10 for $10: Stockpile Lifesaver Edition

Read ’em and don’t weep people: 10 on the cheap gift ideas you should have in your stores for when unexpected gift exchanges pop up – like they do during the holidays in particular.

Find of the Month: Latika

CONTEST ALERT! It’s the last month of 2013 and I’m cleaning up nicely thanks to Latika, a natural care company based in Texas that wants you to have fun while splish splashing in the tub. Learn more about their delightful line of products and how you could win 1 of 2 $150 gift packages!

All Wrapped Up

CONTEST ALERT! Nothing says Christmas like a store of pre-wrapped presents, and nothing says relax like a box full of holiday-themed Lush goodies! I’ve sussed out my favourite presents for the season + I’m giving away two of them to two lucky readers. Could it be you…?

A Little Goes A Long Way

15 fast and fun ideas under $15. Perfect for stocking stuffers, tight budgets, and mixing and matching amongst your girly gift buys. Stay tuned for two more incarnations of this post in the coming weeks!

Essential Ornamental

Looking to deck the halls? Check out five top picks for snagging a new special ornament for your favourite people.

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

Scrambling for a final stocking stuffer or Secret Santa topper? Why not dream big with a lotto ticket for your chosen giftee?

Culinary Curiosity

Still scrambling for some last-minute gift ideas? If the person you’re shopping for has a penchant for fine wine, scrumptious coffee, or sizzling spices, consider purchasing a reference card set from Ghigo Press.

Mag Magic

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – for 2010 recaps in glossy magazine form that is. Check out a few quick picks spotted at the newsstand for everyone on your gift (and stocking stuffer) list.

Spotted At Starbucks

Tis the season to suck back Egg Nog and Gingerbread…lattes that is. While you’re enjoying your holiday treat, be sure to check out the Starbucks gift area for some inspired choices for the caffeine addict in your life.

The Holly & The Ivy

It’s time for the first ever holiday scent and Secret Santa Selection roundup from four of Canada’s top bath product retailers.

Cucina Chiquita

It’s time to say thank you – to the host of whatever Thanksgiving dinners you’re attending this weekend. First up, Canada’s own Fruits & Passions has a fantastic line of products designed with the kitchen in mind, readily available at a store near you.

Jagged Little Pill

We are the overmedicated generation, yes. But for that go-to girlfriend in your group that always keeps a stash of essentials in her bag, give her a stylish & chic pillbox as a cute but practical throwback.

The Simple Life

The Keel’s Simple Journal makes keeping track of your daily doings easy as pie. With a stylish look, affordable price point, and sweet sentiment, they are a perfect gift for a host of situations.

Nailing Gift Giving

Whether topping off a gift, stuffing a stocking, or fulfilling the dreams of your most manicure-obsessed friend, Joe Fresh nail polishes are an affordable, cheap chic way to treat your gal pals.