The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide for 2021! Shopping time is upon us and I've gathered up my favorite ideas for everyone on your list. I have lots of unique gift ideas including some fun gifts that will support small businesses!
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Gift Guide for the Kitchen:
- Less Oil: With 360° rapid heat circulation technology, allowing up to 85% less oil than traditional deep-frying.
- Faster Cooking: Highest temperature reaching 450℉, improved the heating rate, roasting a chicken can save 20% of your time.
- Little Space: Compact designed body takes up less room, but the 5QT volume is spacious to cook food for 3-5 people.
- Low Noise: The new inner flow design supports lowering the noise level to max 55db when it works. You can feel relax even talking beside the machine.
- Ideal Functions: One-touch preheat, 7 preset recipes, customizable shake reminders to help you cooking easily.
- Cosori Air Fryer also available on Cosori official website.
- Rachael Ray Cucina Acacia Wood Cutting Board ~ Perfect for meal prep, serving appetizers or a great charcuterie board.
- Anolon 10 piece Sure Grip Utensil Set ~ Everything you need in the kitchen. Sturdy non-stick utensil set.
- Rachael Ray 4 QT Casserole with 10 Inch Griddle Lid ~ A must have for anyone that loves to cook. Great for stove top or oven. Use it to roast, simmer, and bake. Use the griddle /lid for pancakes or hash browns!
- AnolonX 12 inch Frying Pan ~ Lock in flavor and throw away the key with exclusive SearTech(tm) technology: a cookware base and stainless steel mesh that keep oils in the middle of your pots and pans, uniting fat and heat for unparalleled caramelization and browning. Roomy frying pan with helper handle features an ultra-durable, PFOA-free nonstick finish matched with unique, flat rivets for one of the smoothest cooking surfaces yet. Metal utensil safe, oven safe to 500°F degrees for the perfect finish of one pan recipes, and dishwasher safe for the easiest cleanup.
Gift Guide for the Baker:
- 7-Piece Nonstick Bakeware Set ~High performance, enhanced nonstick set. Easy to clean.
- Marble Slab ~ A game changer for rolling out pastries, biscuits and for making holiday candy. I have this in my kitchen and use it almost daily. 16" x 20" 100% Marble.
- 5-Piece Nesting Measuring Cup Set ~ Measure it out with these durable melamine measuring cups by Rachael Ray.
- Whip It ~ Whether you're a culinary pro or a novice chef, take your culinary experience to a whole new level with homemade creations! Embark on new cooking adventures and expand your creativity at the comfort of your home. You don't have to be a trained chef to whip up something amazing. This Whip-It! Do-It-Yourself (DIY) kit makes it a breeze to create enticing sweet and savory dishes!
- Bread Baking Set ~ Bread Story Danish Whisk Dough Lame Slashing Tool And Wooden Scraper Tool. With this 3-in-1 tool, this can make your bread, pasta, pizza, and more.
Gift Guide for the Foodie:
Tasty Ribbon takes you on an authentic Italian journey with its customizable gift boxes:Chocolates from Tuscany, Extra virgin olive oil from Puglia, Pasta from Campania, Michelin Starred recipes and so much more coming right at your doorstep!
- Pasta Master ~ Italian gift box that includes all the ingredients of an unforgettable Pasta al Pomodoro dish.
- Pasta 101 ~ This box features two types of pasta, three divine sauces, and a gorgeous olive oil.
These are luxury gift boxes that I received samples of. I was highly impressed with both the hight quality products and the beautiful packaging. I highly recommend these gift boxes for the person on your list that has everything.
- Honey Pecans ~ From Roark Acres: Pint Mason jar chock-full of premium Oklahoma Native Pecans & filled with Okie Honey! If you are shopping small, this would make a great gift for anyone on your list.
- People's Choice Jerky ~ This jerky is so good, it's made my gift guide list for several years. A great family- owned company. Great quality jerky makes an awesome gift that just about every one loves.
- Gimme Some Grilling ~ Everything for the Grilling Fanatic on your list! Another great small business to support this holiday season! Sweet & Smoky Rub * Beef Seasoning * BBQ Rub * Beef Rub* Pork Seasoning
- Spiceology Popcorn Seasoning Set ~Bleu Cheese Buffalo, Apple Cinnamon, Jalapeno Popper, Truffle Parmesan, Smores - Set of 6. I love EVERYTHING Spiceology does and this gift set is perfect for the popcorn fanatic in your family.
Best Cookbooks to Gift for Christmas:
- Big Boards for Families by Sandy Coughlin of Reluctant Entertainer is a gorgeous cookbook filled with gorgeous photos and incredible recipes for creating the best food for gatherings with family and friends. Visit the recipe blog for information to order the Big Board to go with your cookbook. An incredible gift for the entertainer on your list.
