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The BroBasket Ultimate Whiskey Sampler #DrinkableArrangements #brobasket

Disclosure: I received product at no charge in exchange for my honest review.
He doesn't want a gift basket of flowers or bath products, but he will go crazy for The Ultimate Whiskey Sampler from The BroBasket! We have received lots of gift baskets over the years and I've never seen my husband more excited to get one than when The BroBasket appeared on our doorstep. His comment was, "Now THAT'S a gift!"
The Ultimate Whiskey Sampler is jam-packed with booze and snacks! Feed his love of whiskey with a bottle of Glenfarclas 12 year, a bottle of Johnnie Walker Red label, a bottle of Johnnie Walker Black label, a bottle of Glenlivet 12 year, a bottle of Glenfiddich 12 year, a bottle of Jameson Irish Whiskey, a bottle of Makers Mark Bourbon, a bottle of Woodford Reserve, a bottle of Bullet Bourbon, and a bottle of Knobb Creek.
These ten 50ml bottles are accompanied by two delectable Popcornopolis Gourmet Flavored Popcorn packages for his salty cravings and a bag of Brookside Chocolate covered treats with fruit flavored centers for his sweet cravings. There is even an 11oz BroBasket whiskey glass and a coaster so he can enjoy it the moment he opens it. And it all comes packaged in a reusable BroBasket tin!
The Ultimate Whiskey Sampler also includes a gift card so you can include a special message for the lucky guy who gets it. Ours arrived well-packaged and in perfect condition (and by "ours" I mean I hope my husband will share with me). If your guy prefers scotch, vodka, bourbon, tequila, rum, The BroBasket offers a wide variety of drinkable arrangements. They even have craft beer, domestic beer, and imported beer gifts.
The BroBasket is the perfect gift for any guy. Send one as a birthday or holiday gift, father's day gift, bachelor party or wedding gift, new dad gift, college graduation gift, get well gift, going away gift, or to celebrate any special occasion. There are even non-alcoholic (but still cool) gifts for guys. He doesn't want any more socks or ties. Check out for gifts he will truly enjoy!


Valentine's Day Gifts For Teachers

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We all have (or had) a favorite teacher. My favorite teacher when I was in school was my first grade teacher, but now my favorite teacher is my daughter. She teaches English to 8th graders in the Houston area. This Valentine's Day, delight your favorite teacher with fabulous gifts from Teacher Peach! They offer a great collection of tote bags of all sizes, lunch totes, desk accessories, drinking bottles, and much more.
I received a Teachers Rock Canvas Striped Boat Tote and a Teachers Rock the World Stainless Steel Water Bottle. This stylish stainless steel water bottle holds 25 ounces of refreshment, is BPA-Free, and is the perfect thank you gift for your favorite teacher. It's cleverly designed with a two-inch wide mouth with a twist off cap, so it's easy to clean or add ice to any beverage. The circular flip handle allows for an easy grasp or easy attachment to a carabiner. It's perfect in the classroom and for on-the-go activities such as field trips and school sporting events.
The Teachers Rock Canvas Striped Boat Tote is a black and white striped canvas tote teacher bag, measuring 13" wide x 18" high x 9" deep, with 16" handles. It's big and sturdy enough to carry a lunch, binders, notebooks, and much more. It zips closed to keep belongings secure, plus it has a spacious outer pocket. This nautical inspired canvas tote bag is perfect for the classroom or the beach. It's made from durable, soft cotton canvas, and features an inspirational quote that reads "teachers rock the world every day." I love the quality of Teacher Peach products!

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Send Personalized Digital Gift Cards for Any Holiday

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If you waited until the last minute to buy your holiday gifts, I have found the perfect solution! will send a personalized digital gift card to anyone's email address in just seconds. You can even add photos, videos, text, music, or sound to your digital gift card. offers dozens of great egift cards, including all the ones you see above, plus many other shops and restaurants like Home Depot, Chili's, American Eagle, Sears, Game Stop, Ebay, AMC, Cabela's, IHOP, Old Navy, and many more. You just pick a gift card and type in the dollar amount you want to send.
Then you can choose a digital greeting card to go with your digital gift card. You can send one for any holiday, including Christmas, Hanukkah, birthday, wedding, graduation, anniversary, get well, new home, or even just because.
Simply click the "next" button to choose a card, then get started on your customization. Add sound, video, photos....whatever you think will best engage the lucky person who will receive your gift. It's much more fun to receive an egift card that is personalized than a piece of plastic in the mail. Plus, all digital customization is FREE. also allows you to type in your own personal message and then decide what font and size you want the text to be. The digital gift card photo appears on the left side of the card, so they will know exactly what gift card you sent to them.
Click the next button one more time and you can even customize the envelope that you want. Once you're happy with your digital gift card, just click again and fill in the TO and FROM email information, then make your payment and your shopping is done. You can even shop in your pajamas while drinking wine!
In just seconds, your gift card will arrive at its destination. I personally buy a lot of digital gift cards online and send them by email. I have always gone right to the website of the store or restaurant and sent from there, but now that I've used, I won't use anything else. It's much easier, much faster, and the customization doesn't cost me anything additional.
Finish up your holiday shopping at today! Be sure to bookmark their page so you can find it again easily all through the year. While you're on their website, check out the other great services they offer and be sure to follow them on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram.

