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  • When someone loses a family member or loved one—a spouse, sibling, parent, child, or animal companion—people often give a "sympathy gift" to the grieving. Although flowers may be a kind gesture, there are many more creative and thoughtful ideas out there. Here are some suggestions.

    Gift Ideas to Give Someone Whose Loved One Died (Instead of Flowers)

    Gift Ideas to Give Someone Whose Loved One Died (Instead of Flowers)

    by Layne Holmes2

  • Buying gifts for the elderly can be hard when they seem to have everything they need or can use. You must be sensitive to their real needs, though. It is easy to assume they have everything they need or want. Here are some ideas to help you buy the right gift for the elderly loved ones in your life.

    Ideas for Choosing Gifts for Elderly People

    Ideas for Choosing Gifts for Elderly People

    by Susan Holland43

  • Do you need a gift idea that is inexpensive, delicious, and homemade? A gift in a jar is edible and made beforehand so the recipient can quickly prepare the dish. Find a few scrumptious ideas below!

    18 Ideas for Budget-Friendly Handmade Gifts in Jars

    18 Ideas for Budget-Friendly Handmade Gifts in Jars

    by Jamie Brock49

  • The month of a person's birth offers significant symbolism for that person's life and temperament. Learn about the gems, symbols, flowers, and trees associated with each month of the year.

    Birth Month Signs, Symbols, and Gift Ideas

    Birth Month Signs, Symbols, and Gift Ideas

    by monarch1391

  • Original birthday and Christmas gift ideas for teen boys who love playing sports and being active. What to get a sporty teen boy for his birthday or Christmas.

    Gifts for Sporty and Active Teen Boys

    Gifts for Sporty and Active Teen Boys

    by iZeko0

  • This article offers 10 unique and useful gift ideas for high-school graduates. Whether you're a parent, friend, or family member, this list may help inspire you to get the graduate in your life a memorable gift they'll use and appreciate.

    10 Unique and Creative Gift Ideas for High-School Graduation

    10 Unique and Creative Gift Ideas for High-School Graduation

    by Rose Clearfield18

  • Looking for a gift for that pool player in your life? You've come to the right place. Check out this guide to discover the top 10 billiards-related gifts pool players would love for Valentine's Day, Christmas, birthdays, or any occasion.

    10 Best Gifts for Pool Players

    10 Best Gifts for Pool Players

    by Angel Jennings0

  • During the Thanksgiving season, it makes sense for givers to be as grateful as their recipients. Initiating and inspiring gratitude in others is a blessed opportunity for which to give thanks.

    Five Reasons for Givers to Be Grateful

    Five Reasons for Givers to Be Grateful

    by Dora Weithers46

  • Struggling to think of useful or fun gift ideas for Secret Santa exchanges that your co-workers or relatives will actually like? Look no further. This list includes my top unisex gift recommendations under $20, plus tips about what not to give at the Secret Santa gift exchange.

    Unisex Secret Santa Gift Ideas for Under $20

    Unisex Secret Santa Gift Ideas for Under $20

    by iZeko1

  • You probably know somebody who loves the Legend of Zelda. If you want to get them an amazing, personal gift that they are going to love, you cannot go wrong with the gifts that you'll find here!

    Best Gift Ideas for Legend of Zelda Fans

    Best Gift Ideas for Legend of Zelda Fans

    by Becki Rizzuti5

  • Selecting the perfect gift for Christmas or a birthday can be challenging even when you know the person very well. Picking the perfect Christmas present for a senior - for your granny, grampa, or favorite auntie...

    Great Birthday and Christmas Gifts for Seniors

    Great Birthday and Christmas Gifts for Seniors

    by RedElf42

  • As if you needed a reason! Find some excellent reasons to give handmade gifts for any season, with some ideas for projects to give as gifts to the loved ones in your life.

    6 Best Reasons to Give Handmade Gifts

    6 Best Reasons to Give Handmade Gifts

    by Becki Rizzuti4

  • These people and things do not make the Thanksgiving list as readily as parents, friends, food, and clothing; but they deserve gratitude just as much for the many ways in which they enhance our lives.

