The Best Cyber Monday Deals

November 29, 2013    |    By +
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Don’t wait in line in the freezing cold today! Instead, join the millions of savvy shoppers and get in on the Cyber Monday action. The National Retail Federation coined the term “Cyber Monday” in 2005, after noting the huge increase in Internet sales on the day that people returned to work after Thanksgiving weekend.... Read more »


Hey Black Friday! You Are Dead to Me. (Sorry About That.)

November 28, 2013    |    By +
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It is the holiday shopping season, but the words “Black Friday” don’t make me positively giddy. I love the holidays. I love finding special, memorable gifts to show those in my life how much I care. But join the road-rage filled parking lots, endless checkout lines and Hunger Games-like clamor to be among the... Read more »


Fun Thanksgiving Facts

November 28, 2013    |    By +
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After the big Thanksgiving meal, what does your family like to do? Some people watch football games. Others head to a movie theater to catch a new blockbuster, while some go for a nice long walk, crunching through the autumn leaves. I know a lot of families play board games, and my favorite is... Read more »


Decorating for Hanukkah

November 27, 2013    |    By +
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It’s Thanksgiving, no, it’s Hanukkah, nope — this year, it’s Thankgivukkah! Things are getting a little confusing around the holidays this year. Hanukkah starts tonight at sundown, so for all of you who celebrate the Festival of Lights, Happy Hanukkah! To put you in a festive mood, we have some fun DIY and easy... Read more »


One Month Until Christmas

November 25, 2013    |    By +
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I’ve been bracing myself, because this is going to be quite a week! Hanukkah starts at sundown on Wednesday (and check out our great gift suggestions for Hanukkah, if you haven’t already); Thanksgiving kicks off on Thursday (if you’ll be entertaining, try one of our terrific cranberry cocktail recipes), and then the holiday shopping... Read more »


Gifts for Sagittarius Women

November 25, 2013    |    By +
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Confident, optimistic and adventurous, the Sagittarius woman (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) is known for her outlandish sense of humor and love of faraway travels. She is always ready to embark on the next great adventure, learn something new or grow her social circle by adding friends from all walks of life. Her enthusiasm is contagious,... Read more »


Gifts for Sagittarius Men

November 24, 2013    |    By +
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For a Sagittarius man (Nov. 21-Dec. 21), life is less about the destination and more about the journey. A born searcher and wanderer, he is an intelligent thinker who continually searches for truth, beauty and wisdom. Represented by the Archer Centaur, half animal/half human intellectuals that balance idealism with restraint, the Sagittarius man wants... Read more »


Great Gifts from Aunts and Uncles

November 23, 2013    |    By +
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You want to be the favorite one, right? You want to be the cool aunt or uncle, and not get lumped in with the old biddies or bor-ing! adults. Well, part of being an awesome uncle or aunt means giving great gifts. It can be tricky to figure out just what that means, though,... Read more »


Cranberry Cocktails for Thanksgiving

November 22, 2013    |    By +
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Cranberries are an important part of the Thanksgiving meal. These tiny, sweet and tangy fruits are usually enjoyed in sauce form, complementing the star of the show: the turkey. But, I am here to tell you that cranberries can have another place on the dinner table, too, and that would be in your cocktail... 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.