Kinect Will Make Your Parties Awesome
Don’t the people in the raft look like they’re having a blast? Don’t you want to have a blast at your next party, too? Then maybe a Kinect is what you’re looking for. The Kinect motion controller, which connects to the Xbox 360 console and visually tracks your body motions, allows players to easily jump in and out of the action without having to worry about pausing or...
Top Wedding Gift Ideas →
Wedding Planning Books: A Great Place to Start
There’s so much to remember when you’re planning a wedding that sometimes it’s nice to have someone help you along and make sure that everything that needs to be done gets done. Some of us let wedding planners handle all of the details; still, whether you have a planner or not, it’s still good to have an idea of everything that goes into planning a wedding. That’s...
Homemade Wedding Cupcake Recipes →
I’m not much of a baker, but I can make a tasty batch of cupcakes from a mix, and I’m pretty decent at whipping up frosting. With a little preparation, you too can make your own cupcakes for a special occasion - like a wedding!
Groove to Great Wedding Music Outdoors
The music that you’ll play if you decide to have an outdoor/backyard wedding isn’t necessarily any different than the music you’ll play for an indoor reception. However, if you are having a backyard wedding, there’s a good chance that you’ll be DIYing the music, as opposed to hiring a professional to choose and play the music for you. This means, among other things,...
Rent (or Buy) a Tent For That Special Feel →
Using a tent or marquee in your outdoor space is a great way to give your backyard wedding a special, festive feel. Plus it doubles as a shelter in case of inclement weather - just make sure that you get one that’s watertight! Did you know? Tent rental companies often rent tables, chairs, linens, and more in addition to tents. Save time and hassle by getting everything in one place!
Wedding Flowers: Grow Your Own
Modern weddings are all about combining long-standing traditions with personal touches. And what can be more personal than using flowers from your own (or a loved one’s) garden to decorate with? Growing flowers for your wedding isn’t as hard as you think. If you’re already a gardening genius, it just comes down to planting the flowers at the right time to ensure blossoms on the...
Weddings in the Rain →
What will you do if “the worst” happens, and there’s rain on your wedding day? Well, hopefully you won’t break down in tears or decide to call the whole thing off! There are always ways to make your day special regardless of the weather, such as buying some adorable flower umbrellas, wearing cute rain boots under your dress, and taking advantage of the truly great photo...
Planning Your Wedding Budget for a Backyard...
Most people would rather not worry about what a wedding will cost. After all, who wants to cut corners on this most important of days? Still, with wedding costs skyrocketing, and more and more people concerned with living within their means, it’s a good idea to at least think about the price breakdown for all of the expenses involved in planning and hosting this big event. Having a wedding...
DIY Wedding Food →
One of the great things about having a backyard wedding is that you can choose which things you want to DIY, and which things you want to have someone else take care of. Food can be an easy thing to make yourself, especially if you stick to simple cooking methods (like grilling) and uncomplicated recipes.
Now Is the Perfect Time to Think About Weddings!
Planning a wedding in the new year? Now is the time time to start planning! My research shows that interest in wedding topics spikes in January, so it’s a good bet that you’ll be wanting some information soon. So, what is my expertise in this area? Well, my mother and I (along with some help from great family members and friends) organized, decorated, and made food for my...
Best Kinect Dance Games →
In my opinion, dance games is the genre in which the Kinect truly shines. You haven’t really experienced all that the Kinect has to offer until you’ve experienced dance games like Dance Central 2 and Just Dance 3.
Back to the Harley Theme: Harley-Davidson Books
When doing research on Harley gift ideas, I came across a category that I didn’t previously know existed: books about Harley Davidson motorcycles. There’s a decent variety of such books available from big book stores such as Amazon, including several histories full of gorgeous Harley photography, a bunch of technical guides (good for the DIY biker), and even a few memoirs (including...
Christmas Gifts to Get Your Boyfriend →
I’ve come up with a handy list of gift ideas to get the love of your life :)
A Harley-Davidson-Related Gift Idea: Harley...
I never knew before I started looking for gifts for my dad that there are so many great Harley-Davidson posters out there. I found posters with different bike makes and models, posters featuring famous people, posters featuring the Harley logo, and much more. Check out my site for more info: Harley-Davidson Posters and Wall Graphics
Best Kinect Fitness Games →
Although they don’t really make the best gifts (you don’t want to make someone think you’re calling them out of shape, after all), Kinect fitness games are still a great way to get a good workout. The top sellers all do things like track your progress and allow you to participate in a variety of activities, making sure you’ll never get bored. Get one today - your body will...
Awesome 90's Cartoon ReBoot: Newly Released on...
ReBoot was one of my favorite cartoons on TV growing up. They stopped showing it in 2001, and for a long time the only way you could watch it was if you ponied up $100s for the few copies floating around on DVD, or if you watched painfully blurry version on YouTube. But now, the show is back and bigger than ever! Click to learn more about ReBoot, watch clips, and check out the deals on Amazon.
Will a Kinect Work For Me?
Before you spend money on a Kinect, you’ll want to know if it will work with your equipment and your space. Xbox Kinect Requirements has a rundown of the things you’ll want to think about before investing in the new motion controller for the Xbox 360.
Best Harley Davidson Calendars: 2012 →
Okay, so I know there’s that one guy or girl on your list who is impossible to shop for. That’s why I’ve compiled this list of Harley calendars. For some reason, it seems that people who love Harleys just aren’t into a lot of other things. Leverage their devotion to this brand into a great gift-giving opportunity.
Guinness Decor Makes Great Gifts
Looking for great gift ideas to get people who are hard to shop for? Guinness decor is a good choice, as it’s a brand that is well known and well loved. Some of the most iconic Guinness decor comes in the form of reproductions in poster or tin sign form of old-school Guinness advertisements, many of which were designed by John Gilroy. Don’t have any Guinness lovers to shop for? Well,...
Book Gift Baskets: Make a Book Related Gift →
Books are a great thing to give as gifts, and it’s fun to spruce them up with a little extra holiday spirit.
My Most Favorite Camera (To Date)
I put off buying my new camera for a long time, but when I finally got it a couple of months ago, I was so happy that I’d bought it at last. The Canon Powershot s95 was just as good as I’d hoped it would be. It takes great pictures in decent light on the Automatic setting; you don’t have to mess around to get a good picture. The Low Light setting is one of the best available for...
Best Kinect Fighting Games →