A year after the tragedy of the Sandy Hook shootings, a North Carolina blogger woman continues to blog on Newtown Patch, wishing the community well: Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa in Heaven: and 26 Brighter Stars.
Parents from Newtown reflect on the last year: Natalie's Kitchen - One Year Later.
A little boy grows his hair out for locks of love: The Coolest Boy I Know - Meet Odyn.
If you have several bridesmaid dresses in your closet, you'll want to read this: Debunk the Myth: How to Turn Your Bridesmaid Dress into the Perfect Holiday Dress.
A beautiful holiday photo: Winter in the Stable.
Some environmentally conscious advice for wrapping presents: Clever Ways to Reduce Paper this Holiday Season.
Some age-old advice: Garlic: The Secret Weapon to Fight a Bad Cold.
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