Posted on December 13, 2017
Among all of the “meh” coloring books and products out there, I try to make sure that I introduce you to some of the higher quality options. I have found a couple that would be perfect for gift-giving this holiday season: Tangled Travels by Jane Monk and Color for Calm All Year Long 2018 by Carrie Stephens, both from The Quarto Group, Inc.
Updated on December 11, 2017
If you are looking for a gift for a coloring fan on your list – or for yourself! – why not consider a ZenFlora Adult Coloring Paper Flower Kit. You don’t have to be a master gardener to make these pretty flowers! Read More
Updated on December 4, 2017
Earlier this year I reviewed a unique color-by-number book from Sunlife Drawing. Sunlife Drawing has now published a Christmas version to keep your spirits bright and colorful through the holiday season: Christmas Animal Quest. Read More
Updated on December 10, 2017
What is better for the holidays than…..cash!
Welcome to the Holiday Cash Giveaway where you have the option of choosing between $300 PayPal Cash OR a Gift Card of your choice! This event was organized by The Kids Did It & The Mommy Island and sponsored by awesome bloggers, authors, and Etsy shop owners! Make sure to check out all of the awesome fall and holiday ideas they have by clicking on their blog buttons below. Curl up by the fire and relax while you enter to win our December Cash event! Read More
Updated on November 30, 2017
It is not just the holiday season: life in general can be stressful, and it can wreak havoc on our minds as well as our everyday responsibilities.
Aromatherapy, which involves the use of essential oils as a complementary health approach, has grown in popularity as a way to de-stress, just like coloring. Some studies have shown that aromatherapy might have health benefits, such as:
- Relief from anxiety and depression
- Improved quality of life, particularly for people with chronic health conditions
- Improved sleep
- Improved quality of life for people with dementia
I use an electric aromatherapy oil diffuser (like this one), but how about surrounding yourself everywhere you go with kind thoughts along with the benefits of aromatherapy? Therapy Threads has you covered! Read More
Updated on November 28, 2017
Today is #GivingTuesday — a day of giving where people can reflect on the goodness they want to spread in the world.
You are probably pulling together your list of holiday gift ideas for your friends and family. And since you’re already in the giving spirit, why not pick presents that also give back? Read More
Posted on November 26, 2017
As I was browsing Etsy for some interesting colouring products to add to this year’s Holiday Gift Guide, I came across Crystal Salamon, a Canadian artist from Alberta. Read More
Posted on November 19, 2017
Sometimes your gift recipient loves to color, but would like to try something different – and still get the same stress-relieving, creativity and mindfulness benefits. There are quite a few options to help you! Read More
Updated on November 17, 2017
I know, I know – there is a smartphone app (or hundreds of apps) for that. But if you are like me and many, many other folks, there is something comforting about a paper-based planner.
Why gift one? Sometimes it is nice to have a small coloring space for a mindful moment during your day that doesn’t overwhelm you.
If you have a coloring and planner junkie in your life and need a good holiday gift idea for them, here are some of my favorites. Any of these would put a huge smile on a coloring and planner fan’s face! Read More