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Autumn Activities

There’s only one weekend left of summer, so planning in weekends together as a couple, family or with friends for the autumn will help avoid the dreaded summer holiday blues. Here at IWOOT we’ve hand picked a selection of different experience days perfect for family days or romantic outings among the fallen leaves, so take a look and plan some fun-filled weekends together!

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Student Solutions: Results day and Graduation Gifts

If you know someone who has finished university, sixth form or their GCSE exams, then you will truly understand the happiness that summer can bring. They no longer spend days curled in a ball worrying about upcoming exams, instead they are free to celebrate and spend much-needed time with friends and family. After months of stress, new-found freedom can be strangely daunting so make sure to help the student you know explore, relax and move forward.

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Not just another Father’s Day gift guide

I’m pretty sure that by now everyone, like me, has just gotten around to remembering that Father’s Day is this upcoming Sunday, the 15th of June. This means that many of you, like me, will have begun to scour the internet desperately looking for some Father’s Day gifts. The problem, as ever, is that dads are notoriously difficult to buy for (and as a result, often get notoriously bad presents).

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2 Easy Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Not figured out what to get your dad for Father’s Day yet? Fear not! Here at IWOOT we’ve got 3 fantastic ideas for you to try this Father’s Day – on their own or all together, they will be sure to brighten your dad’s day. First up, the…

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Father’s day gifts: there’s one for every type of Dad

No two Dads are created equal; some men love cars, some love football, some love art, and some love music. Here at IWOOT we don’t believe in a one-size-fits-all gift for Dads, we like to think we cater for all the different Fathers that exist, and so this is why we’ve put together this guide, which includes all different types of gifts for men. Read on to see our different inspiration layouts for different dads.

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Supermum | Mother’s Day Gift Blogger Competition

Where would we be without our Mum. Besides bringing us into the world, mum can be relied on to: kiss that scrap better; taxi you to and from school; embarrass you in front of your first love; buy you those much needed trolley loads of food at university; give you the courage to apply for that dream job; take the kids of your hands in a moment of desperation; help you through tough times with you own family; and generally be the ultimate Supermum in every situation.

To celebrate our world of Supermums we have teamed up with Buyagift to give you the chance to win one of the most ultimate Mother’s day gift ideas, an irresistible Pamper treat for two!

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Mother’s Day Ideas | Gift Guide

She may nag you a little too often, dislike your taste in music, or constantly judge your cooking…but every mum deserves to be spoilt on Mother’s day because being a parent is one of the most important jobs in the world. We here at IWOOT understand it can be hard to find perfect Mother’s day gifts, so we have grouped together a few ideas for every type of mum to ensure you are not short of Mother’s day gift ideas this year.

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A Life of Wine | Short History of the Alcoholic Beverage

The entire written history of humanity is also a history of humans getting drunk. Indeed the history of drinking alcohol extends back to at least the early Neolithic period (around 10,000 BC), as attested to by the discovery of beer jugs from towards the end of the Stone Age. Before I look at some products to augment your modern-day merriment, let’s take a brief look at the history of alcohol.

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Do something different | Valentine’s Day

A special day for every couple, Valentine’s Day this year needn’t follow the generic pattern of buying roses, weird socks and dinner at whichever restaurant has a reservation left. Why not do something unique and get some Valentine’s gifts that you’ll always remember.

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Valentine’s Day Gifts | A Brief History

Originally an annual Roman festival for lovers, Valentine’s day became a Christian holiday to celebrate the legend of St. Valentine, who was thought to have been executed for performing marriage ceremonies in secret during a ban under the rule of Roman Emperor Claudius II in the third century AD. St. Valentine is thought to have died on 14th February. Whilst imprisoned awaiting his fate, it is also thought that the priest fell in love with the jailer’s daughter and signed off his final correspondence to her, “From your Valentine”. A legend was born.

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