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    Christmas with Multiple Families

    Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 Carrie

    Both my husbands and my extended family live up in Seattle, about 170 miles away from Vancouver, WA, where we live.  Because they are all up there and it's just ... Read more..

    Posted in Gift Ideas | No Comments »

    Be Sure to Get a Cone with That Ice Cream!

    Thursday, August 7th, 2008 Carrie

    I'm always looking for ways to Go Green, and to encourage my family to do the same. Here's a few things I came across that I thought were fun and ... Read more..

    Posted in In the Community | 2 Comments »

    Going Green for Going Back to School

    Monday, July 28th, 2008 Carrie

    For those with kids in school, each year you have to go buy school supplies. My son is still in elementary school and at the end of each school year ... Read more..

    Posted in In the Community | No Comments »

    We Use a Latte Paper Cups!

    Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008 Carrie

    Being a native of Seattle, WA and still living in the great Northwest, I am a regular at my neighborhood Starbucks. My drink of choice is a grande x-tra hot ... Read more..

    Posted in In the Community, Inside GiftTree | 2 Comments »

    Trees Provide the Air We Breathe

    Thursday, July 17th, 2008 Carrie

    Okay, so must of us know that trees produce air but did you know that they actually take in carbon-dioxide and give out oxygen, "breathing" through their leaves?  Interestingly enough, ... Read more..

    Posted in Gift Ideas | 2 Comments »

    Hold and Ship Later

    Tuesday, July 8th, 2008 Carrie

    Are you going on vacation this summer and won't be near a computer when it's time to send your Mother a birthday gift? Are you going to be ... Read more..

    Posted in Ask an Expert, Corporate Gifts, Gift Baskets | No Comments »

    And Zen There was Beige

    Monday, June 23rd, 2008 Carrie

    People I know have always teased my husband and I for our "beigeness." We've lived in our house for 10 years and just recently added color to our walls. Okay, ... Read more..

    Posted in Spa & Pampering | 1 Comment »

    Are You a Tea Lover?

    Tuesday, June 10th, 2008 Carrie

    Tea is a widely consumed beverage and these days you can find so many varieties that it is almost impossible to choose. It's almost as if it's a lifestyle, like ... Read more..

    Posted in Gift Ideas, Home & Garden | 5 Comments »

    What Do You Think of Our Gifts?

    Monday, June 2nd, 2008 Carrie

    Whenever I'm talking to someone about where I work I always end up discussing the uniqueness and quality of our gifts. I'm actually very proud of what we offer and ... Read more..

    Posted in Gift Baskets | 5 Comments »

    Sending Gifts Internationally

    Thursday, May 29th, 2008 Carrie

    Sending gifts internationally has always been a challenge for us here at GiftTree. Certain food items can be shipped to one country, but not another. Nuts can go here, but ... Read more..

    Posted in Gift Baskets | No Comments »