Showing posts from November, 2011

Support Your Local Community This Holiday Season

I received this email from my future Mother-In-Law and I couldn't agree more. I have said it before that since moving to my new town, I am all for spending our money in town and locally. Please read on... Birth of a New Tradition for Christmas 2011 As the holidays approach, the giant Asian factories are kicking into high gear to provide Americans with monstrous piles of cheaply produced goods - merchandise that has been produced at the expense of American labor. This year will be different. This year Americans should give the gift of genuine concern for other Americans. There is no longer an excuse that, at gift-giving time, nothing can be found that is produced by American hands. Yes there is! It's time to think outside the box, people. Who says a gift needs to fit in a shirt box, wrapped in Chinese produced wrapping paper? Everyone - yes EVERYONE gets their hair cut. How about gift certificates from your local American hair salon, or barber? Gym or yoga club memb