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Welcome!  Neighbors and Newcomers.  We are glad to have you as a member of our organization.  On this page, you can read articles that talk about our organization, life in the USA, international traditions and much more!

As always, if you have any ideas or suggestions for articles, or if you like to write an article about your culture/country, please feel free to email us.

Your International Neighbors Newsletter Team

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I Have a Dream (or at least a Mini-Dream)

By Phyllis I’ve been giving this topic a lot of thought since Shirley announced it as the theme of the January newsletter. I’ve come to the conclusion that at this stage in my life, I don’t have any dreams. To me, a dream is something you want badly and have a level...

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Winter is Here and the Heat is On!

By Martha B. As the winter season has begun, with its drastically dropping temperatures, our heating systems are now running full tilt. While that makes us feel “warm and cozy,” the downside is that our houses may have become significantly drier. While the ideal...

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How Coca Cola Santa Hijacked Xmas

By Marja Santa Claus has become the protagonist of the contemporary Christmas scene. One only needs to take a look at any commercial advertising regarding shopping, festive events or holiday travelling. The portly, white-bearded grandpa in red clothes is smiling in...

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