Posts Tagged ‘ Man ’

Countdown to the Bowl Game

January 26, 2011    |    By +
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Countdown to the Bowl Game

As a football fan with no strong rooting interest in either conference final, I gotta say, there’s something very cool about two legendary football franchises battling out in Super Bowl XLV. With a combined 18 championships, I don’t think it gets any better (Jets fans may disagree) than watching two iconic teams battle it... Read more »


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Guest Guru: Cold Weather Must-Have

January 24, 2011    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Cold Weather Must-Have

Even us Guru’s get stumped sometimes when it comes to finding great gifts. That’s when we turn to the greatest gifting resource of all: the Gifts team, to help us solve our gifting conundrums. This week’s edition of gifting guidance comes from Raina, a product manager by day, and newly minted mother by night.... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

January 21, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

Just because the holiday season is over, doesn’t mean things have slowed down at the Gifts Headquarters. We’re busy bees prepping for Valentine’s Day and the many trade shows on the horizon where we will be scooping out the coolest gifts for 2011, so stay tuned! While we munch away on our newly acquired... Read more »


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Hot! Hot! Hot!

January 21, 2011    |    By +
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Hot! Hot! Hot!

It might be 24 degrees outside. And it seems like there has been a foot of snow on the ground for a month, but here’s one to make you feel a little bit more toasty. The just-released “The Sriracha Cookbook: 50 “Rooster Sauce” Recipes that Pack a Punch” turns up the heat with dozens... 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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Gifting News from Around the Web

January 14, 2011    |    By +
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Gifting News from Around the Web

Well we’re off for a long weekend. For those of you who have off work on Monday, Martin Luther King Day is also MLK Service Day. Help celebrate and commemorate this special today by doing some good in your neighborhood. See details HERE, on how to help out. In the meantime, enjoy the break,... 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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What’s Your Gifting Style?

January 11, 2011    |    By +
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What’s Your Gifting Style?

Everybody has a “gifting style” whether they’re aware of it or not. Your personal tastes are always a subconscious influence on the gifts you buy for others.  While the ultimate goal is to find something you think the recipient will like, a little bit of your personal style will always be a factor. So... Read more »


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Dad’s Secret Weapon: Glomate

November 8, 2010    |    By +
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Parents have tons of responsibilities.  One of my (not so) serious jobs as a dad is to run bedroom security each night. Lately, there’s been a little situation around how dark a room is allowed to be at bedtime and also, what may or may not be hiding in the room while certain children... Read more »


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Shop by the Stars

August 24, 2010    |    By +
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Shop by the Stars

We Gurus like to get creative when it comes to choosing a gift for someone. While our personality quiz is great for finding out what type of person you’re shopping for, sometimes all you have to do it look for “signs”, zodiac signs that is, when it comes to tracking down the perfect gift.... 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.