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Cabbage Patch Kids are Back!

Reminisce with Cabbage Patch Kids.

Hi everyone. Holly here. Do you remember what seemed like a few short years ago (well, okay maybe 20 short years ago…) when people were fighting over the beloved Cabbage Patch Kids? Literally fighting -- as in hair pulling and biting just to get your hands on the last one. Well, I do.

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Roboraptor Is the Bomb

Introducing the New Roboraptor

Hi everyone. Noel here. If your kids haven’t asked for it yet, you can be sure they’re going to sooner or later. Roboraptor is the hot new toy for this Christmas Season.

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The Secret Of Last Minute Christmas Gifts

Last minute Christmas gifts don't have to come from a gas station

Last minute Christmas gifts are an inevitable part of my life. It's not that I try to buy last minute Christmas gifts, but in my work, the efforts to wrap up the year can interfere with my amounts of free time.

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Time for the Christmas Tree!

How to shop for your live Christmas tree.

Hi everyone. Angie here. So you’re going to buy a live Christmas tree this year and you’re not exactly sure where to start? Worry not! I’ve been shopping for live Christmas trees since I was a little girl. If you’ve never had a live tree before, it can be an intimidating experience. That’s why I’m going to give you a few pointers on what to look for when shopping for your first live Christmas tree.

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Christmas with the In Laws

Getting through Christmas with the In-Laws

Hi everyone, Holiday Henry here. I just found out that we’re going to be spending Christmas with the in-laws this year. Now if my wife were here I’d smile and say how wonderful, but she’s not so I can tell you how I really feel…

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Holiday Safety at the Forefront

Practicing holiday safety this Christmas season.

Hi everyone; it’s Holiday Henry here to nag at ya with some Christmas safety reminders. Me and my family love the holiday decorations, but we also know that Christmas safety needs to be at the forefront each and every year. That’s why I’m going to review some Christmas safety tips with all of you.

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Christmas Shopping Made Easy

Great ways to make your Christmas shopping easier.

Hi everyone, Larry here. Well it’s that time of year again where I start Christmas shopping for the kids. Normally I barely understand what they’re saying let alone what they want. That’s why I always turn to the web for my Christmas shopping needs. The Web turns me into a Christmas shopping expert in no time flat.

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The Secret Of Home Made Christmas Gifts

Why time spent makes home made Christmas gifts mean more

Home made Christmas gifts are a great way to show your love as well as learn a new skill. People just appreciate home made Christmas gifts more because they show that you took the time to create something just for them.

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How To Pick Educational Toys That Are Fun Too

Playing and learning go hand in hand with educational toys

Education toys are best way to sneak in a little learning while your children play. And educational tools have come a long way from the flash cards and counting tools from before. These toys are clever and fun -- even I've played with a few of them after the kids have gone to bed.

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Holly’s Holiday Punch

How to make holiday punch.

Hi everyone, Holly here. Every year I get tons of people asking me how to make my holiday punch, so I figured this year I’d share it with all of you.

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Furby’s Back!

Furby is back and better than ever.

Hi everyone. Noel here. Do you remember just a few short years ago how everyone was kicking and clawing their way through retail store lines just to get the elusive Furby doll. Finding one was like searching for a needle in a haystack. If you did get a Furby that year, you probably got up at some unreal hour to wait in line in the freezing cold. I know that’s what I did. Well guess what? Furby’s back!

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Tis the Season for Christmas Wreaths

Make your own Christmas wreaths this holiday season.

Hi everyone. Angie here. If there’s one thing I love about Christmas, it’s seeing all of the Christmas wreaths around town. From the smallest of the small to the largest of the large, Christmas wreaths just seem to make the holidays seem more cheerful. They always bring a smile to my face.

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Christmas Crafts: Everyone’s Doing It

Christmas crafts ideas for you and your family

Hi everyone. Faith here. Now that the holidays are in full swing, everyone is probably getting started on their Christmas crafts. My kids and I are making wreaths this holiday season and my neighbors are making cute little snowmen out of old light bulbs. The Christmas crafts sure are plentiful in our neighborhood!