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Cruzan Single Barrel Rum - Simple, Stress-Free Gift Idea

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Cruzen Single Barrel Rum is a great gift for any hostess, rum connoisseur, or cocktail aficionado who might be on your shopping list this holiday season. One of Cruzan’s most awarded rums, Single Barrel first undergoes an initial aging period, then the rum is handpicked and blended before it is barreled for a second time in new American oak barrels and slowly aged again to perfection. It is a well-rounded, mellow, full-bodied rum with a smooth finish.
Easily create a Cruzan Gift Basket for a simple, stress-free, unique gift! This time of year, Hot Buttered Rum is one of my favorite drink recipes. You'll need butter, honey, nutmeg, and a couple of glasses, along with a bottle of Cruzan Single Barrel. Handprint the Hot Buttered Rum Recipe (below) onto an index card, then tuck everything into a basket with some wrapping paper and ribbon. It's a gift that's sure to please!

  • Pour two ounces of Cruzan Single Barrel Rum into a glass. 
  • Add one tablespoon of melted butter, then one tablespoon of honey. 
  • Add hot water to fill the glass, then garnish with a dash of nutmeg.


Back to High School and College Essential for Guys - Philips Norelco Click and Style

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All across the nation, hairy teenage guys are heading back to high school and college. Philips Norelco Click and Style is the first of its kind with three attachments to help them create the look they really want.
The Click and Style attachments - shaver, beard trimmer, and bodygroomer - conveniently click on and off easily in seconds, so your guy can create the look he really wants and still be on time to classes. It's incredibly easy to switch from one attachment to another.
The dual-rotary shaver will give him that crisp, clean, closely-shaven look to impress professors. This cordless, rechargeable shaver can be used dry for quick convenience or on a wet face with shaving cream for extra skin protection. It's even shower proof!
The beard trimmer attachment will give him that rough and ready weekend look for hanging out with his friends, playing ball, or skateboarding across campus. The Philips Norelco Click and Style also comes with a full two year warranty!
With five length settings, he can choose from a range of 1mm for a perfect three-day stubble to 5mm for a handsome short beard and mustache. The battery will last up to 40 minutes after a one hour charge, so he has plenty of time to get ready.
Now that manscaping is all the rage, the bodygroomer attachment is just what he wants. It has rounded combs and pearlized tips that prevent skin irritation and provide a smooth skin surface, no matter where he's grooming beneath his neck.
While you're buying all those back to school supplies, be sure to grab him a Philips Norelco Click and Style! It provides easy, safe shaving and grooming all over. It comes complete with all three attachments, a charging cord, covers, and a cleaning brush. As a bonus, the trimmer blades never need to be oiled.
Visit now for more information about the Philips Norelco Click and Style and to find a major retailer near you to add it to his back to school essentials list. Get a savings coupon HERE!


Monogram Beach Towels - The Custom Studio

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Summer is the season for water fun! Whether your favorite thing to do is lay in the hot sun by the swimming pool, go water skiing on the lake, or try your hand at surfing on a beach, you're going to need a fabulous beach towel. The Custom Studio has a huge selection of Monogram Beach Towels you'll love!
This gorgeous Spring Flowers Monogram Beach Towel with my name on it arrived just in time to get packed into my suitcase for my trip to the island of Nevis. This towel is so incredibly soft that it feels like a blanket. It's a super thirsty and absorbent microfiber material that dries quickly.
The colors on my towel are amazingly rich and bright. The Custom Studio uses a high heat process that embeds the ink into the fibers of the fabric so the color is permanent. The back side of each design is white. The towel measures 30" x 60" so it's plenty big!
You can choose from over 60 gorgeous designs and personalize your towel with your name or initials. The Custom Studio even offers free shipping! This is the most luxurious beach towel I've ever owned.
Shop The Custom Studio at Check out their personalized serving trays, coasters, shower curtains, phone cases, tablet cases, and laptop sleeves too. Their custom collections also make wonderful gifts!
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Port Authority Rolling Cooler - ApparelNBags

