2017 is down to its last month and Christmas is approaching. For sure godparents are now done with buying presents for their godchildren and family members; wrapping, naming it and putting it under the Christmas tree, while some might still waiting for their 13th month pay and bonuses.
For those who are still looking for ideas on what to give to their family members, this article the writer uses her family members’ wish list as guide on buying gifts.
Working or non-working moms will surely find tote bags a helpful and fashionable one. They may bring it on family outings, attending mass on Sundays or just simply going to groceries. Try to choose a color that will match any outfit or a chic unique design that will lead to head turns.
Most dads are not into dressing up or being conscious of matching their outfits but most of them has a one must item or a staple piece that makes them feel they are good to go and this is a watch. A great find of wrist watch will surely left a smile on their faces.
Most teen girls are fashionista so probably most of them are after clothes, shoes or accessories there is a lot of choices you can consider in buying them gifts. But if you are a practical one that makes sure that the gift will be very useful and budget wise, off-shoulder or raffles dresses are trending right now.
Teen boys are almost the same as dad, they don’t want complicated pairings and matchings, and indeed they also want something that looks good to go. I’m pretty sure a pair of sneakers or shoes that compliment and suit their taste will surely be a bomb!
- Youngest Sibling
Kids nowadays prefer playing in the virtual world with their ipads, tablets and smartphones. Being exposed to electronic gadgets at a very young age could be bad to your kids, it may lead to poor eyesight and other illness, encouraged them to move and play outside or simply let them play board games like chess, snake and ladder or jenga blocks.
Grandparents are not into fancy and luxurious gifts and mostly of them are into something to keep themselves busy like knitting scarf or gardening and for the best gift idea I suggest a new flower plant on a pretty flower pot it will surely made her smile.
- Grandfather Grandparents surely love spending time together especially during mornings and afternoons having a cup of coffee or tea with their wives, highly recommending a mug or a pair of porcelain mugs for grandpa and granny.
- Tita/Aunt Titas or aunts are always part of the family so no one can skip them from the holiday presents, a pretty pouch for make up or hygiene care to organize their bags is a big help especially for titas on the go.
- Tito/Uncle Our titos and uncles are often not in complete look without their belt whether it’s for casual, formal or laid back outfit, belt is a staple piece.
Giving presents during holidays especially every Christmas is every Filipino and other nations’ norm. Aside from the gifts and family get together, we should not forget what Christmas really means, this is the time where every Catholic celebrates Jesus Christ birth; a celebration that reminds us to be thankful for all the blessings we received throughout the year and also the time to give back for the others as well.