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The lady behind it all

Janean, the lady behind this fun and crazy adventure called Just Joy! Just Joy was my mom's idea and dream. A dream she has had for a long time. A dream she has worked on for years and is now making it come true.Let me tell you a little about my mom. She is an angel. She is soft spoken, kind, loving, dedicated, creative and driven. She has stood with and supported my dad (@dantoonemetalsculpture) in his artistic goals and dreams and it has been so fun to see her get her chance to express her artistic self and create amazing home decor that we get to share with you! All if the items above are her designs and she...

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Wait! Stop! I have to tell myself this more and more.  This ride called life keeps speeding up!  And it kicks into overdrive with the holidays.  My kids are growing up TOO fast and I don't want to miss it.  I don't want to miss the rest of life as well.  (And I don't want my kids to think that when you are a grown up holidays are just one big grumpy stress.)   So I'm sharing my reminder with you.   Pause as the crazy month starts.  Breath for a second and ask yourself a couple of questions.  Am I running like a chicken with it's head cut off? Am I enjoying this special holiday month or am I...

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