Tag Archives: gift giving

A leopard toilet seat cover is not on my Christmas list

What do a Japanese calendar with images of the Buddha, a pink hippopotamus Christmas tree ornament, a bumping and grinding Santa Claus, and an out-of-date box of frozen cookie dough have in common? ┬áNot much, except that they were presents … Continue reading

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Mrs. Scrooge goes shopping

Yesterday marked the beginning of the official holiday shopping season. Selecting gifts for others is high on my list of activities that stress the body and challenge the intellect. How do I know what anyone else wants and needs unless … Continue reading

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