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November Gardening Tip

From the garden of Beth DiGioia, TAOLB Resident Gardener   The houseplants that you brought outside have been enjoying their summer vacation, but it’s just about time to bring them in.  Before doing so, check the leaves (especially the undersides) and stems...

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McKinney Artist: Andrea Holmes

Good morning McKinney! Today I want to introduce you to Andrea Holmes, a gem in the McKinney artist community, and someone you have most definitely seen on your strolls around the downtown Square. Though born in Denver, Colorado, Andrea grew up not far from here, in...

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TAOLB Magazine: Holiday 2017

Well, I'm going to admit we surprised ourselves a bit on this one. The 3rd installment of The Art of Living Beautifully digital magazine is ready a day early and we are wasting no time in getting it to your Inbox! When TAOLB team and I had a meeting in late summer,...

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Holiday Cards with CW Designs

Good morning McKinney and happy Monday to you! Today I want to visit about Holiday cards. Has anyone else noticed what an enormous 'ordeal' Christmas cards are these days? Seriously, my family has new professional family portraits taken every. single. year. and then I...

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Salon 205

  There is nothing like the relaxing treat of a manicure and pedicure, and when I pamper myself, the experience would not be complete without the personal connections made at an “old-timey” salon. I am so thankful for Salon 205, commonly likened to Truvy’s Beauty Spot...

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McKinney Art Studio Tour

Good Morning McKinney! I wanted to remind all of you that the McKinney Art Studio Tour is happening this weekend! What is MAST, you ask? Once a year, local artists open up their personal studios for a public glimpse! Although you can begin the tour at any studio, we...

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Our Favorite Favorites: 08.09.17

Our Favorite Favorites: 08.09.17

Hello and is FRIDAY! Can I get a fist bump for this incredible bit of news???!!! Today I bring you Our Favorite Favorites from the past week. If you are new around here, I do this most Fridays and hope you enjoy hearing about what has us excited. PLEASE feel...

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