Gifts of Substance that Don’t Create Clutter
There must be more to life than having everything! ~Maurice Sendak
So you have decided to “go simple” this season and give gifts that matter but don’t take up space. Here’s a list of ideas to get you thinking.
spa services – massage, manicure, pedicure
house cleaning services
registration fee for a class or lessons – cooking, art, music, Pilates, Yoga, tennis, etc
fun activities – bowling, putt-putt golf, etc
water sports – boat ride, white water rafting, tubing, canoeing
round of golf
sporting event – Super Bowl, Kentucky Derby, etc…
concert – favorite band or symphony
theatre – play, ballet
event – Disney on Ice, etc.
books or music
restaurant or cafe
local green house
favorite fancy coffee or tea
good smelling bath products
decadent sweets or candy
flowers or an easy to care for house plant
favorite wine or spirits
favorite recipe and the ingredients to make it
book of handmade coupons for things such as a hug, back rub, walk in the park, breakfast in bed, etc.
donation to a charity in honor of the recipient