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What is a good going-away present?

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Good going-away gifts include personalized items, such as hanging signs, door mats, keychains and other small trinkets. Homemade items make another great gift for someone going away or moving.

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What is a good going-away present?
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Homemade gifts include scrapbooks, photo albums, or even other photo gifts. A scrapbook is a way for someone to make a memorable storybook because it is up to the creator to decide which photos or memories will be included in the book.

There are a number of online services that can create personalized keychains, blankets, paper weights and scrapbooks to give as a going-away present. Various photo websites, including Walgreen's, Shutterfly, New York Photo, Walmart, Target and Snapfish are good sources to create these items.

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