Christmas Gift Guide For Early Shopping

~*Unique Holiday Gifts Shopping Guide*~
Unique Holiday Gifts Shopping Guide
Finding a gift for the person who has everything can be tricky.  That’s why we’ve found a few awesome ideas to make that “hard-to-shop-for” person “hardly” a problem!   The Original Basket Case Head Hoop Game  The Original Basket Case Headband Hoop Game
The Original Basket Case Headband Hoop Game includes one adjustable, one-size fits all headband with an attached basket and 20 red and white balls.  Bar Monogrammed Soap Monogrammed Bar Soap Set Fresh Engraved Soap! This isn’t just any soap. It’s some of the yummiest, most pampering soap you have used! Our soaps feature a pure vegetable base, triple milled for a luxuriously clean experience. You may choose either to have a monogram, single initial or a name. There is an 8 character limit for names. Monograms and names are available in all standard fonts. Single Initials available in Script and Times Block font only. Single Bar is also available. 
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On the personal side

 Monogrammed Sweater Scarfs  (Multiple colors available)Monogrammed Scarfs Keep warm in the season’s hottest colors! This so-so-soft scarf will make you wish for snow! 
Ugly Sweater Tie for Him Ugly Sweater Tie For Him 

~*Décor & Party Supplies*~
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Whether you’re hosting a holiday party at your home, or planning one somewhere else, you can bring holiday cheer with these fun décor supplies and ideas. 
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year Drink Napkin
 Most Wonderful Time Beverage Napkins
Add holiday spirit to the table during all of your Christmas celebrations with these white napkins with the phrase “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” in red and gold. Oy To The World Drink Napkins
White Oy To the World Menorah Beverage NapkinsAdd holiday spirit to the table during all of your Hanukkah celebrations with these white napkins featuring a menorah and the phrase “Oy to the World” in blue. Don’t forget the matching cups for a complete tablescape or great hostess gift!   Santa Mesh Wreath (Also comes in reindeer)
 Santa Mesh Wreath
Oversized Santa door hanger has plush and felt faces,
mesh wreath body and dimensional dangle legs with jingle bells.   Santa Claus Ceramic Dip Bowl 
Ceramic Santa Dip Bowl
Spruce up your holiday parties with this jolly ceramic Santa bowl. Perfect for chips and dips or candy.  Reindeer pop-up placecards  Reindeer Pop-up Place Card holders
 Don’t miss out on this year’s most adorable reindeer pop-up place cards! Perfect for making your holiday decorations complete – just add a name and you’re all set to go!   Merry Christmas Garland
Merry Christmas Garland
Make the holidays complete with our popular Merry Christmas Garland! Beautifully decorated garland, with added stars on end for an extra special touch!   Be Jolly Giant Pinwheel Decorations
Be Jolly Giant Pinwheel Decorations
Create a bold display to decorate your Christmas celebration with these giant pinwheel decorations in 3 sizes and colors. The decorations are embellished with silver glitter. Pack contains 3 decorations in 3 designs. Hanukkah Cookie Cutter Set Hanukkah Cookie Cutter Set Hanukkah baking is easy with this set of 5 plastic Hanukkah cookie cutters
in the shapes of a draydel, menorah, star, shield, and Maccabee.

~*Stocking Stuffers*~

Want something unique and fun for a stocking stuffer?  Skip the as seen on tv products this year and discover some super-fun stocking stuffers like the ones below.
Toilet Plunger Wine Bottle Stoppers
 Plunge Bottle Stopper
Don’t let your fine wine go down the drain- plunge it! Made of wood and pure silicone, Plunge stops up your bottle with an airtight seal so your wine will live to be sipped another day. Perfect as a white elephant gift or for your own pure enjoyment! Ugly Sweater Can Koozie
 Ugly Sweater Drink Hugger
Make your canned drinks a little more festive with the Ugly Sweater Can Koozie. Perfect for Ugly Sweater parties or just spreading a little holiday humor! Reindeer Antler Hair ClipsReindeer Antler Hair Clips
Set of two hair shaped like reindeer antlers to add some fun and whimsy to your holiday outfits.
More Merry Please Bar Bell
 Bar Bell - More Merry Please
Add a bit of retro glam to your bar this holiday season!
Reindeer Measuring Spoon Set Reindeer Measuring Spoon Set
Ceramic Reindeer measuring spoons feature hand hammered metal detail.
Set includes ½ teaspoon, 1 teaspoon and 1 tablespoon.

*~Wine and Drink Gifts~*
Let’s face it, sometimes a good drink makes those cookies even better.  Whether you like eeggnog wine, moscow mules or martinis, here are some great holiday drink gifts your family and friends will love.

