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Supporting Local Kids – Big Brothers Big Sisters

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How is everyone doing? It’s me again, Sparkle. I’m just checking in since we’re almost a third of the way through 2024! Hard to believe, isn’t it? That being said, the question I started with is one I really mean. How are you doing? I know things can feel tough at times, especially when we’re […]

A Winter Wonderland to Remember: A Heartfelt Thank You to Our Gainesville Community

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Hey friends! This is Sparkle Bright again. I’m just wrapping up my after-Christmas vacation in sunny Florida, but before I head back to the North Pole to prepare for the 2024 holiday season Twinkle Nights asked if I could share some of the highlights of their first-ever winter wonderland event. First off, Twinkle Nights, Santa, […]

No More Tangled Mess: The Best Way To Store Christmas Lights!

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Hey there friends! It’s me again, Sparkle! How was your holiday season? Mine was amazing, though I am just a teeeeeeny bit sad right now. I love Christmas so much that I wish it could last all twelve months of the year. But I gotta remind myself of what the Big Guy tells me each year. […]

Christmas Trees – How To Look After Them

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OHMYOHMYOHMY…Oh hey! Sorry, I was just freaking out a little bit. Why exactly? Well, I figured it would be so obvious. Christmas, my all-time most favorite day of the year is right around the corner! I’ve been so busy up at the North Pole getting things ready, and yet I still have time to sit […]

The Best Places To See Christmas Lights In North Florida

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I’m so excited! I can’t wait to see my friends…oh, hey there you are! Sorry, you caught me talking to myself. Yes, and I know that’s something I do a lot, but I just can’t hide how happy it makes me! See, today I’ve been thinking about all of the best places to see holiday […]

Origin of Christmas Lights

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Oh, the weather outside is frightful, and the fire is sure to be so, and in case you have no snow, I’m gonna go, gonna go, gonna go…oh, sorry, I didn’t see you there. Yes, you caught me once again singing my own version of a popular Christmas carol. And since my friends here in […]

Electricity: How Much Do Christmas Lights Use?

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Everywhere I go. Take a look at this display, it’s so beautiful, with candy canes and…! Oh hey there friends, I didn’t see you. It’s me again Sparkle, just sitting here planning out Christmas light displays in Gainesville for a few friends of mine. And okay, yeah, you […]

How Do I Sync My Christmas Lights To Music?

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It’s hard to believe but we are already past the halfway point of 2023. Do you know what this means? Christmas is coming! You’re probably thinking, “Sparkle, no! It’s too early to be thinking about Christmas!” I’m here to tell you that the opposite is true. Now is the time to start thinking about your lighting […]

North Pole Secrets Revealed: Interview With An Elf

Ho, ho, ho, and greetings from the North Pole! Wait, that’s not my line. Let’s start again! Hey there everyone! How are you doing today? My name is Sparkle, and I’m here today on a short holiday trip to visit my friends at Twinkle Nights. (Okay, this feels much better. Don’t tell the Big Guy […]

What kind of Christmas lights should I use?

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Are you a snow person or a sun person? Personally, I love them both equally! Hello again friends, it’s me, Sparkle! Yes, I’m back for a brief summertime vacation! The Big Guy gave me a few days off to do whatever I wanted. And of course, I decided to come enjoy the warmth and sunny skies in […]