Gifts From Around the World: Christmas Edition

November 21st, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in The Perfect Gift - (Comments Off on Gifts From Around the World: Christmas Edition)

Traditional gifts from around the world can add to the fun and festivities of the Christmas season. If you’re planning to incorporate this idea into your celebrations, it can be especially meaningful to give gifts from your ancestral heritage. These gift ideas and gift-giving customs can become part of your Christmases for years to come. …
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5 Nice Ways to Give a Check as a Present

November 20th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in The Perfect Gift - (Comments Off on 5 Nice Ways to Give a Check as a Present)

Gifting someone with a check can be quite generous, and it doesn’t have to be boring. Choose from five fun ways to give a check as a present to top off your generosity with a layer of creative flair. Wrap it up Don’t deny your check recipient the joy of opening a gift. Get a …
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How to Make a Personalized Calendar

November 19th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in The Perfect Gift - (Comments Off on How to Make a Personalized Calendar)

Ensure each month of the year comes with a grin with a personalized calendar. Perhaps you avoided the activity because you weren’t sure how to make a personalized calendar, but creating one has never been easier They work as gifts or for your own home..And you can have gads of fun picking out the photos! …
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10 Top Gifts for Puppy Lovers

November 18th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in The Perfect Gift - (Comments Off on 10 Top Gifts for Puppy Lovers)

Dog is man’s best friend, or so the cliche goes…and it definitely proves true in the case of your canine-obsessed friend! Choosing gifts for this pal can be difficult though, as his or her collection of puppy mugs and dog figurines is already expansive. Break the mold with one of the following adorable gifts for …
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5 New Years Eve Cocktail Recipes: Bring in the New Year

November 15th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Special Occasions - (Comments Off on 5 New Years Eve Cocktail Recipes: Bring in the New Year)

Looking for the perfect New Years Eve cocktail recipe? Try one of these delicious recipes: 1. The Classic New Orleans Cocktail – The Hurricane If you want to try an original Mardis Gras Hurricane, here are the three ingredients you need: lemon juice, passion fruit syrup and dark rum. One Cocktail: 1 oz of passion …
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5 Fun Snow Day Activities

November 14th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Special Occasions - (Comments Off on 5 Fun Snow Day Activities)

When the weather outside is frightful, your kids might not find it so delightful. It’s just too cold and snowy to go out and play. And the roads are simply not safe. The best course of action is to stay warm and cozy inside while it snows and blows outside. Your kids might be content …
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What to do With Leftover Wrapping Paper

November 13th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in How to Wrap a Present - (Comments Off on What to do With Leftover Wrapping Paper)

You’ve wrapped every gift with fabulous wrapping paper, and trimmed each with ribbon. Now, you’re staring at a few rogue scraps wondering what to do with leftover wrapping paper. Don’t throw it out! Leftover gift wrap has plenty of creative uses. Paper Chains and Baubles– Decorate your tree, your mantle, staircase or any other place …
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How to Curl a Ribbon Perfectly!

November 12th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in How to Wrap a Present - (Comments Off on How to Curl a Ribbon Perfectly!)

Every gift looks better when adorned with a perfectly curled ribbon. Problem is, the process of getting your beautiful ribbon to curl just so can be a tricky one. Make one misstep, and you’ll find yourself in the midst of a curly disaster! Fortunately, with the right tools and a willingness to give your ribbon …
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5 Unique Ways to Display Photos

November 11th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Home Accents - (Comments Off on 5 Unique Ways to Display Photos)

Looking for a way to make your favorite photographs really pop? There’s nothing wrong with a traditional frame, but when its hung on a cluttered wall or tucked into a corner on an occupied end table, even the most adorable and striking pictures can easily be overlooked. Your family members, friends, and loved ones are …
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Best Educational Christmas Gifts for Kids

November 8th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in The Perfect Gift - (Comments Off on Best Educational Christmas Gifts for Kids)

Think back to Christmases past — did you ever receive a super disappointing gift? Chances are, at least one holiday disappointment derived from a loved one’s very noble goal of turning you into a more well-rounded child. Do your best to avoid foisting such Christmas letdowns on your own children, nieces, nephews or grandchildren, but …
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