If you and your family want to create Christmas crafts this year, you might want to try some of these.

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5 Steps to Christmas Safety

Making sure you practice Christmas safety this holiday season.

Hi everyone; Larry here. Christmastime is a time for joy and a time for great decorations, but sometimes those decorations can be hazardous and Christmas safety should be at the forefront of our minds when we’re decorating our homes. I’m going to review some Christmas safety tips with you so we can be sure our friends are safe this holiday season.

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Tomorrow’s Black Friday -- Let the Deals Begin!

Black Friday specials are nothing to laugh at.

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Noel here. Hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving dinner. Tomorrow’s Black Friday and you all know what that means. Great deals to be had everywhere! Whether you’re looking for a CD for little Johnny or a DVD player for mom and dad, stores are going to be having Black Friday specials and this year they’re not just going to be in brick-and-mortar stores. Black Friday deals are going to be online too!

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Who Else Needs A Corporate Gift Idea?

A corporate gift idea that is sure to impress the boss or his secretary

A corporate gift idea that makes the right impression is essential in the world of business. After I was promoted in my company, the people got more important, so I worked hard to find a corporate gift idea that would please them.

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Making a Great Holiday Table

How to make a holiday table you can be proud of.

Hi everyone, Angie here. Now that the holidays are fast approaching, I thought it’d be the perfect time to discuss ways to make a great holiday table. I love setting the table at my house during the holiday season. On Thanksgiving and on Christmas, I relish in the chore of making sure everything at the holiday table is just right. If you’re setting the holiday table this year, here are some helpful hints.

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Who’s The Corpse Bride?

The Corpse Bride is taking Christmas by storm.

Hi everyone, it’s Faith here.

The Corpse Bride -- it doesn’t sound too appealing does it? Then perhaps you’ll be surprised that it’s actually a hit movie that’s taking the country by storm. Released this October, the movie about a man who inadvertently ends up married to a corpse. As gruesome as it may sound, it actually provides for some good entertainment.

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Five Myths About Buying Gift Bags For Your Wife

Filling gift bags for your wife with things she'll love

Gifts bags filled with luxurious treats are a great way to please even the pickiest of wives (not that I have one!). The trick with gift bags is that you have to be careful about the things that you choose. Not only do you want everything to be just what she wants, but you also want everything to compliment each other.

Don't worry, I'll explain.

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The Magic of Christmas Movies

Christmas movies can be an important part of the Christmas tradition

Hi everyone. Holiday Henry here. With Christmas fast approaching and today’s release of The Polar Express on DVD, I got to thinking about what an important party Christmas movies play in our Christmas traditions.

For most of us, every year we watch films and television shows with our families. I remember watching A Christmas Story with my family when I was younger. I also remember the great television specials with Frosty and Rudolph. How I loved those adorable characters.

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Lovin’ the Easy Bake Oven

The Easy Bake Oven has come a long, long way.

Hi everyone, it’s Holly again. I remember back when the Easy Bake Oven would only bake cute little cakes, as delightful as they were. You’d open it up on Christmas morning, use it for a few days, but after a while, the novelty of little bitty cakes would wear off.

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Here's A Quick Way To Fill Music Lover Christmas Stockings

It's not just compact discs that should fill musical Christmas stockings

Christmas stockings are full of goodies during the holiday season. And what better way to wrap a small Christmas present than in Christmas stockings. For the music lover in your family, here are some tips to fill that stocking.

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Christmas Golf Gifts For Him

Make a hole in one with Christmas golf gifts

Christmas golf gifts are unavoidable at the holiday season. Not matter is you have brothers or friends, Christmas golf gifts are a perfect fit for the weekend player or the one that longs for the professional league.

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The Time for Christmas Stockings

Tips for shopping for your Christmas stockings.

