21 History Buff Gift Ideas, By A History Geek

By a History Geek

I’ll admit it – I’m a history geek. And these history buff gift ideas are exciting to me.

Note I don’t say I’m a history buff, because I forget at least half of what I read. But I’m happy to confess that I really enjoy history, whether it’s reading a biography that could double as a paperweight, watching a costume dramas set in a bygone era, or playing a history trivia game. So I think I might have an inside scoop on some great gift ideas for history enthusiasts if you’re in need of a few suggestions. Continue reading

Helios Smart Handlebars

Helios Bike Handlebars

Helios Smart Handle Bars and Smart Phone Integration








Smart Handlebars

With Bluetooth and GPS integration that gives your bike speedometer, turn signals, headlight and proximity sensitivity that will turn on the lights as you approach your sweet ride. There are a number of settings you can access through your phone including changing the color of the LED lights in the rear facing bars.
Helios Smart Handle BarsHelios Smart Handle Bars
They are available in pre-order after coming through very successfully a kickstarter fundraiser for the project. They can be fitted to most any bike, and would be a great gift for any avid cyclist. The simple beauty of the design, and the lack of goofy wires make this a unique and beautiful gift option.

Backyard Bird Feeder Gifts

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Backyard Bird Feeder: A Gift for the Whole Neighborhood

Like some of you, birds were one of my first gateways into nature. I’d sit for hours in the window seat, watching them snatch insects off the ground, pull seed from the bird feeder and sing songs to each other in the branches of near by trees. Bird watching is a wonderful pass time and a bird feeder in the backyard is a gift for all ages that is always available, no matter what your Continue reading

5 Gift Ideas for Baseball Season

Baseball season has officially begun, and Northwest Gifts has you covered with the perfect gift for a baseball fan. Here are 5 great gift ideas for baseball season:

Baseball Card SignBaseball Card Sign

Every baseball card collector knows this fear, even if it’s never actually happened to you: “I used to be a millionaire, until my mom threw out my baseball cards.” Great gift idea for the baseball card collector.

Personalized Baseball Pub Plaque10th Inning Baseball Pub Sign

Made in the USA from furniture grade wood, personalized with the name of your choice, and featuring a baseball diamond design with a 3-dimensional relief of a ball and glove, with classic sports lettering, this Man Cave plaque is the perfect personalized gift idea for a baseball fan.

Personalized Baseball Wall Decor SignBaseball Fan Cave Sign Personalized

Fan Cave sign for your MLB fan’s cave. Personalized, green and yellow colors with collegiate lettering, this nifty sign reads, “YOUR NAME’s FAN CAVE – Authorized Personnel Only – Cold Drinks – Good Snacks – Great Friends – Game On! – WELCOME”

Baseball Collectible Display CaseBaseball Collector Display Case

For the baseball fan with a collection of prized baseballs, home run balls, or autographed balls, our unique home-plate shaped baseball display, which holds 12 baseballs in its foam-core interior, framed in solid oak wood in your choice of Honey Oak, Dark Walnut, or Cherry finish stain.

Baseball Baby Shower Gift IdeaBaseball Baby Blanket

Got a baseball-themed baby shower coming up? Know a little one with a baseball-loving dad? Give them a great baseball-themed snuggle time with this minky plush Baseball Baby Blanket, shaped and designed like a baseball complete with red stitching.