Perfect gift for your parents or partner’s parents. There are gardening girlfriend types, traveling types, housewives, and even practical types anything on this list. And while this list is geared towards a more empty nest, I guarantee that others on the list will find something too. Happy Gift!
I recently tried the smaller 30oz Stanley Cup and it’s the perfect size and weight. The new 2.0 version is even better with a soft grip handle and a straw spout that doesn’t spill. The perfect gift for parents who don’t want to carry around a heavy 40 oz.
Nothing says Happy Holidays like this whimsical Snowflake Crewneck Sweater. I bought this to wear for my holiday card this year, but totally bought it for my mom to wear for her twins!
Perhaps in your life there is a parent with a green thumb whose knee “doesn’t move at all like it used to”. It’s the perfect and practical solution to make life a little easier.
Few gifts are as thoughtful as a personalized gift. We think these custom doormats are very classy. You get 10 points for the big size. We got this for my in-laws a few years ago and it worked incredibly well!
If your parents still brush their teeth the “old fashioned way”, get a Sonicare! These are our very favorite toothbrushes. 3 brushing modes, up to 14 days of charging, and a travel case included!
This annual pass takes you to every imaginable national park and federal recreation area. I know my dad would go crazy over this and tell all his friends.
We’re still obsessed with Ninja CREAMi, which makes the most delicious frozen treats with the simplest ingredients you have at home. It’s a kitchen gadget your parents don’t even know they need and they’ll want to smash it up every Sunday for DIY ice cream in minutes!
Is it just me, or have all adults taken it upon themselves to help their elderly parents with technology? Ring doorbells are one of those devices that may not be on their radar.
Chris is picky when it comes to knives and was skeptical about even trying Material, but they have become his favourite. Your parents may still be using the same knife set you had as a child.It’s time to upgrade!
This countertop hydroponic herb garden is so genius that it’s almost impossible to mess up. It will let you know when to add water or plant food, and the lights will turn on and off automatically. I can think of no better gift than fresh year-round herbs.
These leather driving gloves are lined with cashmere and offer unparalleled comfort for your hands in the dead of winter. Touchscreen is also approved.
Half Baked Harvest is all the rage, and this cookbook is chock full of mouth-watering recipes and beautiful food images. I’ve heard great things about Lemon Rosemary Garlic Chicken being excellent.
I haven’t seen a better ovenware set yet. One of our favorite things to do is use the skillet as a griddle on top of the range.It’s made with a non-stick, non-toxic ceramic coating and is beautiful enough to eat with. This oatmeal set is super creamy, but he also has 5 beautiful colorways. Chris uses something from this set every day!
These multi-generational table topic cards are meant to spark conversation at the dinner table. “Who taught you how to ride a bicycle?” and “What’s the best thing about being this age?” It makes for a really sweet and thoughtful discussion that I’m taking notes on.
Very classy and beautiful throw blankets are always popular! Add a monogram and it suddenly becomes a favorite (again). Available in 12 colors and plaid variations, with optional embroidery personalization.
You can’t go wrong with gifting classy corduroy slippers for Christmas. This olive green pair is perfect for your dad or stepfather.
Need more ideas? Check out last year’s gift guide for parents and in-laws!