My children still tease me about some of our Chanukah traditions. I must admit, with eight days of Hanukkah gift giving and a limited budget, I often found myself pushing the boundaries of creativity. I often used the holiday to buy them “gifts” that satisfied “needs” rather than “wants” and always designated at least one day to reinforce the importance of Judaism and the Jewish traditions of performing mitzvot and giving tzedakah.
FYI >> We always switched up the order of the nights so the kids never knew which night would be the dreaded (often embarrassing) personal hygiene night
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Looking for the perfect holiday grab bag, white elephant gift exchange, stocking stuffer, or gag gift? PartyIdeaPros.com has put together our best of the best funny, fun, strange, and yes, sometimes goofy, holiday gifts list. Keep checking back – we are adding items every day! This year we have also included a few gifts that would be appropriate business gifts too. Happy Holidays and Party Hearty!
Party Idea Pros first stop for holiday gag gifts is often Stupid.com — gag gifts are its specialty. It carries everything from a racing grannies wind up toy sets to “inappropriate” Santa toilet paper, holiday theme gift wrap and Christmas ornaments to drinking helmets and beer holsters. The list goes on and on.
If you are in charge of planning the holiday gift exchange party, check out these invitations!
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Here are a few more (or less) appropriate ideas … (Keep checking back. We add new gifts almost every day!)
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Last Minute Kids Holiday Gifts & Stocking Stuffers Guide from MomMeMatch.com
Our friends over at MomMeMatch.com (the folks that brought us the definitive collection of Matching Family Holiday Pajamas) have put together this great last minute kids holiday gifts and stocking stuffers guide. It is to last minute kids gifts what our Holiday Grab Bag, White Elephant Gift Exchange, Stocking Stuffers & Gag Gift Guide is for for Christmas & Hanukkah gifts in general. Continue Reading →
This one is for you, Joe! All of us here at PartyIdeaPros LOVE donuts. So when we were challenged by a reader to come up with 5 ways to serve donuts this holiday season, it was challenge on! Personally, we would probably glitter up our donuts with red, green, blue, silver and gold edible glitters, depending on what holiday we are celebrating that day! Add or subtract edible glitter, to taste (and yes, pun intended!). Continue Reading →
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For all of you who love your four-legged friends, our friends over at GreatGets.com have put together 7 of their favorite pet lover holiday photo cards ! Not surprisingly, they too turned to Tiny Prints, one of our very favorite stationery merchants. We will continue to post the latest Tiny Prints promotion in the right sidebar throughout the holiday season! Be sure to check it out because we have partnered with Tiny Prints to bring you their very best deals in real time. Personally, we think these puppy pictures are a great alternative to family photos , especially as your kids grow up and are no longer interested in posing for the family photo. Continue Reading →
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3 Tips for Making Your Card Stand Out From the Rest
Yes, it is that time of year. Holiday Card Time! And although there are lots of new holiday card designs available, we think, this is the year of the envelope. Yep. Christmas cards all start to look alike but you can set yours apart by 1. Choosing one or two fun photos (we prefer one great pic to lots of ok ones) 2. Choose a foil, glitter, or laser-cut design 3. Take advantage of free address printing on custom envelopes! Continue Reading →