It’s the same old story year after year; the holidays caught up faster than you thought and you still have presents to buy. Don’t worry, but don’t wait any longer! These last-minute gifts are sure to please the people left on your list.
Give the gift of beauty and serenity with a Numi Flowering Tea Set. To make these stunning tea blossoms, Chinese artisans hand sew organic tea leaves around 100% natural dried flowers. When you’re ready for tea, just steep them in the glass kettle and watch them bloom. Enjoy the flavors of a turmeric blend, pu-erh, rooibos, herbal, black, green and white tea. The set, complete with glass teapot, comes in a mahogany bamboo chest. Buy it here.
Nope, it’s not a word search, but it does light up to spell time out for you. Whether you need a new bedside clock or you’ve got an office to decorate, this Sharper Image Light Up Electronic Word Clock makes the perfect modern decor. A conversation-starter for any space, this unique clock tells time in five-minute intervals. Measures 7.75” across and 1.13” thick. Available in copper (shown) or black finish. Buy it here.
Get some homegrown veggies into their lives (or yours!) with the Click and Grow Smart Garden 9 Indoor Home Garden. It includes three each mini tomato, basil and green lettuce plant pods. Just pop in the pods, add water and plug in. You’ll be surprised how quickly these sprout! Made without pesticides, GMOs or herbicides. Any pods that won’t germinate will be replaced by the company free of charge. Experiment with your own seeds or choose from the over 40 plant pods available to choose from. Buy it here.
If you haven’t snagged one of these bestsellers yet, it’s time! Make all your favorite dishes in a fraction of the usual time and without adding oil in the Instant Pot Duo Nova 6-Quart 7-in-1, One-Touch Multi-Use Programmable Pressure Cooker. Need recipe inspiration? There’s 575 to choose from in the “Instant Pot Cookbook” and 101 more in “The Complete Vegan Instant Pot Cookbook.” Can be used as pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, sauté pan, yogurt maker and warmer. Buy it here.
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There’s no need to stop at the drive-through on your way to work when you can make yourself a healthier egg sandwich at home. With the Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker, you just put in your favorite ingredients, choice of bread, close it up and voila! A hot, delicious breakfast sandwich, ready in five minutes. The built-in timer will let you know when it’s time to take it out. Dishwasher safe and nonstick. Buy it here.
Want one that makes two sandwiches at at time? Get this one.
Try a dash of spice from around the globe with the Hot Sauce Flavors of the World: 30 Pack Hot Sauce Sampler Set. 0.7 ounces each, these samples range widely in heat and flavor, arrive perfectly packaged and make a lovely gift for any holiday or special occasion. Some reviews mentioned the sauces aren’t actually from the different countries, but made from recipes inspired by those regions. We think they’ll taste pretty great anyway. If not? Just keep it on display as a conversation starter and let dinner guests try a dash or two as they wish. Buy it here.
Fry up healthier meals, side dishes and snacks with the Dash Compact Air Fryer. Using air instead of oil to crisp up your favorite foods, it can reduce your household’s dietary fat intake substantially and will save you time, too! Just fill the fryer basket, set the timer and wait for the results. Auto-shutoff prevents burning. The fryer basket fits right into your dishwasher for easy clean-up. Available in five colors. Buy it here.
Check out these quick and easy air fryer recipes.
Said to alleviate anxiety, stress and insomnia, the highly sought-after Gravity Blanket is weighted with cotton and fine-grade glass beads inside a plush micro-fleece cover. For best results, select one as close as possible to 10% of your body weight. Intended for use by one person at a time. Available in grey (shown) and navy, as well as varying from 15 to 20 to 25 lbs. Cover is machine washable. Buy it here.
Give the gift of less chores! This little iRobot Roomba 692 Robot Vacuum roams the house on its own, finding and lifting dirt, dust and pet hair independently. After cleaning the floors as programmed it heads over and docks itself to charge up for the next job. The Roomba will map the house so it can easily navigate around furniture and clean all the floor space it can. Buy it here.
Do you know someone with a constant case of the shivers? Then there’s no better gift for them than THE COMFY Original Oversized Microfiber & Sherpa Wearable Blanket. A Shark Tank winner, THE COMFY is a one-size-fits-all wearable blanket that will envelop the wearer in extreme comfort and warmth. It’s perfect for lounging, gaming or working from a chilly home office. It comes complete with a hood and pockets to keep your head and hands warm. THE COMFY is so big that many people can tuck their legs up inside it as well! Buy it here.
If your friend is listening to music all the time, make sure they’re listening with some quality headphones. These Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones are at the top of their class, boasting a wireless listening experience, 40 hours of battery life, a built-in microphone, a sleek design and fine-tuned acoustics. They also offer fast charging, comfortable ear cups and on-ear controls. These stylish headphones come in five different colors. Buy it here.
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Did we help you find a few more last-minute gifts? Tell us what you’re getting in the comments below. Happy holidays!