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Happy Boxing Day!!!
 
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This feels a bit like wishing you guys a Happy Black Friday- but- thanks Carla!

I am scouring the sales, and might pick up something for this spring's planned camping trip. Too bad seed companies don't seem to have Boxing day sales.

So yeah- happy boxing day fellow Canadians! May your purchases be necessary, affordable, and in stock online.

Better yet, may this be a day you can stay home, escape the masses, and finish digesting your Christmas meal of choice :)
 
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Lol! I just know that some of our Canadian friends tend to approach it much like a holiday, so there ya go! Lol!
 
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Hey, thanks Carla!

Growing up, Boxing Day was spent visiting grandparents and aunts/uncles from one side of the family. As a kid, it was a second Christmas Day. Delicacies, family discussions, another little gift or two, hanging out with cousins, tobogganing down the big hill, and somebody else's toybox to rummage through. A perfect, happy day.

I was never one to chase Boxing Day sales, and long ago they morphed into Boxing Week sales anyway.

 
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Carla Burke wrote:Lol! I just know that some of our Canadian friends tend to approach it much like a holiday, so there ya go! Lol!



yeh, most of the shops were closed and the ones that weren't had huge queues outside.  Even the pharmacy was closed :(

It felt like a holiday here.  
 
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