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Smiles + Co Blog — Gift Giving

Intentional Ways To Present Gift Cards

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Intentional Ways To Present Gift Cards

As promised in my last blog post, I am back to share some fun ways you can present gift cards as the thoughtful gifts that they are! If you are on the fence at all about giving gift cards because you're concerned that it could be perceived as impersonal, I hope you find some words of encouragement in that post. Even though I believe that gift cards are able to stand on their own as great gifts, I also think it can be fun as the giver to package them in a creative way. If you don’t find joy in...

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My Thoughts on Giving Gift Cards

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My Thoughts on Giving Gift Cards

I absolutely love it!  Gift cards are one of my most favorite gifts to give and receive! It surprises me that they are still getting a bad rap in this day and age, and that there are still people out there saying that gift cards are "impersonal." For those of you who are thoughtful gift givers and choose to give gift cards to your loved ones, I am here to validate you!  To get someone a gift card to a place they enjoy going to is to show them that you truly know and listen to them. I would even...

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How To Give Experience Gifts

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How To Give Experience Gifts

This post and photos may contain Amazon or other affiliate links for your convenience. If you make a purchase after clicking a link, I will earn a small commission at no extra charge for you. For my niece’s fourth Birthday, we gave her swimming lessons! I thought it might be helpful to share how I did this because giving experience gifts can be more difficult to give than physical gifts. This post is going to cover four ways that you can give experiences as gifts. I originally started coming up with reasons that experiences make good gifts. However, I realized...

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