Living Well Magazine's 13th Annual Holiday Gift Guide

  • The Golden Bolt
  • Pokemon Escape in the Forest
    Pokemon Escape in the Forest
  • Little Feminist by Love bubby
  • Lightseekers Starter Pack,Mari
    Lightseekers Starter Pack,Mari
  • Lightseekers Starter Pack, Tyrax
    Lightseekers Starter Pack, Tyrax
  • Sterling Silver Pearl Drop Earrings
    Sterling Silver Pearl Drop Earrings
  • Active 5
    Active 5
  • Charleston Shoes
    Charleston Shoes
  • Heart of Strength Charm Bangle
    Heart of Strength Charm Bangle
  • Atlas Obscura Wall Calendar 2018
    Atlas Obscura Wall Calendar 2018
  • Ballpark Blueprints Long Sleeve T
    Ballpark Blueprints Long Sleeve T
  • Bistro Chef Collection Pepper or Salt Mills
    Bistro Chef Collection Pepper or Salt Mills
  • 8x8 Lead™ - 8 ft. versatile leather leash
    8x8 Lead™ - 8 ft. versatile leather leash
  • Upside-Down Dogs
    Upside-Down Dogs
  • Charleston Shoe Co.  Liberty Boot
    Charleston Shoe Co. Liberty Boot
  • Cheese Spreaders and Board
    Cheese Spreaders and Board
  • Sound Stream Malibu Wireless Earbuds
    Sound Stream Malibu Wireless Earbuds
  • Ardell Pro Lipstick Palette
    Ardell Pro Lipstick Palette
  • Dog Colors, Leashes, and Camera Straps Custom Made
    Dog Colors, Leashes, and Camera Straps Custom Made
  • Dipper Vape
    Dipper Vape
  •  Fair Trade Fused Glass Snap Cuff in Jade
    Fair Trade Fused Glass Snap Cuff in Jade
  • MOSCHINO Editorial Logo Faux Leather Backpack
    MOSCHINO Editorial Logo Faux Leather Backpack
  • Emile Henry One Pot – Asian Pot Burgundy Flame® Ceramic
    Emile Henry One Pot – Asian Pot Burgundy Flame® Ceramic
  • Emilio Pucci Mugs
    Emilio Pucci Mugs
  • Cougar Shoes
    Cougar Shoes
  • CAST: Art and Objects Made Using Humanity's Most Transformational Process
  • John Deere Monster Treads
    John Deere Monster Treads
  • Gear Club Unlimited for Nintendo Switch
    Gear Club Unlimited for Nintendo Switch
  • Claus Porto GIFT BOX DECO
    Claus Porto GIFT BOX DECO
  • Hog Wild Book (includes CD)
    Hog Wild Book (includes CD)
  • Cat Craft Tunnel Bed
    Cat Craft Tunnel Bed
  • Heat Holders® Gloves with HeatWeaver® thermal lining
    Heat Holders® Gloves with HeatWeaver® thermal lining
  • SLEEVELESS U NECK TEE EMPOWER
    SLEEVELESS U NECK TEE EMPOWER
  • Complete Facial System Travel Set
    Complete Facial System Travel Set
  • Piper Computer Kit
    Piper Computer Kit
  • Jacksonville Sizzling Sausage Electric Indoor Grill
    Jacksonville Sizzling Sausage Electric Indoor Grill
  • Pebbles Donkey Rattle
    Pebbles Donkey Rattle
  • Kurgo Loft Dog Coat By Kurgo
    Kurgo Loft Dog Coat By Kurgo
  • Kyocera’s  Outdoor Ceramic Camp Kitchen Knife
    Kyocera’s Outdoor Ceramic Camp Kitchen Knife
  • Coffee Art
  • Liv & B Badass Keychain
    Liv & B Badass Keychain
  • Lucid Candles refillable and everlasting.
    Lucid Candles refillable and everlasting.
  • Homemade Gourmet Dog Treats Bone Apetit Barkery
    Homemade Gourmet Dog Treats Bone Apetit Barkery
  • Pioneer Pet Ceramic Kitty Garden
    Pioneer Pet Ceramic Kitty Garden
  • Relief Band Reusable Digital Therapeutic Device
    Relief Band Reusable Digital Therapeutic Device
  • The Bro Basket
    The Bro Basket
  • Emile Henry Soup Pot / Chili Pot, Burgundy Flame® Ceramic
    Emile Henry Soup Pot / Chili Pot, Burgundy Flame® Ceramic
  • PRODUCT)RED Le Creuset Small Teapot with Infuser
    PRODUCT)RED Le Creuset Small Teapot with Infuser
  • SU2C Men's Distressed Stacked Logo Tri-Blend Long Sleeve T-Shirt
    SU2C Men's Distressed Stacked Logo Tri-Blend Long Sleeve T-Shirt
  • Touchpoints Orginial
    Touchpoints Orginial
  • Charleston Shoes
    Charleston Shoes
  • Mini Modern Colours build your own designer home
    Mini Modern Colours build your own designer home
  • Discovery Adventures 6 person instant tent Coolvent Technology
    Discovery Adventures 6 person instant tent Coolvent Technology
  • Discovery Adventures Ultravent Sleeping Bag
    Discovery Adventures Ultravent Sleeping Bag
  • Propel STAR WARS T-65 X-WING STARFIGHTER
    Propel STAR WARS T-65 X-WING STARFIGHTER
  • The HappyLight® Touch
    The HappyLight® Touch
  • Himalayan Pink Salt Bath Soak
    Himalayan Pink Salt Bath Soak
  • Discovery Virtual Reality Headset with Stereo Headphones
    Discovery Virtual Reality Headset with Stereo Headphones
  • Kryptonics 24 inch Mini Cruiser Skateboard with Light-Up Wheels
    Kryptonics 24 inch Mini Cruiser Skateboard with Light-Up Wheels
  • Utter Nonsense: Family Edition 8 & up
    Utter Nonsense: Family Edition 8 & up
  • SlimSnation
    SlimSnation
  • Hope Bracelet by Patricia Heaton
    Hope Bracelet by Patricia Heaton
  • Audio Pet Adorable Blue Tooth Speakers
    Audio Pet Adorable Blue Tooth Speakers

