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What does New Year's mean to you?  

For many it's a fresh start - a brand new year and a brand new set of priorities.  We make resolutions and promises to ourselves - this year I'll spend more time getting healthy, I'll take time with family and friends, I'll learn something new each day, I'll take a stress management class and learn how to meditate...you get the idea.  

For others it just means more of the same - just a new calendar on the wall and a new date to remember to write on your checks.

Once again our friends at Brooks Brothers invited us to participate in their annual Christmas fundraising event for St.

I have to admit to a little blog post crush/envy! 

A look back at some of our favorite holiday crafts, decor and treats.  I hope these inspire you to create your own handmade holiday memories.

When Jess over at Jen Reviews sent me her link to this adorable handmade snowman I was transported back to my Grammy's living room.  When I was a child my mom, grammy and 10 of their friends would host a weekly quilter's corner.  It was a chance for all the ladies to get together to chat, snack, and create quilts.  Each month they would focus on one member's quilt.  That member would choose the pattern, the fabrics, and overall design.  Each of the