Have a toddler with a busy social calendar of birthday parties? Here are some gift ideas!

 When kiddos reach toddlerhood it seems the amount of birthday parties they are invited to steadily increases ( and I know this is just the beginning).  I don't know about you, but I usually struggle to find the right gift, and often find myself in our local toy store waiting for the perfect idea to hit me (with my own toddlers in tow)....more

Holiday Gift Guide: Finishing Up.

The last of the gift guides! This list has a little something for everyone: your hipster brother, your boss, your gym rat cousin, and your microbrewery bestie. Shop the list: ...more

In A Basket

Let's talk baskets for a minute.  Gift baskets that is. I enjoy creating gift baskets for people.  Birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, and of course... Christmas! ...more

Nov 26 - If You...

If you liked me, maybe you would get me one of those singing greeting cards that I could open at the most inappropriate times in the most inappropriate places.If you adored me, maybe you’d do one better and send a singing telegram to serenade about my wholesome awesomeness at 3 a.m., just to piss off my neighbors.If we were Besties, you’d install 2 fog horns in my car either to use on the idiot in front of me, or the pervert behind me trying to climb up my tailpipe....more

Holiday Gift Guide // For the Fellas in Your Life

Men, men, men... here's the third installment to my holiday gift guides. I'm not going to lie, sometimes I struggle with what to get the fellas in my life. It's not that guys are harder to shop for by any means, I just think that it is harder for me to get creative with their gifts. I did some searching and these are the items that caught my eye... ...more

Delightfully Danish - 5 travel souvenirs from Denmark that won't burn a hole in your pocket

It’s the height of summer in Copenhagen and the city is in its element. It’s bursting cheerfully with tourists, maps and guides in hand, off to discover the best of Copenhagen....more

DIY Mason Jar Foaming Soap Dispenser

I've been hoarding collecting empty Bath & Body Works foaming soap bottles ever since I found this easy tutorial on Life With Laura about converting mason jars into foaming soap dispensers. I always buy all of the large amounts of soap when they go on clearance, so these dispensers are perfect at disguising my frugality....more
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Truly a Gift for All Moms

This Sunday is Mother's Day, and while I'm sure I'll gobble up whatever it is my little darlings made for me in preschool (something scandalous involving nail polish...they won't tell me anything more!), I have to think of my own mother as well.Thankfully, I think I've figured out a gift that will take care of both of us in one fell swoop. Maybe the idea will help you, too.This Mother's Day, why not give your mother the gift of being a mother all over again!...more