The Most Wonderful Time for Wine Drink Napkins
Wonderful Time Beverage Napkin
Christmas party beverage napkin with green and white text on a red background and a green border. Text reads “It’s the most wonderful time for a glass of wine”. Reindeer Wine Glass
 Reindeer Wine Glass
This adorable reindeer wine glass is the perfect way to spice up a traditional wine glass. Perfect for all holiday celebrations!  Eat Drink and Be Merry Glitter Stemmed Wine Glass
Be Merry Wine Glass With Glitter Stem
Glass wine glass with Christmas humor text in bright green and red text, candy canes, and red holly sprigs, with red glitter stem. Text reads “Eat, Drink and Be Merry”.  Moscow Mule Copper Cup
 Moscow Mule Copper Mug
Enjoy your vodka cocktails in this beautiful mug. Intended to keep your drink colder longer, the copper has been lacquered to resist tarnishing. Great for sipping frosty cocktails or beer!   Personalized Grand Pilsner Set
Personalized Grand Pilsner Glasses - Set of 4
Hand-cut using century old techniques or sand etched this set of 4 customized grand pilsners is hand decorated in the USA. Each grand pilsner holds 20  ounces.  Choose from 6 typestyles to create the classic or modern addition to any table. The perfect Swoozie’s gift for family members, friends and of course yourself!   Novelty Wine Glasses – Mason Jars, Solo Cups & More!

Whether it’s a wine glass shaped like a solo cup or a mason jar, or you want something glittery and fun, we have the perfect selection of wine and gag drinkware gifts everyone will love! 

~*~White Elephant and Grab Bags~*~
White elephant shopping can be tricky.  You need to discover something unique, for a fixed price and that is universally loved.  To help make it easy, below you’ll find some great options that everyone can enjoy.
Light up Snowman Headband
 Snowman Light Up Headband
Snowman and reindeer headband features LED component.  Ugly Sweater Ribbon
 Ugly Sweater Ribbon
This pin-back ribbon is the perfect addition for your upcoming ugly sweater party. Have your friends compete for the “#1 Ugliest Sweater” and wait for hilarity to ensue. But First Coffee Thermal Mug
ban.do hot suff but first coffee thermal mug
Everyone knows that it’s hard to tackle the day without imbibing coffee. Fun white thermal mug with the very large phrase “But First Coffee” in black.  The BPA-, phthalate-, and lead-free interior means you can sip your drink without worries. Elephants Acrylic Wine Glass
 Chit Chat Drink Markers
A collegiate mascot double wall wine glass for Alabama fans, featuring a pattern of red and white elephants on a gray background.

~*~Really Cool Ornaments~*~
Christmas ornaments are the best way to remember all of your happiest moments.  They let you express your own style and they are fun for everyone to look at.  Here are a few fun styles that can help build memories and work as icebreakers during your holiday get-togethers. Merry Christmas Ya’ll Ball Ornament 
 Ball Ornament - Merry Christmas Y'all This decorative, hand-painted ornament is perfect for this holiday season! Great for your tree, or makes a wonderful gift for friends and family!Chalkboard Santa Ornament 
 Chalkboard Ornament - Santa Belt
Ceramic ornament features painted chalkboard belt and has glitter accents and burlap bow. Write family member name, gift recipient or Christmas year.Pink or Blue Baby Onsie Ornament
 Pink Baby Onsie Ornament
These adorable onesie ornaments are great for the upcoming holiday season! Easy to personalize
for a baby’s first Christmas! Choose from pink or blue.  Add personalization for $10.00!I Heart Santa Ornament
 I Heart Santa Ornament Glass ornament with red glitter and red ostrich feathers inside and the phrase I (Heart) Santa in glitter on the outside. Top of the ornament is decorated with a large red polka dot bow and ostrich feathers. Personalize on the back side of the ornament inside the printed black frame for only $10.00   Wreath Glitter Ornament
We're Expecting Stork Glass Ornament
Celebrate the gift of pregnancy with this precious We’re Expecting Stork Ornament.
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Parenting and Job Search: How to Keep the Balance

Today, it is the usual thing that parents should combine both things: parenting and earning money. But it is a real challenge to find the balance and remain successful in these both spheres of life. Parenting and Job Search: How to Keep the Balance

In this article, we want to note what moments you should consider being able to keep the balance in your life and provide enough attention and care to your children.

It should be mentioned some tips that you need to consider reaching the counterpoise in job searching and parenting.

Tips to Succeed in Job Searching and Parenting

  1. Take your job hunt seriously and create a competitive resume that shows only the best of your qualities and skills.

It seems complicated to present the best skills. Before writing the resume check whether your job application is up-to-date and highlights the skills, experience, and qualities which are desirable for the job you are applying for. If the task seems to be too complicated for you, consider resume writing services reviews to find the professional assistance. Make sure that your resume really cost a thing and separate the points you need to improve.

