More Do-Good Gifts for Dad

Father's Day is next week (June 21). Do you know what you're getting your dad? Below are a few gift ideas to add to my Do-Good Gifts for Dad list from last year: ...more

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Uncover a Gem

It is important to distinguish between forgiveness and reconciliation. Between what you can do and what you can not accomplish alone. Forgiveness is to give up resentment against a person. Reconcilliation is to re-establish friendship between people. I recommend forgiveness, it is a personal choice. ...more

Mother's Day Donation Ideas

If your mom is the kind of person who prefers a donation to a physical gift, below are a few ideas. Please feel free to add more do-good Mother's Day gift ideas in the comments. * Room to Read's Girls' Education program. During the month of May, all donations made to the Girls' Education program will be matched (up to $100,000) by an anonymous donor. ...more

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The "Man Basket"

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Fertility Hope Medals

Finally, Life Medals ( is up and ready for business selling Fertilty Hope Medals in sterling silver and solid 14 karat yellow gold!  Full disclosure, Life Medals is my company.  ...more

Josh Groban/Mom discount

Just thought some of you might want to know that there's a special Mom discount at the joshgroban store. Great for holiday gifts! Mom20 gives you 20% off. ...more

Live theater - a forgotten joy

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Give the Gift of Time Together for the Holidays

When you're on your death bed looking back on your life, what will you remember most, the stuff you received as gifts, or the time you spent with the people you care about? On Wednesday I posted 10 Lists of Holiday Gifts That Give Back. Although many of the ideas on the lists help people in need, or have a light impact on the planet, most of the ideas are objects to purchase. I want to share with you a story about a friend of mine's mom who for the last few years has only given gifts of time for birthdays and holidays. ...more

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Gift Ideas For A College Grad's New Home

Do you need a gift idea for a recent college grad that has a new home? Here are some ideas: ...more