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Happy 4th of July from Gifts.com

July 4, 2013    |    By +
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It’s hard to believe that 237 years ago the United States declared independence from the United Kingdom. That is a pretty long time ago. But, the holiday was always celebrated with lots of fireworks which is a tradition that has gotten more explosive and expensive each year since. Just think about all of the... Read more »


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7 Flag Themed Gifts for Flag Day

June 14, 2013    |    By +
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Today we celebrate the day that our flag became the official symbol of the USA back in 1777. That’s 236 years ago! That’s older than the White House (1800), older than electricity as we know it (1831) and older than jeans (1873). There’s no denying that the flag is part of who we are... Read more »


Ultimate Memorial Day To-Do List

May 25, 2013    |    By +
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Happy Memorial Day from the Gift Gurus at Gifts.com. Memorial Day conjures visions of firing up the grill, backyard games, beach days, and families spending time together enjoying the hot weather that we missed all winter. The heat also makes it the official kick off to summer, even if summer doesn’t start for a... Read more »


Host Gifts for the 4th of July for Every Budget

July 3, 2012    |    By +
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Host Gifts for the 4th of July for Every Budget

Heading to a BBQ or fireworks viewing party this Wednesday? You don’t want to forget to add your own signature to the event by thanking your hosts for inviting you with a gift. Showing up with a gift lets the host know that you are happy to be spending the holiday with them &... Read more »


4th of July: Guru Style

June 29, 2012    |    By +
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4th of July: Guru Style

We take celebrating our nation’s independence seriously and like to make it seriously fun even when we’re off the clock! So we wanted to share with our loyal readers some of our favorite things about the 4th (fireworks and Declaration of Independence and products that make them even better. I think we all agree... Read more »


Gifting News from Around the Web

May 27, 2011    |    By +
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If you’re still reading this and haven’t left your office yet or still checking some last minute emails, take my advice, step away from the computer and get outta there! Today kicks off the long Memorial Day weekend. That means BBQ’s, beaches, and whatever else begins with a B. It’s finally starting to feel... Read more »


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Memorial Day Weekend: Fun in the Sun

May 25, 2011    |    By +
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As the official kick-off to summer draws near, people are making their last minute Memorial Day plans for the long weekend. While the original intention of the holiday is to honor fallen soldiers, it’s become more of a symbol of celebrating the American way of life. Whether that’s flocking to the beach, roasting hot... 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!"

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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.