Kama Sutra Basics

With cold days limiting the variety of outdoor activities and Valentine’s Day around the corner, ’tis the season to get frisky. The Kama Sutra, the most famous erotic book in all history, in all its wisdom, can certainly help us to to cultivate our knowledge and prowness in the Art of Love…...more

Romantic Gift Ideas for Valentine's Day

If I am to be honest, Valentine’s Day is a far bigger deal for my daughters than it is for my husband and me. It seems that the school enjoys promoting this should-be celebration of undying love between two lovers as a vehicle to express friendship between classmates....more

Sealed With Your Kiss Portrait

Personalized gifts are always popular. But dna11.com takes it to the next level as they use a person’s DNA, finger prints and kiss prints to create VERY unique artwork....more

Unique date ideas for Valentine's Day

Let’s face it, dinner and a movie is so boring, it might be ok for a first date, but not for Valentine’s Day. February 14th is a day for you fellas to really stand out and show your girl (or woman) how much you care about her. That means taking some time to really plan out a few truly unique and romantic ideas for V-day. Then focus in on the one idea that you know she will love....more

Early V-Day planning: My thoughts on Valentines gifts for husbands

We're just into January and Christmas gift shopping is but a recent memory, but I'm already starting to think of Valentine's (and believe it or not, I'm also planning my husband's 30th birthday present for July) – I guess I'm a bit of an eager beaver when it comes to gifts!...more

5 Days Until Christmas......Last Minute Gifts for Kids to Give

This all started because my 15 year old son was lamenting that he was going to be given gifts by some girls at his school.  He wanted to give them something in return but he didn't have any disposable income.....and I didn't want to spend a lot of my money either.  What I did have were some canning jars left over from my "wanting" to can last summer (which in my mind was a great idea).  Next up was something to fill in the jars....a stop at my local discount warehouse candy isle solved that.....gourmet jelly beans.  So top it off with some lovely wrapping paper and we ha...more

Gift Guide for the Impossible to Buy For

Where do you start with these folks?...more

Gift Guide for Pets

Gift Guide for Women

Are women hard to buy for? We certainly don’t think so....more

Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide

Here are some definitely original and playful finds to fill the stockings of pretty much everyone in the family.We have attempted to classify the gift ideas by the logical recipient type (for lil’ kids, for t(w)eens, for her and for him), but please feel free to cross boundaries!...more

Plus the pocket wrench is from Lee Valley which is right in your neighbourhood!