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Summer time means picnics, sporting events, road trips, and festivals! This Port Authority Rolling Cooler from ApparelNBags is the perfect way to to transport all your drinks and food while keeping them nice and cold.
This rolling cooler is a soft-side cooler that collapses down to a flat 7 inches for easy storage. No more tripping over that big plastic cooler in your garage! It's made of 600 Denier Polyester and 420 dobby Polyester, with web top and side handles.
The large inner compartment closes with a zipper, plus there's a top zippered pocket and a front zippered pocket to store your napkins, utensils, and more. It's super roomy inside (2,156 cubic inches) and measures 14"h x 14"w x 11"d when expanded.
There's plenty of space for ice, drinks, and food. The bottom of the rolling cooler also features a removable bottom board. The wheels are durable inline skate wheels to make pulling the cooler simple and smooth.
The extension handle extends to 21 inches and locks into place at several heights so anyone in your family can pull the cooler. It even features one-hand push button extension. This rolling cooler is heat-sealed and easy to clean, and the inside has a water-resistant lining.
The Port Authority Rolling Cooler comes in Blue/Black, Red/Black, or Solid Black. My family loves this cooler! It doesn't take up much room in our car trunk, so it's perfect for road trips. It's also much more lightweight than a plastic cooler.
Grab the Port Authority Rolling Cooler at It's the perfect cooler for all your summer adventures! ApparelNBags has a huge line of bags for all your needs, plus great clothing for everyone in your family. Visit their website today!
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The Packbasket and The Market Basket - Floral Print Set

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About 18 months ago, I reviewed The Grocer (you can read that review HERE). It's still my favorite shopping bag and if you live near me, you've probably seen me carry it. I use it every single week for my grocery shopping and it still looks brand new. I literally danced when I found out ADK Packworks has created new bags!
These bags are not your typical reusable shopping bags. They are the most versatile, most durable bags I've ever seen. They are made of a strong outer material and feature an inner wire frame, plus a lock-tight inner base. I fill these bags with heavy things, like gallons of milk, canned foods, and dried beans and rice; they hold it all.
These new bags are called the Packbasket and the Market Basket. The Market Basket measures a bit smaller than the Packbasket. Both fold flat, just like the Grocer, so they take up very little storage room, but they are super roomy inside. Most reusable bags only last a few trips to the store before ripping, but ADK Packworks are made to last a long time.
These beautiful new bags feature a delightful floral pattern hand-drawn by Maeve Parker. These bags won't fold over while you're trying to fill them, because the inner wires keep the bags standing tall. Best of all, these bags don't tip over in the trunk of my car. The Packbasket even comes with a cover! The Packbasket measures 15"H x 12"W x 8"D and the Market Basket measures 11.5"L x 9"W x 11"H at the bottom and 15"L x 11"W at the top.
These bags outperform others in so many ways and people are always asking me where I got them. I use them for all kinds of shopping trips and anytime I need to carry things with me. They are so easy to clean too -- the fabric comes off the frame and goes in my washer, and I use a cleaning wipe on the frame and bottom.
Visit to grab yours today! I absolutely LOVE mine and I know you will too. They are beautiful, practical, and reliable. These bags are also the perfect holiday gift!


Joco Cups - Reusable Recyclable Glass Coffee Cups - Review and Recipes

Tis the season for holiday drinks! This year, use Joco Cups for the best taste and to protect the environment! Joco Cups are glass reusable coffee cups that help you retain the best coffee flavor and eliminate environmental waste. They are also perfect for tea!
Available in great colors and a variety of sizes, Joco Cups are tough, lightweight, and heat-resistant. They are also dishwasher-safe and microwave-safe. The glass used in Joco Cups is all-natural borosilicate glass.
The splash-proof silicone lid ensures that you'll be drinking your delicious coffee or tea, instead of wearing it. Joco Cups are 100% BPA-free and lead-free. It's a much smarter choice than paper or plastic!
Modeled after standard barista-style cups, Joco Cups come in 8oz, 12oz, and 16oz sizes, and even feature the popular wrap-around holder to make holding it safer and more comfortable. Joco Cups are also recyclable and reusable. My morning coffee has never tasted better!
Get Joco Cups at! Put them on your holiday wish list and pick up a few for your favorite coffee and tea lovers. Don't miss the delicious Joco Cup recipes below for some delightful holiday drink recipes!
Chai Tea
1 cup water
1 cup whole milk
1 Earl Grey tea bag
2 tablespoons honey
¼ teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cinnamon stick
3 whole cloves
Pinch cardamom
Pinch nutmeg
Pinch ginger
In a saucepan bring water to a boil. Add remaining ingredients and reduce heat to low. Cover and simmer gently for 3 minutes. Strain into 2 JOCO cups and top with a pinch of nutmeg. For a ‘naughty’ addition, stir 1 ounce brandy into each cup.
Coffee Dulce
1 cup hot, strong brewed coffee
2 tablespoons Dulce de leche
1/8 teaspoon vanilla extract
Combine in your JOCO cup. Stir to blend. If desired, top with whipped cream and add a pinch of shaved dark chocolate. For a ‘naughty’ addition, stir in 1 ounce spiced rum.