by guest blogger Maya Rodale, author of smart and sassy romance novels This blog is brought to you by my love of shopping...as well as my lo...
Who needs the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping? Making gifts for your family is a whole lot more fun and personal. Not to mention all the green you'll save, monetarily and environmentally speaking.
You're making your list and checking it twice, but do you know what's in the toys you're stuffing in those stockings?
In a season marked by giving, I love the idea of giving back to our community and our planet.
It's officially holiday shopping season, and you have about three weeks to find the perfect gift for everyone on your list. Here are 12 great gift ideas, in a variety of price points, for the health-conscious friend or family member in your life.
Although some kids may balk at the idea, holiday gifts need not involve toys and games that clutter your home and linger in landfills years after your children have lost interest in them. Gift giving can enrich your children's lives throughout the year.
Fa la la, it's that time of year again. The maddening weeks when you don't have a clue what to get others for the holiday. Happily, we're here to help, at least as best we can.
It wasn't even my own private number, but the one my family shared. It had a long extension cord so I could move around my room, but that was as far as I could go. Nonetheless, it was a symbol of independence. I could talk without anyone listening to my conversations. Or so I thought.
Does the holiday gift shopping season make you want to bury your head under the covers until December 26th? Well, you're not alone. But just because big box retailers get all the press doesn't mean that the only gift giving options involve the words "big screen" and "TV."
Who says you can't take it with you? This year, kids on the go have a whole host of amazing toys that can be packed easily and offer hours of fun.
Charity, like travel, is a gift that keeps on giving.
Everyone has their holiday pet peeves.
Sure, we all have too many people to shop for, but you don't need to spend a fortune to feel festive. Here are 20 fab finds under 50 bucks!
With the holiday season fast approaching, everyone is scrambling to purchase the perfect present. But fret not! Fun and education can mix and not break the bank.
I'm a cautious shopper by nature, but the holidays make me more so. As I'm not big on stuff, I tend to favor gifts people can and will use. And by "use" I mean "up," "often" or "over a lifetime."
The moment I became an aunt for the first time was the most meaningful and fulfilling time of my life. But as much as I felt this milestone had changed everything for me, no one else beyond my closest friends and family seemed to notice. No one spoke to me as an aunt.