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I’ve had the idea for this post for — I’m not kidding — four years. I just wished there was a place that you could go when you needed a gift for a child of any age and get a recommendation. I don’t want a hundred recommendations, I just want just a few really good […]

The way I love to express my adoration most is through gift giving. When I’m reminded of someone when I see something, I can’t help but get it and sometimes I can’t even wait for a special occasion. So to say, putting together gift guides — especially for Mother’s Day — is an act of […]

Easter basket with a pretty blue bow on a bed

Every year, I love putting together a sweet basket of goodies for my girls to celebrate Easter. This year, it kind of snuck up on me as Easter is the Sunday after spring break, and we planned a trip over that week. Hopefully I can have their baskets ready, so we can walk into the […]

Do I need a reason to wear red and eat chocolate and shower my loved ones with gifts? No, I do not. But, do I appreciate it? Yes, I do! Chris and I keep it low-key for Valentine’s Day, gifting each other something small and indulging in a date night at home. And we love […]

What can I say, some years you got all the gifts wrapped and nestled under the tree by December 1st and some years, it’s 10 days before Christmas and you haven’t even finished shopping for your immediate family yet (guilty and also, eek!). For those of you who fall in the latter category, let’s knock […]

If you’re checking off your Christmas shopping list and need help, I’ve got you! I’ve sifted through each one of our Gift Guides, grabbed everything that’s under $50, and sorted them all here for you. From gifts for him and her to gifts for the fitness lover and techie, here are some great gift ideas […]

One of my favorite parts about the holiday season is the gift exchanges! I just love thinking of the perfect gift to give, and I’m pretty good at it, if I do say so myself. Whether it’s a Favorite Things party, a White Elephant exchange, or Secret Santa, I’ve put together a few gift ideas […]

With the holiday season upon us, it’s the perfect time to celebrate Small Business Saturday by highlighting some favorite finds from small businesses. This curated collection is more than just a list of unique Christmas gifts – it’s a tribute to the creativity and passion of small artisans. Get ready to discover these hidden gems […]

I have to admit, I often find myself scrambling at the last minute for gifts to put in Chris’s stocking, while he always seems to surprise me with the perfect little something in mine. This year, I’m getting ahead of the game and have compiled a list of stocking stuffers that cater to everyone – […]

One of our family’s favorite things to do is play games and do puzzles together, so of course, we love gifting games and puzzles!—Think cozy nights in, laughter with family, and a dash of friendly competition. I’ve hand-picked our favorite games, along with the prettiest puzzles. So grab a cup of hot cocoa, and let […]

When it comes to the digital world, I’ll admit Chris is the true gearhead between us, which is why I leaned on his tech expertise to round up the ultimate gift ideas for techies. We’ve got our hands on the latest and greatest that’ll thrill even the most hardcore gadget fans on your holiday list. […]

As a self-confessed health enthusiast, I’ve dipped my feet into just about every health, wellness, and fitness trend out there. So you bet, when it comes to gift ideas for fitness lovers, I’ve curated a list that’s spot-on for your gym-going pals, your daily jog buddies, or those friends who are always up for a […]

If you’re puzzling over what to get for the person in your life who seems to have everything already, you’re in the right place. We’ve put together a sleigh full of creative holiday gifts for someone who has everything—those unique, “why didn’t I think of that?” kind of items. This collection is all about the […]

As the holidays roll in, Chris, our in-home cook and dedicated foodie, has been hard at work, not just at the stove but also helping me compile a list of gifts for fellow food lovers. His hands-on kitchen experience has been invaluable in picking out the kind of gear that goes beyond the novelty and […]

As someone who loves inviting people into our home, whether it be for game nights or family dinners, I know my fair share about hosting. And with the gifting season upon us, I’ve got a few gift ideas up my sleeve that would be perfect for surprising that person in your life who loves throwing […]

“Alexa, it’s lamp-o-clock”— my favorite time of day. I love cozying up, lighting a candle, and spending the night in, and if you’ve got somebody on your Christmas list who knows that feeling all too well, then you might have a homebody on your hand. For that friend (or yourself) who truly appreciates the art […]

Finding the perfect gift for parents and in-laws can be, well, a journey. You want to find something that encapsulates your feelings of love and gratitude (or at least attempts to) for the ones who raised you. Whether it’s for your parents who already have everything, Nana and Pap-Pap, who’ve embraced the simple joys, or […]

Every year for Christmas, all my siblings’ names get entered into drawnames.com, and then we pull a name at random to surprise them with a gift to their family from ours. And let me tell you, these are some of my favorite gifts to give. Finding something to please everyone in the fam can be […]

Alright, who else has their pets on their holiday shopping list? Because same. It would be a shame not to wrap a gift or two for the four-legged family members who love who’ve been with us through it all. I’m here to lend a helping hand with a thoughtfully curated list of gift ideas for […]

The gift-giving season is upon us, and what could be more heartwarming than shopping for the tiniest members of our families? Our curated guide, full of gift ideas for babies, is here to help you find a gift or two that the baby you’re shopping for will love. From toys that spark developmental play to […]

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