Guru Resolution: Laugh More

January 2, 2013    |    By +
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  They say that laughter is the best medicine and I am ready to put that saying to the test in 2013. Psychology Today says that, “it lowers anxiety, boosts the immune system, and aids circulation.” All of that sounds great! So, this year is all about me seeing the bright side of life.... Read more »


Happy New Year!

January 1, 2013    |    By +
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Gifts.com wishes you a healthy, happy, and prosperous 2013. When the New Year starts, it’s a time to look forward to the future and to try to make a positive change in life. Over the next few days, you’ll get to hear about what each of our Gift Gurus resolves to do this year.... Read more »


Texting Etiquette: LOL, It’s About Time

December 31, 2012    |    By +
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We all text. It’s a part of 21st century life that is pretty much on par with say, breathing. But, there are some rules that need to be set so that people know when texting is appropriate and when it does more harm than good. The time that we spend with each other is... Read more »


The New Rules of Re-Gifting

December 28, 2012    |    By +
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The holidays are over and you have opened all of your gifts for better or worse. Now you have to decide what to do with the ones that just didn’t hit the mark this time around. We tend to feel guilty about throwing these gifts out, or selling them for money. But, what other option is... Read more »


How to Say “Thank You”? Christmas Edition

December 27, 2012    |    By +
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  So many people ask me, “what’s the proper way to thank someone for a gift?” During the holidays you actually have it pretty easy, so don’t panic. Handwritten thank you notes are the very best way to show appreciation for a gift. But in this day and age many of us don’t have... Read more »


Perfectly Romantic Pinterest Contest!

December 26, 2012    |    By +
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Win $500 for creating the most perfectly romantic Pinterest Board.

We are at it again. This time, You can win a $500 shopping spree by creating the most Perfectly Romantic Pinterest board. So, start your search for the most festive, frilly, and fabulous romantic images you can find for your chance to win. Whether you are into hearts or lace, vintage or modern, red... Read more »


A Short History of Dolls

December 26, 2012    |    By +
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Dolls have been around for millennia, with the first appearing a staggering 15,000 years ago. Since then, they have been, bought, collected and given as gifts to people of all ages for a variety of different cultural and customary reasons. Here is a short history of dolls, explaining some of the interesting and unusual... Read more »


Merry Christmas from Gifts.com

December 25, 2012    |    By +
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The big day is finally here! We hope that you, your family, and your friends enjoy sharing the holiday spirit today. Merry Christmas! From, The Gifts.com Gift Gurus         Christmas tree image from: http://gilbea.blogspot.com/2008_12_01_archive.html Merry Christmas garland from: http://lovingwallpaper.blogspot.com/2011/12/merry-christmas-banner.html Read more »


Happy Birthday Capricorn!

December 24, 2012    |    By +
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As the tenth sign, Capricorns are ambitious and reliable. They always try to get to the top, and with their conscientious and patient nature, they’ll probably make it. Their home is filled with photos of the entire family and they cannot get enough of fine art, ceramics, clocks, and watches. For their birthday celebration,... 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.