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Advent Shadowbox 2012: Day 3, Support the World Wildlife Fund

We are avid supporters of the World Wildlife Fund and their work in supporting diverse species and the environments in which they live.  Today, we will support the fund by making a charitable donation. You can also “adopt” a plush animal, if that suits your taste. The Kermode Bear is a new favourite in our […]

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Advent Calendar 2011: A Shadowbox Spectacular

One of my favourite childhood Christmas traditions was my mother’s Advent Chain. On the first day of Advent, a simple chain of interconnected red and green construction paper loops would appear in the kitchen doorway.  Each day, my brother and I would tear a loop off of the bottom of the chain to reveal a new family activity. Among our […]

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