Posts tagged "presents"

Watch This Son Give His Parents The Ultimate Christmas Surprise

Joe Riquelme found so much success with his iPhone app Videoshop that he was able to give his parents an extra special Christmas gift this year. Watch their teary reactions…

Claire Hannum | December 26, 2014 - 12:30 pm

I Did My Christmas Shopping Early This Year And It Was Awesome

A few months ago, I decided on a whim that I would get my holiday shopping done early, and I’m so glad I did. I tend to be somewhat of…

Claire Hannum | December 25, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Etsy Spotlight: 15 Ugly Gifts That Will Put A Smile On Your Face (But Not Theirs)

Whether you’re looking for a gag gift or just something to give to someone you hate, Etsy has got you covered. The site is chock full of (unintentionally) ugly items,…

Katie Oldenburg | December 17, 2014 - 9:00 am

Gift Guide: For The Person Who’s Always Cold

No matter who you are and where you live, you’re bound to know someone who’s always cold. You know… that person who wears wool sweaters in 80-degree weather, whose hands…

Katie Oldenburg | December 12, 2014 - 10:00 am

Gift Guide: 15 Gifts For The Feminist You’re Fond Of

What to get the exhausted feminist in your life? Something practical, something to make them laugh, something to tell catcallers where they can shove it? Click through for ideas!

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 11, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Watch The Lowell, Michigan, Police Get Into The Holiday Spirit

Hooray, more holiday cheer! A set of boobs other than Sara X’s has been getting into the Christmas spirit: The Lowell, Michigan Police Department. I KID. They seem very nice…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 10, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Cool Idea: Call T.J. Maxx & Marshalls’ Holiday Gift Hotline To Ask Famous Experts What To Buy

Not sure what to get for that hard-to-buy person on your holiday list? T.J. Maxx and Marshalls are making shopping easier this year by bringing back their Holiday Gift Hotline,…

Katie Oldenburg | December 1, 2014 - 4:10 pm

15 Boozy Gift Ideas For The Drinkers In Your Life

The holidays are upon us, which means it’s time to start shopping for the perfect gifts to get for your loved ones. As much as I’m sure your dad enjoyed…

Katie Oldenburg | November 21, 2014 - 9:00 am

Thank Me Later: I’ve Found The Solution To Your Holiday Gifting Dilemmas

Every year in the beginning of November, I start panicking about the upcoming holidays and all of the presents I need to get. I have a particularly large family with…

Katie Oldenburg | November 11, 2014 - 9:00 am

The Soapbox: Holiday Gift Giving Is A Total Scam

First thing’s first: I’m a Jew. I haven’t celebrated Christmas since I was a little kid and we still believed in Santa Claus. (I was eight when I discovered he…

Julie Gerstein | November 30, 2012 - 11:30 am

Angelina Jolie Buys Brad Pitt A Helicopter, Plus 8 Other Extravagant Celeb Gifts

Angelina Jolie may just be the best gift-giver in Hollywood. Last year, she gave fiance and baby daddy Brad Pitt a freaking waterfall for Christmas. It had never occurred to me to want a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 28, 2012 - 8:00 am

Holiday Gift Guide: Presents For Jessica

This year, instead of exchanging holiday presents here at The Frisky, we’ve decided to give each other slideshows of the gifts we would give one another if money were no…

Julie Gerstein | December 19, 2011 - 11:00 am

Flowchart: How To Figure Out What Your Man Got You For Christmas

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We know: The anticipation is killing you. Your gift is under the tree and you are wondering what in Father Christmas it could…

Leonora Epstein | December 23, 2010 - 3:30 pm

What His Gift Really Says: Holiday Presents Decoded

When a commitment-phobe I had been dating for two months excitedly told me he had a present for me — “you’ll love it,” he assured me — I prepared myself…

Diana Vilibert | December 22, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Mind Of Man: What Men Want For Christmas

Men would rather give than receive. Keep this in mind, ladies, as you freak out, panic, and wring your hands over what to get your beloved for Christmas. Around this…

John DeVore | December 15, 2010 - 4:00 pm

What’s The Strangest Gift You’ve Ever Received?

Ever get a truly tacky, off-the-wall ugly present — like the leg table above — and wonder just what the heck the gift giver was thinking? Well, now there’s a…

Julie Gerstein | November 11, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Moms Reveal Their Most Memorable Mother’s Day Gifts

It can be hard to know what Mom really wants for Mother’s Day. So we asked a bunch to tell us the best gift they ever received on the holiday,…

Lyn Lomasi | May 8, 2010 - 1:00 pm

And The Prize Goes To … The Best Gift You Bought Yourself

Last Friday, we asked you to tell us about an item you bought to treat yourself, and you seriously blew us away. We almost teared up a few times because…

The Frisky | February 5, 2010 - 9:15 pm

Don’t Buy Into Holiday Gift Cards

Buying a gift card or certificate might be one way to deal with people whom you have no idea what to get for the holidays. And true, for the person…

Leonora Epstein | December 14, 2009 - 3:50 pm

What Do You REALLY Want For Christmas This Year?

A garden center in the U.K. is apologizing today for a very un-PC brochure they reportedly sent to about 900,000 homes recently. An ad in the brochure suggested that men…

Wendy Atterberry | November 30, 2009 - 3:40 pm