Happy Birthday Ken!

March 13, 2012    |    By +
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Happy Birthday Ken!

On March 13, 1961 Barbie landed the ultimate blue-eyed hottie boyfriend Ken. After a brief split in 2004, Barbie and Ken have now reconciled and are living happily ever after in Malibu. It’s hard to believe Ken is 51 years old today; he doesn’t look a day over 27! I guess he’s had some... Read more »


Girls Love LEGOs!

March 12, 2012    |    By +
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Girls Love LEGOs!

  Girls love LEGOs too. I know this because my 5 year old daughter and my nieces love to play with them.  However, a barrier for girls to really “get into” playing with LEGOs has been that the blocks and building set themes have historically tended to be geared more towards the little guys.... Read more »


Don’t Forget: Daylight Saving Time is Sunday!

March 9, 2012    |    By +
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Don’t Forget: Daylight Saving Time is Sunday!

It is that time of year again where we all begrudgingly lose an hour of sleep in order to appreciate another hour of sunlight in the evening. My favorite part about turning the clocks ahead is that it means we’re that much closer to spring! Here’s a little history lesson for you. The US... Read more »


Luck O’ the Irish Guide

March 8, 2012    |    By +
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Luck O’ the Irish Guide

St. Patrick’s Day is one of my favorite holidays. It’s a day of celebration, Guinness, and fun times with family and friends. Traditionally, people do not think of St. Patrick’s Day as a gifting holiday, but as Gift Gurus we have come up with a list of luck to help you give in true... Read more »


Guest Guru: Planning for Greener Bridal Shower Gifts

March 7, 2012    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Planning for Greener Bridal Shower Gifts

Being the Queen of Green, Amity loves to share her eco-friendly tips and finds on her site Green Gifts Guide. Along with sharing her eagle-eyed finds, her site is a great resource for entertaining and being generous to people and the planet too. Since eco-weddings are such a big trend these days, we asked... Read more »


Cruising Along….Essentials for Deck Side Spring Break

March 6, 2012    |    By +
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Cruising Along….Essentials for Deck Side Spring Break

What vacation spots do you think of when you hear the words Spring Break? Probably a hot spot in Cancun, right? Wrong! We’re all about hopping on a cruise ship and I’m going to show you what they’ll need to make a splash!   #1: Swimsuits for lounging, tanning, and white-sand beach excursions. #2... Read more »


What’s in a Name…

March 5, 2012    |    By +
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What’s in a Name…

It’s Fun Facts About Names Day! Yup, there is pretty much a “Day” for anything and everything if you look hard enough! So, I came up with a few “fun” facts to share. For instance, since 1880, there are only 3 male names that have remained in the top 25 of names given to... Read more »


Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

March 2, 2012    |    By +
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Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

When you think of your favorite childhood book growing up more than likely at least one of them was written by the most famous doctor of all time, Dr. Seuss. With the upcoming new Dr. Seuss movie The Lorax just days away I thought it would be fun to give some fun facts about... Read more »


Cribsie Awards Voting is Now Open!

March 1, 2012    |    By +
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Cribsie Awards Voting is Now Open!

Ever want to know what real moms think are the best products for their babies? Are you a real mom who wants to cast your vote on those products? Here’s your chance! It’s time to vote for the 2012 Cribsie Awards hosted by top parenting sites StrollerTraffic & A-List Mom. Vote until March 16th... 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.