Category Archives: Christmas Gifting & Shopping

Christmas Gifting & Shopping

Inexpensive Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

Our article discussing inexpensive homemade Christmas gifts had some ideas we wanted to share with you.   You might laugh at the old coupon book, but they are actually valued!  Perhaps you would like one from the kids that include taking out the garbage, bringing their dirty clothes down and emptying the dishwasher, but done [...]

Gift Wrapping Tips for the Uncoordinated

It may seem impossible to wrap a gift as neat as the department stores do, but with a few tips from one of our articles, you can be a pro before you know it! Cut the wrapping paper a couple of inches larger than the gift.  The easiest way to cut straight lines is to [...]

Reduce Christmas Stress by Shopping in Summer

They say the most stressful times of the year are Christmas and tax season. Here are a few suggestions on organizing your life to minimize gift buying stress at Christmastime: Keep track of items people mention they would like. Make a list of everyone you need to buy for and record the item bought for [...]