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Presenting Our Exclusive 2019 Holiday Gift Guide Fave Selections


How many of us are making our holiday lists and checking them twice? Always searching for the very best prices and deals, I'm one of those shopping "early birds". We all know the saying- the early bird gets the most competitive pricing. Well, that's what I usually say to myself. How many of us eagerly await the festivities of the holiday season? Merry and bright celebrations of the holiday season bring about special feelings of happiness toward family, friends, and even strangers. Gathering together to share memorable times with family and friends creates joyous memories filled with good eats, hi-tech toys and gadgets, delightful stocking stuffers, and plenty of good wishes to share. It's fulfilling to discover just the right presents for family and friends. Bringing joy to our hearts, we present out exclusive 2019 holiday gift guide fave selections.

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Presenting Our Exclusive 2019 Holiday Gift Guide Fave Selections

We have once again discovered some of the newest, most desired, trending gift items for family and friends. We're thrilled with our final presentation, after our year-long vetting process, and are now excited to present our annual exclusive 2019 Holiday Gift Guide Fave Selections.

Our Indulgent Fave 

Photo Credit | Chocolate Pizza Company
Discover the secret to winning at gift giving (even if you're gifting yourself)! Making (our) dreams come true, family-owned Chocolate Pizza Company is where to look for gourmet chocolate specialties. Delight the chocolate lovers in your life with the most delectable assortment of specialty chocolate pizza masterpieces ever designed. Their signature, trademarked Chocolate Pizza® and Peanut Butter Wings® crafted from the highest quality Swiss-style chocolate, or homemade English toffee are certain to please Kiddos and CEOs. Ideal for both professional and personal celebrations, owner Ryan Novak and his talented creative team will prepare and even work with you to create original custom chocolate creations uniquely made with the finest attention to detail.

Our Creative Fave

Ever need quick and easy staging for photos? I have the perfect solution! Not only for the creative community, SnapIt Boards are the best way to affordably set-up a premium backdrop in just seconds. SnapIt Boards are innovatively printed at 300 dpi for stunning, clear reproductions of the original background images of 3 marble backdrop boards, 3 woodgrain background boards in different styles for creative video and photography needs. Capturing 'gramworthy' pics in a "snap" with pristine, durable quarter inch thick PVC foam, with a non-reflective, non-glare and satin finish, easily wiped down to maintain. Never again worry about thin, creased photo set-up areas with spacious Snapit Boards measuring 26" by 20" to add-on and connect, providing high quality, affordable home or professional photo ops!

Our Inspirational Fave 

Creatively crafted, all of the 'verse-based' Holly Lane Christian Jewelry collections feature a Story Card illuminating a Bible verse reference on the front, with an explanation of the design's significance on the back. Artist Tiffany Scott's love for semiprecious gemstones shows through in her use of many different gems throughout the line. Each Holly Lane order arrives tucked inside of a nest of craft paper strands, in a branded keepsake box delivered to you with a label proudly stating- "Handmade in the Heart of Virginia". We've partnered to offer exclusive discount code, 20FORYOU to receive 20% off your next purchase.

Our Kids' Subscription Fave 

Photo Credit | Brick Loot
An inventive 9 year-old, knowing exactly what other kids enjoy created my son's favorite monthly subscription box. Brick Loot is an awesome box subscription company geared towards construction brick builders and LEGO fans. Kids (and adults) anxiously await their Brick Loot box, loaded with unlimited fun, creative construction brick compatible products. Building (pun intended) anticipation, each month, surprise contents of the themed box arrive, including exclusive, unique items not available for purchase anywhere else! 

Our Bee Fave

Bees have been recognized as being "Creature of the Year" and this eco-friendly, educational gaming experience is right on-trend. Featuring a mission based adventure simulation for consoles and PC, discover the importance of bees within our ecosystem as you battle wasps and spiders, search for pollen, and of course, protect your Queen Bee and hive from humans and other animal species. Explore the Bee Simulator's Honey Park, inspired by NYC's Central Park while changing your perspective to discover a simulated world, through the eyes of a bee!

Our Family Fave

Off to a late start, we discovered the money-saving benefits of 529 College Savings Plans, tax-advantaged savings plans for families saving money toward higher education expenses. Lowering educational debt by reducing the need for financial supplement through student loans, there are two types of 529 College Savings Plans offering an #ounceofprevention for families to consider , as stated by 529forCollege.com-

College Savings Plans – You contribute post-tax money into your plan and those contributions are invested based on the specific plan and your risk tolerance. Your earnings are yours to use tax-free as long as they are used for qualified higher education purchases.

Prepaid Tuition Plans – 10 states – which include Florida, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Texas, Virginia and Washington – and one not-for-profit organization let you pre-purchase future tuition at a predetermined rate today. An account owner purchases full or partial years or individual units of tuition for a child, and when the child decides to go to college, the plan pays out based on tuition rates from when the account was originally opened.

Our Global Fave 

eeBoo has what parents seek,
Because all children are unique.
Robots, science, board games, crafts!
Learn, imagine, share some laughs! 

