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Magical Moments


    

I hope everyone is getting a chance to partake in the light festivals displayed in our neighborhoods or cities. Our neighborhood has gone crazy with lights and decorations.  It is a site to behold and the spirit of the holiday is upon us. 

Yesterday, I walked during the day with several friends, wearing masks, in Bellevue, Washington, admiring the twinkling lights, and red drummer boy statutes displayed on the street.  We chatted the entire time. During the holidays at night the street turns into Snowflake Lane with colored lights, music and falling snow.  Before Covid there was a spectacular parade. Of course, in 2020, the performers and floats are not there.  Nothing can stop the holiday display.  The show must go on.  You can watch from your car or be distanced from others on the street. 

With the holiday, the festivities, the lights, outdoor walks, the temperatures have dropped.  We need to bundle up when outdoors.  Upon entering Nordstrom, we found the perfect gloves to warm our hands during the brisk days of winter. 


Winter Wonderland Walks


"It's the most wonderful time of the year." 


The desire for a pair of gloves that are waterproof, chic and can be worn in all elements.   We found that UR All Weather Heat Touchscreen Compatible Gloves, were the perfect answer.  They are water and wind resistant and contain two single use hand warmers.  You can easily access your cell phone too.   The fit was a little tight though I would stick with your size.   You do not want the gloves to be too big. 


Everyday Glamour & Warmth



    


"Have yourself and Merry little Christmas." 


Every woman needs a well-made and high-quality pair of leather gloves that are cashmere lined.  These numbers from Nordstrom fit the bill and are tech friendly.  What more could you want this holiday season to keep your hands cozy warm and stylish. 







"For it is in giving that we receive."  St. Francis of Assisi


Happy Giving! 

Until Next Time,

Kim



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