Secret Santa Gift Ideas That Matter

Everyone loves secret Santa, but it can create a bit more stress in what is already a stressful season. After all, you want to give gifts that matter, not just silly joke gifts that will wind up in a box or, better yet, the garbage. But there's usually a price limit, and you don't want to go broke over this Santa Claus thing anyway.

Fortunately, there are many great gifts out there in a variety of price ranges.

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Find Perfect Christmas Gifts Online

Before online shopping, I dreaded looking for Christmas gifts. I'm an unusual woman: I absolutely hate malls, especially in the weeks leading up to Christmas, when 'holiday cheer' seems to mean harried sales clerks and grumpy customers. That's why I love online shopping so much! I can find Christmas gift ideas no one else will buy, and I can do it all from the comfort of my own home. How can you beat that?

These are my very favorite sites for Christmas gift shopping, and I'm willing to bet you'll love them, too!

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Inexpensive Holiday Gifts For Your Cat: Make 'Em Meow With Joy

Finding inexpensive holiday gifts for your cat is both fun and easy. Cats never complain about what you buy them (especially if it's edible), enjoy the wrapping as much as the present, and keep on loving you even if your gift falls flat. No wonder so many people want holiday gift ideas for their pets.

With a little creativity, you can find fun and inexpensive holiday gifts for your cat online - gifts the cat might actually play with long after she's shredded the wrapping paper to pieces.

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Eco-Friendly Christmas Gifts for Your 'Green' Friends

What Christmas gifts do you get the person who's heavy into recycling, saving the environment, and very earth conscious? If you have one or more 'green' friends, you know what I mean.

When your friends are 'green', you can't go and just buy them any old Christmas gifts. No, these people require and deserve some extra thought. Here are some creative Christmas gifts for all your eco-friendly friends.

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Christmas Gift Ideas for People Who Have Everything

You think Christmas gift ideas for the people on your list are tough? How about trying to come up with ideas for people who just happen to have everything? Fortunately, most of us don't have these people on our list, but it's fun to check out expensive presents anyway. Here are some of the top luxury Christmas gifts around.

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Surprise Your Video Gamers This Christmas with EA's Spore Games

Your kids are always looking for new and exciting games for their Wii, DS, PC or Mac -- EA's Spore is the answer to that search. Check out the many Spore games for your gaming system. Spore Creature Creator is the Sims game of the 21st century. Spore Galactic Adventures will take you from zero to hero as you take on your opponents in galactic warfare. Your Spore Hero will excel as you defend and protect the planet against alien invasion.

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Find the Perfect Christmas Gift Card

Some people hate the idea of a Christmas gift card. They figure it's an unoriginal, boring, and impersonal idea. But guess what? Those negative thoughts only exist in the mind of the giver. Most recipients love the idea of Christmas gift cards. After all, it's the best way to make sure they get exactly what they want: let them buy their own present.

Giving gift cards for Christmas doesn't have to be boring and by the book. Try these ideas and you'll be sure to stand out from the gift giving crowd.

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Last Minute Christmas Gifts

Much like a song I once heard, you may be saying "Whoops I did it again." The meaning in this instance however is the fact that once again you have put off some of your Christmas shopping until the very last minute. With this in mind here are few ideas that may just yet make sure that everyone on your list gets a gift.

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The Gift Of Time For Christmas

Yes, it is that time of year once again when we are frantically searching for the right gift to give to our loved ones for Christmas. We really want to give them something that will last and will remind them of how much we love them. That being the case how about the gift of time. Watches are one gift that most of us make use of everyday and they can make great gifts for the people that you care about.

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Fun Christmas Gifts To Make Snow Time A Fun Time

With the inevitable snow storms coming in certain areas of the country, some of the best Christmas gifts have to do with wintertime toys. The question is, which winter toys make for the most fun? Here are a few ideas you may want to consider putting under the tree.

