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5 End of the School Year Gift Ideas

The end of the academic year is here and you might be looking for some unique or highly sought after gifts for teachers, staff, and coaches. Here are a few ideas for home run end of the year gifts. (Note: This is NOT a sponsored post). Unique treats – The not your run-of-the-mill food items […]

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Holiday Gift Wrap: What’s Your Style?

With the holidays quickly upon us, we brace ourselves for the time honored tradition of gifting the ones we love and appreciate. For some, this means shoving all presents into gift bags. But for others, it can be a carefully planned, heartfelt process with color-coordinated and on-trend sentiment. This year, I was able to attend […]

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Graduation Gifts for Every Personality

Graduation season is upon us. Are you having a difficult time deciding what gift to get? We suggest buying a present reflective of the graduate’s personality. Here is a roundup of Scottsdale Mom’s Blog recommendations for graduation gifts: The sporty graduate For the graduate who loves everything sports, there are a number of options. Assemble […]

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20 Awesome Gift Ideas Under $20

If you are like me, you have a laundry list of people to buy for, but are trying to avoid breaking the bank. Buying an awesome gift doesn’t mean you have to spend a small fortune. Whether you need stocking stuffer ideas for the kids or a gift idea for your hard-to-buy-for uncle, here are my top 20 gift ideas […]

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SMB Holiday Gift Guide {KIDS}

Featured Gift: Micro Kickboard I love gifts that keep the kids active and playing outside. Micro Kickboard has every age covered from the mini-2-go for as young as 18 months to products for teens and adults. In our house, we LOVE the Micro Mini Scooter. It’s perfect for kids from 3-5 years of age. The three […]

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Baby Gear for Your Guy

Dads do a lot for us; they take out gross garbage, kill spiders, fix stuff and everything in between. So often in the baby world we tend to focus our attention on the expecting or new mother. In the spirit of continuing to celebrate father this month, I thought about all of the products that […]

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2015 Father’s Day Gift Guide

June is here and in addition to pool parties and barbecues, it’s dad’s turn to be appreciated! We all know that dad’s rule, but finding the perfect Father’s Day gift can be a challenge. We’ve taken the guesswork out of what to get with the SMB Father’s Day Gift Guide. Check out some of our […]

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Gifts That Teachers Really Need

So it’s that time of year where we show our appreciation to teachers. Most of us will give flowers, a starbucks gift card, or other decorative item to show our appreciation for a fabulous school year.  Here is a list of gifts that teachers really need: HAZMAT Suit- Yes, our precious kindergarten staff member has survived the stomach […]

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3 Thoughtful Gifts for a Second Baby

I have spent countless hours thinking, designing and assembling gifts while working in the baby retail business. I take a lot of pride in my gifts; I can’t just give anything. It means a lot to me to make it super personal by asking a lot of questions about needs and preferences so I can create […]

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Best Holiday Gifts {Older Children’s Books}

Top 10 stories for 3rd graders and up! As we approach the upcoming holidays of Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa, one of the best investments you can give to a child is a new book. A real book, one with a cover, pages, and words! No hand-held electronic learning devices can compete with the precious moments […]

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Best Holiday Gifts {for your friends}

 The holidays are a perfect time to find that thoughtful gift for your favorite gal pals. Extravagance is optional, but most friends will appreciate a gift that reflects their personality and interests. Here are some of the best holiday gift ideas for your friends: 1. For the friend who loves experiences If your friend prefers experiences […]

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