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Guest Guru: Trae Bodge with Spring Beauty Trends

March 19, 2012    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Trae Bodge with Spring Beauty Trends

In honor of the spring equinox and the welcome shift in wardrobe and lifestyle that it ushers in…we’re giving you a different trend report every day this week! From home decor to beauty and even pets, we sharing the scoop on what will be heating things up this spring. Trae Bodge is a career... Read more »


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How to Party! Irish Style…

March 16, 2012    |    By +
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How to Party! Irish Style…

  When you think of St. Patrick’s Day, most people think: green, corn beef, cabbage, and beer.  Coming from a large Irish family, I love to incorporate other aspects of my culture when throwing the ultimate St. Patrick’s Day celebration.  For this year’s party my main themes are ‘everything green’ & ‘symbols of luck’.... Read more »


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It’s National Craft Month!

March 15, 2012    |    By +
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If you’re like me, you have a list a million miles long of craft projects you dream of completing. Whether it’s finally getting around to your honeymoon scrapbook or stenciling a design on your bathroom walls; we want to know what kinds of craft projects YOU love to tackle in your spare time. Answer... Read more »


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National Potato Chip Day!

March 14, 2012    |    By +
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National Potato Chip Day!

  Today is National Potato Chip Day, and as far as I’m concerned, it should be a federal holiday! There’s no way around it. I love potato chips, and I certainly won’t be shy about taking a day to highlight and indulge in their awesomeness.  So on this hallowed day dedicated to the patriarch... Read more »


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Happy Birthday Ken!

March 13, 2012    |    By +
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Happy Birthday Ken!

On March 13, 1961 Barbie landed the ultimate blue-eyed hottie boyfriend Ken. After a brief split in 2004, Barbie and Ken have now reconciled and are living happily ever after in Malibu. It’s hard to believe Ken is 51 years old today; he doesn’t look a day over 27! I guess he’s had some... Read more »


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Don’t Forget: Daylight Saving Time is Sunday!

March 9, 2012    |    By +
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Don’t Forget: Daylight Saving Time is Sunday!

It is that time of year again where we all begrudgingly lose an hour of sleep in order to appreciate another hour of sunlight in the evening. My favorite part about turning the clocks ahead is that it means we’re that much closer to spring! Here’s a little history lesson for you. The US... Read more »


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Luck O’ the Irish Guide

March 8, 2012    |    By +
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Luck O’ the Irish Guide

St. Patrick’s Day is one of my favorite holidays. It’s a day of celebration, Guinness, and fun times with family and friends. Traditionally, people do not think of St. Patrick’s Day as a gifting holiday, but as Gift Gurus we have come up with a list of luck to help you give in true... Read more »


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Cruising Along….Essentials for Deck Side Spring Break

March 6, 2012    |    By +
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Cruising Along….Essentials for Deck Side Spring Break

What vacation spots do you think of when you hear the words Spring Break? Probably a hot spot in Cancun, right? Wrong! We’re all about hopping on a cruise ship and I’m going to show you what they’ll need to make a splash!   #1: Swimsuits for lounging, tanning, and white-sand beach excursions. #2... 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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Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

March 2, 2012    |    By +
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Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

When you think of your favorite childhood book growing up more than likely at least one of them was written by the most famous doctor of all time, Dr. Seuss. With the upcoming new Dr. Seuss movie The Lorax just days away I thought it would be fun to give some fun facts about... 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.