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Giftee Awards Guest Judges: The Nest

September 28, 2011    |    By +
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Giftee Awards Guest Judges: The Nest

We have gotten some truly stellar folks to join us in our search for the best gifts of 2011 and each week, we’ll be featuring one of them right here on the Gift Rap Blog. This week we’re featuring Giftees judge Kristine Solomon from one of our favorite sites! The Nest, the popular offshoot... Read more »


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Derby Day

May 5, 2011    |    By +
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Derby Day

Just because the royal wedding is over, doesn’t mean it’s time to put away your fancy hats. With all the news that’s been going on lately, I almost forgot one of the biggest parties in the Spring, the Kentucky Derby. Horse racing may not be everybody’s forte, but what about mint juleps and big... Read more »


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Guest Guru: Why the Brits Love Tea

January 18, 2011    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Why the Brits Love Tea

As a typical Brit, I am a huge tea fan. 165 million cups of tea are drunk every day in Britain, working out at over 60 billion cups a year! Many Brits stand by the idea that ‘a cup of tea solves everything’. There are even books, blogs, Facebook sites and tees dedicated it.... Read more »


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On the Rocks

January 13, 2011    |    By +
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On the Rocks

There are those who love to entertain and those who aspire to entertain, luckily this cocktail guide is for both types.  Both a helpful guide and a beautiful coffee table book, Vintage Cocktails is sure to inspire the mixologist within you.  It’s time to retire the cosmos and vodka tonics and embrace the Singapore... Read more »


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An Instant Cold Treat

August 24, 2010    |    By +
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An Instant Cold Treat

There’s nothing more satisfying on a hot summer day than an ice cold popsicle. It’s one of those things I loved as a kid and never grew out of. But now that my palette is a little more sophisticated, that fake cherry flavor isn’t going to cut it anymore. That’s why I’m taking things... Read more »


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Light My Fire

August 20, 2010    |    By +
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Light My Fire

Love is in the air. It has to be with so many people I know getting engaged. While engagement gifts are not a requirement, they do make a thoughtful gesture, especially if you’re close to the couple or can’t make the ceremony itself. This is a great opportunity to surprise them with something unique... 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.