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9 Things You Didn’t Know About Shopping for Men

November 6, 2013    |    By +
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I’ve got good news: Men aren’t nearly as hard to shop for as we thought. A lot of you are probably out there feeling anxious about what to get your dad, your husband or boyfriend, maybe even your brother. That’s because we think that men know exactly what gifts they want but aren’t sharing... Read more »


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How to Choose a Host or Hostess Gift

November 5, 2013    |    By +
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Fall is a time for fun gatherings and get-togethers, and with football season, Thanksgiving, Hanukkah and Christmas, there is no shortage of happy events to attend. Your sparkling personality and witty conversation will help get you repeat invitations, but if you want to guarantee that you are invited back, bring a thoughtful host or... Read more »


What is Día de los Muertos?

November 1, 2013    |    By +
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Día de los Muertos is a 3,000-year-old Aztec and Mexican holiday that falls on Nov. 1 and 2, where friends and family honor the deceased and welcome the temporary return of their spirits. Día de los Muertos is celebrated in connection with the Catholic holidays All Saints’ Day (which falls on Nov. 1, and... Read more »


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Mustaches in November

October 30, 2013    |    By +
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Things are about to get hairy around here. When they do, you can thank the Australians. Back in 2003, when facial hair was still distinctly on the outs, two guys in Melbourne had an idea. They would bring back the moustache (spelled mustache in the U.S.) and raise awareness for all the mens’ health... Read more »


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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Great Gifts for 16-Year-Old Boys

October 22, 2013    |    By +
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I like to think that I still have it. For example, while listening to an Imagine Dragons song the other day, my 10-year-old daughter nearly fell out of her seat belt when she realized I knew the lyrics. I didn’t miss an episode of “Breaking Bad” and I rock a fedora. But when it... Read more »


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Gifts for Baseball Lovers

October 21, 2013    |    By +
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When I got an invitation to a World Series party recently, I immediately RSVP’d an enthusiastic “yes!” because I love a good party! It was only afterward that I realized I don’t know very much about baseball, let alone the World Series. If you’re sports-challenged like I am, here is some background to help... Read more »


Think Pink! Gifts to Help Breast Cancer Patients Fight the Fight

October 21, 2013    |    By +
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Let’s state the obvious: breast cancer sucks. An estimated one in eight women will hear the diagnosis of breast cancer during their lifetime. Fortunately, thanks to advances in early detection and treatments, the U.S. is now home to more than 2.6 million rock star SURVIVORS. Woo hoo! And they didn’t beat this deadly disease... 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 »


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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.