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Free Shipping Day

It’s Free Shipping Day! Here Are Participating Retailers

  Did you know that every year (as of recently, anyway), there is a Free Shipping Day?  Well, for 2014, today is that day!  (Today is December 18th, 2014, just in case you see this tomorrow.)  Giving Tuesday, Cyber Monday... Talk like a Pirate Day, there are quite a few "days" these days.  (Totally did that on purpose.) Why today? Today is the last day that most retailers can guarantee delivery in time for Christmas, so hop to it and sort out those last few gifts that you still need, … [Read More...]

Creating Family Traditions - Puzzles

Creating Family Traditions – Puzzles

A family doesn’t require extended family, or out of town relatives or even kids, in order to be a family. Two people can constitute a family, young couples can constitute a family. Starting traditions that you can talk about later, build upon and look forward to, is actually really quite simple. Here is one easy […]


Hunting Gifts for Guys

Finding ideas for gifts for guys can be tricky! It’s often very helpful to focus on their favourite hobbies and activities. If you are lucky, some people are obsessed with certain things. Hunters can be known for being a tad obsessive! To turn their obsessions into gift ideas, look for consumable things, so that you […]

Ten Personal Christmas Gift Ideas

10 Personal Christmas Gift Ideas

Choosing Christmas presents can be tricky business. You want the gift to be special and let the recipient know how well you know them while also expressing how much they mean to you. Also, it is important to make the gift as relevant to that individual as possible. Therefore, here is a list I’ve come […]

The Art of Giving

The Art of Giving: Why a Gift Can Be So Much More Than Just a Present

Giving someone a gift is much more than just a nice gesture, it is also the opportunity to communicate a message. Finding an item that you know the intended recipient will love the moment they see it, is a great feeling for you the idea way of telling someone that you love them or value […]

10 Things you Never Knew You Wanted for Christmas

10 Things you Never Knew You Wanted for Christmas

The world is full of all sorts of zany inventions, cute inventions, and things that make you wonder “why didn’t I think of that?!” Here is a collection of 10 things you never knew you wanted for Christmas, because you probably didn’t know they existed.  Check them out: Baseball Cap Washer How useful does this […]

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5 Useful Housewarming Gifts

[tps_header] Housewarming gifts come in all shapes and sizes.  Here is a selection of five useful housewarming gifts. They may not be the most entertaining, but the recipients will very much appreciate them! [/tps_header] [tps_title] Water! [/tps_title] You never know when an emergency situation will strike, and paying to move giant bottles of water doesn’t make a lot […]


A Gift Guide for Dr. Who Fans

Today we present a gift guide for Dr.Who fans.  There are a lot of them, out there, who like to show their affection for this long running cult classic in various ways.  There are over 800 episodes of Dr.Who in existence! Here we have a collection of gift ideas that run the gambit from subtle, […]


8 Things to Put in her Purse to find Later

Sweet love notes Who doesn’t love reaching into their wallet and finding a sweet note about how much you’re loved? Some suggestions would be a poem about love, or if that isn’t your thing, it doesn’t even have to be long or sappy because a short: “I love you”, “I am thinking about you right […]

Gift Ideas for Yoga Teachers

Gift Ideas for Yoga Teachers

Looking for the perfect gift for that yogi on your list? They would probably tell you that there is no such thing as perfect, unless of course you’re talking about complete acceptance of imperfection, making it perfectly imperfect. But that’s a philosophical discussion for another blog and another post.  This post is to point you […]

What to Buy Him This Christmas

What to Buy Him this Christmas

What to buy him this Christmas Men are notoriously tricky to buy gifts for at Christmas. It doesn’t matter if you’re shopping for a new boyfriend, an old flame, your brother, your ‘bro or your father, there always seem to be the same lacklustre options – socks, hipflasks, handkerchiefs, ludicrous novelty boxers and more socks. […]

Collapsible Gift Ideas for RVs, Campers, Dorms and More

Zany Collapsible Gift Ideas

There are a lot of things that come in collapsible form now, it is pretty nifty.  If you are looking for a gift idea for folks with campers and RVs, dorm rooms, loft apartments, camping or minimalists, collapsible gift ideas might be just what you need! Also, because they are fun things! I had no idea that […]

So Your Best Friend is Engaged What You'll need to Buy

So Your Best Friend Is Engaged? Here’s What You’ll Need to Buy

[tps_header] So your best friend is engaged, now what do you do?!  Undoubtedly, there are going to be some costs involved. Here are a few of the things you can expect to buy over the next few months. Start planning and saving now! [/tps_header] Weddings can be tonnes and tonnes of fun, but they can also […]

Top 25 Cookbooks for Christmas 2014

Top 25 Cookbooks for Christmas 2014

There is something slightly magical and downright inspiring about leafing through a brand new cookbook. The images and ideas want to pop right off the page and onto your plate. While Pinterest and Food Gawker and a whole host of online sites may also pique our interest, it is not quite the same as an organized, methodical […]


How to Host a White Elephant Exchange

Whether you’re looking for a new way to host a holiday gift exchange at work or for a family function, a white elephant exchange could be a fun way to receive a great (or hysterical) gift. When planning a white elephant exchange, you have several options depending on your particular situation. There are several variations […]


Eight Gift Ideas for the Autistic Child

Buying gifts for an autistic child is not as scary as you might think! When purchasing a gift for an autistic child, consider the kind of things that they are interested in! Most autistic children have some specialized interests, or some have sensory and gross motor skill issues, but there are some great gifts that […]

15 Calendars for 2015

15 Calendars for 2015

I have to admit, this idea is definitely not mine. I stole it, all of it, from Susannah at Feast and West.  Her site is absolutely full of pretty things, including her list of 15 Calendars for 2015. It was such a delightful idea that I thought to myself, “I should do that, too!” And […]

Pillowcases are Cute Couples Gifts

Pillowcases for Cute Couples Gifts

    Are  you in search of  cute couples gifts? Perhaps you need a gift idea for your girlfriend, who is in love with all things cutesy, adorable and affectionate. Did you know that there are hundreds of pillowcases that meet this description? I bet you didn’t. Well, now you do! Here is a selection […]

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Gift Guide for Craft Brew Fanatics

Craft brewing is a culture into itself, and one that is growing at a mighty quick pace, I might add.  Personally, I am a big fan of the industry, though all of the variety means I end up with beers I don’t like a lot more frequently, but I think it’s worth it because of […]