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Korean Gift Giving Etiquette and Practices

Korean Gift Giving Etiquette and Practices
The subject of this post may seem a bit odd but I assure you, that Korean gift giving etiquette and practices are a "thing".  I am half Korean and since my mother was a first-generation immigrant to the states, many of her Korean customs were instilled in me throughout my childhood.

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A Summarized Anniversary Gift List by Year

A Summarized Anniversary Gift List by Year

You've stumbled across a priceless treasure trove in the form of a summarized anniversary gift list by year.  All you guys that are baffled about what to get that's meaningful for your wedding anniversary - you've hit the holy grail of gift lists! 

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Favorite Tune Converted To A Music Box Song

Favorite Tune Converted To A Music Box Song
I have to admit that I have a fixation with intarsia music boxes and when I can get my favorite tune converted to a music box song, it's a double home run for me.  When I found an online store that not only sells these, but can also install a custom song, I got excited.

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Funny Gag Gifts

Funny Gag Gifts
When it comes to funny gag gifts, the humorist will definitely appreciate that you thought to tickle their funny bone. I have three gag gifts that I'm recommending you consider for your favorite comedic gift recipient. Before I get to the recommendations, let me share a short true story of a gag gift that went horribly wrong!

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Changing Seasons

Changing Seasons
I know that fall was officially here on September 22nd, but where I live in the Carolinas, the changing seasons often do not match the calendar.  So the date came and went without a shift in the cadence of life.  Each day since passed much as the day before...

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