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This is an updated gift list as of January 19th, 2023.

Secret Santa List

  1. Wallet
  2. Limited Edition Hot Sauce
  3. Iphone Charger
  4. Stickers
  5. Broom Earrings
  6. Addie Best Patches
  7. Indigo Laceweight Yarn from Maiwa

Experiences Clowns in Rochester

Cat Stuff

  1. Toys from Sesame Cafe
  2. Treats from Ava’s Pet Palace
  3. A height/growth chart wall decal to measure how high the cats can jump
  4. Mini party hats, such as those from MeriMeri

Gift Registries

I have a gift registry at:

Crate and Barrel

West Elm


Handmade Things

I love handmade things, and I love fun surprises! I would love it if you made something just for me!

Here are some ideas:

  1. Decorate boxes around the size of a shoebox. Could be a great craft activity for kids.
  2. Music, stories, or poetry you wrote.
  3. Sculptures or artwork made by you or the kids
  4. Textiles, knitstuff, sweaters, etc that you made

Household Stuff

  1. A Davek Umbrella and the umbrella loss alert sensor
  2. Makeshift Accessories Money Clip
  3. Pyrex storage containers with lids
  4. Loohoo wool dryer balls
  5. Stainless steel rice cooker
  6. This laundry hamper
  7. low wide laundry basket
  8. a Bokashi Pet System

Games and playthings

  1. Pakiaka the game

Art Supplies

  1. Stickers
    1. Flower stickers or other pretty stickers to seal envelops with
    2. Bees Knees Industries
    3. Ebonii’s Moon
  2. Paint from Beam Paints
  3. Leather Hole Punch
  4. Lace weight yarn from The Maiwa Honest Yarn Collection
  5. Indigo Laceweight Yarn from Maiwa
  6. Maiwa gift cards
  7. ink pads for rubber stamping
  8. Blank A2 fold cards for crafting
  9. old hardcover books with green covers
  10. Matte modpodge


  1. Iphone Charging Cables
  2. Lighting Cable Earbuds
  3. The Goodwell Co “Be.” Electric Toothbrush


  1. Huang Fei Hong Spicy Peanuts
  2. Hot sauce from Soothsayer Hot Sauce. I prefer red sauces to green or yellow ones.
  3. Gwen’s Hot Salsa Macha
  4. Mrs. Renfro's Salsa, especially the Ghost Pepper or Habanero ones
  5. Dried Chile Salsa from American Spoon
  6. Truffle Salt, dried chili, or other intriguing spices and seasonings
  7. Tanka Bars, especially in any of the chili flavors
  8. Nutty & Fruity snacks - e.g. mandarin, lime, hibiscus
  9. Whole chilies, eg from Curio spices - e.g. tobasco, habanero, scorpion, naga, ghost etc.


  1. Candles from Moonstone Chandlery. Fun fact, Maureen and I share the same birthday!
  2. Blood Orange or other citrus candles from Black Luxe Candle Co
  3. Fraser Fir candles or difusers from Edgewater Candles


  1. Hiakai by Monique Fiso
  2. Gjelina by Travis Lett
  3. Nuku by Qiane Matata-Sipu
  4. the Bone People


  1. Magic Gloves” the Basic sort of stretchy gloves, like you might find at the dollar store.
  2. Hardbottomed wool slippers, or just ridiculous slippers because that's fun too.
  3. Harvest and Mill ankle socks in small
  4. A Baron Fig Venture Slimline backpack ... or two!
  5. Accessories or jewelleryh from KFleye
  6. Jewellery, especially rings, from Fanta Celah
  7. Accessories, earrings, or Hats or anything from Flood Clothing


  1. kite, (this artwork is not yet titled) by Andrew Shoemaker. He will probably know what I'm talking about if you ask and say you know me.
  2. A Margins Imprints moon phase or star chart print. I especially like the cobalt blue ones
  3. A giant pot (for a giant plant) from Carnevale Clay or, really, anything she makes! Her big pots can also be purchased at Cultivate in Evanston.
  4. Mugs or things from Ralph Nuara or Michael Imes
  5. More lizards, ideally ceramic

Textile Things

  1. Anything from Sunhouse Craft
  2. The Sun Runner from SRM Prints
  3. The Gold-on-Black Wheat Runner from Follysome Prints
  4. Anything from Andria Green or SRM Prints
  5. Anything from Root River Baskets
  6. A Constellation Quilt from Haptic Labs. They also have a DIY kit of you have ambition to make it (I don't).

Final Note

If you are interested in financially donating in my name, I would be honored by gifts to the following five organizations:

  1. The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora
  2. Children’s National, workplace of Dr Packer who invented the treatment that saved Tom’s life
  3. An organization of your choice supporting the lives of cats with FIV and/or FeLV
  4. Mataora
  5. The Nap Ministry