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  • Gift Guide for Men

    Good news! The Husband has started reading the blog!  Bad news?  He always guesses his Christmas gifts. Every single one, every single year. But I promised to help you out and so here are all the gifts I have given him over the years that he really seemed to enjoy!  Early next week, I will […]

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  • Shop Local on the Web

    I am a huge advocate for shopping local and supporting small businesses! Here are a few of my favorite great stores with wonderful websites full of unique gift ideas for the hard-to-buy for people on your list! Stag is my favorite men’s store in the nation.  Based in Austin, Stag launched a full website earlier […]

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  • Made in USA: Gifts from Peg and Awl

    Searching for great Made in USA gifts and stumbled onto Peg and Awl – what a great discovery! A couple, who live and work in Philadelphia, utilize discarded materials and reclaim their beauty by transforming the materials into practical, functional, interesting objects.  I am especially enamored with the waxed canvas tote bags – the shoulder […]

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  • Done by Dec One: Teenage Girl Gifts

    ” alt=”gift ideas for teenage neices daughters friends” src=”http://jamesdrygoods.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/teen-christmas-list-copy1.jpg” usemap=”#imgmap20121119144123″ width=”630″ height=”745″ /> As I mentioned last year, teenage girls can be the hardest age group to buy a gift for!  But I thought about it and it’s pretty simple…  girls like three things:  sequins, sets, and scents.  I will be posting this week for […]

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  • TCB: Mother’s Day is Coming!

    About three weeks from now, the Husband will come home from work and say, “Mother’s Day is Sunday.”  My panicked go-to for his mom’s gift is Kate Spade.  Today, I received notification from Kate Spade for Friends and Family today and tomorrow…25% off!  So I am taking care of business today.  You should too! Here […]