Category Archives: Gifts

The Best Non-Edible Birthday Favors Your Child Can Bring To School

Children feel proud and excited when they get to share their birthday with their school friends.  Bringing birthday treats into school is nice a tradition that encourages students to share and think of others.  When I was a student, it was … Continue reading

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What’s Washi Tape Anyways?

You might have been seeing pins or products talking about something called “washi.” What is this mystery product?  Well, let’s break it down. Washi is a style of paper that originated in Japan.  It is usually made using natural fibers … Continue reading

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How To Give The Perfect Gift

I like to think that I give pretty good gifts.  The secret is simple: look and listen. If you know you’re going to be giving someone a gift in the near future, simply open your ears and wait for them … Continue reading

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Eco-Friendly Gift Wrap: Furoshiki

I love wrapping gifts.  The precision and beauty always gives me a sense of accomplishment. On a trip to Japan a few years ago, I discovered Furoshiki, which is a traditional Japanese fabric wrapping technique used for transporting gifts or … Continue reading

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Rockabye Baby: The Best Gift For New, Hip Parents

My sister just had a baby!  Yay!  Hi, Lincoln!  Being the good sister that I am, I wanted to get Little Mr. Lincoln, my sister, and my brother-in-law a really thoughtful baby shower gift.  Running a bit short on time, I … Continue reading

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