    40 Underrated Gifts to Be Thankful For

    40 Underrated Gifts to Be Thankful For

    by Dora Weithers41

  • An article that answers the always concerning question about whether it is best to give money or presents to friends and loved ones for special occasions.

    Do Presents or Money Make the Best Gifts?

    Do Presents or Money Make the Best Gifts?

    by Sondra Rochelle0

  • I explain how to shop for meaningful gifts that appeal to people's individual tastes and needs as well as what not to do when trying to buy someone a present for a birthday or holiday.

    15 Do’s and Don’ts of Holiday Gift Giving

    15 Do’s and Don’ts of Holiday Gift Giving

    by Laura Smith1

  • Spa baskets make gift-giving easy for all occasions, especially for the holidays. Ten basic tips are offered for making unique spa baskets for women as custom gifts or for your gift basket business.

    Ten Tips for Making the Best Spa Gift Baskets

    Ten Tips for Making the Best Spa Gift Baskets

    by Janis Leslie Evans35

  • These 40th birthday gift ideas for your wife will make her feel special on her birthday. This gift list has many thoughtful ideas that will make turning 40 a day to remember.

    40th Birthday Gift Ideas for Your Wife

    40th Birthday Gift Ideas for Your Wife

    by Sadie Holloway0

  • Handmade or homemade gifts for men ideas: Dad, husband or boyfriend. Crafts to make for him for birthday, Father's Day, Valentine Day, Christmas. DIY crafts to make especially for men. Great gifts.

    60 Gifts for Men Craft Ideas

    60 Gifts for Men Craft Ideas

    by Loraine Brummer2

  • Choose a cheap white elephant gift that's completely original and fully hilarious. I've scoured the Internet and found you 20 gifts under $10 that are sure to be a big hit at this year's shindig.

    20 Funny White Elephant Gifts Under $10

    20 Funny White Elephant Gifts Under $10

    by Shay Marie1

  • If you're hunting for the best gift ideas for engineers, this article has a handful of unique suggestions that might work. We'll go through each one, offering a brief description of why it's so cool.

    5 Unique Gift Ideas for Engineers and Students

    5 Unique Gift Ideas for Engineers and Students

    by Will Henry2

  • I know how hard it is to shop for 13-year-old boys! Here's a great gift guide to get you started. It includes ideas that range from video games to sports accessories to books.

    Gift Ideas for 13-Year-Old Boys

    Gift Ideas for 13-Year-Old Boys

    by Stephanie Hicks220

  • Know a woman in your life with PTSD? Why not help her by giving her a gift that might help with her PTSD symptoms? Just your being sensitive enough to buy these types of gifts can show how much you care and help make her feel better about herself, which is always a struggle for someone with PTSD.

    15 Best Gift Ideas for Women With PTSD

    15 Best Gift Ideas for Women With PTSD

    by Teeuwynn Woodruff1

  • Travel gift ideas for women who like to travel that will make the special lady in your life swoon over just how thoughtful you are.

    10 Thoughtful Travel Gifts for Women

    10 Thoughtful Travel Gifts for Women

    by Rosheda Stephenson3

  • A list of seven things to give that are sure to be used and appreciated by even the toughest recipient—a minimalist. These gifts are universal and what most people want and use today.

    7 Sustainable Gift Ideas for the Minimalist

    7 Sustainable Gift Ideas for the Minimalist

    by Crystal2

  • Valentines Day is a time to show your other half a token of your love. Take a look at these ideas for inspiration.

    26 DIY Valentine Gifts for Him

    26 DIY Valentine Gifts for Him

    by ezzly60

  • Making a gift for a loved one, friend or even a work colleague does not need to be difficult. Being creative in gift giving does not need special skills so step this way and get some great ideas that will not break the bank and will get the creative juices flowing.

    25+ Gifts You Can Make Yourself

    25+ Gifts You Can Make Yourself

    by Suzanne Ridgeway62

  • Gift exchange themes can bring a new twist to holiday gift giving while saving time and money. In this article you'll find 75+ gift ideas and games, plus tips on how to conduct a successful gift exchange.

