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Mother's Day Gift Basket When I was a child, my parents had a picture of my sister and me in a small frame that looked almost like a photograph, but something about it was different. I learned years later that it was a hand painting of a photo taken of us, which they called a "miniature." Color and digital photos will eventually fade away. But paintings seem to last forever. There are surprisingly many websites that provide the skills of...
I've recently been treated to a 50th gift - as in a 50th birthday present of a prostate exam - and my wife was complaining that it’s tough to figure out a gift for someone of my age. Her rationale was that, by this time in life, you have most everything you want, so it’s hard to come up with ideas. Fearing that she would find her way to another gift like the aforementioned prostate exam, I decided to write...
Traditionally, there are particular gifts given to represent the current year of marriage being celebrated and these are called traditional anniversary gifts. These gift choices, however, are not always appropriate or suitable to give. As an alternative to the traditional anniversary gift list, there is also a modern anniversary gift list to make a selection from. These modern gift choices still keep in the tradition of giving a symbolic gift for each anniversary year celebrated. Looking for some wedding anniversary...
Gift Baskets Toronto For the man or woman who has everything, assembling a basket with an assortment of items they like might be one solution. Getting to know the gourmet section of your grocery store can be a fantastic resource in this case. If you know that person’s favourite flavour, try gathering a gourmet basket of anything in that vein; for the lemon-head in your life, a selection of lemon cookies, candies, organic lemonade with some whole fresh lemons would...
Valentine's Day and Anniversaries mark two of the most romantic dates on the calender for lovers, couples, husbands and wives. Gifts should be romantic and unique. Gifts that are personalized means you went the extra distance to have a gift created that is unique to the both of you. Personal Creations Anniversary and Valentine Gifts Heart in Sand Framed Print- Framed picture of a heart drawn in the sand with both your names in it. Boxers and Cheer Shorts- Cute...
The list of possible gifts for preschoolers is almost inexhaustible. This article suggests some great gift ideas for the preschooler age group, for three-year-old children for Christmas, birthday or any special occasion. Guide to Buying Toys for a 3-year-old Preschooler Three-year-old children are generally interested in a wide range of toys and will play with both toys for boys and girls. Often by this age children will have developed preferences for certain types of toys, these may be gendered specific...
You can create your own customized spa gift baskets that will appeal to everyone. You will need to decide what will be the theme of your gift baskets. You can choose a theme based on scent, unscented, masculine or feminine, hand and foot, bath, shower, romantic, children, massage, teen, cleansing, color, natural or organic products. What To Put In Spa Gift Baskets Typical items that can be placed in bath and body works gift baskets include massage oils, body cleanse...
Finding the right gift for the right person can sometimes be a major headache. Those looking for gifts with a difference could consider giving Christmas hampers or gift baskets. These can either be purchased from stores or made at home. What kinds of options are available? Christmas Themed Hampers and Gift Baskets Some hampers and baskets are specially designed for the Christmas season. The contents of this kind of gift could, for example, include traditional foods and wines for the...
Paper anniversary gifts are the traditional first anniversary gifts for men. Although it may seem like the paper anniversary is old-fashioned or limited to personalized stationary, there are several anniversary gift ideas that can fit the paper category with a little creativity. One-Year Anniversary Gifts for Men Gift ideas for men can include many items for the business professional or his home office. Unique gifts for men can include a customized business card set or engraved business card holder. Business...
Celebrating a wedding anniversary is a special and romantic time for couples. Many couples choose to give an anniversary gift to show the love and appreciation they have for their partner. Family and friends may also choose to give a gift to the couple, particularly to celebrate and acknowledge a milestone anniversary. A great gift idea is to give a modern version of the traditional anniversary gift. 1st to 10th Year Modern Anniversary Gift Ideas 1st Year Anniversary: Clock 2nd...