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A Christmas Gift That Doesn't Last, But It's Sure Good

Not every Christmas gift that is exchanged this year will be something you can enjoy for years to come. In fact, some gifts last but a few moments, including the gift of food. Does that make them any less valuable and appreciated? Absolutely not. Here are some ideas to keep in mind if you're interested in giving a Christmas gift that satisifies the stomach as well as the heart.

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What is the Wii Fit?

Wondering what all the fuss is about? Learn about the Wii Fit!

If you have kids, you may have heard the words Wii Fit tossed around. Maybe the kids next door have one, or it appeared on your own children's Christmas lists, or you've seen them on TV. But what exactly are the darn things?

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2008's Top Christmas Gifts for Boys -- What Else Do Wii Need to Know?

Parents, it's still a digital age out there, but 2008's Christmas gifts for boys seem to focus on the notion that everything old is new again, some new brainy games, and of course, the Wii.

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2008's Top Christmas Gifts for Girls

Christmas gifts for girls this year are even more "techie" than ever before... even Barbie's getting in on it!

Dollhouses, play kitchens, Barbie and Polly Pockets have been on lists of Christmas gifts for girls for many years. But in 2008, there are even more hi tech toys on these girlie lists.

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Power Tools for The Working Man (Or Woman) Make Great Christmas Gifts

Lets face it -- if someone you know is building things for a living then power tools are often the Christmas gifts on their mind. There are such a wide variety to choose from, how do you know which ones to get? Here are some power tools that almost everyone can use…

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3 High Tech Gift Ideas The Geek In Everyone Will Love

Looking for gift ideas for someone with an inner geek? Whether we admit it or not, most of us have one. Well, if you're shopping for one such person, I have got some gift ideas in store for you. From the simple and budget-friendly to the all-out extravagant, these three are sure to please just about anyone...

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Christmas Gift Baskets: 3 Great Ideas to Choose From

Christmas gift baskets make some of the best and most appreciated Christmas gifts during the holiday season. The question is, what should you fill the baskets with? Here are a few great ideas to get you started...

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This Year Give Christmas Gifts That Keep Giving the Whole Year Round

It'd be great if Christmas gifts could keep giving all year round? Well they can. It's just a matter of finding the right gifts to give. If you want to give gifts that keep giving after Christmas is long gone, here are three ideas to choose from.

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The Top 2008 Christmas Gift Ideas

The 2008 Christmas gift shopping season is upon us, and many of us don't know where to turn for this year's hottest gifts. If you're wondering what everyone wants to see under the tree, you've come to the right place. From Great Grandpa Joe to Little Timmy, here are the hot presents everyone wants to see...

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Why is the Amazon Kindle on the Top of So Many Wish Lists?

So someone you know wants an Amazon Kindle? You're not alone. This revolutionary reading device has made its way to many a wish list. The question is, are you prepared to buy one, and why does your recipient want it? Here's what you need to know...

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Get Ready to Discover the Best Christmas Gifts of 2008

The holiday season is upon us and it's time to start discussing this year's Christmas gifts. Yes, I know that Halloween isn't even here yet, but it's never too soon to start planning. I've been known to shop for Christmas in July! Of course, I also procrastinate a portion of my list so I can definitely relate to the last-minute shoppers too. The question is, which gifts will we be shopping for in 2008? Here are some clues...

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The Top 10 List of Howl With Laughter Stocking Stuffers for 2007

Christmas Rant's Top 10 List of Howl With Laughter Stocking Stuffers is Back

It's Noel Jameson here and for the third year running, I'm bringing you the top 10 howl with laughter stocking stuffers of the year. If our 2005 list lit up your smile and 2006 had you on the floor laughing, wait till you see what we've found for 2007. Here's this year's dose of stocking stuffer humor...

