Day 12 Giveaway- Merry Christmas!

Congratulations to the winner from yesterday: Lori Holstein Many people travel at Christmas. Are you traveling this year or staying home? Do you have any special traditions you do? We always go to my mom’s on Christmas Eve after our candlelight service at church. We play games, have an ugly…

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Day 9 – Last-Minute Items

Congratulations to the winner from Day 8: Laurie Chen There are two more days left to get ready for Christmas!! Many of us will be wrapping, prepping, planning and gathering everything we need to be ready in time. It is such a busy time, especially for women. But ready or not…

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Day 8 Giveaway- Christmas Carol’s

Congratulations to our Day 7 winner: Sonja Marich It is almost time to celebrate Christmas!! Are you ready? Tonight in my neighborhood they are going caroling. Such a great old tradition that helps shape communities and build relationships and memories. And that is what the season is for. To give,…

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Day 7 Giveaway – Sometimes you have to pause in the preparations!

Congratulations to our Day 6 winner: Antoinette Toni Green who will receive a $10 Starbucks gift card! The holiday season often brings unwelcome guests — stress and anxiety! The holidays bring a new set of demands — shopping, baking, and cleaning. Preparing for the holidays and entertaining can drain us…

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Day 6 Giveaway- Sometimes You Just have to Laugh!

Congratulations to the winner from Day 5 of the 12 Days of Christmas: Chany Breen It’s a widespread problem. Nearly a quarter of Americans reported feeling “extreme stress” come holiday time, according to a poll by the American Psychological Association. Holiday stress statistics show that up to 69 percent of…

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Day 5 Giveaway- Gratitude

Congratulations to the winner from Day 4 of the 12 Days of Christmas: Gwendolyn Quitberg This past weekend I flew to Wichita, Ks to watch my one and only niece graduate from College and Nursing School. It was quite the journey of four years, two moves, and getting married in…

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Day 4 Giveaway! Christmas Comfort Food

Congratulations to the winner from Day 3 of the 12 Days of Christmas: Tammy Vilamarim Christmas can be the most wonderful time of the year. But it isn’t always and many times we lose someone we love close to the season or it is the year of firsts without your…

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Day 3 Giveaway- Mini Detoxing

Congratulations to the winner from Day 2 of the 12 Days of Christmas: Pamela Holmes Holiday weight gain is very common between Thanksgiving and Christmas. There are a few studies that suggest it can be upwards of 5-7 lbs. This is probably why losing weight is the #1 New Years’ resolution…

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Day 2 Giveaway – Making Spirits Bright

Make the season about giving to others. Today’s contest is sharing your helping others story! Making Spirits Bright is our goal this season.

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