Spidey And Christmas

We love talking about cool toys, especially cool superhero toys for Christmas. Let’s face it, we have two young boys. Our whole life revolves around questions like who would win, Green Lantern or Thor. By the way, Paul says that it is Green Lantern but Bobby disagrees. Ricky abstains because they are two different comic book brands and would never fight. Lee asks for your pity.

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Jesus Is Not The Reason For The Season

So, this is the post that gets us in trouble. Please understand, we do not mean to offend but to clarify. Currently there are a lot of tensions building over a topic that we consider to be asinine and ultimately way off the mark. We are talking about the idea of keeping Christ in Christmas. We are talking about the campaign to boycott retailers who do not acknowledge Merry Christmas and instead use the antiseptic term Happy Holidays. We are talking about a large group of people who have completely lost the true meaning of this time of year to lobby for the Almighty. Here’s a hint, God does not need PR.

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Heart Of Haiti

The holidays are around the corner. Everybody knows someone or many someones who have everything. It is getting harder to shop for them every year. We suggest purchasing a gift that gives back. The Heart of Haiti campaign was created to help Haitian artisans. Aside from the masterful craftsmanship in each piece, you are directly affecting the lives of Haitians. Rebuilding after the horrible earthquake of 2010 has not been easy especially for those who were already lining in poverty. The Heart of Haiti campaign empowers these artists to create and earn enough to help their families.

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All We Need Is Love And Some Cash

When did the word commercial become a bad thing? At what age does commercialism take on a villainy that we need to battle? When my kids use the word commercial it is with a glee that is full of hope and some avarice. It is usually something like ‘I love that commercial’ followed by ‘I want that’. They love commercials and commercialism. Yet somewhere along the line, it becomes some evil monster especially if linked to Christmas.

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