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Jivana Holistic Spa Giveaway- CLOSED

Just say Ahhhhhhhh!!!! BVTMB is delighted to announce that Jivana Holistic Spa, of Downtown Burlington, is partnering with us in our giveaway month. Jivana offers unique spa therapies for detoxification and rejuvenation in a “green spa” environment. Their ancient and and classic European spa treatments are designed to balance and cleanse the body while providing […]

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Rope Basket Tutorial

I am broke.  Well, not totally, but broke enough not to be able to afford to buy 20 family members gifts for Christmas. This year I am taking my cue from a good friend who MADE ALL HER CHRISTMAS PRESENTS LAST YEAR.  I guess I’m kind of crafty in a pin-beautiful-handmade-gifts-on-pinterest-but-they-don’t-usually-turn-out-as-good sort of way.  But […]

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Otis and Bean Giveaway- CLOSED

Whatever happened to the handwritten note? It seems that with growing technology, the additional effort of writing, addressing, and mailing a letter is a thing of the past. For some this simple act of kindness seems archaic, but if you’re like me, and I know some of you out there are, you always go to […]

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Living My Dream

When I am writing I like to pretend that I’m having a conversation with a good friend.  I’m not sure if that is an excuse for bad grammar but I like to say that it’s because it helps me just be myself. See? That sentence is totally unacceptable by writer’s terms but we are just […]

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Where Giveaway- CLOSED

“Where did you get that incredible vintage shirt?” “From Where!” “Yeah, I asked you where did you get that shirt?” “From Where!” I can hear it now, playing out like Abbott and Costello’s famous “Who’s on First” routine. But Where Clothes are anything but routine. Rather they are classic and unique. How so? Let me […]

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Coffeeshop Inspiration

A New Method

To really know me,  you should understand that writing is at my core.  I’ve always done it, beginning at age five when I discovered how much I adored writing poetry. I’d effortlessly wax about things like God, love and death in bold blue pen and then cover my poems with tracing paper, gliding over the words […]

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Last Weeks Winners!

Here are last weeks winners of our fab giveaways!   North Photography- Sara Murray jjustjjill jewelry- Erin Rocheleau Junie Babie Designs- Deb Max and Ozzies- Carey Kolomaznik My Little Cupcake- Kiesha Richardson Phoenix Books- Stephanie Young   Congrats ladies! Please contact us at [email protected] to receive your prize no later than Wednesday by midnight. Otherwise, […]

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A Good Gift

I want to tell you a story about receiving a gift worth more than anything I could ever afford or repay.  I will never own it, though it was given to me, and I suspect it will bring as much pain at times as it does joy.  I choose this story as a way to […]

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