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Necklaces “wearable art” with personal meaning

One of the reasons people love to make their own Christmas presents is for the personal touch. The “wearable art” necklaces by artist Martinez Joy Broom take the idea of ​​giving meaningful gifts in an interesting direction. Her necklaces are made from sturdy round paper strings that are decorated on either side with the maker’s […]

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The motto “Champions Start Small” has a deep personal meaning for Meagan Duhamel

Meagan Duhamel noticed a small sign near a family room door as she stayed with her baby daughter in a neonatal intensive care unit last fall. It read: “Champions Start Small” – the motto of the Sandra Schmirler Foundation – and the message stuck to the retired figure skater, who, like the late Schmirler, had […]

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The SuperValu Christmas commercial had personal meaning for the Cork boy who performed there

An eight-year-old boy from Cork stole the heart of the nation for his performance in SuperValu’s moving Christmas commercial. Cian Kearney, from Douglas, stars as a young boy called Conor who is getting ready for Christmas amid Covid-19 lockdown restrictions. Talk to Echo Cian’s father, Ger, explained that the story of the ad, which was […]