Music

Gift Lab: Portable Magnetic Speaker

Gift Lab: Portable Magnetic Speaker

Camping can be a wonderful, relaxing thing. But, can my boyfriend and I survive 2 nights in the Great Outdoors without any tunes?! I’m going to test the Portable Magnetic Speaker to see if I can blend gadgets with my get-away-from-it-all trip. (I wouldn’t want to drain the car battery in the middle of the Catskills for a little background music.)
Love Songs We Love

Love Songs We Love

I love a good love song. I'll admit I always get a sappy grin on my face when I hear Etta James' "At Last," I spent way more time picking music for my wedding than picking out a dress (I ended up walking down the aisle to Tom Waits' "You Can Never Hold Back Spring" and dancing with my Mr. to M. Ward's version of "Let's Dance" "Let's Dance"), and I have been the gifter of a 'mixed tape' more than once. But I'm not the only one who loves a good romantic tune. With Valentine's Day just a few days away, love is in the air around here, and my coworkers were more than happy to share their favorite love songs...
6 Uncommon Wedding Proposals

6 Uncommon Wedding Proposals

I love a good proposal story. Something about a well-planned surprise and the element of pure astonishment makes me a little giddy. Traditional proposals are sweet, but this hopeless romantic prefers an original and outrageous idea for putting a ring on it, especially a personal gesture that reflects the interests of the couple. With Valentine's Day coming I have spent an embarrassing amount of time on YouTube perusing proposal videos. These are my favorite most uncommon proposal idea.
Top 10 Valentine’s Day Gifts for Guys

Top 10 Valentine’s Day Gifts for Guys

Valentine's Day is coming up, and while chocolates and flowers are nice, we know that some fellas would probably prefer valentines that can't be devoured and won't wilt in a few days. These great gifts for guys are uncommon ways to show the special man in your life just how lovable he is...
Old Instrument, New Tune: Jamie Cornett’s Instrumental Lighting

Old Instrument, New Tune: Jamie Cornett’s Instrumental Lighting

According to Artist Jamie Cornett, there's an ongoing joke among musicians; when they get frustrated with practicing or tired of music in general, they say they're going to turn their instrument into a lamp. Jamie wasn't frustrated or fed up with music, but he was intrigued by the lamp idea...