Holiday

JNR Spotlight: Labor Day

JNR Spotlight: Labor Day

As we look forward to a day off next Monday for Labor Day, it is important to recognize and celebrate the contributions and dedication of the American work force. Men and women all over the country work tirelessly in their individual jobs that sustain the overall well-being of the country and the nation’s economy. While […]

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The True Meaning of Thanksgiving

The True Meaning of Thanksgiving

I love the Fall, the cooler weather, the vibrant colors and Thanksgiving, being grateful for our blessings, no presents, no expectations – just getting together with family and friends, gathering around a picturesque table, partaking in a splendid meal and feeling safe while sharing pleasant and personal conversation. Thanksgiving is a day for caring, as […]

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To Shop or Not To Shop

To Shop or Not To Shop

Originally, and for hundreds of years, Thanksgiving was a day of celebration, of being thankful for our blessings and sharing with those we love. Then, Thanksgiving became less traditional meaning turkey, family, football and a day off work. Now, with “Black Friday”— and sometimes even “Black Thursday” — millions of American households consider Thanksgiving as […]

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JNR Holiday Boutique

JNR Holiday Boutique

We all strive to find that perfect work/life balance, the yin and the yang that keeps us sane.  Too often that state of equilibrium is tossed aside as we approach the holiday season where we are met with seemingly endless commitments, deadlines, budget balancing, gift giving, family meals, celebrations and anything else we can cram […]

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JNR Spotlight: Labor Day

JNR Spotlight: Labor Day

Oh no, the first Monday in September is coming – Labor Day — the end of summer.  The parties, parades, picnics, barbecues, fireworks and events are sure to be fun but think about the children who have to face the back-to-school anxiety. When the kids protest, don’t tell them about “back in your day…” teach […]

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