of three and has her own day to celebrate. Not being a mom, spending the day with my mom makes the most sense. This year, we had plans to see Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf starring Laurie Metcalfe on Broadway. We started this tradition last year after we saw her perform in Hillary and Clinton. When the performance ended, we just stared at each other, without words, by how phenomenal Laurie Metcalf is on stage. View this post on Instagram After you experience Laurie Metcalf perform on stage you think, “Okay, if I died tomorrow...

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas That Help Support Texas Businesses

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Some Gift Ideas that are Great for Mom, but that also Help Support Local Texas Businesses With Mother’s Day quickly approaching here are some gift ideas that are great for Mom, but that also help support local Texas businesses as they try to operate during these hard times. See below for a selection of items that are either available to ship statewide or pickup in select cities. Historic Pearl Shops at the Pearl District in San Antonio are offering a variety of gifts and specials for Mom. A selection of the gifts from the one-of-a-kind retailers at the Pearl will...

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