Shopping for gifts is nothing but frustrating and overwhelming.
The recipient, whoever they’re, either has everything or wants nothing. Talk about pickles!
Forget about giving them something they’re passionate about, how about the pressure of giving them something equally creative And full of consideration. You may have already got a headache.
That’s where we come in. We’ve listed five incredible gifts to give away this season. The better part – your recipient will not even understand how much they want it until you give it to them!
That experience reward: an Airbnb weekend getaway
It’s no secret that our culture is obsessed with experiences. So why not give it up for Christmas? Since the launch of companies like Airbnb, weekend getaways are cheaper than ever.
From mother-daughter trips to romantic getaways with your significant other, Airbnb has locations across the country (and the world for that matter) for nearly any occasion. Not to mention, the prices outperform most hotels and create a more personal and private experience.
That the prize that keeps on giving: a subscription to Rent the Runway
Instead of kicking yourself trying to determine what sweater your mom, sister, or whoever you are buying is going to buy, why not let them choose?
With infinity subscribe to Rent the Runway You can have a big variety of designer clothes at your fingertips for only $159 a month. Extraordinary. According to a survey by Gallup, the average US adult spent about $900 at Christmas with about 50% of gifts in apparel. That’s the equivalent of about three months of unlimited designer wear through Rent the Runway! If you want to gift only one month, the unlimited plan will only cost you $100.
In case you have not noticed, women quickly get tired of our clothes. If you are having a hard time determining people’s style and want to give a gift that’s out of the ordinary, this could be an idea to consider.
That present bed: new mattress
Sleep deprivation is an epidemic sweeping this country. Did you know 50 to 70 million Americans suffer from sleep disorders? Good grief.
Your mattress has a big impact on the quality of sleep you get each night. You might say it is a performance tool to get your best sleep. Well, to help you get the best sleep, your mattress should be changed every day seven to ten years. If not, it may hurt you more than help you. That’s because our bed loses its structure over time causing our sleep to suffer.
The excellent news is that the mattress industry has been disrupted by the launch of online companies like Leesa, Nectar, Tuft & Needle, Casper and plenty of more. Now you can get quality mattresses for under $1,000 and the better part is they’re delivered right to your door!
They come compressed and rolled in a box which means you can even wrap it! All you must do is open the box, unroll it and sleep peacefully. In fact, it might just be the best gift ever.
The gift of learning something new: cooking class
Remember how I said people love experiences? Well, you can take the gift of experience one step further by providing a learning experience, such as a cooking class. Hate cooking? Try a mixed or wine and design class. It’s a terrific way to spend quality time, learn something new, and have fun doing it! After all, things come and go, but memories last a lifetime!
That present quality time: Date Night In A Box
This last one is for all the lovers out there.
Can you imagine enjoying a date without the trouble of thinking and planning what to do? Maybe you have been on the same 10 dates more times than you care to admit. Well, stress no more!