The resume is the first step that shows you in the eyes of prospective employers.

  1. Be up-to-date and forget the old techniques. Use social media and other resources on the Internet.

Upwork, Facebook and Twitter, LinkedIn, Indeed, Monster… it is not the complete list of resources on the Internet that can be used for finding online remote work. And LinkedIn is considered the best online platform for discovering online work opportunities.

So, all you need is to concentrate on searching for the job that will be appropriate for you.

  1. Add job searching to your schedule and take it seriously.

Try to allocate time (just several hours a day) for searching the desired position and don’t be afraid to send your resume. Any attempt is also a step to a desirable job.

  1. Spend money on what matters.

A lot of employees object spending money on their job search but you should make at least small investments in improving some skill or refining your resume. And the result will be not long in coming.

  1. Plan meetings.

Try to have all your job meetings from 10 a.m. till 3 p.m. The case is that you may have delays because of family incidents at the beginning and the end of the workday.

  1. Dedicate time to your children.

You should spend at least some hours a day speaking, reading, drawing or doing another thing with your children. Your attention is very important for your kids and it doesn’t matter how old they are. Children always appreciate your attempts to be closer with them.

  1. Share responsibilities.

Make a schedule with your partner and share all the duties according to your busyness. Your family should learn to cooperate with each other to have a chance of spending time together.

  1. Learn to manage your time.Learn to manage your time.

You have to learn to use every available moment to improve your efficiency. Try to fulfill the pauses during the day with activities you need to make and don’t be afraid to combine them.

For example, you can pay bills via the Internet while you are waiting for the conference with your colleagues. Time management makes you more productive and then you will get a chance to relax at the end of the day.

To sum it up, you can reach the balance between parenting and job hunt. The only thing you need to do is to make a schedule of the tasks you need to go through daily.

And don’t forget that you are only human, so a proper time management is your way to keep the balance between the family and work.

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How You Can Utilize Promo Codes On Fashion Buying

Why should you avail coupons for new fashion arrivals online?

Online shopping has become the order of the day! From your favorite book, platter to designer dress and other fashion buys you have access to everything online today. Have you been eyeing at the designer and couture collection of famous brands on magazines and online ads in recent times? Do you have a deep desire to be able to dress unique in your style and impress the people around you? Most of all, do you want to up your wardrobe within your budget? If you have answered yes to all the questions, you can check out the online fashion store deals and discounts and shop till you drop! How You Can Utilize Promo Codes On Fashion Buying

The new arrival coupons are the best

Fashion coupon codes and promo offers that are available on the fresh, new arrival are the best deals! Usually, retail store outlets only sell their designer collection at half the price or at a good discount, when there’s a stock clearance. And even though you get a stylish dress at half the price or a good discounted offer, there’s no guarantee that you will get it in your size and in other color variations, when the collection got first launched. Furthermore, the last units of a designer dress put to stock clearance often have issues like faded colors, ripped stitches, untidy and shabby in appearance and many more. No one wants to purchase a designer or chic dress and spend a few more bucks in setting it correctly. 

Hence, it’s always a smart call to opt-in for the best of the fashion deal and coupons for new arrivals. Usually, it is difficult to come across such deals. Fashion brands would love to make more profits when they launch a new arrival section. So, if you get access to new arrival discount coupons, available within the first week of its arrival, it is essential to make the most of the same. The dresses that you get to buy with discount coupons on new arrivals are fresh units with no color fading and shabby look. Also, you get to flaunt a designer dress, when the trend is all new and buzz around it is fresh. Furthermore, for every fashion-conscious woman, it’s a feel-good factor to be able to grab the best deal on a newly launched designer dress and apparel, and other allied accessories.

How to opt-in for the best coupons and promo codes?

If you are a budget shopper and want to bag your best women evening dresses and gowns within your budget, then you should be able to have access to them at the right time. Discussed below are few of the easy and smart tips that will enable you to select the best deals and discount coupons on designer dresses as well as new arrivals.Azbro Up to 85% Off on Sale

  1. Always be on the lookout for best deals

Women who are always searching for the best deals are the ones that get it most of the time! Hence, ensure that you do your online browsing and research from time to time so that you have access to the best offers. Furthermore, if you sign-up for direct mailers or newsletters from a particular fashion outlet or brand, you might receive everything from mobile alerts to email notifications on new arrival discounts and other promotional offers all year round. It will help you to plan your shopping in a streamlined manner.