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Give a Christmas Cactus This Holiday Season

The Christmas Cactus can be a Great Gift for Both Veteran and Novice Gardeners

Want to give something unique this year? A Christmas cactus can be a great housewarming gift or the perfect Christmas gift for the gardener in your life. Consider buying a Christmas cactus this December for that person on your list who loves gardening and planting. A Christmas cactus is an incredibly popular choice of Christmas plants, with the exception, of course, of poinsettias.

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Christmas Catalogs Are Not Junk Mail

Several Ways Christmas Catalogs Can Come in Handy This Holiday Season

At this time of year, you are not doubt overwhelmed with Christmas catalogs. You will probably receive Christmas catalogs for the usual merchants you shop with plus Christmas catalogs from many merchants you probably never even heard of before.

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Unique Ideas for Wrapping This Year’s Christmas Presents

Let Your Kids Have More Fun Unwrapping Christmas Presents This Year

Remember how much fun unwrapping Christmas presents used to be when you were a kid? I do. I think unwrapping the Christmas presents was just as much fun (if not more fun) than actually playing with them. When you give your children their Christmas gifts this year, you might consider some unique ways to wrap the gifts. After all, there’s no reason not to add more fun to an already-fabulous Christmas tradition.

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Holiday Ornaments: The Ultimate Christmas Gift

Numerous Ways to Incorporate Holiday Ornaments into Your Gift Giving

No Christmas season would be complete without holiday ornaments. Holiday ornaments add a festive touch to any home, but that’s not all they’re good for. Everyone who celebrates Christmas appreciates unique and beautiful holiday ornaments, and because of this, they also make great Christmas gifts.

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The Versatility of Christmas Gift Baskets

Consider Giving Christmas Gift Baskets This Season

Each and every year I find myself running around in circles trying to find the perfect gift for everyone on my holiday list. Last year I put together a few Christmas gift baskets for the people who were really hard to shop for. It made the process so much easier, this year I’m giving Christmas gift baskets to almost everyone on my list. You may want to consider doing the same.

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Give a Themed-gift This Christmas

Make Christmas Fun This Year with This Creative Idea

After years and years of giving Christmas gifts, it’s not uncommon to run out of great gift ideas. After all, you can only come up with so many fabulous gift ideas. If you find yourself running out of ideas for Christmas gifts, there’s one rule to live by -- when in doubt, stick with a theme. Giving a themed Christmas gift is a surefire way to get the most impact for the least amount of money.

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Top Inexpensive Stocking Stuffers

This year’s top inexpensive stocking stuffers.

If you’re still looking for a few inexpensive stocking stuffers for the kids, look no further. Holiday Henry is here with some top stocking stuffers that won’t break the bank but will sure bring a smile to the little one’s faces.

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Last Minute Christmas Gifts

There’s only four days left to pick up the last of your Christmas gifts!

There’s only four more days till Christmas, and if you haven’t gotten all of your Christmas shopping done yet, you’d better get it underway. To help you with your Christmas shopping dilemma, I’ve got three Christmas gift ideas that are sure to be a hit.

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Don’t Forget a Gift for Teacher

This year gift your child’s teacher a great Christmas gift.

If you have kids and they’re not yet home for the holiday season, their Christmas break should be starting any day now. Before you pack them off for their last day of school before Christmas break, you’re going to want to make sure that they have a gift to give to teacher. Not sure what to get? Worry not. We’ve got three great gift ideas for your child’s favorite teacher.

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Who Else Needs Great Christmas Gift Ideas For The Step-kids?

Great Christmas gift ideas don't need to be blood-related

Christmas gift ideas are hard enough without throwing in the mess of divorce. When my wife and I got married, my new step-kids weren't all that thrilled with me around the holidays. But I've learned and we've really got Christmas down now.

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Remembering Christmas Gifts for Sunday School Teachers

Don’t forget the Christmas gifts for Sunday school teachers this year!

Every year my family shops for Christmas gifts for Sunday school teachers. We’ve been doing it for 12 years, so I guess that makes us pretty knowledgeable in the matter. If you need ideas for Christmas gifts for Sunday school teachers, look no further. I’m willing to share my advice with you.

