Holiday Gifts that Aren't Clutter

By
Real Estate Agent with Keller Williams Realty

If you are in the stores, shopping for presents, STOP! Here are several ideas with different themes to help you find a meaningful gift that won't add clutter. These ideas will get you thinking about how to gift someone in a less materialistic way and give them something creative and original. AND you can do all this shopping by phone or internet. Think of the time and gas you will save! Here are lots of ideas to help you with your holiday shopping (courtesy of our friends at Farmington Valley Organizing):

DAY TRIPS TOGETHER                                                                        PAMPERING

- A hot air balloon ride                                                                         - Hire a cleaning service

- A workshop or handyman day                                                            - A massage

- Trip to museum followed by lunch                                                      - Flowers

 

HELP                                                                                                   ENTERTAINMENT

- Get their car detailed                                                                        - Treat to dinner and a movie

- Gift card for home organizing services                                                - Tickets to a show at a local theater

- Have a catered breakfast/lunch delivered                                           - Take in a sporting event

 

MEMORIES                                                                                         CLASSES

- Book a family photo session                                                              - Take a cooking class

- Create a scrapbook of memories                                                       - Purchase a gym membership

- Organize a family reunion                                                                - Try something new together - yoga, singing, art

Comments (4)

Lanise Warrior-Johnson
Real Estate Brokers Services, Inc. - Compton, CA
Real Estate Specialist

Great ideas.  My husband compiles an annual family video for everyone, that contains of pictures that memorialize the events of the year.  The gym membership is a great one, I also have purchased a wine membership!  Happy Holidays

Dec 08, 2012 09:49 AM
Pam Miller
Realty Associates - Conroe, TX
Broker Associate - Water Crest on Lake Conroe

Chloe - All of your ideas are wonderful!  (I may have to borrow one)

Dec 08, 2012 09:50 AM
Eric Crane -- Your Full Service, Discount Fee RealtorĀ®
DPR Realty LLC - Gilbert, AZ
Greater Metro Phoenix Arizona

Hi, Chloe -- there are some wonderful gift ideas there!  thanks for sharing that list and have a wonderful Holiday Season, eric ^0-0^

Dec 08, 2012 10:35 AM
Christine McDaniel
Christine McDaniel Realty, LLC - Avon, IN
Broker Associate

Good ideas Chloe.  The detailed car cleaning is a perfect gift the the busy real estate agent.

Dec 08, 2012 11:32 AM