Hi everyone, Angie here. Now that it’s time to start decorating our homes for the holidays, I’ve been shopping around for new Christmas stockings. There are so many different Christmas stockings on the market it can be hard to choose the one that’s right for you.

If you’re shopping for Christmas stockings, take some of my Christmas stocking shopping advice...

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Top 10 Hilarious Stocking Stuffers

ChristmasRants.com’s Top 10 List of 'Howl With Laughter' Stocking Stuffers

Hi everyone. It’s Noel Jameson here to bring you our unabashedly unscientific official "Top 10 List of Howl With Laughter Stocking Stuffers" for the 2005 Christmas season. From snowman poop to funny face pacifiers (and everything in between), we’ve got your humor for the holiday season. So onto the list...

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Here Are Christmas Gift Ideas To Make An Art Lover Happy

Christmas gift ideas for buying art supplies they will use

Christmas gift ideas can be in short supply for someone who loves art. Either these Christmas gift ideas are too expensive to purchase or the giver just doesn't have the expertise. To solve this problem, let's talk about what you can buy for the person who likes to get their hands dirty.

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Charity at Christmastime

Make sure you don’t forget charity during the holiday season!

Hi everyone, Holly here. The holiday season is here and I’ve been thinking a lot about charity. Our church was handing out brochures this week on the giving tree, letting us know that they’re going to be needing contributions again this year. Without programs like the giving tree and the charity of people around the world, so many people would go without on Christmas day.

If you want to participate in charity work this holiday season, try some of these on for size.

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What’s So Amazing about Amazing Amanda?

Why Amazing Amanda is taking the country by storm.

Hi everyone, it’s Faith here. Imagine a doll that can recognize your child’s voice and can respond to your child with an array of emotions. Think it’s science fiction? It’s not. Amazing Amanda is on the Christmas list of children everywhere and for good reason.

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Five Myths About Buying Unique Gifts Online For Your Husband

Sneaky little ways to find unique gifts online

Finding unique gifts online is a quick and easy way to get that Christmas list checked off and completed. Of course, unique gifts online for your husband can be tricky when there are kids around. My wife let me in on the ways that she found gifts for me -- I wasn't disappointed.

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Unique Christmas Gifts For Someone Who Likes To Run

Socks aren't the only unique Christmas gifts for runners

Unique Christmas gifts for runners are a great way to get someone some goodies for their training. Not only can unique Christmas gifts provide safety for person, but they can also add a bit of fun to a workout.

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Buying Your First Real Christmas Tree

How to buy a live Christmas tree

Hi everyone, Henry here. If you’ve always had artificial trees and you’re thinking of getting a live Christmas tree this year, good for you. There’s nothing quite like the fragrance of a fresh Christmas tree in your home. But before you go and pick out the Christmas tree you think may be perfect for you, take some of my Christmas tree shopping advice.

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Dangerous Toys to Avoid

Dangerous toys that you don’t want under your Christmas tree.

Hi everyone. Larry here. Every year you’ll find everyone and their brother talking about what toys to get your kids for Christmas. What’s more important is finding out which toys you shouldn’t get your kids. This year, W.A.T.C.H. has listed a number of dangerous toys on the market. I’m going to review them with you so you don’t make the mistake of putting dangerous toys under your tree this year.

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How To Give A Unique Christmas Gift To Someone Who Doesn't Want Anything

A unique Christmas gift that doesn't come with a bow

A unique Christmas gift doesn't mean that it's not useful or thoughtful. Many of us believe that a unique Christmas gift is one-of-a-kind or an expensive venture, but this is not so. What you need is a different perspective.

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Secrets to Christmas Shopping Success

How to succeed at Christmas shopping.

Hi everyone, noel here. If you’re anything like me, you can’t wait to start your Christmas shopping. I love to shop and Christmas shopping is one of my favorite parts of the holiday season. To get everyone ready for the Christmas shopping rush, I’m going to share three of my Christmas shopping secrets.

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The Zizzle iZ Sizzles This Christmas

Make sure you have a Zizzle iZ under your Christmas tree.

