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Thanksgiving Week Plans: An Update

The change in seasons couldn’t have come at a worse time for me.  The 3:45PM sunset is really killing my mental health.  Add to that the fact that I’m starting at a new firm next week, continuing through the IVF process, and just needing a damn rest, I’ve made the decision to take this week off.  I had planned to take the week between Christmas …

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<$30 Gifts: Pretty Necklaces

Dainty necklaces are a good gift because you can wear them solo or you can layer them.  I received the tiniest locket as a gift a few years ago, and while I don’t wear it often, I always think of the person who gave it to me when I do.  Here are a couple that caught my eye.

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<$30 Gifts: The Best Lotion

During last summer’s protests, several retailers and influencers started highlighting Black-owned brands.  That was how I found the body butter that saves my dry skin from becoming itchy and flaky every winter.  If you need a stocking stuffer, or a gift for someone who has everything, this is one that I get positive text messages about a week later.

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