As Christmas approaches, you’re bound to see and hear the signs of its imminent arrival: Christmas music on the radio, festive displays in the window fronts of stores, and a spike in prices across the board, just in time for gift shopping. As joyous as the holidays can be, for some it can also be expensive and subsequently stressful. If you’re on a tight budget this holiday season, check out our budget gift ideas that will show your loved ones you care without emptying your wallet.
An ice cream sundae in a box
The perfect gift for your niece or nephew; (ice cream not included).
Red wine lollipops
If you’re going to get a treat for the kids…
An on-the-go reading pillow
Perfect for book worms of any age.
A punny sharpie mug
This simple DIY will come out looking so cute you may want to keep it for yourself.
A handmade soap
More thoughtful than if you had simply purchased one from Bath & Body Works
Find some simple recipes here.
A scrabble pieces coaster
For neat-freaks and word-freaks alike.
Details and instructions: http://thegourmetgab.com/diy-project-scrabble-coasters/
A great idea if you happen to be crafty, plus this project will put old sweaters to good use.