Last Minute Gift Ideas

A couple of holidays are just around the corner. Are you ready? Are you sure you have not forgotten anyone? Just in case you have, here are a couple of last minute holiday gift ideas that you can easily buy so you have time to send them for the holidays.

1. Kosher Hanukkah Gift Basket Classic. Hanukkah is a special holiday that involves food and gift giving as well. This basket is sure to be Kosher so anyone you give this to who celebrates Hanukkah will be assured it’s safe for them to eat. There are a variety of snacks, chocolates (dark and milk), pomegranate, nuts, blueberries, almonds, deli items, sour candy, etc. Ten different items are in the basket, so there will be enough for sharing. If ten people share each item, one gets to taste every single mouth-watery delicious treat. Make sure to get one for yourself too!

2. Winter Seasonal Beer Bucket. Who doesn’t know someone who would loves beer? Not just any regular beer, but this kind is a limited edition! You can be sure not only men, but also women would love to have a bottle or two just for themselves. The six bottles are of different flavors, so that would probably make one selfish to make sure he or she gets all six! There is also cheese, salami, popcorn and other crunchy snacks like nuts, pretzels and cheddar crackers to enjoy with the beer in the basket. This is one of the many perfect gift ideas from gourmetgiftbaskets.com. This basket is something you would not want to miss for yourself, too!

Now is a good time to check your gift list and think of the people who would enjoy these unique and special baskets. Save yourself from the embarrassment of forgetting someone and make sure to give this last minute gift to that important person. Any other gift ideas you think should be here?

Holiday Gift Ideas for Your Family or Friends

There are generally two types of buyers. (1) The one who knows what to buy and looks for that exact item; and (2), the one who has no idea, but when he or she looks at an item, someone they know comes to mind. This post intends to show you three gift ideas that will more likely help you find gifts for people you know. People who will benefit from the items below.

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myCharge HubMax. When you are out of your home or office, commuting on a bus or a train or in any public area, what do you see? Most of the people around are digitally connected to their smartphone or tablet. That means gadgets drain faster, hence, they need to be recharged when they cannot get access to a wall outlet yet. This is the best Holiday Gift Idea because most people need it.  Hubmax can store up to 10050 mAh which has an Apple® Lightning™ cable, micro-USB cable and USB port, which enables you to charge wherever you are and for whatever tablet or smartphone you have. It is also neat since the cables are built in and it has wall prongs so you can easily recharge directly from an outlet without cables dangling. This top gift idea has also become much smaller, so bringing it anywhere is no longer a hassle.

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HICKIES in Black and Red. The revolutionary laceless rubber shoes have taken the public by storm, but not the world yet. You have been tying your shoelaces since you were first taught as a toddler but it wasn’t until recently that someone thought of a bright idea of having the Hickies solve the problem of adjusting and readjusting by tying and retying. With this revolutionary invention, set the pieces once and just slip in your feet and that’s it. You save time and your shoes always fit because of the normal stretch. Among the people you are gifting, who wears rubber shoes? Save 20% HICKIES shoe lacing system! Great gift for Holidays! Use code USFG to save. hickies.com

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UC Classic Lace Bralette White. This is top three because there are less people who can benefit from this compared to the top two gift ideas. Think of any lady like your wife, girl friend, sister, daughter or yourself. This lace bralette by shopcoobie is ultra comfortable, adjustable, with a mid strap hook (for racerback style), yet without the wires.
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Kasandrinos Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Anyone who is into a healthy lifestyle will surely appreciate this kind of gift, especially during the holiday season when people tend to binge eat. It’s a great weight loss ingredient. Other benefits are its anti-aging properties that prevents osteoporosis and protects the coating of our skin. It strengthens our immune system and encourages longevity. Since it is rich in monosaturated fat, cognitive decline is delayed and mental agility is more likely. Diseases such as Alzheimer’s is less likely. It also has anti inflammatory agents to keep pain at bay, it can improve sex life and improves child’s psychomotor reflexes during pregnancy.

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STICK IT MAGNETIC PICTURE FRAME ACCESSORY ORGANIZER. Most women would love this this organizer. A fashionista with magnetic earrings can be arranged for easy visual grasp. A teacher with an immediate to-do list or a mother with various notes for herself or reminders for each of the family members. Keeping organized is easy to use with the small magnets. If you have teenagers, this is a wonderful idea to visually arrange assignments or projects that need to be done.  It is also perfect for sellers moving orders around or buyers moving from “to buy” to “bought” list.

Now, list down the people who popped into your mind when you read this and give them something they need that will make them happy.

Choosing The Perfect Tablet To Buy Your Kids This Christmas

So many people are looking to buy their kids a tablet this Christmas. Tablets can be great if your kids like to play games, read, use apps, and watch TV shows. Many tablets can help them to do all of these things! But how you can be sure you’re choosing the right one? These tips will help you to pick the perfect gift:

The Price Range

There are tablets in all kinds of price ranges, depending on the features, brand, size, and so on. Make sure you know how much you feel comfortable spending on a tablet like this. You can get some tablets for a great price, but bear in mind they’ll likely have basic features and nothing advanced.

