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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 in the right direction to finding a gift that will take the yogi on your gift list straight to nirvana, and no matter what your budget, I’ve got the perfect gift on … [Read More...]

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 […]


13 Spooky Halloween Gifts

Monster Survival Kits Buy or make your own version of monster survival kits such as the Zombie Survival Kit, Werewolf Bite Kit, Vampire Bloodsucking Bite Kit, and so on. Include things someone might need in such kits including candy (for the shock!) and a note explaining what each item does to help counteract the effects. […]

Pandemic - The Christmas Gift for 2014

Pandemic: THE Gift for Christmas 2014

So ebola. That’s a thing. It’s a bad thing, yes. These days, things spread. Enter: THE Christmas Gift for 2014. This is particularly good for your friends who are absolutely freaking out about ebola (Hi Kat). There is a board game, called Pandemic.  It has been out there for a few years, now, since 2008, […]


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 […]

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 […]


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, […]


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 […]


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 […]