- Scrumptious from The Girl Who Ate Everything is a must-have cookbook. Beautiful photos and as title says, scrumptious recipes perfect for family gatherings including quick weeknight dinners, easy appetizers and decadent desserts.
- Holy Sweet! 60 Indulgent Recipes for Bigger, Better Desserts by Peabody Johanson of Sweet ReciPEAs is a fun desserts cookbook that any baker will love. I love the out of the box ideas and you can't go wrong with any of these outrageous dessert concoctions.
- Spectacular Spreads 50 Amazing Food Spreads for Any Occasion by Maegan Brown of The Baker Mama. This incredible cookbook has over 250 recipes plus the best tips and tricks for stress-free, easy entertaining. Amazing photos and the best inspiration for your next get together. Visit the recipe blog for information on her line of Boards to go with her cookbooks.
Gift Guide for Her:
- Soma Cold Brew Bottle ~ An awesome pour over coffee bottle that is double insulated for hot or cold coffee or tea. Great for on-the-go.
- Kindle Paperwhite ~ The ultimate e-reader that has auto-adjusting front light and wireless charging. For the book reader on your list. I love this version that is easier on your eyes than other e-readers.
- Gold Hoops ~ Yellow Gold Flashed Sterling Silver High Polished Twist Round Click-Top Hoop Earrings. Simple but elegant everyday earrings. I love the clasp on these, no losing the backs!
- L'Occictane ~ Head-to-Toe Beauty Favorites Kit of Shower Oil, Shampoo, Conditioner, Lotion, Hand Cream, Face Serum and Moisturizer. My favorite skincare gift set.
- Popcorn Cardigan ~ Super cute colors to choose from and soft cozy fabric. Stylish and so comfortable!
- Barefoot Dreams Cozy Robe ~ The softest, luxury robe. The perfect robe for comfy lounging.
Gift Guide for Him:
- Wrangler Denim Shirt ~ Stonewashed denim shirt that any guy will love. Great for work or casual wear. My guys live in these shirts.
- SOG Ninja Tactical Day Pack ~ A water repellant pack great for travel, hiking and the every day commute. Great quality with comfortable straps. I gifted this to my husband and he loves it.
- GardePro Trail Camera ~ An affordable trail camera that works like a charm. We have this exact camera and it is super simple to setup. Photos and videos are great quality.
- Hey Dudes ~ The most comfortable and versatile shoe. A great casual shoe for anyone on your list, including kids sizes. I love that you can throw these in the wash and they come out like new.
- Tru Blu Coffee Mugs with Lids ~ Stainless insulated mugs that can are perfect for the on-the-go person on your list. We have these mugs and have been very happy with the durability.
- Filson Wool Vest ~ Unmatched style and the perfect layer for cold winter days. This classic wool vest will be appreciated by any outdoorsman.
Gift Guide for the Home:
- Robot Vacuum ~ Everyone I know that has a robot vac says they are the best thing ever. This is on my wish list this year and this one has the self-empty base which is a must-have if you have pets.
- Succulent Planters ~ Super cute mini planters with bamboo trays. For the plant lover in your life or the new homeowners in the family.
- Pendleton Bath Towels~ Luxury bath towels are a great idea for those hard to buy for folks on your list. Turkish cotton that is super absorbent and maximum softness. Plus how gorgeous is the pattern on these towe
- Classic Radio ~ Digital receiver with bluetooth. Water resistant and sturdy. Great for job site, outdoor kitchen or backyard deck. We have this radio and love it. Great for the old school folks on your list.
- Threadmill Home Linen 500 Thread Count Bed Sheets Set - 100% ELS Cotton Sheets with Deep Pocket, Luxury Hemstitch 4 Piece Bedding Set, 2CM Damask Stripe Sateen. Affordable sheet set that holds up well after many washes. My mom sent me a set of these and I love them.
- Rope Basket ~ Large Woven Basket for Storage, great for towels, blankets and more. Very stylish and handy storage for any room in the house.
- Farmhouse Pot Rack (From Etsy) ~ Sturdy enough for heavy cast iron pans. 36 inch Handmade Metal Pot Rack adds a farmhouse accent to any kitchen or dining space. Sturdy hooks will hold cast iron skillets and your favorite cookware. Great display for vintage kitchen, farmhouse kitchen, small kitchen spaces. 36 X 2 X 1 inch I have 2 of these in my kitchen. Love them!
- Farmhouse Cup Rack (From Etsy) ~ Most popular item! With the popular farmhouse industrial look, this Farmhouse Cup Rack adds an inviting touch to your kitchen or dining area and frees up space in your kitchen. Display your treasured cup collection with this sturdy cup rack. Hand crafted. * 36" l x 1 "w * Holds 5 cups or mugs
- Vintage Blacksmith Mug Rack (From Etsy) ~ Vintage Blacksmith Mug Rack with 2 hand forged hooks. * Can be wall mounted or attach to side of kitchen cabinets. * Heavy Duty - will hold heavy mugs or even skillets and heavy pans. * Mug Rack or Pot Rack. * Stack the racks to hold more cups or pans.
