Need some help finding great gifts for her, or gifts for men? Looking for new traditions to make your holiday celebrations extra special? Simply wondering what your friends at Magpies Gifts have been up to? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Our blog is chock full posts aimed at informing, inspiring and making life a little simpler. Read on!

2020 Inspiration for Parents: New Year’s Resolutions for Kids


Grownups are always setting goals for themselves at the start of the year, but what about New Year’s resolutions for kids? The truth is, helping little ones think up small tasks and challenges can be a great way to encourage them to try new things or experience more of the world around them. (And they… Read More »

Time to Gear Up for Spring Break 2020!

Spring break 2020 has arrived, friends! That’s right, you’re well on your way toward a bit of well-deserved rest and relaxation. At Magpies Gifts, we are big believers in making the most out of every last bit of time off — even if that time off involves a staycation right here in Houston.   We’ve… Read More »

Last-Minute Christmas Gifts for When the Clock is Ticking


Last-minute Christmas gifts. Everyone tries to avoid them, yet somehow, they always seem to find their way into the holiday shuffle. At Magpies Gifts, we get it — because we’re human and it happens to us, too! We’re here to ease a bit of the stress that comes with shopping for last-minute Christmas gifts, and… Read More »

We’re Here to Help with Your Christmas Decorations, Houston!


‘Tis the season for Christmas decorations, Houston, and your favorite gift shop can help make every space around your home a little bit hollier and jollier. We’ve pulled together some of our favorite holiday finds (as well as some inside Magpies info) to help get your home holiday ready. Read on and get in the… Read More »

It’s Fiesta Time: Cinco de Mayo 2019

Cinco de Mayo 2019 will be here before you know it, and for lots of folks that means it’s time to fiesta! Whether you’ll be out and about at a friend’s place or inviting others to your own in-casa bash, Magpies Gifts has a few tips for making Cinco de Mayo 2019 one for the… Read More »

Magpies Does Earth Day: Gifts, Events and Going Green

When it comes to all the ways to celebrate Earth Day, gifts aren’t the first things that come to mind. For most people, the holiday is all about rethinking daily practices, finding new ways to go green and making better use of natural resources. At Magpies Gifts, our team is doing all the above —… Read More »

In Search of Easter Gifts that Go Beyond the Chocolate Bunny?

Spring has sprung – the bluebonnets have begun to bloom and Peter Cottontail is well on his way down the bunny trail. And if you’re like many parents looking to pass along the true meaning of this season to your little ones, you might find yourself having some trouble finding thoughtful Easter gifts. Sure, marshmallow… Read More »

Magpies Talks Holiday Gift Ideas with ABC 13’s Rebecca Spera!

Magpies Gifts | Holiday Gifts

The tree is up, the parties are booked and holiday tunes are out in full force. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, right? Sure, except for the stress that comes with seasonal shopping. At Magpies Gifts, we’re all about making life easier for our incredible friends and customers, and we were thrilled when… Read More »

Make a Big Difference When You Shop Small Business Saturday!

Magpies Gifts | Small Business Saturday

You know the old question. Does size really matter? Well, in the world of business ownership, the answer is a resounding YES! Magpies Gifts is proud to count ourselves among the more than 28 million small businesses that call the United States home. What exactly is a small business? According to the U.S. Small Business… Read More »

Magpies is Bringing a Little More Fun to the Christmas Countdown!

Magpies Gifts | Star from Afar

For anyone who needed reminding (and we’ll be honest here — no one did) the holidays are just around the corner! And while grownups might have their internal calendars on lock, that Christmas countdown isn’t so easy for little ones. You’re in luck! At Magpies, we’ve got a fun-tastic way for families to infuse something… Read More »

Give Peace a Chance. Celebrate the International Day of Peace.

Magpies Gifts | Give Peace a Chance

School’s back in session, Halloween displays are out and you’re already planning the menu for this year’s Thanksgiving feast. The holiday season isn’t here just yet, but it’s right around the corner. As you prepare for the busy months ahead, at Magpies we encourage you to stop, take a breath and take note of another… Read More »