Features November 2020

Holiday Gift Guide: A Few Of Our Favorite Things

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The holiday season is upon us which means it’s gift giving season. This year, we wanted to give our readers some ideas for anyone on your holiday wish list.

In November and December, we will share a look at some of our favorite finds. Whether it’s a stocking stuffer, gift for family, friend or colleague – we have some cool ideas to share with you!

Gifts for Kids

Disney Brio

The maker of quality toys for over 135 years had added some classic Disney magic into their railway universe with the launch of a new line of Disney trains. Available exclusively on Amazon, the sets feature cute retro-designs that bring Mickey and his friends into the world of BRIO railway.


Whether looking for “The Child” bluetooth speaker for a resident Star Wars fanatic or a Trolls World Tour DJ Trollex Party Mixer for a Troll-obsessed child, eKids has a cast of characters to suit all this Holiday. Everything from speakers to Bluetooth headsets designed especially with kids in mind. Available online at retailers including Best Buy and Amazon.


Tech Made Easy! LINGO is a self-paced, STEM-based, home-learning, coding kit that enables teens and older to enhance their STEM skills in a fun and engaging way by building a back-up sensor for an autonomous car (think Tesla) and the code to make it work. Available online.

Stomp Rockets

Great fun way to encourage hands on, STEM learning for kids. Fun for the whole family and a great way to learn and play at the same time! Available online and major retailers.

Lifestyle Gifts for Everyone


Amazing personalized gifts for the pet lover on your list! Petsies comes in a variety of options like pillows, keychains, socks & more! They also offer the coolest thing ever – designing a personalized stuffed animal that looks JUST like your pet. You simply share photos and answer a few questions about the pet and the design team keeps you updated throughout the whole process. Very cool gift idea for any pet loving friend or family you need a gift for! 


Tis the season for holiday fun and that often means matching pajama sets! Shinesty offers a wide variety of holiday-related pajama and clothing options as well as some for everyday wear as well. Party outfits, holiday celebrations, patriotic wear and more! Available online.

Dune Jewelry & Co

Dune Jewelry & Co is a woman-owned small business founded in 2010 by kitchen table entrepreneur Holly Daniels Christensen, a wife and a mom of two young daughters. The company creates Experiential Jewelry & beautiful picture frames by handcrafting personalized, custom designs using sand and natural elements from thousands of memorable and iconic locations around the world. Perfect gift idea for the sentimental friend or family on your gift list.

Everyday California Corningstone Sweats

Perfect for lounging around the house or a casual get together with friends, Everyday California’s Corningstones feature a flattering tailored slim fit and luxurious French Terry fabric. They feel like a luxury hotel robe was transformed into the softest pair of sweatpants you’ve ever worn.


These amazing bracelets come in a variety of designs. Perfect gift for everyone in our life and even includes some fun designs from Disney, Marvel and Star Wars. These affordable bracelets are a great gift for under the tree or stocking stuff this holiday season. Lokai believe in giving back and they 10% of net profits have been donated to over 20 different charity partners.

Well Told

Distinctive, well-made goods and gifts that tell a story and inspire you to live memorably. These personalized designs are not only beautifully made, they are a thoughtful and memorable gift for anyone on your list. Give the gift that they will remember for a lifetime! Different designs and products available online.

Refried Apparel

This sustainable fashion company “Upcycles” old pro and college jerseys and turns them into one-of-a-kind jerseys, dresses and duffel bags. Fun, sustainable and a great gift. They are the official “up cycling” partner with the NFL & MLB.


This smart water bottle is the perfect gift for the whole family. HidrateSpark is a revolutionary smart water bottle that tracks your water intake and lights up to remind you to drink through the HidrateSpark app. The app is calculated daily to give you accurate hydration and calculates a custom hydration goal daily based on factors in your life, like height, weight, sex and elevation.

Beauty & Wellness

Indigo Collagen

A stocking-sized gift to you can feel good getting and giving, keeping your spirits high and body healthy through the holidays. Pure, unflavored and protein-packed, Indigo Marine Collagen mixes easily with everything!


Skinuva Scar provides fantastic results in minimal time. It is backed by science and uses highly selective Growth Factors which are shown to be twice as effective as silicone cream from our clinical trials. Skinuva Bright is a physician-designed brightening product that has been shown to reduce the appearance of hyperpigmentation such as dark spots and discoloration on the face and body.


Premium microdermabrasion crystals preferred by leading dermatologists and aesthetic skin care professionals. They are made from 99.55% pure white aluminum oxide, sourced from clean environments, and sorted by their purity, texture, and color for optimal but gentle abrasion without damaging the skin. 


Great stocking stuffer idea! Standard hair ties break, stretch out, rip hair, and give us headaches. Introducing TELETIES, an all-in-one hair tie that doubles as a stylish stackable bracelet. It’s the ultimate replacement to the traditional hair tie or headband.


This vegan probiotic skincare helps you love the skin you are in. The products are made with clean, good for you ingredients and are they are all vegan. These everyday use skincare products are a great addition to any stocking this season or thoughtful gift under the tree.

Hush & Hush

Hush & Hush vitamins and supplements are clinical beauty supplements rooted in science and. Help users target poor nutrition, environmental damage and skin changes, dull, thinning hair and stress and lack of sleep.

Food & Drink Gifts

Cask & Kettle Hot Coffee Cocktails

These are the ONLY hard coffee cocktail on the market. They allow users to make the perfect coffee-house quality hard coffee at home with a home brewer or just hot water. Everything you need is in the pod – including the alcohol – making them portable as well as tasty.

Manuka Honey

Three Peaks Manuka Honey is sourced from the volcanic central plateau of New Zealand’s remote North Island. Bees work in harmony with nature to create the finest honey that New Zealand has to offer.

Exau Olive Oil

This award winning olive oil is a Black woman-owned company and one of only two Black woman olive oil producer in the world. This olive oil is unique because they produce their own oils and sell directly to customers in the U.S. It allows them to truly connect with consumers and help them understand our industry and products better.

Red Chocolate

Delicious chocolate without all the guilt! Red Chocolate is 50% less calories, KETO friendly, Weight Watchers friendly, no added sugar and more! What these aren’t lacking is flavor – curbing any chocolate desires and cravings you might have.


This is the first sparkling water made with USDA organic fruit juice. It comes in four different flavors including Ingenious Apple, Remarkable Raspberry, Brilliant Orange and Simply Sparkling. Delicious and great for all ages!

Genesee Protein Bars

These protein bars offer a healthy and delicious option for nutrition, fuel, and recovery. Each delicious protein bar is packed with 20 grams of plant-based protein, 5 milligrams of CBD, and boasts a healthy take on popular flavors like Chocolate Peanut Butter Crispy and Cookies n’ Cream.

Bougie Bakes

Bougie Bakes are made with clean ingredients and are gluten-free, sugar-free, dairy-free and all mini-muffins are vegan. There are a variety of flavors of cookies, brownies, blondies, muffins and more. A great, healthy alternative for the whole family to eat, despite any dietary restrictions or age.

Revival Food Co.

This craft almond butter company was founded by a mom of three. They are made with pure ingredients, no added sugars and comes in deliciously fun flavors like Cacao + Coconut and Chai. These are great stocking stuffers, gifts for teachers, or addition to a foodie basket filled with yummy treats.

Stay tuned for our upcoming gift guide in December where we will offer additional holiday gifting ideas – including for our pets!

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