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November 2015

Sheep, Chickens and Bees. Oh My!

Great Ideas November 30, 2015

It was at least ten years ago that my father said we were no longer exchanging Christmas gifts. He was not being a Grinch. He was saying we have too much already. My Dad wanted us to give gifts to those who were truly in need. Giving to others became our family tradition. Gifting with Purpose has been central to Christmas ever since.

Exotic Hens Are Hard To Find

Women Who Inspire November 18, 2015

It was 1987 when Martha Stewart signed her first contract with Kmart. She had already published 5 books Рwith themes on hospitality, recipes and crafts Рwhich I had read every one.  We now have Pinterest, but 30 years ago all we had was Martha!