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Last June I packed up my things to travel to Russia and Eastern Europe for a few months. It was Memorial Day weekend and I was in a...

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Elana Congress
Jun 20, 2017

Better than Caroling

Cookie gift bags for the neighbors
"Awkward" and my name are synonymous. Several times it has affected my gift-giving (and receiving.) To detail one story, let's set...

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Franki Audino
Apr 18, 2017


Love notes
I had a brutal week at work and was barely able to see my girlfriend all week. One day, before I got home, she hid little notes...

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Gordon Crabtree
Mar 11, 2017

Study help

A snack bag
My girlfriend was going out of town for a week and I had a big test coming up. She knew I was going to be studying a lot, so she got...

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Gordon Crabtree
Mar 11, 2017

Hostess love !!

The Scrub Daddy sponge (because Shark Tank)
I love having people over for informal gatherings and to spend a Saturday night relaxing at home in the company of good friends....

Raadhika Nair
Mar 09, 2017

Present for my nephews

A hatching dinosaur egg
My nephews love dinosaurs and cooking - kind of random. They are 2 and 3 with enough toys to fill a room! Before I left on a recent...

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Marcella Pappas
Mar 08, 2017

Loco for coco-nuts

50lbs of coconut
Back in college I had once started dating a guy ~2 months before his birthday. I was super into him at the time, but I was also...

Cupcakes for mother's day

I baked my mom cupcakes because she didn't want a gift
Quick backstory: a couple years ago I went out on a limb and decided to try my hand as an entrepreneur. My parents were incredibly...