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How To Pick Out Christmas Food Gifts

Getting Christmas food gifts there safely

Christmas food gifts are a delicious addition to any holiday celebration. With all of the cooking and parties, it can be nice to receive Christmas food gifts to lighten the load for a night. But you have to be careful that you're not sending sickness instead of joy.

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Christmas Gifts That Really Matter

Unique Christmas gifts from the heart are the best kind.

It’s so easy to get wrapped up in the commercialization of Christmas, I think sometimes it’s best to take a step back and reflect on what really matters. Family, health, love, happiness. All of these things are important at Christmas time.

Instead of buying the traditional commercialized Christmas gifs this year, why not try some of these unique ideas?

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Christmas on a Budget

When hard times hit at Christmas.

Let’s face it, some of us aren’t able to go out and buy the gifts we’d like to buy for our families. But just because wallets are empty doesn’t mean that we can’t provide our families with thoughtful gifts from the heart.

If you’re having a hard time making ends meet this Christmas season, try some of these gift ideas.

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Who Else Wants To Find Cheap Christmas Gifts?

Putting away the credit card and finding cheap Christmas gifts

Cheap Christmas gifts are something to brag about, not hide from the world. In this society of credit card debt, we should be celebrating cheap Christmas gifts and sharing ways to find them.

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Three Christmas Gifts You Don’t Want to Get a Girl

Christmas gifts to avoid at all costs.

Let’s face it guys, when it comes to getting gifts for the ladies, we can tend to get a little bit lost. What seems like a great Christmas gift to us seems like a total insult to the ones we love. It can be a real headache, can’t it?

Well let me tell you a few Christmas gifts that you definitely do not want to get for the ladies for Christmas.

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15 More Days of Christmas Shopping

Christmas shopping made easy.

It’s the countdown till Christmas. Just 16 more days to go till the big day. Have you gotten all of your Christmas shopping done yet? If not, now’s the time to do it. There’s just two more weekends of Christmas shopping left, and that’s including this one!

If you’re looking for great gift ideas, you’ve come to the right place. As usual, I’ve got some last-minute gift giving ideas to throw at you.

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A VCamNow for Christmas

VCamNow makes a great gift for directors in training.

If your kids are anything like mine, they’re absolutely fascinated with cameras and if that’s the case a VCamNow might make the perfect Christmas gift.

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Who Else Needs Stocking Stuffers For The Kids?

Stocking stuffers that will please any kid, young or old

Stocking stuffers are not only a great way to balance out the numbers of gifts for the ever-counting kids, but they also are a great way to complement other presents that will be given. Stocking stuffers can finish off presents that haven't been unwrapped yet and build the excitement of the day.

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See How Easily You Can Find Personalized Gifts

Why putting their name on it makes personalized gifts so special

Personalized gifts are a way to take ordinary presents and make them special. Everyone likes to see their name engraved on something, so personalized gifts can be a great way to show loved ones that you care.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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Want To Get A Start On Next Year's Christmas Gifts?

Christmas gifts sales now mean savings later

Christmas gifts can be found at all times of the year. And if you want to make your Christmas gifts shopping even easier, you can start as soon as the current season is over. Here are some tips to get ahead of the game.

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Searching For Great Christmas Gift Ideas?

Great Christmas gift ideas that are sure to please.

Hi everyone. It's Noel. It’s almost that time of year and I know that many of you are searching for great Christmas gift ideas. Of course, I can’t help but step in and suggest some great Christmas gift ideas that I’m sure you and your friends and family will absolutely love.

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The Secret To Buying Christmas Gifts For Hippies

An eco-friendly guide to Christmas gifts

Christmas gifts that are as friendly to the earth as they are to the recipients are the trend. You can find Christmas gifts that are eco-friendly, as it were, without much trouble. So if you've got a few ‘hippies' in your family, then here are some tips.

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Christmas Gifts for Everyone

Get the perfect Christmas gifts for those hard-to-shop for people.