Hi everyone, Noel here. Need to find a great Christmas gift for your kids, but you don’t exactly speak their language? Don’t worry -- you’re not the only one suffering from the generation gap. I know of the perfect gift for kids this year. (And adults too!)

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Lost When It Comes to Holiday Decorations?

The secret to success with holiday decorations.

Hi everyone, Angie here. Want great holiday decorations but you just don’t know how to pull it off? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Everyone wants the best holiday decorations on the block and many try to pull it off, but just can’t seem to muster up what it takes to make their holiday decorations stand out. You don’t have to be one of those people any longer! I’m going to give you three holiday decorations secrets that are sure to make your holiday decorations a hit with the entire neighborhood.

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Personalized Christmas Gifts: How To Make A Hunter Happy

A guide to a hunter's personalized Christmas gifts wish list

Personalized Christmas gifts are all the rage in fashion and clothing, but hunting? Well, these personalized Christmas gifts might not be monogrammed, but they will certainly stand out in a crowd and in the hearts of those that receive them.

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Who Wants an Xbox 360 This Year?

Xbox 360 seems to be the hot video game system of the year.

Hi everyone. Larry here. Anyone who knows me knows I’m into video gaming, and this year I want one thing under the tree – an Xbox 360. I’m not sure if that’s going to be impossible or not.

The Big Day

The release date for the Xbox 360 is supposed to be Tuesday November 22. However, many stores have way more preorders than they have Xbox game consoles coming in. So where do you turn to for an Xbox 360?

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How To Pick Inexpensive Christmas Gifts For Someone Who Likes The Outdoors

Where to find inexpensive Christmas gifts for the outdoorsman (or woman)

Inexpensive Christmas gifts and outdoor sports don't seem to fit in the same sentence. But for those of us with relatives and friends who enjoy the outdoors, inexpensive Christmas gifts are just what we're looking for.

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Save Money This Holiday Season

Save money with Henry’s Christmas gift tips

Hi Everyone, Henry here. If you’re looking to save money this holiday season, you sure did come to the right place. If you’re feeling the crunch of rising energy costs and you need to save money on Christmas gifts for friends and family, try some of these tips on for size.

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The Secret Of Gourmet Gift Baskets

What you need to include in gourmet gift baskets

Gourmet gift baskets give an air of elegance to any holiday season. And no matter what kind of person you're buying for, gourmet gift baskets can appease even the most sensitive of palates.

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Christmas Shopping For a Football Fan?

Christmas Shopping for a football fan made easy.

Hi everyone, it’s Holly again. If there’s one thing I’ve learned since living in Wisconsin, it’s that people out here take football very, very seriously. It’s not so much a sport as it is a religion. In fact, the one time I can go to the stores and not wait in a line is when there’s a Packers game on.

I, on the other hand, have not cared much about football since my cheerleading days in high school and that was a long time ago. So when I find myself doing Christmas shopping for a football fan for Christmas I rely on some of my secret shopping tricks.

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Three Ways to Avoid Christmas Shopping Crowds

Avoiding a Christmas shopping nightmare.

Hi everyone. Faith here. Let’s face it, not everyone enjoys the thrill of dodging rabid shoppers during the Christmas shopping season.

I’m definitely one of those people who dreads the Christmas shopping crowds and if you’re one of those people too, you can probably use some advice as to how to avoid the crowds this year.

I’m here with three great tips to help you avoid the Christmas shopping crowds.

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Here's A Quick Way To Please Anyone At Christmas -- Gift Subscriptions

Gift subscriptions are even perfect for someone you don't know

Gift subscriptions have gotten a bad reputation in years past. Some have seen gift subscriptions as the ‘easy' way out of gift buying, but this just isn't the case. Buy choosing a gift that continues with each passing month, week, or day, you are giving someone holiday cheer that doesn't end with the season.

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Don’t Forget Your Teacher’s Christmas Present!

Why teachers deserve a Christmas present too.

