Holiday Gifting

How To Figure Out If You Should Get Your Partner's Mom A Mother's Day Present

Dating someone and trying to figure out what to get their families during the holidays can be a little confusing. If you're a guest for Christmas or Hanukkah, do you shell out gifts for every single family member? Do you go in on a present with your …
By Elana Rubin

11 Lovely Mother's Day Gifts That Your Partner's Mom Would Really Appreciate

Holidays become doubly exciting — and, truthfully, doubly complicated — any time you're in a relationship. You have to divvy up your time between two households, often kiss the cheeks of a million and one distant relatives you barely know, and, of co…
By Genevieve Wheeler

These Disney One-Pieces For Your Niece Are Outrageously Adorable & We Can't Even

Congratulations on becoming an awesome aunt to your baby niece. You're taking on your new role like you are the Fairy Godmother to one very deserving princess. You don't have the power to turn pumpkins into carriages, but that won't stop you from spo…
By Rachel Chapman

10 Amazing Valentine's Day Gift Ideas That Couples Can Buy & Enjoy Together

As a certified chocoholic, I know that an assorted box of truffles is a safe bet as a Valentine's Day gift. But when you're looking for the perfect present to get your significant other for Feb. 14, sometimes going in on a gift for the two of you to …
By Elana Rubin

10 Valentine's Day Gifts For Your Friends Who Deserve All The Love In The World

To quote the endlessly brilliant Carrie Bradshaw, "Maybe our girlfriends are our soulmates and guys are just people to have fun with." If that's the case (and yes, yes, it is), don't our true soulmates deserve a little celebration and pampering? I'm …
By Genevieve Wheeler

3 Experience Dates For Couples Who Don't Want To Exchange Valentine's Day Gifts

Valentine's Day is just around the corner, which means now is about the time we all start panicking and trying to decide what to get our SOs. I mean, you could go with the basic chocolates and candy hearts combo, or you could give a gift a little out…
By Genevieve Wheeler

When To Order Your Valentine's Day Gift By, Depending On How Last-Minute You Wanna Get

In the world of same-day shipping and drone deliveries, it's all too easy to forget that ordering gifts take time. But allow me to remind you, friends — it does, indeed, take time. Especially when you're buying and sending a gift for Valentine's Day!…
By Genevieve Wheeler

7 Valentine's Day Gifts That Are Way More Creative Than Chocolate & Teddy Bears

I'll be the first to admit that Valentine's Day is full of clichés. And yes, it has become a commercialized holiday that stresses the importance of spending money more than spending actual time with the person you love. But no one is forcing you to g…
By Jamie Kravitz

6 Valentine's Day Gifts To Give After 3 Months So You Don't Freak Out Your Partner

Few occasions are trickier to shop for than Valentine's Day, especially when you're in a budding relationship. Between the clichéd chocolate assortments that every drugstore aisle is pushing you to purchase (they are awfully convenient) and your part…
By Genevieve Wheeler

How To Return The Christmas Gift From Your Partner Without Getting Caught

Christmas has come and gone, so yay for surviving what can be an extremely stressful holiday. Now the only thing you have to worry about is exchanging any presents you didn't really want. If the person you're dating gave you something you don't exact…
By Jamie Kravitz

7 Reasons Why You Should Never Feel Guilty Returning A Gift

It's around that time where you're doing a quadruple review of the gifts you were given during Christmas. You definitely appreciate everything, but sometimes, you juggle the idea of returning one or two things. Does this make you some holiday villain…
By Jasmine Vaughn-Hall

Should You Return The Gift Your Partner Gave You Or Would That Make You A Grinch?

I am both terrible and excellent at gift-giving. (I'm also apparently not afraid to brag.) I'm excellent gift-giver in that I only choose (1) thoughtful or (2) definitively useful gifts. I'm a terrible gift-giver in that my average level of fondness …
By Kimmy Foskett

6 Foolproof Reactions For That One Christmas Present You Absolutely Hate

It's happened to all of us. You've been waiting a whole year to receive gifts from your favorite people and then BOOM. We get that. "That" can be many things: a re-gifted pair of boots that aren't even close to your size; a gift card to the Cheesecak…
By Alani Vargas

7 Hilarious Similarities Between Waking Up On Christmas When You're 5 Vs. 25

Christmas morning is like going to Disney World — magical, and the exact moment that you realize you'll always be a kid at heart. You might have swapped that juice box for a mimosa at the annual Christmas morning breakfast this year, but everything e…
By Marisa Casciano

7 Reasons To Start Using A Bullet Journal To Organize Your Life In 2018

Choosing the right planner at the start of the new year is a critical, albeit incredibly personal decision. As for me, I'm a notebook hoarder, so I might be a little biased, but journals are getting a lot of attention in the health and wellness space…
By Julia Guerra

5 Nostalgia Gifts For '90s Kids Who Are All That

Buying the perfect holiday gift for your best friend can be pretty tricky, especially when they deserve the world, but you can only afford, like, a candle. But if your BFF is one of many born in Generation Y, there's no question that they'll love a l…
By Lizzy Rosenberg

9 Gifts That Give Back, To Make The Holidays Brighter For Everyone

Is it just me, or is December flying by faster than I ever thought was possible. We've found ourselves in the throes of the holiday season, with Christmas fast approaching at just six (!!) days away. So if you're still scrambling and shopping around …
By Bernadette Deron

10 Last Minute Lush Gifts Under $10, Because You Probably Forgot Someone

There's nothing I love more than a long, leisurely bath. When I was younger, I personally kept the bubble bath industry afloat with my habit. Now that I'm older and know good ingredients from potentially toxic ones, Lush Cosmetics is my favorite bran…
By Allanah Dykes

'Stranger Things' Eggo Waffle Bath Bombs Are The Best Gift For Eleven Fans

Stranger Things has delighted Netflix users around the world — many a Hawkins-themed Halloween costume has been seen, and multi-colored Christmas lights will never be the same again. A new piece of merchandise for the '80s-set show has surfaced, and …
By Alison Turka

7 Extra AF Gift Ideas For The Bougie Friend In Your Girl Crew

Where would life be without that super extra bougie friend? No matter how dramatic their wants and needs are, we are so here for them and their entertaining nature. If you're the bougie friend, you know this all to well. If you're considering things …
By Jasmine Vaughn-Hall