    75+ Gift Exchange Ideas

    75+ Gift Exchange Ideas

    by Carly Sullens27

  • This is a list of gift suggestions created by an adult tomboy. Please just consider it a place to get ideas and not a Bible. When in doubt, just ask her what she wants!

    Great Gifts for Grown-Up Tomboys

    Great Gifts for Grown-Up Tomboys

    by Kylyssa Shay11

  • Graduating from law school and taking the bar exam can be the most stressful and most exciting time in an attorney's career. The bar exam is a culmination of years of school, personal sacrifice of time and money, and rigorous studying. What better...

    Gift Suggestions for Law Grads and Bar Exam Takers

    Gift Suggestions for Law Grads and Bar Exam Takers

    by spikeyflower8

  • She's a smart, strong, unique teenager who might even call herself a feminist. What do you give this fabulous creature? These gifts will open her mind, feed her interests, and help her on her way.

    Meaningful Gifts for a Smart & Unique Teenage Girl

    Meaningful Gifts for a Smart & Unique Teenage Girl

    by Joanna Fonté7

  • From handmade wreaths to hair accessories to a lovely wrapped gift, a beautiful bow makes your project look complete. But these bows can be expensive if you buy them in a store. However, with just a few materials, this tutorial will show you how easy it is to make a fancy round bow on your own!

    How to Make a Fancy Round Bow for Wreaths or Gift Wrapping

    How to Make a Fancy Round Bow for Wreaths or Gift Wrapping

    by Donna Herron2

  • Fred Meyer is a string of hypermarket superstores. They are a great place to buy a gift card because of the variety of cards they carry. Fred Meyer has gift cards for items rangng from PetCo to Gamestop to Google Play and much more. Fred Meyer is a subsidiary of Kroger.

    Buying Gift Cards at Fred Meyer

    Buying Gift Cards at Fred Meyer

    by Teeuwynn Woodruff4

  • Teenagers can be hard to shop for, but this list of teen-approved gift ideas is here to help! Find the perfect gift for the special girl in your life with these options.

    7 Best Gift Ideas For 13-Year-Old Girls

    7 Best Gift Ideas For 13-Year-Old Girls

    by FunHouse113

  • Don't know what to give a millennial or a young adult? Look no further. Here's an awesome gift guide to 2019's coolest presents for millennial girls and guys. They may be breaking the traditions, but you don't have to break the bank to give them a super cool gift that they'll appreciate.

    15 Gift Ideas: What to Get a Millennial Girl or Guy for the Holidays

    15 Gift Ideas: What to Get a Millennial Girl or Guy for the Holidays

    by Layne Holmes0

  • If you are searching for a gift under $5 you will find an idea or two within my list. I've given many of these gifts and they were always appreciated. Give a gift and get a smile.

    50 Gift Ideas Under $5

    50 Gift Ideas Under $5

    by Linda Bilyeu133

  • Teens can be difficult to shop for, especially teen girls. This article will help you pick out a unique, trendy and interesting gift for the teenage girl on your gift list. To make the selection process easier, the gift ideas are accompanied by pictures and video reviews.

    Trendy Birthday Gifts for Teenage Girls

    Trendy Birthday Gifts for Teenage Girls

    by iZeko38

  • Dads and Grandpas can be the hardest people to buy for. The best Father's Day gifts are those that show appreciation and acknowledgement of the individual's unique character—this article shares ideas for great gifts that Dad and Grandpa will really love!

    12 Great Father's Day Gift Ideas for Retired Dads and Grandfathers

    12 Great Father's Day Gift Ideas for Retired Dads and Grandfathers

    by Cherie Scheurich0

  • Ever want to write and print a book as a gift for a special someone? Today's technology makes a print run of one possible. But is it worth it? Challenges of printing one book for a gift are reviewed.

    Print a Book for a Gift: The Challenges

    Print a Book for a Gift: The Challenges

    by Heidi Thorne10

  • Selection of tools for gifts to that special handyman Dad in your life. Variety of ideas for unusual and useful tool gifts. The recommendations you'll find here are based on personal experience!

