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Thanksgiving is just around the corner

I think today was the first day I realized, I mean actually realized, that Christmas is fast approaching.

With my daughter not home for Thanksgiving or Christmas this year, I guess my motivation is just not gearing up for merriment.

In our team meeting, we were discussing absences and low and behold, I realized that I was off next week to go to my mom's house.....for Thanksgiving.

I couldn't believe it. Already.

I think it's time to build my list of presents to make or aquire or I won't make it in time.

Yikes.

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Robin said…
The holidays are fast approaching and I am having a block about what to make for x-mas cards this year. Yikes!!!!
Unknown said…
No Way!

Have you looked at SplitCoastStampers? There are lots of ideas in the gallery!

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