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Keeping in touch: A surprise visit

We got an early holiday gift today!  Frosted cookies shaped like snowmen, nope … bottle of champagne, nope … something even better!  We got a visit from one of our all-time favorite housekeepers, Ms. Maria Gallardo.   Maria popped in for a visit because she wanted to let us know just how happy she is […]

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1. A Cup Of Jo – Much more than a mommy blog, author Joanna Goddard is a magazine writer turned blogger living with her two children in NYC. Joanna writes about motherhood as well as fashion, design, and travel. We especially love her holiday gift guides and Motherhood Mondays, which feature honest depictions of motherhood from women around the country. […]

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Turkey day or Tofurkey day? 5 ways to make it delicious AND allergy friendly

Thanksgiving without turkey is becoming more popular as a result of medically imposed dietary restrictions, allergies, and ever changing food trends. Even if you eat it, chances are someone attending your meal does not. After all, no one says you HAVE to serve turkey on Thanksgiving. Here’s our top 5 allergy friendly dishes for family members or guests who are vegetarian, vegan, […]

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