Category: Gift Guides

Photo Prints make great gifts! Prime users, get yours from Amazon Prints

Photo Prints make great gifts! Prime users, get yours from Amazon Prints

Thanks to Amazon for sponsoring this post and providing prizes for the giveaway! Opinions are my own. Whenever I need to come up with a gift idea for my husband for Father’s Day or my mom for Mother’s Day, Grandparent’s Day or even her birthday, the first thing I think to do is print up a lovely something with a recent photo. Photo prints are an instant treasure and make wonderful gifts for any occasion.   Did you know that you can now get your photos printed using Amazon Prints? Amazon Prime users – I have already you about the Amazon […]

Posted June 2, 2017 by Julie in Family, Gift Guides, Sponsored, / 2 Comments
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Inspiring Gift Ideas for Teachers, Nannies, or Babysitters to make them smile

Inspiring Gift Ideas for Teachers, Nannies, or Babysitters to make them smile

Gift giving season is upon us! Here are some fun ideas for gifts for your child’s teacher, nanny, or babysitter. We can’t forget these important people. Humorous Gifts for Teachers and Nannies Caring for children can be quite frustrating, and can lead to some funny stories.   Who doesn’t love a fun teacher mug?       Can’t go wrong with a coloring book for someone who colors so much with your child, right?   Relaxing Gifts for Teachers and Nannies Spa and Bath Items! I actually gave a gift set from my friends at Azalea Pine Bathworks to my son’s daycare teachers. I […]

Posted December 7, 2016 by Julie in Gift Guides, / 1 Comment
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The Best Educational Toys for Toddlers and Preschoolers

The Best Educational Toys for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Older toddlers and preschoolers are in a very special part of their lives – everything is a toy, it is always playtime, and everywhere is an opportunity to learn.  Here are some wonderful educational toys to help enrich their minds while giving their little bodies something fun to do.   Toys for Building Building toys, such as blocks, are wonderful for little minds and tiny hands. Not only do they help build motor skills, but these activities develop critical thinking as well.         Toys that are Active Toys that promote movement and an active play time are […]

Posted December 5, 2016 by Julie in Gift Guides, Parenting, TopPosts, , / 6 Comments
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Wonderful Gift Ideas that Husbands or Fathers will Love

Wonderful Gift Ideas that Husbands or Fathers will Love

Sometimes it feels like husbands (or fathers) are harder to shop for than our fellow mom friends. Do you struggle to find gift ideas for husbands or even gift ideas for your dad? Their interests can be very specific but we can still get creative and find something they may enjoy. Here are just a few fun ideas for gifts for the gentlemen in our lives. Thanks to JORD Wood Watches for sponsoring this gift guide with the lovely watch for our enjoyment and a giveaway for you! Gift Ideas for Him Jewelry or style accessories seem to be very […]

Posted November 29, 2016 by Julie in Gift Guides, Giveaways, Sponsored, / 7 Comments
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2016 Holiday Gift Guide for Everyone in Your Family

2016 Holiday Gift Guide for Everyone in Your Family

This is partially a sponsored post written by me on behalf of jxstar for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Please note that I may be compensated for sharing some items on my gift guides, but opinions and the decision to feature the items are my own! Are you ready for the holidays? I’ve been busy putting together some exciting gift guides for you this year! Yes, guides. More than one!  I’ll highlight some great goodies from all the lists here and point you to where you can see more ideas! Gift Ideas for Kids that are Unique and Individual Some […]

Posted November 14, 2016 by Julie in Gift Guides, Giveaways, Sponsored, / 7 Comments
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Awesome Stocking Stuffers for Under $15

Awesome Stocking Stuffers for Under $15

Stocking stuffers are great options because they are budget-friendly and still fun. Some of these are not quite safe for the babies and toddlers in our lives, but the older kids (and even grownups) can enjoy these gifts. Check out some of these cool gift ideas and share some of your ideas with me! Stocking Stuffers for Kids This road tape is fun for all car and train enthusiasts.  Got any doodlers in your life?  Add a little silliness to your holidays. A learning gift for inquiring minds. These race cars can go with the road tape mentioned earlier. Who […]

Posted November 11, 2016 by Julie in Gift Guides, / 6 Comments
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Special Gift Ideas that any New Mom will Love

Special Gift Ideas that any New Mom will Love

Please note that I may be compensated for sharing some items on my gift guides, but opinions and the decision to feature the items are my own!   I had my baby in the gift-giving season, so shopping for me for the holidays was just an extension of baby showers and new baby gifts.  If there is a new mom in your life who recently had a baby, here are some great gift ideas for your list. Excellent Gift Ideas for New Moms under $15 My son is still in love with this toy, and it keeps him occupied and gives […]

Posted November 9, 2016 by Julie in Gift Guides, Giveaways, / 13 Comments
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Gift Ideas for the Star Wars Fan in your Life that are Out of This World

Gift Ideas for the Star Wars Fan in your Life that are Out of This World

My husband has recently become a huge Star Wars fan, and I have joined him with a binge-watch of the original trilogy and the 7th movie.  If you have a Star Wars fan in your life, you might consider some of these gifts. I mean, if they haven’t already seen this new movie, we need to fix that, right?   Does your fan enjoy playing board games? Here are some fun ideas!       Or, let’s move off the table and onto the gaming console! My husband and I had a blast playing the , so why not the […]

Posted October 25, 2016 by Julie in Gift Guides, / 5 Comments
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Fun and Fantastic Gift Ideas for Toddlers for $25 or less

Fun and Fantastic Gift Ideas for Toddlers for $25 or less

Gift giving season is upon us! Here are some fun ideas for gifts for the silly, funny, rambunctious toddlers in your life.   Note: These were all $25 or less at the time of this post, but prices can change at any time. Fine Motor and Sorting Toys Busy books with fine motor skill practice are a total hit with toddlers! My son is obsessed with buckles currently so he would love this one:   My toddler loves loves loves shape shorter toys. We seriously have one in every room he hangs out in. I recently got him this one and […]

Posted October 24, 2016 by Julie in Gift Guides, / 11 Comments
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The Unwanted Gift Guide – What To Do With Presents You Don’t Need

The Unwanted Gift Guide – What To Do With Presents You Don’t Need

Have you noticed just how many times a year people buy you a gift? There are birthdays, anniversaries, Valentines, Christmas and other festivities. Then you may get the odd thank you gift or celebration token. No matter how well-meaning they are, people can sometimes get it wrong. Unwanted gifts can soon pile up. But it’s not just the clutter you may be worrying about. It’s how to part with something someone bought you with the best of intentions. What to do with gifts you don’t need   Giving your unwanted gift away to someone else isn’t a bad idea. However, […]

Posted August 20, 2016 by Julie in Gift Guides, Guest Posts, Sponsored, / 0 Comments
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