There is an art to writing a personal message that will be kept and reread. For me, I spend all my time finding the perfect gift and struggle to write a heartfelt note to go with it. Believe it or not, there is actually a format to getting that message just right.
Gift Card Giving Tips and Inspiration
- 9 DecRead more »
- 9 DecRead more »
Christmas is the time of year when you want to let the special people in your life know how much you appreciate them. There are few people more special than teachers. BUT, what does your teacher really want? After twelve years of being a homeroom parent and in charge of organizing the class Christmas gift, I have given this a lot of thought…
- 15 NovRead more »Make the world a kinder place, bring a smile to someone’s face or entirely change someone’s day by practicing Random Acts of Kindness. This can be a fun activity with your family or group of friends-especially around the holidays. $5-$10 gift cards are a great way to say thank you. It puts a smile on everyone's face.
- 7 OctRead more »
I love Fall and I love Halloween! Halloween is a time to get creative with your decorations, costumes, and your gift-giving. We found this easy and cute idea from Creative Party Ideas by Cheryl. You can make this a fun project with your kids and make your own face on the bag.
- 9 SepRead more »
Are you feeling BLUE now that your college kid is back at school? I know I am and was looking for something fun to send. I’ve seen a few different versions of the “Blue without You” care package on Pinterest, but decided to put a gift card spin on it. Because, let’s face it, a college kids’ favorite things to get are GIFT CARDS!
- 11 JunRead more »
It’s time to give dad something he will really love. We found this fun idea for a Father’s Day shirt gift card holder from Artful Adventures. It’s quick… it’s easy… and the perfect personal touch for dad’s gift. Whether you have a sporty dad, a fix-it dad or a stylin’ dad there is a gift card for every dad to enjoy!
- 5 JunRead more »
Summer is the perfect time to try something new. Surprise your family, friends or special someone with a Summer Bucket List… gift card style. As you do each Bucket List item take pictures and fill your frame for a great keepsake.
- 13 MayRead more »
Summer will be here before you know it. If you’re like me I’ve been busy planning my summer calendar, filling it with camps, trips and outings with/for the kids. With so much going on and looking forward to summer, don’t forget to let your teacher know how much you appreciate them.
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- 6 MayRead more »
HOORAY for the Graduate in your life!
Thank you to our friends at Live Well Travel Often for this easy DIY idea for a gift card holder.
This is a great way to add a special touch to any gift card you give. You can easily modify this idea for any gifting occasion, just change the word: THANKS for an end of year teacher gift or CONGRATS for a wedding.
- 1 MayRead more »
Spring has sprung and flowers are in bloom. What better Mom’s Day gift than a gift card bouquet. Here’s an easy to make, DIY project for Dad and the kids or Mom and this kids for Grandma from our friends at SippyCupMom. Check out their cute idea, then purchase your gift cards from buygiftcards.com. We suggest using $5 or $10 gift cards from our favorite retailers and restaurants: