Dec 212012
 
Best Travel Gifts for People Going to Vancouver, BC, Canada

If a friend or family member is going to Vancouver, BC, you want to give them the best travel gift ever. These gift tips range from Canadian gag gifts to practical gifts for Vancouver tourists. They’ll help you say “bon voyage” in style. Here’s a Vancouver quotation (a quip!) to write in the going-away card: “It’s

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Dec 072012
 
10 Most Expensive Gifts on Amazon - and 10 Affordable Alternatives

A diamond necklace is one of the most expensive products that Amazon sells.[/caption] Money can’t buy love, but it can buy quality. This list of the most luxurious, expensive gifts on Amazon will help you figure out what to give a loved one, because they include the alternatives you can afford to buy. You don’t

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Dec 072012
 
Gifts for People With Cancer - Don't Make Them Feel Like "Patients"

What do you give someone with cancer? These gift ideas and tips won’t make people feel like “cancer patients”, yet they encourage healing and balance. “I suspect that the most basic and powerful way to connect to another person is to listen,” writes Rachel Naomi Remen in Kitchen Table Wisdom. “Just listen.  Perhaps the most

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Dec 062012
 
Christmas Stocking Stuffers for Him and Her

Digging through a Christmas stocking stuffed with wee holiday surprises is the best part of Christmas morning! Here are a few dozen ideas for Christmas stocking stuffers for him and her, or her and her, or him and him. The Christmas stocking is almost as important as the “real” Christmas gifts under the tree. The

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Nov 272012
 
Gift Ideas for People Who Don’t Want More Stuff

What do you give someone who doesn’t have everything and yet wants nothing? These gift ideas are for people who don’t want more stuff to clutter up their homes. Like me. I know there’s a lot of stuff in this world that is interesting, beautiful, or even striking – but I don’t necessarily need to

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Nov 112012
 
Divorce Gift Ideas That Are Thoughtful and Different

These divorce gift ideas will help your friend see divorce as a beginning, not just an ending. My most popular Quips and Tips article is How to Let Go of Someone You Love - because that’s one of the hardest things we’ll ever have to do. If you know someone going through a divorce, give a gift

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Nov 092012
 
White Elephant Gift Exchange – Rules and Gift Ideas

A White Elephant Gift Exchange is the best way to jazz up a holiday party! These White Elephant rules and gift ideas are the best on the internet. This is my favourite party “game” (I hate games) because it’s full of surprises, steals, and super deals. The best gift I ever got at a White

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Oct 192012
 
8 Birthday Gifts for Women Turning 40 - From Extravagant to Easy

Here’s the best list of gifts for women facing their 40th birthday; it starts with the extravagant, and end with the easy. Vacations and Kindles are extravagant fortieth birthday gift ideas; bucket lists and digital photo collections are easy, but very thoughtful. If you know a woman turning 40, you know how important it is

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Oct 132012
 
What to Give Your Husband for Christmas - 9 Creative Gift Tips

These Christmas gift ideas for husbands are creative because they range from free passes to financial freedom. But, my favorite gifts for husbands are toys (and my husband definitely agrees!). If your husband is a wine enthusiast, read 6 Christmas Gift Ideas for Wine Lovers. These creative Christmas gift tips don’t include alcohol or food… “One

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