“Just Because” Gifts Spread Kindness Like Confetti

“Just Because” gifts are given…just because!  Just because you are grateful that someone is in your life…just because you know someone is going through a tough time…just because you want to brighten someone’s day. Unlike Christmas or birthday gifts, “Just Because” gifts arrive without much fanfare. In fact, they are completely unexpected. Because the reason for giving […]

Lisa’s Top Seven Ways to Make that Generic Gift Card More Special

HEY!  You there with the gift card in your hand! Please tell me you are not going to just put it in an envelope and sign your name. Please! I know you’re busy. I know you have lots of people to buy gifts for. I know there’s a good chance that you have no idea […]

Make Your Teen Feel Special: High School Survival Basket

Do you remember how excited you were to start high school?  The thrill of having your very own locker!  Choosing your electives!   Finding out the name of the cute boy who sat behind you in English class (in my case, his name was Richie Levy).   I was reminded of those days when my friend, […]

Valentine’s Day: Heartburn or Heartfelt?

It’s February 1st, which in my book, means it’s time to start thinking about Valentine’s Day. As much as I love the holidays, it’s not much fun anticipating the next one until I’ve wrapped up the previous one…which is another way to say, that by January 31st, I’ve finally managed to put away all the […]