One of the best (albeit tricky) parts of Christmas shopping is finding fun and useful gifts to stuff those stockings with - that aren't just superfluous filler gifts that is. In addition to our Do-It-Yourself recipes for making your own bath salts and soaps, here are a few all-natural ideas for your family and friends.
Luxury Lane Soaps
Earth-friendly, animal-safe, and lots of fun! These soaps come in a wide range of interesting scents: cherry almond, spice gumdrop, and black lavender, just to name a few. At the shop, you can also find other fun shapes like Hello Kitty, wild cherries, teddy bears, and even Star Wars!
Lulu’s Garden Moisturizing Lip Balm
Need a little pick me up during the day? Reach for your lip balm. Mend your mind, body and spirit with the earthy aromas of rosemary, grapefruit, sage and honey. These balms are made with natural ingredients and essential oils, which help to do everything from reducing stress to stimulating slumber.
All-Natural, Scented Creative Dough
How do you make playing with dough more fun? Add awesome scents! These are made with all-natural, food-grade ingredients and are a wonderful unique gift for the child on your Christmas list!
From the Organic Authority Files
Handmade from 100% cotton yarn, these coasters absorb the liquid so your furniture doesn’t… and they look cute doing it! Plus, you can toss them in the washing machine on gentle to get them clean. Easy, cute, and useful – what could be better?
Help your loved ones stay warm this winter with this old-fashioned tea blend, which includes all the traditional tastes of winter with a touch of spice: organic hibiscus, dried apples, cinnamon chips, orange peel and rosehips. The tea comes with a reusable and washable organic cotton muslin drawstring bag.
Ginger Spice Whoopie Pie Mix
I don’t know about you, but I can’t resist a whoopie pie. There’s something about the combination of soft, cakey cookies and frosting that I can’t turn down. The Vintage Bakeshop offers all-natural bake mixes for whoopie pies and cupcakes in a variety of flavors, and even better, they come in really cute boxes.
A great gift for cooks and gourmet food lovers, these vibrant and naturally flavored salts add a little pizzazz to salads, soups, pastas, and even cocktails. This kit includes eight different flavors: vintage merlot, espresso, thai ginger, aged balsamic, matcha tea, sun-ripened tomato, coconut and lime and curry.