3 Reasons Why Women Deserve Flowers As Gifts

Image credits: Maya FlowersBe it a Valentines day or any other day, we women love flowers as gifts any moment, any day. In fact, we don't even need an occasion to be gifted flowers and if there's a guy who keeps sending us flowers, there's no point in we'll deny talking to or befriending him....more

Pamper Mom (or Yourself) with a DIY Coffee-Sugar Scrub

If you're in need of a  gift or if you want to enjoy a little pampering for yourself, this Coffee Sugar Scrub is the perfect thing. This is an inexpensive, handmade gift that can show your mom (or mother of your children) that she deserves some pampering!Here are TEN reasons why I think this Coffee Sugar Scrub is the BEST:...more
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Skip the normal gifts; alternatives for Valentine’s Day!

Contrary to popular belief and a myriad of ads, there are alternatives to the usual symbols of "love" this holiday. You don't need to spend a lot of money on flowers or jewelry, you don't need to derail diets or lifestyles with a box of chocolates and dinner and a movie can fall flat as an expression of love. So, to help out the hopeless and maybe even the hopeless romantic, here are a few different ideas you could try this year....more

The 2015 Too Much Valentine’s Gift List

If you have a special girl in your life and you want to make sure she knows it, then this is your holiday! If your girl likes to wine, dine and look good, check out these suggestions for a V-day that will be “too much” fun:Photo creds: Jacques Torres; Nordstrom; DryBar; Murray’s; Charlotte Olympia...more

Gifts for Travelers

 Need a gift for someone who likes to travel? I put together this list of gear I use and love that could be great to give the explorer in your life. Check it out on Travelcraft Journal!  ...more

20 Christmas gifts under $20

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20th Century Fox Home Entertainment has Gifts for Everyone!

Have you been naughty or nice this year? Well, it might be time to have a little heart-to-heart with Santa and get on his good side! 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment has a stellar collection of Bluray's that belong in everyone's home library. This is just a drooling sampling of what they have to offer making your wish list an even cooler one. ...more


In the few weeks since my father died, I have been thinking a lot about the gifts that came with his passing. There has been great sadness, but there also have been great blessings....more

3 Gifts Your Mum Will Love This Christmas

Christmas is coming, and it’s time to pick up your presents for Mum. But what does she really want? A new cookbook? An apron with a comedy twist? It’s time to get down and take a look at what real mums actually want. I don’t want something silly and generic that I’ll never have any use for! These are the three things I’ll be keeping an eye out for under the Christmas tree this year.Small Jewellery Pieces...more

Moving Beyond The Gifts We Didn't Get

As I fidgeted in a church pew that Christmas morning of 1978, squished between siblings, feeling hot and itchy in white tights sticking to my skinny little thighs, I’ll confess, I wasn’t exactly thinking about baby Jesus.I was thinking about Merlin.Merlin, “The Electronic Wizard.” Gen-Xers remember?...more