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Friday, October 22, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Osmo Little Genius Starter Kit #educationalgifts #braindevelopment #STEM


The Osmo Little Genius Starter Kit is one of the most exciting gift suggestions of the season for young kids! If you're looking for an option that allows your little ones to engage in screen time in a way that supports brain development and education, you're going to be impressed with this kit. With four different activities to choose from and more add-ons to purchase if you'd like, it's a super fun bundle that will keep kids entertained for quite some time. Between creating shapes and letters, following picture cues to dress characters, and moving them through ready-made stories, there's so much to do and learn. Set up on your iPad or Fire is super clear and it only takes minutes to download the apps and get started. We expect this kit to be a super popular item under the tree this year.

Thursday, October 21, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Alpha Grillers Heavy Duty BBQ Grill Set #grillninja #gourmetgifts


If you have a grill master in the family, or a grill novice for that matter, you're going to want to put the Alpha Grillers HeavyDuty BBQ Grill Set on your shopping gift list this year! This high end set offers a quality we haven't seen in other brands. The utensils are noticeably weighty, so you can tell they're going to last. No more need to mess with grillware that will be tossed after a year or two! The biggest selling point for us is the fact that Alpha Grillers offers a lifetime guarantee on their products, so we feel very confident that our purchase will stand the test of time. 

Sunday, October 17, 2021

Hallmark Channel Original Premiere of "You, Me & The Christmas Trees" on Friday, Oct 22nd at 8pm/7c! #CountdowntoChristmas


Grab your cookies and cocoa and snuggle up on the coach because it's time for Hallmark Channel's holiday movies! Nothing brings on the holiday spirit more than 'Countdown to Christmas' traditions for us, and we're so excited that it's starting in October with FORTY-ONE new movies! You read that right, Hallmark has really upped their game this year, with 41 all new original movies premiering on Hallmark Channel and on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. We're extra excited for the You, Me, & the Christmas Trees, which premieres this Friday, October 22nd at 8pm/7c. Check out the sneak peek below!


2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Wine Insiders Warm Climate Wines 6-Bottle Set #winelovers


Whether you're ordering a gourmet gift for the wine lovers in your life, or getting ready to host a festive event, Wine Insiders is one of our favorite online shops for the holidays. They offer a vast selection of wines that never disappoint and quick shipping that makes holiday gift-giving a breeze! The price point is always a deal and each wine provides a detailed description to help you choose the perfect bottle. If that isn't enough to start filling your cart, Wine Insiders also partners with celebrity foodies Martha Stewart, Ludo Lefebvre, and Geoffrey Zakarian. That's a pretty major stamp of approval in our book. This year, our top pick is the Warm Climate Wines Half-Case from Wine Insiders 6-bottle Wine Set. The mix of fruity and full-bodied whites and reds pair nicely with any holiday meal and each glass brings on warm summer vibes. 

Saturday, October 16, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Groove Life Silicone Rings and Belt #fashionmeetsfunction


Give the gift of fashion and function this year with Groove Life! Groove Life specializes in belts, rings, and watch bands that are made to last and let you express your style at the same time. With silicone rings more popular than ever and new belts being somewhat of a tradition in our family for the holidays, we're excited to share about three gift suggestions that Groove Life has taken to another level.  

Friday, October 15, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Merry Blissmas with eCreamery! #gourmetgifts #foodies



What's the sweetest gift you can give this holiday season? eCreamery's Countdown to Christmas 12 Pints of Ice Cream and 24 Cookies! This decadent gift will certainly make for a fun and festive way to countdown to the merriest day of the year. If the name sounds familiar to you it's because eCreamery has been featured on shows nationwide like ABC’s Shark Tank and Oprah, and in media outlets including The New York Times, Martha Stewart Living, Everyday with Rachael Ray, Esquire, ESPN and more. And for good reason...their ice cream is among the best in the country! Check out the 12 Pints of Ice Cream and Cookies package that will put a smile on any foodie's face.

Monday, October 11, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Smart Felt Toys #educationalgifts #languagedevelopment


Each holiday season, we search for high quality educational gift recommendations for kids and this year we've found a really special item which parents, educators and therapists are going to absolutely love. The My Little House interactive felt playset offers hours of creative play while easily targeting a myriad of language skills. It's no surprise it was developed by a speech-language pathologist with over 30 years of experience! Use it flat or velcro the pieces together to transform it into a 3-D house, ready for imaginative play. Little ones are going to be so excited to open this up during the holidays.

Sunday, October 3, 2021

2021 Gift Guide: Heat Holders Hats and Socks for the Holidays! #thermal #Raynauds


Give the gift of warmth this season with Heat Holders thermal hats and socks! Everyone loves opening a cozy gift during the holidays and Heat Holders is as cozy as it gets with their high performance thermal hats and socks that are up to 7x warmer than regular cotton socks. Not only are Heat Holders super warm and comfortable for both men and women, the designs are stylish, too. We've paired the Women's Solna Hat and Men's Ribbed Roll Up Hat with the Lite and Ultra Lite thermal socks for the perfect gift sets. Check them out below!

Saturday, October 2, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: The Lazy One Boxer Brief and Sock Set #giftsforhim

Sock and underwear gifts are a tradition for many families during the holidays. If you like a little fun and laughter in your gift-giving, Lazy One has some of the best designs we've seen this year. The Mens Boxer Brief collection has so many hilarious options, we found it hard to choose between them all. We finally settled on the Don't Wake the Bear boxer briefs and matching socks for the men in our family. Our package arrived quickly and we were really impressed with the quality of the material. We have to say, both the boxer briefs and the socks are pretty darn cute! 

Friday, October 1, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Bean Box Coffee Sampler #coffeelovers #gourmetgifts

Tis the season for holiday gift-giving! If your family is filled with coffee lovers like ours, you're in need of the perfect gourmet coffee gift and we've found a decadent one for you. The Bean Box Coffee Sampler doesn't disappoint! It includes a four-coffee tour of favorite artisan roasts, with an option to order as a single set for one-time delivery or as a subscription throughout the year. We especially love that Bean Box guarantees freshness, so you can rest assured that you're sending a quality gift.