My name is Caroline Ryan Gibbs and I live in Maple Grove, Minnesota with my husband and two sons. My general rule with regard to shopping is shop OFTEN. There is very little that I don’t like to shop for…shoes, furniture, jewelry, home accessories, shoes and shoes. It’s a chance to spend time with my sisters or girlfriends. Gifts for friends are really fun to buy. I try to match their personality and provide a personal touch to each gift selected. I love to shop at malls, but really enjoy finding a small, specialty shop or boutique not found anywhere else. Shopping is usually combined with other activities like car rides to view changing fall colors, visiting a town we haven’t seen before or lunching at a favorite lakeside bistro. It all enhances the experience.
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