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Sunday, December 5, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Create a Love of Reading with Picture Books! #AbramsBooks

Reading picture books to children is one of the best ways to foster language development. It’s one of our favorite gift recommendations for kids and the perfect way to help them develop their love for reading. We’ve selected three books from Abrams Books that we really love and know that parents will love them, too!

Sunday, November 21, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Get Fit with ProsourceFit Dip Station


Fitness equipment is always high on our gift list during the holidays. With the New Year comes new health and wellness goals. With so many of us working remotely these days, home gyms are really taking off. We've been on the lookout for a simple home workout set-up requiring only body weight for direct exercises to target upper body and core, that doesn't take up a lot of space. My husband particularly wanted something to focus arm strength. ProsourceFit to the rescue! Their Dip Station is exactly what we needed. It's design allows for versatility and easy combinations for arms, core, and legs. For both size and quality, it's the perfect gift idea for the fitness lover in your life this season!

Saturday, November 20, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Weston Premium Waterproof/Snowproof Heated Gloves and Rechargeable Electric Heated Socks



This winter, give the gift of warmth with Weston Premium Waterproof/Snowproof Heated Gloves and Rechargeable Electric Heated Socks! I wish I had known about these years ago. Whether you're giving them to an outdoorsy type who likes to hunt and ski or a fellow Reynaud's sufferer like me, these gloves and socks will likely be their favorite gift of the season. Perfect for men and women alike!

Friday, November 19, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Brewster Belt Company #needlepoint #custombelts



If you're looking for an extra special gift idea this holiday season, Brewster Belt Company's hand-stitched, made-to-order needlepoint belts are in a league of their own. Whether you choose to customize one of their designs or design your own from scratch, this company works with you from start to finish to ensure that everything is perfect. We chose the National Parks Needlepoint Belt and can't say enough about the detail and quality that we received. It's absolutely gorgeous! From the top grain leather and solid brass buckle to the panoramic design with added monogram, it's really an impressive statement piece. If you're looking to  incorporate a sports-theme, college logo, hobbies, your hometown, family or more, Brewster Belt Company offers a wide range of designs to choose from. 

Thursday, November 18, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Celebrate Reading this Season with Scholastic Books!


Every year, we look for the latest and greatest children's books to fill the stockings and place under the tree. Scholastic.com never lets us down, with books for every age range and interest. This year, we've chosen five fantastic books that we know will be a hit with young readers. Check them out below!

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: KURU CHICANE Women's Hiking Shoes #footwear

As a KURU footwear fan, I'm excited to recommend KURU's CHICANE hiking shoes as a holiday gift suggestion this season! For anyone who suffers from heel, toe or back pain, receiving a pair of KURU shoes will be a game changer. The entire shoe line offers maximum heel and arch support that helps with Plantar Fasciitis, heel pain, flat feet, bone spurs, and more. My personal pick for the holidays is the KURU CHICANE women's hiking shoe for it's supreme comfort and touch of sparkle.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: 32 Degrees Women's Ultra-Light Packable Down Jacket

Our fashionistas are going to love the 32 Degrees Women's Ultra-light Packable Down Jacket this season! This jacket style is super popular right now and I'm so excited to have found such a high quality jacket at an affordable price. Whether you're buying as a gift for someone else or a 'to me-from me' gift, it's an excellent choice for both fashion and function. 

Saturday, November 13, 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. 

Friday, November 12, 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.  

Thursday, November 11, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: ThermoWorks Silicone Hotpads #heatresistant #cookware


Each holiday season we're on the hunt for quality cookware gift suggestions and ThermoWorks products always top our list! Many of you are already big fans of their spoonulas. This year we're excited to share about the ThermoWorks silicone hotpads, which outdo any trivets we've used in the past.