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    Christmas at Longwood Gardens

    I hope everyone has gotten a good start to 2017! I was supposed to be back at work today, but on Thursday we found out that the school decided to give us the day off (since the holiday is observed today) so school resumes tomorrow. It’s going to be tough going back to work after so much time off, but having yesterday off was a great gift so hopefully this is a sign of good things to come in the new year! Anyway, although we’re past the holidays now I have one last holiday post for you! Over the summer I shared my afternoon at Longwood Gardens wandering the beautiful gardens.…

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    Hugs for Brady Holiday Light Show

    Christmas may be over but I’m not done posting about it! Hugs for Brady is a non-profit foundation that helps children with cancer. They have a holiday light show going on so I really wanted to go because 1) I love Christmas lights and 2) It’s for a good cause. It took me 2 weeks due to bad weather, being sick, etc., but I finally got there just a few days before Christmas! It was super cold out – my hands felt frozen, but it was pretty. I thought it would be a lot bigger and more elaborate than it actually was. The pictures on the website made it seem that…