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February 4, 2011    |    By +
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Die-hard football fan or not, the Superbowl is always a party. As the Steelers and Packers go head to head this Sunday, I for one will be indulging in my favorite game-day snack: 7-layer dip. Whether you’re hosting a party yourself or just attending, here some snacking inspiration to feed the masses.   And... Read more »


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Real Beer Goggles

February 4, 2011    |    By +
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Make turning 21 a real party with these slightly embarrassing and totally hilarious costumes. My favorite is the Beer Man Kit that comes with an upside down beer mug hat, foam beer goggles and a foam mustache. Which piece is most likely to survive the night? My vote is for the hat. These costumes... Read more »


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Frankly Portable

February 2, 2011    |    By +
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I’ve always been a big fan of Paul Frank for creating the coolest monkey around…Julius! Teens love his simple and playful designs. Let’s face it, everything he makes is adorable. But, my new favorite is the Paul Frank Julius Dance Machine portable iPod docking station. It lets you take the party with you wherever... Read more »


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Chuck Norris in the House!

February 1, 2011    |    By +
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Chuck Norris in the House!

FACT: Chuck Norris counted to infinity…twice! While we’re all aware that it’s Chuck Norris’s world and we merely live in it, we can still invite Chuck into our world with the help of Fathead’s latest (and maybe greatest) effort. Awesome is a word created for such things as a life-size Chuck Norris wall decal.... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

January 28, 2011    |    By +
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Well we survived another week, and another snowpocalypse at that. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, do you know what you’re doing for your Valentine or family? Check out our exclusive printable cards to get a head start this holiday. So whether you’ll be building snowmen or hibernating indoors, here are some fun... Read more »


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Countdown to the Bowl Game

January 26, 2011    |    By +
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Countdown to the Bowl Game

As a football fan with no strong rooting interest in either conference final, I gotta say, there’s something very cool about two legendary football franchises battling out in Super Bowl XLV. With a combined 18 championships, I don’t think it gets any better (Jets fans may disagree) than watching two iconic teams battle it... Read more »


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Gifts for Your Teen Valentine

January 25, 2011    |    By +
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Let’s face facts: teens shouldn’t take Valentine’s Day too seriously or spend too much money. That’s why I put together this list of Valentine’s Day gifts for Teen girls that are affordable and thoughtful. My favorite is the pink plush version of the hugely popular Domo character. It’s the perfect way for a crush... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

January 21, 2011    |    By +
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Just because the holiday season is over, doesn’t mean things have slowed down at the Gifts Headquarters. We’re busy bees prepping for Valentine’s Day and the many trade shows on the horizon where we will be scooping out the coolest gifts for 2011, so stay tuned! While we munch away on our newly acquired... Read more »


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Hot! Hot! Hot!

January 21, 2011    |    By +
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It might be 24 degrees outside. And it seems like there has been a foot of snow on the ground for a month, but here’s one to make you feel a little bit more toasty. The just-released “The Sriracha Cookbook: 50 “Rooster Sauce” Recipes that Pack a Punch” turns up the heat with dozens... Read more »


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Sites We Love: Stylebakery Teen

January 20, 2011    |    By +
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Sites We Love: Stylebakery Teen

What can I say? As the teen trend editor at Gifts.com I “heart” Stylebakeryteen.com. I’ve been following them for years and always turn to them for the most up to date insight on the world of teens. From fashion and beauty trends to what celebs are in and who is out, they’ve got their... 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.