Whether we're doing the forgiving -- or gifting forgiveness to others -- is ultimately hard to tell. But in either case, gifting forgiveness is quite the miracle. It prepares a path for peace, happiness and rest for our souls.
As an multidisciplinary artist and teaching artist, the unique gift I can give myself and others is the opportunity to create something through artistic expression. But, we all, as humans, have the power in us to do the same. Why?
Like many December babies I worry that my birthday is marginalized by Christ's birthday. I put on a brave face, but for a guy who was all about humility, he sure makes a big deal about his birthday.
Whether you're struggling to find a road warrior the perfect gift, or you're just pondering what to snag when you return that crappy one, our guide has some of the coolest stuff for those who love the open road.
Facing a wall of malts can be very stressful. How do you find the perfect present?
Already dreading the post-holiday blues? Stave off the depression with a gift that keeps on coming, month after month.
Gifts for a cheery, fragrant, and colorful season.
So it's almost Christmas time and you're kevetching because you haven't found the right gift yet. You want to give a gift that has meaning, that isn't consumed for the sake of consumption, that didn't harm the planet in the process of its creation.
There's a lot of pressure this time of year, and it comes at us in all directions from presents to food to family. Before you barrel through it witho...
With tweens spending a reported $43 billion of their own money this year -- averaging an insane $2,000 per kid -- we need to teach our kids how to fend off aggressive marketing tactics and remind them that it is the thought, after all, that counts.
But that old saying about it's the thought that counts is not really a superficial sentiment. Gifts need to be a genuine expression of love and well thought out. They need to come from the heart, not out of a sense of obligation or duty.
Whatever you wind up stuffing in those stockings, be sure that when you're stuffing your mouths, you keep these tips in mind to keep your own holiday waste-free.
In the spirit of the season, give extra thought to giving divorced friends some special gifts that'll help them through the season. These can be little stocking stuffers that will make them smile.
To complete the drag look, a queen needs jewelry: big, sparkly jewelry to be exact. So once again find out whom your drag queen orders their jewelry from, and order a piece of two. If your favorite drag queen is new, ask around for some suggestions and place an order.
This year, set aside the generic holiday wrapping paper, and give your gifts the star treatment with DIY wrapping techniques.
Get into the holiday spirit and send some fabulous packages all tied up with strings.