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How to Be a Light This Christmas

The following post is from Amanda of OhAmanda.com and Impress Your Kids: As I sat down to write this Christmas-themed post, I read the news about the school shooting in Connecticut. It's only been a few hours since it began and people everywhere are grieving. In such a happy, magical time of year, there is…

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Giving Tuesday offer: FREE Mrs. Meyer’s dish soap for you + $15 for World Vision!

Y'all. I really could not be more excited to share this offer with you today. Remember I told you about ePantry a few weeks ago? At that time, they offered a $10 coupon plus a FREE bottle of Mrs. Meyer's Multi-Surface Cleaner for Life Your Way readers. And, as I said, our family also received $10…

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Hot cocoa stand for charity {101 Days of Christmas}

The other day we got a letter from our sponsored child in India, and it included a little pamphlet about the World Vision Gift Catalog. The girls immediately began to read about giving ducks and goats and chickens and cows to families around the world and, without any prompting from me, started hatching a plan. They…

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Join Me at the #1MillionMeals Twitter Party to Help Fight Child Hunger!

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Did you know that during the school year, more than 21 million kids in our country rely on free and reduced-price school lunches to keep their tummies full? The thought of a child going without food breaks my heart, and while we often focus on the problem of hunger internationally, it's easy to ignore the…

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Walmart's 12 Days of Giving and YOUR Local Community

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Walmart for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. This holiday season, Walmart is giving away $1.5 million in grants to local charities in order to make a measurable impact in local communities by providing basic items like food, diapers and formula and cold-weather clothing…

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101 Days of Christmas: Gift Giving Traditions

The following post is from Jennifer, a lifelong educator: It’s completely normal for children to be egocentric when they're born, but they aren’t supposed to stay that way.  It’s our job as parents to help them cross the bridge from selfishness to generosity.  The gift-giving traditions you embrace at Christmas can help move your kids…

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101 Days of Christmas: Printable Appreciation Tags

Every year I intend to give gifts to our delivery drivers, mail lady and trash collectors...and every year it gets pushed to the side in the busyness of the season. This year, I was determined to make it happen. Between reviews and giveaways and our own online gift shopping, the delivery people have been working…

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