Hand-made crafts – Keepsakes are hard to beat!
Personally designed ornaments, tote bags, potted plants, fudge, etc. Why not share your children’s Christmas creations in packages mailed to far away places? (Idea & Inspiration Sources: Real Simple, Better Homes & Garden, & Martha Stewart offer wonderful inspiration.)
Entertaining/Cooking – For the “Chef Tell(s)” (or those aspiring to be) in your family…
Items – Unique pottery, serving utensils, wooden cutting boards, cookbooks, initial-ed coffee mugs, special salts or oils, etc. (Seek & ye shall find)
Cooking classes – join Chef Kait Roberts of Easy Entertaining & her team for a variety of fun & do-able classes
Food – hot chocolate, soup, pancake, cookie mixes – don’t forget your GF friends! (Sources: Williams Sonoma or Whole Foods Market offer wonderful pre-made mixes; or, of course, assemble your own in cute packaging.)