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Best gift I ever gave my father

Vintage Han Solo action figure to mourn over his passing
Dads are always hard to buy for. The Christmas of 2015 was no exception.  If you remember anything about that time, you'll know...

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Anonymous Penguin
Jul 18, 2017

Graduation gift for the ages

Hand-made tshirt quilt
I graduated recently and my mother gave me a quilt that was made from tshirts from my school. So personalized and sweet! Can't wait...

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Greta B
Jul 18, 2017

Sneakiest Surprise Ever

Two framed photos, sneakily obtained from my computer.
One of the best gifts I've ever gotten was from my friend Alyssa. She was over at my apartment one day and we were looking through...

Manga Madness

Handmade Manga Poster
My older brother is was always the bookworm, nerdy, anime kid I had a hard time shopping for.  For his 30th birthday I wanted to get...

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Alyssa Reed
Jul 08, 2017
My husband and I just celebrated our 13th wedding anniversary. One of our most memorable and favorite gifts was a handmade painted...

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Michelle Smyth
Jun 14, 2017

50 reasons why I love my dad

A fill-in-the-blank book about how much I love my dad.
I have a pretty wonderful dad. One year for Father's Day, I got him a fill-in-the-blank "50 Things I Love About You" book. I loved...

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Marcella Pappas
Jun 06, 2017

Mother's Charm Necklace

Mother's Day charm necklaces for three generations of mothers
We have a new baby in our family. Ziah is a delightful eight-month-old little girl. She has added life and brightened up our entire...

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Jeffrey Lipp
May 19, 2017

Growing together

A photo collage
This May 9th, I graduated college and my mom was able to watch me walk the stage as I accepted my degree. It was a very special...

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Erika Borgsmiller
May 13, 2017
Got small kids?  Well, they aren't going to be small forever!  Our first Mother's Day came soon after our first was born, so I got...

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Ilya Shestopalov
May 05, 2017