Mindful Shopping Over the Holidays

Every year I see jokes about Black Friday shopping and maxing out credit cards, but lately I’ve been noticing a trend of more mindful shopping and gift-giving. I’ve been noticing parents requesting experiences for their children instead of things (from those insistent on buying gifts), and sticking to the: something they want, something they need,…

10 Gift Cards I’d Love to Receive

Gift cards have a reputation of being a bit of an unoriginal gift. Generally they’re associated with the giver not taking time to really consider what the receiver would want, or that they waited too long to get a gift so they’re just going to the “Gift Card Mall” at the grocery store. And I…

So You’re Going to a Holiday Party: Host(ess) Gifts

With Thanksgiving on Thursday, and the holiday season officially beginning, holiday parties are getting into full swing. I don’t know about you, but I have officially reached the age where red Solo (and Hefty) cups have been replaced by wine glasses and champagne flutes; and jeans and a tee have been replaced by nice blouses…