How To Enjoy A Mindful Cup Of Tea

“Would you like to try our teas?” said the nice representative from Adagio Teas. “Yes, yes, yes,” I replied. I was given a gift certificate to purchase some tea and teaware. The package arrived a few weeks ago and I … Continue reading

A Gift Book To Inspire and Celebrate Retirement

As a blogger, many books pass my desk for review. One that caught my eye this season is Hello Someday by Kobi Yamada and John Christianson. It’s a gift book to inspire and celebrate retirement. It’s from Compendium, one of my favorite publishers … Continue reading

Still Need Holiday Gifts? Here Are Some of My Favorites.

Each summer I attend the NY NOW Show – The Market for Lifestyle, Home + Gift – at the Javits Center in New York City. It’s fun to walk the aisles filled with jewelry, housewares, artisan crafts, paper goods, and … Continue reading

Gifts So Good You’ll Want To Give One To Yourself

Last month, I had the opportunity to visit the NY NOW Show – The Market for Lifestyle, Home + Gift – at the Javits Center in New York City. This  group hosts a winter and summer show each year. It’s geared to retailers, … Continue reading

Celebrate Valentine’s Day With This Gem-tastic Giveaway

The nice PR people at Jewelry Television (JTV), asked me if I would like to sponsor a special giveaway in honor of Galentine’s Day, which they declared as February 13th, the day before Valentine’s Day. “That’s gem-tastic,” I replied, as I quickly … Continue reading