LINKS TO OTHER CREATIVE OUTLETS
This section provides links to other avenues of creativity our writers bring to you.
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PRODUCTS YOU MIGHT ENJOY
This section provides links to products beyond what YourNovel.com produces. We hope you find something here to please your special someone.
is a company that provides personalize books and products for boys and girls with this mission: to increase self esteem in children through personalized books that celebrate the uniqueness of each child. The goal of our books is to show each child how absolutely unique and special he or she is, to teach the child how to spell his or her name, and to build vocabulary skills.
Pictures on Gold
engraves your photos on gold jewelry. Picture bracelets, photo lockets, picture charms, picture pendants, and watches are just a few examples of what they offer.
Want to set your soiree apart from anyone else's. Light up the night with paper lanterns, specifically the ones from the Paper Lantern Store
. Paper lanterns have been used in Japanese and Chinese homes for centuries. Typically used for festivals or parties, paper lanterns have become a popular decoration or lighting item for almost any occasion. Paper Lanterns are usually hand crafted of bamboo and paper, sometimes wire and paper is used instead of bamboo. Paper lanterns expand into beautiful works of art at any size.
Be it for Halloween, a masquerade party or fantasy role playing among adults, Costumes for Less has a great selection.
If you need a tuxedo, and we hope you do, Fine Tuxedos can put you in one for a great price.
SPORTS GIFT IDEAS
Golf, tennis and more, here are some ideas you might enjoy.
If you need trophies, medals, corporate awards, plaques, personalized gifts, display cases, picture frames, photoballs, laser engraving & more, Decade Awards
has them. There's likely a champion in your life, or one whom you might like to feel like one. Make 'em the star they are, or think they are.
Shot by Shot is a teaching tool, a strokes-gained analysis for all golfers. You can register for a free trial!
specializes in, guess what - golf tees and golfing apparel. With the number of people who order our book "Sandhills Fore-Play," we know that people are interested in gifts for the golfers in their lives - this place will take them beyond reading about golf. They have all types of tees, including wooden, step down, plastic, zero friction and custom imprinted tees - personalized.
Pure Strike is a set of five DVDs that will teach you to swing like a pro – on the golf course!
Player’s Pass offers discount play at over 2000 courses.
Golf Ball Selector
– maybe the trouble is with his balls. We hope not, but this company can calculate the perfect ball for his unique style of play.
For those of you who have SCUBA dived, House of Scuba has everything you need to see more of what's under the water. For those of you who have not, this company can get you started.
Picking 'em up and putting 'em down, what a time you can have on the tennis courts. Since 1997, The Tennis Company
has been on the Internet, an early adopter and innovator in online retailing. Tennis gear changes all the time; this company keeps up with the trends so that you'll get the right product advice and the right equipment for your skill level and playing style. Ace!
If you love riding horses, Horse Lovers Z is your place to go for anything concerning equines
Romance and food go hand in hand. This section should help you set the mood for a private rendezvous or throw a party to impress your friends!
is the oldest kitchenwares manufacturer, marketer, and retailer in the United States. Established in Cincinnati, OH, by frontier entrepreneur Jacob Bromwell in 1819, this housewares company has been producing products since the U.S. was a mere 22 states. You'll find the Great American Flask, Lexington Money Clip, Collector's Copper Cup, Old West Shot Glasses, Original Popcorn Popper, & Old-Fashioned Yo-Yo, to name a few.
Considered an aphrodisiac by many, chocolate is associated with romance - what would Valentine's Day be without it? Astor Chocolate
, a family owned business, was established in 1950 in New York. The company was founded with a commitment to creating superior quality confections while upholding exceptional customer service. Even if you don't have a sweet tooth, you'll want a taste of these.
Have you ever picked crabs, as in sit down with a fresh-steamed batch of blue crabs, some slaw, corn on the cob, and a few beers, then crack those delectable critters open and pick out the sweet meat? If you have, you know that a delightful party is waiting to happen; if you haven't, well you gotta try it. You can get fresh hand-selected Maryland blue crabs delivered to your door with easy preparation and serving instructions from Crabplace.com
. They've been in the business of making family feasts fantastic for over 16 years.
ships overnight. What says a romantic dinner like fresh lobster? Perhaps surf and turf! Lobsters Anywhere
does that, too. Their live lobster gifts come complete with steel crackers and forks wrapped in red and white-checkered cotton napkins. And, of course, lobster bibs to undermine the dignity of the whole affair. Cook to impress.
A special dinner without a special wine? Let the Plonk Wine Club
bring you an expertly curated selection of artisanal, small batch, and sustainably grown boutique wines from around the globe. All of the rare and unique wines in Plonk’s monthly wine clubs deliver an outstanding bang for your buck and drink like far more expensive bottlings. Plonk’s monthly wine club shipments often feature natural wines that are grown using organic and biodynamic methods, as well as terroir-driven wines that honor their specific place of origin.
Are you the next "Master Chef?" Home-cooked food creations are wonderful, anytime, especially for that special someone for that special evening - or for that group that loves the epicurean lifestyle. For the Gourmet
is an online outlet where you can order chef-quality products for the chef in your home. It is a Chef-Driven/Chef-Operated company that knows creating great dishes starts with great ingredients. They have the best specialty products from around the world and will deliver them right to your doorstep. Bon appetit!
Finishing up that special meal or starting the day, Hawaiian coffee is a true delight, and Koa Coffee
does it best. Pure Kona Coffee comes from the Kona Coffee Belt, a stretch of land about one mile wide by 30 miles long. According to state regulations, only coffee grown in the Kona Belt can be called Kona Coffee. Coffee grown outside the Kona Belt is Hawaiian, but not Kona Coffee.
FOR THE PETS IN OUR LIVES
Pets are like part of the family, and here are some suggestions for the furry friends in your life.
If you want to spoil your cat, CatsPlay
is for you - and your cat. They offer custom made and pre-manufactured cat furniture - all in one location. CatsPlay
has been in operation for more than 10 years and was founded by life-long cat lover and cat owner, Amy Cicconi. If your cat needs furniture, go here.
Is your dog hot? Then dress 'em like it. Whether your dog's an NFL dog, a Spiked and Studded Leather Dog, a Rhinestone dog, or any dog in between, Hot Dog Collars
has the gear and neck wear for you and your dog!