2021 Holiday Gift Guide: 12 Ready to Ship Gift Ideas

Our holiday gift guide series continues today with our roundup of ready to ship gift ideas. With frequent shipping delays, we wanted to put together a list of gift ideas that have estimated arrival dates before Christmas, along with a couple of membership and subscription ideas too. And remember, if you’re feeling the delayed shipping…

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What Movies Can You Watch Over and Over?

Recently, when I visited my aunt and grandmother in England, I knew three things would be true… We would eat roast chicken (my aunt always makes it the night we arrive), we would read poems (my grandmother loves them) and we would watch So I Married an Axe Murderer. My family has watched the romantic…

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Gift Guide #9: The Hard-to-Shop-For Crowd (You Know Who You Are)

Who’s left on your holiday gift list? There are always a few people who are stumpers, so this week (on Instagram), we asked who you needed ideas for. Your answers: in-laws, teachers, and most of all tweens/teens. Here are a bunch of suggestions, most of which are under $30… TEENS AND TWEENS: The timeless question…

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December 2021 Horoscopes: Nostalgia Awakens

Naturally, during any December of any year, we tend to become more reflective as we look back upon what the universe brought to us personally and professionally. With the holidays upon us, we have a brief moment to take a step back and enjoy ourselves rather than focusing exclusively upon all of our usual demands….

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What’s Your Holiday Cookie Showstopper?

Every year around this time, I say the same thing… “This year, I’m going to find the holiday cookie that is dramatic and delicious, one that will elicit oooohs and ahhhhhs from kids and grown-ups alike.” I save posts on Instagram, and I dog-ear the latest holiday baking book. But then, of course, I usually…

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December 2021 Theme: The Power of Our Relationships

As we move further into the holiday season, a time when relationships of all kinds tend to take center stage, our December theme is all about the bonds we hold most dear. It’s about relationships past and present, old and new, distant and close. It’s about the understanding that though relationships may be hard, they’re…

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Gift Guide #7: Your Outdoorsy Dad Who FaceTimes You When He’s Walking by Cool Holiday Lights.

Filson watch cap, $45, with USA-sourced wool; or a Heattech ribbed beanie, $15. (Have you ever talked to someone who has worn Heattech? Everyone goes nuts, including myself. It’s SO warm.) Jaw-dropping photo book by world-class mountaineer Jimmy Chin, $46, including lots of behind-the-scenes details of impossible conditions. Beer glasses, $42 for two, made with…

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