Gifts for Women

Edible Valentines

February 10, 2014    |    By +
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At pivotal moments in my life, there has been food. At Christmas I smell homemade bread baking in my grandma’s kitchen, and how I loved the instantly melting butter on that first warm slice. Microwave popcorn will always translate into all-night study sessions with college friends, sushi is my first summer in Los Angeles,... Read more »


Olympic Inspired Fitness Gifts

February 10, 2014    |    By +
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If you’re like us, you’ve been glued to the set watching all the Olympic action in Sochi. Whether you like to watch the on-edge, thrilling events like alpine skiing and luge, or prefer the graceful figure skaters (maybe you even enjoy the quirkier sports, like curling), there are plenty of acts of athleticism to... Read more »


Gifts for the Lego Lover

February 7, 2014    |    By +
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With the opening of “The Lego Movie,” the first full-length feature showcasing Legos, the little blocks are enjoying a true moment in the sun. Not that Legos have ever gone out of fashion. After all, there’s such a sense of satisfaction when you press one Lego block into another and feel them click snugly... Read more »


Valentine’s Day Gifts for Teachers

February 6, 2014    |    By +
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In third grade my teacher complimented—and encouraged—my creative writing. This led to a winning entry in a young author’s contest, followed by the high school newspaper, the college newspaper, magazines, corporate writing stints and, ironically enough, this blog. While you may think of Valentine’s Day as a holiday for lovers, or a day to... Read more »


Your First Valentine’s Day Together

February 4, 2014    |    By +
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Valentine’s Day is a sticky holiday for anyone who is at the beginning stages of a relationship. When should you give a gift? How do you know if you are even spending the holiday together? What should you not give? It’s always sweet to give anyone you have been seeing around the romantic Valentine’s... Read more »


One-of-a-Kind Valentine’s Day Gifts

February 4, 2014    |    By +
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Love doesn’t happen every day–and it doesn’t happen to just anyone. So when a day comes along—like Valentine’s Day—that lets me celebrate those I love, I dream of gifts that are as unique and special as they are. I can tell you how I’m going to achieve this, in a single word: personalization. It... Read more »


The Weirdest Valentine’s Day Gifts

February 4, 2014    |    By +
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When it comes to gift ideas, it’s pretty hard to stump us at Gifts.com. There’s no gifting scenario that we haven’t come across, including 2013′s holiday mashup, Thanksgivukkah. So we can handle gift-related challenges. At least, so we thought. Yet after we surveyed more than 1,200 adults across America for our Gifts.com survey, we... Read more »


Survey Reveals: Valentine’s Day is a Minefield

February 3, 2014    |    By +
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Compared with the months long ramp up to Christmas, Valentine’s Day seems like a simple holiday. Yet after we surveyed more than 1,200 adults across America for our Gifts.com survey, we found that the expectations and fantasies for Valentine’s Day differ widely between men and women, leading to potential disharmony on what is supposed... Read more »


Valentine’s Day Gifts – Splurge or Save?

January 30, 2014    |    By +
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Many times, it’s not the cost of the object that counts — it’s the thought. And for Valentine’s Day, cost is certainly a factor: According to our Gifts.com survey, most people reported they won’t spend more than $50 on a Valentine’s Day gift. Still, no matter how many years you’ve been together or if... Read more »


Valentine’s Day Gifts: New Twists on Old Favorites

January 29, 2014    |    By +
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We know it’s tough to come up with new, thoughtful and romantic gifts each and every Valentine’s Day, especially if you have been with your partner for a long time. It’s a little easier the first few years of a relationship, when you can rely on the Valentine’s Day staples, such as beautiful, long... 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.