  1. Check out the deals based on the fashion seasons

If you have been digging into fashion deals and offers for a while, you will be aware of terms like Fall-Winter and Summer or Spring collection. Every fashion brand and retail outlet usually have a new line of clothing and accessories dedicated these seasons. Hence, it’s a smart call to keep an eye on the discounts on fresh arrivals at the start of every season and bring home your best buys.

  1. Asking always helps

Not always can you predict the exact time when a brand or retail store will come up with its discounts and coupons. You can make a guess, keeping in mind the past rends. Hence, asking is the best solution. If you are frequent at a particular retail outlet, then you can always ask for when there’s going to be a new fashion arrival and discounts made available. You can keep a tab on the store and its online shopping page based on the timing. You can rely on this information as the shop staff will always be better informed than anyone else.

Today, every woman wants to look their best! Being fashion conscious in your way has become very important. Whether you are attending a friend’s yacht party or are presenting your company at a boardroom meeting, it’s essential always to be well-turned out. Also, not everyone can splurge heavy on designer brands. For them, the best of the deals and coupon codes on the new designer dress arrivals prove to be helpful. It helps you to get your best buys within the best price possible.

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Travel Series: How to Make Sure You Don’t Miss Your Flight

Flying can be very stressful. There is a lot to think about and regulations over what you can pack have been tightened up in recent years, so packing a carry-on is a bit of a minefield. Then there is always the risk that your flight is canceled at the last minute for reasons outside of your control. Travel Series How to Make Sure You Don’t Miss Your Flight-Feature

If this does happen to you and you booked tickets via United Airlines, you can claim United Airlines compensation. Sites like AirHelp walk you through the steps you need to take to claim compensation from airlines. Bookmark this one in case it happens to you!

Luckily, airlines try not to cancel or delay their flights, as it costs them too much money and creates a lot of knock-on effects. In most cases, missing a flight is mostly down to bad luck and poor organization on our part. To prevent the worst from happening to you, check out the following tips to help you make sure you don’t miss your next flight.

Have the Right Documents Ready

This may sound obvious, but there are always people who arrive at the check-in desk with their documents, only to discover that they left something important at home or their passport or ID is out of date or invalid. If you are catching an international flight, make sure you have at least six months left on your passport. Find out in advance whether you need a visa to travel. If you do, apply in good time. If the check-in staff find any issues with your paperwork, they will not let you fly.

Check the Flight Times and Terminal

Check and double-check your flight times so you are confident you haven’t got the wrong times or dates in your head. It is a good idea to download the airline’s app so that you are notified of any changes to departure times. This will help to avoid any last-minute panic attacks on the day of departure.

Check which terminal you are flying from. Being dropped at one terminal, only to find out that you are flying from a different terminal is not great, especially if the two terminals are miles apart and you are already late for your flight.

Plan Your Route to the Airport

Plan your route to the airport if you are driving there. Roads to the airport are often congested during peak times, so bear this in mind. Decide whether it would be easier to catch a train to the airport. Sometimes, trains drop you right at the terminal, so it can be easier and quicker to leave the car at home. If you do decide to drive, book airport parking in advance, so you are guaranteed a parking spot and there are no headaches upon arrival.

Be Ready to Go

Have your bags packed and all your documents in place so you are ready to leave on the day of departure. Do not leave your packing until the last minute, as that is the easiest way to forget something vital.

Set Your Alarm

Are you departing on an early morning flight? Don’t rely on your internal body clock to wake you up. Set at least two different alarms, one on your phone and the other a traditional wind-up alarm clock, just in case you sleep through one or it doesn’t work. Missing your flight because you slept in is not a valid excuse.

It is often easier to book a night in an airport hotel if you have an early morning flight. You can catch an extra hour in bed because it takes very little time to travel to the airport and an airport shuttle is often included in the cost of the room. However, make sure you set that alarm or ask for an early morning wakeup call!

Have a Contingency Plan

Always have a contingency plan in place in case something goes wrong. Examples include the car not starting or bad weather striking overnight. Try to plan for every eventuality. The more organized you are, the less stressful your trip will be.

Give Yourself Plenty of Time

Give yourself plenty of time to reach the airport so you are not rushing like a maniac. The gate usually closes around 30 minutes before a flight departs, so make sure you have time to get through check-in and airport security. There are times when it is exceptionally busy, and it can take more than 30 minutes to get through the security lines. The flight won’t wait for you if you are stuck in a queue.

Pay attention to the information boards when you are in the terminal. Keep an eye out for when your gate is announced. It would be embarrassing to miss your flight because you were too busy shopping in the duty-free area.

Lastly, don’t panic. Our brain shuts down when we panic, and we tend to make poor decisions. Don’t be that person!

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