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A woman of impressive literary and media accomplishments, Robyn Spizman is one of the leading how-to and inspirational voices in the gift-giving world. As a New York Times bestselling author (August, 2008), she is the founder of, a gift guide from a to z featuring a galaxy of gifts. Robyn has written dozens of books and reports weekly on consumer topics, gifts and giving. She has shared solid how-to tips for moms and creative gift-giving advice for almost three decades on many of America's leading talk shows, including repeated appearances on NBC's Today Show, MSNBC, CNN, Home Matters, The Discovery Channel, CNN Headline News, CNNfn, Talk Back Live, Good Day New York, New York One, CNBC and numerous ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox affiliates across the U.S.
Robyn has also been heard extensively on radio, from National Public Radio to The Michael Jackson Show. She has been featured in print media including: including The New York Times, USA Today, USA Weekend, Woman's Day, Ladies' Home Journal, Family Circle, Redbook, Cosmopolitan, Delta Sky Magazine, Dr. Laura's Perspective, Cosmo Girl, Parents Magazine, Better Homes & Gardens, Entrepreneur, Southern Living and Parade Magazine among others.
Robyn has been a featured guest reporter on topics including the hottest gifts, products and toys in the country. As a consumer advocate, she appeared on Atlanta NBC Affiliate WXIA-TV for almost 30 years with her popular Been There Bought That segment. Robyn is a trendsetter in showcasing products of value. Since 2005, Robyn has hosted the hit show The Giftionary with Cindy & Ray on Star 94 - WSTR, the leading Top 40 Radio Station and a daily webpage on gifts at Seen on talk shows nationwide, she has helped hundreds of thousands of viewers save resources and give wisely.
A dedicated volunteer, Spizman serves on the advisory council of The Make-A-Wish Foundation, as shopping ambassador for Camp Twink Lakes and the foundation advisory council of EwomenNetwork, the largest online community of professional women, and was named one of the leading women in business by Business to Business magazine. Visit the author at and Sign up for Robyn's twitter at

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Parent and child.
Child rearing.