A thoughtful gift can mean a lot, and it's still cheaper than a hotel room.
There were GIRAFFES outside of our room.
farm sanctuary
Doesn't offering some "motherly care" to a farm animal sound like a worthy addition to brunch?
In an effort to help my fellow single mothers out, I decided to come up with a list of all the wonderful things that would make everyday life a thousand times easier. Here are they are, in no particular order.
Because let's face it: Starbucks gift cards are the Starbucks coffee of holiday presents. (Perfectly useful, but kind of boring.)

Dec 19, 2013 at 2:00pm | 145 comments

Plus: a few words on proper gift-giving (and receiving) etiquette.

Oct 10, 2013 at 12:30pm | 126 comments

Stumped on what to buy for the Class Of 2013? I'm here to help.
girl talk
After our wedding, when my husband and I finally got around to opening our gifts and noting who gave what for our thank you cards, we became concerned that a bunch of our wedding gifts might have been stolen.
I polled some recently married friends for feedback on the most beloved wedding gifts they received that weren’t on their registries, and the feedback was enlightening.
sex toys
Plus 6 other sexxxxual Valentine's Day prezzies to buy for like, yourself.
One year, in my early teens, my dad’s then-girlfriend gave me a Thighmaster for Christmas.

Dec 6, 2012 at 11:00am | 333 comments

Inject yourself into someone's life each month for a year with a club of your own design. Or "How to stay connected while saying goodbye on the heart-breakingest last day of the nanny job."
How do you expect to brag like a jerk about how much work you put into your holiday gifts if you don't start crafting them NOW?!