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CW44 Staff Holiday Gift Picks

You better watch out, I know you want to cry. I know you want to pout because it’s holiday time, and Santa Clause ain’t comin’ to town. Yupp, the holidays are here and Kris Kringle is nowhere to be found. You’re on your own. You have to shop… alone.
Sure, you can cry and pout. Sure, you can make a wish on a shooting star and hope for a room full of presents to appear. OR you can take a deep breathe, take a swing from the eggnog carton and take a look at this gift list. I enlisted my CW44 coworkers to find the perfect gift for anyone on your list. Our staff is very diverse and unique in their interests, so I’m sure one of them can direct you to the right gift. Links for every item are attached and everything on the list is under $100.

12/03/2015

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10 {Alternative} DIY Christmas Decorations

Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree, how much I hate your branches! Yes, it’s true; I’m not a fan of the real Christmas tree. They smell like a winter wonderland and look so pretty when lit, but […]

12/02/2015

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14 (Affordable) Gift Ideas for Everyone on Your List

This festive time of year is full of joy, family and food… but let’s face it, it can be pretty stressful. Our minds are swirling with confusion; there is so much to plan and so much shopping to do! Although I can’t help you with the cooking, wrapping or preparing for the in-laws, I can help you with your shopping. Below, I have provided you with 14 gift ideas for every type of person in your life AND they are all under $60!

11/30/2015

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Buy Jared Padalecki’s Shirt!

Jared Padalecki is selling his shirt!
Okay, keep your pants on, ladies. This isn’t one of those weird ebay.com “Buy this celebrity’s sweaty, old T-shirt” type deal. The Supernatural star created a line of shirts that he’s selling on represent.com!

11/17/2015

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Celebrate Thanksgiving with Turkey Trivia

He’s a majestic creature covered in feathers of brown. He soars through the forest about 5 feet above the ground. His piercing gobble can be heard for miles around. He’s Tom Turkey, the proud, the honorable, the delicious!
But what do we really know about Tom? Sure, he tastes great when smothered in gravy and piled next to a side of mashed potatoes, but is there more to this buttery bird? Take the trivia challenge below and get to know the turkey you plan to devour on Thanksgiving Day. That Tom is a great guy!

11/15/2015

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Gina Rodriguez’s Lingerie

It’s about time we got into Jane the Virgin’s panties!

11/04/2015

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CW Celeb’s Halloween 2015 Costumes

Over the weekend, many of us Halloweeners (including the celebs) hit the town in our spooky best to show off our creative spirit.

11/02/2015

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Celebrate the Season of Giving | Stylish Companies that Give Back

The holiday season is a time for giving. We give gifts, we give hugs and we give away our Thanksgiving dinner leftovers. But wouldn’t it be great if we could give a little more all year-long?
Many companies are embracing the spirit of giving all year by donating funds, products or their time. Celebrate the season of giving no matter what season it is with the help of these companies!

11/01/2015

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Adam Rodriguez to Guest Star on ‘Jane the Virgin’

The incredible guest list continues to grow!
‘Jane the Virgin’ has played host to Hollywood’s best and brightest. Celebs like Britney Spears, Cheech Marin, Paulina Rubio and Ke$ha have all graced the set of ‘JTV,’ and it looks like that list is just getting bigger. The Hollywood Reporter confirmed that ‘CSI’ and ‘Magic Mike’ super hottie Adam Rodriguez will join the ‘Jane the Virgin’ cast very soon!

10/19/2015

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Fall Recipes | 6 Easy Halloween Treats

Halloween’s ghoulish ghosts and mutant monsters can offer plenty of spooky inspiration in the kitchen. Let’s step it up, people! Leave the candy to the Halloween noobs and try one of these easy recipes, instead.

10/18/2015

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