The Quirky Gifts Blog

You know that warm, happy feeling you get when someone does something unexpectedly kind? It’s in our power to pass that on, or in more trendy terms, to “pay it forward.” There are lots of easy ways to make someone else feel like smiling—here are 10 to get you started! 1. Compliment a stranger. It doesn’t have to be over the top, but it should be sincere. If you notice something nice about someone, whether it’s their smile, their style, or something they say or do that gets your attention, tell them so! 2. Pay for someone in line behind you. Whether you’re running into a coffee shop for a latte or pulling through the drive-thru, give an extra $5 or $10 to the cashier and tell them to put it towards whatever the person behind you is buying. A..

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It’s that time of year again: the leaves are changing colors, pumpkin flavoring is showing it up in everything, and it’s the perfect temperature for hot coffee drinks. Starting in September and October, a slew of flavored drinks are going to cross your path, but not all are created equal. Sure, there are some classics you’ll want to sip on, but there are some you might not expect and others you can make at home without spending any extra money for the coffee shop “experience.” Pumpkin Spice Latte It’s impossible to start a fall coffee list without including the extremely classic pumpkin spice latte. Yes, it’s been done a m i l l i o n times, but it’s popular for a reason. Here’s a tip, though: you can make it at home pretty easily and save yourself a trip..

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Hey there Karma Kiss family! We’ve missed you guys! That’s why we’re going to share with you today, KarmaKiss’ newest gifty things to grab for yourself or to gift to someone special in your life! So, how was Mother’s Day for everyone? Are you guys ready for Father’s Day? We’re actually working on a pretty sweet gift guide to help you pick just the right gifts for your old man. Maybe this list of our newest gadgets will be part of your shopping list! Our Hamsa Good Luck Pen is one of our favorites. When you’re writing things down, it’s important to have the best tools at your disposal for optimal note taking. Plus, it’s crafted so nicely that you will always want to have it on you anyway.  Well, it’s a bit late to give this Box Sign It’s..

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Halloween is just around the corner! For some people it is their favorite holiday and getting spooky, fun gifts for them is just what you’re looking for. All under $15, you’ll make someone’s day and stay within budget!   1. This awesome little key ring not only gives you light, but roars while he does it! Who doesn’t want a pocket dragon for Halloween? It’s great for kids or for kids at heart!   2. If someone you know is throwing a great party, why not help them out with Halloween wine bottle stickers? This pack of stickers fits around most wine bottles, giving them fun and creepy new labels. Or, wrap a bottle of wine before you bring it to a house party! Either way, it makes a great gift! 3. We all know a person who collect shot..

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Everyone has at least one skeleton in their closet. When it comes to entertaining around Halloween, let one part of that skeleton out to play: the skull. As temperatures begin to dip, partygoers and trick-or-treaters appreciate a warm beverage in between candy stops. Celebrate Dios De Los Muertos with sugar skulls and yummy Mexican Hot Chocolate or Spiced Cider. Your Abuela (Mexican grandma) would definitely approve. Try some of her recipes below to add warmth and fun to any Halloween party for a touch of history and Halloween eeriness. Preparation Get set to write the recipes of life including Mexican Hot Chocolate with the Karma Kiss’ Set of Three Skull Pens. This set of three pens is skull-er-ific from top to bottom with scary Halloween or Day of the Dead skull details combined with function. Skull Pens Set of 3 Yummy Mexican..

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Here we are! The final leg of our 50 Gifts Under $50 gift guide. In this particular post, we’ll tell you how you can pick special items to give to your favorite people. All within your $50 budget, that is! Sounds good? Let’s get it on: Round 5: The Favored Purchaser You’ve got some favorites, and you want to make it known they’re special. You’re not going to give them the same gifts you’ve given to your office mates or to your child’s friend. It’s raising the bar a bit higher for these individuals who made your life more charming in one way or another. On a hunt? You might want to take a peek at the products we’ve listed down for you. And yes, they’re still under $50! For the bartender-wanna-be, the BAR10DER All-in-One Home Bartending Tool – Green..

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“We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day.” ― Edith Lovejoy Pierce It’s a whole new year and just like everyone else, you might have been thinking of what resolutions to make. Perhaps you weren’t able to stick with your list the last time. Or maybe a some important things happened that made your life change. As you start writing in your life’s new book, here are some little reminders to keep your spirits heightened with all the positivity–you’ll need this for the rest of the year! Write your goals and always be reminded of it. Stick it somewhere you can always see. Write it on a giant piece of paper and stick it on your wall...

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