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gifts that start traditions


About two years ago, I had some slides my parents took in the 70s put into a digital format. On special occasions like birthdays and...

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Asma Hasan
Aug 22, 2017

Winning my Tummy Over

A fully stocked fridge and a new tradition
When I first started dating my boyfriend, I was working really long hours at a demanding job. I often wouldn't have time for...

Joan Jones
Jun 15, 2017

Mother's Day Gift of Giving

A mother-daughter volunteering day
For Mother's Day this year, I am going up to the suburbs to spend time with my mom. Along with my cousin and her mom (my Aunt), we...

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Kara Scanlin
May 04, 2017

Mother's Day Tea

Tea time with Mom
My good friend is a pastry chef and every year they host a Mother's Day tea. We get to dress up and be a little fancy. The food is...

Jessica Wynne
May 04, 2017

Paella pan with a cooking lesson

A family recipe & the pan to cook it in
One day, my mother gave me the gift of a family recipe.  We had planned on spending the evening with the family at my house and...

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Jeffrey Lipp
Mar 31, 2017
My close friend is a big soccer fan - he played the sport, watched it religiously and even competed in soccer fantasy leagues. For...

Raadhika Nair
Mar 21, 2017

Graduation Baubles

A charm bracelet with charms for each of our friends
For High School graduation my group of friends decided to give each other a gift that we could always keep.  We all went to a...

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Anonymous Penguin
Mar 09, 2017