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Gift Guide for the Wine-a-holic

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Cheers…it’s a holiday gift guide for the person who loves wine!

They say write what you know, so I am writing a gift guide for people who love wine.

Like myself.

Here is a list of gift ideas for anyone on your list who loves wine. Read More »

Holiday Gift Guide Parenting

2016 Holiday Gift Guide {Little Kids}

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Ideas for gifts for littler kids.


This Holiday Gift Guide was the easiest for me to put together because I have two highly-qualified panelists living in my house…a three-year-old boy and a five-year-old girl.

Every day I hear what new thing they want on their list for Santa Claus.

Here is the best of the best… Read More »

Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide 2015: For Him

Gift Guide For Him Blog

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My husband is notoriously hard to shop for and find an original gift. Sure, he has a list of things he will explicitly tell me that he wants, but I like to come up with ideas on my own.

Here are some gifts for guys that I have found in my dedicated Internet research. 

I hope that whether you’re searching for a gift for your husband, your boyfriend, your father, your grandfather, or your brother, that you will be able to find a suitable item on this list of gifts for guys.

If not, there’s always booze. And lotto tickets. Read More »

Guilty Pleasures Parenting Shopping

Amazon Lightning Toy & Game Deals: Tuesday 11/25

Amazon 11 25

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Today’s Amazon Lightning Toy/Game Deals feature lots of outdoor play items, sporting goods, and play tents.

Some highlights include a trio of water play tables that go on sale at 10:00 AM…two from Step 2 and one from Little Tikes. 

We have a Step 2 water & sand table (not one of the Lightning Deals today), and my kids played with it every single day last summer. Makes a great gift.

Also, the Bonus Deal of the Day is up to 40% off Lionel trains.

Here’s more of the best picks from today’s Lightning Deals on toys and games… Read More »

Guilty Pleasures Holiday Gift Guide Shopping

Holiday Gift Guide: Teachers

holiday gift guide teachersHaving worked in a daycare and having a bunch of friends/family who are teachers, I know a thing or two about what NOT to get for a teacher or child care provider…

Things like dolls. Or bird clocks that chirp every hour. Or how about Victoria’s Secret “Pure Seduction” body lotion?

Here is a list of eight things that ARE appropriate holiday gifts for a teacher: Read More »