Hi everyone, it’s Noel. When you’re going over your Christmas present lists, make sure that you don’t forget your children’s teachers!

Teachers play such an important part in our lives, it’s only right that we acknowledge all that they do for us when it comes time to hand out Christmas presents.

Each year I give a Christmas present to my children’s teachers and I’m going to share some of my favorite Christmas present ideas with you.

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Want Some Gift Ideas For Mom?

Taking the guesswork out of gift ideas for mom

Gift ideas for mom that don't include flowers or bathrobes seem to be in short supply around the holidays. And it's not that the lack of gift ideas for mom is due to any lack of love or concern, it's just that nothing seems to be enough to truly appreciate your mother.

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A Zizzle iZ Under the Tree

This year the Zizzle iZ is the toy to have.

Hi everyone. Merry Larry here. I’m thinking about hot toys of the Christmas season and for some reason I’m thinking that this year the Zizzle iZ is the toy that everyone is going to be rushing to get their hands on.

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Christmas Lights Make the Season Brighter

Decking the halls with Christmas lights

Hi everyone, it’s Faith again. While it’s true I don’t like the commercialization of Christmas, I do love Christmas lights. There’s something to be said for driving down a snow-dusted road with lights glistening on all of the houses. It makes the world seem a little bit brighter and it tends to bring people a little more in harmony with each other.

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Should You Buy Gift Cards For Your Family?

Why gift cards are the perfect fit, even for sibling rivalry

Gift cards are the fallback plan for many Christmas shoppers. If they can't find anything specific for a person on the list, then gift cards are the natural way to give without a lot of work.

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Here's A Quick Way To Please An Animal Lover -- Dog Toys

Fun dog toys to celebrate the canine members of the family

Dog toys under the Christmas tree are a great way to appreciate your beloved furry friend. And with the explosion of the market in dog toys, the only problem you'll have is choosing just one. Of course, more is better in this case.

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Shopping for a Golf Gift

Golf gift shopping tips.

Hi everyone, it’s Angie here. My husband absolutely loves golf, as I’m sure many out there do. I’ve gotten many letters from readers wanting to know what to get their husbands as golf gifts this Christmas. It seems that while many of you know people who love golf, there are many who are lost when it comes to shopping for golf gifts. Let me give you some advice.

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Need A Christmas Gift for Your Mother-in-Law?

Why shopping for a Christmas gift for your mother-in-law doesn’t have to be a nightmare.

Hi everyone. Noel here. So you need to find a Christmas gift for your mother-in-law. That can go one of two ways. Shopping for a Christmas gift for your mother-in-law can be either a breeze or a nightmare, and most people find themselves falling into the nightmare category.

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Henry’s Hot Holiday Toys

This year's hot holiday toys

Holiday Henry here. If you’re anything like me sometimes you swear you think your kids are talking in a different language when it comes to holiday toys. Pokemon, iPod, Bratz, Furby the list goes on. Holiday toys are enough to make any parent’s head spin.

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Five Familiar Myths About Buying Romantic Gifts For Women

Romantic gifts for women don't have to include flowers

Romantic gifts for women aren't always about chocolates and roses, especially around Christmas time. During the holiday season, romantic gifts for women can include more elaborate presents, or at least, more thoughtful ones. Here are some myths that you need to realize before starting your Christmas shopping.

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Christmas Decorations on a Budget

How to have the best Christmas decorations on the block when you’re on a budget.

Hi everyone. Merry Larry here. I just can’t wait for Christmas to come around. Actually, I can’t wait until the day after Thanksgiving when I can start hanging my Christmas lights around the house and can put up all of the Christmas decorations.

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The Perfect Christmas Gift for Mom

Looking for a Christmas gift for mom this year?

Hi everyone. Holly here. So it’s time to start your Christmas list and you haven’t yet figured out what to get mom this year? Don’t fret. I’ve got some great Christmas gift ideas when it comes to shopping for mom.

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The Wonderful World of Disney

Disney and Christmas go hand in hand at my house.

