I’m excited to unveil this year’s holiday gift guide, filled with some of the best items to give and receive this Christmas season…without breaking the bank! There’s a little something for everyone here, and these budget-friendly gifts are sure to be adored (no re-gifting!) From grandma, to the next door neighbors…this list has everyone covered! Even better, I’ve made it super convenient to purchase any items on this list. Just click the links for additional product info and to find out where to buy.
GIFTS FOR: THE COCKTAIL ENTHUSIAST
Here you’ll find gifts for your favorite mixologist, wine connoisseur, and people on your list who love to entertain.Â
With two new heavenly holiday flavors – Peppermint Bark and Salted Caramel – St. Brendan’s Irish Cream Liqueur will please anyone on your gift list! Show up to the holiday party with a bottle in your hand for the perfect hostess gift! Visit their website for recipes and more!
Pearl VodkaÂ $12.99
With at least 18 different delicious flavors to choose from (I seriously lost count), Pearl Vodka makes a great gift for the cocktail lover! Their newest flavors – Pumpkin Spice and Chocolate Hazelnut – will add that special something to your festive holiday cocktails!
ReGrained BarsÂ $5.99
Made with spent grain sourced from a local brewery, ReGrained Bars make the perfect and unique gift for the beer lover! They’d be the perfect way to top off a beer-themed gift basket this Christmas, or a great stocking stuffer! These scrumptious bars are the healthy way to #EatBeer!
Sterling Vineyards WineÂ $12.99 – $15.99
The holidays call for quality family time, good friends, delicious food and great wine. This holiday season Sterling Wine has a turnkey way to turn up the volume on your hosting game, without breaking the bank. SterlingÂ provides a diverse portfolio of wine selections that are luxurious while still being affordable.
Giant Ice Cube TrayÂ $12.67
This ice cube tray by Home-Complete creates perfect-looking, giant ice cubes that melt slowly and won’t dilute your drink!
GIFTS FOR: THE OUTDOORS ENTHUSIAST
Do you have a person on your list who loves the outdoors? Here are a few gift ideas that fit the bill!
The Matador Pocket Blanket $24.99
It’s time to leave behind the wet, damp and uncomfortable when getting out and enjoying the outdoors. Whether surfing the ocean, taking a break on an epic hike, enjoying a concert in the park, or watching your kid’s soccer game, Matador’s innovative solutions solve the simplest yet most inconvenient travel problems with stylish high-tech designs and extreme comfort that you can easily take with you!
The Droplet $14.99
Going for a quick pool dip or surf in the ocean? Or heading for workout? Leave behind those other wet inconvenient dripping bags and grab the Matador Droplet wetbag.Â For Outdoors enthusiasts, the Droplet works as a dry bag, keeping water away from things that you prefer to stay dry. It can protect devices from water if caught in a rainstorm or at the beach. You can use the Droplet when traveling to keep anything that might leak from ruining your luggage. Use it to hold snacks that might make a mess of your backpack or to contain condensation on your water bottle on humid days.
Card NinjaÂ $7.45
Carrying a purse is the last thing you want to worry about in the great outdoors! That’s why the Card Ninja (especially in the new RealTree camo design) is perfect for the girl on the go. It attaches to your smart phone, holds your cards and cash, all while fitting snugly in your pocket.
GIFTS FOR: BABIES AND KIDS
Some clever holiday gift ideas for the kiddos, that parents will love, too!
Levana Ayden Video Baby Monitor $119.99
Give families the gift of peace of mind with the Ayden monitor, whichÂ has been designed with parent-friendly controls and features in mind. It boasts a 48 hour battery life, temperatureÂ monitoring, night vision up to 15 feet, and 750-foot ClearVuÂ® digital signal, which means theÂ monitorÂ cannot be hacked. In addition, parents can calm their baby with the sound of their own voice with the two-way Talk to Baby intercom and three soothing lullabies that can be remotely activated and changed from the parent unit. TheÂ AydenÂ Video BabyÂ MonitorÂ also features a gentle nightlight and is expandable up to four cameras, to grow with the family. Visit MyLevana for more products and info.
The reCAP Explore Goin’ Explorin’ Gift Set includes a glow-in-the-dark, magnifying cap with breathe holes, a 32 oz. plastic regular-mouth mason jar, a convenient carrying handle, and the Goin’ Explorin’ storybook: a 64 page illustrated story about two wide-eyed young explorers who meet and embark upon an adventure of discovery. Along the journey, the two friends light up the night by catching fireflies in a Mason jar.
Baby’s Brilliant Books from $7.00
Created by a busy mother of three, Baby’s Brilliant introduces babies to the world around them in an enriching and playful way, teaching them concepts like letters, numbers, colors and relaxing them at nap time and bedtime. You can download their app in the iTunes Store, and their books are available for purchase on Amazon and their website.
Radio Flyer 4-in-1 Trike $89.94
The 4-in-1 Trike is the ultimate Grow-with-Me Trike. It offers 4 ways to ride, to accommodate ages 9 months to 5 years: it easily converts from a stroller to a steering trike, learning-to-ride-trike, and finally a classic trike.
VTech Little Apps Tablet $14.14
Join Cody The Smart Cub for tons of learning fun with the Little Apps Tablet by VTech! With a color-changing screen, letter buttons and piano keyboard, this role-play, electronic tablet engages your child in imaginative play. The Little Apps Tablet teaches letters, counting, number order, matching and so much more!
GIFTS FOR: EVERYONE!!
Looking for a one-size-fits all gift for the tough-to-buy-for person on your list? These gifts are sure to please!
These USDA organic teas are infused with a sacred Indian herb that’s packed with goodness and deliciousness in over 20 flavors. A cup of Tulsi tea warms up the soul, lowers stress, bolsters immunity, enhances stamina and promotes a healthy metabolism.Â ORGANICÂ INDIAÂ works directly with marginalized farmers inÂ IndiaÂ providingÂ healthcare, education, gender equality and empowerment programs.Â SippingÂ fireside never tasted so good! Visit their website.
reCAP Mason Jar Lids & Products from $7.00
reCAP plastic mason jar lids easily transform mason jars into ‘on-the-go’ snacks and meals. Perfect for leftovers, fresh salads,Â water, tea, smoothies, milkshakes, and more! Organize pantry items like grains, cereals, and rice. Ideal for everything from homemade dressings to buttons and bolts! Visit JarTalk for ideas and inspiration!
Personalized Products from Zazzle Prices vary
Zazzle is the largest online source for high-quality, personalized products. From t-shirts, to cell phone cases, to cards, pillows, and beyond…you name it…they have everything you could possibly want personalized! It’s the perfect place to find a one-of-a-kind gift for the person who Â has everything.
Heated Throw Blanket $59.99
Who wouldn’t love one of these plush heated throws to curl up with on a cool night? A heated throw is a thoughtful gift for the person who has everything!
Happy Shopping, Everyone!