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How to Have a Hipster Father’s Day

May 30, 2013    |    By
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Does your dad love reminding you that he was cool back in the day? Somehow he manages to fit his LP collection into most conversations, including chats about the weather or what’s for dinner. He wants to show you that he was awesome once upon a time. But, cool has evolved from bell-bottoms to... Read more »


Stellar Guest Guide #3: Muslim Weddings

May 28, 2013    |    By
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Sometimes we get invited to an event and have no idea what to expect or what is expected of us. We’ve all been there; confused, bumbling and ultimately embarrassed. But, it doesn’t have to be that way! I’m doing a whole series on weddings so that no matter what kind of wedding you get... Read more »


Ultimate Memorial Day To-Do List

May 25, 2013    |    By
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Happy Memorial Day from the Gift Gurus at Gifts.com. Memorial Day conjures visions of firing up the grill, backyard games, beach days, and families spending time together enjoying the hot weather that we missed all winter. The heat also makes it the official kick off to summer, even if summer doesn’t start for a... Read more »


Stellar Guest Guide #2: Jewish Weddings

May 22, 2013    |    By
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Sometimes we get invited to an event and have no idea what to expect or what is expected of us. We’ve all been there; confused, bumbling and ultimately embarrassed. But, it doesn’t have to be that way! I’m doing a whole series on weddings so that no matter what kind of wedding you get... Read more »


Stellar Guest Guide #1: Catholic Weddings

May 16, 2013    |    By
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Sometimes we get invited to an event and have no idea what to expect or what is expected of us. We’ve all been there; confused, bumbling and ultimately embarrassed. But, it doesn’t have to be that way! I’m doing a whole series on weddings so that no matter what kind of wedding you get... Read more »


To Give, or Not to Give (a Graduation Gift)? That is the Question!

May 13, 2013    |    By
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Graduation gift etiquette can be completely confusing. Between kindergarten graduation, high school graduation, and college degrees, graduation is a potential gift giving mine field. When are you expected to give a gift and when is it OK not to? With all of our purse strings as tight as they can be, you need to... Read more »


Happy Mother’s Day!

May 12, 2013    |    By
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  Don’t miss your chance to tell your mom you love her today! She gave birth to us, raised us, and put up with all the trouble we caused. We owe her a little something today, don’t you think?     Tell us a favorite story about your mom to help us celebrate these... Read more »


Your Mom Doesn’t Want That!

May 7, 2013    |    By
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We surveyed more than 1,000 American women to set the record straight on what Mother’s Day gifts are doomed and which are destined for greatness. The survey explored what mothers want, what their children think they want, and what moms actually get. Moms don’t realize the stress that they cause by saying that they... Read more »


School Houses Rock Today!

May 7, 2013    |    By
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Do you have a teacher who changed your life or inspired you to be more? I had quite a few and who knows who I’d be without them. I even had the privilege of being a teacher for a few years when learned just what a labor of love it is to teach. Those... Read more »


Happy Nurse’s Day!

May 6, 2013    |    By
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Nurse’s have a tough gig. They take care of people who need help day in and day out who rarely express appreciation, not to mention those special shoes that they get to wear (yikes). So, one week per year, THIS ONE, we are asked to show some love for these hard working, selfless people... Read more »


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Kathryn D.W.
Kathryn Drury Wagner is the senior manager of content at Gifts.com. She was formerly the executive editor at Honolulu Magazine, and is the author of The Ultimate Guide to Shopping on Oahu. Her career has included staff positions at Country Living Gardener and Power & Motoryacht. Her latest book is "Hawaii's Strangest, Ickiest, Wildest Book Ever!"

Gwen P.
Gwen is the Editorial Curator at Gifts.com. In addition to writing blogs, she creates gift guides, curates the site, and produces content for our social media channels. As a freelance writer, she created blogs on fashion, art, travel, health and lifestyle. A talented jewelry designer, she's also a yogi and a hospital volunteer with her therapy dog, Lilo, a Pomeranian.