Hi everyone, Henry here. Don’t you just love Disney? I grew up with Disney and I’m making sure that my kids are growing up with Disney too. Bambi, Snow White, I’m not ashamed to admit that I like watching em. So what if it’s not manly, I like seeing the look on my little girl’s faces when Cinderella ends up with the prince and when Sleeping Beauty wakes up from her slumber.

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You Don't Have To Be Santa To Pick The Perfect Christmas Gifts For A Child

Perfect Christmas gifts for the young and young-at-heart

Perfect Christmas gifts come in all shapes and sizes, costs and maturity levels. Toys can make perfect Christmas gifts no matter the person or the age. What matters is how you choose the gift. Think in terms of fun!

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See How Easily You Can Pick The Perfect Christmas Gift For In-Laws

A perfect Christmas gift that will impress even the pickiest person

The perfect Christmas gift is always in your mind as you see the names of relatives on your Christmas list. When my wife and I got married, the perfect Christmas gift for her parents became a high priority for me.

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Charity at Christmastime

Why charity is so important during the holiday season.

Faith here. We all know that charity begins at home, but how many of us actually do our best to help others during the holiday season. While we are content to sit at home safe, warm and well-fed, how many others out there could use an extra blanket? A pair of mittens? How many honest, hard-working folks really need our charity to make the holiday season special?

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Bikes Abound at Christmas Time

Why bikes make great Christmas gifts.

Hi everyone. It’s Angie. Christmastime is just around the corner and hundreds of little bikes are sure to usher in the holiday season. After all, wasn’t it not that long ago when what every little boy and girl wanted to see under their Christmas tree was a brand new bike? Things do change, but one thing hasn’t. Bikes still make great Christmas gift

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What You Need To Think About For Kids Toys

Playing it safe with kids toys

Kids toys fill the stores and the undersides of Christmas trees during the holiday season. Not only are kids toys a sign of Santa, but they are also a big part of the Christmas celebration. And because we love our kids, we need to also be sure that we are giving them something safe.

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Christmas Traditions Make the Season Brighter

Sharing Christmas Traditions with Friends and Family

Hi everyone. Henry here. I’m really into Christmas traditions and I’m hoping that we hear from a few of you out there that are into Christmas traditions too.

Henry’s Christmas Traditions

My family has some odd and some not-so-odd Christmas traditions that we follow each and every year. The first thing we do is bobbing for apples on Christmas Eve. I know that’s usually a Halloween tradition, but we do it at Christmastime too.

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Who Loves Christmas Decorations?

How to make the most of your Christmas decorations.

Hi everyone, it’s Holly. I know it’s not even Thanksgiving yet, but I just can’t stop thinking about Christmas decorations. Every store I visit already has their Christmas decoration displays out and I can’t wait to fill my house and yard with lights, Santa, reindeers, angels and the rest.

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What Everybody Ought to Know About Gourmet Food Gifts

Why you should be sending delicious gourmet food gifts

Gourmet food gifts are great during the holidays because they take the pressure off you. You don't need to know someone's size or favorite color for gourmet food gifts. These gifts are just a great way to spice up the holidays in style.

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Christmas Gift Baskets to the Rescue

Christmas gift baskets make great gifts.

Hi everyone, Larry here. Let’s talk about Christmas gift baskets. As a guy I will admit, I sometimes look for the easiest way out when it comes to getting someone a Christmas gift. Don’t get me wrong, I love shopping for the kids and for close friends and relatives, but when I’m shopping for an acquaintance I just want to get something nice and get it over with. That’s probably why I absolutely love Christmas gift baskets.

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Need A Gift Idea For Someone Who Hates Christmas?

Sending Christmas cheer is the best gift idea

Gift ideas can be difficult for anyone to come up with. But gift ideas for someone who dislikes Christmas in general can be even tougher. Not to worry though, here are some ideas that will be sure to brighten up any Scrooge.

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Everyone Loves Christmas Crafts

Christmas crafts kick off the holiday season.