Ease Of Use

How easy is this tablet to use? You can usually find out by visiting a store in person and checking them out. Many kids can easily learn how to use a tablet with practice, but you need to make sure they can get to grips with it quickly. If you buy them something too grown up, it might not get used.

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Pros And Cons

Weigh up the pros and cons of different tablets so you can compare and decide what’s best for your child. Some tablets have a HD display, while others don’t. Make sure you know what’s important for your child and what features you want them to have. How do you want them to use the tablet? If it’s mainly for watching their programs, buying one with a HD screen would be a good idea. However, if it’s for reading, a HD Screen won’t be all that important. The pros and cons of an iPad are clearly pointed out here, but make sure you look into other tablets too.

Durability

The durability of a tablet can be really important if you’re buying for a younger child who is prone to dropping things or leaving them somewhere they shouldn’t. Some tablets that are especially made for kids have a solid, almost rubber outer case. This can help them to resist damage from drops. You can always buy a good case for the tablet if it doesn’t come with anything like this, but just make sure your child will look after it.  

Age Range

It’s worth checking the age range of certain products to make sure you don’t get something too old/young for them. Consider how long you’d like them to have the tablet too. If it’s for a few years, you want something they won’t grow out of.

Guarantee/Warranty

Finally, check to see if this item comes with some kind of guarantee or warranty that will protect you should something go wrong with it. Of course, this won’t protect you if it’s down to your child. That means you might also want to look into insurance if the tablet is pricy!
Hopefully, this post has helped you to work out what you need to do to buy your kids the best tablet for Christmas. There are lots of articles out there on the best and worst ones, so take a look!

Gift Guide: Live Your Mermaid Fantasy

Are you one of those who wishes to be like a mermaid? Although not swim as long as a mermaid does, but at least with a tail so you can look like a mermaid? It’s one of the fantasies for women and girls. If you are one of them, you can make your fantasy come true and actually swim like a mermaid! Just one of the Holiday Gift Ideas you should consider.

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The SAPPHIRE PEACOCK MERMAID TAIL is so shiny and the design is so mermaid-like that you would wish to be in it for as long as you can stay under water! It’s breathable, it does not fade, and you can just throw it in your washing machine to wash easily. For safety, you can also walk while wearing the tail so you do not just fall over when out of the water. You can make the tail sturdy with a MONOFIN JR for kids and the Pro for ages 12 and up, for easier kicks and the ability to swim farther. Also, get the Fin Protector Kit to prevent scratches, scrapes and tears. All of these items you can get from finfunmermaid.com, then you can live out your mermaid fantasy. Make sure to get a good underwater camera too!screen-shot-2016-12-07-at-2-42-06-pm

To all my lovely readers, save $5 Off any order, use code USFAMILY16.  Did you enjoy this gift guide? Let us know with your comments below. 

The Best Gift Idea for Busy Ladies this Holiday Season

This Blog Has Been Sponsored By NATURE’S BOUNTY® EARTHLY ELEMENTS™.  Products were provided to me free of charge for my review.

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Finding the right gift for relatives and friends can be real challenging.  Several of my friends and relatives are busy working moms, like myself, and we all seem to have something in common.  That is finding a way to experience some well-deserved “me time” after a busy day or a hectic week.  Recently, I discovered how to create the mood and the truly relaxing feeling we desire by using Nature’s Bounty® Earthly Elements™ aromatic essential oils.  Now, when I take a bath, I simply use the Nature’s Bounty Earthly Elements Aromatherapy Diffuser with one of their essential oils and the mood it creates is incredibly soothing and relaxing.

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I either use the Nature’s Bounty Earthly Elements Aromatherapy Jasmine Blended Essential Oil and the Nature’s Bounty Earthly Elements Aromatherapy Chamomile Blended Essential Oil during my bath time that now truly feels like “me time”.  The aromatic scents really allow me to relax and relieve the stress of my day.  Sometimes, I add one of the essential oils to my bath that creates a ‘spa-like experience’.

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Since I have dry skin and use lotion every day, the option of using the essential oils with their Nature’s Bounty Earthly Elements Aromatherapy Sweet Almond Skin Care Oil as a carrier oil to create a pleasant scent is truly awesome.  The lotions I buy at the store don’t have the best smell after using them and this improves the smell and feel of the lotions I use each and every day.

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So, when I was thinking about the best gift idea for my female friends and relatives for this holiday season, it was obvious to me that I would give them the Nature’s Bounty Earthly Elements Aromatherapy Diffuser and a select choice of the Nature’s Bounty® Earthly Elements™ essentials oils to get them started.  Then, they can enjoy their newly discovered “me time” like I have recently.  

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I will let them know they can visit their website, Earthlyelements.com, to learn more about their products and buy what they want in the vitamin aisle at WalMart.  I’m so excited to hear from them how much they enjoy the benefits of the essential oils and which scents they enjoy the most.