Thursday, December 18, 2008

My Funny Holiday Finds

I get a lot of e-mails and catalogs from companies and businesses that want to sell me their stuff. (Perhaps you're familiar with this daily fact of life?) One of the few perks of this is that it can be a riot to see the funny things that people have come up with. The following are a few of my recent amusing holiday-related finds...

These e-cards from Daily Candy are hilarious! These are my faves:

If you're looking for a unique, creative gift, how about a journal made from Elephant Poo? Yes, this is for real, and it's brought to you by the creative folks at Uncommon Goods. As it says on the website, "this is a stinkin' good idea." Click on the link to read the very funny description and to discover how the poo gets turned into paper. I like elephants and I support buying recycled products, but....if someone were to give me this my first thought would be that they must not like me very much.

And last but not least, here are some snappy little gift tags from Pretty Bitter.

It says: "Sorry, this is the best I could do."

"Sorry, but this is all I could afford. I hope you got me something better." Ha ha! If that's not what the true Christmas spirit is all about then I don't know what is.