Christmas

The 17 year old girl has college on her mind. She’s been filling out applications, writing essays, and embracing her senior year of high school. It won’t be long until she is in a dorm room and making a life on her own for the very first time. Gift Ideas for a 17 year old [...]

White Elephant Gifts are typically humorous ‘gag’ gifts or gifts that have been received but the recipient no longer has a use for. White Elephant is defined as a possession that is useless or troublesome, especially one that is expensive to maintain or difficult to dispose of. Supposedly, the King of Siam gifted rare albino [...]

By the time your kids hit middle school, gifts for staff are long forgotten. Most kids are embarrassed to take a gift to their teachers or principal. Gifts at this age are so not cool (according to our kids). On the flip side, gifts are unnecessary and not expected. However, the handful of gifts my [...]

Fifteen year old boys are adjusting to high school life, thinking about their future, learning to drive, and trying to enjoy their youth. Gift ideas for 15 year old boys have a wide range depending on their interests. Is the 15 year old boy in your life enjoying his youth, does he want to grow [...]

Blake asked me to make flax seed heating bags for his office staff since he is (as he said) ‘a pain in their neck’! Always the funny guy! We made flax seed heating bags for everyone in the family a few years ago and they were a big hit and definitely get used! Flax Seed [...]

I have a dilemma. A dilemma I’m sure most of you have faced at some point as well. My nephew wants money for Christmas! Although it’s an incredibly practical and useful gift, it’s just so boring to give AND receive. I need a creative way to give money! I quickly remembered giving nieces and nephews The Snowball [...]

The base of the Christmas tree is bare and beckoning gifts to cover it’s unsightly fakeness! Christmas presents are calling my name to fill the void. There has to be an order to gift wrapping and Christmas Gift Tags must be printed first. I’ve just made life easier for you with this Christmas Gift Tag [...]

Looking for gift ideas for the manly man who seems to have it all? Blake has you covered right here, right now with gift ideas the manly man may not even know he wants until he sees them! I’m pretty sneaky having Blake create a list like this for me! It serves multiple purposes. I [...]

In the case of a White Elephant Gift Exchange, gifts are typically humorous ‘gag’ gifts. White Elephant gifts are generally more humorous than useful. Why is it called White Elephant? The term White Elephant refers to a gift whose maintenance costs exceed its usefulness. White Elephant is defined as a possession that is useless or troublesome, especially one that [...]

Four gifts for Christmas has become a popular way to give. The idea is to give recipients something they want, something they need, something to wear, and something to read. It’s a great idea and has proven to be an excellent guide for us when we have bought for families that need a hand up [...]

1 2 3