Gift Guide for Kids:
Diamond Kinetics ~ For the baseball or softball players on your list!
Baseball and softball players of any age or skill level, and their coaches, can have access to the science of motion analysis and unlock an entirely new world of understanding about their swing, its components and how to improve their hitting with Diamond Kinetics’ SwingTracker Bat Sensor.
PitchTracker Baseball and PitchTracker Softball, made up of the Smart Baseball/ Softball and the PitchTracker Baseball/ Softball iOS App, revolutionizes with a comprehensive pitch analysis and charting system available right in the palm of your hand. See in-depth information previously available only with expensive hardware systems.
- Oculus Quest 2 ~ All in one virtual reality headset. No PC or console needed, setup with smart phone app. A must-have for gamers and perfect for teens.
- HONEY JOY Push and Ride Excavator ~ A fun toy for toddlers. We bought this for one of our grandsons last year and it was a huge hit.
- Pickle Ball is the hot new game and is a fun activity to get the kids outdoors and off the devices. A fun game for the entire family.
- Apple AirPods Max ~ #1 On my teenager's wish list this year. These are easier to keep up with than the earbuds and the quality is top notch.
- Snap and Learn Dinos ~ These dinosaurs are great fun for kids 18 months and up. They are a big hit with both of our grandsons and I'm gifting them this year another toddler on our list.
- Ravensburger 16447 Cave Dive 500 Piece Puzzle - Every Piece is Unique, Softclick Technology Means Pieces Fit Together Perfectly.
Stocking Stuffers Gift Guide:
- Meatstick ~The MeatStick is able to be inserted and left in the meat for the entire cooking process. Don't mess with tangled wires, or the need to constantly open the grill just to check your temps. With its Xtender built-in premium charger, you can get your temp signals from up to 260 feet away outside or 100 feet away inside. Just turn it on and it's good to go; no setup or pairing required.
- Barefoot Dreams Socks ~ So soft that she will want every color! Fuzzy socks are a great stocking stuffer.
- Fresh Sugar Lip Balm ~MINI LIP TREATMENTS: This set contains Sugar Lip Balm Sunscreen SPF 15 in Sugar Rose and Sugar Advanced Therapy Treatment Lip Balm.
- Pop Tubes ~ These toys are the absolute most fun you can get for under $10! Everyone from 1 to 100 can't resist playing with these tubes. We have them in the toy box at our house for the grand kids and have gifted them to other littles in the family. Great stocking stuffer.
- Found It! ~ Ages 4-7 INDOOR FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY - Get your family off their devices and ready for a super fun time at home with this card game. Found It Indoor Scavenger Hunt Edition can be played at home, at school and even on a play date!
- Paracord Bracelet - Survival Paracord Bracelet - Tactical Emergency Gear Kit with SOS LED Light, 550 Grade, Adjustable, Multitools, Fire Starter, Compass, and Whistle. Perfect for the adventurer.
- Clip Coil Key Ring ~ Handy key ring with a clip to make keeping up with keys even easier and more organized.
- Energizer LED Headlamp ~ Bright and Durable, Lightweight, Built For Camping, Hiking, Outdoors, Emergency Light, Best Head Lamp for Adults and Kids, Batteries Included. We have these and they are the handiest thing ever.
- Hot Hands ~ Hand warmers for any outdoor activity like hunting, hiking or football games. Great for construction workers and ranchers too.
Homemade Gift Guide:
Sometimes a homemade gift is the best thing you can give. Here's a few of my favorites that I love to make and share with family, friends and neighbors.
- Chocolate Peanut Butter Clusters ~ Super quick and easy and always a favorite! Add festive sprinkles and package them up in cellophane bags with a pretty ribbon.
- Caramel Popcorn ~ This is my grandma's recipe and it is so addictive! I will be making several batches this year to put in my goodie baskets. The recipe is super simple and one of my all time favorite treats.
- Best Ever Sugar Cookies ~ Another recipe from my grandma. These cookies are not your ordinary sugar cookie. A really buttery cookie that isn't too sweet. It makes a large batch, perfect to bake and share.
- Chocolate Chip Biscotti ~ I make a couple of batches of these crunchy and delicious cookies every year. They are a sturdy cookie that is great if you need to ship or pack them up for far away gifting.
- White Chocolate Caramel Macadamia Nut Fudge ~ Creamy and delicious with amazing flavor. This is my favorite fudge to make and share for the holidays. Everyone loves it and it's really easy to make.
- Alabama Fire Crackers ~ If you haven't tried these, you are missing out. They are spicy but it's easy to cut back on the chili flakes if you are like me. Super flavorful and delicious plus they are crazy- simple to make. Perfect for something savory to add to your gift baskets or place them in a fancy jar for an easy gift.