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Real Tools for Kids: A Gift Guide

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I hope you consider giving real tools for kids as a creative non-toy gift. Kids love grown-up stuff, from dressing up to helping in the garage or kitchen to just plain ol’ sawing and hammering the tar out of your scrap wood.

Don’t mess around with fake plastic-y things (unless, of course, the child is a toddler or infant. In that case please do only get the fake plastic-y things. I am NOT recommending that you give a real saw to a toddler…. use your judgment!!), as those will never scratch the itch that a kid has to do REAL work.

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Why a vacuum sealer may in fact be the greatest gift idea ever

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As you hunt for the best gift ideas for people you love, a food vacuum sealer – a shrink-wrapping kitchen accessory machine that sucks air out and seals your food in plastic – is hardly the first thing that springs to mind.

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Easy-Peasy $4 Essential Oil Reed Diffuser DIY

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There is an easy-peasy way to make a DIY essential oil reed diffuser for less than four bucks. Here is how to do it.

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Digital Gift Guide: How To Give Ebooks, Movies, & Music

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If you are looking for a Digital Gift Guide on how to give movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, subscriptions, and more, this is everything you need to know. We’ll show you how to order and present a quality digital gift.

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How to make Homeless Care Kits that ACTUALLY help

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So you want to bless the homeless or those less fortunate than you, but you don’t want your efforts to be counterproductive. What should you put in homeless care kits that will actually help a person in need?

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21 Free Dates for the Money-Saving Couple to Give Instead of Gifts

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If you’re a couple committed to saving for bigger and better things than cheap gifts, you’ll love these 21 ideas for free dates. There are many fun, creative, memorable – and free – experiences you can give to one another as a gift for those times when you’re saving, inbetween jobs, or in a financial squeeze. Read more

100 Things You Can Make While Watching TV

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Here is a big, inspirational list of things you can make while watching TV.

Turn Netflix & chill into something productive by using your crafting or hands-on skills or turn the sports game commercial breaks into an opportunity to get your body toned and flexible.

You can use these as gifts for family and friends, to sell at a craft fair, to start an Etsy shop, donate to a homeless shelter, or launch your own small business!

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DIY Gift Guide for Simple, Nifty Christmas Gifts

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Each year when Christmas season rolls around, we’ve found our list of families and individuals to whom we want to give Christmas gifts growing by several notches. This is a happy thing, because our extended family is growing as new spouses, significant others, and children are added, and new friends are being made. We love it!

But this expanded Christmas gift list does make affordable gift shopping a daunting task. One easy way to handle the task is Read more

21 Hilarious Gift Card Ideas

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You never know when you’ll need a quick DIY gift card with a sense of humor. Here are 21 hilarious gift card ideas we’ve found, for birthdays, Christmas, Mother’s/Father’s Day, and more. Enjoy! Read more

9 Cute DIY Gift Wrap Ideas

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Wrap your gifts with creativity. Here are 9 cute DIY gift wrap ideas to get you started for just about any occasion. Read more