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What Do You Want For Christmas?

Have you ever tried telling a family member, spouse or friends what you wanted for Christmas without being blunt about it? Well, I have a few ways that you can let everyone know what you’d […]

12/05/2012

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The Gift Cards People Want Most

A gift-card exchange site called GiftCardRescue.com asked people what cards they wanted most as holiday gifts.  And according to their survey, McDonald’s came in THIRD.  Here are the 10 most-popular gift cards for this holiday […]

12/05/2012

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Very KOOL Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts

Still shuffling for that last-minute gift for mom? I’ve got you covered with some great ideas to make Mom’s Day a great one!

05/13/2012

The Five Strangest Christmas Traditions

[sponsored] The best thing about the holidays are the traditions.  But not all traditions are created equal.  Here are five of the STRANGEST Christmas traditions from around the world.

12/16/2011

Four Ways to Make the Holidays More Affordable

[sponsored] December can be one of the most expensive months of the year, for obvious reasons.  So “Real Simple” magazine has a list of ways to make the holidays more affordable.  Here are the top […]

12/15/2011

What’s The “In” Gift For 2011?

[sponsored] Every year, there is one item that blows all the others out of the water at Christmas.  The HOT toy.  The IN gift.  In the 1980′s, there were Cabbage Patch Kids.  In the 1990′s, […]

12/14/2011

A KOOL Christmas Quiz!

[sponsored] If you like the holidays, take the quiz and see how you do! 1. What is the longest-running Christmas special on U.S. network television: A Charlie Brown Christmas, Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer, or How […]

12/09/2011

Out of 500 Couples, the Number That Say Men Take the Lead on Holiday Shopping is . . . Zero!

[sponsored] This sounds about right. Do you know any families where the husband takes control of the Christmas shopping and the wife isn’t involved?  No?  Don’t worry.  It’s because they probably don’t EXIST. A website […]

12/09/2011

Weird Places Parents Hide Their Kids’ Christmas Presents

Every year, I would hid my daughters presents in the shower of the master bathroom.  I swear that she never found them.  Maria said that she did.  I have a call in to here to […]

12/06/2011

38% of People are Already Done With Their Christmas Shopping!

I really miss the days when everyone was as lazy as me.  Because somehow the mix of Black Friday media hype and Christmas starting in October has turned everyone else into proactive overachievers. According to […]

12/06/2011

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