Yearning For Yoga

CONTEST ALERT: Is your New Years Resolution to get fit? Curious about the ever-popular art of yoga? Have a friend that’s a serious about her ashanas? Today’s gift picks are for yoga enthusiasts and newcomers alike – plus you could win 1 of 3 yoga gifts from RescueGirl!


Flash Post: Pretty Kitty

Today’s flash post is brought to you by: your favourite felines that are clamoring (I swear it) for a gorgeous designer set of dishes.

Flash Post: Cleaning Up Your Act

Give two gifts for under $10 – Cleanup soap makes a great everyday trinket, but it also has the potential to provide a global impact thanks to its commitment to help end landmine use.

Must Be Your Lucky Day

Feeling jumpy about Friday the 13th? Today’s gifts are fun spins on good luck talismans to ward off whatever superstitions have got your giftees all antsy.

Wakey Wakey

Dark days are ahead, at least for a little while long. Jolt yourself out of winter doldrums with these four gift ideas designed to get you out of bed and pepped up for the day to come.

Let It Snow

Five wondrous winter-inspired picks on the docket for you today – from perfume that captures the smell of freshly fallen snow to a face masque made from glacial mud.

Oil Thrill

CONTEST ALERT: It’s a hard cross our skin has to bear as Canadians, as the winter weather whips our epidermis into a dried, sad state. Enter super-natural, super-awesome Weleda, makers of pampering skin oils that make perfect gifts for just about everyone on your gift list this winter.

Ride With Me

Try your hand at being a master railroad engineer with the obscenely fun game Ticket To Ride…plus how to turn this awesome gift idea into a gift that keeps on giving.

Flash Post: True Tartan

Show your provincial pride with tartan scarves representing eight of Canada’s distinctly different provinces with today’s flash post – the quickest gift-giving advice you’ll ever receive.

Flash Post: Colour Story

Welcome to my first-ever flash post, aka gift-giving ideas you can absorb in 60 seconds or less. Today’s pick is two design books by Jonathan Adler – perfect if you love a bright, happy home (and really, who doesn’t)?

Stamp of Approval

A pretty gift idea for you all today: custom-made stamps by French artisan lilimandrill. This amazing, truly one-of-a-kind gift gives you the chance to tag the world – and spread some love while you’re at it.

Puppy Love

Wanting to spread some love to your all-Canadian canine? Check out The Bay’s very precious and posh line of dog accessories.

More Mahna Mahna

It’s easy to spend a little green when you’ve got fantastic Muppets gift-giving ideas like these ones. Check it out if you’d like a little more mahna mahna in your life.

Find Of The Month: BootRescue

CONTEST ALERT – Tis the season…for weary winter weather to cause some serious wear and tear on your favourite footwear. Say hello to my new little friend, BootRescue – all-natural wipes designed to deal with grime and salt, and keep your best below-the-belt investment in pristine condition. Want to win a pack (or 30)? Enter here!