Hi everyone, it’s Larry here. With Halloween fast approaching, I’m realizing that it’s time to start shopping for Christmas gifts. After all, I probably should have started in June or July, but it appears that I’m getting a late start this year.

I think I’m going to take Angie’s advice and do my Christmas shopping online. After all, one can never save too much time or too much money and it appears that shopping for Christmas gifts online will do both.

I have a lot of hard-to-shop-for people on my Christmas list this year and I have a feeling a lot of you out there run into the same problem. I’m going to share my tips on getting great gifts for hard-to-shop-for friends and family members.

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Ya Gotta Love Christmas Shopping

Hey Faith, it’s Henry. Calm down. You’re worse than my wife. The commercialization of Christmas shopping is half of the fun of it and trust me, if I were to try to give my kids a stock certificate or a savings bond, they’d have my head for Christmas dinner.

You’re right about one thing though. Fighting the lines at Christmas shopping is a total nightmare and the day after Thanksgiving (Black Friday) is a complete madhouse. I’m old enough to remember the Cabbage Patch Kids nightmare of Christmas past. I think parents were actually biting each other over those darn things. Seriously, it’s no joke.

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Unique Christmas Gifts Come From the Heart -- Not the Store

Giving unique Christmas gifts that really matter...

Hi Noel. It’s Faith. I totally agree. Finding unique Christmas gifts can really be a pain. That’s half the reason I’m so fed up with the commercialization of Christmas. Do you think the stores really care whether or not you’re getting great Christmas gifts for your friends? Of course not! They only care if you’re spending your money and if it’s mass-produced junk, it’s no skin off their backs. It makes me sick.

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The Hunt For Unique Christmas Gifts

Finding unique Christmas gifts doesn't have to be a hassle.

Hi everyone. It’s Noel and I want to talk about unique Christmas gifts. Let’s face it, when you give the same things year after year after year, it gets boring, unless it’s cash (but cash can often be too impersonal for a Christmas gift).

Each year I spend hours trying to find unique Christmas gifts for everyone on my list and each year I succeed, but not without a lot of well-planned effort on my part. Just once I would love for the Christmas shopping nightmare to turn into a Christmas shopping dream. After all, I love shopping but fighting the Christmas crowds can get to the best of us. Even me.

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You Don't Have To Be A Millionaire To Buy Unique Christmas Gifts

Picking unique Christmas gifts for the electronically minded

Unique Christmas gifts have long been thought to come with something special: a heavy price tag. Thankfully, unique Christmas gifts can be found without this extra feature and even for those people with electronic tastes.

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Are You Making Any Of These Gift-Giving Mistakes?

How to avoid gift giving blunders

Gift-giving mistakes do happen. I'm sure that you've received many a gift that wasn't quite the right size, or the right present at all. In order to avoid doing this to anyone else and to yourself, there are some guidelines that can help you choose a great gift without losing your mind in the process.

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Looking for Christmas Gift Ideas?

Gift ideas for the last minute shopper

Gift ideas are hard enough without having to be thought up at the last minute. It seems that every year, I have some last minute gift ideas to conjure up. Maybe it's the new co-worker or a party that my wife forgot to mention -- it happens every year.

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The Secret Of Inexpensive Christmas Gifts

Inexpensive Christmas gifts that aren't cheap

Inexpensive Christmas gifts are sometimes seen as a display of less affection for the recipient -- not so. The bad reputation of inexpensive Christmas gifts is becoming a problem for overall spending in America. But here are some tips to make sure that your wallet isn't an unnecessary victim of the holidays.

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Who Else Wants A Unique Gift Idea For Your Best Friend?

Embarrass him or her with a unique gift idea

A unique gift idea for your best friend is a lot harder than it sounds for most of us. We've either used up every unique gift idea that we could manage in years before, or have just known our friend for too long to surprise them anymore. What's a friend to do at the holidays?

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