Best Puzzle Gifts and Skill Toys for Teens that Don't Need Tech - Bookshelf Memories

Best Puzzle Gifts and Skill Toys for Teens that Don't Need Tech

Teens are so used to technology that they're lost without them. Dependency on technology can have an impact on cognition. To raise smart kids, puzzle gifts and skill toys can give them pastimes that build skills while also providing a fun and stimulating challenge.
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Book Themed Gift Ideas for Mothers Day 2024 - Bookshelf Memories

Book Themed Gift Ideas for Mothers Day 2024

Before splashing cash on anything, remember the purpose of this holiday is to celebrate the one person in your life who will have done the most for you. The intent was for Moms to be celebrated and appreciated by their kids. Not to have exuberant amounts of money spent on disposable gifts that don’t bring people closer together.
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Bookish Gifts for Gen X Men - Bookshelf Memories

Bookish Gifts for Gen X Men

Gen X men are over 40, some at the peak of their careers, others nearing retirement. Most of them already have the essentials they need to get through life. What do you buy a guy who seems to have everything? Well, if he likes his books, bookish gifts are just the thing.
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Japanese Gifts, Furoshiki Wrapping, and Color Symbolism - Bookshelf Memories

Japanese Gifts, Furoshiki Wrapping, and Color Symbolism

Discover the culturally rich practice of gift giving in Japan, get an intro to "Omiyage" (souvenir exchanges), plus learn about furoshiki - wrapping gifts in reusable cloths in an appropriate color for the occasion. A must-read for those with Japanese in-laws, friends, or business connections in Japan.
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Dungeons and Dragons Gifts and Ideas for All Player Levels - Bookshelf Memories

Dungeons and Dragons Gifts and Ideas for All Player Levels

Without understanding the Dungeons and Dragons game, it's hard to decide on an appropriate gift. Dungeon Masters are likely to appreciate campaign cases for organization, whereas newcomers to DnD may favor a character journal to help them learn. Discover the perfect gift for the DnD fan in your life.
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Why 3D Puzzles Make Great Get-Well-Soon Gifts - Bookshelf Memories

Why 3D Puzzles Make Great Get-Well-Soon Gifts

For those expecting to be off their feet for a while, book nook kits and similar 3D puzzles are a relaxing activity to keep the mind stimulated and help a person's recovery. We've dived into scientific studies to discover the effects of 3D puzzling on the mind and body. Discover what we learned here.
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Best Gifts for International Travel Lovers - Bookshelf Memories

Best Gifts for International Travel Lovers

For those who aren't frequent flyers looking to find a gift for international travel lovers, it's hard to know what they they need that they don't already have. Here, we lay out some of the not-so thought of gifts that globetrotters LOVE! Practical, functional, and gifts that make the trips smoother.
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Valentine's Day Gift Ideas: Couple-Approved! - Bookshelf Memories

Valentine's Day Gift Ideas: Couple-Approved!

February is the month of romance. The symbolic date is the same every year - Feb 14th. Greeting cards are customary, not necessarily best. In relationships, personalized gifts score bonus points! Here, we share some of the more personable Valentine's gifts with meaningful experiences behind them.
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Gift Ideas for the Bookworms' Birthday in Your Life - Bookshelf Memories

Gift Ideas for the Bookworms' Birthday in Your Life

Show those important to you how much you appreciate them with one of these personalized birthday gifts for bookworms. Any one of these will have the book lover in your life welling-up and watery-eyed with appreciation of such a thoughtful gift - that isn't just another book!
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9 Great Gifts for Bookworms of All Ages - Bookshelf Memories

9 Great Gifts for Bookworms of All Ages

When you need a gift for a special occasion and know the recipient loves books, you’re off to a flying start. Great gifts for bookworms are things that enhance the literary experience - every time. Here, you’ll discover the most unique gifts for bookworms of all ages. 

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Best Japanese Gifts for Bookworms to Reminisce on Travels - Bookshelf Memories

Best Japanese Gifts for Bookworms to Reminisce on Travels

Here, we list the authentic Japanese gifts for bookworms, whether that's for you or someone you know who trots the globe picking up memorabilia then displays them on shelves with books. Our top picks include some authentic gems that are unique to the cities and islands of Japan.
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