Well said, eeBoo! Speaking from personal experience, little learners demonstrate a vast array of interests from the very beginning. Selecting gifts reflective of each child's individual interests whether it's traveling the world, creating amazing art, exploring space, or simply enjoying colorful patterns is where eeBoo demonstrates their devotion to nurturing child development. Gifts as diverse as brilliant world maps, puzzles for all ages, step-by-step drawing books, and personalized growth charts serve to expand natural curiosity while supporting eeBoo's belief in good citizenship.

Our Snuggly Fave

Holiday time or anytime, keeping baby cozy and comfy is made simple with delightful SwaddleDesigns baby luxury collections featuring plush flannel blankets and sleeping sacks. Featuring the sweetest color palettes and prints, SwaddleDesigns are made in the USA with soft, breathable, lightweight cotton flannel fabric, making 1-2-3 Swaddle easy  to manage, plus a useful instruction label to help. So soft and snuggly, I'd love to see an adult collection of sleepwear in the near future! SwaddleDesigns was founded by Lynette Damir, mom of two, experienced nurse, and artist. Lynette combined two of her passions- helping new parents calm and comfort their baby, and designing attractive, safe, functional products. 

Our Supernatural Fave

Photo Credit | GhostBed

Expertly designing luxurious sleep technology products, each GhostBed is finely crafted in the USA, for long-lasting quality and comfort. Sleep well knowing that you're able to try out your new GhostBed for over 100 days, plus you'll receive the bonus benefits of free shipping and an industry-leading 5 year warranty from GhostBed by Nature's Sleep (affiliate), a Consumer Reports rated brand. Ideal for gifting someone special or yourself, join satisfied sleepers enjoying "supernatural comfort at down-to-earth prices".

Our Ryan Fave

Streaming into homes worldwide, Ryan Kaji of Ryan Toys Reviews know what kids like. Teaming up with Colgate, kids will really like brushing their teeth with Colgate Ryan's World Oral Care products holiday gift sets for kids to enjoy "Bright Smiles, Bright Futures"! In case you haven't heard, Ryan is one of the biggest YouTube kid influencers in the world and ranked as the 8th most successful in 2017. Maintaining his pocket.watch kidpreneur status, he has custom designed and personally created his own product line called “Ryan’s World” with products his fans around the world love to collect.

Our Gratitude Fave

For many of us the holidays are memorable moments of family, food, traditions, and fun. Also important is using this joyous time to encourage reading and appreciation. National Geographic Kids 100 Ways To Be Thankful features 100 ways to help little learners show gratitude for the big and little treasures in their lives. My personal fave is #87 - Seek out, then share, stuff that makes you smile. Always a fan of reading National Geographic Kids books with my kids, reading this book is absolutely "share-worthy", filled with "stuff that makes you smile."

Our Flossing Fave

Before flossing became one of the trendiest dance moves, we simply flossed our teeth. Brushing your teeth with Dr. Plotka’s Mouth Watchers toothbrushes featuring an inclusive line of manual brushes for adults, manual youth-sized brushes for little ones, plus handy folding travel toothbrushes for brushing on-the-go during the holiday season or every day. Designed by dentist, Dr. Ronald Plotka, the naturally antimicrobial* Flossing Bristles are infused with silver to naturally eliminate bacteria growing on toothbrush bristles. Did you know that the ADA recommends changing your toothbrush every 3 months? You'll only need to stock up on Doctor Plotka’s Mouth Watchers toothbrushes every 4 months!

Our Eco Fave

This winter we are saying goodbye to piles and puddles from wet gloves tossed off beside our front door. Innovative and practical, The Eco Dryer® is an award-winning, eco-friendly solution for drying gloves, mittens, boots, bags, and more. Designed by an entrepreneurial mom, families can put an end to wasting electricity by placing a few wet items inside of the dryer. The Eco Dryer® is easily placed over a floor register or against a baseboard register allowing warmed air to circulate through the fabric of the item, drying from the inside out to eliminate odor and bacteria growth.

Our Kitty Fave

Boxes arrive frequently at our house and our kitties, Karma and Kismet hate the delivery people yet, LOVE the boxes. Why are cardboard boxes so amazing to pets? We set up our Meow Christmas Kitty Cardboard as the purr-fect, festive kitty cat play house for the holiday season. Designed with playful cats in mind, Kitty Cardboard boxes create entertaining playscapes for small pets to enjoy during the holidays and all year long. Eco-friendly and recyclable, all products are made in the USA, decorated with uniquely themed designs feature Jungle Box, Meowter-Space, Purradise and Spooky Box designs. We’re happy to share that Kitty Cardboard is a gift that keeps on giving. Kitty Cardboard is devoted to gifting recreation and relaxation to cats around the world, donating one box for every #kittycardboard box purchased.

Our Natural Fave 

Featuring a head-to-toe, all-inclusive product line, Nature's Brilliance offers economical options for every day health and beauty essentials and also a few little extras. Showcasing a specialized natural beauty line, the Nature's Brilliance Etsy Shop product availability includes Natural Cosmetics, Hair & Body Center, Perfume Center, Natural & Organic Hair Care, Cosmetics Accessories & Tools. All products are 100% natural, with organic ingredients. Products such as liquid soaps, bar soaps, body powders, and lip products are made fresh when you order.

Enjoy the Happiest of Holidays! 
From Our Family to Your Family

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