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Wedding Season Survival Guide

July 13, 2012    |    By
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Wedding Season Survival Guide

For most of us, Summertime is the season of outdoor fun, vacation time and flip flops. It’s also Wedding Season!  June, July and August are popular months to have a wedding so chances are that you are attending at least one wedding this summer. Of course, the easiest way to get them a gift... Read more »


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Stop and Smell the Roses

June 4, 2012    |    By
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Stop and Smell the Roses

June is National Rose Month, and roses happen to be the most popular type of flower to grow, give, and get. Rightfully so! Rose bouquets come in at least nine colors, have a beautiful fragrance that isn’t overwhelming & they last a long time. Most importantly, anytime you get them you feel special. For... Read more »


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Making Mom’s Day Her Best

May 11, 2012    |    By
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Making Mom’s Day Her Best

Even though Mother’s Day is only two days away (yes, it is this Sunday, May 13th!) there is still time to get her something to make her day extra special. At Gifts.com, we’ve put together a list of great last minute ideas, some of which will make her feel like you’re right there with... Read more »


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Fiesta Essentials!

May 4, 2012    |    By
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Fiesta Essentials!

Cinco de Mayo is this weekend – so it’s time to break out el sombrero and maracas you have buried in the back of your closet! I tend to stay away from tequila every other day of the year (several too many bad college nights with Jose Cuervo) but on Cinco de Mayo it... Read more »


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Mother’s Day Shopping Strategy!

April 24, 2012    |    By
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Mother’s Day Shopping Strategy!

With Mother’s Day less than three weeks away, it’s time to get serious about getting mom something extra special. Lucky for you, we’ve been searching high and low through your favorite stores and and our favorite magazines for the best gifts for mom so that you can make mom proud this Mother’s Day. We... Read more »


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Casual Passover

April 6, 2012    |    By
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Casual Passover

Pace yourself… Passover is an 8 day marathon, no sprinting allowed.! If you are headed to a Passover Seder, you can never go wrong with a tried and true Hostess gift like a pretty Seder plate or something else for the home . But Passover isn’t just about the first night Seder – it... Read more »


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What’s in a Name…

March 5, 2012    |    By
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What’s in a Name…

It’s Fun Facts About Names Day! Yup, there is pretty much a “Day” for anything and everything if you look hard enough! So, I came up with a few “fun” facts to share. For instance, since 1880, there are only 3 male names that have remained in the top 25 of names given to... Read more »


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What Women Want For Valentine’s Day

February 13, 2012    |    By
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What Women Want For Valentine’s Day

Even though Valentine’s Day is tomorrow, there are still plenty of people out there who haven’t started planning yet. While I hate to stereotype, when I say “people,” I am mostly talking about men. Luckily, our friends over at Pronto.com have come up with infographic that should help all those Romeos out there who... Read more »


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Easy As Pie

November 14, 2011    |    By
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Easy As Pie

Whether they’re an every day baker or are intimidated by the precision required to create the perfect pie crust, this little gadget from Breville will have them whistling while they work. It doesn’t get easier than baking cute, perfect little individual pies in 8 just minutes. The non-stick surface and included pastry cutter make... Read more »


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Time Will Tell

March 16, 2011    |    By
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Time Will Tell

Time flies when you’re disorganized. Now that we “sprang forward” and started spring cleaning, it’s time to get organized! Get your household in order with this unique blackboard clock from Black+Blum. Part entryway organizer, clock, and memo board, it’s got everything you need to keep track of who’s doing what and where in your... 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.