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14 Free Ideas for February 14

Valentines Day does not need to be about grand gestures and breaking the bank. One does not need to spend lots of money to show their love for someone. Love is not monetary. Here are 14 ideas for February 14th  that won’t cost a thing! Make your own homemade card. If you have children, get them involved in this too. …

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Valentine's Day

It’s very easy to get swept up in commercialism associated with Valentine’s Day, the overpriced chocolates, the €6.00 square card and what not. It’s also very easy to avoid that. I’ll admit, I was one of those cynical people who saw Valentine’s Day as a Hallmark celebration but do you know something? Time, experiences, circumstances and perspective; all of those …

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Happy Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is a funny one. Whilst it’s wonderful to bask in the attention provided by my children, I do feel sad that my own Mother is no longer here to also enjoy the attention, spend time with us and love the handmade cards that all of her grandchildren would take such delight in gifting her. However, I also know that …

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