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December 14, 2008

Living on a Budget - Christmas Cards

Hello Readers!

If you've been worrying about how you might find the time and money to send Christmas cards to all your friends and family around the world, you can now sleep easy. Not only is the following service free, but it's quick and fairly easy, too. All you need to do...

... is go to www.elfyourself.com. It will guide you through the process of making a personalized video of you and/or up to five other people dressed as elves dancing to a festive tune. All you need to do is to upload the required photos and adjust as necessary.

For those of you who have been away from home for a while, seeing you dressed as an elf will surely bring a smile to many faces! Check this video out to see an example of someone who has already elfed herself:

Do you have another idea for quick and easy Christmas cards? Share your ideas here!

Hope that helps!

Carol Rueckert
Writer, ESL Lesson Plan
E-mail: crueckert@eslemployment.com
Blog: www.esl-lesson-plan.com

"I hear, and I forget. I see, and I remember. I do, and I understand." - Chinese Proverb

Looking for more articles about living on a budget as an ESL teacher? Click HERE!

About the author of this entry:
Carol, a native English-speaker hailing from the small town of St. Joseph in Minnesota, USA, worked in China for more than 7 years. During that time, she worked at universities, private language schools, grade schools, international schools, and did private tutoring as well. Besides teaching, she also worked as a Head teacher, an Education Manager, and a Material Development Manager. In addition to working on this newsletter, she also writes a monthly column for Time Out Beijing, authors ESL textbooks for publishing houses in China, and is an Editor for Garnet Publishing in Reading, England. Carol holds a BA in Communications from the College of St. Benedict/ St. John's University, and a CELTA, and has just finished her MA TESOL course at Oxford Brookes University. Look for her posts on the ESL-Jobs-Forum discussion boards!

Posted by crueckert at December 14, 2008 04:33 PM

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