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Fancy Food Show Pick: Brooklyn Brew Shop

July 5, 2013    |    By +
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One of our favorite trade shows has come back NYC’s Jacob Javits Center. The Summer Fancy Food Show is North America’s largest specialty food and beverage event. As gift editors it gives us a chance to search for, sample and spread the word about the latest food gift trends. The event touts 180,000 products... Read more »


Fancy Food Show Pick: Ken Craft Candy

July 3, 2013    |    By +
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One of our favorite trade shows has come back NYC’s Jacob Javits Center. The Summer Fancy Food Show is North America’s largest specialty food and beverage event. As gift editors it gives us a chance to search for, sample and spread the word about the latest food gift trends. The event touts 180,000 products... Read more »


Fancy Food Show Pick: Wild Ophelia

July 2, 2013    |    By +
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One of our favorite trade shows has come back NYC’s Jacob Javits Center. The Summer Fancy Food Show is North America’s largest specialty food and beverage event. As gift editors it gives us a chance to search for, sample and spread the word about the latest food gift trends. The event touts 180,000 products... Read more »


Stunning Summer Dinner Party Dishes

July 2, 2013    |    By +
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This summer don’t just flip burgers and grill hot dogs. Instead have a fun and delicious summer dinner party that will leave your guests feeling like they went to the party of the year! I know what everyone is thinking, what can I make that is stress free, but still impresses? Don’t worry, I... Read more »


Introducing The Fancy Food Show

June 30, 2013    |    By +
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Today is one of our favorite trade shows that comes to NYC’s Jacob Javits Center. That’s saying something because we go to a lot of trade shows, and I mean A LOT! So what’s all the hub-bub about already? The Summer Fancy Food Show! This show is an exclusive inside peek at the latest... Read more »


5 Fresh Summer Cocktail Recipes

June 28, 2013    |    By +
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Summertime is the season for hosting events, attending them or both! That means less clothing, more outdoor lounging and lots of refreshing beverages to keep you cool. Summer party perks that I take complete and full advantage of during these blistering temperatures are my blender and new summer cocktail... Read more »


7 Flag Themed Gifts for Flag Day

June 14, 2013    |    By +
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Today we celebrate the day that our flag became the official symbol of the USA back in 1777. That’s 236 years ago! That’s older than the White House (1800), older than electricity as we know it (1831) and older than jeans (1873). There’s no denying that the flag is part of who we are... 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 »


Mother’s Day Cocktail Recipes!

May 10, 2013    |    By +
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We at Gifts.com are starting the Mother’s Day Weekend off with a toast to all the lovely, wonderful and amazing Mother’s out there. This weekend is all about Mom and to get it off to a good start, we’re listing out our Mommy Approved cocktails we know she’ll love, courtesy of Patron Tequila. Prepare... Read more »


Happy Cinco de Mayo!

May 5, 2013    |    By +
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Today we are celebrating one of our favorite Mexican Fiestas, Cinco de Mayo! In honor of this fun filled day, we thought we would share a few great Cinco de Mayo inspired cocktails courtesy of everyone’s favorite tequila…Patron. You can also search through our Cinco De Mayo Gifts that help make any day feel like... 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.