It’s the season of giving. Big, small, lavish, or just right, it’s the time when we all have a gift to give. I love to give this particular cheap and easy Christmas gift to neighbors and friends, and it will also work as a hostess or teacher/bus driver/office gift. The best part? It takes five minutes and can be put together for under five dollars (hello, dollar store). Of course, you can make it as nice as you want, so get on it. Check out the five minute five dollar Christmas gift:Continue reading
I’m always hunting for fantastic gift wrapping finds to wrap and present my gifts in a special way. One of my favorite spots is the gift wrap aisle in Hobby Lobby. I always find great options for any type of gift or basket. Like these:Continue reading
Don’t send your Thanksgiving hostess gifts out without a swanky tag, and you don’t have to buy one either! Get creative and MAKE one. Yes, you – get a little creative and design your own original tag for your Thanksgiving hostess gifts to make them extra special on the big day!Continue reading
I’m trying to be better about saying thanks. From the tiny instances of someone holding the door to the bigger moments in the past of thanking my mom for being such an amazing force in my life. There’s something about gratitude that forces you to be mindful, isn’t there? Then there’s the whole having an “attitude of gratitude” thing that has real merit. When you decide to really live in gratitude, everything has the potential to change. In fact, by literally writing down one little (or big) thing I’m grateful for every day, I’m able to take a step back and really ground down into my life and appreciate everything in it. This got me thinking of how to express gratitude to others in meaningful (but easy!) ways. Here are 5 quick and easy thank you gifts to express your gratitude to someone.Continue reading
There is no greater feat than holding a Thanksgiving (or any holiday) gathering of family at your house. And it’s even better if it’s at someone else’s house. You should definitely be up for showing major gratitude to the host. After all, between family spats, weird relatives, and the ones who just won’t leave – it’s a duty that few volunteer for. This year, bring a Thanksgiving hostess gift to show your gratitude (so that maybe they’ll continue to host and you won’t have to).Continue reading
Pops. Papa. Granddaddy. No matter what you call your Granddad, you love him and want to show him by getting him the best gift ever. This is easier said than done. Like, really tough. Just like Dad, he’s easy to please and wants nothing but your time. Still, you want to get him something, right? Here are a few fantastic options when thinking of gift ideas for granddad:Continue reading
There is so much joy in giving the perfect gift. Selecting something great, packaging it in a memorable way, then enjoying the look on their face when it’s given. I truly enjoy giving thoughtful gifts to people. Still, there are a few situations that have made me wince. Thankfully, there is also some great advice on gift giving etiquette out there to keep giving, and receiving, from becoming an awkward experience.Continue reading
She’s the one. She’s always there when you need her. She always shows with chocolate. She laughs at your dumb jokes and joins you for Netflix binges. She’s irreplaceable, so show her! Grab one of these great gifts for your best friend and let her know exactly how you feel.