2021 Holiday Gift Guide

Are you thinking about Christmas shopping yet? Don’t know what perfect gift to get for everyone on your list? We’ve carefully curated a list of best finds that will make you the favorite at every holiday — and you might even find something for yourself. We know the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping can be overwhelming, which is why we’ve chosen online retailers for this gift guide. Now it’s time to believe in your inner elf, and trust us to be your gift-giving advisors.

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Gifts For a Workaholic Gifts For the Home Chef
Gifts For the Homebody
Stocking Stuffers

  

star wars chopsticks

Star Wars Light-up Chopsticks

If you’re shopping for Star Wars fans, then here’s the perfect stocking stuffer! Who wouldn’t want to use some light-up lightsaber chopsticks while eating?

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grill scraper

Grill Scraper

This 5-in-1 grill scraper is a great stocking stuffer for the cook you know. With a bottle opener, griddle scraper and three sets of different notches specifically for round grates, V-shaped grates, and park or campground grates, this can do it all. On top of that, it’s dishwasher safe and easy to clean.

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cocktail mixes

3D Cocktail Mixes

Looking for a way to make cocktails without having to find all the ingredients? Uncommon Goods has just the thing — flavor bombs. It comes in three flavor options: cucumber and lime, pina colada and moscow mule. These bombs can be added to specific on hand alcohol or added to sparkling water.

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bring wine socks

Bring Me Some Wine Socks

Looking for a funny, inexpensive gift to throw in a wine-lover's stocking? This pair of socks are just the thing.

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meat shredders

Bear Paws Meat Shredders

Shredding meat can be hard on your hands and overall time consuming. With the Bear Paws Shredder Claws, shredding just got a whole lot easier and quicker. Heat resistant and dishwasher safe, barbeques (and holidays) just got less stressful for the cook! 
working hands

O'Keeffe's Working Hands

This stocking stuffer is for the person in your life who is doing hard labor or working in a field that requires consistent sanitation (like medical fields). It’s inexpensive and works wonders for cracked skin and skin conditions such as eczema.

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gift card

BrightLife Direct Gift Card

 A BrightLife Direct gift card is a great option for the hard to shop for Lymphie on your list. BrightLife Direct offers great compression options for men and women with Lymphedema including arm sleeves, gloves and gauntlets, compression wraps, liners and more 

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Travel Gifts

heated travel pillow
Heated Neck Pillow

Traveling via plane or car can be rough on the body, but this heated travel pillow can make it easier. With adjustable heating settings, memory foam, washable fabric and charging capabilities via USB, this is the perfect gift for the traveler in your life.

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luggage scale

Luggage Scale

The most stressful part of flying is trying to feel if your bag weighs over the acceptable limit (because I’m usually over that limit). This luggage scale is the perfect thing if you know someone who overpacks! It’s portable too, so no more paying extra because your bag exceeds the weight limit.

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door alarm

Door Stop Alarm

Extra precautions can never hurt when traveling, especially when it comes to safety. This door stop alarm is the perfect thing to carry with you when traveling. It prevents the door from opening and is small enough to fit in your carry-on. When triggered, this will emit a strong 120-decible alarm and features an anti-skid base, so it can’t be easily moved by an intruder.

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 steamer

 Handheld Steamer

This mini steamer is perfect for those who travel for work. It's small enough to put in a suitcase or carry-on and plugs into any wall socket. It can vertically and horizontally iron, comes with a travel bag and quickly heats without spitting.

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 toothbrush sanitizer

Pursonic Portable UV Toothbrush Sanitizer

Traveling can make some products, such as toothbrushes, seem unsanitary. If you know a traveler who is a germaphobe or is worried about making sure things are sanitized, especially during the times of COVID-19, then we've got just the gift. Pursonic S1 Portable UV Toothbrush Sanitizer kills 99.9% of germs/bacteria on the toothbrush. When the toothbrush is inserted into the case, it automatically gets to work then shuts off after five minutes.

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shoes

Expandable Shoes

Pandere shoes are great for the Lymphie in your life who struggles to find shoes that fit just right. They’re adjustable from the top and back, include an expandable toe-box, mid-foot and ankle, and there are options for heel and arch support. They are stylish and feature durable fabrics, which makes them a great shoe for travel. 

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Home Chef Gifts
 
 rub away bar
 Rub Away Bar
This rub away bar is the perfect gift for chefs who frequently include onions, fish or garlic into recipes. The molecules within the bar bind with the molecules on your hands, transferring smell with it. Best part is that it doesn’t need water to work and it is dishwasher safe!
cutting board care kit
CLARK'S Cutting Board Kit

Cutting boards tend to get pretty beaten up throughout the years without proper care. This cutting board care kit is just the thing that any chef should have to care for their beloved board. It makes the cutting boards last longer by preventing cracking and dryness within.  

chef mug

Chef Mug

This funny mug is a great gift for the chef in your life. It's Microwave and dishwasher safe, whether they are self-taught or went to culinary school, it’ll become their new favorite mug. 

