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Giving The Gift of Faith and Beyond

Giving The Gift of Faith and Beyond

When it comes to finding the right gift, you may be stuck trying to figure out what to get someone special. There are traditional options, and then there are things that speak to the heart and soul. For instance, if you have family or friends that are Jewish, then you …

Smallest Gift, Sizeable Encouragement

Smallest Gift, Sizeable Encouragement

Arriving home one flustered day, I was greeted with a clump of unattractive mail, cluttering up an otherwise neat dining room table, set for the evening meal. It had been a profoundly disenchanting day. And the first letter I open was an unexpected bill, and then there was the reminder …

Top Five Occasions When Indians Choose to Gift a Cake

Top Five Occasions When Indians Choose to Gift a Cake

Celebrations mean different things in different cultures. Indians, who are generally known to be very traditional in the way they select gifts have accommodated some new approaches. The trends of gifting are gradually changing from a welcome garland to a rose bouquet, sweets to cakes, hand knitted sweaters to fashion …

Eight Unique Gift Ideas For Co-Workers

Eight Unique Gift Ideas For Co-Workers

Do you have co-workers that you feel you need to surprise with a gift that is not only different but also unique? Well, you certainly should consider gifts from Russia. Because of the high number of people found in this country, there is a diverse yet very rich culture. In …

Your Gift Idea Questions Answered

Your Gift Idea Questions Answered

Gift giving has been an activity throughout human history. Gifts can have different meanings based on the people involved or the occasion. Sometimes, it is difficult to know what the right gift would be. With a general idea of the concept of gift giving, we hope to give you a …

In Pursuit Of The Ideal Gift

In Pursuit Of The Ideal Gift

Age, sex, race/culture (e.g. ensure you are aware of any cultural insensitivities prior to your search for the ideal gift), and your relationship to the recipient are all important factors to be considered. The hobbies/leisure interests, needs and wants often serve as a good starting point. As there remains considerable …