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Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time of gratitude, an occasion to celebrate appreciation for family and friends, served up with turkey, dressing, pumpkin pie and football games. Thanksgiving is known to get a little hectic at times, and this year there is an added stressor.

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The demise of dinner and rise of rudeness

Before Martha Stewart, there was Amy Vanderbilt. She wrote “Amy Vanderbilt’s Complete Book of Etiquette,” a comprehensive and wide-ranging guide to gracious living, containing practical advice for every occasion, ensuring that all social interactions would be handled with grace and confidence.

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Why I love Collins Home

Did you read our last article? If so, I’m the Keslynn mentioned. Christina was gracious enough to let me write this week’s article and tell you a bit more about my time at Collins Home and why I love it so much.

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False perceptions

We all know a “Julie” from our high school days. She sat behind me in freshman algebra, and later we shared a history class, and then, was it biology in our senior year?

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