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bluetooth thermometer

GrillEye Bluetooth Grilling Thermometer

This Bluetooth thermometer does it all! Using the app on your phone, it tells you the current temperature of the meat, the target temperature, with six probe ports, and when the meat reaches the desired temperature, it will send you a mobile notification. This has a reliable connection up to 300 feet away, so if you’re brave enough, you could walk away and prepare the sides to the dish.  

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pizza oven combo

Portable Pizza Oven + Pizza Peeler

Pizza making is always a fun experience for kids and families, so why not take a portable pizza oven on the go? Going camping and the kids want pizza? No problem, your portable pizza oven to the rescue. This oven takes propane, wood pellets or charcoal, depending on what taste you want your pizza to be! It can also be used to cook other things such as vegetables and steaks.  

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 food sealer

FoodSaver Handheld Vacuum 

Bought extra steaks but don’t want to waste them? No problem, this handheld vacuum sealer is going to seal the bag and keep your meat fresh until you’re ready for it! With its small and compact design, it’ll take up minimal space and is inexpensive for those who are new to this practice.

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Gifts For a Workaholic
  
Lunch warmer

Lunch Crock Food Warmer

This person in your life probably doesn’t see the sun much and maybe leaves the office every few days, so introduce this gift to them. The Crock-Pot Lunch Crock Food Warmer is small enough to carry and store on a desk. It’s dishwasher safe, has a 20-ounce capacity and plugs into a regular wall outlet — perfect for anyone who stays in the office all day. 

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stress balls

Swede Stress Balls

A workaholic's stress levels are through the roof, so help your friend out and get them these stress balls for their day. They come in different colors and sizes with different levels of firmness. It’s a great way to healthily manage stress.

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foot hammock

Portable Foot Hammock

A foot hammock is a great way to help improve posture and relax in your chair. If you know someone who’s always at their desk, why not make it a little more comfortable for them by gifting them this little piece of heaven?  

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funny shirt
Work, Home, Sleep Shirt

If you manage to see your friend or family member on the holidays, then maybe lighten their mood with this funny workaholic shirt.  

 Udemy classes

Udemy Classes

If you know your friend is going to have some well-deserved free time, gift them a course from a great learning source! Udemy offers more than 180,000 courses and a wide range of topics like business, photography and music. You can choose how long the video courses are and go at your own pace. It’s all online and a great gift for those who are workaholics or don’t have the time to go in person to a class.  

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heater 

Electric Space Heater

If your friend is always complaining about how cold the office is, then fret no more — the perfect gift for them is here! A small, but powerful, space heater is just what they need for the long hours in the office. Warning: they might not leave the office once they open this holiday gift.  

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Gifts for the Homebody
 

foot warmer

Warming Foot Massager

A warm foot massager is the epitome of relaxation, and a great gift for the homebody in your life. The Sharper Image Warming Foot Massager features two levels of vibrating massage and only takes 10 minutes to fully heat up. It plugs into a wall outlet — making it portable and easy to use.  

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 sandwich maker

Breakfast Sandwich Maker

After a long day or during the work day, cooking is the last thing anyone wants to do. This sandwich maker is a fast and easy way to make a meal during any part of the day. Great for homebodies who don’t have time to cook or don’t want to leave the house! 

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 heated blanket

Bedsure Heated Blanket

Bedsure has great heated blankets, with many color options and auto-turn-off. It's great to sleep with and has five different heat settings — all while being washer/dryer safe! It plugs into a wall outlet too — great for travel during colder months.  

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face masks

Face Mask Sheets

Face masks are great for relaxing and TLC. With 16 different face mask options, there’s one for whatever your skin needs — with anti-aging and hydration properties.  

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go away door mat

Go Away Door Mat

This doormat perfectly describes the homebody that lives there — antisocial and all. I bought this for the homebody in my life and he loved it.  

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portable fire pit

Portable Outdoor Firepit

A portable outdoor firepit is a great gift for everyone, especially those who like to stay home and by themselves! Surprisingly durable and inexpensive, these firepits are great for outdoor camping and hiking trips too.  

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book

Drop the Skirt How My Disability Became My Superpower

Amy Rivera is an inspiration for anyone with or without lymphedema. She has fought against being dismissed by doctors and the shame that the world has tried to put on her. Her memoir highlights the journey of self-confidence and empowerment, while also raising awareness for lymphedema.

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The holidays are stressful enough with the cooking, planning and shopping. You can always count on friends at BrightLife Direct to make your Christmas shopping easier with our annual gift guide. Now that your Christmas shopping is done, go enjoy the holiday cheer.   

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