Posts Tagged ‘ Eco-Friendly ’

Guest Guru: Angela Ishmael of Swanky Moms

August 11, 2011    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Angela Ishmael of Swanky Moms

Angela is the Community Manager of SwankyMoms.com. When she’s not busy blogging, you will find her hand in hand with her husband teaching kids in the slums of Nairobi or building homes in the hills of Mexico. Angela and her husband are expecting their first baby girl this fall! It will be their greatest... Read more »


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Guest Guru: Julie Seguss of Inhabitots

August 5, 2011    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Julie Seguss of Inhabitots

Julie Seguss has been covering toys and kids products for the last nine years, and was even a former Gifts.com Gift Guru. Currently, Julie is the managing editor of Inhabitots, a parenting blog that focuses on green design for kids and babies. She is also a former Parents magazine editor and the interim Pregnancy... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

July 8, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

This week blew by, and made us all wish that four day work weeks were the norm. After the last fireworks were launched we were back in the gifting game. We even settled into our new headquarters , which incidentally, is right near a food truck that sells only Ice Cream sandwiches! Yes, we’re... Read more »


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Tarte for True Blood

June 27, 2011    |    By +
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Tarte for True Blood

Last night marked the return of everyone’s favorite blood-thirsty soap opera, True Blood. Now in its fourth season, the HBO Series continues to shock, alarm, tantalize and keep fans coming back for more. Just in time for the show’s return on air, Tarte Cosmetics teamed up with True Blood’s very own make-up artist to... Read more »


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Summer Casual Made Simple

June 3, 2011    |    By +
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Summer Casual Made Simple

It’s post-Memorial Day, so it’s time to start rotating in some of the summer wardrobe staples. There’s a lot of go-to summer gear which has been collecting dust for months, but now is the perfect time to break out the ‘ole reliables and possibly refresh with some new stuff. One staple every guy should... Read more »


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Eco for Everyone

April 21, 2011    |    By +
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Eco for Everyone

Earth Day is only one day away and while it still is a holiday that comes only one day a year, its message is something that should be celebrated year round. So what does it mean to celebrate Earth Day anyway? Does it mean you plant a tree? Bike to work? Start a compost... Read more »


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Earth Day: Green Silence

April 19, 2011    |    By +
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Earth Day: Green Silence

“Going green” is, in large part, about both producers AND consumers making responsible decisions that lead having a lesser impact on the earth and its resources. Last year, Brooks, the running shoe and apparel company, introduced the “Green Silence”. Their goal with the Green Silence was to produce a high performance running shoe that... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

April 15, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

You did it! You made it through another week. I knew you could do it. Spring weather is finally here and that can only mean one thing: Ice Cream. With Easter and Mother’s Day drawing ever so near, we’ve been busy bees churning out our exclusive guides and gift picks for all your spring... Read more »


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Guest Guru: Recycling Christmas

December 27, 2010    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Recycling Christmas

Now that Christmas is over, what do you with the tree and all the other decorations and trimmings from the holidays? Instead of throwing everything away, here’s a complete guide of how to recycle everything from your tree, decorations, and even all those Christmas cards. Have yourself a very Eco-Christmas. Christmas Trees Over 33... Read more »


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It’s Not Re-Gifted, IT’S RECYCLED

November 12, 2010    |    By +
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It’s Not Re-Gifted, IT’S RECYCLED

Recycled Gifts have come a long way since those bags made out of candy wrappers.  Those looking for something that’s both stylish and eco-friendly no longer have to sacrifice one for the other.  As a lover of all things eco and vintage, I do understand that not everyone likes the idea of buying something... 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.