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Gift Ideas for Canners and Urban Homesteaders

Gift Ideas for Canners and Urban Homesteaders

For the past few years, I have been canning things. I have also tried my hand at making cheese, dehydrating things and of course I enjoy woodworking, too. Building up an arsenal of tools to make these things, or to keep making these things, can take a little while. Here is a selection of gift ideas for canners and urban homesteaders. If you click on the lovely images, they will take you to that product on Amazon via an affiliate link. At no cost to you, a portion of anything you purchase … [Read More...]

The Main Advantages of Buying Art Supplies Online

The Main Advantages of Buying Art Supplies Online

Continuing on our theme of gifts for creative people, today we  have a post on buying art supplies online from a guest contributor. Earlier this week, we had a post titled More Gifts for Creative People, and last year we had ten excellent ideas, as well. Art supplies are necessary for becoming a fantastic artist, but [...]

More Gift Ideas for Creative People

More Gifts for Creative People

Selecting gifts for creative people can be a bit intimidating. If you don’t view yourself as creative, the flare and artistry and exacting eye that you perceive your friend or family member to have can mean you sit there and second guess you choice, wondering if they will like it or not. Here are some [...]

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Gifts for Yogis

  Do you know a yogi? Or perhaps a yogi-in-training, or even the yogi-wanna be? The practice of yoga is rather widespread these days, meaning there is a whole host of people out there who would appreciate gifts for yogis. Yogis can often be found amongst university students, these would make fantastic gifts for them, [...]

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How to Make a Paleo Gift Basket (+Giveaway!)

  Do you have friends or family members who adhere to a Paleo lifestyle? Are you, yourself, an adherent who would love to give others some gift suggestions? Today we present just the thing for you, How to Assemble the Perfect Paleo Gift Basket! I’ve joined forces with Sarah, from Eat Your Values, a website [...]

Jewelry Gift Ideas from Fragments com

Jewelry Gift Ideas

There’s something about jewelry. Many people can never have enough. Accessorizing changes up the entire vibe of an outfit, with a simple swapping of one or two pieces.  As a result, jewelry gift ideas are really a chance to open up a whole new set of outfits and clothing vibes for the recipient. Jewelry is [...]

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Go traditional or get creative: Gifts for him or her

Coming up with new gift ideas year after year can be challenging – especially if you’ve known the person for quite some time. Luckily, with some careful thought and a little creativity, you can come up with just the thing to suit your spouse, partner, colleague, friend, grandparent, sister, brother, mother or father (did I [...]

Baby Gift Ideas When Grandma Bought Everything Already

Baby Gift Ideas: When Grandma Bought Everything Already

  Sometimes Grandma gets really excited when she finds out she’s about to have a new grandchild! Sometimes she gets so excited that she just might buy out the whole registry, I’ve seen it happen! When that happens, don’t despair – there are still plenty of items that you can get for the new baby [...]

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7 Cool Birthday Gifts for your GirlFriend

Being in a relationship is the most-loved phase of anyone’s life. Every girl yearns for that true love and care. Girls love to be treated with tenderness, love and care. So, why not make her feel special for her birthday. Why not let her know that how special she is for you. Here are few [...]

12 Host and Hostess Gift Ideas

12 Hostess and Host Gifts

  It’s impolite to show up without something in hand, but what to take? Here are a dozen hostess and host gifts, you can keep a few on hand, or just in mind, for the next gathering you attend. A Potted Plant Even folks like me, who have the blackest thumbs of death, appreciate house [...]

10 Tips for Buying Gifts Online

10 Top Tips for Buying Gifts Online

  Buying a gift online for someone can seem like a bit of a daunting task if you’re not that familiar with the World Wide Web and if you don’t buy things online regularly. However, it’s a great way to get a gift as you can find some really unique things online at competitive prices. [...]

Lovely Gift Ideas for a New Mom

Lovely Gift Ideas for a New Mum

  If you’re after a lovely gift for a special lady in your life who has just become a mum, we’ve come up with a few ideas that are guaranteed to help her feel spoiled and appreciated. After all, the baby will be getting lots of great new things, so it’s important to make her [...]

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Personalized Ice Bucket Review

  A few weeks ago, I received an email out of the blue, asking if I would like to review a product from Personalization Mall. One of the options presented was an ice bucket. Me?  Like wine? YES! Yes, I do. Naturally, as soon as I received the email, I poked around the website for [...]

Ten Things to Put in Dads Tie Box Other Than Tie

Ten Things to Put in Dad’s Tie Box Other Than a Tie

  Homemade redeemable coupons I know it sounds cheesy but you’d be surprised how appreciated they are when Dad can just hand over a coupon and request the lawn to be mowed, his car washed or having his favourite (extremely elaborate) dinner made as a treat. Massage certificate It isn’t just women who enjoy getting [...]

Best gifts for soon to be students

Best gifts for soon-to-be students

  After the parties, the celebrations and the carefree nature of summer, it is finally time to begin to settle down and prepare for the next academic year. For most who are still in education, it will simply be a case of moving up a year – or grade – and getting on with things, [...]

10 Gift ideas for Woodworkers

10 Gift Ideas for Woodworkers

  I am a Jill of all Trades, master of none. One of my favourite things to attempt is woodworking. When it comes to gift ideas for woodworkers, there are many, because there is always, always another tool or toy you need or want in order to do the next project! Clamps, clamps, clamps! No [...]

14 Baby Shower Themes

Link Roundup of Baby Shower Themes

  Are you planning a baby shower soon? I’ve compiled a varied list of ideas with a little something for each gender (+budget)! From baby shower themes related to heritage, to sports, and adventure; you should find some great ideas to help you start your baby shower planning! 1. Alphabet Baby Shower | Step-by-Step     [...]

Give the Gift of School Supplies

Give the Gift of School Supplies

  I live in a small town. I have no idea if this is the case elsewhere, but when it is back to school time, the school supply lists are posted in the school supply aisles at the grocery stores and other shops that sell that sort of thing. There’s only 2.5 elementary schools (the [...]

Great Gifts for your Tech Mad Son

Great Gifts for your Tech Mad Son

  Virtually every household has one – a son who’s knee deep in technology and must have the latest gadgets and gizmos as soon as they come out. If that sounds familiar then here are some great gifts they’re sure to love… Next Gen Games Console The latest next gen (short for next generation) games [...]