By Anne-Marie Kovacs, Chief Wife
Take a look at this adorable booth from an exhibitor at the Chicago Gift Market:
I know that such a clever booth would have caught your attention as…Continue
Added by The Succulent Wife on June 10, 2013 at 6:45am — No Comments
By Anne-Marie Kovacs, Chief Wife
Wine aficionado, wine snob, wine geek or sommelier in training? We all know one. Or want to become one. Well, here are some great kits to up the ante by Le Nez du Vin by Wine Aromas.…Continue
Added by The Succulent Wife on June 5, 2013 at 6:44am — No Comments
These Father’s Day gift ideas are brought to you by GGAB, aka the Gift Giving Advisory Board’s in our Second Annual Sponsored Father’s Day Gift Guide. Enjoy this novel selection from independent creative businesses that excel at delighting us with their ingenious new products. …Continue
Added by The Succulent Wife on May 31, 2013 at 6:26pm — No Comments
In this year’s sponsored Valentine’s Day gift guide – brought to you by the Gift Giving Advisory Board - we propose an array of items that are sure to delight everyone. From the very young and on up, our quality advertisers are here to serve you and help you in your gift giving – you don’t even need to leave home – your gifts…Continue
Added by The Succulent Wife on January 15, 2013 at 3:56pm — No Comments
For many, the holidays are one of the most exciting time of the year – and one of
the most stressful! Who wants to spend time in a crowded and hot mall buying the same old boring gifts year after year?
That’s exactly why you need the Gift Giving Advisory Board’s 3rd Annual Sponsored Holiday Gift Guide – presented to you below.
From the comfort of your own home or office, you can choose unique gifts that your recipients will love – allowing you to spend time with your…Continue
Added by The Succulent Wife on November 20, 2012 at 7:39am — No Comments
My mother always told me to NEVER arrive empty handed when invited to a party. A bottle of wine, a box of fine chocolates and flowers are the old standbys, but if you want clever and unexpected gift ideas to woo your host or hostess and guarantee a repeat invitation, you have…
Added by The Succulent Wife on November 3, 2012 at 11:32am — No Comments
For a man, fatherhood can be one of the most blissful events in his life. That small bundle of joy that comes into his life not only brings with it great pleasures, but also adds a whole new dimension. While mothers are initially given all the special attention, the joy and the sacrifice of a father mostly goes unnoticed. So, to pay homage to all the men who are fathers or father figures, here is a Father’s Day gift guide flush of…
Added by The Succulent Wife on May 19, 2012 at 5:46pm — No Comments
The Odyssey Collection offers luxury bath, body and home goods imported from the Mediterranean and Levantine coasts. Their Senteurs d’Orient (literally meaning “Scents of the Orient” en français) exclusive line of soaps are 100% natural hand-crafted, with over 15 refreshingly exotic fragrances.
SENTEURS D’ORIENT GIFT BOXES
Luxury Medium Gift Box with a indulgent variety of 7 different soap shapes, sizes and fragrances, a vial…
Added by The Succulent Wife on May 3, 2012 at 7:08pm — No Comments
Ah, mothers… Whoever your mother figure might be, she certainly deserves to be celebrated. This is the woman that gave guidance, has always been there and that, today, loves you unconditionally. Mother’s Day is a day to show appreciation to the woman who helped make us who we are today.
We have invited a select group of companies to sponsor this Mother’s Day gift guide. They offer an array of sweet and…
Added by The Succulent Wife on April 2, 2012 at 2:01pm — No Comments
Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to fall in love all over again with your significant other? As one of Michael Leunig’s quotes states, “Love one another and you will be happy; it is as simple and as difficult as that.” My husband and I say ‘I love you’ probably 20 times a day and although we mean it, we may have lost some of the passion in the words. Sometimes…
Added by The Succulent Wife on January 19, 2012 at 5:03pm — No Comments
Eeeeek! Tomorrow is Christmas Eve and you just realized that you still have a few people you need to buy for!! No need to panic. Here are some great ideas that keep on giving up to a full year (although monthly, three, six and nine month subscriptions are also available) – showing them that…
Added by The Succulent Wife on December 23, 2011 at 12:37pm — No Comments
Last year we did a Pet Gift Guide – Because We Love Them and we still do love our pets! But just because you have pets does not mean that your home has to go to the dogs. We have chosen (among…
Added by The Succulent Wife on December 22, 2011 at 1:03pm — No Comments
Last but most certainly not least is our final Gift Guide for the season: The Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide. For many, stockings are the best part of Christmas. Don’t you love finding those little gems for each member of your family, especially those that do not cost a…
Added by The Succulent Wife on December 20, 2011 at 12:55pm — No Comments
Throughout the pages of The Succulent Wife, you will see numerous articles about companies and products that contribute to making this planet a better place to live on. Whether it is about helping the environment or about helping each other, we are always passionate about sharing their stories.
Added by The Succulent Wife on December 19, 2011 at 4:09pm — No Comments
My husband never writes a list for Christmas, or hints about gifts that he would like. Every year, I encourage him to please tell me what he would like and, every year, he says that I always know the right thing to give him (except the one year I gave him a vacuum – if you know my husband it really…
Added by The Succulent Wife on December 17, 2011 at 5:31pm — No Comments
All of us have had a teacher who has had a profound effect on our lives. One that may have influenced us by changing our future path or made us think of things differently. The power of a teacher is, truly, unparalleled. So, how do you say thank you to their commitment to their profession and their compassion and…
Added by The Succulent Wife on December 17, 2011 at 5:26pm — No Comments
This is the time of year when celebrations should all be about family. Getting together and enjoying each others company.
In searching out the best gift picks to give to a family as a whole, we were looking for ideas that would celebrate the family unit, its values or that would encourage family members to come together to have…
Added by The Succulent Wife on December 15, 2011 at 6:52pm — No Comments
As a petite woman, Pam Starobin knew what it is like to sit at a table with your chin barely over the the edge or at the movies when, inevitably, someone would sit directly in front of her blocking her view. She understood how kids felt and wanted to make a booster seat that made them feel all grown up. She came up with a lightweight booster seat that carries like a backpack.Continue
Added by The Succulent Wife on December 3, 2011 at 4:24pm — No Comments
Teens and tweens, are some of the hardest people to buy for. That is, unless you buy them the latest and greatest tech gadget… But wait! There are other gift ideas that do not start with the letter ‘i’.
We have put together this great list of gift ideas that will suit teens from the college student,…
Added by The Succulent Wife on December 3, 2011 at 4:11pm — No Comments
Is someone on your gift list a serious dog lover? If so, you will love, love, love the work of artist Amelia Santiago. Amelia has successfully combined her love for animals and being an accomplished artist into a career that she is very passionate about. She creates exact replicas of the family pet into fine art needle felted animals.
Added by The Succulent Wife on December 3, 2011 at 4:03pm — No Comments