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Gifts for Scorpio Women

October 24, 2013    |    By
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Exotic, tempestuous Scorpio (Oct. 23 to Nov. 21) women are never dull to be around. Scorpios are known for their magnetic personalities and intellectual prowess. Confident and direct, they work hard to achieve any goal (usually high) they set for themselves, and are a force to be reckoned with. Very protective of people they... Read more »


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Gifts for Scorpio Men

October 23, 2013    |    By
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Sexy, mysterious Scorpio (Oct. 23 to Nov. 21) men are a bit of an enigma. They are very secretive, but once you are alone with them, they want to know positively everything about you. Inquisitive and smart, they are also prone to a quick temper. The good news is that they let go of... Read more »


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Sweetest Day

October 19, 2013    |    By
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The third Saturday in October is Sweetest Day, often called a second Valentine’s Day. It’s a holiday primarily celebrated in the Great Lakes region of the United States and Midwest, so depending on where you were raised, you may have grown up without ever hearing about it. Sweetest Day began in 1922 when a... Read more »


Happy Columbus Day

October 14, 2013    |    By
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Is it just me, or is Columbus Day one of the most confusing holidays out there? It’s a federal holiday, observed the second Monday in October, but if the government remains shut down on Monday, how can we even tell they are taking a holiday? The post office will be closed, regardless of what... Read more »


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Gifts for Your Lazy Relatives

October 14, 2013    |    By
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Let me start with a disclaimer: None of MY relatives are lazy. And no one in my husband’s family is, either. Nope. But I know there are a few lazy folks out there, hanging out on a recliner in a Dorito-crumbed tee-shirt without a care in the world. So maybe they are related to... Read more »


The Best Gifts for Libra Women

September 24, 2013    |    By
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Social, smart and sexy, Libra (Sept. 23 to Oct. 22) women always make a memorable impression. Libras are known for being powerful, and you can see this in the likes of Kate Winslet, born Oct. 5, who famously rescued a 90-year-old woman by carrying her out of a house fire. Actresses Naomi Watts (Sept.... Read more »


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The Best Gifts for Libra Men

September 24, 2013    |    By
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Charming, upbeat Libra (Sept. 23 to Oct. 22) men are easy to fall for. Flirty while dating, yet faithful once committed, Libras make wonderful mates. Famous Libras include indie actor Jesse Eisenberg (who is turning the big 3-0 on Oct. 5), ¬†ab-tastic Hugh Jackman (Oct. 12) and Matt Damon (Oct. 8), who seems to... Read more »


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Halloween Shopping Ideas

September 18, 2013    |    By
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I have a skeleton in my closet, but today, I’m letting it out: Halloween is my favorite holiday. As an editor at Gifts.com, I feel a wee bit guilty admitting this, since Halloween is such a dark, jagged holiday, compared with twinkly Christmas, pastel-clad Easter and passionate Valentine’s Day. Still, I love the sense... Read more »


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100 Days Till Christmas

September 16, 2013    |    By
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I know, the Halloween costumes and decorations are just starting to show up in stores. We certainly haven’t started our Thanksgiving menu planning. And yet, I have to tell you this: There are only 100 days left until Christmas! For those of you who love to get a jump on things, now is a... Read more »


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Happy Grandparents Day

September 8, 2013    |    By
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Grandparents Day is observed each year on the first Sunday after Labor Day. The holiday was the brainchild of a West Virginia citizen, Marian McQuade, who for most of her life dedicated efforts in support of the elderly and causes for people over the age of 80. Grandparents Day was her idea; she wanted... 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.