    Six of the Best Tool Gifts for Dads

    Six of the Best Tool Gifts for Dads

    by Dan Harmon6

  • Teens are particular, and so are audiophiles. I've gathered a plethora of music-related gift suggestions that are sure to please that music-loving teenager in your life.

    Cool Gifts for Teens Who Love Music

    Cool Gifts for Teens Who Love Music

    by iZeko0

  • A guide to the top 10 travel gifts to help business travelers be more productive, comfortable, relaxed and refreshed during work trips, at prices to suit every wallet.

    10 Terrific Travel Gifts for Road Warriors

    10 Terrific Travel Gifts for Road Warriors

    by Margaret Schindel16

  • Tips on what to do with unwanted presents, how to handle "where's my gift?" conversations, and advice on how to not be a bad gift giver!

    What to Do With Unwanted Presents

    What to Do With Unwanted Presents

    by Samantha Harris26

  • If you have an adult with ADHD in your life, you know it can be a challenge to find a gift for him or her. Here are a few great gift ideas that I hope will help in finding the best gift for your ADHDer.

    Great Gift Ideas for Adults With ADHD

    Great Gift Ideas for Adults With ADHD

    by Saarith0

  • Father's Day Gift Ideas - Do you get stumped when buying a gift for the man in your life? See these creative gift ideas for Father's Day.

    Creative Gift Ideas for Men

    Creative Gift Ideas for Men

    by Marcy Goodfleisch55

  • Parents will not care a lot about what you give but the thought behind it is what will matter to them. This article includes unique gift ideas for parents.

    40 Unique Gift Ideas for Parents

    40 Unique Gift Ideas for Parents

    by Sherry Haynes2

  • Christmas is a wonderful time of year, but if, like me, you struggle to think of cool Christmas gift ideas for men, here are 10 great gifts that are bound to please any man.

    Top 10 Christmas Gift Ideas for Him 2018

    Top 10 Christmas Gift Ideas for Him 2018

    by David10

  • 100 unique and handy ideas for filling up your Advent calendars. Suggestions and inspiration on small and thoughtful gifts that can be enjoyed by all the family: adults as well as kids.

    100 Ideas for Advent Calendar Fillers

    100 Ideas for Advent Calendar Fillers

    by Marie11

  • Shortly after my birth in a city outside Tokyo, I was given a beautiful decorated paddle inside an elaborate display case. Only just now have I looked into the meaning, history, and tradition behind it. It happens to be quite fascinating!

    The Hagoita: A Traditional Gift for Japanese Baby Girls

    The Hagoita: A Traditional Gift for Japanese Baby Girls

    by Simone Haruko Smith14

  • Thoughtful and trendy Mother’s Day gift ideas. A list of practical and original gifts that are perfect for moms, wives, sisters or just about any woman in your life.

    Mother’s Day Gifts That Won’t Disappoint

    Mother’s Day Gifts That Won’t Disappoint

    by iZeko7

  • This hasn't been the easiest time for liberal, Democratic, free-thinking moms to handle their roles as mothers, possible breadwinners, and partners. Whether it's a holiday like Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Mother's Day, her birthday, or just because, these 15 gifts for mom are great ideas.

    15 Holiday Gift Ideas for Liberal, Feminist Moms

    15 Holiday Gift Ideas for Liberal, Feminist Moms

    by Teeuwynn Woodruff0

  • This art gift guide, drawn up by a professional artist, makes finding the perfect gift for artists easy. It takes the guesswork out of choosing. There are basic starter art materials and art equipment for beginner artists and sumptuously luxurious gifts for more advanced students or professionals.

    5 Best Gifts for Painters and Artists

    5 Best Gifts for Painters and Artists

    by Les Trois Chenes6

  • If you are searching for a thoughtful gift for an elderly family member or friend, here are a number of ideas to inspire you.

    Useful Gift Ideas for the Elderly

    Useful Gift Ideas for the Elderly

    by Christine Mulberry10

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