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Top Ten Weird, Strange and Anti- Gifts for Valentine’s Day

Yesterday was my guy’s guide to Valentine’s Day, which was all sweet and sickly. Today is the stuff I wouldn’t dare buy for my wife (though she could read this for ideas, HINT HINT!) I scoured some of my favorite websites, and thought of some more unusual gifts for what is otherwise a day of ... Read More »

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A Guy’s Guide to Valentine’s Day

Okay, romantic ideas are a dime a dozen, and all the Valentine’s Day gift ideas – chocolate, roses, monster trucks – are much overdone. I’m no Martha Stewart or Supermom (first of all, I’m a guy), and Cosmo magazine pretty well cornered the market on “what to give him for Valentine’s Day.” You guys all ... Read More »

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Throw an Olympics Party

An Olympics Party occasion only comes around once every two years.  The infrequency makes it something special, and different.  Also, because Olympics parties aren’t something that people routinely attend, they have few expectations about them, and are bound to have fun. Olympics Opening Ceremony Party The opening ceremonies are a great time to have a ... Read More »

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Watch Out, Little Pooch – It’s National Dress Up Your Pet Day!

Yup, there’s a celebration for everything! January 14th is National Dress up Your Pet Day! All dogs and cats (and pigs too), RUN! Run for your life! Oh, sure, my 3 year old daughter would LOOOOVE this holiday – she tries to dress her “cousin” Bacardi (a mini pin) all the time – when she’s ... Read More »

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