Hi everyone, it’s Noel. I’ve been thinking about Christmas crafts and I know that everyone is anxious to get started on their holiday projects this year.

Christmas crafts are such an important part of the season. They really help you get into the festivity of this time of year. Not only can you decorate your home with Christmas crafts, you can give them as gifts too. In my book, there’s no better way to get the holiday season started than with a good Christmas craft or two.

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Barbie on the Brain

Christmas just isn’t Christmas without Barbie.

Hi Everyone. Angie here. I’ve been thinking about Christmas and Barbie dolls. What Christmas would be complete without Barbie? After all, almost every little girl has owned one at one time or another. Barbie as a doctor, Barbie as a teacher, Barbie at the beach, Barbie as a rock star -- the list goes on.

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Christmas Gifts for Christians

Why Christmas gifts for Christians should be anything but ordinary.

Hi everyone, it’s Faith. Let’s talk a little about Christmas gifts for Christians. After all, Christmas gifts for Christians should be a bit different than Christmas gifts that you would buy for your secular friends.

While fruit cakes and boxes of chocolates might be just fine for someone who doesn’t really understand the reason for the season, it’s not appropriate for those of us who truly understand what Christmas is all about.

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Five Familiar Myths About Buying Christmas Gifts For Men

Christmas gifts for men aren't just about sports

Christmas gifts for men are actually quite simple to choose when you know the man that you're buying for. It's the men that you don't see all the time (brothers, uncles, etc.) that make Christmas gifts for men confusing. So, here are some myths that will put you on the right track.

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Your Boss’s Christmas Present: What To Do

How to make a hit with your boss’s Christmas present.

Holiday Henry is here to spread some workplace cheer for ya. Even if you don’t love your boss, you’ve gotta pretend to every now and then, and Christmastime is definitely one of those times when you have to pretend that you absolutely adore your workplace superiors.

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Should You Buy Christmas Presents For A Coworker?

How to spread holiday cheer with guilt-free Christmas presents

Christmas presents for your co-workers don't have to be a lesson in office politics. You can easily appease everyone (including yourself) without Christmas presents that both show your holiday spirit and your commitment to your professional relationship.

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Christmas Gifts for Babies

Where to find the perfect Christmas gifts for babies.

Holly here. A lot of people ask me what to buy babies for Christmas, and with Christmas just around the corner that question seems to be pouring in a lot lately. It’s not surprising -- Christmas gifts for babies can be an elusive quest for those who don’t have children.

It’s Not Always A Piece of Cake

If you think that shopping for Christmas gifts for babies should be a breeze, you must have kids. Think about how hard it is for those who don’t have their own little bundles of joy. There’s safety, practicality, and a host of other issues to consider when buying Christmas gifts for babies.

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It’s Christmas for Fido and Fifi Too

Whether or not to get Christmas gifts for your beloved pets.

Hi everyone. It’s Angie again. Who here has pets? I have dogs and cats and each year my husband and I debate about whether or not I should get them anything for Christmas. I say that Christmas should be just as fun for pets as it should be for humans and my husband says Christmas isn’t supposed to be about cats and dogs.

If you’re in a dilemma about whether or not to get Christmas gifts for your pets, do what I do and get them small gifts that the entire family can feel comfortable with. After all, getting your pets a little something for the holiday season can be a way of showing them how much you appreciate their companionship throughout the year.

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Christmas Decorations and the Reason for the Season

Make sure your Christmas decorations are honorable.

Hi everyone, it’s Faith. I want to talk to you about Christmas decorations.

I personally think any Christmas decorations you use should tie in with the reason for the season -- not just snowmen, Santa Clause and reindeer.

Our next door neighbors have a huge gingerbread house that they put out on their lawn each and every year whereas our Christmas decorations include a nativity set, a giant cross and about a half a dozen angels. If we’re celebrating Christmas and using Christmas decorations to show our enthusiasm for the season, shouldn’t we do it right?

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