Thursday, December 8, 2016

12 Days - My Holiday Traditions

There are things I look forward to every year during this time of year. There is a comfort in traditions, especially if you are parted from loved ones. 
            Here are some of my favorite traditions :
                    The Day After Thanksgiving

My family never participated in the Black  Friday Madness but we always: 
                          Put Up Our Christmas Tree:

Visit The Hallmark Store For a New Ornament

In the past few years I added another post Thanksgiving tradition, I visit Cost Plus World Market for their yearly giveaway:

In the past they have given away limited edition ornaments, the past few years however the have given Downton Abbey Coffee mugs. I'm Excited to see what this years giveaway is.

                                  Seasonal Musts

I also look forward to seeing a version of The Nutcracker during the holidays and maybe even adding another one to my collection:

Movie Marathons

Like during Halloween when I binge on scary movies, I love watching Holiday films as well. The Saturday after Thanksgiving is one of my favorite days to see a few films, as well as Christmas Eve.
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Wednesday, December 7, 2016

12 Days - Santa Baby! My Holiday Wishlist


I love making holiday wish lists!  It reminds me of  my younger days spent carrying around the Toys R Us holiday toy book and writing letters to Santa. Here is what I'm wishing for this Christmas:

                                       Attack On Titan

I continue to be obssessed with this manga. There is a wonderful new anthology and manga series being released this month and I can't wait to get them both.


Though I usually only get the Lego Advent calendars, this year I became a huge fan of the Freemaker Adventures TV show. I'm looking forward to getting the Blue Ray  of the first season and these Lego sets:

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

12 Days- Gift Giving At Your Fingertips

Every year I hear the same complaints from my clients : " I'm so behind on my shopping", " I don't know what to get...",  "I'm So Stressed out!!"
So this year I wanted to share some tips on things that you can do right now to ease your gift giving.
Gift Cards

I know everyone knows about gift cards but do you know that you can email them to arrive on a specific date? Or give them to people on Facebook? 
Last year I did a gift swap and received my gifts as e-cards to my favorite store: Target! It was so easy to redeem and I got so much more from my card since I used it the day after Christmas. Here are some cute designs Target has on their cards:

                                              Loot Crate

This crate is a perfect gift for families or individuals who love pop culture items. Here are some sample crates:

Help your loved ones start off the new year right with a monthly subscription to healthy snacks.

Birchbox has boxes for both men and women. Their boxes have wonderful self care items:

Hope this helps you with your gift giving needs!