#trends for 2015

Written by Brian Strauss. Posted in Style & Entertainment.

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buzz-words
Paleo-Diet— (eat like a caveman)

Tech-Neck —describing the pain in our neck  caused by checking a smartphone 150 times a day

Ebola— the virus or anything bad

Emoji—the little icons on your phone

Vape—vaporizing instead of smoke

Uber— the new “cool” “awesome” “sweet” (and the name of a transportation company)

Blamestorming—gotta blame somebody

E-Quaintence—an online friend

Mocktail—a new way to order a “shirley temple”

Screenager —too much time in front of a screen

Weblish—think gibberrish for the web

Outernet—not on the internet

Social Evolution—the development of society and social forms

Weatherbomb—the new norm storm, ie Hurricane Sandy

Chirped—getting called out


did-you-know


Go ahead and flash those lights because: Flashing  Your Car Lights To Warn Of A Speed Trap—is not illegal, a federal judge in 2014 ruled that it is a motorists’ First Amendment right to warn other drivers or radar or speed traps.

Driving Barefoot—although it is not the best idea because your foot could slip off the gas or brake pedal.. In Alabama it is illegal to ride a motorcycle without shoes.. Off course if you are found to have contributed to an accident you could get a citation.

Spitting On Cars That Are Badly Parked— won’t get you jail time, It could get you punched in the face.. Besides being really rude and possibly a potential public health issue it is not  recommended.

Using A Radar Detector— is legal in all states except Virginia and District of Columbia, unles you are in a commercial vehicle or on a military base.


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Every New Year there are lists and more lists on everything.Celebrities and famous people who died, got married/ divorced had a child or became noted for the worst dressed..  top bloopers by sportscaster, newscasters, notorious cartoons, famous events and not so famous events,  banned cartoons, hottest new foods, worst foods  new drinks, hottest shoes, color of the year, biggest recalls, biggest financial windfalls, blunders. world events,local events, the lists are endless some are interesting and  some are so off the wall. Not to be left out  we decided to compile our own. We are not promising Flying cars (yet) but  the availability  of Cuban Cigars is looking promising! Let us know what you think by contact us thru our website or on Facebook.

Japanese Powdered Green Tea is becoming the new uber-health drink 

Cold Press Everything from juices to olive oils to beauty products “Cold pressed” is becoming a byword for purity and quality. 

According to a poll : 75% of children under 8 years old have access to a smartphone or a tablet and by the age of 10 maybe more technologically advanced than their teenage siblings.

Bacteria is getting an image overhaul as creatives, scientist and innovators experiment with growing wearable products like shoes and clothing.

Charcoal is a growing trend in beauty products recongnizing that it  can trap and filter chemicals from being absorbed into the skin.

The tin can (think anchovies or sardines) is getting a makeover as a sleek container for higher end food products.

Amazon the online giant may be  opening a brick and mortar store in Herald Square in NYC  on W34st near Macy’s.. they just signed a lease for 470,000 sq ft.

ApplePay, Samsung Finger print pay thru  Paypal and a new Bio pay that reads you palm print.

Water-Free Washing machines and shampoos. California Drought Commission is exploring washing clothes with Co2 (Carbon Dioxide). 

Across the country companies are reusing, reclaiming recyclables, from a Yoga clothing company in Philadelpha, to the Carpet manfacturers in Georgia reusing the plastic from soda bottles.

Wellness traveling, Tech-Free traveling.returning to yesteryear without being connected.

Death of the cookie according to an excutive at Facebook the tracking cookie placed in your browser when you search the web will become obsolete as more people are multiplatform hopping from smartphone to tablet to web.

Mobil everything portals as smartphones get smarter we are gaining more control with the ability to turn on and off the lights, lock doors, control the thermastat, turn on the alram system, raise and lower the blinds, turn the coffee on.
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