ANA’s Guide to Practical Christmas Gifts for Less than $20

ANA’s Guide to Practical Christmas Gifts for Less than $20

Alison Pask has put together this basic guide to help you find healthy and affordable Christmas gifts .

Create your own homemade voucher by giving the gift of time.  This could be for:

  • babysitting
  • gardening
  • lawn mowing
  • washing the car
  • mending
  • doing the groceries
  • A homemade  dinner delivered

Here are a few gift ideas to consider

  • A magazine
  • A  sunhat
  • A skipping rope
  • A beach towel
  • A fun outdoor game such as pole tennis
  • Fresh herbs in pots, buy one or a few depending on your budget
  • Garden equipment such as a pair of gloves or a weeding tool
  • A sharp knife for the kitchen
  • A special tea blend for a tea lover
  • A new coffee mug or teacup
  • A fruit tree or chilli plant
  • A new water bottle or keep cup
  • A reusable lunch bag or beeswax wrap
  • Vegetable or herb seedlings
  • Food choices could include:
    • olive oil
    • mustard
    • pickles or relish
    • curry mix
    • dried herb mixes
    • spices such as cumin seed or paprika
    • fresh nuts
    • peanut butter
    • Homemade crackers
    • Balsamic vinegar