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Gifts for Pet Lovers … and Their Pets

December 13, 2012

Your sister brings her dachsund everywhere. Your cousin has photos of his tabby on the mantle. Even your mother dresses the family Pekingese in quirky ensembles for special occasions. To say you have a few pet lovers in your life is a gross understatement. This year, instead of chooosing a present for the people, cater to their…

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Hot Host & Hostess Gifts

December 07, 2012

The holiday season is quickly approaching and according to etiquette maven Emily Post, showing up to a friend or family member’s house empty handed is a total no-no. Skip the standard bottle of wine/ bouquet of flowers/ box of candy — it feels impersonal– and say thanks to your host or hostess with gifts they’ll…

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Teacher gifts ideas

Best and Worst Teacher Gifts: Teachers Tell All

December 06, 2012

You’ve discovered a blank spot on your holiday shopping list—and it’s right next to the name of your child’s favorite teacher. What can you give this holiday season to show your appreciation? We asked teachers to give us a lesson in teacher gifts for the holidays. Here’s what we learned. Lesson #1: Find a present the…

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How to Plan a Holiday Cookie Exchange Party

December 04, 2012 1

Cookies are one of the best parts of the holiday season, but there are always too many delicious varieties to choose just one or two to bake. If you don’t want to spend days in the kitchen during the holidays making a dozen different varieties of cookies, there’s a simple solution—arrange a cookie exchange (sometimes called…

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