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Tennis Anyone?

June 27, 2012    |    By
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Tennis Anyone?

When you really think about it, tennis is probably one of the more accessible sports out there. As a workout out tennis is tough beat too. So while tennis may come across as a little country clubby, you’re probably a lot closer than you think to stepping on the court and giving it a... Read more »


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The No-Bummer Summer – Gear For Guys

June 22, 2012    |    By
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The No-Bummer Summer – Gear For Guys

The summer solstice is this week and that means that it’s time to update our wardrobes, decor and gift selections to reflect the warm weather and sunshine! To honor this transition, our editors are taking you on a tour of what’s “hot” for summer in their areas of expertise. It’s not easy being cool... Read more »


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Father’s Day – The Last Minute Zone

June 13, 2012    |    By
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Father’s Day – The Last Minute Zone

Father’s Day is this Sunday June 17th. So, in the gifting world, we have entered the “Last Minute” zone. Last Minute doesn’t quite mean the situation is dire yet, but it does mean you should really put the Father’s Day gift plan into action. Here are a few ideas for dad in the “Last... Read more »


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Unmentionables Mentioned!

June 7, 2012    |    By
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Unmentionables Mentioned!

There’s been quite a debate within the Gift Guru ranks about underwear as a gift for Father’s Day. Some say it’s a little weird as a Father’s Day gift. But some, like me, say it’s actually a great way to go for dad. On practical level, dad needs and will use underwear. Frankly, do... Read more »


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Infographic Fun Part II

June 1, 2012    |    By
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Infographic Fun Part II

In the gifting world, we’ve always known that compared to Mother’s Day, dad’s get the short end of the gifting stick when it comes to Father’s Day. Frankly, Moms are a much bigger deal. But don’t dads deserve a little more on their big day? Here are two fun stats to illustrate the divide... Read more »


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The 5Gs of Father’s Day Gifting

May 31, 2012    |    By
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The 5Gs of Father’s Day Gifting

It’s no secret that the letter “G” is very important if the gifting world. Where would Gifts.com and the Gift Gurus be without the most important letter in gifting? So it’s no surprise that we once gain turn to the letter “G” to help get us on the right track to find a great... Read more »


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Ready. Steady. Gift!

May 24, 2012    |    By
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Ready. Steady. Gift!

The Gift: The Steady Tool by Gerber (available now for around $65) The Scoop: The Steady Tool from Gerber was a highlight from last year’s Outdoor Retailer summer trade show. Having an even dozen useful tools, including a fine edge blade, a serrated blade, three screwdrivers, pliers, and bottle opener the Steady is more... Read more »


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National Hamburger Month!

May 22, 2012    |    By
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National Hamburger Month!

In my book, few things beat a great hamburger. So imagine my excitement, when I found out that May is National Hamburger Month! So what’s one to do to observe National Hamburger Month? First thing. Eat a lot of hamburgers!  Next thing?  As a gifting expert, it makes some sense to do a quick... Read more »


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Wicked Good BBQ Gift Idea For Dad

May 17, 2012    |    By
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Wicked Good BBQ Gift Idea For Dad

  The Gift: “Wicked Good Barbeque” (available now for around $15) The Scoop: If authors Andy Husbands and Chris Hart ever invite you over for a meal, say “yes!” …immediately! Andy and Chris have been piling on Barbeque championships and accolades with mouth-watering regularity. They have now taken tons of their Barbeque knowledge and... Read more »


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Father’s Day Gift Kickoff!

May 15, 2012    |    By
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Father’s Day Gift Kickoff!

Now that moms have been very deservedly honored, it’s time to start focusing on the dads! This year, Father’s Day is June 17th. And it’s common knowledge that dads tend to get the short end of the stick when it comes to gifting on their big day! But as a Gift Guru, it’s my... 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!"

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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.